Archive - 18/08/2014

Kurt Angle takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge…with milk!

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle is the first one from TNA to have accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and did it during one of the weekend TNA live events. Angle nominated actor Jon Bernthal, comedian Wayne Brady, and TNA President Dixie Carter to take the challenge next…however with a twist. Instead of using ice and water, Angle used ice and his favorite...

TNA loses its Senior Director of Live Events

TNA

Rafael Morffi, who worked for TNA as their Senior Director of Live Events, has departed the company to take a job with the soccer club New York Cosmos. “Thank you @IMPACTWRESTLING talent, staff, @TNADixie @JohnGaburick for the opportunity & honor to represent your company in the trenches,” he wrote on Twitter. “Very excited today to...

Bully Ray reportedly says goodbye to TNA roster

Bully Ray

PWInsider.com and The Wrestling Observer are both reporting that former TNA champion Bully Ray said goodbye to members of the roster during the weekend and told them that he is not expecting to be with the company after his contract expires in a few days. This puts TNA in an awkward position as apart from being the man to drive Dixie Carter...

SummerSlam packing its bags and moving to the East Coast in 2015

SummerSlam 2015

For six straight years, WWE has held SummerSlam at the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. But that’s all going to change next year as WWE announced during the broadcast yesterday that SummerSlam 2015 is coming to New York and New Jersey. The reason WWE opted to have SummerSlam in Los Angeles for so many years was because of the Hollywood...

A lot of celebrities show up at SummerSlam

Linda McMahon

Whenever WWE hits the Los Angeles and Hollywood area, a bunch of celebrities show up to visit backstage and see the show live. SummerSlam this year was no different as actors, singers, and everything in the between came to say hello. Apart from Ronda Rousey, UFC champ Jon Jones was also at the show however he was not shown on camera and former...

SummerSlam 2014 pay-per-view results

SummerSlam

Here are the results from last night’s SummerSlam pay-per-view which took place from the STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, California. Dolph Ziggler defeated The Miz to become the new Intercontinental champion; Paige defeated AJ Lee to become the new Divas champion; Rusev defeated Jack Swagger in a flag match; Seth Rollins defeated Dean Ambrose in...

Ronda Rousey and the Four Horsewomen attend SummerSlam

rondarousey

Ronda Rousey and her posse of MMA female fighters, who collectively call themselves the Four Horsewomen, were sitting ringside at SummerSlam last night and acknowledged by WWE on camera. Stephanie McMahon also acknowledged the foursome by flashing the “four” hand sign at them before she stepped into the ring. WWE cameras then showed them on...