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Daily Pro Wrestling History (11/12): UFC 1 - The Beginning



St. Louis, Missouri:
- World Champion Jim Londos beat Rudy Dusek 
- Milo Steinborn beat Floyd Marshall 
- George Zaharias beat Jack Washburn 
- Kola Kwariani beat Marshall Blackstock


Houston, Texas:
- Danny McShane defeated Antonino Rocca for the NWA Texas Heavyweight Title


Kansas City, Missouri:
- Jimmy Coffield defeated Dennis Clary for the NWA Heart Of America Heavyweight Title (later known as the Central States Title)


Denver, Colorado:
- Maurice "Mad Dog" Vachon defeated The Crusher to win the AWA World Heavyweight Title
- Bob Ellis beat Mitsu Arakawa
- Chris Markoff beat Mighty Igor Vodik by DQ
- Tim Woods beat Ivan Kalmikoff


Omaha, Nebraska:
- Dick The Bruiser defeated Mad Dog Vachon for the AWA World Heavyweight Title in Omaha, Nebraska (title change only recognized in Omaha)
- Verne Gagne beat Mad Russian Stan Pulaski
- Ron Reed drew Mr Wrestling Tim Woods


Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Attendance was 6,112; sellout
- The Crusher beat Nick Bockwinkel
- Larry Hennig & Lars Anderson beat Red Bastien & Dr. X in 2 out of 3 falls
- Billy Robinson beat Big K
- Wilbur Snyder beat Angelo Poffo
- Ivan Koloff beat Bill Howard


Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada: Attendance was 5,000
- Billy Robinson defeated Super Destroyer Mark II (Sgt. Slaughter) to win the AWA British Empire Heavyweight Title 
- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel dcor Andre The Giant
- Mad Dog Vachon beat Lord Alfred Hayes
- Adrian Adonis & Jesse Ventura beat Paul Ellering & Steve Olsonoski
- Greg Gagne beat Buddy Wolff
- Super Destroyer Mark III beat Peter Sandor Szabo
- Ricky Hunter beat Ron Ritchie


Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
- Danny Davis defeated Bruce Hart for the Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight Title 


Las Vegas, Nevada:
- AWA Champion Jerry Lawler beat Wahoo McDaniel by DQ
- AWA Tag Team Champions Badd Company Pat Tanaka & Paul Diamond beat John Paul & Ricky Morton by DQ
- Kerry Von Erich beat Colonel DeBeers
- Madusa Meceli beat Magnificent Mimi
- Jay Strongbow Jr drew Del Wilkes (The Patriot)

Columbus, Ohio:
- Steve Williams pinned Eddie Gilbert
- NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda fought Nikita Koloff to a draw
- NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors defeated the Italian Stallion & Ron Simmons
- Sting defeated NWA US Champion Barry Windham via disqualification
- Lex Luger & Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane
- NWA World Champion Ric Flair pinned Dusty Rhodes


UFC 1: The Beginning: Denver, Colorado:


- Royce Gracie defeated Gerard Gordeau


- Royce Gracie defeated Ken Shamrock

- Gerard Gordeau defeated Kevin Rosier


- Ken Shamrock defeated Patrick Smith

- Royce Gracie defeated Art Jimmerson

- Kevin Rosier defeated Zane Frazier

- Gerard Gordeau defeated Teila Tuli

Alternate bout

Jason DeLucia defeated Trent Jenkins


Barbourville, Kentucky:
- D-Lo Brown pinned The Nightmare
- Tracy Smothers pinned Bryant Anderson in a "no time limit" match
- Chris Candido & Boo Bradley beat Lance Storm & Brian Lee
- SMW Tag Champs The Gangstas NC The Rock-n-Roll Express in a "Texas tornado" match
- Bruiser Bedlam & Jim Cornette beat The Dirty White Boy in a "handicap" match


Boston Massachusetts:
- Matt & Jeff Hardy defeated Booker T & Test for the WWF World Tag Team Title 
- Edge defeated Kurt Angle for the WCW United States Title


Nashville, Tennessee:
- Christopher Daniels defeated Low Ki
- Sting & AJ Styles defeated Lex Luger & Jeff Jarrett 


Nashville, Tennessee: (Attendance was 1,200)
- Jeff Jarrett defeated Samoa Joe
- Motor City Machine Guns (Alex Shelley & Chris Sabin) beat Beer Money (James Storm & Robert Roode) and Ink Inc. (Shannon Moore & Jesse Neal) to retain the TNA Tag Team Titles
- Jeff Hardy beat Pope D’Angelo Dinero to retain the TNA Heavyweight Title