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Daily Pro Wrestling History (08/20): Crusher & Bruiser win AWA World Tag Team Titles

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Honolulu, Hawaii:
- Terry McGinnis defeated Ted Travis to win the Hawaii Heavyweight Title 


Atlanta, Georgia:
- June Byers defeated Mildred Burke for the NWA World Women's Title


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Crusher & Dick the Bruiser defeated Ivan & Karol Kalmikoff to win the AWA World Tag Team Titles
- Haystack Calhoun beat Mike DiBiase
- Don McClarty beat Tiny Mills
- Larry Hennig beat Jack Allen
- Paul Christy beat Bill Wright


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Joe Scarpello fought Bulldog Plechas to a draw
- Rocky Hamilton defeated The Krusher
- Pat O’Connor defeated Harley Race
- Mike DiBiase & Bob Geigel defeated Sailor Art Thomas & Moose Evans in three falls


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Steve Bolus defeated Dale Mann
- Joe Scarpello fought Tarzan Tyler to a 15 minute draw
- Harley Race defeated Oki Shikina
- Rufus R. Jones defeated Baron Von Raschke via DQ 
- Danny Little Bear defeated Roger Kirby


Chicago, Illinois:
- Super Destroyer beat Dick the Bruiser
- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Ray Stevens dq
- AWA Tag Team Champions Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell no contest Jimmy Valiant & Johnny Valiant
- Billy Robinson beat Ivan Koloff dq
- Angelo Mosca beat Pedro Morales
- Chris Markoff beat Spike Huber 
- Bob Backlund drew Jan Nelson


Acapulco, Mexico
- Alfonso Dantes defeated Cien Caras for the Mexican Heavyweight Title


Tokyo, Japan:
- Kuniaki Kobayashi defeated Nobuhiko Takada in the finals of the IWGP World Junior Heavyweight Title tournament 


Guaynabo, Puerto Rico:
- Carlos Colon defeated Ron Starr to win the WWC Television Title


Dalton, Georgia:
- Lord Steven (William) Regal defeated Lex Luger for the WCW Television Title


Nashville, Tennessee:
- Michael Shane defeated Chris Sabin and Frankie Kazarian in the "Ultimate X" match to win the TNA X Division Title