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FULL SHIMMER 71 IPPV RESULTS

By David Tees on 2015-03-28 14:43:07
Welcome to the PWInsider live coverage of the Shimmer 71 iPPV, live from the San Jose County Fairgrounds in San Jose California.
 
Match #1
 
Chickfight Tournament Opening Round Match
 
Portia Perez vs. Evie
 
The match begins with Evie catching Perez with a few roll ups as Perez taunts the crowd, Perez slows down Evie after a chop to the throat. Perez brings Evie to the corner to assault her with some strikes, Evie misses a running yakuza kick and Perez recruits to the arena floor. Evie goes to kick Perez while on the apron and Perez trips her up to smash her face on the ring apron, Perez continues her attack by smashing Evie into the ring post. Perez brings Evie back into the ring to catch a near fall, Perez continues attacking Evie by choking her in the corner.
 
Perez stands Evie up before catching her with a running neck breaker, Evie tries fighting back by hitting Perez with a few high kicks. Evie again misses the running yakuza kick and Perez makes her pay with a rope assisted neck breaker, Perez chokes Evie in the corner before landing another neck breaker. Perez continues wearing down Evie by twisting her head, Evie picks up Perez and she slams her into the turnbuckles a few times.
 
Evie finnaly connects with the running yakuza kick in the corner on Perez, Evie gets up and she attacks Perez with a few drop kicks. Evie propels herself off of the ropes to catch Perez with a few kicks for the near fall, Nicole Matthews comes out to distract Evie and Perez accidentally hits Matthews. Evie cracks Perez with the Go To Sleep for the three count.
 
Winner: Evie
 
Match #2
 
Chickfight Tournament Opening Round Match
 
Nicole Savoy vs. Candice Lerae
 
The match kicks off with Savoy winning a little test of strength against Lerae, Savoy mocks Lerae by pretending to shake her hand. They have a second test of strength that is cut short when Savoy kicks Lerae in the gut, Lerae recovers by catching Savoy with a hurricarana and a sliding kick to the head. Lerae charges at Savoy and Savoy lays her out with a power slam for a near fall, Savoy brings Lerae into the corner before stomping on her. Lerea fights back by hitting Savoy with some forearm strikes, Lerae trips up Savoy before connecting with a running drop kick.
 
Lerea looks for her spinning neck breaker and Savoy avoids it with a knee to the midsection, Savoy gets angry and she chokes Lerae near the ropes. Savoy charges at Lerae and Lerae dumps her on the arena floor, Lerae then hits Savoy with a suicide dive tornado DDT. Lerae throws Savoy into the ring before catching her with a top rope Thesz press, Lerae follows that up by locking Savoy in the octopus stretch. Savoy falls to the ground and Leraea locks her in a crippler cross face. Savoy gets to her feet with Lerae holding onto her, Savoy gets a near fall after hitting Lerae with a TKO.
 
Lerae quickly recovers by catching Savoy with a top rope tornado DDT, Lerae goes to the top rope and Savoy meets her up there. Savoy looks for a superplex and Lerae holds the ropes to block it, Lerae goes for a sunset bomb and Savoy holds the ropes to block it. Lerea gets Savoy off the ropes after catching her with a back cracker, Savoy gets back up and she trips up Lerae before kicking her in the back. Lerae quickly recovers to hit Savoy with a belly to back suplex, Savoy counters a few moments later by catching Lerae with a series of suplexes for the three count.
 
Winner: Nicole Savoy
 
 
Nikki Storm wants the microphone before the match, she says that she has had a great time in the states, stating all of the things she has become since coming to the USA.
 
Match #3
 
Chickfight Tournament Opening Round Match
 
Nikki Storm vs. Cherry Bomb
 
This match kicks off with some trash talking between the competitors, the trash talking ends when a shoving contest ensues. The competitors exchange a few go behinds while stepping on each other’s feet, both women then kick each other low and they both fall out of the ring. They return to the ring and take each other down with hair mares, Cherry puts Storm in the corner before connecting with a running drop kick. Cherry keeps the pressure on Storm by choking her in the corner, Bomb then hits Storm with a sliding elbow strike to the head.
 
Storm makes a comeback after catching Cherry with a few forearm strikes, Cherry slows her progress after poking Storm in the eyes and choking her on the middle rope. Cherry wears down Storm by holding her in a modified chin lock, both women go down after a double neck breaker. Cherry is the first to her feet and she attacks Storm with a few chops, Storm gets a near fall after catching Cherry with a high cross body. Storm avoids the super kick to get a two count with a roll up, Storm avoids a death valley driver before catching Cherry with a swinging fisherman buster neck breaker for the three count.
 
