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NWA SATURDAY NIGHT

1989

1/4/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
1/7/89 - hosted by Tony Schiavone & Jim Ross; Year-in-Review special; included a look at Sting & Lex Luger defeating NWA Tag Team Champions Arn Anderson & Tully Blanchard to win the 3rd Annual Crockett Cup; featured comments from Paul E. Dangerously, who boasted about his team of Dennis Condrey & Randy Rose leaving Jim Cornette a bloody mess and that he was the reason ratings were up for the show; included the announcement NWA US Champion Barry Windham vs. Eddie Gilbert and NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner vs. Mike Rotundo would take place the following week; featured the entire Sting vs. NWA World Champion Ric Flair match from Clash of the Champions 1

1/4/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
1/14/89 - featured a promo by Dusty Rhodes in which he said he wanted Barry Windham's US title in 1989; included Jim Ross conducting an interview with NWA World Champion Ric Flair, NWA US Champion Barry Windham, & JJ Dillon, during which Eddie Gilbert interrupted and said he had found someone to be his partner if Flair & Windham would agree to face them the following week, with Dillon giving a verbal agreement as long as it wasn't Lex Luger; featured an ad for the Starrcade 88 home video; included Missy Hyatt conducting an interview with Flair regarding his controversial victory over Luger at Starrcade and his refusal to continue to defend the title against Luger:
Eddie Gilbert defeated NWA US Champion Barry Windham (w/ JJ Dillon) via disqualification in a non-title match at around the 13-minute mark when NWA World Champion Ric Flair, who appeared ringside early in the match, attacked Gilbert and - with Windham - double teamed him; after the bout, Jim Ross & Tony Schiavone interviewed Dillon at ringside in which Dillon said Gilbert's name could be added to the list of their other victims - Dusty Rhodes, Bam Bam Bigelow, Sting, and others
Michael Hayes pinned Paul Lee with the DDT at 3:11; during the bout, Steve Casey appeared at ringside; after the match, Ross interviewed Hayes & the Junkyard Dog about their newfound team, going after the NWA US Tag Team Titles, and JYD facing Flair for the title the following week in St. Louis
NWA US Tag Team Champions Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams (w/ Mike Rotunda) defeated Randy Hogan & Mike Collins at 3:57 when Williams pinned Collins with the Oklahoma Stampede; after the bout, Schiavone interviewed the Varsity Club during which Sullivan challenged NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors and Rotunda said he would reclaim the NWA TV title later in the show
NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors (w/ Paul Ellering) defeated Dale Laparouse & Mike Jackson at the 40-second mark when Road Warrior Hawk pinned Laparouse with the Doomsday Device; after the bout, Laparouse was taken backstage on a stretcher as Schiavone interviewed the champions regarding the challenge issued earlier in the show by Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams, during which Road Warrior Animal said he and Hawk had found someone to share their NWA 6-Man Tag Team Titles - Genichiro Tenryu
Dennis Condrey & Randy Rose (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Trent Knight & Bob Emory at 4:12 when Rose scored the pin with the Human Cough Drop; during the bout, it was announced Genichiro Tenryu would make his first appearance as the Road Warriors' tag team partner at the Clash of the Champions Feb. 15 and that their opponents would be named later in the show; during the contest, Dangerously briefly joined the commentary team; after the bout, Ross interviewed Dangerously, Condrey & Rose, during which Dangerously showed footage of himself hitting Jim Cornette with his phone and then said he would force Cornette out of the NWA
NWA Western States Champion Larry Zbyzsko & Al Perez (w/ Gary Hart & Abdullah the Butcher) defeated George South & Curtis Thompson at 2:50 when Perez pinned South with the Alicopter; after the bout, Schiavone interviewed Hart, Zbyzsko, & Perez in which Hart said his men were targetting NWA World Champion Ric Flair and mentioned an upcoming match between Flair and Perez in Florida; Zbyzsko then said in 1980 he retired one legend, in 1987 he retired another, and now he was looking to retire Flair
Dick Murdoch pinned Eddie Sweat with the brainbuster at 2:30
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Keith Steinborn & Gary Royal when Eaton pinned Steinborn at 3:29 with one hand on the chest following the Veg-o-Matic; during the bout, Cornette briefly joined the commentary team; after the bout, Ross interviewed Cornette regarding Paul Dangerously, Dennis Condrey & Randy Rose
NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner defeated Mike Rotunda (w/ NWA US Tag Team Champion Kevin Sullivan) via disqualification at 9:09 when Steve Williams attacked the champion; after the bout, referee Teddy Long was thrown to the floor before Williams, Sullivan, and Rotunda hit a double spike piledriver; moments later, Sullivan tried to get at Steiner's dog but Michael Hayes & the Junkyard Dog made the save
Sting & Lex Luger defeated Agent Steel & Bob Holiday at 4:59 when Holiday submitted to Sting's Scorpion Deathlock after Sting hit a Stinger Splash in the corner; after the bout, Ross interviewed Sting & Luger, with Luger addressing Flair denying him future title shots

1/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
1/21/89 - 1-hour episode; included Jim Ross & Tony Schiavone conducting an opening interview with Eddie Gilbert regarding his surprise partner to be unveiled later in the show against NWA World Champion Ric Flair & NWA US Champion Barry Windham; featured Schiavone interviewing Gilbert about the attack he sustained the previous week from Flair & Windham, with Gilbert saying his mystery partner could beat Flair, Windham, & JJ Dillon himself; included ads throughout the show for the upcoming Clash of the Champions Feb. 15:
Michael Hayes pinned Russian Assassin #2 (w/ Paul Jones & Russian Assassin #1) at 6:34 with a roll up after the Assassin thought he had won thanks to Jones' interference; during the bout, Jones briefly joined the commentary team
Butch Reed (w/ JJ Dillon) pinned George South with a knee to the chest following a clothesline off the top at 2:16 (Reed's return and debut with Dillon)
Mike Rotunda & NWA US Tag Team Champion Kevin Sullivan defeated Randy Hogan & Gene Miller at 4:15 when Rotunda pinned Miller with a butterfly suplex; prior to the bout, Jim Ross interviewed Rotunda regarding his quest to regain the NWA TV title and Sullivan regarding his challenge to NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors; during the bout, Ross & Tony Schiavone discussed the Road Warriors & Abdullah the Butcher facing the Varsity Club
Ricky Steamboat (mystery partner) & Eddie Gilbert defeated NWA World Champion Ric Flair & NWA US Champion Barry Windham (w/ JJ Dillon) at 15:14 when Steamboat pinned Flair with a gorilla press slam and crossbody off the top; Steamboat used the Alan Parsons Project's "Sirius" as his entrance music for the bout; after the commercial break, Ross & Schiavone interviewed the victors, during which they replayed the finish and Steamboat commented on his quest to win a world title; moments later, Flair, Windham, & Dillon returned ringside, confronted Steamboat, and argued they weren't prepared to face him (Steamboat's surprise return after a 4-year absence)

1/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
1/28/89 - featured Tony Schiavone conducting an opening interview with Ricky Steamboat regarding his surprise return the previous week and his quest to take the NWA World Title from Ric Flair before introducing his wife Bonnie and baby son; included ads throughout the show for the upcoming Clash of the Champions Feb. 15; featured the announcement of the following matches for Chi-Town Rumble: Steamboat vs. Flair, NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors vs. NWA US Tag Team Champions Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams, Lex Luger vs. NWA US Champion Barry Windham, NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner vs. Mike Rotunda, the final confrontation between the Midnight Express and the Original Midnight Express, and Sting would also be on the card; included Ross & Schiavone conducting an closing interview with Steamboat regarding the injury Eddie Gilbert sustained from Flair & Windham earlier in the show, with Ross saying Flair had been issued a major fine and Steamboat saying Gilbert sustained a broken nose and probable concussion:
Michael Hayes & the Junkyard Dog defeated Max McGiver & Bob Emery at 6:16 when Hayes pinned McGiver with the DDT; during the bout, it was announced Hayes & JYD would soon be facing the Russian Assasins and the Original Midnight Express
Butch Reed (w/ JJ Dillon) pinned Alan Kensey with a side headlock at 1:07; prior to the bout, Jim Ross interviewed Reed & Dillon; after the match, Reed continued to attack his opponent and hit the clothesline off the top before Dillon himself counted the opponent down for more than 3
Kendall Windham pinned George South with the bulldog at 7:40; during the bout, NWA US Champion Barry Windham appeared ringside to watch the match and briefly joined the commentary team
Eddie Gilbert pinned Agent Steel with the Hot Shot at 3:20
Mike Rotunda & NWA US Tag Team Champion Steve Williams (w/ NWA US Tag Team Champion Kevin Sullivan) defeated Trent Knight & Mike Jackson at 6:26 when Williams pinned Knight with the Oklahoma Stampede; during the bout, Sullivan announced he and Williams would be defending the titles at the Clash of the Champions, Rotunda would reclaim the NWA TV title from Rick Steiner and he and Williams would beat the Road Warriors at Chi-Town Rumble; during the bout, Lex Luger briefly appeared ringside to watch
Ricky Steamboat pinned Russian Assassin #2 (w/ Paul Jones & Russian Assassin #1) with the crossbody off the top at 6:42; during the bout, an irate NWA World Champion Ric Flair joined the commentary team and argued with the fans, Ross, and Schiavone about Steamboat and what he stood for; after the match, Steamboat cleared the ring of both Assassins and Jones; moments later, Steamboat hit a plancha to the floor onto Flair, with NWA US Champion Barry Windham attacking Steamboat from behind until Eddie Gilbert made the save; Gilbert was then thrown into the ringpost by Windham and sustained a kneedrop from Flair as he was face-down on the concrete floor; during the commercial break, Gilbert was taken backstage on a stretcher
Dick Murdoch pinned Mike Justice with an elbow drop at 5:12
Lex Luger defeated Jerry Price via submission with the Torture Rack at 4:37
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Rick Allen & Keith Steinborn at 6:41 when Eaton pinned Allen following the Veg-O-Matic; during the match, Cornette joined the commentary team to comment on the loser leaves town match between himself, Eaton, & Lane and Paul E. Dangerously, Dennis Condrey, & Randy Rose at Chi-Town Rumble, saying he knew it would come down between himself and Dangerously being the loser of the fall; moments later, Dangerously, Condrey, & Rose briefly appeared ringside
NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner pinned Eddie Sweat with the belly to belly suplex at 3:43; during the bout, it was announced Steiner would defend against Commando Ray at the Clash of the Champions; after the match, Schiavone interviewed Steiner - with his dog - about the upcoming match at the Clash and the recent attack he sustained from the Varsity Club, with Steiner referring to Mike Rotunda as Mike "Retardo" and calling Kevin Sullivan a toad
NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors (w/ Paul Ellering) defeated Randy Hogan & Bill Holliday at 2:22 when Road Warrior Hawk pinned Holliday with two hands on his chest following the Doomsday Device; after the bout, Ross interviewed the Road Warriors about their respective title defenses of the NWA 6-Man Tag Team and NWA Tag Team titles at the Clash of the Champions and Chi-Town Rumble
Ivan Koloff defeated Gene Miller via submission with a Boston Crab at 3:52

2/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
2/4/89 - featured Magnum TA as the new co-host with Jim Ross, subbing for Tony Schiavone who left for the WWF; included Ross conducting an opening interview with Eddie Gilbert, his nose taped, regarding the injury he sustained the previous week from NWA World Champion Ric Flair & NWA US Champion Barry Windham, during which he said he was targetting both men for what they did to him; featured several ads throughout the show for the Clash of the Champions on Feb. 15; included Ross interiewing Ricky Steamboat regarding his public workout later in the show against three men; featured Ross conducting an interiew with Flair, Windham, and Hiro Matsuda about Matsuda buying their contracts and being their new manager; included Ross conducting an interview with the Varsity Club regarding Mike Rotunda's match with NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner and Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams' match with the Road Warriors at Chi-Town Rumble; featured Magnum conducting an interview with Lex Luger regarding his US title shot at Chi-Town Rumble and whether winning that title could earn Luger another shot at Flair; included a public workout by Steamboat, preparing for his upcoming title shot against Flair, in which he sparred with Dustin Rhodes, Bob Cook, & Ric Diamond; during the segment, Flair joined the commentary team; after the commercial break, footage was shown from the break of Flair slapping Steamboat in the face and assaulting him in the ring, with Steamboat then hitting a gorilla press slam, ripping Flair's shirt off, and sending him to the floor; featured Ross conducting an interview with NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors & Paul Ellering regarding the upcoming challenge of Sullivan & Williams; included Ross conducting an interview with Sting regarding his match with Butch Reed at Chi-Town Rumble; featured Ross conducting an interview with Jim Cornette, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane regarding their 6-man loser leaves town match with Paul E. Dangerously, Dennis Condrey, & Randy Rose at Chi-Town Rumble:
NWA US Tag Team Champions Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams defeated George South & Bob Emery at 5:55 when Emery submitted to an armbar by Sullivan; prior to the bout, it was announced the Varsity Club would face Paul Ellering & NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors the following Saturday morning; during the match, it was announced Sullivan & Williams would defend their titles against the Fantastics at the Clash of the Champions
Bobby Fulton & Tommy Rogers defeated Trent Knight & Eddie Sweat at 5:16 when Rogers pinned Sweat following the Tower of Quebec
Abdullah the Butcher (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Dave Heath with an elbow drop at 4:04; after the bout, Abdullah applied a nerve hold until Hart told him to stop
NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner pinned Mike Thor with the belly to belly suplex at 3:44
NWA US Champion Barry Windham & Kendall Windham (w/ Hiro Matsuda) defeated Mike Justice & Robbie Wise at 2:53 when Kendall pinned Wise with the bulldog following the superplex from Barry
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated the Terminators at the 54-second mark when Lane scored the pin following the Flapjack; during the bout, Paul E. Dangerously, Dennis Condrey, & Randy Rose appeared ringside with a sign which read "February 20, Bye-Bye Jim Cornette"
Butch Reed (w/ Hiro Matsuda) pinned Jerry Price with a knee on the chest following the clothesline off the top at 2:43; after the bout, it was announced Reed would face Sting at Chi-Town Rumble
NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors (w/ Paul Ellering) defeated Mike Jackson & Kip Montana at 1:47 when Road Warrior Hawk pinned Montana following the Hart Attack; during the bout, it was announced the Road Warriors & Genichiro Tenryu would defend the NWA 6-Man Tag Team Titles at the Clash of the Champions against Michael Hayes, Sting, & the Junkyard Dog
Dick Murdoch pinned Mike Thor with a delayed brainbuster at around 3:40
Mike Rotunda pinned Mike Allen with the butterfly suplex at 5:38
Michael Hayes, the Junkyard Dog, & Sting defeated Max McGyuver & Cruel Connection at 2:50 when Hayes pinned McGyver with the DDT; after the bout, Ross interviewed Hayes, JYD, & Sting regarding their NWA 6-Man Tag Team Title shot at the Clash of the Champions

