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January 01, 1993

Saturday Night's Main Event Results - 1985 to 1992


From 1985 to 1992, Saturday Night's Main Event was a late-night staple on NBC and later Fox. Click on the date to see full results from each show broadcast in SNME's first eight years.

May 11, 1985
Two Hall of Famers square off as Cowboy Bob Orton faces Hulk Hogan for the WWE Championship. Also, Wendi Richter defends the Women's Championship against Fabulous Moolah and more.

October 5, 1985
WWE Champion Hulk Hogan defends the gold against Nikolai Volkoff. Also, Paul Orndorff takes on former friend Roddy Piper.

November 2, 1985
Find out what happened when Randy "Macho Man" Savage challenged Tito Santana for the Intercontinental Championship. Also, Hulk Hogan & Andre the Giant team up to take on Big John Stud & King Kong Bundy.

January 4, 1986
Junkyard Dog accompanies Hulk Hogan to the ring for his WWE Championship match against Terry Funk. Also, Jesse Ventura teams up with Bob Orton & Roddy Piper to take on Hillbilly Jim, Uncle Elmer & Cousin Luke. 

March 1, 1986
One month before WrestleMania 2, Mr. T tangles with Cowboy Bob Orton in a special boxing match. Also, Hulk Hogan defends the WWE Championship against Don Muraco.

May 3, 1986
Two heavyweights go at it when Uncle Elmer faces King Kong Bundy. Plus, Hulk Hogan teams up with Junkyard Dog to take on Hoss & Terry Funk.

October 4, 1986
Former WWE Champion The Iron Sheik squares off against Roddy Piper. Also, WWE Champion Hulk Hogan defends his championship against Paul Orndorff.

November 29, 1986
Hercules challenges Hulk Hogan for the WWE Championship. Also Randy Savage defends the Intercontinental Championship against Jake Roberts.

January 3, 1987
Two Hall of Famers square off as Hulk Hogan defends the WWE Championship against Paul Orndorff in a Steel Cage Match. Also, Adrian Adonis takes on Roddy Piper.

March 14, 1987
Randy "Macho Man" Savage defends the Intercontinental Championship against George "The Animal" Steele. Also, a 20-Man Over-the-Top Rope Battle Royal.

May 2, 1987
The British Bulldogs challenge The Hart Foundation for the World Tag Team Championship in a Best 2-out-of-3 Falls Match. Also, Ricky "The Dragon" Steamboat meets Hercules for the Intercontinental Championship.

October 3, 1987
Randy "Macho Man" Savage challenges The Honky Tonk Man for the Intercontinental Championship. Also, WWE Champion Hulk Hogan takes on Sika.

November 28, 1987
WWE Champion Hulk Hogan takes on King Kong Bundy. Also, two technicians collide as Bret "The Hitman" Hart squares off against Randy "Macho Man" Savage.

January 2, 1988
In a rematch from the previous Saturday Night's Main Event, Hulk Hogan and King Kong Bundy meet again for the WWE Championship. Also, Strike Force defends the World Tag Team Championship against the Bolsheviks.

March 12, 1988
Two Hall of Famers battle as Hulk Hogan takes on Harley Race. Also, Randy "Macho Man" Savage squares off with "The Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase.

April 30, 1988
Demolition defend the World Tag Team Championship against the British Bulldogs. Also, WWE Champion Randy "Macho Man" Savage takes on the One Man Gang.

October 29, 1988
Demolition and The Hart Foundation collide for the World Tag Team Championship. Also, Hulk Hogan takes on Haku.

November 26, 1988
Randy "Macho Man" Savage defends the WWE Championship against legendary Hall of Famer Andre the Giant. Also, national pride is at stake as "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan takes on Boris Zukhov in a Flag Match.

January 7, 1989
Ultimate Warrior defends the Intercontinental Championship against the former champion, The Honky Tonk Man. Also, Brutus "The Barber" Beefcake meets "Outlaw" Ron Bass in a Hair vs. Hair Match.

March 11, 1989
Hulk Hogan squares off against Bad News Brown. Also, Arn Anderson & Tully Blanchard meet The Rockers in tag-team action.

May 27, 1989
Hulk Hogan defends the WWE Championship against Big Boss Man in a Steel Cage Match. Also, Arn Anderson & Tully Blanchard challenge Demolition for the World Tag Team Championship.

July 29, 1989
In a rematch from the previous Saturday Night's Main Event, Tully Blanchard & Arn Anderson meet Demolition for the World Tag Team Championship in a Best 2-out-of-3 Falls Match. Also, WWE Champion Hulk Hogan meets the Honky Tonk Man.

October 14, 1989
Hulk Hogan defends the WWE Championship against "The Million Dollar Man" Ted DiBiase. Also, former partners collide as Tito Santana takes on Rick Martel.

November 25, 1989
Legendary Hall of Famer Andre the Giant challenges Ultimate Warrior for the Intercontinental Championship. Also, WWE Champion Hulk Hogan meets The Genius.

January 27, 1990
Hulk Hogan & Ultimate Warrior team up to take on Mr. Perfect & The Genius. Also, "Macho King" Randy Savage squares off with "Hacksaw" Jim Duggan.

April 28, 1990
Ultimate Warrior defends his newly-won WWE Championship against Haku. Also, future bitter rivals Bret Hart and Shawn Michaels collide as The Hart Foundation meet The Rockers.

July 28, 1990
Ultimate Warrior defends the WWE Championship against "Ravishing" Rick Rude. Also, Demolition and The Rockers meet for the World Tag Team Championship.

October 13, 1990
In six-man tag team action, WWE Champion Ultimate Warrior teams up with The Legion of Doom to face Demolition. Also, Hulk Hogan & Tugboat take on Rhythm & Blues.

April 27, 1991
Two former WWE Champions collide as Ultimate Warrior takes on Sgt. Slaughter. Also, WWE Champion Hulk Hogan, Intercontinental Champion Mr. Perfect and others compete in a 20-Man Over-the-Top Rope Battle Royal.

February 8, 1992
Hulk Hogan & Sid Justice team up to take on WWE Champion Ric Flair & Undertaker. Also, "Rowdy" Roddy Piper defends the Intercontinental Championship against former champion The Mountie.

November 8, 1992
Shawn Michaels takes on The British Bulldog for the Intercontinental Championship. Also, Ultimate Warrior & Randy Savage team up to challenge Money, Inc. for the World Tag Team Championship. 

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