To celebrate Memorial Day, IMPACT WRESTLING shared the personal military story of Anthony Mayweather, known as Mayweather, part of the Veterans Of War (VOW) tag team with Wilcox.
Mayweather, formerly Crimson in TNA Impact Wrestling, served five years (2005-09) in the U.S. Army, with the 101st Airborne Division, serving two combat tours in Iraq. He received a Combat Action Badge for the combat situations himself and the team he was with, and he also received two Army Commendation Medals for his service.
“Memorial Day is more than just a long weekend or an excuse to have a cook out,” Mayweather said. “Memorial Day is a day to remember the military service members who made the ultimate sacrifice for their country and lost their lives in combat. I generally like to spend Memorial Day weekend with my family in peace, remembering those friends of mine who didn’t make it home from war.”
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Mayweather offered his views on the National Anthem, the U.S. Flag, and he picked his Most Patriotic Sports Moment from a list of three amazing, memorable moments.
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- Impact Wrestling in Orlando
Impact Wrestling will be at Universal Studios Orlando in July.
Impact Wrestling’s Slammiversary is live on pay-per-view on Sunday, July 2 from Universal Studios Orlando. Then, Impact Wrestling TV tapings are July 3-6 also at Universal Studios Orlando.
See Lashley, Alberto El Patron, Cody, Rosemary, EC3, The Blue Print Matt Morgan, Cowboy James Storm, Madison Rayne, Moose, Bram, Trevor Lee, Allie, Robbie E, Jessie Godderz, VOW, Eddie Edwards, Davey Richards, Brandi Rhodes, Rockstar Spud, Abyss, ODB, and LAX with Miami’s Diamante and Konnan and more.
Admission to the shows at Universal Studios is free.
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at Universal Studios Orlando
Sunday, July 2 – Thursday, July 6.
Thursday, Aug. 17 – Sunday, Aug. 20.
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Impact Wrestling, under the Anthem Sports & Entertainment banner, is 8 p.m. ET Thursdays on Pop TV.
It is also available on Fight Network and GameTV in Canada.
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