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TNA News: James Storm becomes new King Of The Mountain champion

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James Storm
This is the first time Storm has won the coveted championship

Allwrestlingnews.com is reporting that we are going to see a big title change hands in an upcoming episode of TNA's flagship show Impact!

As the site reported, one-half of former TNA Tag Team champions Beer Money Inc 'The Cowboy' James Storm defeated Eli Drake during the recent TNA tapings to win the TNA King Of The Mountain Championship/

The match which was taped this past Tuesday is supposed to air on television next month on the August 4th episode of Impact.

It's notable here that the King of the Mountain Championship was originally introduced by the company back in 2008 and has been known by multiple names like TNA Legends Championship, TNA Global Championship and TNA Television Championship over the years.

The first King of the Mountain champion (then known as the Legends Championship) was none other than WWE Hall of Famer Booker T.

In the years since its introduction, the championship has been held by a total of 16 wrestlers including many former WWE stars like Mick Foley and Kevin Nash. It has also been held by some top TNA talents who later joined WWE like AJ Styles and Samoa Joe. 

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