2/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
2/11/89 - 1-hour episode; featured Magnum TA conducting an interview with Jim Cornette, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane in which Cornette said he would retire Paul E. Dangerously at Chi-Town Rumble, then said Dangerously used to be a woman but had a sex change and that he picks up his boyfriend at a bus stop; included Jim Ross conducting an interview with Lex Luger regarding his US title shot against Barry Windham at Chi-Town Rumble, with Luger stating winning the title would get him closer to taking the NWA World Title from Ric Flair; featured the Road Warriors & Paul Ellering / Varsity Club match from the morning show, shown in full; included Ross conducting an interview with Mike Rotunda, NWA US Tag Team Champions Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams regarding their respective matches at Chi-Town Rumble against NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner and NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors:
Butch Reed (w/ Hiro Matsuda) pinned Trent Knight with a forearm off the top at 4:56
Michael Hayes & Dick Murdoch defeated Ric Allen & Mike Thor at 6:17 when Murdoch pinned Allen with a delayed brainbuster
NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner pinned Pretty Boy Lloyd with the belly to belly suplex at 3:17
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Cruel Connection at 1:27 when Eaton scored the pin following the Flapjack; prior to the bout, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Paul E. Dangerously, Dennis Condrey, & Randy Rose regarding their match with Cornette, Eaton & Lane at Chi-Town Rumble, during which Dangerously said he would get Cornette kicked out of the NWA at the show

2/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
2/18/89 - included an opening clip of NWA World Champion Ric Flair coming to the ring escorted by several women at the Clash of the Champions; featured Jim Ross & Magnum TA conducting an opening interview with Ricky Steamboat regarding his match with Flair at Chi-Town Rumble and his match later in the night; included Magnum conducting an interview with Lex Luger regarding his match with NWA US Champion Barry Windham at Chi-Town Rumble; featured Ross conducting an interview with Jim Cornette, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane regarding their match at the upcoming pay-per-view against Paul E. Dangerously, Dennis Condrey & Randy Rose; included Ross conducting an interview with Sting regarding his match with Butch Reed at the pay-per-view; featured Ross conducting an interview with Hiro Matsuda, NWA US Champion Barry Windham, & Kendall Windham; included Ross conducting an interview with Paul E. Dangerously regarding his hopes of taking Cornette out of the NWA at the pay-per-view; featured Ross conducting an interview with Steamboat regarding his upcoming World Title shot:
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Billy Holiday & David Heath at 4:48 when Eaton pinned Holiday with the Veg-O-Matic; during the bout, Paul E. Dangerously did guest commentary for the match; after Dangerously left, Cornette also joined the commentary team
Dan Spivey pinned Tony Suber at 5:00 with a side slam; prior to the bout, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Spivey, Mike Rotunda, NWA US Tag Team Champions Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams regarding Rotunda facing NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner and Sullivan & Williams facing NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors at Chi-Town Rumble
Ricky Steamboat pinned Jerry Price with the crossbody off the top at 4:57; prior to the bout, Steamboat's wife and son appeared ringside
NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors (w/ Paul Ellering) defeated Ned Brady & Julio Barrera at 1:33 when Road Warrior Animal pinned Brady with his hands on his chest after a powerslam from the middle turnbuckle; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with the champions regarding their title defense against Sullivan & Williams at Chi-Town Rumble, with Road Warrior Hawk and Ellering saying the debut of Spivey was because the Varsity Club needed help
Sting defeated Max McGuyver via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at 4:42 after a Stinger Splash in the corner; during the bout, Butch Reed briefly joined the commentary team
NWA US Champion Barry Windham (w/ Hiro Matsuda) pinned Allen Kinsley with the lariat at 4:24; prior to the bout, Ross conducted an interview with Windham, Matsuda, and NWA World Champion Ric Flair regarding their upcoming participation at Chi-Town Rumble
Vincent Young defeated Trent Knight via submission with a sleeper at 4:58; after the bout, Young breakdanced in the ring (Young's debut)
The Samoan Swat Team defeated Dale Lapyrouse & Bob Emory at 4:12 when Fatu pinned Lapyrouse with a splash off the top; during the match, Sting briefly joined the commentary team; Paul E. Dangerously, Kevin Sullivan, Gary Hart, and Paul Jones were seen scouting the SST during the contest
Lex Luger defeated Keith Steinborn via submission with the Torture Rack at 4:12; as Luger came to the ring, he had a brief confrontation with NWA US Champion Barry Windham, who was finishing an interview
Michael Hayes & Dick Murdoch defeated Mac Anderson & El Negro at 5:26 when Murdoch pinned Anderson with an elbow drop; Paul E. Dangerously did guest commentary for the bout
Abdullah the Butcher (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Ric Allen with two elbow drops at 4:08; Paul E. Dangerously and Hart did guest commentary during the bout
NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner & Eddie Gilbert defated Cruel Connection at 3:15 when Steiner scored the pin with the belly to belly suplex; Paul E. Dangerously did guest commentary for the bout; after the match, Ross conducted an interview with Gilbert & Steiner in which Gilbert commented on teaming with his longtime friend and Steiner defending against Mike Rotunda at Chi-Town Rumble

2/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
2/25/89 - featured an opening clip of Ricky Steamboat being announced as the new NWA World Champion at the conclusion of Chi-Town Rumble; included footage of the final moments of the following matches from Chi-Town Rumble: NWA TV Champion Rick Steiner vs. Mike Rotunda, Lex Luger vs. NWA US Champion Barry Windham, NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors vs. NWA US Tag Team Champions Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams; featured a clip of the aftermath of Steamboat / Ric Flair at Chi-Town Rumble in which Steamboat celebrated with his wife and son; included footage from Chi-Town Rumble in which Bob Caudle conducted a backstage interview with Rick & Scott Steiner before Rick's title defense; featured the Steiner / Rotunda match, shown almost in full; included several minutes from the Flair / Steamboat match and Caudle conducting a backstage interview with Steamboat after the contest, during which several of the other wrestlers - NWA US Champion Lex Luger, Rick Steiner, and Stan Lane among them - sprayed him down with champagne; featured Ross conducting an interview with Iron Sheik about his arrival in the NWA, with Sheik listing his accomplishments and where he's wrestled - "AWA, NWA, WW- whatever" and challenged Steamboat (Sheik's surprise return); included Magnum conducting an interview with Dan Spivey regarding his new affiliation with the Varsity Club; featured Magnum conducting an interview with Michael Hayes & the Junkyard Dog in which Hayes said he had been scouted by Hiro Matsuda but Japanese money wasn't worth anything to him and he was his own man; during Hayes tirade against Matsuda, some of his comments were edited out; Hayes & JYD then commented on touring the Mid-South area as allies instead of enemies; included footage of the Jim Cornette, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane vs. Paul E. Dangerously, Randy Rose, & Jack Victory bout at Chi-Town Rumble:
Michael Hayes & the Junkyard Dog defeated Nightmare & El Negro at 6:10 when Hayes pinned Negro with the DDT; during the bout, Hiro Matsuda appeared ringside to scout
Butch Reed (w/ Hiro Matsuda) pinned Chris Powers with the shouderblock off the top at 4:31
Eddie Gilbert (w/ Missy Hyatt) pinned Rick Conners after twice hitting the Hot Shot at 5:49; prior to the bout, Magnum TA conducted an interview with Gilbert in which he reintroduced Missy, with Missy saying she would be that something extra Gilbert would need in the ring (Missy's surprise return)
Dan Spivey pinned Tom Pitner by placing his hands on Pitner's chest following a sidewalk slam at 3:27
Dick Murdoch pinned Keith Steinborn with an elbow drop at 4:25; prior to the bout, Magnum conducted an interview with Murdoch regarding the upcoming tour of the Mid-South area
Kendall Windham pinned Keith Hart (not of the Hart family) with the bulldog at 5:50; during the bout, it was announced the Lex Luger / Barry Windham match from Chi-Town Rumble would be shown the following week; after the bout, Windham hit the bulldog a second time
Vincent Young pinned Joe Cacane with a reverse sunset flip off the top at 4:19; during the bout, a fan was heard saying to Young, "This ain't Chip and Dales"

3/1/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
3/4/89 - featured Paul E. Dangerously announcing he had purchased 3 minutes of the program and would debut his new talk segment, The Danger Zone, later in the show; included Ric Flair, with Hiro Matsuda, as a guest of the Danger Zone in which he said he would wrestle on the following week's show and make a statement and that the title reign of NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat would be the shortest in history; during the segment, Jack Victory served as Dangerously's bodyguard (debut of the Danger Zone); featured a pre-taped promo by Steamboat, prior to his tour of Japan, in which he commented on his rivalry with Flair; included footage of the Lex Luger / NWA US Champion Barry Windham match at Chi-Town Rumble; featured Magnum TA conducting an interview with Luger regarding his title win over Windham; included Ross conducting an interview with Jim Cornette, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane in which Cornette bragged over his team's win over the Original Midnight Express at Chi-Town Rumble and cut a promo on Dangerously's newest team, the Samoan Swat Team, Eaton & Lane's wins over the Rock 'n' Roll Express, and finished by making a comparison between Dangerously and Morton Downey Jr.; featured Magnum conducting an interview with Sting regarding his hopes for 1989:
Rick Steiner & Eddie Gilbert (w/ Missy Hyatt) defeated Rip Morgan & Mike Thor at 5:21 when Gilbert pinned Thor with a roll up after hitting the Hot Shot
The Iron Sheik defeated Cougar Jay via submission with the Camel Clutch at 1:52; prior to the bout, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Sheik, with Sheik cutting a promo on facing the likes of NWA US Champion Lex Luger and Ric Flair before then doing a demonstration with a set of Iranian dumbells
NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda (w/ Dan Spivey, NWA US Tag Team Champions Steve Williams & Kevin Sullivan) defeated Bob Emery via submission with the Guillotine at 4:46; after the commercial break, Ross conducted an interview with the Varsity Club, with Sullivan announcing Rotunda's title would from now on only be at stake for the first 10 minutes of the match; during the segment, Spivey suggested Rotunda put $10,000 of his own money as an added incentive for his challengers, with Rotunda agreeing; Williams then complained of the studio being too hot, then rolling around on the crowd; Sullivan closed the segment by stating Rotunda was now the captain of the Varsity Club
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Joe Cazara & Julio Barrera when Eaton pinned Cazara with the Rocket Launcher at 6:50; during the bout, Cornette joined the commentary team and cut a promo on the debut of the Danger Zone
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Bobby Mercedes & Joe Cruz at 4:40 when Samu pinned Mercedes with a DDT from the middle turnbuckle; during the bout, Dangerously joined the commentary team and said hi to Dennis Condrey now in retirement in Colorado and Randy Rose now in the unemployment line
Barry Windham (w/ Hiro Matsuda & Kendall Windham) pinned George South with the lariat at 4:36; prior to the bout, Magnum TA conducted an interview with Barry regarding the hand injury sustained at Chi-Town Rumble, during which Barry cut a promo on Lex Luger not derserving of the US title and that Luger beat him in a fluke
Sting defeated the Raider via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at 3:16 following the Stinger Splash
Dan Spivey & NWA US Tag Team Champion Steve Williams (w/ NWA US Tag Team Champion Kevin Sullivan) defeated Steve Casey & Crash Chandler at 4:57 when Chandler submitted to Spivey's bearhug; after the bout, Spivey briefly kept the hold applied
Butch Reed pinned Gator Gilmore with a shoulderblock off the top and placing one knee on his opponent during the cover at 2:59
Michael Hayes & the Junkyard Dog defeated Trent Knight & Gary Royal at around the 4:30 mark when Hayes pinned Knight with the DDT after a blow to the midsection by JYD; during the bout, Hiro Matsuda appeared ringside to scout Hayes; after the match, Ross conducted an interview with Hayes & JYD regarding their upcoming tour of Louisiana

3/2/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
3/11/89 - featured Jim Ross conducting an interview with the Varsity Club - sans Steve Williams - regarding NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda's challenge putting up $10,000 of his own money to anyone that can beat him within 10 minutes; included NWA US Champion Lex Luger as a guest of the Danger Zone in which he discussed defending his title against Barry Windham and said he would be teaming with Michael Hayes the following night at the Omni; moments later, Hayes appeared and cut a promo on facing Barry & Kendall Windham; during the segment, Dangerously asked Hayes if Luger was the new Freebird, with Hayes saying he himself was the only Freebird and he and Luger were their own men; featured Ross conducting an interview with Ric Flair, with Hiro Matsuda, in which he said before he beat Ricky Steamboat for the NWA World Title he wanted to beat Luger for the US title, simply because he doesn't like him, and hold both belts; included an ad for the Chi-Town Rumble home video; included Ross conducting an interview with Eddie Gilbert, Rick Steiner, and Missy Hyatt regarding the challenge of the Varsity Club to win $10,000 from Rotunda; during the segment, it was revealed Kevin Sullivan was driving the car when Steiner suffered brain damage in a car wreck; featured Ross conducting an interview with the Varsity Club in which Sullivan and Rotunda bragged about Rotunda's successful title defense earlier in the show and keeping his money while Dan Spivey cut a promo on NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors:
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Bob Cook & the Raider when Eaton pinned Cook with the Flapjack at 4:55; after the bout, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Cornette, Eaton & Lane regarding the Samoan Swat Team & Paul E. Dangerously
The Iron Sheik defeated George South via submission with the Camel Clutch at around the 4:30 mark
NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda (w/ Dan Spivey & NWA US Tag Team Champion Kevin Sullivan) defeated Cougar Jay via submission with the Guillotine at 6:03; in addition to the title, $10,000 of Rotunda's money was also on the line in the match
Sting defeated Julio Barrera via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at 3:04 after hitting the Stinger Splash in the corner; after the bout, Magnum TA conducted an interview with Sting
Ric Flair (w/ Hiro Matsuda) defeated Greg Evans via submission with the figure-4 at 6:04; after the bout, Flair kept the hold applied by using the ropes for leverage, threw referee Teddy Long to the floor, and continued to assault Evans' leg; after the commercial break, Ross conducted an interview with Flair in which he claimed to have been with 5,000 women and cut a promo on going after NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat and NWA US Champion Lex Luger
Barry Windham (w/ Hiro Matsuda & Kendall Windham) pinned Gator Gilmore with the superplex at 1:56; after the bout, Magnum TA conducted an interview with Barry regarding his hand injury and his quest to reclaim the NWA US title from Lex Luger
Dan Spivey & NWA US Tag Team Champion Kevin Sullivan (w/ NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda) defeated Morgan Vastein & Mike Thor at 4:45 when Vastein submitted to Spivey's bearhug after sustaining several powerbombs; during the bout, Ranger Ross cut an insert promo on his upcoming debut; after the match, Spivey briefly kept the hold applied
Rick Steiner & Eddie Gilbert (w/ Missy Hyatt) defeated Max Miles & Trent Knight at 5:55 when Steiner pinned Miles with the belly to belly suplex
Butch Reed (w/ Hiro Matsuda) pinned Joe Cruz with a shoulderblock off the top and placing one knee on the chest at 2:40
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously & Jack Victory) defeated Randy Mulkey & Bob Emery at around the 4-minute mark when Fatu pinned Mulkey with the splash off the top; during the bout, Ranger Ross cut an insert promo on his upcoming debut; after the match, Ross conducted an interview with Dangerously, alongside Fatu, Samu, & Victory, in which he announced Victory would face Luger April 2 in New Orleans for the US title (the bout began during the commercial break)
Michael Hayes, the Junkyard Dog, & Vincent Young defeated Rip Morgan & the Cruel Connection when Hayes pinned one of the Cruel Connection with the DDT at 1:36; Hayes worked the entire match himself, not needing to tag out; prior to the bout, Hayes complained to Jim Ross of technical problems causing his music not to be used; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with Hayes, JYD, & Young in which Hayes said the technical problems better get fixed and then mentioned the upcoming card at the Omni

