Viacom and DirecTV were unable to come to agreement on a new deal and as a result Spike TV, the home of TNA Wrestling, has been yanked from the satellite provider. For DirecTV’s response, go to DirecTVPromise.com. For coverage by Deadline.com, click here. Thanks to Wrestling News World reader Patrick Peralta for his help with […]
The latest episode of TNA Today features Dixie Carter talking about the ongoing issues between Viacom and DirecTV:
DirecTV has responded to complaints stemming from their ongoing negotiations with Viacom. To view their response, go to DirecTVPromise.com. Obviously the reason this is noteworthy is due to Spike TV being a Viacom network with the possibility of DirecTV customers losing TNA programming. These type of disputes happen during contract negotiations all the time and […]
Animal Planet has uploaded the first look of Eric Young’s new series “Off the Hook: Extreme Catches.” You can view it embedded in the video below:
- TNA Wrestling posted the following video of Hulk Hogan telling DirecTV customers to take action now: As we noted earlier this morning here on WrestlingNewsWorld.com, Viacom’s distribution agreement with DirecTV is set to expire at midnight on Tuesday and no new agreement is in place.
- Viacom sent out the following today: Viacom’s distribution agreement with DirecTV is set to expire at midnight on Tuesday, July 10. We’ve been negotiating for months and even offered DirecTV an extension past the agreement’s original June 30 expiration date. As recently as today, we made significant economic movement in direct conversations with DirecTV. […]
- Today’s episode of TNA Today features new TNA Champion Austin Aries. You can watch it embedded in the video below: – TNA Wrestling has announced an October 26th live event from the Back River Coliseum in Poplar Bluff, Missouri.
- Austin Aries wrote the following on Twitter: Too many thoughts and feelings to express right now, but…..It’s a #GREAT day to #BGR8. — Austin Healy Aries (@AustinAries) July 9, 2012 – Bobby Roode wrote the following on Twitter: A lot of emotion today. Last night @AustinAries and i tore it down. The last 256 […]
WWE Champion CM Punk congratulated Austin Aries, Samoa Joe and Zema Ion for victories at TNA Destination X on Twitter. Below is the Tweet: I didn’t see it, but congrats to @austinaries @SamoaJoe and @zematna Looks like somebody finally gets it. Kudos. — CM Punk (@CMPunk) July 9, 2012
Dixie Carter wrote on Twitter that Sonjay Dutt will be out for several weeks following his separated shoulder injury he suffered in the Ultimate X Match on TNA Destination X. Below is the Tweet: @sonjaydutterson separates his shoulder during match, gets it popped back in & runs out to finish.. He’ll be fine but is […]
Impact Wrestling posted the following Hardcore Justice pay-per-view preview on their official YouTube channel: TNA Hardcore Justice will take place Sunday, August 12, 2012 from the Impact Zone in Orlando, Florida. We’ll have exclusive live play-by-play coverage here at WrestlingNewsWorld.com.
Austin Aries beat Bobby Roode at TNA Destination X to win the TNA Championship. TNA Destination X Results
Sonjay Dutt dislocated his shoulder at TNA Destination during the Ultimate X Match for the TNA X-Division Championship. Dutt briefly left the match, sought treatment, where his shoulder was put back into socket, and returned. Samoa Joe witnessed how it went down and wrote the following on Twitter: Just watched @Sonjaydutterson on some lethal weapon isch, […]
Zema Ion won the X-Division Championship Tournament at TNA Destination X to become the new champion. Ion competed in an Ultimate X match also involving Kenny King, Mason Andrews and Sonjay Dutt, all who won qualifying matches earlier at the event.
- TNA Wrestling announced Sunday that “Rewind” will precede Impact Wrestling on a weekly basis at 7/6c on Spike TV. Below is the official press release: Don’t miss three hours of TNA IMPACT WRESTLING every Thursday night on SpikeTV! Get your weekly TNA recap starting at 7/6c with the new “Rewind” broadcast immediately followed by […]