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This card took place at the Sports Arena in Amarillo, Texas on Thursday, September 2, 1965.


  1. Alex Perez fought Jose Lothario to a draw.
  2. Jose Lothario & Ricky Romero & The Lawman defeated Alex Perez & Ken Yates & Bronco Kelly when Romero pinned Kelly with a press (10:15).
  3. Dory Funk, Jr. defeated Tim Woods.
    • Woods used a sunset flip to win the first fall (8:45).
    • Funk used the spinning toe hold to win the second fall (6:12).
    • Funk used the spinning toe hold to win the third fall (7:31).
  4. Mike DiBiase (w/ Jack Cain) fought Klondike Bill (w/ Dory Funk, Jr.) to a no contest.
    • DiBiase pinned Bill after a knee drop off the ropes to win the first fall (6:10)
    • Bill used a squasher to win the second fall (4:16).
    • The third fall was ruled a no contest with DiBiase, Cain and Alex Perez fighting Bill, Funk and Ricky Romero in the ring (6:30).


  • The winner of the main event was to have faced World Heavyweight Champion Lou Thesz the following Thursday.
  • During the first fall main event, Dory Funk, Jr. was knocked out by Mike DiBiase. Funk was replaced by Ricky Romero.
  • The referee was Leonard Miller.