1988-09-07, Albany Civic Center, Albany, Georgia, USA
TV championship: Mike Rotunda vs. Brad Armstrong (draw)
Nikita Koloff & Steve Williams def. The Sheepherders
Dusty Rhodes def. Kevin Sullivan
Ricky Morton upset Ivan Koloff in a Russian Chain Match (Ivan turns
good after this one)
US championship: Sting def. Barry Windham (ch) (DQ)
Clash of the Champions IV - "Season's beatings"
1988-12-07, UTC (University of Tennessee-Chattanooga),
Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA
Fantastics def. Eddie Gilbert & Ron Simmons in tourney finals for
vacant US Tag Titles
Steve Williams (here, the newest heel in the Varcity Club) def.
Ivan Koloff (with one hand tied behind his back) def. Paul Jones
Road Warrior Animal (tag champion) def. Dusty Rhodes (DQ) allowing the
Road Warriors to replace Dusty with their choice (Genichiro Tenyru) as
the NWA World Six Man Championship Tag Team (Warriors had just
recently turned heel)
World Champ Ric Flair & US Champ Barry Windham def. The Midnight
Starrcade 88 - True Gritt
1988-12-26, Scope Arena, Norfolk, Virgina, USA
US tagteam championship: "Dr. Death" Steve Williams &
"Gamesmaster" Kevin Sullivan def. Fantastics (ch)
William pinned Bobby Fulton for the title.
Midnight Express ("Sweet" Stan Lane & "Beautiful" Bobby Eaton)
[w/Jim Cornette] def. Original Midnight Express ("Ravishing" Randy
Rose & "Loverboy" Dennis Condrey) [w/Paul E. Dangerously]
Lane pinned Rose to win the match.
Russian Assassins [w/Paul Jones] def. Ivan Koloff & Junkyard Dog
Stipulation: If Assassins lose, they had to unmask and
Paul Jones retire. Assassin #1 pinned Koloff to win the match.
TV championship: Rick Steiner def. Mike Rotunda (ch) [w/Kevin
Sullivan was placed in a cage beside the ring. Steiner
thought he had won the match when the bell rang, meanwhile Sullivan
exited the cage. Steiner pushes Rotunda into Sullivan and covers him
to win the title by pinfall.
US championship: Barry Windham (ch) [w/James J. Dillon] def. Bam Bam
Bigelow (CO) [w/Oliver Humperdink]
Windham retains the title when Bigelow got counted
Tagteam championship: Dusty Rhodes & Sting def. Road Warriors
(ch) (DQ) [w/Precious Paul Ellering]
Road Warriors were disqualified when Ellering broke a
pinfall attempt on Animal by Sting, losing the match but keeping the
NWA championship: Ric Flair (ch) [w/James J. Dillon] def. Lex Luger
Stipulation: If Flair is disqualified, Luger wins the
title. Flair pinned Luger to retain the title.