3/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
3/18/89 - featured Jim Ross conducting an opening interview with Gary Hart and Hiro Matsuda in which Matsuda introduced a masked Great Muta as Hart's new wrestler (Muta's surprise debut); included Magnum TA conducting an interview with Sting regarding his hopes for 1989; featured Ross conducting an interview with the Varsity Club regarding the title defense later in the show by NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda and the defense of his $10,000 to anyone who can beat him within 10 minutes; during the bout, Rotunda introduced the Varsity Club's personal accountant, Chip Burman, who held Rotunda's $10,000 in a fishbowl; included the Junkyard Dog as a guest of the Danger Zone in which JYD left after Paul E. Dangerously repeatedly asked him questions but then took the mic away as JYD attempted to answer; featured Magnum TA conducting an interview with Ranger Ross regarding his military background and his debut in the NWA, during which Ross targetted the Iron Sheik; included several ads throughout the program for Clash of the Champions VI; included an ad for the Chi-Town Rumble home video; featured a pre-taped interview by Ross with NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat at the Omni regarding his recent tour of Japan and facing the challenge of Ric Flair; included Ross conducting a pre-taped interview with Flair at the Omni regarding his title chase with Steamboat; featured Ross conducting an interview with Rick Steiner, Eddie Gilbert, & Missy Hyatt in which Gilbert challenged Rotunda for his money; included ads throughout the program for Clash of the Champions VI; featured the 3/12/89 match from the Omni between NWA US Champion Lex Luger & Michael Hayes against Barry & Kendall Windham, shown in full, to close the broadcast:
Rick Steiner & Eddie Gilbert (w/ Missy Hyatt) defeated the Enforcer & Max McGiver at 4:06 when Steiner pinned McGiver with the belly to belly suplex
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Mike Justice & Rick Allen when Samu scored the pin with a back suplex off the top at 4:54; during the bout, it was announced Clash of the Champions VI would take place April 2 from the New Orleans Superdome and that the SST would face Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane as part of the show; after the match, Fatu went up to hit the top rope splash but was talked down by Dangerously
Ranger Ross pinned Lee Scott at 4:20 with the Combat Kick (Ross' in-ring debut)
The Iron Sheik defeated Dewayne Bruce via submission with the Camel Clutch at 3:30; prior to the bout, Sheik stopped by the commentary table, sang the Iranian national anthem, and cut a promo on facing the likes of NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat and NWA US Champion Lex Luger
Sting defeated Snake Brown via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at 4:22 following the Stinger Splash
NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda (w/ Dan Spivey & NWA US Tag Team Champions Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams) defeated Richard Startain via submission with the Guillotine at 3:46; Rotunda's title and $10,000 were at stake for 10 minutes; during the bout, Eddie Gilbert & Rick Steiner joined the commentary team and said they wanted a chance at winning Rotunda's money
Dick Murdoch, the Junkyard Dog, & Steve Casey defeated the Raider, Chance Myers, & John Brewer when JYD pinned Myers with a headbutt at 3:13
Dan Spivey & NWA US Tag Team Champion Steve Williams (w/ NWA US Tag Team Champions Kevin Sullivan) defeated Jerry Price & Greg Brown at 1:59 when Spivey scored the pin with a powerbomb and elbow drop
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart & Hiro Matsuda) pinned Cougar Jay with a spin kick to the chest at 1:24; the on-screen graphic before the bout listed Muta as "Mota;" after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with Hart regarding Muta (Muta's in-ring debut)
Butch Reed & Rip Morgan defeated Bob Emery & Tony Suber at 5:44 when Reed pinned Suber with the shoulderblock off the top; after the commercial break, Ross conducted an interview with Reed

3/16/89; Atlanta, GA; WTBS Studios
3/25/89 - featured an opening clip highlighting Michael Hayes turning on NWA US Champion Lex Luger March 12 at the Omni; included Hayes, who came out with Hiro Matsuda, joining Jim Ross as the new color commentator; featured a pre-taped promo from Luger taped 3/14 in Albany, GA in which he challenged Ric Flair to face him for the US title; moments later, Hayes in the TV studio bragged about Matsuda's group - comprised of himself, Barry & Kendall Windham, Butch Reed, and himself; included ads throughout the program for Clash of the Champions VI; featured Cougar Jay as a guest of the Danger Zone, with Randy Rose then appearing and hugging Paul E. Dangerously, saying he had been reinstated in the NWA; after Rose asked Dangerously to be his manager again, Dangerously blamed him for losing at Starrcade and Chi-Town Rumble; after Rose said he lost to save Dangerously's career, Jack Victory attacked Rose from behind and laid out Jay as well; included the bout taped 3/14 in Albany, GA between NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat and Snake Brown, with Jim Ross & Ric Flair on commentary, followed by a pre-taped promo by Steamboat in which he talked about facing Flair and other challengers like Barry Windham, Dan Spivey, and Steve Williams; after the segment, Flair cut a promo on facing Steamboat at Clash of the Champions VI; featured an ad for the Chi-Town Rumble home video; included Ross conducting an interview with Jim Cornette, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane in which Cornette cut a promo on the "foreign invasion" that has hit the NWA in the form of Matsuda, the Iron Sheik, and the Samoan Swat Team; featured Ross conducting an interview with Missy Hyatt and the new NWA US Tag Team Champions Eddie Gilbert & Rick Steiner, followed by footage of their title win 2/28 in Columbia, SC; included Ross conducting an interview with Ranger Ross; featured footage of NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors facing Jumbo Tsuruta & Yatsu 3/3 in Yamamatsu, Japan:
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Chance Myers & the Raider when Lane pinned the Raider with the Flapjack at 4:19
Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams (w/ NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda) defeated Bob Emery & Dewayne Bruce at 4:47 when Williams pinned Bruce with the Oklahoma Stampede; during the bout, it was announced NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors would return from their tour of Japan and be back in the studio the following week
Ranger Ross pinned Max McGiver with the Combat Kick at 2:08; during the bout, the Iron Sheik came ringside with the Iranian flag; after the match, Michael Hayes conducted an interview with Sheik in which Sheik again targetted NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat and NWA US Champion Lex Luger
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Tony Suber & Mike Justice at 3:00 when Fatu pinned Suber with the top rope splash
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) defeated Jerry Price via submission at 2:35 with a modified full nelson on the mat; the on-screen graphic before the bout listed Muta as "Mota;" after the match, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Hart in which he referred to Muta as the pearl of the Orient
NWA TV Champion Mike Rotunda (w/ Kevin Sullivan & Steve Williams) defeated Greg Brown via submission with the Guillotine at 1:51; both Rotunda's title and $10,000 were on the line for 10 minutes; prior to the bout, Ross conducted an interview with the Varsity Club in which Kevin Sullivan cut a promo on facing NWA US Tag Team Champions Eddie Gilbert & Rick Steiner in a rematch; moments later, Ross questioned Rotunda as to why he wasn't defending the title against the likes of Gilbert, Steiner, or Sting and instead facing hand-picked opponents to defend his title and money against
The Iron Sheik (w/ Rip Morgan) defeated Richard Startain via submission with the Camel Clutch at 1:40
Dick Murdoch & Vincent Young defeated Lee Scott & the Enforcer at 3:34 when Murdoch pinned Scott with an elbow drop; during the bout, Hayes said he would interview Barry Windham the following week regarding his recent hand surgery

3/30/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
4/1/89 - the final airing from WTBS Studios; featured an ad for the Chi-Town Rumble home video; included the Great Muta, Gary Hart, and Hiro Matsuda as guests of the Danger Zone in which Dangerously said Muta reminded him of the Great Kabuki, with Hart saying Muta was Kabuki's son; featured Jim Ross conducting an interview with NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat regarding his title defense the following night against Ric Flair at Clash of the Champions VI; included several ads promoting the upcoming Clash; featured Ross conducting an interview with the Junkyard Dog regarding his match with Butch Reed at the Clash; included the Sting / Mike Rotunda match taped 3/30 at Center Stage Theatre, shown in full; featured Ross conducting a closing interview with Ric Flair, with Hiro Matsuda, regarding his title shot the following night during the Clash against Steamboat:
Shane Douglas pinned the Raider with a sunset flip at 3:51 (Douglas' return match)
Bob Orton Jr. pinned Dewayne Bruce with the superplex at 5:04; during the bout, it was announced Orton would face Dick Murdoch the following day as part of Clash of the Champions VI; it was also announced that Sam Mushnick, Pat O'Connor, Terry & Dory Funk Jr., Harley Race, Lou Thesz, and Buddy Rogers would also be appearing at the Clash; after the bout, Gary Hart appeared to congratulate Orton; moments later, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Orton and Hart regarding Orton's upcoming match with Murdoch (Orton's return match)
Kevin Sullivan & Dan Spivey defeated NWA US Tag Team Champions Rick Steiner & Eddie Gilbert (w/ Missy Hyatt) in a non-title match at 7:43 when Sullivan pinned Gilbert with a knee to the back that sent Gilbert head-first into the ringpost; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with the champions regarding their loss and their rematch the following night as part of the Clash of the Champions
Ron Simmons pinned Bucky Seigler with a spinebuster at 5:08 (Simmons' return match)
NWA Tag Team Champions the Road Warriors (w/ Paul Ellering) defeated Snake Brown & John Brewer at the 49-second mark when Road Warrior Animal pinned Brewer with a powerslam off the middle turnbuckle; during the bout, it was announced the champions would defend against Steve Williams & Mike Rotunda the following night during the Clash of the Champions; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with the Road Warriors regarding their recent tour of Japan and upcoming title deffense
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Jim Bryant & Troy Alridge when Samu pinned Alridge with a DDT from the middle turnbuckle at 2:56; after the bout, the SST continued to assault their opponents, with Fatu hitting the top rope splash on Bryant
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) defeated Cruel Connection in a handicap match at 1:39 by pinning one of the masked men with a dragon suplex; the on-screen graphic before the match again listed Muta as "Muto;" moments before the bout, Muta sprayed green mist into the air; after the match, it was announced Muta would be part of the Clash of the Champions (the debut of Muta's mist)
Ranger Ross pinned Paul Brown with the Combat Kick at 3:10; during the bout, it was announced Ross would face the Iron Sheik at the Clash
Jack Victory (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) pinned Don Sanders with the Service Revolver modified piledriver at 4:12

3/30/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
4/8/89 - featured NWA TV Champion Sting as a guest of the Danger Zone in which Paul E. Dangerously congratulated him on his title win before being scared off by Sting:
NWA US Champion Lex Luger pinned Kendall Windham at 6:06 by catching Windham coming off the top and hitting a powerslam, despite interference from Michael Hayes, who also provided commentary for the bout
NWA US Tag Team Champions Rick Steiner (w/ Missy Hyatt) pinned Paul Brown with the belly to belly suplex at 2:56
Bob Orton Jr. (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Shane Douglas with the superplex at 12:41 after crotching Douglas on the top

4/10/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
4/15/89 - featured the announcement by Michael Hayes he would face NWA US Champion Lex Luger May 7 as part of Wrestle War 89; included Jim Ross conducting an interview with NWA TV Champion Sting about his recent title win and what it means to be the TV champion, with Rick Steiner then appearing to congratulate Sting; moments later, the Iron Sheik & Rip Morgan interrupted with Sheik challenging Sting, NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat, and NWA US Champion Lex Luger; featured footage from the closing moments of the Road Warriors / Mike Rotunda & Steve Williams bout at the Clash of the Champions, followed by pre-taped comments on the Road Warriors in which they said they would take back the NWA Tag Team Titles; included a Wrestle War 89 commercial which mentioned NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat vs. Ric Flair, Hayes vs. Luger, Sting vs. the Iron Sheik, and the Road Warriors vs. NWA Tag Team Champions Rotunda & Williams as well as a live performance from the Oak Ridge Boys; featured pre-taped comments from Flair regarding his last shot against Steamboat at Wrestle War; included pre-taped comments from Jim Cornette in which he commented on the recent fall of Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane over the past 6 months, the feud with Paul E. Dangerously, nagging injuries to Eaton, and said the Midnight Express were playing good guy and it was getting them nowhere; Cornette then said he appreciated the fans' support but he, Eaton & Lane were temporarily leaving the NWA to get their heads straight:
Dick Murdoch (sub. for an unknown) & Bucky Seigler defeated Butch Reed & Bob Orton Jr. (w/ Gary Hart) via disqualification at 4:53 when referee Tommy Young stopped the match when Reed & Orton illegally double teamed Murdoch; prior to the bout, Hart & Orton challenged Dick Murdoch - who was at ringside - to face Orton, with Murdoch taking out his false teeth and filling in for Seigler's partner; after the bout, Reed threw Young to the floor
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Greg Evans with the moonsault at the 57-second mark
Jack Victory (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) pinned Randy Rose at 4:54 after hitting him with Dangerously's phone in plain view of referee Teddy Long after Long took away Dangerously's first phone after Rose stole it away and tried to use it on Victory; during the bout, it was noted Long would no longer referee championship bouts due to the controversial match between the Road Warriors and Mike Rotunda & Steve Williams at the Clash of the Champions
NWA US Tag Team Champion Rick Steiner (w/ Missy Hyatt) pinned the Raider with the belly to belly suplex at the 53-second mark; prior to the match, a female fan (Nancy Sullivan) in the first row hugged Steiner; after the bout, Kevin Sullivan appeared, demanded to see footage of him beating up Eddie Gilbert at the Omni, and then insulted Gilbert until Missy called him a frog and slapped him across the face, with Steiner then standing in front of Sullivan to protect Missy
NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat pinned Ron Simmons in a non-title match with a crucifix at 6:12; prior to the bout, the two men shook hands
NWA US Champion Lex Luger defeated Tom Branch via submission with the Torture Rack at 1:45; after the bout, Luger confronted Michael Hayes at the commentary position, with Luger eventually challenging Hayes to fight him then and there which Hayes accepted; the two then brawled around and inside the ring to close the broadcast

