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This card took place at the Sports Arena in Amarillo, Texas on Thursday, January 7, 1960.


  1. Bulldog Plechas pinned Yaqui Bravo (4:55).
  2. Ray Gordon pinned Kurt Von Brauner (7:54).
  3. Ed Sharpe pinned Luis Hernandez (6:37).
  4. Rock Hunter pinned Alex Perez (8:45).
  5. Doug Donovan pinned Silento Rodriguez (10:36).
  6. The Mighty Ortega defeated Art Nelson via judge's decision (15:00).
  7. Dick Hutton pinned Gory Guerrero (9:13).
  8. Sonny Myers defeated Strangler Stan via disqualification.
  9. Sonny Myers pinned Bulldog Plechas (3:54).
  10. Dick Hutton pinned Ed Sharpe (6:56).
  11. The Mighty Ortega pinned Ray Gordon (6:16).
  12. Rock Hunter pinned Doug Donovan (8:00).


  • This card reatured the first two rounds of a tournament to crown a new North American Heavyweight Champion. Dory Funk, Sr. had been forced to vacate the title since he was unable to defend the title due to a leg muscle injury.
  • The judges for the card were Cal Farley, Dory Funk, Sr., Eldon Jackson and Ann Bryson.