PromotionsAmerican Wrestling Association
First eventSuperClash (1985)
Last eventSuperClash IV
Event gimmickAWA's flagship event

SuperClash was a series of major professional wrestling shows promoted by the American Wrestling Association (AWA) between 1985 and 1990, often co-promoted with other North American wrestling promotions. AWA held a total of four SuperClash shows, with the third being broadcast on pay-per-view (PPV), AWA's only PPV show.

Dates, venues and main events

Event Date City Venue Main Event Ref(s)
SuperClash (1985) September 28, 1985 Comiskey Park Chicago, Illinois Rick Martel (c) vs. Stan Hansen for the AWA World Heavyweight Championship [1]
SuperClash II May 2, 1987 Cow Palace San Francisco, California Nick Bockwinkel (c) vs. Curt Hennig for the AWA World Heavyweight Championship [2]
SuperClash III December 13, 1988 UIC Pavilion Chicago, Illinois Jerry Lawler (AWA) vs. Kerry Von Erich (WCCW) - AWA World Heavyweight Championship vs. WCWA World Heavyweight Championship match) [3][4]
SuperClash IV April 8, 1990 Saint Paul Civic Center Saint Paul, Minnesota Mr. Saito (c) vs. Larry Zbyszko for the AWA World Heavyweight Championship [5]
(c) – refers to the champion(s) heading into the match

See also


  1. ^ "ON THIS DAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY (9/28): FIRST-EVER AWA SUPERCLASH, FIRST-EVER NWA U.S. TAG CHAMPIONS CROWNED". Wrestling Observer Figure Four Online. September 29, 2015. Retrieved September 29, 2015.
  2. ^ "SuperClash II". Pro Wrestling History. May 2, 1987. Retrieved April 4, 2015.
  3. ^ "Historical Cards". 2007 Wrestling Almanac and Book of Facts. Kappa Publications. p. 159. 2007 Edition.
  4. ^ "SuperClash III". Pro Wrestling History. December 13, 1988. Retrieved April 4, 2015.
  5. ^ "SuperClash IV". Pro Wrestling History. April 8, 1990. Retrieved April 4, 2015.