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Daily Pro Wrestling History (08/11): Masahiro Chono wins 1991 G1 Climax

1935 

Waterloo, Iowa:
- Otto Kuss beat Earl Wampler by countout
- George (Rube) Harben beat Bobby Stewart by DQ 
- Louis Thesz drew with Whitey Hewitt

1966 

Tampa, Florida:
- Lester Welch defeated Sputnik Monroe in a tournament final to win the NWA Florida Heavyweight Title

1967

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Mr. Wrestling defeated El Mongol for the Georgia Heavyweight Title

1967 

Chicago, Illinois: 
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Lou Thesz
- Devils Duo; Angelo Poffo & Chris Markoff beat AWA Tag Team Champions Larry Hennig & Harley Race by DQ
- Dick the Bruiser beat Johnny Valentine
- Wilbur Snyder beat Blackjack Lanza by DQ 
- The Destroyer beat Eddie Sharkey

1972 

Denver, Colorado:
- Wahoo McDaniel & Don Muraco beat Larry Hennig & Dusty Rhodes
- Billy Robinson beat Ivan Koloff
- Rene Goulet beat Bull Bullinski 
- Ramon Torres beat Big K

1973 

Chicago, Illinois: 
- The Crusher no contest Superstar Billy Graham
- Wahoo McDaniel beat Ivan Koloff
- Ernie Ladd beat Moose Cholak
- Sailor Art Thomas beat Ric Flair
- Jimmy Valiant & Baron Von Raschke beat Bob Ellis & Reggie Parks 
- Greg Gagne beat Bobby Heenan

1976 

Miami, Florida:
- Steel Cage Match; Bob Roop defeated Steve Keirn 
- Florida Title; Dusty Rhodes defeated The Assassin 
- Bob Orton, Sr. defeated Bob Backlund 
- Ray Stevens & Missouri Mauler defeated Ray Candy & Greg Valentine 
- Bob Orton, Jr. defeated Raul Mata 
- Hollywood Blondes defeated Don Serrano & Ken Lucas

1980 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Bill Irwin defeated Bill Dundee for the AWA Southern Heavyweight Title

1985 

St. Paul, Minnesota: 
- AWA Tag Team Champions Road Warriors no contest (The Long Riders) Bill Irwin & Scott Irwin
- Curt Hennig & Rick Martel beat Fabulous Freebirds Michael Hayes & Terry Gordy
- Nick Bockwinkel beat Greg Gagne
- Sgt Slaughter beat Larry Zbyszko 
- Tom Zenk beat Rick Renslow

1986 

Ft. Worth, Texas:
- Steve Simpson defeated Buzz Sawyer to win the World Class Television Title

Camp Lejeune, North Carolina:
- The Barbarian defeated the Italian Stallion
- Dutch Mantell & Bobby Jaggers fought Ivan Koloff & Krusher Khruschev to a draw
- Ron Garvin defeated Nikita Koloff

1987 

Memphis, Tennessee: 
- AWA Champion Curt Hennig beat Jerry Lawler
- AWA Tag Team Champions Boris Zhukov & Soldat Ustinov beat Wahoo McDaniel & DJ Peterson
- Jeff Jarrett & Billy Travis beat Pat Tanaka & Paul Diamond by DQ
- Rocky Johnson beat Black Prince via forfeit
- Kevin Kelly beat Mitch Snow 
- International Champion Bill Dundee beat George Barnes

San Jose, California:
- Buddy Roberts defeated Steve Pardee
- Sting & Ron Simmons defeated Pez Whatley & Rick Steiner
- Michael Hayes defeated the Terminator
- Brad Armstrong & Tim Horner defeated Big Bubba & Black Bart via disqualification
- Chris Adams defeated Terry Taylor via disqualification
- Nikita Koloff defeated Eddie Gilbert
- Terry Gordy fought Dick Murdoch to a no contest
- UWF Heavyweight Champion Steve Williams, NWA Tag Team Champions Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson defeated NWA US Champion Lex Luger, NWA TV Champion Tully Blanchard, & Arn Anderson

1989 

Dallas, Texas:
- Jeff Jarrett & Matt Bourne defeated Cactus Jack & Sheik Braddock for the USWA Tag Team Titles

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania:
- Greg Evans & Richard Sartain defeated Lee Scott & Al Greene
- Ron Simmons defeated Curtis Thompson
- Brian Pillman defeated Norman
- Sid Vicious defeated Ranger Ross
- Rick & Scott Steiner defeated the New Zealand Militia
- The Great Muta fought Sting to a draw
- NWA US Champion Lex Luger defeated Tommy Rich
- The Road Warriors defeated the Samoan Swat Team in a steel cage match
- NWA World Champion Ric Flair defeated Terry Funk

1990 

Rochester, Minnesota:
- D.J. Peterson & The Trooper (Del Wilkes) defeated Wayne Bloom & Mike Enos for the AWA World Tag Team Titles (they would be the final AWA Tag Champions)
- AWA Champion Larry Zbyszko beat Harley Race by DQ
- Buck Zumhofe beat Jonnie Stewart to win AWA Light Heavyweight Title 
- Jake Milliman won a battle royal to give Larry's Legends the victory in the AWA Team Challenge Series .

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Brian Lee & Don Harris defeated Rex King & Joey Maggs for the USWA Tag Team Titles

1991 

Tokyo, Japan:
- Super Strong Machine & Hiro Saito defeated Kim Duke & Masanobu Kurisu
- Masa Saito & El Gigante defeated Kantaro Hoshino, Kuniaki Kobayashi, & the Black Cat
- G1 Climax: Masahiro Chono defeated Shinya Hashimoto 
- Jushin Liger pinned Brian Pillman 
- Norio Honaga pinned Akira Nogami 
- Big Van Vader, Scott Norton, & Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Tatsumi Fujinami, Hiroshi Hase, & Kensuki Sasaki 
- G1 Climax Final: Masahiro Chono pinned the Great Muta to win the G1 Climax Tournament

Greensboro, North Carolina:
- Sam Houston pinned Black Bart
- Arn Anderson pinned Big Josh
- Michael Hayes & Jimmy garvin defeated Tracy Smothers & Steve Armstrong 
- Johnny B. Badd defeated PN News via disqualification
- WCW World Champion Lex Luger pinned Barry Windham 
- WCW TV Champion Steve Austin fought Bobby Eaton to a draw 
- Rick Steiner pinned Dick Slater
- Sting, Robert Gibson, Tom Zenk, & Ron Simmons defeated Nikita Koloff, Richard Morton, the One Man Gang, & the Diamond Studd in Wargames 

1992

Tokyo, Japan: 
- Jushin Liger pinned Honaga 
- IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Champion El Samurai pinned Hiro Saito in a non-title match 
- Koji Kanemoto & Osamu Nishimura defeated Yamamoto & Kojima 
- WCW TV Champion Steve Austin & Arn Anderson defeated Goto & Super Strong Machine
- Koji Kimura & Koshinaka defeated Shinya Hashimoto & Kido 
- Scott Norton & Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Barry Windham & Tony Halme 
- IWGP Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Tatsumi Fujinami & Iizuka