AGAINST ALL ODDS: Zema Ion vs. Jesse Sorensen
Feb 12, 2012 - by Adam Martin
#1 Contendership for the TNA X Division Championship
Zema Ion vs. Jesse Sorensen
Sorensen catches Ion with a big back drop and later with a suplex with a bridge for a two count. Ion is dumped to the outside and complains that his hair is ruined. Ion uses some hair spray as Sorensen attempts a series of pinfall attempts. Sorensen with a quick snap huricanrana. Ion takes a football away from a kid at ringside that Sorensen gave our earlier. Sorensen with a baseball slide into the back of Ion. Ion tosses Sorensen back in and connects with a missile dropkick from the top turnbuckle. Ion with a moonsault from the top turnbuckle to the outside taking out Sorensen. It looks like Ion caught his knees on the top of Sorensen’s head. The referee starts the count and reaches to 10. The referee backs up Ion, leaves the ring, checks on Sorensen and calls for the bell. TNA officials run out and start checking on Sorensen at ringside.
Winner via count out and the new #1 contender: Zema Ion
After the match, we see highlights leading to the finish. You can see on the replay that Ion’s knee came directly down on the top of Sorensen’s head appearing to knock him out legit. Borash and Tenay start killing time as officials continue to check on Sorensen. We then get another look at the spot from two different angles.
Backstage, Christy Hemme is with TNA Champion Bobby Roode. Roode said it is appropriate the name of tonight’s PPV is Against All Odds with the odds stacked against him tonight in the main event. He adds that despite the odds, he has been able to get the job done as TNA Champion for months now.
* TNA TV Champion Robbie E is on his way out to the ring for his open challenge.