Championship Thursday Returns Tonight, TNA Wrestler Injured, Hogan’s Grand Opening, More
– Championship Thursday returns on tonight’s episode of TNA Impact Wrestling. Confirmed for tonight’s show is Tara vs. Miss Tessmacher for the Knockouts Title, Zema Ion vs. Rob Van Dam for the X Division Title plus Jeff Hardy will defend the World Heavyweight Title against either Bully Ray, Kurt Angle, James Storm or Mr. Anderson.
– TNA star Douglas Williams suffered a right arm injury at the October 10th OVW TV tapings. Williams is working in OVW as a trainer.
– Hulk Hogan will be present for the grand opening of Hogan’s Beach Shop at 483 Mandalay Avenue in Clearwater Beach, Florida this Friday. Hogan revealed that Austin Aries, Abyss, Jimmy Hart and Jeremy Borash will also be present for the grand opening festivities.
– We noted before that Spike TV cameras were headed to Wednesday night’s OVW show to film a new show of some kind. We’ve since learned that Spike cameras were actually there to film an extended special on King Mo training.
– TNA’s Al Snow and Bruce Prichard were in Mexico last weekend scouting talent.
– The TNA live event on October 21st in Savannah, Georgia drew 800 fans.
(Partial source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)