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Posted On December 26, 2013By George CushnieIn Columns

FATP Awards 2013

“It’s Christmastime, there’s no need to be afraid… At Christmastime… We let in light, and banish shade…” It might be the festive Christmas spirit, or just the spirits I’ve had to drink over the last week or so, but that intro from a well-known Christmas song is a great metaphor for this edition of FATP, especially the “…let in light, and banish shade…” bit. Normally, I’m sarcastic and angry, but what the hell… it’s Christmas, so I’ve lightened up a bit! Welcome one, welcome all to just the 2nd everRead More
- Taped this week for TNA Xplosion was a Bound For Glory Series match with AJ Styles vs. Robbie E. – The dark match before Thursday’s TNA Impact Wrestling saw Crimson defeat independent wrestler Kenny Stigma. – TNA star Chris Sabin has successful surgery yesterday to repair his torn ACL. No word yet on when he will be back in action but it will be several months. – Last night’s TNA live event in Charleston, South Carolina saw the Bound For Glory Series continue as Kurt Angle defeated The PopeRead More
- Abyss will compete in a Steel Cage Gauntlet at this Saturday night’s OVW Saturday Night Special event at the Davis Arena in Louisville, Kentucky. – Chris Sabin will be answering fan questions on TNA’s Impact Wrestling Twitter tonight before Impact hits the air. – The following is confirmed for tonight’s episode of Impact Wrestling: * The Bound For Glory location will be revealed * The final showdown between Austin Aries and Bobby Roode before their Destination X match * AJ Styles reacts to the accusation from Daniels regarding ClaireRead More

Posted On June 29, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For Next Week’s Live TNA Impact Wrestling

The following has been announced for next Thursday’s live edition of TNA Impact Wrestling: * James Storm vs. Jeff Hardy in a Bound for Glory Series match * Miss Tessmacher vs. Gail Kim for the Knockouts Title * Update on Chris Sabin’s health * Two more X Division tournament qualifying matches The Bound for Glory 2012 pay-per-view location will also be announced, according to TNA president Dixie Carter on Twitter. Carter stated TNA has not visited the city before.Read More
- As noted before, TNA will air a one-hour pay-per-view special beginning July 1st for the feud between Bobby Roode and James Storm. Below is the promotional art: – Based on early estimates, TNA’s Slammiversary pay-per-view looks to have done between 14,000 and 15,000 buys. This is up from the usual 7,000 to 10,000 buys that average TNA pay-per-views draw. This is way up from the 2011 Slammiversary event which was estimated at 7,500 buys. – As noted before, Chris Sabin tore his left ACL on last week’s Impact Wrestling.Read More
Only four days removed from the electric TNA Slammiversary pay-per-view, Impact Wrestling once again provided a strong show filled with title matches, the start of the Bound for Glory series, and build towards Destination X and next week’s Open Fight Night. Here, I will analyze each significant segment presented on the show. I will also provide a combination of aftermath and wishful thinking about what we hope to see in coming weeks.   X-Division Champion Austin Aries defeated Chris Sabin and Zema Ion in an Ultimate X Match Fun match from Aries, Sabin, andRead More
- TNA Wrestling President Dixie Carter announced Friday that Chris Sabin tore his left ACL on Thursday’s Impact Wrestling. “Chris Sabin tore his ACL in last night’s Ultimate X match on Impact,” Carter wrote. “He’s obviously frustrated but determined to come back ASAP.” The injury occurred when he landed outside the ring. He immediately held his knee in pain and did ceased further involvement with the match. He returned to action in March following eleven months of inactivity due tears in his ACL and MCL on his right knee. –Read 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
- TNA’s first live Impact of the summer last week was described as a major confidence boost to everyone. Some things were different from the usual Impact shows as Keith Mitchell, who runs the truck as producer, was not there and won’t be there this week because he already had a vacation planned. Spike TV’s Scott Fishman worked in his place and he had never produced wrestling before, although he’s worked as Spike’s liaison with TNA’s product for years. The decision to go live was just made a few weeksRead More
- Matt Morgan will continue appearing for TNA Wrestling despite reports that he has met his contractual obligations with the organization. He has been announced for TNA’s upcoming Impact Wrestling live event tour of Texas—June 14 in Belton and and June 16 in Houston. He is advertised to face Crimson on both shows. Other matches scheduled for the tour include Rob Terry vs. Doug Williams, Gunner vs. Garrett, Kid Kash vs. Chris Sabin, Kurt Angle and AJ Styles vs. Daniels and Kaz for the World Tag Team Championship and BobbyRead More
Reports going around that Chris Sabin will be following his tag team partner Alex Shelley and leaving TNA when his current deal expires. Sabin has been telling friends he is leaving when his deal expires this August. Sabin’s girlfriend Velvet Sky responded to the reports on Twitter: “People, Chris Sabin is NOT, I repeat, NOT leaving TNA! I’M getting lots of those questions. Please stop believing everything u read.”Read More
– On Twitter, Hulk Hogan posted the following fan message Friday: “@HulkHogan Hey hulk I went ballsdeep on Brooke!Could I get a retweet!” Meanwhile, former TNA Knockout Daffney has continued retweeting anti-Brooke messages on hers, including “I heard Dixie replaced (Alissa Flash), (Awesome Kong), (Daffney) and (Roxxi) w/Brooke Hogan. Talk about trading in 4 Porsche’s for a Pinto” and “Brooke Hogan looks like a man in drag.” — SoCal Val, Daffney, Crystal Louthan and Leticia Cline are advertised to appear at Sign of the Times on Saturday, June 23 atRead More

