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7/1/73 Green Bay, WI @ Brown County Veteran’s Memorial Arena
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel 2/3 in 26:25
Billy Robinson beat Lars Anderson dq in 18:45
Ivan Koloff beat Ken Patera via pin in 12:30
Geoff Portz beat Rene Goulet via pin in 13:25 after an airplane spin
Att: 6,182

7/3/73 Davenport, IA @ John O'Donnell Stadium
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham
Billy Robinson beat Rene Goulet dq
Ivan Koloff beat Ken Patera
Larry Heiniemi beat Geoff Portz
Reggie Parks beat Bill Crouch

7/5/73 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Arena
The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens 2/3 to apparently win the AWA Tag Team Title but the decision was later overturned when AWA President Stanley Blackburn ruled the wrong man (Stevens) was pinned in the 3rd fall.
1 Crusher beat Bockwinkel
2 Bockwinkel beat Crusher
3 Stevens was pinned while Bockwinkel was on the arena floor
Winner to meet AWA Champion Verne Gagne on 8/16
Superstar Billy Graham beat Billy Robinson dq when Robinson tossed Graham over the top rope
Larry Heiniemi beat Ken Patera
Ivan Koloff dcor Geoff Portz in 24:00
Reggie Parks beat Rene Goulet
George Gordienko beat George Grant
Att: “4,832 fans”

7/6/73 Duluth, MN @ Arena
Superstar Billy Graham beat Wahoo McDaniel dq when Wahoo hit the referee
Ivan Koloff dcor Ken Patera
Billy Robinson beat Bill Crouch in 8:00
Greg Gagne drew Joe Scarpello (sub Bob Bruggers)
att: 2,500

7/7/73 Moline TV
Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Red Mendez & Motro Mavassa
Ken Patera beat George Grant
Greg Gagne beat Joe Guzman
Larry Heiniemi beat Kenny Jay
Geoff Portz beat Bill Crouch

7/7/73 Minneapolis TV
The Crusher beat Bobby Vann
Reggie Parks beat Tom Demarco
Nick Bockwinkel beat George Gadaski
Ivan Koloff beat Prince Pullins
Larry Heiniemi beat Joe Guzman

7/7/73 St Paul, MN @ Civic Center
Nick Bockwinkel beat Ken Patera
The Crusher beat Ivan Koloff
Reggie Parks beat Larry Heiniemi dq
Bob Bruggers drew Joe Scarpello
Billy Red Cloud beat Joe Guzman

7/13/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
No Time Limit
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham dq in 11:02 when Ivan Koloff interfered
Ivan Koloff beat Ken Patera 2/3
1. Koloff beat Patera in 9:57
2. Patera beat Koloff in 6:28
3. Koloff beat Patera in 2:42
Ricky Romero beat Roger Kirby in 15:59
Reggie Parks beat Rene Goulet via pin with a back cradle hold in 20:39
Greg Gagne drew Bob Bruggers 20:00
att: 5,397

7/14/73 Moline TV
The Crusher beat Bobby Vann
Reggie Parks beat Tom Demarco
Nick Bockwinkel beat George Gadaski
Ivan Koloff beat Prince Pullins
Larry Heiniemi beat Joe Guzman

7/14/73 Minneapolis TV
The Crusher beat Frank Diamond
Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Tom Demarco & Prince Pullins
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Peter Lee & George Scott
Billy Robinson beat Joe Guzman
Lars Anderson beat Percy Pringle
Ken Patera beat Bobby Van

7/14/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
Non Title Human Cage match
Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens
Bob Ellis no contest Ivan Koloff
Ken Patera beat Vic Rossitani
Pepper Gomez beat Rene Goulet
Bob Bruggers beat George Gadaski
Greg Gagne beat Bill Crouch
Note: A cage match was scheduled but the cage did not arrive. So they came up with the idea of a Human Cage Match aka a Lumberjack Match.

7/14/73 Milwaukee, WI @ Arena
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Superstar Billy Graham dq when Graham jumped off the top rope onto Gagne
Wahoo McDaniel & Billy Robinson beat Blackjack Lanza & Blackjack Mulligan 2/3
Larry Heiniemi beat Bill Watts dq when Watts tossed Heiniemi over the top rope
Geoff Portz beat Joe Scarpello via pin
Reggie Parks beat Billy Red Cloud via pin
att: “crowd of 6,093”

7/18/73 Fargo, ND @ Civic Auditorium
The Crusher beat Ivan Koloff
Nick Bockwinkel beat Billy Robinson dq
Geoff Portz drew Lars Anderson
Reggie Parks beat Vic Rossitani
Greg Gagne beat Bill Crouch

7/19/73 Duluth, MN @ Arena
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham via pin after receiving some help from Billy Robinson
Ivan Koloff beat Billy Robinson via pin after receiving some help from Superstar Billy Graham
Larry Heiniemi beat Reggie Parks via pin
Geoff Portz beat Bob Bruggers via pin
Greg Gagne drew Vic Rossitani
att: 1,500

7/20/73 Rockford, IL @ Boylan High School
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat The Crusher & Billy Robinson

7/21/73 Moline TV
The Crusher beat Frank Diamond
Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Tom Demarco & Prince Pullins
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Peter Lee & George Scott
Billy Robinson beat Joe Guzman
Lars Anderson beat Percy Pringle
Ken Patera beat Bobby Van

7/21/73 Minneapolis TV
The Crusher beat Jay French
Wahoo McDaniel beat Bill Crouch
Superstar Billy Graham beat Farmer Vick
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Jim Dalton & Frank Diamond
Greg Gagne beat Joe Guzman
Ray Stevens beat George Gadaski

7/21/73 Minneapolis, MN @ Auditorium
Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel 2/3 in 31:15
Billy Robinson beat Larry Heiniemi COR 12:15
Nick Bockwinkel beat Reggie Parks via pin in 12:00
Ray Stevens beat Ken Patera via pin in 11:20
Geoff Portz beat Frank Diamond via pin in 7:15
Vic Rossitani beat Farmer Vick via pin in 8:00
Greg Gagne beat Jim Dalton via pin in 11:20
Bob Bruggers beat Jay French via pin in 8:55
att: 4,380

7/23/73 Davenport, IA @ John O'Donnell Stadium
The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff
Nick Bockwinkel beat Ken Patera
Larry Heiniemi beat Reggie Parks dq
Geoff Portz beat Vic Rossitani
Greg Gagne beat Bill Crouch

7/25/73 Honolulu, HI @ HIC Arena
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Superstar Billy Graham on a 3rd fall dq when Graham jumped off the top rope onto Gagne
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Ken Patera & Billy Robinson
Ripper Collins & Ed Francis beat Neff Maiava & Sam Steamboat 2/3 to win Hawaiian tag title
Hard Boiled Haggerty beat Ric Flair
Bill Francis drew Bull Ramos

7/27/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Mad Dog Vachon & The Crusher dq in 21:43
Nick Bockwinkel beat Dusty Rhodes at the 5:45 mark of the 3rd fall
Larry Heiniemi beat Reggie Parks via pin in 18:39
Greg Gagne drew Vic Rossitani 20:00
att: 6,758

7/28/73 Moline TV
The Crusher beat Jay French
Wahoo McDaniel beat Bill Crouch
Superstar Billy Graham beat Farmer Vick
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Jim Dalton & Frank Diamond
Greg Gagne beat Joe Guzman
Ray Stevens beat George Gadaski

