WOS and IMPACT held a joint press conference on Monday at TV studios in Media City in Manchester to announce the details on the WOS Wrestling revival. Jeff Jarrett announced that the plans are to launch a “full-on wrestling promotion” with iTV. WOS has been greenlit for 10 episodes. Those epiosdes will be taped over two nights at Preston Guild Hall on May 25 and 26. Tickets will go on sale on April 7. Anthem Sports & Entertainment Executive Vice President Ed Nordholm and Tom Mclennan, ITV Director of Entertainment at ITV Studios Manchester, were present at the press conference
MANCHESTER | NASHVILLE – ITV Studios Entertainment Manchester announced today that it has teamed up with IMPACT Wrestling, a subsidiary of Anthem Sports & Entertainment Corp., to bring WOS Wrestling back to ITV, with an initial commission for a 10-part series. The commission from ITV’s Helen Warner follows a successful one-off-special, which aired on New Year’s Eve 2016. The Executive Producers for ITV Studios are Tom McLennan and Simon Marsh. Jeff Jarrett, the Chief Creative Officer for IMPACT Wrestling, will be the Executive Producer for IMPACT Wrestling. Thirty years after the original WOS ended – and legendary stars such as
Global Force Wrestling Founder Jeff Jarrett is everywhere these days as he recently spoke with Newsweek about his new relationship with Anthem Sports & Entertainment, his return to Impact Wrestling, the company he created in 2002, and the plan to “Make Impact Great.” “From the very first meeting I had with them, it was very apparent to me how sound business-wise and structurally [they were] and where they wanted to go with things aligned with my thoughts,” Jarrett told Newsweek regarding his new relationship with Anthem. “It was a pretty quick realization that we should work together.” Jarrett is looking
The Nebraska Cornhuskers and Tennessee Volunteers will be treated to a night of bowl entertainment unlike any other on Wednesday, Dec. 28 when they attend a private Global Force Wrestling show as part of their itinerary for the 19th Annual Franklin American Mortgage Music City Bowl. GFW is the first wrestling promotion ever to partner with a bowl game. GFW founder and CEO Jeff Jarrett has a special card planned, including appearances by wrestling legends Road Warrior Animal and Jim Cornette. In addition to the players and coaches, some wounded veterans from the Tennessee National Guard Military and Family Readiness
Global Force Wrestling founder and CEO Jeff Jarrett appeared on “The Ric Flair Show” that dropped on Wednesday night. You can listen to the podcast here. Double J and the Nature Boy touched on subjects such as the current state of GFW, the new NEX*GEN champion and the future of pro wrestling. Fans already are weighing in on Jarrett’s appearance with Flair and his co-host, Conrad Thompson. Wow! @HeyHeyItsConrad and @RicFlairNatrBoy got the elusive Chosen One @RealJeffJarrett on @MLW 's @RicFlairShow 🙌👌👍👀 yeeees. Aint it great? — LiveWire Corey Coxx (@CoreyCoxx) December 1, 2016 He sure is, Slapnuts! https://t.co/Vrv2T9FFK9 —
Global Force Wrestling founder and CEO Jeff Jarrett headlines a night of fast-paced action in Portland, Tennessee, on Saturday, Dec. 10 to benefit Moon Ranch Adventures, a camp for families affected by childhood cancer. Jarrett has visited the Moon Ranch and was eager to help. You can read his thoughts on the event as well as find details about the entire card in this story that appeared in The Tennessean. Jeff Jarrett with Moon Ranch founder, dedicated to helping families affected by childhood cancer. Big event 12/10 in Portland, TN. pic.twitter.com/sgIK17fs7f — GFW (@GFWWrestling) December 1, 2016 Bell time is
Global Force Wrestling will have a tournament to determine new tag team champions. The Bollywood Boyz, who won the belts on Oct. 23, 2015, in Las Vegas to become the first GFW tag champs, have vacated the titles. Gurv and Harv Sihra, who were discovered by GFW founder and CEO Jeff Jarrett when he ran the Ring Ka King promotion in India in 2012, have joined NXT. More details will be announced regarding the tournament at www.globalforcewrestling.com in the coming weeks. GFW wishes the Bollywood Boyz well in their NXT endeavor.
Cody Rhodes beat Sonjay Dutt to win the Global Force Wrestling NEX*GEN Championship on Friday night in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, in front of a sellout crowd at WrestleCade’s “Showcase of Champions.” Rhodes is the third man to hold the NEX*GEN title. Dutt won it from PJ Black at this same event one year ago. …the places you'll go, the people you'll meet… Very special night pic.twitter.com/ZqX1bjF4yq — Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodes) November 26, 2016 GFW founder and CEO Jeff Jarrett witnessed the historic event. “Sonjay and Cody had a heckuva match,” Jarrett said. “Sonjay has been a great ambassador for GFW
Global Force Wrestling founder and CEO Jeff Jarrett appeared on GFW Global champion Nick Aldis’ new podcast, “Inside Pro Wrestling,” on Monday. The longtime friends touched on a variety of subjects including their travels around the world, the latest on Global Force, Jerry Lawler and lots more. IPWP: @RealJeffJarrett Available NOW: His thoughts on TNA, Russo, Lawler, his father being prepped to run WWE & more https://t.co/zr4Tv9Zr3G — Nick Aldis (@MagnusOfficial) August 30, 2016 You can listen to the show here.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Global Force Wrestling will partner with the Tennessee State Fair to provide action-packed professional wrestling on the midway on each night of the fair, from Sept. 9-18. The Fairgrounds in Nashville has a long and storied history with professional wrestling and with GFW co-founder Jeff Jarrett, and he’s proud to bring his new brand home. “I can’t tell you how excited we are to be involved with the Tennessee State Fair,” Jarrett said. “I’ve been to the fair as a kid, I’ve brought my kids, and I’ve wrestled here literally hundreds of times. “Wrestling’s roots are in