TNA VICTORY ROAD: Mr. Anderson vs. RVD (#1 Contenders)
#1 Contenders Match for the TNA Championship
Mr. Anderson vs. Rob Van Dam
Anderson with a shoulder block and the two exchange holds early on. More back and forth action between the two. Anderson botches RVD’s leap over his head. Anderson yells to the crowd, “I meant to do that!” Anderson with right hands to RVD in the corner and then chokes him with his boot. RVD with a springboard kick to the face and follows that with a Rolling Thunder. RVD drops Anderson over the steel ring barricade. RVD jumps up on the ring apron, jumps to drop his leg and Anderson moves causing RVD’s leg to bounce right off the steel ring barricade. Anderson then throws the legs of RVD off the steel ring post. Anderson with a big dropkick to the leg of RVD and then trips him up as well. RVD counters a Mic Check. The two start exchanging right hands. They brawl to the outside and Anderson hits RVD with a Mic Check on the entrance ramp. The referee starts the count. The referee gets to 10 and calls for the bell.
Match Result: Double Countout
After the match, Mr. Anderson and Rob Van Dam argue with the referee to give them more time. Taz said to tune in this Thursday on Impact to find out the status of the #1 contendership.
A video plays of Jeff Hardy talking about losing his TNA Championship to Sting. Hardy said he is prepared and will bring everyone back to reality tonight.
A video package runs highlighting Sting’s career.
* Sting defending the TNA Championship against Jeff Hardy is up next to close the show.