What will happen on an all-new IMPACT! just 48 hours away from Homecoming on IMPACT Plus?
Gia Miller interviews Scott D’Amore who confirms the rumors that something big is planned for tonight. Tommy Dreamer interrupts and reminds D’Amore that they still don’t have a new #1 contender for Kenny Omega’s IMPACT World Title. D’Amore receives a phone call and leaves that decision in Dreamer’s hands.
IMPACT World Tag Team Champions The Good Brothers (Doc Gallows & Karl Anderson) vs NEVER Openweight Champion Jay White & Chris Bey
After Jay White asked Chris Bey to join the Bullet Club, will they find success as a team here tonight? Bey quickens the pace and takes Anderson off his feet with a flying dropkick. Gallows hits Bey with a big boot, followed by a sidewalk slam. The Good Brothers cut off the ring as they begin to wear Bey down. Bey soars through the air with the crossbody to Gallows, then makes the tag to White. Switchblade is on a roll, hitting Anderson with a modified suplex for two. Gallows brawls with White on the outside. Moments later, Gallows catches Bey in mid-air and hits a thunderous chokeslam. The Good Brothers put Bey away with the Magic Killer for three.
IMPACT World Tag Team Champions The Good Brothers (Doc Gallows & Karl Anderson) def NEVER Openweight Champion Jay White & Chris Bey
Fallah Bahh asks Tasha Steelz to enter the Homecoming King & Queen Tournament with him. Shockingly, she accepts!
Kaleb With a K w/ Tenille Dashwood vs Taylor Wilde
Taylor Wilde is back and she’s coming after Tenille Dashwood! But first, she must get through Dashwood’s personal photographer, Kaleb With a K. Taylor goes for a Hurricanrana but Kaleb counters into a clothesline. Taylor avoids an incoming charge from Kaleb, then successfully hits the Hurricanrana! Kaleb comes right back with a superkick for two. The fight spills to the outside where Taylor connects with a tornado DDT! Taylor hits a bridge German suplex to score the impressive victory.
Taylor Wilde def Kaleb With a K w/ Tenille Dashwood
After Chris Bey was pinned in their tag team match earlier tonight, Jay White tells him he’s not Bullet Club material but is willing to give him a chance at redemption.
X-Division Champion Josh Alexander demands more competition. Scott D’Amore gives him what he wants in the form of an X-Division Title defense against Decay’s Black Taurus, this Saturday at Homecoming!
Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo reveals that she’s been diversifying her training with help from Invicta FC Atomweight Champion, Alesha Zappitella. Purrazzo also says that she’ll be competing in the Homecoming King & Queen Tournament but the identity of her partner will remain a mystery!
Fallah Bahh, No Way & FinJuice (David Finlay & Juice Robinson) vs Ace Austin, Madman Fulton, Rohit Raju & Shera
After being targeted by Ace Austin, Madman Fulton, Rohit Raju and Shera, the team of FinJuice, Fallah Bahh and the recently debuted No Way join forces for tag team action! Fallah gets Irish whipped by his own partners as they send him crashing into Fulton. Rohit intervenes, allowing his team to gain control with a series of quick tags. Fallah fights out of a headlock, then sits on Ace to create separation! Finlay enters the fray as he takes out Rohit with a backbreaker. Shera brings his momentum to a halt but pays for it as FinJuice dropkick him to the floor! No Way hits a pop-up punch on Rohit. Fallah catches Fulton in mid-air and plants him to the mat with a Samoan Drop. Ace Austin flies as he takes out everyone with a Fosbury Flop! Finlay hits the Trash Panda on Rohit to score the victory for his team.
Fallah Bahh, No Way & FinJuice (David Finlay & Juice Robinson) def Ace Austin, Madman Fulton, Rohit Raju & Shera
Tommy Dreamer informs IMPACT World Champion Kenny Omega that in two weeks, there will be a battle royal to determine the new #1 contender for the IMPACT World Title at Emergence!
Jay White and Chris Bey blindside FinJuice in the back! White sends a message to his NJPW Resurgence opponent, David Finlay.
IMPACT World Champion Kenny Omega, IMPACT World Tag Team Champions The Good Brothers and “The Invisible Hand” Don Callis are in the ring. Callis is furious that Tommy Dreamer booked a #1 contenders battle royal in two weeks to determine Omega’s next challenger. Sami Callihan interrupts and says that he’s going to win the battle royal but first, he and two partners will take on Omega and The Good Brothers in a six-man tag next Thursday! Out of nowhere, AEW star and IMPACT veteran Frankie Kazarian jumps the guardrail and attacks them from behind!
On the other side of the curtain, Tommy Dreamer whispers the name of who he has in mind to be Sami Callihan and Frankie Kazarian’s partner next week. Kazarian likes what he hears but Callihan doesn’t think they will go for it.
Su Yung is back and it appears as though Kimber Lee’s time has come!
ECW legend Francine rejects Brian Myers’ request to team with him this Saturday in the Homecoming King & Queen Tournament! His search for a partner continues.
Violent By Design (Deaner & Rhino) w/ Eric Young & Joe Doering vs Rich Swann & Willie Mack
After losing the IMPACT World Tag Team Titles at Slammiversary, Violent By Design placed the blame on Rich Swann and Willie Mack. Following VBD’s blindside attack on them last week, Rich and Willie are out for revenge in this tag team collision. Deaner and Rhino attack them before the bell to gain the early advantage. Rich and Willie turn the tide as Swann flies with a corkscrew to the floor! Moments later, EY distracts Swann by waving the VBD flag, which allows Deaner to regain control. Swann makes the tag to Willie, who hits Deaner with a standing Moonsault for two! Rich hits Rhino with a handspring cutter, followed by the Phoenix Splash to win!
Rich Swann & Willie Mack def Violent By Design (Deaner & Rhino) w/ Eric Young & Joe Doering
Matt Cardona and Chelsea Green head to Swinger’s Palace for a date! Alisha suggests that a team representing Swinger’s Palace should enter the Homecoming King & Queen Tournament. W. Morrissey interrupts and tells Alisha that her husband, Eddie Edwards, won’t be the same after their Hardcore match this Saturday at Homecoming.
