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TNA Live! in NW Iowa

Tuesday, February 3, 2009

The superstars of television's Total Nonstop Action (TNA) will bring TNA Live! to the Clay County Regional Events Center on Saturday, March 28. Tickets go on sale today.

Appearing live is U.S. wrestling Olympic Gold Medalist Kurt Angle, "King of the Mountain" Jeff Jarrett, former Michigan All-American Scott Steiner, Team 3D, "The Phenomenal" AJ Styles, TNA World Tag Team Champions Beer Money, Inc., Sheik Abdul Bashir, ODB, Kongtourage (Raisha Saeed and Sojo Bolt), former women's champion Taylor Wilde, and more.

TNA is billed as an extreme and more physical form of professional wrestling, with the catch phrase "Cross the Line."

The company was founded by longtime wrestler Jeff Jarrett in 2002, who hatched the idea after pondering his future during a fishing trip. Nashville-based TNA stands as the sole nationally-televised challenger to Vince McMahon's WWE empire, and differs from other wrestling companies in that it uses a hexagon-shaped ring. Jarrett remains vice president of the company and recently returned to the roster as an active performer.

Tickets are available at the Clay County Regional Events Center Box Office, Charge-by-phone at 800-745-3000, www.ticketmaster.com, and all Ticketmaster locations. Showtime is at 7:30 p.m.

Ringside seats are available at $50, with general reserved seating at $20 and $35, There is a $5 discount for students and military people.

And if that isn't enough to quence your thirst for violence, catch the Clay County Cage Wars II Friday, April 17 at 8 p.m. with some of the midwest's top ultimate-style cage fighters going at it within the Regional Events Center. Tickets go on sale Feb. 6 at $21.50 general admission. Charge-by-phone at 800-745-3000.