Mike Cline's MID-ATLANTIC GRAPPLIN' GREATS
A fond look back at the great days of JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS professional wrestling.
Saturday, July 22, 2017
UNDER THE DOME in CHARLOTTE
September 7, 1959 CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA --- 58 Years Ago JOHNNY HEIDEMAN PAT O'HARA DICK STEINBORN CYCLONE ANAYA ...
Thursday, July 20, 2017
BECKER BOLO BATTLE
September 12, 1960 CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA 57 Years Ago The long-awaited return bout between fan favorite GEORGE BECKER and the ...
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
ANOTHER SIDE OF RIP HAWK
This is the way JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS wrestling fans saw RIP 'The Profile' HAWK...entering the ring to do battle and to win ...
Sunday, July 16, 2017
CLASSIC RASSLIN' RESULTS
RALEIGH, N.C. - 1968 --- LARS , GENE and OLE ANDERSON defeated RIP HAWK , SWEDE HANSON and NELSON ROYAL . GEORGE and SANDY SC...
Friday, July 14, 2017
WOW! 51 YEARS AGO
March 12, 1966 LEXINGTON, N.C. NELSON ROYAL TEX McKENZIE KURT VON STROHEIM BRUTE BERNARD and SKULL MURPHY STEVE BOLUS ...
Wednesday, July 12, 2017
THE INFERNOS versus BOGNI & LUBICH
One of the top tag teams to ever wrestle for JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS was the mean and rugged duo of BRONCO LUBICH and ALDO BOG...
Monday, July 10, 2017
September 10, 1966 LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA 51 Years Ago A LUMBERJACK MATCH has been scheduled to see if two top wrestling tag te...
Saturday, July 8, 2017
BULLDOG HENNING GETS WORLD TITLE SHOT
February 17, 1969 CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA 48 Years Ago Two men who have experienced the thrill of being a world champion are par...
Thursday, July 6, 2017
SIBLINGS VERSUS SIBLINGS, however
June 9, 1969 CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA 48 Years Ago Any time THE INFERNOS and manager J. C. DYKES enter an arena, trouble is on ...
Tuesday, July 4, 2017
TWO TON'S IN TOWN
July 18, 1968 STATESVILLE, NORTH CAROLINA 49 Years Ago The summer of 1968 was a great season for Statesville, N.C. Crocke...
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