Category - TNA

Josh Mathews starts working for TNA

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Judging by his tweets over the past day, former WWE announcer Josh Mathews has started working for TNA Wrestling. “Tom Petty in Nashville. My boss is better than your boss. Oh yeah, I tweet again,“ tweeted Mathews, his first tweet since June 21. Mathews answered some TNA-related questions from fans and when someone mentioned that he could...

TNA takes a shot at WWE on Twitter after Night of Champions

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TNA took a shot at WWE yesterday on Twitter after the conclusion of the Night of Champions pay-per-view. “While we like the #iPhone6, @SamsungMobileUS is also great,” the tweet said. “Angry with #WWENOC? You have options too. #ImpactOnSpike Wednesdays at 9/8c” The tweet, which as you can see also used the popular #WWENOC hashtag for search...

Major upset at TNA Impact tapings, spoilers ahead

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Fans attending yesterday’s TNA Impact tapings in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, got a nice surprise as the company delivered a big surprise which will air next month on Spike. If you are not interested in spoilers, we suggest you stop reading and close this because we will definitely spoil you the surprise! The main event of one of the upcoming Impact...

Brodus Clay shows up at TNA tapings in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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There was a surprise appearance at yesterday’s TNA Impact tapings in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, and that came in the form of the man formerly known as Brodus Clay. The former WWE Superstar was released from the company in June of this year after a three year run as The Funkasaurus. He previously wrestled in the WWE as part of the fourth season of...

Dixie Carter talks TNA in-depth with Grantland.com

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TNA President Dixie Carter sat down with Grantland.com to discuss a variety of subjects concerning TNA in a revealing interview. Carter acknowledged that this year – while the company is profitable (!) – was pretty much horrible with live events and ratings down and big, influential Superstars and backstage people leaving the company...

TNA back taping Impact shows tonight in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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TNA Superstars and crew will be calling the Sands Bethlehem Event Center in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, their home for the next three days as the company begins production on several Impact tapings tonight. TNA will be doing up to six weeks of tapings over the next three days with these particular episodes airing on television in October. Taping...

Kurt Angle to make announcement on his future in two weeks

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Making an appearance on Ring Rust Radio, TNA Hall of Famer Kurt Angle announced that he would be making an announcement about his future in two weeks time. The former TNA and WWE champion said that he can’t say where he’s going as he wants to make it public when the company announces it, but he’s doing “the right thing for me and my...

Spike TV fires back at Vince Russo over TNA comments

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Vince Russo recently ripped on Spike TV for being a bad partner for TNA in an interview he did with Pro Wrestling Report. Calling them “atrocious,” Russo said that he doesn’t know why TNA would want to partner up with Spike as they know nothing about the wrestling business. He went as far as saying that TNA will never grow as a company as...

Lashley and Hardy not currently advertised for Bound For Glory

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TNA issued a press release to announce that tickets for their Bound For Glory pay-per-view will go on sale this weekend at the Korakuen Hall Box Office during the scheduled show from Wrestle-1. The company also announced the first names of TNA Superstars who would be traveling to the Land of the Rising Sun for the pay-per-view which currently...

TNA switches non-televised events to PPV and Impact tapings

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The three TNA non-televised live events advertised for September 5, 6, and 7, are now television and PPV tapings, a change that was made after it was announced yesterday that Spike TV extended TNA till the end of 2014. The September 5 event in Charlottesville, Virginia, is now listed as a One Night Only pay-per-view taping with Turning Point. This...

TNA reaches new TV deal for Sub-Saharan Africa until 2019

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TNA today announced that it has reached an agreement with SuperSport to continue broadcasting TNA shows throughout Sub-Saharan Africa until 2019. Impact airs on SuperSport every Monday at 6PM local time with the channel also airing the pay-per-views and One Night Only specials every month. The television deal covers Angola, Benin, Botswana...

Christy Hemme announces she’s pregnant

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TNA Knockout and former WWE Diva and Playboy cover girl Christy Hemme announced on her Twitter yesterday that she is five and a half months pregnant with her first child. “Having a baby has been a huge dream of mine, since I met my husband. I do have a really full plate, but I like it that way. I don’t envision slowing down once the baby...

TNA to stay on Spike at least through the end of 2014

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TNA President Dixie Carter today issued a statement on the negotiations between the company and Spike TV regarding a renewal of their current television deal. “IMPACT WRESTLING will remain a vital part of Spike TV’s programming on Wednesday nights, 9/8c, through the end of the year. Negotiations remain ongoing beyond this time frame,”...

Impact Wrestling moves to Wednesdays starting tonight

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Starting tonight, TNA’s flagship television show Impact Wrestling will be airing on Wednesday nights, moving from their usual Thursday spot but retaining the same time slot of 9PM EST. Tonight’s Impact is the Hardcore Justice-themed episode, with the 6 Sides of Steel returning featuring Bobby Roode, Gunner, Magnus, Austin Aries, James Storm...

TNA adds four TV taping days in Bethlehem, PA., in September

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TNA has announced four consecutive television tapings in September in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, starting on the 16th. All four Impact tapings  – on 16, 17, 18, and 19 – will be held at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center, a location which has been used by TNA already for Impact. Tapings will start at 7PM EST and tickets will be available...

Kurt Angle takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge…with milk!

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Kurt Angle is the first one from TNA to have accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and did it during one of the weekend TNA live events. Angle nominated actor Jon Bernthal, comedian Wayne Brady, and TNA President Dixie Carter to take the challenge next…however with a twist. Instead of using ice and water, Angle used ice and his favorite...

TNA loses its Senior Director of Live Events

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Rafael Morffi, who worked for TNA as their Senior Director of Live Events, has departed the company to take a job with the soccer club New York Cosmos. “Thank you @IMPACTWRESTLING talent, staff, @TNADixie @JohnGaburick for the opportunity & honor to represent your company in the trenches,” he wrote on Twitter. “Very excited today to...