The next ten days will be special for TNA IMPACT Wrestling as the company airs their final episode of IMPACT taped in their longtime home of Universal Studios in Orlando this Thursday on Spike TV. This will be followed by one of their biggest live Pay Per View events, Lockdown at the SaddleDome in San Antonio on Sunday March 10th, and then their first live broadcast of IMPACT on the road in Chicago on Thursday March 14th.
TNA IMPACT will air it's final episode taped at the Universal Studios soundstage this Thursday on Spike TV. The show will feature the final hype of Lockdown, a possible confrontation between TNA World Champion Jeff Hardy and the number 1 contender Bully Ray, and as well as the ever-present threat of Aces & 8's. Look for two more matches to be announced for Sunday's Lockdown Pay Per View.
TNA Wrestling Lockdown Fan InterAction is being held on Saturday March 9th inside the Texas Ballroom at Crowne Plaza San Antonio Riverwalk. Doors will open at 9 AM. Tickets can be purchased at TNASHOP.COM. This fan fest will be held in two sessions with wrestling stars like Austin Aries, Bobby Roode, Bully Ray, Christopher Daniels, Gail Kim, Robbie E, Joseph Park, Kazarian ,Magnus, ODB, Chavo Guerrero, Jr, Devon, DOC, Garett Bischoff, Hernandez, James Storm, TNA World Champion Jeff Hardy, Kurt Angle, Mr. Anderson, Robbie T, Samoa Joe, Taryn Terrell, and Taz.
TNA LOCKDOWN 2013 is being held on Sunday March 10th at the Saddledome in San Antonio, TX. Tickets are still available through Ticketmaster. Here are the advertised matches for the Live Pay Per View event which begins airing at 7pm C/8pm E.
TNA World Championship Steel Cage Match: Jeff Hardy (c) vs. Bully Ray
Lethal Lockdown 5-on-5 Steel Cage Match: Team TNA vs. Aces & 8's
Steel Cage Match: Kurt Angle vs. Wes Brisco
TNA Tag Team Championship Triple Threat Match: Daniels & Kazarian vs. Bobby Roode & Austin Aries (c) vs. Hernandez & Chavo Guerrero
TNA Knockouts Championship Match: Gail Kim vs. Velvet Sky (c)
Robbie E vs. Robbie T
TNA will then move north to the Sears Center in Hoffman Estates, IL right outside of Chicago for the first live broadcast of IMPACT outside of Orlando on Thursday March 14th. Besides the live IMPACT, a taping of the March 21st episode of IMPACT will follow the live broadcast. The show will feature TNA authority figure and legendary wrestler Hulk Hogan, TNA World Champion Jeff Hardy, Kurt Angle, Bully Ray, and many more wrestling stars from the TNA roster. Tickets for that event are still available through Ticketmaster.com
Pro Wrestling Examiner sat down last month with former TNA Knockouts Champion and proud Chicagoan Tara where the topics included TNA leaving Orlando, her fantastic career, hew new Chicago area restaurant, and her relationship with fellow female wrestling stars like Trish Stratus. Read the entire interview in this link.
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