»Reported by Adam Martin of WrestleView.com
Former X Division Champion gone from TNA, Sacrifice, Spike TV schedule
On Monday, August 15, 2005 at 4:53 PM EST Dave Meltzer of WrestlingObserver.com is reporting that Matt Bently (who went by Michael Shane earlier in the company) is no longer with TNA Wrestling. Bently's contract with TNA expired and he reportedly wouldn't accept the new deal that was offered to him. His bio is still being listed in the "ROSTER" section of TNAwrestling.com as of this afternoon.
A highlight video from last night's Sacrifice PPV has been added including comments from viewers who saw the show. To view the video along with a replay schedule for the show, click here. This was definitely a show that any wrestling fan should check out, including loyal WWE fans that have become rather upset with the lackluster PPV events recently.
TNA posted the following today regarding Impact! tapings for Spike TV:
TNA WRESTLING ANNOUNCES UPCOMING SPIKETV â€śiMPACT!â€ť TELEVISION TAPING SCHEDULE
Nashville, TN (August 2005) TNA Wrestling has released its upcoming television taping schedule, including the first episodes of â€śiMPACT!â€ť to air on SpikeTV.
TNA â€śiMPACTâ€ť will air Saturday nights on SpikeTV starting October 1.
The upcoming TNA Television Taping Schedule is as follows:
Sunday, September 11- â€śUnbreakableâ€ť live and exclusively on Pay-Per-View
Tuesday, September 27 â€“ TNAâ€™s first taping for â€śiMPACT!â€ť on SpikeTV
Tuesday, October 11 â€“ â€śiMPACTâ€ť on SpikeTV television taping
Sunday, October 23 â€“ â€śBound For Gloryâ€ť live and exclusively on Pay-Per-View
Tuesday, October 25 - â€śiMPACTâ€ť on SpikeTV television taping
Sunday, November 13 â€“ "Genesis" live and exclusively on Pay-Per-View
Tuesday, November 15 â€“ â€śiMPACTâ€ť on SpikeTV television taping
Tuesday, November 29 - â€śiMPACTâ€ť on SpikeTV television taping
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