XWF Presents: Inferno
| XWF is Live - February 4th, 2018 from Washington D.C at the Capital One Arena |

(( XWF Inferno opens up to a sold out crowd here tonight from Washington D.C at the Capital One Arena. The fans are on their feet and ready for a great show. Inside the ring stands Michael Buffer who looks ready to start off the action. ))

Michael Buffer: The following contest is scheduled for one fall. On her way to the ring first, hailing from Philadelphia.....Victoria Scott!

"Again" by Flyleaf blasts through the arena..."The Bombshell" Victoria Scott walks down the ramp smiling as she walks down the ramp hugging fans then she climbs up on the apron and climbs into the ring

Michael Buffer: Her opponent, hailing from Long Island, New York….ASHLEY GRAVES!!!

Hell Yeah by Rev Theory blasts around the arena and the fans jump out of their seats seeing Ashley push through the curtain. She makes her way down to the ring, Victoria Scott standing there smirking egging Ashley to get into the ring while she is meeting with the fans on the outside. Michael Buffer exits the ring as the ref slides in.

Victoria Scott Vs Ashley Graves

Victoria Scott trash talking Ashley who gives her a glare and then a smirk. Victoria berates the ref who is trying to start the match and Ashley quickly climbs up onto the ring apron, then up the turnbuckle to the top rope. The ref signals for the match to start, Victoria has no idea what Ashley was doing and turns to meet a Graves cutter out of nowhere. Ashley rolls her up for a pin and the ref counts.




The ref signals for the bell and raises Ashley’s arm as she looks down at Victoria Scott in a heap on the mat.

Michael Cole: Well, Ashley made short work of Victoria Scott.

JBL: It’s not going to be that easy come Unbreakable Cole.

Michael Cole: No doubt about it and welcome everyone to XWF Inferno. I am joined tonight by JBL and Jerry "The King" Lawler and JBL you just mentioned it: Unbreakable. We are just a couple weeks away. What is going through these superstars minds?

JBL: It's simple Michael, they are trying to get an edge however possible. We just saw Ashley pull out a strong win for XWF but imagine this. The Union takes home the United States title and Slaine keeps the World Title. That would be huge!

Jerry Lawler: Or what if Blake Archer wins the World Title? XWF has been looking to brinng home that title for a long time.

Michael Cole: A lot of possible scenarios as we have not one, not two, but three title defenses here tonight. Our first one coming up in just a few minutes as Brandon Young puts his Evolution title on the line.

Jerry Lawler: I've been looking forward to this match all week...

((The camera again goes down to ringside as we get ready for the nexts match.))

Michael Buffer: The following contest is scheduled for one fall and it is for the Evolution Championship! On his way to the ring first, the challenger. He hails from Baltimore Maryland and weighed in tonight at one hundred and seventy-six pound. He is The Mysterious and Handsome Stranger!

The opening to "I wanna be a cowboy" by Boys Don't Cry plays, The Handsome and Classified Gentleman walks out. In his left hand he has a stick horse and he tips his hat as the words speak about it to the ladies in the crowd. Around his waist he has a lasso to amplify his cowboy dream, he straddles the stick horse and he waves is $1 looking cowboy hat in the air and yelling, "YIPPY YO YO YO!?" and than throws it into the crowd before he gallops his way to the ring. before he gets there he takes a detour and to gallop all the way around the ring waving his lasso and threatening to lasso some "lucky lady" before rolling into the ring and taking bow to the crowd as he is introduced to them. He places his accessories in his corner and pulls a carrot out of hit tights pretending to feed it to his horse, than he stands there in his matching wrestling attire.

Michael Buffer: And the opponent, he hails from Douglasville, Georgia, weighing in at two hundred and fifteen pounds. The Evolution Champion.....Brandon Young!

Pretty Fly for a white guy by Offspring starts to play as Brandon Young comes out flanked by his posse of homies. Kyle, Franco, Leo, and Willie. They all pat Brandon on the back as they make their way to the ring. Brandon hops up on the apron hitting his chest with his fist. He climbs into the ring between the ropes.

