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Daily Pro Wrestling History (10/29): Hulk Hogan vs. The Giant at WCW Halloween Havoc



Tampa, Florida:
- Antonio Cortez defeated The Cardiff Giant for the Florida Heavyweight Title (later renamed Southern Heavyweight Title)


Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada:
- Pepper Gomez & Johnny Demchuck won the Northwest Tag Team Title from Doc Gallagher & Ivan Kameroff 


Atlanta, Georgia:
- Don McIntyre defeated Fred Blassie to win the Georgia version of the NWA Southern Heavyweight Title


Mobile, Alabama:
- John Smith & Tosh Togo defeated Don & Bobby Fields in a tournament final for the Gulf Coast version of the NWA Southern Tag Team Title 


Fargo, North Dakota:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Bob Geigel


Kansas City, Kansas:
- The Mongolian Stomper & Tiny Mills defeated The Lawman & Joe Scarpello
- Rocky Hamilton defeated Bulldog Plechas
- Pat O’Connor defeated El Toro
- Bob Geigel defeated Moose Evans
- Mike DiBiase defeated Dick the Bruiser by count out in three falls


Los Angeles, California:
- Hard Boiled Haggerty & El Shereef defeated Pedro Morales & Luis Hernandez to win the WWA Tag Team Title
- Mark Lewin defeated Lou Thesz for the WWA Heavyweight Title 


- Tony Borne & Moondog Mayne won the NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Champions defeating Mr. Fuji & Haru Sasaki


Detroit, Michigan:
- Pampero Firpo won the Detroit version of the NWA United States Heavyweight Title from Bobo Brazil


Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada:
- Dan Kroffat & Wayne Bridges defeated Gene Kiniski & Dutch Savage for the Vancouver version of the NWA Canadian Tag Team Title 


Shreveport, Louisiana:
- Killer Karl Kox defeated Dick Murdoch to win the Tri-State version of the NWA North American Heavyweight Title 

Mobile, Alabama:
- Ken Lucas won the NWA Alabama Heavyweight Title defeating Bill Malone


Tokyo, Japan:
- Kintaro Ohki & Kim Duk defeated Giant Baba & Jumbo Tsuruta to win the NWA International Tag Team Title 

Tokyo, Japan:
- The Destroyer defeated Abdullah the Butcher to win the PWF United States Heavyweight Title 

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada:
- John Quinn & Kurt Von Hess defeated Don Leo Jonathan & John Anson to win the Vancouver version of the NWA Canadian Tag Team Title


- Black Gordman & Goliath won the NWA Americas Tag Team Title by defeating Victor Rivera and Texas Red


Montgomery, Alabama:
- Robert Fuller & Jos LeDuc defeated Jimmy Golden & Mongolian Stomper to win the NWA Southeastern Tag Team Title 

Sioux City, Iowa:
- Andre the Giant won a Battle Royal
- Arm wrestling, Hulk Hogan beat Jesse Ventura
- Ken Patera beat Tito Santana
- Baron Von Raschke drew Sheik Adnan
- Johnny Valient beat Jerry Blackwell by DQ
- Billy Robinson drew Bobby Duncum


- Rayo de Jalisco & Tony Benetto defeated Sangre Chicana & Cien Caras to win the Mexican National Tag Team Title.


Memphis, Tennessee:
- Jerry Lawler beat Steve Keirn by DQ
- AWA Tag Team Champions Jerry Lawler & Bill Dundee beat Hector Guerrero & Dr. D
- Jeff Jarrett & Bill Dundee beat RPMS by DQ
- Midnight Rockers beat Pat Tanaka & Paul Diamond
- Bobby Jaggers drew Rocky Johnson


Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
- The Cuban Commandos (Jerry Morrow & Cuban Assassin) defeated Chris Benoit & Lance Idol for the Stampede International Tag Team Title

New Orleans, Louisiana:
- The Road Warriors defeated The Midnight Express (Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane) to win the NWA World Tag Team Titles 


Memphis, Tennessee:
- Eddie Gilbert defeated Jeff Jarrett to win the USWA Southern Heavyweight Title 


Aguascalientes, Mexico:
- Rey Misterio, Jr. defeated Fantasma de la Quebrada to win the Mexican National Welterweight Title 


Tokyo, Japan:
- The Great Sasuke defeated Battle Ranger Z to become the first FMW Independent World Junior Heavyweight Champion 


Tokyo, Japan:
- Mr. Pogo & The Gladiator defeated Atsushi Ohnita & Mr. Gannosuke for to win the vacant FMW World Brass Knuckles Tag Team Title


WCW Halloween Havoc: Detroit, Michigan:
- The Giant defeated Hulk Hogan by DQ to win the WCW World Title 
- Johnny B. Badd defeated Diamond Dallas Page to win the Television Title 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Tracy Smothers & Jesse James Armstrong defeated PG-13 (J.C. Ice and Wolfie D.) to win the USWA Tag Team Title


Osaka, Japan:
- Genichiro Tenryu, Nobutaka Araya and Ultimo Dragon defeated Hiromichi Fuyuki, Youji Anjoh and Bam Bam Bigelow to win the WAR World Six-Man Tag Team Title

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Ric Hogan defeated Brian Christopher for the USWA Heavyweight Title 


WCW Halloween Havoc: Las Vegas, Nevada:
- General Rection (Bill DeMott/Hugh Morrus) defeated Lance Storm & Hacksaw Duggan in a handicap match to win the WCW U.S. Title
- WCW World Champion Booker T defeated Scott Steiner by DQ
- Jeff Jarrett beat Sting


Tokyo, Japan:
- Genichiro Tenryu defeated Toshiaki Kawada in a tournament final for the vacant AJPW Triple Crown Title 


Fukuoka, Japan:
- Keiji Mutoh & Taiyo Kea defeated Tatsumi Fujinami & Osamu Nishimura to win the IWGP Tag Team Title