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- The backstage reaction to TNA’s Destination X pay-per-view was a positive one. There were rave reviews for the AJ Styles vs. Daniels and Austin Aries vs. Bobby Roode matches.
- The injury that Sonjay Dutt suffered at Destination X was indeed a dislocated shoulder. As noted, Dutt popped it back into place and returned to the Ultimate X match.
- Several of the X Division talents that TNA used going into Destination X will be brought back. Kenny King is considered a lock while people are pushing for the company to sign Rubix (Jigsaw).
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New TNA Champion Austin Aries has issued his first public comments since capturing the title at Sunday night’s Destination X pay-per-view. Aries tweeted on Monday:
“Too many thoughts and feelings to express right now, but…It’s a ?#GREAT? day to ?#BGR8?.”
Bobby Roode, the former champion, offered his own thoughts on the events that transpired last night and says a “Big...
- TNA Knockout Rosita, who hasn’t been on TV in several weeks, wrote on Twitter that she is still with the company and hoping to return soon.
- Austin Aries, Mason Andrews and Zema Ion were some of the TNA terms trending on Twitter during Destination X.
- New TNA Knockout Taeler Hendrix became the new OVW Women’s Champion on Saturday night. She lost the title a month ago and...
Austin Aries spoke with Busted Open today about his TNA World Title win and more. Check out the highlights:
On his emotions after winning the TNA World Title: “It was great. I don’t know if you can sum it up in a sentence or two, but a lot of emotions kind of hit me. The culmination of not only my year in TNA, twelve years in the wrestling business, but really just a lifelong...
Promoting tonight’s TNA Destination X pay-per-view, Christopher Daniels spoke to Scott Fishman of The Miami Herald to discuss his current role in TNA Wrestling, wrestling AJ Styles, the Claire Lynch storyline, Austin Aries and more. Highlights from the article are as follows:Appearing on live episodes of Impact Wrestling: “For me personally, the fact that we are live, and that...
Bobby Roode vs. Austin Aries for the TNA Title: This is the most intriguing TNA pay-per-view main event in a long time. The build has been excellent with both men delivering on the mic and building tension heading into the show. All roads still seem to lead to Roode vs. James Storm at Bound For Glory, yet I haven't ruled out the possibility that TNA will give Aries a brief title...
- WWE Champion CM Punk, FCW star Seth Rollins and Ricardo Rodriguez all congratulated Austin Aries on winning the TNA World Heavyweight Title last night. They wrote:Rodriguez: “Didn’t get to watch it but congrats on all that made a giant leap forward in their careers tonight! Especially my fellow SoCal folks!”Seth Rollins: “I owe a lot to @AustinAries for the time we spent...
Here is the card for tonight’s TNA Destination X PPV live from Orlando, Florida.
* Bobby Roode (c) vs. Austin Aries.
Last Man Standing Match:
* AJ Styles vs. TNA Tag Team Champion Christopher Daniels.
Bound for Glory Series Match:
* Kurt Angle vs. Samoa Joe.
Ultimate X Match to determine new TNA X Division Champion:
* Winners of the four singles matches will compete...
- According to PWInsider, Sonjay Dutt suffered a dislocated elbow or shoulder at tonight’s TNA Destination X Pay-Per-View event. He popped them back in place backstage and returned to the Ultimate X.- Also at tonight’s Destination X, Austin Aries defeated Bobby Roode in the main event for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship.
Christopher Daniels and Frankie Kazarian recently joined Monday Night Mayhem’s for an interview. Here are interview highlights.
Gelling together successfully in such a short time: (Kaz) “We’re renowned for our singles work, especially here in TNA, but we have known each other for the better part of 14 years. The chemistry is there, along with the mutual respect and friendship...
- Below is the final card for tonight’s TNA Destination X pay-per-view.
TNA World Heavyweight Title Match
Austin Aries vs. Bobby Roode
Last Man Standing Match
Christopher Daniels vs. AJ Styles
Bound For Glory Series Match
Samoa Joe vs. Kurt Angle
Last Chance 4-Way Match for Final Tournament Slot
Rubix vs. Lars Only vs. Dakota Darsow vs. Mason Andrews
X Division Title Quarter Finals...
Partial Source: Prowrestling.net
– Here are the quarter-hour ratings for last Thursday’s iMPACT!:
Q1: 0.91 rating – Bully Ray calls out Joseph Park, Hulk Hogan and Austin Aries talk backstage
Q2: 0.89 rating – Dixie Carter bombarded, Devon vs. Crimson, Chris Sabin/Bobby Roode segment
Q3: 0.97 rating – Second half of Roode/Sabin segment, Dakota Darsow vs. Flip Casanova
TNA sent out the following press release and video for Hardcore Justice:
DIRECT AUTO INSURANCE PRESENTS HARDCORE JUSTICE SUNDAY AUGUST 12 LIVE ON PAY-PER-VIEW AND AT HTTP://TNAONDEMAND.COM
On Sunday, August 12, TNA IMPACT WRESTLING presents “Hardcore Justice” live on Pay-Per-View and online around the world at http://TNAOnDemand.com! The three-hour epic event will feature your...