Booker T Says Tessa Blanchard’s World Title Win “Is The Worst Idea” In Impact Wrestling History

Tessa Blanchard made Impact Wrestling history at Hard to Kill this past Sunday by becoming the first woman to win the Impact World Championship by defeating Sami Callihan. Booker T gave his thoughts on Blanchard’s title win on The Hall of Fame with Booker T & Brad Gilmore. “Those guys look like they’re just trying to find their spot,” Booker said. “They’re still trying to… Read More Booker T Says Tessa Blanchard’s World Title Win “Is The Worst Idea” In Impact Wrestling History

Tessa Blanchard Releases Another Statement Denying Racial Slur Accusation

Impact Wrestling World champ Tessa Blanchard has released another statement in which she denies a past alleged incident of calling another wrestler the n-word. Blanchard released a statement on Thursday saying: “Over the last week I have been accused of calling a fellow wrestler a racial slur. To read this allegation has been personally upsetting. To be… Read More Tessa Blanchard Releases Another Statement Denying Racial Slur Accusation

Tessa Blanchard Issues Statement Regarding Racial Accusations

After the recent accusations that she used racist language during a confrontation, Tessa Blanchard has broken her silence on social media.

Earlier this month, Allysin Kay alleged that Tessa Blanchard had spat on a female wrestler and called her the N-word during a past altercation. The wrestler who was involved in the incident was confirmed to be La Rosa Negra, with this taking place in 2017.

Several other wrestlers also chose to step up on social media to accuse Blanchard of bullying behavior from the past as well.

Since that moment, Blanchard has stayed silent, although she did end up capturing the IMPACT World Championship at Hard To Kill. She has now released a full statement, which you can see below:

 

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STF Underground Episode 47 – AEW’s Big Week, Dusty Classic Predictions, Who Should Win The Women’s Royal Rumble?

Welcome once again to another episode of STF Underground!

In this episode, the guys discuss:

  • Tessa Blanchard, New IMPACT World Champion
  • AEW’s Big Announcements
  • This Week’s Wednesday Night War Breakdown
  • Predictions in the Semi Finals of the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic
  • AEW vs. NXT Ratings

 

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Impact Wrestling Announces The Return Of ‘Lockdown’

On Tuesday evening, Impact Wrestling announced on Twitter that Lockdown will return live on Impact Plus on Saturday, March 28, at St. Clair College in Windsor, Ontario. The last time Lockdown aired was back in January of 2016. Tickets for this event will go on sale this Friday at 8 AM EST. BREAKING: The most dangerous event of the… Read More Impact Wrestling Announces The Return Of ‘Lockdown’

Impact Wrestling Preview 1/14/20

Tonight on Impact at 8/7c on AXS TV and Twitch * Fallout from Hard to Kill * Tessa Blanchard made history at Hard To Kill by defeating Sami Callihan and becoming the first woman to hold the IMPACT World Championship. After the pay-per-view went off the air, Tessa celebrated this huge accomplishment in the middle of the ring.… Read More Impact Wrestling Preview 1/14/20