Browsing Archive: September, 2013

WCW Nitro 1999 - DDP v Sting

Posted by Kevin Kay on Monday, September 30, 2013, In : NWA/WCW 

MATCH : DDP v Sting

PROMOTION : WCW

EVENT : Monday Night Nitro

VENUE : Fargo, North Dakota

DATE : 26th April 1999

CHAMPIONSHIP : WCW World Heavyweight Title

 

BACKGROUND : Sting and DDP were both veterans of WCW by 1999 and it had been some time since WCW Nitro was producing a programme anywhere near as entertaining as WWF Raw. Many people will have looked at this match on Nitro and dismissed it as two old timers who had put on numerous matches previously together. DDP was just starting his first ev...


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AJPW - Mitsuharu Misawa v Toshiaki Kawada - June 1994

Posted by Kevin Kay on Tuesday, September 24, 2013, In : AJPW 

MATCH : Mitsuharu Misawa v Toshiaki Kawada

PROMOTION : AJPW

EVENT : Budokan Hall Show

VENUE : Budokan Hall, Tokyo

DATE : 3rd June 1994

CHAMPIONSHIP : AJPW Triple Crown Title

 

BACKGROUND : Mitsuharu Misawa and Toshiaki Kawada had teamed together for most of the early 90s even winning the AJPW Tag Titles on a couple of occasions. Then when Kawada joined forces with Akira Taue, the two men had one of the longest and most decorated feuds in Japanese wrestling history. Kawada had never held a pin fall v...


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AJPW - Mitsuharu Misawa v Toshiaki Kawada - May '98

Posted by Kevin Kay on Monday, September 16, 2013, In : AJPW 

MATCH : Mitsuharu Misawa v Toshiaki Kawada

PROMOTION : AJPW

EVENT : Showdown at the Egg

VENUE : Tokyo Dome, Tokyo

DATE : 1st May 1998

CHAMPIONSHIP : AJPW Triple Crown Title

 

BACKGROUND : Toshiaki Kawada came into this match as the challenger to 3 time AJPW Triple Crown champion Mitsuharu Misawa. The rivalry between the two was huge dating back around five years with some excellent calibre matches. This was built as the biggest match Kawada's career with many saying he could replace Misawa as the to...


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WWF - Bob Backlund v Ken Patera - Texas Death Match

Posted by Kevin Kay on Monday, September 9, 2013, In : WWF/E Matches 

MATCH : Bob Backlund v Ken Patera

PROMOTION : WWF

EVENT : MSG Event

VENUE : Madison Square Garden, New York

DATE : 19th May 1980

CHAMPIONSHIP : WWF World Title

STIPULATION : Texas Death Match

 

BACKGROUND : Bob Backlund had been WWF World Champion for a couple of years and had been defeating some big names all around the world in some real long matches. Ken Patera had been feuding with Backlund for a number of years even before he had the won the Championship. This match would be contested under 'Tex...


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