7/28/73 Minneapolis TV
The Crusher beat Percy Pringle
Superstar Billy Graham beat Frank Diamond
Reggie Parks beat Bobby Vann
Billy Robinson beat Caesar Pavlon
Nick Bockwinkel beat Tom Demarco
Lars Anderson beat Prince Pullins
Geoff Portz beat Joe Guzman

7/28/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
Ernie Ladd beat Dick the Bruiser COR
Jimmy Valiant & Baron Von Raschke beat Billy Robinson & Wilbur Snyder
Bob Ellis drew Ray Stevens
Pepper Gomez beat Ken Dillinger
Sailor Art Thomas beat Vic Rossitani
Billy Red Cloud drew Joe Scarpello

7/28/73 Milwaukee, WI @ Auditorium
The Crusher beat Ivan Koloff via pin
Wahoo McDaniel beat Superstar Billy Graham
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Geoff Portz & Reggie Parks 2/3
1 Portz & Parks won
2 Heiniemi & Wolff won
3 Heiniemi & Wolff won
Greg Gagne drew Ric Flair
Bob Bruggers beat George Gadaski
att: “crowd of 5,262”

7/29/73 Green Bay, WI @ Brown County Veteran’s Memorial Arena
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham COR in 12:45
Wahoo McDaniel beat Nick Bockwinkel 2/3
1 Wahoo beat Bockwinkel
2 Bockwinkel beat Wahoo
3 Wahoo beat Bockwinkel
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz 2/3 in 28:15
1 Robinson & Portz won
2 Heiniemi & Wolff won
3 Heiniemi & Wolff won
Greg Gagne beat Bill Crouch via pin in 13:52
att: 6,488
Note from One Fan Gang: The lineup originally billed as two singles bouts: Heiniemi vs Robinson and Wolff vs Portz.

7/30/73 Decatur, IL
Superstar Billy Graham beat Wahoo McDaniel dq
Ivan Koloff beat Billy Red Cloud
Larry Heiniemi drew Geoff Portz
Buddy Wolff beat Bob Bruggers

8/4/73 Moline TV
Nick Bockwinkel beat Tom DeMarco
The Crusher beat Jay French
Wahoo McDaniel beat Bill Crouch
Superstar Billy Graham beat Farmer Vick
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Jim Dalton & Frank Diamond
Greg Gagne beat Joe Guzman
Ray Stevens beat George Gadaski

8/4/73 Minneapolis TV
The Crusher beat Joe Guzman
Wahoo McDaniel beat Angel Rivera
Superstar Billy Graham beat Nacho Berrera
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Peter Lee & Caesar Pabon
Buddy Wolff beat George Gadaski
Ken Patera beat Bobby Vann

8/4/73 Minneapolis, MN @ Auditorium
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham dq when Ivan Koloff interfered
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Wahoo McDaniel & Ken Patera 2/3
Ivan Koloff beat Billy Red Cloud via pin in 17:00
Bob Bruggers beat Larry Heiniemi dq
Geoff Portz beat Bill Crouch via pin
att: 4,482

8/5/73 Pueblo, CO
Larry Hennig drew Reggie Parks

8/10/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel on a 3rd fall COR
1. Wahoo pinned Stevens in 5:12
2. Bockwinkel beat Wahoo in 8:03
3. Wahoo was counted out of the ring at 3:20
Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera in 12:14
Red Bastien drew Ivan Koloff 20:00
Greg Gagne beat Ric Flair in 15:48
att: 4,501

8/10/73 Warren, IL
Larry Heiniemi vs Reggie Parks
Geoff Portz vs Vic Rossitani
Bob Bruggers vs Buddy Wolff

8/11/73 Minneapolis TV
Geoff Portz & Billy Robinson beat Frankie Diamond & Percy Pringle
Ivan Koloff beat Tom Demarco
Ken Patera beat Joe Guzman
Nick Bockwinkel beat Bobby Van
Reggie Parks beat Prince Pullins

8/11/73 Moline TV
The Crusher beat Joe Guzman
Wahoo McDaniel beat Angel Rivera
Superstar Billy Graham beat Nacho Berrera
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Peter Lee & Caesar Pabon
Buddy Wolff beat George Gadaski

8/11/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
The Crusher no contest Superstar Billy Graham
Wahoo McDaniel beat Ivan Koloff
Ernie Ladd beat Moose Cholak
Sailor Art Thomas beat Ric Flair
Jimmy Valiant & Baron Von Raschke beat Bob Ellis & Reggie Parks (sub Ken Patera)
Greg Gagne beat Bobby Heenan

8/11/73 Rockford, IL @ Boylan High School (Matinee show)
Ken Patera won a 10 Man Battle Royal
Billy Robinson beat Ray Stevens dq
Red Bastien beat Nick Bockwinkel via pin when the referee did not see Nick’s feet on the ropes
Larry Heiniemi beat Ken Patera via pin
Geoff Portz beat George Gadaski via pin
Buddy Wolff beat Bill Crouch via pin

8/13/73 Davenport, IA @ John O'Donnell Stadium
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Nick Bockwinkel
Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Wahoo McDaniel & Billy Red Cloud
Billy Robinson beat Ray Stevens
Reggie Parks drew Geoff Portz
Greg Gagne beat Vic Rossitani

8/16/73 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Arena
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Superstar Billy Graham in 18:00
After the match, Graham along with Ivan Koloff attacked Gagne and Verne ended up being stretchered out of the Arena.
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Red Bastien & Wahoo McDaniel 2/3
1. Wahoo pinned Stevens
2. Bockwinkel pinned Bastien
3. Stevens pinned Wahoo
US Women's Champion Betty Niccoli beat Jean Antone in 22:00
Billy Robinson beat Larry Heiniemi in 17:00
Geoff Portz beat Vic Rossitani
Greg Gagne (Winnipeg debut) beat Bill Crouch in 14:00
George Gordienko beat Stan Moose Morowski in a little over 10 minutes
Att: “7,946 spectators”
Notes: The Winnipeg Press often billed Superstar Billy Graham as Super Chicken Graham. The United States Women’s Title was occasionally referred to as the AWA Women’s Title in the Winnipeg Press.

8/17/73 Peoria, IL
Wahoo McDaniel beat Nick Bockwinkel
Billy Robinson beat Ray Stevens dq
Reggie Parks & Ken Patera beat Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff
Bob Bruggers drew Billy Red Cloud

8/18/73 Milwaukee, WI @ Arena
The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff 2/3
Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson dq
Red Bastien beat Nick Bockwinkel via pin
Larry Heiniemi drew Geoff Portz
Greg Gagne beat Vic Rossitani via pin
Ric Flair beat Billy Red Cloud via pin
att: “crowd of 8,747”

8/18/73 Moline TV
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Frank Diamond & Percy Pringle
Ivan Koloff beat Tom Demarco
Ken Patera beat Joe Guzman
Nick Bockwinkel beat Bobby Vann
Reggie Parks beat Prince Pullins

8/18/73 Minneapolis TV
Billy Robinson beat Joe Guzman
Verne Gagne beat Bill Howard
Ray Stevens beat Angel Rivera
Buddy Wolff beat Peter Lee
Ken Patera beat Bob Amel & Caesar Pabon

8/19/73 Green Bay, WI @ Brown County Veteran’s Memorial Arena
Saloon Match
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham via pin in 17:17
Wahoo McDaniel beat Ivan Koloff via pin in 9:43
Red Bastien & Ken Patera beat Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff on a 3rd fall dq in 28:00
1 Patera beat Heiniemi by submission
2 Wolff beat Bastien
3 Wolff was dq'ed for jumping off the top rope
Greg Gagne beat Vic Rositanni via pin at 21:42
att: 6,488

