DATE: March 21, 2021
VENUE: NWA Studios (Atlanta, GA)
COMMENTATORS: Joe Galli & Tim Storm
The National Wrestling Alliance makes its big return after almost a year with Back for the Attack, featuring three championship matches, a #1 contender’s match, and a show-long tribute to the late Joseph Hudson aka The Question Mark.
- NWA WORLD’S HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: “The National Treasure” Nick Aldis
- NWA WOMEN’S WORLD CHAMPION: Serena Deeb
- NWA WORLD TELEVISION CHAMPION: The Pope
- NWA NATIONAL HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPION: Trevor Murdoch
- NWA WORLD TAG TEAM CHAMPIONS: Aron Stevens & Kratos
- Slice Boogie defeated Jordan Clearwater, Crimson, & Jax Dane by pinning Clearwater after a Deadass Driver (5:40) (**)
- Tyrus defeated Kratos via pinfall with an elbowdrop (7:27) (*)
- The Pope [c] fought Thom Latimer to a time limit draw; Pope retained the NWA WORLD TELEVISION CHAMPIONSHIP (10:05 officially, 10:16 from my count) (***)
- #1 CONTENDER’S MATCH: Kamille defeated Thunder Rosa via pinfall after 2 spears (14:04) (***1/2)
- Trevor Murdoch [c] defeated Chris Adonis via pinfall with a rollup to retain the NWA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP (8:38) (**1/4)
- Nick Aldis [c] defeated Aron Stevens via pinfall with an inside cradle to retain the NWA WORLD’S HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP (21:27) (***1/2)
- May Valentine made her NWA return as a backstage interview in a series of pre-taped segments, including one with her bff Sal Rinauro.
- Taryn Terrell joined the commentary team for Rosa/Kamille, stating she was there to “scout talent” so expect more of her in the future.
- Chris Adonis attacked Trevor Murdoch after losing the National Championship match, laying him out with a Full Nelson slam and applying a MasterLock until officials and security forced him to break it.
- Austin Idol, Nick Aldis’ former manager, joined commentary for the main event, saying he was invited at the behest of Aron Stevens who hired him to help find weaknesses in Aldis’ game.
- The NWA roster paid their respects to Joseph Hudson at the end of the night, holding up a Mongrovian Flag and using the Question Mark hand salute as the show went off the air.