The Mysterious and Handsome Stranger Vs Brandon Young (Evolution Title)

The bell rings and Brandon Young kicks The Mysterious Stranger in the gut and clubs him across the back. Young locks in a head lock, and Stranger fights out of it only to eat a shoulder block. Stranger hits a running knee to Young's gut and hits a couple of European uppercuts. Stranger goes to work on Brandon Young's arm but Young hits a big right hand to take Mysterious Stranger down for a near fall. Young locks in an arm lock, but Stranger fights it off and hits a big dropkick, locking in a hammer lock and just absolutely stretching Brandon Young and almost getting a pin at the same time. Young fights it off and puts Stranger into the corner, but Mysterious Stranger uses his speed to get out of it, hits a dragon screw, and launches himself into the corner to hit a huge dropkick that sets up a pinfall...

Pin: 1................................2...........

The Mysterious Stranger goes for a Mexican surfboard, but stomps down on Brandon Young's knees instead. Stranger hits a kick to Young's chest and another cover....

Pin: 1............................................2.......

Brandon Young sends Stranger into the corner but Mysterious Stranger back flips over Brandon Young. Stranger hits the ropes only to run into a big side.

Michael Cole: For weeks the tension has been growing between the Mysterious Stranger and Brandon Young. You know that Stranger wanted this match and it was only a matter of time before it happened.

JBL: I still can't believe we let this freak wrestler for our company. Why would you want him to be a champion?

Michael Cole: I think the Mysterious Stranger has a lot of potential. He's certainly proved himsef inside of the ring.

JBL: The man wears a mask. How is he going to be on TV or in magazines as the Evolution Champion?

Brandon Young uses the ropes to hit a sick assisted back breaker that's good for another near fall. Young locks in a rear chin lock but Stranger fights out and hits a huge running kick. Stranger lays in deep with a couple of European uppercuts, but Brandon Young lays him out with a running forearm. Young chokes Mysterious Stranger against the middle rope before tying him up and hitting him with a series of knees to the head. Young charges Stranger, still tied up in the ropes, and hits him with a giant boot that sends Stranger to the floor. Brandon Young brings Stranger back into the ring for another near fall and locks in another rear chin lock. Mysterious Stranger is able to fight out of it and hits Young with a couple of forearms. Young sends Stranger to the apron, but misses a kick and ends up in the ropes. Brandon Young and Stranger trade blows on the apron and Young teases the wasteland from the apron, but Stranger fights it off and kicks Young to the floor, before coming off the apron to put his knee right in Young's face.

Jerry Lawler: We are really seeing these men go at it. The Evolutions title is a stepping stone for young talent to prove themselves. If you hold this title, you start to be recognized.

Michael Cole: For a while it looked like Brandon Young was going to be a rising star in this company. He's had a few losses recently but Young's loss could be Strangers gain if he pulls off the win here tonight...

Back in the ring Mysterious Stranger hits a huge missile dropkick that's good for another two count and Brandon Young looks stunned. Young is able to catch Stranger with a kick, but when Young goes for a pump handle slam, Stranger fights out and lays into Young with a series of kicks to the thighs. Stranger hits some nasty kicks to Young's chest, then a final one to the side of his head, but it's still not enough for three. Stranger charges Brandon Young in the corner but Young avoids it and hits a running boot. Young goes for the wasteland, but Mysterious Stranger counters into a guillotine choke, then a LeBell lock, but Young is able to reach the ropes to force a break. Stranger continues to lay into Young with some nasty kicks. Stranger puts Brandon Young on the top rope and send him flying with a top rope belly-to-belly suplex. Stranger climbing the ropes again but this time he's alone. He looks down at Young and than leaps off nails the Hit My Music! A headbutt that connects perfectly and Stranger now with the cover....




Michael Buffer: Your Winner of the Match and NEW Evolution Champion...The Mysterious Stranger!

JBL: This is terrible, are you kidding me?

Michael Cole: Stranger things have happened JBL and tonight The Mysterious Stranger has won the Evolution Championship. These fans are very excited.

JBL: Of course they are, they're idiots!

Michael Cole: A strong win for Stranger and things do not appear to be looking up for Brandon Young. A crushing defeat for him tonight.


Michael Buffer: The following contest is scheduled for one fall and is for the United States Championship! On her way to the ring first, she hails from Houston, Texas and she is the Knockouts Champion...Taylor Matthews!

Fighter by Christina Aguilera begins to play and out walks Taylor Matthews. She gets a strong reaction from the crowd as she walks down the entrance ramp and slaps a few fans hands. Taylor walks up the steel steps and climbs up the turnbuckle, raising her arms high in the air. Taylor jumps down and heads to her corner.

Michael Buffer: And his opponent...he hails from Parts Unknown....He is the reigning and defending United States Champion....The Preacher!

