Total Nonstop Action (TNA) Impact Wrestling is all set to pop off with its Lockdown event TONIGHT (Sun., March 9, 2014), from the BankUnited Center at the University of Miami in Miami, Florida, at 8 p.m. ET, live on pay-per-view (PPV).
CagesideSeats.com will provide LIVE blow-by-blow, match-by-match coverage of Lockdown below, beginning with the first match of the evening and right on through to the main event.
Tonight's show will feature Magnus defending the heavyweight championship against Samoa Joe, Team MVP (MVP, Jeff Hardy, & The Wolves) taking on Team Dixie (Bobby Roode, Austin Aries, & BroMans) for control of the company, and much, much more.
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Full results and match coverage below.
TNA LOCKDOWN QUICK RESULTS
Magnus def. Samoa Joe
Team MVP def. Team Dixie
Madison Rayne def. Gail Kim
Gunner def. James Storm
Samuel Shaw def. Mr. Anderson
Tigre Uno def. Manik
Great Muta, Sanada, & Nakanoue def. Bad Influence and Chris Sabin
TNA LOCKDOWN LIVE BLOG AND MATCH COVERAGE
Rex here. Let's mark out with our snark out.
Wrestle-1 vs Bad Influence and Chris Sabin
Result: Wrestle-1 wins by pinfall
- Sorry folks I missed this match
Samuel Shaw vs Ken Anderson (Escape Only)
Result: Shaw wins by escape
- Shaw seems to be threatening suicide and Anderson comes out and tells him not to because it's not nearly high enough. Anderson says he is going to beat him up first
- Anderson opens up with some early strikes. Shaw fights back and the brawl for a bit as Hemme watches at ringside.
- Shaw finally lays out Anderson with a slam and starts to climb the cage. Anderson follows him up and the two struggle. Shaw with some elbows to knock Anderson down and continue his ascent.
- Anderson quickly recovers and tries to bring him down again. After a struggle, Anderson hits a suplex to bring them both back to the ring.
- Shaw up first and he calls for the door but Anderson tosses him into the door before it can be unlocked and it sends Hebner to the floor.
- Mic check from Anderson and then he hits a second one into the turnbuckle.
- Anderson climbs the cage and wins but as he is doing it Shaw reaches through the opening for the camera and drags Hemme into the ring.
- Anderson goes for the key and tries to open up the cage as Hemme fights Shaw off with slaps. Anderson makes his way in and lays out Shaw with some punches.
- As he helps Hemme out of the cage, Shaw low blows him and locks in a choke and puts Anderson to sleep before walking out. Apparently it gets Shaw the win because Hebner was knocked out for Anderson's escape.
Roode, Aries, and Bro Mans discussing their plans tonight and what Dixie's insurance policy might be.
- EC3 comes out and talks about Angle ducking him with "surgery" and asks for his open challenge opponent to come out. It's Bobby Lashley.
- EC3 says the match isn't happening because Lashley isn't on the roster. EC3 continues to yell at him so Lashley hits a running power slam and a spear.
- A match never happens.
Promo for Kenny King. Apparently he is the King of the Night now.
Magnus video promo talking about how he has everything it takes to be a champ and Joe doesn't. Magnus doesn't look like an animal, but when backed into a corner he will lash out with all he has.
Manik vs Tigre Uno (Pin or Submission)
Result: Tigre Uno wins by pinfall
- Some early chain wrestling that shows them as being similar. Manik goes for a german suplex but Tigre lands on his feet and goes to work with some strikes and a hurricarana.
- Tigre with some chops in the corner and Manik comes out firing with some punches and a hurricarana. Manik springboards Tigre so he grabs up onto the cage and hits a moonsault.
- Tigre goes up again looking to hit something else but Manik follows him up and knocks him down. Tigre though whips Manik who gets caught in the ropes. Tigre charges in with a dive but Manik dodges and Tigre goes flying into the cage.
- Manik with a suplex for a two count and then he locks in a surfboard stretch but Tigre is able to get a hold of the rope. Tigre tries to take control with some punches but Manik lays him out with a dropkick,
- Backbreaker from Manik but he only gets a two count. Tigre launches Manik with his legs and then springs around the ropes before hitting a big DDT.
- Tigre tries to scale it again but Manik follows up. Tigre tries to powerbomb him but fails and Manik htis a missile dropkick to the back of his head. Manik then hits a sitout powerbomb for two.
