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Cody Rhodes gets Kurt Angle at indie event on August 27

Cody Rhodes

Cody Rhodes can chalk one off from his bucket list as his first opponent in his post-WWE career will be none other than former WWE and TNA champion Kurt Angle. The two will be main eventing the Wrestling Under The Stars event promoted by Northeast Wrestling on Saturday, August 27 at the Dutchess Stadium in Wappingers Falls, New York. This will be...

Kurt Angle gets destroyed in final TNA match against Lashley

Kurt Angle

Impact last night featured the last match of Kurt Angle for the company, a match against Bobby Lashley which main evented the final stop of the UK Maximum Impact tour. Following three spears, Angle did the time-honored tradition and put over his opponent for his last match. After the two embraced as the fans gave them a standing ovation, Lashley...

Mysterio vs Angle to take place on March 20 at UR Fight iPPV

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Kurt Angle might have retired from TNA Wrestling but the former champ is not hanging up his boots…yet. A promotion called UR Fight is pushing an event for March 20 which will air on iPPV from The Celebrity Theatre in Phoenix, Arizona, featuring Kurt Angle taking on Rey Mysterio. The match is part of a quadruple main event that will also see Ken...

Kurt Angle wrestles his last match for TNA

Kurt Angle

As of today, Kurt Angle is officially a free agent after he wrestled his last match for TNA yesterday in Birmingham, England, a match against Lashley which will air in an upcoming episode of Impact on Pop sometime in March. Kurt Angle said last year that he will be taking a break from professional wrestling and would not be signing a new deal with...

Kurt Angle’s final opponent in TNA will be Lashley

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle’s final match in TNA will happen on the January 31 Impact Wrestling television tapings from Birmingham, England, with his opponent being former TNA champion Bobby Lashley. The other two matches Angle will be a part of are in Manchester against Drew Galloway and in London against Bobby Roode. Angle will be having his farewell tour in...

Kurt Angle to retire after TNA UK tour in January

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle has announced that the upcoming TNA Maximum Impact Tour in the United Kingdom in January will be his retirement tour. “Good things come to an end and my career is coming to an end. I’ve had a great career, I’ve enjoyed every single second of it from WWE to TNA. I’m just glad I’m going to do it here in the UK,” Angle said...

Kurt Angle posts photo with Booker T in Los Angeles

Kurt Angle

The speculation of who the mystery opponent for John Cena’s United States title is got hotter after earlier today, TNA Hall of Famer Kurt Angle posted a photo of his Instagram in Los Angeles along with WWE commentator Booker T. “Great catching up with my good friend Booker T in LA this weekend. Awesome memories,” Angle wrote, adding the...

Kurt Angle returning to the ring during the BFG weekend

Kurt Angle

TNA announced on its website that Hall of Famer and former TNA champion Kurt Angle will be returning to the ring during the Bound for Glory weekend. Angle, who has been out for two months after neck surgery to remove a benign tumor, will wrestle at the BFG Tour non-televised event in Salem, Virginia, on October 3, and then the following night at...

Kurt Angle announces he is not re-signing a new deal with TNA

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During an appearance on Mark Madden’s radio show on 105.9 The X, TNA Hall of Famer and former champion Kurt Angle announced that he will not be signing a new TNA deal once his current contract expires in January 2016. Angle said that he will be taking a break from professional wrestling and will not seek employment with WWE. Angle acknowledged...

Kurt Angle rushed to hospital and undergoes emergency surgery

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle is back in hospital following complications from his recent neck surgery that removed a benign tumor. A message posted by Kurt Angle’s management team on his Twitter said that Angle was experiencing severe pain and lost feeling in his extremities yesterday as well as difficulty breathing. His wife rushed the former WWE and TNA...

Kurt Angle undergoes successful neck surgery

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle’s neck surgery was successful and the TNA Hall of Famer and former TNA champion is now in recovery. The surgery was performed by Dr. Jho, the director of the Jho Institute for Minimally Invasive Neurosurgery at  Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. This is not the first time Dr. Jho performed surgery on...

Kurt Angle undergoing neck surgery next week

Kurt Angle

Kurt Angle will be undergoing neck surgery next week to remove a tumor which is benign. The former TNA champion will be out for around a month as he recovers but vows to come back better than ever before. Angle knew about the tumor for quite a while but it’s been bothering him lately which is why he’s undergoing surgery now. Earlier this week...

Ethan Carter III becomes the new TNA World Heavyweight champion

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Ethan Carter III  has become the new TNA World Heavyweight champion after last night he defeated Kurt Angle during an episode of Impact Wrestling. The 32 year old Ohio native has become the 17th different TNA champion two years after making his TNA debut. He appeared first on TNA television during Bound For Glory in 2013 and was billed as Dixie...