sVo Countdown to Violence 2021
Goodfellas Casino Arena
Sunday 21st March 2021
‘Audacity’ by Stormzy hits and the opening video package for ‘Countdown to Violence 2021’ begins to play, featuring classic action from the likes of Anthony Moretti, William Vorheez & Gunner Lang. As the package begins to come to an end, the live camera pans around the sold-out Goodfellas Casino Arena in the heart of Las Vegas as fireworks begin to shoot up from the top of the entrance ramp.
Fans jump out at the camera trying to get their face on TV as the atmosphere for tonight’s show continues to build.
Orlando Fox vs. CJ Dreamer
Boyz-N-Tha-Hood by Eazy E hits the sound system and the fans boo as Orlando Fox slowly steps out onto the top of the entrance ramp and poses for the crowd. Fox slowly makes his way down the entrance ramp, trash talking the fans in the front row as he goes. Fox soon reaches the ring and rolls under the bottom rope and steps onto the bottom rope before performing his signature taunt to the crowd, which brings out even more boos for Fox!
‘Break Stuff’ by the Limp Bizkit blasts over the sound system and there is a pop from the crowd as CJ Dreamer slowly walks out onto the top of the entrance ramp and stares out at the fans packed into the Goodfellas Casino Arena. Dreamer smirks at his hometown fans as he stops for a few seconds to signal to them, before briskly walking down the entrance ramp and rolling into the ring. Dreamer quickly rolls to his feet and skips in a circle around the ring whilst shadow boxing. Dreamer slowly returns to his corner of the ring as the music fades out and is replaced with the sound of just the cheers from the fans.
With Orlando Fox and CJ Dreamer staring across the ring at each other, the referee calls for the bell to be rung and the match is officially underway! Fox and Dreamer stare at each other for a few seconds before slowly moving towards each other in the middle of the ring, both trash talking to each other. The hatred between the two seems to be at an all time high after their failed launch as a tag team, but the trash talking seems to get too personal for CJ Dreamer as he is the first to throw the first punch! The two trade right hands back and forth in the middle of the ring, before Fox gets the upper hand of the match with a knee to the midsection.
CJ Dreamer doubles over in pain, and Fox grabs him by the arm before shooting him into the ring ropes. Dreamer bounces back into the middle of the ring and Fox lands a back elbow strike to the face of the former Tag Team Champion. Dreamer stumbles away holding his face in pain, and Fox follows up with a clothesline to take Dreamer down to the mat. Fox leaps onto Dreamer and begins to lay into him with some big mounted punches, before Dreamer is able to kick his opponent off and get back to his feet.
Fox keeps the momentum going with some more punches on Dreamer that back him into the corner of the ring, before working him over with some big body shots. The former Hardcore Champion flips Dreamer off in the corner of the ring, before taking a few steps back and nailing him with a running shoulder block in the corner! Dreamer looks in pain in the corner of the ring as Orlando Fox continues to trash talk him. The fans try and get behind the home town hero, but as Dreamer looks to mount a comeback by running at Fox, Fox counters with a spinebuster in the middle of the ring into the cover!
CJ Dreamer is able to get a shoulder up off of the mat to the relief of the crowd packed into the Goodfellas Casino Arena!
Orlando Fox lands some mounted punches on Dreamer as punishment for kicking out, before dragging him up to a standing position. Fox slaps CJ Dreamer around the face in a show of disrespect, before landing a massive headbutt to send him staggering. The fans continue to boo Orlando Fox as he taunts Dreamer, before grabbing hold of him and landing a full nelson slam in the middle of the ring! The boos continue as Orlando Fox looks for another cover!
Once again CJ Dreamer shows his resilience as he gets a shoulder up and the match continues! Fox looks increasingly angry at not being able to get the three count as he rises up to his feet and argues loudly with the referee. The fans continue to boo Fox, but the former Hardcore Champion looks angry about the persecived slow count!
The argument between the referee and Fox however gives CJ Dreamer the chance to slowly recover in the corner of the ring, and as Fox turns and makes his way back towards him, Dreamer kicks out at his opponent! Dreamer works his way to a standing position using the ring ropes, before fighting back with some big right hands! The fans get behind Dreamer’s fight back, but Fox cuts him off with a knee to the midsection before it can get started! The fans boo as Orlando Fox position’s Dreamer for the ‘Remedy’ however there is a big pop as Dreamer counters by jumping down the back of his opponent, before grabbing him in a waist lock!
Dreamer lands an impressive German suplex on Fox in the middle of the ring, the causes both men to be down! The fans continue to cheer for Dreamer as both men slowly rise to their feet, and Dreamer gets the early advantage as he lands a mule kick to Fox! Fox doubles over in pain and Dreamer lands a reverse DDT! Fox staggers back up and Dreamer chains together a double arm drag with a sambo suplex before making the cover!
