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Daily Pro Wrestling History (01/12): The Outsiders win WCW Tag Team titles

1939 

Columbus, Ohio:
- The Great Mephisto defeated Billy Widener to win the Midwest Wrestling Association World Light Heavyweight Title

1953

Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
- Yvon Robert and Whipper Billy Watson defeated Al and Tiny Mills to win the NWA Canadian Open Tag Team Titles

1958

Memphis, Tennessee:
- The Corsicans (Jean and Joe) defeated Yvon Robert and Billy Wicks to win the Mid-America NWA World Tag Team Titles

1959

Albuquerque, New Mexico:
- The Fabulous Kangaroos (Al Costello and Roy Heffernan) defeated Juan Garcia and Miguel Lopez (Mike DiBiase) for the Rocky Mountain Tag Team Titles

Birmingham, Alabama:
- Jesse James defeated Yvon Robert to win the NWA Southern Junior Heavyweight Title

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- Frenchy Champagne defeated Bobby Jones to become the first Madison Wrestling Club Heavyweight Champion

1968

Los Angeles, California:
- Bobo Brazil defeated Buddy Austin for the World Wrestling Association World Heavyweight Title 

1968

Dothan, Alabama:
- Bobby and Lee Fields defeated Frank and Jack Dalton for the NWA Gulf Coast Tag Team Title 

1971

Macon, Georgia:
- Bob Armstrong and El Mongol defeated The Assassins (Jody Hamilton and Tom Renesto) to win the NWA Macon Tag Team Titles

Honolulu, Hawaii:
- Ripper Collins and Mad Dog Mayne defeated Ed Francis and Johnny Barend and Billy Robinson for the NWA Hawaii Tag Team Titles

Tampa, Florida:
- Jack Brisco (sub Tarzan Tyler) defeated Dory Funk, Jr. in a non-title match in 2 out of 3 falls
- Lumberjack match: Jack Brisco defeated Great Malenko by DQ
- Jose Lothario & Danny Miller defeated The Infernos by DQ
- Hiro Matsuda defeated Super Inferno 

1972

Miami, Florida:
- Dory Funk, Jr. defeated Bobby Shane 
- Jack Brisco defeated Bobby Duncum 
- Bob Roop defeated Dick Murdoch 
- Mr. Wrestling defeated Gary Fulton 
- Robert Fuller drew Ole Anderson 

1973 

Calgary, Alberta, Canada:
- Abdullah the Butcher won the Stampede North American Heavyweight Title from Geoff Portz

Dothan, Alabama:
- The Wrestling Pro won the NWA Alabama Heavyweight Title from Ricky Gibson 

1974 

Chattanooga, Tennessee:
- The Interns (Tom Andrews and Jim Starr) defeated Bearcat Brown and Don Greene to win the NWA Mid-America Tag Team Titles

1976

Vancouver, British Columbia:
- Dean Higuchi and George Wells defeated Dale Lewis and Siegfried Steinke for the Vancouver NWA Canadian Tag Team Titles

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Tommy Rich & Wayne Petty beat Al & Don Greene
- David Schultz beat Randy Fargo
- Bill Costello beat Bobby Lyons
- Joyce Grable beat Donna Christanello
- Tommy Gilbert & Bearcat Brown beat The Interns in a no DQ match to win the Southern Tag Team Titles 
- Toru Tanaka & Jerry Lawler beat Bill Dundee & Tojo Yamamoto via DQ

1977

Miami, Florida:
- Dusty Rhodes & Jack & Jerry Brisco defeated Superstar Billy Graham & Buddy Wolff & Steve Strong 
- Jos LeDuc defeated Bob Roop 
- Bob Orton, Jr. defeated Rick McGraw 
- Tommy Seigler defeated Miguel Feliciano 
- Steve Keirn defeated Hans Schroeder 
- Kevin Sullivan defeated Mike Hammer 
- Tully Blanchard drew Mr. X 

1978

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
- Cage Match: AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Ray Stevens
- Larry Hennig & The Crusher beat Super Destroyer & Angelo Mosca 
- Verne Gagne beat Blackjack Lanza
- Rufus R Jones beat Jan Nelson
- Bob Orton Jr drew Evan Johnson
- Pat Patterson beat Chris Pepper

1979

Austin, Texas:
- Tully Blanchard won the Southwest Championship Wrestling Southwest Television Title from Dale Valentine (Buddy Roberts)

Los Angeles, California:
- Twin Devil #1 defeated Chavo Guerrero to win the NWA Americas Heavyweight Title 

1980

Dallas, Texas:
- Kevin Von Erich defeated Ox Baker for the World Class American Heavyweight Title 