8/21/73 Knoxville, IL @ Knox County Fairgrounds
Superstar Billy Graham vs Billy Robinson
Red Bastien vs Ivan Koloff
Geoff Portz vs Larry Heiniemi
Bob Bruggers vs Vic Rossitani

8/22/73 Honolulu, HI @ HIC Arena
Ken Patera & Billy Robinson beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens on a 3rd fall dq when Bockwinkel hit Patera with a chair
WWWF Champion Pedro Morales dcor Ed Francis
Betty Niccoli & Ripper Collins beat Jean Antone & Paul Jones
Sam Steamboat beat Hard Boiled Haggerty
Bill Francis beat Tony Borne dq

8/24/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
Saloon match
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham via pin
Non Title
Billy Robinson & Wahoo McDaniel beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens on a 3rd fall dq when Wahoo was tossed over the top rope
Red Bastien beat Larry Heiniemi via pin at 17:50
Geoff Portz beat Vic Rositanni via pin at 13:03 after an airplane spin
att: 6,980

8/25/73 St Paul, MN @ Midway Stadium
Billy Robinson beat AWA Champion Verne Gagne dq
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat The Crusher & Red Bastien
Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera COR
Larry Heiniemi drew Reggie Parks
Buddy Wolff beat Billy Red Cloud
Ivan Koloff beat Bob Bruggers
Greg Gagne beat Vic Rossitani dq
Att: 10,000

8/25/73 Moline TV
Billy Robinson beat Joe Guzman
Verne Gagne beat Bill Howard
Ray Stevens beat Angel Rivera
Buddy Wolff beat Peter Lee
Ken Patera beat Bob Amel & Caesar Pabon

8/25/73 Minneapolis TV
Bill Howard & Geoff Portz beat Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens dq
The Crusher beat Bob Amel
Billy Graham beat Armando Rodriguez
Red Bastien beat Bill Crouch
Buddy Wolff beat Kenny Jay

8/28/73 Duluth, MN @ Arena
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff 2/3
Ken Patera beat Larry Heiniemi dq when Heiniemi hit the referee
Buddy Wolff beat Billy Red Cloud
Ric Flair drew Bob Bruggers (sub Greg Gagne) 20:00
att: 850

8/31/73 Rockford, IL @ Boylan High School
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham dq

9/1/73 Moline TV
Bill Howard & Geoff Portz beat Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens dq
The Crusher beat Bob Amel
Superstar Billy Graham beat Armando Rodriguez
Red Bastien beat Bill Crouch
Buddy Wolff beat Kenny Jay

9/1/73 Minneapolis TV
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat Big K & Bobby Vann
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Tom DeMarco & Red Mendez
Ken Patera beat Joe Guzman
Buddy Wolff beat Bill Howard
Ivan Koloff beat George Gadaski

9/3/73 Davenport, IA @ John O'Donnell Stadium
Cage match
The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff
Billy Robinson beat Nick Bockwinkel
Ken Patera beat Larry Heiniemi
Geoff Portz drew Buddy Wolff
Reggie Parks beat Ric Flair

9/8/73 Moline TV
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat Big K & Bobby Vann
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Tom DeMarco & Red Mendez
Ken Patera beat Joe Guzman
Buddy Wolff beat Bill Howard
Ivan Koloff beat George Gadaski

9/8/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
Dick the Bruiser no contest Ernie Ladd
Jimmy Valiant & Baron Von Raschke beat Bull Bullinski & Wilbur Snyder
Bob Ellis beat Bobby Heenan COR
Red Bastien beat Buddy Wolff
Pepper Gomez beat Vic Rossitani
Ken Patera beat Bill Crouch

9/8/73 Milwaukee, WI @ Auditorium
Superstar Billy Graham beat the Crusher via pin at 11:59
Wahoo McDaniel & Billy Robinson beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens on a 3rd fall dq
Ivan Koloff beat Sailor Art Thomas via pin in 9:44
Reggie Parks drew Geoff Portz
Ric Flair beat Billy Howard via pin in 15:52
att: 6,059

9/12/73 Honolulu, HI @ HIC Arena
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham
Ed Francis beat Sam Steamboat to win Hawaiian Title
Neff Maiava & Tosh Togo beat Tony Borne & Ripper Collins
Nick Bockwinkel beat Ken Patera
Ivan Koloff beat Al Madril
Billy Francis beat Jack Bence

9/13/73 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Arena
Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Verne Gagne & Wahoo McDaniel 2/3
1. Koloff beat Wahoo in 16:00
2. Wahoo pinned Graham at the 23:00 mark
3. Graham pinned Gagne after Koloff hit Gagne in the back of the head with brass knuckles while Gagne had Graham locked in the sleeper hold
Red Bastien beat Ray Stevens via pin in 18:00
Billy Robinson beat Buddy Wolff dq when Wolff rammed Robinson's head into the ring post
Geoff Portz beat Ric Flair
Reggie Parks beat Bobby Jones in 8:00
Att: “close to 5,000 fans”

9/14/73 Kenora, Canada
Billy Robinson vs Ivan Koloff
Ric Flair vs Reggie Parks
Geoff Portz vs Buddy Wolff
Zodiac vs Bob Tuck

9/15/73 Moline TV
Dick The Bruiser & The Crusher beat Bill Crouch & Bob Amel
Nick Bockwinkel beat Kenny Jay
Billy Robinson beat Starr
Billy Graham beat George Gadaski
Wahoo McDaniel beat Rodeo Jones

9/15/73 Minneapolis TV 
Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Kenny Jay & Caesar Pavlon
Billy Robinson beat Bill Howard
Andre the Giant beat Bill Crouch
Ray Stevens beat George Gadaski

9/15/73 St Paul, MN @ Civic Center
Two Ring Battle Royal
Ring one winner Superstar Billy Graham beat Ring two winner Andre The Giant to claim the prize money
Andre the Giant beat Buddy Wolff COR
Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson dq
Ivan Koloff drew Ken Patera
Red Bastien beat Reggie Parks via pin
Geoff Portz beat Billy Howard via pin
att: 9,000+

9/18/73 Omaha, NE @ Civic Auditorium
Wahoo McDaniel beat Superstar Billy Graham on a 3rd fall COR
Red Bastien & Reggie Parks beat Larry Hennig & Ivan Koloff 2/3
Buddy Wolff beat Ken Patera
Ric Flair beat Bull Bullinski
Geoff Portz beat Billy Howard
Patera was also scheduled to Arm Wrestle Wolff
att: 1,420

9/19/73 Fargo, ND @ Civic Auditorium
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Larry Hennig & Buddy Wolff
Reggie Parks beat Ric Flair
Leroy Hirsch drew George Gadaski

9/19/73 Peoria, IL @ Richwoods High School
Strap Match
Wahoo McDaniel beat Billy Graham
Red Bastien beat Bobby Heenan COR
Pepper Gomez beat Mitsu Arakawa via pin
Bull Bullinski beat Bill Howard by submission
Bill Crouch drew Tom DeMarco 20:00

9/20/73 Springfield, IL
Superstar Billy Graham vs The Crusher
Red Bastien vs Mitsu Arakawa

9/21/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
Ken Patera won a 12 man battle royal by eliminating Nick Bockwinkel & Superstar Billy Graham to earn $20,000
Billy Robinson beat Ray Stevens COR in 11:10
Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera in 9:22
Red Bastien beat Nick Bockwinkel via pin in 9:07
Ricky Romero beat Ric Flair via pin in 8:50
Geoff Portz drew Buddy Wolff 20:00
att: 7,660

