Mike Cline's MID-ATLANTIC GRAPPLIN' GREATS
A fond look back at the great days of JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS professional wrestling.
Saturday, April 21, 2018
BECKER DEMANDS REMATCH
April 28, 1962 LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA 56 Years Ago A rematch between two top rivals, along with the debut of a world famous Or...
Thursday, April 19, 2018
BECKER, WEAVER and DEMONS
June 18, 1966 LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA 52 Years Ago They wrestled apart here last Saturday, but the fans' favorite duo, GEORGE ...
Tuesday, April 17, 2018
THE BILLY / BRONCHO BASH
March 25, 1963 CHARLOTTE, NORTH CAROLINA A renewal of a big feud between Indian great BILLY TWO RIVERS and rugged Yugoslavian ...
Sunday, April 15, 2018
LARS & GENE WANT MORE
May 25, 1968 LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA LARS and GENE ANDERSON NELSON ROYAL BOBBY RED CLOUD 'BULLDOG' LEE H...
Friday, April 13, 2018
MORE STARS THAN IN THE HEAVENS
OK, OK...I didn't make up that phrase. JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS never used the phrase either. It was actually the slogan of the movie s...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
JCP wrestling fans in and around the Richmond, Virginia area didn't have to journey far to see some great cards. Here are five from...
Monday, April 9, 2018
SCOTTS MEET SKINHEADS
July 25, 1964 LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA SKULL MURPHY SANDY and GEORGE SCOTT BRUTE BERNARD MIKE CLANCY JOHN HEATH NICK K...
Saturday, April 7, 2018
SWEDE HANSON - - ONE OF A KIND
During his long-term teaming with RIP HAWK. SWEDE's about to feed a VON STROHEIM a knuckle sandwich. HANSON near the end of his ...
Thursday, April 5, 2018
We don't hear much talk anymore about JIM CROCKETT PROMOTIONS wrestling as far back as the late 1950s. Many of the adult fans (a...
Tuesday, April 3, 2018
October 27, 1962 LEXINGTON, NORTH CAROLINA 56 YEARS AGO IKE EAKINS DON CURTIS JOE SCARPA GEORGE 'TWO TON' HARR...
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