NWA: Total Nonstop Action PPV
August 20, 2003 - Nashville, Tennessee - Aired Live
Announcers: Mike Tenay & Don West..

  1. IN THE RING: The Gathering & The New Church..
    • The show began with Shane Douglas brawling with Raven in the ring..
    • CM Punk & Julio Dinero were shown fighting with Sinn & Slash in the audience..
    • Raven DDT'd Shane Douglas, and grabbed the mic, addressing his "mystery" attacker in recent weeks..
    • The lights then went out, and the mystery man appeared in the ring with a noose!
    • When the lights came back on, Raven was bleeding and hung over the top rope..
    • James Mitchell was holding a pair of scissors in front of Raven..
    • The mystery man, Shane Douglas & James Mitchell ran off as The Gathering made the save..

  2. INTERVIEW: Scott Hudson & Jerry Lynn + Don Callis..
    • Jerry Lynn pointed out that he loses money every time Don Callis takes him off the show..
    • Don Callis showed up and Jerry Lynn will be fined $5,000 for attacking a TNA official..
    • Jerry Lynn was restrained by a member of the red shirt security team, who were ordered to throw him out!
    • Don Callis said that he would not take a personal check from Jerry Lynn..

  3. ULTIMATE X MATCH: Michael Shane beat Frankie Kazarian & Chris Sabin..
    • Excellent, revolutionary, unique, entertaining and new!
    • Michael Shane & Frankie Kazarian were hanging from the wires when Chris Sabin springboard drop kicked them down!
    • Mid-way through the match, the ring was shaken, and the belt actually fell from its pirch..
    • The referee called for the bell and ordered crew members to reattach the belt up top wire..
    • Frankie Kazarian powerbombed Michael Shane from the top wire (had to see it to believe it)..
    • Frankie Kazarian then speared Chris Sabin as he was hanging from the top wire!
    • The belt fell a second time, and the referee called for the bell again, and it was reattached..
    • Chris Sabin & Frankie Kazarian came from opposite ends towards the center, and both fell to the mat below!
    • Frankie Kazarian was near the belt, but Michael Shane quickly crawled hand over hand accross the cable..
    • Michael Shane grabbed the X-Division championship belt to win the title!!

  4. INTERVIEW: Scott Hudson & Sonny Siaki & Trinity..
    • Sonny Siaki & Trinity arrived in a hearse with a coffin, for the "burial" of DLo Brown's career..

  5. DOUBLE BULLROPE MATCH: Simon Diamond & Johnny Swinger w/Glen Gilbertti beat America's Most Wanted..
    • This was a non-title matchup that started out with lots of brawling as this feud is continueing to heat up!
    • Chris Harris & James Storm set up for the Death Senteance, but Gilbertti yanked Harris off the top to the floor!
    • Johnny Swinger picked up a title belt and hit James Storm with it, and got the pin!
    • Post match beatdown saw the heels pulled off of America's Most Wanted..

  6. INTERVIEW: Scott Hudson & The Gathering (minus Raven) + The New Church..
    • Julio Dinero said that Raven was severely injured..
    • Julio Dinero then challenged The New Church to a tag team match right now!
    • Shane Douglas and the New Church stormed in, and a brawl broke out, with security trying to pull them apart..

  7. IN THE RING: Sonny Siaki & Trinity + DLo Brown..
    • Sonny Siaki had wheeled the coffin to the ringside area and read a eulogy for DLo Brown's career..
    • Trinity placed black flowers on the casket..
    • DLo Brown suprisingly popped out of the coffin and beat up Sonny Siaki & Trinity!
    • DLo Brown slammed Trinity into the casket, then tossed Sonny Siaki on top (tight fit too)..
    • DLo Brown closed the lid with both inside and stood on top of the casket!
    • The handlers rolled the coffin away, with Sonny Siaki & Trinity still inside..

  8. INTERVIEW: Scott Hudson & Christopher Daniels & Legend..
    • Legend said he was sorry that he had to beat up the "local legends" (Erik Watts & Jeff Jarrett) tonight..
    • Christopher Daniels said the fans rejected him, and now they will pay..
    • Christopher Daniels said that Erik Watts must pay for the "sins of the father"..

  9. TAG MATCH: Slash & Sinn w/James Mitchell def Julio Dinero & C.M. Punk w/Alexis Laree..
    • This match started out with a lot of brawling but settled into a traditional tag match..
    • Late in the match, Shane Douglas ran in and hit Julio Dinero with a chain!
    • Slash then pinned Julio Dinero to get the victory for his team!
    • After the match, Shane Douglas gave Alexis Laree a belly to belly suplex, and cut off some of her hair!

