Breaking News: Kurt Angle Pulls Out Of Olympic Trials



TNA Wrestler Kurt Angle has announced on his twitter page that he has pulled out of the Olympic trials. Angle posted the following tweets making the announcement:

Due to Hamstring@Knee Injuries, I’m forced to Pull Out of trials.Had a talk W/ Usa Wrestling Coach Zeke Jones Who has Supported Me all Year

I trained Extremely hard for a full Year. I’m Very Disappointed. I want to thank All the fans for Ur Support. U Motivated Me.

I Must focus On TNA and Lockdown Ppv, Which Has Always Been My 1st Priority. I Hope to Be Able to Put On the Best Performance I Can.

TNA Has Supported My Olympic Dream Since the Day I Approached Dixie Carter about My Quest for Gold! Thank You. I injured My MCL in My Knee

The Doctors Say It’s a partial tear which will take 4-6 Months w/ rehab. I Will have It Heavily Protected at Lockdown.

I’ve Had Prior Knee Injuries More Serious than this @ Still Won Ncaa’s but I Must Put My Job in Tna 1st. Again, thank You all for Us Support

Ur Support. Your Prayers and Support Have motivated Me to Put On the Best Performance I Can at Lockdown, Considering My injuries.

As Zeke Jones told Me, We Were Hoping that Father time Would Hold Off Until After London Olympics. Unfortunately It Hit Me Hard 1 Month

Prior to Olympic trials. Thank You to All My training Partners,Especially Edinboro Univ Wrestlers and Coach Tim Flynn and Tony Dipietro

Training for Gold and Wrestling for #ImpactWrestling at the Same time took it’s toll. I’m Still Proud that I Went 4 It at age 43. Thx to

All the fans Who Supported Me! I Will Heal and focus On What I Do Best and that’s Perform for all Of You. GOD Bless!



Recent Posts

Full WWE Network Schedule For Tuesday: WWE Main Event, Bret Hart On Monday Night War, More

Full WWE Network Schedule For Tuesday: WWE Main Event, Bret Hart On Monday Night War, More

Check out the full schedule for Tuesday, day 206 of the WWE Network launch: 1:00 am ET - Monday N...

What Happened After WWE Raw Went Off-Air: John Cena, Big Show & Mark Henry Team Up

What Happened After WWE Raw Went Off-Air: John Cena, Big Show & Mark Henry Team Up

The dark main event after Monday's WWE RAW at the Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana saw Mark Henry, ...

Photo: WWE Superstar Gets Five Stitches After Match On WWE Raw

Photo: WWE Superstar Gets Five Stitches After Match On WWE Raw

- WWE revealed on Twitter that Chris Jericho had to get 5 stitches under his chin after Monday's mat...

Seth Rollins vs. Roman Reigns Latest, WWE Signs Indy Star, Six-Man Match On SmackDown

Seth Rollins vs. Roman Reigns Latest, WWE Signs Indy Star, Six-Man Match On SmackDown

- While Roman Reigns vs. Seth Rollins took place on tonight's RAW, it is still being advertised for ...

Christian’s Peep Show Confirmed For Night Of Champions Kickoff, Wyatt Family On Superstars

Christian's Peep Show Confirmed For Night Of Champions Kickoff, Wyatt Family On Superstars

- WWE announced that the Kickoff pre-show for Sunday's Night of Champions pay-per-view will be one h...