Captain Jackson "Jax" Briggs’s (Michael Jai White) attempt to rescue Sonia Blade (Jeri Ryan) has left Kano’s (Darren Shahlavi) shipping operation in shambles. As Jax and Kano come to in the aftermath of an explosion that interrupted their fight, Sonia Blade makes her escape. Jax and Kano get their bearings together and continue their scuffle in brutal fashion. Enraged by Kano’s refusal to divulge Sonya’s whereabouts, Jax maims Kano. As Jax flees yet another grenade primed to explode, he sees Sonia in the distance and attempts to shield her from the blast.