Tommy Dreamer recruits Eddie Edwards to join Sami Callihan and Frankie Kazarian as they battle IMPACT World Champion Kenny Omega and IMPACT World Tag Team Champions The Good Brothers next Thursday on IMPACT! Eddie makes it clear that while he doesn’t trust Callihan, he fully trusts Dreamer and that’s why he’s accepting.
Moose vs Chris Sabin
After Chris Sabin defeated Moose at Slammiversary, the self-proclaimed “Wrestling God” demanded a rematch here tonight! Moose catches Sabin in mid-air and whips his head into the steel steps. Moose takes a bottle of water from a fan and splashes it in Sabin’s face before delivering a series of thunderous chops. Moose takes a moment to gloat when Sabin capitalizes and bites his finger! Sabin soars through the air with a huge crossbody to the outside! Sabin spikes Moose with a top rope tornado DDT but Moose somehow kicks out at two. Moose fights off the Cradle Shock, then hits the Lights Out spear to win.
Moose def Chris Sabin
After the match, Moose looks to continue the assault but Sabin turns it around and sends Moose retreating with a top rope crossbody! The brawl continues as IMPACT! goes off the air.
IMPACT! on AXS TV Results – July 22, 2021
July 22, 2021 by IMPACT Wrestling Staff
The fallout from last weekend’s historic and unforgettable Slammiversary begins right now!
We see bonus footage from Slammiversary where Chris Bey discovers a Bullet Club T-Shirt in his locker room following a verbal altercation with Rohit Raju.
Chris Bey vs Rohit Raju w/ Shera
Rohit avoids a flying elbow from Bey, allowing him to capitalize with a modified backbreaker on the ropes. Rohit distacts the referee as Shera attacks him from ringside! Bey creates separation after Rohit crashes and burns with a running cannonball. Bey hits the Famouser, followed by a top rope clothesline for two. Rohit locks in the Crossface but Bey fights out and hits The Art of Finesse to win!
Chris Bey def Rohit Raju w/ Shera
On his way through the curtain, Chris Bey is confronted by Jay White, the leader of the Bullet Club! White asks him if he got his message, referring to the Bullet Club shirt that was left in his locker room. Bey says that he walks alone but White questions if that’s been working out for him. White tells him to think about it before the offer expires.
Don Callis is concerned for the well-being of IMPACT World Champion Kenny Omega after his violent No DQ match with Sami Callihan at Slammiversary. Despite winning the match, Omega is worse for wear. Callis is also unhappy about the arrival of Jay White but says that as long as they have possession of the IMPACT World Title, they have all the power in IMPACT Wrestling.
Mickie James returns to the IMPACT Zone and invites Deonna Purrazzo to the ring. Mickie says that things got out of hand this past Saturday when Mickie delivered a superkick to the jaw of the Knockouts Champion. Despite all of that, Mickie’s desire to have Purrazzo appear at NWA Empowerrr remain. Purrazzo tells her that the only way she will appear is if Mickie apologizes. Tensions rise once again when IMPACT Hall of Famer Gail Kim comes down to deescalate the situation. After praise from Gail and Mickie towards “The Virtuosa”, Purrazzo shakes Mickie’s hand in agreeance.
Long live the drama king.
After making her shocking IMPACT return at Slammiversary, Chelsea Green is back in action tonight!
Brian Myers, Tenille Dashwood & Sam Beale w/ Kaleb With a K vs Matt Cardona, Chelsea Green & Jake Something
Cardona is on fire when Dashwood distracts him from the apron, allowing Myers to gain control. Myers hits a strong back suplex for two. Cardona counters a double team attempt from Myers and Beale into a double neckbreaker! Green tags in and goes on the attack. Green plants Dashwood face-first into the corner turnbuckle but Myers pulls her off the pin! Jake clotheslines Myers over the top rope to the floor. Kaleb With a K tries to get involved but Taylor Wilde returns and evens the odds! Green takes out Beale with the Unprettier to win.
Matt Cardona, Chelsea Green & Jake Something def Brian Myers, Tenille Dashwood & Sam Beale w/ Kaleb With a K
After W. Morrissey used a steel chain to help him defeat Eddie Edwards at Slammiversary, Eddie wants to take things outside. Morrissey meets him in the parking lot and a brawl breaks out near the production trucks! Eddie assaults him with a series of kendo stick shots, forcing Morrissey to retreat!
Following their loss, Tenille Dashwood tells Brian Myers that she won’t be teaming with him in the Homecoming tournament, streaming July 31st exclusively on IMPACT Plus. Sam Beale is certain that he can find Myers a new partner.
Jay White is in the ring to explain why he came to IMPACT Wrestling. White says he’s in IMPACT for one person – his NJPW Resurgence opponent, David Finlay! White accuses Finlay of coming to IMPACT so that he could hide from him. White turns his attention to The Good Brothers and says they’re not good enough to be in his new era of the Bullet Club. IMPACT World Champion Kenny Omega, IMPACT World Tag Team Champions The Good Brothers and Don Callis interrupt. Callis refers to The Elite as the superior faction and tells White that he should ask for permission to join them. Omega and Callis allow The Good Brothers to handle the situation as they head to the back. Gallows and Anderson attack White until Chris Bey evens the odds to send them retreating!
IMPACT World Champion Kenny Omega disrespectfully interrupts an interview between X-Division Champion Josh Alexander and Gia Miller.
The Good Brothers challenge Jay White and Chris Bey to a tag team match next week on IMPACT!
Ace Austin & Madman Fulton vs FinJuice (David Finlay & Juice Robinson)
Juice hits Ace with a delayed vertical suplex, followed by a leg drop from Finlay. Ace and Fulton turn the tide as they cut off the ring and wear Finlay down. Ace connects with his signature springboard kick but Finlay kicks out at two! Finlay takes out Fulton with a slingshot crossbody to the floor. In the ring, Juice pummels Ace with a series of closed fists. Juice stacks up Fulton to score the pin and the win!
After the match, Ace and Fulton assault FinJuice from behind but the tables are quickly turned. FinJuice are about to hit the Doomsday Device when Rohit Raju and Shera join the fray! Rohit and Shera assist Ace and Fulton as they stand tall over FinJuice.
Rich Swann and Willie Mack reveal that Violent By Design are blaming them for their loss in the four-way IMPACT World Tag Team Title match at Slammiversary. Swann and Mack challenge VBD to meet them in the middle of the ring next week but Eric Young has other plans. The lights flicker as Violent By Design attack!
