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TNA Slammiversary returns to pay-per-view, but will anyone buy it?

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TNA is returning to pay-per-view. The fledgling wrestling company made official today its plans to return to traditional pay-per-view with Slammiversary on Sunday, June 28. This is TNA’s 13th Slammiversary and advertised for the show are Kurt Angle, Ethan Carter III, Taryn Terrell, the Beat Down Clan, the Rising, and Matt and Jeff Hardy. The show airs live from Orlando, Florida, and ... Read More »

Jeff Hardy breaks leg in dirt-bike accident

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The bad news keeps coming for TNA Wrestling. Jeff Hardy suffered a broken leg in a dirt-bike accident Tuesday night, according to TNA president Dixie Carter. Carter broke the news on her Twitter feed. .@JEFFHARDYBRAND just suffered a broken leg in a dirt bike accident. Will provide more details once they are known. — Dixie Carter (@TNADixie) April 28, 2015 ... Read More »

WWE Extreme Rules 2015 Hangover: A New Day

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Well kids – WWE did it. They went EXTREME. Again. And nobody bled, or went through a flaming table, or found a thumbtack up their nose. But they did at least give us a solid, B-level show. Read More »

The Bullet Club vs. the Kingdom headlines night 2 of ROH’s War of the Worlds

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The first night of Ring of Honor’s War of the Worlds with New Japan Pro wrestling is going to be tough to top, especially with the Briscoes vs. Shinsuke Nakamura and Kazuchika Okada and A.J. Styles rumored to be taking on Adam Cole. But ROH and NJPW have put together a solid second night, headlined by the Bullet Club’s A.J. Styles ... Read More »

WWE RAW Hangover: Taxicab Confessions

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You never know quite what you’re going to get with these overseas RAW tapings, but the recent trend has seen guys turn face and/or heel as WWE concludes its ‘WrestleMania Revenge’ tour. Last night’s wrestling-heavy show was no different. But was it any good? Read on to find out… Read More »

Scott Steiner Threatened to Kill Hulk Hogan WrestleMania Weekend

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File this one under “only in professional wrestling” and “TMZ-ready”: Scott Steiner reportedly threatened to kill Hulk Hogan during WrestleMania weekend. Read More »

Global Force Wrestling announces three TV tapings dates for Las Vegas

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Global Force Wrestling is coming to Las Vegas. Jeff Jarrett’s wrestling promotion released a video last night teasing TV tapings at the Orleans Hotel & Casino this summer and the hottest heel faction in pro wrestling. Take note of the 24-second mark in the video. Yep, that’s the Bullet Club logo. So A.J. Styles, Doc Gallows, Karl “Machine Gun” Anderson and the ... Read More »

Hideo Itami wins tournament to get in Andre the Giant Battle Royal

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Hideo Itami is going to WrestleMania. Well, the WrestleMania 31 pre-show — but still WrestleMania! Itami won the four-man NXT tournament to get a spot in the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal, which has been moved to the pre-show due to time constraints (4 p.m. CST), and got to do the obligatory point at the Mania sign. To get in, Itami ... Read More »

Perro Aguayo Jr. dies following tag match against Rey Mysterio Jr. and Xtreme Tiger

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AAA’s top heel star Perro Aguayo Jr. died after a tag-team match in Tijuana last night. Aguayo Jr., 35, was teaming with Manik (T.J. Perkins) against Rey Mysterio Jr. and Xtreme Tiger. Videos of the match don’t seem to reveal anything out of the ordinary, although something clearly went very wrong. In the videos, Mysterio drop kicks Aguayo Jr. to set up a 619. ... Read More »

WWE’s latest WrestleMania Heritage action figures pay homage to wrestling’s Super Bowl

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No wrestler is more linked to WrestleMania than the Undertaker. The Deadman’s undefeated Streak had a mythical aura — until Brock Lesnar snapped it to became the One in 21 and One. But before there was a One in 21 and One, there was victory (and victim) No. 1. Mattel celebrates the beginning of the Streak in the latest installment of its WrestleMania Heritage action ... Read More »

WWE doctor Chris Amann sues CM Punk

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The estranged relationship between CM Punk and WWE became even more estranged — and strange — this week with a defamation lawsuit filed by the wrestling circuit’s ringside doctor, Chris Aman, against Punk for the wrestler’s infamous tell-all interview on Colt Cabana’s Art of Wrestling podcast last year. The lawsuit was filed in Cook County Circuit Court, and according to legal journal the Cook County Record, Amann is ... Read More »

Samoa Joe leaves TNA. Where will he end up?

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The exodus of talent from TNA Wrestling continued Tuesday with the departure of Samoa Joe. The Samoan Submission Machine announced the split on his Twitter account. I have decided to part ways with @ImpactWrestling. My very best to them moving forward, and my eternal thanks to the fans. — Samoa Joe (@SamoaJoe) February 17, 2015 TNA Executive Vice President John Gaburick confirmed ... Read More »