is an annual professional wrestling pay-per-view
event held by Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
. The first one was held in May 2005
and since 2006, they have all been held in August.
Hard Justice dates and venues
Hard Justice 2005 took place on May 15 2005 from the iMPACT! Zone in Orlando, Florida. The event was dedicated to the memory of TNA wrestler Chris Candido, who died on April 28 of complications from an injury suffered at Lockdown 2005.
- Pre-Show match: Shark Boy defeated David Young (6:28)
- Team Canada (Petey Williams and Eric Young) (w/Coach D'Amore) defeated Apolo and Sonny Siaki (8:09)
- Williams pinned Siaki after A-1 interfered and hit a Brainbuster on Siaki.
- Michael Shane and Trinity defeated Chris Sabin and Traci in a Mixed Tag Team match (10:17)
- Shane pinned Sabin after a Superkick after Traci turned on Sabin.
- Raven defeated Sean Waltman in a Clockwork Orange House of Fun match (13:03)
- Raven pinned Waltman after a back body drop on Waltman through the steel cage.
- Raven's original opponent was Jeff Hardy, but Hardy missed his flight and was replaced by Waltman.
- Monty Brown and The Outlaw defeated Diamond Dallas Page and Ron Killings (8:56)
- Brown pinned Page after a Pounce.
- Page's original partner was B.G. James, but was replaced before the match.
- The Naturals (Andy Douglas and Chase Stevens) defeated America's Most Wanted (Chris Harris and James Storm) to retain the NWA World Tag Team Championship (14:59)
- Christopher Daniels defeated Shocker to retain the TNA X Division Championship (12:00)
- Daniels pinned Shocker after the Angel's Wings from the top rope.
- Abyss won a 20 man Gauntlet for the Gold (26:28)
- The entrants were: Bobby Roode, Zach Gowen, Eric Young, Cassidy Riley, Elix Skipper, Shark Boy, A-1, Chris Sabin, Petey Williams, Sonny Siaki, Lance Hoyt, Michael Shane, Jerrelle Clarke, Mikey Batts, The Outlaw, Trytan, Ron Killings, Apolo, B.G. James and Abyss.
- Abyss pinned Killings after a Black Hole Slam to become #1 contender to the NWA World Heavyweight Championship.
- A.J. Styles defeated Jeff Jarrett (w/Tito Ortiz as Special Guest Referee) to win the NWA World Heavyweight Championship (19:32)
Hard Justice 2006 took place on August 13 2006 from the iMPACT! Zone in Orlando, Florida.
Hard Justice 2007
took place on August 12 2007
from the iMPACT! Zone
in Orlando, Florida
. The tagline for the event was "All or Nothing...