Impact Wrestling held a set of television tapings at Cicero Stadium in Chicago, IL, on April 29, 203 featuring a lineup of thrilling matches and news developments for the upcoming Impact Under Siege event. The event was taped for airing on the May 18 and May 25 episodes of Impact.
The tapings began with Deaner & Kon (with Angels) defeating Zicky Dice & Johnny Swinger in a tag team match. The following match saw Sami Callihan beat Shogun, and Trey Miguel emerged victorious over Laredo Kid, setting up an X-Division Title bout between Trey and Chris Sabin at Impact Under Siege.
The tapings also included Jason Hotch (with Brian Myers & John Skylar) defeating Ace Austin (with Chris Bey), Trinity defeating Kilynn King (with Taylor Wilde), and Jody Threat defeating Sierra.
The team of Alex Shelley, Jonathan Gresham, and Yuya Uemera defeated Moose, Eddie Edwards, and Frankie Kazarian in a six-man tag team match.
Sheldon Jean & Kenny King defeated Black Taurus & Crazzy Steve, and Chris Bey (with Ace Austin) defeated John Skylar (with Jason Hotch & Brian Myers).
The women’s division saw Taylor Wilde (with Kilynn King) defeating Jessika, while Jordynne Grace secured a win over Alisha Edwards. Deonna Purrazzo also successfully defended her Impact Knockouts Championship title by defeating Killer Kelly.
The tapings featured some surprising moments, with Steve Maclin claiming that his scheduled match against PCO at Impact Under Siege would not happen because PCO had been “killed.” However, it was later revealed that PCO was in the building, and he made an impressive appearance by cleaning house after the lights went out.
Nick Aldis was on commentary, setting up a match against Kenny King at Impact Under Siege.
In the main event, Steve Maclin defended his Impact World Championship title against Rhino. Maclin beat down Rhino with a chair and shovel, leaving him beaten and taken out on a stretcher.
The event set the stage for even more excitement to come at Impact Wrestling’s upcoming events. What match are fans most excited for at Impact Under Siege, based on the results of the recent television tapings in Chicago? Leave a comment.