On Friday in Tokyo, Japan, TNA Wrestling World Heavyweight Champion Kurt Angle defeated longtime rival Brock Lesnar for the IWGP Championship in a match for Antonio Inokiâ<80><99>s new IGF wrestling promotion. After the match, Angle challenged Lesnar to a rematch – but under MMA rules (UFC-style real fighting). To read more about that potential fight, click here. TNA officials spoke by phone with Angle following the match, who had this to say: â<80><9c>The IWGP Championship is the second title to add to my growing collection,â<80> Angle said. On July 15 at Victory Road, Iâ<80><99>m going to add a third title” the TNA World Tag Team Championship. Then after Victory Road, there will only be one more title for me to win” and thatâ<80><99>s to take the X Championship from that fat slob Samoa Joe!â<80> Kurt Angle will be returning to the United States with both his TNA World Heavyweight Championship as well as the IWGP Championship.
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