– MMA fighter King Mo Lawal is scheduled to go to Ohio Valley Wrestling on or around September 1st to begin training for his TNA debut. TNA officials want him on TV in October. The idea is that Mo will work three months of TNA TV before he debuts with Bellator MMA on Spike TV in January.
– Former WWE star Shelton Benjamin is currently working in Japan but says he has no plans to join TNA anytime soon. He wrote on Twitter:
“Since so many keep asking, I have no plans to got to TNA. Not saying never. but no time soon. Don’t take that as a knock against TNA. Just though I’d throw that in cause people like to create bs out of a simple answer to a question.”
– The TNA live event on August 3rd in Enid, Oklahoma drew 500 fans and the live event on August 4th in Oklahoma City drew 600 fans.
(Partial source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter)