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EVOLVE 22 COVERAGE: YOUNG BUCKS VERSUS EITA AND TOMAHAWK T.T.; JOHNNY GARGANO VERSUS SAMURAY DEL SOL; AR FOX VERSUS LINCE DORADO; AND MORE

By Richard Trionfo on 2013-06-02 23:40:28
Welcome to coverage of Evolve 22 from the Orpheum in Ybor City, Florida. This show will be available on VOD iPPV that can be ordered by clicking here.

Pre-Show Dark Match: Maxwell Chicago versus Chasyn Rance

Before the match, Rance comments that Maxwell does not look like a wrestler and then he removes his robe. Chicago says that Rance looks like a wrestler if he was taller. They go back and forth.

Maxwell has a kick blocked and he wants Rance to start over. Rance with a kick that Maxwell blocks. Rance misses an enzuigiri and Chicago goes for a submission move but Rance counters into an ankle lock.

Chicago with a waist lock. Rance with a wrist lock and Maxwell rolls through like Del Sol but Rance rolls as well. Maxwell with a punch followed by a jab to the head. Rance complains to the referee. Maxwell promises no punching and he connects with a thumb to the eye and then he uses his rear end but Rance with a rake of the eyes.

Rance with a drop kick for a near fall. Rance with kicks in the corner but Maxwell with a jawbreaker and a screaming charge into a boot. Rance with a spinning heel kick for a near fall. Rance with a camel clutch and he wants Maxwell to tell everyone that Rance is better but Maxwell tells everyone he is better.

Rance returns to the camel clutch. He goes for a splash to the back and Maxwell turns over and Rance is in a bit of pain. Maxwell with a Fameasser and he calls for the high risk maneuver. Maxwell comes off the bottom turnbuckle with an elbow drop. Rance with a double leg take down and he uses the ropes but the referee stops the count.

Maxwell with a rollup and his feet on the ropes and he gets the three count.

Winner: Maxwell Chicago

The iPPV starts from the Orpheum in Ybor City.

Match Number One: Chuck Taylor versus Caleb Konley

They lock up and Taylor with a side head lock but Konley with a rollup for a near fall. Konley with a top wrist lock but Taylor with a hammer lock into a side head lock take down. Konley with a head scissors but Taylor escapes. They lock up again and Konley works on the wrist. Taylor with a reversal but Konley with a reversal into an inside cradle for a near fall. Konley with a sunset flip for a near fall. Konley with another near fall thanks to a back slide.

Taylor with a wrist lock and arm bar. Taylor rolls Konley and then he applies submission hold on Konley. Konley with drop kicks and a near fall. Konley with a cravate on Taylor. Taylor with a forearm and elbow to Konley. Taylor with an overhead belly-to-belly throw and then he kips up.

Taylor with a slam and elbow drop for a near fall. Konley with chops and Taylor tells Konley to stop. Konley with a leg sweep and a back senton for a near fall. Konley with an Irish whip but Taylor with a leaping knee out of the corner and he gets a near fall. Taylor with a head scissors on Konley. Taylor rolls over but Konley escapes and he works on the legs but Taylor gets to the ropes.

Taylor works on the back and the legs and he stretches Konley. Konley with a chop and Taylor chops back. Konley with more chops and a rollup for a near fall. Taylor with a DDT and he can only get a two count. Taylor with a chop but Konley with a forearm. Konley sends Taylor to the floor and Konley with a suicide dive onto Taylor and then Konley leaps onto the bar.

Konley rolls Taylor back in and he goes up top and hits a missile drop kick and a Tornado DDT for a near fall. Taylor with a waist lock but Konley escapes. Taylor with a uranage and he gets a near fall. Konley blocks the Awful Waffle but Taylor hits a superkick. Konley with a bicycle kick but Konley is sent to the apron and Taylor with a kick and a swinging neck breaker but Konley kicks out at two.

Taylor misses a moonsault and Konley with a forearm. Taylor hits Soul Food but Konley with a spinebuster and a round kick. Konley hits a sit out Death Valley Driver but can only get a near fall. Konley gets crotched on the turnbuckles. Konley stretches Taylor and he gives up.

