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Results for NWA Southeastern Championship Wrestling. This project is attempting to compile all known results for the old NWA Southeastern - Continental pro wrestling promotion. This is an on-going project with TV shows and results continually being added. This focuses on the southern end of the promotion known among wrestlers as the "Pensacola" or "Alabama" territory. The promotion was owned by Ron Fuller and later David Woods. View Results
Southeastern Wrestling playlist - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLlbVEh9T6N0ZFAlTk57sT5EDO2lU-jFpB
(07-22-2017) (Zones: Wrestling With the Dawg) On the 28th installment of Wrestling With the Dawg the Dirty Dawg Darsie is joined by Fearon Derry of Pro Wrestling Weekly to discuss the Legend vs. Icon match that main vented WWE SummerSlam 2005, Hulk Hogan vs. Shawn Michaels! They talked about the Super Kick Outta Nowhere, the "Larry King Live" spoof, adding Bret Hart's name to the feud, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast
Champions at Heart is back with episode 4 taking a look at pro wrestling during the 1980s and the big boom period of Hulkamania and the wrestling territories. Champions at Heart is a great round table wrestling discussion and this episode is a cool look back at an amazing era and much more! Champions at Heart 04
Wrestling With the Dawg - Episode 027 - Shawn Michaels vs. Marty Jannetty - WWF Intercontinental Championship - July 19th, 1993 -WWF Monday Night Raw
(07-14-2017) On the 27th installment of Wrestling With the Dawg, Joe Drilling of What a Maneuver joins the Dirty Dawg Darsie to discuss the July 19th, 1993 match between WWF Intercontinental Champion Shawn Michaels and Marty Jannetty! They discuss their feud, what their careers would have looked like if Jannetty didn't have his drug issues, thoughts on the Rockers as a tag team, Gorilla Monsoon's opinion of how Shawn Michaels won back the Intercontinental strap, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg 27
(07-12-2017) Karl Stern returns with a new mailbag episode of the Old Time Wrestling Hour Podcast talking, among other items, Lou Thesz and his biased roll in the history of pro wrestling, his loyalty to Ed "Strangler" Lewis, his omission of Jim Londos and John Pesek, and the later career of Adrian Street and his amazing gimmick, and more. Patreon's can contribute questions to the mailbag at email@example.com. Take a listen to the new show! DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour 13
Wrestling With the Dawg - pisode 026 - Al Snow vs. the Big Bossman - Kennel from Hell - WWF Hardcore Championship - WWF Unforgiven 1999
(07-08-2017) (Zones: Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast) On the 26th installment of Wrestling With the Dawg, Eric Allen from What a Maneuver joins the Dirty Dawg Darsie to discuss the first...and last...Kennel from Hell match from WWF Unforgiven 1999 between WWF Hardcore Champion Al Snow and challenger Big Bossman! They talk about Bossman's time in WCW and WWF during the Monday Night Wars, a fans perspective live in attendance watching the Kennel from Hell match, what the Bossman would be up to after this feud, Jeff Jarrett, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast
Champions at Heart is back with episode 3 taking a look at pro wrestling from the 1950's through the 1970's, the rise of television and the regional booking offices and much more! Champions at Heart 03
Wrestling With the Dawg - Episode 025 - Chris Jericho vs. Triple H - WWF Championship - April 17, 2000 - WWF Monday Night Raw
(07-01-2017) (Zones: Wrestling With the Dawg) On the twenty-fifth installment of Wrestling With the Dawg the Dirty Dawg Darsie is joined by Joe Drilling of What a Maneuver to talk a match that's been stricken from the record books and Agent Mulder helped locate...Chris Jericho vs. Triple H from WWF Monday Night Raw on April 17th, 2000. They talk about if Chris Jericho should have kept the WWF Championship, Mike Awesome and his misuse in WCW, the Ready to Rumble movie, the reboot of WCW, and so much more~! Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast
Hulk Hogan Career Research Project - An detailed look into the early career and first matches of the legendary Hulk Hogan.
(06-29-2017) This is a detailed research project I did several years ago with the aid of multiple wrestling historians to try and chronicle an accurate early career record of Hulk Hogan. When did he really start wrestling? Did he wrestle under a mask? When was he Terry Boulder? Sterling Golden? Read more.
