DESTINATION X: Kid Kash vs. Mason Andrews
Jul 8, 2012 - by Adam Martin
X Division Title Tournament
Kid Kash vs. Mason Andrews
Kash with some big chops to Andrews on the outside. Kash sends Andrews right into the steel ring post and then throws him back in the ring. Kash puts his foot on the chest of Andrews for a cover and Andrews gets a shoulder up after two. Kash mounts Andrews with some big right hands. Andrews with a series of dropkicks that drop Kash. Andrews with a close roll up. Kash drops Andrews across the top rope. Kash with some big shots to the face of Andrews. Kash with repeated big rights. Kash flips off the crowd and drops an elbow. Kash with big kicks to the chest of Andrews and then locks up his left arm. Kash with a huge chop to Andrews and follows with a kick that sends him to the floor. Kash misses with a springboard moonsault from the top turnbuckle when Andrews gets his knees up. Andrews with a back elbow, clothesline and dropkick combo. Andrews with a dropkick from the top that barely catches Kash. Andrews with a high knee that drops Kash right away. Kash with a knee of his own. Kash goes for another big knee when Andrews avoids it and rolls up Kash for the pinfall.
Winner: Mason Andrews
Mike Tenay notes that Mason Andrews is the first person to quality for the Ultimate X match later tonight to crown a new TNA X Division Champion. We see a replay of the finish. Back live, Kid Kash can't believe it. Andrews throws up his arm in celebration.
Backstage, Christy Hemme is with Samoa Joe. She wants his prediction for the main event. Joe picks Austin Aries. They look at the Bound for Glory Series Standings. Joe is #2 with 27 points. Kurt Angle, his opponent tonight, is #4 with 20 points. Joe said he sees the road paved for his World Championship with this series. He said tonight Angle isn't a Gold Medalist – he is 10 points. Joe said he will make him tap out and beat him by any means necessary.