NWA Mid-America (1972)

1/3/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Gary Martin & Tommy Gilbert vs. Jack & Jim Dalton ..
Jimmy Kent vs. Steve Clements ..
Al Greene vs. Oni Wiki Wiki.
U.S. Junior Heavyweight Champ Don Greene NC Jackie Fargo.
Kurt & Karl Von Brauner NC Tojo Yamamoto & Jerry Jarrett.

1/10/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Herb Welch vs. The Masked Beast.
Jim & Jack Dalton vs. Oni Wiki Wiki & Jimmy Kent.
Jackie Fargo & Eddie Marlin vs. Don & Al Greene.
Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Tojo Yamamoto & Jerry Jarrett in a “no DQ” match.

1/17/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 7,149)
The Samoans (Reno & Tio) vs. Jim & Jack Dalton.
Jackie Fargo vs. Al Greene.
Eddie Marlin & Oni Wiki Wiki vs. Mike Pappas & Jimmy Kent.
Tojo Yamamoto & Jerry Jarrett vs. Kurt & Karl Von Brauner.

1/24/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 6,368)
Oni Wiki Wiki vs. Corsica Joe.
Roy Lee Welch vs. The Green Shadow.
Cora Combs vs. Sandy Partlow.
The Samoans (Reno & Tio) vs. Eddie Marlin & Jackie Fargo.
Southern Tag Champs Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Tojo Yamamoto & Jerry Jarrett.

1/31/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 7,654)
Len Rossi vs. Jimmy Kent.
Eddie Marlin vs. Corsica Joe
Billy Wicks vs. Sputnik Monroe.
Roy Lee Welch & Oni Wiki Wiki vs. Jerry Jarrett & Steve Clements.
Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Tojo Yamamoto & Jerry Jarrett.

2/7/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Gary Martin vs. The Blue Inferno ..
Tommy Gilbert & Len Rossi vs. Jack & Jim Dalton.
Sputnik Monroe vs. Billy Wicks ..
Jerry Jarrett vs. Steve Clements in an “Indian strap hair vs. hair” match.
Tojo Yamamoto & Jackie Fargo vs. Saul Weingroff, Kurt & Karl Von Brauner . in a “handicap” match.

2/14/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,709)
Mike Pappas & Gary Martin vs. Corsica Joe & The Masked Beast.
Billy Wicks & Eddie Marlin vs. Sputnik Monroe & Norvell Austin.
Jackie Fargo, Tojo Yamamoto, & Jerry Jarrett vs. Saul Weingroff, Kurt & Karl Von Brauner.

No Show Scheduled: 2/21/72 Due to a boat show at the coliseum.

2/28/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Billy Wicks & Guy LaRosa vs. The Red Terrors.
Jackie Fargo & Eddie Marlin vs. The Masked Beast & Jack Donovan.
Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Roy Lee Welch & Jimmy Kent.
Jackie Fargo & Eddie Marlin vs. Kurt & Karl Von Brauner ..
Tojo Yamamoto & Jerry Jarrett vs. The Samoans (Reno & Tio).
Tojo Yamamoto won a “battle royal.”

3/6/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,119)
Oni Wiki Wiki & Jimmy Kent vs. Jack Donovan & The Masked Beast.
Tojo Yamamoto & Jerry Jarrett vs. The Red Terrors in a “boxing” match.
Saul Weingroff, Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Jackie Fargo, Eddie & Tommy Marlin.

No Show Scheduled: 3/13/72 Due to the floor being covered with ice for the upcoming Ice Follies shows.

3/20/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 4,985)
The Masked Beast vs. Bill Helm.
Alex Medina vs. Joe Ball.
The Samoans (Reno & Tio) vs. Jerry Jarrett & Oni Wiki Wiki.
Eddie Marlin vs. Kurt Von Brauner ..
Jackie Fargo vs. Saul Weingroff in a “hair vs. hair” match.
Karl Von Brauner KO Tommy Marlin (4th – 0:44) in a “boxing” match.

3/27/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Len Rossi & Bearcat Brown vs. Jack Donovan & Frank Martinez.
The Green Shadow & The Samoans (Reno & Tio) vs. Tojo Yamamoto, Jerry Jarrett, & Oni Wiki Wiki.
Southern Tag Champs Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Jackie Fargo & Eddie Marlin in a “title vs. hair” match.

