Knockouts Score Another Ratings Win, Matt Morgan's Height, Jackie Name Change

source: Wrestling Observer Newsletter

— For the 4/10 Impact show, the TNA Knockouts garnered the highest quarter hour rating on the show yet again. The match featuring Angelina Love (with Velvet Sky in her corner) vs. Roxxi Laveaux gained 143,000 viewers and was the most viewed portion of the show with a 1.10 rating. The show drew an overall rating of 1.00. In the past four months or so, out of all the talent in TNA, the tandem of Angelina Love & Velvet Sky have been involved in the most Impact quarter hour rating winners. In other ratings news coming out of the 4/10 show, the main event featuring the return of the Wolfpac — Kevin Nash & Sting — actually lost viewers. Nash & Sting vs. Team 3D lost 97,000 viewers and finished with a 0.97 rating. The TNA in-ring debut of Consequences Creed lost 104,000 viewers, Steiner & Petey vs. Shelley & Sabin stayed even, the Kurt Angle promo gained 78,000 viewers, a promo featuring BG James & Kip James and the match between Eric Young & Black Reign lost 104,000 viewers.

— Matt Morgan, who’s being pushed as a 7 foot monster on TNA programming, is actually about 6 foot 8 inches.

— Jacqueline Moore, who’s gone through five or six name variations thus far in TNA, is now going by her old WWE ring name again, Jacqueline. The roster section on TNA’s website has her listed simply as Jacqueline.

— On Comcast & some other cable providers, TNA has a Video-On-Demand feature in the sports section promoting their upcoming pay-per-view, Sacrifice. This month’s feature match is Jeff Jarrett vs. Robert from last year’s event. This was the last time Jarrett wrestled in a TNA ring.

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