Browsing Archive: October, 2012

WWE Money in the Bank 2011 - CM Punk v John Cena - WWE Title

Posted by Kevin Kay on Tuesday, October 30, 2012, In : WWF/E Matches 

MATCH : CM Punk v John Cena

PROMOTION : WWE

EVENT : Money In The Bank 2011

VENUE : Chicago, Illinois

DATE : 17th July 2011

CHAMPIONSHIP : WWE World Title

STIPULATION : If John Cena loses he gets fired!

BACKGROUND : This match was the main event for the Money in the Bank 2011 PPV. The backstory behind it revolved around CM Punk vowing to beat John Cena for the WWE World Title with the added twist that his contract was to expire the next day and so he would walk away from the company w...


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WWF - Randy Savage v Tito Santana - Toronto Event 1986 - No DQ Match

Posted by Kevin Kay on Monday, October 22, 2012, In : WWF/E Matches 

MATCH : Randy Savage v Tito Santana

PROMOTION : WWF

EVENT : Toronto House Show

VENUE : Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto

DATE : 4th May 1986

CHAMPIONSHIP : WWF Intercontinental Title

STIPULATION : No DQ Match

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BACKGROUND : Randy Savage and Tito Santana had been feuding for the last few months but the fire had intensified between the two when Savage cheated to beat Santana to win the Intercontinental Title in February. The feu...


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WWF - Wrestlemania 3 - Randy Savage v Ricky Steamboat

Posted by Kevin Kay on Monday, October 15, 2012, In : WWF/E Matches 

MATCH : Randy Savage v Ricky Steamboat

PROMOTION : WWF

EVENT : Wrestlemania 3

VENUE : Pontiac Silverdome, Michigan

DATE : 29th March 1987

Championship : WWF Intercontinental Title

BACKGROUND : 'Macho Man' Randy Savage had been WWF Intercontinental champion for over a year going into this match and had been gaining a lot of attention as a first class performer in the ring. The feud with Ricky 'The Dragon' Steamboat began when Savage attacked Steamboat ahead of a scheduled match by drop...


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NWA - WarGames Match - Great American Bash 1987

Posted by Kevin Kay on Friday, October 12, 2012, In : NWA/WCW 

MATCH : Dusty Rhodes/Nikita Koloff/Paul Ellering/Road Warriors v Four Horseman/War Machine

PROMOTION : NWA

EVENT : Great American Bash '87

VENUE : Orange Bowl, Miami, Florida

DATE : 31st July 1987

STIPULATION : WarGames Match

BACKGROUND : This match would be the first televised WarGames match in NWA/WCW history. The reason I say first televised version is because Great American Bash 87 took place over many events throughout July. WarGames as explained in an earlier induction was one o...


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NWA - Barry Windham v Ric Flair - Crockett Cup 87 - NWA World Heavyweight Title

Posted by Kevin Kay on Thursday, October 11, 2012, In : NWA/WCW 

MATCH : Barry Windham v Ric Flair

PROMOTION : NWA

EVENT : Crockett Cup '87

VENUE : Baltimore, Maryland

DATE : 11th April 1987

CHAMPIONSHIP : NWA World Heavyweight Title

BACKGROUND : Barry Windham had only just left the WWF due to a difference in opinion on where his role was within the company and he was majorly tempted at the shot that the NWA were offering him at the top of the card. In 1987, Flair was the biggest heel in the wrestling industry and he needed someone to be able to co...


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NWA - War Games Match - Dangerous Alliance v Stings Squadron WrestleWar 92

Posted by Kevin Kay on Wednesday, October 10, 2012, In : NWA/WCW 

MATCH : Dangerous Alliance v Sting's Squadron

PROMOTION : WCW

EVENT : WrestleWar '92

VENUE : Jacksonville, Florida

DATE : 17th May 1992

STIPULATION : War Games Match

BACKGROUND : The War Games match was a fairly simple concept but I will explain quickly for those who hadn't seen one before. The match would involve two rings placed together with a cage surrounding the outside. The two teams of 5 wrestlers would nominate a man each to start the match, then a coin toss would determine wh...


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NWA - Ric Flair v Ricky Steamboat - Wrestlewar 1989

Posted by Kevin Kay on Tuesday, October 9, 2012, In : NWA/WCW 

MATCH : Ric Flair v Ricky Steamboat

PROMOTION : NWA

EVENT : WrestleWar '89

VENUE : Nashville, Tennessee

DATE : 7th May 1989

CHAMPIONSHIP : NWA World Heavyweight Title

BACKGROUND : In the late 80's Ric Flair and Ricky Steamboat had what many believe to be the greatest series of matches in the entire history of Pro Wrestling. Steamboat won the first match of the series by pinning Flair at the Chi-Town Rumble to lift the NWA World Title. Steamboat would continue his winning ways by succe...


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NWA - Ric Flair v Terry Funk - Clash of the Champions 9 - I Quit Match

Posted by Kevin Kay on Monday, October 8, 2012, In : NWA/WCW 

MATCH : Ric Flair v Terry Funk

PROMOTION : NWA

EVENT : Clash of the Champions 9

VENUE : Houston Field House, New York

DATE : 15th November 1989

CHAMPIONSHIP : NWA World Heavyweight Title

STIPULATION : I Quit Match

BACKGROUND : This match was a culmination of a great feud that begun when Ric Flair was attacked by Terry Funk following his succesful win over Ricky Steamboat at WrestleWar 1989. Funk had felt that he should have been next in line for a title shot but Flair believed that t...


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