Throwback Thursday: Coliseum Classic

With the big Roundhouse Revival right around the corner and brand new Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame shirts fresh off the press, why not take a look back at a Mid-South Coliseum classic?  In Memphis, it doesn’t get any bigger than “Fabulous” Jackie Fargo and Jerry “The King” Lawler.

On October 4th, 1976 – 8,000+ jam-packed the Mid-South Coliseum to watch Jackie Fargo try to take the Championship away from Jerry Lawler.  You’ll be shocked at how this one ends.

Be sure to join us for Pro Wrestling Trivia Night at The Green Beetle on Thursday, May 14 (8:00 pm- 10:00 pm).  Kevin Cerrito will be your host and winners will get FREE tix to Wild Fire Wrestling‘s Memphis in MAYhem event on May 28th at Woodland Hills Event Center.  Plus, other great prizes for 2nd, 3rd and Best Team Name!

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Dustin Starr is an active sports entertainer and regular contributor to MemphiSport and Cerrito Live. Follow him @DustinStarr.

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