Fox kicks out just when it looked all over! The fans in the arena can’t believe that Fox managed to get his shoulder up, but Dreamer goes straight back on the offensive as he pulls Fox to his feet and lands an impressive half nelson suplex! Fox struggles to get back to his feet after the move, and Dreamer bounces into the ropes before looking for a swinging neckbreaker, but Fox ducks out of the way before aiming a clothesline at Dreamer! However Dreamer has the move scouted, and Fox ends up wiping out the referee with the clothesline!
The fans boo for the referee bump, as Dreamer grabs Fox from behind and lands the ‘Sweet Dreams’ in the middle of the ring! It should be all over, but there is no referee to count the three! The fans begin to count out loud, and get to ten before they boo loudly! Dreamer slowly rises up to his feet looking angry, and tries to wake the referee, but behind his back Fox begins to stir!
The boos continue as Fox crawls over before landing a low blow on Dreamer! Fox slowly rises up to his feet with a smirk on his face, before landing a big ‘Remedy’ on Dreamer in the middle of the ring! Fox collapses down over Dreamer as the referee begins to come around and count the cover!
It’s all over and in a surprise it is Orlando Fox that picks up the victory over the former Tag Team Champion CJ Dreamer!
The boo’s continue in the Goodfellas Casino Arena as Fox stumbles up to his feet and has his arm raised in the air in victory by the groggy referee! Fox smirks as he looks down on Dreamer, the man he was tagging with only a few weeks ago, before viling spitting on Dreamer! The boos ring out as Fox slowly climbs out of the ring and makes his way back up the ramp to the back!
Winner via pinfall: Orlando Fox
The cameras head backstage, and there are boos around the sold out arena as the current sVo Champion Anthony Moretti is seen walking down the corridor of the backstage area, the sVo Championship over his left shoulder and the Tag Team Championship over his right. Just behind Moretti and walking with a purpose is the towering figure of Joe Barone, the fellow Tag Team Champion. Moretti & Barone look in confident mood despite the mammoth task that awaits them tonight! However the confident look is wiped from their faces as they walk straight into Jon Page, the sVo Owner, who is waiting at the gorilla position.
Jon Page: “Wow, where are you two going?”
Moretti looks at Barone as if Page has just spoken to him in a foreign language, before turning back to the boss.
Anthony Moretti: “We are going out for our match you idiot! We get these belts defended early and then I come out and beat that old man Vorheez and put him back into retirement! Now move aside!”
Page smirks at Moretti, but slowly shakes his head.
Jon Page: “Afraid it seems you haven’t read the match order old chap. Your title match with Vorheez is on last, but your Tag Team title defence is on second to last!”
Moretti and Barone look outraged as they begin to protect.
Jon Page: “Sorry guys, I suggest you get back to your locker room and warm down. We don’t want you pulling any muscles out there tonight with two important matches!”
Page turns away from the Champions and goes back to whatever he was working on with organising the show, as Moretti and Barone look at each other in disbelief, before storming back to the ‘Blood Money’ locker room.
Triple Threat Match
Jupiter James vs. Lucy Von Drake vs. Ida Guildress
“Heads Will Roll” by Yeah Yeah Yeah’s hits the sound system and the fans in the arena cheer for the arrival of Ida Guildress at the top of the entrance ramp! The English born star taunts to the crowd at the top of the entrance ramp by blowing a kiss to the crowd, before slowly strutting down the entrance ramp towards the ring! Guildress slowly climbs into the ring before climbing to the nearest turnbuckle and posing for the sold out crowd.
The rookie Ida Guildress looks nervous on the ring on her own, as she awaits the arrival of her friend Jupiter James and her rival Lucy Von Drake for the triple threat match!
“Sunflower” by Post Malone hits the sound system and there is a huge cheer from the crowd. After a few seconds a pumped up Jupiter James emerges onto the top of the entrance ramp from behind the curtain and throws an arm into the air to acknowledge the crowd! Jupiter James skips down the entrance ramp side side to side, slapping hands with the fans as she goes before making her way all away the ringside area. Jupiter James finally climbs onto the ring apron on the side of the hard cam and raises both arms in the air to the crowd, before climbing into the ring through the ropes and looking around the arena in awe at the fans cheering her on.
Guildress and James hug in the middle of the ring as they await the arrival of the woman that has made their life hell over the last few months!
There are boos in the arena as ‘LVD’ flashes up on the giant screen and the arena is basked in a pink glow. “All My Life” by Foo Fighters blares out as Lucy Von Drake walks out, with her husband James Von Drake as always by her side. Lucy signals to the crowd before walking down to the ring and sliding in. Lucy holds her arms in the air in the middle of the ring as James Von Drake stands outside the ring clapping on his wife.
Lucy Von Drake looks nervously across the ring, with James and Guildress looking to be very much on the same page despite this officially being a triple threat!
