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CAC Honoree Mentored Ronda Rousey

Editor’s note: This article is from February 19, 2014 and was written by Danny Acosta, FOX Sports. When judoka Ronda Rousey returned with a bronze medal from the 2008 Olympics, she expressed interest in mixed martial arts. Gokor Chivichyan, “Judo” Gene LeBell’s understudy and Rousey’s first MMA coach, encouraged the idea. LeBell responded to Chivichyan, […]

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Ronda Rousey Defends Title, Thanks WWE Legend

Brett Okamoto, ESPN Staff Writer: For months, UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey said she would take her time in demolishing Brazilian challenger Bethe Correia. Relatively speaking, she sort of kept her word. Rousey (12-0) locked up her sixth UFC title defense in 34 seconds on Saturday by knocking Correia (9-1) out cold with a right […]

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CAC Leadership Appears in Charlotte this Weekend

CAC President Brian Blair and CAC Executive Vice President Morgan Dollar are on hand this weekend in Charlotte, NC for the NWA Legends Fan Fest.  Here are some more details! Tickets for this summer’s Fanfest Weekend and Hall of Heroes dinner and awards ceremony are now on sale. Charlotte’s Hilton University Place hotel will again […]

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Roddy Piper passes away at 61

TMZ reports that WWE Hall of Famer “Rowdy” Roddy Piper has passed away at the age of 61, from natural causes at his home in Hollywood. Piper had been diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma in 2006 but last November he said he was cancer free. Our condolences go out to Piper’s family.

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Congratulations to DDP!

2015 CAC double honoree Diamond Dallas Page and Brenda Nair tied the knot on Saturday July 25, 2015.  Marc Mero, a longtime friend, attended the wedding.  Congratulations to the happy couple!!

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Pepper Gomez’ HOF Ring Up For Possible Bidding

The wife of legend Joseph “Pepper” Gomez is trying to find a buyer for his Hall of Fame ring to help offset the cost of her expensive cancer chemo and radiation treatment near her Central California Valley home.  The ring was reportedly given to Pepper by Houston promoter Morris Siegel in 1966 when he offered to […]

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