When it comes to name value, Jeff Jarrett understands wholeheartedly how much that means to the professional wrestling business. The former world heavyweight champion has signed on Jeff Hardy to make an appearance at a live event that he is promoting in North Carolina. That alone should draw in a couple of more people than normal.
August 3, 2015
England is a hot bed for professional wrestling, and Jeff Jarrett is going to try to cash in on his investment of Brutus Magnus immediately by doing a live event there towards the end of October. The former world heavyweight champion will more than likely headline the two GFW events. There may be more dates added between now and then as well.
July 20, 2015
More details have surfaced about GFW. Jeff Jarrett revealed that his new promotion will consists of four divisions. The heavyweight division and tag team division was expected. Jarrett also announced that he would have a division specifically for females, knowing how well that worked for him in the past. Global Force Wrestling will also have a NEX*GEN division.
July 13, 2015
If there is anyone on the planet that deserves to be inducted into the TNA hall of fame, it is Jeff Jarrett. The company is making that come to fruition, as the former world heavyweight champion has been chosen as the honoree this year. For those that don't know, Jarrett founded the promotion with his father and is still a minority owner.
June 27, 2015
In order to increase his promotion's chances at succeeding, Jeff Jarrett wisely knows that he's going to need names that fans are more familiar with. The former world heavyweight champion has picked up a centerpiece for GFW in Brutus Magnus, who asked for a release from TNA and received it recently. He is finishing up at Slammiversary.
June 27, 2015
When it comes to teasing big news, very few in the industry are as good at it as Jeff Jarrett. He posted some cryptic messages through social media this week. He initially stated that the deal had fallen through because of legal issues, but now, the former world heavyweight champion states that he is closing in on something big for GFW.
June 24, 2015
When asked during a recent interview if he would play an on screen role in GFW, Jeff Jarrett stated that his presence in front of the camera will be minimal. Showing that he is still gifted at the art of public relations, the former world heavyweight champion stated that he was focused more on being a promoter and wanting to set a stage for the performers to shine. Jarrett knows that fans are peculiar about owners being on screen too much.
June 2, 2015
Since he is one of the best performers on the independent wrestling circuit, many were under the belief that Jeff Jarrett was going to try to get Chris Sabin under contract once GFW started. Well, apparently, those rumors are true. The promotion has now signed the former world heavyweight champion, and he will more than likely be taking part in the upcoming summer tour. No word yet on what his status with ROH will be now.
May 19, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about how GFW will be structured when they start doing television taping. Jeff Jarrett will be crowing four new champions during the first season. There should almost definitely be a world heavyweight championship. Tag team titles and a belt for the female performers are also very likely. As for the last one, it could end up being a North American championship to give it an international feel.
May 12, 2015