Backstage News on Taz In Aces & 8s, Tonight’s Impact, More
– The January 23rd TNA live event in Glasgow, Scotland drew 1,800 fans. The January 25th show in Nottingham drew 2,500 fans. The January 16th Impact Wrestling tapings in London drew 5,000 fans.
– Tonight’s episode of Impact Wrestling will feature Dixie Carter’s big announcement plus Joseph Park’s in-ring debut, a special appearance by Hulk Hogan and Mr. Anderson vs. Kurt Angle in a steel cage match.
– TNA star Douglas Williams is the new OVW Heavyweight Champion after winning the title last night. He defeated fellow TNA star Rob Terry for the title.
– Hulk Hogan is having knee surgery this week.
– Taz was added to Aces & 8s because they felt the group needed a stronger mouthpiece and Taz is better in that position than Devon.
Partial source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter