By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
The NWA issued the following press release to promote their Crockett Cup weekend VIP events.
- Nick Aldis and the 10lbs of Gold
- Willie Mack and the NWA National Title Belt
- Marty Scurll
- NWA World Heavyweight Champion Nick Aldis
- NWA National Champion Willie Mack
- NWA Women’s World Champion Jazz
- Jim Cornette & the Midnight Express(Stan Lane, Bobby Eaton and Dennis Condrey)
- the Rock n Roll Express(Ricky Morton and Robert Gibson)
- Magnum TA
- Nikita Koloff
- the Future- featuring NWA President Billy Corgan and Jim Cornette. Immediately following this panel you will have the opportunity to take a photo with Billy Corgan, Jim Cornette and the Crockett Cup Trophy. *Please note this is the only Billy Corgan photo op available for the day*
- Legacy of the NWA Championships- featuring current NWA Champions Nick Aldis, Willie Mack and Jazz
- Tag Team Rivalry- featuring one of NWA’s greatest tag team rivals the Midnight Express with Jim Cornette and the Rock n Roll Express
- Summer of 86 – featuring Magnum TA and Nikita Koloff
Powell’s POV: It’s a cool opportunity to meet some of the legends and current stars. The actual Crockett Cup event will take place on April 27 at Cabarrus Arena. The show will feature Nick Aldis vs. Marty Scurll for the NWA Championship, and the Crockett Cup tag team tournament.
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