Buck Robley

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Title History

  • NWA Western States Tag Team titles w/Hank James defeating Moose Morowski and Ricky Romero (July 1973);
  • NWA (Tri State) United States Tag Team titles w/Bob Slaughter defeating Buddy Roberts and Jerry Brown (March 29, 1976);
  • NWA (Central States) World Tag Team titles w/Crusher Blackwell (1977);
  • NWA (Central States) World Tag Team titles w/Blue Yankee defeating Kevin Sullivan and Ken Lucas (1978);
  • NWA Central States Heavyweight title defeating Doug Gilbert (October 7, 1978);
  • NWA Louisiana Tag Team titles w/Bill Watts defeating The Angel and The Assassin (1979);
  • NWA (Tri State) United States Tag Team titles w/Bill Watts defeating The Angel and The Assassin (July 21, 1979);
  • Mid South Tag Team titles w/Bill Watts defeating Bob Sweetan and Mike George (November 12, 1979);
  • Mid South Tag Team titles w/Junk Yard Dog defeating Michael Hayes and Terry Gordy (April 6, 1980);
  • NWA (Southeastern) Alabama Heavyweight title defeating Rick Harris (July 1983);
  • NWA Central States Television Title (January 18, 1984);

Career Highlights

  • Buck Robley was given the nickname “Yellow Belly” because of the cowardous heel character he played.
  • ~~~Part of the gimmick was that he wore a yellow shirt that said “Don’t Call Me Yellow”.
  • Buck Robley made the trasition from wrestler to manager in the Amarillo promotion where he managed Lorenzo Parente and Bobby Hart.
  • Buck Robley spends his retirement old age time hanging with his buddies in a bar in Bossier City called Crickets.
  • Buck Robley passed away on May 28, 2013.