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Global Force Wrestling unveils new title belts

Global Force Wrestling unveiled photos of their new title belts which now feature the GFW logo. The World, Tag Team, X-Division, and Women’s Knockout titles all received a makeover. All of them – except the World title – have silver plates while the main title gets the gold treatment. The Global Force Wrestling logo is very visible...

GFW’s Amped television shows to air as a 4-part pay-per-view

Since now GFW and Impact Wrestling are one thing, it was just a matter of time before the televised events, titled Amped, that Global Force Wrestling taped last year would see the light of day. It was announced today that Amped Anthology will air as a 4-part tournament style One Night Only pay-per-view series starting on August 11th. In ‘Part...

GFW planning on-demand streaming service

Global Force Wrestling is planning its own version of the WWE Network according to Ed Nordholm of Anthem Sports & Entertainment as the new brand tries to tap into its thousands of hours of footage. TNA/Impact Wrestling has footage that dates back to 2002 including that of its weekly show Impact as well as many pay-per-views that have been held...

Impact television show to keep its name

With the rebrand of the Impact Wrestling name to Global Force Wrestling, one title that includes the now old name has survived. The weekly television show Impact Wrestling on POP TV will continue to be called that, although it looks like it will be shortened to just Impact according to the Tennessean story which broke the news of the...

Anthem rebranding Impact Wrestling to Global Force Wrestling

The Tennessean newspaper is reporting that Impact Wrestling will be officially dead this coming Sunday as Anthem Sports and Entertainment will rebrand the company to Global Force Wrestling, the company that Jeff Jarrett founded after he left TNA. Earlier this week, Anthem announced that it has acquired Global Force Wrestling from Jeff Jarrett...

Anthem Sports & Entertainment acquires Global Force Wrestling

Anthem Wrestling Exhibitions LLC, a subsidiary of Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corp. and parent company of Impact Wrestling, announced today that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling. Jeff Jarrett, the founder of both Impact Wrestling and Global Force Entertainment, will join Anthem Wrestling...

The Global Force Wrestling invasion on Impact starts tonight

The TNA vs GFW invasion angle starts on tonight’s Impact Wrestling and TNA is now shying away from promoting it on their website and social media properties. Jeff Jarrett is the new law around TNA after Bully Ray left the company almost immediately and the King of the Mountain champion is brining his Global Force Wrestling roster with him. Three...

Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling names its television show

Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling announced that their proposed television show will be titled Amped and that’s the name they will be using for the upcoming television tapings. GFW has three dates booked at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas – July 24, August 21, and October 31 – where they will tape their television shows which...

GFW to reveal roster today, Chael Sonnen to have analyst role

LAS VEGAS – Global Force Wrestling revealed some of its talent roster in a press conference today at the Orleans Arena. The roster includes talented international athletes, former NFL players, mixed martial artists and more. “We have slowly but steadily been building toward this day,” said Jeff Jarrett, GFW founder and CEO. “The feedback...

GFW announces MiLB Grand Slam Tour

The following is a press release which Global Force Wrestling issued to announce the MiLB Grand Slam Tour. NASHVILLE, Tenn. – You might be able to buy peanuts and Cracker Jacks, and there’s sure to be a crowd. But this will be a whole new ball game. The historic first Global Force Wrestling show will be held on Friday night, June 12 at The...

GFW brings NJPW’s Wrestle Kingdom 9 to PPV in North America

Global Force Wrestling today announced that the first event under its banner will be in conjunction with New Japan Pro Wrestling and its January 4 show from the Tokyo Dome. “GFW Presents New Japan Pro Wrestling’s Wrestle Kingdom 9” will air live in North America at 2AM EST on January 4. The four-hour telecast will also air in prime time in...

Jeff Jarrett’s GFW signs agreement with NJPW

NASHVILLE – Global Force Wrestling has reached a partnership agreement with New Japan Pro Wrestling, the top wrestling promotion in the Eastern Hemisphere. The companies will exchange talent for events in both the United States and Japan. NJPW originated in 1972 under the auspices of Japanese wrestling legend Antonio Inoki. It’s a globally...

Fox Business covers Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling

Jeff Jarrett’s Global Force Wrestling promotion got some nice publicity as FoxBusiness.com has covered Jarrett’s plans to launch the start-up company. Asked if it’s the right time to jump in the game when there might be a sign that “interesting in wrestling is plummeting,” the former WWE, WCW, and TNA wrestler said he’s not nervous at...