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5 Ups & 6 Downs From This Week's Impact Wrestling (Jun 7)

There was a show-stealing performance between The LAX and The Rascalz.

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In 2019, it truly is spectacular that Impact Wrestling is able to receive positive feedback when the wrestling world is at an all-time high. Even though they still have their terrible moments, there's plenty to be entertained by. On a good day, the positive points outweigh the negative.

The main event from this week saw Ortiz and Santana put their World Tag Team Championships on the line against Dez and Wentz of The Rascalz, a match that looked delicious on paper and then came out the oven tasting like the most marvellous creation ever. Even with the shenanigans at the end of the match with Trey getting involved, it can't take anything away from the incredible action.

Elsewhere on the card, Moose challenged Rob Van Dam to a match at Slammiversary on 7 July, Sami Callihan and the rest of oVe continued their tirade against the Knockouts division for reasons that still haven't really been explained, a former Knockouts Champion made her return to the promotion after being gone for four years, and Kiera Hogan came out her shell a bit during her bout with Jordynne Grace. A lot went down on this episode.

With Slammiversary now just one month away, it's now or never for everyone on the roster. One match has been confirmed for that event in the case of Brian Cage vs. Michael Elgin, but there's plenty space still to be filled on that card. Let's get to it...

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