The AWA's wildest matches

Verne Gagne's AWA predominantly featured hard-hitting, technical bouts, but once in a while things got out of hand. Check out these clips of some of the most manic matches in the promotion's history.

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Jimmy Snuka vs. Col. DeBeers - Diamond Studded Glove on a Pole Match: March 29, 1987

Jimmy Snuka vs. Col. DeBeers - Diamond Studded Glove on a Pole Match: March 29, 1987

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The Road Warriors vs. Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin - Steel Cage Match: April 20, 1986

The Road Warriors vs. Michael Hayes & Jimmy Garvin - Steel Cage Match: April 20, 1986

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Sgt. Slaughter vs. Col. DeBeers - Boot Camp Mat: December 13, 1988

Sgt. Slaughter vs. Col. DeBeers - Boot Camp Mat: December 13, 1988

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Jerry Blackwell vs. Kamala - Bodyslam Challenge: Spetember 28, 1985

Jerry Blackwell vs. Kamala - Bodyslam Challenge: Spetember 28, 1985

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AWA World Heavyweight Championship Battle Royal: February 9, 1989

AWA World Heavyweight Championship Battle Royal: February 9, 1989

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