Former Impact Wrestling star Michael Elgin has released a video denying claims made against him in the #SpeakingOut movement. The nearly ten-minute video is titled “Hopefully you’ll listen” and begins with Elgin saying he hasn’t enjoyed thinking about wrestling the past two weeks. He then addresses the #SpeakingOut movement and says it’s truly terrible that… Read More Michael Elgin Denies Claims Made Against Him In #SpeakingOut Movement
Impact Wrestling has announced Michael Elgin will no longer appear on their shows going forward. According to a statement first given to PWInsider, and later shared on their website: “Impact Wrestling announced that Michael Elgin will not be appearing in any further Impact Wrestling programming.” The report notes that Elgin has been removed from the roster page,… Read More Michael Elgin Will Not Appear In Any Further Impact Wrestling Programming
Following multiple allegations shared on social media over the past few days, Impact Wrestling has taken action against three of their wrestlers. The company released a statement on Monday saying: “IMPACT Wrestling confirms that it has terminated its contracts with Dave Crist and Joey Ryan, effective immediately. In addition, it has suspended Michael Elgin pending further review… Read More Joey Ryan And Dave Crist Terminated From Impact Wrestling, Michael Elgin Suspended
Last night at Impact Wrestling’s Rebellion pay-per-view, Brian Cage defeated Johnny Impact for the Impact World Championship. After the match, Michael Elgin made his Impact debut to confront Cage. Cage held up the title and told him anytime. Elgin punched him in the face, hit a spinning powerbomb and held the title for a moment. Elgin had… Read More Michael Elgin Made His Impact Debut Last Night At Rebellion
There are now rumors on former ROH World Champion Michael Elgin possibly signing with WWE. New Japan Pro Wrestling announced this week that Elgin has left the company after his contract expired on Sunday, March 31. Elgin chose not to renew the deal, according to the Wrestling Observer Newsletter, and the door is open for him to return if he… Read More Former ROH World Champion Signing With WWE Soon?
NJPW announced that Michael Elgin has not re-signed with the company. The two sides did talk and mutually decided to part ways after his contract expired on March 31. Elgin first began appearing for NJPW in 2015 through ROH’s partnership, and was able to capture the IWGP Intercontinental, NEVER Openweight, and NEVER Openweight 6-Man Tag Team Championships. Source: Wrestling Inc.
Pro Wrestling Sheet reports that Michael Elgin will no longer be working with Ring of Honor in the near future, because he is unhappy with how the company operates. Pro Wrestling Sheet’s sources close to the situation tell them Elgin informed ROH this week that he no longer intends to work with them, and he surprisingly hasn’t even heard… Read More Michael Elgin Parts Way With Ring Of Honor
Ring of Honor announced that Michael Elgin will be returning to ROH at this Saturday’s ROH live event in Kalamazoo, Michigan. It now appears that something went wrong between the 2 sides because Elgin has now quit the company. Elgin tweeted: “@ringofhonor I said this on our call, thank you for getting me back home.… Read More Top ROH Star Quits