Posted On March 29, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Tonight’s TNA Impact, Original Plans For MCMG, TNA Attendance

- The TNA live event on March 24th in Indiana, PA drew 800 fans while the show on March 25th in Erie, PA also drew 800 fans.   - As noted before, Chris Sabin has been cleared to return and will be reuniting with Motor City Machinegun partner Alex Shelley. The original plan was to have them feud with Samoa Joe and Magnus for the TNA Tag Team Titles but that was before Joe and Magnus turned babyface.   - Matches for tonight’s TNA Impact Wrestling include Matt Morgan vs.Read More

Posted On March 28, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Chris Sabin Cleared To Return, TNA Gut Check Changes, Jeff Jarrett

- TNA is planning on beefing up their Gut Check Challenge program. The next event takes place on April 28th in Wenatchee, Washington.   - Jeff Jarrett recently filmed his scenes for a new movie called Spring Breakers, about four girls from college who rob a restaurant and end up in jail. The movie comes out in 2013 and stars Vanessa Hudgens, Selena Gomez and James Franco.   - TNA President Dixie Carter wrote the following about Chris Sabin’s return:   “334 days later, I just received Chris Sabin’s medicalRead More
– Velvet Sky said on her newly launched Twitter account that Chris Sabin, who she is dating, underwent surgery on his knee this weekend. “Please keep Chris Sabin in your prayers as he makes a speedy recovery from his knee injury,” she wrote. Sabin suffered the injury during a match at the April 20 iMPACT! taping. He went for a springboard clothesline and tweaked his knee when Anarquia was out-of-position to take the move. The referee was instructed to end the match when it appeared Sabin was injured. After theRead More

Posted On April 29, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Sabin Suffers Injury During TNA Impact, HBK Thanks Hogan

– Shawn Michaels posted the following message on his Twitter account in response to Hulk Hogan giving him a shout out while hosting the National Spicy Chicken Taste Test yesterday in The Heartbreak Kid’s hometown of San Antonio, Texas. He wrote, “Hear from u all the Hulkster’s in town. I hope our city is treating him well. I appreciate the shout out from him. Hope he is well.” — Chris Sabin injured his knee during a match against Anarquia that aired on tonight’s episode of TNA iMPACT!. The Motor CityRead More
– A doctor has diagnosed Jeff Jarrett with badly bruised ribs, not broken as originally stated by Kurt Angle on Twitter following their “Ultra Male Rules” Two Out Of Three Falls Steel Cage Match at TNA Lockdown. — TNA Women’s Knockout Champion Mickie James is advertised to appear for Covey Promotions’ “All or Nothing 5″ event on Saturday, April 30 in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia (located at BSHS Gym, 149 Concorde Avenue, Berkeley Springs, West Virginia 25411). — Sangriento, a masked wrestler hailing from Tijuana, Mexico, made his TNA WrestlingRead More

Posted On April 8, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Updated Card For TNA LockDown On 4/17 (Several New Matches)

Following Thursday’s episode of iMPACT, here is the updated card for TNA’s upcoming LockDown pay-per-view on April 17th. Every Match Takes Place Inside A Steel Cage: TNA World Title Match Sting (c) vs. Mr. Anderson vs. Rob Van Dam Lethal Lockdown Ric Flair, Abyss, Brother Ray & Matt Hardy vs. Daniels, Kazarian & Beer Money TNA Knockouts Title vs. Hair Match Madison Rayne (c) vs. Mickie James Ultimate Xscape Match Max Buck vs. Jeremy Buck vs. Suicide vs. Robbie E. vs. Amazing Red vs. Chris Sabin vs. Jay Lethal vs.Read More

Posted On April 5, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Final TNA Lockdown 2011 Lineup

Below is the final lineup for TNA Lockdown 2011: Lockdown Cage Match for the TNA Championship – Sting (c) vs. Rob Van Dam vs. Mr. Anderson Lockdown Cage Match – Immortal vs. Fortune Lockdown Cage Match – Kurt Angle vs. Jeff Jarrett Lockdown Cage Match: Mickie’s Hair vs. Madison’s Title – Madison Rayne (c) vs. Mickie James Lockdown Cage Match – Matt Morgan vs. Hernandez Lockdown Cage Match – “The Pope” D’Angelo Dinero vs. Samoa Joe Lockdown Cage Match: The X Division Xscape Match – Alex Shelley vs. Amazing Red vs.Read More