After falling short to Chris Sabin at Slammiversary, Moose demands a rematch. Sabin accepts and Scott D’Amore makes it official for next Thursday’s IMPACT! main event.
Steve Maclin has demanded more competition and next Thursday on BTI, he gets it in the form of Trey Miguel! Don’t miss BTI Thursday nights at 7/6c on AXS TV.
The fallout from Slammiversary continues on an all-new IMPACT! next Thursday at 8/7c on AXS TV! Deaner and Rhino of Violent By Design battle Rich Swann and Willie Mack. Plus, Jay White teams with Chris Bey to take on The Good Brothers and so much more!
On the Countdown to Slammiversary, Rosemary and Havok dethroned Fire ‘N Flava to become the new Knockouts Tag Team Champions! Kiera Hogan and Tasha Steelz receive their rematch in tonight’s main event!
Knockouts Tag Team Champions Rosemary & Havok w/ Decay vs Fire ‘N Flava (Kiera Hogan & Tasha Steelz)
Rosemary and Havok take control from the opening bell as Rosemary hits Kiera with a sidewalk slam. Tasha attempts a running bulldog but Havok counters by tossing her halfway across the ring! Kiera distracts Rosemary from the apron, allowing Tasha to capitalize. Tasha wears down Rosemary with a series of stiff shots to the neck. Tasha hits a modified Codebreaker out of the corner for two. Rosemary connects with a reverse neckbreaker on Kiera. Kiera inadvertently superkicks her own partner, leading to a match-winning spear from Rosemary!
Knockouts Tag Team Champions Rosemary & Havok w/ Decay def Fire ‘N Flava (Kiera Hogan & Tasha Steelz)
Decay celebrate another huge win as IMPACT! goes off the air.
Tonight, our world changes again. This is IMPACT Wrestling’s biggest event of the summer, Slammiversary!
Knockouts Tag Team Champions Fire ‘N Flava (Kiera Hogan & Tasha Steelz) vs Decay (Havok & Rosemary) – Knockouts Tag Team Championships
The action begins on the Countdown to Slammiversary pre-show, streaming LIVE on PPV providers, FITE and IMPACT digital platforms! Havok catches Tasha in mid-air with a sit-down slam! Havok whips Rosemary into the corner. Rosemary tosses Kiera across the ring with a suplex for two. Tasha hits a sliding dropkick on Rosemary, allowing Kiera to gain control. Tasha and Kiera cut off the ring, preventing Rosemary from making the tag. Several minutes later, Rosemary creates separation, allowing her to make the tag to the newest member of Decay, Havok! Tasha soars through the air, colliding with Rosemary and Crazzy Steve on the outside! Havok fights off a sleeper from Kiera, then connects with the Tombstone Piledriver for three! Havok and Rosemary are the new Knockouts Tag Team Champions!
Decay (Havok & Rosemary) def Fire ‘N Flava (Kiera Hogan & Tasha Steelz) – NEW Knockouts Tag Team Champions
X-Division Champion Josh Alexander vs Chris Bey vs Ace Austin vs Trey Miguel vs Petey Williams – Ultimate X for the X-Division Championship
The X-Division Title hangs high above the ring for the return of the high-wire spectacle known as Ultimate X! Bey scales the ropes in the opening moments of the match but is quickly stopped by his opponents. Trey soars as he connects with a power slide DDT to Alexander. Ace Moonsaults from the top rope, colliding with everyone on the outside! Rohit uses a rope to climb towards the title but Petey pulls him down and hits a side Russian legsweep. Bey tries his luck once again but pays for it as Rohit spears him to the mat below! Rohit is unhooking the belt when Petey dropkicks him across the ring. Petey locks in the Sharpshooter on Trey as Rohit joins in with a Crossface. Alexander is hanging upside down from the wires when Rohit pummels him with a steel chair! Petey hits back to back Canadian Destroyers on Rohit and Trey. Alexander assists Petey with a super Canadian Destroyer to Bey!
Alexander and Bey fight over the title. Alexander sends Bey crashing to the mat and unhooks it to remain X-Division Champion!
X-Division Champion Josh Alexander def Chris Bey, Ace Austin, Trey Miguel & Petey Williams – Ultimate X for the X-Division Championship
Gia Miller interviews Don Callis ahead of Kenny Omega’s IMPACT World Title No DQ match against Sami Callihan tonight. Callis says that the No DQ stipulation gives Callihan the unfair advantage.
Brian Myers w/ Sam Beale & Tenille Dashwood w/ Kaleb With a K vs Matt Cardona & Chelsea Green
Chelsea Green is revealed at Matt Cardona’s mystery partner for tonight’s huge mixed tag team match! Cardona takes out Beale and Kaleb at ringside with a double clothesline. Myers capitalizes off the distraction and hits him with a Flatliner on the steel ramp! Cardona counters a vertical suplex into a neckbreaker. Just as Cardona’s about to make the tag, Dashwood pulls Green off the apron! Moments later, Cardona counters the Roster Cut clothesline and successfully tags in Green! Dashwood delivers a low blow to Cardona but he’s wearing a cup! Green hits Myers with a Canadian Destroyer! Green uses her cast as a weapon, then hits Dashwood with the Unprettier to win!
Matt Cardona & Chelsea Green def Brian Myers w/ Sam Beale & Tenille Dashwood w/ Kaleb With a K
Eddie Edwards vs W. Morrissey
Morrissey gains the early advantage with a powerful fallaway slam. Eddie catches a big boot, then whips the leg of Morrissey into the steel ring post! Morrissey knocks Eddie off the apron, sending him crashing into the guard rail. As Morrissey looks to take out the “heart and soul” of IMPACT Wrestling tonight, he delivers repeated shots to Eddie’s heart! Eddie dives but Morrissey catches him in mid-air and delivers a chokeslam on the edge of the ring apron!
Eddie hits a back body drop on the ramp, followed by the Boston Knee Party! Eddie gets Morrissey up for a Blue Thunder Bomb, nearly bringing an end to Morrissey’s undefeated streak! Eddie hits another Boston Knee Party, but it sends Morrissey toppling to the floor! Morrissey wraps a chain around his fist and clobbers Eddie. Morrissey connects with his signature powerbomb to score the victory.
