TNA Sacrifice

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Sacrifice
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Promotion(s) Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
First event Sacrifice (2005)

Sacrifice is an annual professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) event held by Total Nonstop Action Wrestling in the month of May. The first one was held in August 2005. When event names were shuffled by TNA for 2006, the event was moved to May. Sacrifice has had a tradition of being the final round of tournaments. Sacrifice 2005 saw Samoa Joe defeat A.J. Styles to win the Super X Cup. Sacrifice 2006 was the final round of the World X Cup Tournament. Sacrifice 2008 continued the tradition with the finals of the Deuces Wild Tag Team Tournament. Sacrifice 2009 featured Beer Money, Inc. defeating The British Invasion in the finals of the Team 3D Invitational Tag Team Tournament. All events have been held inside the Impact! Zone. On January 11, 2013, TNA announced that in 2013 will be only four PPVs, dropping Sacrifice.[1]

Events[edit]

# Event Date City Venue Main Event Ref
1 Sacrifice (2005) August 14, 2005 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Jeff Jarrett and Rhino vs. Raven and Sabu in a Tag Team match
2 Sacrifice (2006) May 14, 2006 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Christian Cage (c) vs. Abyss in a Full Metal Mayhem match for the NWA World Heavyweight Championship
3 Sacrifice (2007) May 13, 2007 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Christian Cage vs. Kurt Angle vs. Sting in a Three Way match to crown the first TNA World Heavyweight Champion
4 Sacrifice (2008) May 11, 2008 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Samoa Joe (c) vs. Kaz vs. Scott Steiner in a Three Way match for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship
5 Sacrifice (2009) May 24, 2009 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Mick Foley (c) vs. Jeff Jarrett vs. Kurt Angle vs. Sting in a Four Way Ultimate Sacrifice match for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship
6 Sacrifice (2010) May 16, 2010 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Rob Van Dam (c) vs. A.J. Styles for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship [2]
7 Sacrifice (2011) May 15, 2011 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Sting (c) vs. Rob Van Dam for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship [3]
8 Sacrifice (2012) May 13, 2012 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Bobby Roode (c) vs. Rob Van Dam in a Ladder match for the TNA World Heavyweight ChampionshipTNA World Heavyweight Championship [4]
9 Sacrifice (2014) April 27, 2014 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Eric Young (c) vs. Magnus for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship
10 Impact Wrestling: Sacrifice (2016) April 26, 2016 Orlando, Florida Impact Zone Ethan Carter III vs. Mike Bennett
(c) - refers to the champion prior to the match

Results[edit]

2005[edit]

Main article: Sacrifice (2005)

2006[edit]

Sacrifice (2006)
Tagline(s) Global Turmoil
Information
Promotion Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
Date May 14, 2006
Attendance 900
Venue Impact Zone
City Orlando, Florida
Pay-per-view chronology
Lockdown (2006) Sacrifice (2006) Slammiversary (2006)
Sacrifice chronology
Sacrifice (2005) Sacrifice (2006) Sacrifice (2007)

Sacrifice (2006) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) eventproduced by Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), which took place on May 14, 2006 at the Impact Zone in Orlando, Florida. It was the second event under the Sacrifice chronology. Eight matches were featured on the event's card.

No. Matches Stipulations Times
1 Jushin Thunder Liger (w/ Black Tiger, Minoru Tanaka & Hirooki Goto) defeated Petey Williams (w/ Eric Young, Johnny Devine & Tyson Dux) World X Cup Tournament match 07:16
2 America's Most Wanted (Chris Harris & James Storm) (c) defeated A.J. Styles and Christopher Daniels Tag team match for the NWA World Tag Team Championship 15:30
3 Raven defeated A-1 (w/ Larry Zbyszko) Singles match 05:19
4 Bobby Roode (w/ Coach D'Amore) defeated Rhino Singles match 12:07
5 The James Gang (B.G. James & Kip James) defeated Team 3D (Brother Ray & Brother Devon) Tag team match 09:35
6 Petey Williams defeated Minoru Tanaka, Puma, Chris Sabin, Hirooki Goto, Incognito, Johnny Devine, Sonjay Dutt, Black Tiger, Magno, Eric Young, Alex Shelley, Jushin Thunder Liger, Shocker, Tyson Dux and Jay Lethal World X Cup Gauntlet match 19:21
7 Sting and Samoa Joe defeated Jeff Jarrett and Scott Steiner (w/ Gail Kim) Tag team match 14:24
8 Christian Cage (c) defeated Abyss (w/ James Mitchell) Full Metal Mayhem match for the NWA World Heavyweight Championship 26:01
(c) - refers to the champion(s) heading into the match