Winner: Caleb Konley

After the match, Larry Dallas comes to the ring to talk to his former Scene associate. Larry comments on Caleb’s new ring look. Larry says that the girls miss him a lot. He is happy that Caleb is doing well.

Caleb takes the mic and he says that he is happy that Larry has moved on and he wishes him luck.

Match Number Two: Ivelisse versus Mia Yim in a SHINE Showcase Match

Ivelisse with a forearm but Mia fires back with a forearm of her own. Mia misses a kick and Ivelisse with a leg sweep for a near fall. Mia with a leg sweep and a near fall. Ivelisse with a rollup for a near fall. Mia with a waist lock but Ivelisse with a standing switch. Mia with elbows but Ivelisse with a half nelson and she tries for a snap mare but Mia with a cartwheel.

Mia with a rollup for a near fall. Ivelisse and Mia exchange kicks that are blocked. Ivelisse with a forearm to the leg after blocking a kick. Mia with a head butt and a head scissors take down. Mia misses a Yakuza kick in the corner and Ivelisse puts Mia in the ropes and she kicks Mia in the back and then she pulls Mia to the mat.

Ivelisse with a Northern Lights suplex for a near fall. Ivelisse with kicks to Mia but Mia blocks a kick and she gets Ivelisse up but Ivelisse is able to counter with a rana that sends Mia into the turnbuckles. Ivelisse kicks Mia to the floor. Mia punches Ivelisse from the apron but Ivelisse ties Mia up in the ropes and she kicks Mia and follows with a back heel kick that gets Mia back into the ring for Ivelisse to get a near fall.

Ivelisse gets a near fall. Ivelisse slaps Mia but Mia slaps back. They each go for round kicks and then they go for kicks and both women go down. Ivelisse with kicks to the leg and a front face lock into a guillotine choke. Mia escapes the hold and hits a drop kick that sends Ivelisse into the corner and then Mia with a cannonball for a near fall.

Mia with a kick to Ivelisse’s back and leg. Mia with kicks to the chest but she misses a round kick. Mia with an axe kick to the back of the head for a near fall. Mia with a kick to the midsection. Ivelisse with a side head lock but Mia with a Saito suplex for a near fall.

Ivelisse with a kick but Mia blocks it. Ivelisse with a knee bar and Mia tries to get to the ropes and she finally succeeds. Mia with a kick to the chest followed slaps and kicks to the leg. Mia with a back fist but Ivelisse gets to the ropes to block a German suplex. Mia with a kick to the back and Ivelisse counters the German suplex with a victory roll for the three count.

Winner: Ivelisse

After the match, Nick and Matt Jackson come to the ring and the crowd chants for super kicks. Ivelisse and Mia wonder what is going on.

Matt says that there are certain rules where you can be fined or suspended. You can’t cheat or there are serious consequences. They have proven it all weekend. They have broken every rule and they are in the main event. They are the best wrestlers in the world. Matt suggests that they super kick these two whores.

AR Fox comes out and Ivelisse leaves the ring. Fox says that he is the champion and the face of the company. If you are going to touch these girls, you have to go through him first.

Matt and Nick leave the ring.

Match Number Three: Anthony Nese versus Tommy Taylor

Taylor with a waist lock but Nese gets to the ropes and Taylor releases the hold. Nese with a wrist lock but Taylor with a drop toe hold and wrist lock. Taylor with a key lock but Nese with a wrist lock. Nese works on the legs and Taylor gets to the ropes. They lock up and Nese goes for the legs but Taylor rolls through and applies a wrist lock and he drives the arm into the mat.

Nese works on the leg but Taylor uses his other leg to kick Nese in the back. Taylor with a side head lock but Nese takes Taylor to the mat. Nese with a side head lock and shoulder tackle. Nese blocks a hip toss and he applies a body scissors and gets a near fall with a rollup. Nese backs Taylor into the corner but Taylor with an arm bar.

Taylor manipulates Nese’s fingers but Nese backs Taylor into the corner and Nese with a knee and forearm. Nese with an Irish whip but he runs into a boot and Taylor with knees to the back of the head followed by a running knee to the head for a near fall. Taylor with a European uppercut for a near fall. Taylor with forearms in the corner followed by an Irish whip

Nese with an elbow followed by a facebuster kick to the head and a spinning heel kick for a near fall. Nese with a kick to the back. Nese with a forearm to the chest followed by kicks to the midsection. Taylor with an Irish whip and then he hits a monkey flip and he slams Nese. Taylor with a springboard knee drop and he gets a near fall.

