Anthem owner toasts Impact’s debut on AXS TV

By Jason Powell, Editor (@prowrestlingnet)

AXS TV issued the following statement from Len Asper, CEO, Anthem Sports & Entertainment, regarding Impact Wrestling’s premiere on the network.

“Today, we raise our glasses to a truly historic occasion, as IMPACT Wrestling makes its AXS TV debut with a special broadcast of our 2019 Homecoming event—airing tonight at 8pE/5pP.

So, here’s to the professional wrestlers who make IMPACT so special with every event; here’s to the media who has continued to support our efforts throughout the years; and, most importantly, here’s to you, the fans, whose incredible dedication has helped us achieve this monumental milestone with IMPACT Wrestling’s inaugural AXS TV broadcast tonight.

This is only the beginning. We’re committed to bringing you the absolute best in top-tier talent, blockbuster drama, and hard-hitting matchups that you’ve come to expect from IMPACT Wrestling. Scott D’Amore and Don Callis are with the creative team as we speak, working on the next exciting episodes, while Ed Nordholm and I are here in Toronto working to expand our business operations. I promise you, the best is yet to come!

On behalf of the executive team — Cheers!”

Powell’s POV: Impact will premiere on AXS tonight with a rebroadcast of the Homecoming pay-per-view. The actual Impact Wrestling television series will begin airing weekly on AXS TV on Tuesday, October 29.



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