Category - TNA

Devon leaving TNA Wrestling

Devon

Last night’s Impact main event featuring the Aces & Eights and Main Event Mafia with AJ Styles had a stipulation that whoever gets pinned has to leave TNA. The man who drew the short-end of the stick was Devon, who was pinned by Styles. “Thank you to all the fans in TNA for 8 great years,” Devon wrote on Twitter...

Knockout SoCal Val leaves TNA Wrestling

SoCal Val

Valerie Wyndham, better known to wrestling fans as SoCal Val, has departed TNA wrestling after almost eight years with the company. She announced her departure with a message on Twitter, thanking the company, the locker room, and the fans for all the wonderful years. “Really excited 2 see what’s next,” she wrote. Wyndham was one...

No Surrender themed Impact on September 12

Impact

On September 12, Impact will be themed as No Surrender, the former pay-per-view which is now just a TV special along with 8 others. This will be the third themed Impact – following Destination X and Hardcore Justice – since TNA switched to just four pay-per-views a year rather than twelve. The show will take place from the Chaifetz...

Brooke Hogan released from TNA Wrestling

Brooke Hogan

There is one less Hogan working for TNA as PWInsider.com confirmed that Brooke Hogan was released from the company earlier this week. Her release is part of their financial restructuring. Brooke joined TNA in May 2012 in an on-screen role to work with the Knockouts and was part of a big angle where she was set to marry Bully Ray but as everyone...

Bully Ray regains TNA title at Hardcore Justice Impact

Bully Ray

Bully Ray became a two-time TNA World champion yesterday after he defeated Chris Sabin in the main event of the Hardcore Justice Impact yesterday night. As Sabin was about to walk out of the cage, Mr Anderson slammed the cage door in Sabin’s face but Rampage Jackson and Tito Ortiz ran out with Jackson throwing Anderson off the ramp way. With...

Hardcore Justice edition of Impact Wrestling tomorrow on Spike

Bully Ray

Tomorrow’s episode Impact Wrestling will carry the Hardcore Justice theme, similar to what the company did last month with a Destination X-themed show. The two hour broadcast will be headlined by Chris Sabin taking on Bully Ray in a steel cage match for the TNA World title with the added stipulation that if Bully Ray loses he will never get...

Ladder match announced for next week’s Hardcore Justice Impact

Jeff Hardy

Next week’s Impact Wrestling will have the Hardcore Justice theme, taking the former pay-per-view event and basically squashing it into a 2 hour Impact episode on Spike. On Impact last night, a new match was announced for the show featuring Jeff Hardy vs AJ Styles vs Austin Aries vs Kazarian in a ladder match part of the Bound For Glory...

Hulk Hogan says that bio pic is in the works

Hulk Hogan

Hulk Hogan says a lot of crazy stuff and the latest is that he told TMZ.COM cameras that a movie about his life is in the works. When the TMZ paparazzo was quizzing Hulk about steroids in baseball and if he encountered same problems when he was wrestling, Hogan said he can’t talk to him anymore since he’s obviously not a wrestling...

Kurt Angle enters rehab to tackle alcohol problem

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle has entered rehab to tackle his alcohol addiction problem after getting arrested last week with a DWI, his fourth related alcohol/driving arrest in six years. “Today, Kurt Angle entered a rehab facility. As a cherished member of the TNA family, we support his decision and wish him strength through this difficult, important...

Kurt Angle arrested for DWI, entering rehab

Kurt Angle

TNA’s Kurt Angle was arrested for DWI again according to TMZ following the live Impact Wrestling television tapings in Decatur, Texas. Angle was busted after police received a call about someone who was driving recklessly and after he was pulled over, the police officers noted the alcohol smell and arrested him. He was released on a $2,000...

Tito Ortiz revealed as August 1 Warning mystery man

Tito Ortiz

The August 1 Warning mystery was revealed yesterday night on Impact Wrestling and it ended up being former UFC champion Tito Ortiz. Just 24 hours before, Ortiz made a surprise appearance at the Bellator show on Spike TV where it was announced that he would be facing another TNA part-timer – Rampage Jackson – in November on...

TNA signs new big television deal in India

TNA

SONY SIX, India’s premier sports entertainment channel has acquired broadcasting rights to TNA Wrestling’s full catalog of programming and will air more than 500 hours of wrestling content across key Asian markets. The channel will now air Impact Wrestling, Xplosion, Greatest Matches and Unfinished Business, along with the four...

The Great Muta meets Jeff Jarrett at TNA offices

Jeff Jarrett

Japanese wrestling legend The Great Muta met with Jeff Jarrett at the TNA offices in Nashville, Tennessee, earlier today in a business-related encounter. The TNA website says that Muta – who know heads up the WRESTLE-1 promotion in his homeland – was in the States to discuss a potential agreement with TNA, most likely something...

Second mystery man August 1 video released

TNA

A second video hyping up the August 1 mystery wrestler was uploaded by TNA Wrestling on their website and YouTube account. “August 1 is coming. I am not signed to Impact Wrestling but you will see me this Thursday,” the man in the shadows says. He also adds that he is not Dave Bautista, eliminating one rumor which fans made up...

TNA posts video of mystery guy coming on August 1

TNA

TNA has posted a video on its website about a mystery guy who’s coming to TNA on August 1 during the live Impact tapings in Wichita Falls, Texas. The video shows a silhouette of a male with the voice distorted talking about an August 1 warning, which TNA is trying to push on its social media with the #August1Warning hashtag. The man in the...

Dixie Carter talks recent changes in TNA in message to fans

Dixie Carter

TNA President Dixie Carter wrote a message to fans which was posted on the ImpactWrestling.com website to address the recent events and changes within the company. “In the 11+ years that I have been with TNA, I am still amazed by the passion of pro wrestling fans. That passion – both positive and negative – is remarkable and something...

Sorensen talks about Dixie Carter’s broken promises

Jesse Sorensen

Former TNA Superstar Jesse Sorensen enlisted the help of fundraising website gofundme.com to try and raise $600 so he can enter a bodybuilding competition that he had to drop out from after he was released from his TNA contract. In less than 24 hours, 13 people contributed $630 at time of this writing, beating the goal by $30 already. In his...

TNA releases Jesse Sorensen from his contract

Jesse Sorensen

TNA has released 24 year old Jesse Sorensen from his contract, 16 months after he broke his neck in a match working for TNA. “I have officially been released by @IMPACTWRESTLING. Would like to say thank you to my supportive family, friends & fans,” Sorensen tweeted earlier today. Sorensen suffered a C-1 vertebrae fracture with...

Vote for the next BFG Series matches to air on IMPACT

Bound For Glory

TNA is letting its fans choose the next Bound For Glory Series matches which will air on the August 1 and August 8 editions of IMPACT Wrestling. The fan vote will run through Monday, July 29, on ImpactWrestling.com with three card choices consisting of six possible matches each. Those two particular IMPACT episodes will be taped from Wichita...