Mike Cline's MID-ATLANTIC GRAPPLIN' GREATS
A fond look back at the great days of JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS professional wrestling.
Saturday, May 27, 2017
THIS TIME IT'S NO DQ
January 27, 1968 LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA --- 49 Years Ago A potentially wild rematch, with a NO DISQUALIFICATION stipulation ...
Thursday, May 25, 2017
HIGH SCHOOL BAND FUNDRAISER
March 19, 1963 SALISBURY, NORTH CAROLINA --- 54 Years Ago Some of professional wrestling's biggest stars will be featured on ...
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
TEXANS, DEMONS AND LUMBERJACKS...oh my.
September 10, 1966 LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA 51 Years Ago TONI ROSE THE MASKED RED DEMONS with MGR. GEORGE 'TWO TON'...
Sunday, May 21, 2017
THE QUEEN OF JCP
It took Mary Ann Kostecki only one professional wrestling match to decide to change her name. The transition in identification came ...
Friday, May 19, 2017
A FAN CLUB FOR RIP AND SWEDE
The tag team combination of RIP HAWK and SWEDE HANSON was a duo wrestling fans loved to hate. And then again, many fans just loved them. ...
Wednesday, May 17, 2017
OUTDOOR WRESTLING AT ITS BEST
May 4, 1966 CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA 51 Years Ago Three Charlotte newcomers are on the big outdoor wrestling card tonight at MEMO...
Monday, May 15, 2017
HAYSTACKS AND LUMBERJACKS
April 19, 1965 CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA --- 52 Years Ago HAYSTACK CALHOUN, the mountain that walks like a man, returns to Charlot...
Saturday, May 13, 2017
A LONG TIME FEUD
GEORGE BECKER and JOHNNY WEAVER ruled the tag team world in JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS for most of the 1960s. They faced every top 'he...
Thursday, May 11, 2017
EVERY MATCH A MAIN EVENT
AUGUST 10, 1959 CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA - 58 Years Ago Many wrestling fans are saying that promoter JIM CROCKETT has outdone him...
Tuesday, May 9, 2017
ONE 'HOT' TAG TEAM
THE INFERNOS with Manager J.C. DYKES JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS, throughout the 1960s, was known in the professional wrestling world ...
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