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[TV Results] TNA ‘IMPACT Wrestling’ – 2/14/2013

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The road to Lockdown officially began on the Valentine’s Day edition of IMPACT Wrestling as GM Hulk Hogan announced that eight men would vie for a shot at World Champion Jeff Hardy next month…curiously enough they didn’t include Hogan’s own son in-law. Also on the show contestants from British Bootcamp made their TNA debut and a Knockouts Title match was made for next week.

Click “read more” for match results and news/notes from the show taken from Chris Shore‘s much more detailed coverage over at ProWrestling.net.

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[TV Results] IMPACT Wrestling – 2/7/2013

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Bully Ray made his return to active competition this week, teaming up with Sting to take on Devon and D.O.C. of The Aces and 8’s in a tables match. Also on the show Rob Van Dam defended the X-Division Title against Kenny King and Zema Ion, and Chavo Guerrero Jr. & Hernandez defended the TNA World Tag Team Titles against Austin Aries & Bobby Roode.

Click “read more” to see match results/storyline notes from the show. For a more detailed report check out my coverage/review over at 411Mania.

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[TV Results] IMPACT Wrestling – 1/31/2013

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IMPACT Wrestling makes its home in the United Kingdom for the next four weeks and TNA kicked things off with the return of Open Fight Night featuring challenges from Velvet Sky, Joseph Park, a returning (and British) TNA wrestler, and a steel cage main event between Kurt Angle and Mr. Anderson. GM Hulk Hogan also made his return to the show and Bully Ray, Brooke Hogan, Sting once again pleaded for Ray’s reinstatement. And to top it all off, two new members of The Aces and 8’s were revealed.

Click “read more” for results/storyline notes from the show. For a more in-depth look at the show check out my report over at 411Mania.

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[TV Review] IMPACT Wrestling – 1/24/2013

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This week on IMPACT Wrestling Bully Ray pleaded for his reinstatement, Kurt Angle called out Mr. AndersonKenny King and Zema Ion tried to one-up each other, and in the main event Jeff Hardy defended the TNA World Heavyweight Title against Christopher Daniels.

Click “read more” for quick match results as well as a breakdown review of the episode. For a more detailed recap, check out my coverage over at 411Mania.

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[TV Review] IMPACT Wrestling – 12/13/2012

Impact Wrestling Review

This week on IMPACT Wrestling, The Aces and 8’s reveal who outbid Bobby Roode for their services, Kenny King goes dirty in a non-title match against Rob Van Dam, and AJ Styles loses his smile.

Click “read more” for quick match results and a review of the show. For a more detailed recap of everything that went down, check out my coverage over at Pro Wrestling Ponderings.

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[PPV Results] TNA Final Resolution 2012

TNA Final Resolution 2012

Last night TNA presented their final PPV event of the year, Final Resolution, live from the Impact Zone in Orlando, FL. Click “read more” for results from the show, courtesy of TNA’s official website.

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[TNA News] ‘Final Resolution 2012’ Preview; Lineup + Predictions

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This weekend TNA presents their last PPV of 2012, Final Resolution, live from the Impact Zone in Orlando, FL. Click “read more” for a full lineup plus my thoughts and predictions for each one.

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[TV Review] IMPACT Wrestling – 9/27/2012

This week on IMPACT Wrestling: A new TV Champion is crowned, the latest Gut Check contestant faces the judges, more matches are announced for Bound For Glory, and Hulk Hogan and Sting head to the Aces and 8’s clubhouse…through awkward circumstances.

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[TNA News] ‘IMPACT Wrestling’ Preview for 9/27/2012

Here’s what to expect on tonight’s edition of IMPACT Wrestling, according to the official preview on TNA’s website.

  • With Devon gone from TNA, the TV Title has officially been vacated and a new champion will be decided tonight on “Championship Thursday”. GM Hulk Hogan will hear the cases of four wrestlers (Samoa Joe, Magnus, Mr. Anderson, and Garett Bischoff) and decide which two will meet in the squared circle to decide the new champion.
  • Speaking of Hogan, he promised the Aces and 8’s last week that he would meet them on their turf, a place known as “The Clubhouse”. Given their kidnapping and brutal assault of Joseph Park last week, will Hogan still go through with it? Also expect some sort of update on Park’s condition following said attack.
  • TNA Gut Check prospect Evan Markopolous came up short last week in his match against Douglas Williams and tonight the TNA Gut Check judges (Bruce Prichard, Taz, and Al Snow) will meet and decide if he’s deserving of a TNA contract.
  • With 3 weeks to go until they meet in the main event at Bound For Glory (peep the up to date lineup of the show thus far after the preview), TNA World Champion Austin Aries and Jeff Hardy will be both be on the show to continue building to the match and adding new wrinkles to their newfound rivalry. Will Aries once again attempt to try to prove that he can do anything Hardy can do?
  • Bully Ray shocked TNA fans by defeating Aries in the main event of last week’s show. What does this mean for the superstar going into TNA’s biggest event of the year?

All of this and much more will happen tonight on IMPACT Wrestling at 8PM/7PM Central on SpikeTV.

Current Lineup for TNA Bound For Glory 2012:

Austin Aries (c) Vs. Jeff Hardy for the TNA World Heavyweight Title

Christopher Daniels/Frankie Kazarian (c) Vs. AJ Styles/Kurt Angle Vs. Chavo Guerrero Jr./Hernandez for the TNA World Tag Team Titles

 

[TNA News] TV Title Officially Vacated; New Champ To Be Decided on ‘IMPACT Wrestling’

Umm…I think they spelled “Television” wrong…

Last week on IMPACT Wrestling, TNA announced that the TV Title situation would be settled on “Championship Thursday”. Although many speculated that Devon, who didn’t renew his contract and left the company, would return to lose the TV Title to someone, others figured that meant the belt was vacated and a new champion would be crowned. Well those who thought the latter can pat themselves on the back because in TNA’s new IMPACT Wrestling preview for Thursday’s show they officially addressed the situation and formerly vacated the belt.

TNA also announced that for “Championship Thursday”, four competitors will plead their case as to why they deserve the TV Title to GM Hulk Hogan. Hogan will then decide which two will square off to decide the new champion. The four “contestants” are as follows: Samoa Joe, Magnus, Garett Bischoff, and Mr. Anderson.

Although the belt has been wasted again and again, I still believe in the potential of the TV Title division and now they’ve got a chance to start anew with a strong champion. I’m hoping for either Joe or Magnus to get the belt so that can be added as another cog to their feud going into Bound For Glory but I’d just as easily accept Mr. Anderson becoming the champ. Anyone but Bischoff really; he’s getting better but he still has a long way to go before he’s ready for that sort of run (assuming TNA doesn’t drop the ball again with it).

Either way, let’s at least hope they actually change the name on the physical belt this time around. No more of the “champ holds his hand over the “Legends” plate in pictures” thing, please. That’s bush league.

Do you see any potential in a TNA TV Title division or am I just being (as the kids like to say) “cray”?

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