TNA Knockouts Tag Titles

The Strange Legacy of the TNA Knockouts Tag Titles

In 2009, IMPACT Wrestling, then known as Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), set out to capitalize on a segment of their roster that consistently attracted their highest television ratings. According to Nielsen ratings and several TNA executives, including then-President Dixie Carter, the Knockouts division perpetually drew the best ratings on Spike TV. Their Knockouts Championship matches featured contests that gained critical acclaim as well featuring … Continue reading The Strange Legacy of the TNA Knockouts Tag Titles

IMPACT Emergence

Knockouts title match to headline IMPACT Emergence

In two weeks, IMPACT will air a two-night event on AXS TV called Emergence. The company announced that a Slammiversary rematch will headline the special. This first-time event follows the success of their last pay-per-view where Deonna Purrazzo used her Fujiwara Armbar to defeat Jordynne Grace for the Knockouts Championship. Grace returned last week on IMPACT! with her arm in a sling and attacked Purrazzo … Continue reading Knockouts title match to headline IMPACT Emergence

Kimber Lee Impact

IMPACT Wrestling officially signs Kimber Lee

Kimber Lee has officially joined IMPACT Wrestling as a member of the Knockouts division. As originally reported in Hype Magazine, Lee signed an a long-term deal with IMPACT. The company later confirmed that she is indeed the newest member of their growing Knockouts division. “The Crown Jewel” made her debut on the May 5 episode of IMPACT!, where she appeared on “Locker Room Talk” with … Continue reading IMPACT Wrestling officially signs Kimber Lee

Deonna Purrazzo

Deonna Purrazzo wins the Knockouts Championship at Slammiversary

Tonight during Impact’s pay-per-view event Slammiversary, Deonna Purrazzo walked away as the new Impact Knockouts Champion. Grace won the belt on the February 11 episode of Impact!, originally taped in Mexico City on January 18, defeating the previous Knockouts Champion, Taya Valkyrie. Graces reign ended at 181 days. Purrazzo made a few appearances for TNA between 2014-2017, and her return was teased through promo work … Continue reading Deonna Purrazzo wins the Knockouts Championship at Slammiversary

Kylie Rae

Kylie Rae wins Knockouts Gauntlet and title opportunity at Slammiversary

During tonight’s Impact pay-per-view event Slammiversary, Kylie Rae won the Knockouts Gauntlet match, and a chance at the Knockouts Championship. Eleven women competed in the gauntlet match, with hopes of becoming the no. 1 contender for the Knockouts Championship. Johnny Bravo made two special appearances, first as Taya Valkyrie, and then as Rosemary, to give the two women a chance to win. He was eliminated … Continue reading Kylie Rae wins Knockouts Gauntlet and title opportunity at Slammiversary

IMPACT!

IMPACT! will air an hour later this Tuesday

Due to a scheduling conflict, next week’s episode of IMPACT! will premiere one hour later than usual on both AXS TV and Twitch. According to a press release from AXS TV, this week’s installment will be delayed because of the benefit event, Ringo’s Big Birthday Show The hour-long event is hosted by Ringo Starr and fellow music legend Joe Walsh, who welcome friends and fans from across the world as … Continue reading IMPACT! will air an hour later this Tuesday

Tessa Blanchard IMPACT

IMPACT fires Tessa Blanchard, strips her of world title

IMPACT announced that they have terminated their contract with Tessa Blanchard and stripped her of the Impact World Championship. This news comes as a shock because Blanchard was scheduled to defend her title at Slammiversary. However, it appears her relationship with the company has soured over the last few weeks. Mike Johnson of PWInsider broke the news on Thursday night after Blanchard failed to send … Continue reading IMPACT fires Tessa Blanchard, strips her of world title

Slammiversary

Knockouts title match announced for Slammiversary 2020

After weeks of tension, it’s official. Deonna Purrazzo will challenge Jordynne Grace for the Knockouts Championship at Slammiversary 2020. Purrazzo made her first appearance on IMPACT! two weeks ago after she signed with the company in May. She immediately made a drastic impression as she attacked the reigning Knockouts Champion, Jordynne Grace. On the following episode, she attacked her again, making it clear she plans … Continue reading Knockouts title match announced for Slammiversary 2020

IMPACT MVStv

IMPACT renews partnership with MVStv

IMPACT announced that it renewed its successful broadcast partnership with Mexico City-based MVS Comunicaciones MVStv. According to their official press release, the company has had a long-standing relationship with MVStv. “IMPACT Wrestling initially debuted on MVStv in 2018, becoming a top draw for the network and netting the promotion an expanded agreement in 2019. The partnership provides 300 broadcast hours of top-quality professional wrestling content, which … Continue reading IMPACT renews partnership with MVStv

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Deonna Purrazzo makes IMPACT debut

On Tuesday’s episode of IMPACT!, Deonna Purrazzo made her debut and set her sights on the Knockouts Championship. Two weeks ago, Deonna Purrazzo revealed that she signed with IMPACT after weeks of speculation centered around where she would end up. “The Virtuosa” appeared in a vignette on the May 26 episode. Purrazzo was supposed to make her in-ring debut tonight. However, she didn’t wrestle and she … Continue reading Deonna Purrazzo makes IMPACT debut