Kurt Angle Tag

Posted On October 17, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

TNA Bound For Glory PPV Results – October 16th, 2011

- The 2011 Bound For Glory pay-per-view pre-show kicks off with Jeremy Borash and Christy Hemme plugging tonight’s card. We get more hype before going to the ring for tonight’s TNA Tag Team Title match. TNA Tag Team Title Match: Ink, Inc. vs. Mexican America We go to the ring and out first comes the team of Shannon Moore and Jesse Neal – Ink Inc. They’ve got their new sidekick with them, I think her name is Toxine? Out next come the TNA Tag Team Champions Anarquia and Hernandez, withRead More

Posted On October 17, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Kurt Angle Reveals When He Will Retire From Wrestling

“Sports Axxess” on PW 24/7 Hosts: Jerry Sorrentino, James Jefferson, and Joey Image Full episode available at http://www.pw247radio.com/ Kurt Angle on his return to collegiate Olympic wrestling: “I’ve been training for the last six months. The training has gone phenomenally well. I didn’t realize I was going catch on this quickly, but you know it’s like getting on a bicycle and riding again. That’s not to say it didn’t go without any injuries here and there. I’ve hurt my Achilles tendon and my hamstring but I’ve been hanging on tightlyRead More

Posted On October 15, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

AJ Styles Responds To Hogan’s Comments Dismissing Roode

AJ Styles has responded to Hulk Hogan’s dismissive comments regarding himself, Bobby Roode and others during an interview Thursday on Busted Open on SiriusXM Radio. He wrote on Twitter, “Frustration setting in when your own guys bury the company that u have worked so hard for…….. Brother!” When asked whether Roode, who will challenge Kurt Angle for the TNA World Heavyweight Champion tomorrow night at Bound for Glory, is ready to be the top guy in the organization, Hogan replied, “Nah, he’s not ready.” The wrestling legend explained, “He’s notRead More

Posted On October 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Hogan Completely Buries Bobby Roode Days Before Bound For Glory

Hulk Hogan taped an appearance with The Busted Open show on Thursday that will air today at 3pm on Sirius Radio and made some rather shocking comments about TNA’s #1 contender Bobby Roode and whether he’s ready to be the top guy in TNA. Here are some highlights about what Hogan said about: Bobby Roode: “Nah, he’s not ready. He’s not the next guy. Ya’ know, they might think he is. Dixie Carter might think he is. The whole world might think he is. He’s not the next guy. IfRead More
– Kurt Angle and Don Curtis have been selected as the 2012 inductees into the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame. The Hall of Fame is located inside the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum in Waterloo, Iowa. The selection committee includes all living Hall of Fame members, all living Frank Gotch Award winners, and a select group of wrestling historians. The selection committee votes for one living and one posthumous inductee. “I can’t think of someone more qualified than Kurt Angle to enter the HallRead More

Posted On October 3, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Dana White Says Kurt Angle Was Unable To Pass UFC Physical

Contrary to the words of Kurt Angle, UFC President Dana White said in last night’s post-pay-per-view press conference that Angle was unable to pass a physical when he was in talks with the company.Read More

Posted On September 30, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Taz Comments On Kurt Angle vs. Bobby Roode, Team Taz Dojo

Taz appeared on this week’s edition of Monday Night Mayhem, which airs every Monday at 7:00 p.m. via MondayNightMayhem.com. Highlights from his interview are as follows: What the evolution of the Team Taz Dojo this year has meant to him personally and professionally: “It’s been awesome. It’s been awesome to deal with young, hungry, dedicated wrestlers. I’m flattered to have the honor to train with these guys and help these guys and ladies. Several of the fellas has gotten the opportunities with Impact Wrestling. As of yet, no one hasRead More

Posted On September 22, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 10/6

TNA taped the October 6th edition of Impact Wrestling last night from the Knoxville Coliseum in Knoxville, Tennessee. Below are full taping results: Impact Wrestling (Airing 10/6 on Spike TV): * Beer Money open the show and they aren’t happy about facing one another tonight. Bobby Roode says it will help him prepare for Bound For Glory and his TNA Championship match against Kurt Angle. They promise to bring all they have in the bout. * Kazarian b. Gunner via disqualification. Gunner actually beat Kaz via submission but when heRead More

Posted On September 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 9/22

- Thanks to Eric for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from Tuesday night’s tapings in Orlando. These will air next week, September 22nd: * Sting opened up and called out Hulk Hogan. Hogan says he won’t wrestle Sting at Bound For Glory because he’s not cleared to perform. Sting shows a clip of Hogan roughing him up a few weeks ago. Sting calls it proof that Hogan still has it. Hogan acts like he’s hurt and says he has nothing to prove because he’s all about business now. EricRead More

Posted On September 12, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Hogan On Angle & Hardys’ Problems, Returning To The Ring

