Update 2:45 PM ET – Tessa Blanchard has responded to allegations, and posted the following on Twitter
I’ve never been anything but kind to u. I’ve dealt with mean girls since I started..not saying I’m a saint, hell I’ve had my ups&downs & Ive made silly decisions…Such is life. u have ZERO merit in your comments..Instead putting me down here for a little clout…you’ve got my #! https://t.co/wBxvnnUx4G
— Tessa Blanchard (@Tess_Blanchard) January 11, 2020
Black Rose aka La Rosa Negra is the wrestler who Tessa Blanchard allegedly used a racial slur against in Japan in 2017. She stated the following on Twitter.
Isla Dawn has also come forward with allegations of bullying from Tessa Blanchard.
As someone who experienced your bullying firsthand, received regular verbal abuse, was spat on, had rumours spread about me, dealt with multiple attempts by you to blacklist me from other companies, (plus more), I just pray you now follow your own advice. https://t.co/MWtmUKLOyf
— Isla Dawn (@IslaDawn) January 11, 2020
Several female wrestlers have spoken out about alleged bullying from IMPACT Wrestling star Tessa Blanchard.
Saturday morning Tessa Blanchard tweeted out a message stating, “Hey women, try supporting one another. Cool things happen.”
This caused several former co-workers to respond with allegations of bullying and racism
NWA Women’s Champion Allysin Kay responded, “Remember when you spat in a black woman’s face and called her the N-word in Japan? Was that you “supporting women“? The AUDACITY of this tweet.”
— HeelByNature.com (@HeelByNatureYT) January 11, 2020
NXT star Chelsea Green responded, “You’ve consistently put down, bullied, and belittled countless female coworkers, including me. Is that support?”
Priscilla Kelly added, “Remember publicly putting me down on twitter last year for something that didn’t involve you whatsoever, then continuing to drag my name to other people for it? Pepperidge Farm Remembers. You should probably delete this tweet.”
Current IMPACT wrestling star defended Blanchard, responded to a Allysin Kay’s tweet, “I guess you and @ImChelseaGreen are absolute angels with a clean past. The timing of these tweets from you guys shows a lot about your characters.