"When long-time couples separate, they often fight bitterly when dividing their possesions. You've left the past behind, but there is one thing neither you nor Brock is willing to concede: the tournament trophy."
"It's great to finally make it to this stage, but the matchup couldn't have been worse. Arclite always seems to find the chink in your armor. He eliminated you from last year's tournament, which is even more incentive for you to beat him soundly."
"As the top ranked competitor after the qualifying rounds, you earned a bye and skipped the quarter-finals, where Apophis, Anubis, and Mirage qualified. After you handily beat Mirage in this match, Anubis and Apophis will fight, just as you planned from the beginning. Apophis will destroy the cowardly dog, and then lay down his life for you in the finals. So shall begin your glorious reign."