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

Why Bobby Roode Didn’t Win At BFG, Sting & Hogan, Crowd

- In the days leading up to Sunday’s Bound For Glory pay-per-view, Bobby Roode was scheduled to win the TNA World heavyweight title. Despite Kurt Angle being injured and all the hype that went into this being Bobby Roode’s time – Roode got screwed. Some people are expecting Bobby Roode to win the TNA title in the coming weeks (at the next PPV or on an episode of Impact) – while others think that the company is eager to Jeff Hardy. – Sting defeated Hulk Hogan by submission at BoundRead More

Posted On October 16, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Mickie On TNA Using Former WWE Stars, Her Release Last Year

Mickie James participated in an interview with Female First while she was in the UK promoting TNA Wrestling’s upcoming Maximum Impact Tour and recalled her reaction to being released from her WWE contract last year. She admitted it was as big a shock for her, and did upset her. “I think it angered a lot of people,” she says, continuing: “It would be one thing if I was doing a poor job, and I didn’t capture the fans every time I went out there, or if I wasn’t so goodRead More

Posted On October 15, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Velvet Sky On What Should Change In The Knockouts Division

Velvet Sky appeared on Monday Night Mayhem, which airs every Monday night at 7:00 p.m. via MondayNightMayhem.com. Highlights from the interview are as follows: The feeling of competing for the Knockouts Championship at TNA’s biggest Pay-Per-View of the year, the special meaning of Bound for Glory to her, and the importance of returning to Philadelphia: “It did take a while to sink in, but there’s two cool things about this Pay-Per-View: Bound For Glory was where I made my debut with TNA four years ago, so that in itself meansRead More

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

Velvet Sky On What Should Change In The Knockouts Division, PPV

Velvet Sky appeared on Monday Night Mayhem, which airs every Monday night at 7:00 p.m. via MondayNightMayhem.com. Highlights from the interview are as follows: The feeling of competing for the Knockouts Championship at TNA’s biggest Pay-Per-View of the year, the special meaning of Bound for Glory to her, and the importance of returning to Philadelphia: “It did take a while to sink in, but there’s two cool things about this Pay-Per-View: Bound For Glory was where I made my debut with TNA four years ago, so that in itself meansRead More

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

Final Card For TNA’s Bound For Glory PPV; Live Coverage

Following this week’s go-home edition of Impact Wrestling, here is the updated card for TNA’s Bound For Glory PPV this Sunday night. Be sure to join us for Bound For Glory PPV coverage on Sunday night. TNA Title Match -Kurt Angle vs. Bobby Roode Street Fight For Control of TNA -Hulk Hogan vs. Sting Falls Count Anywhere Match -Mr. Anderson vs. Bully Ray I Quit Match -AJ Styles vs. Christopher Daniels Full Metal Mayhem Match -Rob Van Dam vs. Jerry Lynn X-Division Title Match -Austin Aries vs. Brian Kendrick TripleRead More

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

Eric Bischoff Discusses Hogan At Bound For Glory, X-Division, More

Eric Bischoff appeared on Monday Night Mayhem, which airs every Monday night at 7:00 p.m. via MondayNightMayhem.com. Highlights from the interview are as follows: His reaction to Bruce Prichard replacing Vince Russo as the new head writer for the TNA creative team: “A lot has been written about that recently, and a lot has been written with a lack of full disclosure or full knowledge. I think the change that people are reading about probably represents more of a change in process than anything else. Vince Russo is still aRead More

Posted On October 13, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Multiple Wrestlers Removed From TNA Roster, Knockouts In NYC

– Four profiles have been removed from ImpactWrestling.com’s roster page: Murphy, Okada, Sangriento and Suicide. On the May 5 edition of Impact, Murphy was kicked out of Immortal after losing a “Loser Leaves Immortal” match against Rob Terry. He has not appeared for the organization since. Okada briefly resurfaced on Xplosion after his role as Samoa Joe’s henchman concluded. He had not competed since June. Sangriento was portrayed by Amazing Red, who announced on August 4, 2011 via Twitter that he had parted ways with TNA. Suicide sparingly appeared forRead More
Eric Bischoff appeared on Monday Night Mayhem, which airs every Monday night at 7:00 p.m. via MondayNightMayhem.com. Highlights from the interview are as follows: His reaction to Bruce Prichard replacing Vince Russo as the new head writer for the TNA creative team: “A lot has been written about that recently, and a lot has been written with a lack of full disclosure or full knowledge. I think the change that people are reading about probably represents more of a change in process than anything else. Vince Russo is still aRead More

Posted On October 12, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Backstage News On Hulk Hogan & Eric Bischoff In TNA

As noted before, Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff will be sticking around in TNA for two more years. According to a source, Hogan technically didn’t re-sign as TNA triggered a renewal clause in Hogan’s contract that extended their original deal. Hogan’s original deal in October 2009 was reportedly for two years with at least one additional year at TNA’s option. It’s believed among some in TNA that Eric Bischoff actually restructured his contract back in March when he was promoted to the role of Executive Producer.Read More

Posted On October 11, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Lance Hoyt Says He Could Have Been A Main Eventer For WWE

