Titans of Wrestling #15: Portland 1980 – 1981


Join us as the Titans journey to the wilds of the Pacific Northwest for another look at Portland Wrestling, this time from 1980/81. Kelly assumes the hosting seat, and he is joined by Lead Anaylst Pete and young superstar Martin (Superstar Sleeze, aka “Marty Sleeze”) for a fun and insightful exploration of what was once one of the most exciting territories in the NWA.

On the docket tonight:

4-26-80 Buddy Rose vs Rick Martel

6-14-80 Battle Royal

8-2-80 Roddy Piper & Rick Martel vs Buddy Rose & Ed Wiskowski

8-9-80 Buddy Rose vs Rick Martel No DQ

8-16-80 Roddy Piper vs Igor Volkoff

5-1-81 Buddy Rose vs Jay Youngblood

Also on tonight’s show:

-Rick Martel: Drawing the ladies to the Portland Sports Arena

-“Dandy” Sandy Barr -Opinions on Frank Bonnema as an announcer

-A celebration of the greatness of the Buddy Rose vs Rick Martel series

– A show-ending discussion on 1980 Portland vs 1980 WWF

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