4/11/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
4/22/89 - featured a pre-taped promo by the Road Warriors regarding their quest to regain the NWA Tag Team Championship from the Varsity Club; included footage from the closing moments of the Bob Orton Jr. / Dick Murdoch match at the Clash of the Champions and other recent altercations between the two followed by Jim Ross conducting an interview with Murdoch regarding his feud with Orton, Butch Reed, & Gary Hart; featured a pre-taped promo by NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat and Ric Flair regarding their upcoming match at Music City Showdown; included footage from last week's episode of the Iron Sheik challenging NWA TV Champion Sting; featured Ross conducting an interview with Sheik, with Rip Morgan, in which he said Sting had accepted Sheik's challenge to swing the Persian Clubs and would do so the following week; Sheik then swung the clubs; included pre-taped comments from Joe and Dwayne of the Oak Ridge Boys promoting their appearance at Music City Showdown; featured footage of the Eddie Gilbert / Kevin Sullivan match held 4/9 at the Omni as well as Missy Hyatt slapping Sullivan across the face during the previous week's show:
Randy Rose & Ranger Ross defeated Jack Victory & Rip Morgan at 3:12 when Rose pinned Victory with a roll up after Victory thought he had won the match with his feet on the ropes for leverage; after the bout, Rose was double teamed until Ross cleared the ring
Tonga pinned Trent Knight with a suplex at the 54-second mark (Tonga's debut)
Bob Orton Jr. (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Bob Emery with the superplex at 1:54; during the bout, Hart joined Jim Ross on commentary and insulted both Dick Murdoch and his late father; after the match, Orton insulted Murdoch and his father over the mic
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated NWA US Tag Team Champions Rick Steiner & Eddie Gilbert (w/ Missy Hyatt) via count-out at 4:43 when Steiner & Gilbert brawled with Kevin Sullivan & Dan Spivey outside the ring as Sullivan attempted to drag Missy backstage
The Junkyard Dog pinned the Red Devil with the powerslam at 1:36; during the bout, it was announced JYD would face the Great Muta at Music City Showdown; after the match, Ross conducted an interview with JYD about his upcoming match, during which Gary Hart & Muta appeared; Hart said he didn't want to cause any trouble, he just wanted to know "what this nappy-haired character had to say" and then said Muta would retire JYD

4/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
4/29/89 - featured Jim Ross conducting an opening interview with Ric Flair, surrounded by several women, in which Ross said Flair would be wrestling on the following week's show; Flair said he was celebrating his NWA World Title win early and cut a promo on facing Ricky Steamboat for the title at Music City Showdown; moments later, Steamboat appeared and reminded Flair he only has one more shot; included the Iron Sheik, with Rip Morgan, and NWA TV Champion Sting competing in swinging the Persian clubs; after Sheik demonstrated how to swing the clubs, Sting asked to be shown two more times so he would be sure how to do it; Sting then said Sheik was the best at swinging the clubs but he would still beat him at Music City Showdown; featured Ross conducting an interview with Steamboat regarding his upcoming match against Flair, with Flair then interrupting and saying he would be the next world champion and would win the belt back so he could continue to afford his lifestyle:
Bob Orton Jr. (w/ Gary Hart) fought Trent Knight to a no contest at around the 2-minute mark; during the bout, Hart briefly joined Jim Ross on commentary until he was told he had an urgent phone call backstage; moments later, Hart was chased back ringside by Dick Murdoch weilding a bullrope, who attacked Hart, and fought off Orton when he tried to make the save; moments later, Ross conducted an interview with Murdoch in which he said he and Orton would face each other at Music City Showdown in a bullrope match
Ron Simmons pinned the Junkyard Dog at 2:44 by shoving JYD out of the corner and referee Teddy Long making a fast count; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with WCW Executive Vice President Jim Herd in which Herd said Long was suspended following the Clash of the Champions from officiating any title matches; Herd then said, due to Long's officiating in this match, he was fired as a referee
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Lee Scott with the moonsault at 1:58
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated George South & Greg Evans at around the 3-minute mark when Fatu pinned Evans with the splash off the top; during the bout, it was announced the Dynamic Dudes would debut the following week and Steve Williams would face Road Warrior Animal in a "Designated Hitter" match, though Ross didn't know what that was; it was also announced the SST would face the Dudes as part of Music City Showdown
Michael Hayes (w/ Hiro Matsuda) pinned Steve Casey with the DDT at 2:04; prior to the bout, Ross conducted an interview with NWA US Champion Lex Luger in which they made mention of Hayes recently scoring a pin on Luger in Chicago after hitting him with brass knuckles and spoke of Luger facing Hayes at Music City Showdown
NWA US Tag Team Champions Rick Steiner & Eddie Gilbert (w/ Missy Hyatt) fought NWA Tag Team Champions Mike Rotunda & Steve Williams to a no contest in a non-title match at 3:19 when, after Kevin Sullivan appeared and tried cutting the hair of both Gilbert and Hyatt, the Road Warriors made the save to close the broadcast; prior to the bout, the US tag team champions came to the ring to Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" and Steiner's female fan (Nancy Sullivan) gave him a present

4/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
5/6/89 - featured Jim Ross conducting an opening interview with Michael Hayes regarding his match the following day at Music City Showdown against NWA US Champion Lex Luger and his being suspended from commentating World Championship Wrestling after he and Luger had a scuffle two weeks before; included pre-taped comments from Joe and Dwayne from the Oak Ridge Boys promoting their appearance at Music City Showdown; featured Ross conducting an interview with Teddy Long regarding his being fired the previous week and mentioned Rick Steiner and Ricky Steamboat would not have won singles titles had he not been the referee for those matches and then said the NWA and the fans would be sorry for what they did to him; included Ross conducting an interview with Bob Orton Jr. & Gary Hart regarding Orton's match against Dick Murdoch in a bullrope match at Music City Showdown, the Great Muta's match against the Junkyard Dog, and the fact Murdoch's wife is married to a Mexican; featured a closing music video detailing the Flair / Steamboat rivalry in 1989 to the tune of "The Final Countdown" by Europe:
NWA US Tag Team Champion Rick Steiner (w/ Missy Hyatt) pinned Max McGyver with the belly to belly suplex at the 43-second mark; prior to the bout, Steiner met with his female fan in the front row (Nancy Sullivan); after the match, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Kevin Sullivan regarding his feud with the First Family, altercations over the past few weeks with them, and Sullivan & Dan Spivey's match at Music City Showdown against Steiner & Eddie Gilbert
NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat defeated Lee Scott in a non-title match via submission with a double chicken wing at 2:36; prior to the bout, Ross conducted an interview with Ric Flair regarding his bout with Steamboat the next day at Music City Showdown; during the match, it was announced Terry Funk, Lou Thesz, and Pat O'Connor would be on hand at the pay-per-view to judge the match should there be a draw
Road Warrior Animal (w/ Road Warrior Hawk & Paul Ellering) fought NWA Tag Team Champion Steve Williams (w/ Kevin Sullivan & NWA Tag Team Champion Mike Rotunda) to a no contest in a Designated Hitter match; rules of the bout stated each man would take turns punching the other in the face as the receiving wrestler sat on a stool in the ring; the match was stopped when, instead of punching Animal, Williams hit a clothesline leading to both men brawling in the ring with the seconds then getting involved as well; after the match, Ross conducted an interview with the Road Warriors regarding their match the next day against Rotunda & Williams
Ric Flair (w/ Hiro Matsuda) defeated Dwayne Bruce via submission with the figure-4 at 4:02; prior to the bout, Ross conducted an interview with NWA World Champion Ricky Steamboat regarding his match the next day against Flair at Music City Showdown; Steamboat provided guest commentary for the match; during the bout, Ross mentioned Steamboat and Flair being able to wrestle rather than posing or trying to cover a bald spot, as a reference to Hulk Hogan
NWA TV Champion Sting pinned Rip Morgan (w/ the Iron Sheik) at 5:08 after Morgan botched a roll up; after the bout, Morgan and Sheik double teamed Sting, with Sheik locking Sting in the Camel Clutch until NWA US Tag Team Champion Rick Steiner made the save
Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace defeated George South & the Raider at 2:31 when Ace pinned South following a slingshot double back suplex; prior to the bout, a video package was shown of the Dynamic Dudes to the tune of "Iko Iko" (the TBS debut of the Dynamic Dudes)

5/9/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
5/13/89 - featured an opening announcement by Jim Ross that NWA World Champion Ric Flair had sustained a compressed vertebre and fractured disc from the attack he sustained from Terry Funk at Music City Showdown and that a tag team tournament would be held to determine the new NWA Tag Team Champions; Paul E. Dangerously then appeared, said the Samoan Swat Team would be the next champions, mentioned the Fantastics and the Midnight Express as teams the SST had run off, and then challenged the Road Warriors to face the SST the following week in the quarter-finals of the NWA Tag Team Championship tournament; included footage of Funk's attack on Flair at Music City Showdown and the piledriver onto the ringside table; featured Ross conducting an interview with Funk about his actions in which Funk said he was just beating Flair to the punch and claimed Flair was not injured but was simply scared (Funk received a babyface reaction for the promo); included footage of the finishes from the Michael Hayes vs. Lex Luger, Sting vs. Iron Sheik, Flair vs. Ricky Steamboat, Road Warriors vs. Steve Williams & Mike Rotunda, and Rick Steiner & Eddie Gilbert vs. Kevin Sullivan & Dan Spivey matches at Music City Showdown; featured Ross conducting an interview with Jim Herd about the vacancy of the NWA Tag Team championship and the tournament which would begin the following week; the brackets were then announced as the Road Warriors vs. the Freebirds, the New Zealand Militia vs. the Dynamic Dudes, the Midnight Express vs. Butch Reed & Bob Orton Jr., and the Samoan Swat Team vs. Ranger Ross & Ron Simmons, with the finals being held at the Clash of the Champions June 14; moments later, as Ross was about to go to a commercial break, Kevin Sullivan appeared and argued the Varsity Club should never have been stripped of the belts; Sullivan then insulted the collegiate Big 8 by saying no one that comes from those colleges can take orders; during the segment, Ross noted Steve Williams was from the Big 8 conference but Sullivan didn't want to drop names; when asked about the Flair / Funk situation, Sullivan sided with Funk; included Ross conducting an interview with Teddy Long in which Long said he had a surprise and - though fired as a referee - he had plans to be around for a long time; Long then showed a vignette of his childhood friend, Norman (Norman's debut); featured footage of Rick Steiner sustaining a shoulder injury at Music City Showdown at the hands of Sullivan; featured a video package on the Dynamic Dudes to the tune of "Iko Iko;" included pre-taped comments by Ricky Steamboat on his loss of the world title in which he said he wanted to work his way back to a future title shot; featured an ad for the Music City Showdown home video:
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Ranger Ross with the moonsault at 3:53; prior to the bout, Jim Ross said Hart had made an open challenge for anyone to face Muta in a Dragon Shi match and mentioned NWA TV Champion Sting as a focus of that challenge; there were several chants of "Muta" and "USA" during the match
NWA US Champion Michael Hayes & Terry Gordy defeated Lee Scott & Cougar Jay at 2:05 when Gordy pinned Scott following a double team powerbomb move; prior to the bout, pre-taped comments from Lex Luger were shown in which he said he was going after NWA US Champion Michael Hayes and no one would stop him; Hayes & Gordy used Lynard Skynard's "Freebird" as their theme music; after the contest, Ross conducted an interview with Hayes & Gordy about Luger's challenge to face Hayes in a Badstreet Match and the Freebirds' involvement in the NWA Tag Team Title tournament
The Road Warriors (w/ Paul Ellering) defeated Tom Branch & Dewayne Bruce when Road Warrior Hawk pinned Branch following a clothesline at the 14-second mark; Paul Ellering joined Ross on commentary for the match and said the Road Warriors were scared to face the Samoan Swat Team and that's why they were facing the Freebirds in the opening round of the NWA Tag Team Tournament; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with the Road Warriors in which they said they wanted the belts back and didn't step down from the challenge of the SST
Scott Steiner defeated Kevin Sullivan (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) via reverse decision at 3:16; Sullivan originally won the match with a roll up after Steiner hit the ringpost shoulder-first but the referee changed the call after Sullivan tried to attack Steiner with a steel chair after the match, with NWA US Tag Team Champion Eddie Gilbert then coming out to make the save
Terry Funk fought Troy Aldridge to a no contest; prior to the bout, Funk cut an in-ring pomo on the NWA and NWA World Champion Ric Flair not seeing him as a title contender and that was why he was in the ring with the least experienced wrestler so he could work his way up from the bottom; Funk then gave Aldridge a chance to leave and slapped him across the face when he didn't; after Funk slapped him a second time, even harder, Aldridge said he would walk out of the match; Funk then shook his hand before attacking him from behind and assaulted him around ringside to close the broadcast

5/9/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
5/20/89 - featured an opening announcement by Jim Ross that NWA World Champion Ric Flair had been released from traction and was recovering at home and that Ross would be speaking with Flair's doctor the following week; included Ross conducting an interview with NWA US Tag Team Champion Eddie Gilbert, who wished Flair a speedy recovery so he could come back and get revenge on Terry Funk; the two then watched footage of Rick & Scott Steiner with Dr. Patrick Harvey as Harvey assessed the ruptured bicep Rick sustained at Music City Showdown and hoped to get Rick healthy enough to be back in the ring by June; featured a vignette promoting the debut of Brian Pillman to the tune of Yellow's "Oh Yeah;" included pre-taped comments from Johnny & Davey Rich in which they challenged the winners of the NWA Tag Team Title tournament and wished Flair a speedy recovery (the debut of the Rich cousins); featured an ad for the Music City Showdown home video; included an ad for the Best of Starrcade 83-87 home video; featured a video package on Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace to the tune of Bobby McFerrin's "Don't Worry, Be Happy;" included Ross conducting an interview with Teddy Long in which he said he hoped Flair never returned to the ring and then showed another vignette of his friend Norman:
NWA TV Champion Sting pinned Jack Victory with a crossbody off the top at 1:28; during the bout, Gary Hart joined Jim Ross on commentary to talk about the recent challenge to Sting from Hart & the Great Muta; after the match, Hart grabbed the mic and told Sting things would be different when he faced Muta in a Dragon Shi match; Sting then challenged Muta to an immediate match but Hart said the Dragon Shi stick hadn't arrived and the match would happen when Hart & Muta were ready; Muta eventually appeared ringside but was held back by Hart
Scott Steiner (w/ Missy Hyatt) pinned Tom Branch with a belly to belly suplex at the 24-second mark; Steiner used Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" as his theme for the bout; after the bout, Kevin Sullivan appeared and tried to attack Steiner from behind but NWA US Tag Team Champion Eddie Gilbert cleared the ring with a steel chair
Terry Funk pinned Eddie Guerrero at 5:14 with a kneedrop to the head following a piledriver on the floor; Funk bodyslammed Guerrero over the top to the floor at around the 4-minute mark but the referee did not call for a disqualification; after a commercial break, Ross conducted an interview with Funk in which he said it was time for Flair to be put out to pasture
Ron Simmons & Ranger Ross defeated Lee Scott & the Enforcer at 1:19 when Simmons pinned Scott with a shoulderblock off the top; during the bout, it was announced Simmons & Ross would face the Samoan Swat Team in the NWA Tag Team Title tournament the following week
NWA Tag Team Championship Tournament Quarter-Finals: NWA US Champion Michael Hayes & Terry Gordy defeated the Road Warriors (w/ Paul Ellering) via count-out at 5:16 when Road Warrior Hawk left the ring as the Samoan Swat Team double teamed Road Warrior Animal on the floor, leading to both teams brawling outside the ring
Butch Reed pinned Cougar Jay by placing his hands on Jay's chest after hitting the shoulderblock off the top at 2:19; during the bout, Teddy Long was seen watching Reed from ringside and taking notes

