Steve Maclin's desire for an Impact World title match has taken some unique directions the past few months and next Friday's Hard to Kill will see another one.
Announced during Thursday's Impact on AXS, Maclin will face former champion Rich Swann in a falls count anywhere match on the Friday, January 13th pay-per-view in Atlanta, Georgia.
Swann issued the challenge Thursday after their last match ended in a countout:
Here's the full card for Hard to Kill:
- Impact World Champion Josh Alexander defends against Bully Ray in a Full Metal Mayhem match
- Impact Knockouts Champion Jordynne Grace defends against Mickie James in a title vs. career match
- Impact Tag Team Champions Motor City Machine Guns (Alex Shelley & Chris Sabin) defend against The Major Players (Matt Cardona & Brian Myers), Bullet Club (Chris Bey & Ace Austin), and Heath & Rhino in an elimination match
- Impact X-Division Champion Trey Miguel defends against Black Taurus
- Impact Digital Media Champion Joe Hendry defends against Moose
- Jonathan Gresham vs. Eddie Edwards
- Steve Maclin vs. Rich Swann falls count anywhere
- Number one contender's match: Masha Slamovich vs. Taylor Wilde vs. Deonna Purrazzo vs. Killer Kelly