Lou Thesz Award Tag

Posted On November 14, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

Kamala Confirms Leg Amputation, JBL Getting HOF Award, Maryse

– Wrestling legend Kamala checks in from the hospital and confirms that he did have his leg amputated due to complications related to high blood pressure and diabetes. Video of Kamala in the hospital talking about the amputation can be viewed at TMZ.com. — Former WWE star John Bradshaw Layfield (JBL) will receive the Lou Thesz Award at the 2012 National Wrestling Hall of Fame ceremony at the Dan Gable Museum in Waterloo, Iowa. — Former WWE diva Maryse Ouellet recently took part in another photo shoot for Snaps StudioRead More
Jim Ross is back with a new blog over on jrsbarbq.com. Here are highlights from this entry: – Yes…I will definitely be in Waterloo, Iowa on July 22-23 for the annual function at the Wrestling Hall of Fame. Receiving the Lou Thesz Award is a helluva honor for me personally. Lou was truly our Babe Ruth and I never saw him not wearing at least a sport coat and slacks when he wasn’t in the ring. A class act. If you haven’t read ‘Hooker’ written by Lou I suggest thatRead More

Posted On June 20, 2011By PWMania.com StaffIn News

JR To Receive Pro Wrestling Hall Of Fame’s Lous Thesz Award

The Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame (not WWE’s Hall of Fame – no affiliation) has announced that Jim Ross will be receiving the prestigious Lou Thesz Award at this summer’s ceremony: WATERLOO, Iowa — One of the biggest names in professional wrestling will be recognized by the National Wrestling Hall of Fame Dan Gable Museum. Jim Ross, a ring announcer and an executive for World Wrestling Entertainment, will receive the Lou Thesz Award at the George Tragos/Lou Thesz Professional Wrestling Hall of Fame inductions on July 22-23. The Lou TheszRead More