Huge TNA Update: New Talent, Spike TV, Dudleys, More

Ryan Clark


Source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

– TNA and Spike TV signed a 52-week contract to air “Impact” on the network.

– During the week leading up to October’s Bound For Glory PPV, Dish Network will be running a special one-hour TNA Wrestling “freeview” program on its PPV channels featuring matches and packages promoting the event.

– TNA is in talks with Japanese standout Jushin Liger to work the Bound for Glory PPV.

– At this point, Team 3-D (Dudley Boyz) will likely be unavailable to TNA for the Bound for Glory show due to international commitments.

– Sonjay Dutt, Shark Boy and Simon Diamond will be traveling to India on 9/20 to begin a promotional tour for TNA in the region.

– Team Canada member Johnny Devine has been told he will be brought back in October, and was given permission to work TV matches for WWE.

– According to Dave Meltzer, Comcast OnDemand has added two new matches in the TNA section, located in the sports section. The first is an X Division 3-way from Slammiversary and the second is Samoa Joe vs. Chris Sabin.

– The Wrestling Channel in the United Kingdom will be airing TNA Sacrifice on 9/18 and Unbreakable on 10/16, so five weeks behind what is seen in the United States.

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