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Daily Pro Wrestling History (06/28): 20 years since Undertaker & Foley's Hell in a Cell match



St. Louis, Missouri: 

- Wladek Zbyszko defeated Ivan Orloff in 2 straight falls (Wladek Zbyszko was billed as the World Greco-Roman wrestling champion)

- Jack Kelly defeated Barney Kuczma 


St. Louis, Missouri:

- Warren Bockwinkel beat Swede Swenson

- Joe Stecher defeated Joe Millich 

- Jim Logas beat Mannie Marqulis


St. Joseph, Missouri:

- Mildred Burke beat Juanita Coffman

- Bobby Bruns defeated Ray Villmer

- Bill Lee double countout with Dean Detton 

- Sonny Myers defeated Nate Brown


Minneapolis, Minnesota:

- Butch Levy & Leo Nomellini beat Kinji Shibuya & Ike Eakins

- Ilio DiPaolo beat Shag Thomas (as King Toby)

- Johnny Kostas drew Dick the Bruiser (Bruiser Afflis)

- Red Bastien beat Al Warshawsky


Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada:

- Ilio DiPaolo & Joe Scarpello defeated Mr. M and Bob Geigel to become the first AWA Canadian Open Tag Team Champions in a one night tournament


Lewiston, Minnesota:

- AWA Tag Team Champions Ivan Kalmikoff & Karol Kalmikoff beat Doug Gilbert & Don McClarty in 2 out of 3 falls


Davenport, Iowa:

- AWA Tag Team Champions Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher beat Mad Dog Vachon & the Alaskan

- Billy Red Cloud beat Chris Markoff

- Wilbur Snyder beat Big K by DQ

- Eddie Sharkey drew Doug Gilbert


Bloomington, Minnesota:

- In a Non title match; Bill Watts beat AWA Champion Verne Gagne

- Flying Redheads Red Bastien & Billy Red Lyons beat Mad Dog Vachon & Butcher Vachon

- Wilbur Snyder beat Dr. X by DQ

- Pampero Firpo beat Stan the Moose 

- Bob Geigel beat Rene Goulet


Sheboygan, Wisconsin:

- The Crusher beat Larry Hennig

- Wahoo McDaniel beat Larry Heiniemi (sub Billy Graham) in 2 out of 3 falls

- Greg Gagne beat Buddy Wolff by DQ

- Jim Brunzell pinned Bill Howard


St. Paul, Minnesota:

- AWA Champion Verne Gagne no contest Baron Von Raschke

- Chris Taylor beat Mad Dog Vachon by countout  

- Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Mitsu Arakawa & Kim Duk


Davenport, Iowa:

- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Rufus R Jones 

- Pat Patterson & Ray Stevens beat Jim Brunzell & Steve Olsonoski (sub Greg Gagne)


Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:

- Billy Robinson & Verne Gagne beat Pat Patterson & Ray Stevens

- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Super Destroyer Mark II by DQ

- Billy Robinson beat Lord Alfred Hayes by count out

- Stan Hansen & Bobby Duncum beat Greg Gagne & Wahoo McDaniel

- Jesse Ventura beat Paul Ellering 

- Buddy Wolff beat Ron Ritchie


Milwaukee, Wisconsin:

- In a No DQ Match; AWA Tag Team Champions Verne Gagne & Mad Dog Vachon beat Adrian Adonis & Jesse Ventura

- In an Arm Wrestling (Special Referee: The Crusher) Dino Bravo beat Jerry Blackwell 

- Tito Santana beat Super Destroyer Mark II


St. Paul, Minnesota:

- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Baron Von Raschke

- Jesse Ventura beat The Crusher by DQ

- Tito Santana no contest Sheik Adnan

- AWA Light Heavyweight Champion Mike Graham beat Buck Zumhofe

- In a Handicap Match; Jerry Blackwell beat Ben Deleon & Juan Valez

- Adrian Adonis beat Jim Brunzell 

- Brad Rheingans beat Laurent Soucie


Madison Square Garden:

- Chief Jay & Jules Strongbow defeated Mr. Fuji & Mr. Saito for the WWF Tag Team Titles


AWA Battle by the Bay: Oakland, California:

- Jerry Blackwell beat AWA Champion Stan Hansen by DQ

- Nord The Barbarian beat Nick Bockwinkel

- Curt Hennig & Midnight Rockers beat Buddy Rose & Doug Somers & Alexis Smirnoff

- Scott LeDoux no contest Larry Zbyszko

- Colonel DeBeers beat Brad Rheingans (sub Scott Hall)

- Jimmy Snuka beat Jay York

- Sherri Martel beat Candi Devine to win AWA ladies title 

- Earthquake Ferris beat Ali Kahn


Chicago, Illinois:

- Greg Valentine defeated Brian Pillman

- Tom Zenk defeated the Super Invader via disqualification

- Larry Zbyzsko pinned Bobby Eaton 

- Steve Williams & Terry Gordy defeated Barry Windham & Dustin Rhodes 

- Barry Windham fought WCW TV Champion Steve Austin to a time-limit draw

- WCW World Champion Sting & Ricky Steamboat defeated WCW US Champion Rick Rude & Cactus Jack via count-out


Council, Virginia:

- The Bruise Brothers defeated the Rock n' Roll Express for the Smoky Mountain Wrestling Tag Team Titles

Memphis, Tennessee:

- Jeff Jarrett defeated Brian Christopher for the USWA Southern Heavyweight Title 


Inglewood, California:

- Chris Jericho defeated Syxx for the WCW Cruiserweight Title 


WWF King of the Ring: Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania:

- The Headbangers (Mosh and Thrasher) and Taka Michinoku defeated Kaientai (Funaki, Men's Teioh, and Dick Togo)

- Ken Shamrock defeated Jeff Jarrett (with Tennessee Lee) 

- The Rock defeated Dan Severn

- Too Much (Brian Christopher and Scott Taylor) defeated Al Snow and Head

- X-Pac (with Chyna) defeated Owen Hart

- The New Age Outlaws (Billy Gunn and Road Dogg) (with Chyna) defeated The New Midnight Express (Bodacious Bart and Bombastic Bob) 

  (with Jim Cornette) to retain the WWF World Tag Team Titles

- Ken Shamrock defeated Rocky Maivia to win the King Of The Ring tournament

- The Undertaker defeated Mankind in a Hell In A Cell match 

- Kane defeated Steve Austin in a First Blood match to win the WWF World Heavyweight Title


Sacramento, California: WWE Great American Bash

- Rey Mysterio defeated Chris Jericho in a title vs. mask match to win the WWE Intercontinental Title

- Edge and Chris Jericho defeated Carlito & Primo and Ted DiBiase & Cody Rhodes to win the WWE Tag Team Championship 

- Michelle McCool defeated Melina to win the Diva's Title


Orlando, Florida:

- Badd Influence, (Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian) defeated Kurt Angle & AJ Styles to win the TNA World Tag Team Titles