The lights begin to flicker, and the screen flashes up bright white blinding everyone in attendance. The crowd automatically boo as the words 'PREACHER' come across the screen in big black bold letters, only briefly before being replaced by a black crucifix in the center of the screen. Smoke begins bellowing out from the entrance way eclipsing the XWF logo behind. No music plays as the lights turn to complete darkness, and a single spotlight shines down onto the stage.

Then, the dark figure of Preacher steps out from behind the smoke, as he makes his way to the top of the ramp. Dressed head to toe in a dark suit, he begins slowly gliding down the ramp towards the ring. Fans boo him either side but children have a look of fear in their eyes as he walks past them. He stands in the center of the ring, arms wide in a cross position, as the lights come back on in the arena.

Taylor Matthews Vs Preacher (US Title Match)

They tie up and fight over a rear waistlock, Taylor Matthews takes Preacher down and tries to go behind, Preacher escapes but Taylor sits out and goes behind, then fires forearms into Preacher's face. Taylor sends Preacher to the ropes and lands a knee to the midsection, then drills Preacher in the face with knees and stomps in the corner. The referee backs Taylor off, and Preacher stands up and slaps Taylor in the face, so Taylor Matthews goes back to stomping Preacher's face out in the corner. Preacher with another pair of slaps and then he backs off to the corner, and Taylor again goes after him with right hands and knees before the referee backs her off yet again. As the referee does, Preacher finds his opening and nails her with a kick to the midsection and follows up with a quick DDT. Preacher with a quick pinfall...

Pin: 1............................................2...........

Michael Cole: This is a match that many have been looking forward to and our first XWF Vs nWu match of the night.

Jerry Lawler: This will set the momentum leading into War Games. Right now these two clubs are tied at one each. Daniel and Nikki won a tag team match for The Union and Ashley and Max Farrell won a tag team match last week on Inferno.

Now Preacher has the advantage and rams kneestrikes into Taylor and then catches her with a running back elbow. They go out to the apron and Taylor goes for the Matthews Effect! on the outside, but Preacher slips out and clotheslines Taylor into the ring, then picks her up and suplexes her out to the floor, and Taylor takes it full on. Preacher hits a running punt to Taylor's ribs, then quickly rolls her inside and covers her....

Pin: 1.........................................2................

Preacher with elbowdrops to Taylor Matthews's ribs and then gets a double underhook backbreaker before going for another quick cover....

Pin: 1..................................2....................

Preacher gets a rear chinlock and Taylor fights her way out, but Preacher catches her in a spinning backbreaker.

JBL: Normally I might be rooting for Preacher in a match like this, but Taylor has really proved something to me. She knew that in order to get the respect she deserves, she needed to play dirty.

Taylor Matthews starts firing back with right and left hands and tries a crossbody off the top rope, but Preacher grabs Taylor by the tights and yanks her down onto the back of her head. Preacher traps Taylor Matthews in a standing surfboard. Taylor mulekicks her way out, then uses Preacher's momentum against him off a bulldog attempt by ramming him into the corner. Taylor has the momentum and starts firing back with chops and kicks, a leg lariat, a clothesline, and a neckbreaker. Taylor with a cover now....

Pin: 1.................................................2...................

Kickout at two and Taylor with a running high knee in the corner and then comes out with a bulldog attempt, but Preacher shoves her off and goes for the Crucifix but Taylor is able to escape and rolls out to the floor to recover. Preacher goes out and gets Taylor Matthews and rolls her back into the ring, but Taylor hits the Matthews Effect! out of nowhere and slowly crawls over to make the cover....



THR-NO! Taylor kicks out at the last second. We go split screen now as the match continues on one side while the XWF and Union locker rooms are watching backstage. Back to the action inside the ring now as Preacher is able to get his foot on the bottom rope.

Michal Cole: I don't know how Preacher kicked out of that and I don't think Taylor knows how either.

JBL: Thats why Preacher is the United States champion and a former World Champion. It's going to take more than that to put this man away.

