Clash Of The Champions X: Texas Shootout
February 6, 1990
Corpus Christi, Texas
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Transcription by Josh Lopez
First Match: Dr. Death Steve Williams vs. Samoan Savage w/Big Kahuna
Williams attacks Savage before the bell rings. Williams clotheslines Savage. Savage is trying to regain his composure on the outside. Williams delivers a series of left jabs to Savage. Williams connects with a bodyslam. Williams follows that with a running shoulder tackle. Williams starts running through Savage in the center of the ring. Savage explodes out of the corner with a running lariat. Savage sends Williams out of the ring. Kahuna is choking Williams behind the referee’s back.
Savage repeatedly stomps on Williams back. Savage and Williams are trading back and forth shots. Following a snap mare takeover, Savage is applying pressure to the neck of Williams. Williams gets back to a vertical base. Williams drops Savage with a shoulder tackle. Savage responds with a PowerSlam for a two count. Williams creates distance with multiple back elbow strikes. Williams goes for a elbow drop, but Savage ducks out of the way. Savage with the lateral press for a two count.
Savage applies a rear chin lock. Williams stomps on Savage foot. The action spills to the outside. Savage with a Top Rope Snap Mare TakeOver to Williams. Savage follows that with the Side Walk Slam. Savage goes for the Diving HeadButt, but Williams ducks out of the way. Williams decks Savage with a Mule Kick. Williams connects with the Military Press Slam. Williams dropkicks Savage. Savage kicks Williams in the gut. Savage goes for the Hip Toss, but Williams counters with a backslide cover to pickup the victory.
Winner: Dr. Death Steve Williams via Pinfall
The Four Horsemen & Sting In-Ring Segment:
Second Match: Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk vs. The MOD Squad
Pillman and Spike will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Spike applies a hammer lock. Pillman reverses the hold. Following a snap mare takeover, Pillman applies a side headlock. Pillman with a Leaping Knee Drop for a two count. Spike drives his knee to the midsection of Pillman. Pillman dives over Spike. Pillman connects with a hip toss. Pillman follows that with a dropkick. Pillman with an arm-drag takedown to Spike. Pillman tags in Zenk. Zenk with a Flying Double Axe Handle Strike. Zenk applies a top wrist lock. Spike tags in Basher. Zen with a Quick Arm-Drag TakeOver to Basher. Basher backs Zenk into the ropes. Basher drops Zenk with a shoulder tackle. Zenk leapfrogs over Basher. Zenk sends Basher to the other side of the ring.
Basher applies a side headlock. Zenk tags in Pillman. Pillman lands a knife edge chop. Pillman and Zenk are double teaming Basher. Zenk with an Savate Kick for a two count. Pillman with a Double Clothesline to MOD Squad. Basher tags in Spike. Back to the Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Spike punches Pillman. Pillman responds with a Back Body Drop. Pillman is lighting up Spike’s chest in the corner. Spike decks Pillman with a Spinning FaceBuster.
Basher with a Flying Crossbody Block. MOD Squad are cutting the ring in half. Spike bounces Pillman’s head on the top turnbuckle. Pillman is trying to negate the tandem offense from MOD Squad. Basher clotheslines Pillman for a two count as Zenk breaks up the pin attempt. MOD Squad with a PopUp GutBuster for a two count. Spike kicks Pillman in the gut. Basher with the lateral press for a two count. Basher applies a reverse chin lock.
Pillman gets back to a vertical base. Basher drops Pillman with a Knee Lift. Spike is trying to wear down Pillman with the reverse chin lock. Pillman leapfrogs over Spike. Pillman levels Spike with an European Uppercut. Pillman ducks a clothesline from Basher. Pillman with the Rolling Crucifix Cover for a two count. Spike bodyslams Pillman. Spike goes for the Flying Elbow Drop, but Pillman ducks out of the way. Pillman makes the hot tag to Zenk. Zenk with a Back Body Drop to Spike. MOD Squad has a meeting of the minds in the center of the ring. Zenk with a High Crossbody Block to pickup the victory.
Winner: Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk via Pinfall
Third Match: Mil Mascaras vs. Cactus Jack Manson
Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Mascaras applies a side headlock. Mascaras with a hip lock takeover to Manson. Following a drop toe hold, Mascaras applies an Bow and Arrow Stretch. Mascaras locks in the SharpShooter. Mascaras paint brushes Manson. Test of strength in the center of the ring. Mascaras lands a leg scissors takeover. Manson applies a side headlock. Mascaras drops Manson with a Flying HeadButt. Mascaras follows that with a dropkick that sends Manson crashing to the outside.
