Category - TNA

Davey Richards leaves GFW to continue medical school

Former 5-time TNA World Tag Team title holder Davey Richards announced on Twitter that he asked for and got his release from Global Force Wrestling to concentrate on becoming a doctor. “I have nothing but good memories and great things to say about my time there,” Richards wrote. “Truth is, I love wrestling. But my goal is to be a doctor,”...

After Impact starts tonight immediately following Impact on POP

Following the cancellation of WWE’s Talking Smack on the WWE Network, GFW took advantage of the uproar from the online community and decided to create a similar show. Titled After Impact, the show will air every Thursday night at 10PM EST on ImpactWrestling.com with hosts Josh Mathews and Tyrus. “Realize #PostShows are trending, but this has...

Johnny Mundo to make GFW debut in August

During a conference call with the press yesterday, GFW’s Jeremy Borash announced that Johnny Mundo, the Lucha Underground star formerly known as John Morrison in WWE, will be making his GFW debut at the upcoming non-televised live events in the Northeast. Mundo will be working the three dates – August 4 in Long Island, August 5 in Staten...

Rey Mysterio in negotiations with GFW

Dave Scherer of PWInsider.com is reporting that Rey Mysterio is currently in negotiations with Global Force Wrestling and has an offer to start with the company should he accept it. Mysterio was photographed on Monday with both WWE and GFW stars as talent from both companies met up for some drinks following Raw in Nashville. Mysterio was...

Taiji Ishimori returning to GFW for Destination-X themed Impact

Global Force Wrestling announced today that it is expanding its talent exchange with Tokyo-based Pro Wrestling NOAH. Taiji Ishimori, the three-time and reigning Global Honored Crown (GHC) Junior Heavyweight Champion from Pro Wrestling NOAH, returns to Impact Wrestling on Thursday, August 17, to participate in Destination-X, live on Pop TV...

Impact rating for 07/13/2017

Impact on POP last night drew 374,000 viewers, up 29,000 viewers from last week’s show and the best number of 2017 so far. It’s also the most-watched Impact broadcast since the September 22, 2016 episode. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Gail Kim to retire from wrestling in December 2017

Former Knockouts champion Gail Kim announced during last night’s Impact that she will be retiring from in-ring competition at the end of this year, hanging up her boots after a 17-year career. “I’ve had 17 AMAZING years in pro wrestling and unfortunately it’s something that can’t last forever. I’m grateful for all the ups...

Alberto El Patron suspended by Global Force Wrestling

Global Force Wrestling today announced that it has suspended their champion Alberto El Patron following the airport incident with his fiancee Paige. “Global Force Wrestling has indefinitely suspended Alberto El Patron, effective immediately, until the investigation is resolved following a recent incident in Orlando, Florida,” a statement read...

Impact tapings wrap up in Orlando, next ones set for August

Impact wrapped up a set of television tapings this week in Orlando, Florida at the Impact Zone in Universal Studios, tapings that will take the company through mid August. Work started on July 2 with Slammiversary and then tapings continued till July 6. The next set of television tapings will start on Thursday, August 17 and run through Sunday...

Impact rating for 07/06/2017

The post-Slammiversary XV Impact episode on POP did 345,000 viewers, an increase of 77,000 viewers from last week’s episode. It’s the most-watched Impact episode of 2017 so far and the most-watched since November 3, 2016. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

GFW’s Amped television shows to air as a 4-part pay-per-view

Since now GFW and Impact Wrestling are one thing, it was just a matter of time before the televised events, titled Amped, that Global Force Wrestling taped last year would see the light of day. It was announced today that Amped Anthology will air as a 4-part tournament style One Night Only pay-per-view series starting on August 11th. In ‘Part...

Paige sits ringside at Slammiversary wearing a lucha mask

WWE Superstar Paige was ringside at the Slammiversary pay-per-view last night in Orlando, Florida to watch her fiancee Alberto El Patron unify the GFW and Impact World titles. The former NXT and Divas champion was wearing a Dos Caras blue lucha mask as she sat ringside however the pale skin and the reserved seat with her name gave it all away. A...