Author - Colin Vassallo

Finn Balor special to air on WWE Network on July 2

Finn Balor

On Thursday, July 2, WWE Network will air a Finn Balor special in anticipation for his NXT title match against Kevin Owens in Japan on July 4. Titled Finn Balor: The Demon Revealed, the synopsis for the show reads, “An in depth look inside the life, career and future of NXT Superstar Finn Balor.” It will start at 10:30PM EST and will run for...

Dolph Ziggler says he wants to retire in WWE

Dolph Ziggler

In an interview with the Boston Herald, Dolph Ziggler said that he wants to finish his career in WWE. Ziggler recently re-signed with the WWE penning a multi-year deal following months of speculation that he was going to leave the company as he was unhappy with the way things were going for him. ”I mean, it feels like I started here, I should...

TNA Slammiversary XIII pay-per-view results

Slammiversary

Here are the results from last night’s Slammiversary pay-per-view which took place from Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. Tigre Uno defeated Manik and DJ X in a three way elimination match to retain the X Division title; Robbie E defeated Jessie Godderz; Bram defeated Matt Morgan in a street fight; Austin Aries defeated Davey Richards;...

Taryn Terrell and Awesome Kong deny reports of leaving TNA

Taryn Terrell

Awesome Kong and Taryn Terrell, the two TNA Knockouts who have been reported that they will be departing the company after tonight’s Slammiversary, are saying otherwise in separate posts on their Twitter accounts. “Contrary to rumors, @IMPACTWRESTLING and I will ring in the new year together & I’ll ‘deck the halls’ of...

Four more TNA wrestlers leaving as mass exodus continues

Austin Aries

The mass exodus from TNA Wrestling continues as James Storm, Austin Aries, Awesome Kong and Taryn Terrell are the latest individuals whose contracts have expired and are leaving TNA after tonight’s show according to a story on the Wrestling Observer. Some of them will be appearing on Impact in the weeks to come as TNA has already taped a month...

Slammiversary XIII live on pay-per-view tonight

Slammiversary

Live tonight from Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, TNA presents Slammiversary XIII on pay-per-view. The full card is as follows: Jeff Jarrett vs Matt Hardy vs Eric Young vs Drew Galloway vs Bobby Roode in a King of the Mountain match to determine the first TNA King of the Mountain champion; James Storm vs Magnus; Jessie Godderz vs Robbie E;...

Chris Jericho broadcasts Rock’s surprise live on Periscope

Chris Jericho

Chris Jericho was part of the Boston non-televised live WWE event yesterday and obviously knew what was going to happen with The Rock. The Tough Enough host started his Periscope and was broadcasting live the part where Bo Dallas was running down the audience, with the title of his live feed reading, “Gotta little surprise for u…” The...

Jeff Jarrett is the newest TNA Hall of Fame inductee

Jeff Jarrett

Jeff Jarrett was announced as the newest inductee into the TNA Hall of Fame during one of the Impact tapings held over the weekend in Orlando, Florida. Originally, AJ Styles was contacted about being this year’s inductee but he refused due to other commitments in Japan. This left TNA scrambling to find a suitable name to be inducted this...

Magnus parting ways with TNA Wrestling

Magnus

The 28 year old former TNA World Heavyweight champion Magnus is leaving TNA after opting not to sign a new contract which expires in a matter of days. Magnus, who is from England, started his TNA career in late 2008 and has been part of the company ever since, being part of the British Invasion, New Main Event Mafia, and eventually shining as a...

Dolph Ziggler signs new WWE deal

Dolph Ziggler

PWInsider.com is reporting that Dolph Ziggler has signed a new multi-year deal with WWE, keeping him there for the next couple of years. Ziggler’s contract was up in a few months and there were rumors that he was not going to pen a new deal as he was unhappy with how things are evolving. Ziggler has been part of WWE since 2004, first starting at...

Family of Doink The Clown sues WWE for brain injuries

Doink

The Dallas Morning News has a story about the family of Matt Osborne – better known as Doink The Clown – suing WWE for the brain injuries he suffered over the years. The lawsuit alleges that Osborne suffered “traumatic brain injuries” that resulted in “depression and drug abuse, which ultimately resulted in his untimely...

WWE stocks end the week on another high

WWE HQ

WWE stocks ended the week at $17.49, closing Friday 0.23% down from the day before however stocks jumped 1.08% in after hours trading, closing at $17.68. Over the past five days, WWE stocks went up from the low $16s and continued the positive trend from last week as well where they were below $15. Today’s high was $17.73, just off the $17.91...

Wrestling legend Bruno Sammartino undergoes back surgery

Bruno Sammartino

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer is reporting that WWE Hall of Famer and wrestling legend Bruno Sammartino underwent successful back surgery this past week in his hometown of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Sammartino was confined to a hospital bed for the majority of June. Dr. Joseph Maroon, who heads up the WWE medical department, led the team...

Low Ki leaves TNA Wrestling again

Kaval

TNA’s Low Ki announced via Twitter that he decided to leave TNA for the third time in his career. “I have decided to part ways with @IMPACTWRESTLING. My very best to them in their future. Thank you to all the fans who joined the adventure,” he wrote. Low Ki, real name Brandon Silvestry, returned to TNA in April 2014 after a six year absence...

King of the Mountain participants for Sunday’s PPV announced

Slammiversary

All the participants for this Sunday’s King of the Mountain Slammiversary match have been announced by TNA just three days before the pay-per-view. The five Superstars who will be wrestling in the main event are Matt Hardy, Bobby Roode, Eric Young, Drew Galloway, and the returning Jeff Jarrett. So far there are seven matches on the card and none...

The New Day surprise 92 year old fan

The New Day

13abc Action News in Ohio has a story about 92 year old WWE fan Alice Boraby who had a ticket to see Smackdown this week but health problems prevented her from attending. Her efforts did not go unnoticed and her favorite tag team, The New Day, had a surprise for her! After going to the 13abc studios to promote the event, The New Day heard about...

Jeff Jarrett explains why he’s back for one more match in TNA

Jeff Jarrett

In a video interview with ImpactWrestling.com, Jeff Jarrett explained why he returned and what it means for him to be part of Slammiversary this Sunday. “I’ve got hundreds, maybe thousands of memories of the Impact Zone,” Jarrett said, recounting some of those memories. “It’s sort of surreal,” he added, saying that the promo he cut in...