Category - TNA

Impact rating for 01/12/2017

This week’s Impact Wrestling did a total of 277,000 viewers, down 13,000 viewers from last week’s broadcast. Taking out the two “best of” shows during Christmas and the Thanksgiving show, the January 12 broadcast is the lowest since April 12, 2016. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

UFC star Josh Barnett debuts for TNA

UFC fighter Josh Barnett made his TNA debut during the Impact television tapings this week, marking his first time wrestling with a U.S.-based wrestling company. Barnett last fought in the UFC on September 3 of last year against Andrei Arlovski in Germany, a fight he won via rear-naked choke. Three months later, UFC’s anti-doping agency USADA...

TNA finishes week-long Impact TV tapings tonight

TNA wraps up their first set of television tapings of the year today with one final tapings starting at 6PM inside Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. TNA crew had a busy schedule since Thursday, taping a live Impact, then a live pay-per-view on Friday, two sets of Impact tapings on Saturday and two on Sunday, interviews and backstage segments...

Gabi ‘Raquel’ Castrovinci no longer with TNA

Gabi Castrovinci, who wrestled in TNA as Raquel, revealed on Twitter yesterday that she is no longer with the company. Gabi is a former Tough Enough contestant and appeared in the sixth season of the show finishing in tenth place. After her removal from the show, she wrestled a bit on the indie circuit before she was signed to a deal with...

Anthem unveils new logo for Impact Wrestling

TNA debuted its newest logo yesterday, which includes the bird from the Anthem Sports & Entertainment logo as well as Anthem’s name. The blue bird spreads its wings from the A of Impact which has a blue and white gradient color. The word Wrestling is written in smaller font underneath and Anthem’s name appears at the bottom in white. This...

Impact rating for 01/05/2017

The first Impact of 2017 under the new regime pulled in a disappointing 290,000 viewers. While it’s up from the past two weeks which were not first-run episodes, it’s down from 329,000 that the show did in its final episode on December 15. (Ratings credit: Showbuzzdaily.com)

Jeff Jarrett returns to TNA

PWInsider.com is reporting that Jeff Jarrett has agreed to return to TNA after reaching a deal with Anthem Sports & Entertainment. Double J will be at the television tapings which kick off later today with a tape-delayed Impact. It’s not known what role Jarrett will be taking on yet, however, PWInsider adds that his friend Dutch Mantel...

The end of Dixie Carter in TNA comes after 14 years

Dixie Carter will be resigning from her position as Chairman of Impact Ventures as part of the new deal that sees Anthem Sports & Entertainment take over TNA Wrestling through the new company Anthem Wrestling Exhibitions, LLC. While Carter will have no say at all creatively or any decisions that are taken within the company, she will be...

TNA Total Access app for UK fans now available for download

With UK fans out of luck when it comes to TNA Wrestling on television, Anthem today launched the TNA Total Access app available for iOS and Android devices and it’s ready to download from iTunes, Amazon, and Google Play. The app requires the in-app purchase subscription of 4.99 GBP a month to access Impact every week which will be available...

TNA Impact Wrestling viewership overview for the year 2016

TNA Impact, now airing on POP TV, drew an average of 311,000 viewers for the year 2016, down from the 327,000 average of 2015. The show lost the majority of its audience compared to 2014 and 2013, where the average was 1.15 million and 1.26 million respectively. Jumping to different networks and different days did not help TNA much. Ever since...