“The Perfect Knockout” Samantha Starr has been announced for the Burke Invitational at NWA 74. According to the National Wrestling Alliance’s Twitter account, Starr will be the first entrant and be accompanied to the ring by her mother, Baby Doll.
Samantha Starr is the granddaughter of Grizzly Smith, as well as the child of Sam Houston and The Perfect 10. WWE Hall of Famer Jake ‘The Snake’ Roberts happens to be Starr’s half-uncle.
Whoever wins the Burke Invitational will earn a shot at the NWA World Women’s Championship. The championship match will take place on the second night of NWA 74.
BREAKING: The 1st entrant in The Burke Invitational at #NWA74 is 'The Perfect Knockout' Samantha Starr accompanied by Baby Doll!
The Invitational returns on Night 1 of #NWA74 and the winner will earn a Women's Championship Match on Night 2!
— NWA (@nwa) August 2, 2022