After months of pondering his next couple of chapters in professional wrestling, Jeff Hardy has decided to forego an opportunity to return to WWE, the company that helped make him a global sensation. Instead, he opted to sign a contract extension with TNA, the company that gave him another chance to be a part of the industry that he grew up loving. No word yet on the terms of the deal, but it should be at least a year.
January 26, 2016
There was an Impact Wrestling taping on Thursday night, and Jeff Hardy worked a match like he said he would. The former world heavyweight champion defeated Tyrus by disqualification. Hardy did botch a top rope spot, and he sold a leg injury as he walked to the back after the match. During a recent podcast interview, Hardy told fans that he was going to wrestle in January despite needing another surgery to repair his knee injury.
January 8, 2016
Some people just enjoy taking risks. Jeff Hardy revealed to Ric Flair during his weekly podcast interview show that he was going to attempt to wrestle a match in January. He has been out of action since May because of a leg injury he suffered while doing stunts on a dirt bike. Hardy is taking a great risk here because doctors have already informed him that he needs another surgery to repair the damage.
December 21, 2015
When asked recently if they would be interested in doing another TLC tag team match at Wrestlemania, the Dudley Boyz stated that they were hesitant to do so because it would be extremely difficult for them to top the matches that they did with Jeff Hardy, Matt Hardy, Edge and Christian. However, they did say that New Day and the Usos would be their opponents of choice if they did another one.
November 23, 2015
In November, Northeast Wrestling will celebrated their 20th year of being in business. The promoter really wanted to put on a huge show. Reports have surfaced that he attempted to sign both Jeff Hardy and Rey Mysterio to do a match in the main event. Both have extremely high fees, but the promoter was willing to pay it to create a buzz. Mysterio was said to be willing. However, Hardy is not healthy enough to participate.
October 14, 2015
Reports have surfaced that TNA officials are in talks with four different cable television networks at the moment to see if one of them would be a suitable home for Impact Wrestling next year. While it has not been confirmed yet, WGN is said to be one of the networks. They expressed interest prior to the decision being made to sign with Destination America. Jeff Hardy will be used as a selling point to the network executives.
October 6, 2015