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Posted On April 15, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

TNA Lockdown PPV Results – April 15, 2012

TNA Lockdown Aired live on pay-per-view Nashville, Tennessee at Municipal Auditorium – The pre-show consisted of a lot of hype, a Dixie Carter interview, and ODB and Eric Young challenging Sarita and Rosita to a Knockouts Tag Title match. The pre-show was hosted by Jeremy Borash and Christy Hemme… – The actual pay-per-view opened with footage from “earlier today” of James Storm loading up his truck with his gear. He said Bobby Roode made it personal by bringing his family into it. Storm added that this is the biggest matchRead 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

Posted On February 12, 2012By PWMania.com StaffIn News, Results

TNA Against All Odds PPV Results – February 12, 2012

TNA Against All Odds Aired live on pay-per-view Orlando, Florida at the Impact Zone The show opened with a shot of Jeff Hardy arriving at the building. He was approached by a cameraman, who mentioned the title match and asked whether tonight was his night. Hardy smiled and then entered an authorized personnel door… A video opened the show… Pryo went off in the building. Mike Tenay introduced the show and was joined by Jeremy Borash on commentary. They did not acknowledge the absence of Taz and instead went intoRead More

Posted On January 10, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

Kurt Angle Interview – Says 2011 Was A Subpar Year For TNA

Kurt Angle appeared on Busted Open, which airs every Monday, Wednesday and Friday on Sirius 92 and XM 208 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Highlights from the interview are as follows: 2011 for TNA: “I think that 2011 was a subpar year, I think We did a lot of things right and a lot of things wrong. The most important thing I would say is the lack of communication within the writing and creative team. When you have a written show and you present that to everybody and then theyRead More

Posted On October 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 10/27

Credit to TNAInsider.com for these spoiler results: James Storm promo: Storm has brand new country entrance music. He talks about how much winning the world title means to him. He brings out Fortune and tells Roode that he should be next in line for a title shot. He then says that after him maybe he’ll give Styles and Kazarian shots at the title as well. That brings out Samoa Joe. Joe complains about James Storm playing favorites and that he’s not unlike Immortal in that he wants to keep theRead More

Posted On August 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Samoa Joe To WWE?, Hardy Boys Update, Brooke Hogan Poses Nude

- Those close to the situation note that Samoa Joe has been talking seriously about looking at joining WWE when his contract expires in several months. – TNA has reportedly not brought back Matt Hardy or Jeff Hardy to TV yet because the company wants them both to check into rehab but they have refused. – Hulk Hogan and his daughter Brooke will unveil her new nude photo for a PETA campaign on his birthday in Miami this Saturday. A Hogan representative said: “The photos at the exhibit are veryRead More

Posted On August 11, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* Impact Wrestling Taping Results For 8/25

- Thanks to Eric for the following TNA Impact Wrestling spoilers from Wednesday’s tapings in Orlando. These will air on two weeks, August 25th: * First they re-taped the X Division Gauntlet match from Tuesday’s tapings with Alex Shelley, Tony Nese, Kid Kash, Austin Aries, Zema Ion, Robbie E., Mark Haskins and Jesse Sorrensen. Aries won the #1 contendership and did an interview with Christy Hemme which brought out Brian Kendrick and they brawled. * The 8/25 tapings kicked off with Kurt Angle coming out. He called Crimson to theRead More

Posted On June 27, 2011By Jim LaMottaIn Columns

Dr. Wrestling:Can the X Division rebuild TNA?

It was nearly a decade ago that a new and innovative style of wrestling would emerge that put TNA on the map. The matches were mostly aerial spectacles and would be known as the X Division. Certainly, the division had peaks and valleys, with AJ vs. Daniels vs. Joe five years ago being an example of the former, while the booking disaster of making the division almost irrelevant a few years ago being an example of the latter. However, despite any typical TNA booking, the X Division is without aRead More

Posted On June 15, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoiler* Main Event Set For TNA’s Destination X PPV

It was announced at the Impact Wrestling tapings this week, which will air on SpikeTV next week, that TNA’s upcoming Destination X PPV will be headlined by AJ Styles vs Samoa Joe vs Christopher Daniels, in a rematch from the classic three-way bouts they have had in the past. Be sure to check out our complete June 23rd Impact Taping spoiler results.Read More
Samoa Joe and Crimson participated in a bar fight angle over the weekend that TNA Wrestling publicized Wednesday on the company website: Officials Investigating Samoa Joe’s attack on Crimson – New Footage & Details Fans started emailing us on Wednesday afternoon regarding a video circulating the internet of Samoa Joe assaulting Crimson in a bar from this past Saturday. IMPACT WRESTLING officials are looking into the matter, but have declined to comment thus far. You can watch the footage below, which was shot by another customer. We obtained the videoRead More

Posted On May 16, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Taping Results For 5/19

