When it was revealed earlier tihs week that TNA was canceling their upcoming tour of India, the immediate question was whether or not the performers were going to be paid. After all, they had cleared their schedules to be available for Impact Wrestling. Reports have now surfaced that Dixie Carter has opted to pay the performers, even though they will not be heading overseas.
November 27, 2015
There are rumors that Sami Zayn could be returning a little sooner than expected. WWE has been advertising his appearance on the upcoming tour of England. Generally, the company does not do that unless the performer is going to be there. Zayn has proven to be quite a draw overseas, so there is a chance that he could just be making an appearance and not actually wrestling for NXT.
November 24, 2015
Since he worked some NXT live events, the belief was that Tommaso Ciampa would more than likely receive a developmental contract from WWE. It looks like that might be coming true. While working a overseas show in Europe, Ciampa was reportedly telling people that the deal was close to done and he should be working full time with the World Wrestling Entertainment before the year ends.
October 18, 2015
Those rumors about TNA doing a tour of India, they're appearing more and more likely to be true. an independent wrestling promoter recently announced to his fan base that Ethan Carter and Mr Anderson have been pulled from his special show because their company needed them to go overseas. Management reserves the right to do that because they want their performers on television.
September 30, 2015
Since he has done it before, Jeff Jarrett knows what it takes to build up a business. You go for one victory at a time. GFW just scored their first victory. The promotion now has a television deal in England. Fans in that country will now be able to watch Amped thanks to a new deal between Global Force Wrestling and Boulder Creek International. Doing well overseas will help Jarrett leverage the networks in the United States.
September 14, 2015
In what might be quite the surprise to many, it is being said that Jeff Jarrett is much closer to getting a television deal for GFW in England than he is in the United States. Advertisers in America are not particular fond of professional wrestling, but the demographics in the United Kingdom are a bit different. Securing a television deal overseas and doing strong numbers would help Global Force Wrestling get a deal in the USA.
September 10, 2015
While much of the internet wrestling community still has no clue as to what she does for the company, Dixie Carter is currently busy wheeling and dealing overseas. The president of TNA revealed through social media that she is currently in France and negotiating deals in that country. No details were provided, but the speculation is that they want more of a presence there. A tour is a great possibility.
September 9, 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
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