9/22/73 Moline TV
Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Kenny Jay & Caesar Pavlon
Billy Robinson beat Bill Howard
Andre the Giant beat Bill Crouch
Ray Stevens beat George Gadaski
Larry Hennig beat Peter Lee
Red Bastien beat Armando Rodriguez

9/22/73 Minneapolis TV 
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat Joe Guzman & Bobby Vann
George Gadaski beat Superstar Billy Graham dq
Nick Bockwinkel beat Bill Howard
Ken Patera beat Pancho Vasquez
Buddy Wolff beat Red Mendez
Arena Tape 9/15 Battle Royal won by Superstar Billy Graham

9/22/73 Minneapolis, MN @ Auditorium
Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera via pin in 13:10 after Patera beat Graham by dq in an arm wrestling match
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Larry Hennig & Buddy Wolff 2/3
Nick Bockwinkel beat Red Bastien dq
Handicap Match
Ivan Koloff beat Bobby Vann via pin in 5:10 and then Raoul Guzman via pin in 12:35
Ric Flair beat Billy Howard in 13:20
Att: 3,160

9/23/73 Green Bay, WI @ Brown County Veteran’s Memorial Arena
Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens on a 3rd fall dq
1 Bruiser & Crusher won
2 Bockwinkel & Stevens won
3 Stevens was dq’ed for jumping off the top rope
Billy Robinson beat Larry Hennig via pin
Ken Patera beat Buddy Wolff COR
Arm Wrestling
Ken Patera beat Buddy Wolff
Geoff Portz beat Ric Flair via pin

9/24/73 Bismarck, ND @ Civic Center
Arm Wrestling
Superstar Billy Graham vs Ken Patera
Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff vs Ken Patera & Red Bastien
Buddy Wolff vs Geoff Portz
Ric Flair vs George Gadaski

9/24/73 Sapporo, Japan @ Nakajima Sports Center
Shozo "Strong" Kobayashi beat AWA Champion Verne Gagne dq in 34:20
Lars Anderson & Blackjack Mulligan beat Animal Hamaguchi & Great Kusatsu
Rusher Kimura beat Tadaharu Tanaka
Willem Hall beat Takeshi Oiso
Handicap Match
Moose Cholak beat Mr. Chin & Katsuzo Oiyama
Greg Gagne beat Isamu Sakae
Dale Lewis beat Tsutomu Yonemura
Mighty lnoue beat Bob Bruggers
Att: 5,000

9/26/73 Honolulu, HI @ HIC Arena
Red Bastien (sub The Crusher) & Ken Patera beat Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff
North American Champion Billy Robinson beat Nick Bockwinkel
Sam Steamboat & Neff Maiava beat Ripper Collins & Ed Francis
Tosh Togo (Odd Job) beat Johnny Powers
Sandor Kovacs drew Bill Francis

9/27/73 Nagoya, Japan @ Aichi Prefectural Gym
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Shozo "Strong" Kobayashi via pin in 21:11
Cage Match
Rusher Kimura KO Lars Anderson 22:20
Mighty Inoue beat Great Kusatsu
Willem Hall beat Dale Lewis
Animal Hamaguchi beat Greg Gagne
Bob Bruggers & Blackjack Mulligan beat Tadaharu Tanaka & Isamu Teranishi
Handicap Match
Moose Cholak beat Mr. Chin & Isamu Sakae 
Takeshi Oiso beat Frikkie Alberts
Katsuzo Oiyama beat Tsutomu Yonemura
Att: 5,000

9/28/73 Rockford, IL @ Boylan High School
The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens dq
Red Bastien drew Buddy Wolff
Ric Flair beat Jim Brunzell

9/29/73 Moline TV
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat Joe Guzman & Bobby Vann
George Gadaski beat Superstar Billy Graham dq
Nick Bockwinkel beat Bill Howard
Ken Patera beat Pancho Vasquez
Buddy Wolff beat Red Mendez

9/29/73 Minneapolis TV
Ray Stevens beat Bob Amel
Superstar Billy Graham beat Frank Monte
Wahoo McDaniel beat Mark Starr
Larry Hennig beat Bill Crouch
Billy Robinson beat Caesar Pabon

9/29/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
Dick the Bruiser & Bruno Sammartino beat Ernie Ladd & Jimmy Valiant
Red Bastien no contest Ray Stevens
Bull Bullinski beat Vic Rossitani
Cora Combs & Princess Jasmine beat Mary Jane Mull & Tanya West
Larry Hennig beat Bobby Vann

9/29/73 Milwaukee, WI @ Arena
Cage match
The Crusher & Mad Dog Vachon beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff
Billy Robinson beat Nick Bockwinkel via pin
Bill Watts beat Buddy Wolff via pin
Reggie Parks drew Geoff Portz
Jim Brunzell beat Billy Howard via pin
att: “12,300 fans”, gate: $64,571

10/2/73 Moline, IL @ Wharton Field House
Superstar Billy Graham and Billy Robinson were respective winners of a two ring battle royal
Red Bastien beat Mitsu Arakawa
Superstar Billy Graham beat Hans Schmidt
Larry Hennig beat Billy Howard
Buddy Wolff beat Reggie Parks
Bull Bullinski beat Bobby Heenan

10/3/73 Duluth, MN @ Arena
Wahoo McDaniel no contest Superstar Billy Graham
Billy Robinson beat Ivan Koloff via pin in 40:00
Red Bastien drew Buddy Wolff
Geoff Portz beat Ric Flair via pin
Reggie Parks beat Billy Howard via pin
att: 2,500

10/4/73 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Arena
20 man, 2 ring battle royal for $50,000
Superstar Billy Graham won ring 1 by eliminating Wahoo McDaniel, The Crusher won ring 2 by eliminating Ivan Koloff
Graham to meet Crusher on 10/25 in Winnipeg for the $50,000 prize money
Gene Kiniski & Wahoo McDaniel beat Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff when Wahoo pinned Koloff in 10:00
Red Bastien drew Nick Bockwinkel
Billy Robinson beat Hans Schmidt via pin in 13:00
Mighty Igor Vodik beat Larry Hennig dq
Buddy Wolff beat Reggie Parks via pin
Geoff Portz beat Billy Howard via pin
Att: “crowd of 8,239”

10/6/73 Moline TV
Ray Stevens beat Bob Amel
Superstar Billy Graham beat Frank Monte
Wahoo McDaniel beat Mark Starr
Larry Hennig beat Bill Crouch

10/6/73 Minneapolis TV
The Crusher beat Joe Guzman
Non Title
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens
Wahoo McDaniel beat Red Mendez
Billy Graham beat Tom Demarco
John the Greek drew Ivan Koloff
Ken Patera beat Bill Howard

10/6/73 St Paul, MN
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Wahoo McDaniel & Billy Red Cloud
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham
Ivan Koloff beat Ken Patera
Larry Hennig beat Reggie Parks
Geoff Portz drew Buddy Wolff
att: 4,589

10/9/73 Omaha, NE @ Civic Auditorium
No dq Match
Superstar Billy Graham beat Wahoo McDaniel via pin after Graham hit Wahoo with a chair
Ivan Koloff beat Red Bastien via pin in 21:10
Reggie Parks beat Ric Flair via pin in 19:30
Geoff Portz drew Buddy Wolff 20:00
Billy Red Cloud beat Billy Howard via pin in 9:23
att: 1,508

10/10/73 Honolulu, HI @ HIC Arena
Ed Francis beat Billy Robinson dq
Neff Maiava & Sam Steamboat beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens dq
Bill Francis beat Betto Castro
Tosh Togo drew Rick Drasin
Ripper Collins beat Al Madril

