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On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (December 30, 1985) – WWF MSG House Show


On this day in Pro Wrestling history on December 30, 1985, the World Wrestling Federation held a televised house show in the world’s most famous arena, Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.

This event was headlined by WWF World Heavyweight Champion Hulk Hogan defending his title against “The Macho Man” Randy Savage, but also featured other great, legendary names like Bret Hart, Big John Studd, Brutus Beefcake, Hercules & Tony Atlas.

Here are the results:

• Special Delivery Jones def. Ron Shaw

• Jim Neidhart wrestled B. Brian Blair to a time limit draw

• Hercules def. Jose Luis Rivera

• Adrian Adonis def. Lanny Poffo

• WWF World Heavyweight Championship
Randy Savage Def. Hulk Hogan (c) via count-out

• Big John Studd def. Tony Atlas

• The Haiti Kid def. Butch Cassidy

• Jim Brunzell def. Bret Hart

• WWF Tag Team Championship
The Dream Team (c) def. Hillbilly Jim & Uncle Elmer

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