Since Jerry Lawler fireballed Eddie Gilbert and ended Hot Stuff’s reign of terror at TV5, Eddie has since placed a $25,000 bounty on Lawler’s leg. The bounty goes to anyone who can break the King’s leg (again) and theoretically put him out of Wrestling for good.
The first man to come after Lawler for the bounty is Curt Hennig, who would soon lose the AWA bellt to Lawler. Lance Russell and Dave Brown introduce taped highlights of the match which took place at the Mid-South Coliseum. Special guest appearance by Missy Hyatt, Scott Levy and Eddie Gilbert in a mask.
Date: April 4, 1988
Location: Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis
Play-by-play: Lance Russell
Referee: Jerry Calhoun
From Playlist: “The Gilbert Family Versus CWA (1988)”
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Play All: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RQCb-4VCSLU&feature=PlayList&p=580ACB96FF75566D&playnext_from=PL&index=0&playnext=1
Related Playlist: “Monday Night, Mid South Coliseum. Be There.”
View Playlist: http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=86DF151D6FB37AA2
Play All: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eq1rB7OeVHM&feature=PlayList&p=86DF151D6FB37AA2&playnext_from=PL&index=0&playnext=1
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