After the Sheiks victory over Colt Cabana for the NWA Worlds Championship the Board of Directors officially vacated the North American Championship and announced that a tournament would be taking places in the coming weeks to crown a new champion. The first episode of NWA TALK focused on whom the fans would like to see involved in the tournament. Wrestlers have taken to twitter to ask for their shot, Lance Hoyt, Ja’Coby Boykins, and James Ross all have asked for their shot, but shortly before the show was set to air Bill Behren’s made the announcement of the first initial matches.
NWA MAIN EVENT Nashville, TN 5-5-11
CHRISJEN HAYME VS ACE ROCKWELL
CHRISJEN HAYME – Alabama based Chrisjen Hayme is a 2 time Ultimate NWA Tag Team Champion & 1 time NWA Tennessee Junior Heavyweight Champion
ACE ROCKWELL – E Tennessee based Ace Rockwell is a 2 time NWA Wildside Tag Team Champion, 1 time NWA Anarchy Heavyweight Champion, 1 time NWA Anarchy Television Champion, 1 time NWA Anarchy Tag Team Champion, and the current NWA Southern Heavyweight Champion.
NWA ANARCHY Cornelia, GA 5-14-11
SHAUN TEMPERS VS CAPRICE COLEMAN
SHAUN TEMPERS – E Tennessee based Shaun Tempers is a 2 time NWA Anarchy Television Champion, 2 time NWA Wildside Tag Team Champion, 2 Time NWA Anarchy Television Champion, and 1 time Ultimate NWA Tag Team Champion.
CAPRICE “ICE” COLEMAN – North Carolina based Caprice Coleman is a 1 time NWA Wildside Television Champion, 1 time NWA Anarchy Television Champion & 1 time NWA Wildside Junior Heavyweight Champion.
NWA RAMPAGE PRO WRESTLING Warner Robins, GA 5-15-11
COREY HOLLIS VS J ROD
COREY HOLLIS – Alabama based Corey Hollis is a 1 time NWA Tennessee Junior Heavyweight Champion and 1 time Ultimate NWA Tag Team Champion. He was selected by Pro Wrestling Illustrated Magazine as a Rookie of the Year Runner-up for 2010.
J ROD – Georgia based J Rod is the only triple-crown winner in NWA Rampage Pro Wrestling having carried the promotion’s Heavyweight Title, TV Title, & Tag Team Title.