American Wrestling Trivia

World Wrestling Federation 1988


Saturday Night's Main Event, January 1988

1988-01-02, Capital Center, Landover, Madigan, USA

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Shown 1988-01-02 on NBC. Attendance: 13,000.

  1. Tagteam championship:
    Tito Santana & Rick Martel (ch) def. Boris Zhukov & Nikolai Volkoff
  2. Jake Roberts def. Sika
  3. WWF championship:
    Hulk Hogan (ch) def. King Kong Bundy
  4. Greg Valentine def. Koko B. Ware (subm)

Royal Rumble 1988

1988-01-24, Copps Colliseum, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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  1. Ricky Steamboat def. Rick Rude (DQ)
  2. Woman Tag Team Championship, two out of three falls:
    Jumping Bomb Angels def. Glamour Girls
    1. Kai pinned Yamazaki
    2. Tateno pinned Kai
    3. Yamazaki pinned Martin
  3. The Royal Rumble:
    Elim. Ent. Name By
    1 3Butch ReedJake Roberts (6)
    2 1Tito SantanaBret Hart (2)
    310Boris ZhukovJim Brunzell (7) & Jake Roberts (6)
    4 6Harley RaceDon Muraco (11)
    5 7Jim BrunzellNikolai Volkoff (12)
    6 4Jim NeidhartHillbilly Jim (17)
    7 8Sam HoustonRon Bass (14)
    8 2Bret "Hit Man" HartDon Muraco (11)
    916B. Brian BlairOne Man Gang (19)
    10 5Jake "The Snake" RobertsOne Man Gang (19)
    1112Nikolai VolkoffJim Duggan (13)
    1217Hillbilly JimOne Man Gang (19)
    13 9Dangerous Danny DavisJim Duggan (13)
    1420Ultimate WarriorDino Bravo (18) & One Man Gang (19)
    1514Cowboy Ron BassDon Muraco (11)
    1611Don MuracoDino Bravo (18)
    1718Dino BravoOne Man Gang (19)
    1819One Man GangJim Duggan (13)
    1915Junkyard DogJim Duggan (13)
    13"Hacksaw" Jim Duggan
  4. Two out of three falls:
    Islanders (Haku & Samoan Savage "Tama") def. Young stallions (Paul Roma & Jim Powers)
    1. Roma count-out
    2. Haku made Roma submit

Saturday Night's Main Event, February 1988

1988-02-05, Unknown arena, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA

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  1. Intercontinental championship:
    Randy Savage def. Honky Tonk Man (ch) (countout)
  2. WWF championship:
    Andre the Giant def. Hulk Hogan (ch)
    (The title was later stripped from Andre due to he gave the belt to Ted DiBiase)
  3. Tagteam championship:
    Strike Force (ch) def. Hart Foundation

Saturday Night's Main Event, March 1988

1988-03-07, Unknown arena, Nashville, Tennessee, USA

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  1. Brutus Beefcake def. Greg Valentine
  2. Hulk Hogan def. Harley Race
  3. Ted DiBiase def. Randy Savage (CO)
  4. Two out of three falls:
    Haku & Tama def. the Killer Bees
    2 falls to 1 with Haku pinning Blair to win
  5. One Man Gang def. Ken Patera

Wrestlemania IV

1988-03-27, Trump Plaza, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA

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Saturday Night's Main Event, April 1988

1988-04-22, Unknown arena, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA

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  1. Jim Duggan def. Hercules (DQ)
  2. Brutus Beefcake def. Danny Davis
  3. WWF championship:
    Randy Savage (ch) def. One Man Gang
  4. Tagteam championship:
    Demolition def. British Bulldogs (DQ)
  5. Ted DiBiase def. Don Muraco
  6. Rick Rude def. Koko B Ware

WrestleFest 1988

1988-07-31, Milwaukee County Stadium, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
  1. Big Boss Man def. Scott Casey
  2. Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake def. Hercules
  3. Jacques & Raymond Rougeau def. The Killer Bees (Jim Brunzell & Brian Blair)
  4. Bad News Brown def. Bret "The Hit Man" Hart
  5. Intercontinental championship:
    "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan def. The Honky Tonk man (ch) (DQ)
  6. The Powers of Pain def. The Bolsheviks
  7. Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart def. "Leaping" Lanny Poffo
  8. Mr. Perfect def. The Red Rooster
  9. Jake "The Snake" Roberts vs. "Ravishing" Rick Rude (2xCO)
  10. Haku def. Sam Houston
  11. The Ultimate Warrior def. Bobby "The Brain" Heenan
  12. Tagteam championship:
    Demolition (ch) def. The British Bulldogs
  13. Dino Bravo def. Ken Patera
  14. Steel cage match:
    Hulk Hogan def. Andre the Giant
  15. WWF championship:
    Randy Savage (ch) def. Ted DiBiase

