Posted On May 21, 2012By Owen PattersonIn News

Huge News: Ric Flair Gone From TNA Wrestling? Full Details

According to sources, people close to Ric Flair and TNA have confirmed that the two sides are at a major impasse, as there is a ton of heat on Flair for conduct outside the ring. One TNA source described the situation as, “being at the point it’s not worth keeping Flair around.” There have reportedly been a number of incidents involving Flair at local establishments and bars in Orlando since coming to the company. Sources say that Flair was banned from drinking at the Hard Rock Cafe in Citiwalk dueRead More
- As noted before, TNA has re-signed X Division Champion Austin Aries to a new deal. PWInsider reports that he’s only signed for an extra year. – Hulk Hogan will be starring in a new movie called Zombie Hamlet. Hogan will play a character named Mr. MacBeth. Here’s the trailer:Read More

Posted On May 20, 2012By StaffIn News

TNA Re-signs X Division Champion Austin Aries; Aries Comments

TNA X Division Champion Austin Aries revealed this weekend that he has re-signed a new deal with TNA. Here’s what the former Ring of Honor star wrote on his Facebook: “Amidst their recent signings, I’m happy to say I’ve also re-signed with TNA. I’m excited for this next year, and see #GREAT things ahead…”Read More

Posted On May 19, 2012By StaffIn News

Kurt Angle Speaks On New TNA Going Live, Facing King Mo & More

Jeremy Borash recently interviewed Kurt Angle for TNA’s Youtube channel. Here are the highlights. On TNA going live at 8 PM on May 31st: “I think 8 PM live is the best thing TNA could do. There’s nothing like being in front of a live crowd with live TV. The whole world is watching. It definitely separates the pros from the amateurs. Doing it every week live is going to be incredible for the company. “I love the time slot: 8 to 10. We’re going to be able to reallyRead More

Posted On May 19, 2012By StaffIn Indy News

Ex-TNA Star Joins DG:USA & More Various Indy News & Notes

– Tony Nese, who was just released from his TNA contract, will be back working dates for Dragon Gate USA. Nese worked for the company prior to signing with TNA. — EVOLVE and Dragon Gate USA have announced that Sami Callihan has been suspended, and will not work the company’s July dates. This is a storyline. — Johnny Gargano vs. Chuck Taylor for the Open the Freedom Gate Championship is set for the next set of shows. — WSA/NYWC worker Marti Belle will be working dates with the company. BelleRead More

Posted On May 18, 2012By StaffIn News

X-Pac Backstage At NXT Tapings, Over The Limit Match, Raw News

- Former WWE and TNA wrestler Sean Waltman was backstage at last night’s WWE NXT taping. – Cody Rhodes vs. Santino Marella may be added to the over the Limit Pay-Per-View line up. – The WWE Raw house show on July 20th, 2012 will be held at the Mississippi Coliseum in Jackson, Mississippi. Tickets go on sale June 8th, 2012. (Source: More

Posted On May 18, 2012By StaffIn News

TNA Wrestler Signs New 3 Year Deal, Kid Kash Update & More

- TNA star Gunner announced on Friday that he’s signed a new deal that will keep him in TNA through 2015. He tweeted @TNA_Gunner: “Proud to say I’ve signed 3 more years with Impact wrestling aka TNA! I will make the most out of this! World Champion? Oneday, ya damn rite” – TNA referee Earl Hebner also announced on Friday that he’s signed a new TNA contract. He tweeted @TheEarlHebner: “I signed with TNA for 2013. This is home for me. When I leave, my ref shirt and boots willRead More

Posted On May 18, 2012By Julian RadbourneIn Columns

The Two Sheds Review: TNA Sacrifice

It’s time to step into the Impact Zone once again as we take a look at TNA’s latest pay per view offering as Rob Van Dam challenged Bobby Roode for the World title in a ladder match in the main event of Sacrifice, shown this past Wednesday night on Challenge here in Britain. The show began with the first title match of the evening as Christopher Daniels and Frankie Kazarian challenged Samoa Joe and Magnus for the Tag Team titles. Sadly I won’t be reviewing this particular match. If youRead More

Posted On May 18, 2012By StaffIn News

Brooke Hogan’s New Role With TNA Wrestling Revealed

TNA Wrestling has announced to, that the company has signed Brooke Hogan to a executive deal. The following has been reported by TMZ: “TNA President Dixie Carter tells TMZ … Brooke is NOT going to be a wrestler … but rather an executive who will be tasked to develop female talent. We’re told Brooke’s duties will help up and coming she-wrestlers develop their characters, help with backstage promos and even consult on entrance music. Carter tells us, “Brooke is such a great talent who’s really sharp and will makeRead More

Posted On May 17, 2012By Daniel PenaIn News

X Division Wrestler Granted Release From TNA Wrestling

Sparingly used X Division wrestler Anthony Nese was granted his release from TNA Wrestling on Thursday. Nese asked organization officials for permission to compete at Pro Wrestling Syndicate’s June 1 online pay-per-view event after being approached with an opportunity to step in the ring with The Great Muta. He was informed that he would not be able to. He then requested his release from the organization, which was granted. Nese stated on Twitter, “I wanted to be the first to inform everyone that I have requested my release from TNARead More