5/10/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
5/27/89 - featured NWA US Champion Michael Hayes returning as Jim Ross' co-host; included the NWA Weekly Top 10 rankings: Dick Murdoch (10), Kevin Sullivan (9), Dan Spivey (8), Eddie Gilbert (7), the Great Muta (6), Butch Reed (5), Lex Luger (4), NWA TV Champion Sting (3), NWA US Champion Michael Hayes (2), and Ricky Steamboat (1); featured footage of a Road Warriors / Samoan Swat Team match from a recent taping, shown in full, in which the two teams eventually brawled their way backstage; included pre-taped comments from Lex Luger regarding an upcoming Badstreet Match he would have with Hayes; featured pre-taped comments from Jim Cornette regarding next week's 2-hour broadcast and the return of he, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane in the NWA Tag Team Title Tournament; included pre-taped comments from Ric Flair's doctor, Dr. Estwanik, in which he said Flair's neck injury had ruptured a disc and pinched a nerve and Flair would need rest and time to heal properly; Estwanik said he was hoping physical therapy would solve the problem and that it wouldn't require surgery; featured Ross conducting a closing interview with Terry Funk in which Funk said he had arranged for NWA World Champion Ric Flair to be on next week's broadcast to explain the severity of his injury and Funk hoped Flair would grant him a title shot:
Terry Funk pinned Davey Rich with the piledriver at 5:44; during the bout, it was announced Funk would have an announcement later in the show
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) defeated Mike Justice, Cougar Jay, & Trent Knight in a handicap match at 3:15; the bout was referred to as an Oriental Torture match and Muta had to defeat all three men within 10 minutes; during the match, it was announced Gary Hart had signed Dan Spivey, who was preparing a new hold; it was also announced Eddie Gilbert had accepted Muta's open challenge to face Muta in a Dragon Shi match; Muta pinned Justice on the floor following a plancha to the floor at 1:40; Muta pinned Knight with a reverse crossbody off the top at 1:51; Muta pinned Jay with the moonsault
Scott Steiner (w/ Rick Steiner & Missy Hyatt) pinned Jack Victory by reversing a bodyslam into a cradle at 3:43; Steiner used Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" as his theme for the match; prior to the contest, Rick's female fan (Nancy Sullivan) gave him a stuffed animal as a gift; Teddy Long joined the commentary team for the bout and stressed he didn't want anyone to make fun of Norman and didn't want the fans to keep booing him
NWA Tag Team Championship Tournament Quarter-Finals: The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Ron Simmons & Ranger Ross at 5:01 when Fatu pinned Ross following the splash off the top; during the bout, Michael Hayes said a new Freebird would be unveiled at the Clash of the Champions; late in the contest, Teddy Long, paperwork in hand, appeared ringside and spoke at length with Simmons, with Ross having to work much of the match himself; Simmons finally left ringside with Long during the closing seconds of the contest

5/24/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
6/3/89 - featured a vignette promoting the debut of Brian Pillman in which Pillman was shown wrestling in the ring and flying a helicopter to the tune of Def Leppard's "Rocket;" included pre-taped comments from Teddy Long in which he told the fans not to make fun of Norman and then showed another vignette promoting Norman's debut; featured the NWA Weekly Top 10 rankings: Dick Murdoch (10), Kevin Sullivan (9), Dan Spivey (8), Eddie Gilbert (7), the Great Muta (6), Butch Reed (5), Lex Luger (4), NWA TV Champion Sting (3), NWA US Champion Michael Hayes (2), and Ricky Steamboat (1); included a Steamboat / Trent Knight bout, held at a different television taping, shown in full; featured a video package recapping the feud between the Road Warriors and the Samoan Swat Team, followed by pre-taped comments from the Roadies & Paul Ellering; included Jim Ross conducting an interview with Terry Funk in which he said NWA World Champion Ric Flair was in the building and then introduced him, with "Rick Flaire" (a skinny man dressed as Flair) then appearing and agreeing with everything as Funk insulted Flair; moments later, NWA TV Champion Sting interrupted with the two men eventually brawling in the ring; after several minutes, preliminary wrestlers tried to break up the fight and eventually pulled the two men apart; featured a vignette promoting the debut of Scott Hall - to the tune of the James Bond theme song - in which he was seen on the beach swimming, playing volleyball, riding boats, fishing, and scaring alligators; included an ad for the Music City Showdown home video:
Ron Simmons pinned Ranger Ross at 6:00 after hitting him with a foreign object handed to him by Teddy Long; Long appeared early in the bout to be in Simmons' corner
Ricky Santana pinned Joe Cruz with a flying forearm at 5:06; during the bout, it was announced the Great American Bash tour would start June 22 in Landover, MD
Dick Murdoch pinned George South with the brainbuster at 5:15; early in the match, Bob Orton Jr. & Gary Hart appeared ringside and joined the commentary team; during the bout, Hart discussed upcoming bouts the Great Muta would have with both Eddie Gilbert and Sting
Scott Steiner (w/ Rick Steiner & Missy Hyatt) pinned Trent Knight at 3:02 with the belly to belly suplex; prior to the bout, Rick's female fan (Nancy Sullivan) was shown in the crowd with a sign saying she loved him; Steiner used Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" as his theme
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Nate Rivers & Joe Cazana at 2:02 when Fatu pinned Cazana with the splash off the top; during the bout, Dangerously joined the commentary team and discussed knocking the Road Warriors out of the tag team title tournament and the return of Jim Cornette & the Midnight Express; after the match, the SST smashed pineapples over their opponents' heads
Kevin Sullivan pinned Tom Pittner with a knee on the chest at 3:22 following three consecutive double stomps to the chest; prior to the bout, Sullivan confronted Rick Steiner's female fan in the crowd (Nancy Sullivan) and tore up the sign she made, causing her to cry
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Steve Casey at 4:55 with a modified moonsault; Muta landed nearly upright with one knee hitting Casey's ribs
NWA Tag Team Championship Tournament Quarter-Finals: Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Butch Reed (w/ Teddy Long) & the Raider (sub. for Bob Orton Jr.) at 6:02 when Eaton pinned the Raider following the Flapjack; prior to the bout, Dick Murdoch appeared, brawled with Orton at ringside, and back behind the curtain; moments later, Long appeared ringside and said he had a partner to team with Reed (Eaton & Lane's return after a month absence)

6/7/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
6/10/89 - featured footage from a recent event of Missy Hyatt interrupting Lance Russell's interview with Gary Hart, Kevin Sullivan, & the Great Muta; after Missy - defending Eddie Gilbert - said Hart wasn't a real man, Muta sprayed her in the face with green mist; moments later, Doug Gilbert and Scott Steiner came out to take care of Missy; featured the NWA Weekly Top 10 rankings: Terry Funk (10), Steve Williams (9), Terry Gordy (8), Dan Spivey (7), Michael Hayes (6), Eddie Gilbert (5), the Great Muta (4), NWA TV Champion Sting (3), NWA US Champion Lex Luger (2), Ricky Steamboat (1); included pre-taped comments from Paul E. Dangerously on the Samoan Swat Team's upcoming match against Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane at the Clash of the Champions in which he said he would not do anything to cheat because his team wouldn't need it to win; featured pre-taped footage from a different television taping of Jim Ross conducting an interview with Terry Funk regarding his upcoming match at the Clash of the Champions against Ricky Steamboat; after Funk referred to Steamboat's child as a "pig-nosed half-breed," Steamboat interrupted with he and Funk sharing words; moments later, NWA US Champion Lex Luger appeared in the studio, called for the tape to be stopped, and said he was done with the politics and was upset that he wasn't on the upcoming Clash show; Luger then argued that he should be the top contender to Flair's title instead of Funk or Steamboat; Luger then called for Flair to either wrestle or give up his title and said he would be at the Clash; after Luger left, the remainder of the Steamboat interview was shown in which Steamboat said Funk should be happy for even being in the Top 10; included pre-taped comments from Kevin Sullivan about he and Mike Rotunda's upcoming bout at the Clash against Rick & Scott Steiner and of his upcoming match with Rick at the Boston Garden, Sullivan's home turf; featured pre-taped comments from Jim Cornette regarding Eaton & Lane's upcoming bout with the SST at the Clash; included pre-taped comments by Teddy Long in which he discussed Norman's debut at the Clash and said he would have another surprise at the Clash:
Ranger Ross pinned Jim Bryant with the Combat Kick at 2:58; during the bout, Teddy Long appeared ringside; it was announced during the match, Ross would face the Terrorist at the Clash of the Champions
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Ray Lloyd with a German suplex into a bridge at 2:06; prior to the bout, it was announced Muta would hold a Dragon Shi demonstration at the Clash of the Champions; there were several chants of "Muta" before and after the match
Dick Murdoch pinned Fred Avery with an elbow drop at 1:47; after the bout, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Murdoch about Terry Funk's recent behavior and Funk's upcoming bout at the Clash of the Champions against Ricky Steamboat
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Lee Scott & Keith Steinborn at 2:17 when Eaton pinned Steinborn following the Veg-O-Matic; prior to the bout, Cornette introduced his team as the only men who get more action in Atlanta then Rob Lowe; during the match, Teddy Long appeared ringside
Kevin Sullivan & Mike Rotunda defeated Mark Smith & Dewayne Bruce at 1:34 when Sullivan pinned Smith with the double stomp after Rotunda hit the butterfly suplex; after the bout, Sullivan & Rotunda continued to attack their opponents until Rick & Scott Steiner made the save, with the two teams brawling in and out of the ring until the Steiners won the fight
Bill Irwin pinned Mike Justice with a boot to the face at 2:45; prior to the bout, pre-taped comments were shown of Irwin regarding his upcoming bout with NWA TV Champion Sting at the Clash of the Champions; after the match, Irwin whipped Justice with his whip
NWA Tag Team Championship Tournament Quarter-Finals: Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace defeated Rip Morgan & Jack Victory at around the 5-minute mark when Ace pinned Morgan with a roll up from behind as Morgan assaulted Douglas; after the bout, Morgan & Victory assaulted their opponents with boomerangs
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Randy Rose & Buck Seigler at 2:15 when Fatu pinned Seigler with the splash off the top; after the bout, Samu broke a pineapple over Rose's head (the first appearance of the SST using the "Halloween" theme song)
Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Snake Brown & the Raider at 1:47 when Rick pinned Brown with an overhead suplex and elbow drop; prior to the bout, Rick met with his female fan at ringside (Nancy Sullivan) and put his letter jacket on her; the Steiners used Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" as their theme; after the bout, Mike Rotunda & Kevin Sullivan attacked the Steiners with the two teams brawling to end the broadcast

6/15/89; Augusta, GA; Civic Center
6/17/89 - featured opening footage from the Clash of the Champions of NWA World Champion Ric Flair saying he would make a decision on what his future would be and would announce it July 1; included Jim Ross calling the show by himself; featured an ad for the Music City Showdown home video; included footage from the Clash of Eddie Gilbert trying to shoot a fireball into the Great Muta's face, followed by pre-taped comments from Gary Hart, with Muta; featured details on the Triple Crown King of the Hill battle royals which would take place during the Great American Bash tour; included pre-taped comments from the Road Warriors & Ellering regarding their feud with the SST and costing the SST their match at the Clash, with Ellering saying both the SST and the Fabulous Freebirds were scared; featured footage of NWA US Champion Lex Luger attacking Ricky Steamboat at the conclusion of the Clash, followed by Ross conducting an interview with Luger in which he said he was done trying to make the fans happy, was set on making himself the top man in the NWA, and argued he was the #1 contender and not Steamboat; included Ross conducting an interview with Jim Cornette, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane regarding their loss to the Freebirds at the Clash with Cornette challenging Dangerously to a match; moments later, Cornette brought out Steve Williams as their new ally against the Freebirds; featured pre-taped comments from the Freebirds regarding their NWA Tag Team Title win and fending off the challenge of the Midnight Express & Williams:
Terry Funk pinned Cougar Jay with a piledriver at 5:32; it was announced during the bout the next week's show would start at the new timeslot of 6:05 EST; after the match, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Funk regarding whether NWA World Champion Ric Flair would return to the ring or give up the title due to injury, with Funk insulting Flair, calling him a jackass, and making fun of his appearance before challenging Flair to face him
Rick & Scott Steiner (w/ Missy Hyatt) defeated Fred Avery & Keith Steinborn at 4:20 when both men pinned Steinborn after Scott hit the belly to belly suplex; the Steiners used Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" for their theme; prior to the bout, Rick hugged his girlfriend at ringside (Nancy Sullivan) and gave her his varsity jacket; later in the contest, it was revealed her name was Robin Green
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Mike Awesome & Rock Hard Rick at 2:33 when Fatu pinned Awesome with the splash off the top; prior to the bout, pre-taped comments from Paul E. Dangerously were shown in which he commented on the Road Warriors costing the SST the NWA Tag Team titles at the Clash of the Champions and threatened revenge on Paul Ellering; after the match, Samu hit Rick in the head with a pineapple
NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin (w/ Terry Gordy) defeated Randy Rose & Mark Smith in a non-title match at 2:07 when Garvin pinned Smith with the DDT
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Jeff James & Jim Bryant at 2:23 when Eaton scored the pin following the Veg-O-Matic
Norman (w/ Teddy Long) pinned Bob Emery at 1:31 with a splash in the corner; during the bout, it was announced Long would have an announcement the following week regarding a new tag team; after the bout, Norman bit Emery until Long pulled him away and threatened him with keys to his cell
Ranger Ross pinned Lee Scott with the Combat Kick at 3:10
Kevin Sullivan & Mike Rotunda defeated Ray Lloyd & Bucky Seigler at 2:27 when Rotunda pinned Lloyd with the butterfly suplex
NWA TV Champion Sting defeated Al Green via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at 1:48; after the bout, Terry Funk ran out with Sting eventually scaring him to the floor, with Funk then throwing a chair into the ring at Sting
Terry Gordy pinned Steve Williams at 6:58 when - as NWA Tag Team Champion Michael Hayes distracted referee Nick Patrick from the apron - NWA Tag Team Champion Jimmy Garvin tripped Williams as he attempted the Oklahoma Stampede, with Williams falling and Gordy landing on top for the win; after the bout, Jim Cornette appeared and disputed the call, with Hayes & Garvin pulling him into the ring to attack him; moments later, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane made the save with Jacko Victory & Rip Morgan and Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace adding to the brawl moments later; more wrestlers then came out - including Norman, Rick & Scott Steiner - with everyone brawling to hype the battle royals which would take place during the Great American Bash tour; after the commercial break, the fight continued at ringside to close the broadcast

