Wrestling History

September 5th – On This Day In Wrestling History

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1990 – Sting retained the WCW Heavyweight Championship against The Black Scorpion (portrayed by Al Perez) in the main event of Clash Of The Champions XII.

1991 – In the main event of Clash Of The Champions XVI, The Enforcers (Arn Anderson and Larry Zybysko) defeated Rick Steiner and Bill Kazmier to win the vacant WCW World Tag Team Titles.

2007 – Andrew ‘Test’ Martin is released from TNA Wrestling. He was with the company less than a month.

2020 – AEW All Out took place at Daily’s Place in Jacksonville, Florida. The mammoth 11-match card was headline by Jon Moxley defeated MJF to retain the AEW World Championship. Elsewhere on the card, Britt Baker and Big Swole competed in a cinematic ‘Tooth and Nail’ match in Baker’s dentist surgery, and Orange Cassidy got the better of Chris Jericho in a Mimosa Mayhem match.

Notable Wrestling Birthdays:

  • Ray Stevens (1935)
  • A.R Fox (1987)