AEW Battle of the Belts: An Overlook of a Forgotten NWA Tradition

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On Saturday, All Elite Wrestling (AEW) presents one of its planned quarterly Saturday night specials on TNT, Saturday Night Fights, with the premiere of AEW Battle of the Belts. While many have drawn comparison to the former NWA/WCW event Clash of Champions (which is currently a trademark of WWE), the name is actually one of […] READ MORE


#AndNEW: Tootie Lynn Wins Glory Pro Midwest Territory Championship

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It’s been a huge year for rising Midwest indie star Tootie Lynn, and it was capped off with championship gold on Sunday night at Glory Pro WrestlePocalypse when she ended the 714-day reign of IMPACT Wrestling‘s Rohit Raju (Hakim Zane) for the Glory Pro Midwest Territory Championship in a four-way TLC match that also featured Dan […] READ MORE


Thunder Rosa Signs With All Elite Wrestling

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On Thursday afternoon, it was announced by All Elite Wrestling (AEW) that Thunder Rosa has officially signed with the company. Rosa had been working on a per-date type deal as her contract with National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) was still going on. The relationship between AEW and NWA allowed Rosa to be a part of the […] READ MORE



Former NWA and WWF Star Barry O (Barry Orton) Passes Away at 62

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It was announced on Saturday that Barry Orton – best remembered as WWF enhancement talent Barry O – had passed away. He was 62 years old. Barry Orton is the younger brother of WWE Hall of Famer “Cowboy” Bob “Ace” Orton Jr., son of Bob Orton Sr., and uncle of current WWE Superstar Randy Orton. […] READ MORE



Legendary Promoter Jim Crockett Jr. Passes Away

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Jim Crockett Jr., the first man to take on Vince McMahon head-to-head in the 1980s, by building his own National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) army of territories, creating the foundation for World Championship Wrestling (WCW), passed away on Wednesday night from organ failure. He was 76 years old. Earlier this week, he was placed in hospice […] READ MORE


NWA Returns with Big Pay-Per-View This Month

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The National Wrestling Alliance makes its triumphant return from hiatus with their new Pay-Per-View event at the end of March.  The name of this show will be Back for the Attack and will air live on Fite TV at 2 pm EST on Sunday, March 21st. This will be the first Pay-Per-View event of 2021 for […] READ MORE


Former NWA and WWWF Star Dean Ho Passes Away at 80

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Sad news out of Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada, where it’s been reported that former wrestling star Dean Ho – real name Dean Higuchi – has passed away at the age of 80 years old. Dean Ho was a long-time veteran of the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) and World Wide Wrestling Federation (WWWF) in a 20+ year […] READ MORE


Christian’s TNA Debut: A Look Back

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Christian made his return to WWE at the Royal Rumble, a moment that left fans surprised after his career was cut short due to a history of concussions. As exciting as his WWE return was, they are not the only major company Christian has worked for. From 2005 to 2008, Christian was a mainstay in […] READ MORE