About Us  |   Contact

Daily Pro Wrestling History (09/25): Ronnie Garvin defeats Ric Flair for the NWA title

1958

Kansas City, Kansas:
- Cowboy Bob Ellis and Thor Hagen beat Bob Geigel and Wild Bill Longson by DQ, 2 falls to 1

1963 

Columbus, Georgia:
- Marco Polo defeated Joe McCarthy to win the Southeastern Heavyweight Title 

1964 

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Don Fargo defeated Sputnik Monroe in a no DQ-no timelimit match to win the Georgia Heavyweight title

1970 

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Bobby Shane and Doug Gilbert defeated The Assassins to win the Georgia Tag Team Titles

1971

St. Paul, Minnesota:
- Nick Bockwinkel beat Billy Robinson
- Dr X no contest Ray Stevens
- Vivian Vachon beat Kay Noble
- Don Muraco beat Butcher Vachon
- Sailor Art Thomas beat Jack Bence

1973 

Atlanta, Georgia:
- The Missouri Mauler defeated Ray Candy to win the Georgia Heavyweight Title

1977 

Mexico City, Mexico:
- El Canek defeated Lou Thesz to win the UWA World Heavyweight Title.

Louisville, Kentucky:
- Jimmy Valiant won a tournament to become the first AWA Southern Heavyweight Champion 

1978 

Augusta, Georgia:
- Thunderbolt Patterson defeated King Kong Mosca to win the Georgia Heavyweight Title 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Jimmy Valiant
- Jerry Lawler beat Jos Leduc
- Nelson Royal beat Bill Dundee
- Tommy Gilbert beat Frankie Laine

1979 

Macon, Georgia
- Killer Karl Kox defeated Tommy Rich in a one night tournament to win the Macon Title 

1981

Lawton, Oklahoma:
- The Great Kabuki defeated Kerry Von Erich to win the North American Title

1983 

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Brett Wayne defeated Larry Zbyzsko to win the National Heavyweight Title
 
St. Paul, Minnesota:
- Brad Rheingans drew AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel
- Handicap Match: Hulk Hogan beat Mr. Saito & David Shults by DQ
- Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell & Rick Martel beat Ken Patera & Jerry Blackwell & Sheik Adnan
- Blackjack Lanza beat Bobby Heenan COR
- Buck Zumhofe beat Steve Regal
- Steve O drew Bill White

1985 

Atlanta, Georgia:
- Terry Taylor defeated Black Bart to win the NWA National Heavyweight Title 

Seattle, Washington:
- NWA Champion Ric Flair drew Billy Jack Haynes
- Sgt. Slaughter beat Karl Steiner
- AWA Tag Team Champions Road Warriors beat Ivan Koloff & Khrusher Khrushev
- Jesse Barr drew Bruiser Brody
- Bobby Jaggers beat Rip Oliver

1986

Seattle, Washington:
- Road Warriors beat Bruiser Brody & Rip Oliver by DQ
- AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel double count out Curt Hennig

1987

Detroit, Michigan:
- Ronnie Garvin defeated Ric Flair to win the NWA World Title

1990 

Nagoya, Japan:
- Katsuji Ueda defeated Jimmy Backlund (Jimmy Del Rey) to become the AWA World Light-Heavyweight Champion 

1999 

Memphis, Tennessee:
- Steve Bradley defeated Vic Grimes to win the Memphis Power Pro Wrestling Heavyweight Title

Charlotte, North Carolina:
- Gary Steele defeated Naoya Ogawa and Brian Anthony to win the NWA World Heavyweight Title

2010

Rahway, New Jersey:
- Jay Lethal defeated The Amazing Red to win the X-Division championship