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TNA News: RVD's new opponent for Hardcore Justice PPV revealed

Aug 8, 2010 - 3:33:53 PM
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By James Caldwell, Torch assistant editor

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TNA president Dixie Carter has announced that Sabu will face TNA World Hvt. champion Rob Van Dam in the main event of tonight's Hardcore Justice PPV.

Sabu is replacing Jerry Lynn, who was scratched from the PPV due to a reported back injury.

"Just spoke to RVD. Looks like you get ur wish. RVD vs. Sabu tonight in main event," Carter said on Twitter. "Lots of great surprises planned too."

Caldwell's Analysis: Four years ago in August 2006, RVD and Sabu had an infamous botchfest on WWE's ECW TV show. We'll see if they can "right the wrong" bestowed upon TV viewers that night with a better performance on tonight's PPV.

[Torch art credit Joe Borzotta (c) PWTorch.com]


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