Update: IMPACT! On The Road + Angle's Mistake
-- Many readers have sent us word that despite Kurt Angle stating on this past week's episode of iMPACT! Wrestling that he has yet to beat Sting, Angle defeated Sting on an episode of iMPACT! back on October 25, 2007 to become the new TNA Champion.
-- TNA and Spike TV announcing upcoming iMPACT! Wrestling TV tapings on the road in Huntsville, AL on 8/25, Knoxville, TN on 9/21 and Macon, GA on 10/26 is a three month experiment to see if it makes a difference in the television ratings. Spike will be the ones making the call on this decision since they are providing a majority of the funding. The general agreement among many in TNA is that taking the show on the road is the best thing to do, but they also aren't in a position financially to do it on a regular basis without Spike's help.
-- TNA sent out the following press release on Saturday: Tickets for Bound For Glory 2011 On Sale Friday July 22 It's dubbed by many one of the biggest pay-per-views of the year and on Friday, July 22, you can be one of the first to have your tickets ready for a night of unforgetable action. TNA Entertainment and Direct Auto Insurance present "Bound For Glory," live worldwide on pay-per-view from the Liacouras Center in Philadelphia October 16. Tickets go on sale Friday, July 22, and start as low as $15 at comcastTIX.com. Fans can also purchase the Bound For Glory Ultimate Fan Xperience for $199, which includes access to "Bound For Glory, "TNA Fan InterAction," plus a special VIP-only entrance to "Bound For Glory," and a special "Before The Glory" dinner event with IMPACT WRESTLING superstars. For more information visit ShopTNA.com.