Ultimate History of Pro Wrestling - A Time Line of Every Major Event in Pro Wrestling History - 1994

By: Karl Stern (@wiwcool)

1994

01-04-1994: New Japan Pro Wrestling (NJPW) holds Battlefield at the Tokyo Egg Dome in front of a reported 62,000 fans. Results: Heisei Ishingun (Kengo Kimura & Kuniaki Kobayashi & Michiyoshi Ohara & Shiro Koshinaka & Great Kabuki) defeated El Samurai & Manabu Nakanishi & Osamu Kido & Satoshi Kojima & Yuji Nagata… JJ Jacks (Akira Nogami & Takayuki Iizuka) defeated Heisei Ishingun (Akitoshi Saito & Masahi Aoyagi)… Brutus Beefcake defeated Black Cat (Victor Mar Manuel)… Super Strong Machine defeated Tatsutoshi Goto… Jushin Thunder Liger defeated Tiger Mask (Koji Kanemoto)… IWGP World tag team titles: Hell Raisers (Hawk & Power Warrior) defeated Jurassic Powers (Scott Norton & Hercules Hernandez)… Rick & Scott Steiner defeated Hiroshi Hase & Keiji Muto… Hulk Hogan defeated Tatsumi Fujinami… Riki Choshu defeated Yoshiaki Fujiwara… IWGP World heavyweight title: Shinya Hashimoto defeated Masahiro Chono… Genichiro Tenryu defeated Antonio Inoki. Genichiro Tenryu becomes the first Japanese wrestler to pin both Giant Baba and Antonio Inoki during his career.

11-20-1994: All Japan Women (AJW) Doumu Chou Jo Taisen (Female Dream Battle) takes place at the Tokyo Egg Dome in front of a reported 42,500 people. Results: Bomber Hikari & Chaparita Asari defeated Hiromi Sugo & Hiormi Yagi… Great Little Muta & Buta Genjin defeated Tomezo Tsunokake… AJW Junior championship: Candy Okutsu defeated Rie Tamada… Suzuka Minami defeated KAORU… Mixed Martial Arts Match: Kumiko Maekawa defeated Sugar Miyuki… Amateur Wrestling Match: Doris Blind defeated Kyoko Hamaguchi… Amateur Wrestling Match: Miyu Yamamoto defeated Anna Gomez… Wrestling vs. Boxing: Fumiko Ishimoto defeated Kaoru Ito… Chigusa Nagayo defeated Reggie Bennett… Mikiko Futagami & Shinobu Kandori defeated Tomoko Watanabe & Toshio Yamada… UWA Women’s tag team championship: Las Cacchoras Orientales (Etsuko Mita & Mima Shimoda) defeated Michiko Nagashima & Yasha Kurenai… Bison Kimura & Jaguar Yokota defeated Lioness Asuka & Yumi Ogura… Blizzard Yuki defeated Markio Yoshida… VTOP Tournament: Combat Toyoda defeated Yumiko Hotta… Akira Hokuto defeated Eagle Sawai… Aja Kong defeated Manami Toyota… Dynamite Kansai defeated Kyoko Inoue… Akira Hokyuto defeated Combat Toyota… Aja Kong defeated Dynamite Kansai… Akira Hokuto defeated Aja Kong to win the VTOP tournament… Hikari Fukuoka & Megumi Kudo defeated Cutie Suzuki & Takako Inoue… Great Sasuke & SATO & Shiryu defeated Gran Naniwa & Jinsei Shinzaki & Super Delfin… WWF Women’s championship: Bull Nakano defeated Alundra Blayze.

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