W. Morrissey def Eddie Edwards
Moose sends a message to Chris Sabin ahead of their showdown later tonight.
Madman Fulton and Shera barge their way into the ring after being banned from ringside during Ultimate X earlier tonight. Scott D’Amore interrupts and puts them in an impromptu match against the returning NJPW stars, FinJuice!
Madman Fulton & Shera vs FinJuice (David Finlay & Juice Robinson)
Juice hits an Atomic Drop on Shera but “The Indian Lion” comes right back with an earth-shattering clothesline! Fulton demands the tag but FinJuice make him pay with a double flapjack. FinJuice make quick work of Fulton and Shera with stunning double team offense for three!
Sabin targets the legs of Moose in the early going. Moose launches Sabin into the corner turnbuckle like a lawn dart to gain complete control. Moose puts his power advantage on display as he traps Sabin in the ropes and delivers a series of chops to the chest. Sabin bites the fingers of Moose but Moose comes right back with a huge chokeslam. Moose crashes and burns with a Moonsault attempt, giving Sabin the chance to catch his breath. Sabin quickens the pace with a springboard crossbody to the floor, followed by a top rope tornado DDT! Moose sends Sabin halfway across the ring with a Moonsault fallaway slam!
Moose whips Sabin into the steel guardrail but somehow, someway, Sabin continues to fight. Back in the ring, Sabin rolls up Moose out of nowhere to score the pin and the win!
Chris Sabin def Moose
Decay celebrate after Havok and Rosemary became the new Knockouts Tag Team Champions earlier tonight!
With TJP unable to compete tonight, Fallah Bahh’s new partner for the four-way IMPACT World Tag Team Title match is reveled – No Way!
IMPACT World Tag Team Champions Violent By Design (Joe Doering & Rhino) vs Rich Swann & Willie Mack vs The Good Brothers (Doc Gallows & Karl Anderson) vs Fallah Bahh & No Way – IMPACT World Tag Team Championships
No Way brings the fight to Karl Anderson as he hits Anderson with a running splash in the corner. Gallows and Anderson cut off the ring and begin to wear Swann down. Gallows delivers a pinpoint spin kick, followed by a series of straight elbows. Swann creates separation with a jumping Enzuigiri to Anderson, allowing him to tag in No Way! Anderson hits No Way with a spinebuster but Doering breaks the pin attempt. Doering squares off with Gallows as these two giants exchange strikes. In an incredible display of strength, Willie hits Fallah with a Samoan Drop! Doering takes out No Way with a combination clothesline but this time it’s Swann who breaks the pin! Anderson hits Rhino with the Gun Stun. Gallows tags himself in, leading to a Magic Killer for the three count!
The Good Brothers (Doc Gallows & Karl Anderson) def Violent By Design (Joe Doering & Rhino), Rich Swann & Willie Mack, and Fallah Bahh & No Way – NEW IMPACT World Tag Team Champions
Invicta FC Atomweight World Champion Alesha Zappitella is in attendance!
Thunder Rosa is revealed as Deonna Purrazzo’s mystery challenger for the Knockouts Title!
Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo vs Thunder Rosa – Knockouts Championship
This dream match for the Knockouts Title is underway as Purrazzo and Rosa jockey for position. Rosa hits a running dropkick to the back of the head for two. Purrazzo gains control with an elevated Divorce Court. Rosa launches herself off the top, connecting with another dropkick! Purrazzo controls the arm and locks in the Fujiwara Armbar. As she reaches for Venus De Milo, Rosa counters into a choke! Purrazzo locks in the Fujiwara Armbar once again but this time, Rosa counters into a Death Valley Driver! Rosa hits a top rope double foot stomp to the spine of Purrazzo for a very close near fall.
Purrazzo connects with Queen’s Gambit to win the match and retain the Knockouts Title.
Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo def Thunder Rosa – Knockouts Championship
After the match, Mickie James makes her shocking return and confronts Purrazzo! Mickie gives her praise for her long list of accolades and invites her to NWA Empowerrr! Purrazzo disrespects her, leading to a superkick from Mickie!
Streaming Saturday, July 31st exclusively on IMPACT Plus, a Homecoming King and Queen will be crowned in a mixed tag team tournament at Homecoming!
IMPACT Wrestling’s biggest event of the year emanates from Las Vegas! Don’t miss Bound For Glory LIVE October 23rd on Pay-Per-View!
IMPACT World Champion Kenny Omega w/ Don Callis vs Sami Callihan – NO DQ Match for the IMPACT World Championship
Callihan jumpstarts the match by attacking Omega from behind during his in-ring introduction. Callihan spikes Omega with a Piledriver but Omega kicks out at the last millisecond! In this match where anything goes, Callihan uses a pizza cutter to slice Omega’s forehead open!
Omega fights back with a series of chops to the chest. Callihan catches Omega in mid-air, then hits a Death Valley Driver. Omega targets the ankle as he hits a Moonsault with trash can in hand! Omega kicks him head first into a steel chair that’s propped in the corner. Omega continues the assault as he drives a fork into the forehead and mouth of Callihan. Callihan goes low, then sends Omega crashing through the table with a Piledriver!
Callihan hits a sidewalk slam onto a garbage can, then powerbombs Omega through another table for two! Callihan introduces a barbed wire steel chair but it costs him as Omega sends him back first into it with a powerbomb! Omega hits the V-Trigger but Callihan counters the One-Winged Angel into a Tombstone Piledriver on the barbed wire steel chair! Omega blinds Callihan with powder. Callihan inadvertently hits the referee with a Piledriver. Another referee runs down but when Callihan kicks out, Omega lays him out! The Good Brothers try to get involved when Eddie Edwards and Chris Sabin chase them to the back. Callis distracts Callihan from the apron, allowing Omega to throw thumbtacks in his eyes! Omega loads up his knee with thumbtacks and connects with the V-Trigger for two! Omega places thumbtacks in the mouth of Callihan, hits another V-Trigger, followed by the One-Winged Angel to win.
IMPACT World Champion Kenny Omega w/ Don Callis def Sami Callihan – NO DQ Match for the IMPACT World Championship
After the match, Omega stands tall alongside Don Callis and The Good Brothers. The lights go out as Bullet Club music hits. The leader of the Bullet Club, Jay White, makes his way to the ring! White stares them down as Slammiversary goes off the air.