10/10/73 Bismarck, ND @ Civic Center
Billy Graham vs Ken Patera 2/3
Buddy Wolff vs Reggie Parks
Little Louie & Cowboy Lang vs Frenchy Lamont & Billy The Kid
Ric Flair vs Paul Perschmann

10/10/73 Grand Forks, ND @ Armory Auditorium
Red Bastien & Wahoo McDaniel beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff on a 3rd fall dq
Buddy Wolff vs Reggie Parks
Larry Hennig beat Billy Howard
plus an opening bout

10/11/73 Fergus Falls, MN @ Community College
Wahoo McDaniel vs Ivan Koloff
Buddy Wolff beat Red Bastien
Billy Howard vs Reggie Parks

10/11/73 Rockford, IL @ Boylan High School
Ken Patera beat Larry Hennig

10/12/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat The Crusher & Red Bastien when Stevens pinned Bastien at 5:25 of the 3rd fall
Pepper Gomez beat Buddy Wolff dq
Geoff Portz beat Tokyo Joe in 11:54
Ric Flair drew Tony Rocco

10/12/73 Moline TV
The Crusher beat Joe Guzman
Non Title
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens
Wahoo McDaniel beat Red Mendez
Billy Graham beat Tom Demarco
Ken Patera beat Bill Howard

10/13/73 Minneapolis TV 
Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Santiago Acosta & Tom Demarco
Billy Robinson beat Frank Diamond
Nick Bockwinkel beat Red Mendez
Verne Gagne beat Juan Rivas
Geoff Portz beat Bill Crouch

10/14/73 Green Bay, WI @ Brown County Veteran’s Memorial Arena
The Crusher & Wahoo McDaniel beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff 2/3
1 Crusher & Wahoo won
2 Graham & Koloff won
3 Crusher & Wahoo won
Red Bastien beat Nick Bockwinkel via pin in 2:45
Non Title Match
Jean Antone beat US Women's Champion Betty Niccoli via pin in 10:00
Ric Flair drew Tony Rocco 20:00
att: 4,836

10/20/73 Minneapolis TV 
Kenny Jay beat Ivan Koloff dq
Buddy Wolff beat George Gadaski
Geoff Portz beat Joe Guzman
Tony Rocco beat Bill Crouch
Red Bastien vs Red Mendez was scheduled but never took place because Nick Bockwinkel and Ray Stevens knocked out Bastien. Bastien later that night missed a Tag Title match with partner Billy Robinson against Bockwinkel and Stevens because of the injury sustained in the TV match.

10/20/73 Minneapolis, MN @ Auditorium
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz (sub Red Bastien) beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens 2/3
Since Portz was not originally scheduled to be in the match, no title change occured.
Weightlifting Contest
Superstar Billy Graham attacked Patera and injured him before the contest
Larry Hennig & Buddy Wolff beat Wahoo McDaniel & Billy Red Cloud 2/3
Ivan Koloff beat Reggie Parks via pin
Tony Rocco beat Pancho Vasquez via pin
Ric Flair beat Red Mendez via pin
att: 6,169

10/22/73 Moline, IL @ Wharton Field House
Billy Robinson beat Superstar Billy Graham
Nick Bockwinkel beat Mighty Igor Vodik
Geoff Portz beat Larry Heiniemi
Larry Hennig drew Tony Rocco
George Gadaski beat Tom DeMarco

10/23/73 Burlington, IA @ Memorial Auditorium
Ken Patera & Mighty Igor Vodik beat Superstar Billy Graham & Larry Heiniemi (sub Ivan Koloff) dq
Geoff Portz beat Bull Bullinski
Tony Rocco beat George Gadaski

10/23/73 Mitchell, SD @ Corn Palace
Wahoo McDaniel vs Nick Bockwinkel
Billy Robinson vs Ray Stevens
Plus other bouts

10/24/73 Springfield, IL
Ivan Koloff & Superstar Billy Graham vs Red Bastien & Ken Patera
Tony Rocco vs Larry Heiniemi
Frenchy LaMont & Billy the Kid vs Little Louie & Cowboy Lang
Geoff Portz vs Buddy Wolff

10/25/73 Peoria, IL
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff
Cowboy Lang & Little Louie beat Frenchy Lamont & Billy The Kid
Larry Hennig beat Billy Red Cloud
Tom Demarco beat George Gadaski
att: 800

10/25/73 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Arena
$50,000 Battle Royal Prize Wrestle off
Superstar Billy Graham beat the Crusher dq when Crusher rammed Graham into the ring post
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Gene Kiniski & Wahoo McDaniel 2/3
1. Wahoo pinned Stevens
2. Bockwinkel pinned Wahoo
3. Bockwinkel pinned Kiniski
Handicap Match
Ken Patera beat Bill Kochen & Dave Muir (sub Ivan Koloff)
Bobby Jones beat Roddy Piper 10:00
Tony Rocco beat Ric Flair 18:00
Att: “7,200 pro wrestling fans”
Notes: Koloff said to be “sick” but that didn’t stop Ivan from interfering in the main event between Crusher & Graham. Muir was originally scheduled to wrestle Bob Bruggers. 

10/27/73 Moline TV
Buddy Wolff beat George Gadaski
Geoff Portz beat Joe Guzman
Tony Rocco beat Bill Crouch
Superstar Billy Graham beat Red Mendez

10/27/73 Minneapolis TV 
Superstar Billy Graham beat Nacho Berrera
Greg Gagne beat Bill Crouch
Larry Heiniemi beat Roberto Gonzales

10/27/73 Milwaukee, WI @ Auditorium
Dick the Bruiser & the Crusher beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens dq
Billy Robinson beat Buddy Wolff
Mitsu Arakawa beat Ken Patera
Ric Flair beat Kenny Jay
att: 6,112 sellout

10/30/73 Fargo, ND @ Civic Auditorium
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz
Larry Hennig beat Billy Red Cloud
Tony Rocco beat Bob Bruggers
Ric Flair beat George Gadaski

10/30/73 Omaha, NE @ Civic Auditorium
Indian Strap Match
Wahoo McDaniel beat Superstar Billy Graham in 12:10
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Reggie Parks & Ken Patera (sub Bull Bullinski)
Jean Antone beat Betty Niccoli via pin
Reggie Parks beat Bob Geigel via pin
att: 1,312

10/31/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Red Bastien COR
Jimmy Valiant beat Bull Bullinski
Bob Ellis beat Larry Heiniemi
Superstar Billy Graham no contest Wilbur Snyder
Pepper Gomez beat Ric Flair
Geoff Portz beat Tony Rocco

11/1/73 Duluth, MN @ Auditorium
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham dq when the referee caught Graham using brass knuckles
Billy Robinson beat Nick Bockwinkel
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Tony Rocco & Geoff Portz
Reggie Parks beat Bill Crouch (sub Bob Bruggers) via pin
att: 2,000

11/2/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
WWWF Champion Pedro Morales beat Ray Stevens 2/3
The weightlifting contest between Ken Patera & Superstar Billy Graham was cancelled when Patera was injured by Graham before the contest began
Their subsequent singles bout was also cancelled
Rocky Mountain Champion Ricky Romero beat Nick Bockwinkel
Greg Gagne drew Tony Rocco
Billy Red Cloud beat Ric Flair (sub Ivan Koloff)
att: 5,700

11/2/73 Rockford, IL @ Boylan High School
The Crusher & Billy Robinson beat Larry Hennig & Larry Heiniemi
Geoff Portz beat Buddy Wolff dq
Moose Cholak beat Bill Crouch
Reggie Parks beat Bob Bruggers

