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On January 5, 2016 on TNA's debut on Pop, James Storm returned to TNA to help Bobby Roode fight off Eric Young and Bram. Fans have been wanting to see a Beer Money reunion in WWE ever since Bobby Roode joined NXT and these talks were rejuvenated when James Storm recently revealed that the coronavirus pandemic actually derailed his WWE return. "So, it was a lot of fun.

The two teams would see their feud intervene with that of Team 3D and the British Invasion, causing a 4-way war that would last the next 3 months. Beer Money, Inc. was defeated in a Two Out of Three Falls match and as a result lost the Best of Five Series 2–3. [31] At Lockdown Beer Money, along with Sting and Desmond Wolfe, represented Team Flair in the annual Lethal Lockdown match, where they were defeated by Team Hogan (Abyss, Jeff Jarrett, Rob Van Dam and Jeff Hardy).

Beer Money were last together in the ring in 2016 and shortly thereafter Roode moved onto WWE. Ringside News exclusively reported that this was an idea from Paul Heyman, but then the pandemic hit and the Cowboy was never brought in. "NXT was a great spot for me," Roode said. He talked about what led to them all training together and what he thinks of Rousey in the ring. I don't want to go in there and just be like, 'Hey, we should be a tag team now,'" said Storm. Storm previously worked for WWE for a set of NXT tapings in October 2015. Roode and Storm each won the TNA World Heavyweight Championship when the team split up. Storm expressed a desire to make a name for himself prior to joining forces with his old partner. [40][41] However, Shelley and Sabin came back to win the two following matches in the Best of Five Series, a steel cage match and an Ultimate X match, to even the score to 2–2 and set up a deciding match for the August 12 episode of Impact!. And I tell her, especially in WWE, they're all about facials. Would love your thoughts, please comment. Mehdy Labriny contributed to this article. [63][64], From June to September, Roode and Storm were two of the twelve participants in the Bound for Glory Series to determine the number one contender to the TNA World Heavyweight Championship. James Storm almost entered WWE around WrestleMania, but the pandemic caused a stop to those plans. James Storm’s NXT debut was the top of the list. They got cameras everywhere just to get your facial, and I'm like, 'Watch Jeff Hardy.' We’ll have to see if a Beer Money reunion takes place down the line. They wanted to initially bring him in because he was a “credible worker who could work as enhancement talent” at first. [37], After Victory Road Beer Money entered a Best of Five Series with the Motor City Machine Guns, contested for the TNA World Tag Team Championship. While speaking to Busted Open Radio, Storm said that if he went to WWE… So wherever the job takes me, I'm going to be there and I'm going to do everything I can to be a guy that the brand can lean on, and to be in the mix, and to take every opportunity that is given to me and make the best of it.". [53][54] On April 17 at Lockdown, Roode, Storm, Kazarian and Christopher Daniels, who replaced an injured A.J. James Storm was a guest on Busted Open and he addressed this topic on the podcast: But James Storm has also been one half of another great tag team over the past few years along with Robert Roode. Storm’s Beer Money tag team partner Robert Roode is currently out of action while serving a 30 day suspension for failing a wellness policy test. [38][39] On the July 29 episode of Impact!, Ric Flair announced that Roode and Storm, who were just one victory away from becoming four–time TNA World Tag Team Champions, had earned the right to join himself, Styles and Kazarian to become the final two members of Fourtune. And it took me forever to realize what that was, and it was basically 'put somebody down'. Styles, Desmond Wolfe and Kazarian, announced that he would reform the Four Horsemen under the new name Fourtune, stating that each of them would have to earn their spots in the group and that in order for Roode and Storm to earn their spots, they needed to become the Ole Anderson and Tully Blanchard of the group. WWE never had the duo together on the roster at the same time, but many fans hope Storm will sign one day to reunite Beer Money. Two weeks after Slammiversary, Booker T and Scott Steiner of The Main Event Mafia defeated Team 3D to win the right to face Beer Money for the titles at Victory Road, thus entering into a feud with the two. WWE: Robert Roode Downplays Rumors of Beer Money Reunion With James Storm, Michael Strahan Unearths Tense Trash Talk Clip: 'Talk it and Walk it', Kelly Stafford Targeted in Comedian Blaire Erskine's Latest Parody, NFL Announces 2 Saturday Games for Week 15, Markus Paul, Cowboys Assistant Coach, Hospitalized After Medical Emergency, Peyton Manning Hosting 'College Bowl' Reboot on NBC, Kane Was the Only Costumed Performer During Undertaker's Sendoff, and WWE Fans Were Confused, Joe Burrow Reportedly Suffers Additional Knee Damage, Bengals Coach Gives Update on When He'll Return, Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Is Hard at Work Behind the Scenes of 'Young Rock'. [26], With Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff taking over TNA at the beginning of 2010, Beer Money's TV time was significantly reduced. Relive these SURPRISING appearances on @WWENXT! Consisting of the duo of Roode and Storm, the Beer Money Inc tag team was considered as one of the most standout tag teams of all time, not just in Impact Wrestling, but all over the world.

On August 7 at Hardcore Justice, Beer Money, Inc. successfully defended the TNA World Tag Team Championship against Mexican America (Anarquia and Hernandez). We were former tag team champions and looking forward to being tag team champions again.". Make it work', and then we blew it up. ... Another fan suggested that a Beer Money reunion is long overdue. Impact Wrestling Planning AJ Styles Parody Gimmick, Daniel Bryan Going Above & Beyond To Learn WWE Backstage Creative Process, What Really Happened To Wobbly Walrus Firefly Fun House Puppet, T-Bar Says He Doesn’t Care About Match Results, Jake Hager Considers AEW Dynamite Filming His ‘Rest Days’ While Training For Bellator, Xavier Woods Signs Deal For G4 TV Hosting Gig, Watch The Undertaker Prank Fans In New Video, Jon Moxley Says He’ll ‘Make A Decision’ About His Pro Wrestling Future In The Next Year Or Two.