The official website of TNA Wrestling has announced "Bad Bones" John Klinger as the winner of the Gut Check Challenge, an online tournament.

As a result of his victory, Klinger has earned the opportunity to compete in the Gut Check Challenge on a future episode of iMPACT! Wrestling.

Of the 6,361 votes cast in the final round, Klinger garnered 2,185. The runner-up was "Portugal's Perfect Athlete" Shanna, who drew 1,571. Finalists were WWE Tough Enough contestant A.J. Kirsch, The Big O, Lufisto, and Chance Prophet, among other independent wrestlers.