DESTINATION X: AJ Styles vs. Christopher Daniels
Jul 8, 2012 - by Adam Martin
Last Man Standing Match
AJ Styles vs. TNA Tag Team Champion Christopher Daniels
The bell rings and Daniels bails to do some jumping jacks at ringside. When Daniels returns, he spits in the face of Styles and Styles responds with some big right hands. They brawl to the outside. Back in the ring, Daniels with a few headbutts. Styles responds with a big dropkick. Styles with a suplex sending Daniels directly into the corner pads. Daniels recovers and hits some big chops to Styles in the corner. Styles fights out and gives Daniels chops of his own. On the outside, Daniels rakes the eyes of Styles. Borash notes this is anything goes. Daniels sets up a steel chair in the ring. Styles leaps off the chair, but Daniels moves and Daniels drives the back of Styles over the chair. The chair is bent in half. Daniels gets in the face of a fan at ringside. Daniels with rights to Styles at ringside. Styles is busted open. Daniels then gives Styles a suplex over the mat floor. Daniels pulls the steel steps away from the ring and puts them on the side. Styles with a few comeback shots. Back in the ring, Daniels sends Styles into the corner with force. Daniels grabs the steel chair, but Styles kicks at the knee of Daniels to prevent the use of the chair. Styles then springboards off the ropes and splashes Daniels using the chair. Styles then grabs Daniels on the outside and launches him with force into the steel steps! That looked nasty. Daniels is now busted open. Daniels is now crawling up the entrance ramp. Styles with kicks to Daniels at the top of the ramp. Styles backs up, charges, Daniels charges and both connect with a double clothesline. Styles and Daniels exchange shots. Daniels counters a Styles Clash attempt on the ramp. Styles with a springboard inverted DDT from a steel railing at the top of the ramp taking down Daniels. The referee starts the count. The referee gets to 7. Kazarian then runs out and launches Styles off the ramp. The referee counts over Styles. The referee gets to 8 and Styles is back up using the guard railing. Daniels grabs a table from under the ring and sets it up under the entrance ramp. Daniels tosses Styles up on the ramp. Styles counters Angel's Wings sending Daniels into Kazarian. Styles with a Pele Kick. Styles with a Styles Clash off the ramp to the floor below crashing through a table! Both men are down. The referee starts the count. Referee is at 9. Styles is up. Referee reaches 10. Styles wins.
Winner: AJ Styles
After the match, the referee holds up the arm of a bloody AJ Styles. We see a replay of the finish of AJ Styles giving Christopher Daniels a Styles Clash from the ramp to the floor below through a table.
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