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Canadian Open Tag Title & World Women's Title Questions

Does anyone have any information about the Canadian Open Tag Team title? I've come across some 1960's results that show a listing for this title, but have not been able to find a title history for it. It seems to have only been defended in Winnipeg.

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4/13/63 St. Paul, MN @ Armory
Hercules Cortez beat Bulldog Lee Henning
Crusher beat Larry Hennig 10:10
Bearcat Wright beat Texas Bob Geigel
Kay Noble beat Kathy Starr ...
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Question about the AWA title and its world title status

Everywhere on the 'net I read that the AWA heavyweight title regained world title status in 2005 when Z1 joined the AWA. Is this also recognized by Pro Wrestling Illustrated and did PWI confirm this in one of its magazines and/or website?

Thanks!
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Some interesting AWA trademark info

According to the website of the United States Patent and Trademark Office, the "AWA", "American Wrestling Association", and "All Star Wrestling" trademarks have been assigned to WWE Libraries, Inc., which is a division of World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. that also legally holds the rights to the ECW related assets and intellectual property. The former was assigned by AWA American Sumo, Inc. and the latter two were assigned by Squared Circle Ventures, Inc. The trademarks were ...
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AWA World brass Knuckles Champion?

In the On and Around the Mat World section of "The Ring's Wrestling Magazine" in the early 80's the would list each promotion by booking office/affliation, list the current champs and give some news. This comes from the Feb 1981 issue


Memphis Booking Office - AWA, CWA
World Brass Knucks HC - Don Fargo

I doubled checked in WTH and it mentions Fargo as the Brass Knuckles Champion in Memphis 2/79

I recall Crusher having ...
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AWA tag team Phantom title change

I'm reading my copy of the Canadian Pro wrestling hall of Fame book and it mentions that Karl & Kurt von Steiger defeated Paul & Mad Dog Vachon for the AWA Tag Team titles in 1971.

Has any one else heard of this story????
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Who owns all the belts of the AWA?

<span style='color:#0000ff'>Anyone know who owns the following AWA belts today and can ANYONE provide any puctures of ANY of them?

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</span> <a href='http://"http://www.100megsfree4.com/wiawrestling/pages/old/awatv.htm"' target='_blank'><span style='color:#0000ff'>International Televison Title</span></a> <a href='http://"http://www.100megsfree4.com/wiawrestling/pages/old/awaamer.htm"' target='_blank'><span style='color:#0000ff'>America's Heavyweight Title</span></a> <a href='http://"http://www.100megsfree4.com/wiawrestling/pages/old/awamidh.htm"' target='_blank'><span style='color:#0000ff'>Midwest Heavyweight Title</span></a> <a href='http://"http://www.100megsfree4.com/wiawrestling/pages/old/awamidtg.htm"' target='_blank'><span style='color:#0000ff'>Midwest Tag Team Titles</span></a> <a href='http://"http://www.100megsfree4.com/wiawrestling/pages/old/awasouh.htm"' target='_blank'><span style='color:#0000ff'>Southern Heavyweight Title</span></a> <a href='http://"http://www.100megsfree4.com/wiawrestling/pages/old/awasotag.htm"' target='_blank'><span style='color:#0000ff'>Southern Tag Team Titles</span></a> <a href='http://"http://www.100megsfree4.com/wiawrestling/pages/old/awaus.htm"' target='_blank'><span style='color:#0000ff'>United States Heavyweight Title</span></a> ...
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AWA World Television Title

This question is for Hisa: Why do you not have this title listed in the title histories section?

I would appreciate anyone who can lead me in the right direction.
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additional note for this board

The Minneapolis-based promotion headed by Verne Gagne.

Topics for other pre-1990s A.W.A. titles (Boston, Indiana, etc.) should be posted under "Title Histories - General."
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AWA Superstars

Any change we will see the history of Dale Gagner's AWA (<a href='http://www.awastars.com' target='_blank'>http://www.awastars.com</a>) titles on this Web site?
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