6/21/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
6/24/89 - hosted by Jim Ross & NWA Tag Team Champion Michael Hayes; featured an ad for the Music City Showdown home video; included Jim Ross conducting an interview with Rick & Scott Steiner, Missy Hyatt, and Robin Green in which Scott teased Rick about having a girlfriend before Rick gave Robin several roses; featured Ross conducting an interview with Terry Funk regarding the press conference the following week with NWA World Champion Ric Flair in which Flair would announce what his future would be; during the segment, Funk said he would beat Flair to win the title; included Ross speaking with Eddie Gilbert in which he introduced Tommy Rich back to the NWA, with Rich then cutting a promo on NWA US Chapion Lex Luger for his comments earlier in the show and saying he would be wrestling in the ring the next week; moments later, Ross interviewed Gilbert about trying to burn the Great Muta at the Clash, with Gary Hart then appearing and insulting Missy Hyatt until Gilbert attacked him; moments later, Muta appeared, blew red mist in Gilbert's face, and repeatedly hit Gilbert with a kendo stick:
Steve Williams Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Keith Steinborn, Jeff James, & Fred Avery at 2:20 when Williams pinned James with an elbow drop to the back of the head following the Flapjack from Eaton & Lane; during the bout, NWA Tag Team Champion Michael Hayes taunted Cornette from the broadcast position until Williams got in Hayes' face; moments later, Hayes brought out Terry Gordy and NWA Tag Team Champion Jimmy Garvin; after the match, Cornette cut an in-ring promo challenging the Freebirds since they were so sure they could beat the Midnight Express; Hayes then said there would be no fight because the Freebirds didn't come to wrestle; after the two traded words, Garvin and Gordy fought with Eaton & Lane inside the ring as Williams made sure Hayes - who was not able to fight due to being a commentator - didn't become involved; during the fight, Lane covered Garvin with an inside cradle and referee Tommy Young counted to three; after the commercial break, Jim Ross provoked the Freebirds into facing the MX later in the show since they were so sure they could beat them
Stan Lane & Bobby Eaton (w/ Jim Cornette & Steve Williams) defeated Terry Gordy & Jimmy Garvin at the 49-second mark in an impromptu match when Lane pinned Garvin with an inside cradle
NWA TV Champion Sting defeated Chance Myers via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at the 26-second mark; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with Sting about his recent title defenses - including some in Japan - and about the recent actions by NWA US Champion Lex Luger; after Sting said he was disappointed, Luger appeared and reminded Sting it was he who took Sting under his wing when Sting came into the NWA, with Sting saying Luger made him sick and then walked off; after Sting left, Luger said he was sick of kids asking him for autographs and told Ricky Steamboat to avoid him and give up his spot as the #1 contender
NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin (w/ Terry Gordy) defeated Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) via count-out at 7:14 after Gordy punched Eaton, as the challengers attempted the Veg-O-Matic, with Eaton falling off the top rope onto the ringside barricade
Rick & Scott Steiner (w/ Missy Hyatt) defeated Snake Brown & Cruel Connection #1 at 1:34 when Rick pinned Connection with an overhead belly to belly suplex; the Steiners used Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" as their theme for the bout; prior to the match, Kevin Sullivan & Mike Rotunda tore up Robin Green's flowers as she sat ringside and threw them in her face, with Rick then coming down to console her

6/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
6/24/89 - hosted by Jim Ross & NWA Tag Team Champion Michael Hayes; featured an ad for the Music City Showdown home video; included Jim Ross conducting an interview with Rick & Scott Steiner, Missy Hyatt, and Robin Green in which Scott teased Rick about having a girlfriend before Rick gave Robin several roses; featured Ross conducting an interview with Terry Funk regarding the press conference the following week with NWA World Champion Ric Flair in which Flair would announce what his future would be; during the segment, Funk said he would beat Flair to win the title; included Ross speaking with Eddie Gilbert in which he introduced Tommy Rich back to the NWA, with Rich then cutting a promo on NWA US Chapion Lex Luger for his comments earlier in the show and saying he would be wrestling in the ring the next week; moments later, Ross interviewed Gilbert about trying to burn the Great Muta at the Clash, with Gary Hart then appearing and insulting Missy Hyatt until Gilbert attacked him; moments later, Muta appeared, blew red mist in Gilbert's face, and repeatedly hit Gilbert with a kendo stick:
Steve Williams Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Keith Steinborn, Jeff James, & Fred Avery at 2:20 when Williams pinned James with an elbow drop to the back of the head following the Flapjack from Eaton & Lane; during the bout, NWA Tag Team Champion Michael Hayes taunted Cornette from the broadcast position until Williams got in Hayes' face; moments later, Hayes brought out Terry Gordy and NWA Tag Team Champion Jimmy Garvin; after the match, Cornette cut an in-ring promo challenging the Freebirds since they were so sure they could beat the Midnight Express; Hayes then said there would be no fight because the Freebirds didn't come to wrestle; after the two traded words, Garvin and Gordy fought with Eaton & Lane inside the ring as Williams made sure Hayes - who was not able to fight due to being a commentator - didn't become involved; during the fight, Lane covered Garvin with an inside cradle and referee Tommy Young counted to three; after the commercial break, Jim Ross provoked the Freebirds into facing the MX later in the show since they were so sure they could beat them
Stan Lane & Bobby Eaton (w/ Jim Cornette & Steve Williams) defeated Terry Gordy & Jimmy Garvin at the 49-second mark in an impromptu match when Lane pinned Garvin with an inside cradle
NWA TV Champion Sting defeated Chance Myers via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at the 26-second mark; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with Sting about his recent title defenses - including some in Japan - and about the recent actions by NWA US Champion Lex Luger; after Sting said he was disappointed, Luger appeared and reminded Sting it was he who took Sting under his wing when Sting came into the NWA, with Sting saying Luger made him sick and then walked off; after Sting left, Luger said he was sick of kids asking him for autographs and told Ricky Steamboat to avoid him and give up his spot as the #1 contender
NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin (w/ Terry Gordy) defeated Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) via count-out at 7:14 after Gordy punched Eaton, as the challengers attempted the Veg-O-Matic, with Eaton falling off the top rope onto the ringside barricade
Rick & Scott Steiner (w/ Missy Hyatt) defeated Snake Brown & Cruel Connection #1 at 1:34 when Rick pinned Connection with an overhead belly to belly suplex; the Steiners used Donna Summer's "Hot Stuff" as their theme for the bout; prior to the match, Kevin Sullivan & Mike Rotunda tore up Robin Green's flowers as she sat ringside and threw them in her face, with Rick then coming down to console her

6/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
7/1/89 - featured opening footage of the Great Muta attacking Eddie Gilbert at the close of the previous week's program; included footage from a press conference from the CNN Center in Atlanta, hosted by Jim Herd, in which NWA World Champion Ric Flair announced he would not retire and then asked Herd and the NWA for a match with Terry Funk at the Great American Bash pay-per-view in Baltimore on July 23; moments later, Jim Ross conducted an interview in the studio with Terry Funk about the decision, with Funk saying he would beat Flair for the title; featured a Bash pay-per-view ad hyping Wargames, the finals of the King of the Hill battle royal, NWA US Champion Lex Luger vs. Ricky Steamboat, Flair vs. Funk, and NWA TV Champion Sting vs. the Great Muta; included Ross conducting an interview with Rick & Scott Steiner regarding Kevin Sullivan ripping up the flowers Rick gave Robin Green the previous week, with Rick then cutting a promo on facing Sullivan in a streetfight at the Boston Garden; featured a closing segment with Flair walking in the studio unscheduled and speaking with Ross about his being back in the NWA and cutting a promo on facing Funk in Baltimore and said he would kick his ass ("ass" was edited out of the broadcast):
The Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) pinned the Italion Stallion at 2:31 with a chop to the throat; after the bout, Muta assaulted his opponent with a kendo stick
Rick & Scott Steiner (w/ Missy Hyatt) defeated Mike Awesome & Rock Hard Rick at 3:14 when Scott pinned Awesome with the belly to belly suplex; prior to the bout, Missy led Rick's pitbull ringside (the debut of the Steiners' dog)
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Lee Scott & Trent Knight at 1:50 when Fatu pinned Scott with the splash off the top; prior to the bout, Dangerously cut an in-ring promo on Paul Ellering being in the hospital and facing Jim Cornette at the Great American Bash in Baltimore; after the match, Samu hit Knight with a pineapple
Tommy Rich pinned Bill Irwin with a Thesz Press at 5:00 (Rich's return match)
Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey (w/ Teddy Long) defeated Mark Smith & Ray Lloyd at 1:21 when Smith submitted to a modified surfboard from Spivey; during the bout, Norman appeared ringside, with Long having to restrain him; after the bout, Vicious & Spivey hit spike powerbombs on their opponents

8/2/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
8/5/89 - featured an opening segment in which Jim Ross spoke with Gary Hart - who did guest commentary for much of the show - to hype the following day's event at the Omni; included a pre-taped promo by Sting regarding his Dragon Shi match against the Great Muta at the Omni, in which he would have Eddie Gilbert in his corner; featured Ross conducting an interview with Terry Funk, with Hart, regarding Funk's title shot against NWA World Title shot against Ric Flair the next day at the Omni; included Ross conducting an interview with NWA US Champion Lex Luger regarding his title defense the following night at the Omni against Rick Steiner, during which Luger referred to himself as the Mike Tyson of the NWA; featured the announcement the Road Warriors, Steve Williams, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane would face the Samoan Swat Team, Terry Gordy, NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin the following day at the Omni in Wargames; included NWA Tag Team Champion Michael Hayes as a guest of The Danger Zone in which he mentioned the challenge of the Dynamic Dudes, Midnight Express, Steiner Brothers and the Wargames match the following day; during the segment, Hayes said no one makes the Freebirds bleed at the Omni; featured Ross conducting an interview with Rick Steiner regarding his match with Luger at the Omni, during which Rick said he got he and Ross front row tickets for the show; Robin Green was shown in the crowd during the segment:
Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey (w/ Teddy Long) defeated Bob Emery & George South at 1:55 when Spivey pinned Emery with his knee on his chest following the powerbomb; during the bout, Long briefly joined the commentary team and mentioned Vicious & Spivey would be at the Omni the following day
Tommy Rich pinned Trent Knight with the Thesz Press at 5:46; during the bout, it was announced Rich was in training to meet NWA US Champion Lex Luger and that Luger would face Rick Steiner the following day at the Omni
The Road Warriors (w/ Paul Ellering) defeated John Brewer & Fred Avery at the 56-second mark when Road Warrior Hawk pinned Brewer following the Doomsday Device
Sting & Eddie Gilbert (w/ Missy Hyatt) defeated Jack Victory & Rip Morgan via disqualification at 7:29 when Terry Funk and the Great Muta attacked Sting had Victory in the Scorpion Deathlock; during the bout, it was announced that immediately after the following week's show a special airing of The Power Hour would feature Road Warrior Hawk vs. Samu and Gilbert vs. the Great Muta; after the match, Funk hit Gilbert with the branding iron with Sting then fighting off Muta and Funk until Funk hit Sting with his cowboy boot; moments later, NWA World Champion Ric Flair made the save; Flair fought off both Funk and Muta until he too was beaten down, with Sting then using Funk's boot to clear the ring; after the commercial break, Ross conducted an interview with Flair, Sting, and Gilbert in which Sting and Gilbert praised Flair - despite his past actions - with Flair then cutting a promo on facing Funk the following night at the Omni and the Wargames match that would headline the card

8/30/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
9/2/89 - included Wahoo McDaniel on commentary alongside Jim Ross; featured pre-taped comments from Tommy Rich regarding his upcoming NWA US Title shot against Lex Luger at the Clash of the Champions; included Jim Ross conducting an interview with NWA World Champion Ric Flair & Sting regarding Flair's upcoming Texas Death matches against Terry Funk and Sting facing Muta the following day at the Omni for the TV title; featured pre-taped comments from the Road Warriors & Paul Ellering regarding the Samoan Swat Team & Paul E. Dangerously in which they spoke of the Clash being Tuesday instead of a week from Tuesday; included an ad for the upcoming Clash; featured Ross conducting an interview with Rick & Scott Steiner, Robin Green, and Missy Hyatt in which Robin thanked Scott and Missy for welcoming her into the group and Scott spoke of competing the next night at the Omni; included a music video on Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace to the tune of Bobby McFerrin's "Don't Worry, Be Happy;" featured a music video tribute to Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey to the tune of Whitesnake's "Now You're Gone;" included a music video tribute to Brian Pillman to the tune of Def Leppard's "Rocket;" featured a music video tribute to the Road Warriors to the tune of Black Sabbath's "Ironman":
Tommy Rich pinned Agent Steel at around the 5-minute mark with the Thesz Press; during the bout, it was announced NWA World Champion Ric Flair had signed to face Terry Funk in a series of Texas Death matches and that Rich would face NWA US Champion Lex Luger at the Clash of the Champions; it was also announced that the Road Warriors, Rick & Scott Steiner would face the Samoan Swat Team, NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin the following week on The Power Hour and that the Great Muta would face Sting the following night at the Omni to determine once and for all the holder of the TV title
Dan Spivey (w/ Teddy Long & Sid Vicious) pinned Rusty Riddle with the powerbomb at 2:33
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Paul E. Dangerously) defeated Trent Knight & Bill Ford at the 51-second mark when Fatu pinned Knight with the splash off the top
NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin defeated Tommy Angel & Luis Ascea when Garvin pinned Ascea with the DDT at 2:42; prior to the bout, pre-taped comments from Hayes were shown in which he cut a promo on Rick & Scott Steiner; during the match, it was announced Brian Pillman would face Eddie Gilbert on the following week's show

