Former TNA World Heavyweight Champion Drew Galloway has announced his departure from TNA Impact Wrestling after his contract with the company has expired. Galloway took to Twitter to confirm the news:
Thank you @IMPACTWRESTLING for these past two years & everything we achieved together. I'll miss everyone & I'll see you down that long road
— Drew Galloway (@GallowaySpeaks) February 27, 2017
PWInsider reports that the current Impact Grand Champion informed TNA of his decision yesterday (Sun. February 26, 2017) despite negotiations between the two sides to get a new deal done. TNA had not attempted to get the deal finalized until two weeks ago, and ultimately the former WWE Intercontinental Champion decided to walk away from the table. If the new deal were to have get finalized, Galloway was promised to be one of the top stars in the company.