4/3/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 6,119)
Eddie & Joe Ortez vs. Jack Donovan & Tony Santos.
Cora Combs, Darling Dagmar, & Oni Wiki Wiki vs. Donna Christanello, Diamond Lil, & Pepe Lopez.
Len Rossi & Bearcat Brown vs. The Samoans (Reno & Tio).
The Interns vs. Southern Tag Champs Jerry Jarrett & Jackie Fargo ..
Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Tojo Yamamoto & Carlos Montes.

4/10/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,420)
Tojo Yamamoto vs. The Masked Beast.
Oni Wiki Wiki vs. Kevin Sullivan.
Len Rossi & Bearcat Brown vs. Jack Donovan & Frank Martinez ..
Jerry Lawler & Jim White vs. Jimmy Kent & Eddie Marlin.
The Interns vs. Jerry Jarrett & Jackie Fargo in three falls for the Southern Tag Title.

4/17/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,420)
Jack Donovan & Frank Martinez vs. Ron Miller & Larry O’Day.
Len Rossi, Bearcat Wright, Tommy Gilbert, & Tojo Yamamoto vs. The Samoans (Reno & Tio), Jim & Jack Donovan.
Jerry Lawler & Jim White vs. Kevin Sullivan & Eddie Marlin.
Jerry Jarrett & Jackie Fargo vs. The Interns in a “hair vs. title” match for the Southern Tag Title.

4/27/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Jimmy Golden vs. George Hultz.
Oni Wiki Wiki, Tommy Gilbert, & Tojo Yamamoto vs. Jerry Lawler, Jim White, & Jimmy Kent in three falls.
1-Wiki, Gilbert, & Yamamoto won the first fall.
2-Lawler, White, & Kent won the third fall.
3-Wiki, Gilbert, & Yamamoto won the third fall.
Jackie Fargo, Tojo Yamamoto, & Eddie Marlin NC The Interns & Ken Ramey in three falls.
1-Fargo, Yamamoto, & Marlin won the first fall.
2-The Interns & Ramey won the second fall.
3-Both teams battled to a DDQ in the third fall.
* Note: This was a Thursday show.

5/1/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Dennis Hall vs. Tony Charles.
Ron Miller & Larry O’Day vs. Frank Martinez & Jack Donovan ..
Jerry Lawler & Jim White vs. Oni Wiki Wiki & Tommy Gilbert.
Eddie Marlin vs. Ken Ramey.
The Interns vs. Tojo Yamamoto & Jackie Fargo ..

5/8/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,440)
Frank Martinez & Jack Donovan vs. Corsica Joe & Tony Charles.
Oni Wiki Wiki & Eddie Marlin vs. Jerry Lawler & Jim White ..
The Interns vs. Tojo Yamamoto & Jackie Fargo in a “no DQ” match.

5/15/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 4,209)
Tommy Gilbert vs. Tony Charles.
Oni Wiki Wiki vs. George Hultz.
Jerry Lawler & Jim White vs. Ron Miller & Larry O’Day.
Tojo Yamamoto & Eddie Marlin vs. The Interns ..

5/22/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,910)
Tony Charles vs. Corsica Joe ..
Robert Fuller & Tommy Gilbert vs. Kurt & Karl Von Brauner.
Tojo Yamamoto & Eddie Marlin vs. Jerry Lawler & Jim White.
The Interns vs. Sputnik Monroe & Norvell Austin in a “no DQ” match.

5/29/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Eddie Marlin vs. Rufus Jones.
Mr. Pro vs. Mike Pappas.
Robert Fuller & Tommy Gilbert vs. The Samoans (Reno & Tio).
The Interns vs. Sputnik Monroe & Norvell Austin.

6/5/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 9,313)
Tommy Gilbert vs. Treach Phillips.
The Interns vs. Jackie & Roughhouse Fargo ..
Norvell Austin & Eddie Marlin vs. Jerry Lawler & Jim White.
Sputnik Monroe & Robert Fuller vs. Kurt & Karl Von Brauner.

