MILLIONS AROUND THE GLOBE WATCH ONE DIRECTION’S LIAM PAYNE BATTLE TNA SUPERSTAR KURT ANGLE IN THE RING DURING 1D DAY
“The Payne Train” Tweets on Being Champ
On Saturday, Nov. 23, during the historic 1D Day global streaming event live from Los Angeles and viewed by millions worldwide, One Direction’s Liam Payne fulfilled a childhood dream by entering the ring to square off against Olympic Gold Medalist and IMPACT WRESTLING Superstar Kurt Angle. Shocking Angle with his in-ring agility and high-flying moves, Payne, outfitted in lucha libre ring gear complete with mask, cleverly orchestrated the victory. Following the match Kurt Angle presented Payne with the TNA World Heavyweight Championship Belt.
Kurt Angle of IMPACT WRESTLING, seen every Thursday night at 9 p.m. ET, on SPIKE TV, presents the TNA Championship Belt to Liam “The Payne Train,” of One Direction following their match broadcast to millions around the world during the Nov. 23, 1D Day streaming event. (Photo Credit: TNA Entertainment)
“I am the champ!!!!” In the only photo posted by Liam to his personal twitter account during the 1D Day event, “The Payne Train” shows off his shiny new TNA World Heavyweight Championship belt presented by Olympic Gold Medalist and TNA Superstar Kurt Angle of IMPACT WRESTLING, airing Thursday nights on SPIKE TV at 9 p.m. ET.
One Direction’s Niall Horan shows off his guns outside of the IMPACT WRESTLING ring alongside Olympic Gold Medalist and TNA Superstar Kurt Angle during the 1D Day global streaming event on Nov. 23, in Los Angeles. (Photo Credit: TNA Entertainment)
Who has the best moves? Lady’s man Harry Styles of One Direction snaps a pic with Olympic Gold Medal wrestler and TNA Superstar Kurt Angle during the 1D Day global live streaming event from Los Angeles on Nov. 23. (Photo credit: TNA Entertainment)