Cody’s First NWA World Title Challenger Annouced

Cody Rhodes
NWA World Heavyweight Champion Cody Rhodes

NWA World Heavyweight Champion Cody Rhodes’ first challenger has been revealed. Cody was in Los Angeles on Sunday for a Championship Wrestling From Hollywood taping. During that appearance, Cody revealed that he will defend the 10 pounds of gold against Willie Mack later this month.

Cody Rhodes vs. Willie Mack will take place at the September 29th Ring of Honor television taping from Las Vegas, NV. This will be an ROH television taping the night after the company’s Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view at the Orleans Arena, Las Vegas. Visit ROHWrestling.com for more information on Death Before Dishonor weekend.

Should Cody Rhodes successfully defend against Willie Mack, his next challenger is already waiting in the wings. Former NWA Champion Nick Aldis will get a rematch against Cody at the NWA’s 70th Anniversary show on October 21st from Nashville, TN. The 70th anniversary show will be available for purchase at FITE.tv for $24.99.

Visit the NWA’s official YouTube channel to check out their Ten Pounds of Gold series.