Tag: Madison Square Garden
TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MAY 19TH: The Kliq Makes...
Captured on a simple fan cam at Madison Square Garden, it was the "impromptu goodbye" that shocked the sport.
TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… APRIL 26th: Hansen breaks Bruno’s neck
WWWF Champion Bruno Sammartino is knocked out of action for two months after suffering a broken neck at the hands of Stan Hansen at Madison Square Garden
TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MARCH 31st: The Birth of WrestleMania
The inaugural version of wrestling's grandest spectacle features a star-studded main event, with Hulk Hogan and Mr. T defeating Roddy Piper and Paul Orndorff
TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MARCH 20th: Climbing the Ladder of...
At WrestleMania X, the first televised ladder match in WWF history takes place between Razor Ramon and Shawn Michaels for the undisputed Intercontinental title
TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… FEB 8th: Morales is The King...
1971 - Pedro Morales climbs to the top of the mountain in the Biggest City in the World, when he takes the WWWF heavyweight title from Ivan Koloff
TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JAN 18th: Koloff defeats Sammartino
The Russian Bear pulls off one of the most stunning upsets of all time and takes the WWWF World title from Bruno Sammartino, ending his 2,803 day reign
TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… NOV 25th: The Original Screwjob
1985 - In 'The Original Screwjob', The Fabulous Moolah dons a mask as The Spider, and defeats Wendi Richter for the WWF Womens title in a highly dubious finish
TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… NOV 17th: Rocky Maivia makes his...
At Survivor Series, fresh-faced rookie Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson debuts in the World Wrestling Federation under the ring name, Rocky Maivia
TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… SEPT. 26th: The Dream battles The...
Dusty Rhodes travels north and takes a bite out of The Big Apple, challenging The Superstar for the WWWF title
ROH: The Pinnacle – Episode 8 | When Worlds Collide
April 6th, 2019 will forever be remembered in the folklore of pro wrestling as the night Ring of Honor and New Japan sold out The World's Most Famous Arena