Tag: WrestleMania III

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… MARCH 29th: Hogan Makes History

In front of a reported 93,000 fans at WrestleMania III, Hulk Hogan defeats Andre the Giant to cap off the WWF's grandest spectacle of all time

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… FEB 5th: A Shocking Title Loss...

The WWF airs wrestling programming in prime time on NBC, and the shocking Andre the Giant-Hulk Hogan rematch scores the highest ratings ever

TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… JAN 26th: A Titanic Turn at...

The WWF films the famous Piper's Pit segment that saw Andre the Giant challenge for the title, turn on Hulkamania and tear the crucifix from Hulk Hogan's chest

THE WRESTLING TERRITORIES: The WWF part 11 – The Descent Into...

Senior Editor Jim Phillips covers an eight-month period during which the bad guys were out in force in the WWF.

THE WRESTLING TERRITORIES: The WWF part 10 – Their Ascension Into...

Senior Editor Jim Phillips guides us through arguably the biggest year in the history of the World Wrestling Federation in his continuing series

KAYFABE THEATER: Bill Apter makes a WrestleMania prediction (1987)

On an episode of 'Pro Wrestling This Week', PWI Senior Editor Bill Apter gives his thoughts on the upcoming Hogan-Andre match up at 'Mania

THE GREAT PPVs: WRESTLEMANIA III

Guest columnist Justin Ballard of Enuffa.com gives us a look back at WrestleMania III, on a day marking 25 years since the death of Andre the Giant