Wrestling With the Dawg - Episode 024 - Terry Funk vs. Chris Candido - WCW Hardcore Championship - May 31st, 2000 - WCW Thunder
On the TWENTY FOURTH installment of Wrestling With the Dawg, the Dirty Dawg Darsie is joined by RD Reynolds of WrestleCrap.com to discuss the horse kick heard around the world - Terry Funk defending his WCW Hardcore title against Chris Candido on the May 31st, 2000 edition of WCW Thunder! The guys talk about unsafe working environments wrestling next to a live animal, Bobby Heenen's one-liners, Tony Schiavone not caring at his job, WCW hot potatoing the World Heavyweight Championship, Scott Steiner, the conspiracy between the horse that kicked Funk and Eric Bischoff, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg 24
(06-19-2017) The cast of Champions at Heart have another great round table discussion about the early cons and crimes of carnival era wrestling and talk in detail about the popularity of Frank Gotch and wrestling into the era of Strangler Lewis and Jim Londos. Champions at Heart 02
Wrestling With the Dawg - Episode 023 - John "Bradshaw" Layfield vs. John Cena - I Quit match for the WWE Championship - WWE Judgment Day 2005
(06-16-2017) On the TWENTY THIRD installment of WRESTLING WITH THE DAWG the Dirty Dawg Darsie is joined by his older brother Dave once again to talk John "Bradshaw" Layfield challenging WWE Champion John Cena at WWE Judgment Day 2005 in a I Quit match in Minneapolis! They talk about the rise of Cena and Batista, the changes in JBL's character that made Dave not like him, the 2005 WWE draft, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg 23
(06-10-2017) On the TWENTY SECOND installment of WRESTLING WITH THE DAWG Mike Sempervive from WrestlingObserver.com joins the Dirty Dawg Darsie to discuss Ric Flair vs. Vader from WCW Starrcade 1993 - Career vs. Title! They discuss Ric Flair's feud with Harley Race, Sid vs. Arn, what WCW would have looked like if Sid won the WCW title at Starrcade 1993, comparing Vader to Brock Lesnar, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg 22
(06-05-2017) We welcome a new FREE podcast to our website with Bryan Rose and his round table of guests discussing pro wrestling on Champions at Heart! The first episode (hosted on the Patreon feed but FREE for everyone) talks failed wrestling pushes including Dick Hutton, Lex Luger, Mabel, Ronnie Garvin, and much more! Champions at Heart 01
(05-31-2017) On this episode of the DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour Podcast, host Karl Stern takes a look back at the history of the AWA World heavyweight championship. How many times was Verne Gange champion? How and why did the AWA split away from the NWA? What about forgotten world champions like Mr. M, Dr. X, and Fritz Von Erich? DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour Episode 12
Wrestling With the Dawg Episode 021 - Triple H vs. Chris Jericho vs. Stephanie McMahon - Undisputed WWF Championship - March 25th, 2002 - WWF Monday Night Raw
(05-31-2017) On the TWENTY FIRST installment of WRESTLING WITH THE DAWG the Dirty Dawg Darsie flies solo once again and reviews Triple H defending the Undisputed WWF Championship against Chris Jericho and Stephanie McMahon in a triple threat match on the March 25th, 2002 edition of WWF Monday Night Raw! The Dawg discusses Triple H's return, Chris Jericho unifying the WWF and WCW titles, the Invasion storyline, nWo bring brought into the Federation, the first draft, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg 21
(05-27-2017) On the TWENTIETH installment of WRESTLING WITH THE DAWG the Dirty Dawg Darsie is joined by his older brother Dave to discuss the Big Show defending the ECW World Heavyweight Championship against Batista on the August 1st, 2006 edition of ECW on Sci Fi! They also discuss ECW's influence on the business in the Attitude Era, ECW as a third brand in WWE, the impact TNA had on the Dawg in 2006, Kurt Angle in ECW, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg 20
(05-19-2017) (Zones: Wrestling With the Dawg) On the NINETEENTH installment of WRESTLING WITH THE DAWG the Dirty Dawg Darsie rides solo as he discusses Diesel defending the World Wrestling Federation Championship against Sycho Sid at WWF In Your House 1! The Dawg breaks down his thoughts on the In Your House concept and compares it to the WWE brand specific WWE Network specials in 2017, shares his memories of Sid turning on Shawn Michaels the night after WWF WrestleMania XI, the Million Dollar Corporation, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg 19
