Category - TNA

Impact rating for 03/29/2016

Impact Wrestling

This week’s episode of Impact on POP drew 312,000 viewers, down slightly from last week’s 332,000 number. It’s still better than what the show has been doing over the past few weeks so it’s somewhat good news for TNA. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Angelina Love no longer under TNA contract

Angelina Love

Angelina Love today today noted on her Twitter that she is no longer under contract with TNA as her deal expired while she was pregnant. Love gave birth to her first child, a boy, on March 17. Her husband and father of the child is TNA’s Davey Richards. She was written off TNA television back in the beginning of September due to her pregnancy...

Ethan Carter III pulls out from UK indy shows, issues statement

Ethan Carter 3

Former TNA champion Ethan Carter III had to cancel an appearance at a Preston City Wrestling Event, prompting the promotion’s owner to unload on TNA publicly for pulling Carter. Carter was splashed all over the advertising for the show and now the same advertising is running with a giant red X on his face. Now Carter issued a statement regarding...

TNA signs 5 new talents to deals including two former NXT stars

TNA

TNA announced the signing of five new additions to the roster including two former NXT talents. The two former NXT talents are Thomas LaRuffa and Mikael Vierege who wrestled as Sylvester Lefort and Marus Louis. Both of them are French and formed the tag team The Legionnaires. Joining them in TNA will be Jessie Guilmette who is known as Pepper...

Impact rating for 03/22/2016

Impact Wrestling

This week’s Impact on POP did a total of 331,000 viewers, up 24,000 viewers from last week’s show. The March 22 episode is also now the second highest rated show of the series since Impact moved to Pop, trailing only the January 26 episode. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

TNA issues statement on the departure of Roode and Young

TNA

TNA issued an official statement on the departure of Bobby Roode and Eric Young which was published by TNA’s official website at ImpactWrestling.com. “Impact Wrestling has come to terms on the release of veteran wrestlers Bobby Roode and Eric Young (Jeremy Fritz). Bobby and Eric have been valuable members of The Impact Roster since 2004 and we...

Bobby Roode and Eric Young leave TNA Wrestling

Bobby Roode

Trouble in TNA continues as two of its former world champions – Bobby Roode and Eric Young – have departed the company with the television tapings they participated in this week being their last commitment to TNA. Roode joined TNA in May of 2004 and had one of the most successful careers in the company’s history. As one half of Beer...

Impact rating for 03/15/2016

Impact Wrestling

The live episode of Impact Wrestling on POP TV last night did 307,000 viewers, an increase of 85,000 viewers over last week’s show. This has been the best number for TNA since February 2 and the third highest rated episode since moving to POP TV. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Drew Galloway wins TNA World title during Impact

Drew Galloway

There’s a new TNA World champion in town and his name is Drew Galloway, who yesterday cashed in his Feast or Fired briefcase and defeated Matt Hardy in the final segment of Impact. Hardy had just wrestled a three way match against his brother Jeff and Ethan Carter III where both his opponents were taken out, leaving him as the last man standing...

Jeff Hardy returns on Impact tonight

Jeff Hardy

Tonight’s Impact Wrestling on Pop will feature the return of Jeff Hardy who was absent for the past several weeks due to a legal situation preventing him to travel to the United Kingdom. As it’s the case every year, Jeff Hardy is written off TNA television in January when the company travels to the United Kingdom to tape Impact shows and then...

TNA fired Mr. Anderson after failed drug test

Mr Anderson

Former TMZ reporter Ryan Satin of ProWrestlingSheet.com is reporting that Ken Anderson didn’t quit TNA but was fired after failing a drug test. The report states that Anderson taped a match against Eric Young for the January 19 edition of Impact but he looked so out of it that the match had to be edited off the show. After getting backstage, TNA...

Mr. Anderson departs TNA Wrestling

Mr Anderson

During a indy show in the United Kingdom for Insane Championship Wrestling, former TNA champ Mr. Anderson told fans that he doesn’t work for TNA anymore. “I don’t work for TNA anymore so…I agree with you,” Anderson told the fans. “F**k TNA,” he said to a major ovation from the crowd. Anderson has not been seen on TNA television for a...

Impact rating for 03/08/2016

Impact Wrestling

TNA suffered its worst rating for Impact since the show started airing with only 222,000 viewers tuning in to this week’s show. The show was built around Kurt Angle’s final match in TNA against Bobby Lashley and it was taped at the end of January in England. The 222,000 viewership number is down 36,000 viewers from last week’s...

Kurt Angle gets destroyed in final TNA match against Lashley

Kurt Angle

Impact last night featured the last match of Kurt Angle for the company, a match against Bobby Lashley which main evented the final stop of the UK Maximum Impact tour. Following three spears, Angle did the time-honored tradition and put over his opponent for his last match. After the two embraced as the fans gave them a standing ovation, Lashley...

TNA announces 5 days of TV tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando

Impact Wrestling

TNA have announced five straight days of television tapings at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, starting on March 15 with a live Impact. All five days will taped at Soundstage 20. On March 16, tapings will start at 7PM and these will be Impact Wrestling tapings. There will be two tapings on March 17, one starting at 1PM which will be a One...

Impact rating for 03/01/2016

Impact Wrestling

Impact on Pop this week did 258,000 viewers, up 48,000 from last week’s record low rating. Despite the registered increase, it’s still one of the lowest rated episodes since moving to Pop, the third lowest to be exact, beating only the debut show by 3,000 viewers. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

TNA releasing 4-disc AJ Styles DVD set

AJ Styles

TNA is releasing a 4 disc DVD on AJ Styles, capitalizing on the popularity that the former TNA champ brought back ever since he made his WWE debut at the Royal Rumble last month. Styles had a very, very successful TNA career with two TNA World Heavyweight title reigns, six X Division titles, two Legends/Global/TV titles, two Tag Team...