IMPACT on AXS notes: Knockouts World Title, Shane Haste debuts, Jonathan Gresham vs. KUSHIDA

Mickie James to defend against Gisele Shaw, Shane Haste takes on 'Speedball' Mike Bailey, Gresham versus KUSHIDA set for 3/9 and more

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It is official that on the March 9th episode of IMPACT Wrestling on AXS, Mickie James will defend her Knockouts World Championship against Gisele Shaw. The winner of that bout is moving on to ‘Sacrifice’ on March 24th to defend against Jordynne Grace

T.M.D.K. member Shane Haste debuted for IMPACT and competed against ‘Speedball’ Mike Bailey. Haste was unsuccessful in his attempt to pick up a win over Bailey. 

In addition to the Knockouts World Title match, the following bouts are being advertised for 3/9: 

  • Jonathan Gresham vs. KUSHIDA
  • Rhino (w/ Heath) vs. Sami Callihan (Deaner, Angels & Kon)

Santino Marella granted Johnny Swinger the opportunity to face anyone of his choosing from the IMPACT roster. Swinger is on a quest to get 50 wins. 

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