It was announced yesterday on Throwback Thursday that legendary wrestling manager and promoter Jim Cornette is scheduled to join MemphiSport Live (MSL) for an exclusive interview tomorrow – August 23rd.
Jim Cornette began his managerial career in Memphis, TN before moving on to World Championship Wrestling and World Wrestling Federation, where he managed multiple Champions. Cornette led Midnight Express, Heavenly Bodies and even British Bulldog & Owen Hart to Tag Team Championships. Not to mention, he managed WWF World Heavyweight Champion Yokozuna.
Along with his background as a wrestling manager, Jim Cornette also helped book WWE’s developmental territory Ohio Valley Wrestling. He was also the founder and owner of Smokey Mountain Wrestling.
MSL airs live every Saturday from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm CT on on Sports 56 & 87.7 FM . If you have any questions you’d like to discuss with Cornette, feel free to post them here or send them via Twitter@MemphiSport. Also, be sure to follow Jim Cornette on Twitter.
Dustin Starr is an active sports entertainer and regular contributor to MemphiSport and MSL. Follow him @DustinStarr.