Found July 20, 2012 on WZR Online:
– TMZ reports that Jersey Shore star Snooki was reportedly invited to Kurt Angle’s wedding this weekend, but had to decline due to a prior commitment. Snooki sent Angle and his future wife, Jionni, a coffee pot as a wedding gift. Snooki knows Jionni and reportedly wanted to train with Kurt Angle earlier this year, but that did not happen. – interviewed James Storm mostly about his love of country music, but the conversation did turn to wrestling. He said the following of TNA’s popularity in the UK. “When we go overseas, I’ve noticed a huge difference… there’s more and more people that recognize me.” – Newsday recently interviewed Austin Aries, where he discusses being a vegan, the strides he has made in the last 18-months and more. You can read that interview here.

Chavo Comments on Signing with TNA, Austin Aries Talks About Success

- Austin Aries recently spoke with Newsday about achieving his level of success despite his size.“I think at the end of the day this is the entertainment business,” said Aries. “There is definitely an athletic, physical nature to it, but it’s about entertainment. In the history of wrestling you’ve had people of all shapes and sizes… The major companies are seeing that...

Austin Aries Interview – Being A Vegetarian, Winning The TNA World Title, Football

TNA World Heavyweight champion Austin Aries was a guest on 4th & Pain (, the only pro wrestling radio show hosted by an NFL player and a weight loss champion. Washington Redskins defensive end Adam Carriker had a chance to meet Aries while he was backstage recently at an Impact taping. A week or so later, Aries became the World Heavyweight Champion and joined...

TNA Impact Wrestling July 19 recap – Roode vs. Aries 2

Tonight’s TNA Impact Wrestling is the 4th installment of Open Fight Night/Gut Check. The last one was a major disappointment in my view, but TNA seems to be focused on turning things around for the better (well, mostly), so here’s hoping we get a good show tonight.

Austin Aries Praises Hulk Hogan + Updated BFG Series Standings

Partial Source: – Tonight in Kansas City, Kansas at a Metro Pro Wrestling show, Adam Pearce will face NWA World Heavyweight Champion Colt Cabana in the fourth match of their Best-of-Seven series. If Pearce loses the series, then he will be forced to “retire from the NWA.” Cabana is currently up 3-0. The match is being advertised as a two-out-of-three falls match...

Early TNA iMPACT! Rating #’s + Hardcore Justice Main Event

Partial Source: Pwinsider – Devin Cutting sent this in: The TNA event in Charleston, West Virginia on September 8th, 2012 has been canceled due to a scheduling conflict. Go to for info about future shows. – TNA has confirmed that Austin Aries will defend the TNA World Title against Bobby Roode at Hardcore Justice. As of this writing, there is no stipulation...

Updated TNA Bound For Glory Series Standings, Viacom and DirecTV Reach Agreement

- Below is the updated TNA Bound For Glory Series standings coming out of last night’s Impact:1. Samoa Joe – 47 points 2. James Storm – 43 points 3. Kurt Angle – 27 points 4. Mr. Anderson – 23 points 5. Jeff Hardy – 21 points 6. Rob Van Dam – 14 points 6. Magnus – 14 points 7. Daniels – 12 points 8. AJ Styles – 7 points 8. Bully Ray – 7 points 8. The Pope ...

Early Preview For Tonight’s TNA iMPACT! Telecast

Here is the preview for tonight’s TNA IMPACT Wrestling… * Bobby Roode is scheduled to “call out” new champion Austin Aries for a non-title re-match from Destination X. * Open Fight Night returns for the Bound for Glory Series. Six matches are scheduled, and will be determined by BFG Series points order. James Storm will get the first call out tonight. * The gutcheck returns...
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