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 Posted: Sat Jun 7th, 2014 06:17 am
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6/24/72 Irving, TX @ Texas Stadium
NWA Champion Dory Funk Jr drew Fritz Von Erich when the time limit expired in the 3rd fall
1. Funk beat Von Erich by submission with a spinning toe hold
2. Von Erich beat Funk with his Iron claw
3. The Time limit expired before either man could score another fall
Midget Champion Lord Littlebrook beat Cowboy Lang
Billy Red Lyons beat The Spoiler to capture the American Heavyweight Title
Crusher Stan Stasiak beat Red Bastien to capture the Texas State Heavyweight Title
Bearcat Wright won a special 8-man Russian Roulette battle royal
(Wright won $2,000)
(wrestlers in the event: Joe Blanchard, Pedro Godoy, Apache Gringo, Gory Guerrero, Dean Ho, Frank Monte, Mike Paidousis)
Mil Mascaras beat The Alaskan Mike York
El Santo & Jose Lothario beat Terry Funk & Mr. Fuji
George Scott drew Tommy Seigler
Att: 26,339 fans, gate: $80,000
Note: This was reportedly the first wrestling program at Texas Stadium and the largest wrestling crowd in local wrestling history.

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