Wrestling Lockup with Brandon, brought to you by Triple Threat CLE. It's time for this week's TNA Impact recap for the week.
- This week's Impact was live at the Impact Zone in Orlando, Florida. TNA President Dixie Carter stated that she had a big announcement for tonight involving Bound for Glory. Gail Kim defended the TNA Knockout's Championship against Jade of The Dollhouse. Ethan Carter III announced last week that he would defend his TNA World Heavyweight Championship against his former lackey Rockstar Spud, tonight in the main event. Let's get to this week's TNA Impact recap.
- Dixie Carter's Big Announcement Involving Bound For Glory: Team TNA are present with Dixie Carter inside the ring. Dixie thanks Team TNA for their sacrifices in Lethal Lockdown last week. Drew Galloway says they all love to perform for the fans, everyone in TNA is equal and all battles ahead, they will all stand up for. Dixie announces that everyone in Team TNA will have a match tonight to crown a #1 Contender to Ethan Carter III and the TNA World Heavyweight Championship. Dixie says TNA has been a tight family, except for one man....Eric Young. Dixie calls out EY, who comes out and goes face to face with Dixie. Dixie says EY turned his back on her, TNA and the locker room. EY says it's because he has an iron clad contract with Impact wrestling so he'll do what he wants. EY admits to having connections with GFW, makes fun of Team TNA and says no one can touch him. Dixie announces that EY will face a man that sacrificed everything for his country in a Lumberjack Match, tonight. That man is Chris Melendez and that match is now.
- Backstage, Rockstar Spud says he knows exactly what Jeff Hardy is going through right now, being Ethan Carter III's personal assistant. Spud has his sights set on winning the TNA World Heavyweight Championship.
- Backstage, Ethan Carter III says he'll retain the TNA World Heavyweight Championship tonight, goes over with Jeff Hardy what his role will be in the match and if he refuses he'll be fired.