Gail Kim Makes Her Big Announcement On GFW Impact (Video)

Gail Kim Makes Her Big Announcement On GFW Impact (Video)

Gail Kim appeared on tonight’s GFW Impact episode to announce her retirement, as seen in the video above. The Impact Hall of Famer said she will be retiring from in-ring competition at the end of 2017 but while she is retiring, she plans on going out on top. The six-time Knockouts Champion thanked the other wrestlers, the company and the fans during her speech. Gail will be appearing regularly between now and the end of the year until retirement. Gail tweeted the following after the show: Thanks so much for…

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WWE PPV Vs. TNA PPV In September?, Johnny Gargano’s WWE NXT Status, John Cena Grants Wish

WWE PPV Vs. TNA PPV In September?, Johnny Gargano’s WWE NXT Status, John Cena Grants Wish

– Johnny Gargano is now a full-time WWE NXT Superstar. EVOLVE released this mini-documentary on the WWE Cruiserweight Classic competitor. He tweeted the following on his future: I'm ready. #ThankYou pic.twitter.com/C84ygJuw0W — Johnny Gargano (@JohnnyGargano) July 21, 2016 – The 2016 WWE Backlash pay-per-view will take place on September 11th from the Richmond Coliseum in Richmond, VA. Tickets go on sale via Ticketmaster pre-sale on Wednesday, July 27th. This is the same day TNA had their Bound For Glory pay-per-view scheduled but apparently it may be moved to October. –…

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Lashley Wins Another TNA Title, Promo For Tyrus’ New ‘Fixer’ Gimmick, TNA Bound For Glory Update

Lashley Wins Another TNA Title, Promo For Tyrus’ New ‘Fixer’ Gimmick, TNA Bound For Glory Update

– TNA posted this vignette for Tyrus’ new “Fixer” gimmick. – TNA’s Bound For Glory pay-per-view had been planned for Sunday, September 11th but PWInsider reports that it looks like the new date will be October 2nd. The change back to October is being done to accommodate additional TNA tapings at Universal Studios. As noted, WWE Backlash will also take place on September 11th in Richmond, VA. – TNA World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Lashley now holds the X Division Title after defeating former champion Eddie Edwards inside Six Sides of…

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TNA Star Moose On WWE’s Interest, Leaving Ring Of Honor, Facing Bobby Lashley, More

TNA Star Moose On WWE’s Interest, Leaving Ring Of Honor, Facing Bobby Lashley, More

Source: Sports Illustrated Former ROH superstar Moose, who made his TNA debut during Destination X recently spoke with Sports Illustrated’s Extra Mustard about WWE showing interest in him, and about leaving Ring of Honor. It was originally speculated that Moose was heading to WWE after leaving Ring of Honor, but the former NFL star decided to sign with TNA instead. *** Regarding his TNA deal: “When I decided to go with TNA, it just happened that the taping was on Tuesday and I signed that day.” “I didn’t know how…

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Ladder Match And More Added To Tuesday’s TNA Destination X Impact, Updated Card

Ladder Match And More Added To Tuesday’s TNA Destination X Impact, Updated Card

Below is the updated line-up for Tuesday’s semi-live Destination X edition of Impact Wrestling: TNA X Division Title vs. TNA World Heavyweight Title Eddie Edwards vs. Bobby Lashley TNA Knockouts Title Match Marti Bell vs. Jade vs. Gail Kim vs. Sienna X Division #1 Contender’s Ladder Match DJ Zema Ion vs. Mandrews vs. Trevor Lee vs. Andrew Everett vs. Rockstar Spud vs. Braxton Sutter Drew Galloway vs. Ethan Carter III Matt Hardy addresses The Final Deletion

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More On Moose Possibly Signing With TNA, ROH Returns To England, Jay Lethal Throws First Pitch

More On Moose Possibly Signing With TNA, ROH Returns To England, Jay Lethal Throws First Pitch

– NOVA Pro Wrestling announced that Moose will no longer be appearing at their “One Crazy Summer” event on August 12th due to “a contractual obligation.” Moose had been rumored to be close to signing with TNA, and it should be noted that TNA is scheduled to tape TV from August 11 – 14. – ROH announced that they will return to England for three live events on November 18th, 19th and 20th, 2016. This is the first time that ROH will be presenting events in the UK in a…

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Sean Morley Talks Vince McMahon Pitching Him Val Venis, Christy Hemme Reveals Childbirth Scare

Sean Morley Talks Vince McMahon Pitching Him Val Venis, Christy Hemme Reveals Childbirth Scare

Vince Russo’s THE BRAND, which could be both SEEN and HEARD daily on the RELMNetwork.com and PodcastOne.com, was highlighted this week by part one of my interview with WWE Diva Search Winner and Former TNA Superstar, CHRISTY HEMME and the first half of my discussion with Sean Morley, formerly known as WWE Superstar Val Venis In Part 1 of this all-new edition of Vixens Who Rule, stunning, brilliant and vivacious Christy Hemme, discusses life both inside and out of the squared circle. In this episode, Christy talks about being one…

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Final Deletion Gives TNA Impact Highest Viewership In Over A Year, Squandered YouTube Views

Final Deletion Gives TNA Impact Highest Viewership In Over A Year, Squandered YouTube Views

Tuesday’s episode of TNA Impact, featuring The Final Deletion was the most-watched episode in the program’s run on Pop TV. You’d have to go back to May 29, 2015, just before Destination America moved its timeslot, to find an episode of Impact that had higher first-run viewership.   It’ll be interesting to see next week whether Impact can retain much of this spike in viewership, whether the viewership will return to normal, or whether it can continue to gain momentum. Impact’s average viewership in the PopTV run (295,777) is now…

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Backstage News On Billy Corgan And TNA, Dixie Carter Thanks Fans For Final Deletion Success, BFG

Backstage News On Billy Corgan And TNA, Dixie Carter Thanks Fans For Final Deletion Success, BFG

Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter – Regarding Billy Corgan being TNA’s new minority owner, The Wrestling Observer Newsletter reports that the Smashing Pumpkins frontman gave TNA money for their last set of TV tapings in exchange for a percentage of ownership, instead of a loan. – As noted, TNA has TV tapings at Universal Studios next week and then will return in mid-August. Those will be the final tapings before the September 11th Bound For Glory pay-per-view, which will also mark 15 years since the 9/11 terror attacks. As noted, a…

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TNA Bound For Glory Playoff Announced For Impact Wrestling’s Move To Thursday Night

TNA Bound For Glory Playoff Announced For Impact Wrestling’s Move To Thursday Night

As noted earlier, TNA Impact Wrestling will begin airing at 8pm EST on Thursday nights on July 21st, just two days after WWE SmackDown goes live on Tuesdays. Below is TNA’s announcement, which also reveals that the July 21st episode will feature the “Bound For Glory Playoff” to determine a new #1 contender to the World Heavyweight Title. ” THE SUMMER HEATS UP ON POP AS IMPACT WRESTLING BROADCASTS LIVE TUESDAY, JULY 12 AT 9/8c AND MOVES TO THURSDAY NIGHTS STARTING THURSDAY, JULY 21 AT ITS NEW TIME AT 8/7c…

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