With all three ladies in the ring, the referee calls for the bell to be rung! Knowing that she is likely to be outnumbered in this match due to her actions over the past few months, Lucy Von Drake quickly rushes forward and lands a right hand to the side of Ida Guildress before throwing her over the top rope! Jupiter James quickly attacks Von Drake from behind, hitting her with a double axe handle before spinning her around and throwing her into the ring ropes. Lucy Von Drake bounces back into the middle of the ring, and James takes her down with a handspring smash.
On the outside of the ring, Guildress seems to have landed hard on the outside as she is checked over by some of the medical staff at ringside, as Jupiter James stomps away on Von Drake. Von Drake tries to get to her feet, but James lands some knee strikes before taking her down with an impressive snap DDT! With Lucy Von Drake being dropped on her head, Jupiter James quickly makes the cover.
Lucy Von Drake gets a shoulder up off of the mat before the three can be counted to stop the early loss! Jupiter James lands some mounted punches on Von Drake, before pulling her up to her feet. On the outside, Guildress is still being checked over as JVD taunts her, whilst in the ring Jupiter James sends Lucy Von Drake into the corner of the ring. Jupiter James looks for a clothesline in the corner, but Lucy Von Drake gets her legs up to kick James in the face, before following up with a sidewalk slam!
The crowd boo Lucy Von Drake as she slowly rises up to her feet, before kicking away on Jupiter James. Lucy Von Drake drags James up by her hair, before taking her back down with a t-bone suplex on the middle of the ring. Lucy Von Drake stomps away on the lower back of her opponent, before flipping her over and locking in a boston crab submission hold! The fans boo loudly as Jupiter James screams out in pain, before slowly beginning to edge her way to the ring ropes! James reaches out for the bottom rope, but JVD pulls the rope away from her and flexes it backwards so she can’t reach it!
The fans boo loudly as the referee threatens JVD, before James is finally able to grab the rope to cause the rope break! Lucy Von Drake eventually releases the hold, however quickly turns James over and makes the cover without hesitation!
James gets a shoulder up before the three can be counted! Lucy Von Drake looks a little frustrated, but she rolls to her feet and paces around the ring, waiting for her opponent! Jupiter James looks sluggish as she slowly picks her self up, as LVD springs forward looking for the ‘One Hit Wonder’! The fans boo for the move, but Jupiter James sees it coming and ducks out of the way! Lucy Von Drake looks shocked as she turns, and walks straight into a forearm smash from Jupiter James!
Lucy Von Drake staggers backwards holding her face in pain, but Jupiter James follows up with a low wrist gut buster, before calling for her own finisher! On the outside of the ring it looks like the medical staff are trying to help Ida Guildress to her feet and to the back, but in the ring Jupiter James stalks Lucy Von Drake! JVD looks horrified on the outside as Jupiter James hits the ‘Fifth Rock from the Sun’ on his wife! James wastes no time in making the cover!
The fans are in shock as Ida Guildress shakes off the medical staff and dives into the ring to break up the cover by her friend! Jupiter James looks in shock, as Guildress pulls her to her feet and drops her on her head with a DDT! It seems that Guildress was faking the injury all along!
James still looks shocked at the actions of her friend as she tries to get to her feet, and Guildress lands a superkick just under her jaw! Guildress smiles as she drops down and makes the cover on her friend!
It’s all over, and despite being the under dog in the match, it is Ida Guildress who picks up the win! The fans don’t know what to make of the under handed tactics of Guildress as she slowly rises up to her feet with a smirk on her face and tells the referee to raise her hand in the air in victory!
Winner via pinfall: Ida Guildress
Johnny All Star vs. Money Malone
‘Viva Las Vegas’ by Metal Elvis hits the sound system and the crowd pop as the ‘Welcome to Las Vegas’ sign appears on the giant screen and pyros shoot up from both sides of the entrance ramp. After a few seconds the man himself, Johnny All-Star steps out onto the top of the entrance ramp and throws his arms in the air. All-Star makes his way through the pyros down towards the ring. All-Star salutes to the fans that cheer his name as he climbs into the ring and jumps to the second rope of the nearest turnbuckle. All-Star throws his arms in the air and gets even more cheers from his hometown fans.
“The Champ is Here” by O Fresh hits the sound system, and boos ring out as the arena is basked in a dull red glow. After a few seconds the boos get louder as Money Malone steps out onto the top of the entrance ramp wearing a ‘Blood Money’ t-shirt and holding a roll of dyed red dollar bills in his hand. Malone taunts at the top of the entrance ramp, before slowly walking down towards the ring. Malone throws the red dollar bills into the crowd before slowly climbing up into the ring and taunting on the middle as the music slowly fades out.
The referee calls for the bell to be rung, and the match is quickly under way between the two, with both men looking to get revenge for their attacks on each other at the last episode of Against All Odds! Malone and All Star circle around each other before trying up in the middle of the ring. Both men try and push each other backwards in a test of strength, that All Star comes out on top of, backing Malone into the ring ropes. The referee calls for a rope break and All Star gives his opponent a clean break, however Malone slaps All Star across the face before hiding behind the referee!
