The Great American Bash 1986 – Greensboro

|Date: July 26, 1986|Venue: Greensboro Coliseum |City: Greensboro, North Carolina |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The Italian Stallion & Denny Brown vs. The Barbarian & Black Bart Previous PPV matches: This is a first time tag team match between these two thrown together teams. The Great American Bash PPV Record: Denny Brown drew his previous GAB match, Barbarian and Black Bart lost their previous matches. Italian Stallion … Continue reading The Great American Bash 1986 – Greensboro

The Great American Bash 1986 – Charlotte

|Date: July 5, 1986|Venue: Memorial Stadium |City: Charlotte, North Carolina |tweet me: @BastionBlogger The show kicks off with skydivers jumping out of planes. It’s an unusual way to kick off a pay per view. It goes on way too long. The national anthem follows. Denny Brown (c) vs. Steve Regal – Junior Heavyweight Championship match Background: Steve Regal is not the Steven Regal we all … Continue reading The Great American Bash 1986 – Charlotte

The Great American Bash 1985

|Date: July 6, 1985|Venue: American Legion Memorial Stadium |City: Charlotte, North Carolina|Attendance: 27,000 |tweet me: @BastionBlogger It’s worth noting that all I have of this show is a highlights video. I can’t find the full version of this show anywhere! A video package kicks us off with a montage of the superstars arriving. Gordon Solie introduces us to the show, he’s in a studio and … Continue reading The Great American Bash 1985

Starrcade ’84

|Date: November 22, 1984|Venue: Greensboro Coliseum Complex |City: Greensboro, North Carolina|Attendance: 16,000 |tweet me: @bastionblogger The show starts with a clip of how last years Starrcade ended with Ric Flair beating Harley Race for the NWA World’s Heavyweight Championship. Gordon Solie and Bob Caudle then welcomes us to this years event. Mike Davis (c) vs. Denny Brown – World’s Junior Heavyweight Championship Previous PPV matches: … Continue reading Starrcade ’84

WWE’s One Hit Wonders

Welcome to my blog listing all of WWE’s One Hit Wonders. So what do I mean by One Hit Wonders? Well it’s quite simple really, to qualify it means that everybody on this list has wrestled one PPV match for the WWE. It doesn’t include wrestlers who have wrestled once under one gimmick (like Papa Shango) but multiple times under other gimmicks. Simply put it … Continue reading WWE’s One Hit Wonders

Invasion 2001

| Date: July 22, 2001 | Venue: Gund Arena | City: Cleveland, Ohio | Attendance: 17, 964 | Buyrate: 770, 000 The biggest buyrate in history for a non-Wrestlemania PPV belong to the Invasion of wCw and ECW on the WWF. Since King Of The Ring the Invasion has taken centre stage with Shane McMahons wCw joining together with Paul Heyman and Stephanie McMahon’s ECW. Wrestlers such as DDP and Booker T … Continue reading Invasion 2001