NWA Gets Major Celebrity To Open NWA 73rd Anniversary Broadcast


The NWA released the opening video montage of their NWA 73rd Anniversary pay-per-view a day early on YouTube. St. Louis area native, critically acclaimed actor John Goodman gives his golden voice to it for a vibe that sounds like pro wrestling’s version of an MLB World Series game. Goodman currently stars in the ABC sitcom “The Connors” which returns for Season 4 on 9/22/21. He also has an impressive list of supporting actor movie roles in everything from “Revenge of the Nerds” and “True Stories” to “My First Mister” and “Red State”.

NWA 73rd Anniversary will be broadcast live on FITE on 8/29/21 from Chase Park Plaza in St. Louis, Missouri at 8pm EST with the following card:

NWA Worlds Heavyweight Champion Nick Aldis vs. Trevor Murdoch in a title vs. career match 

The NWA Worlds Women’s Champion (Kamille or Leyla Hirsch after tonight) vs. the winner of tonight’s women’s #1 con. Gauntlet Match 

NWA Worlds Tag Team Champions Aron Stevens and JR Kratos vs. Mecha Wolf 450 and Bestia 666

NWA National Champion Chris Adonis vs. James Storm 

12-man Battle Royal for #1 con. to the NWA National Title 

Tim Storm vs. Thom Latimer vs. Crimson in a St. Louis Brawl 

Mickie James vs. Kylie Rae 

Tyrus, The Masked Man, and Jordan Clearwater (with Austin Idol) vs. The Pope and The End (Parrow and Odinson)

The NWA Empowerrr women’s show is tonight from the Chase Khorassan Ballroom at 8pm EST on FITE with NWA Worlds Women’s Champion Kamille vs. Leyla Hirsch, Impact Wrestling Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo vs. Melina, a tournament for the vacant NWA Women’s Tag Team Titles, the #1 con. Gauntlet for the Women’s Title and more.