Titans of Wrestling #57: WWF June to July 1982

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The Titans reunite to see in the New Year and watch some WWF from the summer of 1982.

On the docket:

06-05 BOB BACKLUND vs JIMMY SNUKA WWF TITLE MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
06-82 STRONGBOWS PROMO WWF TV
06-05 STRONGBOWS vs ADONIS/VENTURA MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
06-82 BLACKJACK MULLIGAN, ANDRE THE GIANT PROMO S WWF TV
06-05 ANDRE THE GIANT vs BLACKJACK MULLIGAN MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
06-12 BUDDY ROSE vs BARRY HART WWF TV
06-82 LOU ALBANO/JIMMY SNUKA PROMO WWF TV
06-28 BOB BACKLUND vs JIMMY SNUKA WWF TITLE/CAGE MATCH MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
06-28 FUJI/SAITO vs STRONGBOWS TAG TITLE MADISON SQUARE GARDEN
07-82 GCW: BACKLUND/FLAIR PROMOS AUDIO NOT IN SYNC GEORGIA CHAMP. WRESTLING
07-17 PEDRO MORALES vs MR SAITO WWF TV
07-24 FUJI/SAITO vs STRONGBOWS TAG TITLE WWF TV
07-31 FUJI/SAITO vs STRONGBOWS TAG TITLE PHILADELPHIA SPECTRUM

Highlights include:

– Enter Jules Strongbow … (and did he get paid more that Johnny Rodz?)
– Ideas for Ivan Putski’s Polish gimmick
– The strange and sinister domestic life of The Fabulous Moolah
– Ric Flair! Gordon Solie! Our boy Backlund heads down south for a promo
– Who are your favourite jobbers?

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