The NWA United States Tag Team Championship will be reinstated at NWA 74.
The promotion has announced that a 10-team battle royal will take place during the August 28 show.
The championship will be defended exclusively on NWA USA and NWA pay-per-view events.
NWA shared the following statement on the returning title:
The NWA United States Tag Team Titles Return to NWA 74!
ST. LOUIS — The National Wrestling Alliance (NWA) has a storied history that includes a number of different championships and belts.
With the recent success of the NWA, owned by William Patrick Corgan, and the level of interest in tag team wrestling seen at the recent Crockett Cup pay-per-views, the NWA is proud to announce that we are reviving the NWA United States Tag Team. Championships.
The new champions will be crowned on Night 2 of NWA 74 on August 28, 2022 in a 10-team Battle Royale match involving several worthy contenders. This title has a diverse legacy that has touched many NWA territories of the past as well as some of tag team wrestling’s most revered legends.
“It’s an honor to be able to bring the NWA Tag Team Championships back to the United States,” said William Patrick Corgan. “Our tag team division is burning hot and full of deserving athletes who will now have a chance to make history in the sport. We are also looking for top-tier tag teams outside of the NWA who may also have the opportunity to compete for the new US tag titles,” Corgan said.
This championship will be defended exclusively on NWA USA, which airs Saturdays at noon EST on Fite TV and the NWA YouTube channel, as well as during NWA pay-per-views.
The belts themselves will be unveiled during the two-day NWA 74 pay-per-view at the historic Chase Park Plaza Hotel in St. Louis. The NWA 74 Anniversary Show is the biggest wrestling event of the year for the National Wrestling Alliance where all of our championships will be defended.
Tickets for NWA 74 are available now at NWATIX.com and the event will be broadcast live on pay-per-view via the FITE TV streaming service and available as part of the NWA All Access Annual Pass.
ABOUT THE NATIONAL WRESTLING ALLIANCE
Founded in 1948, the National Wrestling Alliance is one of the oldest and most prestigious professional wrestling brands in the world. In 2017, international artist William Patrick Corgan (Smashing Pumpkins) bought the NWA with the intention of reinventing the brand for the modern era while honoring the legacy of its heyday in the 1980s. Starting with the series critically acclaimed documentary Ten Pounds Of Gold, the NWA has since expanded its lineup to include two weekly shows (NWA Powerrr and NWA USA) and 6 annual pay-per-views, all available through NWA All. Access, our paid subscription service on Triller’s FITE streaming platform.
The currently active NWA World Tag Team Championship is currently held by Doug Williams and Harry Smith of Commonwealth Connection.
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