Welcome to live coverage of Shine 7 from the Orpheum in Ybor City, Florida.
Daffney welcomes everyone to Shine 7.
Match Number One: Brittney Savage versus Heidi Lovelace
Heidi offers her hand and Brittney shakes it but she slaps Heidi. Heidi with arm drags and then she hits a monkey flip. Brittney with a knee and then she tosses Heidi by the hair. Brittney chokes Heidi with her boot and then hits a back heel kick followed by a kick to the head and a neck breaker for a near fall.
Heidi with punches to Brittney but Brittney with kicks to Heidi’s ribs. Brittney with a boot to the head and then she connects with forearms. Heidi with an arm bar submission but Brittney escapes. Brittney with kicks to the shoulder and then she tosses Heidi buy the hair.
Heidi sends Brittney into the turnbuckles and then she misses a charge into the corner and Brittney sends her into the turnbuckles. Brittney with a chop and a running butt splash into the corner followed by a knee. Brittney with a kick to the head and she gets a near fall.
Brittney with a forearm and Irish whip but she misses a charge into the corner and Heidi with a rollup for a near fall. Brittney with a kick to the had. Brittney with a snap mare and drop kick to the back for a near fall. Brittney misses a few elbow drops and Heidi with a drop toe hold followed by a clothesline and drop kick.
Heidi with head scissors driver but Brittney gets her hand on the ropes. Heidi returns to the arm bar submission with a body scissors but Brittney runs Heidi into the turnbuckles. Brittney with a round kick to the side of the head for the three count.
Winner: Brittney Savage
Match Number Two: Luscious Latasha versus La Rosa Negra versus Tina San Antonio
Tina has something to say to Latasha before anyone locks up. Latasha and Rosa appear to be working together but they miss with a double clothesline and Tina hits each of them in the rear end. Rosa sends Latasha into Tina and then Rosa with arm drags to Latasha followed by a reverse chin lock and body scissors.
Tina adds a reverse chin lock on Rosa and then she drops Rosa on her rear end. Tina sends Latasha to the floor and focuses on Rosa. Rosa with a Thesz Press and she punches Tina. Latasha with a rollup on Rosa when Tina goes to the floor. Latasha with a crucifix cover on Rosa for a near fall. Tina blocks a backslide on Rosa and she kicks Rosa. Latasha finally gets a near fall.
Tina throws Rosa to the floor and then Tina with a series of neck breakers to Latasha and then she chokes Latasha in the ropes. Tina sends Rosa back to the floor. Tina runs Latasha’s eyes across the top rope before sending her into the turnbuckles. Latasha and Rosa send Tina to the floor.
Rosa with an STO to Tina but Tina sends Rosa into the turnbuckles. Rosa with a kick and arm wringer followed by a kick to the midsection and a Northern Lights suplex for a near fall. Rosa with a boot to Tina’s shoulder. Latasha with a drop kick to Rosa followed by a kick to Tina. Rosa with elbows to Latasha followed by a power slam. Rosa goes up top but misses a frog splash.
Tina with a side slam for the three count.
Winner: Tina San Antonio
Match Number Three: Jessie Belle versus Santana
They lock up and Santana with a hammer lock. Jessie with a reversal into a top wrist lock. Santana with a take down but Jessie gets to the ropes. They lock up again and Jessie with a side head lock into a top wrist lock. Santana returns to the side head lock and hammer lock. Santana with a back elbow into a Fujiwara arm bar. Santana with a hammer lock and a bridge.
Jessie gets back to her feet but Santana continues to work the arm. Santana uses the turnbuckles for a spinning arm drag. Santana with a handspring back splash but Jessie catches Santana and puts her into the tree of woe. Jessie with a kick but Santana with a head scissors and drop kick that sends Jessie to the floor.
Jessie tries to get some feeling back into her arm and Santana thinks about a drop kick but Jessie turns around. Santana tries for a baseball slide but Jessie pulls the ring skirt and Santana falls into it. Jessie sends Santana into the apron and they return to the ring. Jessie slams Santana’s head into the apron and then she does a jig before getting a near fall.
Jessie with shoulders in the corner but she takes too long and misses a charge into the corner and hits her shoulder on the ring post. Santana with a key lock but Jessie counters with a spinebuster and she gets a near fall. Jessie with a snap mare or three using the hair. She follows it with a drop kick for a near fall.
Jessie with a knee to the midsection and then she applies an abdominal stretch. Santana refuses to give up. Jessie sends Santana into the corner and she dances some more. She misses a knee into the corner when Santana moves. Santana gets a near fall. Santana slams Jessie’s head into the mat and then hits a few clotheslines. Santana with a kick and suplex and floats over for a near fall.