Taylor Mattheews unloads with more kicks, then catches Preacher with a snap powerslam. Preacher escapes a suplex attempt and dumps Taylor stomach first onto the top rope, then hits a leg drop. Preacher fires forearms into Taylor's unprotected head and then goes up top, but Taylor Matthews makes it to her feet and unloads on Preacher. Taylor irish whips Preacher to the corner and lifts him up on the turnbuckle. Taylor goes to the top rope and goes for a Frankensteiner, but Preacher holds onto her on the way to the mat and goes right into a Texas cloverleaf. Taylor Matthews is trapped right in the center of the ring, but fights her way to the ropes and forces the break. Preacher protests with the referee, then charges Taylor and gets backdropped to the floor. Taylor hits a dive through the ropes and wipes out Preacher, then connects with the running high knee against the ringpost. Taylor rolls Preacher back into the ring and goes for a springboard move back in, but Preacher catches her coming in with a Codebreaker and makes the cover....

Pin: 1............................................2...................

Michael Cole: Taylor refuses to give up. Putting everything she has into this match. Can she do it here tonight? Can she take the championship away from the XWF?

Taylor Matthews goes for the Matthews Effect! another couple of times, but Preacher fights his way out and shoves Taylor into the corner and unloads with a running forearm to the back of the head and a kick to the ribs. Preacher goes back to the top rope, but takes too long and Taylor hits a leaping enziguiri. Taylor carries Preacher out to the middle of the ring and goes for the Matthews Effect! again but Preacher blocks and hits the Crucifix Bomb! Preacher with the cover and victory...




Michael Buffer: Your Winner of the Match and STILL United States Champion....Preacher!

Jerry Lawler: A strong win for the XWF tonight!

MIchael Cole: That makes two in a row as Pracher and Ashley have both won their matches. The only hope The Union has now lays with Slaine.

JBL: You mean the guy who once held the World Title for two years? You people make it sound like the XWF has this in the bag. Why don't we just skip Unbreakable since you morons think the XWF is so great!

Michael Cole: No need to get upset John. I'm simply saying that XWF has done their job and if Archer wins tonight is could shift the momentum and we are about to find out because that match is coming up next...

Michael Buffer: The following contest is scheduled for one fall and it is for the XWF Heavyweight Championship! Headed to the ring, he weighed in at two hundred and forty-five pounds. Hailing from The Bottomless Pit....Blake Archer

"EULOGY by TOOL" plays over the PA and fans look around suprised as the lights dim to a faded bluish purple. The song progresses and lyrics to it fill the darkness of the arena.

"We're gonna miss him.
....Yeah, so long."

Blake appeared on the entrence ramp and the lights seemed to explode as the rest of the arena lit up. He walks with his stone cold exspression and stops at the end of the ramp to gaze over the mass of people that fill the place for the show. He climbs up into the ring and onto the turnbuckle he held up his arms taking in the boos and some cheers before the bell.

Michael Buffer: And his opponent, he is the reigning and defending XWF Heavyweight Champion of the World...Daniel Slaine!

"99 Bottles" by Slaine plays next as Daniel Slaine comes out from the entrance way. The fans cheer loudly for one of their favorites as he walks down the ramp. Daniel has the look of intensity and focus in his eyes as he climbs into the ring and head toward his corner. Stretching and preparing for a fight.

Blake Archer Vs Daniel Slaine (XWF World Title)

The two circle the ring and this match is ready when suddely....Hell Yeah by Rev Theory blasts around the arena and the fans jump out of their seats seeing Ashley push through the curtain. She makes her way down to the ring. Both Slaine and Archer watch as Ashley gets to the bottom of the entrance ramp and stands over near Slaine's corner.

Michael Cole: Well this is certanly interesting. We all know the history between Ashley and Slaine but shouldn't she be in Archers corner?

JBL: I have no idea but I'm liking it. Maybe Ashley has a change of heart and has decided to join The Union after all.

The two wrestlers inside the ring go back to the match at hand. Daniel Slaine taunts Blake Archer to step toward him. Slaine extends his left hand for a shake. Archer goes to shake but Slaine slaps him across the face and makes the "too sweet" gesture. Daniel Slaine slaps on a side headlock on Archer, chain wrestle’s to an arm lock. Blake Archer then floats around into one of his own and they then begin to exchange blows. Slaine throws a chop on Archer. They break and lock up. Daniel Slaine with an armwringer and a shoulder block. Side headlock and a side takedown by Slaine. Slaine has Archer in an arm lock and the referee counts Archer down twice for two. Slaine goes rope to rope. Archer misses two clotheslines and then catches Slaine the third time. Fans are cheering Blake Archer big time as Ashley Graves continues to watch on. Daniel Slaine tips up and Archer clotheslines him down. Slaine right back him and he Thesz Presses Archer and delivers fists. Slaine on the apron now punching Archer. Slaine hiptosses Archer to the outside. Archer gets Insiguri’d by Daniel Slaine and ends up laying across the announce table. Daniel Slaine hits a springboard Moonsault onto Archer on the table.

