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Daily Pro Wrestling History (01/31): Edge wins 2010 Royal Rumble



St. Louis, Missouri:
- Jim Londos beat Ed "Strangler" Lewis 
- Ray Steele and Mehmet Yousoff wrestled to a draw
- Bronko Nagurski defeated Sol Slagel 
- Orville Brown beat George Tragos 


Des Moines, Iowa:
- World Heavyweight Champion Orville Brown beat Lord Albert Mills in 2 out of 3 falls


Abilene, Texas:
- Bob Geigel and Boris Kalmikoff defeated Jesse and Johnny James in a tournament final for the vacant NWA Southwest Tag Team Titles 


Amarillo, Texas:
- Dory Funk, Sr. defeated Dizzy Davis to win the Amarillo NWA North American Heavyweight Title


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne drew Gene Kiniski (60 minute time limit)
- Wilbur Snyder beat Len Montana 
- Hard Boiled Haggerty beat Joe Scarpello
- Jim Hady beat George Drake 


St. Joseph, Missouri:
- Rocky (Larry) Hamilton defeated The Stomper to win the Central States NWA United States Heavyweight Title 

Omaha, Nebraska:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Mitsu Arakawa
- Pat O'Connor (sub Reggie Parks) beat Larry Hennig
- Mad Dog Vachon beat Doug Gilbert
- Jack Pesek beat Jim Grabmire


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Dick the Bruiser & The Crusher in 2 out of 3 falls to win the AWA tag team titles
- Wilbur Snyder beat Iron Mike DiBiase
- Bob Boyer beat Eddie Sharkey
- Billy Red Cloud beat Black Bart


Vancouver, British Columbia:
- Black Terror (Bobby Graham) and John Tolos defeated Paddy Barrett and Tom Geohagen for the Vancouver NWA Canadian Tag Team Titles 

Tampa, Florida:
- NWA World Title: Gene Kiniski defeated Eddie Graham in 2 out of 3 falls
- Missouri Mauler defeated Danny Miller
- Sputnik Monroe defeated Tony Martin 
- Jose Lothario & Tito Carreon defeated Tom Bradley & George “Two Ton” Harris
- Buddy Fuller defeated Roger Kirby

Portland, Oregon:
- Tony Borne and Jay York defeated Shag Thomas and Bearcat Wright to win the NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Titles


Sarasota, Florida:
- Texas Bullrope Match: Dusty Rhodes defeated King Curtis
- Thunderbolt Patterson defeated Missouri Mauler by DQ
- Southern Title: Billy Robinson defeated Frank Goodish
- Florida Tag Titles: Eddie Graham & Jerry Brisco defeated Bob Roop & Bob Orton, Jr. by DQ


Memphis, Tennessee:
- Robert Gibson beat Buddy Diamond
- Dr. Frank beat Jerry Bryant
- Porkchop Cash beat The Avenger
- Gorgeous George, Jr. drew Tommy Gilbert
- Southern Tag Champs Bill Dundee & Ricky Gibson beat David Schultz & Dutch Mantel
- Southern Champ Rocky Johnson beat Ernie Ladd via DQ


Tampa, Florida:
- NWA World Title: Harley Race defeated Steve Keirn
- Ivan Putski defeated Ivan Koloff
- Killer Karl Kox & Bobby Duncum defeated Rocky Johnson & Pedro Morales
- Mike Graham defeated Mr. Saito
- Jack & Jerry Brisco defeated Tank Patton & Randy Brewer


Atlanta, Georgia:
- The Fabulous Freebirds (Terry Gordy and Michael Hayes) defeated Ted DiBiase and Stan Frazier to win the NWA National Tag Team Titles

Dothan, Alabama:
- Les Thornton won the NWA World Junior Heavyweight Title from Jerry Stubbs

Greenwood, Mississippi:
- The Grappler defeated Killer Karl Kox for the Mid-South Mississippi Heavyweight Title


Memphis, Tennessee:
- Terry Gibbs & Rick Rude beat The Fabulous Ones via DQ
- Stagger Lee & Norvell Austin beat Porkchop Cash & Dream Machine
- The A-Team beat Karl Krupp & Sabu
- Randy Savage & Angelo Poffo beat Art Crews & Dutch Mantel via DQ
- The Rock-n-Roll Express beat King Konga & Jos LeDuc via DQ
- Jerry Lawler & Austin Idol DDQ The Road Warriors
- Stagger Lee & Norvell Austin beat The A-Team
- The Rock-n-Roll Express beat Randy Savage & Angelo Poffo
- Stagger Lee & Norvell Austin beat Rick Rude & Terry Gibbs
- The Zambuie Express beat The Rock-n-Roll Express
- Princess Victoria beat Wendi Richter
- The Zambuie Express (Elijah Akeem and Kareem Muhammad) defeated Norvell Austin and Sweet Brown Sugar for the vacant AWA Southern Tag Team Titles 


