Posts tagged with "Impact Wrestling"

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

Posted by Marc Middleton September 22, 2017 0 Comment 469 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 761 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 375 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 […]

Taya Valkyrie Photoshoot Video, Impact Wrestling Matches for Tonight, Johnny Impact BFG Promo

Posted by Marc Middleton September 21, 2017 0 Comment 286 views

– Below is behind-the-scenes video of Taya Valkyrie at the recent Impact Wrestling “Forces” photoshoot: – Below is the line-up for tonight’s Impact Wrestling episode: * Kongo Kong vs. Mahabali Shera * Ava Storie vs. Taya Valkyrie * Eddie Edwards and Impact Grand Champion Ethan Carter III vs. Pagano and El Hijo del Fantasma * […]

Eli Drake Promo on Bound For Glory, Impact Match Announced for This Week, Taryn Terrell’s NFL Photoshoot

Posted by Marc Middleton September 20, 2017 0 Comment 302 views

– Below is behind-the-scenes video from Taryn Terrell’s recent football photo shoot for Impact Wrestling: – Taya Valkyrie vs. Ava Storie has been announced for this Thursday’s Impact Wrestling episode. – As noted, Bound For Glory has been announced for November 5th in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. Below is video of Global Champion Eli Drake hyping […]

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

Posted by Andy Ravens September 19, 2017 0 Comment 545 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 1074 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 862 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 […]

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

Posted by Andy Ravens September 16, 2017 0 Comment 315 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 […]

GFW Briefly Launches Global Force Wrestling Network, Price and Content Details

Posted by Marc Middleton September 13, 2017 0 Comment 2180 views

GFW officially launched their Global Force Wrestling Network on Tuesday night at GlobalWrestlingNetwork.com but it appears they have had some technical difficulties as all pages under the domain are now password restricted. It’s also possible that the link got out before the official launch as there’s no mention of the service on the GFW website […]