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Daily Pro Wrestling History (08/19): The Rock captures WCW gold at SummerSlam



Des Moines, Iowa: 
- Iowa State Heavyweight Champion Gene Bowman beat Ken Fenelon 2 out of 3 falls
- Emil Dusek beat Hans Schultz 
- Joe Dusek defeated Bad Boy Brown


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Bob Geigel and Bob Brown beat Sonny Myers and Mongolian Stomper 2 falls to 1
- Dick the Bruiser beat Jerry Miller
- The Ox beat Jim Grabmire 
- Ronnie Etchison drew Bulldog Plechas


Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- in a No DQ, non-title match; Crusher beat AWA Champion Mad Dog Vachon
- Verne Gagne beat The Alaskan
- Wilbur Snyder beat Stan Kowalski
- Billy Red Cloud drew Chris Markoff 
- Killer Kowalski beat Eddie Sharkey


Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens in 2 out of 3 falls (No title change because the wrong man was pinned in the 3rd fall)
- Dusty Rhodes beat Wahoo McDaniel by DQ
- Ivan Koloff beat Wilbur Snyder
- Billy Robinson beat Hans Hermann
- Rene Goulet beat Ramon Torres 
- Don Muraco beat Big K


Green Bay, Wisconsin:
- in a Saloon Match; The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham
- Wahoo McDaniel beat Ivan Koloff
- Red Bastien & Ken Patera beat Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff on a 3rd fall DQ 
- Greg Gagne beat Vic Rositanni


Kansas City, Kansas:
- John Foley defeated Hubert Gallant by DQ
- Akio Sato defeated Wayne Hammer
- The Super Intern defeated Joe Palardy
- Chief Thundercloud defeated Bob Brown
- World Tag Team Champions Black Gordman & Great Goliath fought Rick Gibson & Skip Young to a 30 minute draw 
- Harley Race defeated Dory Funk Jr. by DQ


Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
- WWWF Championship, Bob Backlund defeated Ken Patera by disqualification
- Ricky Steamboat pinned Paul Jones to retain the NWA TV crown
- Andre the Giant defeated Big John Studd 
- Jay Youngblood beat Joe Marcus
- Tiger Jeet Singh and Pedro Morales defeated British Bernard and Sgt Jacques Goulet
- Billy Red Lyons wrestled to a draw with Bob Marcus


Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- Dick The Bruiser & The Crusher no contest Road Warriors
- Nick Bockwinkel beat Tony Atlas
- Jim Brunzell beat Sheik Adnan
- Bobby Heenan beat Stan Lane
- Billy Robinson beat Steve Regal 
- Curt Hennig beat Larry Zbyszko


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


Lubbock, Texas:
- Lenny Lane defeated Rey Mysterio Jr. to win the WCW Cruiserweight Title 


WWF Summerslam: San Jose, California:
- Edge defeated Lance Storm to win the Intercontinental Title 
- The Rock defeated Booker T to win the WCW World Title 
- The Undertaker and Kane defeated Kanyon and Dallas Page to win the WWF Tag Team Titles in a steel cage


WWE SummerSlam: Los Angeles, California:
- Antonio Cesaro defeated Santino Marella to win the United States Title
- Brock Lesnar defeated Triple H 
- WWE Champion CM Punk retained the title over The Big Show and John Cena