Daily Pro Wrestling History (07/23): War to Settle the Score; Great American Bash 1989


Waterloo, Iowa:
– Bronko Nagurski beat George Vassell


Chattanooga, Tennessee:
– Sputnik Monroe and Tommy Gilbert defeated Ron and Don Wright for the Tennessee Tag Team Titles

Kansas City, Kansas:
– Rufus R. Jones & Luis Martinez defeated Skandor Akbar & Oki Shikina
– Roger Kirby fought Danny Little Bear to a no contest 
– in a Texas Death Match; Bob Geigel defeated Harley Race


Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada:
– Nick Bockwinkel beat Hercules Cortez by DQ (Driving back to Minneapolis after this match, Cortez was killed in a car accident. At the time, Cortez was half of the AWA tag team champions)
– Larry Hennig & Lars Anderson beat Red Bastien & Bull Bullinski
– Vivian Vachon beat Kay Noble
– Billy Robinson beat Big K 
– Don Muraco beat Moose Morowski


Los Angeles, California:
– The Destroyer defeated Dick The Bruiser to win the WWA World Title 


Chicago, Illinois:
– Blackjack Lanza & Bobby Duncum beat Dick the Bruiser & The Crusher to win the AWA tag team title 
– AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Wilbur Snyder
– Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Mad Dog Vachon & Baron Von Raschke via DQ
– Ox Baker beat Jos LeDuc 
– Pepper Gomez beat Buddy Wolff


Atlanta, Georgia:
– Mr. Wrestling II defeated Dick Slater to win the Georgia Title 


Fort Worth, Texas:
– NWA World Champion Harley Race beat Kevin Von Erich
– Harley Race wrestled David Von Erich to a draw


Chicago, Illinois:
– AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel beat Wahoo McDaniel
– Mad Dog Vachon & Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Jerry Blackwell & Ken Patera & Sheik Adnan
– Dick the Bruiser beat Blackjack Lanza
– Mr. Saito beat Buck Zumhofe
– David Shults beat Baron Von Raschke (sub Rick Martel) 
– Bill White drew Brad Rheingans


WWF War to Settle the Score on MTV: Madison Square Garden:
– Wendi Richter defeated The Fabulous Moolah to win the WWF Women’s Title 
– WWF World Champion Hulk Hogan defeated Greg Valentine

Fort Worth, Texas:
– NWA World Champion Ric Flair defeated Gino Hernandez to retain the title


Baltimore, Maryland:
WCW Great American Bash: Baltimore, Maryland:
– Ric Flair defeated Terry Funk to retain the NWA World Title
– NWA Television Champion Sting defeated The Great Muta 
– NWA United States Champion Lex Luger defeated Ricky Steamboat via DQ


WWE Fully Loaded: Dallas, Texas:
– Perry Saturn defeated Eddie Guerrero to win the WWF European Title 
– The Rock defeated Chris Benoit to retain the WWE World Title