On Friday, November 24, 2006 at 2:46 AM EST NEWS AND NOTES FROM THURSDAY’S “IMPACT!” ON SPIKE TV
Joe vs. Angle II announced, plus Tomko debuts to back up Cage
Report courtesy of TNAwrestling.com
There are several major news items to report from Thursday’s “iMPACT!” on SpikeTV as TNA Wrestling heads towards the Sunday, December 10 “Turning Point” Pay-Per-View epic event!
JOE VS. ANGLE II ANNOUNCED FOR “TURNING POINT”
On Thursday’s “iMPACT!”, Samoa Joe once again asked Kurt Angle for a rematch at the upcoming Pay-Per-View event. Angle agreed to the return bout, with the two TNA stars vowing to watch each other’s backs until their next showdown on December 10!
CORNETTE DECLARES AFTER BROADCAST: ABYSS VS. STING VS. CAGE FOR THE WORLD TITLE AT “TURNING POINT”
Also on the broadcast, Sting and Christian Cage battled to determine who would face “The Monster” Abyss for the NWA World Heavyweight Title at “Turning Point”. However, the bout ended without a winner as the debuting Tomko hit the ring to help Cage annihilate Sting! As a result, TNA management director Jim Cornette has told TNAwrestling.com it will be a three-way bout for the World Title at “Turning Point” with Abyss vs. Sting vs. Christian Cage!
THE LAX SERVE CORNETTE WITH LEGAL PAPERS – REFUSE TO TURN OVER THE NWA WORLD TAG TEAM TITLES
TNA management director Jim Cornette expected the Latin American Exchange to turn over the Tag Team Titles on Thursday’s broadcast, but Konnan and his crew arrived with an attorney, legal papers and an injunction against Cornette! According to Konnan and his legal representation, Cornette and TNA had violated their freedom of speech and they would sue if forced to relinquish the gold! The meeting led to a brawl between the LAX and Petey Williams along with Kurt Angle, who came out to help Williams. It was later announced that Angle and Williams will face the Latin American Exchange next Thursday on SpikeTV!
Other news from Thursday’s “iMPACT!” –
- AJ Styles and Christopher Daniels were victorious over The Naturals in their final match as a tag team. Following the bout, Rhino once again attempted to talk to Styles, but “The Phenomenal One” wouldn’t listen and left the ring.
- The Voodoo Kin Mafia officially launched their war against VKM on Thursday night, traveling to Stamford, Connecticut, in an attempt to get the competition to stop desecrating the faction they were once a part of.
- Robert Roode faced defeat at the hands of Eric Young, who was dressed in a turkey suit to celebrate Thanksgiving! Following the bout, Roode yelled at his manager Ms. Brooks, saying it was her fault that the fans weren’t supporting Robert Roode, Inc.