Celebrating the life of the legendary grappler, who sadly passed away on this day in 1996, at the age of 60
At SuperClash II in San Francisco, California, Curt Hennig defeats Nick Bockwinkel to win the AWA World title, when he receives assistance from Larry Zbyszko
WWWF Champion Bob Backlund and AWA World Champion Nick Bockwinkel do battle in the first-ever singles match between the two companies’ titleholders
After a controversial finish two weeks earlier, Nick Bockwinkel defeats Jerry Lawler to win the vacated AWA World Heavyweight Championship
Nick Bockwinkel defeats Verne Gagne to capture the AWA World Heavyweight Championship for the first time
Prior to going to the Carolinas, a young Magnum TA takes a shot at AWA World Champion Nick Bockwinkel in Southwest Championship Wrestling
The Bad Man from Borger is stripped of the AWA World title, but has the last laugh on promoter Verne Gagne.
A tribute to Bobby “The Brain” Heenan, an interview with Killer Brooks, and exclusive photos!
An early 80’s episode of the popular daytime talk show featuring stars of the AWA, including Hulk Hogan, Nick Bockwinkel & The East-West Connection