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Daily Pro Wrestling History (07/05): Williams & Gordy win WCW Tag Team titles

They won the titles from The Steiner Brothers on this day in 1992.
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1915

Omaha, Nebraska:
- Joe Stecher defeated Charlie Cutler for the World Heavyweight Title

1940

Des Moines, Iowa:
- World Heavyweight Champion Orville Brown beat Karol Zbyszko

1956

Houston, Texas:
- Kay Bell defeated Buddy Rogers to win the NWA Texas Heavyweight Title

1962

- Buddy Rogers and Johnny Barend defeated Johnny Valentine and Bob Ellis for the Northeast version of the NWA United States Tag Team Titles

Greensboro, North Carolina:
- Hans Schmidt defeated Pat O'Connor to win the NWA United States Heavyweight Title

1968

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Ramon and Alberto Torres defeated El Mongol and Tarzan Tyler in a one-night tournament final to become the first NWA Georgia Tag Team Champions

1969

Chicago, Illinois:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher no contest Chain Gang Frank Dillinger & Jack Dillinger
- Bill Watts beat Larry Hennig
- Wilbur Snyder beat Angelo Poffo

Chattanooga, Tennessee:
- Johnny Walker and Bearcat Brown defeated The Great Mephisto and Dante to become NWA World Tag Team Champions (Mid-America version)

1971

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada:
- Steven Little Bear and Dean Higuchi defeated The Skull Brothers to win the Vancouver version of the NWA Canadian Tag Team Titles

Davenport, Iowa:
- AWA Tag Team Champions Red Bastien & Hercules Cortez beat Larry Hennig & Lars Anderson
- Bull Bullinski beat Joe Turco
- Billy Robinson beat Big K

1972

Miami, Florida:
- Hiro Matsuda and Tim Woods defeated The Zodiac (Bob Orton) and Taurus (Dennis Hall) for the NWA Florida Tag Team Titles

1973

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens for the belts (decision later overturned)
- Superstar Billy Graham beat Billy Robinson by DQ
- Larry Heiniemi beat Ken Patera

1974

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Buddy Colt defeated Mr. Wrestling II to win the NWA Georgia Heavyweight Title

1975

Detroit, Michigan:
- The Sheik defeated Bobo Brazil for the Detroit version of the NWA United States Heavyweight Title

1982

Fort Worth, Texas:
- Kevin and Kerry Von Erich defeated King Kong Bundy and Bugsy McGraw to win the World Class American Tag Team Titles

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Stan Lane and Ron Bass defeated The Midnight Express (Dennis Condrey and Norvell Austin) for the AWA Southern Tag Team Titles

1985

Dallas, Texas:
- Iceman Parsons defeated Chris Adams for the World Class American Heavyweight Title

Montgomery, Alabama:
- Scott Armstrong defeated Bill Ash to win the Southeast version of the NWA United States Junior Heavyweight Title

San Antonio, Texas:
- Al Madril and Chavo Guerrero defeated American Force (Paul Diamond and Nick Kiniski) for the Texas All-Star Wrestling Texas Tag Team Titles

1986

Great American Bash: Charolette, North Carolina:
- NWA World Junior Heavyweight Champion Denny Brown and Steve Regal fought to a time-limit draw
- Robert Gibson pinned NWA Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Champion Black Bart
- The Minnesota Wrecking Crew (Ole and NWA World Television Champion Arn Anderson) defeated Sam Houston and Nelson Royal
- Manny Fernandez pinned Baron Von Raschke in a Bunkhouse match
- Wahoo McDaniel pinned Jimmy Garvin in an Indian Strap match
- Ronnie Garvin defeated NWA National Heavyweight Champion Tully Blanchard by knockout in the fifth round of a Taped Fist match
- NWA World Six-Man Tag Team Champions The Road Warriors (Hawk and Animal) defeated Ivan and Nikita Koloff in a Russian Chain match
- Jimmy Valiant pinned Shaska Whatley in a Hair vs. Hair match
- NWA World Six-Man Tag Team Champion Dusty Rhodes, Magnum T.A. and Baby Doll beat NWA World Tag Team Champions The Midnight Express (Bobby Eaton and Dennis Condrey) and Jim Cornette in a Steel Cage match
- Ric Flair pinned Ricky Morton in a Steel Cage match to retain the NWA World Heavyweight Title

