No Holds Barred
Promotion Global Impact Wrestling
Brand(s) GIW Sentinel
Date May 3rd, 2008
Venue Toyota Center
City Houston, Texas
Pay-per-view chronology
Black Axis No Holds Barred Toxic Intent
GIW No Holds Barred chronology
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No Holds Barred 2008 took place on May 3rd, 2008 at the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas. The theme song for the event was Children Of Decadence by Children Of Bodom. The event hosted all gimmick matches.


  • GIW Hardcore Championship #1 Contender Spot: Donovan Hastings def. Levi Witham, Mitch Betts and Rock 'Devonte' Hard in a 15 Minute Countdown match.
    • Hastings was carrying the victory when the timer ran down to zero to win the match.
    • Hastings became the #1 contender to the GIW Hardcore Championship.

  • GIW Women's Championship: Misery def. Calypso Desmona, Christina Lust and Rianna Tyler in an over-the-top-rope battle royal.
    • Misery eliminated all 3 opponents to win the match.
    • Misery became the first ever GIW Women's Champion.

  • Cara Costello def. Brandon McSkinny in a bra and panties match.
    • McSkinny was disqualified before the match began, because he forget to wear any bra and panties.

  • Sean Jensen def. Kane White in a ladder match.
    • Sean Jensen grabbed the briefcase above the ring to win the bout.

  • GIW Hardcore Championship: Chris Austin (c) def. Savage.
    • Chris Austin pinned Savage after a SoCal Gutcheck 2.0, while Savage had a trash can placed over his top half.
    • Chris Austin retained the GIW Hardcore Championship.

  • Global Heavyweight Championship #1 Contender Spot: Lord Deathman def. Aesc The Dark and Aragato in a triple threat last ride match.
    • Deathman put both men into hearses to win the match.
    • Deathman became the #1 contender to the Global Heavyweight Championship.

  • Global Heavyweight Championship: Brandon Brown (c) def. Declan prescott in a last man standing match.
    • Prescott could not answer a ten count, after being pushed from a ladder into the Globatron by Brown.
    • Brown retained the Global Heavyweight Championship.