Jessie with an Irish whip but Santana with a sunset flip. Jessie counters but uses the ropes and the referee stops the count. Santana with an enzuigiri followed by a back handspring moonsault for the three count.
Lenny Leonard is in the ring with Daffney and he has a few announcements.
The first announcement is in reference to SHIMMER Women’s Athletes. He mentions the partnership between Shine and SHIMMER. SHIMMER will have their world premiere on iPPV with SHIMMER 53 during WrestleCon.
Saraya Knight will defend the SHIMMER Title against Cheerleader Melissa in a steel cage.
The next announcement is in reference to two women who are not at the show tonight. Jessicka Havok and Reby Sky have had a few issues including their match at SHINE 6.
On Saturday March 23rd, SHINE returns at 7:30 PM. Reby Sky will put her SHINE career on the line in a Career versus Respect Match. If Reby wins, Jessicka must tell Reby that she respects her.
The final announcement is to be made by Daffney. She introduces the newest member of the Shine roster.
Angelina Love makes her way to the ring.
Angelina says that before she reveals her big plans, she says that she loves and respects Daffney. She says that she loves being in Shine. She says that she will not be wrestling tonight, but she will have her debut at Shine 8 on March 23rd.
Rain’s music plays and she makes her way to the ring with the other members of Valkyrie.
Rain wants to know what Angelina is doing. Shine is for the women of today and the women of tomorrow. She calls Angelina a has been. She apologizes and says that Angelina is a never was. There are five of them so she can walk out or be helped out.
Angelina goes to the floor.
Match Number Four: LuFisto versus Ivelisse
Lufisto with forearms to Ivelisse followed by shoulders in the corner. Lufisto with a punch followed by an eye poke. Lufisto with an arm drag and a Japanese arm drag followed by a slam and a somersault senton for a near fall. Lufisto tries to have Ivelisse’s foot touch the back of her head.
Ivelisse makes it to the ropes. Ivelisse with an elbow. Ivelisse leaps through the ropes and hits a tornado DDT? Ivelisse with kicks in the corner. Ivelisse with kicks to the upper chest and she chokes her. Ivelisse kicks Lufisto in the midsection. Ivelisse takes Lufisto’s ‘manager’ and throws it to the floor. Lufisto does not appreciate it that and she punches Ivelisse.
Ivelisse with kicks but Lufisto with a slap followed by a gutbuster. Lufisto with a drop kick for a near fall. Lufisto with a snap mare and kick to the back. Lufisto with a Dragon sleeper. Lufisto with a chop and a sliding clothesline for a near fall. Lufisto stretches Ivelisse in the ropes. Lufisto kicks Ivelisse in the head while in the ropes.
Lufisto gets a near fall. Ivelisse with an elbow and a flapjack. Ivelisse rolls through into a single leg crab. Lufisto gets to the ropes. Ivelisse returns to the leg and kicks the hamstring. Ivelisse gets a near fall. Ivelisse returns to the ankle with a heel hook and she grapevines the leg. Ivelisse kicks Lufisto in the head as Lufisto tries to get out of the hold or to the ropes. She eventually makes it to the ropes.
Ivelisse kicks Lufisto and wraps the leg in the ropes. Ivelisse with a kick to the hamstring and she gets another near fall. Ivelisse returns to the leg and drives it into the mat to hyper-extend the knee. Ivelisse with more kicks and she continues to work the leg and gets a near fall. Ivelisse continues to work on the legs but Lufisto is able to get to the ropes.
Ivelisse chokes Lufisto in the ropes. Ivelisse with punches to the head. Lufisto with an Irish whip but she runs into a boot. Ivelisse tries for a rana but Lufisto counters with a power bomb and both women are down. Lufisto with chops and slaps to the upper chest. Ivelisse with chops to Lufisto in the corner. Lufisto with chops and slaps followed by a cannonball and a running face wash.
Lufisto gets a near fall. Lufisto with a boot to the midsection and then she goes up top but Ivelisse gets up and they fight on the turnbuckles. Ivelisse with punches but Lufisto puts Ivelisse in the ropes and hits a double stomp. Lufisto gets a near fall and she cannot believe that Ivelisse kicked out. Ivelisse with a rake of the eyes to get out of a Death Valley Driver and she hits a round kick but can only get a near fall. Ivelisse with a guillotine choke but Lufisto counters into a package brainbuster. Lufisto with a torture rack but Ivelisse with elbows and she kicks Lufisto and applies a guillotine choke.
Lufisto with a Sharpshooter and Ivelisse gets to the ropes.
The members of Valkyrie come out and Ivelisse uses the distraction to kick Lufisto in the back of the leg and Ivelisse hits a guillotine DDT for the three count.
After the match, Allysin Kay, Taylor Made, and April Hunter go into the ring to celebrate Ivelisse’s victory.
