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Impact TV taping spoilers: Bound for Glory gets its main event

The next two weeks of Impact on AXS was taped in Chicago Saturday.

The following are spoilers from Saturday's Impact TV tapings in Chicago, Illinois, featuring the fallout from Friday's Emergence special.

The big news is that the main event of October's Bound for Glory will be Impact World Champion Josh Alexander defending against Eddie Edwards. 

Edwards earned the spot by winning a six-way elimination match that also included Bandido, Sami Callihan, and other former Impact World Champions.

Results and notes are courtesy of Luchablog.

BTI matches:

  • Gisele Shaw defeated Rosemary
  • Bullet Club's Ace Austin & Hikuleo defeated Zicky Dice & Johnny Swinger

Impact for August 18th & August 25th:

  • X-Division Champion Mike Bailey defeated Chris Bey
  • Heath defeated Kenny King. Continued tension between Eddie Edwards and PCO helped Heath escape further damage.
  • Killer Kelly defeated Savannah Evans
  • Eddie Edwards won a six-way no. 1 contender's elimination match over Steve Maclin, Moose, Rich Swann, Bandido and Sami Callihan.
  • Knockouts Tag Team Champions VXT (Deonna Purrazzo & Chelsea Green) defeated Mia Yim & Jordynne Grace
  • Karl Anderson defeated Mike Bennett
  • Jessicka Havok defeated Alisha
  • Bhupinder Gujjar defeated an enhancement talent. Digital Media Champion Curt Hawkins came out and offered Gujjar a title match, but the ref refused to start it until he was bullied into it. Gujjar defeated Hawkins and left with the the title, but the title change wasn't announced in the arena.
  • Impact World Champion Josh Alexander defeated Vincent in a non-title match. Heath attacked Edwards as he was trying to recruit Alexander into HNM.
  • Black Taurus defeated Trey Miguel, Laredo Kid and Rey Horus in a four-way that may have earned him an X-Division title shot
  • Motor City Time Splitters (KUSHIDA, Alex Shelley & Chris Sabin) defeated Violent By Design (Doering, Deaner & Eric Young)


The following was teased during the announcer segments and assumed to be taped/executed during the August 26th and 27th tapings in Dallas, Texas:

  • Mickie James will address her future
  • Masha Slamovich will compete in a no. 1 contender's match
  • Sami Callihan challenged both Steve Maclin and Moose to a barbed wire match
  • Maria is banned from ringside for the upcoming Good Brothers vs. OGK Impact Tag Team title match.