Tonight the National Wrestling Alliance returns to television on the Dish Network Channel 9407 on the COLOURS network at 9pm EST/6pm PST. The hourlong “NWA Wrestling Showcase” show will replay 2am EST/11pm PST and can also be found on the NWA official website: http://www.nwawrestling.com as well as the COLOURS website http://www.colourstv.org/site. Tonight will feature a tag team main event of El Hijo del Santo & Rey Misterio, Sr. vs. Blue Demon, Jr. & Nicho the Millionaire and will feature special guest NWA Legand Bob Caudle. The first new TV taping is scheduled for Friday January 18 at 7:30pm at the Plaza Casino (www.plazahotelcasino.com). Talent scheduled for the first taping: NWA World Heavyweight Champion “Scrap Iron” Adam Pearce, NWA World Ladies Champion The Amazing Kong, NWA World Tag Team Champions – The Real American Heros (Joey Ryan & Karl Machine Gun Anderson), Rob Conway, and special guest Nick Bockwinkel. The second TV taping will be held on Sunday February 10 at 2pm.
WWE.com has announced Shelton Benjamin, Mark Henry and The Great Khali as 2008 Rumble entrants.
For those that missed it on RAW this past Monday night, Ken Kennedy vs. Shawn Michaels and Triple H vs. a mystery opponent in a Royal Rumble Qualifying Match were announced for next weekâ<80><99>s main events. RAW will debut in High Definition next week with a new set from the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Virginia.
SITE NOTE: Kip James and Leticia Cline will be the guests on next weeks edition of WrestleZone Radio. The show will air next Monday night from 7-9 PM EST. Matt Boone and I host the show on a weekly basis and run down all the latest news and rumors. More information on the show can be found at this link. We have Christy Hemme and Marty Janetty booked for the show in the next two or three weeks so it’s off to a great start. It’s NEXT MONDAY from 7-9 PM EST at http://www.wrestlezone.com/radio/