CWA (Memphis) Championship Wrestling-May 9, 1987

This Evansville broadcast includes highlights from the legendary steel cage hair match where Jerry Lawler lost to Austin Idol thanks to a hiding Tommy Rich appearing from under the ring to help Idol post Lawler again. The show begins with Jeff Jarrett being interviewed on his upcoming AWA World Title match vs. Nick Bockwinkel. The first match features Chic Donovan/Jack Hart (with Paul E. Dangerly aka Paul Heyman) vs. Jim Jamison/Ron Nations.

Paul E. Dangerly/Chic Donovan/Jack Hart Interview (Hart grabs and shakes Lance Russell and then attacks Randy Hales. Jeff Jarrett/Bill Dundee make the save.)

Local promo with Bill Dundee/Soulman Rocky Johnson

Midnight Rockers music video from the AWA (Livin’ After Midnight)

International Tag Champs The Mercenaries (with Dangerly) vs. Steve Keirn/Mark Starr (Highlights from the Mid-South Coliseum on April 27, 1987, Keirn/Starr capture the titles.)

Mark Starr interview (Mark announces Keirn has yet to arrive to the building to defend their titles so he will go at the title match alone.)

International Tag Champions Mark Starr ) vs. Pat Tanaka/Paul Diamond-Starr drops the belts and Billy Travis makes the save after Starr is attacked post-match.

Clips from the infamous Jerry Lawler vs. Austin Idol Steel Cage, Hair vs. Hair Match from Mid-South Coliseum on April 27, 1987. The fans were in riot mode after the nightmare unfolded inside the cage.

Lance Russell’s post-match interview with Austin Idol/Tommy Rich/Paul E. Dangerly at the Mid-South Coliseum on April 27, 1987. Tommy is hungry!

Austin Idol/Tommy Rich VTR interview-Tommy is fired up!

Bam Bam Bigelow VTR interview

Soul Train Jones vs. Keith Eric (Paul E. Dangerly, Jack Hart, and Chic Donovan attack Jones, Rocky Johnson attempts to make the save but he too is laid out. Donovan piledrives Soul Train on the floor and Dangerly blinds Rocky with powder. Bill Dundee makes the save.)

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