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Posted On September 20, 2012By Michael GroomsIn News

TNA Issues Press Release About Impact Remaining Live

TNA “IMPACT WRESTLING” TO REMAIN LIVE ON THURSDAY NIGHTS THROUGH THE END OF 2012 New York, NY – September X, 2012 – – Spike TV’s highly-rated weekly series “IMPACT WRESTLING” will continue to run LIVE in its current 8:00pm timeslot through the end of 2012, it was jointly announced today by Dixie Carter, President, TNA Entertainment, and Kevin Kay, President, Spike TV. The move to broadcasting LIVE has been a ratings boon and has provided a significant rise in the show’s social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, etc. Spike TVRead 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
- The Wrestling Observer reported earlier this week that Bully Ray was considered to be a probable re-sign for TNA, before Ray went on Twitter and hinted that he would be finishing up at Bound For Glory. It’s interesting to note that the two were originally a package deal for TNA but it appears that has changed as Devon has already parted ways with the company. – Gail Kim wants her and Madison Rayne to get a rematch against Knockouts Tag Team Champions ODB and Eric young, who returned toRead More
The following is TNA’s official preview for next week’s live Impact Wrestling on Spike TV: Preview Thursday’s huge LIVE IMPACT broadcast on SpikeTV at 8/7c as the road to the September “No Surrender” Pay-Per-View event continues! Remember – if you can’t watch IMPACT on Thursday night, make sure to set your DVR to record all the action! – Thursday’s IMPACT will feature the final two matches in the annual Bound For Glory Series! “The Charismatic Enigma” Jeff Hardy will battle Samoa Joe in one featured bout, while Rob Van DamRead More

Posted On August 30, 2012By StaffIn Videos

Video: Hulk Hogan Talks Politics On ‘Fox & Friends’

Hulk Hogan appeared on Fox & Friends this morning, you can check out his appearance below. Hogan also noted on Twitter that he was attending the Republican National Convention today. “Walking into RNC ,how did I get hoodwinked into this gimmick? Way cool though!! Can’t wait for Impact tonight. HH”Read More
- At last word, neither Devon or Bully Ray have signed new contracts with TNA. It appears TNA will be going until the last minute with the former tag team champions. – Chavo Guerrero says he’s looking for the next Latina wrestling superstar. He wrote on Twitter: “Ok, who is the next Latina wrestling superstar? I’m searching now. Gotta be Pretty, bilingual & know the wrestling biz, at least a little.” – TNA has added a new Bound For Glory Series match to this week’s Impact Wrestling – Samoa JoeRead More
- Thursday’s TNA Impact Wrestling show drew a 1.15 rating, up from 1.06 the previous week. The show averaged 1.717 million viewers, the largest audience for Impact since February 23. – Radio host Mike Jones of Washington DC’s DC101 spoke to TNA star Jeff Hardy this week to promote TNA’s upcoming BaseBrawl show from the Prince George Stadium next Saturday night, September 1st. Jeff talks about his part in the Bound for Glory Series, learning something new everyday at TNA and how he loves his lawn. Here’s audio of theRead More
- Hulk Hogan returned as “Hollywood” to the storylines on Thursday night’s Impact to side with Sting against Aces & 8s. Hogan appeared backstage and not in front of the live crowd, likely because he’s still recovering from the recent surgery. – TNA finished the Claire Lynch storyline on this week’s episode of Impact Wrestling. She did not appear live but was represented by an attorney character. It was revealed that Claire was never pregnant and that she agreed to blackmail AJ Styles after being approached by Daniels and Kazarian.Read More
- Hulk Hogan will be making his return to TNA TV on next week’s Impact. Hogan is scheduled for the opening segment when Sting and top TNA babyfaces “call out” the Aces & Eights group for a potential fight. – Tiffany (Taryn Terrell) debuted in TNA on tonight’s Impact episode. Taryn played the role of special referee for Madison Rayne vs. Miss Tessmacher for the Knockouts Title. – Miss Tessmacher regained the Knockouts Title from Madison Rayne after dropping the title to Rayne at Hardcore Justice.Read More

