Category - TNA

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...

Tickets for TNA Slammiversary 2014 on sale today

Slammiversary

Tickets for the TNA Slammiversary XII pay-per-view went on sale today at utatickets.com and the College Park Center box office. Ticket prices are $12, $35, $50, %60, and $125 for ringside. Most of the arena will be blocked off and only around a quarter of it is being used for the show. Out of 33 seating sections available only 11 have been made...

Travel packages for Slammiversary XII available

Slammiversary

TNA Wrestling has unveiled the Slammiversary travel packages for their twelfth annual pay-per-view which will be held at the College Park Center at the University of Texas at Arlington on Sunday, June 15. All travel packages include premiere seating at the Slammiversary XII PPV, 3 nights hotel accommodations, an exclusive Welcome Reception with...

Angelina Love returns to TNA on Impact

Angelina Love

Angelina Love made her surprise return to Impact during yesterday’s episode, almost two years after she was granted her release from TNA. “It is great to be back home in TNA,” Love said, adding that since she left her life has changed and she has grown wiser. The former 5 time Knockout champion called out Velvet Sky and tried to pitch the...

New TNA Knockout Brittany makes her debut on Impact

Brittany

A new TNA Knockout made her debut on Impact last night, defeating Gail Kim in just over two minutes. Her name is Santana Garrett, a 25 year old from Florida who will be using the name Brittany in TNA. This is not her first time in a TNA ring as she previously worked under her real name with Orlando Jordan back in 2010. She also made an appearance...

Bobby Lashley returns at TNA’s Lockdown

Bobby Lashley

Former ECW champion Bobby Lashley returned to TNA Wrestling, four years after he last appeared on Impact, getting “fired” by Eric Bischoff on television. Lashley made a surprise return at the Lockdown pay-per-view yesterday to answer Ethan Carter III’s open challenge. EC3 complained that since Lashley wasn’t on the active roster, he...

Team MVP defeats Team Dixie at Lockdown pay-per-view

MVP

Here are the results from last night’s Lockdown pay-per-view which took place from the BankUnited Center at the University of Miami, in Miami, Florida. The Great Muta, Sanada, and Yasu defeated Bad Influence and Chris Sabin; Samuel Shaw defeated Mr. Anderson; Tigre Uno defeated Manik; Gunner defeated James Storm; Madison Rayne defeated Gail Kim...

Kurt Angle joins the cast of Sharknado 2

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle has joined the cast of Sharknado 2, and will be playing the role of a fire chief of the FDNY according to the Hollywood Reporter. The made-for-TV movie will be a sequel to the Syfy Summer hit, which had a massive social media following when it aired back in July and delivered 1.4 million viewers in its first airing and an additional 2.1...

Lockdown 2014 live on pay-per-view tonight

Lockdown

TNA will present Lockdown live on pay-per-view tonight live from the BankUnited Center at the University of Miami in Miami, Florida. The full card is as follows: Magnus vs Samoa Joe for the TNA World title; MVP, Jeff Hardy, and The Wolves vs Bobby Roode, Austin Aries, and The BroMans in a Lethal Lockdown match; Madison Rayne vs Gail Kim for the...