WWE Legend Released Returns to Impact Wrestling at Slammiversary 2021
Posted On July 21, 2021
A recently released WWE Legend made his return to Impact Wrestling at the Slammiversary 2021 pay-per-view event! The Slammiversary event is always a huge draw for Impact Wrestling fans, as the previous years have seen a number of huge artist debuts previously signed with other promotions like WWE, and this year did no different as the event has already seen a number of notable recent releases. of WWE are making their presence known with Impact Wrestling. Now, they’ve added a WWE Legend (according to Raw Legends Night) and a former Impact Wrestling star with Mickie James.
After the Impact Knockouts Championship match between Deonna Purazzo and new addition Thunder Rosa (which Purazzo won), Mickie James made a surprise appearance and tried to recruit her for the women’s event for NWA, NWA EmPowerrr and Purazzo declined. . With references to the infamous “trash bag” from James’ exit from WWE, James slapped Purazzo and officially marked his return to Impact Wrestling at Slammiversary 2021. Check it out:
James was just one of the familiar faces of WWE who made it to Impact Wrestling for Slammiversary after Chelsea Green and No Way Jose returned earlier in the evening, and an upcoming Aiden English tease in a future event for promotion. These names were all part of the roster cuts that had been made by WWE in the wake of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic over the past two years, and are now seeking a fresh start with Impact Wrestling.
What do you think of Mickie James’ return to Impact Wrestling? What was your favorite start to the evening? Let us know all your thoughts on that in the comments, and Impact’s full Slammiversary 2021 map and results break down as follows:
World Impact Championship: Kenny Omega vs. Sami Callihan (No DQ Match)
X Division Championship: Josh Alexander beat. Petey Williams, Trey Miguel, Ace Austin, Chris Bey and Rohit Raju (Ultimate X Match)
Impact Knockouts Championship: Deonna Purrazzo beat. Thunder pink
Impact World Team Championships: The Good Brothers def. Violent By Design, Rich Swann & Willie Mack, and No Way Jose & Fallah Bahh
Impact Knockouts Team Championships: Havok & Rosemary def. Fire & Flava
- W. Morrissey defeated Eddie Edwards
- Chris Sabin def. Foams
- Matt Cardona and Chelsea Green beat. Brian Myers and Tennille Dashwood