6/12/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 9,741)
Tommy Gilbert vs. Mike Pappas.
Norvell Austin, Eddie & Tommy Marlin vs. Jerry Lawler, Jim White, & Jimmy Kent.
Jackie & Roughhouse Fargo vs. The Interns in three falls.
1-The Fargos won the first fall.
2-The Interns won the second fall.
3-The Fargos won the third fall.
NWA Tag Champs Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Robert Fuller & Sputnik Monroe in three falls.
1-Fuller & Monroe won the first fall.
2-The Von Brauners won the second fall.
3-The Von Brauners won the third fall.

6/19/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 9,649)
Eddie Marlin & Mr. pro vs. Treach Phillips & Carlos Montes.
Frankie Lane, Dennis McCord, Len Rossi, & Bearcat Brown vs. Jack Donovan, Frank Martinez, Tony Santos, & Corsica Joe.
NWA Tag Champs Kurt & Karl Von Brauner NC Robert Fuller & Sputnik Monroe in three falls. Each team one fall and then battled to a
double disqualification in the third fall.
Jackie & Roughhouse Fargo vs. The Interns in a “no DQ hair vs. title elimination” match for the Southern Tag Title.

6/26/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
The Great Fuji vs. Tony Charles.
The Medics vs. Kevin Sullivan & Tommy Gilbert.
Jerry Lawler, Jim White, Jimmy Kent, & Corsica Joe vs. Eddie Marlin, Tojo Yamamoto, Oni Wiki Wiki, & Frankie Lane.
Al & Don Greene vs. Len Rossi & Bearcat Brown.
20-man battle royal.
The Interns vs. Jackie & Roughhouse Fargo in a “no DQ mask vs. hair elimination” match.
Saul Weingroff, Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Robert Fuller, Sputnik Monroe, & Norvell Austin in a “stretcher” match.

7/3/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 6,879)
The Gladiator vs. Carlos Montez.
Sylvia Hackney vs. Ann Jeanette.
Al & Don Greene vs. Eddie Marlin & Tony Charles.
Roughhouse Fargo vs. Ken Ramey.
The Interns NC Frankie Laine & Jackie Fargo.
Sputnik Monroe, Robert & Ron Fuller vs. Saul Weingroff, Kurt & Karl Von Brauner in nine falls of a “Texas death” match.

7/10/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 7,079)
Jackie Fargo, Frankie Lane, & Eddie Marlin vs. Steve Clements, Al & Don Greene.
Oni Wiki Wiki vs. The Medic.
U.S. Women’s Champ Cora Combs vs. Barbara Galento.
NWA Tag Champs Kurt & Karl Von Brauner vs. Robert Fuller & Sputnik Monroe in a “no DQ” match.

7/17/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,631)
Norvell Austin vs. Tony Santos.
Al Greene vs. Tony Charles.
Jackie Fargo & Eddie Marlin vs. The Medic & Corsica Joe.
U.S. Junior Heavyweight Champ Don Greene vs. Frankie Laine.
Sputnik Monroe & Robert Fuller vs. Kurt & Karl Von Brauner for the NWA Tag Title.

7/24/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 6,832)
Oni Wiki Wiki vs. Tony Charles.
Tommy Gilbert & Eddie Marlin vs. Steve Clements & Saul Weingroff.
Sputnik Monroe vs. Kurt Von Brauner.
Robert Fuller vs. Karl Von Brauner.
Al Greene vs. Jackie Fargo.
Don Greene vs. Frankie Laine in a “coalminer’s glove” match.

7/31/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 8,113)
Al Greene vs. Tony Charles.
Jackie Fargo vs. Steve Kyle.
Darling Dagmar vs. Diamond Lil.
Eddie Marlin vs. The Great Fuji.
Robert Fuller & Sputnik Monroe vs. Kurt & Karl Von Brauner.
U.S. Junior Heavyweight Champ Don Greene vs. Frankie Laine.

8/8/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 10,653)
Oni Wiki Wiki vs. Joe Blassie.
Tommy Gilbert vs. Corsica Joe.
George Hultz vs. Tony Charles.
Frankie Lane & Eddie Marlin vs. Don Greene & Steve Clements.
Al Greene vs. Jackie Fargo in a “no DQ hair vs. hair” match. Al was also defending his brother Don’s U.S. Junior Heavyweight Title and if he
lost, the Greenes and their manager Steve Clements would have left town.
* Note: This was a Tuesday show.

