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Daily Pro Wrestling History (08/10): Hollywood Hogan wins WCW World Championship



Kansas City, Kansas:
- World Junior Heavyweight Champion Steve Brody beat Prospector Pete 


St. Paul, Minnesota: 
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Larry Hennig in a fence (cage) match
- The Crusher beat Haystack Calhoun in 2 out of 3 falls
- AWA Tag Team Champions Ivan Kalmikoff & Karol Kalmikoff beat Butch Levy & Don McClarty
- Eddie Sharkey beat Gene Anderson 
- Iron Mike DiBiase beat Stan Kowalski


Chicago, Illinois:
- Dr X beat Wilbur Snyder
- The Crusher beat Mad Dog Vachon
- Bill Watts beat Harley Race 
- Blackjack Lanza beat Dutch Savage


Orlando, Florida:
- in a match for the NWA World Title, Jack Brisco and Dory Funk Jr. wrestled to a time limit draw
- Bob Roop defeated Jesse James 
- Mr. Saito defeated Hiro Matsuda by dq in a match for the Southern title


- Jacksonville, Florida:
- NWA Champion Dory Funk Jr. beat Paul Jones
- Eddie & Mike Graham beat Buddy Colt & Phil Robley
- Ray Stevens beat Louie Tillet 
- Nick Bockwinkel drew Mr Wrestling Tim Woods


Denver, Colorado:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel on a 3rd fall countout
- Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera
- Red Bastien drew Ivan Koloff 
- Greg Gagne beat Ric Flair


Omaha, Nebraska:
- Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell ddq Mad Dog Vachon & Baron Von Raschke 
- Bobby Duncum beat the Crusher
- Peter Maivia beat Blackjack Lanza 
- Billy Red Cloud beat Buck Zumhofe


Tokyo, Japan:
- Big Van Vader defeated Riki Choshu to win the IWGP Heavyweight Championship

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Reno Riggins defeated Brian Christopher for the USWA Southern Heavyweight Title 
- The Moondogs (Spot & Cujo) defeated Jerry Lawler & Jeff Jarrett for the USWA Tag Team Title


WCW Hog Wild: Sturgis, South Dakota:
- Hulk Hogan defeated The Giant to win the WCW World Title 
- WCW World Tag Team Champions Harlem Heat defeated Rick & Scott Steiner
- WCW United States Champion Ric Flair defeated Eddie Guerrero 
- Scott Hall & Kevin Nash defeated Sting & Lex Luger


Nagoya, Japan:
- Shinjiro Otani defeated El Samurai to win the J-Crown


WWF Monday Night Raw:
- Kane & Mankind defeated Steve Austin & Undertaker, Rock & D'Lo Brown, and the New Age Outlaws to win the WWF World Tag Team Titles 

WCW Monday Nitro:
- Lex Luger defeated Bret Hart for the United States Title 
- Chris Jericho defeated Stevie Ray for the WCW Television Title


Des Moines, Iowa:
- Christian defeated Booker T for the WWE Intercontinental Title 


TNA Hard Justice: Orlando, Florida:
- AJ Styles defeated Kurt Angle in a Last Man Standing match 
- Samoa Joe defeated Booker T in a 6 sides of Steel match