Taylor with a knee to the back and then he turns it into a cravate but Nese gets Taylor’s shoulders to the mat. Taylor with a reverse chin lock but Nese rolls Taylor over to get a near fall. Taylor with a crucifix for a near fall. Nese with an Irish whip and Nese crotches Taylor on the top rope and Nese with a springboard drop kick that sends Taylor to the floor. Nese with a chop against the apron.

Nese with a forearm to the back of the head and he rolls Taylor back in. Nese with a kick and he gets a near fall. Nese punches Taylor and then he connects with a leg drop but Taylor rolls to the ropes to prevent Nese from getting a cover. Nese with an elbow drop and he gets a near fall.

Nese with a rear chin lock on Taylor. Nese trips Taylor and then he hits a quebrada for a near fall. Nese with an elbow drop for a near fall. Nese returns to the rear chin lock. Taylor with forearms and he gets a rollup for a near fall. Nese with a matrix followed by a back heel kick and super kick for a near fall. Nese goes up top and Taylor with a drop kick. Taylor goes for the Tower of London but Nese gets to his feet. Taylor with a clothesline and kick followed by a power slam for a near fall.

Taylor with a European uppercut and he gets a near fall. Taylor gets Nese on his shoulders and he drives him face first into the mat. Taylor gets a near fall. Taylor slaps Nese. Nese with a pump handle sit out power bomb for a near fall.

Nese and Taylor exchange punches and then Taylor throws a few European uppercuts. Nese with a running forearm to the head and then he gets Taylor on his shoulders but Taylor escapes. Taylor with a wrist lock submission but Nese tries to get Taylor’s shoulders on the mat.

Nese gets a near fall. Nese tries to pick up Taylor but he cannot get him off the mat for long. Nese gets another near fall. Nese picks up Taylor and throws him into the turnbuckles. Nese goes up top and hits the 450 splash for the three count.

Winner: Anthony Nese

Match Number Four: The Bravado Brothers and Andrew Everett versus Dos Ben Dejos and Shane Strickland

Everett and Strickland start things off. Everett with a wrist lock but Strickland with a reversal. Everett reverses but so does Strickland. Everett with a side head lock but Strickland with a reversal and shoulder tackle. Everett with a leg sweep. Strickland and Everett with a series of aerial moves as they evade each other. They go for drop kicks and then kip up in unison.

Harlem tags in and so does Rios. Harlem climbs the turnbuckles to silence the ‘You Can’t Flip’ chants. They lock up and Harlem misses a chop but Rios with a kick. Rios with a head scissors take down and Cruz tags in. They hit a double hip toss and then Cruz with a knee drop and Rios with a senton. Cruz gets a near fall. Rios and Cruz with a series of kicks to Harlem. Then they do the same to Lance. Rios with forearms to Harlem.

Harlem with an Ace Crusher after Lance sends Rios into the air. Harlem with a European uppercut and Lance tags in. They hit a double back elbow and double elbow drop for a near fall. Lance with a slam and knees to the back and he gets a near fall. Lance with a forearm and he tags Harlem back in.

Harlem with a European uppercut and then he picks up Rios and runs him into the turnbuckles. Harlem picks him up again but Rios with a rollup for a near fall. Harlem knocks Cruz and Strickland off the apron. Harlem drops Rios on the ropes and he sends Strickland off the apron with a Yakuza kick. Rios escapes a drop kick and he kicks Lance off the apron>

Cruz tags in and he hits a senton followed by a head scissors take down. Cruz with a kick in the corner and then Cruz and Rio with a kick combination. Rios with knees to the head and Cruz with a splash but Everett breaks up the cover.

Strickland with a head scissors take down and a drop kick that sends Everett to the floor. Strickland with a flip dive onto Everett. Lance knocks Strickland off the apron and Lance wants them ot flip. Lance stops Harlem and they go for a double baseball slide instead. Harlem and Lance celebrate on the floor but Rios with a dive to the apron and then he holds the ropes open for Cruz who hits a suicide dive onto both men.

