TNA Bound for Glory Coverage: World Heavyweight Championship Match
Oct 20, 2013 - by Michael Riba
TNA World Heavyweight Championship No Disqualification Match: Bully Ray (c) (w/Brooke) vs. A.J. Styles
Ray backs Styles into the corner and then yells at Styles for being scared and tells him that he doesn’t belong in the ring. Ray delivers a scoop slam to Styles. Ray drops Styles with a short clothesline. Styles comes back and sends Ray off the ropes and delivers a huge dropkick. Styles goes after Ray and locks n the Calf Killer. Garett Bischoff appears on the ramp and Styles goes after him. Ray gets the hammer as Styles sends Bischoff on his was. Ray goes to swing the hammer, but Styles kicks Ray’s arm and Ray drops the hammer. Styles grabs the hammer, but Ray delivers a chop and Styles drops the hammer to the floor. Ray chops Styles again and mocks Hulk Hogan. Styles comes back and he and Ray exchange right hands, but Ray gets the upper hand and drops Styles with a clothesline. Styles comes back and delivers a dropkick to Ray’s knee and Ray falls to the mat. Styles goes up top, but Knux gets into the ring. Styles jumps off onto Knux, but Knux catches him and delivers a chokeslam. Ray goes for the cover, but Styles kicks out at two. Ray goes to chokeslam Styles, but Styles ducks and Ray hits Knux. Styles rolls up Ray, but only gets a two count. Styles gets caught up in the ropes, and Ray kicks him to the chest and sends him down to the floor. Ray goes out after him and grabs the hammer. Ray goes to hit Styles with the hammer, but Styles kicks him in the back of the head. Styles picks up the hammer, but then tosses it aside. Styles places Ray on the table and goes to the top rope. Styles dives off, but Ray moves and Styles crashes through the table. Taz hands Ray the box cutter, and Ray begins cutting the ring cover away from the ring. Ray exposes the wood underneath the ring cover and stomps on it. Ray calls for someone to come out from the back and Dixie Carter comes out and Ray looks confused. Dixie asks for a chair and then she hands it to Ray. Styles slingshots into the ring and hits the chair into Ray’s face. Styles connects with a Springboard 450 Splash and goes for the cover, but Dixie gets in Earl Hebner’s face and keeps him from making the three count. Styles goes for the Styles Clash, but Ray back-body drops him onto the exposed wood. Ray goes for the cover, but Styles kicks out at two. Ray hits Styles with the steel chair while he is still down on the exposed part of the ring. Ray goes for the power bomb, but Styles counters and delivers the Pele Kick. Styles goes up top and goes for the Spinal Tap. He connect and gets the pin fall.
Winner and new TNA World Heavyweight Champion: A.J. Styles.
Bound for Glory comes to a close with Dixie Carter freaking out and A.J. Styles celebrating his victory in the ring and then in the crowd.