Sports Columns

December 14, 2012

Jamie Jones: Angle isn’t prepared for ring just yet

Here are the notes and news items from the week in pro wrestling: TNA wrestler Kurt Angle will remain out a few more weeks with an injury.

• A.J. Styles, now 35, told the U.K. Sun he doesn’t plan to change his high-risk wrestling style. He also plans to release a book next year.

• The Rock is rumored to be appearing at the February “Elimination Chamber” pay-per-view.

The Local Corner: “The Nightmare” Ted Allen headlines the 12-member class being inducted into the TWA Hall of Fame on Sunday. The show begins at 1 p.m. There will be plenty of wrestling action in addition to the Hall of Fame ceremony. Regular ticket prices apply.

TWA Friday Night Brawl runs at 8 p.m. at the TWA Arena off Reed Road in north Whitfield County, about three miles north of the bypass. The TWA Action Zone runs at 8 p.m. on Saturdays. Tickets for all shows are $5 for adults and $3 for ages 6 to 12; senior citizens 60 years and older with proof of age will be admitted for $3. Kids younger than 6 are admitted free. Any military member with proper identification will be admitted free. If it’s your birthday, you will be admitted free.

Trivia Teaser: Which wrestler appeared in the 2012 movie “Magic Mike?”

Check back next week for the answer.

Last week’s question: What name did Virgil first appear under in WWF?

Lucius Brown.

Jamie Jones can’t believe “Piledriver” did not win a Grammy for “Album of the Year.” You can contact him at jamiejones@daltoncitizen.com or (706) 272-7723.

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