Impact Wrestling television results: October 5, 2017
Bound For Glory is within sight and the stars in Impact Wrestling were busy getting prepared for the big show in Canada. Jim Cornette was still around during this episode which will certainly change once it's been confirmed that he's no longer with the company on television.
There were a couple of big matches and a No. 1 contender's match was set for Impact Wrestling's top singles title. Things are heating up for these driven sports entertainers so let's get right to the action.
The opening segment saw Eli Drake and Chris Adonis coming to the ring and boy were they in a good mood. Eli Drake said tonight is a celebration and then he started dishing out some heat on Johnny Impact.
He discussed last week's match and gloated about how it all turned out for him. Then he made fun of Jim Cornette. Eli Drake announced that he had the night off and then Garza Jr came out to have a match. Since Drake was off tonight, Garza Jr took on Chris Adonis.
Chris Adonis vs Garza Jr.
Drake was on commentary during this match and did a good job keeping things interesting. Garza and Adonis fought a pretty good match which saw Garza Jr taking the advantage.
The finish of the match saw Johnny Impact rushing the ring and going after Adonis thus causing a disqualification.
Result: Chris Adonis won by DQ
Upcoming match between Johnny Impact and Garza
After the match was over, Johnny Impact kept pounding his fists down on Chris Adonis while Garza attempted to calm Impact down. However, Impact took a swing at Garza. Jim Cornette came out and booked a match between Johnny Impact and Garza Jr for the next show.
At this point, Eli Drake found himself at ringside eating popcorn. Cornette then said that the winner between Impact and Garza will get a shot at Drake's title at Bound For Glory. Then, Garza and Impact started their brawl to get us ready for their upcoming match.