IMPACT Wrestling is set to kick off the new year with a bang, as legendary wrestler Mickie James will be opening the show on January 19th. The announcement was made by IMPACT Wrestling officials today, and comes as a surprise to many fans.
Mickie James has been a part of the wrestling industry for over two decades, with her career spanning multiple promotions. She has held multiple championships in WWE, TNA, and other promotions, and is widely considered to be one of the greatest female wrestlers of all time.
The full card for the January 19th show has also been revealed, and it looks to be an exciting night of action. The show will feature a number of high-profile matches, including a main event between IMPACT World Champion Rich Swann and challenger Eric Young. Other matches include a tag team match between The Rascalz and The North, a Knockouts Championship match between Deonna Purrazzo and Jordynne Grace, and a six-man tag team match between The Good Brothers and The Deaners.
IMPACT Wrestling has been on a roll in recent months, with the promotion gaining more attention than ever before. With Mickie James opening the show on January 19th, it looks like IMPACT Wrestling is set to continue its hot streak into 2021.