Part 1 of 2. A brilliant angle takes a packed Mid-South Coliseum for an emotional rollercoaster ride that brings the house down. CWA Championship Wrestling presents a No Holds Barred, Hair vs Hair, AWA Southern Heavyweight match in a steel cage featuring Jerry Lawler versus Austin Idol with Paul Dangerly (Paul Heyman) ringside. Special guest appearance by Tommy Rich.

Stipulations: If Idol wins, Jerry Lawler loses the Southern Heavyweight title and gets his head shaved. If Lawler wins, Austin Idol gets his head shaved AND must refund the cost of admission to the entire house.

Date: April 27, 1987
Location: Mid-South Coliseum, Memphis
Play-by-play: Lance Russell, Randy Hales
Referee: Jerry Calhoun

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