Category - TNA

TNA cancels two Impact tapings due to Hurricane Matthew

TNA canceled today’s and tomorrow’s Impact tapings in Orlando, Florida due to Hurricane Matthew. The Category 4 hurricane is expected to reach Florida late tonight or early tomorrow and the state is bracing for a direct hit, with the Governor warning residents to evacuate. Tapings were scheduled to go on till Saturday but due to the...

Dixie Carter acknowledges WWE interest in taking over TNA

Mike Johnson of PWInsider.com is reporting that Dixie Carter held a meeting with the TNA locker room last night before the start of the week-long Impact tapings in Orlando. Carter admitted that WWE is interested in purchasing the company when someone brought up the question but said she would “not let that happen” although she could if she...

Gail Kim inducted into the TNA Hall of Fame

Gail Kim was inducted into the TNA Hall of Fame at last night’s Bound For Glory, becoming the first female inductee. Christy Hemme, Taryn Terrell, Awesome Kong, and Dixie Carter all helped with the induction ceremony before Kim came out to accept the honor. The 16-year veteran thanked a whole bunch of people including Pat Kenney, Dutch Mantell...

Bound For Glory 2016 pay-per-view results

Here are the results from last night’s Bound For Glory pay-per-view which took place from the Impact Zone at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. DJ Z defeated Trevor Lee to retain the X Division title; Eli Drake won the 10-men Bound For Gold gauntlet match to win a title shot for any title he chooses any time he wants; Moose defeated Mike...

TNA’s financial problems remain despite last minute save

TNA’s tumultuous week wraps up tonight with the Bound For Glory pay-per-view, a pay-per-view which came very, very close of not happening due to lack of funds. A mystery third-party investor injected enough money in TNA’s accounts to keep Bound For Glory alive along with a week-long of television tapings in Orlando that will take the company...

Bound For Glory 2016 live on pay-per-view tonight

Live tonight from the Impact Zone at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida, TNA presents Bound For Glory on pay-per-view. The full card is as follows: Lashley vs Ethan Carter III in a no holds barred match for the TNA title; Decay vs Jeff Hardy and Matt Hardy in The Great War match for the TNA Tag Team titles; Aron Rex vs Eddie Edwards for the...

Participants for the Bound For Gold gauntlet match

The 10 men who will be participating at tonight’s Bound For Gold gauntlet match have all been finally announced. These are Robbie E, Tyrus, Baron Dax, Jessie Godderz, Mahabali Shera, Grado, Braxton Sutter, Rockstar Spud, Eli Drake, and Basile Baraka. The winner of this gauntlet match will be able to choose any title match at any time they want...

Dixie Carter not commenting on “speculations”

TNA Chairman and Chief Strategy Officer Dixie Carter refused to comment online regarding all the rumors of an imminent sale of TNA, saying on Twitter that she doesn’t make it a habit to reply to speculations. Carter holds all the power in the sale as a majority shareholder, with Billy Corgan and production company Aroluxe serving as minority...

Drew Galloway off the Bound For Glory PPV due to injury

As if things weren’t already complicated for TNA, former champion Drew Galloway will not be part of the show due to an injury. Galloway was supposed to take on Aron Rex in the final of the TNA Grand championship tournament however doctors did not clear Galloway to compete. “I’m upset. Clearly. This sucks. I love nothing more than wrestling...

Unknown investor saves TNA’s week, Bound For Glory is a go

An unknown third party investor has come in to save the week for TNA Wrestling as the New York Post is reporting that the company has secured enough cash yesterday to go ahead with Bound For Glory and a week-full of television tapings. The Post said that TNA spent much of the week negotiating between WWE and Billy Corgan for cash to proceed with...

Billy Corgan denies Vince McMahon has bid for TNA

TNA President Billy Corgan was on ESPN Radio today to discuss the current situation that TNA is in and the rumors that Vince McMahon wants to buy the company. When asked how he can compete with Vince McMahon if he wants to buy TNA, Corgan was honest and said, “We don’t and I think that’s the simplest part of the equation! If Vince McMahon...

WWE reportedly offers “very little” for TNA video library

Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer is reporting that WWE offered “very little” to purchase TNA’s video library and is believed that the company wants no-compete clauses for a period with the owners if a sale is to go through. A no-compete clause would not allow any of the owners to re-enter the wrestling business with the money they...

Matt and Jeff Hardy free agents come February 2017

In an interview with Sports Illustrated, TNA’s hottest properties, Matt and Jeff Hardy, have said that the two will be free agents come February. What happens then remains yet to be seen. “All the WWE stuff really depends on what happens between now and February with TNA,” Jeff said. He added that he sees nothing wrong staying with TNA as...

Billy Corgan talks TNA crisis and Bound For Glory problems

During an appearance on the Busted Open radio show today on SiriusXM, TNA President Billy Corgan said that while he has the money to make sure Bound For Glory takes place, he doesn’t want to do it if in a few months down the line they will be in the same situation. From the way he was speaking, while not outright saying it, he was suggesting...

What will a potential TNA sale to WWE mean?

A potential TNA sale to WWE would send shockwaves again, maybe not as much as when WWE bought WCW back in 2001, but regardless, it would be major news for the industry. TNA’s biggest asset is certainly their video library, with over 10 years worth of footage. With the WWE Network running at full speed, adding a few thousand of more hours to the...

TNA on the brink of collapsing

This week could be a very interesting one for TNA and the world of professional wrestling as there are strong rumors that TNA is on the brink with the clock ticking down and fast. Carter’s majority ownership could be well over before Bound For Glory occurs this weekend and if it doesn’t, there could be some serious problems going forward...

Impact rating for 09/22/2016

Impact increased on last week’s audience, getting 377,000 viewers this week, up 10,000 viewers from last week. It was the most watched Impact since the July 5 episode. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

TNA Grand title final to be held at Bound For Glory

The TNA Grand championship final will be held at the Bound For Glory pay-per-view, which will be held at Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida on October 2. The final will be contested between former TNA champion Drew Galloway and new arrival Aron Rex, the man formerly known as Damien Sandow in the WWE. The Grand title will be replacing the King...