Cruz with an Asai Moonsault onto the Bravados. Everett with a springboard shooting star press onto everyone on the floor. Everett rolls Rios back into the ring and he connects with a forearm. Strickland with a forearm and then a series of kicks from Rios, Cruz, and Strickland. Strickland with a springboard senton but the Bravados break up the cover.

Cruz with punches and kicks to the Bravados. Lance with a German suplex but Rios breaks it up. Harlem sends Rios over the top rope to the floor. Harlem is sent to the apron but Everett with a forearm and Harlem with a slingshot stunner. Lance with a spinning neck breaker followed by a springboard forearm from Everett but Rios and Strickland break up the cover.

Lance and Strickland with forearms and then they go with slaps and Strickland with a kick. Lance with a forearm but Strickland with a forearm. Strickland with two super kicks but Lance with a clothesline. Harlem with a bicycle kick to Rios. Cruz kicks Harlem and Cruz with an Asai DDT. Everett misses a kick and then he hits a rana after a few handsprings. Strickland with a super kick and an axe kick to the back of the head. Strickland gets Everett up and hits a fallaway gutbuster.

Strickland puts Everett on the turnbuckles. Everett kicks Strickland off but Strickland with an enzuigiri. Strickland with a superplex Falcon Arrow for a near fall. Strickland with a double stomp from the turnbuckles for the three count.

Winners: Dos Ben Dejos and Shane Strickland

After the match, The Bravados attack Everett and leave.

Match Number Five: AR Fox versus Lince Dorado for the Evolve Title

Fox catches Dorado and Dorado with a head scissors. Dorado with a springboard cross body followed by a punch. Fox with a kick and then he hits a springboard arm drag. Fox with a matrix and then Dorado avoids a leg sweep. Dorado misses an elbow drop and so does Fox. They both kip up.

Fox takes the mic and he says that is what Evolve is all about. It is what Evolve stands for. Fox says that they should go all out and the title is now on the line.

Dorado with a chop but Fox with a forearm and a clothesline and then he hits the hesitation drop kick. Fox with a suicide dive. He goes for a second suicide dive but Dorado with a kick and Fox goes to the floor. Dorado with a suicide dive. Fox with a drop kick that sends Dorado over the top rope and then Fox with a plancha.

Fox with a forearm to Dorado. They continue to fight on the floor. Fox puts Dorado on the apron and then he kicks Dorado in the back. Fox goes onto the stage and hits a senton on Dorado against the ropes and both men are down.

Fox returns Dorado to the ring and he gets a near fall. Fox with a slam and he goes up top for a swanton but Dorado gets his knees up. Dorado with a kick and head butt followed by a knee to the head. Dorado with a back slide for a near fall. Dorado with a round kick to the head and both men are down.

Dorado with a drop kick and a tope suicida onto Fox and both men are down on the floor. Dorado gets a drink from the bartender and he consumes it. Dorado sends Fox onto the bar and slams his head into the bar. Dorado gets another drink and he goes onto the bar and flips over Dorado. Fox kicks Dorado.

Fox wants a drink and he gets it. Fox with a forearm to Dorado and he puts Dorado onto the bar. Fox climbs onto the bar and hits a back senton on Dorado. The referee checks on both men. Fox with a forearm to the back and they take it to the outer reaches of the bar. Dorado sends Fox into a door.

Dorado climbs on top of the wall by the office to the bar and he hits a cross body onto Fox and both men are down. The referee makes his count while Dorado and Fox continue to battle on the floor. Dorado struggles to get back to the ring as he crawls to the ring. They both roll in at the count of nineteen.

Fox and Dorado go head to head in the ring and they exchange forearm. Dorado with a chop and after what happened at Evolve 21, it must not have felt good. Dorado with a forearm to Fox. Fox with forearms and Dorado runs Fox into the turnbuckles. Dorado with an Irish whip and cross body but Fox fires back with knees. Dorado with a running drop kick into the corner. Fox with a kick to Dorado and he hits a twisting Fameasser from the turnbuckles for a near fall.

