Category - TNA

TNA issues statement on UK television situation

Shortly after Challenge TV announced that they are dropping TNA starting January 2017, TNA issued a statement and somewhat took a dig at their UK partners, saying that they know their amazing fans in the United Kingdom “do not want to wait 3-5 days” to watch the program after it airs in the US. “In today’s world, spoilers are inevitable...

UK broadcaster Challenge drops TNA effective January 2017

The bad news for TNA keeps rolling in as Challenge, the British broadcaster which is the home of TNA in the United Kingdom, announced today that they are not renewing their deal with the company.     “We know that many TNA fans will be disappointed to hear this, but we wanted to let you all know that as of January 2017, Challenge...

Billy Corgan gives first public comments following court ruling

In his first public comments since Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle shot down his request for a restraining order against TNA, Billy Corgan said that he’s “in no way disappointed” in the ruling, but grateful that the judge considered the case. “It’s important to note is these proceedings have brought forth facts which illuminate business...

Jason Brown from Aroluxe expected to lead TNA

The man who is expected to lead TNA going forward is Jason Brown, the Chief Executive Officer of Aroluxe. Despite the fact that Anthem Sports & Entertainment will own the majority of TNA, Brown from Aroluxe is getting the TNA CEO role on a three year deal according to documents revealed in court last week. Aroluxe is the company in charge of...

Billy Corgan loses temporary restraining order case against TNA

The Tennessean investigative reporter Nate Rau reported just minutes ago that TNA President Billy Corgan lost his temporary restraining order case against TNA as Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle sided with TNA. “Judge strikes down Corgan’s request for a temporary restraining order; Big win for Dixie and TNA,” he wrote on Twitter. Corgan was...

Total Nonstop Deletion filming at the Hardy compound postponed

Filming for the Total Nonstop Deletion segment that will be part of an Impact episode in December has been postponed and is likely to be taped sometime next month. The filming will take place in Cameron, North Carolina on the Matt Hardy compound, the same location where The Final Deletion and Delete or Decay were filmed. TND will feature the Tag...

Court ruling in TNA lawsuit to be announced on October 31

Nashville Chancellor Ellen Hobbs Lyle announced at the end of today’s TNA temporary injunction hearing that she would make a ruling on Monday, October 31. The hearing today, which started at 1PM EST, lasted around 3 hours 30 minutes with attorneys for Billy Corgan and then TNA pleading their case. Corgan’s attorney Scott Sims started first...

Billy Corgan accuses TNA and partners in trying to defraud him

Things between TNA and Billy Corgan are getting uglier by the minute and it looks like the partnership between the two is in its final stages. Corgan is accusing Dixie Carter and her other business partners of colluding behind his back to sign an agreement that will see Dixie Carter sell the company to Anthem Sports & Entertainment, who would...

Remaining documents in Corgan’s TNA lawsuit unsealed

The remaining documents of the lawsuit between Billy Corgan and TNA were unsealed yesterday, shedding more light over what happened between the two parties. The documents were obtained by Ryan Satin of ProWrestlingSheet.com. The documents revealed that Billy Corgan twice saved TNA from being taken over by Aroluxe, the production company which TNA...

BankDirect Capital Finance files lawsuit against TNA

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that BankDirect Capital Finance filed a lawsuit against TNA on September 29, asking for the company to return the $207,612.29 that it owes them. The lawsuit was filed in the Circuit Court in Cook County, Illinois. The case dates back to November 30, 2015 when TNA and BankDirect Capital Finance entered into an...

Bobby Lashley defeats Josh Appelt at Bellator 162

Bobby Lashley

Bobby Lashley co-main evented last night’s Bellator 162 and defeated Josh Appelt, moving to an eight-fight winning streak. Lashley tapped out Appelt after he locked in a rear-naked choke in the second round, remaining undefeated in his Bellator career. The former TNA champion has an MMA record of 15-2. After the fight was over, Lashley didn’t...

Corgan/TNA lawsuit documents unsealed

Freelance reporter David Bixenspan got his hands on the unsealed court documents in the Billy Corgan lawsuit against TNA which were published yesterday night. The restraining order is what we initially thought it would be about, preventing TNA from continuing to either sell parts of the company or the whole company to anyone. It also prevents TNA...