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  • Concerns With The Bound For Glory Location

    The Aberdeen Pavilion where Bound for Glory is going to take place is not a traditional arena, according to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter. The Aberdeen Pavilion is a building that hosts trade fairs, wine shows and senior citizen breakfasts. Since there are no dressing rooms and only a few...
  • Konnan Hopeful Rey Mysterio Joins Impact Wrestling

    We reported  a while back that Rey Mysterio  was in talks with possibly joining Global Force Wrestling (now Impact Wrestling) and event at one point had a contract. The negotiations eventually went south between both parties and the deal was dead. Konnan was asked about his involvement between GFW and Mysterio on...
  • New Tagline for Impact Wrestling Revealed

    While speaking to The Ottawa Citizen, Impact Wrestling President Ed Nordholm talked about holding their upcoming Bound for Glory event at the Aberdeen Pavilion. Nordholm mentioned that he hopes that they can get 500 people to fill the event and mentioned that the crowd will pack it rather than...
  • Josh Mathews on Speculation of GFW Name Change

    PWInsider spoke with Impact Wrestling’s Josh Mathews about the disappearance of the Global Force Wrestling name on the promotional material sent out today. Mathews made the following remarks about the change: “You know, I wish I could tell you everything and tell you that ‘this is what it’s going...
  • Jim Cornette Done with Impact Wrestling

    Jim Cornette is already done with Impact Wrestling, according to Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer. It’s being said that there is no heat between Anthem and Cornette. Cornette agreed to work one set of television tapings but Jeff Jarrett had asked him to work another set and the...
  • TNA Wrestling No Longer Called Global Force Wrestling

    Anthem Sports is once again referring to their wrestling company as Impact Wrestling and not Global Force Wrestling. PWInsider reports that they have reached out for comment regarding the change but have not received any response back. It was noted last week that when Jeff Jarrett and Impact Wrestling...
  • Location Announced for GFW Bound for Glory

    Global Force Wrestling announced that the company will be holding their upcoming Bound for Glory pay-per-view event at the Aberdeen Pavilion on November 5th. Additional Impact Wrestling tapings also to take place between November 6th and 10th. Here is their official announcement: IMPACT Wrestling, a subsidiary of Anthem Sports...
  • Eli Drake on Pressure to Help Impact Wrestling Ratings

    GFW World Champion Eli Drake recently spoke with Justin Barrasso of the Sports Illustrated where he discussed a variety of topics. Here are the highlights from the interview: Eli says he doubled the amount of training he did when he came to know about the decision that he will...
  • Davey Richards Out of Action for Remainder of the Year

    Davey Richards announced on Twitter that he will be canceling all of the remainder of his independent bookings for the rest of the year due to the surgery on his right knee. I can't apologize enough to everyone but I have to cancel my remaining bookings for 2017. I...
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