Winner: Nikki Storm
 
 
Match #4
 
Chickfight Tournament Opening Round Match
 
Kimber Lee vs. Kay Lee Ray
 
The match starts off with Ray looking for the quick roll up and Lee holding the ropes to avoid it, Lee gets the takedown on Ray before controlling her head. Ray gets up before grabbing the arm of Lee and some arm wrenching soon follows, Lee gets back up and she takes the time to work over the arm of Ray while also pulling her hair. Ray eventually gets free after tossing Lee out of the ring, Ray follows Lee to the arena floor before hitting her with a running drop kick. Ray brings Lee back into the ring and Lee is quick to nail her with a back breaker, Lee then levels Ray with an extended standing suplex.
 
The wrestlers go through a series of reversals before Lee trips up Ray near the ropes for a near fall, Lee brings Ray out of the ring before just tossing her back into the ring. Lee puts Ray in a seated position before kicking her in the back, Ray avoids a kick from Lee before nailing her with a springboard leg lariat. Lee quickly recovers by kicking Ray right in the face for a two count, Lee holds onto Ray while pounding on her back. The women each miss a series of moves before Ray hits Lee with a Gory bomb for a near fall, Ray goes to the top rope and Lee meets her up there.
 
Lee then hits Ray with a superplex for another near fall, Lee decides to go to the top rope herself and she connects with a swanton bomb. Lee gets lazy with her pin and Ray rolls her up for the three count.
 
Winner: Kay Lee Ray
 
Match #5
 
Chickfight Tournament Opening Round Match
 
Athena vs. Mia Yim
 
The bout begins with Athena catching Yim with a quick roll up after a series of reversals, the women continue to reverse each other’s moves until Yim hits Athena with a head scissors takedown and a drop kick. Athena then catches Yim with a springboard cross body block, the women then exchange a few forearm strikes. Yim tries to mess with Athena by wrapping herself in the ropes and Athena decides to drop kick her to the arena floor, Athena follows that up by nailing Yim with a series of suicide dives. Athena attempts to toss Yim in the ring and Yim winds up standing on the ring apron, Yim then kicks an unsuspecting Athena in the face.
 
Yim brings Athena back into the ring for a two count pin attempt, Yim waits for Athena to get to her knees before kicking away at her. Yim goes for the pin on Athena before locking her in a crossbow stretch, Athena escapes before Yim catches her with a bunch of slaps to the face. Athena recovers by nailing Yim with a head scissors and handspring forearm strike, Athena then hits Yim with a modified fisherman buster suplex for a near fall. Athena slows things down by cracking Yim with some knee strikes to the midsection, Athena then locks Yim in a modified Regal stretch.
 
Yim finds a way to stand up and Athena makes her pay with a kick to the face, the women decide to exchange forearm strikes and head butts until they both go down. The ladies get back up and they both exchange a series of kicks, Athena then cracks Yim with an exploder suplex for a near fall. Athena goes to the middle rope before missing a senton splash, Yim recovers and catches Athena with a release German suplex. Yim decides to go to the top rope and Athena meets her up there, Athena slaps Yim before tossing her off the top rope. Athena connects with the O-Face and Yim breaks up the pin after getting her feet on the ropes, Athena goes back to the middle rope and Yim kicks her in the head.
 
Yim connects with a package pile driver before dragging Athena to the corner, Yim goes to the tope rope and lands the 450 splash for the three count.
 
Winner: Mia Yim
 
 
Match #6
 
Chickfight Tournament Opening Round
 
Cheerleader Melissa vs. Jessicka Havok
 
The match begins with a handshake between the ladies, the women lock up and Havok forces Melissa into the corner to show her strength. Melissa tries a go behind on Havok and Havok backs her into the turnbuckles, Melissa gains the advantage by nailing Havok with a neck breaker. Havok quickly gets up and she nails Melissa with a suplex, Melissa slows things down by taking a walk on the arena floor. Melissa gets on the ring apron and she hits a charging Havok with a shoulder to the midsection, Melissa gets Havok down and she attacks her with everything she’s got.
 
Melissa taunts Havok by just standing on the side of her face, Hovok gets up and Melissa hits her with a shoulder tackle. Melissa stomps away on Havok before focusing on her leg, Melissa twists away at the leg of Havok while also dropping elbows on it. Havok tries fighting back and Melissa drills her with the curb stomp for a near fall, Melissa gets mad and she attacks Havok with a few more curb stomps. Melissa lets Havok get to her knees before attacking her with a plethora of knee strikes, Havok fights back by nailing Melissa with a shining wizard.
 
Melissa and Havok exchange some forearm strikes in the center of the ring, Havok forces Melissa in the corner to hit her with more forearm strikes. Melissa finds her way to the top rope before catching Havok with a missile drop kick, Melissa rolls up Havok with her feet on the ropes for the three count.
 
