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This card took place at the Sports Arena in Amarillo, Texas on Thursday, September 27, 1962.


  1. The Viking & Nelson Royal defeated Johnny Como & Cowboy Carlson when Royal pinned Como (12:30).
  2. Joe Scarpello defeated Ali Ali after an airplane spin (6:10).
  3. Bob Ellis defeated Killer Karl Kox via referee's decision (30:00).
  4. Dory Funk, Sr. fought Fritz Von Erich to a double disqualification for the held-up North American Heavyweight Title.
    • Von Erich pinned Funk after a knee stomp to win the first fall (7:35).
    • Funk won the second fall with the spinning toe hold (9:40).
    • Both men were disqualified for fighting outside of the ring.


  • The referee was Tommy Phelps.
  • Fritz Von Erich's winning of the North American Heavyweight Title in Lubbock on September 5 had been declared void, and the title had been held up. The main event was for the held-up title, but with no winner, the title remained vacant.
  • Ali Ali was a replacement for the injured Ricky Romero.