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World Class Championship Wrestling TV 03/13/1982

NWA World Heavyweight Champion Ric Flair makes his way to World Class Championship Wrestling to show the people of Texas what he can do in the ring. Plus, Kevin Von Erich goes one-on-one with Carlos Zapata in the main event, Al Madril and Tom 'Boogaloo' Shaft face The Great Kabuki and King Kong Bundy in a tag match, and more!

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World Class Championship Wrestling TV 02/27/1982

While the rivalry between The Von Erichs and Gary Hart continues, Kevin Von Erich takes to the ring to go one-on-one with Texas Heavyweight Champion Wild Bill Irwin in the main event. Plus, King Kong Bundy in action, Al Madril takes on Captain Frank Dusek, and much more!

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World Class Championship Wrestling TV 02/20/1982

On this edition of World Class Championship Wrestling, Bugsy McGraw puts the WCCW American Heavyweight Championship on the line in a match against Al Madril. Plus, Big Daddy Bundy faces a handicap match main event, Gene Goodson interviews Kevin and Kerry Von Erich, and much more!

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World Class Championship Wrestling TV 02/06/1982

On this edition of World Class Championship Wrestling, Bugsy McGraw puts the WCCW American Heavyweight Championship on the line in a match against Al Madril. Plus, Big Daddy Bundy faces a handicap match main event, Gene Goodson interviews Kevin and Kerry Von Erich, and much more!

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World Class Championship Wrestling TV 01/09/1982

On this edition of World Class Championship Wrestling, Kerry Von Erich takes on The Great Kabuki in singles action. Plus, Arman Hussein and Tim Brooks battle Tom Shaft and José Lothario in the main event, Kevin Von Erich faces Carlos Zapata, and more!

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World Class Championship Wrestling TV 01/02/1982

On this edition of World Class Championship Wrestling, Kerry and Kevin Von Erich take on the duo of Arman Hussein and Tim Brooks in a tag team match main event. Plus, The Great Kabuki in action, Big Daddy Bundy goes one-on-one with The Monk, and much more!

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Why NWA Power is the only US wrestling program I will care about moving forward

This year has been a monumental one for the professional wrestling scene. Major seismic shifts has taken place with the emergence of All Elite Wrestling on Wednesday Nights, NXT debuting on the USA Network, and the resurfacing of the National Wrestling Alliance have all changed the wrestling landscape. I’ve skipped over NXT, tuned into the first two episodes of AEW Dynamite and over the course of this weekend (Saturday more specifically), I decided to wake up and head to YouTube to watch the first episode of NWA Power. Read more

New Japan World Gems #3: Super Delfin Vs. Jushin “Thunder” Liger

The next installment of the New Japan World Gems series has arrived! For number three, we head back to June of 1994, for the final match of the inaugural Best of the Super Juniors tournament. These two masked Puroresu legends would face off to find out who the best junior wrestler in the world really was! In a series that is intended to get you more out of your New Japan World subscription than just the monthly shows of today, this singles match between NJPW’s Liger and Michinoku Pro’s Delfin pulled me right in! Read more

New Japan World Gems #2: Hiroshi Hase vs. Sting

Round two of my New Japan World Gems series takes us back to another Tokyo Dome Show, this time in 1993. In a series that is intended to get you more out of your New Japan World subscription than just the monthly shows of today, this singles match between NJPW’s Hiroshi Hase and WCW’s Sting jumped out to me! Read more

Rebooking ECW: Resurgence (08/01/97)

With the Born To Be Wired supershow a little over a week away, things couldn’t be more turbulent in Extreme Championship Wrestling! Tonight in White Plains, New York, ECW’s latest chapter unfolds as “The Franchise” seeks to set the record straight once and for all with The Triple Threat. In tag team action, Rob Van Dam teams with the former ECW Heavyweight Champion, Sabu, to take on the current ECW Heavyweight Champion, The Sandman, and a partner of his choosing. As the tipping point is reached with Taz and Saturn, what’s next for them and the ECW Television Championship? All this and much more tonight!

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