Baseball Bat Accident Helps Impact Wrestling Draw New Viewership High, Watch the Bloody Aftermath (Video)

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As seen on this week’s edition of Impact Wrestling, the company promoted in advance that the main event match featuring Sami Callihan vs Eddie Edwards would air the full baseball accident which resulted in Edwards being rushed to the hospital.

According to ShowBuzz Daily, this week’s Impact Wrestling viewership saw a huge jump to 365,000 viewers, way up from last week’s 262,000 viewership average. This week’s Impact Wrestling viewership is the highest the show has drawn so far in 2018.

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This week’s Impact Wrestling ranked #123 in overall cable TV viewership for the night.

Impact has also released the above video, featuring the bloody aftermath from the baseball bat accident:

Warning: explicit footage. On last night’s IMPACT!, Sami Callihan brutally assaulted Eddie Edwards with a baseball bat. IMPACT cameras captured the bloody aftermath backstage as Edwards was rushed to a nearby hospital. IMPACTwrestling.com will have updates on his condition and status for Crossroads as more information becomes available.

Below are more highlight videos from this week’s episode:

It was another action-packed edition of IMPACT! on March 1, 2018, with Jimmy Jacobs & Kongo Kong continuing to terrorize Joseph Park, the return of Taya Valkyrie as she confronts Rosemary and a violent altercation between Sami Callihan and Eddie Edwards after their match! These are the top 5 must-see moments from IMPACT! Mar. 1, 2018.

In IMPACT’s main event, Eddie Edwards continued his battle with oVe as he went one-on-one with Sami Callihan. Could Edwards match the physicality and brutality of Callihan? Watch the match’s top highlights condensed into four action-packed minutes!