- The following is confirmed for tonight’s episode of TNA Impact Wrestling: * The fallout from Hardcore Justice * New Knockouts Champion Madison Rayne will appear * The final weeks begin of Bound For Glory Series matches with Magnus vs. Samoa Joe, Jeff Hardy vs. Bully Ray and Daniels vs. AJ Styles – It appears TNA star Crimson has been sent back to TNA’s developmental program at Ohio Valley Wrestling. He made a surprise appearance at last night’s OVW show and defeated Randy Royal. Crimson cut a promo after theRead More
WWE will be releasing a Collector’s Edition of the 2003 DVD, “Brock Lesnar: Here Comes the Pain.” The three-disc DVD and two-disc Blu-ray will be released in North America on October 30th. Some of the matches on the release will be from Brock’s first run in WWE plus some of his OVW matches against John Cena and Batista. The set will also include interviews since Brock has returned to WWE this year. Brock’s Extreme Rules match against Cena will be a Blu-ray exclusive. The 3-Disc DVD and 2-Disc Blu-Ray willRead More
Mr. Anderson joined Washington Redskins defensive end Adam Carriker and Chuck Carroll on this week’s “4th & Pain”—the only pro wrestling show hosted by an NFL player. More information on the show is available at 4thandpain.com. Highlights from the interview are as follows: Is he still happy in pro wrestling?: “I really am. And I think I’ve been reinvigorated. I took some time off a few months back… I took about four months off and took care of some personal things and just cleared my head. I’ve been in theRead More
- Cliff “Domino” Compton recently appeared on Sports Town Chicago’s Top Rope. Here are some of the highlights from the interview: On a TV return: “…I’m working with them to try to get something done. It’s just the matter of timing and the idea and all that. There’s going to be some changes on TNA coming up; you’ll see some new faces and stuff, but I think they’re putting on a great show right now and I’m not just saying that because I talk to them but I really do.Read More
- MMA star and TNA talent King Mo Lawal told MMAJunkie.com that is about two months away from going to TNA’s developmental program at OVW in Louisville, Kentucky. Lawal said his knee should be 95% to 100% by then. Lawal also talked about an upcoming training session with WWE announcer Booker T and mentioned how he would like for UFC star Rampage Jackson to come be his tag team partner in TNA. – There continues to be a lot of praise within TNA for World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode. OneRead More
- TNA returns to The Tabernacle in Atlanta, Georgia on September 7th, 2012 at 7:30 PM. Tickets go on sale June 29th, 2012 at 10 AM. – TNA will be broadcasting live segments during tonight’s iMPACT! Wrestling broadcast via YouTube. They will also be broadcasting a live post-game show as they have the last few weeks. – Tonight’s TNA TNA GutCheck challenge will feature the competition’s first-ever female competitor. We’re told it will be OVW regular Taeler Hendrix. (Source: PWInsider)Read More
* TNA referee Earl Hebner recently re-signed with TNA through 2013. He wrote on Twitter: “I signed with TNA for 2013! This is home for me when I leave, my ref shirt, & boots will b hanging on TNA ring ropes.” * TNA has been talking about using Douglas Williams in the role of an agent or a trainer at OVW. He hasn’t been used much lately and they don’t have any storylines for him. * TNA will be creating a custom throne for MMA star King Mo to useRead More
During a recent interview with the One Wrestling Show podcast, TNA executive Eric Bischoff addressed Scott Stener’s recent Twitter rants against him and revealed new details about the additional format changes coming to Impact Wrestling. Here are some highlights of what Bischoff said about: Scott Steiner’s Twitter Rants Against Him & Hogan: “I know that Scott has been saying some pretty negative things about a lot of different people. I haven’t read them, so I don’t know. I’ve seen a couple of them, some of them have been forwarded toRead More

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

Lance Storm Speaks On Jericho-Punk WM28 Match, Dolph Ziggler

Lance Storm Talks About Jericho-CM Punk Match Posted by Steve Carrier on 03/23/2012 at 06:34 PM The UK Sun has an interview with Lance Storm, here are a few highlights. Chris Jericho vs. CM Punk at WrestleMania: “I think Jericho and Punk are really going to knock people’s socks off. When Chris came up to Calgary to chip off the ring rust before his latest return, he knew at that point where it was going and he and I pitched ideas and threw stuff back and forth. There’s a goodRead More

