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Posted On March 29, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Kurt Angle’s Olympic Hopes In Jeopardy Following Injury

Kurt Angle told TMZ Thursday he sustained a major injury which could jeopardize his mission to wrestle at the 2012 Summer Olympics Games.   Angle, who won a gold medal for heavyweight freestyle wrestling at the 1996 Games, called in to TMZ Live and explained, “I injured my hamstring this morning, it is a tear.”   The Impact Wrestling Superstar says the injury occurred during a training session this morning and he has an MRI scheduled for Friday   He says, “I still plan on going [to the Olympics] …Read More

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

Scammers Take Kurt Angle’s Mother For $4,000; Angle Reacts

- According to TMZ, Kurt Angle is looking for a scammer from the Dominican Republic who got his mother for $4,000.   The scammer claimed that her grandson was in a local jail and demanded $4,000 or threatened “severe consequences.” She sent the first $4,000 and then was asked for another $4,000. That’s when she called Kurt.   “I’m gonna find the son of a b—h who did this to my mom,” said Kurt. “I don’t want this happening to anyone else!”   As it turns out, her grandson isRead More

Posted On March 22, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Angle vs. Hardy At Lockdown?, Tonight’s Impact, Sorensen Update

- It hasn’t been announced yet but Kurt Angle says he’s facing Jeff Hardy at the April Lockdown pay-per-view. He wrote: “Looking forward to My Match Against @JeffHardyBrand at#Lockdown. This Will Be the Best Match Of the Year. #itstrue” – Matches for tonight’s TNA Impact Wrestling include Eric Young & ODB vs. Rosita & Sarita, Austin Aries vs. Tony Nese vs. Zema Ion vs. Kid Kash, Samoa Joe & Magnus vs. Mexican America, Kurt Angle vs. Garett Bischoff in a 3 Minute Challenge plus James Storm vs. Kazarian & DanielsRead More

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

Kurt Angle Posts Interesting Tweets; Mentions Austin & HBK

- It was an interesting night for Kurt Angle on Twitter last night. Angle posted several controversial tweets, some of which you can read below and some that have since been deleted. He also sent tweets to Shawn Michaels and Steve Austin however there has been no response for the pair. “I’m training for Olympics. Every Wrestler is terrified of me that they will get tired” “@steveaustinBSR @ShawnMichaels But Could Either of U take Me as a Shoot? Be Honest! I Respect You Both!” “@steveaustinBSR @ShawnMichaels by the way! IRead More

Posted On March 18, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

TNA Victory Road PPV Results – March 18, 2012

- The 2012 TNA Victory Road pay-per-view opens up with a video package for tonight’s No Holds Barred match between Sting and Bobby Roode. – We go to the Impact Zone where Taz and Mike Tenay are on commentary. – We go to the ring and out comes Bully Ray. Ray comes out to heat from the crowd. Ray says he is trending worldwide because he’s holding this pay-per-view hostage. He says the fans get nothing tonight unless he gets what he wants – his match with James Storm toRead More
“The Living Legend” Bruno Sammartino appeared on Busted Open with Doug Mortman and Dave LaGreca, which airs Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Sirius 92 and XM 207. Highlights from his interview are as follows: The WWE Hall of Fame and Vince McMahon: “Okay, first of all, let’s talk about the Hall of Fame. You see what people don’t understand about this Hall of Fame, they say that I’m being stubborn now. That’s not true. The first year he came out with the Hall of Fame,Read More

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

More Details On Jeff Hardy Missing Tuesday’s TNA Tapings

- As noted before, Jeff Hardy did not work the Tuesday night TNA Impact Wrestling tapings because he became ill and word going around was that he had a case of food poisoning. Hardy was scheduled to be Garett Bischoff’s mystery partner in a main event against Gunner and his partner, Kurt Angle, on the March 8th show. Instead, Eric Bischoff appeared at the end of the tapings and teased that the match would happen at Wednesday night’s tapings. TNA will likely tape the match on Wednesday night, if HardyRead 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

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

Taz On Missing PPV, Sorensen Update, NY Giant Set For Impact

- New York Giants football player Brandon Jacobs will be replacing teammate Jason Pierre-Paul at tonight’s TNA Impact Wrestling tapings. Jacobs is expected to do an angle with Kurt Angle. – Jesse Sorensen spent last night in a Florida Intensive Care Unit. – As noted before, Taz missed Against All Odds because of a death in the family. He wrote on Twitter: “My wifes brother passed on Sat’ night, great man. I wouldve NEVER had a career if it wasn’t for him. Gave me the $ to go to wrestlingRead More

Posted On February 12, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

J.R. On Sting & Angle Appearing For WWE, HBK Returning To TV

Jim Ross has published a new blog entry on his official website. Highlights are as follows: Thoughts on Curt Hennig nine years after his passing: “Thoughts on the late, Curt Hennig?” Obviously, he died too soon. I loved being around him. He was the life of the party and made everyone laugh. Loved his approach to life as in making every day fun and, granted, some days he had too much fun. I’ve never worked with anyone more ‘natural’ than Curt Hennig as he had ‘it’ early on and justRead More

