At tonight's Impact Wrestling television tapings in Orlando, Florida, former WWE Superstar Alberto Del Rio, who is now using his Alberto El Patron ring name, defeated Bobby Lashley to become the new World Heavyweight Champion, despite there apparently being some controversy regarding the finish of the match itself.
Below are photos of the title change via Twitter:
Scoop #55: Hebner and Stiffler fighting over who the champion is, Earl out to settle this pic.twitter.com/FKKtYKR0Dg— Jacob Cohen (@MrJacobCohen) March 3, 2017
Scoop #56: Bruce Prichard and other Impact officials out to try and figure this out pic.twitter.com/RW4Pq7QIzF— Jacob Cohen (@MrJacobCohen) March 3, 2017
Scoop #57: Alberto is leaving with the belt pic.twitter.com/Edl7gkWP78— Jacob Cohen (@MrJacobCohen) March 3, 2017
WrestlingNewsSource.com will have more updates from tonight's Impact Wrestling television tapings as soon as they become available.