Daily Pro Wrestling History (06/18): CM Punk wins ROH World title


Waterloo, Iowa:
– Joe Stecher beat George Vassell 
– Abe Kashey drew Bob Jessen


Kansas City, Kansas:
– Everett Marshall beat Nanjo Singh to retain the World Title
– Lou Thesz beat Warren Bockwinkel 
– Dan O’Connor drew Walter Podolak


St. Joseph, Missouri:
– Jim Londos beat Ronnie Etchison to retain World Title 
– Orville Brown beat Joe Dusek by DQ


St. Louis, Missouri;
– Bill Longson defeated Billy Watson by countout
– Lou Thesz beat Frederick Von Schacht by DQ
– Sky-Hi Lee defeated Don McIntyre 
– Warren Bockwinkel beat Fritz Schnabel 


Honolulu, Hawaii:
– Arjan Singh defeated Sandor Szabo to win the NWA Hawaii Heavyweight Title


Fort Worth, Texas:
– Miguel Guzman defeated Wayne Martin for the NWA Texas Heavyweight Title 


Kansas City, Kansas:
– Moose Evans beat Mongolian Stomper to retain the US Title by DQ
– Sonny Myers beat Harley Race 2 falls to 0 (first fall by DQ)
– The Lawman drew Bob Geigel 
– Steve Bolus and Rocky Hamilton beat Bulldog Plechas and Baron Von Strauss


Omaha, Nebraska:
– In a cage match, Dale Lewis beat Luke Brown
– Reggie Parks & Mr Wrestling Tim Woods beat Mad Dog Vachon & Butcher Vachon 


San Angelo, Texas:
– Dory Funk, Jr. & Terry Funk defeated Kurt & Karl Von Brauner to win the Texas version of the NWA World Tag Team Titles


– Bruno Sammartino and Dominic DeNucci defeated The Mongols (Geeto and Bepo) for the WWF International Tag Team Titles

Indianapolis, Indiana:
– The Fabulous Kangaroos (Al Colstello & Don Kent) won the WWA World Tag Team Titles from Wilbur Snyder and Moose Cholak


Mexico City, Mexico:
– Enrique Vera defeated Raul Mata for the Mexico National Light Heavyweight Title


Indianapolis, Indiana:
– Jimmy & Johnny Valiant defeated Moose Cholak & Paul Christy for the WWA World Tag Team Titles

Caguas, Puerto Rico:
– Hercules Ayala defeated Huracan Castillo to win the WWC Puerto Rico Heavyweight Title 


Miami, Florida:
– Dusty Rhodes defeated Dick Slater to win the NWA Florida Southern Heavyweight Title


Des Moines, Iowa:
– Bob Brown & Pat O’Connor defeated Takachiho (The Great Kabuki) & Pak Song for the NWA Central States Tag Team Titles


Kansas City, Kansas:
– Bob Sweetan & Terry Gibbs defeated The Fabulous Freebirds (Terry Gordy & Michael Hayes) to win the vacant NWA Central States Tag Team


– Ringo Mendoza & Cachorro Mendoza defeated Satanico & Espectro, Jr. for the Mexico National Tag Team Titles

Denver, Colorado:
– AWA Tag Team Champions Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Jerry Blackwell & Sheik Adnan
– In a non-title match; Rick Martel beat AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel
– Tito Santana beat Ken Patera on a reverse decision DQ 
– Pat Patterson beat Dennis Stamp


Chicago, Illinois:
– Mad Dog Vachon beat Jerry Blackwell
– Wahoo McDaniel & Jerry Lawler & Dick The Bruiser beat Nick Bockwinkel & Jesse Ventura & Blackjack Lanza
– Greg Gagne beat Bobby Heenan 
– Ken Patera beat Jim Brunzell

Greenville, South Carolina:
– Jack and Jerry Brisco defeated Ricky Steamboat and Jay Youngblood to win the Mid-Atlantic version of the NWA World Tag Team Titles


Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada:
– Davey Boy Smith defeated Bad News Allen for the Stampede North American Heavyweight Title

Memphis, Tennessee:
– Phil Hickerson & The Spoiler (Frank Morrell) defeated Tommy Rich & Eddie Gilbert to win the AWA Southern Tag Team Titles


Tokyo, Japan:
– The Marine Wolves (Suzuka Minami & Akira Hokuto) defeated Grizzly Iwamoto & Bison Kimura for the vacant WWWA World Tag Team Titles

