Category - TNA

What will a potential TNA sale to WWE mean?

A potential TNA sale to WWE would send shockwaves again, maybe not as much as when WWE bought WCW back in 2001, but regardless, it would be major news for the industry. TNA’s biggest asset is certainly their video library, with over 10 years worth of footage. With the WWE Network running at full speed, adding a few thousand of more hours to the...

TNA on the brink of collapsing

This week could be a very interesting one for TNA and the world of professional wrestling as there are strong rumors that TNA is on the brink with the clock ticking down and fast. Carter’s majority ownership could be well over before Bound For Glory occurs this weekend and if it doesn’t, there could be some serious problems going forward...

Impact rating for 09/22/2016

Impact increased on last week’s audience, getting 377,000 viewers this week, up 10,000 viewers from last week. It was the most watched Impact since the July 5 episode. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

TNA Grand title final to be held at Bound For Glory

The TNA Grand championship final will be held at the Bound For Glory pay-per-view, which will be held at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida on October 2. The final will be contested between former TNA champion Drew Galloway and new arrival Aron Rex, the man formerly known as Damien Sandow in the WWE. The Grand title will be replacing the King...

Cody unveiled during Impact, to make debut at Bound For Glory

Going just by his first name of Cody, former WWE Superstars Cody Rhodes made his TNA debut in a taped promo yesterday on Impact, announcing his arrival and his in-ring debut at the upcoming Bound For Glory pay-per-view next month. The promo was shot like a commercial with a background song similar of that from an action movie. Cody is shown...

TNA teasing a new arrival on tomorrow’s Impact

TNA is teasing a debut for tomorrow’s Impact, releasing a video which says, “His past is behind. His future is now. All roads lead to tomorrow night. He arrives.” The only shots of the mystery wrestler making his debut tomorrow in the video are of him arranging his tie and cuffs in up-close shots to conceal his identity. The rumors are that...

TNA announces the signing of Brandi Rhodes

TNA officially announced the signing of Brandi Rhodes, the artist formerly known as Eden Stiles in the WWE, and the wife of Cody Rhodes. Last week TMZ broke the news that Rhodes had actually signed a deal with the company but TNA opted to keep it under wraps until today. In a short interview with Josh Mathews to talk about her signing, Rhodes said...

NY Post values TNA “at around $40 million!”

A story by the New York Post yesterday valued TNA “at around $40 million,” a figure which couldn’t be more farther than the truth. The story revolves around Smashing Pumpkins front man and current TNA President making his bid to buy 100% of the company, although Corgan did not want to reveal the price tag put on TNA. Corgan told the NY Post...

Cody Rhodes’ wife Brandi signs deal with TNA says TMZ

TMZ.COM is reporting that Brandi Rhodes, the wife of Cody Rhodes, has signed a deal with TNA Wrestling, and it’s not for announcing, but wrestling. TNA’s Jeremy Borash reacted like he wasn’t aware of the news and wrote, “Interesting…” on Twitter when retweeting the story from TMZ. Brandi, who worked for WWE under the name Eden Stiles...

TNA Grand championship tournament participants and rules

The TNA Grand championship was unveiled during this week’s Impact by TNA President Billy Corgan, kicking off an eight-man tournament to determine the first ever champion. Participating in the tournament are Drew Galloway, Eli Drake, Aron Rex, Eddie Edwards, Jessie Godderz, Braxton Sutter, Mahabali Shera, and Trevor Lee. The first match took...

Impact rating for 09/08/2016

Yesterday’s Impact which featured the Delete or Decay match drew 337,000 viewers, down 14,000 viewers from last week’s show. Compared to the Final Deletion episode which featured the same kind of match between Jeff and Matt Hardy, yesterday’s show had 73,000 less viewers. The show went head to head with NFL on NBC which drew 24 million...

Delete or Decay? Another crazy segment on TNA Impact!

TNA followed up to the original Final Deletion with Delete or Decay yesterday on Impact, featuring Matt and Jeff Hardy taking on Abyss and Crazzy Steve with Rosemary. The “match,” or better yet, the carefully-crafted action sequence, was taped on Matt Hardy’s lot in North Carolina and just like Final Deletion, Delete or Decay featured lots...

Billy Corgan reveals he’s trying to get 100% ownership of TNA

During a Facebook Live broadcast yesterday, new TNA President Billy Corgan announced that he is currently in negotiations to purchase TNA Wrestling from the other stakeholders which include Dixie Carter and Aroluxe Productions. Noting that the process is a bit complicated, he hoped that soon he will be able to run the company completely, both when...

Lashley’s next MMA opponent set for October 21 fight

Bobby Lashley

Current TNA champion Bobby Lashley will be returning to mixed martial arts on October 21 for Bellator at an event held in Memphis, Tennessee. Lashley’s MMA record currently stands at 14-2 and he is currently on a 7-fight winning streak. His last MMA fight was against James Thompson at Bellator 145 in November 2015, a fight he won via TKO...

New X Division and Knockout champions crowned on Impact

Two new champions were crowned on last night’s episode of Impact on POP TV. The first title change came in the X Division when DJ Z defeated Trevor Lee, Andrew Everett, Mandrews, Braxton Sutter, and Rockstar Spud in an Ultimate X match. This is DJ Z’s second reign with the X Division title after winning it for the first time in July 2012. The...

Impact rating for 08/25/2016

Impact on POP on Thursday night did a pretty good 373,000 viewers, up 22,000 viewers from the previous week. This was the best number since the July 5 episode which featured the Final Deletion match between Jeff and Matt Hardy. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Impact rating for 08/18/2016

TNA Impact on POP did 355,000 viewers for last night’s show, an increase of 40,000 viewers over last week’s show. The Olympics on NBC did 21.7 million head to head with Impact. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

New TNA title introduced to replace King of the Mountain title

The King of the Mountain title is officially gone from TNA and the Grand title, a new title for a new division, has been created. The new title will be contested under MMA-type rules, with rounds and judges scoring a match if it goes to distance. To crown the new champion, there will be a tournament with 8 TNA stars who will wrestle in three...