Daily Pro Wrestling History (10/30): Vader defeats Misawa to win AJPW Triple Crown

July 12, 2020 0 By HearthstoneYarns

1951

Minneapolis, Minnesota:
– NWA World Heavyweight Champion Lou Thesz defeated Pat O’Connor 

1952

Kansas City, Kansas:
– Bobby Lane beat Red Berry to capture the Heart of America Heavyweight 

1958

Kansas City, Kansas:
– Bob Geigel and Bob Orton beat Cowboy Bob Ellis and Sonny Myers 2 falls to 1

1965

Omaha, Nebraska:
– Danny Hodge & Reggie Parks beat AWA Tag Team Champions Larry Hennig & Harley Race by DQ
– Stan Pulaski beat Haru Sasaki by countout
– Jack Pesek beat Mad Dog Vachon

1969

Gifu, Japan:
– Antonio Inoki & Michiaki defeated Buddy Austin & Mr. Atomic to win back the JWA All Asian Tag Team Championship 

1973 

Macon, Georgia:
– Tim Woods & Mr. Wrestling #2 defeated the Super Infernos for the Macon Tag Team Titles

1976

Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
– Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat AWA Tag Team Champions Blackjack Lanza & Bobby Duncum by DQ
– The Crusher beat Mad Dog Vachon
– Peter Maivia beat Baron Von Raschke
– Pedro Morales beat Moose Morowski by DQ
– Pierre Poisson beat Iron Sheik

1978 

Greenville, South Carolina:
– Ric Flair & Big John Studd defeated Paul Jones & Ricky Steamboat to win the NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag Team Titles

1986 

Charleston, West Virginia:
– Nelson Royal defeated Alan West
– Rocky Kernodle defeated Gary Royal
– Don Kernodle fought Shaska Whatley to a draw
– Wahoo McDaniel defeated Tully Blanchard via disqualification
– Jimmy Garvin defeated Hector Guerrero
– NWA Tag Team Champions Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson defeated Ole & Arn Anderson in a double bullrope match
– NWA World Champion Ric Flair defeated NWA TV Champion Dusty Rhodes via disqualification

1988

Alexandria, Louisiana:
– Ron Simmons, Bobby Fulton & Tommy Rogers defeated Rip Morgan & the Sheepherders
– Ivan Koloff defeated Russian Assassin #2
– NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda defeated the Italian Stallion
– Eddie Gilbert defeated Russian Assassin #1 via disqualification
– Sting fought NWA US Champion Barry Windham to a no contest
– Lex Luger & Nikita Koloff defeated NWA World Champion Ric Flair & Al Perez
– NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors defeated Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane

Amorohi, Japan:
– Ashura Hara & Super Strong Machine (Junji Hirata) defeated Takashi Ishikawa & Mighty Inoue to win the All Japan All Asian Tag Team Titles 

1987 

Whitewater, Wisconsin:
– The Original Midnight Express, Dennis Condrey & Randy Rose, managed by Paul E. Dangerously, defeated Bill Dundee & Jerry Lawler to win the AWA World Tag Team Titles

1992

Milwaukee, Wisconsin:
– Shane Douglas & Erik Watts defeated Diamond Dallas Page & Scotty Flamingo
– Tony Atlas defeated Marcus Alexander Bagwell
– Steve Austin & Brian Pillman defeated Tom Zenk & Robbie Walker
– The Barbarian defeated Van Hammer
– Big Van Vader defeated Nikita Koloff
– WCW US Champion Rick Rude defeated Kensuke Sasaki
– WCW/NWA Tag Team Champions Barry Windham & Dustin Rhodes defeated Arn Anderson & Bobby Eaton
– Sting defeated Jake Roberts

1993

London, England (matinee):
– Johnny B. Badd defeated WCW Tag Team Champion Jerry Saggs
– Ricky Steamboat defeated Maxx Payne
– 2 Cold Scorpio & Marcus Alexander Bagwell defeated Brian Pillman & Steve Austin via disqualification
– WCW US Champion Dustin Rhodes defeated WCW TV Champion Lord Steven Regal (neither title was at stake in the bout)
– Sting defeated WCW Tag Team Champion Brian Knobbs
– Ric Flair & Davey Boy Smith defeated WCW World Champion Vader & WCW International World Champion Rick Rude 

London, England (evening):
– WCW TV Champion Lord Steven Regal pinned Johnny B. Badd 
– WCW Tag Team Champions the Nasty Boys defeated Marcus Alexander Bagwell & 2 Cold Scorpio 
– WCW US Champion Dustin Rhodes pinned Maxx Payne 
– Sting pinned WCW International World Champion Rick Rude in a non-title match 
– Ric Flair & Ricky Steamboat defeated Steve Austin & Brian Pillman 
– Davey Boy Smith defeated WCW World Champion Vader via disqualification 

1994 

Tokyo, Japan:
– Keiji Muto & Hiroshi Hase beat Masahiro Chono & Super Strong Machine to win the MSG Super Grade tag team tournament

1999 

Tokyo, Japan:
– Vader beat Mitsuharu Misawa to win the Triple Crown

2001 

Cincinnati, Ohio:
– Christian defeated Bradshaw (JBL) to win the WWF European Title 
– Booker T & Test defeated Chris Jericho & The Rock to win the WWF World Tag Team Title

2004 

Nashville, England:
– Dru Onyx beat Fergal Devitt (Finn Balor) to win the NWA Hammerlock British Commonwealth title

2005 

Kobe, Japan:
– Masahiro Chono & Hiroyoshi Tenzan beat Shinsuke Nakamura & Hiroshi Tanahashi to win the IWGP tag team titles

2010

– Sabu beat Damian 666 in Tlanepantla to win the X-Law International heavyweight title