New World Champion crowned in IMPACT.
On Tuesday's premiere of IMPACT on AXS, Sami Callihan captured the IMPACT World Championship by defeating Brian Cage in a steel cage match. Callihan finished Cage off with three piledrivers and then a super piledriver from the middle rope.
.@MrGMSI_BCage is a bloody mess at the hands (and bat) of @TheSamiCallihan. #IMPACTonAXSTV pic.twitter.com/pUk5QP8l38— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October 30, 2019
Three straight Piledrivers but @MrGMSI_BCage STILL kicks out. #IMPACTonAXSTV @TheSamiCallihan pic.twitter.com/etYoOkS3Q6— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October 30, 2019
.@TheSamiCallihan IS THE NEW IMPACT WORLD CHAMPION!— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October 30, 2019
A PILEDRIVER OFF THE ROPES PUTS @MrGMSI_BCage AWAY! #IMPACTonAXSTV pic.twitter.com/E6cBs0G7ek
This marks the first reign as IMPACT World Champion for Callihan. However, his celebration was short-lived as he was greeted by his former foe Tessa Blanchard. Callihan and Blanchard headlined IMPACT Slammiversary in July with Callihan picking up the victory.
.@Tess_Blanchard and @TheSamiCallihan NOSE TO NOSE! #IMPACTonAXSTV pic.twitter.com/kjx7xvZvcj— IMPACT (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October 30, 2019
If you missed anything from Tuesday's episode of IMPACT, check out Fightful's full report on the show.