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Mickie James to wrestle at NWA 73rd anniversary PPV


Mickie James will be in action at the NWA's 73rd anniversary event this August.

During an Instagram Live video on Tuesday, James announced that she'll be wrestling at the NWA's 73rd anniversary pay-per-view. James said she's looking for an opponent and wants fans to tell NWA owner Billy Corgan who they'd like to see her face.

The NWA's 73rd anniversary PPV is taking place at the Chase Ballroom in St. Louis, Missouri on Sunday, August 29. The night before the anniversary event, NWA will present an all-women's PPV called Empower. James will be the executive producer of Empower.

James has said that she isn't planning to wrestle at Empower. James said during her Instagram Live today that she wants unsigned women's wrestlers who are diamonds in the rough to send their tapes and promos to her at

James was among several wrestlers who were released by WWE this April. James said following her release that she had pitched the idea of an all-female brand while in WWE, but the idea was shot down by the person who she brought it up to.