This is the OVW Report for Thursday, June 17, 2021.
Tonight, the final first round matchup in the Kentucky Title Tournament sees Reverend Ronnie Roberts face off with Tom Coffey, Star Rider faces Big Zo in a No DQ match, Arie Alexander vs. Lilith Grimm and Dream Girl Ellie vs. Charlie Kruel in women’s action, and much more!
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Eric Cornish is the ring announcer.
“The Professional” Clayton Cannon vs. “Satan’s Favorite Sinner” Amon
Clayton controls early, working over Amon and choking him in the ropes. He slams Amon, but only gets a 1 count. Amon comes back, hits Clayton into all 4 corner turnbuckles, and finishes him off with the STH for the 3.
WINNER: AMON by pinfall.
OVW TV (HOUR 1):
Bryan Kennison & Shannon the Dude are on commentary, Eric Cornish is the ring announcer.
“Picture Perfect” Jordan Kage vs. “Mr. Juicy” Luscious Lawrence.
Luscious locks Kage up into the corner. Kage locks Luscious up and goes to hit him, but Luscious moves and kisses him. Kage dropkicks him and clubs him. He kicks Luscious in the head and chokes him in the corner. Kage runs into the corner and dropkicks into a seated Luscious. Luscious tries to fire back, but Kage elbows him and clubs him in the back. Kage hits him in the corner. He goes up top and drops a Macho Man-esque flying elbow drop. He goes up again, and Luscious puts up a boot. Kage stops himself, but misses an elbow drop. Luscious with some atomic drops, a giant swing, the Rump Thumper, and then the One Night Stand for the 3!
WINNER: LUSCIOUS by pinfall.
We see a video message from “The Pope” Elijah Burke. He is coming back for Saturday, June 26’s Chained Carnage to add more gold to his pretty little waist. He’s coming for Jessie Godderz and the National Heavyweight Title!
“The Nephilim” D’mone Solavino vs. Blanco Loco.
D’mone catches Loco with his legs and rams him into the top turnbuckle in the corner. He locks Loco up from behind with a Full Nelson. The hold is broken, but D’mone applies it again. Loco appears to be fading, but falls back into a pin for 2. Loco back with a hard forearm shot and a kick to the face. Loco with a big clothesline and they are both down. D’mone avoids a kick and hits a Russian Leg Sweep. He locks him in Locked in Purgatory, and Loco tries to fight, but ultimately taps.
WINNER: D’MONE by submission.
“The Demon” Lilith Grimm vs. “Double A” Arie Alexander.
Quick action early. Grimm knees Arie in one corner and throws her to the other. She charges in, but Arie moves. Arie with a rolling snapmare and kick. Grimm kicks her and takes her face into her knee, then a neckbreaker, then a blue thunder bomb. Arie fires back, but Grimm rams her into the corner. Arie is up top and hits Grimm away. She walks the top rope and hits a hurrican-Arie. A release German suplex. She tries a backslide pinfall, but they are at a stalemate. Arie rolls out and plants Grimm with a DDT for the 3.
WINNER: ARIE by pinfall.
Brandon Espinosa vs. Gustavo.
Espy attacks Gustavo. Gustavo tries to come back with some fast-paced offense and roll-ups, but gets pulled off the top rope and hits his head on the turnbuckle. Espy works over Gustavo and yanks his hair. He locks in a sleeper hold. Gustavo works out and hits a hurricanrana. Gustavo slips, but clubs Espy down and goes for his finisher. D’mone Solavino has come to ringside and taken a rose away from a fan that Gustavo had given out. He plucks the petals off as Gustavo looks on. Espy sneaks up from behind and rolls him up for the 3.
WINNER: ESPINOSA by pinfall.
After the match, Gustavo dives out of the ring onto D’mone and pounds away. Officials have to pull them apart.
NON-TITLE MATCH: “Superior” Tony Evans & Jake Omen vs. Tag Team Champions “The Tate Twins”: Brandon & Brent.
The Tates have a quick start, but Omen & Evans take control. Evans hits Brent with a vertical suplex. Omen comes in and works him over. Evans hits Brent from the outside as the ref tries to keep Brandon in the corner. Omen knees Brent. Brent flips out of a backdrop and is able to go through the legs of Omen for a tag. Brandon fires away and clotheslines Omen, then baseball slides into Evans. He takes Omen down for 2. Evans gets in and eats a boot. Brent gets in and takes him out, then the Tates deliver their double faceplant finisher for the 3.
WINNERS: TATES by pinfall.
AJ Daniels comes to the ring. He is looking for Facade. He refuses to give any answers unless Facade comes to the ring. William Lutz comes to the ramp and says Facade ain’t here, and AJ knew he wouldn’t be here. If he wants a fight, he will give him one. AJ tells him he can’t control his hands if Lutz gets in here. Daniel Spencer tells Eric Cornish that officials in the back have made this match a go for right now!
