The Giant Killer

March 29, 1987

Hulkamania undergoes its first true test at WrestleMania III as Hulk Hogan squares off against his former friend, the 7-foot-4, 520-pound Andre the Giant. Andre’s 15-year undefeated streak comes to an end before 93,173 spectators at the Pontiac Silverdome as Hogan body slams the future WWE Hall of Famer and lands his signature leg drop to successfully defend the WWE Championship.



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