- The two enter a series of counters that ends with Tigre hitting a high cradle suplex. Sabretooth Splash for the pinfall
Last Man Standing: Gunner vs Storm
Result: Gunner wins.
- Storm doesn't let Gunner get his entrance and just goes after him. Apparently it won't start until they are in the cage according to the ref and commentary. They brawl their way around the entiriety of the cage.
- Gunner takes control with a suplex on the floor and then he puts Storm into the steps. He then tosses some chairs into the cage before going back to work on Storm. Storm then tosses some other random metal objects into the ring.
- As Gunner tries to drag him into the ring, Storm hits a low blow and then slams the cage door on Gunner. Storm then enters and the ref rigns the bell. Storm with a chairshot and then he wedges it in the corner.
- Gunner with an elbow and then a clothesline. Storm counters the follow up with slam and then takes the tag rope and starts choking Gunner with it and then slingshots him into the rope.
- Storm goes back to work with the tag rope to choke Gunner and then ties it to the ring rope. Gunner is able to get it undone but then Storm low blows him. Storm then puts Gunner into the turnbuckle a few time and Gunner goes crazy and starts ramming his own head into it before coming out firing with a flurry of knee and elbows.
- Gunner with a sheet of metal and he lays Storm out with it. Gunner with some punches and Storm tries to counter with a Last Call but Gunner catches it. Storm counters his caught leg and whips Gunner into the chair wedged in the corner.
- Storm continues in with some elbows when Gunner makes the count but Gunner fires back with some clothesline and hits an F5. Suplex when Storm makes the count and then he goes up top. He goes for a splash but Storm throws a chair at him mid air while laying on the ground.
- Storm lays into him with the chair some more and then sets up two chairs in the ring. Storm and Gunner make it up to the turnbuckle and struggle for control. Gunner gets control and hits a superlex onto the chairs. Both men are down. Gunner makes it to his feet at 9 with the help of a chair and wins.
MVP and the Wolves talking each other up in the back
Knockouts Championship Match: Madison Raynes (c) vs Gail Kim
Result: Madison Rayne wins by pinfall
- Gail tries to climb out immeadately but Rayne drags her down quickly. Kim though gets control with some strikes and then grinds her foot into Rayne's face in the corner. Kim charges in but Rayne counters with an elbow.
- Rayne with a roll up but Kim kicks out and tries to make it out the door but Rayne stops her in her tracks.
- Kim with a slam and then she starts tossing Rayne into the cage. Kim grinds her boot into her again as Tapa yells at Rayne. Draping headslam from Kim.
- Kim with some kicks to a downed Rayne and tries to scale once again. Rayne drags her down again and lands some elbows. Kim puts Rayne into the cage again and hits a back breaker. Kim works a stretch from the backbreaker before hitting another backbreaker.
- Kim whips Rayne into the corner and charges in but Rayne dodges and Kim goes flying into the cage. Rayne with some clotheslines and then an enziguiri. Dropkick to a kneeling Kim.
- Rayne goes for a big boot but Kim dodges and Rayne kicks the cage. Kim tries to escape but Rayne follows her up. They struggle on the rope and Kim hits a neckbreaker that sends them both to the canvas. She only gets a two count so Kim calls for the door.
- She makes it halfway out before Rayne drags her back in. They trade blows before Kim tries to scale the cage again and Rayne follows her up and wins the struggle. Tapa gets in her face, so she kicks the cage into Tapa. Rayne hit a spear off the top rope for the pinfall.
Joe promo talking about all he has done to get to this point. He talks about their past relationship and how Magnus threw everything away for the easy route.
TNA World Championship: Magnus (c) vs Samoa Joe (Knockout or Submission only)
Result: Magnus wins by submission
- Joe comes out firing with some strikes and slams. Some chops in the corner leads to a series of jabs and an atomic drop. Big boot from Joe and a back splash follow up that Magnus dodges.
- Magnuss with some punches to a downed Joe and then some elbows in the corner. Magnus whipping Joe into the cage and then Joe counters and starts to do it himself. Joe puts Magnus' head into the cage ten times and the hits a shoulderblock into the cage. Enzigiuri that drops Magnus.
- Joe with some kicks and then a knee drop. Magnus counters a Joe kick and puts him hard into the cage and then locks in the Figure Four. Both men were busted open in the prior exchanges in the cage. Joe turns them over to break the hold. Magnus with a drop toe hold and he locks in the Camel Clutch. Joe fights his way out and hits a german suplex.
