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Posted On March 23, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

This Week’s Impact Wrestling Rating Rises

This week’s episode of Impact Wrestling garnered a 1.09 rating with 1.49 million viewers. The number was up from the previous two weeks, which both scored a 1.03 cable rating with 1.4 million viewers.Read More
ImpactWrestling.com has released the official preview for this Thursday’s episode of Impact Wrestling. Preview Thursday’s IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c. If you can’t watch it Thursday, make sure to set your DVR to record it so you don’t miss any of the action! – Witness the aftermath of the “Victory Road” Pay-Per-View event – What will be the fallout from the brutal PPV main event, as World Champion Bobby Roode faced Sting? What is Sting’s condition? What will be the fallout from what Roode did to TNA PresidentRead More
– Josh Lewis, who hosts Repo Games on Spike TV, will appear on this Thursday’s episode of Impact Wrestling. The announcement was made during Victory Road as Lewis was shown sitting ringside. It is unknown whether Josh will compete in a match, but according to a report published on TMZ.com on Saturday, the life-long wrestling fan plans to “get physical.” — Sunday at Victory Road, Devon answered Robbie E’s open challenge and defeated him to capture the TNA Television Championship. Brooke Hogan, daughter of Hulk Hogan, became involved with theRead More
ImpactWrestling.com has released the official preview for this Thursday’s episode of Impact Wrestling. Preview Thursday’s IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c, as the road to the March 18 “Victory Road” Pay-Per-View event continues! If you can’t watch it on Thursday, make sure to set your DVR so you don’t miss any of the action – World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode and Sting will have their contract signing – what will happen just days before Victory Road? – What’s next in the ongoing family feud between Garett Bischoff and hisRead 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
ImpactWrestling.com has released the official preview for this Thursday’s episode of Impact Wrestling. Preview Thursday’s can’t-miss IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c, as the road to the March 18 “Victory Road” Pay-Per-View event continues! If you can’t watch it on Thursday, make sure to set your DVR so you don’t miss any of the action! – What’s next in the war between Sting and World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode? With their battle at Victory Road drawing closer, will the mind games continue Thursday on IMPACT? – After what heRead More
– Mr. Anderson, who has not appeared on TNA Wrestling programming since November, will return on next Thursday’s episode of Impact Wrestling. “To everyone who has asking about my vacation for the past few months: I’m back next week,” he wrote Friday on Twitter. The former Mr. Kennedy took two months off for personal reasons but hasn’t been used since a house show tour in January due to creative’s directive to not showcase wrestlers on television without a storyline. — The February 24 Impact Wrestling live event in Upper Marlboro,Read More
– The March 1 episode of Impact Wrestling scored a 0.993 cable rating, which marks as the program’s lowest number of 2012. Last week’s show drew a 1.19. Impact Wrestling averaged 1.33 million viewers over the course of two hours, down from last week’s average of 1.58 million. The first hour of the show drew 1.02 cable rating before dropping to 0.965 in the second. — Dodge City Daily Globe conducted an interview with Christopher Daniels promoting Saturday’s Impact Wrestling World Tour event at United Wireless Arena in Dodge City,Read More

Posted On February 28, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA Knockout Has Wardrobe Malfunction, Rosita Praises Sarita

– Sarita celebrated her ten-year anniversary in professional wrestling last Wednesday—she competed in her first match on February 22, 2002 in Fort Smith, Northwest Territories, Canada. Mexican America mate Rosita went on Twitter to show her appreciation for her tag team partner and friend. She writes, “Special shout to my cuz, big sister & one of my best friends in the whole world, Sarah Stock aka SARITA in celebrating her 10th year in the wrestling business. She is BY FAR one of the strongest people I have ever known andRead More
– Austin Aries’ message on Twitter last week dismissing Sting has been turned into an angle. The X Division Champion wrote following Thursday’s Impact Wrestling, “I guess ‘I’m done’ is code for ‘I’m booking myself in another PPV main event.’ Yet the X Division champ can’t sniff a main event… #Shocker.” He then pulled the message and wrote, “Apparently this straw over-stirred the drink.” TNA staff said Monday they “reached out to Aries” for comment, but he responded “No comment.” Sting wrote Monday, “Tension building. Goal accomplished. #whining ≠ #winning.”Read More

Posted On February 27, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Kendrick’s TNA Departure Confirmed, Sarita Thanks Wrestling

– A source within TNA Wrestling has confirmed that Brian Kendrick was released from his contract with the organization after his bio was removed from ImpactWrestling.com last week. Kendrick disappeared from television in November. It was speculated last month that he was parting ways with TNA but company sources said he was still under contract. He is accepting independent dates and is scheduled to appear for Family Wrestling Entertainment next month in New York City. — Sarita celebrated her ten-year anniversary in professional wrestling last Wednesday. She posted a messageRead More

