NWA Wildside featured stars like Current TNA Heavyweight Champion, “The Phenomenal” AJ Styles (TNA/WCW), Ron Killings (WWE/TNA), Abyss (Justice) (TNA), Jimmy Rave (TNA), Amazing Red (TNA), Tony Mamaluke (WWE/WCW/TNA), Air Paris (WCW), Hotstuff Hernandez (TNA), David Young (TNA), Kenn Phoenix (Kenn Doane/Dykstra) (WWE), Luke Hawx (Altar Boy Luke) (WSX), Matt Sydal (Evan Bourne) (WWE), Delirious (ROH), Mike Posey (WWE/TNA), “The Original Gangsta” New Jack (ECW/TNA) and many more. NWA Wildside served a development promotion for WCW and featured stars like The Beast (Bob Sapp), David Flair, Tank Abbott, Shannon Moore, Shane Helms, Mark Jindrak, Sean O’Haire, Elix Skipper, Jimmy Yang and many more. Wrestling legends like Dusty Rhodes, Dory Funk, Jr., Terry Taylor, Larry Zbsyzko, James E Cornette, The Rock & Roll Express (Ricky & Robert), Abdullah The Butcher, and many more all appeared on NWA Wildside TV.
The NWA Wildside announce team featured Dan “The Dragon” Wilson, Steven Prazak, Scott Hudson, Steve Martin, Bill Behrens, Al Getz, Chris Cruise & others.
Classic NWA Wildside DVD’s are now available at www.sbibookings.com . Relive the excitement of one of the most talked about independent promotions in professional wrestling, NWA Wildside!
All DVD’s may be purchased by using your PayPal account and using the “Send Money” option to [email protected]. Each LAST RITES 2005, FREEDOM FIGHT 2004 or HARDCORE HELL 2005 PT 1 or 2 DVD is only $10, shipping included!
And WILDSIDE TV episodes are available for $5 each or 3 for $10 on DVD with shipping included for free.
Write to Show Business, Inc at [email protected] for info on how to order by mail and on how to order any of the over 300 episodes of NWA Wildside TV, or write to PO Box 941787 Atlanta, GA 31141.
TNA Professional Wrestler A.J. Styles Signs Global Book Deal
VIP Ink Publishing signs Pro Wrestler, A.J. Styles (Allen Jones), for an autobiography. Styles’ autobiography will cover his life from both in and outside the ring. His autobiography will highlight being brought up in a military family that struggled with poverty and alcoholism. Styles is a devoted Christian and has stated on many occasions that “Its God first and family second.” This autobiography will have his fans gasping for more, as they will be able to appreciate Styles’ life from his severe beginnings to his TNA World Heavyweight Championship.
Rave was twice NWA World Junior Heavyweight Champion, and appeared in ROH in memorable feuds with CM Punk and AJ Styles, and as the Crown Jewel Of The Embassy Group. In TNA he teamed with Lance Hoyt as the Rock & Rave Infection. He appeared for WWE in 2005. He toured Japan with Dragon Gate and New Japan. Rave twice was voted booker of the year in Georgia for his work with Rampage Pro Wrestling which was named Georgia Promotion of The Year in 2010 and 2011 as a result. Rave was featured in the King Ra Ring project in India, and returned to both ROH & TNA for matches in 2011. Rave is based in Atlanta, GA where he works as the Director of a Peer Support and Wellness Center
Jimmy Rave returned to TNA Wrestling in Orlando for the X Division “special” taping that was held on Jan 12 in an elimination cage match that came down to him and Christian York, who escaped the cage 1st to win the match.
Rave is the current AWN Heavyweight Champion.
Mike Posey debuted in SAW in Nashville, TN on November 10, 2013 teaming with Chrisjen “Hayme” Posey as Fierce defeating the Washington Bullets
MIKE POSEY – The Birmingham, AL native performed as a wrestler and referee initially in Alabama & Georgia, most notably for NWA Wildside. He joined TNA as a referee, and also wrestled in a feud with David Young as “Dropkick” Posey. He resigned from TNA to try-out for WWE and after several dark matches was the 1st referee to join WWE’s development promotion Deep South Wrestling, initially without a WWE contract. Soon he was signed. When the ECW brand was launched he joined the WWE roster as one of its refs, eventually becoming the brand’s Sr. official. In his time in WWE he was a ref in matches on all three WWE brands and appeared at two WrestleManias. Returning to wrestling in 2009, Mike Posey teamed with former WWE Referee, Wes Adams, as the Official Express and Corey Hollis as Alabama Attitude in ROH. Posey won numerous singles titles including RPW TV Title, NWA Ultimate Tag Team Title, APW North Georgia Title, Alabama Junior Heavyweight Title, NWA Tennessee Junior Heavyweight Champion, NWA Pro South All Out & Tag Team Champion, and more. Posey was ranked in the 2012 PWI 500 at 333 up from 438 in 2011 and 470 in 2010.
