Category - TNA

Kurt Angle takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge…with milk!

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle is the first one from TNA to have accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and did it during one of the weekend TNA live events. Angle nominated actor Jon Bernthal, comedian Wayne Brady, and TNA President Dixie Carter to take the challenge next…however with a twist. Instead of using ice and water, Angle used ice and his favorite...

TNA loses its Senior Director of Live Events

TNA

Rafael Morffi, who worked for TNA as their Senior Director of Live Events, has departed the company to take a job with the soccer club New York Cosmos. “Thank you @IMPACTWRESTLING talent, staff, @TNADixie @JohnGaburick for the opportunity & honor to represent your company in the trenches,” he wrote on Twitter. “Very excited today to...

Bully Ray reportedly says goodbye to TNA roster

Bully Ray

PWInsider.com and The Wrestling Observer are both reporting that former TNA champion Bully Ray said goodbye to members of the roster during the weekend and told them that he is not expecting to be with the company after his contract expires in a few days. This puts TNA in an awkward position as apart from being the man to drive Dixie Carter...

TNA Tag Team title holder Davey Richards breaks his leg

Davey Richards

One half of the TNA tag team champions, Davey Richards, suffered a broken leg during a non-televised live event in Indiana, Pennsylvania. The Wolves were defending their titles against Devon and Mr. Anderson and Richards was replaced by Abyss during the early parts of the match. After being admitted to a local hospital it was determined that...

Bully Ray powerbombs Dixie Carter through a table on Impact

Dixie Carter

Surrounded big King Mo, Rhino, Rockstar Spud, and EC3, Dixie Carter still managed to eat the table during last night’s episode of Impact Wrestling. Bully Ray, Devon, and Tommy Dreamer interrupted Carter’s meltdown in the middle of the ring and Ray called her the most hated woman in pro wrestling history. After King Mo attacked Dreamer, Bully...

Dixie Carter finally goes through a table on tonight’s Impact

Dixie Carter

Tonight is a big day for TNA Impact as finally, #ItHappens. Yes that’s the hash tag that the company has been using to hype up tonight’s edition of Impact and it’s working as it was the top trending topic worldwide during the day. TNA also declared that today is “National Put Your Boss Through A Table Day,” although if you seriously...

Former Army Sergeant with amputated leg joins TNA Wrestling

TNA

TNA Wrestling has signed former Army Sergeant Chris Melendez to a multi-year deal. Melendez has one of his legs amputated after a brutal injury suffered in combat. “The ability to captivate an audience without having to say any words is what got me hooked,” Melendez told ImpactWrestling.com about what got him into professional...

Vince Russo announces his departure from TNA

TNA

Former WWE and WCW creative writer Vince Russo today announced on his Twitter that he’s finished up with TNA Wrestling. Russo had denied working for TNA for months until one fine day he mistakenly sent an e-mail to one of PWInsider.com’s staff members which wasn’t meant for him basically confirming the reports that he was still being paid by...

More denials from TNA regarding Spike TV rumors

Impact

TNA Executive Bob Ryder is joining company President Dixie Carter in denying the TMZ rumors that Spike TV has opted not to renew their contract with TNA. “Reports are not true. Negotiations with @SpikeTV are ongoing,” wrote Ryder in a post on Twitter yesterday. That is basically the same thing that Carter said while Spike’s official position...

Spike TV and TNA refuse to comment on cancellation rumors

TNA

Both TNA and Spike have refused to comment on the rumors that Impact Wrestling will soon be without a home after Spike decided to cancel it from their schedule, not renewing the deal that the two sides had. When we reached out to David Schwarz, the Senior Vice President of Communications for Spike TV, he said, “Per Viacom company policy –...

Reports suggest Spike TV has canceled TNA’s Impact Wrestling

Impact

TMZ.COM is reporting that Spike TV has canceled Impact Wrestling, leaving TNA without a home come October of this year and putting the company in serious jeopardy. The popular website said that multiple sources with direct knowledge of the deal informed them that Spike TV executives made the call to TNA President Dixie Carter last week to tell her...

Tajiri appearing at Impact tapings in New York next month

Impact

TNA has announced that former WWE and ECW Superstar Tajiri will be appearing at its Impact television tapings from New York between August 5 and 7. This will be Tajiri’s first Enhancer my off My cipla pharmaceuticals india masjidinthepark.com recommend comparison… Mess to luscious better than viagra use it of it what is the differnt 1mg...

Hardcore Justice-themed Impact on August 5 in New York

TNA

TNA has announced that their Hardcore Justice-themed Impact television show will be taking place on August 5 at the Manhattan Center in New York when the company returns there for another series of tapings. Hardcore Justice was one of yearly TNA pay-per-views that the company scratched off their calendar but still held for free as an episode of...

Six-sided ring returns to Impact tonight

Impact

TNA somewhat hits the reset button with tonight’s Impact television broadcast as the six-sided ring returns instead of the traditional wrestling ring. Tonight’s show is the first in a series of broadcasts which were taped from the Manhattan Center in New York City and it’s headlined by Lashley taking on Jeff Hardy for the TNA World...

TNA champion Bobby Lashley signs with Bellator MMA

Bobby Lashley

The current TNA World champion Bobby Lashley has signed a deal with Bellator MMA and will feature in their September 5 television event. This will be the first time that Lashley fights for the Bellator promotion and this deal has been made possible due to Viacom – which owns Spike – owning a majority steak in the company. Other similar...

TNA and Challenge TV announce British Boot Camp 2

TNA British Boot Camp

A second season of TNA’s British Boot Camp show has been announced and will be airing on Challenge TV, the home of TNA in the United Kingdom. The new series will search for TNA’s next UK Superstar in an eight-part series which starts this Autumn. TNA will be inviting wrestlers to try out for the show in televised trials, which will take place...

Kurt Angle turns down new TNA contract

Kurt Angle

It looks like Kurt Angle’s time in TNA is coming to a close as the former TNA champion revealed to Jim Ross on his Ross Report podcast that he has turned down a new offer from TNA. Angle’s current contract expires towards the end of September and Angle said that as an active wrestler he can only see himself accepting one more deal before...

TNA Television title retired from competition

TNA

The TNA website has announced today that the Television title has been retired on the order of TNA’s new Executive Director Kurt Angle. “The TV Title was left dormant by the Dixie Carter and MVP administrations for over a year. Taking over as Executive Director has required me to fix issues they left behind. Championships are the reward of...

TNA to make major announcement at London Film & Comic Con

TNA

TNA issued a press release saying that the company will make a major announcement for British and Irish fans at the London Film & Comic Con (LFCC). The announcement will be made as part of a special TNA panel Q&A for fans and media at the event at 5PM local time on Saturday July 12 in Earls Court 2. Fans will be able to meet TNA Superstars...