On This Day: April 14, 1984 – Championship Wrestling 1984: This Hogan Guy Has Potential

Championship Wrestling Date: April 14, 1984 Location: Agricultural Hall, Allentown, Pennsylvania Commentators: Gene Okerlund, Vince McMahon This is another old show that I’ve only touched on in the past. Championship Wrestling used to be the flagship show for the company and would have all of the top stars and major matches airing here. That’s the […]

Wrestlemania Count-Up – Wrestlemania I: It All Starts….With A Tag Match?

I had to get here eventually and it feels great to be back. These shows are the first reviews I ever did as I thought it would be fun to look back at every show leading up to Wrestlemania 25. Little did I know that I would spend four years doing them and wind up […]

On This Day: January 3, 1987 – Saturday Night’s Main Event #9: The End Of The Feud Before The Huge Feud

Saturday Night’s Main Event 9 Date: January 3, 1987 Location; Hartford Civic Center, Hartford, Connecticut Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jesse Ventura Well we’re around the time of Mania 3 but first Hogan has a big feud to end. This time it’s Paul Orndorff who he’s feuded with forever and it’s in a cage. Other than that […]

Thought of the Day: Fight Over The Music

I only remember seeing this twice and it hasn’t happened in over 25 years.

Superstars of Wrestling – October 18, 1986: Drinking Soap And Wrestling Dogs

Superstars of Wrestling Date: October 18, 1986 Location: Onadonga War Memorial, Syracuse, New York Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jesse Ventura, Bruno Sammartino TNA shows take awhile to find so here’s something else to fill in the time with. We’re still in late 86 here and it’s still Piper vs. Adonis and Hogan vs. Orndorff, which will […]

Superstars of Wrestling – October 4, 1986: Weakest Show Yet

Superstars of Wrestling Date: October 4, 1986 Location: Baltimore Arena, Baltimore, Maryland Attendance: 7000 Commentators: Bruno Sammartino, Jesse Ventura, Vince McMahon Back with the last episode of this series that I have at the moment, although that’s likely to change. With Superstars there isn’t much you can predict as far as matches, but I would […]

Superstars of Wrestling – It’s The Debut Episode And…..That’s About It!

Superstars of Wrestling Date: September 6, 1986 Location; Providence Civic Center, Providence, Rhode Island Commentators: Vince McMahon, Jesse Ventura, Bruno Sammartino So I was going to do the September 13 episode when I found out that it was the second episode of the series. This would be during Hogan vs. Orndorff in what was an […]

Best of the WWF Volume 14 – Here Is Your Winner……Bobby Heenan?

Best of the WWF Volume 14 Host: Gorilla Monsoon Commentators: Craig DeGeorge, Bruno Sammartino, Jesse Ventura I found the rest of these that I have to do so I’ll be doing four batches of two each to finish them up. Due to how annoyed I got with the Clash series though, I’ll be doing other […]

The Big Event – 70,000 People Standing Outside Watching Hulk Hogan

The Big Event Date: August 28, 1986 Location: Exhibition Stadium, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Attendance: 70,000 Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Jimmy Valiant, Ernie Ladd You read the attendance right. This was by far and away the biggest crowd in North American history until about 8 months later when they got almost 20,000 more into the stands. This […]