Rockford, Illinois:
- AWA Champion Stan Hansen beat Leon White (Vader)
- No DQ match: Nick Bockwinkel beat Larry Zbyszko
- Non Title: Nord The Barbarian & Mongolian Stomper beat AWA Tag Team Champions Curt Hennig & Scott Hall
- Jerry Blackwell beat Boris Zhukov
- Buck Zumhofe beat Earthquake Ferris
- Marty Jannetty beat Doug Somers


Fort Lauderdale, Florida:
- Bad News Allen defeated Kevin Sullivan for the Florida NWA Southern Heavyweight Title 


Osaka, Japan:
- Jushin Liger defeated Naoki Sano to win the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Title


Norfolk, Virginia:
- Tim Horner defeated Bill Irwin
- Brad Armstrong defeated Moondog Rex
- Tom Zenk defeated Bobby Eaton
- WCW US Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin
- WCW US Champion Lex Luger defeated Sid Vicious
- WCW Tag Team Champions Doom defeated WCW TV Champion Arn Anderson & Barry Windham


Washington, DC:
- Joey Maggs defeated Sgt. Buddy Lee Parker
- Big Josh defeated Tracy Smothers
- Johnny B. Badd defeated Richard Morton
- Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Cactus Jack & Diamond Dallas Page
- El Gigante fought Big Van Vader to a double count-out
- Dustin Rhodes & Ricky Steamboat defeated Larry Zbyzsko & WCW Tag Team Champion Arn Anderson
- WCW US Champion Rick Rude defeated Sting via disqualification

Dallas, Texas:
- The Dark Patriot (Doug Gilbert) defeated The Patriot to win the Global Wrestling Federation North American Heavyweight Title 


Memphis, Tennessee:
- The Moondogs (Rex and Spot) defeated The Rock 'n' Roll Express (Robert Gibson and Ricky Morton) to win the USWA Tag Team Titles
- Eddie Gilbert defeated Jerry Lawler to win the USWA Unified World Heavyweight Title


WCW Boston Brawl: Boston, Massachusetts:
- Chris Benoit defeated Eddie Guerrero 
- WCW World Television Champion Booker T pinned V.K. Wallstreet to retain the title
- WCW Cruiserweight Champion Chris Jericho defeated Dean Malenko to retain the title
- Bret Hart defeated Ric Flair 
- Lex Luger, WCW United States Heavyweight Champion Diamond Dallas Page, and Larry Zbyszko defeated Randy Savage and WCW World Tag Team 
  Champions The Outsiders (Scott Hall and Kevin Nash)
- Sting pinned Hulk Hogan in a steel cage match

ECW Hostile City Showdown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- The Triple Threat (ECW World Heavyweight Champion Shane Douglas and ECW World Tag Team Champions Chris Candido and Lance Storm) 
  fought Bam Bam Bigelow and ECW World Television Champion Taz to a no contest
- Al Snow pinned Doug Furnas
- In a four-way dance, Rob Van Dam & Sabu defeated The Dudley Boyz (Buh Buh Ray & D-Von), The Gangstanators (Kronus & New Jack) and 
  Tommy Dreamer & The Sandman


OVW Christmas Chaos: Louisville, Kentucky:
- The Minnesota Stretching Crew (Shelton Benjamin and Brock Lesnar) defeated Sly Skraper and Johnny Spade
- Team Xtreme (Jeff Hardy, Matt Hardy and Lita) defeated The Disciples of Synn (Synn and OVW Southern Tag Team Champions Damian and Payne)
- OVW Heavyweight Champion Nick Dinsmore defeated Chris Benoit by disqualification to retain the title
- Kane pinned Leviathan (Batista) 


WWE Royal Rumble: Atlanta, Georgia:
- Edge won the Royal Rumble
- Undertaker defeated Rey Mysterio to retain the World Title
- Mickie James defeated Michelle McCool to win the Divas Title
- Christian defeated Ezekial Jackson to retain the ECW Title


Birmingham, United Kingdom:
- Beer Money (James Storm & Bobby Roode) defeated the American Wolves (Davey Richards & Eddie Edwards) to win the TNA World Tag Team Titles