Thanks to TNAInsider.com for the following spoilers: * Immortal minus Hulk Hogan come out to begin the show with an in-ring promo. Brian Kendrick interrupts and all the X Division comes out as well. A huge brawl ensues as Fortune hits the ring. * TNA X Division Champion Kazarian vs. Abyss is announced for later tonight as well as Amazing Red vs. Samoa Joe and Generation Me vs. Eric Bischoff & Matt Hardy. * Rosita, Sarita & Madison Rayne vs. TNA Knockout Women’s Champion Mickie James, Tara and Miss TessmacherRead More
– In a follow-up on last week’s iMPACT!, the show drew 1,544,000 viewers overall, with a 1.13 cable rating. — It’s said that Kazuchika Okada was shoehorned into the role of Samoa Joe’s lackey because TNA Wrestling officials ‘feel obligated’ to use him due to a working agreement with New Japan Pro Wrestling. Okada, whom the company signed a year ago, was completely relegated to Xplosion until last month when he was revealed as the camera man whom Joe had hired to follow “The Pope” D’Angelo Dinero. — Mickie James’Read More
– Sting was recently removed from the TNA Wrestling website, which led many people within the organization to claim that contract negotiations between both parties broke down. However, others within the organization believe the roster edit is a swerve designed to lead people to believe that he is no longer with the company. — Heavyonwrestling.com is advertising Ric Flair for an autograph signing on Friday, May 27 at Grandma’s Sports Garden in Duluth, Minnesota. — Kazuchika Okada’s new character was inspired by Kato from The Green Hornet series. The wordRead More

Posted On December 18, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Samoa Joe Signs New Contract With TNA, Dixie Carter Comments

After his previous long-term deal with TNA Wrestling expired earlier this month, former TNA champion Samoa Joe has signed a new deal with the company. TNA President Dixie Carter wrote on Twitter this afternoon: “Proud to report the re-signing of Samoa Joe! I feel good knowing that I have a focused & determined Samoan on my side. Congrats to us both!” There had been reports this week that despite Joe’s free agency, there was little to no interest from WWE. The word making the rounds is that Joe’s new TNARead More

Posted On December 8, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Jeff Hardy In Court Today, Mickie & Tara Praise, Samoa Joe

- Jeff Hardy is due to return to court today in Moore County, North Carolina. This stems from Hardy’s drug charges some time ago. – Samoa Joe is technically free and clear from all contractual obligations to TNA right now, but both parties are still in discussion. Joe is available to work the tapings this week should TNA want to use him. – Many backstage are impressed with both Mickie James and Tara working through injuries this week. As reported, Tara has suffered an elbow injury, while Mickie hurt herRead More

Posted On December 1, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Bret Hart Says He Would Work For TNA; Issues w/ Hogan, More

- In an interview with the UK Sun newspaper, Bret Hart said he would considering work for TNA in the future – but only if Hulk Hogan left the company. Hart told SunSport: “I think TNA is seen as a serious rival by WWE, but not by the actual wrestlers. “TNA’s more of a wrestling show than a company because of the lighter schedule. We all think that competition is better, but WWE normally stamps all over anybody that thinks about taking them on. “TNA’s reached out and got EricRead More

Posted On November 18, 2010By Keelan BaldersonIn News

MMA Star Roy Nelson Sends Feelers To WWE

MMA star and former IFL Heavyweight champion Roy Nelson has reportedly sent feelers to WWE about becoming a wrestler. His status with UFC is not certain after he signed outside of the company with Squared Circle Promotions. One thing that might not be on the side of the 34 year old is his look. He’s more of a Samoa Joe than your stereotypical trim & ripped cage fighter. Link: Podcast: Forced Labour Coming To UK To Pay Off Bankers!Read More

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

*Spoilers* TNA Impact Taping Results For Tonight

TNA Wrestling taped the November 11th edition of TNA Impact from Universal Studios in Orlando, Florida. Thanks to Alex Hernandez and PWInsider for providing us with results. Below are full results: Dark Match *Eduardo Rios defeated Ben Dejo, These guys are the former tag team know as Los Ben Dejos who had a tryout in May. Impact: TNA Impact (Airing November 11th) * Immortal comes out then introduces Jeff Hardy, who cuts a promo. Hulk Hogan comes out and thanks Ric Flair for watching over everything while he was notRead More

Posted On October 19, 2010By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Bret Hart Takes Shots At Bischoff/Hogan, Praises TNA Talent

WWE Hall Of Famer Bret “The Hitman” Hart recently took a few digs at some of TNA’s top dogs in a recent interview with AOL Fanhouse. Hart said of Eric Bischoff, Hulk Hogan and Vince Russo, “After being in WCW and being around them, you start to realize that these guys — Bischoff in particular — never understood or knew anything about wrestling.” “They just struck me as guys that didn’t understand wrestling. To see them working with another company now, to me, I think you’ll eventually see that theyRead More