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This week's TNA Wrestling Impact is a special “free PPV event” (screw you, Mike Tenay), that being No Surrender. We will see the finals of the BFG Series, as well as Bully Ray defending the World title against Mr. Anderson. Anderson’s contract with TNA is up shortly, so I’m sure he’ll win.
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I have to admit up front that I am a WWE guy so I know that I have a certain level of bias. TNA Wrestling is really hit and miss and I think what turns me off the most is the inconstancy. Let’s look at last night.
Austin Aries spoke with Adam Carriker and Chuck Carroll about the the ramifications if AJ Styles jumped ship to World Wrestling Entertainment.
“That’s news to me. I wasn’t aware. I don’t know if there would be a huge impact. I think one thing that both companies and every successful company has is you need to have depth. And football teams are the same way. If a guy goes...
AJ Styles recently spoke with DJ Brando of U-Rock 99.1. Here are some highlights from the interview.
On what’s it like to be a wrestler for a living: “It’s having one of the coolest jobs ever. I mean, you actually get to go to work and enjoy what you are doing. Not a lot of people can say that. I’m blessed.”
On being TNA’s first ever grand slam champion: “I’ve won...
The following are highlights from a recent v2 Wrestling interview with TNA Impact Wrestling star Austin Aries:
On his on-air character: “You know, I find it funny that all the people that follow wrestling, people like yourselves, that they all kind of use the terms babyface and heel, and good guy or bad guy, because I don’t look at life like that and i don’t look at wrestling...
Embedded below are highlights from the September 12, 2013 episode of Impact Wrestling.
Bully Ray and Mr. Anderson before their No Surrender match
BFG Series Semifinal: AJ Styles vs. Austin Aries
Bound For Glory Series Semifinal: Bobby Roode vs. Magnus
Dixie Carter and Hulk Hogan talk backstage during IMPACT
World Champion Bully Ray addresses The Aces and Eights
World Title Match...
TNA will tape the “No Surrender” episode of Impact Wrestling in St. Louis tonight. The following matches are confirmed for tonight’s event:
* TNA World Title match: Bully Ray vs. Mr. Anderson.
* BFG Series Semi-Final #1: A.J. Styles vs. Austin Aries.
* BFG Series Semi-Final #2: Bobby Roode vs. Magnus.
* BFG Series Finals: Styles-Aries winner vs. Roode-Magnus winner.
Hulk Hogan made the following tweet, hyping up next week’s iMPACT!. The show was taped last Thursday (September 12) and full **SPOILERS** are posted on the main newsboard.
Can’t wait for Dixie Carter to go face to face with AJ Styles,the next T A IMPACT will be a game changer brother. Spike9pmestThurs HH
— Hulk Hogan (@HulkHogan) September 14, 2013
TNA taped their Impact Wrestling for next week following last night’s live show. Here are results of the show that will air next Thursday.
- Jeff Hardy defeated X Division Champion Manik in a non-title match. Chris Sabin attacked Manik after the match.
- ODB defeated Mickie James to win the TNA Knockouts Title.
- Eric Young beat Robbie E.
- Joseph Park defeated Robbie E.
- As seen on last night's Impact Wrestling episode, it appeared they wrote Mr. Anderson off TV after a beatdown from Bully Ray. Anderson's contract reportedly expires this month so he may be gone from the company. TNA posted this update on Anderson:
"On Thursday at the “No Surrender” IMPACT special, Aces and Eights President Bully Ray successfully defended the World...
As noted earlier, Ken Anderson’s deal with TNA Wrestling was originally set to expire with the company within the next month. According to PWInsider, the two parties have come to financial terms, and he will remain with the organization.
If the two didn’t come to terms, his match against Bully Ray for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship match on this past Thursday was going...
Below is the card for TNA’s house show tonight in Joplin, Missouri:
* TNA champ Bully Ray vs. Magnus vs. Austin Aries
* James Storm vs. Christopher Daniels
* Gunner vs. Kazarian
* AJ Styles vs. Knux
* Gail Kim vs. ODB
* Manik vs. Rockstar Spud
IMPACT WRESTLING FANS GET BEHIND-THE-SCENES ACCESS DURING “COUNTDOWN TO BOUND FOR GLORY” AIRING ON SPIKE TV SUNDAY, OCTOBER 20
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Sept. 13, 2013) – TNA is partnering with Spike TV for a second year to bring fans behind the scenes for “IMPACT WRESTLING’s” biggest night of the year in a one-hour live special, “Countdown to Bound For Glory,” on Sunday...