Posted On August 16, 2012By StaffIn News, Results

TNA Impact Wrestling Results – August 16, 2012

This week’s live TNA Impact opened with a recap of Bound for Glory Series matches on last week’s Impact and at Sunday’s Hardcore Justice PPV. The video opening also recapped the latest from Aces & Eights. Impact Zone: Live from Orlando, Mike Tenay introduced the show and pligged three BFG Series matches tonight, specifically A.J. Styles vs. Daniels in a “personal” match, Magnus vs. Samoa Joe in a battle of former TNA tag champs and current GHC tag champs, and Bully Ray vs. Jeff Hardy in the main event. AustinRead More
- As reported earlier this week, the woman portraying Claire Lynch—purportedly pregnant with AJ Styles’ child—on Impact Wrestling is Julia Reilly, an Orlando, Florida-based actress and model. She is 36-years-old and has 15 years of acting experience. TNA Wrestling held an audition a few months ago for the role and she was chosen because she resides in Orlando, where Impact is taped, which saves them money on airfare. Reilly also works at Universal Studios Orlando—where Impact is taped—as Olive Oyl by the theme park’s “Popeye” ride. It is something ReillyRead More
IMPACT WRESTLING BECOMES FIRST ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY TO STREAM LIVE TO TWITTER TNA WRESTLING makes history with IMPACT franchise by becoming the first entertainment company on Twitter to stream its “Backstage Access” live NASHVILLE, TN – (August 4, 2012) — TNA WRESTLING made history on the Thursday August 2, 2012 LIVE broadcast of IMPACT WRESTLING by becoming the first entertainment company on Twitter to stream its “Backstage Access” live via its YouTube partner on IMPACT’s Enhanced Twitter Page at IMPACT WRESTLING has pioneered in the field of social media whenRead More

Posted On August 2, 2012By StaffIn News, Results

TNA Impact Wrestling Results – August 2, 2012

The tenth live Impact of TNA’s summer series opened with an immediate shot of the backstage area, where Bobby Roode confronted Austin Aries and Kenny King. Roode and Aries began fighting, then Spike TV rolled credits for the previous show and TNA went back to the fight, which spilled into the Impact Zone. Zema Ion was also involved in the fight. The four-man brawl continued ringside for a few minutes before finally entering the ring to officially start the tag match. 1 — TNA World Hvt. champion AUSTIN ARIES &Read More
Here is the official preview for tonight’s live episode of Impact Wrestling: Preview Thursday’s huge LIVE broadcast as the road to the August 12 “Hardcore Justice” Pay-Per-View event continues: – The broadcast will feature the IMPACT in-ring wrestling debut of Chavo Guerrero! -Last week accusations flew that James Storm may be involved with Aces and 8s. Could there possibly be any truth to these rumors? – IMPACT will feature a HUGE Bound For Glory Series main event match as Olympic Gold Medalist Kurt Angle battles “Cowboy” James Storm! The competitionRead More
- Samoa Joe and Magnus are the new GHC Tag Team Champions for Japanese promotion Pro Wrestling Noah. They captured the belts Sunday in Tokyo from Akitoshi Saito and Jun Akiyama, ending their seventh-month reign. Magnus wrote on Twitter, “New GHC/ Pro-Wrestling NOAH World Tag Team Champions… @SamoaJoe and yours truly. Ryogoku Sumo Hall Tokyo, it was an honor!” Christopher Daniels also competed at the event, NOAH Great Voyage, losing to GHC Junior Heavyweight Champion Yoshinobu Kanemaru. – The Miami Herald published an article acknowledging Chavo Guerrero’s arrival to TNARead More

Posted On July 21, 2012By StaffIn News

Thursday’s Impact Wrestling Viewers Up From Last Week

Thursday’s edition of Impact Wrestling on Spike TV not rank in the Top 50 on cable TV for the second consecutive week. This is largely due to DirecTV viewers blacked out due to a dispute between DirecTV and Viacom. The estimated rating for Impact is in the 0.8 range, the official number for the show should be available early next week. Impact Wrestling garnered 1.316 million viewers, according to TV By The Numbers. This is up almost 19% from last week’s show, which reached a two-year-low.Read More

Posted On July 12, 2012By StaffIn News, Results

Impact Wrestling Results – July 12, 2012

The seventh live Impact of TNA’s summer series opened with still shots and Mike Tenay’s voice narrating footage of Austin Aries capturing the TNA World Title from Bobby Roode at the Destination X PPV on Sunday night. Video package: TNA transitioned to a standard intro video updating viewers on the Bound for Glory Series and the Bully Ray vs. Joseph Park feud. Impact Zone: Live in the arena, Christy Hemme introduced Bully Ray to start the show. Tenay said they will hear from Aries later tonight, but they start withRead More
Here is the official preview for this Thursday’s episode of Impact Wrestling: Preview Thursday’s block of TNA IMPACT WRESTLING on SpikeTV (Remember – watch the new “Rewind” broadcast starting at 7/6c, then IMPACT at the new time of 8/7c) – Witness the aftermath of the Destination X Pay-Per-View event! Who will be the World Heavyweight Champion on Thursday after Sunday’s PPV main event – Bobby Roode or Austin Aries? Tune in and find out! – Plus, the broadcast will feature the NEW X Division Champion that will be crowned atRead More
- Rosita, who has not appeared on Impact Wrestling since April 17, says she is still affiliated with TNA Wrestling despite her lengthy absence. “For those who keep asking, YES I am still with iMPACT Wrestling,” she wrote on Twitter. “And don’t you worry, I plan on returning and making an IMPACT ‪#nevergiveup‬.” – Chris Masters was asked via Twitter whether he is joining TNA Wrestling after participating in a dark match prior to the June 14 Impact Wrestling broadcast. He responded, “Ask [Dixie Carter]. She said she would beRead More