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Rob Van Dam Injured During A Title Match (Video)

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• ON THIS DAY IN NWA HISTORY (March 9, 1985) – NWA World Wide Wrestling

On this day in 1985, Jim Crockett Promotions aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘NWA World Wide Wrestling’.

This episode included pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘NWA The Great American Bash 1985’ event.

The card can be found below:

– Dusty/Tully/Baby Doll confrontation

– Khrusher Khruschev vs. Mark Fleming

– Wahoo McDaniel & Tully Blanchard strapping Ric Flair

– Magnum TA, Dick Slater & Buzz Tyler vs. Joel Deaton, Doug Vines & Golden Terror

– Arn Anderson vs. Sam Houston (Arn’s NWA Worlwide debut)

– Superstar Graham vs. Frank Lane

– Great Kabuki vs. Mike Fever

– Buddy Landell vs. Keith Larsen

• Rob Van Dam Injured During A Title Match (Video)

At QPW Super Slam, Rob Van Dam broke a rib during the QPW World Heavyweight Championship match after getting hit with a Samoan Drop from a Super Heavyweight Wrestler.

You can watch it below:

Below is the update RVD gave regarding his injury:

“I’m off this week with a broken rib dude.

It was the Samoan Drop at the end. CRUNCH‼️?

It felt much worse than it looked. It’s a very physical job, so you never know. The fall to the floor was a surprise but this one broke my rib on impact. 2 weeks later today and I’m much better, by the way.”

        
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