"The Icon" Sting is back - and his war for revenge against The Aces and Eights is just starting! Thanks to the Man In Black, is it the end of the Ace's reign of destruction on IMPACT? What does Sting have planned for Thursday night? Don't miss it!
As announce by General Manager Hulk Hogan, a huge tag team match is scheduled for Thursday's broadcast as World Heavyweight Champion Jeff Hardy and a partner of his choice will battle Austin Aries and Bobby Roode! It was announced on Monday afternoon that Hardy had selected "Cowboy" James Storm! Jeff Hardy and James Storm vs. Austin Aries and Bobby Roode this Thursday night!
Speaking of Hulk Hogan, he has suspended Bully Ray from appearing on IMPACT due to the recent controversy involving his daughter, Brooke Hogan! Was Hogan justified in his decision? Will Bully Ray accept his punishment - or defy the General Manager? Tune in Thursday night for an update!
TNA Gut Check
returns on Thursday night! TWO Gut Check contestants will compete head-to-head for the chance to a contract with IMPACT WRESTLING! In the Spring of 2012, IMPACT WRESTLING brought the TNA Gut Check to Spike TV! This competition sees an aspiring wrestler got a chance to tell his story, have a match and be evaluated with the ultimate goal of earning an IMPACT WRESTLING contract! Alex Silva, Taeler Hendrix, Sam Shaw, Wes Brisco and Christian York have all passed their Gut Checks to earn a spot on the roster. Now, the competition is getting even bigger!
Previously, the TNA Gut Check contestant would wrestle a member of the IMPACT WRESTLING roster in an attempt to impress the judges! Starting on Thursday’s broadcast, TWO Gut Check contestants will compete head-to-head. They will tell their story and face off against each other in the Gut Check match! The judging panel (Sr. VP of Talent Relations Bruce Prichard, Sr. Director of Talent Relations Al Snow, and former Two-Time World Champion Taz) will evaluate both wrestlers performance and give their final verdict on the January 17 IMPACT broadcast.
Tune in Thursday night to find out who these two new TNA Gut Check contestants are and follow their journey!
The X Division Tournament continues on Thursday with Kenny King vs. Zema Ion! The winner advances to Genesis to face Christian York for a shot at the X Division Championship against Rob Van Dam!