OVW TV 1138: Beatdown of Brutality
By: Brian Cannon
This is the OVW Report for Thursday, June 3, 2021.
Tonight, the Kentucky Heavyweight Title Tournament continues! Dimes faces Ben Bishop, Brandon Tate faces Heath Hatton, and Mahabali Shera faces Brent Tate in first round matchups. Plus, women’s action featuring Harley Fairfax vs. Arie Alexander and Dani Mo vs. Dream Girl Ellie, Omar Amir has to get through the entire Legacy of Brutality, and much more!
Without further ado:
Here we go…
Eric Cornish is the ring announcer.
Star starts out with Tom, but quickly makes a tag to Lutz. Tom clubs Lutz and clotheslines him. Yaden tags in and gets some shots before Tom tags back in. Tom throws Lutz hard into the corner and charges, but Lutz moves. Both men make tags. Star dropkicks Yaden into one corner. Tom gets in and grabs Star, but Lutz gets in and headbutts him. They deliver a double dropkick on Tom into the opposite corner. Star & Lutz each hit Yaden & Tom with cannonballs, then STar goes up and hits the 5-Star Frog Splash on Yaden for the 3.
WINNERS: STAR & LUTZ by pinfall.
AJ gets double superkicked out of the ring as the other two do battle inside. Perez hits a reverse splash off the top rope, but AJ gets in and throws Perez into the ringpost, then takes the cover for the 3.
WINNER: AJ by pinfall.
Espy goes right on the attack, hitting Ahmed in the corner. Ahmed hits Espy’s knee and then hits a dropkick off the middle rope. Espy catches him with a kick and the running cross body. He kicks Ahmed in the corner and pounds him on the mat. Espy with a hard clothesline for 2. Ahmed with a neckbreaker and faceplant to Espy for 2. He leaps off the ropes, but Espy catches him with a super kick to the midsection. He picks Ahmed up and drops him with the brainbuster for the 3.
WINNER: ESPINOSA by pinfall.
OVW TV (HOUR 1):
Bryan Kennison & Shannon the Dude are on commentary, Eric Cornish is the ring announcer.
They plow into each other off the ropes. Dustin takes Omen down and splashes him. Omen back with a clothesline. He snap suplexes Dustin, then knees him off the ropes. He delivers some sharp elbows, then shoulders Dustin in the corner. Off the ropes, Dustin with a sunset flip for 2. Omen goes back on the attack. Omen locks in a sleeper. Dustin starts to work up. Omen throws him into the ropes and eats a back elbow. Omen recovers and clotheslines Dustin to the floor. Back inside, Omen knees him in the midsection, then knees him in the back. He locks a sleeper back in. Dustin works up, then catches Omen with an inverted atomic drop. He goes for the running boot, but Omen moves. Omen with a senton. Dustin fires back up and clotheslines Omen, then hits the dropkick. Omen flips him to the apron, but Dustin lands on his feet and goes up top. He delivers a flying cross body. Omen comes back with a backbreaker and a big slam for 2. Omen misses a charge in the corner with the boot, then Dustin hits him with the running boot for the 3!
WINNER: DUSTIN by pinfall.
Arie with a quick start. She hits Harley into the corner and then drops across her draped in the ropes. Arie with a rolling snapmare and kick to the face for 2. Harley with a chinbuster and running splash in the corner for 2. Arie ack with a hurrican-Arie, then a cross body off the top. She hits a Samoan drop for 2. Arie connects with a DDT. Harley comes back and gets Arie up, but Arie slides off and connects with the x-factor for the 3.
WINNER: ARIE by pinfall.
Tate with a quick start. He hits a ack elbow off the ropes, then Cogan helps him wipe the sweat off and get a drink of water. Heath back with some clotheslines and works over the arm of Tate. Tate reverses. Heath reverses and drops him, but misses an elbow drop. Tate with a dropkick, then he dives out on Heath on the ramp. Back inside, Tate misses a moonsault, then Heath clotheslines him inside out for 2. Tate with a jawjacker, then a clothesline off the ropes. He hits a step up enziguri and goes up top, but Heath catches him with a hard shot to the face. He climbs up and hits a massive superplex for 2. He misses a charge in the corner and hits the ringpost. Tate rolls him up for the 3.
WINNER: TATE by pinfall.
