In a very scary situation, Kurt Angle was rushed to the hospital by his wife after he lost feeling in his extremities and began having trouble breathing. It turns out that this is a side effect from having the tumor removed from his neck. The former world heavyweight champion require surgery and will be forced to miss his schedule appearance at the Comic Con event in London.
July 16, 2015
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
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
Close observers of TNA have already known for quite some time now that Ethan Carter would some day carry the world heavyweight championship. During an interview with the Mirror, Kurt Angle essentially confirmed it. He states that while he does not know all the specifics of the push, he does now that management wants to put the top belt on him before the year ends. Angle said that there is a possibility he might be the one to drop it to him.
May 23, 2015
During a recent interview with Sports Illustrated, Kurt Angle revealed that WWE had canceled a meeting with him. The two sides were supposed to talk about a contract to bring the former world heavyweight champion back into the mix. Angle felt a little disrespected that he was treated like a nobody. He stated that Triple H told him that they already had enough talent on the roster, something that Vince McMahon would never say.
April 9, 2015
It appears that Bobby Lashley and Kurt Angle have come through for TNA. Their world heavyweight championship match was heavily promoted, and it increased viewership for that episode of Impact Wrestling by a very impressive margin of 20 percent. Executives at Destination America should be quite pleased with that, especially since they were the ones that pushed the front office to make Angle the centerpiece attraction again.
March 23, 2015