From Devin Cutting:

Total Nonstop Action (TNA) is proud to announce its return to the United Kingdom for the “2012 MAXIMUM IMPACT IV” Tour. Wrestling legends Sting and Kurt Angle head up the roster of stars from TNA’s flagship television program IMPACT WRESTLING coming to Nottingham, Manchester and London’s Wembley Arena on January 26-28. IMPACT WRESTLING recently set a record rating on Challenge TV, where it airs every Tuesday night.

World Heavyweight Champion Sting will be making his first wrestling appearance in the UK for almost a decade, while Olympic Gold Medalist Kurt Angle will shortly be arriving in Britain to speak to media and fans about the Tour.

Also starring at the events will be “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles, “Samoan Submission Machine” Samoa Joe, Knockout Velvet Sky, Mr. Anderson, Matt Morgan, Bully Ray, Mexican America and many more to be confirmed over the coming months.

Sting says: “It has been too long since I’ve been back to the UK. I promise you there will be MAXIMUM IMPACT in January 2012. It’s going to be Showtime!”

Tickets for the three shows go on sale at 10am on Friday June 3. An exclusive pre-sale for members of TNA’s UK Facebook page ( will begin at 9am on the same day.

Tickets can be bought from / 0844 811 0051 or / 0844 826 2826. Full details of the UK events are:

Thursday 26 January
Nottingham Capital FM Arena
0844 412 4624

Friday 27 January
Manchester MEN Arena
0844 847 8000

Saturday 28 January
London Wembley Arena
0844 815 0815

There will be an “Official TNA Coach Travel” package on offer at for fans in other UK cities – including Glasgow, Newcastle, Birmingham, Coventry, Bristol and Southampton – to travel to their nearest event.

Further European dates on the “2012 MAXIMUM IMPACT” Tour will be announced soon.

Go to or for info about upcoming wrestling shows worldwide.