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Trevor Murdoch is the new NWA World Heavyweight Champion. Murdoch defeated Nick Aldis to win the title in the main event of the NWA 73 PPV event. He won a battle royal earlier in the show to earn the opportunity at Aldis.
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Murdoch won the match after connecting with a piledriver. He followed with a top rope bull dog and then covered for the victory. After the match, Murdoch celebrated in the ring with his family and Ric Flair, who was on-site at the event due to the significance of venue in St. Louis.
Nick Aldis had been the reigning NWA World Heavyweight Champion since October of 2018.