Show: Wrestling Voice Radio Hosts: Luke Barry and “The One Man Southern Rock Band” Duane Doogan Find It: www.wrestlingvoiceradio.com and iTunes This week on the show, the guys spoke with Lance Hoyt, who fans maybe remember from his run with TNA, competing in the WWE as Vance Archer or seen him recently working for New Japan Pro Wrestling as Lance Archer. Lance spoke about his career in the business from working in the Texas indy’s in the early part of the last decade, breaking into TNA, his run with WWERead More

Posted On October 10, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Mickie James Recalls Vince McMahon Yelling At Her Backstage

Mickie James has revealed in an interview how Vince McMahon yelled at her in the aftermath of her first WrestleMania match. James debuted in WWE in 2005 and participated in a memorable angle with Trish Stratus. The storyline climaxed at WrestleMania 22 where James capture the WWE Women’s Championship from the blonde bombshell, but contained a controversial moment. Her character had developed crazed lust-like feelings for her opponent, touched Stratus’ crotch and made a provocative gesture towards the camera insinuating lesbian intimacy. McMahon was furious with James and ordered theRead More

Posted On October 10, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

Crimson Says He’s Not Trying To Be Like Goldberg

Crimson appeared on Monday Night Mayhem, which airs every Monday night at 7:00 p.m. via MondayNightMayhem.com. Highlights from the interview are as follows: What he has learned from being with TNA this past year, the early success he has received, and why he was not intimidated about being “thrown into the mix pretty quickly”: “It’s been a huge year thus far. When I was signed, I was thrown right into the mix pretty quickly, and things took off very soon. I’m always ready for anything and can adapt to anything.Read More

Posted On October 7, 2011By Daniel PenaIn News

How Much Does TNA Pay Hogan?, Hemme Going On The Road

– Christy Hemme is scheduled for rare TNA house show appearances this weekend as she will be handling ring announcing duties during the organization’s tour of Quebec, Canada. — Devon is advertised to appear at Wrestling Universe 34-29 Francis Lewis Blvd. Flushing, New York on Saturday, November 5 from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. Visit www.WrestlingUniverseOnline.com for more information. — Though he may no longer actively compete, Hulk Hogan still commands among the highest salaries in the professional wrestling industry. While discussing TNA’s decision to renew their contract with Hogan onRead More
Hulk Hogan Set to Fight Longtime Rival Sting at “Bound For Glory” Pay-Per-View Event on October 16 TNA Wrestling’s biggest pay-per-view event of the year “Bound For Glory” to feature all of the stars of SPIKE TV’s “IMPACT WRESTLING” live from Philadelphia NASHVILLE, Tenn., Oct. 6, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — TNA Wrestling’s biggest pay-per-view event of the year, “Bound For Glory,” presented by Direct Auto Insurance, will have two of the biggest superstars in the history of professional wrestling, “The Immortal” Hulk Hogan and “The Icon” Sting, in aRead More
“The Immortal” Hulk Hogan will battle “The Icon” Sting in a No Disqualification fight for power and survival in Impact Wrestling at Bound for Glory. It was revealed at the end of this week’s episode of Impact Wrestling episode that if Sting wins, Hogan hands over control of TNA to Sting and Dixie Carter. TNA has also announced AJ Styles vs. Daniels in an I Quit match for the pay-per-view event, which takes Sunday, October 16 at at the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The Bully Ray vs. Mr. AndersonRead More

Posted On October 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Major Creative Change Takes Place In TNA; Vince Russo Out

Jason Powell of ProWrestling.NET reports that Vince Russo has been demoted from his job as head writer of Total Non-Stop Action. Former WWE talent/agent/writer Bruce Prichard (Brother Love) has taken over for Russo, who now works with Matt Conway in script coordination. Some are alleged to be unhappy with the move, as Prichard has amassed a bit of backstage power in a short amount of time. The change, however, had been expected for months. Russo was named as head writer of TNA in the fall of 2006, after taking aRead More

Posted On October 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Ex-WWE Diva & FCW Champion TNA Bound?, Gut Checks, More

- Former WWE NXT rookie and FCW Champion Lucky Cannon, who was released from his developmental deal back in August, tweeted the following on Wednesday, an indication that he could be TNA bound: “@JeffJarrettTNA .. Looking forward to speaking with u” – Following Gail Kim’s recent release from WWE, there’s talk that she could wind up back in TNA once her 90-day no-compete clause expires. – TNA has announced another round of ‘Gut Check’ workshops, where people can try out to become TNA superstars. The following dates and locations haveRead More

Posted On October 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Eric Young Talks About How TNA Has Changed Over The Years

Main Event Radio interview with Eric Young Host: Ryan Rider Full interview available at MainEventRadio.com Is the company changing its name to Impact Wrestling? “The name of the company is still TNA. It’s Impact Wrestling presented by TNA. Kurt is still TNA World Heavyweight champion, I’m TV Champion, but the TV show is Impact Wrestling.” What is the status of the TV Title? “I am the longest reigning champion in recent memory (last year or so). I’ve held the TV title longer than any other champion right now. I’ve onlyRead More

Posted On October 6, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Original Plans For Hogan vs. Sting, Bischoff’s TNA Status & More

- After announcing that Hulk Hogan would be returning to the ring at Bound For Glory and wrestling his longtime rival Sting, there were plans for Ric Flair to be added to the match, making it a 3-way match. Considering Hulk Hogan’s lack of mobility and the history between all three men, TNA officials were hoping that adding Flair to the match would take pressure off Hogan and Sting and allow for more low-impact gimmick spots to be used in the match. When Flair got injured during his match withRead More