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Daily Pro Wrestling History (10/05): First Hell in a Cell match

Shawn Michaels and The Undertaker faced off inside of HIAC at Badd Blood 1997.


St. Louis, Missouri:
- Buddy Austin beat Red Bastien by countout
- Pat O'Connor wrestled Cowboy Bob Ellis to a draw
- John Paul Henning & Johnny Valentine beat Rip Hawk & Stan Stasiak


St. Paul, Minnesota:
- AWA Tag Team Champions, Dick The Bruiser & The Crusher beat Ivan Kalmikoff & Karol Kalmikoff to retain title
- Bob Geigel beat Moose Evans by DQ


Omaha, Nebraska:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne no contest The Avenger
- Danny Hodge beat Mike DiBiase
- Billy Red Cloud beat Chris Markoff
- Harley Race drew Reggie Parks


Chiba, Japan:
- Jumbo Miyamoto & Aiko Kyo defeated Marie Vagnone & Jane Sherill to win the WWWA World Tag Team Titles

Moline, Illinois:
- In a Death match, Billy Robinson beat Blackjack Lanza
- AWA Tag Team Champions The Crusher & Red Bastien beat Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens to retain their titles
- Larry Hennig beat Don Muraco


St. Louis, Missouri:
- NWA Champion Jack Brisco defeated Gene Kiniski in 2 out of 3 falls
- Johnny Valentine and Rufus R. Jones defeated Harley Race and Big Bill Miller
- Ron Fuller defeated Yvon Koloff via DQ
- Bobo Brazil defeated Hans Schmidt
- Buddy Wolfe defeated Jim Johnson
- Dan Miller defeated Nick Kozak
- Tokyo Joe and Togo the Great defeated Eddie Graham and Ronnie Etchison


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
- AWA Tag Team Champions The Crusher & Billy Robinson beat Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens
- Larry Hennig no contest Larry Heiniemi
- Horst Hoffman beat Chris Taylor by countout
- Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Yugo Babich & Stan Pulaski
- Geoff Portz drew Buddy Wolff


Tampa, Florida:
- Lights Out Florida Title Match: Dusty Rhodes defeated Ray Stevens
- Special Challenge: Jack Brisco defeated Bob Orton, Jr.
- Jerry Brisco defeated Bob Roop by DQ
- The Assassin & Missouri Mauler defeated Ray Candy & Ken Lucas
- Hollywood Blondes defeated Steve Keirn & Bob Backlund
- Tommy Seigler defeated Leon Ogle


St. Louis, Missouri:
- NWA Champion Harley Race defeated King Kong Brody in 2 out of 3 falls
- Missouri Champion Dick Murdoch defeated Bobo Brazil
- Gene Kiniski defeated Ox Baker
- Kevin Von Erich and Pat O’Connor defeated Tommy Sharp and Bulldog Bob Brown
- George Wells defeated The Turk via DQ
- Frank Hill and Ron Starr defeated Ron McFarlane and Rock Hunter

Tokyo, Japan:
- AWA Title vs IWA Title match: IWA Champion Rusher Kimura beat AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel by DQ
- IWA World Tag Team Champions Animal Hamaguchi & Mighty Inoue beat Kintaro Ohki & Umanosuke Ueda in 2 of 3 falls
- NWA World Junior Heavyweight Champion Nelson Royal double count out with Ashura Hara


Osaka, Japan:
- Judy Martin defeated Yukari Omori for the All Japan Pacific Title


St. Louis, Missouri:
- King Kong Brody no contest Jerry Blackwell
- AWA Tag Team Champions Road Warriors beat Ted DiBiase & Buzz Tyler
- Tony Atlas beat Paul Ellering
- Hacksaw Higgins beat Buzz Tyler (sub Dick the Bruiser)
- Jim Brunzell & Bulldog Bob Brown beat the Grapplers
- Mr. Pogo defeated Tony Russo (sub Steve Olsonoski)
- Gypsy Joe and The Animal defeated Marty Jannetty and Tommy Rogers


WWF Saturday Night's Main Event: East Rutherford, New Jersey:
- WWF World Champion Hulk Hogan defeated Nikolai Volkoff in a flag match
- King Kong Bundy & Big John Studd defeated Tony Atlas & Andre The Giant via disqualification


Memphis, Tennessee:
- Don Bass & Carl Fergie beat Jerry Lawler & Bill Dundee
- AWA Champion Curt Hennig beat Jeff Jarrett
- AWA Tag Team Champions Soldat Ustinov & Doug Somers beat Nasty Boys
- Southern Boys beat Pat Tanaka & Paul Diamond
- Bobby Jaggers beat Billy Travis