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IMPACT! on AXS TV Results – June 17, 2021
June 17, 2021 by IMPACT Wrestling Staff
Gia Miller is outside the office of Scott D’Amore to get an update on the future of Sami Callihan after he was fired by Don Callis at Against All Odds. Moose confronts D’Amore and demands a rematch against IMPACT World Champion Kenny Omega at Slammiversary. D’Amore reveals that Anthem is sending a board member down to deal with this situation and he doesn’t have time for Moose right now. D’Amore slams the door as Moose mutters “… I’ll make you time.”
TJP w/ Fallah Bahh vs Black Taurus w/ Crazzy Steve
The action is fast and furious from the opening bell as TJP and Taurus match each other’s pace. Taurus connects with a strong clothesline for two. TJP crashes and burns as Taurus sends him crashing to the floor. TJP hits a springboard crossbody, followed by a running boot in the corner. TJP spikes Taurus with a tornado DDT, then takes out everyone on the floor with high-risk offense! TJP hits the Mamba Splash to win.
TJP w/ Fallah Bahh def Black Taurus w/ Crazzy Steve
Post-match, Moose blindsides TJP and gets on the mic. Moose takes the show hostage and calls out Scott D’Amore to make things right after he was screwed out of the IMPACT World Title at Against All Odds. Moose threatens security but moments later, Chris Sabin takes him out with a top rope missile dropkick, followed by a steel chair shot! Sabin is out for revenge after Moose took him out of action several weeks ago! Sabin holds the ring as Moose retreats to the back.
Ace Austin forms an alliance with Rohit Raju for the return of Ultimate X at Slammiversary! Rohit says that Austin isn’t the only one with an ace up his sleeve.
Gia Miller catches up with the returning Chris Sabin backstage. Sabin challenges Moose to a match at Slammiversary to see how divine the self-proclaimed “Wrestling God” really is.
Madman Fulton w/ Ace Austin vs X-Division Champion Josh Alexander
Fulton puts his incredible strength on display early with a release vertical suplex. Fulton is in total control following a big boot to the jaw. Fulton repeatedly drives the head of Alexander into the corner turnbuckle. Alexander connects with a delayed vertical suplex to build momentum. Fulton counters the ankle lock but gets caught with Divine Intervention! Alexander scores the pin and the win.
X-Division Champion Josh Alexander def Madman Fulton w/ Ace Austin
After the match, Ace Austin pounces on Alexander. The situation evolves into an all-out brawl as Petey Williams, Rohit Raju, Trey Miguel and Shera join the fray! Shera lays waste to his adversaries and a new alliance of Ace Austin, Madman Fulton, Rohit Raju and Shera emerges ahead of Ultimate X.
Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo berates Kimber Lee and Susan for failing to capture the Knockouts Tag Team Championships at Against All Odds. Susan says that without them, Purrazzo wouldn’t be Knockouts Champion. Purrazzo says that she’s done with the both of them before storming off.
W. Morrissey claims that everyone in IMPACT Wrestling is delusional to think that they have friends in the wrestling industry and in the end, their so-called friends will stab them in the back.
Steve Maclin vs Jason Page
Steve Maclin makes his highly-anticipated IMPACT debut tonight as he goes one-on-one with Jason Page. Maclin turns his opponent inside out with a colossal clothesline. Maclin delivers rapid-fire elbows to the head of Page. Maclin hits a modified sit-down slam to score the dominant victory!
Steve Maclin def Jason Page
Frustrated over her loss to Tenille Dashwood at Against All Odds, Jordynne Grace is under the impression that the locker room thinks she needs Rachael Ellering to be successful.
Don Callis tells Gia Miller that he did what Scott D’Amore didn’t have the guts to do – fire Sami Callihan.
Tenille Dashwood w/ Kaleb With a K vs Rachael Ellering
Before the match begins, Tenille Dashwood offers Rachael Ellering one of her shirts. Ellering respectfully declines and the match is on! Ellering is in total control as she hits a flying forearm in the corner. Kaleb hooks the leg of Ellering from the outside, allowing Dashwood to gain control. The fight spills to the outside where Dashwood Irish whips Ellering into the steel guardrail. Dashwood hits a top rope crossbody for two! Dashwood almost puts Ellering away with a clothesline. Kaleb blinds Ellering with his ring light, allowing Dashwood to roll her up and steal the victory!
Tenille Dashwood w/ Kaleb With a K def Rachael Ellering
Black Taurus and Crazzy Steve tell TJP and Fallah Bahh that they have unfinished business. Fallah lays out the challenge for a tag team match!
Rosemary and Havok send a physical message to Knockouts Tag Team Champions Fire ‘N Flava. Kiera Hogan gets thrown into a trash bin where she finds a garbage bag labeled “Mickie”.
Rhino w/ IMPACT World Tag Team Champions Violent By Design (Eric Young, Joe Doering & Deaner) vs Satoshi Kojima w/ Eddie Edwards – If Kojima wins, he and Eddie Edwards receive an IMPACT World Tag Team Title shot
Kojima takes control in the early going, forcing Rhino to retreat to the outside in order to consult Eric Young. Whatever Rhino said, it worked, as Rhino turns the tide. Rhino wears Kojima down with a chin lock. Kojima builds momentum with a series of chops in the corner, followed by a top rope elbow drop! Kojima hits a DDT to create separation and recover. Rhino comes back with a belly-to-belly suplex. Kojima counters the Gore into a Koji Cutter. Kojima puts Rhino away with the Lariat, earning a tag team title opportunity for him and Eddie Edwards!
Satoshi Kojima w/ Eddie Edwards def Rhino w/ IMPACT World Tag Team Champions Violent By Design (Eric Young, Joe Doering & Deaner) – If Kojima wins, he and Eddie Edwards receive an IMPACT World Tag Team Title shot
The future of Sami Callihan and the Slammiversary 2021 main event
A furious Sami Callihan storms the IMPACT Zone, despite being fired last Saturday at Against All Odds! Scott D’Amore tells security to let him handle the situation as he joins Callihan in the ring. D’Amore asks Callihan to have faith that he’s going to fix things. Callihan begrudgingly agrees to do things his way and vacates the ring. Don Callis comes out and tells D’Amore that he did him a favor when he fired Callihan. D’Amore fires back by saying that Callis fired him for Kenny Omega. Tommy Dreamer is revealed to be the representative of the Anthem board and announces that Sami Callihan has been reinstated! Dreamer continues by saying that because Don Callis has put his personal goals and friendships ahead of what is best for IMPACT Wrestling, he’s fired from his role as IMPACT Executive Vice President! On the other side of the curtain, Callihan confronts Callis and tells him that he’s coming for Kenny Omega!