8/14/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 8,794)
Frankie Lane vs. Mr. Pro.
Oni Wiki Wiki & Norvell Austin NC Jack Donovan & Frank Martinez.
Robert Fuller & Sputnik Monroe vs. The Medic & Steve Clements.
Eddie Marlin vs. U.S. Junior Heavyweight Champ Don Greene ..
Jackie Fargo vs. Al Greene. Fargo would have left town had he lost.

8/21/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 10,835)
Billy Wicks vs. Jimmy Kent.
Frankie Lane vs. Tony Santos.
Eddie Marlin vs. Steve Clements ..
Norvell Austin & Oni Wiki Wiki vs. Steve Kyle & Corsica Joe.
U.S. Junior Heavyweight Champ Don Greene vs. Robert Fuller.
Jackie Fargo vs. Al Greene in a “steel cage I quit” match.

8/28/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,722)
Marlene Belkas vs. Sandy Partlow ..
Tommy Gilbert & Oni Wiki Wiki vs. The Hippies.
The Great Fuji vs. Nick Adams.
Gentleman Ben the Wrestling Bear vs. Jimmy Kent.
Jackie Fargo & Eddie Marlin vs. Al & Don Greene in a “no DQ hair vs. hair & mask” match (Steve Clements’ hair vs. Marlin’s hair & Fargo’s
mask) for the NWA Tag Title. Clements was suspended for refusing to have his head shaved.

9/4/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Billy Wicks vs. Billy Hamilton.
The Great Fuji & The Masked Blitzer vs. Chief Thundercloud & Chief Bold Eagle.
NWA World Women’s Champ The Fabulous Moolah vs. Donna Christanello.
Oni Wiki Wiki vs. Steve Kyle.
NWA Tag Champs Jackie Fargo & Eddie Marlin NC Al & Don Greene in three falls of a “no DQ title vs. loser leaves town” match.

9/11/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 4,650)
Cora Combs won a “battle royal.” Also in the match were Marlene Belkas, Sara Corsica, Patsy Drake, and Sandy Partlow.
The Great Fuji vs. Jay Clintstock.
Roy Lee Welch vs. George Hultz.
Steve Kyle, Al & Don Greene NC Jackie Fargo, Eddie Marlin, & Oni Wiki Wiki (172:00) after 44 falls of a “Texas tornado death” match.
The athletic commission stopped the match due to the ring falling apart.
* Results I’ve found have this show listed as both dates, that’s clearly not possible.

9/18/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
The Masked Blitzer vs. Chief Thundercloud (w/Little White Cloud)
Tojo Yamamoto vs. Steve Kyle
Great Fuji & Pink Panther DRAW Bearcat Brown & Tommy Gilbert
Roy Lee Welch vs. George Hultz in a No DQ match. (Hultz offered to put up $500 if he couldn’t beat Welch twice in 20 minutes)
Don & Al Greene vs. NWA Tag Champs Jackie Fargo & Eddie Marlin for the titles

No Show Scheduled: 9/25/72 Due to the Mid-South Fair being held at the coliseum.

10/2/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 4,991)
Eddie Marlin vs. George Hultz.
The Fabulous Moolah vs. Donna Christanello.
Roy Lee Welch vs. The Great Fuji ..
Eddie Marlin vs. Steve Kyle.
Bearcat Brown & Tommy Gilbert vs. George Hultz & The Masked Blitzer.
NWA Tag Champs Al & Don Greene vs. Tojo Yamamoto & Johnny Walker in a “no DQ” match.

10/9/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 4,878)
Kevin Sullivan vs. The Great Fuji.
The Interns vs. Tommy Gilbert & Bearcat Brown.
Eddie Marlin vs. George Hultz in a “lumberjack” match.
Tojo Yamamoto & Johnny Walker vs. Don & Al Greene for the NWA Tag Title.

10/17/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,094)
Len Rossi vs. Frank Martinez.
Kevin Sullivan vs. George Hultz.
Ken Lucas & Dennis Hall vs. Bobby Hart & Lorenzo Parente.
Al Greene & The Great Fuji vs. Tojo Yamamoto & Eddie Marlin.
The Interns & Ken Ramey vs. Tommy Gilbert & Bearcat Brown . in a “handicap” match.
Southern Tag Champs The Interns vs. Len Rossi & Kevin Sullivan.
Don Greene vs. Johnny Walker in a “no DQ hair vs. title” match for the U.S. Junior Heavyweight Title.
* Note: This was a Tuesday show.

