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The Records of
AWA World Heavyweight Championship Matches

NOTE: This list may include non-title matches which are to be removed as soon as they are confirmed.

1985 <<

Stan Hansen

01/10Rosemont, ILSgt. SlaughterL (DQ)
01/12St. Paul, MNSgt. SlaughterL (DQ)
01/16Winnipeg, MB, CANRick MartelW
01/17Denver, COJerry BlackwellL (DQ)
01/25Milwaukee, WISgt. SlaughterNC
01/31Rockford, ILLeon WhiteW
02/01Oshkosh, WICurt HennigW (DQ)
02/02Villa Park, ILJerry BlackwellW
02/04Salt Lake City, UTDavid SammartinoW
02/09St. Paul, MNSgt. SlaughterW (COR)
02/14Denver, COJerry BlackwellL (DQ)
02/15Rochelle, ILLeon WhiteW
02/16Milwaukee, WILeon WhiteW
02/20Baltimore, MDSgt. SlaughterL (DQ)
02/23Rosemont, ILSgt. SlaughterNC
02/24E. Rutherford, NJSgt. SlaughterD (19min DCOR)
03/01Rockford, ILLeon WhiteW
03/02Green Bay, WILeon WhiteW (pin)
03/09Minneapolis, MNSgt. SlaughterW (COR)
03/09St. Paul, MNSgt. SlaughterL (COR)
03/13Las Vegas, NVLeon WhiteW
03/15Salt Lake City, UTJerry BlackwellNC
03/23Rosemont, ILRick MartelW (COR)
03/29Tokyo, JPNJumbo TsurutaD (8:45 DCOR)
Triple title match against NWA International champion (Hansen also holds PWF title)
04/05Yokohama, JPNRiki ChoshuL (18:27 DQ)
Double title match: retains AWA World title and loses PWF title
04/19Kobe, JPNJumbo TsurutaD (16:52 DCOR)
Triple title match against NWA International champion
04/20Minneapolis, MNNick BockwinkelL (DQ)
04/26Ohmiya, JPNRiki ChoshuD (16:36 DCOR)
Double title match against PWF champion
04/27Rosemont, ILNick BockwinkelL (DQ)
04/28E. Rutherford, NJLeon WhiteW
04/27Green Bay, WINick Bockwinkel (sub Sgt. Slaughter)W (COR)
05/12 Montreal, QC, CAN Rick Martel L (DQ?)
05/13 Quebec City, QC, CAN Ron Ritchie W
05/18Green Bay, WINick BockwinkelL (DQ)
05/31Las Vegas, NVCurt Hennig (sub Jerry Blackwell)D
06/08Chicago, ILNick BockwinkelNC
06/13Houston, TXNick BockwinkelNC
06/22Green Bay, WINick BockwinkelW (pin)
06/27Salt Lake City, UTNick BockwinkelW
06/28 Oakland, CA Jerry Blackwell L (DQ)
Stripped on 86/06/29 when Hansen refuses to wrestle for a scheduled title defense; continues to defend the title in Japan
1986/07/26 Kanazawa, JPN Gen'ichiro Tenryu D (12:08 DCOR)
1986/07/31 Tokyo, JPN Jumbo Tsuruta W (16:27 pin)
Double title match: wins NWA International Title

Nick Bockwinkel [4]

Awarded on 86/06/29 when Hansen refuses to wrestle for a scheduled title defense
07/21Memphis, TNJerry LawlerW
08/16Pittsburgh, PANord The BarbarianW (DQ)
08/17Steubenville, OHBoris ZhukovW
08/19Manitowoc, WIBoris ZhukovW
08/21Wausau, WI Boris ZhukovW
08/23Milwaukee, WINord The BarbarianW (DQ)
08/30Las Vegas, NVBoris ZhukovW
09/01Daytona Beach, FL Kendo NagasakiW (DQ)
09/12Denver, COSheik AdnanW (DQ)
09/13Oakland, CASheik Adnan (sub Nord The Barbarian)W
09/21St. Paul, MNCol. DeBeersL (DQ)
09/23Portland, ORCurt HennigW (DQ)
09/25Seattle, WACurt HennigD (DCOR)
10/04Stevens Point, WIBoris ZhukovL (DQ)
10/26Chicago, ILLarry ZbyszkoW (DQ)
11/21Las Vegas, NVCurt HennigD (60min)
11/27St. Paul, MNLarry ZbyszkoW
11/30Chicago, ILCurt HennigL (DQ)
12/06Milwaukee, WILarry ZbyszkoNC
12/07Appleton, WILarry ZbyszkoW
12/12Wausau, WILarry ZbyszkoW (DQ)
12/25St. Paul, MNCurt HennigW (DQ)
12/28Milwaukee, WIScott HallW (DQ)
12/29Green Bay, WICurt Hennig (sub Scott Hall)W

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