Impact! for 3/18/05:
*NWA champion Jefff Jarrett is backstage with Monty Brown.
*TNA X-Division champion Christopher Daniels pinned Jerelle Clark. Daniels declared himself “Mr. TNA.”
*Kid Kash pinned Mikey Batts.
Backstage, 3 Live Kru were talking. Konnan doesn’t trust BG Jammes after Destination X.
*NWA Tag Team champions America’s Most Wanted & Dusti Rhodes defeated Chris Candido & The Naturals.
Mike Tenay interviewed NWA champion Jeff Jarrett & The Outlaw. The crowd chanted “Drop the belt.” They brought out Monty Brown and the crowd chanted, “You sold out.” The trio declared they would take over the world.
*Backstage, Dusty Rhodes said there would be two cage matches at Lockdown. Tracy Brooks and Trinity are both still his assistants.
*In his TNA in-ring debut, Shocker pinned David Young.
*Diamond Dallas Page & Sean Waltman (with Kevin Nash) defeated Buck Quartermaine and Lex Lovett. Nash called out Dusty Rhodes and demanded he & DDP & Waltman vs. Gunn & Jarrett & Brown at Lockdown in a Steel Cage.
Impact! for 3/25:
*Impact! began with a shot of Abyss and AJ Styles brawling in the back after Styles saved Tracy and Trinity from harassing them.
*Trytan pinned Buck Quartermaine with an F-5.
*Backstage, BG Jammes tried to talk to The Outlaw. They played up that Konnan doesn’t trust Jammes anymore.
*Shocker & Jeff Hardy defeated David Young & Lex Lovett.
*The Disciples of Destruction defeated Shark Boy & Cassidy Riley.
*Diamond Dallas Page called out Dusty Rhodes who made the six man tag Cage match official for the Lockdown PPV. They called it “Six Worlds of Steel.”
*Kevin Nash is jumped in the back by the heels.
*Backstage, Raven stops Jeff Hardy and tries to form a tag team with him, but Hardy blows him off.
Nuevo Gran Apollo defeated Sonny Siaki. Kash & Lance Hoyt come out and challenge them to a tag match.
*Backstage, Shane Douglas interviewed Dustin Rhodes. Scott D’Amore and Bobby Rude came out to build a singles match after Rude pinned Rhodes at Destination X.
*Phi Delta Slam vs. America’s Most Wanted went to no contest or a DQ ending after a number of run-ins by Team Canada and Dustin Rhodes.
Impact! For Friday 4/1:
*Abyss defeated Cassidy Riley. AJ Styles did commentary at ringside. After the match, Abyss went for the thumbtacks, which brought out Jef Hardy. Raven attacked Hardy, with Styles jumping into the fray.
*They officially announced Styles vs. Abyss as the second Six Sides of Steel match for the PPV
Primetime Elix Skipper won a four way, defeating Chris Sabin, Michael Shane (announced under that name), and Petey Williams. Sabin pinned Williams. Skipper pinned Michael Shane. Skipper pinned Sabin to become the top contender for the X-Division championship. Christopher Daniels did commentary and
Notes: Sean Waltman took what was called a “frightening” bump on his head while taking a backdrop, but was said to be walking around OK and “coherent” after his match….There are plans to produce a history package on Daniels and Skipper to air for hour three…TNA announced the next taping would be 4/5, taping another three weeks of TV….At this point, the Lockdown PPV looks to be Kevin Nash & DDP & Sean Waltman vs. Outlaw & Brown & Jarrett in a Cage, Abyss vs. Styles in a Cage, AMW & Rhodes vs. Team Canada, Raven vs. Hardy, and Daniels vs. Skipper for the X-Division championship.
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