Manson trips over a chair in the ringside area. Manson is pissed at Gary Cappetta. Mascaras applies a Full Nelson Lock. Mascaras and Manson are trading back and forth shots. Mascaras locks in the Lion Tamer. Manson crawls to the bottom rope to create separation. Manson repeatedly stomps on Mascaras chest. Manson chucks Mascaras out of the ring. Manson connects with a back breaker on the floor. Mascaras dropkicks Manson off the ring apron. Mascaras with a SlingShot Suplex. Mascaras follows that with the High Crossbody Block to pickup the victory. No yob !!!
Winner: Mil Mascaras via Pinfall
Fourth Match: Kevin Sullivan vs. Norman The Lunatic in a Falls Count Anywhere Match
Sullivan attacks Norman from behind before the bell rings. Sullivan kicks Norman in the face. Sullivan with a Flying Double Axe Handle Strike off the ring apron. Norman sends Sullivan face first to the steel ring post. Norman rolls Sullivan back into the ring. Sullivan goes for a Sunset Flip, but Norman counters with a Seated Senton for a two count. Sullivan drops Norman with a Big Boot. Norman knocks Sullivan off the top turnbuckle.
Norman goes for the Flying Splash, but Sullivan ducks out of the way. Sullivan bodyslams Norman on the floor. Sullivan bounces Norman’s head on the ring apron. Sullivan rips off Norman’s shirt. Sullivan with the lateral press for a two count. Sullivan decks Norman with a High Knee Strike. Sullivan is choking Norman with the shirt. Sullivan levels Norman with a Leaping Shoulder Block.
Norman is trying to regain his composure on the outside. Sullivan delivers multiple haymakers to Norman. Norman and Sullivan are trading back and forth shots. Norman HeadButts Sullivan. The brawl spills to the staging area. Sullivan with a Back Body Drop on the ramp for a two count. In the backstage area, Norman puts Sullivan in the Women’s Locker Room. Gordon Solie is trying to get an update for JR and Jim Cornette. Norman hits Sullivan with the toilet seat to pickup the victory.
Winner: Norman The Lunatic via Pinfall
Fifth Match: The Skyscrapers w/Theodore Long vs. The Road Warriors w/Paul Ellering
Spivey and Hawk will start things off. Hawk applies a side headlock. Hawk goes for a shoulder tackle, but Spivey stands still. Spivey sends Hawk out of the ring. Hawk clotheslines Spivey. Spivey is holding onto Callous to avoid the neck breaker. Spivey with multiple axe handle strikes to the back of Hawk. Hawk ducks a clothesline from Spivey. Hawk drops Spivey with a Leaping Shoulder Block. The Skyscrapers are talking strategy. Callous and Animal are tagged in. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Animal backs Callous into the ropes. Callous applies a side headlock. Callous starts running into Animal, but it’s to no avail. Callous drives his knee to the midsection of Animal. Animal leapfrogs over Callous. Callous goes for a Crossbody Block, but Animal ducks out of the way.
Spivey and Hawk are tagged in. Hawk is lighting up Spivey’s chest in the corner. Spivey sends Hawk shoulder first to the steel ring post. Spivey rams Hawks shoulder into the ring post. Spivey connects with the arm-ringer. The Skyscrapers are cutting the ring in half. Callous applies a top wrist lock. Callous decks Hawk with Old School. Callous applies an arm-bar. Hawk is trying to create distance with multiple haymakers. Callous applies an Fujiwara Arm-Bar. Hawk knocks Callous off the top rope. Hawk makes the hot tag to Animal. Animal dropkicks Spivey. Animal follows that with another dropkick that sends Callous crashing to the outside.
Animal PowerSlams Spivey. Animal with an elbow drop for a two count. The Skyscrapers goes for a Double Back Body Drop, but Animal counters with a Double Clothesline. Road Warriors clotheslines Callous over the top rope. Road Warrior levels Spivey with The Doomsday Device. The referee is trying to get Hawk out of the ring. Callous hits Animal with a steel chair to cause the disqualification. After the match, Ellering and Long are exchanging blows on the ring apron. Hawk is teeing off on Callous. Spivey plants Hawk with a Spike PileDriver. Spivey repeatedly hits Hawk in the back with the steel chair.