Fox gets Dorado up for an Air Raid Crash but Dorado counters with a rollup. Fox gets out of the hold and he kicks Dorado and punches him. Dorado with a flip blockbuster and he gets a near fall.

Dorado goes up top but misses the shooting star press. Fox with an enzuigiri and then he hits the Schwein but can only get a two count. Fox puts Dorado against the turnbuckles and he connects with a shoulder to the back. Fox puts Dorado on the turnbuckles and he sets for a super belly-to-back superplex but Dorado knocks him off. Dorado tries for an inverted DDT but Fox and Dorado with reversals and Dorado hits a tombstone but Fox kicks out at two.

Dorado with a chop to Fox in the corner followed by an Irish whip but Fox sends Dorado to the apron. Dorado with a kick but Fox knocks Dorado off the turnbuckles to the apron. They exchange forearms on the apron and they each leap to the top rope at the same time and Fox hits C-4 for the three count.

Winner: AR Fox

After the match, Matt comes to the ring and he says that was a two and a half star match. He says that they have been pissing off Fox all weekend because he is the face of the company and they are breaking all of the rules. Matt calls the rules lame and he gives Fox a free shot at Nick.

Fox refuses to do it.

Matt says that Fox is a symbol of the company but they are not. Matt says F These Rules and Nick with a super kick to Fox.

It is time for Intermission.

We are back from intermission and Lenny Leonard is in the ring.

Lenny brings out Derek Ryze, who wants to say something. Derek says that he has been part of the seminars and tryouts. He has done everything to try and get on these shows to live his dream and prove that he has a fighting spirit. He makes an open challenge for the biggest and baddest.

Larry Dallas comes out and he says that he will give Derek Brian Cage.

Match Number Six: Brian Cage versus Derek Ryze

Ryze with kicks to Cage but Cage with a discus clothesline and then he hits a power bomb and picks up Ryze and gives him another one. Cage hits Weapon X for the three count.

Winner: Brian Cage

Larry Dallas says that you just saw a machine at work. Now Cage will do what he does best against his regularly scheduled opponent.

Match Number Seven: Brian Cage (with Larry Dallas and Trina Michaels) versus Jon Davis

They lock up and Davis works on the wrist. Cage with a reversal but Davis with an arm bar. Cage with a reversal and side head lock. Davis with a side head lock and shoulder tackle but Cage stays on his feet. Davis tells Cage to try a shoulder tackle. Davis stays on his feet when Cage connects with the shoulder tackle.

Davis with a shoulder tackle but Cage with a shoulder tackle. They lock up and Davis backs Cage into the corner and he misses a punch. Cage with a kick and European uppercut. Davis with an Irish whip but Cage floats over and hits a power slam for a near fall.

Cage kicks Davis in the head and then he connects with a forearm but Davis with a spinebuster and Davis pops back up and gets a near fall. Davis with a chop to Cage and he chokes him in the corner. Davis with a running knee to the back of the head for a near fall.

Davis with a back elbow but Cage hits an Olympic slam for a near fall. Davis with a power slam for a near fall. Cage with kicks and a snap swinging neck breaker to Davis. Cage has the discus clothesline blocked and Davis with a clothesline. Cage with a fallaway slam but Davis pops up and hits a Buckle Bomb. Cage gets up and hits a discus clothesline and both men are down.

Cage with a forearm and Davis fires back. Cage with a European uppercut but it is back to forearms. They then go with clotheslines until Cage with a back heel kick. Davis with a forearm but he misses a clothesline. Davis holds on to the ropes and Davis with a lariat with the three count.

Winner: Jon Davis

Match Number Eight: Johnny Gargano versus Samuray Del Sol for the Open The Freedom Gate Championship

Johnny tells Del Sol that he is a fake. Del Sol avoids Gargano when it appears that they are going to lock up and Del Sol gets the crowd to chant ‘Lucha’. They lock up and Gargano works on the wrist but Del Sol with a reversal and a front face lock and he gets a near fall.

They go for a Greco Roman knuckle lock and Gargano gets the advantage but Del Sol with a leg sweep. Gargano with a series of kicks but Del Sol avoids them. Del Sol with a single leg take down followed by a swinging arm drag and he teases a dive to the floor and he bounces off the ropes and he stays in the ring.

