Batista/Lesnar Elimination Chamber Update, TNA Announces Next UK Tour Details, Ticket On-Sale Date, Reby Sky Playboy Video Preview

Nick Paglino

Batista's Role at Elimination Chamber

According to the official website of the Target Center in Minneapolis, the site of WWE's Elimination Chamber PPV, Batista is being advertised as "appearing live" at the event. As we have been reporting, Batista will indeed be at Elimination Chamber, however his role at the PPV has yet to be confirmed. Currently rumored plans for Batista at the event call for him to face Alberto Del Rio.

It's also worth noting that Minneapolis is Brock Lesnar's hometown, however, he is not being listed on event advertisements, and is not expected to be at the PPV. As we previously reported, Lesnar is not expected to wrestle for WWE again until WrestleMania.

Reby Sky Playboy Preview

Matt Hardy's wife Reby Sky has a new pictorial titled "Close Comfort" going live on Playboy and Playboy Plus this Sunday, and the following video preview has been posted on Instagram:

TNA Announces Next UK Tour Details, Ticket On-Sale Date

TNA has issued the following press release:

TNA Impact Wrestling today announces its return to the United Kingdom in January 2015 for a seventh anniversary Tour, with huge live events coming to Glasgow, Manchester and London.

The Wembley event will be a double TV taping, including an Ultimate X match – TNA’s fan favourite speciality bout full of high-flying and death-defying action.

Tickets for the MAXIMUM IMPACT 7 Tour go on general sale at 10am on Friday February 7. For the first time ever, ALL tickets will be on sale right away – meaning that fans can ensure they get the best seats by buying early. Prices start from just £20 (plus booking fee).

The announcement of the MAXIMUM IMPACT 7 Tour comes as the superstars of TNA – including Kurt Angle, Bully Ray, James Storm, Bobby Roode, Mr Anderson, Velvet Sky and British World Heavyweight Champion Magnus – are taking part in the company’s 2014 Tour.

MAXIMUM IMPACT 7 Tour tickets will be available via the TNA UK Facebook page at,, or direct from the tour venues. Full details of the UK events are:

Thursday 29 January 2015      Glasgow The SSE Hydro

Friday 30 January 2015          Manchester Phones 4u Arena

Saturday 31 January 2015      London Wembley Arena

TNA IMPACT WRESTLING is broadcast on Challenge in the UK and Ireland every Sunday night at 9pm, as well as on Spike TV in the USA and more than 120 other countries.

There will be more exciting announcements and updates about the TNA MAXIMUM IMPACT 7 Tour throughout this year.

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