Hulk Hogan 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: On whether he feels pressured to get back in the ring: “You know what it is, brother, it’s not pressure, I want to help. But then when I see myself in the ring, and I see myself on a good day, and I say okay, passable. But when I see myself on a bad day, and I’m trying to swingRead More

Posted On September 10, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

New Match Announced For No Surrender, Impact Rating Slides

– TNA Wrestling announced Friday that Kid Kash will face Jesse Sorensen in a #1 Contender’s Match for the X Division Championship this Sunday at No Surrender. Kash vs. Sorensen is the second X Division Match announced for the pay-per-view event as Brian Kendrick will defend the X Division Championship against Austin Aries. — Madison Rayne has been announced for The Big Event at the Courtyard Marriott 9010 Ditmars Blvd. East Elmhurst, New York on November 11 – 12. Visit www.tmartpromotions.com for more information. — The September 8 episode ofRead More

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

Kurt Angle Says He’s Signed A New 3-Year Deal With TNA

During an interview with Movieline.com earlier this week at the Los Angeles premiere of his new film Warrior, Kurt Angle announced that he recently signed a new 3-year deal with TNA Wrestling. When asked about how much he was acting prior to entering the world of professional wrestling, Angle said: “I was taking classes and I was getting very serious about it. I was also sportscasting — I was a sportscaster in Pittsburgh for Fox, just trying to get in front of the camera a little bit. Then pro wrestlingRead More

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

Kurt Angle’s Lawyer Calls Failed Alcohol Test Inadmissible

The following statement was sent out on Thursday night by Kurt Angle’s attorney C. Todd Gilbert. To recap, Angle was arrested last weekend in Virginia for DUI. Angle issued a statement days later saying he did not break any laws by driving with a 0.6 blood alcohol content, below the state’s legal limit of 0.8. Virginia police then followed up with a statement claiming Angle did blow a 0.6 back at the police station – but he also registered a 0.91 immediately after getting pulled over. Now, Angle’s lawyers areRead More

Posted On September 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Kurt Angle Reveals Main Event For No Surrender Pay-Per-View

Kurt Angle stated in an interview at last night’s Warrior premiere that he will defend the TNA World Heavyweight Championship against Sting and Mr. Anderson in a three-way match at this Sunday’s No Surrender pay-per-view event. Angle, who defends his strap against Anderson on tomorrow night’s episode of IMPACT Wrestling, talked about potentially facing the winner of the Bound for Glory Series at next month’s pay-per-view event. “Our biggest event of the year is Bound for Glory in October. I am wrestling Sting and Mr. Anderson in a triple threatRead More

Posted On September 7, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Eric Bischoff Says He’s Disappointed In Kurt Angle Over DUI Arrest

Eric Bischoff was on Monday Night Mayhem this week and had the following to say about Kurt Angle’s weekend DUI arrest:Read More
– TMZ.com has posted a third article concerning TNA World Heavyweight Champion Kurt Angle’s arrest on Sunday for driving under the influence in Virginia. The 2012 Olympic hopeful was asked by photogs at Los Angeles International Airport if he would be fighting the charges. Angle replied, “Of course.” Kurt Angle’s attorney Frank Smith told TMZ.com that his client was not drunk as he successfully passed a breathalyzer test. — In celebration of Jeff Hardy’s much anticipated return to Impact Wrestling this Thursday on Spike TV, TNA has released a “He’sRead More

Posted On September 5, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Former ECW Star Justin Credible Announces Career Resurrection

The following press release was issued: Tonight we are proud to announce the resurrection of the career of the Hardcore Icon, Justin Credible! The former ECW Champion and WWF/WWE/TNA standout is in the process of arranging a comeback tour. With a new lease on life Justin Credible is exploding onto the social media scene through Twitter and Facebook as well as with some of the most true to life and candid live shows through Justin.tv, answering any and all questions from today’s wrestling headlines to stories of life on theRead More

Posted On September 5, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Kurt Angle Believes He Was Framed In Drunk Driving Arrest

TMZ.com reports that Kurt Angle believes he’s been framed in connection with his arrest Sunday morning on charges of driving under the influence. Kurt Angle’s attorney Frank Smith tells TMZ his client was asked to submit to a breathalyzer test and passed. “We understand Kurt will be entering a plea of not guilty in response to any infractions and/or offenses,” he adds. Sources close to the 2012 Olympic hopeful say the “cops are just trying to make an example of him.” TMZ notes that someone who is not legally drunkRead More

Posted On August 31, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kurt Angle Says He Almost Signed With UFC; Dana White Says No

TNA star Kurt Angle spoke to MMAWeekly.com this week to discuss his training for the United States Olympic Wrestling team and hype his new MMA movie, “Warrior.” During the interview, Angle stated that he came very close to signing with the UFC – but UFC President Dana White has a different view on how things went down. Kurt Angle told MMAWeekly: “I actually contacted Dana White again after the movie. I flew out to meet him once and got a great offer. I contacted him again, I was thinking aboutRead More