11/3/73 Moline TV
Superstar Billy Graham beat Nacho Berrera
Greg Gagne beat Bill Crouch
Larry Heiniemi beat Roberto Gonzales
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Joe Guzman & Bill Howard

11/3/73 Minneapolis TV 
Greg Gagne beat George Gadaski
Ken Patera beat Bill Kochen
Buddy Wolff beat Kenny Jay
Geoff Portz beat Dave Muir
Arena Tape 10/20 Weightlifting Contest between Ken Patera & Superstar Billy Graham

11/3/73 Minneapolis, MN
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz
Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera dq
Larry Heiniemi drew Reggie Parks
Buddy Wolff beat Billy Red Cloud
Ric Flair drew Tony Rocco
Greg Gagne beat Dave Muir

11/4/73 Sheboygan, WI @ Municipal Armory
Billy Robinson beat Ray Stevens via pin in 15:50 with a reverse cradle
Arm Wrestling
Ken Patera beat Buddy Wolff (sub Ivan Koloff)
Ken Patera beat Buddy Wolff dq in 10:45 when Larry Heiniemi interfered
Geoff Portz beat Billy Red Cloud via pin in 13:42 with a reverse cradle
Larry Heiniemi beat Tony Rocco via pin in 15:15
Greg Gagne beat Ric Flair via pin in 14:37
Att: 2,377

11/6/73 Moline, IL @ Wharton Field House
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens dq
Superstar Billy Graham beat Bull Bullinski
Tony Rocco beat Blackie Guzman
Greg Gagne beat Bill Crouch

11/7/73 Grand Forks, ND @ Armory Auditorium
Billy Robinson beat Ray Stevens on a 3rd fall dq
Superstar Billy Graham beat Reggie Parks (sub Larry Hennig)
Ric Flair beat George Gadaski
Leroy Hirsch beat Roddy Piper
Reggie Parks vs Ivan Koloff

11/9/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens no contest Dick the Bruiser & Billy Robinson
Moose Cholak beat Rene Goulet
Pepper Gomez beat Buddy Wolff
Larry Heiniemi beat Bull Bullinski
Greg Gagne beat Ken Dillinger
Tony Rocco beat Bill Crouch

11/9/73 Decatur, IL @ Kintner Gym
Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera dq when Patera tossed Graham over the top rope
Geoff Portz beat Johnny Valentine Jr (sub Ivan Koloff) via pin
Billy Red Cloud beat Prince Pullins (sub Larry Hennig) via pin
Reggie Parks beat Ric Flair
att: 1,550

11/10/73 Moline TV
Greg Gagne beat George Gadaski
Ken Patera beat Bill Kochen
Buddy Wolff beat Kenny Jay
Geoff Portz beat Dave Muir
Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff beat Tom DeMarco & Red Mendez

11/10/73 Minneapolis TV 
Ivan Koloff beat Dave Muir
Verne Gagne beat Bobby Jones
Ric Flair beat Roddy Piper
Geoff Portz beat Bill Crouch
Billy Red Cloud beat Bill Kochen

11/10/73 Milwaukee, WI @ Auditorium
Nick Bockwinkel drew The Crusher 15:00
Billy Robinson beat Ray Stevens COR
Weightlifting Contest
Ken Patera beat Superstar Billy Graham by lifting 505 pounds
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Reggie Parks & Tony Rocco 2/3
Greg Gagne beat Rene Goulet in 15:45
att: “sellout crowd of 6,112”

11/13/73 Peoria, IL @ Exposition Gardens
Referee Bill Franklin
Billy Robinson beat Ray Stevens COR
Nick Bockwinkel beat Geoff Portz via pin in 19:30
Billy Graham beat Moose Cholak in arm wrestling then beat Cholak via pin at 10:00 in a singles match
Pepper Gomez drew Bobby Heenan (sub Ivan Koloff) 20:00
Tony Rocco beat Mitsu Arakawa (sub Bobby Heenan)
att: near capacity 1,200

11/14/73 Honolulu, HI @ HIC Arena
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Ed Francis
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens drew Neff Maiava & Sam Steamboat
Ripper Collins beat Tosh Togo COR
Ken Patera beat Masked Executioner
Greg Valentine beat Rick Drasin
Bill Francis beat Betto Castro

11/14/73 Omaha, NE @ Civic Auditorium
Superstar Billy Graham beat Mad Dog Vachon dq when Vachon hit the referee
Billy Robinson beat Ivan Koloff via pin in 26:52
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Reggie Parks & Billy Red Cloud when Heiniemi pinned Red Cloud in 25:15
Greg Gagne beat Ric Flair via pin in 16:20
att: 1,615

11/15/73 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Arena
No dq Match
Superstar Billy Graham beat the Crusher with an assist from Ivan Koloff
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff
Mad Dog Vachon beat Reggie Parks
Rene Goulet drew Billy Red Cloud
Greg Gagne beat Ric Flair
Moose Morowski beat Scotty Campbell (sub Tony Rocco)
Note: The Winnipeg Press occasionally billed Scotty Campbell as Herb Campbell.

11/16/73 Minneapolis TV
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Kenny Jay & Caesar Pabon
Billy Robinson beat Bill Crouch
Larry Heiniemi beat Armando Rodriguez

11/16/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
Billy Robinson & Ken Patera & Geoff Portz beat Nick Bockwinkel & Larry Heiniemi & Billy Graham 2/3
1. Patera pinned Bockwinkel
2. Bockwinkel beat Portz
3. Robinson beat Heiniemi
Ken Patera beat Billy Graham dq in 2:41 when Patera would not stop choking Graham
Greg Gagne beat Tony Rocco 21:04
Larry Heiniemi beat Reggie Parks via pin in 15:10
att: 4,778
Note: Ray Stevens no showed and the advertised main event of Stevens & Bockwinkel against Robinson & Portz had to be changed.

11/17/73 Moline TV
Ivan Koloff beat Dave Muir
Verne Gagne beat Bobby Jones
Ric Flair beat Roddy Piper
Geoff Portz beat Bill Crouch
Billy Red Cloud beat Bill Kochen

11/17/73 Minneapolis TV 
Billy Graham beat John the Greek
Billy Robinson beat Joe Guzman
Nick Bockwinkel beat Red Mendez
Ken Patera beat Bill Crouch
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Tom Demarco & Jack Pesek

11/20/73 Aberdeen, SD @ Civic Arena
Ken Patera vs Ivan Koloff 2/3
Billy Red Cloud vs Buddy Wolff
Reggie Parks vs Larry Heiniemi
Greg Gagne vs Bill Crouch
Note: Koloff wrestled in Moline that night.

11/20/73 Moline, IL @ Wharton Field House
No dq match
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat Nick Bockwinkel & Ivan Koloff (sub Ray Stevens)
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham dq
Ivan Koloff beat Ric Flair
Ric Flair beat George Gadaski

11/21/73 Fargo, ND @ Civic Auditorium
Billy Robinson won a 12 man Battle Royal
Billy Robinson drew Ivan Koloff 60:00
Ken Patera beat Rene Goulet
Reggie Parks (sub Geoff Portz) beat Buddy Wolff
Larry Heiniemi beat Billy Red Cloud
Tony Rocco beat Ric Flair
Note: Goulet & Patera may have arm wrestled on this card too.

