TODAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY… APRIL 19th: The First Crockett Cup

DATELINE: APRIL 19, 1986 – THE SUPERDOME – NEW ORLEANS, LA


The Road Warriors defeat Magnum TA in the finals of the Crockett Cup, a 24-team tag team tournament with teams from various NWA territories.

The Cup would be held two more times, with subsequent winners being the respective teams of Dusty Rhodes &Nikita Koloff (1987), and Lex Luger & Sting (1988).


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