Greenville, South Carolina:
- Ricky Santana defeated Colt Steele
- Kevin Sullivan defeated Teijo Khan
- Bugsy McGraw defeated the Warlord
- Kendall Windham & Lazortron defeated Gladiator #1 & Thunderfoot #1
- Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson defeated NWA US Tag Team Champions Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane in a non-title Best 2 out of 3 falls match
- NWA World Champion Ron Garvin defeated NWA Tag Team Champion Tully Blanchard
- NWA US Champion Lex Luger defeated UWF Western States Heritage Champion Barry Windham


Greensboro, North Carolina:
- The Juicer pinned Pat Rose
- The Master Blasters defeated Mike Rotunda & Tim Horner
- Terry Taylor pinned Dutch Mantell
- Ricky Morton & Allen Iron Eagle (sub. for Robert Gibson) defeated Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane
- The Junkyard Dog pinned Harley Race
- NWA Tag Team Champions Doom fought Ric Flair & NWA TV Champion Arn Anderson to a double disqualification
- NWA World Champion Sting pinned the Black Scorpion (Bill Irwin)


Lakeland, Florida:
- Tracy Smothers & Steve Armstrong defeated Thomas Rich & Terrance Taylor
- PN News pinned Axl Rotten
- Big Josh pinned Oz
- Van Hammer defeated Johnny B. Badd via disqualification
- Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin defeated WCW TV Champion Steve Austin & Tony Mella
- Bobby Eaton pinned Richard Morton
- WCW Tag Team Champions Arn Anderson & Larry Zbyzsko defeated Dustin Rhodes & Mike Graham
- Barry Windham pinned Mr. Hughes
- WCW World Champion Lex Luger pinned Ron Simmons
- WCW US Champion Sting & Rick Steiner defeated Cactus Jack & Abdullah the Butcher


Kennesaw, Georgia:
- Tom Zenk defeated Terry Taylor
- Big Bad John fought Jim Steele to a double disqualification
- Ice Train defeated Michael Hayes via disqualification
- Maxx Payne defeated Brad Armstrong
- WCW TV Champion Lord Steven Regal defeated Johnny B. Badd
- Tex Slazenger & Shanghai Pierce defeated Thunder & Lightning


Harriman, Tennessee:
- Tom Pritchard pinned Chris Michaels
- SMW Champ Brad Armstrong pinned The Punisher
- SMW Tag Champs The Heavenly Bodies (Pritchard & Del Rey) beat Robert Gibson & The Dirty White Boy
- Buddy Landel double countout Tommy Rich


Ft. Lauderdale, Florida:
- Cowboy Bob Orton Jr. defeated Tito Santana to win the AWF World Heavyweight Title

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- The Sandman & Tommy Dreamer defeated Stevie Richards & Brian Lee in an Ultimate Jeopardy match (Sandman won Raven's ECW Title per stipulations of the match)
- ECW World Tag Team Champions The Gangstas defeated The Eliminators
- Bam Bam Bigelow defeated Terry Gordy


WWE Badd Blood: St. Louis, Missouri:
- Rocky Maivia, D-Lo Brown, & Kama defeated the Legion of Doom in a handicap match
- Max Mini & Nova defeated Tarantula & Mosaic
- Henry & Phinneas Godwinn (w/ Uncle Cletus) defeated WWF Tag Team Champions the Headbangers to win the titles
- WWF IC Championship Tournament Finals: Owen Hart pinned Farooq to win the vacant WWF Intercontinental Title
- Crush, Chainz, Skull, & 8-Ball defeated Savio Vega, Miguel Perez, Jose Estrada, & Jesus Castillo
- WWF World Champion Bret Hart & Davey Boy Smith defeated the Patriot & Vader in a flag match
- Shawn Michaels defeated the Undertaker in a Hell in a Cell (debut of Kane)


WWE No Mercy: Portland, Oregon:
- Tag Team Champions Carlito & Primo Colon defeated John Morrison & Mike Mizanin
- ECW World Champion Matt Hardy pinned Mark Henry (w/ Tony Atlas)
- WWE Women's Champion Beth Phoenix (w/ WWE IC Champion Santino Marella) pinned Candice Michelle
- Rey Mysterio Jr. defeated Kane via disqualification
- The Big Show defeated the Undertaker
- Batista defeated JBL to become #1 contender to WWE Title
- Triple H defeated Jeff Hardy to retain the WWE Title
- WWE World Champion Chris Jericho defeated Shawn Michaels in a Ladder Match to retain the title