We see a video package of the history between Su Yung, Allie, and Tessa Blanchard, then we go to Alicia with Tessa Blanchard, who says she’s been under pressure her whole life to live up to the accomplishments of her grandfather, stepfather, and father. Being a great athlete or in a title match might be enough for some people, but being a Blanchard, that’s not enough unless you have something to show for it, and that means taking home the gold. So tonight with everyone watching it, she’s going to go out there and take it for herself.
Knockouts Title Match: Su Yung vs Allie vs Tessa Blanchard
Three way brawl starts us off, and Allie gets the advantage and hits a double senton on both opponents for 2. Allie ping pongs back and forth across the ring with corner clotheslines, then covers Su for 2. Su goes to the eyes to floor Allie, then puts the boots to her while we see that Kiera Hogan is outside the ring for some reason. Allie knocks Su off the apron, but the bridesmaids catch her and pop her right back onto the apron to stare Tessa down. Allie unloads on both of them with forearms, then springboards off Tessa’s back with another forearm that lays Su out on the apron. Tessa catches Allie with an Ace Crusher for 2. Tessa with an Indian deathlock on Allie, but Su comes in with a modified Royal Octopus hold on Tessa. The submission convention breaks up, Su crawls up the corner and gets a headscissors on Allie, and she goes to the top rope but Tessa picks her up in a press slam and tosses her down onto the bridesmaids. Allie goes after Tessa and suplexes her into the corner for 2. Su is back in with the mandible claw on Tessa, Allie superkicks Tessa into next week, then Su gets the mandible claw on Allie. Allie counters ot a lungblower, and Tessa quickly scoots in and rolls Allie up with a handful of tights for the win.
Winner and NEW Knockouts Champion: Tessa Blanchard
Tessa Blanchard is the new Knockouts Champions. An interviewer catches up with Tessa coming through the curtain backstage, and she says she exposed Allie for everything she said she was, and she took Su’s title and there isn’t a damn thing she can do about it. She is now the measuring stick, and if anyone wants to see how tough a diamond if, they can be her guest.
Kiera Hogan vs Alisha
Hogan and Alisha wrestled around for a bit at first and traded several roll-up pinning attempts for a series of two counts. Allie was at ringside cheering Hogan on as Alisha nailed a running boot to Hogan’s face. Alisha laid in some forearms in the corner and nailed a running elbow in the corner before she hit a neckbreaker for a two count.
Hogan hit a running dropkick to the corner and a running splash followed by a kick for a two count. Kiera kicked Alisha in the face again for another two count before Alish countered out of a suplex and drove Hogan to the mat for a two count of her own.
Alisha climbed to the top rope, but Hogan moved to cause Alisha to hit only the mat. Alisha hit a modified stunner for another two count before they both slowly got back to their feet. Alisha tried to get a submission hold on Hogan, but Kiera fought out. Then Hogan nailed a finisher for the win.
Winner: Kiera Hogan
Allie got in the ring and said she was proud of Kiera. She said she didn’t want to take away from her moment but there was something she had to get off her chest. Then Allie said Su Yung took away Madison Rayne, her best friend Rosemary and forced her into the darkness. Allie said it changed her and helped her see her purpose and that is to put an end to Yung.
The only problem is Allie has to keep looking over her shoulder for Tessa Blanchard. So next week Allie challenged Tessa and Su for a triple threat match for the Knockouts Championship.
Alicia is backstage with Kiera Hogan and Allie, who says this match with Su Yung tonight is about a lot more than the title. She’s done with the distractions, and Kiera says not to worry about the bridesmaids because she has Allie’s back. Allie promised nobody else is getting stuffed in that casket, and the only way she can do that is by ending Su Yung. This is for Madison, this is for Rosemary, and this is for her soul, because she made a promise, and now she intends to keep it.
Knockouts Champion Su Yung vs Allie
Su jumps Allie before the bell, but Allie turns it around and tears into Su, then takes her out with a crossbody. Allie with la magistral cradle for 2. then gets distracted by the bridesmaids, allowing Su to snap her neck down on the top rope and knock her to the floor. Su pulls her shirt off, convulses, and hits a somersault dive off the apron. Back into the ring where Su covers for 2. Su gouges at Allie’s face, then goes for a mandible claw while Josh and Don plug Swedish Dicks. Allie blocks a couple of shots, headbutts Su in the sternum, and gets knocked into next week by a palmstrike from Su. Allie comes back with a neckbreaker and a senton for 2, dropkicks Su into the corner, then dropkicks some of the bridesmaids off the apron, Kiera jumps off the apron to take out a couple of the bridesmaids, but the Undead Maid of Honor lays Kiera out. Allie hits a lungblower, but then Tessa Blanchard jumps in the ring and absolutely beats Allie into oblivion. She goes for the hammerlock DDT, but Su gets Tessa with the nasty mandible claw, allowing Allie to superkick Tessa into next week and then lay Su out with a Codebreaker.
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Allie and Kiera Hogan are backstage challenging Su Yung to a match next week, and Allie doesn’t care if it’s non-title as long as she brings her undead ass. Kiera says to bring all her bridesmaids, and even if Tessa Blanchard wants to get involved, she can come too.
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Su Yung and an Undead Bridesmaid vs Kiera Hogan and Allie
Kiera and Allie started taking out Bridesmaids as the blocked the ramp and then the match got started. Hogan hit a dive on the Bridesmaid as the other Undead Bridesmaids started to surround her. Allie hit a dive on the pack of Bridesmaids before coming in to double-team Su Yung with Hogan.
The Bridesmaid got the tag and hit Hogan from behind before throwing her across the ring. Yung got the tag after Hogan was softened up to continue the assault before the Bridesmaid took another tag. Hogan fought back and hit a dropkick to the Bridesmaid’s face before both Allie and Su took tags and Allie took control.
Allie went for a codebreaker but Su threw her down instead then Allie hit The Best Superkick Ever for a two count until the Bridesmaid broke up the pin. Su hit a Panic Switch on Hogan and Allie nailed a codebreaker on Su for the win.
Winners: Allie and Kiera Hogan
Allie had little time to celebrate because Tessa Blanchard jumped in the ring and nail Allie with a hammerlock DDT to lay her out.
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Su Yung & Undead Maid of Honor vs. Allie & Kiera Hogan Next Week
We have learned that next week we will see a Knockouts Tag Team Match as former Knockouts Champion Allie will team with Kiera Hogan to battle the current Knockouts Champion Su Yung and the Undead Maid of Honor.
Allie was placed in a coffin by Su Yung several months ago and Allie wants her revenge! Don’t miss this Knockouts Tag Team encounter next Thursday night on IMPACT Wrestling.
We see a video package of the Knockouts Title match from Slammiversary, then we go to Alicia with Allie, who feels responsible for what happened to both Rosemary and Madison Rayne. She is making a promise right now that she will stop Su Yung, even if she has to go it alone. Kiera Hogan comes in and says that she has Allie’s back, and they can go after Su together. Allie tells Su that her time has come.
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