Jerry Lawler: Perfect execution by Slaine.

Michael Cole: And that table didn't break which means Archer took all of the damage and Slaine probably took some himself.

Inside the ring now. Daniel Slaine working on the knee. Blake Archer tries to run away to protect the knee. Daniel Slaine now working on the leg and swings Archer out to straddle the ringpost and he throws the knee against the post. Slaine working on Archer’s knee more. Slaine charges Archer in the corner and Archer sidesteps. Slaine meets the post face first and is busted open. Archer now takes the upper hand. Blake Archer stalking Slaine and eventually spears him with the Silver bullet! Archer going for the Checkmate! now but Daniel Slaine wiggles free. Archer sends Slaine to the corner and he wraps up in the corner and falls back inside. Slaine charges Archer for a clothesline, Archer ducks. Slaine tries to hit a superkick, but Blake Archer ducks and Daniel Slaine hits it on the referee. Archer picks up Slaine for a chokeslam he calls The Mark! but Slaine turns it into a DDT. Both men are down.

JBL: Both men pulling out all the stops and this match means so much to both of them.

Michael Cole: Slaine is one of the best champions this company has ever had. Blake Archer continues to move up the ladder but has yet to bring home the gold.

Outside now Daniel Slaine is taking all of the steel steps out of place. He yanks Archer outside the ring and sets him up for a piledriver on the steel steps and he hits it! Daniel Slaine brings Archer inside and a new referee sprints down to the ring. Slaine covers Blake Archer and this could be it....



NO! Kickout at two . Archer now picks up Slaine and sends him to the ropes but reversed. Slaine reverses back with a flying elbow smash and Archer goes down. Slaine circles a fallen Archer. Slaine now climbs the ropes and hits an elbow drop. He beats his chest and the fans are going crazy! Daniel Slaine calling for the KTFO and could this be it? Archer making his way up and he springs at Slaine and clotheslines him before he could start the move. Both men down and the Fans are cheering loudly here tonight. Both men are up and exchanging fists slowly. Slaine flips off the ropes and gets picked up by Blake Archer for a firemans carry. Slaine rolls through and cradles him into a pin.....

Pin: 1...........................................2................

Only a two count for Slaine. Daniel Slaine now chops Archer. Blake Archer to the ropes. Slaine tries for a clothline but Archer ducks. Archer back to the ropes and goes towards Slaine and hits the Silver Bullet! Here is the cover....



THR-NO! Slaine kicks out. Archer plants Slaine on the top ropes in a seated position now. Archer climbs and pummels. Blake Archer picks him up for a Checkmate! on the top rope but Daniel Slaine elbows Archer to the face rather stiff and shoves Archer off. Slaine flies with a Flying Crossbody. Archer catches him and rolls through. He hoists Slaine up on his shoulders flips him for an Checkmate! but Slaine lands on his feet. Daniel Slaine goes for a KTFO but Archer ducks. Slaine now goes for am Insiguri but Blake Archer catches it. Archer going for a chokeslam again but Slaine breaks free and hits the KTFO! Cover now...




NO! Archer kicks out at the very last second and Slaine can't believe it. Both men have kicked out of finishers. Both men have reversed finishers. What will it take to end this match?

MIchael Cole: Both men laying on the mat! Who is going to get to their feet first?

They are both passed out for the count and at 9 the start to get up. They are both visibly weak barely getting to their feet, balancing against one another. Blake Archer with a hard left, Slaine returns one as well. Archer irish whips Slaine to the corner and charges after him. Nobody home though as Slaine moves out of the way at the last second and Archer slams into the ring post. His shoulder looks hurt and Slaine uses that to his advantage. Taking Archer and hitting him once more with the KTFO! Slaine with the cover...




MIchael Buffer: Your Winner of the Match and STILL XWF World Champion....Daniel Slaine!

JBL: He has done it again.

MIchael Cole: One of the best title matches we've seen in a while and this one put Slaine to the test. There were multiple times when we thought Slaine might be pinned but he managed to escape with the win tonight.

Jerry Lawler: I can't wait until War Games.

Michael Cole: It should no doubt be a history making event. We can't wait to see you there. Goodnight!