TNA Parts Ways With Former X-Division Champion T.J. “Manik” Perkins

It looks like we won’t be seeing T.J. Perkins (aka Manik) on POP TV anytime in the near future.

TNA has apparently parted ways with the former X-Division Champion, as they moved his profile to the Alumni section of their official website,, and Perkins himself noted via social media that the promotion would not be renewing his contract.

Perkins claims that it was TNA’s decision not to renew his deal, noting that he “would stay if he could.”

Perkins has worked off-and-on for TNA dating back to 2004. He wrote the following on his official Twitter page on Monday: