• On This Day In Wrestling History (September 5, 1981) – Georgia Championship Wrestling
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on September 5, 1981, Georgia Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV Show, also called ‘Georgia Championship Wrestling ‘.
The show featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments featuring several GCW Superstars, presented by Gordon Solie.
Here’s the card:
– Tape: Terry Gordy & Jimmy Snuka versus Michael Hayes & Andre the Giant
– George Wells & Steve O vs. Rick Ferrara & Tomahawk Thompson
– Kevin Von Erich vs. Jimmy Snuka
– The Masked Superstar vs. Don Gilbert
– Bryan St. John & Mike Sharpe vs. Ken Timbs & Jerry Mahoney
– Tommy Rich vs. Deke Rivers
– Steve O & Bruno Sammartino Jr. vs. Ron Haven & David Sierra
– Terry Gordy & Jimmy Snuka vs. Ken Hall & Abe Jacobs
– Dusty Rhodes vs. Bobby Garrett
– Kevin Von Erich & Mr. Wrestling #2 vs. Tony Russo & Professor Sonoda
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• Ric Flair’s Situation With WWE Could Get Nasty
Below is what Flair said:
“I’m glad that I’m having this opportunity to clear the air. When I first saw this [‘The Man’ Becky Lynch] thing go down in August 2018, I thought, ‘Cool, ‘The Man’ – my gimmick – versus my daughter, Charlotte.’ Okay, that’s the day it started, right after SummerSlam. I thought, cool.
I said, ‘I’m going to make some money; it’s my trademark and they have it to use.’ I’ve been saying it’s [been mine] since 1981. So I got my worded statement, I sent [WWE’s lawyer] a text and the lawyer, who just has no respect for me whatsoever which is something I’m not going to deal with much longer, he said, ‘You’re wrong. It’s not even close.’
I said, ‘It’s not even close?’ So, boom, I sent him another text, he didn’t respond. So I had my lawyer call him and he blew off my lawyer. This is all in 2018 or in January of ’19.”
I told Hunter, ‘Hunter, I’m going to file.’ I mean, the reason they don’t have [the trademark for ‘The Man’], it’s my understanding that it’s because it’s too close to mine… I told Hunter, ‘Hey, if push comes to shove, I’m going to file for it.’
I mean, I get it, but here’s the deal: I love Becky Lynch, and no one has supported the women’s division more than me as an outsider. As a matter of fact, I told the guys that I would have texted Becky last night and Sasha, but I’m sure Becky – I don’t know what the WWE’s spin has been to her. They stole it last night.
It’s funny, my daughter [Charlotte Flair] is so mad at me because I filed, not even understanding that it’s not Becky. I have no beef with Becky.
But here’s the deal: when I almost died two years ago, one person stayed by me the whole time for 31 days in ICU, 12 days while I was dying on a respirator, and I’m going to take care of her and her family, and my family that has taken care of me, no matter what.
I don’t care what the WWE thinks of me personally; I know they love me, but obviously they have lost respect for me. If I don’t win, and even if I won, Becky can have [The Man] all day long. I’m glad! But I want the company to pay me for it because I’m going to take care of my family.
I am going to be ‘The Man’, and if I don’t get it, you know what my tombstone will say? ‘He died trying to be The Man’.”
According to Brad Shepard, WWE is trying to work out a deal with Flair, but things could get nasty:
“According to a source in WWE, the company is trying to work out a deal with Ric Flair over ‘The Man’ situation. I’m told there are no hard feelings yet, but some people believe it could get a little nasty because they view Flair as stubborn.”
— Ric Flair® (@RicFlairNatrBoy) August 24, 2019
I am The Man.
— The Man (@BeckyLynchWWE) August 31, 2019
To Be The Man, You Gotta Beat THE MAN! #alreadytrademarked
— Ric Flair® (@RicFlairNatrBoy) August 31, 2019
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