Retro Wrestling Comes Alive as IMPACT Wrestling Presents “Throwback Throwdown”

Jump aboard the time machine as IMPACT Wrestling goes back in time for the inaugural Throwback Throwdown edition of IMPACT!, set to air on Tuesday, November 26, on AXS TV, starting at 8 PM ETIMPACT Wrestling travels back to the early 1980s as the Superstars and Knockouts take centre stage at Toronto’s Don Kolov Arena to pay homage to the Golden Age of professional wrestling on this special presentation of IMPACT PROVINCIAL WRESTLING FEDERATION.

This one-night-only edition of IMPACT! showcases the IMPACT Wrestling stars as you’ve never seen them. The entertaining, fun-filled IMPACT! features the International Commonwealth Television Championship on the line in a Loser Leaves Town match, plus a Blindfold match and a special Bodyslam Challenge.  This is pure ‘80s, pure entertainment!

“I’m sure Throwback Throwdown will be talked about for quite some time and perhaps become an annual Thanksgiving week tradition,” said IMPACT Wrestling executive vice-president Scott D’Amore.

Scheduled Matches:

  • International Commonwealth Television Title – Loser Leaves Town Match: Champion Julian Cumberbun (Ethan Page) vs. Downtown Daddy Brown (Willie Mack)
  • Blindfold Match: The suplex sultan Gama Singh vs. the rough ‘n’ tumble Cowboy Colt McCoy (Eddie Edwards)
  • Bodyslam Challenge: Anyone who can bodyslam the wildman Kongo Kong will claim $3,000. Featuring the King of the Great White North Muscles McGee (Brian Cage) and golden boy Mr. Atlantis
  • 8-Person Battle: The hard-charging women of The Rough Riders – Georgia Cobb (Jordynne Grace), Ladybird Johnston (Havok), Mildred Moore (Alexia Nicole) & Blanche Ardmore (Tessa Blanchard) vs. a squad featuring the mighty Ontario oak Tim Burr (Josh Alexander), the man who puts the ‘physical’ in Physical Education Jim Nasium (Dez), the architect of pain Bill Ding (Trey) & race car superstar Ray Strack (Wentz).

Other scheduled matches:

  • Gutter punk grappler Rip Rayzer (Ace Austin) vs. pizza boy pugilist Rapid Delivery Pete (Rich Swann)
  • Heavyweight heartthrobs The Hard Workers – Oats (Cody Deaner) & Hall (Cousin Jake) vs. the monsters of mayhem Xcessive Force – Pummel (D’Lo Brown) & Plunder (Fallah Bahh)
  • IPWF knockout Jazzy Fitbody (Madison Rayne) vs. the siren of suds Agnes Beerheart
  • The electrifying debut of the hot newcomer Johnny Swinger

Special Interview Segment

  • The Cock Pit with Captain Joystick (Joey Ryan), accompanied by Miss Mile High (Kiera Hogan).
  • Featuring special guest: DJ 2Large (Moose)

For more information about Throwback Throwdown on AXS TV, visit www.impactwrestling.com.
Impact! airs in the UK on Wednesday at 9 PM GMT on Fight Network UK and on Friday nights on 5Star.

All pics and videos courtesy of Impact Wrestling and AXS TV

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