Tag: Texas

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JUNE 18th: The Funk Brothers Capture...

Dory Funk, Jr. and Terry Funk defeat Karl and Kurt Von Brauner to win the Texas version of the NWA World Tag Team Championship

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JUNE 4TH: The Modern Day...

32 years ago today, Kerry Von Erich suffers permanent injuries in a near-fatal motorcycle accident

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… APRIL 12th: The Death of Mike...

Another terrible tragedy befalls the legendary Von Erich family, when their second-youngest son, Mike, takes his own life at the age of 23

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… FEB 2nd: The Death of Gino...

Gino Hernandez, one of the bright young stars of Texas wrestling, dies of a drug overdose in his apartment at just 28 years of age

KAYFABE THEATER: Iceman King Parson calls out Harley Race

The Iceman says he's not done yet with Race, and vows to put up $5000 of his own money for a re-match against the legendary grappler

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… DEC 25th: Fritz Collapses on Christmas

At World Class' Christmas event, 'Star Wars', Fritz Von Erich collapses and is taken away to a hospital, leaving fans speculating whether he had a heart attack

KAYFABE THEATER: Bill Mercer catches up with the Freebirds at the...

The new World Six-Man Tag Team Champions tell the World Class announcer that they refuse to release the video of them winning the titles

KAYFABE THEATER: Sunshine’s Statement

1983 - In World Class Wrestling, Sunshine gives an emotional press conference regarding the situation that involves Jimmy Garvin and his new valet, Precious

KAYFABE THEATER: Jimmy Garvin and The Freebirds talk about Thanksgiving Star...

Gorgeous Jimmy Garvin and The Fabulous Freebirds discuss their plans for their matches at Star Wars against Chris Adams and the Von Erichs 

KAYFABE THEATER: Gary Hart & The One Man Gang have a...

The devious Gary Hart and his giant protege say they are confident heading in to their battle with The Von Erichs at Parade of Champions