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Here are several additions for Varoussac Promotions/Lutte Internationale (International Wrestling) from Montreal for the '80s. Sources for these and forthcoming line-ups/results include La Presse, Dave Meltzer's Wrestling Observer, Mat Results, Kris Zellner, Wes Maidment, Sunny War Cloud's site, newspapers.com, and Pro Wrestling Illustrated.

International Wrestling @ Paul-Sauve Centre
Montreal, QC
February 18, 1985

Rick Martel (AWA World Heavyweight Champion) vs. King Tonga
Jacques Rougeau & Jos LeDuc vs. The Road Warriors (AWA World Tag Team Champions)
The Tonga Kid, Rocky Johnson, & Gino Brito Jr. vs. Sailor White, Pierre Lefebvre, & Richard Charland
Gino Brito & Tony Parisi vs. The Samoans
Armand Rougeau vs. Leo Burke
Denis Goulet vs. Scott Duran
Sunny War Cloud vs. Rick Steine

International Wrestling @ Sudbury Arena
Sudbury, ONT
July 11, 1985
Start time: 06:00 P.M.

Dino Bravo (International Heavyweight Champion) vs. Pierre Lefebvre
King Tonga vs. Richard Charland (Blurb from clipping reads "Tonga has turned on Tarzan
Tyler. 'I promise a bounty of $20,000 to anyone that can rid me of Tonga. Charland will do
the job,' says Tyler")
The Tonga Kid (Blurb from clipping reads: "First time in the North Country") vs. Leo Burke
Big bout: Ronnie & Jimmy Garvin vs. Jacques & Raymond Rougeau
Gino Brito, Jr. vs. The Great Samu
Tom Zenk vs. Sailor White
6 big bouts in all

Tickets: $8.00 and $7.00, Kids Under 12 $4.00

International Wrestling @ Sudbury Arena
Sudbury, ONT
July 25, 1985
Start time: 06:00 P.M.

The Dream Team: Dino Bravo & King Tonga vs. Masked Superstar & Great Samu (Blurb
from clipping says "Tarzan Tyler still has a $40,000 bounty on King Tonga's head? Will he
be successful?")
Grudge Match: Jacques & Raymond Rougeau vs. Ronnie & Jimmy Garvin
Special: The Tonga Kid vs. Richard Charland
Jos LeDuc vs. Destruction
Tom Zenk vs. Destruction #2
Gino Brito, Jr. vs. Rick Steiner

Tickets: $8.00 and $7.00, Kids Under 12 $4.00

International Wrestling @ Sudbury Arena
Sudbury, ONT
August 06, 1985
Start time: 06:00 P.M. (Clipping says show is scheduled to end by 08:00 P.M.)

The Road Warriors (w/Paul Ellering) vs. Dino Bravo & King Tonga (Blurb from clipping says
"Yes at the Sudbury Arena")
No DQ Bout: Jacques & Raymond Rougeau vs. Jimmy & Ronnie Garvin (Blurb from
clipping says "The Rougeaus asked for a No Disqualification bout against the Garvins...
They got it! Jimmy & Ronnie, watch out")
Plus 3 more bouts

Tickets on sale at Sudbury Arena
Tickets: Ringside $8.00,, Stands $7.00, Under 12 $4.00

 International/AWA @ Burlington Memorial Auditorium
Burlington, VT
May 14, 1986
Start time: 8:00 P.M.

First main event: Grudge match - Stan Hansen (AWA World Heavyweight Champion) vs. Rick Martel (Challenger)
Second main event: six man tag team bout - Dan Kroffat, Alofa the Polynesian Prince, &
Buddy Lane vs. The Long Riders & Sheik Ali
Third bout: Tom Zenk vs. Richard Charland
Fourth bout: Ron Ritchie vs. Steve DiSalvo
Fifth bout: Gino Brito Jr. vs. The Spoiler

Tickets: REC $8.00, GEN. $6.00, Children under 6 years FREE
Tickets available at Mills & Greer Inc.,Southern Comfort Rest, and Lakeshore Variety Store

International Wrestling @ Champlain Valley Union High School
Hinesburg, VT
May 26, 1986
Start time: 8:00 P.M.

First main event: Tom Zenk & Rick Martel vs. The Long Riders
Second main event: Dan Kroffat vs. Man Mountain Moore
Third bout: Alofa the Polynesian Prince vs. Sheik Ali
Fourth bout: Ron Ritchie vs. Steve DiSalvo
Fifth bout: Gino Brito Jr. vs. The Spoiler

Tickets: REC $8.00, GEN. $6.00, Children under 6 years FREE
Tickets available at Mills & Greer Inc.,Southern Comfort Rest, and Bushey's Auto Sales

International Wrestling @ Sudbury Arena
Sudbury, ONT
July 11, 1986
Start time: 08:00 P.M.

Rick Martel & Dino Bravo vs. Steve Strong & Man Mountain Moore
The Great Samu vs. Ron Ritchie
Alofa & Gino Brito, Jr. vs. The Long Riders
Tom Zenk vs. Bob DellaSerra
Dan Kroffat vs. Bull Johnson

Reserved seat tickets available at arena box office
Tickets: Ringside $8.00,  Adults $7.00, and Kids under 12 $4.00

International Wrestling @ Sudbury Arena
Sudbury, ONT
July 24, 1986
Start time: 08:00 P.M.

International Heavyweight Championship: Dino Bravo vs. The Great Samu (champion)
6-man Tag Team Match: Rick Martel, Dan Kroffat, & Tom Zenk vs. The Long Riders & Steve Strong
Alofa vs. Ron Shaw
Gino Brito, Jr. vs. Sheik Ali
Toshiaki vs. Bob DellaSerra
Ron Ritchie vs. The Spoiler

Reserved seat tickets available at arena box office
Tickets: Ringside $8.00,  Adults $7.00, and Kids under 12 $4.00

International Wrestling @ Winooski High School Auditorium
Winooski Firefighters Association Benefit
Winooski, VT
April 05, 1987 (originally printed as April 15, 1987)
Start time: 08:00 P.M.

Main event strong man match: Sadistic Steve Strong vs. Lake St. Jean's Strong Man Gilles
"The Fish" Poisson
Semi-final match for the Tag Team Championship: Dangerous Dan Kroffat & Armand
Rougeau (champions) vs. Kendo Nagasaki & Richard "The Magnificent" Charland
(challengers)
TV Title Match: Gino Brito Jr. (challenger) vs. Pretty Boy Chuck Simms (champion)
Special event! First time mixed tag team match: Sunny War Cloud & Midget Tiger Jackson
vs. Rocky DellaSerra & Midget Pancho Boy

Sponsored by WDOT
For Ticket Information and Reserved Seats call 862-0229
Tickets at the door; Gen. Admission $6.00, Reserved Seats $8.00
Promoter: Ira M. Blow

International Wrestling @ Acton Vale Arena
Acton Vale, QC
May 17, 1987

Steve Strong vs. Kendo Nagasaki
Dan Kroffat & Armand Rougeau vs. The New Guinea Headhunters
Gino Brito Jr. vs. Pretty Boy Chuck Simms
Sunny War Cloud vs. Jason
Plus Bob & Rocky DellaSerra, Hawaiian Punch, and other wrestlers