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
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
For quite some time now, fans in India were expected that TNA was going to be bringing Impact Wrestling over to their country for a tour in December. Unfortunately for them, they are going to have to wait a bit longer to see that happen. Dixie Carter has decided to postpone the tour. She cites logistical reasons, one of which being the safety of the performers.
November 26, 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
Often times, the new media department in WWE will come up with various polls to keep wrestling fans engaged. They asked for votes on who they want to see winning the world heavyweight championship tournament. Antonio Cesaro has now ran away with the poll. His popularity with the internet wrestling community has caused him to receive more votes than any of the other remaining competitors.
November 16, 2015
When asked if he would be interested in a return to WWE, Kevin Nash flat out stated that he indeed has one more run in him. The former world heavyweight champion stated that he is going to do one final tour with World Wrestling Entertainment after he finishes up healing his body. Nash stated that he is currently working on his shoulder and neck. He is good friends with Triple H, so the possibility cannot be ruled out.
October 31, 2015
Since he is injured, Randy Orton has been removed from the upcoming WWE tour of Europe. Management had already advertised Orton as being part of the show, so they felt the need to make it up to fans who had already purchased tickets. To do that, the front office booked Alberto Del Rio as a replacement. Del Rio recently returned to World Wrestling Entertainment and is viewed as an international star.
October 30, 2015
If you watch Impact Wrestling on a weekly basis, then you see James Storm being a participant in the World Title Series to determine a new heavyweight champion in TNA. According to Storm, however, he had no idea that he was involved in such a story line when he filmed those matches. He suggest that management did not inform a lot of people about the tournament when they were performing their matches.
October 20, 2015
Just to give you an idea of how valuable Mahabali Shera is to TNA, Sony SIX is actually providing some financing to the promotion during their tour of India. The network really thinks that a local star in professional wrestling can draw in viewers from that country. International revenue is going to be vital to the promotion if it cannot secure a new television deal in the United States during the beginning of 2016.
October 8, 2015
Once again, TNA is teasing a big announcement. Dixie Carter revealed through social media that she has some big news to share on Monday. Nothing has been confirmed at this point, but many are speculating that she could reveal the upcoming tour of India, where episodes of Impact Wrestling may be taped. As usual, the internet wrestling community will be expecting something much bigger, so they end up disappointed.
October 1, 2015