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Daily Pro Wrestling History (09/28): AWA SuperClash 1985

1964 

Montreal, Canada:
- Don Leo Jonathan & Roy McClarty defeated The Fabulous Kangaroos (Al Costello & Roy Heffernan) for the NWA Canadian Tag Team Titles 

1967

Sioux Falls, South Dakota:
- AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Mike DiBiase in 2 out of 3 falls
- Doug Gilbert & Reggie Parks beat Krusher Kowalski & Chris Markoff in 2 out of 3 falls
- Bob Orton beat Rene Goulet

1972 

Tampa, Florida:
- Tim Woods defeated Jack Brisco in a tournament final by default to win the NWA Florida Television Title

1977

Honolulu, Hawaii:
- Bill Francis beat AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel by DQ
- AWA Tag Team Champions Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Jesse Ventura & Steve Strong
- Sam Steamboat beat John Tolos to win North American title
- Missing Link Pampero Firpo beat Steve Lawler

1979 

Shreveport, Louisiana:
- Mike George & Bob Sweetan become the first ever Mid-South Tag Team Champions (A battle royal was held with the final two coming down to George and Buck Robley. George and Robley wrestled a singles match, with George winning, and getting the belts for his team. If Robley had won, he and Bill Watts would have been the champions)

1980 

Charlotte, North Carolina: 
- The Sheepherders (Butch Miller & Luke Williams) defeated Matt Borne & Buzz Sawyer to win the NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag Team Titles

Green Bay, Wisconsin:
- Lights Out match: The Crusher beat Jerry Blackwell
- Dino Bravo beat Jesse Ventura
- Adrian Adonis beat Tito Santana
- Handicap Match; John Studd beat Juan Valez & Ben DeLeon
- Steve Regal drew Buck Zumhofe

1981 

Augusta, Georgia: 
- Tommy Rich defeated the Masked Superstar for the NWA National Heavyweight Title

1982

Kansas City, Kansas: 
- Terry Funk defeated Billy Howard
- Danny Little Bear & The Viking & Steve Bolus defeated Chati Yokouchi & Yasu Fuji & Juan Sebastian
- Harley Race defeated Les Thornton via DQ
- Rufus R. Jones & The Stomper defeated Roger Kirby & Black Angus via DQ

1985 

AWA SuperClash: Comiskey Park, Chicago, Illinois:
- NWA Champion Ric Flair beat Magnum TA
- Fabulous Freebirds Michael Hayes & Terry Gordy beat AWA Tag Team Champions Road Warriors to win title (Decision reversed by video replay)
- Stan Hansen no contest AWA Champion Rick Martel
- Kerry Von Erich beat Jimmy Garvin
- Ivan Koloff & Nikita Koloff & Khrusher Khrushchev beat Dick The Bruiser & The Crusher & Baron Von Raschke
- Greg Gagne & Curt Hennig & Scott Hall beat Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens & Larry Zbyszko
- Sgt Slaughter beat Boris Zhukov dq
- Jumbo Tsuruta & Giant Baba & Genichiro Tenyru beat Bill Irwin & Scott Irwin & Harley Race
- Bodyslam match: Jerry Blackwell beat Kamala
- Mil Mascaras beat Buddy Roberts
- Sherri Martel beat Candi Divine to win the AWA Women's title
- Steve Regal beat Brad Rheingans

1986 

Atlanta, Georgia:
- NWA US Tag Team Championship Tournament Quarter Finals: Ivan Koloff & Krusher Kruschev defeated Tim Horner & Nelson Royal
- NWA US Tag Team Championship Tournament Quarter Finals: Tully Blanchard & Jimmy Garvin defeated Jimmy Valiant & Manny Fernandez
- NWA US Tag Team Championship Tournament Quarter Finals: Dick Murdoch & Mid-Atlantic Heavyweight Champion Ron Garvin 
  fought Bobby Eaton & Dennis Condrey to a 20-minute time-limit draw
- NWA US Tag Team Championship Tournament Quarter Finals: NWA TV Champion Dusty Rhodes & Magnum TA defeated Baron Von Raschke & Shaska Whatley
- NWA US Tag Team Championship Tournament Quarter Finals: Dutch Mantell & Bobby Jaggers defeated Bill Dundee & Buddy Landell
- NWA US Tag Team Championship Tournament Semi Finals: Ivan Koloff & Krusher Kruschev defeated NWA TV Champion Dusty Rhodes & Magnum TA via disqualification
- NWA US Tag Team Championship Tournament Semi Finals: Dutch Mantell & Bobby Jaggers defeated Tully Blanchard & Jimmy Garvin
- Ole & Arn Anderson defeated NWA Tag Team Champions Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson via disqualification
- Ivan Koloff & Krusher Kruschev defeated Dutch Mantell & Bobby Jaggers in a tournament final to win the NWA United States Tag Team Championship