The fans boo loudly as Johnny All Star tries to fight back, only for Malone to land a kick to the knee before following up with some stiff knife edge chops. All Star tries to put some distance between himself and his opponent, however Malone takes him down to the mat with an impressive arm drag. All Star quickly rolls back up to his feet, but Malone catches him straight in the face with an impressive spinning heel kick!
The fans boo loudly for the Blood Money member, as Money Malone stands tall in the middle of the ring taunting the fans. However All Star uses this chance to get back to his feet, and is able to get back into the match with a headbutt after ducking under some attempted right hands from his opponent! The headbutt rocks Malone, but All Star looks to take advantage as the former International Champion bounces off of the ring apron and takes his opponent down with a running tackle!
Malone looks in pain after the tackle by the former football player, and All Star follows up with a big spinebuster before taunting to his home town fans! The fans respond by cheering All Star on, and the Horizon member lands a stalling suplex on Money Malone before making the cover!
No! Malone is able to get a shoulder up before the three count and the match continues! All Star scoops Malone up to his feet and sends him hard into the corner of the ring. All Star stomps away on Malone in the corner of the ring, but Malone fights out by grabbing hold of the leg of his opponent and stepping through with a jumping knee strike. All Star staggers backwards, and Malone is able to seize the chance to take him down to the mat with an impressive swinging neckbreaker. Malone shouts at All Star to get to his feet, before landing a big brainbuster on the former International Champion as he gets up! All Star looks out of it after being dropped on his head as Malone rolls over and makes the cover!
No! The fans cheer as All Star manages to kick out! Malone looks frustrated at not picking up the three count right there, as he flips All Star over and tries to lock in a camel clutch submission hold! All Star however is able to fight his way to the ropes before the move can be locked in with some stiff back elbow strikes to his opponent. All Star uses the ropes to pull himself up, before landing some big kicks to Money Malone as he runs at him. All Star bounces off of the ring ropes and lands a clothesline on Malone, before hitting a scoop slam as he tries to get to his feet.
All Star bounces off of the ring ropes and drops an elbow on Malone, before hooking the leg and looking for the cover!
It looked all over, but somehow Malone gets a shoulder up! All Star shakes his head in disbelief, before taunting to his hometown crowd and getting them hyped up! The fans rise to their feet as All Star signals for the ‘All Star Stunner’ before stalking his opponent! Malone rises slowly up to his feet, but as All Star looks for one of his finishes, Malone grabs his opponent’s leg to block the kick before taking him down with a leg breaker!
The fans boo loudly as Malone follows up with a backstabber in the corner of the ring, before making his way to the top rope! All Star looks in trouble as Malone wastes no time on the top rope before leaping down and landing the ‘Money Shot’ on his opponent! Boos ring out around the arena as Malone hooks the leg and makes the cover!
It’s all over and it is Money Malone who picks up the victory, a victory which might just be the biggest of his career so far! Malone rises up to his feet and ignores the booing crowd, celebrating to himself and clearly overjoyed with knocking off such a big sVo name as Johnny All Star!
With All Star down on the mat, the fans continue to boo as Malone makes a show of reaching into his pockets and pulling out a roll of dyed red bills again, as has been his trademark since joining the sVo! Malone approaches All Star looking to stick the dollar bills in his mouth as he has done to his previous opponents, however All Star sees him coming and scrambles up to his feet and into a fighting stance!
Malone quickly turns and drops and rolls out of the ring, wanting no further part of All Star! All Star shouts at Malone to get back in the ring and “just try it bitch…”, but Malone cockily backs up the entrance ramp, celebrating the victory by throwing the money bill by bill into the crowd whilst keeping his eyes locked on his opponent.
Winner via pinfall: Money Malone
sVo Las Vegas Championship
JVD (c) vs. Gunner Lang
The familiar riff of AC/DC’s Thunderstruck fills the arena. As the pyro goes off on the entranceway Gunner Lang explodes onto the entrance ramp shooting off his own pyro from a gun while the sVo Tron shows Gunner and a band playing his entrance music. The fans are on their feet cheering and shout ‘Gunner’ along with the song. Gunner drops the pyro gun and runs down to the ring slapping hands with the fans and giving devil horns. He slides into the ring under the bottom rope and proceeds to take off his shirt and bandanna throwing them into the crowd.
There are boos in the arena as ‘JVD’ flashes up on the giant screen and the arena is basked in a pink glow. The pink glow is slowly changed to a dark red glow as the letters ‘JVD’ slowly fade to the words ‘Blood Money’ on the giant screen as “All My Life” by Foo Fighters blares out of the sound system. After a few seconds, James Von Drake walks out from behind the curtain and onto the top of the ramp, with his wife Lucy Von Drake as always by his side. JVD signals to the crowd by holding his sVo Las Vegas Championship belt in the air, before walking down to the ring and sliding in. JVD holds his arms in the air in the middle of the ring as Lucy Von Drake stands outside the ring clapping on her husband.
