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Welcome to GFW Destination X and we kick things off with knockouts action as champion Sienna defends her GFW Knockouts Championship against Gail Kim
GFW KNOCKOUTS CHAMPIONSHIP: SIENNA VS GAIL KIM
Sienna takes a swing at Kim but Kim ducks and hits an arm breaker. Kim takes Sienna over with a head scissors. Kim attempts a crucifix but Sienna fights it off. Kim transitions into a reverse DDT. Kim sets up Eat Defeat but Sienna hightails it out of the ring. Kim follows and hits a 619 on the ring post. Kim tries to DDT Sienna but Sienna picks up Kim and flapjacks her on the ring steps.
Sienna with a kick to Gail and mounted punches. Gail is whipped into the corner and Sienna connects with a clothesline. Sienna with a submission hold on Gail, picks Gail up. Irish whip and Gail rolls through with a roll up for the two count.
Clothesline by Sienna and a nearfall. Sienna picks Gail up and delivers a backbreaker followed by a fallaway slam. Another nearfall. Sienna sits Gail on the top rope. Series of right hands to Gail and Sienna hooks Gail up for a superplex but it's blocked by Gail who delivers a powerbomb from the top rope.
Dirnns middrd with a clothesline. An exchange of punches and Gail with a running knee. Sienna with an irish whip but Gail connects with a kick and crossbody off the ropes. Chokehold by Sienna as she rolls through for a nearfall. Canadian Backbreaker by Sienna but Gail counters with the Eat Defeat. KM up on the apron gets nailed by a right hand. Taryn Terell slides in the ring and lays Gail Kim out allowing Sienna to cover her for the three count
The winner of the match and still GFW Knockouts Champion: Sienna
(due to technical issues the above match was sourced by Wrestlezone.com)_
Bruce Prichard is in the ring and says despite the past issues GFW has had this year has been great but next year will be even better and then reads an announcement regarding former GFW Champion Alberto El Patron. And now, GFW finds themselves without a champion and so it falls on Prichard's shoulders to rectify the situation and a company is only as good as its champion and with his status he can revert the GFW Championship back to its former titleholder and introduces the new GFW Global Champion Bobby Lashley
Lashley's music plays but instead of Lashley we are graced by Jim Cornette's prescence. Cornette says if anyone knows about corporate its him and Prichard says he doesn't know who called Cornette but no one is higher than Prichard and calls security down to the ring to remove Cornette
Cornette says he'll leave after he says what he needs to say and tells Prichard he's not his boss but he's arrogant and always pushing his own agenda and proceeds to fire Prichard. Prichard says Cornette can't fire him and Cornette says he just did
Cornette then says Alberto did not relinquish the title he was stripped and from this day forward everyone is going to have to earn everything they get. No one is going to be handed anything and he's not giving anyone the GFW Championship. Next week, 20 of the biggest stars on the roster are going to fight in a 20 man gauntlet and whoever wins will prove that he earned the gold. LAX make their way out to the ring as we go to commercial
We're back and Konnan is right up in Cornette's face saying they changed one lying cracker for another one. He shouldn't have to jump through hoops to get his title shot, but Cornette says this is the decision corporate made. Konnan doesn't trust him, and Cornette should watch out ofr this silent tsunami. Low Ki says he can respect Cornette's position, but he smells fear. Cornette says he feels for Low Ki more than anyone, but the situation is out of his hands. But what he will do since Low Ki is getting screwedmost by this, he can enter the gauntlet at #20, and if Low Ki is as good as he thinks he is, he can win. LAX surrounds Cornette, and he says if anyone lays a hand on him, they'll be spending the night in jail. Konnan says Boricuas run the pen here in Orlando, and they could get a cup of soup and a honey bun for his ass in jail, but Cornette says he may be a cracker, but he's no liar, and he may not like what Cornette says, but he can believe it. Cornette leaves, and Konnan says not to doublecross him.
ISHIMORI VS DEZMOND XAVIER
Borash and Mathews put over both Ishimori and Xavier to begin the match. Xavier looks like he’s in incredible shape, and has more muscle tone than he did at the last set of tapings. Borash said both men were best in the world when it comes to conditioning. Ishimori dropped Xavier on his knee. Borash plugged the addition of the Global Wrestling Network, which sounds like a WWE Network type platform. Borash also plugged a new Impact channel on Pluto TV. Ishimori and Xavier were mat wrestling, which Mathews said was a surprise. Ishimori hit double knees in the chest. Borash sent GFW’s thoughts and prayers to Ric Flair. Xavier hit a cutter. Borash said Xavier wants a title shot and Ishimori wants the prestige of bringing the Super X Cup trophy back to Japan.
Ishimori and Xavier traded forearm strikes and then Xavier hit a dropkick. Xavier went to the top rope but missed a 450, landing on his feet. Ishimori got up and sidekicked Xavier. Ishimori hit a springboard kick. Ishimori hit a believable near fall after he hit a springboard off the ropes. Ishimori dropped Xavier on his knees and then went to the top rope and hit a 450 splash but Xavier kicked out for a believable near fall. Xavier kicked Ishimori in the back of the head and then landed a spinning heel kick for the win.