Posted On February 26, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Impact Preview – Two Matches Announced, Angle To Talk Hardy

ImpactWrestling.com has released the official preview for this Thursday’s episode of Impact Wrestling. Preview Thursday’s can’t-miss IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c, as the road to the March 18 “Victory Road” Pay-Per-View event continues! – Sting dropped a bombshell on Bobby Roode this past week, telling the World Champion that he would battle him at “Victory Road” on March 18! Roode’s actions have unleashed Sting’s maniacal side – and now “The Icon” wants revenge. He doesn’t want the World Title – he just wants to annihilate Roode! How willRead More
On Thursday’s Impact Wrestling, Sting said he was going to put on his boots, tights and war paint and kick the “living crap” out of Bobby Roode at Victory Road. The match has been officially announced on ImpactWrestling.com. Roode’s title, however, will not be on the line. Two title matches have been announced for the event; X Division Champion Austin Aries vs. Zema Ion and Women’s Knockouts Champion Gail Kim vs. Madison Rayne. Challenge Match World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode vs. Sting X Division Championship Match X Division Champion AustinRead More

Posted On February 20, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Ric Flair Misses Advertised Appearance, TNA Knockout Turns 35

– Ric Flair did not appear as advertised for Sunday’s TNA Impact Wrestling World Tour event at Glenville State College’s Lilly Gymnasium in Glenville, West Virginia. “The Nature Boy” was featured on promotional posters and advertised on the Impact Wrestling website to accompany Gunner for a singles match against Garett Bischoff. — According to the Broadcasters’ Audience Research Board, Impact Wrestling on Challenge TV drew 208,000 viewers. The previous week’s show drew 278,000 viewers. — TNA Women’s Knockout Champion Gail Kim turns 35 years old Monday. — ShopTNA.com has releasedRead More
– Sting posted a cryptic message on Twitter Friday reading, “I’m done.” The message was retweeted by the official Twitter feed of Impact Wrestling. — Former TNA Women’s Knockout Champion Taylor Wilde, 26, stated on Twitter that she is getting married today. — Christy Hemme is handling ring introductions for this week’s Impact Wrestling live event tour of West Virginia. — James Storm is featured on the cover of the latest issue of Inside Wrestling. Photos of *NEW LOOK* CM PunkRead More

Posted On February 17, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Knockouts Prevent Year-Low Impact Rating, Shelley On Twitter

– The #1 Contender’s Knockout Battle Royal featuring Angelina Love, Brooke Tessmacher, Madison Rayne, Mickie James, ODB, Rosita, Sarita, Tara, Velvet Sky and Winter prevented Thursday’s Impact Wrestling from garnering the show’s lowest rating of the year as the match outdrew the entire show by a sizable margin. Thursday’s show garnered a 1.06 cable rating off hours of 1.02 and 1.10, flat with last week’s year-low 1.06. The #1 Contender’s Knockout Battle Royal, which kicked off the second hour, surged the rating from a 1.04 to a 1.23—an 18.3 percentRead More

Posted On February 14, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Vince Russo Parts Ways With TNA

TNA Wrestling president Dixie Carter announced Tuesday on Twitter that Vince Russo has parted ways with the organization. She writes, “TNA and Vince Russo have mutually parted ways as of this week. The separation is amicable and professional. We are glad for the opportunity to have worked together and wish each other nothing but good luck and success in the future.” As previously reported, Russo was not at Sunday’s Against All Odds nor last night’s Impact Wrestling tapings, sparking rumors of his departure from the organization. Photo of The UndertakerRead More

Posted On February 13, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Videos

Video: TNA Teases World Title Match For Thursday’s Impact

While it hasn’t been officially announced by TNA yet, the following video preview for Thursday’s episode of Impact Wrestling suggests that World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode will defend his title against Jeff Hardy. This week’s show tapes tonight in Orlando.Read More

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

Latest On Jesse Sorensen’s Injury, Russo Not Backstage At Impact

- Jesse Sorensen actually suffered a broken C-1 vertebrae at TNA’s Against All Odds pay-per-view. This is the top vertebrae of the spine that connects the spine to the skull. Sorensen had lost feeling in his extremities last night and is still hospitalized but able to move his arms and has feeling in them. Earlier this afternoon, Sorensen was able to feel a tingling sensation in his legs but could not move them yet. – New York Giant Brandon Jacobs is already backstage for tonight’s Impact Wrestling tapings in Orlando.Read More