The Design have a conversation on the stairs. Deaner says he’s surprised Sami made it this far. Sami says he’s ready for Step 7… which is where learns to eliminate all other authority in his life.
Dango and medics check on Santino when D’Amore walks up. Dango says it was The Design. Dango thinks he’s in charge now, but D’Amore isn’t buying it. Dango wants The Design. Santino chimes in and says this is an opportunity to educate his son at Rebellion. Santino says he has to remind people who he is: Santino, Dango, and Hendry vs. The Design is booked for Rebellion.
The Design vs. Time Machine
Kushida and Big Kon kick things off with a lockup. Shelley comes in to help but the two get double clotheslined. Deaner tags in take Shelley down again. MCMG double dropkick Deaner. Sabin gets taken down with strikes before Angels tags in. Sabin and Angels run around until Angels lands a dropkick. Time Splitters rush the Design to set up a distraction. Sabin hits a hesitation dropkick on Angels in the corner, cover. Shelley works Angels’ left arm until Kushida comes back in.
Kushida locks Angels up using both arms and legs. MCMG double kick Angels on the outside. Angels comes back with a neckbreaker on Sabin. Deaner gets the tag and he punches away at Sabin’s face. Sabin tries a roll up before tagging Kushida, who returns with kicks and a crossbody. Shelley and Sabin double team Deaner, which sets up Angels coming in and getting the same treatment. Kon gets knocked off the apron. Kushida does up top and dives out onto The Design.
After the break, Kushida and Angels duke it out in the ring. Angels lands a half and half suplex and Deaner lands a splash for a nearfall. Kon lifts Kushida for Deaner and Angels to hit a double Doomsday Device. Action breaks down with everyone hitting moves. Time Machine triple teams Angels with a series of kicks. Deaner pushes Kushida off the top but eats a cutter from Sabin. Callihan slides in and eats kicks from MCMG to protect Deaner. Sabin dives out onto the Design. Kushida applies Hoverboard Lock on Angels for the win.
Winners: Time Machine
We see a clip from BTI where Cody ordered Sami to take out Delirious and Sami hit a piledriver on him. Sami is backstage and Cody tells him it will be a process. He tells Sami to win the Golden 6-shooter match and bring the World Championship to them. Kon says if he loses, there will be consequences.
The Design comes to the ring. Cody says Sami Callihan wants to join the Design. In order for that to happen, he needs to go through a process. That process is shaving his head. He calls Sami Callihan out to the ring. The lights turn off and when they come back on, Sami is in the ring with a baseball bat. Cody says the he needs to lose his identity, he needs to lose the bat. He tells Sami to give the bat to Kon. Sami gives the bat to Kon. Cody tells him that was the right choice. Cody tells the story of Samson and how he lost his power when he lost his hair. He asks Sami if he is willing to become weak. Cody says Sami needs to see the process until the end, and it is going to be long and violent. Sami asks if Cody is going to talk forever or if he is going to cut his hair. Alan places a steel chair and Cody asks him to sit. Sami sits on the chair and Alan cuts his hair. Cody says Sami is making the right choices. He says he doesn’t need to care about these people because they don’t care about Sami. Cody takes the clippers and says that this is the right choice and he goes to shave Sami’s head. Sami stops him before shaving his head himself. Cody hands Sami a mirror and tells him to look at what he’s become. Sami breaks the mirror on his head and walks towards Cody with the scissor, before handing it over to Cody. Cody says this is the death of the Death Machine and the birth of Callihan.
Sami Callihan vs. Alan Angels w/The Design
Callihan with a Pop Up PowerBomb. Angels regroups on the outside. Big Kon stops Callihan in his tracks. Callihan with a forearm smash. Callihan sends Angels to the corner. Angels dives over Callihan. Angels with a running forearm smash. Angels with a corner clothesline. Callihan follows that with The Exploder Suplex into the turnbuckles. Callihan blocks a boot from Angels. Callihan avoids The Roundhouse Kick. Angels with The Rolling Elbow. Callihan gets Angels trapped in the ring skirt. Callihan rakes the back of Angels. Callihan with a knife edge chop. Callihan stares down Cody Deaner. Callihan with a blistering chop. Callihan with a Belly to Back Suplex on the ring apron. Angels denies The Cactus Driver #97. Chop/Forearm Exchange. Kon continues to run interference. Angels clotheslines Callihan on the apron. Angels kicks Callihan in the chest.
Angels transitions into a ground and pound attack. Callihan tells Angels to bring it. Angels obliges with The PK. Angels dives over Callihan. Angels ducks a clothesline from Callihan. Angels with a Modified Bulldog. Angels applies The CrossFace. Callihan rocks Angels with a forearm smash. Callihan drills Angels with The BrainBuster for a two count. Chop/Forearm Exchange. Angels with a Spinning Back Kick. Lariat Exchange. Misfired Clotheslines. Angels with a short-arm lariat. Callihan clotheslines Angels. Angels rakes the eyes of Callihan. Angels drops Callihan with The Discus Lariat. Angels lands The Frog Splash for a two count. Angels drags Callihan to the corner. Angels goes for another Frog Splash, but Callihan ducks out of the way. Callihan connects with The Cactus Driver #97 to pickup the victory.
Winner: Sami Callihan
After the match, Big Kon attacks Callihan from behind. Kon transitions into a ground and pound attack. Angels nails Callihan with The Spinning Heel Kick.
