‘IMPACT WRESTLING EMERGENCE 2021’ Recap + Review – Christian vs. Myers, Alexander vs. Something

DATE: August 20, 2021
VENUE: Skyway Studios (Nashville, TN)
COMMENTATORS: Matt Striker & D’Lo Brown
VIEWING METHOD: Impact’s Ultimate Insider YouTube Channel (On Demand)

Impact Wrestling Emergence 2021 features the first World Title defense of Christian Cage as he takes on “The Most Professional Wrestler” Brian Myers. The X-Division Championship is also on the line as Josh Alexander defends against Jake Something.

CHAMPIONS

  • IMPACT WORLD CHAMPION: Christian Cage
  • IMPACT KNOCKOUTS CHAMPION: “The Virtuosa” Deonna Purrazzo
  • IMPACT X-DIVISION CHAMPION: “The Walking Weapon” Josh Alexander
  • IMPACT WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: The Good Brothers (“Big LG” Doc Gallows & “Machine Gun” Karl Anderson)
  • IMPACT KNOCKOUTS TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: Decay (“The Demon Assassin” Rosemary & Havok)

LINEUP

  • Matt Cardona vs. Rohit Raju (***1/4)
  • Tasha Steelz, Savannah Evans, Fallah Bahh, & No Way vs. Decay (**3/4)
  • Petey Williams vs. Steve Maclin (***)
  • Taylor Wilde vs. Madison Rayne (**)
  • #1 CONTENDER’S MATCH: Sami Callihan vs. Chris Sabin vs. Moose vs. Ace Austin (***)
  • Josh Alexander [c] vs. Jake Something for the IMPACT X-DIVISION CHAMPIONSHIP (****1/4)
  • Melina & Trey Miguel vs. Deonna Purrazzo & Matthew Rehwoldt (***)
  • The Good Brothers [c] vs. Rich Swann & Willie Mack vs. Violent By Design for the IMPACT WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP (**1/4)
  • Christian Cage [c] vs. Brian Myers for the IMPACT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP (***1/4)

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‘IW AGAINST ALL ODDS 2021’ Recap + Review – Omega vs. Moose, Purrazzo vs. Rosemary, Doering vs. Kojima

DATE: June 12, 2021
VENUE: Skyway Studios (Nashville, TN) & Daily’s Place (Jacksonville, FL)
COMMENTATORS: Josh Mathews & D-Lo Brown (Skyway); Tony Schiavone, Don Callis, & Scott D’Amore (Daily’s)
VIEWING METHOD: Impact Plus (On Demand)

Moose heads into enemy territory on a mission to bring the Impact World Championship home as he challenges Kenny Omega on his home turf: Daily’s Place, the home of All Elite Wrestling. Also on the show longtime rivals Joe Doering and Satoshi Kojima collide, three other championships are on the line, and W. Morrissey looks to make an example out of former World Champion Rich Swann.

CHAMPIONS

  • IMPACT WORLD CHAMPION: Kenny Omega
  • IMPACT KNOCKOUTS CHAMPION: “The Virtuosa” Deonna Purrazzo
  • IMPACT X-DIVISION CHAMPION: “The Walking Weapon” Josh Alexander
  • IMPACT WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: Violent By Design (Deaner, Rhino, & Joe Doering)
  • IMPACT KNOCKOUTS TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: Fire ‘n Flava (Kiera Hogan & Tasha Steelz)

LINEUP

  • STREET FIGHT: Sami Callihan & Tommy Dreamer vs. The Good Brothers (*1/2)
  • Satoshi Kojima vs. Joe Doering (***)
  • #1 CONTENDER’S X-DIVISION MATCH: Ace Austin vs. Trey Miguel vs. Rohit Raju vs. Chris Bey vs. Petey Williams (**1/2)
  • Rich Swann vs. W. Morrissey (***1/4)
  • Jordynne Grace vs. Tenille Dashwood (***)
  • Fire ‘n Flava [c] vs. Kimber Lee & Susan for the IMPACT KNOCKOUTS TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP (**1/4)
  • Violent By Design [c] vs. Decay for the IMPACT WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP (**)
  • Deonna Purrazzo [c] vs. Rosemary for the IMPACT KNOCKOUTS CHAMPIONSHIP (***)
  • Kenny Omega [c] vs. Moose for the IMPACT WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP (***1/4)

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[Event Recap] ‘IW TURNING POINT 2020’ – Swann vs. Callihan, North vs. Good Brothers

DATE: November 14, 2020 VENUE: Wherever Impact Tapes Stuff in a Pandemic (Nashville?) COMMENTATORS: Josh Matthews & Madison Rayne Impact Wrestling presents Turning Point exclusively on Impact Plus (complete with spiffy new app!), as Rich Swann defends the World Championship against longtime enemy Sami Callihan. Also on the show The Good Brothers try to dethrone … Read more