Winner: Cheerleader Melissa

 

Match #7
 
Chickfight Tournament Semi-Final Round Match
 
Nicole Savoy vs. Evie
 
The match begins with the women attacking each other with a few kicks, Savoy wins the kicking battle before catching Evie midair and applying an ankle lock. Evie breaks the hold by reaching the ropes, Savoy charges at Evie and Evie trips her into the turnbuckles. Evie follows that up by catching Savoy with a running neck breaker, Evie charges at Savoy and she eats a big boot. Savoy then hits the stunned Evie with a bridging suplex for a near fall, Savoy brings Evie into the corner to just stomp on her.
 
Savoy stands Evie up in the corner to continue assaulting her with strikes, Savoy then hits Evie with a running dropkick in the corner. Evie tries fighting back and Savoy locks her in the arm bar, Savoy follows that up by transitioning into a crippler cross face. Evie breaks free before kicking Savoy in the face, Evie goes for another kick and Savoy catches her to lock her in another ankle lock. Savoy releases the hold before locking her in a modified camel clutch, Evie eventually finds her way to the top rope before hitting Savoy with a missile drop kick.
 
Evie then catches a charging Savoy with a back breaker for a near fall, Evie then connects with a running yakuza kick. Savoy counters the second yakuza kick attempt by nailing her with an exploder suplex, Savoy gets another near fall after catching Evie with a German suplex. Savoy follows Evie in the corner before placing her on the top rope, Savoy goes up as well and both women exchange forearm strikes. Evie eventually traps Savoy upside down in the ropes before connecting with a top rope double stomp for a three count.
 
Winner: Evie

 

Nikki Storm again grabs the microphone before her next match and says that she hails from a better part of Glasgow, Scotland than Kay Lee Ray does.
 
Match #8
 
Chickfight Semi-Final Round Match
 
Nikki Storm vs. Kay Lee Ray
 
The match starts off with Ray looking for the gory bomb and gory storm, the women each go for some roll ups on the other. Storm tries apologizing for grabbing the tights of Ray and she fakes a handshake, Ray makes her pay by drop kicking her out of the ring. Ray sets up for a suicide dive and Storm nails her with a forearm strike, Storm then smashes the head of Ray on the ring mat. Ray tries making the comeback with an inside cradle and Storm easily escapes, Storm decides to rake the back of Ray a few times.
 
Storm brings Ray back to the ground and she uses a leg scissors on her, Storm goes for a few roll ups until Ray locks her in a surfboard stretch. Ray brings Storm to the corner before nailing her with some chops, Ray takes Storm down before heading to the top rope. Storm gets up and she knocks Ray off the ropes and onto the arena floor, Storm follows Ray to the arena floor to toss her back into the ring. Storm gets a near fall on Ray before nailing her with a suplex, Ray avoids a clothes line before catching Storm with a springboard drop kick.
 
Ray continues the attack by nailing Storm with some clothes lines and an ace crusher, Storm recovers by catching Ray with a neck breaker. Ray catches a taunting Storm with a small package and a drop kick, Ray then hits Storm with a gory bomb and swanton bomb for the three count.
 
Winner: Kay Lee Ray

 

Match #9
 
Chickfight Semi-Final Round Match
 
Cheerleader Melissa vs. Mia Yim
 
The match begins with a handshake between the two competitors, the women then lock up and go through a series of reversals. Melissa gets the early advantage by focusing on the arm of Yim, Yim returns the favor by working over the arm of Melissa. Melissa cranks on the shoulder of Yim before applying a headlock, Yim makes the comeback by nailing Melissa with a few dropkicks. Yim then knocks Melissa out of the ring with a head scissors, Yim looks for a suicide dive and Melissa blocks that with a punch to the face.
 
Melissa continues to work over the body of Yim by stomping a mud hole on her, Melissa punishes Yim further by locking her in a modified Indian death lock until Yim hits the ropes. Melissa continues the attack by stomping on the injured leg of Yim, Melissa takes Yim out of the corner before slamming her in the middle of the ring. Melissa continues torturing Yim by stretching her shoulders out, Melissa brings Yim back to the corner before choking her. Melissa charges at Yim and Yim locks her in a tarantula as a counter, Yim continues her comeback by nailing Melissa with a drop kick and running yakuza kick.
 
Yim charges at Melissa and Melissa pulls the referee in the way and he is out cold, Jessicka Havok hits the ring to cause a disqualification when she attacks Melissa.
 
Winner (By Disqualification): Cheerleader Melissa

 

Match #10
 
Shimmer Championship Match
 
Nicole Matthews (Champion) vs. Tomoko Nakagawa
 
The match begins with Matthews stalling for time by jaw jacking with the fans, Matthews finally gets back into the ring and she powers Nakagawa into the corner. The wrestlers lock up and go through a series of reversals until Matthews gets the upper hand by twisting at the leg of Nakagawa, the ladies have a test of strength that Matthews wins. Matthews retreats to the arena floor again after Nakagawa catches her with a submission, Matthews returns to the ring and Nakagawa locks her in a head scissors. Matthews breaks free to lock Nakagawa in a modified regal stretch, Nakagawa escapes and she attacks Matthews with a drop kick.
 
