TNA Wrestling has released Awesome Kong for her role in an altercation with Reby Sky on the company’s tour of the United Kingdom. We brought you the story as Kong reportedly threw Sky’s bags out of the locker room and would not allow her to change there. Apparently it was even more physical than that, with TNA releasing this statement about her release:
Following a physical altercation in the locker room last week during IMPACT WRESTLING's UK Tour, TNA announces today the release of Awesome Kong (Kia Stevens).
"We conducted an investigation and determined releasing Awesome Kong is the appropriate action in this case," said TNA Executive Vice President of Talent Relations and Television John Gaburick. "Kong has been a great contributor to TNA and helped solidify the Knockouts as the best female division in professional wrestling. We thank her and wish her well.”
Varying accounts have circulated as to what exactly happened but Kong reportedly put her hands on Sky and left visible marks on her neck. Pat Kenney, who works as a producer in TNA, broke up the melee. Kong was immediately sent back to the United States while TNA further reviewed the incident.
Kong tweeted this:
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