Del Sol with a forearm to Gargano on the apron and Del Sol avoids the spear from the apron and Del Sol with a near fall. Gargano is sent to the floor and Del Sol with a suicide dive. Del Sol with kicks to Gargano against the apron. Del Sol with a kick to the back. Del Sol sends Gargano back into the ring.

Del Sol gets a near fall. Del Sol with a suplex and he floats over into a guillotine choke with the arm trapped. Gargano with punches to get out of the hold but Del Sol with a back heel kick. Del Sol walks on his hands but Gargano with a kick to Del Sol. Gargano with a slam to Del Sol and he picks him up for another slam.

Gargano with a third slam and he gets a near fall. Gargano mocks Del Sol but Del Sol with punches. Del Sol with a kick to the leg and he goes for a standing moonsault but Gargano kicks Del Sol away. Gargano with an Indian Death Lock and arm bar combination and then Gargano with punches to Del Sol and he goes for the mask.

Gargano with a chop to Del Sol. Del Sol with a kick from the apron and then he goes for a springboard move but Gargano moves. Del Sol with an Asai DDT but he cannot capitalize. Del Sol with punches to Gargano followed by a back heel kick and a swinging suplex for a near fall.

Del Sol with punches followed by an Irish whip but Gargano sends Del Sol to the floor and then Gargano with an enzuigiri that sends Del Sol to the floor. Del Sol with an enzuigiri. Del Sol tries for a moonsault off the apron but Gargano moves. Del Sol with a super kick.

Del Sol goes to the stage and he hits a twisting arm drag off the stage. Del Sol with a slingshot splash for a near fall. Del Sol with a running shoulder into the corner followed by a fireman’s carry slam out of the corner. Gargano with a sit out power bomb for a near fall.

Gargano picks up Del Sol and he punches him. Gargano picks up Del Sol again and he punches Del Sol one more time. Gargano with a forearm but Del Sol with a chop. They go back and forth with forearms with Gargano getting the advantage. Del Sol with forearms. Gargano with an enzuigiri. Del Sol with a round kick but Gargano with a super kick. Del Sol with a round kick but Gargano with a German suplex. Del Sol pops up and connects with a kick and both men are down.

Gargano goes to the apron and so does Del Sol. Del Sol with a forearm and Gargano fires back. Del Sol with a kick and Gargano with a kick. Gargano tries for a German suplex on the apron but Del Sol with an enzuigiri followed by a Death Valley Driver on the apron. Del Sol with a sliding kick to the head and they both return to the ring.

Del Sol with the flip power bomb but Gargano kicks out at two. Del Sol puts Gargano on the turnbuckles but Gargano hits a gutbuster from the turnbuckles and then Gargano with a lawn dart and he gets a near fall. Gargano with the Gargano Escape and Del Sol fights to get to the ropes. Del Sol gets to the ropes and Gargano reluctantly releases the hold.

Gargano sets for Hurts Donut but Del Sol backs Gargano into the corner. Del Sol with an arm drag followed by an elbow. Del Sol with a sunset flip but Gargano rolls through and he kicks Del Sol in the head. Del Sol hits the springboard reverse rana but he can only get a two count.

Del Sol picks up Gargano and he chops him in the corner. Del Sol tries to put Gargano on the turnbuckles but Gargano works on the mask. Del Sol avoids Hurts Donut. Del Sol goes for a handspring move and Gargano catches him and hits Hurts Donut and gets a near fall. Gargano applies the Gargano Escape and he tries to get to the ropes. Del Sol is able to get to the ropes and the referee tells Gargano to release the hold.

Del Sol and Gargano struggle to get up and Gargano misses a charge into the corner. Del Sol with an enzuigiri and then he hits a victory roll driver from the turnbuckles but Gargano kicks out. Del Sol misses a springboard move and then Gargano avoids the reverse rana driver. Gargano pulls off the mask and he applies Gargano Escape and the referee calls for the bell.

Winner: Johnny Gargano

After the match, Gargano puts on Del Sol’s mask before leaving the ring.

