Author - Colin Vassallo

Participants for the Bound For Gold gauntlet match

The 10 men who will be participating at tonight’s Bound For Gold gauntlet match have all been finally announced. These are Robbie E, Tyrus, Baron Dax, Jessie Godderz, Mahabali Shera, Grado, Braxton Sutter, Rockstar Spud, Eli Drake, and Basile Baraka. The winner of this gauntlet match will be able to choose any title match at any time they want...

Four more teams announced for the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic

Four more tag teams were announced for the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic which will take place during the next few weeks on NXT television and at NXT non-televised live events. The four new teams are The Authors of Pain, TM-61, Niko Bogojevic and Tucker Knight, and The Bollywood Boyz. These teams join the already-announced six from earlier this...

Dixie Carter not commenting on “speculations”

TNA Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer Dixie Carter refused to comment online regarding all the rumors of an imminent sale of TNA, saying on Twitter that she doesn’t make it a habit to reply to speculations. Carter holds all the power in the sale as a majority shareholder, with Billy Corgan and production company Aroluxe serving as minority...

Drew Galloway off the Bound For Glory PPV due to injury

As if things weren’t already complicated for TNA, former champion Drew Galloway will not be part of the show due to an injury. Galloway was supposed to take on Aron Rex in the final of the TNA Grand championship tournament however doctors did not clear Galloway to compete. “I’m upset. Clearly. This sucks. I love nothing more than wrestling...

Unknown investor saves TNA’s week, Bound For Glory is a go

An unknown third party investor has come in to save the week for TNA Wrestling as the New York Post is reporting that the company has secured enough cash yesterday to go ahead with Bound For Glory and a week-full of television tapings. The Post said that TNA spent much of the week negotiating between WWE and Billy Corgan for cash to proceed with...

The Alamodome stadium gets the 2017 Royal Rumble

WWE will be having its first non-WrestleMania stadium show in 20 years this January as the 2017 Royal Rumble will be held at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas. The Alamodome hosted the Rumble in 1997 so this will be the 20th anniversary. That particular pay-per-view was headlined by hometown boy Shawn Michaels taking on Sycho Sid for the WWE...

Jamie Noble in hospital after stabbing

Jamie Noble was stabbed twice in a trailer park a couple of days ago and is currently in hospital according to ProWrestlingSheet.com. Noble, a producer for WWE and one half of the J&J Security, got in an argument with a man after he was followed to his mobile home by a guy who accused him of cutting him off earlier. After Noble allegedly...

Porn company Brazzers takes a swipe at TNA

Brazzers, the Canadian-based pornographic production company, took a funny swipe at TNA today when a WWE parody account by the name of @WWECreativeTeam asked them to help out TNA. “TNA have less than 24 hours to pull of some sort of miracle funding for #BoundForGlory. @Brazzers, Here’s your chance,” the tweet read. The social media team of...

Almost 40 athletes in new WWE Performance Center tryout

Nearly 40 athletes, evenly split between men and women, are attending the latest WWE tryout camp inside the Performance Center in Orlando, Florida this week. There are 19 men, 19 women, and one female referee in this group, the largest number of female prospects to ever attend a WWE tryout. “The fact that this is the most women ever at a single...

The Royal Rumble returning to San Antonio again

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer is reporting that the 2017 WWE Royal Rumble will be held in San Antonio, Texas and an announcement will be made next week. 20 years ago WWE held the Royal Rumble in San Antonio as well inside the Alamodome, an event headlined by Shawn Michaels vs Sycho Sid in front of 60,477 fans. The Rumble match was won by...

Paige to undergo neck surgery

Former WWE Divas champion Paige wrote on Twitter that she will be undergoing surgery to repair her neck. Paige will be under the care of Dr. Juan Uribe, the same doctor who operated on Nikki Bella at the beginning of this year. “One of the best doctors I’ve seen,” Paige wrote about Dr. Uribe. “Gave me two great surgery options. Makes you...

6 participants in the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic revealed

The first six teams which will be taking part in the Dusty Rhodes Tag Team Classic tournament were revealed on WWE.COM. In total 16 teams will be participating in the second annual of this tournament and matches will take place during NXT television and non-televised live events. The six tag teams announced so far are Hideo Itami and Kota Ibushi...

Billy Corgan denies Vince McMahon has bid for TNA

TNA President Billy Corgan was on ESPN Radio today to discuss the current situation that TNA is in and the rumors that Vince McMahon wants to buy the company. When asked how he can compete with Vince McMahon if he wants to buy TNA, Corgan was honest and said, “We don’t and I think that’s the simplest part of the equation! If Vince McMahon...

WWE reportedly offers “very little” for TNA video library

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer is reporting that WWE offered “very little” to purchase TNA’s video library and is believed that the company wants no-compete clauses for a period with the owners if a sale is to go through. A no-compete clause would not allow any of the owners to re-enter the wrestling business with the money they...

Matt and Jeff Hardy free agents come February 2017

In an interview with Sports Illustrated, TNA’s hottest properties, Matt and Jeff Hardy, have said that the two will be free agents come February. What happens then remains yet to be seen. “All the WWE stuff really depends on what happens between now and February with TNA,” Jeff said. He added that he sees nothing wrong staying with TNA as...

Billy Corgan talks TNA crisis and Bound For Glory problems

During an appearance on the Busted Open radio show today on SiriusXM, TNA President Billy Corgan said that while he has the money to make sure Bound For Glory takes place, he doesn’t want to do it if in a few months down the line they will be in the same situation. From the way he was speaking, while not outright saying it, he was suggesting...

Smackdown rating for 09/27/2016

Smackdown did 2,340,000 viewers this week, up 48,000 viewers from last week’s show. Despite Raw getting an all-time record low, Smackdown still was not able to beat Raw’s 2,478,000 number. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Dolph Ziggler puts career on the line at No Mercy

Dolph Ziggler will get one last chance at the Intercontinental title at No Mercy and if he is unsuccessful, he will be gone from the WWE. Ziggler laid down the challenge last night on Smackdown during a passionate segment which involved a Miz homecoming crashed by the former World champion. Ziggler came out after Miz insulted Ziggler’s parents...

Tickets for Jim Ross’ RINGSIDE show in Toronto now on sale

JR will be hosting his usual RINGSIDE with Jim Ross show on Sunday, November 20 during the Survivor Series weekend in Toronto, Canada. The show will start at 2:30PM and will finish before the start time of the Survivor Series, giving fans who will be doing both shows enough time to move from one place to another. JR’s show will be at The Second...