D’Lo Brown & Matt Striker named to IMPACT Wrestling commentary team

IMPACT Wrestling revealed that D'Lo Brown and Matt Striker are replacing Josh Matthews and Madison Rayne on commentary.

IMPACT Wrestling is presenting their Hard To Kill pay-per-view on January 16th and headlining the show will be AEW World Champion Kenny Omega and IMPACT Tag Team Champions Doc Gallows and Karl Anderson taking on Motor City Machine Guns (Alex Shelley & Chris Sabin) and IMPACT World Champion Rich Swann.

The show will feature the debut of the new commentary team that’ll consist of IMPACT Co-Head of Talent Relations D’Lo Brown and Matt Striker, who has done commentary for WWE, AAA and Lucha Underground. Going forward, D’Lo and Matt are going to be the commentary team for IMPACT’s weekly show on AXS.

Josh Matthews has been promoted to senior producer and signed a new multi-year contract with the company. Madison Rayne is going to address her future at Hard To Kill.

As of this writing, here’s the updated lineup for Hard To Kill:

IMPACT Knockouts Tag Team Championship Tournament Final: Kiera Hogan & Tasha Steelz vs. Havok & Nevaeh
* Kenny Omega & The Good Brothers (Karl Anderson & Doc Gallows) vs. Rich Swann & Motor City Machine Guns (Alex Shelley & Chris Sabin)
IMPACT X Division Championship — Three Way Match: Manik (c) vs. Chris Bey vs. Rohit Raju
IMPACT Knockouts Championship: Deonna Purrazzo (c) vs. Taya Valkyrie
* The Karate Man vs. Ethan Page
Barbed Wire Massacre: Eddie Edwards vs. Sami Callihan
Old School Rules Six-Man Tag Match: Tommy Dreamer, Rhino & Cousin Jake vs. Eric Young, Joe Doering and Cody Deaner
* Rosemary & Crazzy Steve vs. Tenille Dashwood & Kaleb

The IMPACT Hard To Kill post-show will be up on the POST Wrestling site and it’ll feature Davie Portman, Nate Milton and myself.

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