The National Wrestling Alliance have announced that the NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Championship will make its return as part of their television tapings on Saturday, June 1st in Knoxville, Tennessee.

The title, last held by WWE Hall of Famer Jerry ‘The King’ Lawler, was deactivated on November 14th, 1988 as the title merged with the AWA International Heavyweight Championship and the AWA Southern Heavyweight Championship to form the CWA Heavyweight Championship.