St. Louis, Missouri:
– Brian Pillman pinned the Raider (Doug Gilbert)
– Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace defeated the New Zealand Militia
– Terry Gordy pinned Scott Steiner 
– NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin defeated Scott Hall & Randy Rose
– Steve Williams pinned Bill Irwin
– The Samoan Swat Team defeated the Road Warriors via disqualification 
– NWA US Champion Lex Luger pinned Ricky Steamboat 
– Sting fought Terry Funk to a double countout


Birmingham, Alabama:
– The Junkyard Dog pinned Richard Morton
– Ron Simmons pinned Cactus Jack
– Dustin Rhodes pinned Bobby Eaton
– Steve Williams & Terry Gordy defeated Marcus Alexander Bagwell & Tom Zenk
– WCW TV Champion Steve Austin fought Barry Windham to a draw
– WCW US Champion Rick Rude defeated Ricky Steamboat in a Best 2 out of 3 falls match
– WCW World Champion Sting pinned Arn Anderson


Winston-Salem, North Carolina:
– 2 Cold Scorpio & Marcus Alexander Bagwell defeated Shanghai Pierce & Tex Slazenger 
– Maxx Payne defeated Tom Zenk via submission 
– Van Hammer pinned Tommy Angel 
– Dustin Rhodes pinned Rick Rude 
– Sting, Ric Flair, & Arn Anderson defeated NWA World Champion Barry Windham, WCW/NWA Tag Team Champions Steve Austin & Brian Pillman
– Davey Boy Smith defeated Sid Vicious (sub. for WCW World Champion Big Van Vader) via DQ 


Johnson City, Tennessee:
– Chris Jericho & Lance Storm defeated Steven Dunn & Killer Kyle
– Bruiser Bedlam defeated Tracy Smothers in a coal miner’s glove match
– SMW Tag Team Champions Brian Lee & Chris Candido fought Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson to a no contest in a piledriver match
– SMW Heavyweight Champion Jake Roberts defeated the Dirty White Boy via disqualification


WCW Great American Bash: Dayton, Ohio:
– Sting defeated Meng to win the vacant WCW United States Heavyweight Title 
– The Renegade defeated Arn Anderson to win the WCW World Television Title
– The Nasty Boys (Brian Knobbs and Jerry Sags) defeated The Blue Bloods (Earl Robert Eaton and Lord Steven Regal) to retain the WCW World Tag Team Titles
– Ric Flair defeated Randy Savage


Sapporo, Japan
– Mima Shimoda & Etsuko Mita defeated Tomoko Watanabe & Kumiko Maekawa to win the WWWA World Tag Team Titles


Mexico City, Mexico:
– Dr. Wagner, Jr. defeated Canek to win the UWA World Heavyweight Title 


ROH Death Before Dishonor III: Morristown, New Jersey:
– BJ Whitmer and Jimmy Jacobs defeated Jimmy Rave and Eddie Vegas to retain the ROH Tag Team Title
– Lacey defeated Cindy Rogers
– The Carnage Crew (Loc and DeVito) defeated The Ring Crew Express (Dunn and Marcos) in an Anything Goes Street Fight
– Samoa Joe defeated Colt Cabana to retain the ROH Pure Title
– NWA World Heavyweight Champion A.J. Styles defeated Petey Williams
– Lacey’s Angels (Izzy and Deranged) defeated Generation Next (Roderick Strong and Jack Evans)
– Nigel McGuiness defeated James Gibson, Homicide and Azrieal in a Four Corners Survival match
– Low Ki and Jay Lethal fought to a no contest
– CM Punk defeated Austin Aries to win the ROH Heavyweight Title


TNA Slammiversary: Orlando, Florida:
– Team Canada (Eric Young and A-1) defeated The Naturals (Andy Douglas and Chase Stevens)
– Team 3D (Brother Ray and Brother Devon) defeated The James Gang ( B.G. and Kip James) in a Bingo Hall Brawl
– Rhino defeated Team Canada (Bobby Roode and Scott D’Amore) in a Handicap match
– Senshi defeated Sonjay Dutt, Alex Shelley, Shark Boy, Petey Williams and Jay Lethal in an Elimination match
– Kevin Nash pinned Chris Sabin
– A.J. Styles and Christopher Daniels defeated America’s Most Wanted (Chris Harris and James Storm) to win the NWA World Tag Team Titles
– Samoa Joe pinned Scott Steiner
– Jeff Jarrett defeated champion Christian Cage, Abyss, Ron Killings and Sting in a King of the Mountain match to win the NWA World Heavyweight Title