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Bill Irwin


  • NWA Central States Tag Team titles w/Bryan St. John defeating Hartford Love & Jerry Brown (May 17, 1979);
  • AWA Southern Heavyweight title defeating Jimmy Valiant [Tournament] (August 11, 1980);
  • AWA Southern Tag Team titles w/Larry Lathem defeating Eddie & Tommy Gilbert (October 27, 1980);
  • NWA (Texas) World Tag Team titles w/Frank Dusek Awarded (November ??, 1981);
  • NWA (Texas) World Tag Team titles w/Bugsy McGraw defeating Al Madril & Kerry Von Erich (April ??, 1982);
  • WCCW (World Class) Televison title defeating The Spoiler (July ??, 1982);
  • WCCW (World Class) Televison title defeating Brian Adias (July 19, 1982);
  • NWA Texas Heavyweight title defeating Al Madril (August ??, 1982);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles w/King Kong Bundy defeating Kerry & Kevin Von Erich (September 12, 1982);
  • WCCW (World Class) Televison title defeating Bugsy McGraw (October ??, 1982);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles w/Scott Irwin defeating Bulldog Brower & Roddy Piper (October ??, 1983);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles w/Scott Irwin defeating Brian Adias & Iceman Parsons (January 30, 1984);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles w/Scott Irwin defeating Iceman Parsons & Buck Zumhofe (May 19, 1984);
  • NWA (World Class) American Tag Team titles w/Scott Irwin defeating Iceman Parsons & Buck Zumhofe (September 28, 1984);
  • NWA (Georgia) National Tag Team titles w/Scott Irwin defeating Jacques Rogeau Jr. & Brad Armstrong (November 18, 1984);
  • IWA (Montreal) International Tag Team titles w/Scott Irwin defeating Alofa & Dan Kroffat (March 6, 1986);
  • UWF (Mid South) World Tag Team titles w/Leroy Brown defeating Jack Victory & John Tatum (November 9, 1986);
  • GWF (Global Wrestling Federation) Tag Team titles w/Black Bart defeating Rod Price & John Tatum (December 27, 1991);
  • GWF (Global Wrestling Federation) Brass Knuckles title defeating Black Bart (March 27, 1992);
  • BDPW (Dallas) Heavyweight title (3);
  • BDPW (Dallas) Tag Team titles;
  • BDPW (Dallas) Brass Knucks title;

 

Career Highlights

In The Beginning / Miscellaneous Information:

  • “Wild” Bill Irwin formed a very dominant tag team with his brother, Scott Irwin..
  • ~~~Scott & Bill Irwin worked under masks as “The Super Destroyers” in Texas, managed by Skandor Akbar..
  • ~~~Scott & Bill Irwin also worked as a team known as “The Long Riders” in Montreal’s International Wrestling..Georgia Championship Wrestling:
  • December 17, 1977– GCW: Jacques Goulet & Ole Anderson defeated Bill Irwin & Charlie Cook..
  • January 16, 1978– GCW; Charlie Cook defeated Bill Irwin..
  • February 11, 1978– GCW: Abdullah the Butcher defeated Bill Irwin..
  • February 18, 1978– GCW: Stan Hansen defeated Bill Irwin..
  • March 28, 1978– GCW: Ken Dillinger defeated Bill Irwin..
  • April 14, 1978– GCW: Pierre Lefebvre defeated Bill Irwin..
  • April 29, 1978– GCW: Rocky Johnson defeated Bill Irwin..
  • May 6, 1978– GCW: Bill Irwin defeated Burrhead Jones..
  • May 20, 1978– GCW: Rocky Johnson defeated Bill Irwin..
  • June 10, 1978– GCW: Angelo Mosca defeated Bill Irwin..
  • June 17, 1978– GCW: Ivan Koloff & Ole Anderson defeated Bill Irwin & Rick McGraw..
  • July 1, 1978– GCW: Hartford Love defeated Bill Irwin..
  • July 15, 1978– GCW: Ernie Ladd defeated Bill Irwin..
  • August 19, 1978– GCW: The Assassin defeated Bill Irwin..
  • September 2, 1978– GCW: Ernie Ladd defeated Bill Irwin..
  • February 17, 1979– GCW: Ric Flair defeated Bill Irwin..NWA Central States:
  • April 28, 1979– NWA Central States: Bill Irwin defeated Red Beard..
  • July 12, 1979– NWA Central States: Super Destroyer & Al Hayes defeated Bill Irwin & Tom Andrews..CWA Memphis:
  • July 14, 1980– CWA: Bill Irwin defeated Eddie Gilbert..
  • October 13, 1980– CWA: Tony Charles defeated Bill Irwin..
  • November 24, 1980– CWA: Sonny King defeated Bill Irwin..
  • December 8, 1980– CWA: Robert Gibson defeated Bill Irwin..
  • January 18, 1981– CWA: Hector Guerrero defeated Bill Irwin..Georgia Championship Wrestling:
  • May 17, 1981– Georgia Championship Wrestling: Tommy Rich defeated Bill Irwin..World Class Championship Wrestling:
  • June 4, 1982– WCCW: Bill Irwin defeated Ken Mantell..
  • August 15, 1982– WCCW Star Wars: Al Madril defeated Bill Irwin..
  • December 25, 1982– WCCW Star Wars: David Von Erich defeated Bill Irwin to retain the Texas title..Mid South Wrestling:
  • March 21, 1983– Mid South: Mr. Wrestling II defeated Bill Irwin..
  • April 16, 1983– Mid South: Chavo Guerrero defeated Bill Irwin..World Class Championship Wrestling:
  • June 17, 1983– WCCW Star Wars: Chris Adams & Chavo Guerrero & Jose Lothario beat Bill Irwin & Fishman & The Mongol..
  • June 23, 1984– WCCW: Jose Lothario defeated Bill Irwin..
  • September 3, 1984– WCCW Star Wars: Jules Strongbow & Buck Zumhoffe defeated Bill & Scott Irwin..American Wrestling Association:
  • August 18, 1985– AWA: Bill Irwin defeated Baron Von Raschke..
  • September 28, 1985– AWA Superclash: Genichiro Tenryu & Jumbo Tsuruta & Giant Baba beat Bill Irwin & Scott Irwin & Harley Race..
  • December 29, 1985– AWA Star Wars: Ricky Morton & Robert Gibson defeated Bill & Scott Irwin..
  • February 24, 1986– AWA: Curt Hennig & Scott Hall defeated Bill & Scott Irwin to retain the AWA World Tag titles..
  • April 20, 1986– AWA Wrestle Rock: Curt Hennig & Scott Hall defeated Bill & Scott Irwin to retain the AWA World Tag titles..Universal Wrestling Federation:
  • November 27, 1986– UWF: Bill Irwin & Leroy Brown defeated Gary Young & Joe Savoldi to retain the UWF Tag Team titles..
  • February 7, 1987– UWF: Ted DiBiase & Steve Williams defeated Bill Irwin & Eli the Eliminator..
  • April 11, 1987– UWF: Buddy Roberts & Terry Gordy & Michael Hayes defeated Bill Irwin & The Viking & Angel of Death..World Class Championship Wrestling:
  • October 15, 1988: WCCW Cotton Bowl: Bill Irwin & Blackjack Mulligan defeated Jimmy Jack Funk & Black Bart..National Wrestling Alliance:
  • June 14, 1989– NWA Clash: Sting defeated Bill Irwin to retain the Television title..