Summerslam 1988

1988-08-29, Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York, USA

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  1. Rougeau Bros. vs British Bulldogs (Time limit draw)
  2. Bad News Brown def. Ken Patera
  3. Rick Rude def. Junkyard Dog (DQ, Roberts interfered)
  4. Powers of Pain (Barbarian & The Warlord) def. the Bolsheviks
  5. WWF Intercontinental Championship:
    Ultimate Warrior def. Honky Tonk Man (ch)
    This match took twenty-eight seconds!
  6. Dino Bravo def. Don Muraco
  7. WWF Tag Team Championship:
    Demolition def. Hart Foundation
  8. Big Boss Man def. Koko B.Ware
  9. Jake Roberts def. Hercules
  10. Special guest referee: Jesse "The Body" Ventura
    Randy Savage & Hulk Hogan def. Andre the Giant & Ted DiBiase

King of the Ring 1988

1988-10-16, Providence Civic Center, Providence, Rhode Island, USA

Saturday Night's Main Event, October 1988

1988-10-25, Unknown arena, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

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  1. Jake Roberts def. Rick Rude (DQ)
  2. Tagteam championship:
    Demolition (ch) def. Hart Foundation
    Smash pinned Hart
  3. Hulk Hogan def. Haku
  4. Dino Bravo def. Ken Patera
  5. Big Bossman def. Jim Powers

Saturday Night's Main Event, November 1988

1988-11-16, Unknown arena, Sacramento, California, USA

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  1. Intercontinental championship:
    Ultimate Warrior def. Super Ninja (Rip Oliver)
  2. Hercules def. Virgil
  3. WWF championship:
    Randy Savage (ch) def. Andre the Giant (DQ)
  4. Flag match: Jim Duggan def. Boris Zukov
  5. Rougeaus def. Young Stallions

Survivor Series 1988

1988-11-24, Richfield Coliseum, Richfield, Ohio, USA

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  1. Warriors's Team (Ultimate Warrior, Brutus Beefcake, Blue Blazer (Owen Hart), Sam Houston, Jim Brunzell) def. Honky Tonk Man's Team (Honky Tonk Man, Ron Bass, Greg Valentine, Danny Davis, Bad News Brown)
    Eliminations in order:
    1. Dangerous Danny Davis by Beefcake (subm)
    2. Jumping Jim Brunzell by Bad News Brown
    3. Brown (CO)
    4. Sam Houston by Ron Bass
    5. The Blue Blazer by Greg The Hammer Valentine (subm)
    6. Honky and Beefcake (2xCO)
    7. Ron Bass by the Warrior
    8. Valentine by the Warrior
    Survivor: The Ultimate Warrior
  2. Powers of Pain's Team (Powers of Pain, Hart Foundation, The Young Stallions, The Rockers, British Bulldogs) def. Demolition's Team (Demolition, Brainbusters, Bolsheviks, Rougeau Bros., The Conquistadors)
    Eliminations in order:
    1. Fabulous Rougeau Brothers by the Hart Foundation (Hart pinned Raymond)
    2. The Young Stallions by the Bolsheviks (Zhukov pinned Powers)
    3. Bolsheviks by The Rockers (Jannetty pinned Zhukov)
    4. The Hart Foundation by The Brain Busters (Blanchard pinned Hart)
    5. The Rockers and Brain Busters (2xDQ)
    6. The British Bulldogs by Demolition (Smash pinned Dynamite Kid)
    7. Demolition (CO)
    8. The Conquistadors by The Powers of Pain (Barbarian pinned Conquistador #2)
    Survivors: Powers of Pain
  3. Andre the Giant's Team (Andre the Giant, Dino Bravo, Mr. Perfect, Ravishing Rick Rude, Harley Race) def. Jake Robert's Team (Jake Roberts, Jim Duggan, Ken Patera, Scott Casey, Tito Santana)
    Eliminations in order:
    1. Ken Patera by Ravishing Rick Rude
    2. Scott Casey by Bravo
    3. Harley Race by Tito Santana
    4. Santana by Andre
    5. Duggan (DQ)
    6. Rick Rude by Jake the Snake
    7. Andre (DQ)
    8. Jake the Snake by Mr. Perfect
    Survivors: Dino Bravo & Mr. Perfect
  4. The Mega Powers (Randy Savage, Hulk Hogan, Hercules, Koko B. Ware, Hillbilly Jim) def. The Twin Towers (Big Boss Man, Red Rooster, Ted DiBiase, King Haku, Akeem)
    Eliminations in order:
    1. The Red Rooster by Savage
    2. Hillbilly Jim by Akeem
    3. Koko B Ware by the Boss Man
    4. Hercules by Ted DiBiase
    5. DiBiase by Savage
    6. the Boss Man (CO)
    7. Akeem (DQ)
    8. King Haku by Hogan
    Survivors: Hulk Hogan & Randy Savage

Saturday Night's Main Event, December 1988

1988-12-07, Unknown arena, Tampa, Florida, USA

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  1. Hair Vs. Hair match:
    Brutus Beefcake def. Ron Bass
  2. Hulk Hogan def. Akeem (DQ)
  3. Intercontinental championship:
    Ultimate Warrior def. Honky Tonk Man
  4. Tito Santana def. Red Rooster
  5. Mr. Perfect def. Koko B. Ware.
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