11/22/73 St Paul, MN @ Auditorium
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz 2/3
Ken Patera beat Superstar Billy Graham
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Reggie Parks & Tony Rocco
Rene Goulet drew Billy Red Cloud
Big K drew Ric Flair

11/23/73 Canton, IL
Ken Patera vs Superstar Billy Graham
Geoff Portz vs Buddy Wolff
Arm Wrestling
Ken Patera vs Superstar Billy Graham
Larry Heiniemi vs Billy Red Cloud
Tony Rocco vs Rene Goulet

11/24/73 Moline TV
Billy Graham beat John the Greek
Billy Robinson beat Joe Guzman
Nick Bockwinkel beat Red Mendez
Ken Patera beat Bill Crouch
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Tom Demarco & Jack Pesek

11/24/73 Minneapolis TV
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Kenny Jay & Caesar Pavlon
Billy Robinson beat Bill Crouch
Larry Heiniemi beat Armando Rodriguez

11/24/73 Duluth, MN @ Auditorium
$10,000 Battle Royal
Superstar Billy Graham vs Ken Patera
Reggie Parks vs Ivan Koloff
Buddy Wolff vs Billy Red Cloud
Geoff Portz vs Ric Flair
Tony Rocco vs Rene Goulet

11/25/73 Green Bay, WI @ Veteran's Memorial Arena
Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens on a 3rd fall dq
1 Bockwinkel & Stevens won
2 Robinson & Portz won
3 Stevens was dq'ed for hitting the referee
Handicap Match
Superstar Billy Graham beat Bull Bullinski & Billy Red Cloud in 10:59. Graham pinned both men in succession.
Greg Gagne drew Rene Goulet 20:00
Buddy Wolff (sub Ric Flair) beat Tony Rocco via pin in 14:48
att: 4,222 

11/27/73 Omaha, NE @ Civic Auditorium
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Superstar Billy Graham on a 3rd fall dq
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Bob Ellis & Reggie Parks
Greg Gagne beat Rene Goulet
Geoff Portz beat Bill Crouch
att: 1,120

11/28/73 Honolulu, HI @ HIC Arena
North American Champion Billy Robinson beat Fred Blassie 2-0
Ripper Collins & Greg Valentine beat Sam Steamboat & Neff Maiava 2/3 to win Hawaiian tag title
Billy Graham beat Ken Patera dq
Bobo Johnson & Haiti Kid beat Little Bruiser & Tokyo Joe
Ed Francis no contest Al Madril

11/29/73 Rockford, IL @ Boylan High School
Weightlifting
Ken Patera beat Billy Graham dq
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz
Tony Rocco beat Ric Flair
Greg Gagne drew Rene Goulet

11/30/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
No dq Match
Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera
Billy Robinson beat Ivan Koloff via pin
Little Louie & Cowboy Lang beat Johnny Reb & Billy the Kid 2/3
Ricky Romero beat Bill Crouch
Geoff Portz beat Tony Rocco
att: 5,420

11/30/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
Dick the Bruiser & Verne Gagne beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens on a 3rd fall dq
1 Bruiser & Gagne won 1st fall
2 Stevens pinned Bruiser after a body slam
3 Bockwinkel & Stevens were dq’ed
Larry Heiniemi beat Sailor Art Thomas
Pepper Gomez beat Baron Von Raschke
Bob Ellis beat Buddy Wolff
Rene Goulet beat Billy Red Cloud
Ric Flair drew Greg Gagne

12/1/73 Moline TV
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Kenny Jay & Caesar Pavlon
Billy Robinson beat Bill Crouch
Larry Heiniemi beat Armando Rodriguez
The Crusher beat Frank Diamond
Greg Gagne beat George Gadaski

12/1/73 Minneapolis TV 
The Crusher beat Bill Crouch
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat George Gadaski & Red Mendez
Billy Robinson beat John the Greek
Buddy Wolff beat Tom Demarco
Tony Rocco beat Kenny Jay
Lord Littlebrook & Wee Willie Wilson drew Frenchy Lamont & Little Tokyo

12/1/73 St Paul, MN @ Civic Center
AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat Nick Bockwinkel via pin in 17:00
The Crusher & Ken Patera beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff 2/3
Billy Robinson beat Ray Stevens in 13:45
Buddy Wolff beat Reggie Parks via pin in 14:20
Greg Gagne drew Tony Rocco 15:00
Rene Goulet beat Ric Flair via pin in 9:25
att: 7,777

12/3/73 Rice Lake, WI
Ken Patera vs Ivan Koloff
Paul Perschmann beat Bob Remus

12/4/73 Moline, IL @ Wharton Field House
Cage Match
The Crusher & Mad Dog Vachon beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff
Larry Heiniemi beat Ken Patera
Buddy Wolff beat Reggie Parks
Greg Gagne drew Rene Goulet

12/5/73 Grand Forks, ND
Billy Graham vs Larry Hennig
Yugo Babich vs Ivan Putski
Billy the Kid & Sonny Boy Hayes vs Cowboy Lang & Little Louie
Big K vs Rock Riddle

12/5/73 Peoria, IL @ Exposition Gardens
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham dq when referee James Bunting caught Graham with Brass Knuckles
Ken Patera beat Ivan Koloff by submission with a bear hug
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Greg Gagne & Reg Parks 2/3
1. Gagne & Parks won 1st fall
2. Heiniemi & Wolff won 2nd fall
3. Heiniemi & Wolff won 3rd fall
Rene Goulet beat Tom DeMarco via pin in 12:01
att: 1,250

12/6/73 Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada @ Arena
Ivan Koloff handcuffed to ringpost
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham on a reverse decision dq when promoter Al Tomko ruled Koloff had given Graham brass knuckles
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz 2/3
1. Robinson pinned Stevens
2. Bockwinkel pinned Robinson after Stevens hit Robinson in the head with a chain
3. Bockwinkel beat Portz
Cowboy Lang & Little Louie beat Lord Littlebrook & Billy the Kid 2/3 in almost 25 minutes
1. Little Louie won 1st fall
2. Lord Littlebrook & Billy the Kid won 2nd fall by beating Little Louie
3. Cowboy Lang won 3rd fall
Ivan Koloff beat Reggie Parks in 17:00
Rene Goulet drew Tony Rocco 15:00
Ric Flair beat Dave Muir
Bobby Jones beat Scotty Campbell
Att: “6,469 assembled witnesses”

12/7/73 Fargo, ND @ Civic Auditorium
The Crusher & Greg Gagne beat Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff
Lord Littlebrook & Billy The Kid beat Farmer Pete & Wee Willie Wilson
Ric Flair beat Paul Perschmann
George Gadaski drew Kenny Jay

12/7/73 Milwaukee, WI @ Auditorium
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Geoff Portz 2/3
Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera dq
Sailor Art Thomas beat Ken Dillinger
Reggie Parks drew Tony Rocco
Rene Goulet beat Tom Demarco via pin
att: “crowd of 6,084”

12/8/73 Moline TV
The Crusher beat Bill Crouch
Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat George Gadaski & Red Mendez
Billy Robinson beat John the Greek
Buddy Wolff beat Tom Demarco
Tony Rocco beat Kenny Jay

12/8/73 Minneapolis TV 
Greg Gagne beat Dave Muir
Ray Stevens beat George Gadaski
Larry Heiniemi beat Scotty Campbell
Ken Patera beat Bobby Jones

12/8/73 Minneapolis, MN @ Auditorium
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Red Bastien
The Crusher no contest Superstar Billy Graham
Chris Taylor (pro debut) beat Rene Goulet via pin in 5:00
Buddy Wolff beat Geoff Portz
Greg Gagne beat Tony Rocco
att: 5,445