“Mr. Zero Gravity” AJ Daniels vs. William Lutz.
They exchange blows early. AJ stomps and pounds away on Lutz, but Lutz comes back with a reverse cross body. Lutz misses a moonsault, but rolls through. They both go for a cross body at the same time. Lutz with a spinning neckbreaker for 2. AJ rolls out and Lutz hits a moonsault onto him on the outside. Lutz rolls him in, but AJ throws him out as he comes back in. As Lutz tries to get back in, AJ kicks the ropes hurting Lutz below the belt. AJ hits the Zero Gravity Kick for the 3.
WINNER: AJ by pinfall.
OVW TV (HOUR 2):
Shannon the Dude & Bryan Kennison are on commentary, Eric Cornish is the ring announcer.
“The Purple-Haired Maniac” Charlie Kruel vs. Dream Girl Ellie.
Kruel kicks her, but then runs into a kick to the midsection. Kruel knees her in the face in the corner and delivers a double knee to the back in the ropes. Ellie comes off the ropes and takes her down. She knees her in the face, then hits a German Suplex with bridge for the 3.
WINNER: ELLIE by pinfall.
KENTUCKY TITLE TOURNAMENT FIRST ROUND: “The Iron Bear” Tom Coffey (w/Doug Basham) vs. Reverend Ronnie Roberts (w/Jessica Snow).
Ronnie pounds away on Tom in the corner. He drop toeholds Tom into the ropes, then hits the Yamen legdrop. Tom back with some hard shots. He grabs the collection plate to use as Snow tries to tell the ref on the apron. Doug takes it away from Tom and Ronnie rolls him up for 2. Tom gets the Iron Bearhug locked in, but Ronnie gets out. He avoids a corner charge and elbow drop. Ronnie slips off the ropes, but kicks the knee out and delivers a shining wizard. Tom goes for the collection plate again as Snow gets back on the apron. Doug again takes it away and slides it to Ronnie! Ronnie clocks Tom with it and gets the 3.
WINNER: RONNIE by pinfall.
We see a video of Luscious Lawrence going out with what appears to be Maria James!
“The Wayward Warrior” Jared Kripke vs. “Shotgun” Tony Gunn.
Gunn attacks Jared before the bell rings and chops him in the corner. He locks him in a submission, clubbing Jared across the chest. He delivers the release suplex. Jared with a kick to the head. He charges at Gunn, but Gunn catches him, rams him into the corner, and shoulders him. Jared avoids a charge and dropkicks him. Gunn elbows him across the back of the head and knees him in the face. He hits the Killshot and this one is over.
WINNER: GUNN by pinfall.
We see more of Luscious Lawrence out on the town. Haley J is seen in the back and wants to know who is with Luscious. Tony Bizo comes up and asks her why she is concerned with him. He is going to take out his competition tonight.
Freddy Hudson vs. “The Complete Package” Tony Bizo
Bizo goes right after Freddy and hits him in the corner. Freddy tries to fire back, but gets clotheslined. Bizo pounds away on him, then hits a spinebuster off the ropes. He delivers the Bizo Bomb and gets the 3.
WINNER: BIZO by pinfall.
Shannon the Dude
gets in the ring and says he has a match coming up in the second round of the Kentucky Title Tournament with Mahabali Shera
and calls him out. He tries giving him gifts of a toy tiger, plane tickets to Vegas, and cold hard cash, but Shera says he will see him in the second round!
We see more video of Luscious Lawrence out with the mystery woman. Haley J decides she is going to go to Thunder Island to take care of this!
NO DQ MATCH: Big Zo (w/“The East End Villain” Josh Ashcraft) vs. Rush Champion Star Rider.
Star ducks a chair shot and takes Zo down. He hits a cannonball with the chair on Zo in the corner. Josh interferes and Star chases him to the back. Zo follows him and tosses him back down the ramp. Back inside, Star knees Zo in the face, but Zo launches him into a ladder in the corner. Zo hits him with the ladder and chokes him with a boot in the corner. He slams Star hard and hits the Are You Serious? legdrop. Zo hits the injured ribs and chokes him in the ropes. Zo misses a splash and Star comes back with 2 super kicks, then a curb stomp. Josh comes back out and breaks the pin. Zo recovers and ambushes Star. He grabs the chair and cracks Star across the back. Josh puts Star’s head in the chair and tells Zo to go up. Kal Herro & Dustin Jackson run out and save him and take Zo down. Ca$h Flo runs out and clotheslines Kal & Dustin, then hits Dustin with the running cross body. He power bombs Kal onto Dustin. Omar Amir runs out and exchanges blows with Ca$h. He clotheslines Ca$h out and hits Zo with the spinebuster slam. Star gets back up and goes up top. He connects with the Five Star Frog Splash for the 3!
WINNER: STAR by pinfall.
We see Haley J
bust in on Luscious Lawrence
in bed with her mother, Maria James