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Pro-Wrestling Legend Shakes Off Family Tragedy to Stage One Last Fight in Israel

Pro-Wrestling Legend Shakes Off Family Tragedy to Stage One Last Fight in Israel

Jul 19 2017 By: Liel Leibovitz - TabletMag.com

Kevin Von Erich, the sole survivor of a legendary wrestling family, returns to Tel Aviv for one last sentimental bout Growing up in Israel in the 1980s, before cable TV and the Internet and the peace process, there was one pleasure, and one alone, that gave us all hope: the Von Erich brothers. Tall, handsome, and muscular, these professional wrestlers, be... Read More

 

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  • 1979 Gino Hernandez & El Gran Markus def. Jose Lothario & El Halcon for the WCCW American Tag Team Champion
  • 1986 Eddie Gilbert & Sting def. The Fantastics (Tommy Rogers & Bobby Fulton) for the UWF Tag Team Champions
  • 2008 The Forsaken (Michael Faith & Halo) def. Limited Edition (Les Mayne & Dane Griffin) for the MSWA Mid-South Tag Team Champion
  • 2013 Drake Gallows became the IZW Impact Division Champion
  • 2013 Kareem Sadat became the SWCW Hardcore Champion
  • 2014 The K. C. Wolves (Graham Bell & Luke Langley) became the WFC Tag Team Champions