1986 

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma:
- Buddy Roberts defeated Terry Taylor to win the UWF Television Title

1987

Greenville, South Carolina:
- Thunderfoot #1 defeated Rocky King
- Teijo Khan defeated Larry Stephens (sub. for Denny Brown)
- Denny Brown defeated Gladiator #1
- The Italian Stallion & Todd Champion fought the MOD Squad to a draw
- NWA US Tag Team Champion Stan Lane defeated Denny Brown
- NWA Tag Team Champion Ricky Morton defeated NWA US Tag Team Champion Bobby Eaton
- Dusty Rhodes & NWA Tag Team Champion Robert Gibson (sub. for NWA TV Champion Nikita Koloff) defeated Ric Flair & NWA US Champion Lex Luger (The match was initially NWA World Champion Ron Garvin, Rhodes & Koloff vs. Flair, Luger & Arn Anderson in an elimination match)
- NWA World Champion Ron Garvin defeated Arn Anderson

1989

Troy, New York:
- Eddie Gilbert defeated the Cuban Assassin
- Tom Zenk defeated Norman
- Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey defeated Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace
- Mike Rotunda defeated Steve Williams
- Stan Lane defeated NWA Tag Team Champion Michael Hayes
- The Road Warriors defeated the New Zealand Militia
- Sting defeated NWA TV Champion the Great Muta via disqualification
- NWA US Champion Lex Luger defeated Tommy Rich
- NWA World Champion Ric Flair defeated Terry Funk

1990

Hanover, Germany:
- Steve Wright beat Dave "Fit" Finlay to win the CWA Middleweight championship

Baltimore, Maryland:
- Tim Horner pinned Mario Savoldi (Ted Petty)
- Allen Iron Eagle defeated Dr. X
- The Juicer pinned Dutch Mantell
- Master Blaster Steele pinned Tom Zenk
- NWA US Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Sgt. Buddy Lee Parker & Lt. James Earl Wright
- Terry Taylor pinned the Iron Sheik
- Ric Flair, NWA TV Champion Arn Anderson, & Sid Vicious defeated El Gigante, the Junkyard Dog, & Brian Pillman
- NWA World Champion Sting pinned the Black Scorpion (Randy Culley)

1991

St. Paul, Minnesota:
- Michael Hayes pinned WCW US Tag Team Champion Firebreaker Chip
- Van Hammer pinned Terrance Taylor
- WCW TV Champion Steve Austin fought Dustin Rhodes to a draw
- WCW US Champion Sting fought Abdullah the Butcher to a double count-out
- Tom Zenk pinned Oz
- WCW Tag Team Champions Arn Anderson & Larry Zbyzsko defeated Rick Steiner & Bill Kazmaier
- Ron Simmons & Barry Windham defeated WCW World Champion Lex Luger & Mr. Hughes

1995

Mexicali, Mexico:
- Psicosis beat Rey Misterio, Jr. to win the WWA Welterweight championship

1997 

Kawasaki, Japan:
- Masato Tanaka defeated Mike Awesome to win the FMW World Brass Knuckles and the FMW World Independent Heavyweight Titles

2018

ROH Death Before Dishonor: Las Vegas, Nevada:
- Kenny King pinned Jushin Liger
- Mark & Jay Briscoe retained the ROH tag team titles beating Christopher Daniels & Frankie Kazarian
- Sumie Sakai beat Tenille Dashwood to keep the WOH title 
- Punishment Martinez retained the TV title pinning Chris Sabin 
- Bully Ray & Silas Young beat Colt Cabana & Flip Gordon in a tables elimination match
- The Young Bucks & Cody & Hangman Page & Marty Scurll beat Kazuchika Okada & Tomohiro Ishii & Chuckie T & Baretta & Rocky Romero
- Jay Lethal pinned Will Ospreay to retain the ROH title