Posts tagged with "GFW"

Impact Wrestling Does Not Make Cable Top 150, How Was Viewership Pre-Victory Road?

Posted by Marc Middleton September 22, 2017 0 Comment 520 views

This week’s Impact Wrestling episode, featuring Eli Drake defeating Bronce to retain the Global Title at an AAA event in Mexico, drew 277,000 viewers. This is up from last week’s 239,000 viewers. This week’s show also featured the final hype for next week’s Victory Road episode. Viewership for this week was delayed because the show […]

Backstage News on the GFW Name and Impact Re-Branding, Potential Issues for BFG, More

Posted by Marc Middleton September 22, 2017 0 Comment 819 views

Company officials have confirmed to The Wrestling Observer Newsletter that the GFW name is being phased out of the Impact Wrestling brand. The recent Bound For Glory press release listed the company as Impact Wrestling, a subsidiary of Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corporation. While the company announced the GFW – Impact merger months ago, the […]

Johnny Impact Discusses his Decision to Sign With Impact Wrestling

Posted by Andy Ravens September 21, 2017 0 Comment 406 views

Johnny Impact was a recent guest on Ring Rust Radio. Here are the highlights: On signing with Impact Wrestling: “So I’ve been in talks with people from TNA and GFW for a long time. Big John Gaburick, Taz, Lagana, Jarrett, and really what it came down to was it was a great opportunity and it didn’t […]

Josh Mathews Talks About Impact Wrestling Possibly Being Sold, his Run in WWE, More

Posted by Andy Ravens September 19, 2017 0 Comment 561 views

Thanks to James Walsh for passing this recap along: Show: Interactive Wrestling Radio Guest: Josh Mathews Date: 09/16/17 Your Hosts: James Walsh Global Force Wrestling announcer Josh Mathews joined us for his first interview with us ever this week.  The former WWE announcer and present Impact Wrestling announcer discusses the launch of GFW’s Network as […]

Backstage News on Jim Cornette Being Done with GFW/Impact Wrestling

Posted by Marc Middleton September 18, 2017 0 Comment 1093 views

As noted, Impact Wrestling announced today that the November 5th Bound For Glory pay-per-view will take place from the Aberdeen Pavilion in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. There will also be TV tapings at the same venue from November 6th through the 10th. Jim Cornette will not be working Bound For Glory or the TV tapings as […]

GFW No More?, Official Announcement and Promo for Bound For Glory

Posted by Marc Middleton September 18, 2017 0 Comment 886 views

Below is the official announcement for the November 5th Bound For Glory pay-per-view from Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. A promo for the show is above. It’s worth noting that there is no reference to GFW in the promotional material for the event. We’ve noted how it’s believed that Jeff Jarrett, who is on an indefinite leave […]

GFW Bound For Glory Country Confirmed, Eli Drake – AAA Video for Impact

Posted by Marc Middleton September 17, 2017 0 Comment 610 views

– This week’s GFW Impact episode will feature Global Champion Eli Drake making a visit to AAA in Mexico. Below is a preview for the match against Máscara de Bronce from the Palenque Inforum: – GFW has confirmed that the November 5th Bound For Glory pay-per-view will take place in Canada, as seen below in […]

Hart Family Member Shoots, Big Welcome for WWE Crew In China, Birthdays

Posted by Marc Middleton September 17, 2017 0 Comment 931 views

– As seen below, the latest Breaking Kayfabe release from Kayfabe Commentaries features the infamous Teddy Hart, nephew of WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart. – Former WWE star Bill “The Goon” Irwin turns 63 years old today while former nWo member Masahiro Chono turns 54, GFW’s Jim Cornette turns 56 and ROH, EVOLVE & […]

Eli Drake Discusses Winning GFW World Title, Impact Wrestling Facing NFL Competition, More

Posted by Andy Ravens September 16, 2017 0 Comment 341 views

Global Force Wrestling World Heavyweight Champion Eli Drake recently spoke with Justin Barrasso of Sports Illustrated about various topics. Here are the highlights: On winning the GFW World Title: “Once I heard the decision was made [to win the world title], I put a lot of extra pressure on myself to not relax or be complacent,” said […]

Robbie E Discusses his Dad-Bod Destroyer Videos, Status With Global Force Wrestling, Reinventing His Character, More

Posted by Andy Ravens September 16, 2017 0 Comment 261 views

Thanks to the Two Man Power Trip of Wrestling for sending the following: Today The Two Man Power Trip of Wrestling welcomes GFW’s and “The Dad-Bod Destroyer”  Robbie E. Talking his new weekly Muscle & Fitness series, Robbie breaks down what it takes for Dad’s to maintain there physical fitness while tackling the every day responsibility of being a […]