When Destination America announced that Impact Wrestling was moving to Wednesday, many among the internet wrestling community criticized the move, feeling that it was a step backward for TNA. Well, it looks like this was a victory for Dixie Carter and company, as numbers have been rising each week that they have been on this new night.
June 25, 2015
Rumors are running rampant right now through social media that there could be a possible TNA and GFW merger. A lot of them comes from cryptic comments that are being made by both Jeff Jarrett and Dixie Carter. There are also rumors saying that the episode of Impact Wrestling taking place tonight is supposed to be historic.
June 24, 2015
While the internet wrestling community is making a big deal about it, the staff at TNA were not surprised that Impact Wrestling lost more than 100,000 viewers this week. Dixie Carter and her team knew that a drop usually takes place whenever a television show changes days. It has happened to them before, and it has also happened to Smackdown. Once fans figure out that they have moved, then the numbers will slowly start increasing again.
June 4, 2015
After a year of high ratings in the country, TNA has been able to extend their contract with Nuvolari TV. That means that Impact Wrestling will continue to air in Italy, San Marino, Malta, Monaco and Switzerland. Since she is not involved with the creative department, Dixie Carter spends much of her time on global licensing deals such as this one. It enables the company to generate revenue, regardless of what happens in the United States.
June 1, 2015
In response to all the rumors that are floating around right now about Impact Wrestling being canceled, TNA has issued an official statement on the matter. The company is threatening to sue those that are facilitating the speculation. Fans are still waiting for public denial from Dixie Carter, but the belief is that the company would not be threatening legal action if they were actually informed of a cancellation from Destination America.
May 21, 2015
As is usually the case, there are a lot of rumors swirling around about Impact Wrestling. The latest one involves Destination America losing interest in the product, even though the network has never made any statement suggesting such a thing. There are talks that Dixie Carter agreed to an out clause in September, which means that the network would be able to cancel the weekly show and TNA would be without a home once again.
May 16, 2015
It looks like TNA is going to be competing with WWE head to head once again. This time, however, it will be Impact Wrestling going up against Smackdown. The Fight Network has revealed that they are moving the weekly wrestling show in Canada to same Wednesday night time slot that Destination America announced earlier in the day. The decision to do so was more a result of the network executives as opposed to Dixie Carter.
May 15, 2015
With rumors swirling around that Destination America was losing interest in TNA, it turns out that the executives at the network are actually trying to help them out. News surfaced today that Impact Wrestling will be moving to Wednesday nights on a permanent basis. That is good news for Dixie Carter and company because it is really difficult to draw in viewers on Friday night, where a lot of people are going out to celebrate the start of the weekend.
May 15, 2015
In order to prevent morale in her locker room from sinking, Dixie Carter decided to hold a meeting and addressed a very important issue. She told the TNA stars not to worry too much about online reports about Impact Wrestling. Carter stated that websites are not factoring in all the variables before publishing the numbers. She also stated that there were a lot more viewers than what is being reported by the various wrestling websites.
May 12, 2015