Ring of Honor Results – (8/25/12)
Results by: Adam W. of WrestlingNewsWorld.com
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Welcome to this week’s Ring of Honor! The show starts off with highlights of last week’s show. Truth Martini recommends that Rhino face Kevin Steen for the World Championship. Eddie Edwards comes out to face Rhino, as he and Rhino are 1-1. Rhino takes the win after he spears Eddie Edwards through a table. We are welcomed to the show by Kevin Kelly and Nigel McGuinness. Tonight’s Main Event will be a Six-Man Mayhem Match to determine the #1 Contender for the Ring of Honor Television Championship. The participants include Roderick Strong, “The Prodigy” Mike Bennett, Jay Lethal, Tommaso Ciampa, “No Fear” Mike Mondo and TJ Perkins. The winner will face Adam Cole at Death Before Dishonor X for his Ring of Honor Television Championship on September 15th. First, we will begin the Tag Team Tournament to determine the new Ring of Honor World Tag Team Champions. Caprice Coleman and Cedric Alexander will face The Young Bucks.
Caprice Coleman and Cedric Alexander make their way to the ring. Matt and Nick Jackson make their way to the ring.
Ring of Honor World Tag Team Championship Tournament Qualifying Match: Caprice Coleman and Cedric Alexander vs. The Young Bucks (Matt and Nick Jackson)
Matt and Cedric start off the match, as Matt is dropped in a Drop Toe Hold. Cedric does a Frankensteiner, followed by a Sunset Flip Powerbomb. Cedric does another Frankensteiner, and tags Caprice. Caprice goes for a Springboard Senton, but is kneed in the back. Nick is tagged in the match. Caprice runs the ropes, as Nick is pinned. Kick out. Matt gets in the ring, and does a Dropkick to Caprice as Nick holds Caprice’s legs on the apron. Cedric tries getting in the ring, but is taken out of the ring. Caprice does three Northern Lights Suplexes to Nick. Pin, but a kick out. Caprice goes top rope, but Matt knocks Coleman off the top. Nick begins punching Caprice’s back, as he goes over to his corner.
Caprice goes for a Lariat, but Nick does a single legged Gutbuster. Matt gets in the ring, and hits a Rolling Neckbreaker. Matt is tagged, as he does a Backrake to a cornered Caprice. Coleman begins fighting back, but is thrown in the corner. Matt begins doing shoulders to the gut. Matt follows with a Suplex. Pin, but a kick out. Matt throws Caprice in the corner, and tags Nick. Nick does a Springboard Senton. Nick begins choking Caprice, but when the ref looks he begins doing push-ups. Matt is tagged again, but Caprice begins fighting back. Matt runs to Caprice, but gets kicked. Nick runs to him also, but is sent to the floor. Matt is kneed by a cornered Caprice. Coleman goes for a tag, but Nick pulls Cedric off the apron. Both Nick and Matt begin a double team, but Caprice does a Satilette DDT to Matt. Cedric is tagged, as he begins cleaning house, Cedric does an Enziguri to Nick, and goes for a Superkick to Matt. Nick gets on the apron, as Cedric knocks him to the floor. Cedric does a Plancha onto Nick. Cedric gets back in the ring, as he does a Facebuster to Matt. Caprice goes top rope, and does a Leg Drop. Pin, but a kick out. Caprice misses with a Frankensteiner on the top rope, as Matt does a Corkscrew Neckbreaker. Pin, but a kick out. Matt does a Bucklebomb as Nick hits an Enziguri. Nick goes top rope, but Caprice does a Frankensteiner. Cedric does a Splash for the win.
Winners and Qualifiers for the Tag Team Championships : Caprice Coleman and Cedric Alexander via pinfall
Caprice speaks of going into the semi-finals, and hopes to go into the finals and win the belts.
Charlie Haas calls Jim Cornette into the ring. Haas says the All Night Express have ruined the tag team division. Haas says he was beaten in the first place by a fluke. Jim goes to talk, but Haas tells him to shut up. Haas says they beat Rhett and Kenny within an inch of their lives. Shelton Benjamin attacked Kenny King with a chair, but got suspended. Then, Kenny jumped ship. Rhett Titus gets in the ring. He says if anyone has a right to be mad, it’s him. Rhett says Haas forgets that he pinned Charlie to win the belts in the first place. Haas beings yelling at Titus, saying Rhett ruined the division. Jim says they still have to choose their partners. Rhett says he will find a new tag team partner. Haas tells Rhett that he should chose him for his partner. Haas says after they win the belts, they will have a winner take all afterwards. Rhett says he doesn’t like Haas, but likes his idea. Rhett follows by saying he can’t wait to kick Haas’ a–.
