TNA HARDCORE JUSTICE: Mr. Anderson vs. Bully Ray
Aug 7, 2011 - by Adam Martin
Mr. Anderson vs. Bully Ray
During his entrance, Bully Ray walked back up the ramp and found a hiding spot near the top. Anderson had his entrance and called for his mic. Ray walked behind him and Anderson let everyone know that he was aware Ray was behind him. Anderson drops Ray and they start brawling down the ramp. Anderson tosses Ray into the steel barricade and then back first into the side of the ring. Anderson starts choking Ray with his shirt. When they enter the ring, the referee calls for the bell and the match has officially started. Ray with a quick clothesline on Anderson. Ray with headbutts into the chest of Anderson and follows with a big chest chop. Ray yells at Anderson to fight back as he lands another big chop. Ray with a big jab. The crowd starts cheering on Anderson. Anderson with right hands. Ray catches Anderson with a big elbow. Another chop by Ray that he follows with a big vertical suplex. Anderson counters a full nelson attempt into a DDT. Both exchange right hands. Anderson with shoulder block attempts and Ray doesn’t go down. Anderson with a clothesline that finally drops Ray. Anderson with a big spin kick to the head of Ray after Ray countered a Mic Check attempt. Anderson off the second rope and Ray catches him with a cutter in mid-air. Anderson gets a shoulder up after two. Ray grabs his chain and wraps it around his wrist. Anderson gets Ray on his shoulders, but seems to lose his footing and falls back into the ropes. Ray rolls out when Anderson goes back up top yelling, “Screw you!” Anderson hits Ray on the back on the ramp and tosses him back in the ring. Anderson sees Ray’s chain and picks it up. The referee takes it away allowing Ray to low blow Anderson. Ray rolls up Anderson for the win.
Winner: Bully Ray
Backstage, Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff are yelling at Abyss. Bully Ray walks up after his match proud of what he did. He asks if they saw it. Hogan says they weren’t watching because they were taking care of business back here. Hogan, Bischoff and the rest of Immortal walk off telling Abyss to stay behind.
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