Affect Wrestling issued the next:
IMPACT WRESTLING MOVES TO THURSDAYS
FLAGSHIP WEEKLY SHOW RETURNS TO TRADITIONAL NIGHT, STARTING APRIL eight
IMPACT World Champion Wealthy Swann, AEW World Champion Kenny Omega can be a part of huge six-man most important occasion for the primary IMPACT! ON AXS on Thursday, April eight
NASHVILLE, TENN. (March 25) * IMPACT Wrestling confirmed at this time that its weekly flagship TV present – IMPACT! – will return to its conventional Thursday evening time-slot, starting April eight. The quickest paced present in skilled wrestling will now air at 8pm ET/5pm PT each Thursday on AXS TV.
The return of IMPACT! to its conventional evening can be marked by a large most important occasion.
The inaugural IMPACT! on Thursday, April eight will characteristic the IMPACT! match debut of All Elite Wrestling (AEW) World Champion Kenny Omega, who groups with The Good Brother – Karl Anderson and Doc Gallows – in a six-man most important occasion towards reigning IMPACT World Champion Wealthy Swann, former two-time IMPACT World Champion Eddie Edwards and former X-Division Champion Willie Mack.
“IMPACT Wrestling has years of historical past airing on Thursdays, which was the evening for high-energy, action-packed matches, starring among the most high-profile stars in professional wrestling historical past,” mentioned IMPACT Govt Vice-President Scott D’Amore. “Nothing is altering from that entrance when IMPACT! jumps again to Thursday nights.”
Main into IMPACT! each Thursday evening can be Earlier than The IMPACT (BTI), an hour-long present on AXS TV, beginning at 7pm ET. Hosted by Jon Burton, Gia Miller and Josh Mathews, BTI delivers late-breaking information, unique matches, one-on-one interviews with the IMPACT Wrestling stars and extra.
“The brand new house, as soon as once more, for must-see matches is Thursday nights on AXS TV,” D’Amore added.
The wrestling world is now only one month away from the much-anticipated REBELLION(C) Pay-Per-View – that includes the groundbreaking Title vs Title most important occasion, pitting IMPACT World Champion Wealthy Swann vs. AEW World Champion Kenny Omega, set for Sunday, April 25, beginning at 8pm ET/5pm PT.
REBELLION additionally will characteristic a title protection for brand new IMPACT Tag Workforce Champions, FinJuice, the duo of David Finlay and Juice Robinson who’re presently signed to New Japan Professional Wrestling (NJPW). FinJuice will defend the titles towards The Good Brothers, Doc Gallows and Karl Anderson.
The X-Division Championship, now held by two-time title-holder Ace Austin, additionally can be on the road at REBELLION, in addition to Deonna Purrazzo’s Knockouts Championship and the Knockouts Tag Workforce Titles, presently held by Hearth ‘N Flava.
The REBELLION festivities kick off April 25 with the Revolt CELL-ebration, IMPACT’s two-hour digital fan-fest, which begins at 11am ET/8am PT, with appearances by quite a few IMPACT stars, equivalent to The Good Brothers, Deonna Purrazzo, Ace Austin and lots of others – and it is going to be taking part followers who get the possibility to ask questions of the wrestling stars.
REBELLION CELL-ebration attendees will obtain quite a few perks for taking part, such because the official PPV t-shirt, autographs and the primary 50 followers to register will obtain a singular Swag Bag of IMPACT-branded objects. To register for the Revolt CELL-ebration, go to: www.impactwrestling.com.