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Samoa Joe def. Christopher Daniels in 11 minutes.
The crowd was strongly behind Joe. For the first couple minutes Joe just pounded Daniels with his heavy offense, driving him into the crowd. At about the five minutes mark, Daniels turned the table with an arm breaker and slowed the match down with a key lock and other moves to Joe’s left arm and shoulder.
Joe recovered with a big back senton, but Daniels locked on the Koji Clutch. His Angel’s Wings attempt was reversed and Joe nailed the Muscle Buster for the win. Decent match, but neither man busted out anything spectacular or memorable.
JB promoted the Slammiversary PPV. He mentioned footage from tonight will be on Impact Thursday.
Austin Aries vs. AJ Styles in their first ever TNA match. AJ came out wearing his black hoodie.
Crowd chants for AJ. Referee Earl Hebner is wearing a ref’s shirt that says “Damn right I did.”
Aries stalls at first. For some reason the cr...