Category - TNA

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 with three card choices consisting of six possible matches each. Those two particular IMPACT episodes will be taped from Wichita...

Big mess at TNA’s non-televised show in Missouri


The TNA non-televised live event in Cape Girardeu, Missouri, yesterday turned into a big mess as some of the wrestlers – including the newly crowned TNA champ Chris Sabin – were not allowed to wrestle as they did not possess the proper license to perform in the state. The announcement was made at the start of the show and as expected...

Chris Sabin wins TNA title at Destination X IMPACT

Chris Sabin

A new TNA champion was crowned yesterday on IMPACT as Chris Sabin defeated Bully Ray to win the big one just weeks after he vacated the X Division title for a shot at Bully Ray. With Aces & Eights and Main Event Mafia surrounding the ring, a brawl was inevitable and both groups unloaded onto each other after Mr. Anderson slid a hammer to Bully...

IMPACT transforms into Destination X tonight on Spike TV

Bully Ray

Tonight’s episode of IMPACT Wrestling will be a Destination X show, with the event moving from pay-per-view to free television after TNA restructured their pay-per-view business earlier this year. The show is being taped from the Broadbent Arena in Louisville, Kentucky. The main event will be the reigning TNA champion Bully Ray defending his...

D’Lo Brown released from TNA Wrestling


D’Lo Brown is the latest to be given the pink slip by TNA Wrestling as the released continued. “It is true that my employment with TNA has come to an end. I consider myself fortunate to have worked so closely with some of the best up and coming talent in the business. I also had the privilege to work closely with some of the greatest...

TNA releases Tara and A&E member DOC


TNA has released Tara and Aces & Eights member Doc yesterday afternoon. Doc’s contract expired and was not renewed while Tara was let go. “Impact Wrestling has released Tara. We thank Tara for all her contributions and wish her the best of success in the future,” a tweet from TNA’s official Twitter account read. Tara...

Rampage Jackson revealed as the last member of Main Event Mafia

Rampage Jackson

Former UFC champ Rampage Jackson was revealed as the fifth and final member of the Main Event Mafia group on last night’s IMPACT. The version 2 of the group now consists of Sting, Kurt Angle, Samoa Joe, Magnus, and Jackson. With Bully Ray bullying Chris Sabin in the ring with Hogan also present, Sting, Angle, Joe, and Magnus interrupted the...

TNA announces new TV deal in Portugal


TNA Wrestling has announced that it has signed a new television deal to bring IMPACT in Portugal to one of the biggest sports stations in the country, SPORT TV. “SPORT TV wishes to integrate in its programming the most important and prestigious international competitions to reinforce the quality that our subscribers are looking for,”...

Matt Morgan released from TNA Wrestling

Matt Morgan

TNA has released Matt Morgan from his contract after the former tag team title holder requested to leave the company. Morgan signed with TNA back in 2007 after a three year stint with WWE. In June 2012, Morgan left TNA after he worked only non-televised live events in his final month with the company. The “Blueprint” hinted at a WWE... launches TNA slot machine

TNA has teamed up with TNA Wrestling to launch the first ever TNA online slot machine featuring TNA Superstars and Knockouts including Sting, Kurt Angle, Velvet Sky, and others. SkyVegas is the online gaming portal of BSkyB, the British satellite broadcaster which owns the rights for all WWE shows and is the parent company of Challenge...

Taz signs new TNA deal


TNA announcer Taz announced on his Twitter today that he has signed a new contract with TNA Wrestling, ending the speculation about a possible move to WWE. “I’m very proud to announce that I’ve re-signed w/TNA Wrestling! ! #Lovemyhome,” Taz wrote on Twitter. Last week the former ECW champ posted a message which was then...

TNA fires four as more releases could be on the way


As of this writing, TNA has released four of its contracted Superstars due to cost-cutting measures according to the Wrestling Observer. The four pink-slipped are Crimson, Christian York, Joey Ryan, and Taylor Hendrix. More releases could be coming as TNA starts offloading personnel as the company tries to save money.

Total Sports Asia to deliver TNA television in South East Asia


Total Sports Asia has inked a three year deal with TNA to air TNA programming across South East Asia excluding Thailand, a deal which will increase TNA’s distribution and revenue in the region. “It is a sport that transcends religious, racial and regional boundaries to become appointment TV in every country and we are delighted to be...

Brooke Hogan gets engaged in Las Vegas

Brooke Hogan

TNA Knockout Brooke Hogan is getting married – for real this time – and got engaged in Las Vegas yesterday. Brooke posted some photos on Instagram getting proposed in Vegas with the Paris Hotel & Casino in the background. USA Today Sports reported that Brooke is getting married to Phil Costa of the Dallas Cowboys.

Austin Aries revealed as Suicide

Austin Aries

During IMPACT this week, the man behind the Suicide mask was revealed to be former TNA champion Austin Aries after a five minute segment involving Hulk Hogan and Bully Ray. The character was originally part of the TNA video game but then transitioned to a “real-life” character on TNA’s shows and portrayed by Kazarian, Christopher...

TNA taping IMPACT tonight in Las Vegas


TNA is taping their next two IMPACT shows tonight in Las Vegas, Nevada, instead of next week due to the 4th of July holiday. The tapings are being held at the Orleans Arena inside the Orleans Hotel & Casino which is located on West Tropicana Avenue. The same arena this year is the host of the Joe Weider’s Mr. Olympis competition in...

Former WWE EVP joins TNA in same role


TNA announced today the hiring of John “Big” Gaburick, as the new Executive Vice President of Television Production effective immediately. Gaburick joins TNA after he left WWE last month where he held the same position. He worked for WWE for 13 years and was highly regarded in his position. Long time WWE fans might remember him...

Taz refers to WWE coming “home” in deleted tweet


Yesterday night, the Twitter feed of TNA announcer Taz was the home of a message that sparked several rumors about a WWE return. “Couple of big wrestling shows in my “hometown” of Brooklyn! #RedHookNearBarclay,” Taz wrote, a message which was then taken down. WWE will roll into the Barclays Center for their first ever...

Sting brings back Main Event Mafia on IMPACT


TNA Hall of Famer Sting brought back the Main Event Mafia during this week’s episode of IMPACT Wrestling on Spike TV. Sting assembled the band back together to take down the Aces & Eights and the second member of the group was revealed on last night’s show and it was non other than Kurt Angle. TNA taped another TV show after the...