Daily pro wrestling history (1/22): Sting/Lex Luger win the WCW World Tag Team Titles


Hollywood, California:
– Danny McShain defeated Dick Trout to win the World Light Heavyweight Title 


Minneapolis, Minnesota:
– Reggie and Stan Lisowski defeated Herb and Seymour Freeman for the Minneapolis NWA World Tag Team Titles

Kansas City, Kansas:
– Dick Hutton beat Bob Ellis by countout in 2 out of 3 falls
– Lee Henning and Bill Longson beat Bobby Bruns and Joe Hamilton
– Rip Hawk defeated Lou Klein 
– The Mighty Atlas beat Joe Costello 


St. Joseph, Missouri:
– Lee Henning defeated Bob Ellis to win the NWA Central States Heavyweight Title


Vancouver, British Columbia:
– Gene Kiniski and Killer Kowalski defeated Roy McClarty and Whipper Billy Watson for the Vancouver NWA Pacific Coast Tag Team Titles


Chicago, Illinois:
– Johnny Valentine no contest Dick the Bruiser
– AWA Champion Mad Dog Vachon beat Wilbur Snyder by countout
– Verne Gagne beat Moose Cholak
– AWA Tag Team Champions Larry Hennig & Harley Race beat Angelo Poffo & Bobby Managoff
– Dale Lewis drew Guy Mitchell


St. Paul, Minnesota:
– No dq Match, Referee Jim Raschke: AWA Champion Mad Dog Vachon beat Killer Kowalski 
– Larry Hennig beat The Alaskan dq 
– Harley Race beat Doug Gilbert
– Reg Parks beat Kenny Yates 


Chattanooga, Tennessee:
– The Spoilers defeated Ron and Don Wright for the NWA Tennessee Tag Team Titles

Syndey, Australia:
– The Texas Outlaws (Dick Murdock & Dusty Rhodes) defeated Mario Milano & Mark Lewin to win the IWA tag title


Tampa, Florida:
– Jos & Paul LeDuc & Louie Tillet defeated Mad Dog & Stan Vachon & Bob Orton 
– One Fall To A Finish: Paul Jones defeated Dick Slater 
– Florida Title: Buddy Colt defeated Mike Graham by dq to retain title
– Southern Title: Dusty Rhodes defeated Tex McKenzie to retain title


Lubbock, Texas:
– Dick Murdoch defeated Blackjack Mulligan to win the Amarillo NWA International Heavyweight Title 

Miami, Florida:
– Dusty Rhodes & Mike Graham defeated Terry Funk & Bob Roop 
– Lou Thesz no contest “Cowboy” Bill Watts 
– Lumberjack Match: Dick Slater (sub for Mongolian Stomper) defeated Jos LeDuc 
– Judo Jacket Match: Hiro Matsuda defeated Prof. Toru Tanaka 


Kansas City, Kansas:
– Akio Sato fought Rick McGraw to a draw
– Ripper Collins defeated Bob Geigel
– Ron Bass & Dutch Mantell defeated Mike George & Ray Candy
– Jerry Oates & Ted Oates defeated Bob Brown & Ed Wiskoski


Detroit, Michigan:
– Gino Hernandez beat Bulldog Kent
– The Sheik and Abdullah the Butcher beat Dick The Bruiser and Tony Marino
– Dusty Rhodes beat Spoiler # 2
– New Fabulous Kangaroos beat Lou Klein and Dominic DeNucci
– Charlie Cook beat Denny Albert
– Ray Candy beat Traitor Hampton


Niraskai, Japan:
– Jumbo Tsuruta won the NWA United National Heavyweight Title from Abdullah the Butcher 

Atlanta, Georgia:
– Bobby Eaton defeated Steve O for the NWA National Television Title


Columbus, Georgia:
– The Masked Superstar and Super Destroyer (Scott Irwin) defeated Bob and Brad Armstrong for the NWA National Tag Team Titles


Toronto, Ontario, Canada:
– Angelo Mosca defeated Sgt. Slaughter to win the Toronto NWA Canadian Heavyweight Title

Orlando, Florida:
– Kendo Nagasaki (Kazuo Sakurada) defeated Mike Rotundo to win the NWA Florida Heavyweight Title 


AWA/NWA Star Wars: Baltimore, Maryland: 
– Bob Backlund & Sgt Slaughter won a 12 team battle royal
– Tommy Rich & Sgt Slaughter beat Scott Irwin & Bill Irwin
– Bob Backlund beat Masked Superstar dq
– Ole Anderson & Thunderbolt Patterson beat AWA Tag Team Champions Road Warriors dq
– Ronnie Garvin beat Bob Roop
– Ron Ritchie beat Rip Rogers


Dallas, Texas:
– Alex Porteau defeated Mike Dahl to win the Global Wrestling Federation Light Heavywieght Title 


Royal Rumble: Providence, Rhode Island
– WWF Tag Team Champions The Quebecers (Jacques and Pierre) defeated Bret and Owen Hart to retain the titles
– WWF Champion Yokozuna defeated The Undertaker in a Casket match to retain the title
– Bret Hart and Lex Luger co-won the Royal Rumble match

Portland, Oregon:
– Bruiser Brian defeated Colonel DeBeers for the Championship Wrestling USA Television Title 


Royal Rumble: Tampa, Florida:
– Jeff Jarrett won the WWF Intercontinental Title from Razor Ramon 
– Shawn Michaels won the Royal Rumble
– In a tournament final, Bob Holly and The 1-2-3 Kid defeated Bam Bam Bigelow and Tatanka to win the vacant WWF Tag Team Titles


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Las Vegas, Nevada:
– Sting and Lex Luger won the WCW World Tag Team Title by defeating Harlem Heat 
– Randy Savage won the WCW World Title from Ric Flair


Tokyo, Japan:
– Toshiaki Kawada defeated Mitsuharu Misawa to win the AJPW Triple Crown Title 


Nashville, Tennessee:
– A.J. Styles pinned Larry Zbyszko
– David Flair and Mike Sanders defeated Ron Killings and Jerry Lynn
– Triple X (Low Ki and Elix Skipper) defeated NWA World Tag Team Champions America’s Most Wanted (Chris Harris and James Storm)to win the titles


Seoul, South Korea:
– Buff Bagwell and Dusty Rhodes defeated Rikki Nelson and Terry Taylor to win the vacant NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag Team Title 


Tokyo, Japan:
– Jun Akiyama defeated Akira Taue to win the NOAH GHC Heavyweight Title 

Tokyo, Japan:
– Shinjiro Otani defeated Steve Corino to win the AWA title


Tokyo, Japan:
– Takeshi Morashima defeated Go Shiozaki in Osaka to win the GHC title
– Jun Akiyama & Akitoshi Saito beat Giant Bernard & Karl Anderson to win the GHC tag team titles