Ali shares how she and Daniel broke up. He assumed she was into another guy before she left for UCLA. Ali shares stories about both men and Amanda enjoys it.
Ali reminds both men that have their stories and then the truth in the middle. They agree with her. She and Daniel clear the air and he and Amanda head home.
The fight rages on at the LaRusso house and Sam starts to panic again. Tory follows her to the dojo and pulls out numbchucks. Sam centers herself remembering what Daniel said and fights back.
Hawk sees all the fighting around him. Miguel is taking some hits. The cobra kais have Demetri in a hold and are about to break his arm again. They call Hawk to do it.
He thinks about all the conflicting messages and beats the cobra kai members up instead and apologizes to Demetri.
Tory wearing that skeleton zip up hoodie. Throwback.
Hawk stops the fight and Tory calls him a traitor.
Johnny and Ali say their farewells and talk about leaving the past behind them. She encourages him to tell Carmen how he feels.
He goes to tell Carmen he loves her but she's tending to Miguel. He goes to confront Kreese for what happened. He sees Robby. Kreese and Johnny fight. When Kreese is down, Robby starts fighting Johnny and gets knocked out.
Kreese starts attacking Johnny again and almost chokes him out when Daniel comes and attacks him confronting him for attacking his daughter. They fight and he uses the pressure points. He's about to finish him and Johnny agrees when Sam and Miguel show up.
Kreese suggests ending it at the tournament. If they win, then he leaves.
In flashbacks, Kreese and his crew are prisoners of war in Vietnam. They make them fight to the death and the loser ends up in a pit of cobras.
Twig, Kreese'sfriend is up next agsidnt their captain. Kreese volunteers to take Twig's place. Captain tells Kreese that Betsy is dead.
He hopes to use that to weaken Kreese. He talks about his humanity. They fight. Just when Kreese sends his captain over dangling by his fingers they come to rescue the prisoners. His captain asks him to let him up since it's over but Kreese kicks him into the pit, following his advice of no mercy.
His friend Twigs says that he'll always owe him. Robby comes outside to see the commotion and sends Johnny and Daniel away. He belongs to Kreese now.
Kreese calls his friend, presumably for that favor.
Sam, Miguel, and the two dojos show up at Miyagi do to practice and train including Hawk. Johnny shows up too. He and Daniel are teaming up and working together against Kreese, preparing for the tournament.