TNA co-founder and Global Force Wrestling (GFW) founder Jeff Jarrett recently spoke with RealSport101.com about his return behind-the-scenes to the Anthem Sports-led Impact Wrestling. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On how Vince McMahon and WWE “destroyed” WCW: “Oil and water, if you want to compare the two. Vince McMahon, he’s third […]
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 […]
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 […]
What goes around comes around. At least that is the case behind-the-scenes in Impact Wrestling. Jeff Jarrett, who along with his father Jerry Jarrett co-founded the upstart wrestling promotion back in 2002 before Jeff became the lone head management figure for what was then known simply known as TNA Wrestling — Total Nonstop Action Wrestling. […]
The founder of TNA reportedly reaches deal with Anthem Sports to return to the company.
Anthem Sports & Entertainment, the parent company of TNA and The Fight Network, has reportedly had talks recently with TNA co-founder Jeff Jarrett. Jarrett hasn’t been offered a role nor has he been doing any advising, but rather talked to them about TNA’s earlier years. According to a report by John Pollack of The Fight […]
GFW founder Jeff Jarrett recently appeared on The Interactive Interview to talk about a number of topics related to his new promotion. Below are some of the highlights from the interview, which you can listen to above. On GFW in 2016: “We started in late January in Poughkeepsie. One thing has lead to another. It […]
Global Force Wrestling founder Jeff Jarrett recently appeared as a guest on The Rack podcast to discuss a number of GFW-related topics. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On how UK audiences compare to others around the world: “Obviously each country has their cultural differences. You go to Japan the crowd reacts […]
Global Force Wrestling owner Jeff Jarrett recently spoke with Darren Paltrowitz of DownTownMagazineNYC.com about his dad being a promoter when he was a child, his new upstart Global Force Wrestling promotion and more. Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On if his Dad protected him from wrestling secrets when he was younger: […]
Jeff Jarrett defeated Matt Hardy to become the new WrestleCade Heavyweight Champion on Saturday night at WrestleCade IV from Winston-Salem, North Carolina. It was actually the first time the two had ever squared off in singles action. Hardy got busted open the hard way at end of the match when Jarrett cracked him over the head […]
Legendary wrestling promoter Jerry Jarrett, who co-founded TNA with his son Jeff Jarrett, noted via social media that he is currently preparing to get back into the business. He wrote the following on Facebook: “Don’t you just live it when a plan comes together. I once stated that I would get back in the wrestling […]
Backstage Global Force Wrestling news and notes.
The following are highlights of a new PWMania interview with GFW founder Jeff Jarrett: On the Attitude Era and his time in WWE: “Everybody that was part of that era on both rosters were just stacked full of talent. WCW was stacked top to bottom, the WWE being stacked right to the bottom. Everyone was […]
GFW issued the following press release on Monday: Boulder Creek International to distribute TV programming Sept. 14, 2015 – NASHVILLE – Global Force Wrestling has signed an international TV distribution deal with London-based sales and production house Boulder Creek International (BCI), which will make GFW’s “Amped” programs available beginning in November. BCI has made a […]
Global Force Wrestling is receiving some bad publicity this week as a blogger who purchased tickets to GFW live events in Texas found out that the shows were canceled with no real announcement, and getting a refund has been a hassle. The following is the announcement GFW made on their website three days ago, quietly […]