Jet Set Strutter vs. Mighty Leo Jet Set Strutter defeated Mighty Leo with a small package at 2:32 Match Rating: 2.00 Match Notes: Strutter was still embarrassed by his near loss to Racer, causing him to take a very aggressive approach in this contest. After a vicious exchange, Leo landed a diving crossbody. Strutter rolled through and caught Leo in a pinning combination, hooking the tights to get a three count.
Lazer vs. Star Boy Lazer defeated Star Boy with a superplex at 2:46 Match Rating: 1.00 Match Notes: The high flying antics of Star Boy were fun to watch, but has virtually no effect on his tough opponent. As a sign of respect, Lazer raised Star Boy's arm after the bell.
Dark Invader vs. Hammerhead Hammerhead defeated Dark Invader with a SOVIET SLEDGE at 9:48 Match Rating: 3.50 Match Notes: Hammerhead emerged triumphant in this brutal seesaw battle. While trading blows out on the floor, he used his potent fists to take control. Once back inside the ring, he wasted no time in knocking Invader flat.
Massacre grabbed the mic and stepped to the center of the ring. With arms folded, Brute stood at his side. Needing few words, the Gladiators of Aethra made a compelling case for why they should be considered the dominant force in tag team wrestling today. To prove their point, they demanded a match against Neon Express!
Ace Arcadium vs. Jet Set Strutter Jet Set Strutter defeated Ace Arcadium with a SIX-FIGURE LEGLOCK at 5:48 Match Rating: 2.50 Match Notes: Ace pushed the pace with one explosive move after another. When the ref's eyes were elsewhere, Strutter staggered his opponent with a cheap shot. He immediately capitalized on the situation to steal a spot in the final.
Hammerhead vs. Lazer Lazer defeated Hammerhead with a LAZERLOCK (+2) at 9:07 Match Rating: 3.50 Match Notes: Both competitors risked disqualification, as the ref almost lost patience with their continuous brawling. Lazer endured all that his opponent had to offer and earned a spot in the final by forcing the Russian powerhouse to tap out.
Fatigue Count: Lazer 1 - Hammerhead 3
On his way to the back, Lazer was confronted by Big Boss Jr. This allowed Jet Set Strutter to ambush the popular superstar. Hammerhead joined in, making it a double team assault until security arrived. (Lazer injured for 3 cards. Mr. Codger chose to postpone any decision regarding possible suspensions until the next show.)