This past Saturday at Against All Odds, Kenny Omega retained the IMPACT World Title over Moose with the help of the AEW World Tag Team Champions, The Young Bucks. After the match, Sami Callihan was on the verge of assaulting the champ when IMPACT Executive Vice President Don Callis fired him on the spot! With Sami Callihan’s future and the Slammiversary 2021 main event in question, what will happen next on IMPACT?
After weeks of anticipation, Steve Maclin makes his IMPACT Wrestling debut this Thursday!
NJPW legend Satoshi Kojima and Joe Doering renewed their epic rivalry in a physical bout at Against All Odds. While Doering may have won the battle, the war with Violent By Design is far from over! This Thursday, Satoshi Kojima goes one-on-one with Rhino and if he wins, he and Eddie Edwards will receive an IMPACT World Tag Team Title opportunity!
A new #1 contender for the X-Division Title was set to be crowned in a star-studded 5-way match at Against All Odds. But a vengeful Madman Fulton would ensure that if Ace Austin wasn’t going to win, then nobody was. After he was on the receiving end of a breathtaking top rope Canadian Destroyer last week, Fulton laid out Trey Miguel, Petey Williams, Chris Bey and Rohit Raju, bringing the #1 contenders match to a halt. This Thursday, Fulton must answer to the reigning X-Division Champion, Josh Alexander, when they collide in singles action!
After coming up short in their IMPACT World Tag Team Title match against Violent By Design, Decay look to get back on track when Black Taurus battles TJP in singles action. Meanwhile, TJP is just two weeks removed from the grueling 60-Minute Ironman Match with X-Division Champion Josh Alexander. What will these two incredible athletes be willing to sacrifice in order to obtain victory?
Daivari goes one-on-one with Jake Something in this week’s BTI exclusive match! Plus, Jon Burton, Gia Miller and Josh Mathews bring you all the in-depth previews, exclusive interviews and behind-the-scenes access ahead of an all-new IMPACT! Don’t miss Before the IMPACT this Thursday at 7/6c on AXS TV.
The action doesn’t stop when IMPACT! goes off the air. Stay tuned to AXS TV at 10/9c for a new episode of IMPACT in 60 featuring the greatest matches from the IMPACT career of Rhino!
Scott Steiner Clobbers The Nature Boy on Talk ‘N Shop: Full Keg
October 21, 2020 by IMPACT Wrestling Staff
Check out this outrageous clip from Talk ‘N Shop: Full Keg – a special edition of Karl Anderson and Doc Gallows’ top-rated podcast. When “The Nature Boy” runs amok, Scott D’Amore calls in “Big Poppa Pump” Scott Steiner to take out the trash!
Moose is seen pleading with Scott D’amore to call off his Bound For Glory match against EC3 that will take place in an undisclosed location. Scott believes that Moose is delusional and defers to the situation with Rich Swann, as he awaits a call from Swann’s orthopedic specialist to see if he will be cleared to compete at Bound For Glory.
Meanwhile, Moose storms off and the mind games from EC3 continue. EC3 reveals that he didn’t throw the TNA World Heavyweight Championship off a bridge last week as it originally appeared. EC3 tells Moose to meet him there and he will find what he seeks.
Rosemary & Taya Valkyrie vs Tasha Steelz & Kiera Hogan vs Havok & Nevaeh
After being involved in each other’s business for weeks, these three teams compete in what is sure to be a chaotic three-way Knockouts tag. Two competitors are legal at any given time and anyone can tag in anyone. Kiera and Tasha talk trash from ringside as Havok pummels Taya in the corner. Tasha waits until the damage has been done before tagging in to deliver a follow-up dropkick. Nevaeh plants Tasha to the mat before making a tag to the terrifying Havok. The Kaiju Queen goes on the attack but as she hits the ropes, Rosemary tags herself in. Rosemary catches Tasha in mid-air for a Fallaway Slam. Kiera takes out Havok with a dive to the floor. Taya is next to fly as she launches herself off top rope all the way to the ramp. Rosemary puts Tasha away with a double underhook to score the victory.
Last week, Fallah Bahh was able to steal a roll of cash from Hernandez in order to fund John E Bravo’s wedding. However, Fallah informs the party that he wasn’t able to secure anything. Crazzy Steve has his suspicions and the tension leads to Fallah challenging Steve to a match later tonight.
Havok tells Rosemary that the only way she’ll help her revive Father James Mitchell is if she can beat her in a match next week.
Fallah Bahh vs Crazzy Steve
It appears as though Fallah is hiding the roll of cash in his shirt. Steve tries to pry it out but Fallah does everything in his power to stop him. Steve begins to wear Fallah down with an illegal submission on the ropes. Fallah catches Steve in mid-air but he fights out of it. Steve rips off Fallah’s shirt and reveals the roll of cash hanging around his neck. Steve rolls him up to pick up the win.
Crazzy Steve def Fallah Bahh
Rhino informs Heath that he pulled some strings in order to get them both a spot in the Call Your Shot Gauntlet at Bound For Glory. If one of them wins, Heath gets his contract with IMPACT Wrestling. But if they lose, Heath must leave IMPACT once and for all. After Heath walks off, Scott D’amore lets us in on another stipulation that Rhino purposely didn’t tell Heath – Rhino’s contract is also on the line.
Tenille Dashwood, Tommy Dreamer, Brian Myers, Cody Deaner & Johnny Swinger vs Hernandez, Cousin Jake, Alisha, Rhino & Heath – 10 Person Tag Team Match
The winning team in this huge 10 person tag will face off in a five-way match next week on IMPACT! where the victor will enter the Call Your Shot Gauntlet in the coveted #20 spot at Bound For Glory. These are some unique teams – not only are The Deaners on opposite sides but rivals Tommy Dreamer and Brian Myers must also coexist. Dreamer hits the ropes but Hernandez catches him in the back with a knee, allowing Jake to gain control. Hernandez locks in a bear hug on Dreamer but the innovator of violence bites him to escape. Heath picks up the pace with a big neckbreaker to Myers. Heath connects with the Wake Up Call on Swinger to pick up the win for his team.
