Total Nonstop Action Wrestling
|Type||Private, Limited liability company|
|When it was created||May 10, 2002|
|People who started it||Jeff Jarrett
|Headquarters||209 10th Ave S Suite 302
Nashville, Tennessee 37203, USA
|Key people||Robert and Janice Carter
(Majority stalkholders - 77%)
(Investor & Minority shareholder - 29%)
(Vice President of Operations)
(Vice President of Marketing)
(Chief Financial Officer)
|Owner(s)||Panda Energy International (71%)
Jeff Jarrett (29%)
Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA) is a professional wrestling company founded in 2002 shortly after World Championship Wrestling closed down. They are the main rivals for World Wrestling Entertainment. They made a video game called TNA iMPACT! and a sequel to it called TNA Impact! 2011 after it's weekly program which was of the same name before it was renamed Impact Wrestling, it airs Thursdays at 8pm on Spike TV. TNA has won many awards including Worst Promotion of the Year 5 years in a row (2007-2011), Worst Television Show 5 years in a row (2007-2011) and Worst Major Wrestling Show 3 years in a row (2009-2011). It is believed to be the worst wrestling promotion in history.
Jeff Jarrett left the company in December 2013 and announced that he was starting his own professional wrestling promotion called Global Force Wrestling. It was later clarified that he still remains an "investor" of TNA.
Champions[change | change source]
|Championship||Current champion(s)||Date won|
|TNA World Heavyweight Championship||Lashley||June 19, 2014|
|TNA X Division Championship||Samoa Joe||June 27, 2014|
|TNA World Tag Team Championship||The Wolves||April 27, 2014|
|TNA Women's Knockout Championship||Gail Kim||June 20, 2014|
References[change | change source]
- "Jarrett announces he's leaving TNA". Wrestling Observer Newsletter. http://www.f4wonline.com/more/more-top-stories/100-tna/34569-jarrett-announces-hes-leaving-tna. Retrieved 2014-08-26.
- "Jeff Jarrett's Announcement Is...". PW Insider. http://www.pwinsider.com/article/84818/jeff-jarretts-announcement-is.html?p=1. Retrieved 2014-08-26.
- "TNA News: Update - TNA statement on Jarrett's departure". Pro Wrestling Torch. http://pwtorch.com/artman2/publish/TNA_News_1/article_75269.shtml#.U_1SPfldWP4. Retrieved 2014-08-26.