Starrcade 1986: I Miss Magnum

Starrcade 1986 Date: November 27, 1986 Location: Greensboro Coliseum, Greensboro, North Carolina/The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia Attendance: 16,000/14,000 Commentators: Tony Schiavone, Rick Stewart, Bob Caudle, Johnny Weaver Much like last year, this show had a subtitle: Night of the Skywalkers. In this case it was because of a tag team scaffold match, meaning a scaffold was […]

Wrestler of the Day – March 9: Nikita Koloff

Today we go with the American playing a Russian who became a Lithuanian in Nikita Koloff.

Superstars on the Superstation: The Original Clash of the Champions

Superstars on the Superstation Date: February 7, 1986 Location: The Omni, Atlanta, Georiga Attendance: 10,000 Commentators: David Crockett, Tony Schiavone This is a rare show that I’ve heard about for years. Basically it’s a fan selected card with four matches featuring top stars. You could think of this as the prototype for Clash of the […]

Mid-South Wrestling – January 13, 1984: Magnum Gets Tarred And Feathered

Mid-South Championship Wrestling Date: January 13, 1984 Location: Irish McNeil Boys Club, Shreveport, Louisiana Commentators: Jim Ross, Bill Watts What is with all this 1984 I’m watching lately? Anyway, this is Mid-South which is one of the major territories I haven’t touched on yet. It was based around Oklahoma, east Texas and Louisiana and was […]