Match Number Five: Allysin Kay, Taylor Made, and April Hunter versus Mia Yim, Tracy Taylor, and Su Yung
Mia and Allysin start things off and Allysin slaps Mia and tags in April. Su tags in and April tries her best Sumo Miyagi hybrid pose. April does her best attempt at kung fu and she trips Su. April with a hair mare and she tags in Taylor and Allysin and they triple team Su.
Su fights out of trouble for a moment and then all six get in the ring until the members of Valkyrie get to the floor. Taylor is brought back into the ring but she escapes. Mia with a suicide dive onto all three women.
Su and Tracy with a double snap mare to Taylor and then Su with a drop kick to the back followed by a drop kick from Tracy for a near fall. Tracy with a near fall. Tracy with a fireman’s carry into a wrist lock. Tracy with punches.
Allysin tags in and she sends Tracy into the turnbuckles and kicks her. Allysin with a thumb to the eye followed by a front face lock. April tags in and punches and kicks Tracy. April with a front face lock. Allysin tags back in and connects with forearms. Allysin with a forearm and she chokes Tracy in the ropes. Allysin stares Mia down before returning to the attack. Tracy with some punches but Allysin stops her.
April tags in and connects with a forearm. Tracy with forearms to April but April with a body scissors rollup into a head scissors. April keeps Tracy from making the tag and she connects with a forearm to the back. April sends Tracy into the turnbuckles and Mia and Su have had enough and they enter the ring. Mia with an Irish whip and kick to April followed by a splash from Tracy and a forearm by Su.
Mia kicks April out of the ring and Taylor with an Irish whip to Mia. Mia with a drop toe hold that sends Taylor into the turnbuckles. Mia with a German suplex and bridge for a near fall. Allysin makes the save and Mia, Tracy, and Su send Allysin to the floor.
Su with a modified airplane spin. Tracy with a flying leg lariat for a near fall. Mia pulls Taylor into the middle of the ring for a quebrada for a near fall. Allysin makes the save. Allysin with forearms to Tracy. Taylor distracts the referee while Allysin kicks Tracy. Mia and April fight on the apron while Allysin continues to connect with forearms. Tracy with a kick to the head and she goes up top. April pushes Tracy off the turnbuckles.
Mia pushes Allysin and slaps her. She misses a back fist but connects. Allysin and Taylor hit 3D on Mia for the three count.
Winners: Allysin Kay, Taylor Made, and April Hunter
Match Number Six: Mercedes Martinez versus Nikki Roxx
They lock up and Martinez backs Nikki into the corner and gives a clean break. They lock up again and Nikki backs Mercedes into the corner. Mercedes with a thumb to the eye and she follows up with punches and forearms. Martinez with an uppercut but Nikki with a forearm and clothesline. Nikki with a slam and she gets a near fall. Nikki with an Irish whip and a running elbow into the corner.
Mercedes blocks a kick and hits a spinebuster for a near fall. Martinez punches Nikki in the head. Martinez sends Nikki into the turnbuckles and chops her. Mercedes follows with a punch and then sends her into the turnbuckles. Mercedes with shoulders in the corner. Martinez with a snap mare and a leap frog neck snap for a near fall. Martinez with a rear chin lock.
Martinez with a clothesline and she chokes Nikki in the ropes. Martinez with punches but Nikki with a forearm and chops. Nikki with a forearm but Martinez with a clothesline and a near fall. Martinez chokes Nikki with her knee. Martinez with a kick to the head and a punch. Martinez with punches to the kidneys followed by a two rolling suplexes. Nikki with a boot to the midsection.
Martinez with a boot to the chest but Nikki responds with a knee of her own. They go back and forth with more boots as they try to top each other. They each connect with boots at the same time and they both go down.
Nikki with forearms that knock Martinez off the apron and to the floor. Nikki goes to the floor and she sends Martinez back into the ring. Martinez waits for Nikki to get into the ring but she misses a clothesline. Nikki sends Martinez into the turnbuckles as they go around the ring. Nikki climbs the turnbuckles and punches Martinez.
Nikki with a fallaway slam and she gets a near fall. Nikki sets for the Voodoo Drop but Martinez counters with a sunset flip and she gets a near fall. Nikki with an ankle lock. Martinez with an ankle lock of her own. Martinez tries for a fisherman’s buster but Nikki counters with an inside cradle. Nikki with a stunner for a near fall.
Nikki cannot believe that she couldn’t pin Martinez after a stunner. Martinez with a knee to the head and she has trouble getting Nikki up. Nikki with the Voodoo Drop for the three count.
Winner: Nikki Roxx
Match Number Seven: Last Woman Standing Match: Leva Bates versus Kimberly
This time Leva is dressed like the Scarecrow.
