Dixie Carter Tag

- There were reports last week that Chris Sabin may be leaving TNA when his contract expires in August. The Wrestling Observer reports that Sabin has indeed talked about leaving but nothing is confirmed and it all depends on what happens over the next few months. – Eric Bischoff is being credited with the Abyss-Joseph Park angle and the storyline between AJ Styles and Dixie Carter, even though he may not have came up with them in the first place. Bischoff okayed both of them to be pushed prominently. BothRead More
- The feeling backstage after last night’s live Impact Wrestling was a positive one. Some of the wrestlers felt more excited about TNA after the live show than they had in a long time. Morale was up last night. – During the Gucheck segment last night with Joey Ryan, the entire locker room popped when Ryan challenged Taz and some were shocked at how well Taz handled it, considering his temper. The backstage Gutcheck segments seen throughout the night with Taz, Al snow and Bruce Prichard were filmed earlier onRead More

Posted On June 1, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

TNA Slammiversary Main Event, Fans Turned Away, More News

– It was announced by Hulk Hogan on Impact that Robert Roode will defend the TNA World Title against Sting at Slammiversary a week from Sunday. — Dixie Carter tweeted a photo of Jesse Sorenson posing with her backstage at iMPACT! tonight. You can see the picture at http://lockerz.com/s/213410768 — The company is said to have turned away many more fans than usual for tonight’s iMPACT!.Read More

Posted On May 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Music Video Being Filmed At Impact Tonight, VIP Bash, More

– TNA is filming scenes for a new music video by Montgomery Gentry, who did the song and video for James Storm’s entrance, tonight. Dixie Carter tweeted the following: Fans coming to the Impact Zone tonight be sure to get there early to be a part of the new Montgomery Gentry music video. — TNA has a “Memorial Day VIP Bash” scheduled for the Impact tapings in Orlando on May 28th and 29th. Hulk Hogan will be there for a meet-and-greet along with Kazarian and Daniels on the 28th andRead More
– Former WWE Superstar Mike Knox received a tryout with TNA Wrestling at Monday’s Impact Wrestling taping in Orlando, Florida. Brandishing a new look, he faced TNA Television Champion Devon in a pre-show dark match. — Kurt Angle stated on Twitter that he would be wrestling Samoa Joe at Monday night’s Impact Wrestling taping in Orlando, Florida. The match will air on Thursday. Also announced for the show is a three-way match between Brooke Tessmacher, Gail Kim and Velvet Sky for the TNA Women’s Knockout Championship. — It was notedRead More

Posted On May 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage Reaction To TNA Sacrifice & Roode’s TNA World Title

- The feeling backstage after last night’s TNA Sacrifice pay-per-view was that it was one of TNA’s best pay-per-view events in a long time. It was also noted that neither Dixie Carter or Eric Bischoff was there. Dixie tweeted after the event, “Great night! I am very proud of #TNASacrifice. Proud of the men and women that are TNA.” – The belief is that Rob Van Dam wasn’t seriously injured in the Ladder Match against Bobby Roode but both men were hurting when the match was over. – If BobbyRead More

Posted On May 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Confirmed For This Week’s Impact Wrestling; Title Match

- TNA will tape this Thursday’s Impact Wrestling tonight from the Impact Wrestling Zone in Orlando. The following has been announced for this week’s show, which begins an hour earlier at 8pm EST: * The fallout from Sacrifice and the hype for Slammiverary begins. * AJ Styles will address the controversy involving Dixie Carter and the photos that Kazarian and Daniels revealed last week. * Velvet Sky vs. Brooke Tessmacher vs. Gail Kim for the TNA Knockouts Title.Read More
TNA Impact Wrestling’s newest signing, mixed-martial arts fighter Muhammad “King Mo” Lawal will be appearing on the weekly MMA news show, “MMA Uncensored Live” on Spike TV tonight following Impact Wrestling. King Mo will be appearing on the program alongside his new bosses, TNA president Dixie Carter and Bellator Fighting Championships CEO Bjorn Rebney.Read More

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

Scott Steiner’s Latest Anti-TNA Rant; Urges Fans To Tweet Dixie

Scott Steiner is back with his latest anti-TNA rant. In addition to ripping the most recent episode of Impact, “Big Poppa Pump” is also urging fans to tweet Dixie Carter to voice their opinions. Here is his latest rant, starting last Thursday: “Lets keep the momentum going to save Tna and turn rhe channel when u see a hogan or b—hoff Segment wait 5 mins n turn it back,also keep tweeting Dixie that its time to save Tna “How appropiate the show ended with s–t… Im glad everybody is agreeingRead More

Posted On April 14, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Impact Wrestling Rating, Dixie Carter Comments On Kurt Angle

- Thursday’s Impact Wrestling did a 0.98 cable rating with an average viewing audience of 1,395,000 viewers on Spike TV. – Dixie Carter wrote the following on Twitter about Kurt Angle ending his Olympic comeback attempt due to injury. “I am heartbroken for Kurt. His commitment to making the Olympic team was unreal. But that’s the kind of athlete he is.”Read More

