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October 3, 2013

Jamie Jones: TNA deal in works for Mr. Kennedy

Here are the notes and news items from the week in pro wrestling: Big news from Mr. Kennedy. On the radio show “4th & Pain,” Kennedy said he hopes to return to TNA soon. Currently, lawyers for both sides are hammering out contract details.

“I have no intentions of not being with TNA,” Kennedy said. “I’ve been pretty happy with, creatively, the direction I’ve gone in the last month or so. I’m looking forward to coming back.”

• Who are the cover boys for the “SummerSlam” poster? Wyatt Family members Luke Harper, Erick Rowan and Bray Wyatt.

• If “Stone Cold” Steve Austin returned to WWE for a match at Wrestlemania, who would his top opponents be? The Pro Wrestling Torch answered that question. From No. 1 to No. 5a and No. 5b are: CM Punk, Daniel Bryan, John Cena, Brock Lesnar, The Rock and Triple H.

The Local Corner: Renegade Championship Wrestling is at 8 p.m. Saturdays at 806 Second Ave. in Chatsworth.

Trivia Teaser: “Pro Wrestling Illustrated” hit newsstands for the first time in what year?

Check back next week for the answer.

Last week’s question: Sting and The Ultimate Warrior wrestled as this tag team managed by Dutch Mantel in the Continental Wrestling Association during the mid-1980s.

The Freedom Fighters. The Ultimate Warrior was called Justice and Sting was known as Flash.

Jamie Jones will be wrestling with high school football statistics later tonight. You can contact him at jamiejones@daltoncitizen.com or (706) 272-7723.

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