- Joe with a series of elbows and kicks before hitting a powerslam and slapping on an armbar. Magnus powers out and hits a huge slam. Magnus tries to go up top but Joe follows him up and hits a Muscle Buster off the turnbuckle! He slaps on the read naked choke but an arm pops up out of the ring and breaks the hold. It drags Joe under the ring.
- Joe eventually makes his way back up and he just looks angrier and goes after Magnus with even more fire. Eventually though Abyss emerges with a bat with tons of nails fastened to it. Abyss knocks Joe out with it. Abyss turns to Magnus, who nods approvingly before slapping on the read naked choke. The ref determines Joe is out and calls the match.
In the back and EY is yelling at Abyss as Magnus has security escort him out.
Dixie on the phone and she is confirming her trump card.
Roode confronts her and wants to know whats up.
She tells him it will be all good.
Lethal Lockdown: Team MVP (MVP, American Wolves, Willow the Wisp) vs Team Dixie (Roode, Aries, Bro Mans)
Result: Team MVP wins
- MVP and Aries start things off. MVp with an early big boot but then Aries hits a slam and a Muta Lock. MVP escapes and Aries goes up top, but misses with a missile dropkick.
- MVP with a series of strikes and a knee drop that leads to some ground and pound. Front headlock but Aries counters with an arm bar but MVP counters with a head scissors. Aries headstand helps him escape and hit a dropkick as the next member of Team Dixie enters: Robbie E.
- MVP lays out Aries and MVP greets Robbie E with a big boot and a lariat in the corner. MVP turns around into an Aries dropkick. Robbie E takes advantage with some ground and pound. Arries off the top rope with an axe handle and then Robbie E goes up top and hits a knee drop. Robbie E with some stomps in the corner as the next member of MVP enters: Eddie Edwards
- Edwards comes in hard at Robbie E and then uses the Tozawa chop spot in the corner. Edwards and MVP start working together to keep up the assault on Aries and Robbie E. After a couple of minutes of beating on them, the next member of Team Dixie enters: Jesse.
- MVP meets Jesse with an arm drag, but the numbers game takes over. Team Dixie overwhelming MVP and Edwards with stomps and dropkicks as the next member of Team MVP is sigaled in quickly: Davey Ricahrds.
- Richards knocks Jesse into the arms of Robbie and hits a dropkick on Robbie which causes him to DDT Jesse. Richards causes the momentum to shift as Team MVP overwhelms Aries. Bromans though take back control but when they go for a double suplex on Richards, Edwards makes the save and they both lock in Boston Crabs. Aries lays out the Wolves though as Roode enters the match. The length between entrances shortened real quick.
- Roode and MVP start trading blows and it ends with a Roode spinebuster. Roode then with spinebusters to the Wolves. It just turns into an all out brawl right now as everything is just manically going from man to man with punches. Since security is apparently stopping Hardy, Willow's music hit and the lights go out. Lights come on and Willow is on top of the cage and hits a swanton off the cage. Willow is the fourth member for Team MVP.
- The Lockdown is in place now as they drop the top on the cage. Commentary points out that the ink matches Hardy's.
- Dixie comes out and announces her insurance policy- special referee Bully Ray.
- As Ray makes his way to the ring Team Dixie takes control and takes a hold of weapons from the top of the cage. Bully slides a table into the ring. Roode with a punch of chairshots to Willow.
- This is just Team Dixie beating down on Team MVP with weapons now.
- Roode with a crossface on Ricahrds as Bully Ray taunts him. Team MVP is able to turn the tables though and save Richards.
- MVP with a slam and an elbow drop to Roode but Team Dixie fires back with weapons. It's just turned into a really slow paced brawl until the Wolves hit Jesse with a springboard high knee. They get Robbie tangled in the ropes and a trashcan on Jessie sitting in front of him. They go Coast to Coast from two angles. They go for the pin but Aries breaks it with a chairshot.
- Aries with a Brainbuster on Edwards onto a set up chair. Willow breaks up the pin so Aries bashes him with a trashcan and then goes up top. He goes for the 450 but Willow dodges and Aries lands on the trashcan. Willow with a twist of fate and a swanton. Roode breaks the pin attempt and puts Willow into the cage.
- Roode beats on MVP and Roode has him up for the Roode Bomb when Bully gets in his face. Roode shoves Bully and eats a Rock Bottom from Bully for his trouble. MVP with a running kick to Roode's head and gets the pinfall.