TNA Wrestling taped the January 23, 2015 episode of Impact on Thursday night from the Manhattan Center in New York City. The show is the second for the new Friday night 9 PM/8 CT timeslot on Destination America.
Below are complete taping results:
Impact Wrestling (Airing Friday, January 23, 2015 on Destination America):
1) Gail Kim b. Havok via disqualification when Havok knocked out the referee. Awesome Kong ends up coming out and taking care of Havok.
2) Koya (more info) b. Tigre Uno in a squash match
James Storm and The Revolution cut a promo to setup Storm vs. Matt Hardy later in the night.
3) Austin Aries, Magnus, Rockstar Spud and Robbie E won briefcases in a Feast or Fired match.
4) Ethan Carter III and Tyrus came to the ring and called out Jeremy Borash. JB came out in street clothes with Rockstar Spud. A brawl ensued and EC3 spit on Spud. When Spud retaliated, Tyrus defended. Mark Andrews from British Bootcamp 2 made his debut and saved EC3 and Borash.
5) Matt Hardy b. James Storm. After the match, Storm extended his hand for a shake and Abyss attacked Hardy from behind. Storm tied him up and Abyss got Janice. Jeff Hardy made the save and challenged Abyss to a Monster's Ball match for next week.
6) Eric Young & Low Ki b. Bobby Roode & Kurt Angle. The finish saw Low Ki pin Roode when Kenny King distracted the referee and EY hit Roode with a steel chair.
7) Bobby Lashley came out without the TNA Championship belt and demanded The BDC bring it out. Kenny King came out and told him to go to the NYPD over it. This led to a match but it broke down with the faction running in. Bobby Roode and Kurt Angle saved Lashley and Angle challenged the faction to Six Sides of Steel match.
Editor's note: TNA has been known to mix and match what was taped on different episodes. This is the perceived order but until it airs, it's subject to change.