Two nights ago, Total Nonstop Action Wrestling presented its Turning Point pay per view. Tonight, it is giving us their next two weeks of television. How will the company build on the pay per view and the Six Sides of Hell match between Triple X and America’s Most Wanted?
Before the tapings began, Raven came out on the Stage of Heelish Impact with a steady cameraman for something and then went back down the Chute of Heelish Impact.
Out next was Jimmy Hart to welcome the people in attendance to Impact, and then he was followed out by Jeremy Borash. Borash introduced the two announce teams, and making his return to the pre-show introduction was ‘The Franchise’ Shane Douglas.
Impact Results for December 10, 2004:
Match Number One: Mikey Batts versus Christopher Daniels. Batts with an arm bar, but Daniels with a punch to Batts. Batts with a couple arm drags. Batts tries for a monkey flip, but he slips. Daniels punches and kicks Batts. Daniels with an STO and then a kick to Batts’ head. Daniels has Batts up for a suplex, but drops him on his knee. Daniels with a knee and a kick to Batts. Batts with punches to Daniels. Daniels catches a cross body attempt by Batts and turns it into a back breaker. Daniels slams Batts and hits a springboard seated moonsault. Daniels with a hard Irish Whip, and then Daniels mocks the crowd’s chants for Batts. Daniels with shoulders in the corner. Batts with a missile drop kick. Daniels and Batts bump heads and both go down. Batts with a jumping leg lariat. Batts with a gourdbuster on Daniels. Batts tries for a wheelbarrow into a bulldog, but Daniels pushes him off and hits an inverted STO. The crowd chants for the BME, but Daniels says that he will not do it, but decided to consider it. Instead Daniels hits the Angel’s Wings for the three count in about 5:00. After the match, Daniels gives Batts a Roll the Dice before leaving the ring.
We go to the back where Diamond Dallas Page is on the phone and walking. He walks by Hall and Nash who stop him and they talk about some things. Page talks about how he won his match while Hall and Nash were on the losing end of their match at Turning Point.
Shane Douglas is in the back with Team Canada and they talk about their success from Turning Point and how they have won back the tag titles and kept the X Division title.
Match Number Two: Michael Shane and Frankie Kazarian (with Traci Brooks) versus America’s Most Wanted. Shane and Kazarian go after America’s Most Wanted as the match begins and they focus their attack on Harris. Harris fights them off and hits a bulldog on Kazarian followed by a clothesline on Shane. Kazarian holds the ropes on an Irish Whip, but Harris sees Shane coming from behind and punches him. Kazarian with a knee to Harris followed by kicks to his injured ribs. Shane and Kazarian make some quick tags while working on the ribs. Harris tries to escape, but it no use as Shane slams Harris and then Kazarian with a leg drop from the apron onto the ribs while Shane holds Harris. Kazarian has Harris in an Abdominal Stretch. Storm tries to get in the ring, but the ref keeps him out. Shane helps Kazarian gain an advantage, and then Traci helps out. Harris finally escapes with a hip toss, but Frankie with a drop toe hold and then a phantom tag while the ref is dealing with Storm. Shane with a knee drop to the ribs. Shane and Kazarian with a double gut breaker followed by a leg drop by Shane. Kazarian with punches to Harris, but Harris fights them off again. Kazarian with a bicycle kick on Harris. Shane with a snap mare followed by an arm bar. Harris with a jumping clothesline on Shane. Storm and Shane make the tags and Storm cleans house. Storm with a power slam on Kazarian. Storm sends Shane into Kazarian in the corner and then Storm tries a rollup on Shane, but Shane rolls through and tries for the rollup. Kazarian with a blockbuster, but Harris with a cross body from the top on Kazarian. Shane with a clothesline on Harris. Shane and Kazarian try for Extreme Domination, but Storm with a super kick on Shane. Harris with a spinebuster on Kazarian. Harris hits the Death Sentence on Kazarian for the three count at 6:17. After the match, Frankie thinks that he won the match so he was looking for the ref to raise his hand.
We see a video from Monty Brown’s match with Jeff Jarrett from last Friday’s Impact.
Match Number Three: Glen Gilberti versus Monty Brown. Before the match, Gilberti attacks Brown before he can take off his leopard print jacket. Gilberti with punches. Gilberti with an Irish Whip on the jacket. Monty with the POUNCE for the three count at 28 seconds.
After the match, Monty Brown did an interview with Mike Tenay at ringside and he talked about how he was going to become the World Champion when he gets another match with Jeff Jarrett.
We have Jeff Jarrett come to the ring and he has something to say instead of wrestle. He says that regardless of what happened during the match on Sunday, he is still the NWA World Champion, and he will continue to be the champion. He then says that he has beaten them all. He mentions Hulk Hogan, Sting, and others. He then says that he will not defend the title at Final Resolution. From out of nowhere, Dusty Rhodes came out of the Chute of Facial Impact and told Jarrett that he was in charge, and that Jarrett will be wrestling at Final Resolution. Dusty also tells Jarrett that he will be defending the title next week on Impact. During this segment, Dusty cut off Jeff a number of times.
We see a video package from the Raven and Diamond Dallas Page match at Turning Point.
Page is in the back with Shane Douglas and from out of nowhere, Raven appears. He talks about Page and Erik Watts and something that Page does not know about Watts.
We then see Raven with Erik Watts and Raven tells Watts that he talked to Page, and Watts was surprised. Watts walks away and Raven has an evil look on his face.
Match Number Four: Hector Garza versus A.J. Styles (apparently a Number One Contenders match). Garza and Styles shake hands at the start of the match. Garza with a go behind but Styles with a standing switch. Garza with an arm drag on Styles followed by one from Styles. Styles drops Garza over the top rope to the floor and then he hits a Phenomenal Tope to the floor. Styles throws Hector back into the ring. Styles slams Garza and then he hits the Phenomenal Knee Drop. Garza with a punch to Styles. Styles with the Phenomenal Drop Kick for a two count. Styles with a forearm to Garza followed by a side slam. Styles slams Garza and then has him in an STF with crossface while Styles bridges. Styles with forearms. Styles tries for the Styles Clash, but Garza makes it to the ropes. Garza sends Styles over the top rope to the floor. Garza with a baseball slide to Styles outside the ring. Garza rolls Styles back in the ring and kicks him in the ribs. Garza with a punch. Styles sends Garza onto the apron and then he goes up top. Styles charges at the corner, but Garza flips over and rolls through. Garza with a Mexi-Bama Slam for a two count. Garza with a surfboard on Styles and he rolls Styles through twice. Garza tries for a moonsault, but he lands on Styles’ knees. Styles charges into the corner, but Garza moves. Styles with a springboard moonsault into an inverted DDT for a two count. Styles appears to go for a belly-to-back suplex, but turns it into a gourd buster. Styles goes up top for the Phenomenal Clothesline, but Garza with a drop kick and both men are down. Garza with a kick to Styles’ ribs. Garza tries for a Tornado DDT, but Styles puts him back on the top rope. Hector blocks a Styles punch with his boot, but Styles comes back with the Pele kick. Styles with a superplex, but both men try for a float over. The ref makes the three count and Garza is the winner at 9:00. After the match, Styles is shocked that he lost while the ref says that Garza got his shoulder up. Styles turns Garza around while he celebrates the victory and offers his hand to Garza. Garza shakes it as the first week of Impact ends.