The latest episode of IMPACT Wrestling delivered thrilling matches, intense rivalries, and exciting developments as the road to Multiverse United 2 and Emergence continues. Here’s a breakdown of the action-packed night:
Johnny Swinger vs Sheldon Jean w/ Digital Media Champion Kenny King
The action kicked off with an intense bout between Johnny Swinger and Sheldon Jean. As Swinger prepared to challenge Kenny King for the Digital Media Title at Emergence, he had to first overcome Jean. With some outside interference from King, the match was chaotic. However, Heath made an unexpected appearance, blindsiding Jean with the Wake Up Call. Swinger capitalized on the distraction and secured the victory with a pinfall.
Deonna Purrazzo vs KiLynn King w/ Taylor Wilde
Deonna Purrazzo, looking to send a message to Knockouts World Champion Trinity, faced off against KiLynn King in a hard-fought match. The two competitors showcased their skills, with Purrazzo ultimately coming out on top. Despite King’s efforts, Purrazzo locked in the Koji Clutch, forcing King to submit.
Knockouts World Champion Killer Kelly w/ Masha Slamovich vs Jessicka w/ Courtney Rush vs Savannah Evans w/ Gisele Shaw
The momentum for the upcoming 4-way Knockouts World Tag Team Title showdown at Emergence was up for grabs in this match. Killer Kelly managed to pin Jessicka after delivering a Death Valley Driver, which also caused Jessicka to crash into Savannah Evans. The victory solidified Kelly’s position as the Knockouts World Champion.
Kevin Knight vs Moose
Following a backstage confrontation, Kevin Knight faced off against Moose in a singles match. Despite Knight’s valiant effort, Moose’s power and dominance prevailed. After a hard-fought battle, Moose secured the win by spearing Knight for the three-count.
Kon w/ Deaner vs Eric Young
A rivalry between former allies took center stage as Kon went up against Eric Young, with Deaner at ringside. Deaner’s interference played a significant role in the match, allowing Kon to maintain control for a portion of the bout. However, Young managed to turn the tide and secured victory after Deaner’s steel chair attack backfired.
Bully Ray vs Black Taurus – No Disqualifications Match
In a highly anticipated No Disqualifications match, Bully Ray faced off against Black Taurus. The match was brutal and full of intense moments, but ultimately Bully Ray managed to secure the pinfall victory after a hard-fought battle. However, the confrontation was far from over, as PCO made a dramatic appearance, confronting Bully Ray and leaving him in shock.
Rascalz (Trey Miguel & Zachary Wentz) vs Rich Swann & Sami Callihan – Number 1 Contenders Tag Team Championship Tournament Finals
The main event was a Number 1 Contenders Tag Team Championship Tournament Finals match, featuring Rascalz against Rich Swann and Sami Callihan. The match was a display of athleticism, teamwork, and determination from both teams. After a series of superkicks and high-flying maneuvers, Rascalz emerged victorious with the Hot Fire Flame move, securing the victory and earning the title shot against SUBCULTURE for the IMPACT World Tag Team Titles.
As the night came to a close, the Rascalz celebrated their victory, showcasing the intensity and excitement that IMPACT Wrestling consistently delivers to its fans.
The episode also provided important updates on upcoming events, including the co-branded mega event “Multiverse United 2” with New Japan Pro-Wrestling, as well as the upcoming Emergence event, which promises more intense matches and surprising developments.