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Impact Wrestling (formerly called TNA iMPACT!) is a television program featuring professional wrestling in connection with Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA). The program is currently broadcast on the Spike cable TV network in both the United States and Canada. The show is also internationally broadcast in many different other regions and countries.

The general concept features between four and seven wrestling matches that occur over a two hour period. In addition, many other segments and interviews are included between every match. The merchandise and advertisements for the upcoming pay per view events often blend in with the programming, because of the derivative nature of the wrestling business.

Impact Wrestling films at Soundstage 21 in the Universal Studios theme park in Florida, as part of the Universal Orlando Resort. Admission is free, and the shows air live on Thursday evenings at 8pm eastern time. The show's opening theme song is by Dale Oliver and entitled Sinister Rise Above.

Initially, all of the single matches had a 10 minute time limit. Tag teams and the main event had 20 minute limits. If there was a time limit draw, winners were determined by three veteran wrestlers who comprised the NWA Championship Committee.

The show was actually first broadcast on the Fox Sports Net (FSN) from May 2004 to 2005. The Impact! Show was also syndicated through Canada on the RDS network and in Europe on its Fight Network. Later, the UK stations, Bravo and Bravo 2 aired it, as well as Eurosport. After the FSN contract expired, the parties decided not to negotiate a new one.

Following Fox Sports Net, the Impact! show aired on webcasts to save on production costs until October of 2005. It then began to broadcast on Spike TV, where the show was expanded to a two hour time slot in October of 2007. After the show left FSN, the time limits were abandoned, but returned again in late 2009.

The show was re-branded once again in May 2011 to its present state. The color scheme changed from red to white, blue and gray. TNA show tapings occurred at Huntsville, Alabama's Von Braun Center. They were also scheduled to appear in Knoxville, Tennessee's Coliseum and at Macon, Georgia's Coliseum. TNA taped the first international match in January, 2012 at London's Wembley Arena.

The show broadcasts in over 130 countries, as well as 17 different languages. It is one of the most successful and popular professional wrestling shows on television.

Thursday 9:00 PM et/pt on Spike TV
16 Seasons, 698 Episodes
June 4, 2004
Cast: Mike Tenay, James Storm, Bobby Roode, Allen Jones
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IMPACT Wrestling Full Episode Guide

  • X Division Champion Sonjay Dutt defends his title against "The Carolina Caveman''

  • Petey Williams & Sonjay Dutt vs. Trevor Lee & Caleb Konley

  • GFW Global Champion Eli Drake plans to celebrate in the IMPACT Zone

  • Destination X 2017

  • Low-Ki begins to reveal his true colors; Kongo Kong continues to create madness; the next step for Knockouts Champion Sienna; Matt Sydal and Lashley exchange words; enemies fight for their lives in a main event tag team match.

  • The intensity continues to ramp up as we witness groundbreaking tag-tag action featuring NOAH Superstar, Marufuji, Eddie Edwards, Moose and more. Later, we'll see more of Alberto El Patron and LAX. Also: Rosemary and Sienna will compete in a last knockout standing match.

  • The fallout from last week's beat down of Alberto El Patron by LAX and Lashley; the continuation of the Super X Cup Tournament, during which one competitor will become Champion; how far Grado will go to avoid deportation.

  • Super X Cup Tournament continues as all roads lead to Destination X Live

  • Bodybuilders Andy Velcich and Freddie Hardy guest star

  • Main Event: First ever Mumbai Street Fight match between Spud and Swoggle

  • Main Event: A six-way X-Division elimination match

  • Main Event: Tag Team Champions LAX defend their titles vs. Decay

  • Main Event: TNA Heavyweight Champion Lashley defends his title vs. James Storm

  • Team Josh takes on Team Jeremy in an eight-man tag team match.

  • Davey Richards vs. Eddie Edwards in a Last Man Standing match.

  • The high flyers of the X Division see action as Andrew Everett takes on DJZ; the tag team division takes center stage when Decay, Reno Scum, Laredo Kid, and Garza and LAX battle it out; tempers flare between the Knockouts.

  • Davey Richards with Angelina Love vs. Suicide.

  • Brandi Rhodes makes her IMPACT singles debut.

  • Main Event: Bobby Lashley vs. Alberto El Patron for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship

  • Main Event: Rosemary vs. Jade in a Last Knockout Standing match

  • Main Event: Brandi Rhodes & Moose vs. Crazzy Steve & Rosemary in a mixed tag match

  • Main Event: It's the "Race for the Case'' as superstars battle for the right to future title shots

  • The Hardys defend their tag team titles against The Wolves; in a "Last Man Standing Match,'' Lashley battles EC3.

  • Main Event: Eddie Edwards vs. Bobby Lashley vs. Ethan Carter III For The TNA World Heavyweight Championship

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