Posts tagged with "Kurt Angle"

Kurt Angle Considering MMA Fight Against Kimbo Slice Or Ken Shamrock

Posted by Matt Boone January 27, 2016 0 Comment

via MMANews.com — Kurt Angle talking like a fight against an MMA legend is a real possibility.

Kurt Angle Tells Untold HHH & McMahon Stories, Says He Entered His Prime In TNA

Posted by Eric Lynch January 23, 2016 1 Comment

In an interview with SI.com, Kurt Angle mentions Steve Austin, The Undertaker, and Triple H as three wrestlers who can “adapt to any situation” in the ring. Kurt shares a story about Triple H specifically, who lead him through their match at SummerSlam 2000 after Angle suffered a concussion and forgot what he was supposed […]

Kurt Angle Says He Won’t Negotiate With WWE: “I Know My Ability Is Just As Good As Ever”

Posted by Eric Lynch January 22, 2016 0 Comment

Angle recently sat down with SportsIllustrated.com to discuss his farewell matches in TNA and his future. Angle’s TNA contract expires this month, and the company is trying to keep him signed in a non-wrestling capacity. “TNA has been really great to me, and they just offered me another contract to come back and be the […]

Report: TNA Offers Kurt Angle A New Contract

Posted by Eric Lynch January 22, 2016 0 Comment

Kurt Angle’s TNA contract expires this month, it the company has officially offered him a new deal. According to PWInsider.com, TNA wants to sign Angle to a deal where he wouldn’t be competing in the ring, but would remain an ambassador and work with younger talent at events as an agent. Angle has not signed […]

Kurt Angle: “CM Punk Is A Great Pro Wrestler, But Fighting’s A Different Story”

Posted by Eric Lynch January 19, 2016 0 Comment

Olympic gold medalist Kurt Angle recently spoke on CM Punk’s upcoming UFC debut. Angle at one point was going to switch from pro wrestling to MMA, but UFC president Dana White said Angle didn’t pass the physical exam. Kurt recently spoke to DigitalSpy about CM Punk making that same switch, “I wouldn’t say he is […]

Dixie Carter Reveals Opponent For Kurt Angle’s Last Ever TNA Match

Posted by Matt Boone January 18, 2016 0 Comment

Kurt Angle, who has spent the majority of his career in TNA Wrestling, having worked for the promotion for ten years compared to his eight-year WWE run, will see his time in TNA come to an end at the TNA Maximum Impact U.K. Tour at the end of this month. Dixie Carter announced on Sunday […]

Kurt Angle To Wrestle Final TNA Matches Against Bobby Roode & Drew Galloway On UK Tour

Posted by Eric Lynch January 16, 2016 0 Comment

Kurt Angle and Dixie Carter both confirmed on their social media pages that Angle will be facing Bobby Roode and Drew Galloway later this month, in what’s being billed as his TNA “farewell tour.” Angle made his intentions clear last year that he would be retiring from TNA after his contract expires this month. The […]

Impact Wrestling Viewership Increases For Taped Show In Second Week On POP TV

Posted by Matt Boone January 14, 2016 0 Comment

Tuesday night’s taped edition of TNA Impact Wrestling on POP TV averaged 288,000 viewers for what was the second ever episode of the show to air on TNA’s new weekly cable home. This week’s show featured a main event of Kurt Angle vs. Drew Galloway, as well as Eric Young capturing the TNA King Of […]

Kurt Angle Speaks On Undertaker Possibly Retiring, Preferring To Be A Heel

Posted by Eric Lynch January 6, 2016 3 Comments

As his TNA career comes to an end, Kurt Angle says he preferred to work as a heel over being a babyface during his time in the company. In an interview with Digital Spy to promote TNA’s European tour, he explained why. “I was very comfortable being a heel and I knew my role. There […]

Original Plans For TNA’s New World Champion, Angle & Beer Money In Action This Week

Posted by Brad Davis January 6, 2016 0 Comment

EC3 is the new TNA World Champion .. but original plans called for someone else winning TNA’s World Title Series

Tyrus Talks “Black Lives Matter” Movement (Video), Kurt Angle/Duck Dynasty & More

Posted by Matt Boone January 4, 2016 0 Comment

– As seen above, Tyrus recently appeared on “The Greg Gutfeld Show” on FOX News and referred to the “Black Lives Matter” movement as the 2015 story of the year, arguing that the real issue is more about “compliance and resistance” than the race of the person involved. – As noted, Kurt Angle will be […]

Jim Ross Blog: Kurt Angle/WWE Hall Of Fame, Royal Rumble Betting Odds, The Rock

Posted by Matt Boone December 31, 2015 1 Comment

WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross updated his official blog at JRsBarBQ.com with his thoughts on a number of topics. Below are some of the highlights. On Kurt Angle in the WWE Hall Of Fame: I’d think that Kurt Angle going into the WWE Hall of Fame is a lead pipe cinch but when its […]

Kurt Angle Talks About Returning To WWE, HOF Induction

Posted by Brad Davis December 30, 2015 0 Comment

Kurt Angle continues to do the media rounds to promote TNA’s Maximum Impact UK tour next month. Here are some highlights of his recent interview with Digital Spy: Returning To WWE One Day: “We’ll see. Would it be a possibility? Yeah. I’m not ruling out anything. I know that next year I will take off and […]

Kurt Angle Says AJ Styles Is As Good As HBK, Talks About Decision To Leave WWE

Posted by Matt Boone December 25, 2015 1 Comment

WrestleTalk TV recently released another clip from their sit-down interview with Kurt Angle, where Angle spoke about his decision to leave WWE and being excited about some of the talent he was going to get to work with in TNA. Below are some highlights. On the WWE full-time schedule being what ultimately led to him […]

Video: Kurt Angle Says Hulk Hogan & Eric Bischoff Cost TNA Tons Of Money

Posted by Matt Boone December 20, 2015 2 Comments

Kurt Angle recently spoke with the folks at WrestleTalk TV about the impact Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff had on TNA — both negative and positive — when they had their run in the promotion. Below are some of the highlights from the interview, which you can watch above. On Hulk Hogan and Eric Bischoff […]