Category - TNA

TNA secures Universal Studios for future Impact tapings

Impact

TNA can breathe a bit easier when it comes to the headache of where will they tape Impact shows after they come back from the United Kingdom as the company published their new events page and they will be returning to Orlando in March at Universal Studios. After the Lockdown pay-per-view in Miami on March 9, the company heads to Orlando with no...

Sting posts cryptic message after his final TNA match airs

Sting

Former TNA champion Sting lost his match against Magnus on last night’s taped episode of Impact, signaling what seems to be the end of The Icon in TNA. Sting put his TNA contract on the line against the TNA title but Magnus came out victorious, and then tore up Sting’s contract. In reality, Sting’s contract expired and it was a way to get...

Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards debut on Impact

TNA

Davey Richards and Eddie Edwards, the tag team better known as The American Wolves in Ring Of Honor, made their debut last night on Impact. The duo appeared in a backstage segment with TNA President Dixie Carter where she offered them a tryout match for next week and if she likes it, she’ll sign them to a deal. But The Wolves, as they are now...

Sting’s time in TNA may be up for good

Sting

Sting’s time with TNA Wrestling looks like it’s up as well, as the former champion and Hall of Famer is in a title vs career match for next week’s Impact television show against current TNA champion Magnus. Sting’s one year contract with the company is expiring and if you recall a few years ago he was very close to sign...

Lockdown 2014 pay-per-view to be held in Coral Gables, Florida

TNA

The TNA Lockdown pay-per-view this year will be held at the BankUnited Center on the campus of the University of Miami in Coral Gables, Florida. The announcement was made by TNA President Dixie Carter on Twitter. The show will be live on pay-per-view on March 9 with tickets going on sale to the general public on January 24. The $48 million arena...

TNA and Challenge TV sign new multi-year deal in the UK

Impact

TNA and Challenge TV in the United Kingdom today announced a new multi-year deal that will keep TNA programming for free in the region. This new agreement will see Challenge continue to air Impact every Sunday night at 9PM and Xplosion every Wednesday at 11PM, along with the Bound For Glory, Lockdown and Slammiversary pay-per-view events. The new...

No locations for March Impact tapings yet

Impact

PWInsider.com is reporting that TNA is “homeless” for Impact tapings come March as the current Universal Studios sound stage is booked for other filming. Next week’s Impact was filmed last month at Universal and the following two episodes of TNA’s flagship show will be from Huntsville, Alabama. The other Impact shows until...

TNA issues statement on the departure of Jeff Jarrett

TNA

TNA has issued an official statement on the departure of their minority owner and Vice President, Jeff Jarrett, one of the two founders of the company. “TNA Entertainment, LLC announced today that it has accepted Mr. Jeff Jarrett’s resignation from the company effective January 6th, 2014,” the statement read. TNA’s President, Dixie...

Jeff Jarrett resigns from TNA Wrestling

Jeff Jarrett

Jeff Jarrett announced on his Twitter today that he is gone from TNA effective immediately. “On December 22nd, 2013 I officially resigned from TNA Entertainment. Thanks to everyone involved for all the fantastic memories! #grateful,” Jarrett wrote in a simple tweet announcing his departure. Jarrett, along with his father Jerry, founded the...

TNA issues press release on Magnus winning World title

Magnus

TNA Wrestling issued a press release today announcing that Magnus became the first ever British wrestler to win a World Heavyweight title for a major American wrestling organization after over 100 years. “It is truly an honour and a privilege to be the new TNA World Heavyweight Champion. I’m looking forward to bringing the title belt back...

AJ Styles and TNA resume contract negotiations

AJ Styles

AJ Styles and TNA Wrestling have restarted negotiations to reach a deal which would bring Styles back to the company after he became a free agent this past Monday. Styles has already accepted several independent bookings as part of his Phenomenal One Tour, taking him all over the place in the indy scene with his first date being on December...

Chavo Guerrero gone from TNA Wrestling

Chavo Guerrero

TNA Wrestling issued a press release about the firing of Chavo Guerrero after last night’s Feast or Fired segment on Impact. The Feast or Fired match features a briefcase hanging at all four ring posts with each case containing a different title shots and a pink slip. Out of the 4 Feast or Fired matches that have been done in TNA so far, two of...

Magnus becomes the new TNA champion at Impact

Magnus

TNA’s Magnus was crowned the new World champion yesterday on Impact after defeating Jeff Hardy for the vacant title. The road to the title consisted of the British-born wrestler to defeat Samoa Joe, Kurt Angle, and then Jeff Hardy in the tournament to crown the new champion. The final match was contested in a Dixieland match at the Final...

AJ Styles out of TNA contract next week

AJ Styles

PWInsider.com is reporting that AJ Styles is leaving TNA Wrestling after his current contract, which was extended by two months, expires next week. Styles has already starting to accept indy bookings through his agent. Styles – who won the TNA title recently – has taped episodes for Impact which go in early January 2014 as TNA taped a...

Dixie Carter talks about TNA sale rumor

Dixie Carter

The Tennessean has a story on TNA President Dixie Carter which was published today on their website at tennessean.com. One of the points touched in the interview was the rumor that TNA was going to be sold, a rumor which the Carter family immediately dismissed through an internal memo issued by Dixie Carter’s mother who heads up the...

TNA signs multi-year TV deal in Japan

TNA

TNA Wrestling has signed a new multi-year deal with Nippon Television Network Corporation in Japan, enabling NTV’s channel G+ to continue to air TNA Impact every Saturday night at 10PM, as well as broadcasting TNA’s monthly PPV and One Night Only events. The deal with G+ was expiring in January 2014 after a one year deal was signed earlier...

Aces & Eights disbands after Bully Ray loses on Impact

Aces & Eights

Aces & Eights are no more thanks to Mr. Anderson, a former member of the group. The group had to disband after Anderson defeated Bully Ray on last night’s Impact with the stipulation that if Anderson loses, he has to leave TNA for good but if Ray loses, the group is no more. The stable made its debut on June 14, 2012, on an episode of...

Kurt Angle to join One Direction for their 1D Day event

Kurt Angle

Former TNA champion Kurt Angle will be joining the popular group One Direction tomorrow for their global 1D Day event. Angle will take part along with other celebrities such as Simon Cowell, Celine Dion, Piers Morgan, Robbie Williams, and others in a seven-hour live stream which will be aired by YouTube.