Impact, Indies, and Insanity: June 30, 2022

Tonight on IMPACT: Chris Sabin and Frankie Kazarian have their postponed match; The Good Brothers defend against PCO and Vincent; Jordynne Grace and Savannah Evans meet in non-title action; it’s a four-way for an X Division title shot with Chris Bey, Steve Maclin, Laredo Kid, and Trey Miguel; Ace Austin battles Alex Zayne; Gisele Shaw looks to earn a tag title shot by beating Rosemary; and on the pre-show, Rich Swann faces Raj Singh in non-title action.

Meanwhile, your report on the Independents!

  • CHICAGO, IL — Freelance Wrestling is ready to open the weekend with Press Start (Tonight, 8PMCT, IWTV)!  Storm Grayson defends the big gold against Jake Something!  Huge mixed tag match with GPA and Laynie Luck against Allie Katch and EFFY!  Plus — Project MONIX, Isaias Velasquez, the Bang Bros, and more!
  • This begins the block of Game Changer Wrestling shows!
    • DETROIT, MI — We open the action with a show calling itself Dead On Arrival (Tonight, 7:30PMET, FITE)!  Alex Colon defends the Ultraviolent title against Dale Patricks!  Alex Shelley, Jordan Oliver, and Nick Wayne have a triple threat!  Slade and Hoodfoot bring the house down!  AKIRA faces Shane Mercer!
    • SAUGET, IL — Just across the river from St. Louis, it’s time to bring more pain as we’re in the Gateway to the Death (Friday, 8PMCT, FITE)!  Colon battles Cole Radrick!  Allie Katch takes on 2 Cold Scorpio!  EFFY faces Delirious!  Nick Wayne takes on Tony Deppen!  Davey Richards and Joey Janela collide!
    • EVANSVILLE, IN — From the heart of USWA’s old stomping grounds, death takes a holiday as it’s Rock’n’Roll Forever (Sunday, 5PMCT, FITE)!  John Wayne Murdoch and Reed Bentley take on the legendary Rock’n’Roll Express!  Kerry Morton faces Deppen!  Oliver takes on Calvin Tankman!  Janela battles Radrick!  Allie Katch against Nick Wayne!
    • PARTS UNKNOWN — And because it’s the Fourth, they’ll conclude with a special Backyard Wrestling show (Monday, time TBA, FITE)!  It’s a mystery show, but given what they’ve done in the past, you’re bound to find something wild and wonderful here!
  • JOLIET, IL — Freelance Underground is ready to continue the fun with Blaze of Glory (Saturday, 6PMCT, IWTV)!  Calvin Tankman defends the big gold against Shane Mercer!  The tag titles are on the line in a three-way dance!  Laynie Luck battles Sandra Moone!  Billie Starkz takes on Katalina Perez!
  • LOS ANGELES, CA — PWG are back and celebrating their 19th anniversary with NINETEEN (Sunday, 5PMPT, taped for DVD release)!  Daniel Garcia puts the big gold on the line against Konosuke Takeshita!  Brody King and Malakai Black defend the tag belts against Aussie Open!  Buddy Matthews against Mike Bailey!  Davey Richards against Jonathan Gresham!  Shane Haste is back on the scene facing Titus Alexander!  Jonah Rock takes on Kevin Blackwood!  And an honest-to-goodness WOMEN’S MATCH as well, as Masha Slamovich takes on Yuka Sakazaki!

Your independent flashback match of the week is between two people who have walked through that Forbidden Door before — Trent Barretta takes on Zack Sabre Jr.!

Bring the Insanity!