Magic Mic – OWW

Magic Mic – OWW

Article, Blog
By Greg Anthony, OWW staff member: At the core, professional wrestlers are storytellers. Plain and simple. Telling a tale with every stomp and blow. Conveying complex storytelling with no words, is truly an art form. However the most utilized talent in our business has always and will always be the ability to talk to the people. To take a microphone a sell them on match they haven’t seen yet. That is were the true magic lies. Some might argue that in ring ability is by far the much better trait to have. Of course being able to perform is what our business is all about but being able get in done in the ring is only but one dimension. If you are a great wrestler only then that is where your career begins…
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Announcement: We are proud to add our official historian, Mark James!

Announcement: We are proud to add our official historian, Mark James!

Article, NWA MIDSOUTH
Mark James is a well known and worldwide respected historian of professional wrestling. Mark specifically has in depth knowledge and experience with Memphis wrestling and has written over 20 incredible books detailing the rich and fantastic history of wrestling in the Mid South including the biographies of Dutch Mantell, Bill Dundee, Jerry Jarrett & James Beard. Mark's complete list of works can be found his official page, right here. We are extremely proud to announce Mark will be joining NWA MID SOUTH as our official historian and are honored to be included with the incredible work Mark has been doing to support professional wrestling in the Mid South area! NWA MID SOUTH: History is Here!
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The One That Got Away – OWW

The One That Got Away – OWW

Article
As a life long wrestling fan not only do you hope, wish and dream about one day becoming a professional wrestler but you dream just as much about getting the opportunity to step into the ring with the very men that inspired you. I’ve been fortunate enough to have some great matches with men that I’ve idolized for years. Now there are plenty of men out there that I would to test my metal against but there is one that I truly regret never having the pleasure of stepping in the ring with and that man is Brad Armstrong.   Read the full story over at OWW!
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Being a world champion is an honor – NWA MID SOUTH

Being a world champion is an honor – NWA MID SOUTH

Article
If you are a professional wrestler than your goal should be to become the world heavyweight champion. To be the top guy in our business, the person that is putting asses every 18 inches. However not everyone can be “The Man”, not everyone can be the champ, not everyone can be that guy. So in today’s wrestling, unfortunately, if you aren’t ever the world heavyweight champion you are almost looked at as a failure. If everyone got their turn as world champion then it would diminish the championship but somewhere along the way we’ve tried to determine that being the champion is our only measure of success. Give me a roster full of Roddy Pipers, Jimmy Snukas, Arn Andersons, Ted Dibiases over any of the 20 somethings that were world…
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