Hernandez, Cousin Jake, Alisha, Rhino & Heath def Tenille Dashwood, Tommy Dreamer, Brian Myers, Cody Deaner & Johnny Swinger – 10 Person Tag Team Match
Eddie Edwards attacks Sami Callihan in the backstage area but Eddie falls victim to the numbers game when an enraged Ken Shamrock turns the tide.
World Champion Eric Young tells Jimmy Jacobs that he’s certain Rich Swann will not be cleared to compete at Bound For Glory and he’s going out to the ring tonight in order to get to the bottom of it.
Kimber Lee w/ Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo vs Kylie Rae
Kylie hits a tilt-a-whirl head scissors in the early going. Kylie continues her momentum with a spin kick for two. Kylie attempts a Hurricanrana but Lee catches her and delivers a sick powerbomb on the apron. Kylie hits a springboard arm-drag but Lee creates separation by retreating to the ropes. Lee drives her into the corner turnbuckle, followed by a delayed vertical suplex for a near fall. Kylie builds momentum with the Kylie Special for a near fall of her own. The action is back-and-forth as Deonna gets up on the apron. Kylie doesn’t fall for the distraction, locking in Smile to the Finish to win by submission.
Kylie Rae def Kimber Lee w/ Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo
After the bell, Kylie won’t break the hold. Deonna attacks her from behind but Kylie fights back with a superkick. Kylie stands tall as the champ retreats up the ramp.
Doc Gallows w/ Karl Anderson vs Madman Fulton w/ Ace Austin
These two giants collide as they look to build momentum ahead of the four-way Tag Team Championship match also featuring the Motor City Machine Guns and The North at BFG. Fulton goes snake-eyes in the opening moments of the match, then clotheslines Gallows over the top rope to the floor. The fight spills to the outside as these two giants brawl towards the stage. The referee calls for the bell as the match ends in double countout.
Doc Gallows w/ Karl Anderson vs Madman Fulton w/ Ace Austin Ends in Double Countout
Back from the break, Josh Mathews announces that IMPACT management has restarted the match and it is now no disqualifications and no countouts.
Doc Gallows w/ Karl Anderson vs Madman Fulton w/ Ace Austin – No Disqualifications, No Countouts
Fulton assaults Gallows with a lead pipe at ringside. Gallows fights back as he drives a steel chair into the gut of the Madman. Gallows launches himself off the top with a steel chair but Fulton drives it into his skull with a big boot. Fulton charges into the corner as Gallows sidesteps, causing a head-on collision with another chair. Gallows chokeslams Fulton through two steel chairs to win.
Doc Gallows w/ Karl Anderson def Madman Fulton w/ Ace Austin – No Disqualifications, No Countouts
Will Rich Swann Be Cleared to Compete at Bound For Glory?
World Champion Eric Young is in the ring to demand answers – will he defend the World Title against Rich Swann in just 11 days at Bound For Glory? Young takes the show hostage as he refuses to leave the ring. We see Scott D’amore in the backstage area and he receives a phone call before heading out to the ring. D’amore informs him that he did additional and substantial damage to Swann during his attack last week – but Swann is a special athlete. D’amore goes on to say that Swann’s orthopedic specialist has indeed cleared Swann to compete at the biggest event of the year. Furious by the news, Young begins to brutally attack the Executive Vice President until Rich Swann makes the save. Swann sends Young retreating up the ramp with a handspring cutter before standing tall in the middle of the ring.
Moose & EC3 Face Off
The search may finally be over for Moose as he meets EC3 at the bridge where the funeral for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship was held. They stare each other down and after a war of words, the fight is on. EC3 makes quick work of the self-proclaimed champ and laughs in his face. EC3 begins to leave with the title but Moose isn’t finished yet. Moose pummels EC3 with a series of closed fists, busting him open in the process. Moose finally reclaims the TNA World Heavyweight Championship as EC3 looks on, battered and bruised.
Scott D’amore, Ace Austin & Chris Sabin TODAY on Press Pass
What will happen on IMPACT! just days away from Victory Road?
Taya Valkyrie & Rosemary vs Havok & Nevaeh
As Taya Valkyrie and Rosemary continue to plan her wedding with John E Bravo, they must now face the wrath of Havok and Nevaeh. Rosemary needs Father James Mitchell to officiate her demon wedding but Havok eliminated him in the Undead Realm. When Rosemary tried to enlist her help in order to revive Mitchell, the Kaiju Queen became enraged.
The terrifying duo of Havok and Nevaeh wear down Taya, cutting off the ring in the process. Havok connects with a backbreaker, followed by a clothesline. Taya breaks free and makes the tag to the Demon Assassin, who hits a pair of Slingblades. Rosemary locks in the Upside Down on Havok to do some serious damage. Rosemary flies off the top with a crossbody. Taya hits the Road to Valhalla on Nevaeh to pick up the win.
Taya Valkyrie & Rosemary def Havok & Nevaeh
After the match, Kiera Hogan and Tasha Steelz blindside Rosemary and Taya Valkyrie from behind before retreating up the ramp.
The Motor City Machine Guns interrupt the Good Brothers’ telling jokes and argue about who had more success wrestling in Japan.
In a backstage interview, Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo is shocked to learn that she will be defending her title against Susie this Saturday at Victory Road exclusively on IMPACT Plus.
Tenille Dashwood w/ Kaleb With a K vs Jordynne Grace
This is a rematch from last week’s IMPACT! main event. In their first meeting, the returning Tenille Dashwood picked up the victory, albeit not without the help of some interference from her personal photographer, Kaleb With a K.
Jordynne is dominant in the early going as she hits a strong Irish whip into the corner turnbuckles. Tenille gains control with a neckbreaker on the ropes. Tenille targets the throat of Thicc Mama Pump as she puts in a series of illegal chokes. Jordynne turns the tide with multiple running strikes, followed by a splash for two. Jordynne is stuck in the Tree of Woe, allowing Tenille to charge into the corner with a crossbody. Kaleb once again gets on the apron, causing the distraction but lightning doesn’t strike twice as Jordynne counters into a submission, forcing Tenille to tap.
