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Daily pro wrestling history (12/13): Sheamus wins WWE title in a tables match



Boston, Massachusetts:
- H.M. Dufur defeated John McMahon for the American Collar-and-Elbow Title


Des Moines, Iowa:
- "Farmer" Martin Burns beat Charles Hackenschmidt 2/3 falls


New York City:
- Ed "Strangler" Lewis defeated Joe Stetcher to win the New York version of the World Heavyweight Title


St. Louis, Missouri:
- World Heavyweight Champion Ed “Strangler” Lewis defeated Josef Gurkeweicz 2 falls to 0
- Stanislaus Zbyszko beat Yousif Hussane 
- Jim Londos beat Hans Schmitt 


Akron, Ohio:
- Buddy Knox defeated The Great Mephisto to win the Midwest Wrestling Association (Ohio) Light Heavyweight Title 


Des Moines, Iowa:
- World Heavyweight Champion Orville Brown beat Jerry Meeker 2 falls to 0
- World Junior Heavyweight Champion Ken Fenelon beat Honey Boy Hackney 2 falls to 0 


Roseburg, Oregon:
- Frank Stojack defeated Roger Mackay for the Pacific Coast Junior Heavyweight Title 


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- Gene Kiniski beat Wilbur Snyder by countout to win AWA US Title
- Roy McClarty beat Hard Boiled Haggerty dq
- Nick Roberts beat Len Montana dq
- Bob Geigel beat Lou Whitson'

Pensacola, Florida:
- Lee Fields defeated Pancho Villa for the NWA Gulf Coast Heavyweight Title


Honolulu, Hawaii:
- The Masked Executioner defeated Lord James Blears for the NWA Hawaii Heavyweight Title


St. Joseph, Missouri:
- Enrique Torres defeated Rock Hunter for the Central States version of the NWA United States Heavyweight Title 


Tampa, Florida:
- The Infernos (Frankie Cain and Rocky Smith) defeated Jose Lothario and Sam Steamboat to win the Florida version of the NWA World Tag Team Title 


St. Joseph, Missouri:
- Dusty Rhodes defeated Tommy Martin for the NWA Central States Heavyweight Title 


Melbourne, Australia:
- Mario Milano & Spiros Arion defeated Skull Murphy & Brute Bernard to win the IWA tag title

- Tony Borne and Moondog Mayne defeated Beauregard and Roger Kirby for the NWA Pacific Northwest Tag Team Title


Mobile, Alabama:
- Bob Kelly defeated The Spoiler to win the City of Mobile Heavyweight Title

Honolulu, Hawaii:
- Don Muraco won battle royal
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat King Curtis
- Dusty Rhodes drew Sam Steamboat
- AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Don Muraco & Red Bastien
- Billy Robinson beat Jack Carson
- Ed Francis beat Sueno
- Tosh Togo drew Bull Bullinski
- Spiros Arion beat Dennis Stamp


Hattiesburg, Mississippi:
- Duke Miller defeated Ken Lucas for the NWA Mississippi Heavyweight Title

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Jim Brunzell defeated Jim Ledford
- Black Angus defeated Bob Drummer
- Lord Alfred Hayes fought Mike George to a double-DQ
- Harley Race defeated Bob Orton in five falls
- Bob Brown defeated Roger Kirby in three falls


New Brockton, Alabama:
- Duke Miller defeated Ken Lucas to win the NWA Alabama Heavyweight Title 


Vancouver, British Columbia:
- Don Leo Jonathan defeated John Quinn for the Vancouver version of the NWA Pacific Coast Heavyweight Title 


Tokyo, Japan:
Dory Jr & Terry Funk defeated Giant Baba & Jumbo Tsuruta 


Mexico City, Mexico:
- Perro Aguayo defeated Chris Adams to win the WWF Light Heavyweight Title


Kansas City, Kansas:
- Mark Romero (later known as Mark Youngblood) defeated Hercules Hernandez for the NWA Central States Television Title 


Memphis, Tennessee:
- The Rock 'n' Roll RPMs (Mike Davis and Tommy Lane) defeated Jeff Jarrett and Billy Travis to win the AWA Southern Tag Team Title 
- Badd Company (Paul Diamond and Pat Tanaka) won the CWA International Tag Team Title from Akio Sato and Tarzan Goto

Portland, Oregon:
- Rip Oliver defeated The Assassin for the NWA Pacific Northwest Heavyweight Title


San Juan, Puerto Rico:
- Miguel Perez, Jr. defeated Kareem Mohammed to win the WWC Puerto Rico Heavyweight Title


Chicago, Illinois:
- AWA World Champion Jerry Lawler defeated World Class Champion Kerry Von Erich to unify the titles. 
- Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson ddq Robert Fuller & Jimmy Golden
- Strap Match: Wahoo McDaniel beat Manny Fernandez
- World Class tag Team Champions Samoan Swat Team beat Michael Hayes & Steve Cox
- Boot Camp Match: Sgt. Slaughter beat Colonel DeBeers dq
- The Terrorist won a lingerie battle royal
- Greg Gagne beat Ronnie Garvin by countout to regain the AWA TV Title
- Ricky Rice & Derrick Dukes & Wendi Richter beat Pat Tanaka & Paul Diamond & Madusa Meceli
- Texas Champion Iceman King Parsons beat Brickhouse Brown
- Jimmy Valiant beat Wayne Bloom
- Eric Embry beat Jeff Jarrett to regain the World Class Light Heavyweight Title
- Chavo Guerrero & Mando Guerrero & Hector Guerrero beat the RPMs & Cactus Jack

Tokyo, Japan:
- Stan Hansen & Terry Gordy defeated Genichiro Tenryu & Toshiaki Kawada in the finals of All Japan's Real World Tag League to win the vacant All Japan World Tag Team Title


Huntsville, Alabama:
- The Colossal Connection (Andre the Giant and Haku) defeated Demolition (Ax and Smash) for the WWF Tag Team Title 


Mexico City, Mexico:
- Gran Hamada defeated Black Power II in a tournament final for the vacant UWA World Junior Light Heavyweight Title 

Bremen, Germany:
- Tony St Clair defeated Jimmy Snuka to win the CWA British Commonwealth title


- Alundra Blayze (Madusa) defeated Heidi Lee Morgan in the finals of a tournament to win the revived WWF World Women's Title


Osaka, Japan:
- Shinjiro Ohtani defeated Norio Honaga for the UWA Welterweight Title


Tokyo, Japan:
- Jushin Liger defeated Gedo to win the Super J Cup


Tokyo, Japan:
- Rob Van Dam and Sabu defeated The Dudley Boyz (Bubba Ray and D-Von Dudley) to win the ECW Tag Team Title


Zurich, Switzerland:
- Sting defeated champion Lex Luger and Malice in a three way bout to win the World Wrestling All-Stars World
Heavyweight Title

Mexico City, Mexico:
- Ultimo Guerrero defeated Shocker to win the CMLL Light Heavyweight title


Hamilton, Ontario, Canada:
 - John Morrison and The Miz won the WWE Tag Team championship by defeating CM Punk and Kofi Kingston


San Antonio, Texas:
- Sheamus defeated John Cena in a tables match to win the WWE title
- Undertaker defeated Batista in a chairs match to retain the World title
- DX (Triple H and Shawn Michaels) defeated Chris Jericho and Big Show to win the Unified Tag Team Titles in a TLC match
- Drew McIntyre defeated Shelton Benjamin to win the Intercontinental title