Kimberly avoids Leva at the start of the match. Kimberly with a kick and punches. Leva with an Irish whip but Kimberly stops short of the sack in the corner. Leva blows something into Kimberly’s face. Leva goes under the ring and gets a fire extinguisher and she sprays it in Kimberly’s face. . . eventually. Kimberly is down in the corner and Leva with a hesitation kick in the corner followed by a baseball slide that sends Kimberly to the floor.
Leva hits Kimberly with a pumpkin. Kimberly chops Leva and Irish whips her into the ring post. Leva sends Kimberly into the ring post. Leva goes onto the stage to get a chair and she throws it into the ring. Leva with a Thesz Press from the stage.
The referee starts his count on Kimberly but she gets back to her feet. Kimberly hits Leva with the fire extinguisher and hits Leva while she is down. The referee starts his count but Leva gets back to her feet in time. Kimberly slams Leva’s head into the apron.
They return to the ring and Kimberly with a Samoan drop. Kimberly uses Leva’s ring attire to choke her. The referee starts his count and then Kimberly thinks about using the chair but she decides not to. Kimberly tries for a Diamond Cutter but Leva blocks it. Kimberly with a swinging neck breaker and Leva is down.
Kimberly refuses to use the chair (and will that backfire in the end?). Leva uses the chair but Kimberly with kicks and a Gory Bomb onto the chair. Kimberly taunts Leva while the referee makes his count. Leva gets back to her feet. Kimberly sets the chair in the ring and she suplexes Leva.
Kimberly sits over Leva. Leva kicks Kimberly out of the chair. Leva goes up top and hits a double stomp to the back. The referee starts his count. Kimberly starts to get up and Leva puts the rope around Kimberly’s neck. Leva hangs Kimberly from the ring and she falls to the floor when Leva releases her grip on the rope.
The referee starts his count but Kimberly gets up. Leva with a double sledge from the apron. Leva Irish whips Kimberly into the ring post and the referee starts his count again. Leva spits at Kimberly and then she climbs on one of the platforms and hits a clothesline.
Leva misses a super kick and Kimberly with a bulldog onto the ring steps. Kimberly hits Leva with the pumpkin. Kimberly picks up Leva and chokes her and sends her into the apron. They return to the ring. Kimberly kicks Leva in the midsection and then she puts Leva on the turnbuckles. Kimberly punches Leva but Leva punches back. Leva slaps Kimberly. Kimberly with a punch and a press slam from the turnbuckles. The referee starts his count.
Kimberly grabs the chair and she turns around but Leva with a super kick into the chair. Kimberly falls to the floor and Leva goes down in the ring. The referee starts his count. Leva is able to get to her feet right before the referee gets to ten while Kimberly falls to the mat.
Winner: Leva Bates
After the match, Kimberly clips Leva and then she puts Leva in a Cloverleaf. The referee tries to pull Kimberly off Leva and he is unable to do it. The other referee comes out to try to get Kimberly off Leva.
Match Number Eight: Rain (with Ivelisse, Allysin Kay, Taylor Made, and April Hunter) versus Amazing Kong
Kong charges at Rain and Rain realizes the better option is to get out of the ring. Rain returns to the ring but she leaves as quickly as she re-enters. Kong chokes Rain in the ropes and then tosses her across the ring by the hair. Kong chokes Rain until the referee warns her . . . very politely.
Rain with a drop kick to the knee and a DDT for a near fall. Rain with kicks to Kong but Kong with chops to the neck. Kong with a knee to the midsection. Kong with an Irish whip and splash into the corner. Kong with a foot on the chest for the cover and she gets a near fall. Kong stands on Rain’s hair and pulls her up.
Rain with drop kicks but Kong stays on her feet against the ropes. Rain with a third drop kick and Kong falls to the mat. Rain chokes Kong. Rain with forearms to Kong. Kong misses a spinning back fist but she stomps on Rain’s chest and then slams Rain. Kong with a splash for a near fall.
Kong goes for the Implant Buster but Rain blocks it with a kick to the head. Valkyrie tries to give Rain a chair. The referee gets knocked down and Kong tries for the Implant Buster but Valkyrie attack Kong. Kong fights back and she sends Taylor over the top rope to the floor.
Kong stands on the chair and takes it from Rain. Rain hits the mat with the chair and then tosses it to Kong. The referee sees the chair and he calls for the bell.
Winner: Rain (by disqualification)
After the match Valkyrie continue to attack Kong. Nikki Roxx, Santana, Mia Yim, Tracy Taylor, and Su Yung make their way to the ring to help Kong.
Thank you for following the live coverage of Shine 7. Check out WWNLive.com for information on replays if you missed the live show.
I will have my thoughts on the show in the Shine 7 Post Game Show in Elite Section.