Introduction - Symbols
Facebook twitter


Home > Wrestling History Message Forums

It is currently 2014/10/24 Fri 11:30 am

News News of General

Site map of General » Forum : General

Official National Wrestling Association champions

Here are the list sof the official NWA champs recognized at its annual meetings.
1931/10/01 St. Lous, MO
Heavyweight: Jim Londos
Lt. Heavyweight: Hugh Nichols
Middleweight: Gus Kallio
Welterweight: Jack Reynolds

1932/09/21 Baltimore, MD
Heavyweight: Jim Londos
Lt. Heavyweight: Hugh Nichols
Middleweight: Gus Kallio
Welterweight: Jack Reynolds

1933/09/20 Minneapolis, MN
Heavyweight: Jim Londos
Lt. Heavyweight: Hugh Nichols
Middleweight: Gus Kallio
Welterweight: Jack Reynolds

1934/09/17 Toronto, ON
Heavyweight: Jim Londos
Lt. Heavyweight: Leroy McGuirk
Middleweight: Gus ...


RIP - clawmaster

I was away for the weekend and just got back. The first thing I read on the internet was a shocking news.

As many of you probably know by now, Jim "clawmaster" Zordiani passed away on late Friday evening or early Saturday.

SLAM! Wrestling article

I can't find words to describe how thankful I am for his contributions to not only my websites but also researches and preservation of the history of pro-wrestling in general. ...
Read more : RIP - clawmaster | Views : 183 | Replies : 0 | Forum : Pro-Wrestling History: General


The Association still existed in 1975

Looks like the National Wrestling Association still existed in 1975.

From the 1975/12/09 issue of the Morning Herald (Hagerstown, MD):

Image

Jack Adkisson (Fritz von Erich) was the president of the NWAlliance around this time.
Read more : The Association still existed in 1975 | Views : 1011 | Replies : 3 | Forum : National Wrestling Association/Alliance


RIP - Bill Robinson (1939 - 2014)

Jack Shannon of Sceintific Wrestling reports:
I am unbelievably sad to report that my very good friend Billy Robinson passed away today. I hadn't heard from him in days so I contacted his apartment complex to check in on him. When I called back for a progress report the apartment manager put the police on the phone, it seems he passed peacefully in his sleep. He was a lion of a man, bigger than life ...
Read more : RIP - Bill Robinson (1939 - 2014) | Views : 534 | Replies : 0 | Forum : Pro-Wrestling History: General


RIP - Mad Dog Vachon

SLAM! Sports reports that Maurice "Mad Dog" Vachon passed away this morning at the age of 84.

Vachon won numerous titles during his career, including AWA World Heavyweight and Tag Team titles as well as many other regional championships.

RIP...
Read more : RIP - Mad Dog Vachon | Views : 356 | Replies : 0 | Forum : Pro-Wrestling History: General


The Records of NWA World Heavyweight Championship Matches?

More a request then a question but could someone continue to recored the record of NWA World Heavyweight Championship matches in 2013. there has been some great defenses this year with Rob Conway takeing on big names.


NWA title controversies over the years

PWInsider.com wrote:For probably the third or fourth time in the last month, I'm already working on an article for PWInsider when something newsworthy happens that's directly related to the subject I'm writing about. This time, I'm midway through writing an article about controversies surrounding NWA World Title changes when Adam Pearce vacates the title following the end of his best of seven series with Colt Cabana. A week later, Kahagas is crowned the new champion in ...
Read more : NWA title controversies over the years | Views : 1441 | Replies : 0 | Forum : National Wrestling Association/Alliance


RIP - Brad Armstrong (1961 - 2012)

SLAM! Wrestling wrote:Brad Armstrong has died at the age of 51. He was a southern star for many years, the son of the famed "Bullet" Bob Armstrong, and came to greater recognition through World Championship Wrestling in the late 1980s early 1990s.

Read more...
Read more : RIP - Brad Armstrong (1961 - 2012) | Views : 9575 | Replies : 0 | Forum : Pro-Wrestling History: General


World Heavyweight Title is vacant...again

After the last match of the "7 Levels of Hate":



NWA under new management

The lawsuit filed against the National Wrestling Alliance this past January has been settled, paving the way for changes in the organization.

The ownership and management of the NWA brand will be transferred from the Pro Wrestling Organization LLC managed by Bob Trobich (who pretty much saved the promotion from going into destruction back in 1989 when the last true member of meaning, Jim Crockett Promotions was bought out by TBS, creating World Championship Wrestling) ...
Read more : NWA under new management | Views : 1097 | Replies : 0 | Forum : National Wrestling Association/Alliance


 

Login


Statistics

Total posts 2853 • Total topics 665 • Total members 1123

cron


NYProWrestling.com

Copyright © 2003-2014 Puroresu Dojo. All rights reserved. Privacy Policy

Site hosted by Arisu Communications.