Match Number Nine: The Young Bucks versus EITA and Tomahawk T.T. for the Open the United Gate Championship

The Bucks attack EITA and Tomahawk during the introductions. Matt attacks EITA while Nick attacks Tomahawk. EITA kicks Matt but Matt chokes EITA with his boot. Matt and Nick miss shots in the corner and Tomahawk and EITA chop Matt and Nick. EITA with a forearm and Tomahawk with a chop to Matt. Tomahawk cops Matt and then EITA chops him. Matt slaps EITA but EITA chops back. Matt sends Tomahawk to the apron and then EITA lands on Tomahawk’s back and EITA with a kick. EITA and Tomahawk with a suicide dives onto the Bucks. EITA with a moonsault off the bar onto Nick. EITA with a forearm to Nick. EITA goes up top and hits a moonsault onto Matt and Nick. EITA with a forearm to Nick’s neck. EITA and Tomahawk with kicks and a chop. They send Nick to the mat and then hit a double drop kick.

Nick with a jawbreaker and Matt is tagged in. Matt with a punch to EITA. Nick tags in while Matt gets an atomic drop but EITA does not know this. Nick with a spinning knee to the head for a near fall. Nick works on the head of EITA and he stomps on the head. Nick with a back rake and then he rakes the eyes with his boots and then he kicks EITA in the back. Nick with kicks to EITA and the referee warns him.

Matt comes in and he chokes EITA with his boot and he gets a near fall. Nick tags in and he hits a slingshot senton while Matt hits an elbow drop. Nick bites EITA and then he kicks him. Matt tags back in and he connects with a series of double sledges to the back.

Matt sends EITA into the turnbuckles and Matt with a handspring round out back rake for a near fall. Matt gets another near fall and then he stomps on EITA’s head. Matt with a fist drop for a near fall. Matt with a reverse chin lock on EITA and he adds extra pressure but EITA will not give up.

Nick tags in and they hit a double hip toss followed by a double drop kick. They take care of Tomahawk with a drop kick, sending him to the floor. Matt tags in and he keeps EITA from making the tag by standing in the way. EITA with forearms to Matt but Matt runs EITA into the turnbuckles. Nick tags back in and he kicks EITA. EITA with a kick to Nick and then Nick accidentally clotheslines Matt. Nick is sent to the apron and Nick accidentally gives Matt an enzuigiri.

Tomahawk tags in and he hits a shoulder tackle. Tomahawk counters a brainbuster by Matt with a suplex onto Nick. Tomahawk with a gutwrench Falcon Arrow to Nick followed by a Michinoku Driver to Matt. Nick with a knee to Tomahawk followed by an Assisted Shiranui and a knee.

Matt with a chop and punches to Tomahawk while Nick holds him. EITA pulls Matt to the floor. Nick with an enzuigiri to Tomahawk followed by a super kick to EITA on the apron. Matt sends EITA into the chairs whiel Nick hits a sit out X Factor. Nick with a spinning back elbow. Matt with a lariat but Nick can only get a two count.

Matt and Tomahawk go to the floor and they hit a running spike tombstone onto Tomahawk. EITA goes to the top and he hits a moonsault off the balcony onto Matt and Nick.

Everyone struggles to get back to their feet. Matt picks up Tomahawk up and roll him into the ring while Nick is in the ring. EITA struggles to get back into the ring and he holds his ankle. Matt punches EITA while Nick punches Tomahawk. They exchange punches and forearms. Nick and Matt with a rake of the eyes. Matt with a super kick to Tomahawk and Nick with a super kick to EITA. EITA and Tomahawk with chops. Matt with a buckle bomb to Tomahawk while Nick hits an enzuigiri. Tomahawk and EITA with a Doomsday Device into a Codebreaker but Nick breaks up the cover.

Tomahawk puts Matt on the top rope but Nick with a super kick to Tomahawk and Matt holds on to the ropes for the rana off the ropes. Nick with a 450 splash but EITA kicks out. Matt kicks Tomahawk on the floor and they set for another spike tombstone but EITA with a victory roll for a near fall.

Nick with a super kick to EITA and then they go for More Bang for Your Buck and they get the three count.

Winners: The Young Bucks

Thank you for following live coverage of Evolve 22 from the Orpheum in Ybor City, Florida.