News on When Austin Aries' Impact Title Win Will Be Aired
Friday, January 12, 2018
It was previously reported that Austin Aries returned to Impact Wrestling at last Wednesday night's tapings and defeated Eli Drake for the Impact Global Title. Impact Wrestling has spoiled the title change by posting it on social media and on their website. According to PWInsider, the title change is scheduled to air on the February 1st episode of Impact Wrestling.
Below is the official announcement from Impact Wrestling and a tweet sent by Austin Aries:
Tonight in Orlando, FL the man who invented Option C, the man who always finds himself with options, the man who people have been wondering where he would show up next, former 6x X-Division Champion and former World Champion Austin Aries returned to IMPACT!!!
Not only did Aries return, but he did so in a MAJOR WAY! Austin Aries came face to face with Global Champion Eli Drake and has completely flipped IMPACT upside down. Austin Aries was able to defeat Eli Drake and is now Global Champion! It will all happen on IMPACT in the coming weeks with immediate questions about the status of now Global Champion, Austin Aries.