(05-15-2017) (Zones: DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour) On this edition of the DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour, host Karl Stern talks about the recent Continental Wrestling reunion held in Dothan, AL with appearances by Ron Fuller, Robert Fuller, Jerry Stubbs, Lord Humongous, Arn Anderson, Dutch Mantell, Wendell Cooley, Frankie Lancaster, and more. Also, Karl looks at a listener email about Andy Kaufman. DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour 11
Wrestling With the Dawg - Episode 018 - CM Punk vs. John Cena - #1 Contenders match - February 25th, 2013 - WWE Monday Night Raw
(05-13-2017) (Zones: Wrestling With the Dawg) On the eighteenth installment of WRESTLING WITH THE DAWG, Fearon Derry of Pro Wrestling Weekly joins the Dirty Dawg Darsie to discuss the CM Punk vs. John Cena match from WWE Monday Night Raw from February 25th, 2013, where the winner challenges the Rock for the WWE Championship at WrestleMania 29! They talk about how CM Punk and John Cena change the definition of heroes and villains in pro wrestling, the Rock's involvement in the WWE during this time, CM Punk's 434 day WWE title reign, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast
Wrestling With the Dawg - Episode 017 - Ric Flair vs. Mr. Perfect - Loser Leaves Town - January 25th, 1993 - WWF Monday Night Raw
(05-05-2017) (Zones: Wrestling With the Dawg) On the seventeenth episode of WRESTLING WITH THE DAWG the Dirty Dawg Darsie is joined by Joe Drilling of What a Maneuver to discuss Mr. Perfect vs. Ric Flair in a Loser Leaves Town match on the January 25th, 1993 edition of WWF Monday Night Raw! They discuss why Hulk Hogan vs. Ric Flair never happened in Flair's WWF run, re-booked Flair's run up north, talking about the Repo Man, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast
(04-29-2017) (Zones: Wrestling With the Dawg) On the sweet sixteenth episode of WRESTLING WITH THE DAWG Mr. Beverly Hills from Main Event Status Radio joins the Dirty Dawg Darsie to discuss the Steiner Brothers vs. the Nasty Boys for the NWA United States Tag Team Championship from WCW Halloween Havoc 1990! The guys discuss Turner Home Entertainment cutting down pay-per-views to fit on a two hour video tape, wrestlers using pop music for theme songs, Scott Steiner being huge in 1990, this being the best Nasty Boys match, and so much more! Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast
DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour - Episode 10 - Did Billy Spears Really Try to Have Austin Idol Killed? Also, an Alternative Viewpoint to Jim Cornette, Dave Meltzer, and Others.
(04-27-2017) (Zones: DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour Podcast) This is a BIG episode. First of all, we look at Austin Idol's recent claim that manager Billy Spears tried to have him killed by hiring a hit man. Does his claim stack up against reality? I've talked to a couple people there at the time and it's a very interesting story. After that I talk about listening to people like Jim Cornette talk about wrestling recently and I have some thoughts that a lot of listeners might not agree with. DragonKingKarl Old Time Wrestling Hour Podcast Episode 10
Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast - Episode 015 - Diamond Dallas Page vs. "Macho Man" Randy Savage - Falls Count Anywhere - WCW Great American Bash 1997
(04-21-2017) (Zones: Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast) On the fifteenth episode of WRESTLING WITH THE DAWG Eric Allen from What a Maneuver joins the Dirty Dawg Darsie once again to discuss the Diamond Dallas Page vs. Randy "Macho Man" Savage from WCW Great American Bash 1997! They also discuss the feud leading up to the match and where they went afterwards, what was going on WWF Monday Night Raw the next night, if WCW would of went with DDP challenging and beating Hollywood Hogan for the WCW title that summer, and so much more~! Wrestling With the Dawg Podcast
(04-07-2017) (Zones: Wrestling) Karl Stern takes a look at the colorful and high flying history of lucha libre Mexican wrestling featuring such stars as El Santo, Blue Demon, Mil Mascaras, Rey Misterio, Canek, and more. Article features pictures, video, and free audio downloads. Read More.
