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This week’s Impact included the first in a best of five series, and a good Knockouts division triple threat. Check out the full results below:
- Vikingo def. Josh Alexander
- Rascalz vs Pagano & Murder Clown
- Moose def. Taurus
- Jordynne Grace def. Madison Rayne and Kiera Hogan
- Daga & Dr. Wagner Jr. def. Reno Scum
- Michael Elgin def. Eddie Edwards to go up 1-0 in their best-of-five series
Bella Twins Announce Pregnancy
WWE Superstars Brie & Nikki Bella had a big announcement on Wednesday: They’re both pregnant. The sisters revealed via People that they are both pregnant, and have due dates within two weeks of one another.
From birthdays to WWE titles, @Total_Bellas stars @BellaTwins Nikki and Brie Bella have shared plenty together — now, they can add being pregnant to their list. 🍼 💕
— People (@people) January 29, 2020
Brie is married to Bryan Danielson, a.k.a. Daniel Bryan. The couple already have one daughter, Birdie, born in 2017. Nikki is engaged to Artem Chigvintsev, having announced the engagement in January 2020. Congratulations to all the happy couples!
Byron Saxton Back On Raw Commentary
Get your “shut up, Saxtons” ready. Byron Saxton is the best third man reveal since Hulk Hogan in the N.W.O., and he’s back on Monday nights. According to PWInsider (h/t Fightful) Saxton will be joining Tom Phillips and Jerry Lawler on Raw. Saxton was back as the third man this past Monday, making it his first appearance on Raw since 2017.
Three New WWE Performance Center Recruits Announced
WWE announced three new recruits from India for the Performance Center. Two of them are giants, and were trained by a legendary Indian giant: Great Khali. The three recruits are:
- Gurvinder Singh, a 7’3” cricketer & actor trained by Great Khali
- Sukhwinder Grewal, a 7’2” basketball player also trained by Khali
- Laxmi Kant Rajpoot, who is experienced in javelin and taekwondo
All three have reported to the Performance Center in Orlando, Florida.
One for the Road:
Quality tweet from a quality wrestler, Keith Lee.
Often I'm asked why I smile/smirk so much. Simplest answer I can offer is that I love top level competition.
— Grizz Lee (@RealKeithLee) January 29, 2020