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- Here’s a crazy stat on TNA’s roster. The company had more than 60 performers on their roster less than two years ago and with the releases this past week they are down to just 33 performers. The guys that likely have any kind of substancial deals on the roster would be Abyss, Bully Ray, Jeff Hardy (probably the highest paid guy in the company if Kurt Angle leaves), Ken Anderson (he is believed to have signed a new deal significantly lower than his old deal), Bobby Roode, James StormRead More
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Posted On March 24, 2013By David DavisIn Columns

Death of Wrestling: Park, Park & Park

Greetings to all… It’s David Davis with my weekly blog: Death of Wrestling. For all of those who read this regularly, you will know that this is not a blog about bashing wrestling; it’s a blog of a frustrated fan, who loves the business and wishes that each week it could be a little better. The one thing that unites all wrestling fans is amazing matches and, by and large, it doesn’t really matter who has them. We’re on the road to Wrestlemania and so the Undertaker is naturally onRead More

Posted On September 4, 2012By George CushnieIn Columns

FATP: Who’s dealing the Dead Man’s hand?

Another week’s flown by which means that it’s time for yours truly to bring you another edition of “From Across the Pond”. Incase you’ve missed it, TNA have been live throughout the summer and apart from Austin Aries winning the title, the whole Aces & 8’s storyline has been one of the most intriguing things about Impact Wrestling. They’ve done a lot of things right over the summer and apart from one storyline (Hey crack-whore Claire/Olive Oyl, how ya doin?), TNA’s been on a roll. The best thing about theRead More
- TNA officials want to keep both Abyss and Joseph Park around as regular competitors once the Abyss character is brought back full-time. The idea would be that fans are aware that Park and Abyss are the same person. – Former adult film star and independent wrestling personality Trina Michaels was backstage at the June 7th Impact tapings. She didn’t perform but had a meeting where she tried to push the idea of a feud with Brooke Hogan as a Hogan vs. Michaels feud. – Below is the updated line-upRead More

Posted On June 11, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Specials

Photo Of The New Abyss At TNA Slammiversary PPV

As noted earlier, the man who played Abyss at Slammiversary last night was a student from Team 3D’s wrestling school in Florida named Lance. Lance wrestles as “Monster” for the promotion, and was sent to the school by Steve Keirn.Read More
Welcome to our TNA Slammiversary predictions column! This month we’ve got the usual analysis on each match from Mike Lightning and myself, but we’re also joined by the straight shooter Jace D. Ace, and newcomer Christian Seibel who are on board to share their brief takes on each match. Slammiversary is taking place tomorrow night in Arlington, TX, and the buildup for the card has been very good. That said, let’s get to it: Kid Kash vs Hernandez: JT:This one appears to be a filler for this good sized card.Read More
SoCal Val interviews Brooke Tessmacher before her TNA Women’s Knockouts Championship Match against Gail Kim tonight at Sacrifice. Val also encounters Joseph Park, who will be on hand for the pay-per-view event. Photos of Abyss unmasked »Read More

Posted On April 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Former TNA Employees Voice Their Thoughts On Vince Russo

Four new chapters from Barbaric Wrestling Radio host Brett Buchanan’s free TNA e-book The Genesis of TNA have been released on BarbaricWrestling.com and TNAbook.net. The new chapters are about Sting, Kurt Angle, Vince Russo, the possibility of TNA being sold, and the Knockouts. Also check out free shoot interviews with Christian, AJ Styles, Chris Sabin, Rob Van Dam, Samoa Joe, Rampage Jackson, Jay Lethal, Devon, and many more to come on Barbaric Wrestling Radio’s YouTube at http://www.youtube.com/user/BWRofficial. Below is an excerpt from The Genesis of TNA ‘Chapter 22: Russo’s ReturnRead More

Posted On January 9, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

TNA Genesis PPV Results – January 8, 2012

Event: TNA Genesis Pay-Per-View Airdate: Sunday, January 8th, 2011 (Pay-Per-View) Location: The iMPACT! Zone in Orlando, FL TNA Genesis Opener: The show opens with Robert Roode being shown arriving to the arena. Roode has his title over his shoulder as he wheels in his suitcase, and Tenay and Taz talk about his match later tonight. Speaking of the match, Jeff Hardy is shown arriving to the arena as well. This takes us right into the pyro, and the first PPV of the year for TNA. They continue to hype theRead More

Posted On December 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Detailed Report From Ring Ka King Show (TNA India)

PWMania.com reader Himanshu Doi sent in the following report and images from Wednesday’s Ring Ka King show from Pune, India: I attended the fourth and what might be the final day of taping of the month for the upcoming wrestling show on Colors “Ring Ka King” at Balewadi Sports Complex, Pune. Here are the spoilers: – The taping began with a segment involving Jazzy Lahoria who was the “Commissioner of Ring Ka King”, Matt Morgan, Magnus, Abyss, Steiner, Sonjay Dutt, Doctor Nicholas Dinsmore, some Indian wrestlers and Indian cricketer HarbhajanRead More