Jordynne Grace def Tenille Dashwood w/ Kaleb With a K
EC3 sends yet another cryptic message to Moose as he invites him to the funeral of the TNA World Heavyweight Championship next week on IMPACT!
Rich Swann’s Road to Recovery
Rich Swann gives us an inside look at his road to recovery as he prepares to challenge Eric Young for the IMPACT World Championship at Bound for Glory and according to Dr Ross, things are going extremely well.
Reno Scum jump Rhino and Heath outside the arena and retrieve the roll of cash that they stole from Hernandez. It is revealed that Heath maxed out his credit card in order to pay for his latest TV spot that featured celebrity endorsements.
Rhino confronts Scott D’amore and pressures him to make a tag team match pitting him and Heath vs Reno Scum. D’amore reminds Rhino that Heath doesn’t work here but because of his persistence, he gives in and books an Unsanctioned match for this Saturday at Victory Road.
Rascalz (Dez & Wentz) vs Good Brothers (Doc Gallows & Karl Anderson)
As the stacked tag team division jockeys for position on the road to Bound for Glory, a win here could move either team closer to a coveted Tag Team Championship opportunity against the Motor City Machine Guns.
Gallows connects with a massive clothesline, turning Dez inside out. Gallows follows up with a delayed vertical suplex as he continues the beatdown on Dez. Anderson gets in on the action as the Good Brothers employ frequent tags during the wear-down process. The Rascalz create separation, allowing Wentz to tag into the match. Wentz hits a top rope double foot stomp but Anderson gets his knees up on the follow-up Hot Fire Flame. The Good Brothers connect with the Magic Killer on Dez to score the victory.
Good Brothers (Doc Gallows & Karl Anderson) def Rascalz (Dez & Wentz)
After the match, Anderson gets on the mic and calls out the Motor City Machine Guns, claiming that they are coming for the Tag Team Championships at the biggest event of the year, Bound for Glory.
There’s a standoff in the back between Brian Myers and Tommy Dreamer. The hardcore legend puts his hands on the Most Professional Wrestler. Myers persuades him to be professional, which leads to Dreamer challenging him to a match this Saturday at Victory Road.
Backstage, Kaleb With a K challenges Jordynne Grace to a rematch on the behalf of Tenille Dashwood for Victory Road. Jordynne happily accepts and Tenille is furious that he got her another match with Thicc Mama Pump.
Johnny Swinger vs Fallah Bahh – Winner Becomes John E Bravo’s Best Man
The groomsmen and bridal party for the wedding of John E Bravo and Rosemary are at ringside for this match where the winner will officially become Bravo’s best man. Fallah was originally selected by Bravo but Swinger wants the spot for himself.
Fallah corners Swinger and pummels him with chops, then follows up with a back body drop. Swinger attempts to powerslam the big man but to no avail. Fallah hits a leg drop for two. Swinger stomps on the hand of Cody Deaner at ringside. Deaner gets up on the apron, inadvertently distracting the referee. Swinger uses Crazzy Steve’s monkey as a weapon to defeat Fallah and become Bravo’s best man.
Johnny Swinger def Fallah Bahh – Winner Becomes John E Bravo’s Best Man
After the match, John E Bravo gets on the mic and orders referee Brandon Tolle to restart the match after informing him that Swinger cheated.
Johnny Swinger vs Fallah Bahh is Restarted – Winner Becomes John E Bravo’s Best Man
Fallah sits on Swinger in the corner to pick up the quick win and retain his title of Bravo’s best man.
Fallah Bahh def Johnny Swinger – Winner Becomes John E Bravo’s Best Man
Gia Miller interviews X-Division Champion Rohit Raju. The reigning champion announces that the Defeat Rohit Challenge will begin this Saturday at Victory Road exclusively on IMPACT Plus. TJP interrupts and immediately accepts the challenge but Rohit denies him, saying that the opportunity is only open to competitors he hasn’t defeated before.
John E Bravo tells Fallah Bahh and Johnny Swinger that he honestly doesn’t care who his best man is – the only reason he started the match was because of the poor officiating.
Who Attacked Eddie Edwards?
Last week, a mystery attacker laid out Eddie Edwards on his way out of the arena. Eddie calls out Eric Young, with the belief that it was him. Instead, Sami Callihan makes his way to the top of the ramp. Callihan insists that it wasn’t him who attacked Eddie last week – but he knows who did. The lights go out and Ken Shamrock charges Eddie from behind. Shamrock locks in the Ankle Lock as Eddie screams in pain. What will the status of Eddie Edwards be when he challenges Eric Young for the World Title this Saturday at Victory Road?
Backstage, Eric Young says that he will not be held responsible for what he does to Eddie Edwards at Victory Road – instead it will be on his own hands and those of Scott D’amore.
Susie is concerned that Kylie Rae will be angry with her if she wins the Knockouts Title at Victory Road. Kylie says she could never be mad at her and gifts her a pair of kick pads for her match with Deonna Purrazzo. Kylie tells Susie that her time has come, prompting a dark memory from the past.
The North (Ethan Page & Josh Alexander) vs Ace Austin & Madman Fulton
Just like the Good Brothers did earlier tonight, both of these teams are seeking victory in hopes of securing a Tag Team Championship opportunity against the Motor City Machine Guns.
Fulton hits the ropes but Alexander catches him in the back with a knee. The North halt Fulton’s momentum by jumping him on the outside with a double team assault. Ace and Fulton continue their beatdown of Alexander inside the ring. The North build momentum with an impressive combination powerbomb. In an incredible feat of strength, Alexander gets the big man Fulton up for a German suplex. The pace quickens as Ace and Page tag in, leading to a springboard kick from Ace. The Inevitable one launches himself off the shoulders of Fulton, hitting an elevated splash on Alexander. Page throws Alexander into the legs of Fulton, allowing The North to isolate Ace and connect with The Northern Assault to win.
The North (Ethan Page & Josh Alexander) def Ace Austin & Madman Fulton
Post-match, the Good Brothers make their way to the ring where they stare down The North, both laying claim to the #1 contendership for the Tag Team titles. Ace and Fulton attack the Good Brothers from behind and The North join in on the assault. The reigning champs, the Motor City Machine Guns, charge the ring and an all-out brawl erupts.