Abyss To Be Inducted Into Impact Hall Of Fame
Abyss was announced this week as the 2018 inductee into the Impact Wrestling Hall of Fame. He joins the following names who have previously received the honor:
- Gail Kim
- Earl Hebner
- Jeff Jarrett
- Kurt Angle
- Team 3-D
Impact Officials Met With WWE Management
It was reported this week by PW Insider that Impact officials Ed Nordholm and Scott D’Amore met with higher-ups at WWE. The meeting is believed to be about content sharing and/or a general meeting to get in the same room at the same time. There doesn’t seem to be much worth reporting other than they met.
Moose vs Eddie Edwards confirmed for Bound for Glory
The 4th match for Bound for Glory was officially confirmed this week as well. Moose will take on his former friend that he stabbed in the back, Eddie Edwards.
Andrew Everett Granted Release
Former tag-team champion, Andrew Everett, asked for and was granted his release from Impact this week.
“Earlier today I was granted my release from IMPACT wrestling,” Everett Tweeted. “I had great times with the company, and I’m grateful for the opportunities that I received while under contract. At this moment, I feel that I need to test the waters in free agency, allowing myself to find a new direction in my craft.”
“It’s exciting to see what awaits me in my career. Thank you for all your support, and again, thank you IMPACT Wrestling for bringing the Skywalker to a larger audience.”
Tessa Blanchard (c) vs Faby Apache – Next Week
Faby Apache defeated Alisha Edwards on Impact Wrestling this week. After the match, the current Reina de Reinas Champion challenged Knockouts Champion, Tessa Blanchard. Earlier in the episode, Blanchard was seen acting entitled in the locker room and was confronted by Apache.
Lucha Brothers Contract Status
MLW announced that the brothers are committed to Lucha Underground through 2019 and will be continuing with MLW as well. It’s believed they will continue with Impact Wrestling in 2019 as well.
September 20th, 2018
Mexico City, Mexico
- Sami Callihan & oVe defeated Aerostar, El Hijo Del Viking, & Laredo Kid
- Eli Drake defeated Trevor Lee
- King defeated Kronus
- Faby Apache defeated Alisha Edwards
- The Lucha Brothers defeated Rich Swann & Matt Sydal
- Impact World Championship
Austin Aries (c) defeated El Texano
Announced for next week’s episode:
- Su Yung & Udmoh vs Allie & Kiera Hogan
- Brian Cage vs Jake Crist
- Desi Hit Squad vs LAX
- Scarlett Bordeaux’s announcement
- Knockouts Championship
Tessa Blanchard (c) vs Faby Apache
Bound for Glory LIneup
- Impact World Championship
Austin Aries (c) vs Johnny Impact
- Sami Callihan & oVe vs Brian Cage & the Lucha Brothers
- Concrete Jungle Deathmatch
LAX & Konnan vs OGZ & King