TNA HARDCORE JUSTICE: Mickie James (c) vs. Winter (TNA Knockouts Title)
Aug 7, 2011 - by Adam Martin
TNA Knockouts Championship
Mickie James (c) vs. Winter w/ Angelina Love
Winter with a quick rollup early. Mickie James works on the right leg of Winter wrenching back on it. Quick pin attempt by James that Winter breaks up. James with a dropkick to the knee of Winter and follows with a dropkick to the face. Winter is on the outside and James chases he around the ring. James dodges a clothesline attempt from Angelina Love and James hits her with a big right. Winter sends James face first into the steel ring post and then over the steel ring barricade landing with a thud. Love kicks James in the gut when she crawls near the ring. Winter tosses her back in the ring and drives knees into James’ ribs. Winter with big kicks to James in the corner. James with a head scissors takedown and a series of clotheslines on Winter. James drops Winter face first down on the mat and connects with Thesz Press from the top rope. Winter pulls the referee toward her and Love interferes dropping James. Winter covers James and gets a close two count. James with a rollup into a bridge for a two count. James with a torando DDT on Winter. Winter rolls out. Love tries to interfere again, but this time James drops her with a reverse neckbreaker. James tosses Winter back in the ring, but Winter spits red mist in her face. Winter drops down and covers James to get the pinfall.
Winner and NEW TNA Knockouts Champion: Winter
After the match, Mickie James rolls around yelling that she can’t see. Winter and Angelina Love head up the ramp smiling and celebrating the big win.
Backstage, Jeremy Borash is with the TNA X Division Champion Brian Kendrick. Kendrick talks about his victory tonight. Austin Aries walks up telling him to be quiet. He said tonight was unfair as it was Kendrick and Alex Shelley against him. Aries says he didn’t lose tonight because Kendrick pinned Shelley. He demands a rematch and tells Kendrick to go take a shower since he looks homeless.
* Crimson vs. Rob Van Dam in a Bound for Glory Series match is up next.