The referee holds the sVo Las Vegas Championship belt in the air to signal that it will be on the line in tonight’s match, as Gunner Lang and JVD stare at the gold glistening!
The referee hands the belt to the outside of the ring, and Lang and JVD turn their attention to each other, with Lang looking like he is ready to rip into JVD to get some revenge for the brutal beat down he suffered at his hands upon the formation of Blood Money! The referee calls for the bell to be rung, and with the match officially underway, Lang runs at JVD! However JVD sees the big man coming, and quickly drops down to the mat and rolls out of the ring! The fans boo loudly as JVD smirks whilst walking around the ringside area!
The move seems to just make Gunner Lang more annoyed, as he climbs out of the ring and runs after JVD! JVD runs away from Lang, but Lang is stopped in his tracks as Lucy Von Drake steps in front of him! Lucy Von Drake dares Gunner to hit her, and the crowd seem to be cheering him on to do it! The cheers turn to boos though, as JVD runs around the ring and sneaks up on Lang to land a double axe handle shot to the back of his head. JVD grabs Gunner Lang and throws him hard into the ring steps, before rolling back into the ring!
Lucy Von Drake looks really pleased with herself as JVD stands in the ring and demands that the referee count out his challenger! The referee begins to count, as Lang slowly begins to stir on the outside of the ring. The referee reaches a six count before Lang is finally able to roll back into the ring. JVD quickly seizes on Lang by stomping away on the challenger whilst he is on his belly, before finally pulling him to his feet. JVD throws Lang into the corner of the ring and lays into him with some stiff knife edge chops across the chest. The fans continue to boo JVD, as he pulls Lang out of the corner and takes him down with a one handed bulldog!
JVD rolls up to his feet and takes a bow to the fans, who react by booing him even louder. The Blood Money member taunts the crowd a little more, before finally pulling the Horizon member up to his feet. JVD hits a few right hands on Lang, before hitting him with a Russian leg sweep to take him down to the mat. With Lang struggling back to a standing position, JVD follows up with a springboard dropkick before making the cover!
Gunner Lang manages to get a shoulder up off of the mat to save his chance at regaining the Las Vegas Championship! JVD looks a little angry at the referee, but doesn’t waste any time as he pulls Lang up to his feet. Lang throws a few desperate right hands, but JVD ducks and weaves the punches before landing a sidewalk slam on Lang! With Lang on the mat, JVD grabs the legs of his opponent and locks him into a Boston crab submission hold!
The fans boo loudly as JVD reaches back on the hold looking to retain his belt by submission, with the referee asking Lang if he wants to tap!
Lang shakes his head and reaches out for the bottom rope, slowly feeling his chance of being the Las Vegas Champion again slipping away! JVD reaches back further on the hold, listening out for the tap, but somehow Lang makes it to the bottom rope! The referee calls for the rope break as Lucy Von Drake angrily shouts from the outside of the ring! JVD eventually releases the hold, but doesn’t seem happy about it, as he stomps around the ring!
With Gunner Lang still down and hurting, JVD calls for the end of the match as he signals for the ‘Dollar Drop’! JVD stalks Gunner Lang as he slowly rises up to his feet, before positioning him for the finisher! However Lang seems to have the move scouted as he counters with a back body drop to the delight of the crowd! JVD pops back up to his feet in shock, and Lang follows up with a short arm clothesline! Lucy Von Drake looks nervous on the outside of the ring as JVD stumbles up to his feet after the clothesline, but walks straight into a diving spear from Lang! With JVD on the mat, Lang returns the submission favour as he grabs the legs of his opponent and locks in a sharpshooter!
JVD screams out in pain as Lang pulls back on the submission and the fans roar in approval! The referee asks JVD if he wants to tap, but as he does Lucy Von Drake jumps up onto the ring apron! The referee tries to get Lucy von Drake to get down off of the ring apron, and misses JVD tapping out! The fans boo loudly as Lang releases the hold thinking he has won!
Lang holds his arms in the air in victory, as the referee looks at him confused! In the confusion JVD rises up to his feet and lands a kick to the midsection on Lang before taking him down with a double underhook powerbomb! JVD quickly makes the cover!
No! It looked all over there, but Lang somehow kicks out! JVD can’t believe it as he pleads with the referee, whilst Gunner Lang pulls himself up in the corner of the ring!
JVD runs at Lang in the corner of the ring looking for a splash, but Lang dives out of the way causing JVD to hit hard! The fans pop as Gunner Lang takes the opportunity to turn and land a ‘Boomer-lang’ in the corner! JVD stumbles out of the corner and Lang follows up with a ‘Gunner-strike’! With JVD down on the mat, Lang hooks the leg to make the cover!