Posted On December 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 1/5

Credit to TNAInsider.com for the following live report from Wednesday’s Impact Wrestling results. – Zema Ion defeated Anthony Nese in their Best of 3 Series. Ion faces Austin Aries at Genesis for the X Division championship. January 5th IMPACT Wrestling – Sting and Jeff Hardy are in the ring. Sting goes on to talk about his past mistakes and his own personal demons. He compares them to what Jeff Hardy recently went through. Bobby Roode, Kurt Angle and Bully Ray interupt. Roode says that sting is showing favoritism to aRead More

Posted On November 30, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 12/8

Thanks to Troy McCabe for sending this in: -We open with an in-ring promo with Sting, Dixie Carter and Bobby Roode. Sting wants Roode to apologize to Dixie but Roode refuses to. Roode ends up spitting on Dixie then bailing from the ring. Abyss defeated Samoa Joe after interference from Bully Ray and Scott Steiner. After the match Steiner and Ray were in the ring with Abyss trying to kiss up to him when Abyss hit Steiner with the Black Hole Slam. -Another promo in the ring this time involvingRead More

Posted On November 6, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Abyss Discusses Character, Says He’s Open To Losing Mask

Chris Park, who portrays Abyss for TNA Wrestling, says he is always looking for ways to keep his character fresh and exciting. However, he acknowledges that it can be difficult since Abyss has regularly featured throughout the organization’s history, and has just about done it all. “The character has got a lot of different directions that it can still go down,” he tells SLAM! Wrestling. “There are always new dragons to slay. There’s a number of fresh programs (possible) with some great up-and-coming talent, guys like Gunner and Crimson. GuysRead More

Posted On August 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Tapings Results For Tonight

Credit to reader Eric for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers for this Thursday (8/11), taped on Monday night from Orlando: * Impact opens with Immortal. Bully Ray calls Abyss soft. He announces a Bound For Glory Series match tonight with him, Scott Steiner and Gunner vs. Crimson in a four-way. Ray and Mr. Anderson start fighting and Anderson gets beat down by Immortal, including Abyss. Anderson was taken away on a stretcher. * Mickie James beat Madison Rayne in a #1 contender’s match. * Brian Kendrick beat Robbie E.Read More

Posted On August 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 8/25

- Thanks to Eric for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from Wednesday’s tapings in Orlando. These will air on two weeks, August 25th: * First they re-taped the X Division Gauntlet match from Tuesday’s tapings with Alex Shelley, Tony Nese, Kid Kash, Austin Aries, Zema Ion, Robbie E., Mark Haskins and Jesse Sorrensen. Aries won the #1 contendership and did an interview with Christy Hemme which brought out Brian Kendrick and they brawled. * The 8/25 tapings kicked off with Kurt Angle coming out. He called Crimson to theRead More

Posted On July 26, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 7/28

- Thanks to Eric for the following TNA Impact Wrestling tapings from last night’s show in Orlando. These will air this Thursday, July 28th: * Kurt Angle opens the show and calls out Hulk Hogan to squash their beef. Angle says Hogan has been calling him to join Immortal. Angle runs down Hogan and Eric Bischoff and says he is going to win the World Title at Hardcore Justice. Angle says again he has never beaten Sting. Hogan talks about being the best and carrying the business on its back,Read More

Posted On June 29, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 7/7

- Thanks to Rob for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from Tuesday night’s tapings in Orlando. These will air Thursday, July 7th: * Immortal comes out and brings Mr. Anderson out. Brother Ray tells Anderson he’s either with them or against them. Immortal vs. Sting and Kurt Angle is announced for tonight. The lights go out, Sting’s music hits and Angle is in the ring. He takes out Immortal and comes to face with Anderson. * Crimson beat Robert Roode in a Bound For Glory Series match. * StuffRead More

Posted On June 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 6/23

Impact Wrestling Results for 6/23/11: * Impact opened with Eric Bischoff calling out Sting for what he did to Hulk Hogan. Sting rips apart Bischoff, kicks the hell out of him and takes Bischoff out with the Scorpion Deathlock. * Bully Ray pinned Scott Steiner. * Miss Jackie & ODB defeated Velvet Sky & Miss Tessmacher. * Crimson & Matt Morgan defeated James Storm & Alex Shelley. * AJ Styles cuts a promo announcing that he’s returning to the X-Division at the Destination X PPV and so is the sixRead More

Posted On June 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

TNA Slammiversary Results – June 12, 2011

- Tonight’s TNA Slammiversary opens up with a video package hyping tonight’s main event with Mr. Anderson vs. Sting and the other matches. And we’re live from the Impact Zone in Orlando as the pyro goes off. Mike Tenay welcomes us to Slammiversary and talks about tonight’s matches. We go to Tenay and Taz to talk about the card. We go to the ring. TNA Tag Team Title Match: The British Invasion vs. James Storm & Alex Shelley We go to the ring and out first comes Magnus and DouglasRead More