Friday, October 12, 2018

Johnny Weaver Battles Bruno Sammartino

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What an interesting match-up featuring Johnny Weaver against Bruno Sammartino. It's a testament to how far back the Bobo Brazil/Sheik rivalry extends to see legends like Bruno and Weaver opening a three-match card.

From Terre Haute, Indiana in 1961. Clipping courtesy of the research of Carroll Hall.

This originally appeared on our Johnny Weaver Blog in November of 2014.