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Angle thanks TNA and WWE for rehab support

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Promoting Bound For Glory on the Big J Show radio show, soon-to-be TNA Hall of Famer Kurt Angle said that both TNA and WWE have been supportive of him when he had personal issues and mentioned that his latest stint in rehab enabled him to clear his had and physically get better. He also thanked WWE for picking up the tab for his rehab saying that...

Kurt Angle returning to TNA during Bound For Glory weekend

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Kurt Angle will be returning to TNA Wrestling at the Bound For Glory weekend where he will be inducted into the TNA Hall of Fame the day before the company’s biggest pay-per-view of the year. Angle has been off TNA television since the beginning of August after he was admitted to rehab for drug and alcohol use. He was arrested on August 2 in...

Kurt Angle enters rehab to tackle alcohol problem

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Kurt Angle has entered rehab to tackle his alcohol addiction problem after getting arrested last week with a DWI, his fourth related alcohol/driving arrest in six years. “Today, Kurt Angle entered a rehab facility. As a cherished member of the TNA family, we support his decision and wish him strength through this difficult, important...

Kurt Angle arrested for DWI, entering rehab

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TNA’s Kurt Angle was arrested for DWI again according to TMZ following the live Impact Wrestling television tapings in Decatur, Texas. Angle was busted after police received a call about someone who was driving recklessly and after he was pulled over, the police officers noted the alcohol smell and arrested him. He was released on a $2,000...

Sting brings back Main Event Mafia on IMPACT

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TNA Hall of Famer Sting brought back the Main Event Mafia during this week’s episode of IMPACT Wrestling on Spike TV. Sting assembled the band back together to take down the Aces & Eights and the second member of the group was revealed on last night’s show and it was non other than Kurt Angle. TNA taped another TV show after the...

Kurt Angle interrupts Rampage Jackson’s TNA debut

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The newest member of the TNA roster, Rampage Jackson, made his debut yesterday during the live IMPACT in Duluth, Georgia, in a five minute in-ring segment. Jeremy Borash introduced the former UFC champion who said it’s an honor for him to be here and since he’s from Memphis he was always a wrestling fan. He said he wants to be the best...

Kurt Angle and wife welcome second daughter

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Olympic gold medalist and former TNA champion Kurt Angle and his wife Giovanna Yannotti welcomed their second child – and his fourth – yesterday. “18 hours at the hospital,” tweeted Angle, before getting a congratulatory message from his employer, TNA President Dixie Carter for the new arrival. The 7lbs 12oz baby girl was...

Kurt Angle forced to bow out of planned MMA commentary job

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Kurt Angle’s part time job of doing MMA commentary for NBC Sports has been scrapped and he will not be joining the World Series Of Fighting as previously announced. Angle revealed the news himself earlier today on Twitter, saying that due to conflict of interest he would not be commentating on November 3. The only conflict of interest that...

Kurt Angle joins broadcast team for new MMA company WSOF

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It was revealed in an article on the New York Post that Olympic gold medalist and TNA Superstar Kurt Angle will be joining the broadcast team on NBC Sports for the World Series of Fighting MMA promotion. The WSOF promotion announced during a press conference held yesterday a one year contract with NBC Sports, formerly known as Versus. NBC Sports...

Kurt Angle gets angry at CM Punks "indy" remark at TNA

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Kurt Angle got a little mad at WWE champion CM Punk after Punk called TNA an “indy league” during a Q&A held at the Wizard World Chicago Comic Con. On his Twitter, the Olympic gold medalist said that he was insulted by Punk’s remark and noted that when he was on top in the WWE, Punk was trying to get a job anywhere, adding...

Angle and RVD film Olympic-themed FunnyOrDie clip

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The website FunnyOrDie.com has a hilarious segment with Olympic gold medalist Kurt Angle and his pal Rob Van Dam as Angle trains for different sports for the Olympics. Kurt tries his hand at badminton, fencing, beach volley, and race walking, with Rob Van Dam acting as his coach and motivating Kurt. Needless to say, Kurt sucked in all sports and...

Kurt Angle gets married to 25 year old girlfriend

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Former TNA champion and Olympic gold medalist Kurt Angle got married today to his girlfriend Giovanna Yannoti. “Getting Married…..Right Now! AmazeBalls!” wrote Angle on his Twitter account. This is Angle’s second marriage after his first one, to the now Karen Jarrett, ended after ten years. Angle, 43, and his fiance...