Tag: 1983

KAYFABE THEATER: The Brisco Brothers call out The Road Warriors

Jack and Jerry Brisco are out with the NWA World Tag Team titles, and say they aren't too impressed with Hawk and Animal

KAYFABE THEATER: Roddy Piper Interview in Florida

1983 - During his short stay in the Florida territory, Roddy Piper does an interview with Gordon Solie and talks trash to the entire Sunshine State roster

KAYFABE THEATER: Tully Blanchard backhands Johnny Weaver

The Television champion gives the color commentator a 'little slap' after he gets fed up with some of his remarks

KAYFABE THEATER: The Road Warriors fire Paul Ellering

Hawk and Animal have had enough of Precious Paul Ellering, so they fire him, and then attack him, on an episode of World Championship Wrestling

KAYFABE THEATER: Gary Hart asks The NWA President to take action...

NWA President Bob Geigel is out with Bob Caudle, and after assessing a fine to Dick Slater & Bob Orton, he's confronted by Gary Hart

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MARCH 12th: Caged Fury in Carolina

In the 'Final Conflict' cage match, Ricky Steamboat and Jay Youngblood defeat Sgt. Slaughter and Don Kernodle for the NWA World Tag Team championship

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… FEB 9th: The Outlaw doesn’t get...

1983 - The Midnight Rider (Dusty Rhodes under a mask) defeats Ric Flair to win the World Heavyweight Championship, until NWA President Bob Geigel steps in...

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JAN 10th: Bock Gets The Belt...

After a controversial finish two weeks earlier, Nick Bockwinkel defeats Jerry Lawler to win the vacated AWA World Heavyweight Championship

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JAN 6th: Champion vs. Champion on...

WWC Universal Champion Carlos Colon defeats NWA World Champion Ric Flair in a disputed champion versus champion match on the isle of Puerto Rico

KAYFABE THEATER: Rufus R. Jones talks about facing Greg Valentine

1983 - The Freight Train is out with the Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight title and says he's going to be struttin' all over Valentine in Lynchburg on December 2nd