12/10/73 Minot, ND
Superstar Billy Graham no contest Ken Patera
Little Louie & Cowboy Lang beat Lord Littlebrook & Billy The Kid
Buddy Wolff beat Bull Bullinski
Reggie Parks beat Ric Flair

12/11/73 Mitchell, SD @ Corn Palace
Superstar Billy Graham vs Reggie Parks
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff vs Ken Patera & Greg Gagne
Frenchie LaMont & Billy The Kid vs Little Louie & Cowboy Lang
Ric Flair vs Paul Pershmann

12/11/73 Omaha, NE @ Civic Auditorium
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens dq
Chris Taylor beat Ric Flair (sub Rene Goulet)
Betty Niccoli beat Candy Kane
Tony Rocco beat Bill Crouch

12/12/73 Duluth, MN @ Arena
Weightlifting
Ken Patera beat Superstar Billy Graham by lifting 505 pounds
Red Bastien beat Ray Stevens dq
Cowboy Lang & Little Louie beat Frenchy Lamont & Billy The Kid
Chris Taylor beat Bill Crouch by submission with a bear hug

12/13/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien no contest AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens in 3rd fall
1. Bastien pinned Stevens
2. Stevens pinned Robinson
3. The referee dq'ed all four men for fighting inside the ring at the same time
Superstar Billy Graham beat Luis Martinez in 15:55
Chris Taylor beat Bill Crouch via submission with a bear hug in 6:52
Buddy Wolff beat Tony Rocco 15:44
att: 3,752

12/14/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amhitheatre
Nick Bockwinkel beat AWA Champion Verne Gagne dq
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat Jimmy Valiant & Johnny Valiant
Wilbur Snyder beat Ray Stevens
Pepper Gomez beat Rene Goulet
Chris Taylor beat Ric Flair
Sailor Art Thomas beat Johnny Kace

12/14/73 Springfield, IL
The Crusher & Ken Patera beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff
Buddy Wolff beat Billy Red Cloud
Larry Heiniemi beat Luis Martinez
Greg Gagne beat Tony Rocco

12/15/73 Moline TV
Greg Gagne beat Dave Muir
Ray Stevens beat George Gadaski
Larry Heiniemi beat Scotty Campbell
Ken Patera beat Bobby Jones
Billy Robinson & Red Bastien beat Bill Crouch & Bill Howard

12/15/73 Minneapolis TV
Red Bastien beat Frank Hill
Nick Bockwinkel beat Peter Lee
Tony Rocco beat Bob Amel
Arena Tape: 12/8 Crusher no contest Superstar Billy Graham

12/16/73 Green Bay, WI @ Brown County Veteran’s Memorial Arena
Nick Bockwinkel beat Red Bastien dq
Weightlifting Contest for $10,000
Ken Patera beat Superstar Billy Graham by lifting 465 pounds
Little Louie & Cowboy Lang beat Lord Littlebrook & Billy the Kid 2/3 in 24:25
Chris Taylor beat Rene Goulet via pin in 4:58
Ric Flair drew Greg Gagne (sub Tom Demarco) 20:00
Bob Remus beat John Paul 2-0 in a 20:00 workout match

12/19/73 Honolulu, HI @ HIC Arena
Ken Patera won a battle royal
Shohei Giant Baba & Sam Steamboat & Neff Maiava beat Ripper Collins & Greg Valentine & Billy Graham
Barbi Doll beat Sandy Parker
Cowboy Lang beat Little Louie 2/3
Ken Patera beat Mr. Fujiwara
Bill Francis drew Toru Tanaka

12/21/73 Rockford, IL @ Boylan High School
The Crusher & Ken Patera beat Superstar Billy Graham & Ivan Koloff
Larry Heiniemi beat Bull Bullinski
Buddy Wolff beat Billy Red Cloud
Ric Flair drew Jim Brunzell

12/22/73 Minneapolis TV
The Crusher beat Frank Hill
Billy Graham beat Armando Rodriguez
Billy Robinson beat Bob Amel
Lars Anderson beat Caesar Pavlon
Bull Bullinski beat Bill Crouch

12/22/73 Moline TV
Wahoo McDaniel beat Angel Rivera
Superstar Billy Graham beat Frank Diamond
Red Bastien beat Frank Hill
Nick Bockwinkel beat Peter Lee
Tony Rocco beat Bob Amel

12/26/73 Fargo, ND @ Civic Auditorium
Greg Gagne & Verne Gagne beat Buddy Wolff & Larry Heiniemi
Vivian Vachon beat Mars Monroe
Greg Gagne drew Jim Brunzell
Bob Remus beat Bill Crouch

12/26/73 Moline, IL @ Wharton Field House
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Red Bastien dq
Superstar Billy Graham beat Ken Patera
Rene Goulet drew Reggie Parks
Chris Taylor beat Ric Flair

12/27/73 Mendota, IL
Billy Robinson beat Billy Graham dq
Chris Taylor beat Rene Goulet
Ken Patera beat Ric Flair

12/28/73 Denver, CO @ Auditorium Arena
One Fall, No Time Limit
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Red Bastien when Stevens pinned Bastien at 16:45
Wahoo McDaniel beat Ivan Koloff 2/3
1. Koloff won the 1st fall in 5:45
2. McDaniel won the 2nd fall in 0:58
3. McDaniel won the 3rd fall in 5:43
Chris Taylor beat Ric Flair with a bear hug in 6:28
Jean Antone beat Betty Niccoli via pin in 12:42
Reggie Parks beat Rene Goulet via pin with a jacknife in 17:18
att: 3,612

12/28/73 Peoria, IL @ Exposition Garden
The Crusher beat Superstar Billy Graham dq when Larry Heiniemi interfered
Larry Heiniemi & Buddy Wolff beat Greg Gagne & Ken Patera
Jim Brunzell (sub Bull Bullinski) beat Bob Remus in 11:21
John Paul drew Tom Demarco 20:00

12/29/73 Moline TV
The Crusher beat Frank Hill
Billy Graham beat Armando Rodriguez
Billy Robinson beat Bob Amel
Lars Anderson beat Caesar Pavlon
Bull Bullinski beat Bill Crouch

12/29/73 Minneapolis TV
Billy Graham beat Tom Demarco
Verne Gagne beat Nacho Berrara
Buddy Wolff beat Roberto Gonzales
Ric Flair beat Joe Guzman
Mad Dog Vachon beat Kenny Jay

12/29/73 Minneapolis, MN @ Auditorium
Fence Match
The Crusher & Mad Dog Vachon beat Superstar Billy Graham & Larry Heiniemi
Buddy Wolff beat Ken Patera COR
Vivian Vachon beat Princess Jasmine
Greg Gagne drew Rene Goulet
Ric Flair beat Bull Bullinski via pin
Kenny Jay beat Tom Demarco via pin
att: sellout 7,986 with over 4,000 turned away

12/29/73 Chicago, IL @ International Amphitheatre
AWA Tag Team Champions Nick Bockwinkel & Ray Stevens beat Billy Robinson & Red Bastien
Moose Cholak beat Johnny Valiant dq
Pepper Gomez no contest Ivan Koloff
Mitsu Arakawa beat Reggie Parks
Sailor Art Thomas beat Bob Remus
Jim Brunzell beat Great Saki

12/30/73 Milwaukee, WI @ Auditorium
The Crusher beat Ray Stevens via pin
Buddy Wolff beat Reggie Parks
Larry Heiniemi beat Ken Patera dq
Nick Bockwinkel beat Bull Bullinski via pin
Greg Gagne drew Rene Goulet
Chris Taylor beat Ric Flair with a bear hug
att: “crowd of 6,112” sellout



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