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Samoa Joe explains why he wasn’t at IMPACT Slammiversary 2022

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IMPACT held their 20-year Slammiversary show this past weekend, and Samoa Joe was not among the legends that would appear.

Names such as AJ Styles, Kurt Angle, Sting and even Dixie Carter appeared at the show, but the former TNA and X-Division Champion did not.

A number of fans online questioned why the ‘Samoan Submission Machine’ was not at the event like some of the other former stars.

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Samoa Joe not at IMPACT Slammiversary

Taking to Twitter, the former X-Division and heavyweight star revealed why he was not at the event celebrating the company.

‘Dearest cackling hens. I wasn’t asked, or available, and it should not mar a great milestone set by Impact. Happy Anniversary, and my best going forward to all involved.’

Check out the video below to see all of the returning stars and debuts that took place at the Slammiversary event itself over the past weekend:

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