The winner of the match: Dezmond Xavier
Post Match: Xavier looked emotional as Brian Hebner raised his hand. Xavier was presented with the trophy but he sort of ignored it at first, helping Ishimori to his feet before he would accept the trophy. Ishimori shook Xavier’s hand and said thank you before rolling out and allowing Xavier to be interviewed by Borash. Borash said this was the biggest win of Xavier’s career. “This … this is a moment I will never forget,” Xavier said. “This is also a moment that everyone else will not as well. Whoever is the X Division champion by the end of the night, just know that I, Dezmond Xavier, am coming for that X Division Championship
X-DIVISION CHAMPIONSHIP: TREVOR LEE VS SONJAY DUTT
Early in the match, Dutt hit a hurricanrana to the fan’s applause. Lee rolled to the outside and grabbed the first ladder but Dutt cut him off on the outside. Lee was able to fight off Dutt and throw him back into the ring. Lee rested the ladder on the apron and Dutt executed a baseball slide into the ladder, sending it into Lee’s face. Dutt hit an impressive springboard moonsault to the outside. With the ladder set up in the ring, Lee threw Dutt into the corner. Lee dropped Dutt onto the ladder.
Back from the break, Lee is climbing the ladder and he almost grabbed the belt but Sonjay stopped him. Lee hit a standing double stomp to Dutt’s face. Lee rolled to the outside and grabbed a table from under the ring and set it up in the corner. Lee tried to belly-to-back suplex Dutt through the table but he blocked it and then hit a tornado DDT. Dutt grabbed the table and set it upright in the ring. Dutt put Lee on the table and climbed to the top rope but Lee rolled off the table and cut off Dutt. Lee tossed Dutt over the table. Dutt charged him and Lee hit a big elbow strike. Lee grabbed a second ladder and tossed it into the ring. Lee tried to climb the ladder but Dutt grabbed his ankle. Lee set up the second ladder inside the first ladder, resting the other end on the second rope to create a platform. Dutt set Lee up on the platform ladder and hit a diving cross body, which sent Lee off the ladder and he rolled to the floor. Dutt was about to win the title but Caleb Konley hit the ring and powerbombed Dutt through the table in the ring. Borash said that they are two North Carolina boys. Petey Williams hit the ring and took out Konley. Lee threw the ladder at Dutt, who was on the apron, knocking him to the floor. Lee set up the ladder and climbed for the title but Dutt climbed to the apron and springboarded himself onto the ladder. Dutt then knocked Lee off the ladder and on top of a ladder that was laying on the ring canvas. Dutt then grabbed the belt for the win.
The winner of the match: Sonjay Dutt
Post Match: Petey Williams celebrated from the top of the ramp
OVE VS JASON CADE AND ZACHARY WENTZ
Borash explained who OVE was. Borash said he saw them beat the Young Bucks in the ECW Arena. Right at the opening bell, Wentz hit a huge new on Jake. Wentz chopped Jake in the corner but Jake came back and tried for a fireman’s carry. Jake hit Wentz with a huge kick to the face and he tagged in Dave, who hit a dive off the top rope. Cade was tagged in and he was immediately double-teamed. Dave hit a pump kick. Wentz tagged in and charged Jake, who hit a huge kick to the face. Jake hit a right hand and then superkicked Cade off the top rope. OVE hit a double kick for the win.
BOBBY LASHLEY VS MATT SYDAL
Sydal zips around Lashley and fires kicks at Lashley's legs, but Lashley rolls right over Sydal with a shoulderblock. Sydal hits a leaping enziguiri, but Lashley hits a crossbody for 2. Sydal gets a Frankensteiner with a double leg cradle for 2, then lays Lashley out with a series of kicks. Lashley botches a powerbomb, so he hauls Sydal back up to hit a Frankensteiner, which I assume is what they planned to do. Sydal hits a standing moonsault, but Lashley kicks out before even a 1.
We're back, and Lashley whips Sydal into the barricade right in front of his buddies, and high fives them as he stands on Sydal's throat. Lashley whips Sydal from corner to corner, each ttime Sydal hits hard enough to shake the entire ring. Lashley covers for 2, then hits a charging spear in the corner. Lashley puts the boots to Sydal and unloads with right hands before choking him on the middle rope. Lashley with a big velayed vertical suplex, one handed for several seconds, then drops Sydal and sets for the spear. Sydal dodges the spear, ducks a clothesline, and lays Lashley out with a leg lariat. Sydal counters a powerslam attempt into a DDT for 2. Sydal goes to the top, Lashley is up and goes up top with him, Sydal blocks and knocks Lashley into the ring and connects with a double kneestrike off the top for 2. Sydal with a kick to the ribs, another to the head, and he comes off the ropes...right into a spinebuster from Lashley for 2. Lashley powers Sydal up into a powerslam for 2. Lashley nearly puts Sydal through the mat with a Dominator, but only gets 2. Lashley goes to the floor for a chair, the ref takes it from him when he brings it back into the ring, Lashley grabs it back, and Sydal spinkicks the chair into Lashley's face. Sydal quickly drags Lashley to the corner, goes to the top, hits the Sydal Press...and lands on Lashley's knees. Lashley goes for the spear, Sydal sidesteps and rolls Lashley up
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