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Daily Pro Wrestling History (09/17): Ric Flair captures his first NWA World Title



Lafayette, Louisiana:
- Billy Wicks defeated Buddy Fuller for the NWA Gulf Coast Heavyweight Title


Seattle, Washington:
- Betty Boucher defeated The Fabulous Moolah for the NWA World Women's Championship


Jacksonville, Florida:
- The Texas Outlaws' Dick Murdoch & Dusty Rhodes, defeated Jose Lothario & Argentina Apollo to win the NWA
Florida Tag Team Titles


Macon, Georgia:
- Bill Dromo and Mike McCord (Austin Idol) defeated Ole & Gene Anderson to win the Southeastern Tag Team Titles in a No DQ Match


Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
- 90 minute time limit match, AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel went to a double countout with Billy Robinson
- Super Destroyer & Angelo Mosca beat Dr X & the Crusher 
- In a Lumberjack Match, Greg Gagne beat Bobby Heenan
- Blackjack Lanza beat Jim Brunzell by DQ
- Bob Backlund drew Bobby Duncum
- Roger Kirby beat Steve Olsonoski


Kansas City, Missouri:
- Ric Flair defeated Dusty Rhodes to win the NWA World Heavyweight Championship (Lou Thesz was special guest referee and this was Ric Flair's first World Heavyweight title)
- Michael Hayes,Bob Brown and Rufus R. Jones defeated Gene Lewis, The Monk and Oliver Humperdink
- Harley Race defeated Sgt. Slaughter
- Bob Sweetan defeated Bobby Jaggers to retain the Central States TV Title
- Buzz Tyler & James J. Dillon defeated Ron Sexton & Terry Gibbs


St. Louis, Missouri:
- Harley Race defeated Dick The Bruiser to win the Missouri State Heavyweight Title


Kansas City, Missouri:
- WWF World Champion Hulk Hogan defeated Harley Race in a steel cage match


Bayamon, Puerto Rico:
- TNT (Savio Vega) defeated Buddy Landel to win the WWC Caribbean Heavyweight Title

Nashville, Tennessee:
- Ron Garvin defeated Greg Gagne to win the AWA International Television Title
- AWA Champion Jerry Lawler went to a no contest with Kerry Von Erich
- Sgt. Slaughter beat Soldat Ustinov by DQ
- Jeff Jarrett & Bill Dundee & Jimmy Valiant beat Robert Fuller & Jimmy Golden & Tommy Rich by DQ


WCW Fall Frawl: Asheville, North Carolina:
- Diamond Dallas Page defeated The Renegade to win the WCW Television Title 
- Harlem Heat defeated Bunkhouse Buck & Dick Slater to win the WCW World Tag Team Titles
- Hulk Hogan, Sting, Randy Savage & Lex Luger defeated Kamala, Zodiac (Brutus Beefcake), Shark (John Tenta) & Meng in a War Games match


WCW Fall Brawl: Buffalo, New York:
- Booker T defeated Kevin Nash in a cage match to win the WCW World Championship 
- Scott Steiner defeated Bill Goldberg in a no DQ match
- Lance Storm defeated General Reaction to retain the US title


Cincinnati, Ohio:
- Matt Stryker defeated Cody Hawk for the HWA Heavyweight Title


ROH Glory by Honor: Long Island, New York:
- Bryan Danielson defeated James Gibson to win the ROH championship 
- ROH Pure champion Nigel McGinnis defeated Roderick Strong to retain the title


WWE Unforgiven:
- John Cena defeated Edge to win the WWE Championship in a Tables, Ladders & Chairs match 
- Trish Stratus defeated Lita to win the WWE Diva's Championship