Tadarius Thomas makes his way to the ring. QT Marshall makes his way to the ring.
“God’s Gift” QT Marshall vs. Tadarius Thomas
QT gets elbowed in the face after going for a kick. Thomas sweeps QT’s leg, but misses with a leg drop. QT and Thomas lock up, as QT is backed in the corner. Thomas locks in an Iron Octopus in the ropes. QT does a Body Slam, followed by an Elbow Drop. QT faints the third, and steps on Thomas’ neck. QT begins kicking Thomas’ gut, and locks in a Cravate. Thomas cartwheels out, but gets hit with a Lariat. QT does a Suplex, followed by a pin. QT locks in a Headlock, as Thomas gets out. Thomas runs the ropes, but is greeted with a Dropkick. Pin, but a kick out. Thomas chops QT, but Marshall punches him down. Thomas does a combo of kicks, as he elbows QT in the corner. Thomas follows with a Sling Blade. Pin, but a kick out. QT goes for a Chokeslam, as Thomas gets out with a kick to the temple. QT is locked in a Full Nelson, but QT runs into the ropes. Thomas has his neck snapped against against the ropes. QT follows with an Alabama Slam.
Winner: QT Marshall
- Kevin Steen speaks to Steve Corino about discovering Rhino. Kevin Steen also talks about Steve discovering him. Steen asks Jimmy Jacobs what Rhino likes to say, as Jacobs yells Gore. Kevin Steen says the only thing being yelled when is wins will be that Rhino will be dead.
- Truth Martini speaks of Haas and Titus hating each other. Truth says all of the House of Truth members show honor. Truth says they should learn to love each other, because if they don’t, it will be their downfall.
Six-Man Mayhem Match: Roderick Strong w/ Truth Martini vs. Jay Lethal vs. “No Fear” Mike Mondo vs. “The Prodigy” Mike Bennett w/ Maria and Brutal Bob vs. Tommaso Ciampa w/ RD Evans
(In this match, when a legal man touches both feet to the floor, any other competitor may get in the ring to become the new legal man)
A brawl breaks out, as Strong and TJ start the match. TJ ducks a Lariat, and does a Headscissors Takedown. TJ is thrown to the ropes, but catches them like a Spider. Strong is sent to the floor as Mike Bennett gets in the ring. TJ gets a Cloverleaf, as he does a Northern Lights Suplex to Strong. Mike Bennett does a Backbreaker to TJ, as he rolls to the outside. Jay is locked in a Waistlock by Mike, as he Dropkicks Mike out the floor. Ciampa gets in the ring, as he and Jay face off. Jay goes for a Cartwheel Dropkick, Ciampa goes to take out the leg, but Jay moves. Jay goes for a Lethal Injection, but Ciampa kicks Jay’s gut. Lethal rolls to the floor as Mike Mondo gets in the ring. Mike and Ciampa trade pinning attempts, as Mike whips Ciampa. Mike is kicked, and sent to the apron. Mondo pulls Ciampa in the ropes, and does a Neckbreaker. Strong gets to the floor, and chops Mondo. Mondo is rolled back in the ring. Mike is whipped, but reverses. Strong hits an Enziguri, followed by a Rolling Elbow. Mondo stomps on Strong’s head. Bennett, now the legal man, does a Spinebuster to Mondo. TJ locks in a Koji Clutch to Bennett. Ciampa kicks TJ, but gets Superkicked by Jay. Lethal does a Lethal Combination to Strong. Jay goes for an Elbow Drop, but Ciampa takes him off the tope rope. TJ hits a Detention Kick to Ciampa. TJ hits some forearms to Strong in the corner, but gets gets hits by End of Heartache. Pin, but Bennett breaks it. Bennett Spears Strong, and pins. Mondo breaks the pin, and goes to attack Bennett. Bennett begins punching Mondo, but Mike hits a Double Underhook DDT for the win.
Winner and NEW #1 Contender for the Television Championship: “No Fear” Mike Mondo
Mike Mondo celebrates in the ring as the show ends.
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