NWA Southeastern Championship Wrestling (SECW) Television - Episode 1
The first episode of NWA Southeastern Championship Wrestling television took place on Saturday October 18, 1980.
- Written review of show number one- click here.
Host Charlie Platt... Bob Armstrong defeated The Superstar (Ray Harris)... Tony Charles music video... Interview with Bob Armstrong... Eddie Mansfield defeated Reggie Simpson... Mongolian Stomper hype video... Bob Armstrong promo... Charlie Cook & Ricky Gibson defeated Big C I & II (Don Carson & Dennis Condrey) (NWA Southeastern tag team champions) in a non-title match... Charlie Cook promo... Ron Fuller promo... Eddie Mansfield promo... (Referee: Bill Sorenson) (01)
New Southeastern Wrestling Footage Found 1983
While going through some tape I found some new footage from the August 6, 1983 & September 3, 1983 NWA Southeastern Championship Wrestling TV show and remixed the tape and uploaded accordingly. This has a new match - Ken Lucas & Eddie Hogan (Ed "Brutus Beefcake" Leslie) verses Chick Donovan & Randy Barber and an interview with Buck Robley watching video tape of a match he had against Man Mountain Harris (Black Bart) with a run in by the Midnight Express and the Midnight Stallion (Mongolian Stomper), interviews with Ric Flair (including a local TV news report interview), and more. Also the Midnight Express version featuring Randy Rose & Ron Starr & Norvell Austin.
(01-16-2017) Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka died yesterday at the age of 73. Some things need to be said. Read More.
(12-10-2016) DragonKingKarl (Karl Stern) was the guest on Bryan Alvarez's Figure Four Daily podcast today to talk about the Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame including the inclusion of Col. James H. McLaughlin, Sting, Daniel Bryan, and Gene Okerlund. A fun discussion with Bryan about a variety of topics and people. Check it Out.
Read Karl Stern's Research on New Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame Inductee Col. James H. McLaughlin
($5 and higher level Patreons) (12-01-2016) Karl Stern was credited in the biography of Col. James H. McLaughlin's Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame issue. Now you can read Karl's research into the pioneer era wrestling legend. $5 and up Patreons get this article plus much more. Check it out.
Here is a .pdf of McLaughlin vs. Moth 1887- Check it out.
(Silver and higher level Patreons) (11-29-2016) Karl Stern presents a 6 part audio series covering the entire year of 1983 in NWA Southeastern Championship Wrestling which featured heel Bob Armstrong, Ron Fuller, The Flame, Mongolian Stomper, The Midnight Express, Mr. Olympia, Frank Savage, Man Mountain Harris / El Lobo (Black Bart), Ken Lucas, Buck Robley, and much more (You also get a ZIP file of all the posters from that years Boutwell shows). Only for Gold & Silver level Patreons.
(11-26-2016) Karl Stern presents the original 8 part - 8 hour History of Pro Wrestling Audio Documentary available to Patreon supporters of the $10 or higher level. Check it Out
(10-14-2016) Karl Stern reviews the new book by Fred Esposito: I'm a Mark - Dreams and Destiny of a Wrestling Fan. Read More.
(10-11-2016) Karl Stern takes a look at the Wrestling Observer Newsletter Hall of Fame ballot for 2016 and let's you get familiar with the nominees and the process. Read More.
(09-23-2016) Karl Stern writes about lucha libre and Mexican movie legend El Santo who would have turned 99 years old today. Read More.
(11-05-2012) Karl Stern reviews 8 time NWA World champion Harley Race action figure from the old Jakks Pacific WWF / WWE toy line. This is from Karl's personal collection complete with replica NWA Domed Globe World title belt. This is the first action figure review ever done by Karl on YouTube for the old DragonKingKarl Website. Link- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfcHDjvPcOY