Category - TNA

TNA celebrates 10 years of Impact on television

Impact

Yesterday it was the 10 year anniversary since the creation of the  TNA Impact television show which premiered on Fox Sports Net on June 4, 2004. “Today marks 10 YEARS since Impact premiered 6/4/04 on Fox Sports Net. We’ve come so far & I’m excited where we are going,” wrote TNA President Dixie Carter. “Thanks to every...

TNA to tape Destination X in New York City on June 26

TNA

TNA will be taping its Destination X show in New York as part of the three-day back-to-back television tapings at the Grand Ballroom inside the Manhattan Center. Destination X was previously a pay-per-view but was then moved to a special TV taping after TNA scrapped all but four pay-per-views for their yearly calendar. The show’s taping will...

Marshall and Ross Von Erich to wrestle at Slammiversary

Slammiversary

Marshall and Ross Von Erich, the sons of WWE Hall of Famer Kevin Von Erich, will be making their TNA debut at the Slammiversary pay-per-view and being Father’s Day, their dad will be accompanying his sons to the ring. “Seeing my boys enter the ring on Father’s Day will be one of the proudest moments of my life. I am looking forward to it...

The Great Muta to appear at Impact tapings on June 25

Impact

TNA announced that The Great Muta will be returning to the company and will be participating at the Impact tapings on June 25 in New York. The June 25 tapings will be the first of three in a row that the company is holding at the Manhattan Center inside The Grand Ballroom. Muta last appeared for TNA at the Lockdown pay-per-view in Miami and...

Two more depart TNA Wrestling

TNA

Two more talent from TNA Wrestling have left the company after their contracts were not renewed. These are Kazarian and Hernandez. Kazarian joined TNA in 2003 where he wrestled there till 2005 before he joined WWE for a short period prior to going back to TNA in 2006. He has remained with the company since then, also wrestling under a mask as...

Kurt Angle undergoes knee surgery

Kurt Angle

TNA Hall of Famer Kurt Angle has undergone surgery to repair his torn ACL and is facing a few months on the sidelines as he goes through the road of recovery. This is his second surgery this year and Angle was advised not to wrestle at the TNA Maximum Impact Tour of the United Kingdom, an advise which was ignored by the former champion. “4...

Chris Sabin departs TNA Wrestling

Chris Sabin

Chris Sabin today announced on his Twitter that he is gone from TNA and accepting independent bookings. “As of today I am officially a free agent,” Sabin wrote. Sabin worked for TNA for 11 years, joining the company in April 2003 and winning the X Division title just a month after his debut. He has been off television since January of this...

TNA holding last Impact tapings at Universal tonight

Impact

TNA will be taping their last Impact television show at Universal Studios in Orlando tonight and then taping a One Night Only pay-per-view tomorrow. TNA President Dixie Carter announced that immediatley following the show tonight there will be a special meet and greet at ringside. With tonight’s tapings, all Impact shows up to the Slammiversary...

Eric Young retains TNA title at Sacrifice 2014

Eric Young

Here are the results from last night’s Sacrifice pay-per-view event which took place from Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. The Wolves defeated The BroMans and DJ Z to become the new TNA Tag Team champions; Mr. Anderson defeated Samuel Shaw; Kurt Angle and Willow defeated Ethan Carter III and Rockstar Spud; Sanada defeated Tigre Uno; Gunner...

Sacrifice 2014 live on pay-per-view tonight

TNA

TNA returns on pay-per-view tonight with Sacrifice live from Universal Studios in Orland, Florida. The full card is as follows: Eric Young vs Magnus for the TNA World title; Willow and Kurt Angle vs Ethan Carter and Spud; Bully Ray vs Bobby Roode in a tables match; The BroMans vs The Wolves in a handicap match for the Tag Team titles; Angelina...

United Talent Agency signs on to represent TNA Wrestling

TNA

UTA, United Talent Agency, whose clients include celebrities such as Johnny Depp, Angelina Jolie, Harrison Ford, Channing Tatum, Bryan Cranston, and others, has signed on to represent TNA Wrestling according to Deadline.com. “UTA’s diverse range of capabilities make them an ideal partner to help TNA add tremendous visibility and value to the...

Christopher Daniels announces he’s a free agent

TNA

Christopher Daniels announced on his Twitter that he is now a free agent and no longer under contract to TNA Wrestling. Daniels was one of the longest serving TNA wrestlers, joining the company when they started in 2002 as part of the Triple X stable with Low-Ki and Elix Skipper. In 2007 he was “fired” after participating in the Feast or Fired...

TNA to start airing in Italy from May 2

TNA

TNA today announced that it will return to Italian television this Spring on sports station Nuvolari TV. Impact Wrestling will start airing every Friday at 8:30PM local time with the first episode debuting on May 2. The show will be repeated on Saturdays at 4:30PM and Sundays at 9AM and 10:30PM. The deal also includes TNA’s pay-per-view events...

TNA to tape Impact at Sands Casino and Resort in Bethlehem

Impact

TNA Wrestling will be taping episodes of Impact Wrestling in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, this coming June. TNA President Dixie Carter announced that TNA is bringing a “full house” to the Sands Casino and Resort on June 19 and 20 for television tapings. The first show on June 19 will be a live taping and then the rest of the shows that day and the...

James Storm signs new multi-year deal with TNA

James Storm

Former TNA champion James Storm has signed a new multi-year deal with TNA Wrestling. “He has been in TNA since day one. Proud to announce the signing of @Cowboy_J_Storm to a multi-year deal,” wrote John Gaburick on Twitter, TNA’s Executive Vice President of Television Production. Storm made his TNA debut in 2002, appearing on the inaugural...

Eric Young becomes the new TNA World Heavyweight champion

Eric Young

There’s a new TNA World Heavyweight champion in town after yesterday Eric Young defeated Magnus on Impact Wrestling to win his first ever World title. Young won a battle royal earlier in the show to become the new number one contender and in the main event pinned the champ after delivering a piledriver. The 34 year old has been employed by TNA...

Christy Hemme joins TNA creative team

Christy Hemme

TNA has gotten themselves a new member on its creative team in the form of former Knockout Christy Hemme. Hemme has been working for TNA Wrestling since 2006 but wrestled her last match in 2008 before moving on as a backstage interviewer and ring announcer. She joins John Gaburick, Dave Lagana, and Matt Conway on the creative team. Hemme started...