Tag: Ted Turner

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… NOV 21st: Ted Turner steps into...

Ted Turner completes a deal to purchase Jim Crockett Promotions, re-brands it as World Championship Wrestling and takes aim at Vince McMahon and the WWF

FORBES: Comparing Billionaire-Backed AEW To Billionaire-Backed WCW

Given the fanfare, financial backing and big names involved, The Elite's upstart promotion is already drawing comparisons to WCW

THE WRESTLING TERRITORIES: Mid Atlantic Championship Wrestling | part 6

Jim Phillips wraps up this in-depth series on Mid-Atlantic Championship Wrestling and Crockett Promotions, leading all the way up to their sale to Ted Turner