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Daily Pro Wrestling History (03/20): WrestleMania X



St. Paul, Minnesota:
- The Crusher beat Larry Hennig COR
- Mighty Igor Vodik & Ivan Kalmikoff beat Bob Boyer & Tiny Mills
- Billy Red Cloud beat Great Dane
- Harley Race beat Paul Caruso


- Danny Hodge defeated Dr X to win the NWA Junior Heavyweight Title


San Antonio, Texas:
- Non Title Match: Jose Lothario & Bob Orton Jr beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens
- Blackjack Lanza beat Ivan Putski
- Bob Roop beat Great Mephisto
- The Texan beat Jerry Oates
- Black Angus beat Roger Kirby
- Bull Ramos beat Doug Somers


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Omar Atlas & Mike George defeated Tommy Martin & Terry Martin
- Chuck O’Connor defeated Abdul Zaatar
- Lord Alfred Hayes defeated Akio Sato
- Ed Wiskowski fought Pat O’Connor to a draw
- Jerry Oates & Ted Oates defeated Oki Shikina & Yasu Fuji
- Andre the Giant defeated Bob Brown


Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
- Crazy Luke Graham and The Sheik beat Tony (Cannonball) Parisi and Bobo Brazil 
- Chief Jay Strongbow and Stan Stasiak defeated Ivan Koloff and Reginald Love
- The Crusaders, Billy Red Lyons and Dewey Robertson retained the international tag team title going to a 30 minute draw against The 
  Wildman and Geeto Mongol
- Ken Patera defeated The Beast 
- Michel Barone and Steve Bolus beat Chris Tolos and Lou Klein 

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Non Title Match: Ray Stevens beat AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel
- Angelo Mosca beat Peter Maivia
- Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell drew Lord Alfred Hayes & Roger Kirby
- Pedro Morales beat Super Destroyer by DQ
- Billy Robinson beat Bill Francis
- Larry Hennig beat Moose Morowski


Madison Square Garden:
- Superstar Billy Graham defeated WWWF World Champion Bob Backlund when match was stopped due to blood stoppage
- Andre The Giant, Mil Mascaras & Dusty Rhodes defeated Mr. Fuji, Toru Tanaka & Ken Patera

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Terry Sawyer beat Al Costello
- Mr. Seki beat Bearcat Brown
- Steve Kyle & Kojak beat Jim Starr & Norvell Austin via DQ
- Ron Slinker beat Roger Howell
- Bill Dundee beat Jimmy Valiant via DQ
- Jerry Lawler beat Jos LeDuc via DQ


Madison Square Garden:
- WWF World Champion Bob Backlund defeated Intercontinental Champion Don Muraco in a Texas Death match 
- Andre The Giant, Jimmy Snuka & Rocky Johnson defeated Big John Studd, Afa & Capt. Lou Albano in a three out of five falls match
- Superstar Billy Graham defeated Jules Strongbow

Denver, Colorado:
- AWA World Champion Nick Bockwinkel defeated Rick Martel 
- AWA World Tag Team Champions Greg Gagne and Jim Brunzell defeated Jerry Blackwell and Sheik Adnan El Kassey
- Hulk Hogan no contest Jesse Ventura
- Jerry Lawler beat Ken Patera
- Brad Rheingans beat John Tolos


Memphis, Tennessee:
- Brian Lee beat Jim McPherson
- The Shogun & The Samurai beat The Wrestling Machines
- Jed Grundy beat The Shadow
- Frankie Lancaster beat PY Chu-Hi
- CWA Tag Champs Tracy Smothers & John Paul beat Robert Fuller & Action Jackson
- Jeff Jarrett beat Dutch Mantel in three falls
- Jerry Lawler beat Master of Pain
- Unified World Champ Jerry Lawler beat Tommy Rich via DQ


Johnson City, Tennessee:
- Jimmy Golden defeated the Avenger (Chris Candido) 
- Tim Horner defeated Nightstalker via disqualification 
- Brian Lee defeated Kevin Sullivan in a first blood match 
- SMW Heavyweight Champion the Dirty White Boy pinned Tracy Smothers 
- Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson & Arn Anderson defeated The Heavenly Bodies (Stan Lane, Tom Prichard, & Bobby Eaton) 

Jacksonville, Florida:
- Brad Armstrong defeated Sgt. Buddy Lee Parker
- Erik Watts & Marcus Alexander Bagwell defeated Tex Slazenger & Shanghai Pierce
- Vinnie Vegas fought Van Hammer to a double count-out
- Rick Rude & WCW TV Champion Paul Orndorff defeated Davey Boy Smith & Steve Regal
- Cactus Jack, Ricky Steamboat & Shane Douglas defeated WCW TV Champion Paul Orndorff, WCW/NWA Tag Team Champions Steve Austin & Brian 
  Pillman in an elimination match
- Sting defeated WCW World Champion Big Van Vader via disqualification


WWF Wrestlemania X: Madison Square Garden:
- Razor Ramon defeated Shawn Michaels in a ladder match to win the undisputed Intercontinental Title 
- Bret Hart pinned Yokozuna to win the WWF World Title
- Owen Hart pinned Bret Hart
- Randy Savage defeated Crush in a Falls Count Anywhere 
- WWF champion Yokozuna defeated Lex Luger by disqualification

Hamburg, Germany:
- 2 Cold Scorpio & Marcus Alexander Bagwell defeated Paul Orndorff & Paul Roma 
- Ricky Steamboat pinned WCW TV Champion Lord Steven Regal in a non-title match 
- Johnny B. Badd & Maxx Payne defeated Harlem Heat 
- WCW World Champion Ric Flair pinned WCW US Champion Steve Austin 
- European Cup Tournament Finals: Sting pinned Vader 


ROH 7th Anniversary Show: New York City:
- Roderick Strong and Erick Stevens defeated Rhett Titus and Kenny King
- Jerry Lynn defeated Mike Quackenbush
- Tyler Black, Necro Butcher, and Delirious defeated Jimmy Jacobs, Brodie Lee, and Austin Aries
- Bryan Danielson and Colt Cabana defeated Bison Smith and Jimmy Rave
- Kevin Steen and El Generico defeated the American Wolves to retain the ROH World Tag Team Title
- ROH Champion Nigel McGuiness defeated KENTA to retain the title