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Daily Pro Wrestling History (05/20): NXT TakeOver Unstoppable



St. Louis, Missouri:
- Ed "Strangler" Lewis beat Paul Jones 
- Dorv Roche beat Gus Sonnenberg 
- Frank Brown beat Mike Anton 
- Stan Sitkowski beat Pat Fraley 
- Warren Bockwinkel defeated Ray Villmer 


St. Joseph, Missouri:
- NWA World Heavyweight Champion Pat O’Connor and Bob Ellis drew 1 fall a piece
- World Tag Team Champions George and Sandy Scott beat Bob Geigel and Lee Henning 
- Thor Hagen beat Taro Myaki 
- Gory Guerrero beat Bill Cole 


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Wilbur Snyder


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Danny Little Bear & The Viking defeated Buddy Austin & Bob Orton 
- Harley Race defeated The Stomper in three falls
- Ronnie Etchison defeated Benny Ramirez
- Steve Bolus defeated Tony Russo
- Rufus R. Jones defeated The Great Sakaguchi via DQ


Madison Square Garden:
- Bruno Sammartino defeated Killer Kowalski in the main event of a Texas Death Match to retain the WWWF title


Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- Larry Hennig & Jos Leduc went to a no contest with Baron Von Raschke & Mad Dog Vachon  
- Nick Bockwinkel & Blackjack Lanza & Bobby Duncum beat Russ Francis & Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell in 2 out of 3 falls


Bloomington, Minnesota:
- Verne Gagne & Billy Robinson & Ray Stevens beat Nick Bockwinkel & Blackjack Lanza & Bobby Duncum
- Peter Maivia beat Angelo Mosca
- Pedro Morales beat Roger Kirby
- Jim Brunzell drew Billy Francis
- Larry Hennig beat Moose Morowski


St. Joseph, Missouri:
- NWA World champion Ric Flair defeated Dewey Robertson 

Houston, Texas:
- WWF Champion Bob Backlund beat Afa the Samoan
- Junk Yard Dog & Mr Wrestling II beat King Kong Bundy & Mr Olympia
- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Dusty Rhodes
- Masked Superstar & Super Destroyer beat Tito Santana & Mil Mascaras
- Hacksaw Duggan beat Kendo Nagasaki
- Butch Reed beat Rip Rogers
- Gran Marcus beat Johnny Rich


Rock Hill, South Carolina:
- Wahoo McDaniel defeated NWA National Heavyweight Champion Tully Blanchard via disqualification 
- Dusty Rhodes & NWA U.S. Champion Magnum TA defeated NWA Tag Team Champions The Midnight Express in a Best 2 out of 3 falls match via disqualification


Portland Oregon:
- Randy Savage pinned Tito Santana 
- WWF Tag Team Champions Hart Foundation defeated British Bulldogs in a steel cage match


Norfolk, Virginia:
- NWA TV Champion Mike Rotundo pinned Jimmy Garvin 
- Dusty Rhodes, Lex Luger, Sting, & Nikita Koloff defeated NWA World Champion Ric Flair, NWA US Champion Barry Windham, NWA Tag Team Champions Arn Anderson & Tully Blanchard via disqualification


Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- Rick Martel pinned Tito Santana
- WWF Tag Team Champions Demolition defeated the Big Bossman & Akeem via disqualification 
- WWF champion Hulk Hogan pinned Randy Savage


Greensburg, Pennsylvania:
- AWA Champion Larry Zbyszko beat Wahoo McDaniel 
- Tommy Jammer & Ken Patera beat Badd Company Pat Tanaka & Paul Diamond


Ft. Irwin, California:
- Tom Zenk pinned Greg Valentine
- Mike Graham pinned JT Southern
- Ron Simmons pinned Cactus Jack
- Dustin Rhodes pinned Mr. Hughes
- WCW Light Heavyweight Champion Brian Pillman pinned Scotty Flamingo
- WCW Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Arn Anderson & Larry Zbyszko (sub. for Bobby Eaton)
- Nikita Koloff pinned Terry Taylor
- WCW US Champion Rick Rude defeated Ricky Steamboat via disqualification 
- WCW World Champion Sting pinned Steve Austin


Baltimore, Maryland:
- Keith & Kent Cole defeated the Wrecking Crew
- Maxx Payne defeated Joey Maggs
- Arn Anderson defeated Erik Watts
- Rick Rude defeated Kensuke Sasaki
- Dustin Rhodes defeated Rick Rude via disqualification; the vacant US title was at stake in the bout
- Davey Boy Smith defeated WCW World Champion Big Van Vader via disqualification in a non-title match
- NWA World Champion Barry Windham defeated Ricky Steamboat

