Tag: Crockett Promotions

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JULY 11th: Dr. Death becomes the...

Dr. Death Steve Williams defeats Big Bubba Rogers in Oklahoma City to win the UWF Heavyweight Championship

KAYFABE THEATER: Lord Alfred Hayes introduces ‘King James Valiant’

Lord Alfred Hayes is in the Carolinas, and he says he wants to bring in a true, royal gentleman. So, he introduces a very calm and demure Jimmy Valiant

KAYFABE THEATER: JJ Dillon, Ron Bass & Black Bart invade Steamboat’s...

Manager JJ Dillon, Black Bart and Cowboy Ron Bass stop by Rick Steamboat's Mid-Atlantic gym, and quickly make themselves unwanted guests when they accost his younger brother, Vic.

KAYFABE THEATER: Magnum TA wants his United States title back

Heading into Great American Bash 1986, Magnum T.A. prepares to meet Nikita Koloff in a best of seven matchup for the held-up United States Championship

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… MAY 13th: Windham wins the US...

After turning on Lex Luger and joining the Four Horsemen, Barry Windham finds singles success by capturing the US Heavyweight title in a tournament in Houston

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: Ric Flair talks about Lex Luger getting 20 stitches...

The Nature Boy and JJ Dillon come out and talk about the beatdown they had to lay down on The Total Package, and then warn Sting that he's next


On this day in 1987, Jim Crockett Promotions purchases Bill Watts' Universal Wrestling Federation, ending the company's amazing run as a national promotion

KAYFABE THEATER: Sting talks about facing Zbyszko, Gilbert & Steiner at...

After a hard-fought match, the Stinger stops by to talk with Tony Schiavone about his six-man, tag team match at Chi-Town Rumble