*Please note that this article contains spoilers from the most recent tapings of IMPACT Wrestling*
On Saturday, IMPACT had its most recent tapings for the Hard to Kill fallout. The Hard to Kill pay-per-view took place on Friday night and we witnesses Mickie James become a five-time Knockouts World Champion by defeating Jordynne Grace in the main event. Grace had held the title for just over 200 days. This was a Title vs. Career match where if James lost she would have had to retire.
The spoilers from the tapings are below courtesy of PWInsider –
- Mickie James opens the show celebrating her win. She is interrupted by Bully Ray, who tells her to leave. Mickie badmouths Bully and tells him to leave, even holding the ropes for him. He warns her one last time. Tasha Steelz and Savannah Evans come out. Tasha says Mickie still can’t beat her. They attack her and Bully goes to grab a table. Frankie Kazarian and Jordynne Grace come to make the save. Santino Marella and Ernest “The Cat” Miller come out. They make a six man tag.
- Mickie James, Kazarian and Jordynne Grace defeated Bully Ray, Tasha Steelz and Savannah. Kazarian hit Bully once and he left the ringside area. Masha Slamovich came out after with a photo. They went face to face.
- Deonna Purrazzo defeated Ashley D’Amboise
- Killer Kelly defeated Taylor Wilde by submission.
- Death Dollz (Taya and Jessicka) defeated Giselle Shaw and Tara. Giselle disrespected Tara leading to Tara turning on her. This led to the finish.
This was former Knockout Tara’s first match since her appearance in the WWE Royal Rumble in 2021. Her retirement match was against Jordynne Grace in 2019 at a Warrior Wrestling event.
Tara appeared at Hard to Kill to support Mickie James in the Title vs. Career match.