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This card took place at the Sports Arena in Amarillo, Texas on Thursday, August 5, 1965.


  1. Tim Woods defeated Jose Lothario with a cat leap and press (11:40).
  2. Klondike Bill pinned Moose Cholak with a press (8:50).
  3. The Mighty Yankees defeated Tarzan Tyler & Ricky Romero when Yankee #1 defeated Tyler with a Boston crab (5:55).
  4. Dory Funk, Jr. defeated Alex Perez.
    • Perez pinned Funk with a press to win the first fall (0:10).
    • Funk used the spinning toe hold to win the second fall (0:54).
    • Funk pinned Perez with a sunset flip to win the third fall (2:30).
  5. Texas Death Match: Mike DiBiase defeated North American Heavyweight Champion Dory Funk, Sr. via judge's decision (60:00).


  • Alex Perez was a substitute for Killer Karl Kox.
  • DiBiase was awarded the main event decision and winner's purse by judge Dutch Jones. This decision was upheld by Balk Estes of the National Wrestling Alliance, although he ruled that the title could not change on a judge's decision. Referee for the main event was Leonard Miller.