WCWA World Six-Man Tag Team Championship

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WCCW World Tag Team Championship
Details
Date established December 25, 1982
Date retired 1988
Promotion World Class Championship Wrestling
Other name(s)
  • NWA World Six-Man Tag Team Championship (Texas version)

The WCWA World Six-Man Tag Team Championship was a title in World Class Championship Wrestling from 1982 until 1988. From 1982 until 1986, the championship was called NWA World Six-Man Tag Team Championship (Texas version). It featured several notable matches between the Von Erich family and The Fabulous Freebirds.

Title history[edit]

Wrestlers Reigns together Date Place Description
The Fabulous Freebirds
(Michael Hayes, Terry Gordy & Buddy Roberts)
1 December 25, 1982 Dallas, TX Defeat Iron Mike Sharpe, Ben Sharpe (not the original), & Tom Steele; David Von Erich subbs for the absent Buddy Roberts and imidiately gives up his share of title to Roberts; Freebirds turns heel in the very next match of the card.
The Von Erichs
(Kevin, David & Kerry Von Erich)
1 July 4, 1983 Ft. Worth, TX
The Fabulous Freebirds
(Michael Hayes, Terry Gordy & Buddy Roberts)
2 August 12, 1983 Dallas, TX
The Von Erichs
(Kevin, David & Kerry Von Erich)
2 December 2, 1983 Dallas, TX Defeat Gordy, Roberts, & Ric Flair after Hayes loses to loser-leaves-town match to Kerry on November 24, 1983.
The Fabulous Freebirds
(Michael Hayes, Terry Gordy & Buddy Roberts)
3 January 1984 Georgia Win by desqualification.
The Von Erichs
(Fritz, Kevin (3) & Mike Von Erich)
1 May 6, 1984 Irving, TX
The Von Erichs
(Kevin (4), Kerry (3) & Mike Von Erich (2))
1 May 6, 1984 Irving, TX Fritz retires and Kerry replaces him.
Held Up May 1984 Title held up when film shows legal man did not win deciding fall.
The Fabulous Freebirds
(Michael Hayes, Terry Gordy & Buddy Roberts)
4 July 4, 1984 Ft. Worth, TX Won rematch.
Held Up July 1984 Title held up because Killer Khan interfered.
The Von Erichs
(Kevin (5), Kerry (4) & Mike Von Erich (3))
2 September 3, 1984 Ft. Worth, TX Injured Mike does not wrestle in title change match.
Gino Hernandez, Chris Adams & Jake Roberts 1 October 27, 1984 Dallas, TX Defeat Kerry, Mike Von Erich, and Bobby Fulton.
The Von Erichs
(Kevin (6), Kerry (5) & Mike Von Erich (4))
3 December 31, 1984 Ft. Worth, TX
Mark Lewin, Killer Tim Brooks & One Man Gang 1 July 7, 1985 Reno, NV Defeat Kevin & Kerry.
The Von Erichs
(Kevin (7) & Kerry (6)) & Brian Adias
1 September 2, 1985 Ft. Worth, TX Defeat Mark Lewin & One Man Gang & Jack Victory.
The Fabulous Freebirds
(Michael Hayes, Terry Gordy & Buddy Roberts)
5 January 3, 1986 Dallas, TX
The Von Erichs
(Kevin (8), Kerry (7) & Lance Von Erich)
1 May 4, 1986 Irving, TX Steve Simpson subs for Kevin in title victory.
The Von Erichs
(Kevin (9), Mike (5) & Lance Von Erich (2))
1 July 1986 Mike returns from illness on July 4, 1986 and replaces Kerry, who is injured in a motorcycle accident on June 4, 1986.
Vacated April 12, 1987 When Mike commits suicide.
Kevin Von Erich (10), Chris Adams (2) & Steve Simpson 1 December 25, 1987 Dallas, TX Defeated Terry Gordy, Buddy Roberts & Iceman Parsons.
The Fabulous Freebirds
(Terry Gordy (6), Buddy Roberts (6) & Iceman Parsons)
1 January 4, 1988 Dallas, TX Defeat Simpson, Adams, & Matt Borne.
The Von Erichs
(Kevin (11), Kerry Von Erich (8)) & Michael Hayes (6)
1 July 8, 1988 Dallas, TX Defeat Roberts, Parsons, & Kimala.
Title Retired 1988 Title abandoned.

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Royal Duncan & Gary Will (2006). "(Texas) Dallas: World Class 6-Man Tag Team Title". Wrestling Title Histories (4th ed.). Archeus Communications. pp. 271–272. ISBN 0-9698161-5-4.