PPWHV: Returning Pratt Resorts To Shady Measures Against Facade

By Michael Pagano, PPW Staff Writer

The main event of this week’s episode of PPW High Voltage was a PPW dream match of sorts with the returning Desean Pratt facing off with “The Neon Ninja” Facade. Earlier in the night we saw Pratt, who was returning from injury make his way back into the PPW locker room to a mixed result of emotions. Phil Bravado pointed out that “A lot of people in the locker room not exactly excited to see Mr. Pratt.”

The two men got things going with a few collar and elbow tie ups, with neither man gaining a distinct advantage early on. They both began to kick it into another gear before Facade picked up a quick two-count and then Pratt reversed into a crucifix pin for a two-count. There were a lot of quick pinfall attempts in the early going, but neither man was able to earn a quick victory in this one.

Facade was the first one to gain major momentum in the match, as he hit Pratt in the corner with a splash before hitting a dropkick off the middle rope, forcing Pratt to roll to the outside. Facade then tried to go for a dive off the top rope onto Pratt, but Desean beat him to the punch by getting in the ring before knocking Facade out of the ring with a right hand.

Pratt then hit a superkick on the outside and completely took over the match, grounding Facade for the next few minutes. Pratt was able to pick up a few two-counts during this time. Paul Bo pointed out on commentary that “He’s keeping him grounded EJ, he’s keeping his frequent flyer miles not used, I’ll tell you what that’s a big key, you gotta keep Facade on the mat.”

“The Neon Ninja” began to fight back, getting out of a Pratt headlock and beginning to pick up some steam. Once again though, Pratt grounded Facade with a huge spinebuster, but Facade finally gained his momentum w