TNA Wrestling was named "Worst Promotion of the Year" in the 29th annual Wrestling Observer Newsletter readership awards announced this past week. It beat out defunct MMA promotion Elite XC, which ceased operations this past October. TNA won this dubious award last year as well. Here is the final voter tally:
WORST PROMOTION OF THE YEAR
1. TOTAL NONSTOP ACTION 404
2. Elite XC 232
3. All Japan Pro Wrestling 36
4. World Wrestling Entertainment 34
5. Inoki Genome Federation 19
IWA Mid South 19
7. Hustle Fighting Opera 18
8. AAA 16
Dave Power of the World Wrestling Revolution website conducted interviews with TNA wrestlers AJ Styles, Consequences Creed and Alex Shelley during TNA's recent tour of Dublin, Ireland. You can listen to the interviews at wwr.ie.
The TNA house show at the Eastwood Expo Center in Niles, Ohio has been moved to April 26th. This is the second date change for this event. It was originally scheduled for March 13th, then got changed to April 23rd. (Thanks to Devin Cutting)
It's been an EXTREMELY busy day here today and that will continue tonight and tomorrow as well. Traffic is through the roof today which is a good thing! We've got RAW tonight as well as the ECW tapings (Spoilers will be posted in just a little bit). We've also got a TNA TV taping in Orlando, FL tonight (This taping will air on Thursday). Tomorrow we've got post-RAW/Rumble news as well as a DOUBLE SmackDown! taping plus another TNA TV taping for next week. Stay with us here on the website during this VERY busy time. It doesn't get any easier from this point on as WrestleMania approaches.
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