Category - TNA

TNA Knockouts title match announced for Bound For Glory 2015

Awesome Kong

The third match on the card for the Bound For Glory pay-per-view was announced by TNA on the ImpactWrestling.com website. The match is for the TNA Knockouts title and features champion Gail Kim taking on Awesome Kong. The other two matches announced so far are EC3 vs Drew Galloway for the TNA World title with Jeff Hardy as the special guest...

German broadcaster suspends TNA programming after October 15

Impact Wrestling

German TV station DMAX, which shows TNA Wrestling in Germany and Austria, announced that it will no longer carry TNA shows after October 15. The station is owned by Discovery Communications, the parent company of Destination America. The October 15 edition will be the September 30 episode that will air on Destination America as DMAX airs TNA on a...

Panda Energy acquires 100% stake in TNA Wrestling

TNA

It is being reported by PWInsider.com that Jeff Jarrett no longer owns a minority stake in TNA Wrestling and his return to the company and the exposure that Global Force Wrestling is getting on TNA television came at a price – his stake in TNA. Despite leaving TNA a couple of years ago, Jarrett still held a minority ownership in the company...

Earl Hebner to be inducted in the TNA Hall of Fame

Earl Hebner

TNA Wrestling has announced that veteran referee Earl Hebner will be inducted into the TNA Hall of Fame during the Bound For Glory weekend on Saturday, October 3. Smashing Pumpkins front man and TNA Senior Producer, Billy Corgan, will induct Hebner, with TNA Ring Announcer and Hebner’s dear friend, Jeremy Borash, emceeing. The induction will...

Kurt Angle returning to the ring during the BFG weekend

Kurt Angle

TNA announced on its website that Hall of Famer and former TNA champion Kurt Angle will be returning to the ring during the Bound for Glory weekend. Angle, who has been out for two months after neck surgery to remove a benign tumor, will wrestle at the BFG Tour non-televised event in Salem, Virginia, on October 3, and then the following night at...

Kurt Angle announces he is not re-signing a new deal with TNA

Kurt Angle

During an appearance on Mark Madden’s radio show on 105.9 The X, TNA Hall of Famer and former champion Kurt Angle announced that he will not be signing a new TNA deal once his current contract expires in January 2016. Angle said that he will be taking a break from professional wrestling and will not seek employment with WWE. Angle acknowledged...

Bram bailed out of jail

Bram

Thomas Latimer, the man better known as Bram in TNA, was released from jail yesterday after he posted the $6,000 bail, $5,000 of which where for his domestic battery charge and $1,000 for the false imprisonment charge. The 29 year old was arrested by Gulfport police on August 30 at 8:30AM after he locked his girlfriend in the bedroom and held her...

Bram’s mug shot released by Gulfport police

Bram

The current girlfriend of Bram, real name Thomas Latimer, was the one who made the 911 call to report the domestic disturbance which led to the arrest of the TNA star who has since been suspended indefinitely from the company. According to the police report, the couple had an argument on Sunday night and on Monday morning the woman, believed to be...

TNA’s Bram, husband of WWE Diva Charlotte, arrested

Bram

TNA’s Bram, real name Thomas Latimer, has been suspended indefinitely after he was arrested and charged with two felony counts of domestic battery and false imprisonment in Gulfport, Florida. “The charges against Thomas Latimer are serious, and he is immediately and indefinitely suspended from any future TNA-sanctioned events awaiting the...

TNA announces 7 new tour dates

TNA

TNA announced 7 new tour dates in September and October, with 4 events titled The Road to Bound For Glory tour and the other 3 titled Hardcore Halloween tour. The Road to BFG tour includes stops on September 18 in Morgantown, West Virginia, at the Morgantown Event Center, on September 19 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, at the Rostraver Ice Garden...

The Global Force Wrestling invasion on Impact starts tonight

Global Force Wrestling

The TNA vs GFW invasion angle starts on tonight’s Impact Wrestling and TNA is now shying away from promoting it on their website and social media properties. Jeff Jarrett is the new law around TNA after Bully Ray left the company almost immediately and the King of the Mountain champion is brining his Global Force Wrestling roster with him. Three...

Ethan Carter III gets same-sex kiss on the lips during indy event

Ethan Carter 3

TNA champion Ethan Carter III performed in front of a few dozen fans over the weekend at an Ace Anarchy independent show and ended up leaving the ring with a kiss from another male wrestler. After winning his match against Ricky Reyes, Ace Anarchy’s Sonny Kiss came down to the ring and held a “twerk off” with the TNA champion. EC3 did not...

TNA Knockout Angelina Love pregnant

Angelina Love

TNA Knockout Angelina Love is six weeks pregnant after her husband, fellow TNA wrestler Davey Richards, announced it on his Facebook with a photo. Love, real name Lauren Williams, started dating Richards in January of this year and the two announced their engagement in April and got married last month. This will be the first child for both. The...

Bully Ray quits TNA a week after he returns on television

Bully Ray

Bully Ray, who just last month returned to TNA tapings and revealed as the new sheriff in town has already quit the company according to PWInsider.com. Since Ray was not under any type of contract and was paid per appearance, he was free to quit whenever he felt like it. The episode of Bully Ray being introduced as the law in TNA aired just last...

Bound For Glory 2015 to take place in Charlotte, North Carolina

Bound For Glory

TNA Wrestling announced that this year’s Bound For Glory pay-per-view will take place from the Cabarrus Arena in Charlotte, North Carolina, on October 4. Tickets for Bound for Glory go on sale next Friday, July 31, and are available through the Cabarrus Arena box office, all Ticketmaster locations, online at www.ticketmaster.com or by phone at...

TNA removing guaranteed contracts for majority of talent

TNA

PWInsider.com is reporting that TNA informed a majority of their talent roster that their guaranteed contracts will be gone and instead they will be paid on per-appearance basis. The removal of the current guaranteed income – regardless if used or not – means that talent will be making less money as TNA still paid per appearance on top...

TNA’s John Gaburick confirms MVP’s departure

John Gaburick

John Gaburick, TNA’s Executive Vice President of Creative and Talent Relations confirmed that MVP has officially left the company. “TNA Impact Wrestling and MVP have mutually agreed to part ways. We wish him the best in the future,” the small statement read. Meanwhile MVP said the year and a half he spent at TNA were fun and he will be...