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The Wrestling Classic - Chicago, IL - Recap

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1.Wrestling Classic Tournament, Opening Round Match #1:
Adrian Adonis (with Jimmy Hart) defeated Cpl. Kirchner by pinfall by reversing a suplex into a DDT (02:35).

2.Wrestling Classic Tournament, First Round Match #2:
The Dynamite Kid defeated Nikolai Volkoff by pinfall with a missile dropkick as Volkoff was singing the Soviet National Anthem (00:06).

3.Wrestling Classic Tournament, First Round Match #3:
Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated Ivan Putski by pinfall with his feet on the ropes (02:45).

4.Wrestling Classic Tournament, First Round Match #4:
Ricky Steamboat defeated Davey Boy Smith by referee's decision after Smith accidentally injured his groin on the ring ropes (02:53).

5.Wrestling Classic Tournament, First Round Match #5:
The Junkyard Dog defeated The Iron Sheik by pinfall with a headbutt after Sheik released the Camel Clutch, thinking he had won the match (03:26).

6.Wrestling Classic Tournament, First Round Match #6:
Moondog Spot defeated Terry Funk (with Jimmy Hart) by count-out when Funk rolled Spot back into the ring after a brawl on the floor (00:25).

7.Wrestling Classic Tournament, First Round Match #7:
Intercontinental Champion Tito Santana defeated Don Muraco (with Mr. Fuji) by pinfall with an inside cradle (04:13).

8.Wrestling Classic Tournament, First Round Match #8:
Paul Orndorff defeated Bob Orton by disqualification when Orton hit Orndorff with his arm cast (06:29).

9.Wrestling Classic Tournament, Quarter-Final #1:
The Dynamite Kid defeated Adrian Adonis (with Jimmy Hart) by pinfall after Adonis collided with Hart on the ring apron (05:23).

10.Wrestling Classic Tournament, Quarter-Final #2:
Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated Ricky Steamboat by pinfall after hitting Steamboat with a foreign object while in the middle of a suplex into the ring (03:22).

11.Wrestling Classic Tournament, Quarter-Final #3:
The Junkyard Dog defeated Moondog Spot by pinfall (00:27).

12.Wrestling Classic Tournament, Quarter-Final #4:
Intercontinental Champion Tito Santana wrestled Paul Orndorff to a double count-out when both men began fighting on the floor (08:03). The Junkyard Dog receives a bye to the grand final.

13.WWF Championship Match:
Hulk Hogan [champion] defeated Roddy Piper by disqualification when Bob Orton attacked Hogan, who had Piper in the Sleeper Hold after hitting him with a steel chair while the referee was knocked down (07:15). After the match, Piper and Orton continued to beat down Hogan until Paul Orndorff made the save by clearing the ring with a steel chair.

14.Wrestling Classic Tournament, Semi-Final:
Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated The Dynamite Kid by pinfall after countering a superplex with an inside cradle (04:50).

15.Wrestling Classic Tournament, Grand Final:
The Junkard Dog defeated Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) by count-out following a backdrop to the floor to win the tournament (09:42).