NWA WrestleWar 1989
?, 1989 - Nashville, Tennessee
- MATCH: "The Pearl of the Orient" The Great Muta beat Doug Gilbert w/Eddie Gilbert..
- Due to "circumstances beyond their control" the Junkyard Dog could not appear, and Gilbert subbed..
- MATCH: "Hacksaw" Butch Reed def "A True American" Ranger Ross..
- BULLROPE MATCH: Dick Murdock vs Bob Orton Jr went to a NO CONTEST..
- TAG MATCH: The Dynamic Dudes (Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace) beat The Somoan Swat Team w/Paul E..
- UNITED STATES TITLE MATCH: Michael Hayes def Lex Luger to win the US title!
- Terry Gordy made an appearance near the end put an unconcious Michael Hayes on top of Luger!
- Terry Gordy also pushed Lex Luger's foot off the bottom rope during the 3-count!
- TELEVISION TITLE MATCH: Sting def The Iron Sheik w/Rip Morgan to retain..
- WORLD TITLE MATCH: Ric Flair def Ricky Steamboat to win the title!
- Ricky Steamboat came out with his wife, and his son (the little dragon) sitting on a pony..
- This match has a one hour time limit..
- In the event of a draw, there are three judges at ringside: Lou Thesz, Pat O'Connor & Terry Funk..
- IN THE RING: Jim Ross & Ric Flair + Terry Funk..
- Jim Ross congradulates Ric Flair on his 6th World Heavyweight title..
- Ric Flair says that he's proud to be standing here with the World title for the 6th time!
- Terry Funk enters the ring and congradulates Ric Flair on his victory..
- Terry Funk goes on to challange Ric Flar to a World title match!
- Ric Flair declines and says that the NWA has a top ten, who deserves it more than Terry Funk..
- Terry Funk then attacks Ric Flair and piledrives him on the judges table at ringside!!!!!!!
- WORLD TAG TITLE MATCH: The Road Warriors beat Mike Rotunda & Steve Williams by DQ..
- Steve Williams & Mike Rotunda, known as the Varsity Club, are managed by "Gamesmaster" Kevin Sullivan..
- Paul Ellering accompanied the Road Warriors --- Kevin Sullivan was ejected EARLY in the match..
- This match will be refereed by Nikita Koloff..
- Late in the match, Dan Spivey & Kevin Sullivan pulled referee Nikita Koloff out of the ring!
- Nikita Koloff disqualified the Varsity Club and awarded the match to the Road Warriors..
- US TAG TITLE MATCH: Eddy Gilbert & Rick Steiner w/Missy Hyatt beat Kevin Sullivan & Dan Spivey to retain!
- Dan Spivey rammed Rick Stiener head first into the ringpost outside the ring!!
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