10/23/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 3,784)
Tommy Gilbert & Eddie Marlin vs. Jack Donovan & Frank Martinez.
Tojo Yamamoto vs. Don Greene.
Wee Willie Wilson vs. Little Bruiser.
Johnny Walker vs. Al Greene.
Southern Tag Champs The Interns vs. Len Rossi & Kevin Sullivan.

10/30/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 3,812)
Benny & Billy McGuire vs. Don Greene & The Masked Blitzer.
The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak) vs. Doug Smith & Mario Galento.
Jackie Fargo vs. Al Greene . in a “lumberjack” match.
The Interns & Ken Ramey vs. Tommy Gilbert, Len Rossi, & Kevin Sullivan in a “no DQ” match.

11/6/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 3,208)
Frank Martinez & The Great Fuji vs. Tommy Gilbert & Doug Smith.
Dennis Hall & Eddie Marlin vs. The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak).
Len Rossi & Kevin Sullivan vs. The Interns in a “no DQ hair vs. title” match for the Southern Tag Title.
Don & Al Greene NC Jackie Fargo & Johnny Walker in three falls.

11/13/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 5,022)
Doug Smith & Darling Dagmar vs. The Great Fuji & Diamond Lil.
Ken Lucas & Dennis Hall vs. Kurt & Karl Von Fritz.
Jerry Lawler & Jim White vs. Eddie Marlin & Tommy Gilbert.
Southern Tag Champs The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak) vs. Len Rossi & Bearcat Brown in three falls.
1-Rossi & Brown won the first fall.
2-The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak) won the second fall.
3-The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak) won the third fall.
Johnny Walker & Jackie Fargo vs. Al & Don Greene in three falls of a “no DQ” match.
1-Walker & Fargo won the first fall.
2-The Greenes won the second fall.
3-Walker & Fargo won the third fall.

11/20/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 3,557)
Eddie Marlin vs. Bill Costello.
Jackie Fargo vs. The Masked Blitzer.
Jerry Jarrett vs. Frank Martinez ..
Ken Lucas & Dennis Hall vs. Don & Al Greene, Johnny Walker & Frankie Lane, and Jerry Lawler & Jim White in an “tag team elimination”
match.
Southern Tag Champs The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak) NC Len Rossi & Bearcat Brown in three falls.

11/27/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 4,103)
Jerry Lawler & Jim White vs. Jackie Fargo & Tommy Gilbert.
Ken Lucas & Dennis Hall vs. Jerry Myatt & Billy Hamilton.
Don Greene, Len Rossi, & Bearcat Brown NC The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak) & Jimmy Kent in three falls.

12/4/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 4,069)
Johnny Walker & Frankie Lane vs. Jerry Lawler & Jim White in three falls.
1-Walker & Lane won the first fall.
2-Lawler & White won the second fall.
3-Walker & Lane won the third fall ..
Ken Lucas & Dennis Hall vs. George Hultz & The Great Fuji in three falls.
1-Lucas & Hall won the first fall.
2-Hultz & Fuji won the second fall.
3-The third fall ended in a draw.
Don Greene, Len Rossi, & Bearcat Brown vs. The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak) & Jimmy Kent in two straight falls of a “no DQ”
match.

Show Cancelled: 12/11/72 Due to bad weather.

12/19/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum
Billy Wicks vs. Jimmy Kent.
Ken Lucas & Dennis Hall vs. Jerry Lawler & Jim White.
Tojo Yamamoto, Jerry Jarrett, & Jackie Fargo vs. Don Duffy, Bobby Hart, & Lorenzo Parente.
Southern Tag Champs The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak) vs. Don Greene & Bearcat Brown.
* Note: This was a Tuesday show.

12/25/72 – Memphis, TN. @ The Mid-South Coliseum (Attendance: 3,105)
Lilly Thomas vs. Sandy Parker.
Eddie Marlin & Tommy Gilbert vs. The Purple Terror & Treach Phillips.
The Great Fuji & Taro Murasaki vs. Don Greene & Dwayne Peale .
Jackie Fargo & Jerry Jarrett vs. The Bounty Hunters (Jerry & David Novak)

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