To say it is a big weekend for IMPACT Wrestling would be an understatement, as the promotion tries to elbow its' way into the big picture discussion in the current North American pro wrestling scene with a new episode of TV tonight and live specials on IMPACT+, Twitch and pay-per-view in the next three days.
UPDATE (Sun., Oct. 20th): IMPACT Wrestling Bound For Glory Results are NOW underway here at eWrestling! CLICK HERE!
IMPACT Wrestling returns on Pursuit and Twitch tonight, kicking off a three-day stretch of events that includes their regular weekly TV show, the "Prelude to Glory" live special on IMPACT+, an "All Glory" live special event streaming for free via Twitch and finally, their annual "Bound For Glory" pay-per-view event.
UPDATES on 3-day stretch for @IMPACTWRESTLING that includes #IMPACT / #ImpactWrestling TV TONIGHT on @PursuitChannel & LIVE specials on @Twitch, @fightnet, @IMPACTPlusApp & PPV w/ #PreludeToGlory, #AllGlory & #BoundForGlory~!!
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— Matt Boone (@MattBoone1984) October 18, 2019
Things kick off with two shows tonight, as the regular weekly episode of IMPACT Wrestling TV airs tonight, as does their special "Prelude to Glory" event streaming live on IMPACT+ from South Bend, Indiana.
The official preview for the "Prelude to Glory" special reads as follows:
- Prelude to Glory Tonight on IMPACT+
Tonight on IMPACT+ at 7PM ET IMPACT Wrestling gets the Bound For Glory weekend started with Prelude to Glory Presented by Wrestling Travel. It all goes down in South Bend, IN with tickets still available. Get them HERE.
Check out some of the amazing matches that will go down tonight! Don’t miss Prelude to Glory LIVE tonight at 7PM ET with a Pre-Show at 6:30 all on IMPACT+ LIVE!
The official preview for tonight's edition of IMPACT Wrestling on Pursuit and Twitch reads as follows:
Triple Bound For Glory Implications
Tonight on IMPACT Wrestling there will be triple Bound For Glory implications when Josh Alexander steps into the ring with Rhino and Rich Swann. For Rhino and Swann it is a scouting opportunity and for Alexander it is a chance to find a weakness in his opponents. Because on Sunday at Bound For Glory, each man will be joined by his partner with the World Tag Team Titles on the line LIVE on Pay Per View.
Before we get to Sunday, what is going to happen tonight? Don’t miss this triple threat match as it will lead to momentum for one team on Sunday with the World Tag Team Titles hanging in the balance.
Last Stop for Jake Crist
Jake Crist vs. Chris Bey goes down tonight and this is the last stop for Jake Crist before he gets to Bound For Glory on Sunday.
Can Jake escape the talented Chris Bey and make it to Chicago unscathed? Jake has a huge championship defense waiting him and 4 opponents who want his title!
Michael Elgin vs. Fallah Bahh
Michael Elgin vs. Fallah Bahh goes down tonight in a heavyweight collision. This match takes place just 2 days before Elgin faces Marufuji at Bound For Glory. Can Elgin make it to Chicago unscathed? Can Fallah Bahh figure out a way to defeat Unbreakable?
The Final Entrant
Who will be the final entrant in the X-Division Ladder Match at Bound For Glory? Will it be Rohit Raju vs. Sabut with the winner going to Chicago.
Tessa Blanchard, Daga and Ace Austin are in, as well as X-Division Champion Jake Crist. Then the question becomes who will climb the ladder at Bound For Glory and secure the X-Division Championship hanging high above the ring?
.@TheSamiCallihan delivers one final message before challenging @MrGMSI_BCage for the World Championship this Sunday at Bound for Glory. #BFG
What else will unfold TONIGHT on #IMPACT? pic.twitter.com/9QW7JqBYJv
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October 18, 2019
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October 18, 2019
This Friday at 10p.m. ET on @PursuitChannel & @Twitch: @Walking_Weapon vs @Rhyno313 vs @GottaGetSwann @MichaelElgin25 vs @FALLAH1 @TheJakeCrist vs @DashingChrisBey @HakimZane vs @Sabuuuu3
Plus more on the final #IMPACT before #BFG! pic.twitter.com/DT39wLdcBP
— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October 12, 2019
On Saturday night, IMPACT Wrestling presents their "All Glory" live special streaming for free via their official Twitch channel.
The show goes down from 115 Bourbon Street in Merrionette Park, Illinois and features talent from the Warrior Wrestling and Zelo Pro Wrestling independent pro wrestling promotions from the U.S. Midwest scene.
The official preview for the "All Glory" special reads as follows:
- All Glory
October 19 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
IMPACT Wrestling is teaming up with Warrior Wrestling and Zelo Pro Wrestling to bring fans a night they’re never going to forget. On the eve of Bound for Glory, IMPACT Wrestling is hosting All Glory – an event that allows fans to engage and interact with IMPACT Wrestling’s loaded roster, watch Chicago’s top local talent compete LIVE, plus more events that will be announced in the weeks leading up to this jam-packed weekend. All Glory gives you the chance to get up close and personal with IMPACT Wrestling’s stars and Knockouts in an intimate, fun, and unforgettable setting you’ll only be able to experience on Saturday, October 19 at 115 Bourbon Street in Merrionette Park. Make sure you’re at IMPACT Wrestling’s ultimate fan-driven experience… All Glory. We’ll see you there!"
Finally, the big IMPACT Wrestling weekend culminates with their biggest annual event, "Bound For Glory."
This year's Bound For Glory is scheduled to emanate from The Odeum Expo Center in Villa Park, Illinois. Featured below is the current advertised lineup heading into Sunday's big PPV event:
IMPACT WRESTLING BOUND FOR GLORY 2019* Brian Cage vs. Sami Callihan (IMPACT Wrestling Championship)
* Taya Valkyrie vs. Tenille Dashwood (IMPACT Knockouts Championship)
* The North (Josh Alexander & Ethan Page) vs. Rob Van Dam & Rhino vs. Rich Swann & Willie Mack (IMPACT Wrestling Tag-Team Championships)
* Jake Crist vs. Tessa Blanchard vs. Daga vs. Ace Austin vs. TBD (IMPACT X-Division Championship Ladder Match)
* Ken Shamrock vs. Moose
* Naomichi Marufuji vs. Michael Elgin
* The Rascalz (Dez, Trey & Wentz) vs. Dr. Wagner Jr., Taurus & Aero Star
* Call Your Shot Gauntlet Match for a shot at any IMPACT championship
Make sure to visit eWrestling.com on 10/20 for complete IMPACT Wrestling Bound For Glory 2019 Results!
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