• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (June 14, 1989) – NWA Clash Of The Champions 7: Guts and Glory
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on June 14, 1989, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘NWA Clash Of The Champions VII: Guts and Glory’ LIVE on TBS from the Ritz-Epps Fitness Center in Fort Bragg, North Carolina.
This was the 7th out of a total of 35 Clash of the Champions events, that aired between 1988 and 1997.
The results can be found here:
– The Fabulous Freebirds defeated The Dynamic Dudes
– Ranger Ross defeated The Terrorist
– The Ding Dongs defeated Cougar Jay & George South
– The Midnight Express defeated The Samoan Swat Team
– Terry Gordy wrestled Steve Williams to a double-count-out
– Norman the Lunatic defeated Mike Justice
– The Varsity Club defeated The Steiner Brothers
– NWA World Television Championship: Sting (c) defeated Bill Irwin
– The Freebirds defeated The Midnight Express
– Ricky Steamboat defeated Terry Funk by DQ
• Bad News For Lars Sullivan
As seen on this week’s episode of RAW, Lars Sullivan defeated Lucha House Party in 1 on 3 Handicap Elimination match.
According to the Wrestling Observer, Sullivan was scheduled to face Matt Hardy on this week’s episode of SmackDown Live, but the match was cancelled because of Sullivan suffering a minor injury.
In an update to this, Wrestling Observer is now reporting that Sullivan is dealing with a knee injury and it’s not a minor one.
Lars is now scheduled to undergo an MRI and then we’ll have a better idea regarding his return.