As originally shared on Wrestlezone by Ella Jay and last updated on 9/27/23, this week’s edition of Women’s Wrestling Wrap-Up brings a slew of exciting developments! From Jade Cargill’s much-anticipated arrival in WWE to a stellar generational Knockouts match at IMPACT 1000, let’s delve into the details of this week’s highlights.
Jade Cargill Makes Waves in WWE
Tuesday morning witnessed WWE unveiling a significant announcement— the official signing of former AEW TBS Champion Jade Cargill to a multi-year contract. This monumental acquisition has certainly set the WWE universe abuzz.
WWE CCO Paul “Triple H” Levesque welcomed the “dominant athlete,” anticipating a game-changing presence, while Grand Slam Champion Bayley shared a playful yet intriguing welcome tweet, hinting at potential future confrontations. Cargill reciprocated, acknowledging Bayley’s reputation and expressing readiness for the challenges ahead.
In a conversation with Sports Illustrated, Cargill showcased her unwavering commitment and determination to create a legacy in WWE, reflecting on her rigorous training and dedication to improvement.
IMPACT 1000 Features Generational Knockouts Clash
IMPACT Wrestling concluded its 1000th-episode celebrations with a thrilling generational Knockouts match. The bout saw a stellar ensemble of past and present Knockouts, including Trinity, Jordynne Grace, Mickie James, Gail Kim, Awesome Kong, Angelina Love, Deonna Purrazzo, Tasha Steelz, Gisele Shaw, and Savannah Evans.
The match marked the much-anticipated return of Gail Kim and Awesome Kong, who demonstrated their enduring prowess by taking on current Knockouts. The finale witnessed Awesome Kong’s triumphant victory, highlighting her unmatched strength.
Julia Hart Eyes TBS Championship
Julia Hart is set to challenge Kris Statlander for the TBS Championship at AEW WrestleDream this Sunday. AEW President Tony Khan praised Hart’s evolution and contributions, noting her potential and the impact of the Daily’s Place era on developing talent.
Upcoming Women’s Wrestling Events
- Wrestling REVOLVER: Women’s Grand Prix – October 8
- NOVA: Hollywood Hill & Suburban Thrills – October 15
- DREAMWAVE Wrestling: Uprising – December 8
Stay tuned for more captivating stories and developments in the world of women’s wrestling!