WWE legends and more at NWA grand opening tonight in Nashville
Mar 26, 2011 - by Steve Gerweck
World Wrestling Entertainment and wrestling legend Paul Bearer will be one of the top stars tonight at NWA Arena’s grand opening.
Doors will be opening at 6:00 p.m. with the festivities starting with a ribbon cutting with Bearer officiating. Other stars are scheduled to be in attendance for the ribbon cutting and will be plenty of surprises for the fans.
Bell time is scheduled for 8:00 p.m. with a lot of wresting action in store for the wrestling fans.
Newly reinstated NWA Southern Championship will be on the line with Ace Rockwell facing off against Jeff “The Crippler” Daniels. This title is encased in a lot of history and that history will be reborn again tonight.
The NWA Mid-American Television Championship will be on the line tonight when TNA’s Crimson, known to the Nashville fans as Tommy Mercer, will be facing off against former TNA Tag Team Champion Chase Stevens. A special official has been called in for this match in the form of wrestling legend Dirty Dutch Mantell.
The midgets will be headed to the NWA Arena when Mini Mexx will face off against Little Chris.
The final match in the Nick Gulas Memorial Cup will be held tonight when Steve O will face off against Shane Williams.
Rudy Boy Gonzales will be in singles action facing off against Aeon Flexx with Charming Charles at ringside.
Former two-time NWA Champion Mike Rapada will be returning to Nashville tagging up with former WWE Superstar Brian Christopher against The Texas Tornados.
In singles action, Matt Boyce will be hitting the ring against Shawn Shultz.
And starting off the evening, Mr. Wrestling and J.P. Magnum will face The Fabulous Blondes.
Card is subject to change.
NWA Arena is located at 1056 East Trinity Lane in Nashville, Tennessee.
Golden circle tickets are still available for $15 with a meet and greet with Paul Bearer and more!
Ringside seats are $10 with general admission seats available for $8.
For more information on NWA Main Event, check out their website at www.nwame.com
Lekisha F. Oliver
Nashville Pro Wrestling Examiner