9/14/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
9/16/89 - featured the debut of Jim Cornette as the new regular play-by-play commentator, alongside Jim Ross; included footage from the finish of the Steiners vs. Freebirds match at the Clash of the Champions and the post-match confusion over who tripped Scott Steiner; featured footage from the Clash of Terry Funk attacking NWA World Champion Ric Flair, trying to suffocate him with a plastic bag, and bending his branding iron across Sting's leg; included Ross conducting an interview with Funk - his arm in a sling - and Gary Hart, during which he read a telegram from Executive Vice President Jim Herd in which Herd said Funk's attack would not be tolerated and Funk was suspended indefinately and fined $100,000; Funk and Hart then argued that they were simply fighting back after Flair hospitalized Funk and put his arm in a sling; featured Paul E. Dangerously cutting a promo as part of The Danger Zone in which he said he wasn't going anywhere - despite splitting with the Samoan Swat Team - and he knew how to make things better; included pre-taped comments from NWA US Champion Lex Luger in which he said Sting and Flair were afraid to put their reputations on the line against him; featured an ad for Halloween Havoc; included an ad for the Clash replay:
Ron Simmons pinned Rick Ryder with a spinebuster at 4:29; during the bout, it was announced Rick Steiner would face Norman the following week on The Power Hour; after the match, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Simmons in which he bragged about his football accomplishments and not caring about what the fans thought of him
Scott Steiner (w/ Rick Steiner & Robin Green) pinned Gene Ligon with a belly to belly suplex at 4:58; during the bout, Rick held a young boy in his arms who wore amateur wrestling headgear like Rick's; it was announced that the replay of the Clash would air the following day at 1:20 p.m. EST; after the match, Ross conducted an interview with the Steiners and Green regarding their loss to the Freebirds at the Clash, during which Scott said the Freebirds should consider themselves lucky and then looked at Green while saying he would never, ever trip again
Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace defeated Agent Steel & Joe Cruz when Ace pinned Steel at 2:06 following a slingshot double back suplex; prior to the bout, footage from Baton Rouge, LA was shown - taped Aug. 1 - of Johnny Ace's cheek bone being broken by the New Zealand Militia; after the match, Ross conducted an interview with Douglas & Ace in which Jim Cornette announced he would only be a manager for Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane but would be the new advisor for Douglas & Ace
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Bill Ford & Robbie Idol at 3:37 when Eaton pinned Ford following the Veg-o-matic
Tom Zenk defeated Mike Awesome via submission with the sleeper at 1:44
Tommy Rich fought Dick Murdoch to a 15-minute time-limit draw at 14:11; prior to the bout, it was announced ring announcer Rhubarb Jones had been named Billboard's large market country music DJ of the year; after the match, the two men shook hands; following the commercial break, footage was shown of Rich's match at the Clash against NWA US Champion Lex Luger, followed by Ross conducting an interview with Rich about the match; during the segment, Rich thanked the crowd for their support and said he would eventually take the US title and would do it for the young fans
Brian Pillman pinned Bob Cook with a crossbody off the top at 4:33; prior to the bout, footage was shown of the Pillman / Eddie Gilbert match from the previous week in which Pillman won with Air Pillman when the referee didn't notice Gilbert's foot was outside the ring; Pillman signed several autographs on his way out to the ring; moments later, Gilbert appeared, praised Pillman, and then challenged him to a rematch for the following week, with Pillman quickly accepting
Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey (w/ Teddy Long) defeated Tim Parker & Luis Astia at 1:34 when Spivey pinned Parker with two hands on his chest after the powerbomb; during the bout, Cornette briefly left the commentary table and Long filled in to cut a promo on the Road Warriors
Rick Steiner (w/ Robin Green & Scott Steiner) pinned Tommy Angel with the belly to belly suplex at 2:30; during the bout, Cornette said Missy Hyatt was so distraught over what had happened at the Clash that she wasn't in the arena; it was also announced that NWA World Champion Ric Flair would be on the following week's show as well as NWA TV Champion the Great Muta against two opponents; after the match, Ross conducted an interview with the Steiners and Robin with Robin saying she really wanted them to win the match and Rick saying they would not be beat by the Freebirds again; moments later, Rick said he would have a big question for Robin the following week and wanted the cameras there

9/20/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
9/23/89 - featured footage of Scott Steiner at a basketball court waiting for Rick Steiner to arrive and ask Robin Green an important question; moments later, a limo drove up with Robin inside, with Robin then offering Scott alcohol as she waited for Rick to arrive; Robin then thanked Scott for not blaming her for him tripping at the Clash of the Champions; as Scott went to get in the limo, he was pulled in and beaten down by two men before being thrown from the car; the cameraman then put the camera down to go get help as the beating continued outside the car; neither of the men's faces were shown but they appeared to be black; included footage of Terry Funk choking NWA World Champion Ric Flair with a plastic bag at the Clash; featured a closing segment where Jim Ross conducted an interview with NWA World Champion Ric Flair regarding the upcoming shows in Richmond, VA and Charlotte, NC, the injury to Sting and Funk's suspension, with Flair saying he wanted the suspension to be lifted so he could get Funk in the ring:
NWA TV Champion the Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) defeated two unknowns in a handicap match at the 48-second mark following the moonsault; after the bout, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Hart regarding Terry Funk's indefinate suspension, in which Hart argued about the 'indefinate' aspect of the suspension and said his attorneys would soon have the suspension lifted
NWA US Champion Lex Luger pinned Rusty Riddle at 3:57 by kneeling on top of him following a superplex; prior to the bout, Ross conducted an interview with Luger regarding his belief he was alone at the top of the wrestling world, during which Luger issued an open challenge to any wrestler
Tom Zenk defeated Tommy Angel via submission with the sleeper at 4:57
Brian Pillman pinned Eddie Gilbert at 11:40 with a roll over out of a sunset flip into the ring; prior to the bout, Ross mentioned he had comments for the Wrestling Hotline the coming Friday that could get him fired; during the match, it was announced NWA US Champion Lex Luger would face Dick Murdoch the following week, only for the commentary team to then correct themselves by saying it was Murdoch against Dan Spivey because Luger said he had "better things to do"
Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Joe Cruz & Bob Cook at 1:50 when Douglas pinned Cook following the Wipe Out springboard double back suplex

9/20/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
9/30/89 - featured Jim Ross conducting an interview with NWA US Champion Lex Luger regarding the open challenge he made the previous week to face any other wrestler, during which Luger said the other wrestlers were more scared of facing him than they wanted the US title; included a report from Gordon Solie after attending a press conference held by NWA World Champion Ric Flair, with Solie stating Flair had paid the NWA Funk's $100,000 fine to get Funk's suspension lifted and that Funk would face Flair Oct. 8 at the Omni in an I Quit match; Solie also said that Flair & Sting would face Funk & NWA TV Champion the Great Muta in the main event of Halloween Havoc; featured Ross conducting an interview with Flair regarding his actions to get Funk back in the ring; it was later stated the Oct. 8 match would be the first ever I Quit match for the NWA World Title and that Bruno Sammartino would officiate the Havoc Thunderdome main event; included Ross conducting an interview with Brian Pillman with Pillman accepting Luger's open challenge for a title shot; featured a pre-taped segment in which Robin Green admitted that wasn't her real name and she wasn't really from Milwaukee, that she wasn't a valet or manager, and was "Woman;" she went on to state she stands behind no man and commented on the two men who beat Scott Steiner up in the limo - called Doom - before saying she would conquor the wrestling world; included Ross conducting an interview with Jim Cornette, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane in which Cornette said NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin were afraid of facing Eaton & Lane at Halloween Havoc and instead would face Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace; Cornette went on to say Eaton & Lane would team with Steve Williams at Havoc against the Wild Samoans who would have a new third member; moments later, Ross attempted to talk to Lane about Douglas & Ace but Lane walked off; featured a Havoc 89 commercial featuring Elvira; included pre-taped comments from Rick & Scott Steiner - his face heavily bruised and with a black eye - regarding Robin's turning on them, Scott's injury, and the two mystery men that jumped Scott:
NWA World Champion Ric Flair defeated Gene Ligon via submission with the figure-4 at 3:24; during the match, it was announced Flair would face Dick Slater the following night on The Main Event
Road Warrior Animal (w/ Paul Ellering) pinned Tim Parker with his hands on Parker's chest following a clothesline at the 46-second mark; after the match, Jim Ross conducted an interview with Animal regarding what would happen if the Road Warriors ever faced Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey, with Animal claiming he would mow Teddy Long down for him costing them the tag team titles earlier in the year
Dick Murdoch defeated Dan Spivey (w/ Sid Vicious & Teddy Long) via disqualification when Vicious and Long interfered at 4:47; after the bout, Spivey & Vicious hit a spike powerbomb on Murdoch and sent him to the floor
Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Tommy Angel & Rick Ryder at 1:23 when Ace pinned Ryder following the Wipe Out
Brian Pillman pinned Cruel Connection #1 with Air Pillman at 2:57; prior to the match, Jim Cornette assured Ross there were no problems between the Midnight Express and the Dynamic Dudes
Rick & Scott Steiner (w/ Missy Hyatt) defeated Joe Cruz & Bob Cook at 3:19 when Rick pinned Cruz with the belly to belly suplex; during the match, it was announced the Steiners would face NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin Oct. 8 at the Omni; it was also announced Gordon Solie would interview Flair and Gary Hart the following night on The Main Event

10/4/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
10/7/89 - featured a pre-taped promo by Gary Hart regarding the Sting vs. NWA TV Champion the Great Muta match the following day at the Omni with Hart suspended above the ring in a cage and the Terry Funk vs. NWA World Champion Ric Flair match, during which Hart said the Board of Directors could make any stipulation they wanted but they couldn't get in the ring to help Sting or Flair win; included Jim Ross conducting an interview with NWA US Champion Lex Luger regarding Brian Pillman accepting Luger's open challenge the previous week, with Pillman then appearing and asking Luger whether he would get a title shot or not; Luger eventually agreed, with Pillman then asking whether the match could happen later in the show; after much prodding from Ross, Luger agreed but then declined to shake Pillman's hand; featured Ross conducting an interview with Luger regarding his upcoming match with Pillman in which Luger called off the match because he had already agreed to face Richard Sartain; included a pre-taped promo by NWA Tag Team Champion Michael Hayes regarding he and Jimmy Garvin facing Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace at Halloween Havoc; featured Ross conducting an interview with Douglas, Ace, & Cornette; included a video package highlighting Funk's suspension and reinstatement, followed by pre-taped comments from Funk; featured Ross conducting an interivew with Flair regarding his I Quit match with Funk the next night at the Omni, during which both "ass" and "God" were edited out of Flair's promo; during the promo, Flair also put over Pillman's effort against Luger earlier in the show; included Ross speaking with both Teddy Long and Paul Ellering regarding the contract singing made for the Road Warriors to face the Skyscrapers at Havoc:
Tommy Rich pinned Joe Cruz with the Thesz Press at 6:35; during the match, it was announced Rich would be part of Halloween Havoc and that Bruno Sammartino was regarded as the greatest WWF Champion of all time and twice held the title; it was also said that parental discretion was advised for the upcoming pay-per-view
Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Gene Ligon & Tommy Angel at 5:33 when Douglas pinned Angel following the Wipe Out
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Cruel Connection #1 & Agent Steel at 2:38 when Eaton pinned Steel with the Rocket Launcher; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with Cornette, Eaton & Lane, during which Lane argued why Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace received a tag team title shot at Halloween Havoc instead of Eaton & Lane; moments later, Lane questioned Cornette over who he was managing and who he was "just advising"
Norman (w/ Teddy Long) pinned Greg Evans by blocking a sunset flip with a sit-down splash at 2:02; prior to the bout, Norman was given a stuffed animal by a fan in the crowd but Long took it away from him and during the match Long kept it away from him; during the contest, Cornette discussed the tension Stan Lane showed after the previous match and said it stemmed from a disagreement Lane had with Johnny Ace years ago in Florida
Rick Steiner (w/ Scott Steiner & Missy Hyatt) pinned Bill Ford at 1:49 with a belly to belly suplex after a belly to belly suplex off the top; prior to the match, a vignette of Woman was shown in which she said the Steiners were weak and they would face Doom at Halloween Havoc with herself at ringside; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with the Steiners and Missy, with a still heavily bruised Scott cutting a promo on Woman & Doom and Rick saying what Doom did to Scott was nothing and he did worse to him when they were kids; Rick eventually said "You should have killed us" as a warning to Doom & Woman
Ranger Ross pinned the Cuban Assassin at 8:22 with a sunset flip after avoiding a headbutt; during the bout, it was announced the Road Warriors would face Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey at Halloween Havoc; after the match, the Cuban attacked Ross with the Cuban flagpole
Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey (w/ Teddy Long) defeated Tim Parker & Rick Ryder when Spivey pinned Parker with two hands on his chest after the powerbomb at 1:03; prior to the match, footage was shown of Spivey & Vicious double teaming Dick Murdoch the previous week
Tom Zenk defeated Bob Cook via submission with the sleeper at 3:23; during the bout, it was mentioned Zenk would make his Omni debut the following day and the card would also feature Douglas & Ace against the New Zealand Militia
NWA US Champion Lex Luger fought Brian Pillman (sub. for Richard Sartain) to a no contest in a non-sanctioned match at around the 2-minute mark when Luger fled backstage; prior to the match, Pillman appeared ringside and took Sartain's spot in the match
Road Warrior Animal (w/ Paul Ellering) pinned Trent Knight at the 52-second mark with a powerslam after catching Knight coming off the top; after the match, Ross conducted an interview with Animal & Ellering regarding the upcoming match with the Skyscrapers, during which they said Road Warrior Hawk was in training and Animal put over Pillman's effort against Luger earlier in the show

10/4/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
10/14/89 - featured Jim Ross discussing the designated 'terminators' being used for the Halloween Havoc main event, with NWA World Champion Ric Flair & Sting introducing their second as Ole Anderson after Gary Hart was announced as the second for Terry Funk & NWA TV Champion the Great Muta; Anderson then appeared and cut a promo on him not throwing in the towel and said Funk, Muta, and Hart were in trouble; included footage from the previous week of Brian Pillman getting the better of NWA US Champion Lex Luger; featured Ross speaking with Gene Ligon regarding the upcoming Halloween Havoc card, during which Luger appeared with his shirt ripped from the earlier brawl with Pillman, slammed Ligon on the concrete, and cut a promo on Pillman before storming off; included Ross speaking with Funk and Hart regarding the upcoming Thundercage match against Flair & Sting and Anderson being their second; featured a video package recapping the Rick Steiner / Robin Green relationship, with footage of them at Zoo Atlanta, Ross prepping Rick for their first date, and then the two unknown men jumping and beating up Scott Steiner; included pre-taped comments from the Road Warriors & Paul Ellering regarding their match with Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey at Havoc; featured a music video tribute to Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey to the tune of Whitesnake's "Now You're Gone;" included a music video tribute to the Road Warriors to the tune of Black Sabbath's "Ironman;" featured pre-taped comments from Rick & Scott Steiner regarding their upcoming match with Doom at Havoc; included Ross speaking with Anderson about the stipulations of the Thundercage match at Havoc; featured Jim Cornette announcing he would interview Woman in her hotel suite the following week:
Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Bill Ford & Lee Scott when Douglas pinned Ford with a crossbody off the top / suplex combo at 6:40
Norman (w/ Teddy Long) pinned Ricky Nelson at 3:10 by blocking a sunset flip with a sit-down splash; during the bout, it was announced Steve Williams would face NWA US Champion Lex Luger the following day on The Main Event and that Sting would team with NWA World Champion Ric Flair on the broadcast; it was also mentioned that fans could vote on who they thought was the most popular wrestler in the NWA in 1989 and the winner would be announced during the Clash of the Champions in November; immediately after the match, NWA US Champion Lex Luger appeared and protested any footage being shown from the previous week between he and Brian Pillman
Tommy Rich pinned Chris Powers with a Thesz Press at 6:50 after avoiding a legdrop off the top; after the match, Lex Luger again appeared to protest any footage airing of he and Pillman from the previous week
Brian Pillman defeated Joe Cazana via disqualification at 2:26 when NWA US Champion Lex Luger appeared in street clothes, briefly spoke to the commentary team, and then rushed Pillman in the ring, with the two men then rolling around on the floor
Tom Zenk defeated Keith Stienborn via submission with the sleeper at 3:45; prior to the bout, Jim Ross spoke with Zenk about the previous brawl between Luger and Pillman and Zenk facing Mike Rotunda at Halloween Havoc
Mike Rotunda pinned the Italian Stallion with the butterfly suplex at 5:04
Steve Williams, Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Rick Connors, Agent Steel, & Gene Ligon at 4:53 when Williams pinned Ligon with the Oklahoma Stampede
Sid Vicious (w/ Teddy Long) defeated Jerry Price & Mark Kyle in a handicap match at the 39-second mark by pinning Kyle with a knee on his chest following the powerbomb
NWA TV Champion the Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Bobby Fulton with a reverse crossbody off the top at 6:19
Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Rusty Riddle & Thad Clark at 3:50 when Rick scored the pin with the belly to belly suplex; during the bout, it was announced Sting would face the Super Destroyer the following Friday on The Power Hour and NWA TV Champion the Great Muta would also appear
Sting defeated Tommy Angel via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at 2:57