Posted On January 27, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Hulk Hogan Wrestles At TNA Show, Kurt Angle Praises CM Punk

– Hulk Hogan competed in his first match since October at Impact Wrestling’s “2012 Maximum Impact IV” Tour event in Nottingham, England Thursday. After the main event match of Bobby Roode and James Storm ended in disqualification, a six-man tag team match was set up with Hogan, Storm and Sting vs. Roode, Bully Ray and Kurt Angle. Hogan took no bumps and the opposition sold his offense. Hogan hit the Big boot on Roode, which was followed by Storm nailing Roode with the Atomic Leg Drop for the pinfall victory.Read More
Don’t miss Thursday’s TNA IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV at 9/8c, featuring the aftermath of the “Genesis” Pay-Per-View as the road to the February “Against All Odds” begins! If you can’t watch it on Thursday night, make sure to set your DVR to record it so you don’t miss any of the Total Nonstop Action! Here is a preview of Thursday’s broadcast: – Bobby Roode is STILL the World Heavyweight Champion, having beaten “The Charismatic Enigma” Jeff Hardy in controversial fashion at Sunday’s Genesis, earning a disqualification by attacking theRead More
James Storm appeared on Busted Open, which airs every Monday and Wednesday on Sirius 92 and XM 207 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Highlights from the interview are as follows: Storm on his short TNA Title reign: “Like you said, it was a little bitter sweet, but it kind of makes me want it more now to go after it. I wasn’t really after the world title to say. It was kind of Bobby Roode’s spotlight moment with him and Kurt Angle and all this. I wasn’t told that IRead More

Posted On November 15, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Angle On Whether He Will Return To WWE, Nash Leaving TNA

“Sports Axxess” on PW 24/7 Radio with Kurt Angle Hosts: Jerry Sorrentino, James Jefferson, and Joey Image Full episode available at PW247radio.com Kurt Angle on the hamstring injury he had to work through during his title defenses against Bobby Roode and James Storm: “I did have to be careful of the injury when I wrestled James Storm at the TV tapings. I gave it all I could, which was only one minute of wrestling. I’ve only missed nine days but now I’m back to Olympic form. It was just aRead More

Posted On November 9, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kurt Angle Receives Fine In Reckless Driving Case From Arrest

A Virginia judge has ordered Kurt Angle must pay a $1,500 fine stemming from his reckless driving charge back when he got when arrested in September on suspicion of drunk driving. He will not serve any jail time and his license will not be suspended. Angle was not in court on Tuesday when his lawyer plead No Contest on his behalf He was originally charged with DUI but was only tried for the reckless driving charge. Angle’s lawyer says when he was pulled over for swerving on the road afterRead More

Posted On October 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* TNA Wrestler Comments On Major Event At Tapings

Warning: This article contains a MAJOR *SPOILER* for Thursday’s Impact Wrestling: James Storm captured the TNA World Title at Tuesday’s Impact taping, defeating Kurt Angle in the main event of the show. Storm tweeted the following comments following his title victory: “One hell of a belt buckle I won tonight. Thanks to all the fans,family and friends. This is for my dad in heaven I used to watch wrestling with 20 years ago. Love you all. @IMPACTWRESTLING champion of the world. I’ve busted my ass for the last 15 yearsRead More

Posted On October 19, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 10/20

Results Courtesy of PWInsider.com: Impact started off with Sting coming to the ring. He talked about how he vowed to do two things when Hogan and Bischoff came into power in TNA 18 months ago. One was to put the company back in Dixie Carter’s hands. The second was to bring back the ‘real Hulk Hogan’. Sting talked about one defining moment at Bound for Glory on Sunday night. There was someone who decided to do the right thing and he wants that person to come to the ring. HulkRead More
James Storm defeated Kurt Angle at tonight’s Impact Wrestling taping in Orlando, Florida to capture the TNA World Heavyweight Championship. Storm defeated Angle in approximately three minutes via Last Call. He celebrated his title victory with the crowd and members of Fortune. Sting became the new authority figure of TNA Wrestling at the beginning of the show and in his first move, had Angle face Storm in the main event. PHOTOS & VIDEO – James Storm win the TNA title ->Read More

Posted On October 18, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Report: Two Top TNA Stars Hurting After Bound For Glory

The Wrestling Observer is reporting that both Hulk Hogan and Kurt Angle were said to be hurting following their bouts at Bound For Glory last night. Hogan was said to be especially hurting after his match against Sting. The referee did throw up the “X” sign following Kurt Angle’s match, and he needed to be assisted to the back following the bout. As previously reported, Angle was injured heading into his match against Roode, and while the announce team put it over as a case of Angle training too hardRead More