Matt Striker's IMPACT Departure Confirmed, New Commentator Debuting At Tonight's Hard To Kill Revealed

A former WWE commentator will soon be calling the action for IMPACT Wrestling.

As noted, Matt Striker has parted ways with IMPACT Wrestling, leaving a spot open alongside D'Lo Brown on commentary for the weekly IMPACT On AXS TV show.

On Saturday, former WWE broadcast team member Renee Paquette announced via social media that Tom Hannifan will be his replacement.

"Huge news," wrote Paquette via Twitter. "Tom Hannifan joins IMPACT Wrestling as their newest play-by-play announcer at Hard To Kill!"

She added, "What a pick up for them! I have Tom's first interview this coming Tuesday on The Sessions!!"


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