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This Day In Wrestling History – July 30th‏



Events

In 2000, New Japan Pro Wrestling held an untitled PPV in Yokohama, Japan

– Junji Hirata defeats Kenzo Suzuki
– Takashi Iizuka defeats Shinjiro Ohtani
– Yuji Nagata & Kensuke Sasaki defeat Yutaka Yoshie & Manabu Nakanishi
– Riki Choshu defeats Atsushi Onita by TKO in a No-Rope Explosive Barbed Wire Death Match

Title Changes

1968 – Kintaro Ohki & Michiaki Yoshimura defeat Klondike Bill & Skull Murphy to win the JWA All Asia Tag Team Titles

1987 – Mighty Inoue & Takashi Ishikawa defeat Masanobu Kurisu & Isamu Teranishi in the final of a tournament to win the vacant AJPW All Asia Tag Team Titles

2001 – on Raw, Booker T defeats Kurt Angle to win the WCW World Title. Also, X-Pac defeats Billy Kidman to unify the WWF Light Heavyweight Title and the WCW Cruiserweight Title

Birthdays

As far as I’m aware, there are no significant birthdays today

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  1. MulkeyMania says:

    1961 – 2nd Generation luchador El Brazo is born (52)

    1983 – Joshi star Tsukasa Fujimoto is born (30)

    2008 – 2nd Generation NWA & EMLL star Alfonso Dantes passes away at age 65.

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