There have been many Wrestling Promotions over the years, which produced wrestlers who became big stars at some point in their career, but many of these promotions didn’t manage to survive.
Let us take a look at the 10 greatest defunct Wrestling Promotions:
10. SMW Smoky Mountain Wrestling
Smoky Mountain Wrestling is a former Professional Wrestling Promotion, that was based in Knoxville, Tennessee.
It started in October 1991 and closed its doors in December 1995.
The promoter was famous NWA/WWF Manager James E. Cornette.
The most famous SMW Smoky Mountain Wrestling Wrestlers were:
• Chris Candido
• Tracy Smothers
• The Heavenly Bodies
• Brian Lee
• The Rock ‘n’ Roll Express
• The Dirty White Boy
• “Nature Boy” Buddy Landel
• “Wildfire” Tommy Rich
• New Jack
• Chris Jericho
• Lance Storm
• Al Snow
• Tim Horner
• Bruiser Bedlam