Gail Kim Receives PWI Award + NWA 2012 HOF Class


— TNA Wrestling has uploaded a special edition of “TNA Today” with Gail Kim being presented an award by Pro Wrestling Illustrated for being chosen as the #1 Women’s Wrestler of 2012 after having a 212 day reign as TNA Women’s Knockout Champion and gaining numerous wins over the toughest opponents. Kim, however, is rudely interrupted. You can watch it below:


— The NWA recently sent out a press release regarding their 2012 NWA Hall of Fame Class:


Paul Boesch (awarded posthumously)


John Tolos (awarded posthumously)

Mr. Wrestling II

Ricky Steamboat


Fabulous Moolah (awarded posthumously)

Joyce Grable

Misty Blue

Tag Team

Road Warriors (Hawk and Animal)


Little Beaver (awarded posthumously)


Teddy Long

Humanitarian Award

Sputnik Monroe (awarded posthumously)

Congratulations to the inductees, their families and fans.

2012 marks the first year that 95% of the inductees into the National Wrestling Alliance™ Hall of Fame were selected by an independent committee of pro wrestling fans. Consistent with their commitment to a policy of inclusion, NWA™ owners R. Bruce Tharpe, Fred Rubenstein and Chris Ronquillo pledge to continue and expand fan participation. We thank the committee for a job well done.

The 2012 NWA™ Hall of Fame Committee:

Khris Drummond – Chairman

Lawrence Zirconium

Jay Cal

Eric Roelfsema

Deven K. Mercer

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