• Former WWE Announcer Will Make His IMPACT Wrestling Debut Tonight
As we reported recently, Matt Striker revealed on Twitter that he’s done with IMPACT Wrestling.
Below is what he posted on Twitter:
“I am disappointed that my time with #ImpactonAXSTV is done. I REALLY enjoyed that locker room. Thanks for allowing me to tell your story. Thanks, everyone. Stay safe.”
Striker was working as a Commentator in IMPACT Wrestling, along with WWF Veteran D’Lo Brown.
Striker’s replacement is going to be former WWE Announcer Tom Phillips (Tom Hannifan), who is going to make his debut at tonight’s Hard To Kill pay-per-view.
Renee Young broke his news on Twitter by posting the following:
“Huge news!! @TomHannifan joins @IMPACTWRESTLING as their newest play by play announcer at Hard To Kill! What a pick up for them! I have Tom’s first interview this coming Tuesday on The Sessions!! @TheVolumeSports”
Tom worked for the WWE for 9 years, from 2012 to 2021.
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (January 08, 1989) – WWF Wrestling Challenge
On this day in 1989, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.
It was broadcasted from the SunDome in Tampa, Florida and featured pre-taped matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘Royal Rumble 1989’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
– Hercules vs. Barry Horowitz
– Ronnie Garvin vs. Steve Lombardi
– King Haku vs. Scrub
– The Powers of Pain vs. Omar Atlas & Bob Henry
– Hacksaw Jim Duggan vs. Scrub
– Akeem/Big Boss Man Interview
– The Bushwhackers Promo
– Rick Rude vs. Robin Idle