Posted On May 17, 2012By StaffIn News

Sean Waltman Says TNA Will Be Part Of WWE’s Video Catalog

Sean “X-Pac” Waltman is the latest wrestler to express his frustration with TNA via Twitter. Here is Waltman’s Twitter rant, directed at TNA President Dixie Carter: “@TNADixie Highly disappointed with you as a person who claims to care,” wrote Waltman. “More disappointed in your handling of the only alternative to WWE… “@TNADixie Been meaning to tell you that since your Co. tried to make it look like I no showed your PPV. They knew I wouldn’t be there for over a week. They alluded that I no showed was bcuzRead More
- There’s apparently something going on with Ric Flair and TNA that both sides are being hush-hush about. Despite being advertised, Flair wasn’t at two live events over the weekend, the Sacrifice pay-per-view or TV tapings this week. Those in TNA say it’s obvious something is going on, especially when he didn’t show up at the May 15th tapings where a Gut Check was scheduled to take place, as Flair is one of the judges. – TNA has added Alex Silva to the roster page. Silva was signed after theRead More

Posted On May 16, 2012By StaffIn News

Brooke Hogan Responds To Scott Steiner’s Twitter Rants

Scott Steiner suggested that TNA signed Hulk Hogan’s “no talent daughter” Brooke, and that the locker room is upset by the signing in his latest Twitter rant. Brooke Hogan responded to Steiner on her Twitter, posting the following in response: “A certain wrestler with a stupid mesh hat needs to #stfu. #1 stop overcompensating for your ‘little’ problem… #2 act like a damn gentleman #3 I’d ‘make more money on my back’ than you ever would in your whole career. Shut up. You look like a toddler. Ps: lol ifRead More

Posted On May 16, 2012By StaffIn News

Hulk Hogan Calls Scott Steiner A Liar, Confirms Legal Situation

We noted earlier that Scott Steiner was accusing Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff of having their lawyers contact him about the recent war of words they have had on Twitter. Hogan says those were TNA’s lawyers that contacted Steiner. Hogan wrote on Twitter: “Tried to be cool,not only a clown but also a liar.those weren’t my lawyers they were TNA lawyers.well I guess it’s time to call my guys in,” “I really hope he saved his money or is making tons from the independents he’s working because it’s gonna getRead More

Posted On May 15, 2012By StaffIn News

Music Video Being Filmed At Impact Tonight, VIP Bash, More

– TNA is filming scenes for a new music video by Montgomery Gentry, who did the song and video for James Storm’s entrance, tonight. Dixie Carter tweeted the following: Fans coming to the Impact Zone tonight be sure to get there early to be a part of the new Montgomery Gentry music video. — TNA has a “Memorial Day VIP Bash” scheduled for the Impact tapings in Orlando on May 28th and 29th. Hulk Hogan will be there for a meet-and-greet along with Kazarian and Daniels on the 28th andRead More

Posted On May 15, 2012By Joe ThunderIn Columns

ThunderStruck: TNA Sacrifice Reaction

Sacrifice opened with a solid tag team match that resulted in new champions being crowned in Daniels and Kazarian. I expect Joe and Magnus to get a rematch right off the jump, but you have to wonder if TNA plans on keeping the pair together for long. These guys showcased what tag team wrestling is all about. Gail Kim used the ropes to pin Brooke Tessmacher and retain her Knockouts Championship. This was a good women’s match from TNA and I’m glad Gail kept her title. She defends it wellRead More

Posted On May 14, 2012By Dave ScottIn Columns

Dave Scott – TNA: Booking Matters

Hello there folks! Today I’m here to talk about TNA and their booking. It is nothing new to slag of TNA’s poor booking but I’m going to just point out some major flaws they have in it and do some comparison to the WWE’s way of doing things. First off though I would like to say that I did think that Sacrifice was actually a pretty good show by the usual standard we see thrown at us by TNA, though it was not perfect and the build for some ofRead More

Posted On May 14, 2012By StaffIn News

Backstage Reaction To TNA Sacrifice & Roode’s TNA World Title

- The feeling backstage after last night’s TNA Sacrifice pay-per-view was that it was one of TNA’s best pay-per-view events in a long time. It was also noted that neither Dixie Carter or Eric Bischoff was there. Dixie tweeted after the event, “Great night! I am very proud of #TNASacrifice. Proud of the men and women that are TNA.” – The belief is that Rob Van Dam wasn’t seriously injured in the Ladder Match against Bobby Roode but both men were hurting when the match was over. – If BobbyRead More

Posted On May 14, 2012By StaffIn News

Matt Morgan Returning To WWE Soon?; Latest Details

There’s speculation that Matt Morgan may return to WWE now that his contracted dates with TNA have reportedly ran out. Morgan’s contract doesn’t expire until October but word is that he becomes a free agent if TNA uses up all his dates. Morgan said in a recent interview that he’s loyal to TNA but WWE has expressed interest in bringing him back and there could be circumstances that lead him back. (Partial source: More