Sapporo, Japan:
- Toshiaki Kawada & Akira Taue defeated Terry Gordy & Steve Williams for the All Japan World Tag Team Titles


SMW Volunteer Slam: Knoxville, Tennessee:
- Tracy Smothers defeated Kendo The Samurai
- The Thrillseekers, Chris Jericho & Lance Storm defeated Well Dunn
- SMW Tag Team Champions Brian Lee & Chris Candido (with Tammy Fytch) defeated The Rock N' Roll Express, Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson in a No DQ, no time limit match 
- Bruiser Bedlam (with Jim Cornette) pinned Randy Savage (with Bob Armstrong)
- Jake Roberts vs. Dirty White Boy ended in a Double Count Out in a SMW Heavyweight Championship Match


SMW Charlotte Memories: Charlotte, North Carolina:
- Swede Hanson, Abe Jacobs, Magnum TA, Nelson Royal, Johnny Weaver, and Tim Woods were on hand
- Boo Bradley defeated Killer Kyle in a falls count anywhere match
- Steve Armstrong defeated Buddy Landel via disqualification
- NWA World Champion Dan Severn defeated Bobby Blaze
- Tracy Smothers & the Dirty White Boy defeated New Jack & Mustafa in a streetfight
- SMW Tag Team Champions Al Snow & Unabom defeated Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson in a steel cage match


WWF Judgment Day: Sacramento, California:
- Raven defeated Val Venis
- The Holly Cousins (Hardcore Holly and Crash Holly) defeated Kaientai (Taka Michinoku and Funaki)
- William Regal defeated Rikishi
- Kurt Angle defeated Chris Benoit 2-1 in a Three stages of hell match for Angle's Olympic Gold Medal
- Rhyno defeated Test and Big Show in a Triple threat hardcore match to retain the WWF Hardcore Championship
- Chyna defeated Lita to retain the WWF Women's Championship
- Kane defeated Hunter Hearst Helmsley in a chain match to win the IC Title
- Chris Jericho and Chris Benoit won by last eliminating Edge and Christian in a tag team turmoil match
- Steve Austin defeated The Undertaker in a No Holds Barred match for the WWF Championship


WWE Judgment Day: St. Louis, Missouri:
- Kane defeated William Regal (with Dave Taylor)
- Ric Flair defeated Carlito by submission
- Bobby Lashley defeated Team McMahon in a Handicap match for the ECW World Championship, however Mr. McMahon wasn't pinned and Lashley did not win the title
- CM Punk defeated Elijah Burke
- Randy Orton defeated Shawn Michaels
- The Hardy Boyz (Matt Hardy and Jeff Hardy) defeated Lance Cade and Trevor Murdoch to retain the World Tag Team Championship
- Edge defeated Batista to retain the World Heavyweight Championship
- MVP defeated Chris Benoit in 2 straight falls to capture the United States Championship
- John Cena defeated The Great Khali to retain the WWE Championship


WWE Over the Limit: Raleigh, North Carolina:
- Kane defeated Zack Ryder
- Christian won a 20-man Battle Royal
- Kofi Kingston and R-Truth defeated Dolph Ziggler and Jack Swagger (with Vickie Guerrero) to retain the WWE Tag Team Championship
- Layla defeated Beth Phoenix to retain the WWE Divas Championship
- Sheamus defeated Randy Orton, Chris Jericho and Alberto Del Rio (with Ricardo Rodriguez) in a Fatal four-way match to retain the World Heavyweight Championship
- Brodus Clay (with Naomi and Cameron) defeated The Miz
- Christian defeated Cody Rhodes to win the WWE Intercontinental Championship
- CM Punk defeated Daniel Bryan to retain the WWE Championship
- Ryback defeated Camacho (with Hunico)
- John Laurinaitis defeated John Cena in a No Disqualification match


NXT TakeOver: Unstoppable: Winter Park, Florida:
- Finn Balor defeated Tyler Breeze
- Charlotte & Bayley defeated Emma & Dana Brooke
- Baron Corbin defeated Rhyno
- Blake & Murphy defeated Enzo Amore & Big Cass to retain the NXT tag titles
- Sasha Banks defeated Becky Lynch to retain the NXT Women's Championship
- Kevin Owens vs. Sami Zayn for the NXT Championship ended in a no contest (Samoa Joe made his NXT debut following the match)