Posts filed under "TNA News"

Drew Galloway On His Decision To Leave TNA, Possibility Of Returning To WWE

Posted by Matt Boone March 2, 2017 5 Comments

Following his decision not to re-sign with Impact Wrestling recently, Drew Galloway spoke with The Scottish Sun about what led to his decision. “They came to me last week with an offer and it was very very good one, one of the best in the company and a position as top guy but the reality […]

Another Former Champion Parts Ways With TNA?, Lashley-Barnett Video Preview

Posted by Matt Boone March 1, 2017 4 Comments

– TNA released the above video preview via their official YouTube channel to promote tomorrow night’s episode of Impact Wrestling, which features UFC fighter and New Japan Pro Wrestling personality Josh Barnett going one-on-one with Bellator MMA fighter and Impact Wrestling star Bobby Lashley. – According to a report by PWInsider.com, former TNA Knockouts Champion […]

Mike Bennett & Maria Kanellis Part Ways With Impact Wrestling

Posted by Matt Boone March 1, 2017 1 Comment

It looks as though two more notable talents have parted ways with Impact Wrestling. Mike Bennett and Maria Kanellis decided not to re-sign with the company, according to a report by PWInsider.com. Both Bennett and Kanellis haven’t been under contract with TNA since late 2016, as they had been working on per-appearance deals. The two […]

Jeff Jarrett Issues Statement On The Hardy Brothers & Galloway Leaving TNA

Posted by Eric Lynch February 28, 2017 9 Comments

TNA co-founder Jeff Jarrett, who recently regained control of the company, issued a statement via Twitter on the departures of Matt Hardy, Jeff Hardy, and Drew Galloway. Matt and Jeff Hardy now appear to be completely done with TNA as of Wednesday, February 29th. In his statement, Jarrett wished well to Galloway and the Hardy […]

Report: Matt & Jeff Hardy Likely Leaving Impact Wrestling For WWE

Posted by Eric Lynch February 27, 2017 12 Comments

Backstage news on The Hardy Brothers possibly returning to WWE

Former TNA World Champion Announces He’s Leaving Impact Wrestling

Posted by Eric Lynch February 27, 2017 0 Comment

Former TNA World Heavyweight Champion Drew Galloway has announced that he’s leaving Impact Wrestling effective immediately. Galloway took to Twitter to notify his fans, and publicly thank TNA. Galloway joined TNA two years ago and won their World Heavyweight Title in March of last year. Galloway has been a hot commodity on the independent circuit, […]

Impact Wrestling Viewership Drops For Show Featuring Wedding Angle

Posted by Matt Boone February 25, 2017 0 Comment

The Thursday, February 23rd episode of Impact Wrestling on Pop TV finished with an average of 275,000 viewers, down from last week’s show, which finished with 325,000 viewers. This week’s Impact Wrestling show featured the wedding of Laurel Van Ness and Braxton Sutter in the advertised “main event.” Impact Wrestling finished at #133 in this […]

Lashley Shuts The Door On Lesnar MMA Bout, Says He Wants To Fight Fedor

Posted by Matt Boone February 24, 2017 0 Comment

TNA Wrestling star and Bellator MMA Heavyweight contender Bobby Lashley recently spoke with MMAJunkie.com for an interview. During the discussion, Lashley spoke about potential super fights against Brock Lesnar and MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko. Regarding this past weekend’s Bellator 172 event in San Jose, California, which saw the main event between MMA legend Fedor Emelianenko […]

Jeff Jarrett Talks About Potential Working Relationship Between TNA & GFW

Posted by Matt Boone February 24, 2017 0 Comment

As noted, TNA co-founder Jeff Jarrett has returned as the lead management figure for the promotion following the sale of the company to Anthem Sports. Jarrett spoke with the UK’s Huffington Post this week to promote TNA. During the discussion, Jarrett spoke about the potential working relationship between TNA and his other upstart, Global Force […]

Eddie Edwards Talks Jarrett’s TNA Return, Who He Feels Will Have Good 2017

Posted by Matt Boone February 24, 2017 0 Comment

Former Impact Wrestling World Champion Eddie Edwards recently spoke with wrestling reporter Tom Feaheny for an interview. During the discussion, Edwards spoke about being the World Champion for the promotion heading into 2017. “It was a dream come true, holding that belt and realizing that was my championship, it was a goal I set out […]

Zeb Colter Officially Announces He Has Re-Joined Impact Wrestling

Posted by Matt Boone February 24, 2017 0 Comment

Former TNA management figure and recent WWE on-air performer Wayne Maurice Keown has re-joined Impact Wrestling. Keown, who worked under the name Zeb Colter and Dutch Mantel during his career, re-joined the promotion along with co-founder Jeff Jarrett behind-the-scenes following the sale of the promotion to Anthem Sports. “Finally, I can OFFICIALLY announce that I […]

Josh Barnett Talks About How His Deal With TNA Wrestling Came About

Posted by Matt Boone February 22, 2017 0 Comment

Our friend Raj Giri from WrestlingINC.com recently spoke with UFC fighter, New Japan Pro Wrestling announcer and TNA wrestling star Josh Barnett. During the interview, Barnett spoke about how his recent surprise TNA deal came about. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On how his surprise TNA deal came about: “I think […]

TNA Announces All Impact Wrestling TV Tapings Scheduled Through August

Posted by Matt Boone February 20, 2017 0 Comment

On Monday, TNA officially announced all of their upcoming Impact Wrestling television tapings scheduled through the month of August. Below is the release that TNA issued earlier today with all of the details: IMPACT Wrestling Schedule For Universal Studios Orlando Impact Wrestling will be at Universal Studios in just a couple of weeks for our […]

AJ Styles Talks About TNA Killing His Ego, Not Viewing Him As A Star

Posted by Matt Boone February 20, 2017 0 Comment

During a recent Wizard World Portland appearance, AJ Styles took part in a Q&A, during which he addressed his time in TNA Wrestling. “Ring of Honor treated me real well, and New Japan treated me like a superstar. So I’ve got to give credit to them, who helped boost my ego a little bit because […]

Jeff Jarrett Talks TNA’s Struggles In 2016, New Owners & More

Posted by Matt Boone February 20, 2017 0 Comment

Following the news that he has returned as the lead behind-the-scenes figure in Impact Wrestling, Jeff Jarrett spoke with Newsweek about the promotions plans for 2017 and their rough 2016. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On TNA’s struggles in 2016: “It was a black-eye on the industry. It wasn’t fruitful for […]