  10. SIT DOWN INTERVIEW: Mike Tenay & Erik Watts..
    • Erik Watts said he was made the director of authority because they wanted someone young..
    • Erik Watts said they wanted someone who wouldn't play favorites..
    • Erik Watts pointed out that that's how they did business in "other companies"..
    • Erik Watts said that he represented the NWA half of the company, while Don Callis works for the TNA half..
    • Erik Watts talked about Jeff Jarrett, and when they were in "another federation", Jarrett didn't help him..
    • Erik Watts said when he first came to TNA, he went about settling things with Jeff Jarrett the wrong way..
    • Erik Watts said that is why the promotion put him on Xplosion for months..
    • Erik Watts said he had learned his lesson from all that, and he owed it to Jeff Jarrett..
    • Erik Watts called Don Callis a "fruitcake" and implied that he was in cahoots with Vince Russo & AJ Styles..

  11. POOLSIDE: AJ Styles & Vince Russo..
    • Vince Russo & AJ Styles gave a taped interview while on vacation, sitting poolside..
    • Vince Russo was trying to get tan, but it was night time..
    • AJ Styles bragged about his victories, and said he would def eat the winner of the gauntlet tonight on next week's show!
    • AJ Styles then did a dive into the pool, which Vince Russo applauded like a proud father..

  12. TAG MATCH: Jeff Jarrett & Erik Watts def Christopher Daniels & Legend..
    • Erik Watts dove over the railing into the crowd to get at Legend..
    • After an exciting match, Jeff Jarrett rolled up Legend with a handful of tights for the victory..

  13. IN THE RING: Chris Daniels & Legend & Jeff Jarrett & Erik Watts + Security + Jason & Freddy Kruger..
    • Chris Daniels & Legend continued the attacked on Jeff Jarrett & Erik Watts after the match..
    • Black-shirted and Red-shirted security ran out to break it up, but ended up fighting with each other!
    • Jerry Lynn ran in to attack the red-shirted security team!
    • The Red-shirts over-powered Jerry Lynn and dragged him to the backstage area..
    • Two "fans" in Freddy Kruger & Jason masks jumped the rail and handcuffed Erik Watts to the railing!
    • Jason got in the ring and gave the "Styles Clash" to Jeff Jarrett, and unmasked -- AJ STYLES!
    • Freddy Kruger then unmasked and it was Vince Russo!!

  14. IN THE RING: Vince Russo & AJ Styles..
    • Vince Russo stated that there would be no title shot for Jeff Jarrett, and no gauntlet for him either!
    • Chris Daniels, Legend & AJ Styles hit a triple team powerbomb from the ropes through a table on Jarrett!
    • Erik Watts tried to fight back from the railing, but kept getting kicked down..
    • The heels dragged Jeff Jarrett out through the crowd and tossed him into the hearse from earlier!
    • Vince Russo & AJ Styles drove off with Jeff Jarrett in the back!

  15. TAPED PROMO: Dusty Rhodes..
    • Dusty Rhodes talked about finishing his business with Glen Gilbertti next week..
    • Durty Rhodes vs Glen Gilbertti in a "bullrope match" next week..

    • Kid Kash entered first..
    • Ron Killings entered second..
    • Christopher Daniels entered third..
    • B.G. James entered forth..
    • Sonny Siaki entered fifth..
    • Jeff Jarrett's music played, but he was not there to enter the match..
    • DLo Brown entered seventh and went to work on Sonny Siaki & Chris Daniels..
    • Mad Mikey ran out to ringside, saying he was mad that he wasn't in the gauntlet match!
    • Abyss entered next and prevented Ron Killings from eliminating Kid Kash..
    • Sandman entered next..
    • Mad Mikey ran in and got in Abyss' face, but Abyss tossed him out!
    • Sandman spit beer at Abyss and started hitting him with the singapore cane!
    • Legend joined the match next..
    • Konnan joined the match next.
    • Shane Douglas entered next..
    • Raven, bloodied and bandaged, made his entrance into the match!
    • Raven went right after Shane Douglas..
    • It was down to Raven vs Shane Douglas for the #1 Contendership in a regular match..

  17. #1 CONTENDERS MATCH: Raven def Shane Douglas!
    • Raven headbutted out a belly-to-belly suplex attempt and hit an Evenflow DDT on Shane Douglas!!
    • Raven then pinned Shane Douglas to become #1 Contender for AJ Styles' World Heavyweight title!

  18. END OF SHOW....
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