Impact Wrestling’s Hard To Kill PPV has become a staple of their PPV schedule and is always a special night. Tessa Blanchard made history at Hard To Kill 2020 when she won the Impact World Championship, becoming the first woman to hold a World Championship. This year, Kenny Omega made history as he fought despite being AEW World Champion!
Kenny Omega and The Good Brothers, Gallows and Anderson, reunited tonight at Impact Hard To Kill after almost five years apart. There’s no doubt that Omega and The Good Brothers vs Rich Swann, Moose, and Chris Sabin was a fantastic match, and this wasn’t the last we saw of Kenny in Impact wrestling.
Not just that, but Hard To Kill was a memorable PPV for a couple of other reasons as well. Tasha Steelz and Kiera Hogan defeated Naveah and Havok to win the vacant Impact Knockouts Tag Team Championships. Plus, we witnessed a debut that no one saw coming!
Super X-Cup winner Ace Austin was in the ring with his enforcer Madman Fulton when Impact EVP Scott D’Amore came out and put him in an impromptu match. Matt Cardona fka Zack Ryder came out, making a shocking Impact Wrestling debut!
He didn’t just make his debut, but also won his match against Ace Austin. With his former tag team partner Curt Hawkins aka Brian Myers also in Impact, we wonder if the two will team up or continue their singles careers. Either way, it’s great to see Cardona in Impact as it would benefit both the parties immensely.
Kenny Omega and The Good Brothers put on a barnburner against Impact World Champion Rich Swann, Chris Sabin, and Moose. All carnage broke loose in the match. There were a lot of exciting moments, including one where Moose hit Omega with a Spanish Fly off the top rope!
For a moment, it looked like Swann and his team would get the victory after he hit Omega with a Doomsday Device with help from Moose, but the AEW World Champion kicked out! Swann followed with a Poison Rana and a 450 Splash, but Kenny still kicked out!
Swann couldn’t believe that Omega had absorbed his best offense and was still conscious. He claimed the top rope again and went for a Phoenix Splash, but Omega moved. Swann landed on his feet, but The Good Brothers quickly came in and hit him with a Magic Killer. However, Moose came in for the save!
Kenny Omega took out Moose after two V-Triggers, and Gallows pulled him to the outside. Omega then hit Swann, who was regrouping by the ropes, with a V-Trigger and followed it up with a One Winged Angel to pick the W.
The match 100% delivered and the way things went for Impact Wrestling, working with AEW is best for business. It would give them the exposure they desperately need!