They lock up. D’mone misses some haymakers as Facade hits the mat and leaps back up each time. He hits akick to D’mone’s face off the ropes. He goes for a backflip off the ropes, but D’mone moves and kicks him. D’mone clubs him across the back, then hits a running knee to the side of Facade’s head. Facade back with a kick to D’mone knocking him to the floor. He dropkicks him through the ropes, then leaps back in with a bulldog. D’mone catches him with a clothesline. AJ Daniels comes out and goes to hit D’mone, but Facade stops him. D’mone & Facade exchange shots, then Facade kicks him into the ropes. AJ pulls D’mone out and throws him into the ringpost causing a DQ.
WINNER: D’MONE by DQ.
Tate kicks at Shera’s legs and doesn’t faze him. He goes for a crucifix pin, but can’t get Shera down. Tate with dropkicks, but Shera stays on his feet. Tate dropkicks the knee, but Shera gets right back up and hits a big boot. Shera scoops him up, but Tate slides into a sleeper hold on Shera’s back. Shera slings him off and goes to stomp him, but Tate keeps moving. Shera squashes Tate in the corner. Tate dropkicks Shera off the apron. Tate leaps out, but Shera catches him. Tate slides off and shoves Shera into the steel ringpost. Tate clubs Shera across the back as Shera gets back in. Shera catches him with a hard clothesline, turning him inside out. Tate locks him in a crucifix, but Shera powers up. Tate hits the eat de-feet twice, then climbs up and hits a codebreaker off the middle rope. Shera powers out at 2. Tate goes back on the offense, but Shera catches him off the ropes with the Sky High for the 3!
WINNER: SHERA by pinfall.
OVW TV (HOUR 2):
Shannon the Dude & Bryan Kennison are on commentary, Eric Cornish is the ring announcer.
Quick back and forth early. Loco with an abdominal stretch. Kal throws Loco into the ropes, but he leaps back with a clothesline for 2. He locks Kal in a submission, stretching him out with a knee in his back. Kal works up and slings Loco down. He delivers some punches and a clothesline. Hard uppercut to Loco in the corner. Kal goes for a People’s Elbow, but Loco kicks him in the face, then delivers a cutter off the ropes for 2. Loco with some chops. Kal back with a knee to the face for the 3.
WINNER: KAL by pinfall.
In the back, Star Rider & Dustin Jackson pump Omar Amir up for his match against the Legacy of Brutality later tonight.
Quick back and forth with pin attempts early. Dani flips across Ellie’s back and hits a dropkick for 2. Ellie comes back with a drop for 2. Dani with some hard kicks, but Ellie back with a kick of her own. She hits a double underhook drop for 2. She clubs Dani across the back. Dani scoops her up and delivers a big slam for 2. Ellie flips her to the apron, but Dani grabs her and hits her head off the turnbuckle. She walks the top rope and hits a cross body for the 3.
WINNER: DANI by pinfall.
In the back, we see that Omar Amir has been attacked and laid out, but by whom?
Creed fires away. Bizo takes control, but Creed catches him with a kick to the head. Creed takes him down, but Bizo rolls out of the ring. Bizo hits Creed on the outside and poses with Haley. Bizo hits the spinebuster and Bizo Bottom back inside. Luscious Lawrence runs out and attacks Bizo to cause a DQ.
WINNER: BIZO by DQ.
Ben slings Dimes down. He gets down on his knees and Dimes pokes him in the eyes. Ben catches him and rams him into the corner. Dimes clubs Ben across the back, but Ben goes for a chokeslam. Dimes slides out and takes out the knee. He splashes Ben in the corner. Ben catches him and sits him on the top turnbuckle. Diems tries to leap off, but Ben catches him and slams him down. Dimes goes out. He leaps in and tries a sunset flip. Ben scoops him up and darts him into the top turnbuckle. He hits a big boot and sets him up for a powerbomb. Dimes rakes the eyes. He grabs the protein powder and accidentally throws it in Walker’s eyes. Meanwhile, Banks grabs some and throws it in Ben’s eyes while the ref is checking on Walker. Dimes rolls Ben up with his feet on the ropes for the 3.
WINNER: DIMES by pinfall.
It’s a gauntlet match. Steve is in first and attacks Omar who is all taped up from getting attacked earlier in the night. Steve is totally in control, but Omar slides out of a slam attempt and rolls Steve up for the 3!
WINNER: OMAR by pinfall.
WINNER: OMAR by pinfall.
After the match, Omar says he wants to trade out the ropes for steel chains at Chained Carnage for the rematch for the Heavyweight Title!