Archive - 03/03/2017

DISH Network to air WrestleMania 33 on traditional pay-per-view

DISH Network will be carrying WrestleMania 33 on traditional pay-per-view this year, the first WrestleMania they are showing since WrestleMania XXX. The company passed on the opportunity to show WrestleMania 31 and 32 on pay-per-view but WrestleMania 33 will be available to DISH subscribers in HD for $59.99. DISH was the first company to dump WWE...

TNA name “deleted” starting from next week

With a new regime comes a new name…well, sort of! Starting from next week’s Impact, TNA will no longer be TNA as the initials and the Total Nonstop Action name will be dead and buried. Going forward, the company will solely go by the name of Impact Wrestling and the new folks running the show made sure everybody knows that during the tapings...

TNA Knockout Jade departs as well

TNA Knockout Jade, real name Stephanie Bell, has also left TNA, becoming the sixth star to depart the company in a span of a few days. The 27-year-old joined TNA in 2013 but joined full time two years later as part of The Dollhouse. She transitioned to singles competition last year, winning the TNA Knockouts title in a three-way match defeating...

Alberto El Patron makes his Impact Wrestling debut

Alberto El Patron, the former WWE champion known as Alberto Del Rio, made his Impact Wrestling debut last night during the television tapings. Ed Nordholm of Anthem Sports & Entertainment, and the man who is overseeing the new era of the company, tweeted a photo of El Patron and Jeff Jarrett in the middle of the ring during the day, so his...