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Eric Young wins TNA World Championship, news on Ultimate Warrior's death

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Last night on TNA Impact, Eric Young not only won a 10 man Gauntlet match to become the No. 1 contender for the TNA World Title, he went to defeat Brutus Magnus for the title later in the night. You can read more about Young’s first TNA World Championship and the rest of last night’s Impact by clicking here.

While Young is one of the hardest working and likeable guys on the TNA roster, having him win the title after being a non-factor for months doesn’t make much sense. At the same time, TNA has really fallen off the radar the past few weeks with all the Wrestle Mania and having Young win the gold gives them some publicity with wrestling fans at the very least.

Wrestling News has a piece up discussing the latest on The Ultimate Warrior’s death on Tuesday. An autopsy was scheduled for yesterday but all things point a heart attack at this point, You can read the story here.

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Last night on TNA Impact, Eric Young won his first TNA World Championship last night, wrestling twice in one night. Young defeats Brutus Magnus to capture the title.

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It's been three days since The Ultimate Warrior's death. With an autopsy done yesterday, the cause of his death should be revealed in the coming days.

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Eric Young winning the TNA World Championship last night the second time in the past nine months the company has put the title on an underdog. Chris Sabin was the first.

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Triple H has been making the media rounds to discuss The Ultimate Warrior's untimely death. Triple H and Warrior did battle once in the ring, back in 1996.

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While both had unflattering things to say about one another in recent years. it seems Hulk Hogan and Ultimate Warrior buried the hatchet over Wrestle Mania weekend.


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