Posts tagged with "Dixie Carter"

Dixie Carter Says WWE Is Trying To Sign TNA Talent

Posted by Brad Davis January 7, 2016 3 Comments

TNA President Dixie Carter spoke with the Associated Press this week to promote Impact Wrestling’s move to Pop TV. With the big news of the week being WWE’s raid of New Japan Pro Wrestling, Dixie revealed that her own locker room is also under siege. “We’ve always been criticized about taking WWE talent, and I think it’s pretty […]

Pop TV President Talks About Bringing TNA Impact Wrestling To Their Network

Posted by Matt Boone November 29, 2015 0 Comment

Pop TV President Brad Schwartz recently spoke with Jim Varsallone of MiamiHerald.com to discuss how they became the official cable television home of TNA Impact Wrestling. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On how Pop TV became the new cable television home for TNA Impact Wrestling: “Dixie and the Impact team were […]

TNA Issues Statement On Postponing Tour Of India

Posted by Eric Lynch November 26, 2015 0 Comment

TNA has issued a statement on the status of their tour of India. We reported earlier that the tour has been indefinitely postponed for “logistical issues.” Dave Meltzer of The Wrestling Observer reported that a TNA source told him the real reason for postponing was “safety concerns,” although Meltzer noted he doesn’t entirely believe the […]

TNA’s Tour Of India Postponed Indefinitely

Posted by Eric Lynch November 26, 2015 0 Comment

TNA’s big tour of India has been postponed. TNA sent an email out to their talent last week, explaining that they had to postpone the tour due to “logistical issues.” Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter reports that a TNA source told him “safety concerns” were the real reason. Meltzer said he does not […]

TNA Impact Wrestling To Premiere On POP TV On January 5th

Posted by Matt Boone November 19, 2015 18 Comments

As noted earlier today, TNA’s official website had been replaced by a countdown clock. This came just one day after TNA President Dixie Carter flew to Los Angeles, California to speak with some cable television channels. Apparently those talks went well. TNA just announced that they have signed a new cable television deal with POP […]

TNA Replaces Website With Countdown Clock

Posted by Eric Lynch November 19, 2015 4 Comments

TNA’s official website now directs you to a countdown clock on a blank page with the Impact Wrestling logo. The clock expires at 10:00 AM ET on Thursday, November 19th. TNA will likely make some sort of announcement when the timer expires. Dixie Carter flew to Los Angeles yesterday to speak with cable channels. Related: […]

Dixie Carter Makes TNA World Title Series Announcement, Updated Standings

Posted by Matt Boone November 12, 2015 0 Comment

TNA President Dixie Carter announced via social media that the semi-finals of the ongoing TNA World Title Series will take place in Mumbai during TNA’s tour of India in December. Following week six of the World Title Series, below are the updated standings. With Gail Kim winning this week, she advances to the next round […]

Report: “Highly, Highly Unlikely” That TNA Will Return To Spike TV

Posted by Eric Lynch November 11, 2015 1 Comment

Last week on Twitter, Dixie Carter replied to a fan who said TNA should be back on Spike TV. She replied to the fan teasing that something may be the in the works, writing “I hear you, stay tuned.” TNA is reportedly in talks with a couple different networks with greater viewership than Destination America, […]

Dixie Carter Honors Veteran’s Day, Impact Wrestling Preview & More

Posted by Matt Boone November 11, 2015 0 Comment

– TNA posted the above video which features Josh Mathews previewing tonight’s edition of Impact Wrestling on Destination America. – Speaking of tonight’s Impact Wrestling, the following matches are scheduled for the show: * Mark Andrews vs. DJ Zema Ion * Matt Hardy vs. Eddie Edwards * Mr. Anderson vs. Ethan Carter III * Eli […]

Video: Dixie Carter & Billy Corgan Reveal Plans For TNA Title

Posted by Matt Boone October 7, 2015 0 Comment

In a new video released on Wednesday, TNA President Dixie Carter and TNA executive Billy Corgan addressed the situation surrounding the TNA World Heavyweight Championship. Dkixie says she was ready to fight the injunction at all costs but after talking to Hardy on Tuesday, she decided to accept Hardy’s decision to vacate the title. It […]

Jericho Congratulates Hardy On TNA Title Win, Dixie Carter Turns 51, TNA/Jakks

Posted by Matt Boone October 6, 2015 0 Comment

– Dixie Carter celebrates her 51st birthday today. The TNA President was born on October 6, 1964 in Dallas, Texas. – As noted recently, WWE and Jakks Pacific are set to work together again in the near future. As a result, this likely means the end of TNA’s licensing deal with Jakks. Their deal together […]

Video: Dixie Carter Delivers Promised Announcement

Posted by Matt Boone October 5, 2015 0 Comment

As advertised, TNA President Dixie Carter revealed her latest “announcement” on Monday, and while everything seems pleasant, it’s certainly not the announcement anyone has been anticipating. As seen in the video above, Carter announced that Ethan Carter III, Mahabali Shera and Rebel will be traveling to India this month for a TNA media tour and […]

Dixie Carter To Make A Major Announcement On Monday

Posted by Brad Davis October 1, 2015 0 Comment

TNA President Dixie Carter will be making a “major announcement” this coming Monday at 12:00pm EST. No word yet on what this is about, but it could very well be related to TNA’s future on Destination America. A major announcement by @TNADixie next Monday at noon ET on http://t.co/kaZmsXjcxg pic.twitter.com/pKuXAkq5jX — TNA WRESTLING (@IMPACTWRESTLING) October […]

TNA Switches Upcoming Live Event To PPV Taping In New Orleans

Posted by Matt Boone September 24, 2015 0 Comment

Dixie Carter has announced that the 10/30 originally scheduled TNA live event in New Orleans will now be a TNA “One Night Only: Battle of New Orleans” pay-per-view taping. The following is the announced lineup thus far: #TNANOLA is now a PPV event. Cameras rolling Oct 30 for ONO: Battle of New Orleans Get tix […]

Dixie Carter Talks TNA On Destination America, Competition & More

Posted by Matt Boone September 17, 2015 0 Comment

The following are highlights of a new SI Extra Mustard interview with TNA President Dixie Carter: On TNA’s status with Destination America: “The biggest challenge for us is building a brand in the U.S. That’s where we need to grow. We’re contracted to Destination America through the end of the year, and we are in […]