It’s all over and we have a new sVo Las Vegas Champion!
Gunner Lang staggers up to his feet and has the Las Vegas Championship belt presented to him by the referee, and he hoists it above his head in victory! Lang celebrates the big victory for Horizon over Blood Money, as Lucy Von Drake struggles to help JVD out of the ring.
Winner via pinfall: Gunner Lang
sVo Tag Team Championship Match
Anthony Moretti & Joe Barone (c) vs. Scott Washington & Yoshi Ono vs. Darwin Jones & Hugo Ryzing
‘Woke Up This Morning’ by A3 hits the sound system and the fans boo as the gold lights flash around the arena. After a few seconds, Anthony Moretti & Joe Barone step onto the entrance ramp with their hands in the air. Moretti slowly makes his way down the ramp towards the ring, holding the sVo Championship in one hand and the sVo Tag Team Championship in the other, ignoring the boos of the fans. Anthony Moretti cockily steps up onto the ring apron, as Joe Barone climbs through the ropes and into the ring. Acting like the superstar he thinks he is, Anthony Moretti raises both title belts in the air, however receives nothing but boos from the fans as Barone stands behind him with his arms crossed.
The arena lights dim as the V-Tron goes dark and several different colored gases start swirling in the middle. As the gases swirl faster the arena is rocked with an explosion from the V-Tron and pyro exploding from the ramp. The swirling gases are replaced by a spinning earth and ‘Evolution’ by Clawfinger fills the arena. The earth continues to spin as pictures of mankind’s greatest accomplishments and tragedies emanate from the spinning globe. A Cro-Magnon man starts to walk forward evolving with every step it makes raising its arms out to the side, finally ending with Darwin Jones walking forward with his arms spread wide blocking out the view of the earth. Pyro explodes on the entrance ramp as Darwin Jones appears on the entrance ramp arms spread wide. He takes his time to the ring working the crowd into a frenzy. Sliding into the ring he pulls himself up into a corner still working for the crowd.
“Keep on Swinging” by Rival Sons floods the sVo arena as some pyro goes off. Hugo Ryzing makes his way out onto the entrance ramp a hoodie covering his head; he pauses for a moment and then makes his way down to the ring bobbing his head to the rhythm throwing some practice punches and taking time to look at the crowd. He pulls himself up into the ring and makes his way to the center throwing his head back revealing his face and throwing his arms up into the air. He scrambles and pulls himself up into a corner taking off his hoodie throwing it into the audience and once again throws his arms up into the air before jumping down and preparing for the match.
The fans are on their feet as ‘California Vacation’ by The Game hits the sound system and the lights in the arena dim. Golden sparks rain down from the top of the giant screen onto the entrance ramp as Scott Washington step through them and holds his arms in the air. The huge ‘O-Town Outlaw’ taunts to the crowd who boo loudly as he walks down the entrance ramp with his eyes focused on the ring. Scott Washington jumps up onto the ring apron before climbing into the ring and warming up in the corner of the ring for his upcoming battle.
The lights in the arena dim and the mood changes as ‘GTA’ by Meek Mill hits the sound system. As the base reverberates around the arena, the massive figure of Yoshi Ono slowly steps out onto the top of the entrance ramp and looks out at the arena. The crowd loudly boo the sight of Ono, but the Japanese star ignores the crowd and performs a sumo ritual dance at the top of the entrance ramp. Ono then slowly walks down to the ring at his own pace, before slowly climbing into the ring and staring out at the crowd from the corner of the ring with a snarl on his face as the lights slowly come back up.
With all six men in the ring, the referee looks like he is struggling to keep some order as Moretti and Barone taunt the other two teams with their title belts! Blood Money finally hand their belts over to the referee who orders all three teams to their respective corners, before raising the belts in the air to signal that they will be on the line in tonight’s match!
Joe Barone uses his size advantage to make sure he is one of the men starting the match to protect his boss Anthony Moretti, whilst he squares off against Hugo Ryzing with Washington & Ono being left on the ring apron to wait to tag in!
The bell rings, and the match starts with Ryzing and Barone circling each other before Barone lands some big upper cuts to his opponent from Horizon. Ryzing fights back with some right hands of his own, but Barone uses his size advantage to land some bigger right hands before nailing Ryzing with a kick to the midsection. Barone sends Ryzing hard into the ring ropes, before knocking him down to the mat with a big boot as he bounces back. Ryzing rises up to his feet but Barone takes him straight back down to the mat with an impressive side slam.
Barone quickly rises up to his feet and grabs Ryzing by the back of the head, before slamming him face first into the nearest turnbuckle. Ryzing staggers backwards holding his face in pain, before making the tag out to Darwin Jones! The fans cheer as the big man climbs into the ring and squares off against Joe Barone in the centre of the ring! Jones and Barone trash talk each other, before Jones tees off on the Tag Team Champion with some big right hands. Barone tries for a double leg takedown, but Jones hammers him with some punches to the back of the head before landing a double leg takedown of his own!
