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AWA on ESPN Classic May 3rd
Taped in 1988 in Fargo, ND and Las Vegas, NV

Larry Nelson welcomes us tells about tonight's match ups and the Fan of the week
Nasty Boys vs. Ricky Rice and Tom Johnson
throws Tom out of the ring
clothesline to Tom
elbows to Tom
legdrop to Tom
boots to Tom
shoulder block to Tom
slam to Tom
rakes Ricky across the ropes
2 on 1 to Ricky
dropkick to Saggs
slam to Tom
flying clothesline to Tom 1,2,3 WINNERS THE NASTY BOYS

COMMERCIAL

Badd Company vs. Greg Robertson and Tim Peterson
chops to Tim
armdrag to Tim
suplex to Tim 1,2 kickout
punch to Tim
headbutts to Greg
clothesline to Greg
backdrop to Greg
slingshot into a DDT to Greg 1,2,3 WINNERS BADD COMPANY

COMMERCIAL

Verne Gagne promo Verne puts over the Summer Olympics and Verne puts over Skiing!
Verne also says he thinks the USA Hockey team can win another gold medal!
Verne says he skis all the time and he would like to see Curt Hennig ski!


COMMERCIAL

Soldad Ustinoff W/ Sheik Adaon El-Kaseiy vs. Alan West
(There's a USA chant)
(BTW whoever Donna is she is commentary....again)
Alan throws Soldad in the turnbuckle
clothesline to Alan
(Donna on commentary says since AWA is world wide are people on Mars or Jupiter watching AWA?)
test of strength
headlock to Alan
slam to Alan
headlock to Soldad
leg drop to Alan 1,2, kickout
slam to Alan 1,2 kickout
suplex to Soldad 1,2 kickout
double clothesline
slam to Soldad 1,2 kickout
TIME LIMIT DRAW!

COMMERCIAL

Larry Nelson promo with Tom Zenk Tom says he wants the AWA title! Tom is happy to be back in the AWA he puts over the AWA!
promo with Baron Van Raske Baron is going after Sheik Adaon El-Kaseiy

COMMERCIAL

"Adorable" Adrian Adonis W/"Ace" Bob Orton vs. Greg Gagne for the AWA International Television title Armbar to Adonis
slam to Adonis backdrop to Adonis
elbows to Adonis
splash to Greg in the corner 1,2 kickout
armbar to Adonis
sleeper hold to Adonis
dropkicks to Adonis
Adonis throws Greg out of the ring
Orton attacks Greg
Adonis goes outside the ring
Greg puts Adonis in the turnbuckle
WINNER VIA DQ: ADRIAN ADONIS
but still AWA International Television Champion Greg Gagne

COMMERCIAL

Larry Nelson puts over fan mail and tells us to write to the AWA
credits

OVERALL: "OK, if we were in 1988 I would write to the AWA and tell them Greg Gagne sucks and stop shoving him
down our throats......BTW why in the hell was a jobber match a time limit draw and who is Donna? Have a good week be safe be cool..."