Bayamon, Puerto Rico:
- Carlos Colon defeated Abdullah the Butcher to win the held-up WWC Puerto Rico Heavyweight Title 

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Austin Idol won the NWA Georgia Television Title from Steve Travis

1981 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Hector Guerrero beat Jimmy Kent
- Tony Charles & Ken Lucas beat Gypsy Joe & Angel
- The Bounty Hunters beat Koko Ware & Tommy Gilbert
- Southern Tag Champs Bill Dundee & Tommy Rich beat Jimmy Valiant & Tojo Yamamoto
- Jerry Lawler pinned Austin Idol (Lawler won Jimmy Hart's gold record of "Keep on Dancin" as a result of the match)

West Palm Beach, Florida:
- Barry Windham defeated Dory Funk, Jr. to win the NWA Florida Heavyweight Title 

Fort Worth, Texas:
- Raul Mata and Billy White Cloud defeated Raul Castro and Killer Tim Brooks for the World Class Texas Tag Team Titles

Vancouver, British Columbia:
- Rip Oliver and Buddy Rose defeated Joe Ventura and Jay Youngblood to win the Vancouver NWA Canadian Tag Team Titles 

1982

Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada:
- Bruce Hart defeated The Great Gama to win the Stampede British Commonwealth Mid-Heavyweight Title

1986

St. Paul, Minnesota:
- Sgt. Slaughter beat AWA Champion Stan Hansen by DQ
- Road Warriors beat Mongolian Stomper & Nord The Barbarian by DQ
- AWA Tag Team Champions Jim Garvin & Steve Regal beat Curt Hennig & Scott Hall
- Nick Bockwinkel beat Larry Zbyszko
- Curt Hennig beat Earthquake Ferris
- Marty Jannetty drew Steve Regal
- Bill Irwin & Scott Irwin beat Baron Von Raschke & Buck Zumhofe

1987

Fort Worth, Texas:
- Bob Bradley defeated The Dingo Warrior for the vacant World Class Texas Heavyweight Title 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Jerry Bryant & Lou Winston beat Tojo Yamamoto via DQ in a handicap match
- Paul Diamond & Pat Tanaka beat Jonathon Boyd & Tony Burton
- Downtown Bruno beat Emily Arthur
- CWA International Champ Soul Train Jones beat Boy Tony
- Jerry Blackwell beat Big Bubba to win the CWA Super Heavyweight Title
- Jeff Jarrett & Billy Joe Travis beat The Rock-n-Roll RPMs to win the Southern Tag Team Titles
- Tommy Rich beat Jerry Lawler via DQ
- Jerry Lawler beat Austin Idol via DQ

Birmingham, Alabama:
- Wendell Cooley defeated Tony Anthony for the NWA Alabama Heavyweight Title

1992

Chicago, Illinois:
- Big Josh defeated Sgt. Buddy Lee Parker
- Johnny B. Badd defeated Diamond Dallas Page
- Terrence Taylor defeated Richard Morton
- Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Larry Zbyszko & Abdullah the Butcher (sub. for WCW TV Champion Steve Austin)
- El Gigante fought Big Van Vader to a double-count-out
- WCW World Tag Team Champions Ricky Steamboat & Dustin Rhodes defeated Arn Anderson & Bobby Eaton 
- WCW US Champion Rick Rude defeated Sting via reverse decision

1998

WCW Monday Nitro: Jacksonville, Florida:
- Bill Goldberg defeated Jerry Flynn
- Marty Jannetty defeated Black Cat
- Chris Benoit defeated Dean Malenko via submission 
- WCW TV Champion Booker T defeated Perry Saturn
- Lex Luger defeated Hugh Morrus
- Steve McMichael defeated Chris Jericho
- WCW Cruiserweight Champion Juventud Guerrera defeated Rey Mysterio Jr.
- Jim Neidhart fought Ric Flair to a double disqualification
- The Outsiders (Scott Hall and Kevin Nash) defeated WCW World Tag Team Champions The Steiner Brothers (Rick and Scott Steiner) to win the tag team titles

2020 

Impact Hard to Kill: Dallas, Texas: 
- Ken Shamrock defeated Mad Man Fulton 
- Ace Austin beat Trey Miguel to retain the X-Division Championship
- Taya Valkyrie retained the Knockouts title by defeating ODB and Jordynne Grace 
- Rob Van Dam defeated Brian Cage 
- Rob Van Dam defeated Daga 
- Eddie Edwards defeated Michael Elgin 
- Moose defeated Rhino in a no DQ match 
- Ethan Page & Josh Alexander retained the Impact Tag Team titles in a handicap match against Willie Mack
- Tessa Blanchard defeated Sami Callihan to win the Impact World Championship