RING OF HONOR WRESTLING RESULTS
Ring of Honor - Final Battle 2004
December 26, 2004 - Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
- MATCH: Jimmy Jacobs def Trent Acid (Afterwards, Trent Acid got on the mic and "quit" Ring of Honor..
- MIXED TAG MATCH: Deranged & Lacey w/Cheech & Cloudy def AngelDust & Becky Bayless (Lacey pinned Becky)..
- After the match, Lacey ordered her men to attack AngelDust and threaten Becky until Dunn & Marcos made the save.
- MATCH: Rockin' Rebel def Devon Moore..
- MATCH: Homicide w/Julius Smokes def Josh Daniels..
- PURE TITLE MATCH: John Walters def Jimmy Rave by submission to retain..
- After the match, John Walters accepted Prince Nana's money and joined the Embassy..
- FIGHT WITHOUT HONOR: Dan Maff & BJ Whitmer def The Carnage Crew (Loc & DeVito)..
- Match included tables, ladders, chairs, kendo sticks, and thumbtacks (which were introduced Mick Foley!)..
- After the match, Mick Foley paised both teams and got them to shake hands and hug out of respect..
- FINAL CONFRONTATION: Ricky Steamboat & Mick Foley..
- Mick Foley & Ricky Steamboat cut promos on eachother and wrapped up their feud as Steamboat signed with WWE..
- Mick Foley wished Steamboat luck in making stars out of Snitsky, Heidenreich, and Luther Reigns..
- Mick Foley then called out Samoa Joe to offer a truce, but Joe ended up turning on Foley and punching him!
- MATCH: Jay Lethal def Prince Nana's Weapon of Mask Destruction #2..
- TAG MATCH: Steve Corino & C.M. Punk w/Tracy Brooks def Alex Shelley & Roderick Strong..
- After the match, Austin Aries came down and he and Roderich Strong turned on Alex Shelley!
- MATCH: Low Ki vs American Dragon ended in a NO CONTEST..
- The two wrestlers brawled into the lobby of the building where Homicide & Smokes appeared and attacked Dragon!
- Homicide smashed American Dragon's arm with a steel chair before Lay Lethal and some others made the save..
- Low Ki went back to the ring and assaulted the referee and demanded he be named the winner since Dragon was gone..
- Low Ki then knocked the referee out and choked him with a leather belt in the camel clutch position..
- ROH officials later changed the decision to Low Ki being disqualified for outside interference..
- ROH TITLE MATCH: Austin Aries w/Roderick Strong def Samoa Joe w/Jay Lethal to win the Ring of Honor title!
- Austin Aries reversed Joe's Muscle Buster and hit him with a brainbuster and followed up with a 450 splash for the win!
- The crowd was incredibly hot for the final five minutes and absolutely erupted for finish with chants of "Aries! Aries!"
- Samoa Joe showed respect for the new champ, by congradulating him and helping to strap the belt around Aries waist..
- And so ends Samoa Joe's illustrious 22 month reign as Ring of Honor Champion..
- And that's a wrap..