11/1/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
11/18/89 - 90-minute episode; featured Jim Ross hosting the show by himself, without co-host Jim Cornette; included footage from the Clash of the Champions of Doom and Rick & Scott Steiner brawling; featured a pre-taped promo by the Steiners regarding their NWA Tag Team Title shot later in the show and facing Doom again; included a pre-taped promo by Woman, with Doom, regarding her feud with the Steiners; featured footage from the previous week of Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey attacking Steve Williams; included footage from the Clash of the Champions' match between Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane and Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace, followed by comments from Cornette, Lane, & Eaton; featured pre-taped comments from Douglas & Ace in which they said they would get revenge on Cornette, Lane, & Eaton; included pre-taped comments from NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin regarding their title defense against the Steiners later in the show; featured footage from the Clash of Pro Wrestling Illustrated's Bill Apter naming NWA World Champion Ric Flair as the Wrestler of the Decade and Sting as the Most Popular Wrestler of the Year; included footage from the Clash of Flair and Sting being attacked at the end of the broadcast; featured pre-taped comments from Kevin Sullivan regarding his association with Doom and Woman and their feud with the Steiners and said he wasn't going to get involved in the war:
The Samoan Swat Team & the Samoan Savage (w/ Sir Oliver Humperdink) defeated Bob Emory, Mike Justice, & Lee Scott at 2:39 when Fatu pinned Scott with the splash off the top
Brian Pillman pinned Lou Taffiloni (Louie Spicolli) at 6:07 with Air Pillman after a bulldog from the middle turnbuckle
Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey (w/ Teddy Long) defeated Bill Ford & Pat Rose at 1:45 when Vicious pinned Ford following a spike powerbomb; prior to the bout, Long cut an insert promo on the beating Vicious & Spivey gave Steve Williams the previous week
Doom #1 (Ron Simmons) (w/ Woman) pinned Jerry Price with a modified clothesline / chokeslam at 2:55
Buzz Sawyer (w/ Gary Hart & the Dragon Master) pinned Trent Knight with a splash off the top at 7:11; throughout the bout, Sawyer repeatedly called out NWA World Champion Ric Flair, Sting, and Ole Anderson (Sawyer's surprise return and debut with Hart)
Kevin Sullivan pinned Tommy Angel at 7:04 with the Tree of Woe and double stomp
Rick & Scott Steiner defeated NWA Tag Team Champions Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin to win the titles at around the 19-minute mark when Rick pinned Hayes after Garvin accidentally hit a kneedrop off the top onto his partner, as Rick had Hayes covered following a powerslam; Hayes & Garvin were recognized as tag team champions until the match aired; during the bout, it was announced Flair would face NWA TV Champion the Great Muta in the following week's main event and that Sting & Brian Pillman would face Jack Victory & Rip Morgan the following night on The Main Event; mid-way through the match, Woman briefly appeared at ringside; after the bout, Tom Zenk, Brian Pillman, Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace came out to celebrate with the new champions; moments later, Jim Ross conducted an in-ring interview with the Steiners regarding their title win

11/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
11/25/89 - 90-minute episode; featured Jim Ross & Kevin Sullivan on commentary; included a promo by Teddy Long regarding Sid Vicious & Danny Spivey being part of the Starrcade "Iron Team" competition; featured a Starrcade update segment, hosted by Gordon Solie, with comments from NWA US Champion Lex Luger; included footage from the previous week of Rick & Scott Steiner winning the NWA Tag Team Titles; featured the announcement Luger would face Brian Pillman the following day on The Main Event; included footage of Luger recently facing Pillman on NWA Worldwide; featured a promo by Luger regarding his recent attacks on Pillman, Sting, and NWA World Champion Ric Flair; included Ross conducting an interview with Flair regarding his match with NWA TV Champion the Great Muta later in the show and facing Luger, Muta, and Sting at Starrcade in the "Iron Man" tournament:
The Samoan Swat Team & the Samoan Savage (w/ Sir Oliver Humperdink) defeated Trent Knight, Mike Ford, & Tim Hughes when Samu pinned Hughes with a headbutt off the top at 3:37; prior to the bout, Humperdink cut an insert promo on his three men and challenged any other three-man team to face them
Rip Morgan & Jack Victory (w/ Lord Littlebrook) defeated Ricky Nelson & Mike Jackson at 4:01 when Morgan pinned Nelson following a double face-first suplex (Littlebrook's debut in Morgan & Victory's corner)
The Road Warriors (w/ Paul Ellering) defeated Terry Bronson & Pablo Crenshaw at around the 1:20 mark when Road Warrior Hawk pinned Bronson following the Doomsday Device; after the bout, Jim Ross conducted an interview with the Warriors & Ellering regarding their upcoming participation in the Starrcade "Iron Team" tournament against Sid Vicious & Danny Spivey, Doom, and NWA Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner
Doom (w/ Woman & Nitron) defeated Brody Chase & Mike Hart following a slingshot / shoulderblock off the top combo
NWA Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Carl Nelson & Randy Barber at 3:24 when Rick pinned Nelson with the belly to belly suplex; prior to the bout, the champions took a young fan from the crowd and let him stand ringside for the bout; during the contest, Rick let the fan smack Nelson in the face with his toy wrestling belt; after the bout, the fan celebrated in the ring with the Steiners; moments later, Ross conducted an interview with the champions regarding their upcoming participation in the Starrcade "Iron Team" competition
Lee Scott & Jason Walker defeated Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane (w/ Jim Cornette) via count-out when Eaton, Lane, & Cornette came out in street clothes and stated they weren't going to bother wrestling Scott & Walker; after the match, Lane cut a promo, letting the other team know they could brag about that win for years before he and Eaton assaulted Scott & Walker in and outside the ring; moments later, Ross conducted an interview with the three, in which Cornette said the fans were the reason the Midnight Express hadn't been successful over the past year, challenged Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace, and then challenged NWA World Champion Ric Flair to face Eaton in a title match the following week on The Main Event
Sting defeated Agent Steel via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at 2:25 following the Stinger Splash
Buzz Sawyer (w/ Gary Hart) pinned Mike Justice with a splash off the top at 4:15; during the bout, it was mentioned Sting had left the building to catch a flight; after the bout, Ross conducted an interview with Sawyer & Hart, in which Sawyer said Terry Funk was a quitter and he would die before he personally quit and Hart said J-Tex served to take the title from Flair and was bigger than Funk
NWA World Champion Ric Flair defeated NWA TV Champion the Great Muta (w/ Gary Hart & the Dragon Master) via disqualification at around the 16-minute mark when the Dragon Master interfered as Muta was caught in the figure-4; during the bout, it was announced Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane would face Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace the following week; after the bout, Flair fought off the Dragon Master and locked him in the figure-4 on the floor until Muta sprayed him in the face with red mist, with Buzz Sawyer then appearing and double teaming Flair; moments later, Muta hit the moonsault and Sawyer counted Flair down for 3

11/28/89; Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
12/9/89 - hosted by Jim Ross & Kevin Sullivan; included comments from Teddy Long who claimed his Skyscrapers would run through the Iron Team Tournament at Starrcade; featured comments from Sting on participating in the Iron Man Tournament; included a flashback to 11/25/89 World Championship Wrestling as NWA TV Champion the Great Muta, Buzz Sawyer, and the Dragon Master triple-teamed and NWA World Champion Ric Flair; featured Jim Ross conducting an in-ring interview with Flair in which the champion asked Gary Hart to come out and promised he wouldn't lay a hand on him if he did; after Hart came out, Muta, Dragon Master, and Sawyer attacked Flair, who was triple-teamed until Arn & Ole Anderson made the save and brawled with Hart's men in and around the ring (Arn Anderson's surprise return after a year absence); included Ross interviewing Flair and the Andersons at ringside, with the group claiming the Four Horsemen were back to turn people inside out and that Hart's group would be put to an end; featured comments from Doom, along with Woman & Nitron, who claimed they would take the Road Warriors apart at Starrcade; included Ross conducting a ringside interview with the Road Warriors, who claimed they would prove to be the Iron Team of the NWA; featured Long offering the Cuban Assassin $350 to take out Norman the following week; included a PPV promo for Starrcade 89; featured Ross conducting a closing interview with Hart's J-Tex Corporation, with Hart vowing the Horsemen would be destroyed:
NWA Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Ned Brady & Gene Ligon at 1:00 when Rick pinned Brady with a belly to belly suplex; prior to the match, a video insert aired with the Steiners claiming they would win the Iron Team Tournament at Starrcade
The Samoan Swat Team (w/ Sir Oliver Humperdink) defeated Rock Hard Rick & Mike Thor at 3:07 when Fatu pinned Thor with the splash off the top
Sting defeated Bob Cook via submission at 3:22 with the Scorpion Deathlock
Stan Lane & Bobby Eaton (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Ricky Nelson & Trent Knight at 2:00 in a 5-Minute Challenge when Eaton pinned Nelson after the Veg-O-Matic; Cornette provided guest commentary for the match; had Nelson & Knight lasted 5 minutes, they would have won $10,000 of Cornette's money
Stan Lane & Bobby Eaton (w/ Jim Cornette) defeated Larry Santo & Paul Drake at 3:01 in a 5-Minute Challenge when Lane pinned Drake after the flapjack; Cornette provided guest commentary for the match; had Santo & Drake lasted 5 minutes, they would have won $10,000 of Cornette's money
Bruce Wayne & Dick Grayson (Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace under masks) defeated Stan Lane & Bobby Eaton (w/ Jim Cornette) at the 14-second mark in a 5-Minute Challenge when Ace pinned Eaton after the Wipeout; due to pre-match stipulations, Douglas & Ace won Cornette's $10,000
Tom Zenk defeated the Galaxian via submission at 5:50 with the sleeper
Kendall Windham pinned Rick Ryder at 4:27 with a bulldog
Doom (w/ Woman & Nitron) defeated the Italian Stallion & the Pro (Mike Awesome) at 5:07 when Ron Simmons pinned the Pro after a clothesline off the middle rope
Shane Douglas & Johnny Ace defeated Pat Rose & Sean Regal at 3:20 when Ace pinned Regal after the Wipeout
NWA TV Champion the Great Muta & Buzz Sawyer (w/ Gary Hart & the Dragon Master) defeated Mike Hart & Rick Fargo at 4:31 when Sawyer pinned Hart with the splash off the top
Mike Rotunda pinned Tommy Rich at 11:35 with a roll up and holding the top rope for leverage, with referee Mike Atkins making the count several minutes after Rich took out referee Tommy Young by throwing him into the ropes; at the 9-minute mark, most of the lights in Center Stage went out and the match continued with minimal lighting; Young sustained a creer-ending injury during the match
NWA US Champion Lex Luger pinned William Bell at the 28-second mark with a clothesline

Atlanta, GA; Center Stage Theatre
12/16/89 - featured an opening clip recapping Arn Anderson's surprise return the previous week; included Jim Ross & Kevin Sullivan on commentary; featured Ross conducting an interview with the Road Warriors and NWA Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner regarding their upcoming 8-man tag team matches against Doom and Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey; included a promo by Gary Hart, alongside Buzz Sawyer, regarding the return of Arn & Ole Anderson; featured a promo by Tommy Rich regarding his loss to Mike Rotunda the previous week, during which he challenged Rotunda to a rematch for the following week:
Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin defeated Mike Thor & Lee Scott at 3:17 when both men gained pinfalls following simultaneous DDTs; prior to the bout, Hayes & Garvin cut an insert promo complaining about not getting a rematch with NWA Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner and being left off the card for Starrcade Sting defeated Joe Cruz via submission with the Scorpion Deathlock at 3:05 following the Stinger Splash; during the bout, it was noted Tommy Young suffered a concussion during the previous week's show but was back in action
NWA TV Champion the Great Muta, Buzz Sawyer, & the Dragon Master (w/ Gary Hart) defeated Agent Steel, Rock Hard Rick, & Bill Ford at 5:23 when Sawyer pinned Steel with the splash off the top
NWA Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Cactus Jack & Rick Fargo at 4:53 when Scott pinned Fargo following the Frankensteiner; prior to the bout, the Steiners let two young fans sit on the ring steps and hold the title belts for the match; after the bout, Fargo and Cactus began fighting, with Cactus throwing Fargo to the floor and hitting an elbow drop from the apron to the concrete (Jack's debut)
Kendall Windham pinned Trent Knight at 2:31 with a bulldog; during the bout, Windham cut an insert promo in which he spoke about his return to the NWA and wanting championship gold
Arn & Ole Anderson defeated Pat Rose & the Galaxian at 5:22 when Rose submitted to Ole's armbar; the Anderson's came out to NWA World Champion Ric Flair's theme; prior to the bout, Gary Hart appeared ringside and gave Rose a pair of pliers, which Rose used to hit Arn; after the match, Jim Ross conducted a ringside interview with the Andersons and Flair
Jack Victory & Rip Morgan (w/ Lord Littlebrook) defeated Paul Drake & Larry Santo at 3:20 when Victory pinned Drake following the double front suplex; after the bout, Littlebrook repeatedly kicked Drake

12/10/89; Greensboro, NC; Coliseum
12/23/89:
Bobby Eaton & Stan Lane defeated Bobby & Jackie Fulton
Ole & Arn Anderson vs. Sgt. Buddy Lee Parker & Lt. James Earl Wright
Doom vs. Rick Ryder & Paul Drake
Tommy Rich fought Mike Rotunda to a no contest
Kendall Windham vs. Lee Scott
The Terminator vs. Agent Steel
Eddie Gilbert & Ranger Ross vs. the Galaxians
Rip Morgan & Jack Victory vs. Sean Royal & Mike Thor
Sting defeated NWA US Champion Lex Luger via disqualification at 12:06 when the champion blocked a Stinger Splash by holding up a steel chair; after the bout, Luger shoved away the referee, with NWA World Champion Ric Flair then coming out and attacking Luger; moments later, Buzz Sawyer, NWA TV Champion the Great Muta, and the Dragon Master attacked Flair and Sting, with Ole & Arn Anderson then coming out to make the save as Luger ran backstage
Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk vs. Bob Cook & Ned Brady

12/10/89; Greensboro, NC; Coliseum
12/30/89:
Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk defeated Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin via disqualification
Buzz Sawyer vs. Larry Santo
Norman vs. Mike Thor
Arn Anderson vs. Bob Cook
The Wild Samoans vs. Brodie Chase & Mike Hart
Stan Lane vs. Shane Douglas
Tommy Rich & Ranger Ross vs. Cactus Jack & Ned Brady
NWA Tag Team Champions Rick & Scott Steiner vs. Rick Fargo & Bill Ford
Sting defeated the Dragon Master

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