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TNA releases Fil-Am wrestler TJ Perkins

Jan 13, 2016 - 4:13 PM

TJ Perkins who wrestles as Manik on TNA Impact Wrestling has been released by the American promotion

FREE AGENT. TJ Perkins had wrestled for TNA on-and-off since 2004. Photo from TNA Impact Wrestling

Pro wrestler DJ Z on Filipino pride and life in the ring

Nov 22, 2015 - 4:15 AM

The wrestling DJ formerly known as Zema Ion talks about representing the Philippines on national TV and some of his favorite moments in the ring

Fil-Am pro wrestler TJ Perkins on Filipino pride, chasing your dreams

Oct 05, 2015 - 2:22 PM

TJ Perkins who wrestles as Manik on TNA Impact Wrestling discusses his Filipino roots the sacrifices he made to become a wrestler and the importance of just being yourself

PINOY PRIDE. TJ Perkins, who wrestles for TNA Impact Wrestling as Manik, uses his attire to express his Filipino pride. Screen shot from YouTube

Wrestler Kurt Angle has emergency spine surgery

Jul 16, 2015 - 11:40 PM

Former WWE champion Kurt Angle was rushed into emergency surgery to relieve fluid on his spine that nearly cost him his life

OLYMPIC HERO. Pro wrestler Kurt Angle is expected to fully recover after being rushed into emergency surgery. Photo by Michael Buckner/Getty Images/AFP