Daily Pro Wrestling History (08/28): WWF SummerSlam 1989

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Kansas City, Kansas:
– World Heavyweight Champion Lee Wykoff defeated Dorv Roche in 2 of 3 falls
– Nanjo Singh beat Steve Brody 
– Ray Eckert and Jack Hader went to a 30 minute draw


Kansas City, Kansas:
– NWA World Champion Dick Hutton beat Otto Von Krupp 2 falls to 1
– for the Central States tag team title, Thor Hagen and Sonny Myers beat Emil Dusek and Red McIntyre 2 falls to 1 to retain the title


Denver, Colorado; 
– AWA Champion Verne Gagne beat The Crusher
– Wilbur Snyder beat Larry Hennig
– Mitsu Arakawa beat Dale Lewis 
– Dory Funk Jr beat Dan Miller


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
– AWA Champion The Crusher beat Harley Race
– Larry Hennig beat Tex McKenzie
– Reggie Parks drew Chris Markoff
– Rene Goulet beat Danny Plechas
– Eddie Sharkey beat Gene Anderson by DQ
– Larry Heiniemi beat Paul Caruso


Augusta, Georgia:
– Stan and Butcher Vachon defeated Alberto Torres and Ramon Torres  to win the Southern Tag Team Titles


Denver, Colorado:
– in a Cage Match; The Crusher beat Mad Dog Vachon
– Red Bastien & Pepper Gomez & Edouard Carpentier beat Larry Hennig & Lars Anderson & Butcher Vachon in 2 of 3 falls
– In a no-DQ, no countout match; Blackjack Lanza beat Dr. X
– Paul Diamond beat Double X 
– Bull Bullinski beat George Gadaski


St Paul, Minnesota:
– Verne Gagne no contest AWA Champion Nick Bockwinkel
– Greg Gagne & Jim Brunzell beat Mad Dog Vachon & Baron Von Raschke
– Peter Maivia beat Kim Duk
– Billy Francis beat Moose Morowski
– Billy Red Cloud beat Buck Zumhofe


Tokyo, Japan:
– Jumbo Tsuruta beat Jack Brisco to win the United National title


Los Angeles, California:
– Wahoo McDaniel defeated Tully Blanchard for the NWA National Heavyweight Title


WWF SummerSlam: East Rutherford, New Jersey:
– The Ultimate Warrior defeated Rick Rude to win the WWF Intercontinental Title
– The Brainbusters (Arn Anderson & Tully Blanchard) defeated The Hart Foundation 
– Hulk Hogan & Brutus Beefcake, with Elizabeth, defeated Randy Savage & Zeus, with Sherri Martel


Mexico City, Mexico:
– Celestial beat Super Delfin to win the UWA welterweight title


Indianapolis, Indiana:
– Shawn Michaels & Diesel defeated The Headshrinkers to win the WWF World Tag Team Titles


Memphis, Tennessee:
– PG-13 defeated Terry Gordy & Tracey Smothers in a tournament final for the USWA Tag Team Titles

Shizuoka, Japan:
– Yuji Nagata & Manabu Nakanishi beat Tatsutoshi Goto & Michiyoshi Ohara to win the IWGP Tag Team Titles


Tokyo, Japan:
– Kendo Ka Shin beat Koji Kanemoto to win the IWGP Jr. Heavyweight Title


Las Cruces, New Mexico:
– Kevin Nash defeated Booker T for the WCW World Heavyweight Title

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