Long awaited return

We are pleased to further extend the offer of ran FIGHTING with wrestling. In IMPACT we have found a strong partner on whose return the German fans have been waiting for a long time.
Zeljko Karajica, CEO of 7Sports


IMPACT returns to Germany

07 Sep, 2017

Global Force Wrestling announces that its flagship weekly show IMPACT will return to screens in Germany via ran FIGHTING. Showcasing top professional wrestling stars such as Bobby Lashley, James Storm and Gail Kim, IMPACT will be available starting on 8th September at ranFIGHTING.de; on-demand via web, smartphones, tablets and Smart TVs, as well as OTT devices such as Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Google Chromecast.


IMPACT can be viewed on ran FIGHTING’s SVOD service on Friday mornings in Germany – less than 12 hours following the US premier - and will air on Fridays at 8pm on ran FIGHTING’s 24/7 web channel. Access to GFW’s One Night Only specials are also available via subscription, and additionally customers can purchase GFW’s premium events, including Bound for Glory, live and on demand as pay-per-views.


ran FIGHTING boasts Germany’s largest combat sports archive, including the best mixed martial arts, boxing, kickboxing and karate including, such as UFC, Sauerland and Matchroom Boxing, all available through the ran FIGHTING BLACK PASS subscription.


This exclusive deal was negotiated by RDA. Global Force Wrestling, formerly TNA Wrestling, was last broadcast in Germany in 2015, on Discovery’s DMAX channel, having previously aired on both Sport 1 and Sky.