Tag Archives: Bad News Brooks

Savage Triumphs

Eugene Register-Guard – April 7, 1979

Dutch Savage defeated Bad News Brooks in a “glove match” and Adrian Adonis and Ron Star drew with Playboy Buddy Rose and Ed Wiskowski in a tag-team match Friday night on the professional wrestling card at the Lane County Fairgrounds.  George Wells won by a disqualification over Roddy Piper in the preliminary bout, and Bob Kincaid defeated Hector Guerrero in the opener.

Bad News Brooks Dumps Dutch Savage

Eugene Register-Guard – February 10, 1979

Bad News Brooks tuned up for his match next week with Jesse Ventura by dumping Dutch Savage two out of three falls in pro wrestling action Friday night at the Lane County Fairgrounds. Continue reading

Savage, Boyd Collect Tag-Team Mat Victory

Eugene Register-Guard – December 16, 1978

Dutch Savage and Kangaroo Boyd defeated Bad News Brooks and Roddy Piper in two of three falls in a tag team match in pro wrestling action at the Lane County Fairgrounds Friday night.

In other matches, Johnny Eagle beat Race Bannon, the Doctor downed Don Diamond and Lanny Holiday outmanned Kurt Von Steiger.

Savage And Brooks Vie For ‘Coal Miner’s Glove’

Eugene Register-Guard – April 5, 1979

Dutch Savage and Bad News Brooks will meet in a “coal miner’s glove match” Friday night in the pro wrestling feature at the Lane County Fairgrounds.  The combatants will go after a steel-laced glove at the top of a 10-foot pole, and the one who gets it first can use it on his opponent.

In prelims, Adrian Adonis and Ron Starr will team against Buddy Rose and Ed Wiskowski, Roddy Piper will test Hector Guerrero and George Wells will take on Bob Kincaid.  Fans may call 345-9717 for reservations for the 8 p.m. card.