Tag: Chicago

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JUNE 30th: Buddy Rogers becomes NWA...

Buddy Rogers defeats Pat O'Connor 2-1 in a best of three falls match in front of a record crowd at Chicago's Comiskey Park to capture the Ten Pounds of Gold

KAYFABE THEATER: The Nature Boy is Gunning for Gold in The...

Ric Flair talks about Starrcade 1987: Chi-Town Heat, and tells Ronnie Garvin that he's leaving that night with HIS NWA World Heavyweight title

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… APRIL 7th: The Three Faces of...

The WWF presents WrestleMania 2 from three separate locations, New York, Chicago, & LA, headlined by Hulk Hogan defeating King Kong Bundy in a steel cage match

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MARCH 23rd: Austin Won’t Give Up

At WrestleMania 13, Bret Hart defeats Steve Austin via referee stoppage in a submission match, when Stone Cold won't submit, but passes out from loss of blood

KAYFABE THEATER: Jesse Ventura Beer Commercial

1984 - Jesse The Body Ventura does a television ad for Chicago Lake Liquor... right across from Sear's in Minneapolis

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… DEC 13th: Two World Champions Clash...

The AWA, CWA, and World Class come together for the SuperClash III pay per view, headlined by Jerry Lawler vs. Kerry Von Erich in a title unification match

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… NOV 26th: Flair regains The Gold...

After losing his title two months earlier, the Nature Boy re-captures the NWA World Heavyweight championship at Starrcade '87: Chi-Town Heat.

ON THE ROAD TO ‘STARRDOM’ – An Interview with Alicia Atout

On her way to Starrcast III later this month, The 'Interview Queen' stops by to discuss her career and future with TheGorillaPosition.com

KAYFABE THEATER: Dusty Rhodes says he & The Crusher are gunning...

In an early 70s promo, Dusty says he & The Crusher are the best duo since Nixon & Agnew, and that they're on their way for a showdown in Chicago

NWA: The Briscoes Declare War on the NWA in a Shocking...

The Briscoes attacked the National Champion Colt Cabana and Worlds Heavyweight Champion Nick Aldis in Chicago at the ROH War of the Worlds tour