Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Classic Jack Brisco vs. Dory Funk, Jr. from Japan (with Sam Muchnick)

A classic 2-of-3 falls contest in Japan in January of 1974 between reigning NWA World Champion Jack Brisco and former champion Dory Funk, Jr. from Japan. The video includes great pre-match footage of NWA President Sam Muchnick with Jack's brand new NWA World Championship belt, the original "ten pounds of gold" on the red velvet strap. 

This post was originally published on the Domed Globe blog on April 7, 2021