Jones lays into Barone with some mounted punches, before Barone is able to power up to his feet! Darwin Jones looks to lock in a bear hug, but Barone uses his strength to fight his way out, before landing a big headbutt on Jones to stagger him backwards. Jones shakes off the headbutt, before bursting forward and taking Barone down with a clothesline! The fans cheer for the big move, but as Darwin Jones celebrates, Yoshi Ono makes the blind tag into the match!
The fans boo loudly and Jones looks angry as the massive Ono climbs into the ring! Moretti looks worried on the ring apron as Yoshi Ono seizes up Barone, before running at him and landing a splash in the corner! Barone stumbles out in pain and walks straight into a superkick from Ono! Ono quickly drops down and makes the cover!
No! Moretti dives in to save the Tag Team Championships from changing hands! The referee orders Moretti out of the ring, but Ono rises up to his feet and begins to stomp away on Barone. Barone looks in real trouble as Ono bounces off of the ring ropes and lands a leg drop on the big man! Ono slowly rises up to his feet, before making the tag out to Scott Washington!
Jones and Ryzing pace back and forth in their corner as Washington climbs into the ring and runs at Barone, before grabbing him around the waist! Barone tiredly tries to shake off his opponent, but Washington shows off his amazing strength to lift him into the air and drill him with a German suplex! Barone looks in trouble, but Moretti looks reluctant to tag in and face Washington knowing that he must defend his sVo Championship against William Vorheez after this match!
Moretti shouts at Barone to tag out to Horizon, but Darwin Jones and Hugo Ryzing jump down off of the ring apron to stop from being tagged in! Barone looks in pain, but Washington is straight back on him with some knee strikes, followed up with a full nelson slam! Barone stumbles up to his feet, and Moretti reluctantly tags in, knowing that the chances of keeping the Tag Team Championships are fading away from him!
The fans boo loudly as Moretti circles around Washington, before landing some big right hands! The punches rock Washington, but Washington quickly fights back with some of his own. Washington sends Moretti into the ropes, but Moretti bounces back with a jumping high knee to send Washington down. Moretti leaps down and makes the desperation cover.
No! Washington kicks out!
Moretti rises up to his feet and pulls Washington up, before sending him into the corner. Moretti lands a clothesline in the corner of the ring before stomping away on Washington! The fans continue to boo loudly towards Anthony Moretti as he walks back to the corner of the ring and taunts all three men on the ring apron!
Moretti turns back to Washington, but as he does Washington grabs him and takes him down with a belly to belly suplex! Washington hits an overhead suplex on Moretti, and then tags out to Ono!
Ono slowly climbs into the ring and stomps away on Moretti. Moretti struggles to his feet, but Ono is straight back on him with right hands before hitting a big head butt. The move looks to have busted open Moretti, as he is then grabbed around the throat by Ono who drills him with a chokeslam! There is a mixed reaction from the crowd as Ono makes the cover!
Barone is in to break up the cover! The fans boo loudly, but Washington is quickly into the ring to clothesline Barone out of the ring over the top rope! Washington and Barone begin to brawl on the outside of the ring, as Ono stumbles to his feet! Out of no where, Ryzing reaches over and tags in off of Ono! Ono looks shocked as Ryzing climbs into the ring, and nails Ono with a big boot! Ono drops down to the mat, and Ryzing turns to land a bicycle kick on Moretti!
Moretti is now in a pool of his own blood, but Ryzing doesn’t stop as he follows up with a striking spear in the middle of the ring! Ryzing looks to be in full momentum of the match as he hits a few forearm upper cuts on Moretti as he gets to his feet, before landing a ‘Ryz-Up!
The fans pop loudly, but Ryzing makes the tag out to Darwin Jones, before grabbing Ono and throwing him out of the ring! With Ryzing and Ono battling on one side of the ring side area and Washington and Barone on the other, Darwin Jones has the bloodied Moretti all to himself as he climbs into the ring! Jones circles around Moretti, before lifting him up into the air and landing the ‘Big Bang Theory’ in the middle of the ring!
The referee drops and begins to count!
It’s all over and we have new sVo Tag Team Champions! Hugo Ryzing shakes off Yoshi Ono and rolls back into the ring just in time for Darwin Jones and himself to be presented with the sVo Tag Team Championships, the second title victory tonight for Horizon! Moretti crawls into the corner of the ring, his face a crimson mask as he watches on in horror with Horizon celebrating with the belts!
Ono makes his way over to help his partner Scott Washington in his running battle with Joe Barone which makes its way to the back, as Horizon celebrates with the fans at ringside.
All alone in the ring is Anthony Moretti, blood streaming out of the cut in his head, knowing what is next…..