Death Machine’s Double Jeopardy Match: Eric Young (w/ Deaner, Alan Angels & Kon) vs. Sami Callihan.
Deaner, Angels & Kon attacked Callihan ahead as he was making his entrance, with Callihan busted open following Deaner’s headbutts. The match officially began with Callihan getting back up and hitting a double-leg takedown on Young. Young hit a Death Valley Driver on Callihan before he rolled out of the ring. On the ringside area, Young gauged Callihan in the open wound. Callihan hit Young with a water bottle before hitting a chop on Young, but Young responded by decking Callihan with a punch. Young went for a suplex on Callihan on the outside, but Callihan reversed it into a suplex of his own on Young on the outside. Calllihan got a picture of the Deathdollz before ramming the picture on Young’s mouth and biting piece off the picture. Young got up and hit a back suplex on Callihan onto the apron before laying in the elbow strikes on Callihan on the apron. Young got on the apron and laid in his boot on Callihan’s head. Young booted Callihan in the head, but Callihan asked for more. Callihan and Young racked each other’s eyes before Callihan bit Young in the forehead before hitting a Death Valley Driver on Young onto the apron, busting Young open before the commercial break. Back from the break, Callihan bit Young’s head Callihan squeezed Young head onto the ring post before Young punched Callihan in the head to break the hold. Callihan rammed Young’s shoulder onto the ring post. Young went for a piledriver on Callihan on the outside, but Callihan countered it with a back-drop on Young onto the ringside floor. Callihan tossed a trash can onto the ring before he and Young got in the ring. Young hit Callihan with a trash can lid on his head and leg before locking in a knee bar on Callihan but Callihan reversed it with a Figure Four leg lock on Young. Young broke the hold by booting Callihan in the head. Callihan and Young got back up before exchanging chops before starting to exchange headbutts before the two collapsed onto the mat. Young ran the ropes before hitting Piledriver on Callihan, but Callihan kicked out at two. Young went for another piledriver, but Callihan pinched Eric’s Young’s before hitting a piledriver on Young for a near fall. Callhan fired away with a trash can lid before hitting a second and definitive Piledriver on Young for the pinfall win.
Winner: Sami Callihan.
With blood pouring all over the mat and the faces of the competitors, Callihan walked out of the ring as Deaner, Angels and Kon confronted Young in the ring. The three stared down at the prone & bloody Young on the mat as the broadcast ended.
There was a short vignette of Eric Young, Alan Angels, Kon, and Deaner highlighting how violent they are. Young stated that he warned Sami Callihan that the world belongs to Violence and that he taught him a lesson for failing to see the vision.
Sami Callihan vs. Eric Young w/Cody Deaner
Callihan ducks a clothesline from Young. Callihan with a Pop Up PowerBomb. Callihan knocks Deaner off the ring apron. Young with a straight right hand. Young rakes the eyes of Callihan. Callihan with a knife edge chop. Callihan inadvertently chops the steel ring post. Young with a running forearm smash. Young with a Running Boot. Callihan slams Young’s head on the ring apron. Callihan rakes the back of Young. Callihan begs Deaner to hit him. Young kicks Callihan in the gut. Young goes for a PileDriver, but Callihan blocks it. Callihan uppercuts Young. Callihan rakes the chest of Young. Callihan with a Counter Vertical Suplex on the floor. Callihan starts biting the right ear of Young. The referee admonishes Callihan.
Deaner drops Callihan with a Running Lariat behind the referee’s back. Young with clubbing blows to Callihan’s back. Young kicks Callihan in the face. Young denies The PileDriver. Young hammers down on Callihan’s back. Young poses for the crowd. Young goes for The PileDriver, but Callihan counters with a Back Body Drop. Young HeadButts Callihan. Callihan and Young are trading back and forth shots. Yong ducks a clothesline from Callihan. Young clotheslines Callihan. Young drags Callihan to the corner. Young goes for The MoonSault, but Callihan ducks out of the way. Callihan with two short-arm lariats. Callihan ducks a clothesline from Young. Callihan with a running clothesline. Callihan prepares for The Cactus Driver #97. Callihan gets distracted by Young’s Army Of Violence. VBD gangs up on Callihan which forces the disqualification. Deaner reveals the two newest members of VBD, Alan Angels and Big Kon. After the match, Young stabs Callihan with a spike.
Winner: Sami Callihan (By Disqualification)
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Josh Alexander walked to the ring in street clothes. He took the mic and talked about how Impact gave him a chance when no one else would. He said without Impact, there may not be a “Walking Weapon” Josh Alexander. He said he was proud to fight for Impact against Honor No More at No Surrender. He talked about the title match at No Surrender.
Alexander talked about how Scott D’Amore has accused him of not keeping his composure. He challenged whoever wins the title at No Surrender to a title match. He was cut off by Big Kon (formerly Konnor of the Ascension in WWE). Kon got in the ring and went face to face with Alexander. Alexander challenged him to a match right now. A referee got in the ring.
Josh Alexander Vs Big Kon
Kon attacked Alexander at the bell. Alexander quickly took him down and put Kon in the ankle lock. Kon put up a fight, but tapped out.
Winner: Josh Alexander
Alexander put the ankle lock on Kon after the match. Security came to break it up. Alexander decked security. Scott D’Amore ran out and Alexander pushed him down. Scott recovered and took the mic. He said he just came out to reminisce. He talked about the history between him and Alexander. He talked about watching Alexander rise to the top.
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