Press Release: TNA to Broadcast First Time Ever In Little Rock

Posted by Steve Carrier on Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

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On August 26th, TNA will broadcast Impact Wrestling from the Verizon Center in Little Rock, Arkansas for the first time. There will be a press conference held this week, while an online pre-sale starts this Thursday by using the code NLRIMPACT. TNA issued the following press release promoting the sale.

TNA IMPACT WRESTLING’S LIVE SPIKE TV BROADCAST TO SHINE GLOBAL SPOTLIGHT ON LITTLE ROCK FOR FIRST TIME IMPACT WRESTLING WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION CHRIS SABIN TO PRESENT NORTH LITTLE ROCK MAYOR JOE SMITH CHAMPIONSHIP BELT

WHAT: TNA IMPACT WRESTLING Superstar and World Heavyweight Champion Chris Sabin joins North Little Rock Mayor Joe Smith, General Manager of Verizon Arena Michael Marion and Program and Marketing Assistant of Big Brothers Big Sisters Hannah Sligh for a media event kicking off ticket sales for IMPACT WRESTLING’s television live event debut in North Little Rock, Ark., scheduled for Thur., Sept. 26 at 7 p.m.

Tickets, start at $15, are available beginning this Friday, August 9 10am CT at the Verizon Arena ticket office, online at www.ticketmaster.com or by phone at 800.745.3000.

WHO: The Honorable Joe Smith, Mayor of North Little Rock
Chris Sabin, TNA Superstar and World Heavyweight Champion
Michael Marion, General Manager of Verizon Arena Hannah Sligh, Program and Marketing Assistant of Big Brothers Big Sisters

WHEN: This Thurs., Aug. 8, at 2 p.m. CT WHERE: Verizon Arena – Meeting Room 1A
enter through lower box office entrance at the corner of Washington and Olive Streets.

WHY:
• IMPACT WRESTLING is Spike TV’s most-watched program, with more than a million households tuning in each week
• Globally, IMPACT WRESTLING is viewed in more than 120 countries
• Professional wrestling legends “The Immortal” Hulk Hogan and TNA Hall-of-Famer “The Icon” STING lead a talented roster of veteran and up-and-coming Superstars, including Jeff Hardy, Quinton “Rampage” Jackson, Bully Ray of the Aces & Eights and TNA Knockouts Champion Mickie James.

VISUAL: Photo Opportunity: Chris Sabin to present Mayor Smith the TNA IMPACT WRESTLING World Heavyweight Championship
Interview opportunities available post conference.

Mickie James Dressed Up As a HOT School Girl…. WOW!!!!




  • Mike Arienti

    Woo-hoo. Big whoop. When they turn a good profit and don’t have to fire people to stay in business, I’ll cheer.



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