Posted On February 2, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News

John Morrison Talks Leaving WWE, Favorite Moments, McMahon

Former WWE superstar John Morrison, who is now competing as John Hennigan, spoke to the UK’s SportsVibe to promote his upcoming appearance at the WWFX wrestling show in Manilla, Phillapines. Here are some highlights of what Hennigan said about: The MNM Tag Team: “What I loved about MNM was that it was our idea, us being Melina, Mercury, and myself. We were MNM in OVW (developmental wrestling) for a year before we were brought up to Smackdown. MNM was the first time I really felt at home in wrestling.” HisRead More
– TNA Wrestling’s official website, ImpactWrestling.com, has been restored after it was hacked twice Sunday evening. Visitors to the site were greeted with a black screen and a message reading “I LOVE YOU MINDY.” The statement was accompanied by a graphic of an eagle drapped in the flag of Algeria. — Matt Morgan, who trained at Ohio Valley Wrestling while the promotion was affiliated with WWE, commented on TNA Wrestling’s partnership with the league. “Ecstatic that TNA has new deal in place for OVW to be used as our developmentalRead More

Posted On November 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

TNA Reaches Agreement With Ohio Valley Wrestling

TNA IMPACT WRESTLING ANNOUNCES EXCLUSIVE TRAINING PROGRAM AT OVW Focus On Development Key To TNA NASHVILLE, TN (November 7, 2011)– TNA IMPACT WRESTLING announces that they are entering into an exclusive relationship with Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW), effective immediately, as the official training and developmental facility for TNA’s current and future stars of TNA IMPACT WRESLTING. Former wrestling star and OVW owner Danny Davis will work closely with TNA SVP of Programming and Talent Relations Bruce Prichard in the development of the talent through training, live events, and weekly televisionRead More

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

Lance Storm Kills Rumors On Working With WWE Developmental

Lance Storm has clarified his statement about the possibility of working with WWE Developmental in a recent interview. In a release on his website, Storm asserted that he is not currently in negotiations with WWE to open a developmental territory in Canada, despite several rumor sites claiming otherwise. No such claim was made here at PWMania.com. Storm went on to say the following: “In the interview we were talking about WWE’s recent visit to Alberta and the fact that I attended both RAW and SmackDown. Arda [Ocal] asked if IRead More

Posted On March 14, 2011By Keelan BaldersonIn News

OVW Star Debuts At Victory Road

The unidentified “fan” who attempted to interfere during the Matt Morgan vs. Hernandez First Blood Match at last night’s Victory Road PPV, was “The Lowrider” Matt Barela from OVW. Barela is a former OVW Heavyweight champion. No word on his specific contract as of yet. Link: Why You Should Boycott The UK Census!Read More

Posted On November 11, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn Indy News

Ohio Valley Wrestling To Host 4 Events In 4 Days In December

Ohio Valley Wrestling sent PWMania.com the following: Ohio Valley Wrestling (OVW) is proud to announce that their headquarters, the Davis Arena in Louisville, Kentucky, will host 4 great wrestling events in a 4 day period December 8th through the 11th. This follows on the heels of the announcement of their two day tryout camp/training seminar at the Arena December 4th and 5th, which will see wrestlers from all over the country being seen, trained and evaluated by the OVW staff, OVW matchmaker and ROH on HDNet Executive Producer Jim Cornette,Read More

Posted On October 27, 2010By Daniel PenaIn News

Orton Says He Would Never Quit, Comments On His Matches

The latest issue of WWE Magazine, which hits newsstands next Tuesday, features a candid interview with Randy Orton. The interview was formatted for the reigning WWE Champion to finish a variety of open-ended statements. Highlights from the interview are as follows: The difference between a good match and a great match in WWE is always… How I leave the live audience and how they respond or react. At this past SummerSlam, Sheamus and I had what I consider to be a very good match—the crowd, however, was just kind ofRead More

Posted On September 27, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Matt Hardy Update, Future Of NXT, MMA Star Wants To Wrestle

- Most of the WWE locker room thinks that all of Matt Hardy’s recent behavior is a work, according to a WWE source. Hardy’s latest cry for attention came this weekend, when he announced he suffers from “Dissociative Identity Disorder,” a condition similar to Multiple Personality Disorder. – Speaking of Matt Hardy, he’s been removed from the opening video of WWE SmackDown and has been replaced with footage of Alberto Del Rio. – NXT is expected to move to the WWE website beginning next week as the NXT deal withRead More

Posted On September 27, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Mr. Anderson On A-Hole Promos, WWE Backstage Stories

The following are highlights of a recent interview with Mr. Anderson from the Busted Open radio show: Mr. Anderson on WWE PG rating: “I don’t know how you have guys beating each other up and half-naked women running around and make it a PG… To me it doesn’t make sense. I understand they have investors and things like that to answer to, which kind of sucks in a way. I think when that company went public, that was the start of the sinking ship, that was the little hole inRead More