Winner: The Road Warriors via Disqualification
Sixth Match: The Steiner Brothers (c) vs. Doom in a Champion vs. Mask Match For The NWA World Tag Team Championship
Butch Reed is talking smack to the Corpus Christi Crowd. Simmons and Scott Steiner will start things off. Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Quick stale mate in the corner. Simmons kicks Scott in the gut. Simmons applies a side headlock. Simmons drops Scott with a shoulder tackle. Scott leapfrogs over Simmons. Scott connects with a PowerSlam. Scott drives his knees to the ribs of Simmons. Simmons is teeing off on Scott. Scott sends Simmons sternum first across the turnbuckles. Scott with a Belly to Belly Suplex. Simmons tags in Reed. Back to the Collar and Elbow Tie Up. Reed punches Scott in the chest. Scott goes for a shoulder tackle, but Reed stands still. Scott dropkicks Reed out of the ring.
Up and Over goes Scott. Scott is trying to rip off Reed’s mask. Scott tags in Rick. Rick is trying to play mind games with Reed. Reed drops Rick with a knee lift. Reed follows that with a series of forearm shivers. Rick with a Back Body Drop to Reed. Rick transitions into a ground and pound attack. Reed tags in Simmons. Rick sends Simmons shoulder first to the top turnbuckle. Rick connects with the Over Head Belly to Belly Suplex. Rick tags in Scott. Scott goes for a single leg takedown, but Reed blocks it. Doom is cutting the ring in half. Scott runs into a clothesline from Reed. Simmons bodyslams Scott. Simmons follows that with a leg drop. Reed repeatedly kicks Scott in the face. Reed lands another lariat. Reed is choking Scott in the center of the ring.
Reed deposits Scott Steiner on the steel guard rail. Simmons with a SpineBuster for a two count. Double Back Body Drop to Scott. Scott catches Simmons off guard with the backslide cover for a two count. The PileDriver only gets a two count as Rick breaks up the pin attempt. Doom clotheslines Scott over the top rope. Simmons and Scott are trading back and forth shots on the outside. Scott with a SunsetFlip Cover for a one count. Reed responds with a Swinging NeckBreaker for a two count. Scott leapfrogs over Reed. Scott connects with the Steiner Line. Scott makes the hot tag to Rick. Rick with an atomic drop to Reed. Rick follows that with a clothesline. Rick PowerSlams Reed. Rick knocks Simmons off the ring apron. Rick rips off Reed’s mask. Rick with the O’Connor Roll to pickup the victory.
Winner: Still NWA World Tag Team Champions, The Steiner Brothers via Pinfall
Seventh Match: Gary Hart International (The DragonMaster, Buzz Sawyer and The Great Muta) w/Gary Hart vs. The Four Horsemen (Ric Flair and The Anderson Brothers) in a 6-Man Tag Team Steel Cage Match
Sawyer and Arn Anderson will start things off. Sawyer backs Arn into the ropes. Sawyer lands a series of open hand chops. Arn whips Sawyer face first across the steel. Sawyer drops Arn with a Spin Kick. Flair attacks Sawyer from behind. Arn is ramming Sawyer’s face into the steel. Arn tags in Flair. Flair and Sawyer are trading back and forth shots. Flair pokes Sawyer in the eye. Flair is lighting up DragonMasters chest in the corner. Ole with a Clubbing Blow to the back of Sawyer.
DragonMaster rakes the eyes of Ole. DragonMaster repeatedly stomps on Ole’s chest. The Andersons are double teaming DragonMaster. DragonMaster makes the tag to Muta. Muta with an HandSpring Back Elbow Strike to Arn. Muta locks in the Muta Lock. Sting arrives to the ringside area to distract Flair. Flair spits at Sting. Arn kicks Sawyer in the gut.
Ole with a Back Body Drop that sends Sawyer crashing into the steel. Sawyer and Ole are exchanging blows in the center of the ring. The locker room is trying calm down Sting. Sawyer connects with a Vertical Suplex. Sawyer goes for a Flying Splash off the cage, but Arn ducks out of the way. Arn connects with the SpineBuster. Ole and Flair attacks Muta. Arn plants DragonMaster with the DDT to pickup the victory. After the match, Flair and Sting are brawling all through the Corpus Christi Coliseum to end the show.
Winner: The Four Horsemen via Pinfall
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