Posts tagged with "Kurt Angle"

Big Cody Rhodes vs. Kurt Angle Match Announced For This Summer

Posted by Matt Boone May 31, 2016 0 Comment

Cody Rhodes’ first big post-WWE booking was announced on Tuesday, as the recently released WWE Superstar will go one-on-one with former Olympic gold medalist and fellow former WWE Superstar Kurt Angle. Rhodes vs. Angle will serve as the main event for the Northeast Wrestling “Wrestling Under The Stars” event, which is scheduled for August 27th […]

Kurt Angle Says He Wants To “Lead The Charge” In “Igniting The Universe”

Posted by Matt Boone May 30, 2016 0 Comment

Kurt Angle posted a message on social media on Monday that has the wrestling world buzzing. Angle, a former longtime WWE Superstar, wrote the following in a new message on his official Facebook page: “I see so much talent in wrestling today, but I don’t believe that wrestling has an identity anymore. The Attitude Era […]

Kurt Angle Returning To The Ring In November

Posted by Eric Lynch May 8, 2016 0 Comment

Kurt Angle has been announced for another wrestling match in November. The former WWE World Champion went on record saying he was going to take a year away from the business, but a Scottish promotion has gotten Angle to agree to get back in the ring. ICW tweeted the announcement on Sunday that Angle will […]

Kurt Angle On When He Peaked In Wrestling, Learning From Sting & More

Posted by Matt Boone April 22, 2016 1 Comment

Former WWE and TNA star Kurt Angle recently appeared as a guest on Vince Russo’s “The Swerve” podcast at Below are some of the highlights from the interview. On when he feels he peaked in his pro wrestling career: “I felt really good at 38, 39, when I felt I was at my peak. […]

Kurt Angle Speaks On Shane McMahon, Creative For His Final TNA Matches, WWE

Posted by Eric Lynch March 31, 2016 0 Comment

After wrestling Rey Mysterio at the URShow.TV Fight PPV Event in Phoenix, Kurt Angle plans to take a year off from in-ring action. The Olympic gold medalist was a guest on the Wrestling Compadres Slamcast, and revealed some behind-the-scenes details on his final TNA matches. “Drew Galloway and Bobby Lashley , those two alone are […]

Kurt Angle On Possible WWE Hall Of Fame Induction & WWE Return

Posted by Eric Lynch March 23, 2016 0 Comment

Kurt Angle talks about a potential WWE return and future Hall Of Fame induction.

Report: Kurt Angle & Triple H Have Meeting At Arnold Sports Festival

Posted by Eric Lynch March 14, 2016 0 Comment

Kurt Angle and Triple H reportedly met last weekend for the first time since 2006. The current WWE champion and former WWE champion were both in attendance at the Arnold Sports Festival last weekend in Columbus, Ohio. Angle was there to be inducted into the International Sports Hall of Fame, and Triple H was there […]

This Week’s Impact Wrestling Viewership Increases Slightly

Posted by Eric Lynch March 2, 2016 0 Comment

This week’s episode of Impact Wrestling averaged 258,000 viewers. This is up from last week’s 210,000 viewers. The show was headlined by Bobby Roode vs. Kurt Angle, from Angle’s “farewell tour” in the UK. According to Showbuzz Daily, the show ranked at #150 on the Top 150 shows on cable for the night. As noted, […]

TNA Announces “Kurt Angle Week” For March 1st Through March 8th

Posted by Matt Boone February 29, 2016 0 Comment

As Kurt Angle’s active wrestling career seemingly winds down, TNA has announced a special “Kurt Angle Week” theme for his final seven days with the promotion. TNA issued the following press release, as well as the social media post seen below, to announce the details regarding “Kurt Angle Week,” which begins on Tuesday, March 1st […]

Kurt Angle On His Plans To Take A Break From Wrestling, Possibility Of A Return

Posted by Matt Boone February 28, 2016 0 Comment

Kurt Angle recently spoke with the ESPN U.K. website about his wrestling status, his current physical condition and more. Below are some of the highlights. On his status: “Wrestling has treated me very well. I had a great time in WWE, I had a great time in TNA. I’m very proud of my accomplishments, but […]

Kurt Angle To Be Honored By Arnold Schwarzenegger, Triple H Likely To Attend

Posted by Eric Lynch February 12, 2016 0 Comment

Kurt Angle is scheduled to be inducted into the International Sports Hall of Fame next month in Columbus, Ohio. The ceremony takes place during the Arnold Sports Expo, which will also be attended by over 20 NXT talents. Angle will be inducted by the man the festival is named after, Arnold Schwarzenegger. Triple H usually […]

Jim Ross Speaks On Daniel Bryan’s Retirement, Kurt Angle Compares Bryan To HBK & Benoit

Posted by Eric Lynch February 10, 2016 3 Comments

– Former WWE & TNA champion Kurt Angle says he feels Daniel Bryan is “one of the all time greats.” The Olympic gold medalist commented on Bryan’s retirement via Twitter, comparing Bryan’s in-ring work to two of Angle’s old WWE opponents. Here’s what he had to say: Very sad to see @WWEDanielBryan retire. One of […]

TNA Impact Wrestling Preview For 2/2: Matt Hardy vs. Kurt Angle

Posted by Matt Boone February 2, 2016 0 Comment

TNA taped the following matches for this week’s edition of Impact Wrestling, which airs on Pop TV this evening. * Matt Hardy vs. Kurt Angle * Tigre Uno vs. Mystery Opponent (Shane Helms to pick the opponent) * Drew Galloway vs. Tyrus * Beer Money & The Wolves vs. Abyss, Crazzy Steve, Eric Young & […]

Kurt Angle Works Final TNA Match, Video Clip Of His Emotional TNA Send-Off

Posted by Matt Boone February 1, 2016 3 Comments

Awesome stuff with @TNADixie @RealKurtAngle chants of 'thank you Angle' #tna — CelebVM (@CelebVM) January 31, 2016 TNA Hall Of Famer Kurt Angle wrestled his final match for TNA at the Impact Wrestling television taping from Birmingham, England on Sunday evening. Angle, who came into the business as a legitimate Olympic gold medalist in […]

TNA & Kurt Angle Have Scare On UK Tour, Final Match Being Filmed Tonight

Posted by Eric Lynch January 31, 2016 0 Comment

– Kurt Angle’s TNA farewell tour almost ended prematurely on the first night of the tour. Angle appeared to be in bad shape after his match with Drew Galloway, and there was a fear that he had suffered a concussion while in the ring with Galloway. Angle began feeling better about 35 minutes after the […]