Winners via pinfall: Darwin Jones & Hugo Ryzing
sVo Championship Match
Anthony Moretti (c) vs. William Vorheez
The arena goes pitch black as the opening guitar riff from “Abominator” by Doyle plays. Smoke billows up from the bottom of the staging area, as green laser lights dance across the stage. Just as the opening riff comes to a close, two large hits of a drum can be heard, and pyro goes off syncing with them. The song dives in, as Vorheez makes his appearance at the top of the ramp. Wearing a long black, sleeveless coat, that has green stitching and it covered in small spikes, as well as a black, beat up, cowboy hat covering his eyes. Vorheez marches slowly down to the ring, his eyes fixated on the official sVo Champion who is still bleeding heavily in the ring, looking determined, and focused. As Vorheez climbs onto the ring apron and climbs inside the ring the lights slowly come up and the music fades, Vorheez undoes his jacket and reveals the old sVo Championship underneath. Removing the belt he lifts it high in the air showing that he is the real reigning sVo Champion.
Vorheez eyes Moretti as he tries to pull himself up to his feet in the corner of the ring and wipe the blood from his eyes. The referee takes the old sVo Championship belt from Vorheez that he never lost in 2013, and Moretti’s sVo Championship belt that he won in 2020, before holding them both in the air to signal that the match will crown an undisputed sVo Champion tonight!
The referee calls for the bell to be rung and the match is officially underway! Vorheez takes only a few seconds to jump forward and land a kick to the midsection on Moretti, before lifting the Champion into the air and nailing the ‘Wrath of Vorheez’! It looks all over already as Vorheez makes the cover!
Moretti kicks out at the very last millisecond!
Vorheez looks down at Moretti with wide eyes, thinking that it was all over right there! Moretti tries to stagger up to his feet, but Vorheez jumps straight back on him with lands some big right hands. Moretti looks like he might be out on his feet as Vorheez slams his head face first into the turnbuckle, before taking him down with an impressive spinning spinebuster.
Vorheez lands some more mounted punches on Moretti, before allowing him back up to a standing position. Moretti looks unsteady on his feet, and Vorheez follows up with a double arm DDT in the middle of the ring. Vorheez makes another cover, looking to win himself the chance to call himself the undisputed champion!
No! Moretti again kicks out and Vorheez begins to look frustrated. Vorheez pulls Moretti up to his feet once again, before landing a big head butt to the already cut forehead of the champion. Moretti stumbles away on his feet, and Vorheez takes him down with a big shoulder breaker. With Moretti on the mat, Vorheez scoops him up before landing a brainbuster in the middle of the ring!
With Moretti down, Vorheez calls for his finishing move once again and begins to wait for Moretti to get into position. But as he does the fans begin to boo loudly as down the entrance ramp walks Money Malone, JVD & Joe Barone! All three men look battered and beaten from their earlier matches, however they look at Vorheez with evil intent in their eyes! Vorheez stops what he is doing and looks back at Blood Money, waiting for the group to make their way to him!
However Blood Money only make it half way down the entrance ramp before they are jumped from behind by the new Las Vegas and Tag Team Champions! Gunner Lang, Darwin Jones and Hugo Ryzing take the fight to Blood Money, as the last hope of Moretti keeping hold of his title seems to be slipping away!
Vorheez turns back towards Moretti, but as he does Moretti rolls him up into a surprise cover!
No! Vorheez kicks out and quickly gets to his feet with a shocked look on his face! Moretti has now lost a lot of blood, but seems to be wildly swinging punches in the direction of Vorheez! Moretti connects with a few punches, before Vorheez fights back with some of his own!
Moretti uses his last ounce of strength to roll out of the ring and make his way around to the time keepers area, before snatching his title belt from the ring announcer Natasha Ortiz! Moretti staggers back up the entrance ramp with his belt, waving Vorheez off! The fans boo loudly towards Moretti, but Vorheez doesn’t look like he is willing for the match to end this way as he chases after the champion! The fans cheer as Vorheez runs after Moretti and drags him back to the ring, before throwing him back in under the bottom rope!
Vorheez climbs into the ring, and the fans cheer as he nails Moretti with big right hands, knocking him straight back down to the mat every time he gets to his feet. Vorheez eventually signals to the crowd before pulling Moretti up into the air, and nailing him with the ‘Wrath of Vorheez’ in the middle of the ring! The fans cheer as Vorheez drops down and makes the cover!
It’s all over and William Vorheez is the new sVo Champion! The fans cheer loudly as Vorheez rises up to his feet and is presented with both of the sVo Championship belts by the referee! Vorheez lifts both belts into the air in celebration as his music hits the sound system! The fans cheer loudly for the celebration, as Vorheez parades the belts around, walking across the ring mat that is stained red with the blood from Anthony Moretti, the now former Champion.
Winner via pinfall: William Vorheez