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Daily Pro Wrestling History (09/05): First WCCW Labor Day Star Wars

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Atlanta, Georgia:
- Tarzan White defeated Art Nelson to win the Southern Title 


Atlanta, Georgia:
- Freddie Blassie defeated Ray Gunkel to win the Southern Title


Macon, Georgia:
- Enrique Torres & Alberto Torres defeated Stan Vachon & Butcher Vachon to win the Southern Tag Team titles


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Dick the Bruiser drew Bob Geigel 
- Mongolian Stomper beat Jose Azteca and Harvey Race (as Danny Race) 
- Rock Hunter beat Joe Millich (sub for Les Thatcher) 
- Enrique Torres beat Larry Williams 


St. Paul, Minnesota:
- Loser Leaves Town match; AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat The Crusher
- Mad Dog Vachon beat Pat Barrett
- Jack Lanza & Dale Lewis & Billy Red Cloud beat Mitsu Arakawa & Stan Kowalski & Moose Cholak in 2 of 3 falls
- Reggie Parks beat Guy Mitchell


Davenport, Iowa:
- Non Title Death Match; Mad Dog Vachon beat AWA Champion The Crusher
- AWA Tag Team Champions Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Danny Hodge & Reggie Parks
- Chris Markoff beat Eddie Sharkey
- Billy Red Cloud beat Gene Anderson


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Bob Geigel & Bob Brown defeated Ron Etchison & Sonny Myers to win the NWA North American Tag Team Titles


Macon, Georgia:
- Rocket Monroe and Skandor Akbar defeated Bob ARmstrong and Argentina Apollo to win the Macon Tag Team Titles


Nashville, Tennessee:
- Terry & Ron Garvin defeated Tojo Yamamoto & Johnny Marlin to win the NWA Mid-America Tag Team Titles


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Lord Alfred Hayes & Bob Orton defeated Bobby Whitlock & Bad News Beach
- The Viking fought Ronnie Etchison to a draw
- Killer Karl Krupp defeated Bob Geigel
- Bob Brown defeated Bob Ellis via DQ
- The Interns defeated Pat O’Connor & Mike George in three falls


Shreveport, Louisiana:
- Mike George defeated Mr. Wrestling II to win the Mid-South Wrestling Association North American Heavyweight Title


Dallas, Texas:
- Kevin Von Erich defeated King Kong Bundy to win the World Class Championship Wrestlng America's Heavyweight Title


WCCW Labor Day Weekend Star Wars: Ft. Worth, Texas:
- Iceman Parsons defeated Buddy Roberts
- Bruiser Brody defeated Kamala via disqualification in a Lumberjack match
- Kerry Von Erich defeated Michael Hayes in a Country Whipping match
- Kevin Von Erich defeated World Class American Champion Jimmy Garvin via disqualification
- World Class Texas Champion David Von Erich defeated Terry Gordy in a two-out-of-three falls match
- World Class Six-Man Tag team Champions The Fabulous Freebirds (Hayes, Gordy & Roberts) defeated David, Kerry & Kevin Von Erich 


Ft. Worth, Texas:
- John Tatum & Jimmy Jack Funk defeated Steve & Shaun Simpson to win the WCWA Texas Tag Team championship


WCW Clash of the Champions: Augusta, Georgia:
- Arn Anderson & Larry Zbyszko defeated Rick Steiner & Bill Kazmier in the finals of a tournament to become new WCW World Tag Team Champions
- World Television Champion Steve Austin defeated Tom Zenk


- Johnny Ace & Steve Williams defeated Jun Akiyama & Mitsuharu Misawa to win the AJPW Unified World Tag Team championship


Hayward, California:
- Donovan Morgan defeated Michael Modest to win the All-Pro Wrestling Universal Heavyweight Title


- Paul London & Brian Kendrick defeated Lance Cade & Trevor Murdoch to win the WWE World Tag Team championship


TNA No Surrender: Orlando, Florida:
- TNA Tag Team Champions The Motor City Machine Guns defeated Generation Me
- AJ Styles defeated Tommy Dreamer in a I Quit Match 
- Abyss defeated Rhyno in a falls count anywhere match