Tickets are $6 and free for children under 5. Doors open at 6:00 and bell time is at 7:00. For more information, call (256) 447-3825.
ProSouth Champion: “The Last Hero” Ace Haven (since 5/04/2012)
All-Out Champion: Jed Johnson (since 10/26/2012)
Tag Team Champions: De La Vega & Wrestling Star Najasism (since 11/02/2012)
#1 – Big Tomb (destroyed Ace Haven, Brandon Collum & Daniel Alexander all in one night)
#2 – Steven Michaels (victorious in the final chapter of a 3 year rivalry)
#3 – Red Rayne (path of destruction earns him the #3 spot)
#4 – Tyler Gage (won via submission in his official return match)
#5 – Kyle Matthews (inactivity causes him to drop a few spots)
ProSouth Wrestling was in Piedmont, AL on February 15th. Results: Dakota Outlaw #1 & Dakota Outlaw #2 defeated Najasism & De La Vega to win the ProSouth Tag Team championships. Sean Nelson defeated James Hardy. Scott Spade defeated Outpatient AZ85. Dameonn Ceretone defeated Jed Johnson. Stupid (w/Tweety) defeated Steven Michaels to win the Gold Rush tournament. “The Last Hero” Ace Haven (w/Amy) defeated Big Tomb in a last man standing match to retain the ProSouth championship.
NWA Atlanta will be at the Metro Auction Co in Locust Grove, GA on February 23rd. Advertised: NWA Atlanta Heavyweight champion AJ Steele, NWA Atlanta Tag Team champions Beauty & The Beast (Rick Michaels & Bobby Hayes), Mike Cannon, Leatherface & Jason the Terrible (w/Jersey Girl), Fry Daddy, Bill the Butcher, Prince Akbar & The Afghan Assassins. Bell time is at 7:30. For more information call (678)873-4010.
Deep Southern Championship Wrestling was created in March of? of 2010 and started running shows once a month in Ellijay, Ga. We started out in a place known as Gilmer Golf and games. Our first show drew a crowd of 35 or 40 people. DSCW didn’t get discouraged though we kept giving good quality matches at a fair price and got our crowds up to 150 or more. We had to move to gyms and civic centers to support our fan base, drawing close to 600 on some of our big shows.
Deep Southern Championship Wrestling was in Blue Ridge, GA on February 9th. Results: The All-Star defeated Kyle Matthews. Torque defeated Crash Test Dummy and Ray Ray in a 3 way. The Scorpion & Prince Brian defeated The Hard Knock Saints. Logan Chase III defeated Jessica Wetmore. “Semper Fi” Cody Roberts defeated Mr. Showtime. The Movement defeated The Good Ole Boys.
Deep Southern Championship Wrestling will be at the DSCW Arena in Blue Ridge, GA on February 23rd. Advertised: The AIWF 8 tag team tournament featuring the following teams: The Empire, Beauty & The Beast, Good Ole Boys, Hard Knock Saints, The Revolution, Washington Bullets, The Movement and a mystery team. Tickets are $8 adults and $4 children under 13. Doors open at 7:00 and bell time is at 8:00. For more information call (706)889-1803.
Empire Wrestling Entertainment will be at the Empire Arena in Rossville, GA on February 23rd. Matches to be added. Tickets are $5. Doors open at 7:00 and bell time is at 8:00.
NWA SMOKY MOUNTAIN
The Championship Wrestling Alliance, based in the Tri-Cities area of Northeast TN, has presented top quality wrestling events for the last 7 years. Their television show, Championship Wrestling TV has aired consecutively in their home market for over 6 years. The show’s current timeslot is at Noon on Saturdays on Tri-Cities CW 4. The show is posted online at ChampionshipWrestlingTV.com every week and has been available in the past in national syndication via AMG-TV.
5 time NWA World Champion, Adam Pearce; Crossfire Champion, King Shane Williams; NWA National Heavyweight Champion, Damien Wayne; 2012 NWA Smoky Mountain Cup Winner, Sigmon; and ROH Star, Kyle O’Reilly have already been announced for the 2013 NWA Smoky Mountain Cup!
This week we officially announce: NWA Smoky Mountain Champion, Jason Kincaid; former NWA World Junior Heavyweight Champion, Tony Kozina; and due to his victory of Steve Corino in December: NWA Smoky Mountain star, Jeff Connelly!