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Genesis (2011) was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) event produced by Total Nonstop Action Wrestling (TNA), that took place on January 9, 2011 at the Impact Zone in Universal Studios Florida.[3][4] It was the sixth event under the Genesis chronology and the first event of the 2011 TNA PPV schedule.

Genesis (2011)
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Promotional poster featuring Kurt Angle
PromotionTotal Nonstop Action Wrestling
DateJanuary 9, 2011[1]
CityOrlando, Florida
VenueImpact Zone
Tagline(s)Kurt Angle is back. And he's bringing hell with him![1]
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In October 2017, with the launch of the Global Wrestling Network, the event became available to stream on demand.[5]


Other on-screen personnel
Commentator Mike Tenay
Ring announcer Jeremy Borash
Referee Rudy Charles
Mark "Slick" Johnson
Andrew Thomas
Interviewers Jeremy Borash

Genesis featured nine professional wrestling matches that involved different wrestlers from pre-existing scripted feuds and storylines. Wrestlers portrayed villains, heroes, or less distinguishable characters in the scripted events that built tension and culminated in a wrestling match or series of matches.[6]


No. Results[3] Stipulations Times
1 Kazarian defeated Jay Lethal (c) Singles match for the TNA X Division Championship 11:40
2 Madison Rayne (c) defeated Mickie James Singles match for the TNA Women's Knockout Championship 10:30
3 Beer Money, Inc. (James Storm and Robert Roode) defeated The Motor City Machine Guns (c) (Alex Shelley and Chris Sabin) Tag team match for the TNA World Tag Team Championship 18:00
4 Bully Ray defeated Brother Devon by disqualification Singles match 8:50
5 Abyss defeated Douglas Williams (c) Singles match for the TNA Television Championship 9:45
6 Matt Hardy defeated Rob Van Dam Singles match 11:55
7 Jeff Jarrett vs. Kurt Angle ended in a no contest Double J Double M A "Exhibition" 4:30
8 Mr. Anderson defeated Matt Morgan Singles match to determine the #1 contender for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship 15:25
9 Mr. Anderson defeated Jeff Hardy (c) Singles match for the TNA World Heavyweight Championship 9:05
  • (c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match


  1. ^ a b Caldwell, James (2010-11-10). "TNA News: TNA advertising the return of a big-name star for the Genesis PPV in January 2011". Pro Wrestling Torch. Retrieved 2010-12-02.
  2. ^ "Genesis 2011". Pro Wrestling History. Retrieved 2011-01-30.
  3. ^ a b Gerweck, Steve (2010-11-10). "Date and location for TNA Genesis PPV in 2011". WrestleView. Archived from the original on 2010-11-27. Retrieved 2010-12-01. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  4. ^ "TNA: Genesis". iN DEMAND. Archived from the original on 2010-12-16. Retrieved 2010-12-01. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  5. ^ "Anthem, Impact announce Global Wrestling Network launch". Retrieved 20 March 2018.
  6. ^ Grabianowski, Ed. "How Pro Wrestling Works". HowStuffWorks, Inc. Discovery Communications. Archived from the original on 2013-11-18. Retrieved 2014-03-02. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)

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