Big Independent Fed Shutting Down, Update On TNA Releases


CHIKARA Shutting Down

It appears as if the independent company CHIKARA is in fact shutting its doors. The promotion has canceled all of it's upcoming events ands seems like the iPPV they hosted last Saturday in Philly might have been their last. 

CHIKARA was founded in 2002 by Mike Quackenbush and Reckless Youth.

Update on TNA Releases

As previously reported, TNA appears to have released several talents over the past week or so. Announcer Todd Keneley was taken off the roster page of TNA's website, along with Alex Silva, Douglas Williams and Jesse Sorensen.

Sorensen is no longer an active performer, but isn't finished with the company. Rather, he's working for the company as a marketing and production assistant. is confirming Doug Williams' departure, plus he announced he's taking bookings at 

Alex Silva posted the following on his Twitter page:

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