Impact Wrestling champ Deonna Purrazzo is still working for the organization without having signed an official contract.
At this past Saturday’s Impact Wrestling ‘Slammiversary’ pay-per-view event, Deonna Purrazzo defeated Jordynne Grace to become the new Knockouts Champion.
Despite Purrazzo’s immediate success with Impact Wrestling, she has yet to sign an official contract with the organization. According to Fightful Select, the 26-year-old is working for the company via a pay-per appearance basis. there is no word at this time on if the two parties are in discussions over a written contract.
Purrazzo is coming from a stint with the WWE in which she performed on their NXT brand. She was released from her contract on April 15, along with 8 other producers and 18 main roster wrestlers. The reason for the release was because of budget cuts due to the global pandemic.
Impact Wrestling airs their weekly shows every Tuesday from 8pm ET on AXS TV.