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Daily Pro Wrestling History (06/12): Bockwinkel and Stevens win AWA Tag TeamTitles in a steel cage

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St. Paul, Minnesota:
- World Heavyweight Champion Jim Londos defeated Ray Richards


Waterloo, Iowa:
- Al Bisignano went to a 60 minute draw with Earl Wampler
- Otto Kuss beat Alford Johnson


Des Moines, Iowa:
- Earl Wampler beat Tom Zaharias in 2 out of 3 falls


Kansas City, Kansas:
- MWA Champion Orville Brown beat Lee Wykoff 2 falls to 1
- Sailor Fred Blassie beat Jack McDonald on a third fall DQ


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Heart of America Champion Sonny Myers beat Roy Graham 2 out of 3 falls
- Ronnie Etchison and Bob Orton Sr. wrestled to a draw
- Doug Henson defeated Bob Clay 
- Larry Hamilton beat Jack Hader via DQ


Orange City, Iowa:
- United States Heavyweight Champion Verne Gagne defeated Ernie Dusek in 2 out of 3 falls
- Emil Dusek defeated Jack Pesek in 2 out of 3 falls


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Champion Mr. M beat Larry Hennig 
- Pat O'Connor & Doug Gilbert beat Bob Geigel & Stan Kowalski


Denver, Colorado:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Fritz von Erich dq
- Wilbur Snyder beat Mitsu Arakawa dq 
- The Crusher beat Doug Gilbert


Omaha, Nebraska:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Red Bastien & Hercules Cortez beat Mad Dog Vachon & Butcher Vachon
- Midwest Champion The Claw (Tom Andrews) beat Dr. Big Bill Miller 
- Midwest Tag Team Champions Bob Ellis & Alberto Torres beat Ox Baker & Ali Ben Kahn


Denver, Colorado:
- Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel to regain the AWA Tag Team Title in a Steel Cage Match 
- Ivan Putski beat Superstar Billy Graham via dq
- Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff in 2 out of 3 falls
- Baron Von Raschke beat Geoff Portz
- Kay Noble (sub Cora Combs) beat Vivian Vachon 
- Larry Hennig beat Paul Perschmann (Playboy Buddy Rose)


Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Billy Robinson by countout
- Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Bobby Heenan & Ray Stevens
- Dusty Rhodes beat Siegfried Steinke
- Ivan Putski beat Buddy Wolff by dq 
- Roddy Piper beat Scotty Campbell


Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- In a No DQ Match; Mad Dog Vachon & Baron Von Raschke beat Larry Hennig & Jos LeDuc
- Verne Gagne & Greg Gagne beat Bobby Heenan & Ray Stevens

Chicago, Illinois:
- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Chris Taylor
- The Crusher beat Bobby Duncum by dq
- Blackjack Lanza beat Red Bastien 
- Wilbur Snyder beat Billy Red Cloud


Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Verne Gagne & Mad Dog Vachon beat Adrian Adonis & Jesse Ventura
- In a Ladder Match; Dino Bravo beat Jerry Blackwell
- The Crusher & Greg Gagne beat Nick Bockwinkel & Bobby Heenan 
- Steve Olsonoski beat Super Destroyer Mark II


Las Vegas, Nevada:
- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Wahoo McDaniel
- Ken Patera & Jerry Blackwell beat Mad Dog Vachon & Baron Von Raschke 
- AWA Light Heavyweight Champion Mike Graham beat Buck Zumhofe


WCW Clash of Champions: Knoxville, Tennessee:
- IWGP Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Masahiro Chono & Hiroshi Hase
- WCW U.S. Champion Lex Luger defeated The Great Muta 
- WCW World Heavyweight Champion Ric Flair defeated Bobby Eaton in a two out of three falls match


Tokyo, Japan:
- Kenta Kobashi defeated Toshiaki Kawada for the All-Japan Triple Crown 


Baltimore, Maryland:
- Test defeated Rhyno for the WWF Hardcore Title 


TNA Slammiversary:
- Mr. Anderson defeated Sting for the TNA Heavyweight Title