When Brutus Magnus heads to England during the end of October for a GFW tour, he is going to need a babysitter. Mickie James has been announced for the tour as well. She is scaling back on her schedule as an in ring performer, but the opportunity to work overseas was hard to turn down.
August 17, 2015
While it may not receive the type of headline that it deserves, a group of wrestlers, led by Mr Anderson, visited four different countries over the past eleven days. Their goal was to entertain our troops that were overseas. Anderson revealed that Austin Aries and Rosita were both with him on the journey. They met with thousands of troops, signed autographs and took photos.
August 13, 2015
Since the company definitely wants to make full use of his overseas marketing potential, there are plans being discussed by TNA to turn Mahabali Shera into a baby face soon. They feel that the fans in India will be more interested in his character if he was on the side of good as opposed to doing evil things as a heel.
July 15, 2015
During a recent interview, Jeff Jarrett not only confirmed that he was still in negotiations for a television deal in the United States, he also noted that he was in negotiations to get international television deals as well. His deals with wrestling companies overseas could play a big factor in securing those contracts.
June 17, 2015
The world is about to see if Dwayne Johnson can be a better producer and promoter than Vince McMahon. An official announcement has been jointly made by Seven Bucks Productions and Spike TV, and it states that Johnson and his team will be producing a show to entertain the troops that are overseas. It is called Rock the Troops, and it will be similar to Tribute to the Troops, except that instead of professional wrestlers, you get other celebrities.
June 7, 2015
Fans have long been begging WWE to do more pay per view events from overseas, and the company has decided on just that. Management has decided to convert a regular live event in Japan into a special that will air on their online video subscription service. The addition of Brock Lesnar helped the company to sell out the event, so they decided to take advantage of that by broadcasting the show in the United States.
June 3, 2015
One of the biggest names on the independent wrestling circuit is Chris Masters, and GFW has managed to snag him in. He was officially announced as a member of the roster today by Jeff Jarrett at a press conference in Las Vegas. Since leaving WWE, Masters has been able to maintain a busy schedule as promoters find him reliable and popular. He has also worked extensively overseas, something Global Force Wrestling values.
May 6, 2015