Live TNA Victory Road PPV coverage: Tag Title Match
Mar 18, 2012 - by Adam Martin
TNA Tag Team Championships
Samoa Joe and Magnus (c’s) vs. Matt Morgan and Crimson
We start with Magnus and Matt Morgan. They circle and Crimson tags himself in. Morgan isn’t a fan of this move. Crimson drops Magnus with a clothesline. Magnus responds with one of his own. Tag to Joe who drops Crimson in the corner with a series of jabs and boots. Joe with a slap to the back, kick to the chest and then a big knee drop. Tag back to Magnus. Crimson is sent into the ropes, holds on and bails out. Crimson wants some time to recover when Morgan is begging for a tag. Crimson drops Magnus over the top rope and then runs in connecting with a clothesline. Crimson launches Magnus into the corner and follows with a swinging neckbreaker. Crimson with a big suplex on Magnus. Crimson with a quick spinebuster and another two count during a pinfall attempt. Magnus fires back with a jumping clothesline. Morgan is begging for the tag. Tag to Joe as Crimson tells Morgan he is fine. Crimson misses a splash from the corner as Joe easily walks off. Joe with a snap powerslam on Crimson. Morgan moves Crimson from the corner and tags himself in. Morgan with a high knee to Joe and clothesline to Magnus. Crimson tags himself back in. Morgan slaps and tags himself back in. Joe with an inverted atomic drop, Magnus with a kick to the face and Joe with a body splash for a close two count. Crimson jumped off the ring apron and yelled, “I’m the winner of this team. Not you.” Morgan responds with a loud, “F*ck you.” Morgan with a double clothesline on Joe and Magnus. Crimson with a big spear on Morgan. Joe with a kick to Magnus, throws him down in a snapmare and Magnus comes off the top rope with a flying elbow to get the pinfall.
Winners and still TNA Tag Team Champions: Samoa Joe and Magnus
After the match, we see a shot of Crimson yelling at Matt Morgan calling him a loser.
Backstage, Jeremy Borash apologizes for Eric Bischoff and said not much else could be said “that hasn’t been said backstage for over 20 years now.” Borash is with TNA Champion Bobby Roode. Roode said the talking and mind games are over with Sting. “Tonight Sting…I end your career,” added Roode. He also reminds James Storm that he has never beaten him and will prove next month at Lockdown…Storm walks up and gets in his face. Storm said at Lockdown they have a title match…but tonight he is looking for a fight. Roode walks off.
* Robbie E. is out now for this open challenge for the TNA TV Championship.