1987

Greenville, South Carolina:
- Rocky King defeated John Savage
- Nelson Royal defeated Clark (sub. for Gladiator #1)
- Lazortron defeated MOD Squad #2
- Jimmy Valiant defeated MOD Squad #1
- NWA US Champion Nikita Koloff defeated Lex Luger in a Best 2 out of 3 falls match
- NWA Tag Team Champions Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson defeated Manny Fernandez & Ivan Koloff
- The Road Warriors defeated Arn Anderson & NWA TV Champion Tully Blanchard

Charleston, West Virginia:
- The Italian Stallion defeated Gladiator #2
- Kendall Windham defeated Thunderfoot #1
- Misty Blue defeated Kat Leroux
- The Barbarian defeated Todd Champion
- Mike Rotundo fought Dory Funk Jr. to a draw
- Jimmy Garvin defeated Ivan Koloff
- Ron Garvin defeated Manny Fernandez via disqualification
- Barry Windham defeated Vladimir Petrov
- The Road Warriors defeated NWA US Tag Team Champions Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane
- NWA World Champion Ric Flair defeated Dusty Rhodes via disqualification
- NWA US Champion Nikita Koloff, NWA Tag Team Champions Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson defeated NWA TV Champion Tully Blanchard, Arn Anderson & Lex Luger in a steel cage match

1991

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania:
- Johnny B. Badd pinned Big Josh
- Michael Hayes, Jimmy Garvin, & Badstreet defeated Dutch Mantell, Black Bart, & Deadeye Dick
- Tom Zenk pinned the Diamond Studd
- Dustin Rhodes defeated Richard Morton via disqualification
- PN News & Missy Hyatt defeated Terrance Taylor & Paul E. Dangerously
- Bobby Eaton fought WCW TV Champion Steve Austin to a draw
- Barry Windham pinned Yellow Dog
- Dick Murdoch & Dick Slater defeated Rick Steiner & Tom Zenk via disqualification
- WCW US Champion Lex Luger & El Gigante defeated Arn Anderson & the One Man Gang
- Nikita Koloff defeated Sting in a Russian Chain match

1992

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Bobby Eaton pinned Larry Zbyzsko
- Johnny B. Badd and Jushin Liger fought to a draw
- Dustin Rhodes pinned Greg Valentine
- Ron Simmons pinned The Super Invader
- Barry Windham pinned WCW World Television Champion Steve Austin
- Sting defeated Arn Anderson
- Brad Armstrong pinned Scotty Flamingo (Raven) to win the WCW Light Heavyweight Title
- Nikita Koloff and WCW United States Heavyweight Champion Rick Rude fought to a double disqualification
- Terry Gordy and Steve Williams defeated The Steiner Brothers (Rick and Scott) to win the WCW World Tag Team Titles

Naucalpan, Mexico:
- Canek defeated Dos Caras for the UWA World Heavyweight Title

1993

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Jerry Lawler defeated Owen Hart to win the USWA Unified World Heavyweight Title
- CW Bergstrom & Melvin Penrod Jr. defeated USWA Tag Team Champions New Jack & Home Boy to win the titles

1994

Warrensville, North Carolina:
- Chris Candido defeated Scott Studd to win the vacant SMW Television Title

1996

Mexico City, Mexico:
- Mexico National Middleweight Champion El Hijo del Santo defeated The Great Sasuke to win CMLL's annual Gran Prix Tournament

1998

Naucalpan, Mexico:
- Magnum Tokyo defeated El Hijo del Gladiador to win the IWRG Intercontinental Middleweight Title

2000

Fort Lauderdale, Florida:
- Val Venis defeated Rikishi to win the WWF Intercontinental Title