  • June 23, 1989– NWA: Stan Lane & Bobby Eaton defeated Bill Irwin & Ron Simmons..
  • July 23, 1989– NWA Great American Bash: Brian Pillman defeated Bill Irwin..
  • August 6, 1989– NWA: Tommy Rich defeated Bill Irwin..
  • August 27, 1989– NWA: Bill Irwin defeated Ranger Ross..
  • October 8, 1989– NWA: Tom Zenk defeated Bill Irwin..World Championship Wrestling:
  • September 5, 1990– WCW: Tommy Rich defeated Bill Irwin..
  • October 27, 1990– WCW Halloween Havoc: Terry Taylor defeated Bill Irwin..
  • December 16, 1990– WCW: Bill Irwin defeated TC Carter..
  • January 1, 1991– WCW: Junkyard Dog defeated Bill Irwin..
  • January 17, 1991–WCW: Brad Armstrong defeated Bill Irwin..
  • January 26, 1991– WCW: Tim Horner defeated Bill Irwin..Global Wrestling Federation:
  • June 28, 1991– Global Wrestling Federation: Bill Irwin defeated Fantasma..
  • July 5, 1991– GWF: Gary Young & Brian Adias defeated Bill Irwin & Randy Rhodes..
  • July 12, 1991– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated Khris Germany..
  • July 27, 1991– GWF: Bill Irwin & Johnny Ace beat Avenger & Jeff Gaylord..
  • August 2, 1991– GWF: Handsome Stranger defeated Bill Irwin..
  • August 9, 1991– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated Terry Daniels..
  • August 23, 1991– GWF: Chris Walker & Steve Simpson defeated Bill Irwin & Sweet Daddy Falcone..
  • September 6, 1991– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated El Diablo..
  • September 27, 1991– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated Tug Taylor..
  • October 11, 1991– GWF: John Tatum defeated Bill Irwin..
  • November 1, 1991– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated Scott Anthony..
  • November 15, 1991– GWF: John Tatum & Rod Price defeated Bill Irwin & Black Bart..
  • December 13, 1991– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated Sweet Daddy Falcone..
  • January 3, 1992– GWF: Bill Irwin & Black Bart beat Steven Dane & Barry Horowitz to retain the GWF Tag titles..
  • January 24, 1992– GWF: Black Bart defeated Bill Irwin in a 10 Count Knockout Match..
  • February 21, 1992– Global Wrestling Federation: Bill Irwin participated in an Elimination Match..
  • ~~~Bill Irwin & Scott Putski & Terry Garvin & Gary Young beat Black Bart & John Tatum & Steven Dane & Rod Price..
  • March 6, 1992– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated Bull Pain..
  • April 3, 1992– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated Big Bad John in a Double Pole Match..
  • April 24, 1992– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated The Viper..
  • May 15, 1992– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated J.R Stryker..
  • June 19, 1992– GWF: Johnny Mantell defeated Bill Irwin in a “Loser Leaves GWF” Match..
  • January 22, 1993– GWF: Super Destroyer (Bill Irwin) defeated Chaz..
  • February 21, 1993– WCW Super Brawl: Davey Boy Smith defeated Bill Irwin..
  • February 23, 1993– WCW: Dustin Rhodes defeated Bill Irwin..
  • July 1, 1994: GWF: Bill Irwin & Black Bart defeated Rick Garren & Devon Michaels..
  • July 15, 1994– GWF: Bill Irwin defeated Michael Hayes..
  • August 12, 1994– GWF: Jimmy Garvin, Michael Hayes & Terry Gordy defeated Bill Irwin, Black Bart & Moadib..World Wrestling Federation – The Goon:
  • Mid-90s: Bill Irwin had a brief stint in the WWF, using a hockey player gimmick, named “The Goon”..
  • July 22, 1996– WWF RAW: Marc Mero defeated The Goon (Bill Irwin).
  • September 29, 1996– WWF: Barry Windham defeated The Goon..
  • November 18, 1996– WWF: Flash Funk defeated The Goon..Retirement:
  • Wild Bill Irwin reportedly runs a wrestling school in Duluth, Minnesota..
  • April 1, 2001–WrestleMania X-Seven: The Goon competed in a gimmick battle royal which was won by The Iron Sheik.
  • December 10, 2007–RAW 15th Anniversary: The Goon participated in a special Battle Royal featuring past RAW Super Stars!