In case you missed the latest episode of Impact Wrestling, Ethan Carter defeated Kurt Angle to become the new TNA World Heavyweight Champion. The move has been a year in the making, and Kurt Angle was more than willing to put over the younger performer and create a new star for the company. Carter should have a lengthy reign ahead of him.
July 2, 2015
Some further details have been revealed about the tumor that Kurt Angle is having surgery to remove. It was initially discovered in 2012, but doctors did not feel the need to do anything about it at the time because it was not affecting Angle. They are removing it now because it was starting to block a nerve in the arm.
July 2, 2015
Over the last couple of days, TNA has been hit by the impending departure of several performers. They're about to lose their world heavyweight champion, but fortunately for them, it will only be for three weeks. Kurt Angle will be taking time off to have surgery to remove a tumor from his neck. It is said to not be too serious.
June 28, 2015
Earlier in the year, there were reports that Destination America had pushed TNA towards putting the world heavyweight championship on Kurt Angle because they feel that would be the best thing for marketing. During a recent interview, Angle confirmed it and thanked the network for being so supporting towards the company.
June 23, 2015
During a recent interview, Kurt Angle was asked if he thought that WWE would induct him into their hall of fame some day. He flat out stated that he does not know what the company thinks of him, so he is unsure if he will ever receive that phone call. Angle feels that his stint in TNA might prevent him from ever receiving the honor because there are those that might resent him for going to the competition, even though he is worthy of an induction.
May 29, 2015