Week of Sun 07-16 to Sat: 07-22

  • 07-16 1983 Butch Reed def. Junkyard Dog for the MSW North American Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-16 2004 Luc Lapointe def. Brandon Groom for the SRPW Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-16 2004 Shane Morbid def. Dirty Harry Sanchez for the SRPW Hardcore Champion
  • 07-16 2011 Bobby Burns became the SRPW Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-16 2011 Smooth Pork (Big Smooth & Pork Chop) def. The Ring Intruders (Jon Cross & Fuel) for the SRPW Tag Team Champions
  • 07-16 2011 Ray Martinez became the SRPW United States Champion
  • 07-16 2016 Simply the Future (Alex & J. D.) def. The Pen Palz (Dimitri Alexandrov & Skyler Fayden) for the WFC Tag Team Champions
  • 07-16 2016 The Convict def. Double D for the IZW Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-16 2016 Johnny Z became the IZW Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-17 2005 Phillip def. Li'l Joe for the ACW Hardcore Champion
  • 07-17 2005 Li'l Joe def. Phillip for the ACW Hardcore Champion
  • 07-17 2010 Shane Morbid def. Reckless for the TAP Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-17 2010 David Kyzer became the TAP Adrenaline Champion
  • 07-17 2010 Justin Sane became the AWF Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-17 2010 Bernie D def. Wage for the IZW Impact Division Champion
  • 07-17 2011 Eric Rose def. Max McGuirk for the MSWA Oklahoma Champion
  • 07-17 2015 Buster Cherry def. Mascara La Parka for the MSWA Oklahoma Champion
  • 07-18 2004 Bernie Donderwitz def. Li'l Joe for the ACW Hardcore Champion
  • 07-18 2015 Impact, Inc. (Johnny Z & Damon Windsor) def. The K. C. Wolves (Luke Langley & Graham Bell) for the IZW Tag Team Champions
  • 07-18 2015 Johnny Z def. Brad Michaels for the IZW Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-18 2015 Soul Ryders (Tim Rockwell & Mr. Nasty) def. A. C. Slaughter (Aaron Anders & Clint Cassidy) for the WFC Tag Team Champions
  • 07-19 1968 Fritz Von Erich & Grizzly Smith def. The Spoiler & Gary Hart for the WCCW American Tag Team Champion
  • 07-19 1971 Thunderbolt Patterson & Toru Tanaka def. Johnny Valentine & Wahoo McDaniel for the WCCW American Tag Team Champion
  • 07-19 1982 Bill Irwin def. Brian Adias for the WCCW Television Champion
  • 07-19 2008 Dane Griffin def. Les Mayne for the 3DW Texoma Champion
  • 07-19 2013 Big Daddy Moore became the BPPW Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-20 1979 Gino Hernandez & El Gran Markus def. Jose Lothario & El Halcon for the WCCW American Tag Team Champion
  • 07-20 1986 Eddie Gilbert & Sting def. The Fantastics (Tommy Rogers & Bobby Fulton) for the UWF Tag Team Champions
  • 07-20 2008 The Forsaken (Michael Faith & Halo) def. Limited Edition (Les Mayne & Dane Griffin) for the MSWA Mid-South Tag Team Champion
  • 07-20 2013 Drake Gallows became the IZW Impact Division Champion
  • 07-20 2013 Kareem Sadat became the SWCW Hardcore Champion
  • 07-20 2014 The K. C. Wolves (Graham Bell & Luke Langley) became the WFC Tag Team Champions
  • 07-21 1947 Buddy Rogers def. Dale Levin for the NWA Midwest World Champion
  • 07-21 1979 Bill Watts & Buck Robley def. The Assassin & The Angel 1st for the TSW United States Tag Team Champion
  • 07-21 2012 The Mercenary became the UWE United States Champion
  • 07-21 2012 L. J. McDaniels became the SWCW Womens Champion
  • 07-21 2012 Sam Stackhouse def. Jake O'Brien for the SRPW Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-21 2012 Angel Blue def. Venus for the IZW Queens Champion
  • 07-22 1960 Danny Hodge def. Angelo Savoldi for the NWA World Junior Heavyweight Champion
  • 07-22 1979 Mark Lewin def. Bruiser Brody for the WCCW Texas Brass Knuckles Champion
  • 07-22 1981 Bob Roop def. Super Destroyer for the MSW Louisiana Champion
  • 07-22 1985 Butch Reed def. Dutch Mantel for the MSW Television Champion
  • 07-22 2012 Cody Jones def. Les Mayne for the MSWA Oklahoma Champion
  • 07-22 2016 Nathan Estrada def. Adrian Dell for the ComPro Oklahoma X Division Champion
  • 07-22 2016 Steven Cruze def. Seth Angel for the ComPro Showtime Champion
07-20
  • Angel of Death Jul 20th Today!
  • Canadian Luchadore Jul 20th Today!
  • Steve Von Eric Jul 20th Today!
  • Striker Jul 20th Today!
  • Mark Romero Jul 21st
  • Bob Orton Jul 21st
  • Frenchy Semard Jul 22nd
  • Nelson Royal Jul 22nd
  • Mark Sterling Jul 22nd
  • David Von Erich Jul 22nd
  • Shaun Simpson Jul 22nd
  • Fabulous Moolah Jul 22nd
  • Great Matsuda Jul 22nd
  • Bob Roop Jul 22nd
  • Mike Musso Jul 22nd
  • Maniac Mike Jul 23rd
  • Outlaw Jul 23rd
  • Seann Stopp Jul 23rd
  • Al Perez Jul 23rd
  • Jay Clayton Jul 23rd
  • Original Oklahoma Outlaw Jul 24th
  • Joe Savoldi Jul 24th
  • Skip Young Jul 24th
  • Kevin Morgan Jul 25th
  • Red River Jack 2nd Jul 25th
  • Trent Calm Jul 25th
  • Yali Sapphire Jul 25th
  • Lee Cook Jul 26th
  • Mike Bytheway Jul 26th
  • Eric Rose Jul 27th
  • Matt Borne Jul 27th
  • Johnny Idol Jul 27th
  • Tom Simon Jul 27th
  • Sammy Guevara Jul 28th
  • Brian Lakewood Jul 28th
  • Tim Woods Jul 28th
  • Luke Brown Jul 28th
  • Vinny Pacheco Jul 29th
  • Scott Steiner Jul 29th
  • Boss Campbell Jul 29th
  • Oliver John Jul 29th
  • Ace Archuleta Jul 29th
  • James Brooks Jul 30th
  • Joel Deaton Aug 1st
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  • Dale Robinson Aug 1st
  • Tim Rockwell Aug 2nd
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