2007[edit]

Sacrifice (2007)
Tagline(s) "Give Nothing... but Take All"
Information
Promotion Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
Date May 13, 2007
Attendance 900
Venue Impact Zone
City Orlando, Florida
Pay-per-view chronology
Lockdown (2007) Sacrifice (2007) Slammiversary (2007)
Sacrifice chronology
Sacrifice (2006) Sacrifice (2007) Sacrifice (2008)

Sacrifice (2007) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), which took place on May 13, 2007 at the Impact Zone in Orlando, Florida. It was the third event under the Sacrifice chronology. Nine matches were featured on the event's card. On this morning, before the airing of the event, Vice President of the National Wrestling Alliance stripped Christian Cage of the NWA World Heavyweight Championship and Team 3D of the NWA World Tag Team Championships due to Cage's refusal to defend the World Title in various NWA Territories. The NWA severed all ties with TNA, although the affected champions still had physical possession of the belts. The affected champions defended their "status" as champions.

No. Matches Stipulations Times
1 Chris Sabin (c) defeated Jay Lethal and Sonjay Dutt Three-Way match for the TNA X Division Championship 13:00
2 Robert Roode (w/ Ms. Brooks) defeated Jeff Jarrett Singles match 11:21
3 Christopher Daniels defeated Rhino Singles match 10:01
4 Basham and Damaja (w/ Christy Hemme) defeated Kip James 2-on-1 Handicap match 04:26
5 Chris Harris defeated James Storm Texas Death match 17:14
6 Jerry Lynn defeated Tiger Mask, Alex Shelley and Senshi Four-Corners match 10:43
7 Team 3D (Brother Ray & Brother Devon) (c) defeated Scott Steiner and Tomko and The Latin American Xchange (Homicide & Hernandez) Three-Way Dance for the NWA World Tag Team Championship 12:38
8 Samoa Joe defeated A.J. Styles Singles match 12:48
9 Kurt Angle defeated Sting and Christian Cage Three-Way match to crown the first TNA World Heavyweight Champion 10:45
(c) - refers to the champion(s) heading into the match

2008[edit]

Main article: Sacrifice (2008)

2009[edit]

Main article: Sacrifice (2009)

2010[edit]

Main article: Sacrifice (2010)

2011[edit]

Main article: Sacrifice (2011)

2012[edit]

Main article: Sacrifice (2012)

2014[edit]

Main article: Sacrifice (2014)

2016[edit]

Sacrifice (2016)
Tagline(s) Free on Pop TV
Theme
song
(s)
"Roustabout" by Billy Corgan
Information
Promotion Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
Date March 19, 2016 (taped)
April 26, 2016 (aired)
Attendance 1,100
Venue Impact Zone
City Orlando, Florida
Sacrifice chronology
Sacrifice (2014) Sacrifice (2016) TBA

Sacrifice (2016) (aka Impact Wrestling: Sacrifice) was a professional wrestling television special produced by Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), The show was taped on March 19, 2016 at the Impact Zone in Orlando, Florida and Aired on Pop TV on April 26, 2016. It was the tenth event under the Sacrifice chronology. Unlike the previous events, this event won't be held on pay-per-view (PPV) and instead, was featured as a special edition of TNA's weekly broadcast of Impact Wrestling on Pop TV.

No. Matches Stipulations Times
1 Drew Galloway (c) defeated Tyrus Singles match for the TNA World Heavyweight Champion 07:55
2 Rosemary defeated Gail Kim Singles match 06:08
3 Decay (Crazzy Steve & Abyss) (w/ Rosemary) defeated Beer Money, Inc. (Bobby Roode & James Storm) (c) Valley of Shadows match for the TNA World Tag Team Championship 14:10
4 Bram defeated Eric Young (c) Falls Count Anywhere match for the TNA King of the Mountain Championship 06:34
5 Mike Bennett defeated Ethan Carter III No Disqualification match 11:11
(c) - refers to the champion(s) heading into the match

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