Lucha Underground Report
Season 4 Episode #18 – “Spiders & Skeletons”
October 10, 2018
Aired on El Rey Network
Taped in Los Angeles, Calif.
Report by Joel Dehnel, PWTorch contributor
-Show opened with a recaps of AeroStar’s regret for resurrecting Fenix, Marty Martinez’s title win and Ricky Mundo’s planned attack on Johnny Mundo and Taya’s wedding.
Announcers: Striker welcomed the audience to the show. He hyped tonight double main event. Vampiro said Mil Muertes and Fenix will tag for the first time against against El Dragon Azteca. Striker said Pentagon will look to get revenge on Reklusa for her attack on him last week. Vampiro chimed in and said what is most surprising is Taya is back for the first time since her wedding and she has something to say.
In ring: Taya called Antonio a piece of s*** and demanded he come out to the ring. Antonio said he is glad that Taya has healed up and that she is back. She said demanded a match with Matanza after he ruined her wedding. Antonio granted her request with a SACRIFICE TO THE GODS!!!
1 – TAYA vs. “THE MONSTER” MATANZA CUETO
Matanza marched down to the ring, but Taya landed some significant strike in the corner. Matanza no sold the punches and proceeded to toss her around the ring. Taya tried to come back and hit a DDT. Matanza reversed it, but Taya tried to turn it into a choke. Taya caught Matanza with a diamond cutter then went to the top rope and hit a moonsault. Matanza caught Taya off the ropes then turned around and was met by a kick from Johnny Mundo.
WINNER: Matanza via DQ at 2:35.
Post match: Mundo continued the attack on Matanza and hit the end of the world before exiting the ring with Taya. Antonio watched the events with concern.
Announcers: Striker hyped the card for Ultima Lucha Cuatro:
Johnny Mundo vs. Matanza Cueto – Sacrifice to the Gods match
Son of Havoc vs. Killshot – Mask vs. Mask
Pentagon Dark vs. Marty Martinez – Cero Miedo Lucha Underground Championship match
Mil Muertes vs. The Mack – Death Match
El Dragon Azteca, Jr. vs. Fenix – 2 out of 4 Falls match
In ring: Santos introduced El Dragon and The Mack who were already in the ring. Next out was Mil Muertes followed by Fenix.
2 – MIL MUERTES & FENIX vs. EL DRAGON AZTECA JR. & THE MACK – Tornado Tag match
They brawled against each other until Dragon and Mil were left in the ring alone. Mil hit Dragon with a strong chokeslam, but Dragon came back with a leg drop. Fenix came into the ring and showed off his offense against Dragon. Mack entered the ring and hit some significant strikes on Fenix. Fenix rolled to the outside, then Mil stood toe-to-toe with Mack. Mil got the best of Mack then went on a double team offense with Fenix against Dragon then Mack. Fenix and Mil showed tension between each other, but worked together well. Mack caught fenix followed by Mil with stunners then hit a double stunner on both of them. Dragon countered Fenix with a DDT then hit Mil with a dive to the outside. Fenix countered the attack with a dive of his own. Mack followed them with another dive. Mil hit Dragon with a clothesline before Mack broke up the pin attempt. Mack hit a standing moonsault on Mil, but Fenix broke up the pin with a knee. Fenix got Mack on the top rope and hit a frankensteiner. Fenix stomped Mack’s back on the ring apron. Dragon hit Mil with a few moves, but was overpowered. Mil caught Mack with a flatliner and Fenix hit dragon with a power bomb for the pin.
WINNER: Fenix and Mil Muertes at 9:49.
In ring: Famous B stood in the ring with Brenda. He talked about his recovery and gave a dramatic retelling of Matanza’s attack at Taya and Mundo’s wedding. He touted about his rehab and now his knee is better than ever. B introduced his newest client is himself as he’s coming out of retirement. Ricky Mundo came out holding his doll and told B to shut his mouth. Mundo made his way to the ring and said he wanted to beat some sense into B.
3 – RICKY MUNDO vs. FAMOUS B (w/Brenda)
Mundo set his doll in the corner of the ring. He hit B with a hard elbow then attacked him in the corner. Mundo worked B on the ground then hit a clothesline then slammed B face first into the mat for the win.
WINNER: Mundo at 1:34.
Post match: Ricky said it was too bad that Taya and Johnny have already left the building because he has something to say to their faces. He revealed that it was him who unleashed Matanza at their wedding because he was tired of being treated like a nobody. He laid out a challenge to Taya at Ultima Lucha. He said if she is wants to know what will be waiting for her, watch this. Ricky grabbed Brenda and put her in a cross face.
In ring: Santos introduced Reklusa followed by Pentagon Dark.
4 – PENTAGON DARK vs. REKLUSA
Reklusa dove onto Pentagon to start the match. She continued the beat down in the ring before rolling Pentagon back to the outside. She tossed Pentagon into a row of chairs then dove onto him. Pentagon caught her and tossed her at ringside. Pentagon brought her back into the ring and hit a hard chop. Pentagon rolled Reklusa back to the outside and threw her into a row of chairs. Pentagon hit Reklusa over the head with a sign from the crowd then brought her back into the ring. Reklusa caught Pentagon with a hurricarana then leapt onto Pentagon outside the ring and hit another hurricarana. She continued the attack with another dive and DDT. Pentagon came back with a slingblade followed by a kick. Reklusa came back with another spinning DDT. Reklusa landed some kicks before being caught with Penta Driver. Reklusa escaped a package piledriver then went to the top rope before Pentagon kicked her down. Pentagon hit her with a package piledriver on the ring apron. PEntagon rolled her back into the ring and Reklusa kicked out. Reklusa kicked Pentagon in the groin and hit a Canadian Destroyer. Pentagon kicked out at a two count. Pentagon caught her with another
WINNER: Pentagon Dark at 9:41.
Post match: Pentagon went to break Reklusa’s arm but headed to under the ring and grabbed a bad of tacs. He poured them out in the ring then was attacked by Marty who had a barbed wire baseball bat. Marty drove the bat into Pentagon’s face. Reklusa grabbed a tank of Gasoline from under the mat and poured it onto Pentagon. Marty drove the bat into Pentagon then pulled out a Zippo lighter. Marty teased lighting Pentagon on fire before blowing it out.
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