On This Day: August 11, 1989 – USWA Wrestling Challenge: When Worlds Collide

USWA Wrestling Challenge Date: August 11, 1989 Location: Sportatorium, Dallas, Texas Commentator: Marc Lowrance This is the first of I think six episodes I have of this. I don’t have them all in order and I have no idea where to find them otherwise, so I won’t be able to put up the one from […]

On This Day: March 28, 1991 – USWA Championship Wrestling: Tomorrow’s Superstars Today

USWA Championship Wrestling Date: March 28, 1991 Location: USWA Television Studios, Memphis, Tennessee Commentators: Dave Brown, Michael St. John I haven’t done one of these in about two months now. This is the last episode I have at the moment so it’s hard to say when I’ll get back down to Tennessee. I don’t really […]

On This Day: January 31, 1988 – WWF Wrestling Challenge: The Main Event Of Its Day

WWF Wrestling Challenge Date: January 31, 1988 Location: Nashville Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan At the moment this is the last show that I have from this era and this show in particular. There will probably be more but until I get them I obviously can’t review them. We’re past the […]

WWF Wrestling Challenge – February 14, 1988: There Will Be A Tournament

WWF Wrestling Challenge Date: February 14, 1988 Location: Wicomico Youth and Civic Center, Salisbury, Maryland Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan Happy Valentine’s Day and it’s time to talk about the Main Event. The gag order thing is gone now and we can talk about what happened nine days ago. I don’t remember if they did […]

WWF Wrestling Challenge – February 7, 1988: Steven Richards Approves Of This Show

WWF Wrestling Challenge Date: February 7, 1988 Location: Wicomico Youth and Civic Center, Salisbury, Maryland Commentators: Vince McMahon, Bobby Heenan What a name for a venue. We’re past the Rumble and the Main Event, but only the Rumble had aired when this show was taped. We won’t be into a post Main Event set of […]

WWF Wrestling Challenge – January 31, 1988: Hogan vs. Andre II Is Coming

WWF Wrestling Challenge Date: January 31, 1988 Location: Nashville Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan At the moment this is the last show that I have from this era and this show in particular. There will probably be more but until I get them I obviously can’t review them. We’re past the […]

WWF Wrestling Challenge – January 24, 1988: It’s Royal Rumble Day

WWF Wrestling Challenge Date: January 24, 1988 Location: Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan This is the day of the first ever Royal Rumble but of course this show was taped weeks earlier. They’ve been treating the Rumble like any other house show which is so strange to hear when it’s such […]

WWF Wrestling Challenge – January 17, 1988: The Rumble Royal? Since When?

WWF Wrestling Challenge Date: January 17, 1988 Location: Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan Back to the early 1988 B shows from the boys up north. We’re still getting close to the Rumble which probably won’t be mentioned more than in passing. Expect some more talk about the upcoming Hogan vs. Andre […]

WWF Wrestling Challenge – January 10, 1988: Can We Go Back To Superstars Please?

WWF Wrestling Challenge Date: January 10, 1988 Location: Civic Center, Fort Meyers, Florida Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan Hopefully this week is a normal episode in this series. From what I can tell this is a series of squashes plus some highlights from a SNME match with Bundy and Hogan which is really there for […]

WWF Wrestling Challenge – January 3, 1988: The Review Of The Review

WWF Wrestling Challenge Date: January 3, 1988 Location: Civic Center, Fort Meyers, Florida Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon, Bobby Heenan, Jesse Ventura, Bruno Sammartino, Vince McMahon So the Youtube guy has a new channel up so I’ll have a fresh supply of TV for you guys. We’ll start here with a pair of Wrestling Challenge tapings from […]