Breaking News: Kevin Nash off of Lockdown PPV, + Kash's replacement

»Reported by Ryan Allen of

On Wednesday, April 20, 2005 at 1:01 PM EST

- Over at they have posted an announcement saying that Kevin Nash is unable to compete at Sunday’s Lockdown Pay-Per-View. The message also indicates Dusty Rhodes will name Nash's replacement on the show.

The message reads, "On Wednesday morning, TNA Wrestling learned that Kevin Nash will be unable to compete at this Sunday’s Lockdown Pay-Per-View due to a knee injury as a result of a staph infection the superstar recently suffered. Nash had been preparing in recent days for the event, but the injury has not healed to the extent to allow him to compete.

Director of Authority Dusty Rhodes will name a substitute to take Nash’s place in the Six Sides of Steel during this Sunday’s Pay-Per-View. hopes to have an update on Nash’s injury this weekend."

- In addition to Nash, Kid Kash is obviously off this Sunday's Pay Per View as well. He will be replaced by Sonjay Dutt in the “Xscape” match against Michael Shane, Chris Sabin and Shocker.