— ChallengeTV, who show TNA PPV’s in the UK, broke their highest ever rating when TNA Bound for Glory replayed on Wednesday. The official numbers have not yet been released but ChallengeTV tweeted about it today and said, “Oooh Go Challenge! More people watched Challenge on Wednesday night than ever before! Highest ever share of viewing.”
— As noted earlier here on the website, TNA has released their official preview to Thursday’s “Championship Thursday” episode of TNA iMPACT!. New to the card is an X division title match as Rob Van Dam will defend the title against Zema Ion in a rematch from Bound For Glory.
– Here’s the current card for iMPACT!:
* Jeff Hardy defends the TNA Title against Bully Ray, Kurt Angle, or Mr. Anderson
* Tara defends the Knockouts Title against Miss Tessmacher
* Rob Van Dam defends X Division Title against Zema Ion.
IMPACT Preview: Championship Thursday Returns – Jeff Hardy Defends The World Title
Preview Thursday’s IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast LIVE at 8/7c on SpikeTV as “Championship Thursday” returns and the road to the November “Turning Point” event continues! If you can’t watch on Thursday, make sure to set your DVR to record all the action.
– “Championship Thursday” is back, and the World Heavyweight
Championship will be on the line as new titleholder “The Charismatic Enigma” Jeff Hardy defends the gold against an opponent to be select by “The Immortal” Hulk Hogan! The contenders that Hogan will pick from are: Mr. Anderson, James Storm, Bully Ray, and Kurt Angle
– What do The Aces & 8s and Devon have planned next after their assault last week? Can Hulk Hogan, Sting, Bully Ray and the TNA roster find a way to turn the tide against the biker gang? The war continues on Thursday’s broadcast on SpikeTV!
– In a “Bound For Glory” rematch, new Knockouts Champion Tara (with her Hollywood boyfriend Jessie Godderz) will defend the gold against Miss Tessmacher on Thursday’s broadcast
– Also as part of “Championship Thursday”, new X Division Champion Rob Van Dam will put his title on the line against former champ Zema Ion!
All this and much more on Thursday’s IMPACT WRESTLING broadcast on SpikeTV LIVE at 8/7c