Mickie James struggled with the thought of retirement ahead of her big match against Jordynne Grace. Tonight, the pro wrestling veteran captured the Impact Knockouts World Championship after a hard-hitting battle.

Mickie James put her career on the line at Impact Wrestling Hard to Kill. The veteran had told Jordynne Grace she’d retire from the business should she fail to win the match for the title.

The two women main evented Hard to Kill. The closing moments of the match saw Mickie James shove Jordynne Grace shoulder-first into the ring post followed by a tornado DDT for the win.



@MickieJames is the NEW Knockouts World Champion!

One of Mickie’s closest friends in the business, Lisa Marie Varon (fka Victoria), entered the ring to congratulate the champ on her win. The newly-crowned Knockouts Champion’s family came to the ring as well.

Earlier during the show, Masha Slamovich earned bested three other knockouts to win the number one contender’s match for the Knockouts Championship. Stay tuned to Ringside News for more.

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Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab serves as a news writer at Ringside News. He has covered pro wrestling and sports entertainment for a variety of publications, including Sportskeeda Wrestling, The Sportster, and WrestleZone. Outside of his professional duties, Manik likes to indulge in fiction, thrillers, comics, manga, and anime.

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