Slammiversary (2007)
Promotional poster featuring Jeff Jarrett
PromotionTotal Nonstop Action Wrestling
DateJune 17, 2007[1]
CityNashville, Tennessee
VenueNashville Municipal Auditorium
Attendance3,500[2]
Tagline(s)"Massacre in Music City!"
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Slammiversary (2007) (sometimes stylized as SlammiVersary) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) event produced by Total Nonstop Action Wrestling, which took place on June 17, 2007 at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee.[3] It was the third event under the Slammiversary chronology and marked the fifth anniversary of the promotion. Ten professional wrestling matches were featured on the event's card.

Prior to the main event, Jeff Jarrett held a shoot interview where he discussed the recent death of his wife Jill,[3] who died on May 23, 2007 of breast cancer.[4][5] Jarrett discussed how she influenced the company during the "early days" followed by saying he doesn't know when or where he'll wrestle again.[3] Jarrett then concluded by thanking the fans for their support on his and his wife's behalf.[3] The fans responded by chanting Jill's name as well as "Thank you Jeff".[3]

In October 2017, with the launch of the Global Wrestling Network, the event became available to stream on demand.[6] It would later be available on Impact Plus in May 2019.[7]

Results

No. Results Stipulations Times[citation needed]
1 Rhino and Senshi (with Hector Guerrero) defeated The Latin American Xchange (Homicide and Hernandez) (with Konnan) Tag team match 8:25
2 Jay Lethal defeated Chris Sabin (c) Singles match for the TNA X Division Championship 8:52
3 Frank Wycheck and Jerry Lynn (with Kyle Vanden Bosch) defeated James Storm and Ron Killings (with Jackie Moore) Tag team match 8:52
4 Bob Backlund defeated Alex Shelley Singles match 3:46
5 The Voodoo Kin Mafia (B.G. James and Kip James) defeated Basham and Damaja (with Christy Hemme) Tag team match 2:47
6 Eric Young defeated Robert Roode (with Ms. Brooks) Singles match 9:09
7 Team 3D (Brother Ray and Brother Devon) (c) defeated Rick Steiner and Road Warrior Animal Tag team match for the TNA World Tag Team Championship 6:39
8 Sting defeated Christopher Daniels Singles match 6:33
9 Abyss defeated Tomko No Disqualification match 13:54
10 Kurt Angle defeated Samoa Joe, A.J. Styles, Christian Cage and Chris Harris King of the Mountain match for the vacant TNA World Heavyweight Championship 19:21
  • (c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match

King of the Mountain match statistics

No. Wrestler Wrestler pinned or made to submit Method
1 Chris Harris A.J. Styles Pinned after a Catatonic
2 Kurt Angle Chris Harris Pinned after an Olympic Slam off the top of the ladder
3 Christian Cage Kurt Angle Pinned after Joe choked Angle out with a Coquina Clutch
- A.J. Styles N/A Never qualified
- Samoa Joe N/A Never qualified
Winner Kurt Angle N/A Angle scaled a ladder and hung the TNA World Heavyweight Championship belt to win.

Notes

Celebrity guests in attendance for Slammiversary 2007 included LeVar Woods, Zach Piller, Jason Matthews, Vanilla Ice, Rocket Ismail, Johnny Fairplay, Josh Haynes, Francesco Quinn, Michelle Deighton, Dan Clark, Kenny Bartram, Jake Bell, Dr. Justin Davis, Judge Adam Pate, Aaron Severns, Brian Canter, Chris Newman, Craig Newman and "Filthy" Rich Lawson. Nathan Nease was not in attendance.[8]

References

  1. ^ "TNA Announces Ticket And Venue Info For Slammiversary". TNAWrestling.com. April 25, 2007. Archived from the original on September 30, 2007. Retrieved September 14, 2007.
  2. ^ "TNA Slammiversary results". ProWrestlingHistory.com. Retrieved September 14, 2007.
  3. ^ a b c d e Clevett, Jason (July 18, 2007). "TNA scores with Slammiversary". SLAM! Sports. Retrieved September 14, 2007.
  4. ^ Meltzer, Dave (May 23, 2007). "Jill Jarrett passes away". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. Retrieved May 23, 2007.
  5. ^ Biddle, J. (June 28, 2007). "Pain fills wrestler's life script". The Tennessean. Retrieved June 30, 2007.[dead link]
  6. ^ Varsallone, Jim (October 10, 2017). "Anthem, Impact announce Global Wrestling Network launch". Miami Herald. Archived from the original on April 10, 2019. Retrieved January 31, 2021.
  7. ^ Thompson, Andrew (April 28, 2019). "IMPACT Wrestling Announces Launch Of "IMPACT Plus" Streaming Service". Fightful. Archived from the original on August 1, 2020. Retrieved January 31, 2021.
  8. ^ Banks, Bill (June 19, 2007). "Celebrities in attendance at Slammiversary". TNAWrestling.com. Archived from the original on September 8, 2007. Retrieved September 14, 2007.