Impact Rating Increases, Celebrity “Boozes” Before Match For TNA

— Last night’s episode of TNA iMPACT! drew a 1.26 cable rating, up from the previous week’s 1.13. The episode averaged 1,545,000 viewers over the course of two hours.

— Angelina of Jersey Shore told TMZ that she was so nervous before her wrestling debut at last night’s iMPACT! taping that she had a cocktail and an energy pill before getting in the ring.

She also expressed concern over her $500 hair extensions being torn.

— Matt Hardy joined Busted Open for an in-studio interview to talk about his TNA Wrestling debut, the origins of his “Cold Blood” persona, issues with WWE, and more. To listen to portions of the interview, click here.

Photo of Sting’s new jacket at last night’s Impact taping ->