Updated: Jul 26
Before we get into the historic Slammiversary, let us return to last week’s episode of #IMPACTonAXSTV.
Deonna Purrazzo defeats Jody Threat
Ahead of her match at Slammiversary, Deonna Purrazzo is set to prove why she is one of the greatest Knockouts ever. In an open challenge match, Purrazzo defends the IMPACT! Knockouts World Championship against Jody Threat. In a hard-hitting match, Threat displays her will to win and gives Purrazzo the fight of her life.
Ultimately, Purrazzo retains, showing Threat respect following their match. However, Gisele Shaw and Savannah Evans do not have time for the sportsmanship. With the help of Jai Vidal, they attack both Purrazzo and Threat. Shortly after, JesSICKa, Courtney Rush, Taylor Wilde, KiLynn King, Masha Slamovich, and Killer Kelly make their way to the ring.
Lastly, Trinity comes to the ring and clears house! In the end, Purrazzo and Trinity stand tall together one last time before Slammiversary. In addition, Trinity goes to give Purrazzo the title, and a brawl between the two breaks out!
JesSICKa, Courtney Rush, and Jody Threat defeat Gisele Shaw, Savannah Evans, and Jai Vidal
Kicking us off, the Death Dollz look to destroy Gisele Shaw, Savannah Evans, and Jai Vidal with the help of Jody Threat. Nevertheless, Threat may be the missing piece for the Death Dollz have needed along.
In the end, they get the win and leave Shaw, Evans, and Vidal stunned!
DEATH DOLLZ! @FearHavok @Rushlemania #CountdownToSlammiversary pic.twitter.com/9E5HhvlgPw — IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) July 15, 2023
What will be next for each of these trios? Let us know over on our Twitter @WWTalkPod.
Masha Slamovich and Killer Kelly become the new IMPACT! Knockouts World Tag Team Champions
After feuding for weeks, Masha Slamovich and Killer Kelly find themselves as one. Following their victories over the champs, Slamovich and Kelly look to take the titles away from Taylor Wilde and KiLynn King. Of course, this is not an easy task.
Since their creation, The Coven become one of the most dominating tag teams in modern-day history. Their tag team strategy continues to carry them to victory; Just not tonight.
In the end, Slamovich and Kelly prove themselves against The Coven and win their first belts in IMPACT! Wrestling.
Traci Brooks and Alisha Edwards face off!
Being true ride-or-dies, Traci Brooks and Alisha Edwards show their loyalty to their husbands and do not hold back!
.@TheTraciBrooks just put @MrsAIPAlisha in her place! #Slammiversary pic.twitter.com/6jEIRRRUBw — IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) July 16, 2023
After getting the victory, Eddie Edwards and Alisha Edwards leave a message and it looks like this feud is far from over! Check out our interview with Eddie Edwards available now.
EXCLUSIVE: @TheEddieEdwards is giving out lessons.. The hard way! @MrsAIPAlisha #Slammiversary pic.twitter.com/bqZdwkcgeN — IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) July 16, 2023
Trinity defeats Deonna Purrazzo
The match that everyone is waiting on. Trinity. Deonna Purrazzo. The Knockouts World Championship is on the line. One of the most prestigious women’s championships in the world.
As we know, Purrazzo is a three-time Knockouts World Champion, putting the company on her back for the last three years. Purrazzo has defeated the best including Jordynne Grace, Taylor Wilde, Faby Apache, and holding one of the greatest ‘champ-champ’ challenges in professional wrestling history.
On the other hand, Trinity is one of the best in the world, shocking the world by coming to IMPACT! Wrestling. In addition, Trinity has changed the entire landscape of professional wrestling as we know it today. Trinity has said time and time again, she is not stopping until that championship is around her waist and she meant it.
Making history yet again, Trinity taps out Purrazzo with her infamous Starstruck. This is the first time Purrazzo has tapped out within her IMPACT! Wrestling career. Trinity ends the reign of The Virtuosa and becomes the new IMPACT! Knockouts World Champion!
Hear what Trinity says to Gia Miller ahead of her win.
EXCLUSIVE: @MeanGiaMiller catches up with the NEW Knockouts World Champion @TheTrinity_Fatu. #Slammiversary pic.twitter.com/Unct5rNtMz — IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) July 16, 2023
Photos used in this article were taken by our EIC at WWT Driune Santana.
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