By now, most wrestling fans know that Kurt Angle will no longer be an in ring performer for TNA once his contract expires in a couple of weeks. However, reports have now surfaced that the former world heavyweight champion is in negotiations with the company on a new contract, which would see him being an ambassador for the promotion. Angle would also be working with younger performers and teaching them how to become a star.
January 22, 2016
As of you may already know, WWE is currently doing a tour of India. There was a little bit of backlash towards the promotion, though, as advocate groups wants the live events banned due to an on screen incident back in 1998 where Kurt Angle grabbed the Indian flag and blew his nose in it. World Wrestling Entertainment issued a public apology and suggested that the idea behind the segment belonged to Angle himself.
January 18, 2016
Once again, Kurt Angle has reiterated to the media that his upcoming tour of England with TNA will be his final one for the time being. The former world heavyweight champion still plans on taking time away from professional wrestling to pursue other business ventures. In a rather interesting tidbit, Angle stated that if it were up to him, AJ Styles would be his opponent on the final tour of the United Kingdom.
November 27, 2015
During a recent interview to promote his upcoming tour of England, Kurt Angle revealed the amount of money that UFC offered him back in 1997. Dana White had an offer on the table which would have included 10 fights and $150,000. At the time, Angle was not as famous as he is now. Plus, the MMA promotion was not the money making juggernaut that it has grown to become today.
November 20, 2015
Earlier in the year, it was revealed that Kurt Angle wants to get into the field of education as a teacher. Some even suggested that he would also be a wrestling coach in high school as well. During a recent interview, Angle revealed that he was putting those plans on hold. The former world heavyweight champion signed with a new talent agency in hopes of getting more acting gigs to further his career in Hollywood.
November 17, 2015
When Seth Rollins went down with an ACL injury, there was a feeling that he would rush back from rehabilitation so that he can regain his spot. After all, that has been something that performers have done over the years because that top spot pays really well. During an interview, Kurt Angle stated that he does not believe Rollins will be doing that because WWE has changed over the years.
November 8, 2015