Nakagawa gets knocked to the arena floor after Matthews catches her with a knee lift as she was on the ring apron, Matthews drags Nakagawa around the ring while tossing her into the guardrail. Matthews picks up Nakagawa and she plants her into the ring post, Matthews again tosses Nakagawa into the guardrail and then the ring apron. Matthews brings Nakagawa back into the ring before connecting with a back breaker, Matthews argues with the fans before stretching Nakagawa along the ropes. Matthews then connects with a running drop kick to the back of Nakagawa, Matthews slows things down further by applying a chin lock to Nakagawa.
 
Matthews instead decides to work over the shoulders of Nakagawa before Nakagawa attacks her with forearm strikes, Nakagawa is taken down by a hair pull from Matthews. Matthews gets a near fall on Nakagawa after connecting with a side slam, Matthews applies a camel clutch on Nakagawa to further injure her back. Nakagawa again fights back with some forearm strikes until Matthews drops her with a forearm strike of her own, Nakagawa again drops Matthews after an inzaguri. Nakagawa starts attacking Matthews with a series of different drop kicks, Matthews escapes to the arena floor and she eventually drags Nakagawa outside and traps her within the ring apron.
 
Matthews violently attacks a trapped Nakagawa with every strike that she could imagine, Matthews tries to suplex Nakagawa on the ring apron and Nakagawa does it instead. Nakagawa looks for a fisherman buster suplex and Matthews evades it with a knee strike, Nakagawa quickly recovers by nailing Matthews with an inzaguri. Matthews responds by nailing Nakagawa with a German suplex, the women get up and they exchange forearm strikes. Nakagawa finally connects with the fisherman suplex on Matthews for a near fall, Nakagawa misses an inzaguri and Matthews nails her with a brain buster for a two count.
 
Portia Perez makes her way to ringside and she gives Matthews a steel chair, Nakagawa rolls up Matthews and the referee was to distracted to make the count. Nakagawa then hits Matthews with a DDT and shining wizard for another near fall, Matthews hits Nakagawa with a chair and nails the Vancouver maneuver for the win.
 
Winner: Nicole Matthews, still your Shimmer Champion

 

Main Event
 
Chickfight Finals
 
Triple Threat Elimination Match
 
Kay Lee Ray vs. Cheerleader Melissa vs. Evie
 
The match begins with all three women going for some roll ups on the other, Melissa tries working over both of her opponents until they double team her. Melissa then hits Evie and Ray with a simultaneous suplex, Melissa brings Evie to the corner and she stomps on her. Melissa knocks Ray off the ring apron to the arena floor before just focusing on Evie, Jessicka Havok’s music plays and Melissa gets distracted. Havok does not come out and Melissa goes back to work on both of her opponents, Havok’s music plays again and Havok comes out this time. Evie takes advantage by nailing Melissa with a yakuza kick, Ray catches Melissa with a swnaton bomb. Evie and Ray both pin Melissa to get the three count and eliminate her.
 
Eliminated: Cheerleader Melissa
 
The match resumes with Evie attacking Ray on the arena floor, the women battle to the ring apron and they exchange some strikes. The pummel each other so much that they both tumble off of the ring apron and crash on the arena floor, Ray drags Evie around the arena floor while chopping her. Evie propels a running Ray into the crowd, Ray quickly recovers by diving off of the guardrails and onto Evie. Evie is the first to get up and she kicks an unsuspecting Ray while on the ring apron, Evie tosses Ray into the ring and Ray quickly nails her with a suicide dive.
 
Ray keeps the pressure on Evie by catching her with a hurricarana on the arena floor, Ray brings Evie back into the ring for a near fall. Ray brings Evie to the corner before attacking her with chops, Evie recovers by nailing Ray with her own chops in the corner. Evie misses a charge into the corner and both women kick each other in the head a short time later, the women get back up while exchanging forearm strikes. Evie misses the first attempt at a yakuza kick before nailing her with the second attempt, Ray avoids the Go To Sleep before nailing Evie with a gory bomb for a near fall.
 
Ray decides to go to the top rope and Evie crushes her with a yakuza kick, Evie then cracls Ray with a rope assisted Go To Sleep. Ray wraps herself in the ropes before catching Evie with an inzaguri and springboard dropkick, Ray hits Evie with a swanton bomb for a three count.
 
Eliminated: Evie
 
Winner: Kay Lee Ray, your 2015 Chickfight Tournament Champion

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