Impact Wrestling ends Tessa Blanchard’s contract

Impact Wrestling terminated Tessa Blanchard’s contract and stripped her of the Impact World Championship, according to PWInsider.

Tessa was originally going to defend the Impact World title in Slammiversary on July 18 against Eddie Edwards, Ace Austin and Trey. The match was to be their first match since COVID-19. She has been stuck in Mexico due to the pandemic and missed several empty sand TV recordings.

PWInsider He also reports that Tessa was supposed to send promos from Mexico for an Impact episode in June, but never sent them. According to reports, even attempts were made to bring him back and drop the Impact World Championship, but neither side came to an agreement.

Tessa Blanchard won the Impact World Championship in early January at the Hard to Kill PPV after defeating then-champion Sami Callihan. She became the first woman to win the title.

Below is the Impact Statement that was originally sent to PWInsider:

Impact Wrestling confirmed that her relationship with Tessa Blanchard had ended and stripped her of Impact fight World Championship.