Without further ado:
Here we go...
Pre-Show Dark Matches:
Howe & Hayes exchange armlocks. Howe with a side headlock takedown. Hayes works his way back up and backdrops Howe. Hayes with a sleeper to take Howe down, and then hits an elbow drop. Back to the sleeper. Howe works his way up, but Hayes hits another backdrop. Howe gets up in the corner. Hayes charges in with a back elbow, but Howe moves. Hayes tries to drop an elbow, but Howe moves again. Howe off the ropes, hits a spinning back elbow. Howe with an atomic drop and a dropkick. He hits a twisting neckbreaker and then hits his strumming fist drop for 2. Hayes comes back and takes Howe down, but misses a flying elbow drop. Howe locks in the Whammy Bar as the time limit for the match expires.TIME LIMIT DRAW.
Dapper Dan vs. "Big Country" Clint Poe (w/Shiloh Jonze).
Shiloh shouts instructions at Poe, which actually allows Dan to attack from behind. Poe fires back and hits a shoulder tackle off the ropes. Shiloh talks to Poe again and Dan tries to charge Poe from behind, but Poe moves, and Dan runs into the corner. Dan turns into a powerslam for the 3.WINNER: POE by pinfall.
Jason "The Man" Lee vs. Elvis Pridemoore.
Lee fires away on Elvis, but Elvis comes back with a flying fist to the head and a roundhouse kick. In the corner, Lee drops Elvis and pins him with his feet on the ropes.WINNER: LEE by pinfall.
That concludes tonight's pre-show dark matches. I always recommend watching the episode first on TV or online before reading the rest of the report. Again, you can check it out on OVW's official website late Thursday afternoon/evening at www.ovwrestling.com/tv and on WBNA ion-21 in the Louisville area Saturdays at 9AM and 10PM (check local listings).
Dean Hill, Gilbert Corsey, & Michael Titus are on commentary with Shannon the Dude as the ring announcer.
OVW TELEVISION TITLE: Paredyse vs. Adam Revolver (w/Timmy Danger) (c).
Paredyse comes out firing away with his erotic offense including chops, atomic drops, 10 punches in the corner, and the kisser to the keister. He gets slow counts from referee Josh Ashcraft. He misses a seated senton and Adam gets quick counts on his pinfall attempts. Adam locks in a submission, but Paredyse fights out and rolls Adam up for a slow 1 count. Paredyse fires away on Adam and hits a dropkick. He locks in a submission, but Josh actually helps pull the rope to Adam. Josh turns away as Adam uses the title belt to hit Paredyse. Paredyse kicks out at 2. Adam gets a chain, but Paredyse blocks it, and hits him with a reverse Russian leg sweep. No count by Ashcraft, who has his back turned and is playing with the turnbuckle. Paredyse grabs him, but Adam comes up from behind and locks in a crossface. Josh immediately calls for the bell.
WINNER and STILL OVW TV CHAMPION: REVOLVER by submission.
The Wild Boyz work over Bodyguy's arm. Bodyguy tags out to Jon. He hits Dwight and tags back out to Bodyguy. Bodyguy runs in into a hip toss from Dwight. He tags EFD, who jumps off his back with a flying forearm to Bodyguy in the corner. EFD then throws Bodyguy into a high knee from Dwight. EFD hits an atomic drop, but Jon blind tags Bodyguy. Jon comes in and nails a big spinebuster to EFD for the 3.WINNERS and NEW #1 CONTENDERS: BODYGUYS by pinfall.
Shiloh Jonze (w/Clint Poe) vs. "Mister Marvelous" Melvin Maximus.
Shiloh tells Poe to do nothing. Shiloh poses and then pushes Melvin, but Melvin shoves him back clear out of the ring. Shiloh tells Poe to distract Melvin as he goes up top. Poe just stands there and Melvin catches Shiloh by the throat and slings him across the ring. Melvin splashes him in the corner and hits an atomic drop. He locks in the bearhug, but Shiloh bites Melvin's head to break the hold. Shiloh dropkicks Melvin into the ropes and distracts the ref, but Poe just stands there looking at Melvin. Shiloh yells at him that he was supposed to choke him and chokes Melvin in the ropes himself. Melvin powers back, slams Shiloh, and locks in the bearhug once again for the tapout.
WINNER: MELVIN by submission.
After the match, Shiloh is livid. Poe says that Shiloh told him to do nothing and that's what he did. Poe then says that he might have to travel with and share a locker room with Shiloh, but he doesn't have to listen to him. As long as he is a Marauder, he tells Shiloh he will make sure that Shiloh never wins another match! Shiloh attacks Poe, but Poe fires back and clotheslines Shiloh out of the ring.
Several lockups and reversals early on. Terrez hits a hurricanrana and an arm drag off the top rope. He goes for the corkscrew suplex, but Thump escapes. Thumps sends Terrez off the ropes for the Rump Thump, but Terrez moves. Terrez goes to jump off the ropes, but slips. Thump covers for 2. Terrez rolls Thump up for 2. Thump reverses and rolls Terrez up for the 3.WINNER: THUMP by pinfall.
Chris Sharpe starts the match by sending Adam Revolver to the back. All 4 men go at it on the outside. Finally back inside, Silvio fires away on Mex. Marcus tags in and powers down Silvio. Marcus & Mex with many power moves, slamming, clotheslining, and hitting Silvio with many hard shots. Silvio hits Mex with a kick to the head to get the hot tag to Jamin. Jamin with quick shots to Marcus, a high knee in the corner, and a jumping clothesline. Mex blind tags Marcus, and breaks up the pin. He kicks Jamin and throws him to Marcus for Marcus to powerbomb. Silvio recovers and rocket punches Marcus. Mex turns around and Jamin hits him with the Standing O for the 3.WINNERS: JAMIN & SILVIO by pinfall.
After the match, Jamin says that a lot of shady stuff has been happening, but lets Danger International know that at the live event in E-Town on Saturday when he defends the title against Marcus, Josh Ashcraft will NOT be the referee. It will be Chris Sharpe!
This ended the TV taping.
Post-Show Dark Matches:
Deonta Davis vs. The Assassin.
Deonta comes out and says his name and states that he is sick that he didn't get scheduled for a match. He issues an open challenge. The Assassin comes to the ring. Deonta throws his jacket on the Assassin and attacks him. He goes to throw Assassin off the ropes, but Assassin reverses and hits Deonta with the massive clothesline for the 3.
WINNER: ASSASSIN by pinfall.
The Bodyguy (w/Big Jon) vs. J. Best.
Best with some early offense, working over Bodyguy's arm a lot. Big Jon interferes to help Bodyguy and Chris Sharpe ejects him from ringside. In the end, Best tries several pinfall attempts, but Bodyguy reverses one and hits Best with the pedigree for the 3.
WINNER: BODYGUY by pinfall.