Posted On April 6, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

TNA Signs New Multi-Year Deal With Spike TV, Dixie Comments

- Spike TV and TNA sent out a press release today announcing that they have agreed to a multi-year extension on their strategic partnership. Terms of the renewal were not disclosed.   “Dixie Carter and her team at TNA have done a phenomenal job in developing stars for an exciting, high-action brand that resonates with Spike’s audience,” said Spike TV President Kevin Kay. “We are excited to further our partnership and will continue to build and invigorate the franchise together.”   “We are thrilled that Spike TV will be IMPACTRead More

Posted On March 21, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 3/29

- Thanks to Eric for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from Tuesday night’s tapings in Orlando. Tese will air on March 29th: * Bobby Roode comes out and he’s surrounded by security. He rips into Dixie Carter and Sting before talking about Lockdown, guaranteeing a win over James Storm. Storm comes out but the security stops him from attacking Roode. Bully Ray comes from behind and lays out Storm. Ray and Roode vs. Storm is made for later tonight. * Matt Morgan and Crimson brawled all the way toRead More

Posted On March 20, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 3/23

- Thanks to Eric for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from Monday night’s tapings in Orlando. These will air this Thursday on Spike: * Dixie Carter opens the show and wants to fire Bobby Roode for his actions after Victory Road. Sting comes out and talks her out of it so James Storm can take care of Roode at Lockdown. Sting steps down as head of the show and suggests that Hulk Hogan run the company. * James Storm comes out and talks about Roode. A man comes outRead More

Posted On March 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

TNA Star Defends Jeremy Borash After Eric Bischoff Shot

- One-half of the TNA Tag Team Champions Magnus is the first one to defend Jeremy Borash after Eric Bischoff ripped him on Facebook late last night. Magnus wrote: “Jeremy Borash is one of the hardest working and loyal people TNA has ever had” PWInsider reports that several people within TNA think that Dixie Carter should take disciplinary actions against Bischoff for his comments. If you missed it earlier, here is what Bischoff wrote before deleting it from his Facebook: “Just had a beer here in Nashville. Bartender asked meRead More
– TNA Wrestling’s annual Slammiversary pay-per-view event will be held outside Orlando, Florida on June 10, 2012. Company president Dixie Carter wrote Monday on Twitter, “I am very, VERY excited about what market we will be in for the Slammiversary pay-per-view on 6/10 to celebrate our 10th anniversary!” — Shannon Moore stated over the weekend on Twitter that he is taking a hiatus from professional wrestling in order to focus on his tattoo business and spend time with his family. He clarified that he is not retiring. “I’m not retiredRead More

Posted On March 2, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Vince Russo Issues Statement On His Departure From TNA

Vince Russo was scheduled to participate in an interview with PWInsider.com next Monday to discuss his departure from TNA Wrestling. The former WCW World Heavyweight Champion, however, decided against doing the interview and issued the following statement to the website regarding his TNA departure: Despite the continuing rumors, speculation, and hearsay surrounding my departure from TNA Wrestling, in an effort to set the record straight, I was not fired, terminated, released, or let go from the company–it was my decision to walk away, and from there the separation was mutual,Read More
– The official Facebook page of TNA Wrestling UK has confirmed that Hulk Hogan will appear at their shows in Manchester and London on January 27 and 28. “The Immortal” Hulk Hogan will make his return to the UK after 18 years to appear on the TNA IMPACT WRESTLING television taping at London’s Wembley Arena on Saturday January 28,” the statement reads. “Hulk will also be a part of the huge MAXIMUM IMPACT Tour live event in Manchester, which takes place on Friday January 27.” — Angelina Love is scheduledRead More

Posted On December 19, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Chris Masters’ Character For TNA India, Knockout Wins Award

– TNA Wrestling president Dixie Carter announced on Twitter that Rosita has been named Pro Wrestling Illustrated‘s Inspirational Wrestler of the Year. Rosita commented, “HUGE THANK YOU to Impact Wrestling, Dixie Carter, PWI Magazine and all the fans for this amazing award and for their love and support. It means THE WORLD to me and it is truly an honor for myself, my Dad and my family. Thank you.” — Bobby Roode is featured on the cover of the latest issue of The Wrestler. — Chris Masters says his characterRead More

Posted On December 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Eric Bischoff Not At Final Resolution, Opening Match Announced

– Eric Bischoff, the Executive Director of TNA Wrestling, is not backstage at tonight’s Final Resolution pay-per-view event in Orlando, Florida. This is the first pay-per-view event since Hulk Hogan and Bischoff joined the company that neither individual were in attendance. — The official Facebook page of Impact Wrestling has posted photos of this past weekend’s Coastal Chaos Cruise. — TNA Wrestling president Dixie Carter has announced that Final Resolution will kick off with Christopher Daniels vs. Rob Van Dam. “Should be a great way to start the PPV,” CarterRead More