Tag - Bobby Roode

Bobby Roode debuts at NXT event at Download Festival in the UK

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NXT just delivered its first surprised in the United Kingdom as Bobby Roode made his NXT in-ring debut today during the live event at Download Festival, defeating Angelo Dawkins. Several weeks ago the WWE UK Twitter account spilled the beans that Roode had been added to the NXT tour but the tweet was then quickly deleted as there was no official...

Bobby Roode announced for UK NXT tour…then deleted

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The WWE UK Twitter account sent a tweet earlier today announcing that Bobby Roode would be wrestling during the upcoming NXT tour in the country however the tweet was then deleted. “CONFIRMED: @RealBobbyRoode will be on the #NXTUK Tour this June!,” the tweet read, which also included a link to the LiveNation.co.uk website to purchase tickets...

Bobby Roode not signed to a WWE deal yet but it’s close

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Speaking to the Peterborough Examiner, former TNA champion Bobby Roode admitted that he has not signed a deal with WWE yet despite the rumors floating around that he signed a week before he appeared at NXT Takeover: Dallas. “I’m not officially signed yet,” said Roode. “The Internet has blown up over it, and I mean I’m close, but I...

Bobby Roode appears ringside at NXT Takeover: Dallas

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Another former TNA champion looks like is jumping ship to WWE as Bobby Roode was ringside for NXT Takeover: Dallas. “Well…………” Roode wrote on Twitter to sum up his appearance. Bubba Ray Dudley who worked with Roode in TNA also wrote, “Great to see @REALBobbyRoode at #NXTTakeOver … Whos NeXT?” Roode left TNA in mid-March after...

Bobby Roode says it was time to leave TNA as product got stale

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Speaking to the Peterborough Examiner newspaper, former TNA champion Bobby Roode said that his time in TNA was up and it was the right time to go. The Peterborough native added that he has nothing negative to say about TNA as they had treated him very good over the past 12 years but it came to a point where he thought TNA wasn’t the right fit...

TNA issues statement on the departure of Roode and Young

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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

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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...

Bobby Roode becomes the new TNA World champion

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There’s a new TNA champion in town and his name is Bobby Roode. Filmed several weeks ago, the match between Lashley and Roode with Kurt Angle as the special guest referee ended when Roode countered a sunset flip attempt by Lashley and pinned the champion in the middle of the ring. Roode, one of the longest serving Superstars at TNA, is now a two...

TNA and Bobby Roode iron out contract issues

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The contract situation between Bobby Roode and TNA was ironed out before the pay-per-view yesterday and Roode participated in the show as expected, defending the tag team titles with Austin Aries. PWInsider.com is reporting that Roode’s contract was left to expire and it was all Bruce Prichard’s fault who heads up that particular...

Bobby Roode’s TNA contract expires

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The big news this weekend is that current TNA tag team title holder and former TNA champion Bobby Roode has an expired contract and might and might not show up tonight at the Lockdown pay-per-view. Roode did not attend the fan interaction events this weekend for Lockdown and has been off television since the last Impact television show taped from...