On the August 19, 2010, edition of TNA Impact!, the TNA World Heavyweight Championship was vacated, after champion Rob Van Dam suffered a storyline injury. The title was put up in a tournament featuring the top Sixteen wrestlers. The finals of the tournament would take place at Bound for Glory on October 10. at No Surrender The Match Between Jeff Hardy and Kurt Angle was Ruled a no- contest, on the September 16, edition of TNA Impact!, Hardy and Angle Wrestled a no time limit rematch, Resulting in a Double pin, Eric Bischoff announced a Three-Way at Bound for Glory for the Title.

Tournament brackets

  First Round

(TV - TNA Impact)


(TV - TNA Impact)


(PPV - No Surrender)


(PPV - Bound for Glory)

1  Jeff Hardy    
16  Brutus Magnus    
     Jeff Hardy Pin  
     Rob Terry 3:17  
8  Rob Terry  
9  James Storm    
     Jeff Hardy NC  
     Kurt Angle 30:00  
5  Kurt Angle    
12  Robert Roode    
     Kurt Angle Sub
     Douglas Williams 4:52  
4  Douglas Williams  
13  Tommy Dreamer    
     Mr. Anderson  
6  Jay Lethal    
11  Desmond Wolfe    
     Jay Lethal 4:11
     Mr. Anderson Pin  
3  Mr. Anderson  
14  Abyss    
     Mr. Anderson Pin
     D'Angelo Dinero 16:58  
7  D'Angelo Dinero    
10  Kevin Nash    
     D'Angelo Dinero Pin
     Matt Morgan 4:46  
2  Matt Morgan  
15  Hernandez    
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