Tag: Verne Gagne

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JULY 19TH: Gene Kiniski’s Triple Crown

Canada's Greatest Athlete keeps collecting titles in the AWA

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JUNE 29TH: Stan Hansen Forfeits...

The Bad Man from Borger is stripped of the AWA World title, but has the last laugh on promoter Verne Gagne.

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… DEC 13th: Two World Champions Clash...

The AWA, CWA, and World Class come together for the SuperClash III pay per view, headlined by Jerry Lawler vs. Kerry Von Erich in a title unification match

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… NOV 8th: Bock wins the Belt

Nick Bockwinkel defeats Verne Gagne to capture the AWA World Heavyweight Championship for the first time

THE SUNDAY MATINEE – 09.08.2019: ‘Icons of Wrestling – The Iron...

A 25-minute documentary on the former Olympian and WWF World Champion, known as one of the most legendary and controversial figures in wrestling history

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… AUGUST 16th: Verne Gagne becomes AWA...

Verne Gagne, as the promoter of the American Wrestling Association, awards himself the AWA World Heavyweight Championship

KAYFABE THEATER: Bobby Heenan talks about Verne Gagne’s ‘Pro Wrestling Report’

With announcer Ken Resnick standing by, Bobby The Brain Heenan does an ad for Verne Gagne's Pro Wrestling Report

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… APRIL 20th: The AWA keeps on...

The American Wrestling Association hosts WrestleRock '86 at the Metrodome in Minneapolis, and promotes it with one of the weirdest music videos of all time

KAYFABE THEATER: AWA T-Shirt Commercial

A 1984 television spot for apparel from the American Wrestling Association featuring Baron Von Raschke, Da Crusher, Greg Gagne, Jim Brunzell and more

THE 12 DAYS OF WRESTLING: Verne Gagne Wrestling Game

On the Ninth Day of Christmas... we present the 1956 Gardner Sports board game featuring the multi-time World Champion