Category: Interviews

James Storm Interview

It will be a “dream come true” for James Storm to be able to wrestle in the main event of Lockdown, 10 years after making his TNA debut. “For me, it is really a dream come true, because you don’t hear of too many guys staying with one company for...

Sting Interview

It was NZPWI’s privilege to speak to “The Icon” Sting on Tuesday morning. Currently with TNA, Sting’s legendary 26-year career has seen him become one of the most recognisable names in all of professional wrestling. Known as the franchise player of WCW, Sting served as one of the driving forces...

Matt Morgan Interview

At 7’0”, 318lbs, TNA’s Matt Morgan is not a man you easily forget. New Zealand fans may remember him from his runs with WWE, his stint on American Gladiators as the imposing Beast, or more likely as one-half of the former TNA Tag Team Champions alongside Crimson in recent weeks....

Abyss Interview

“The Monster” Abyss is a true TNA veteran, one of the most imposing members of the TNA roster for close to 10 years. In his time with TNA, Abyss has done it all. He’s a former holder of the NWA and TNA World Heavyweight Championships, the NWA Tag Team, TNA...

Bobby Roode Interview

It was NZPWI’s privilege to speak to new TNA World Heavyweight Champion Bobby Roode last Wednesday. Roode first joined TNA as part of Scott D’Amore’s Team Canada in 2004. In his seven years with the company, Roode has been a six-time tag team champion – twice holding the belts with...

Kurt Angle Interview

It takes Kurt Angle a minute or two to get to the phone. “My house is flooded,” he says by way of explanation when we’re finally connected. “And I’ve got these builders here, and I’m looking after the baby. It’s been atrocious!” I thank Kurt for taking the time to...

Layla Interview

It was NZPWI’s privilege last Friday to speak to WWE Diva, Layla. The 2006 Diva Search winner, Layla has gone on to compete on all three WWE brands. With a strong background in dance, she was one third of the Extreme Exposé dancers on ECW, and from there went on...

Mickie James Interview

It was NZPWI’s privilege last Thursday morning to chat with WWE Diva’s Champion, Mickie James. Mickie debuted on RAW in October of 2005, fresh from OVW training and a stint in TNA. Straight into an angle with Trish Stratus, Mickie has gone on to become a 4-time WWE Women’s Champion,...

The Miz Interview

Self-proclaimed awesome chick-magnet The Miz says he’s looking forward to returning to New Zealand with Raw, citing the very entertaining match he and John Morrison had in front of New Zealand fans when they took on Finlay and Hornswoggle during last year’s SmackDown/ECW tour. No stranger to TV before his...