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Joe Tomasso


Title History

 

  • NWA (Gulf Coast) Southern Tag Team titles w/Pancho Villa defeating Joe Scarpa & Lee Fields (May 1, 1963);
  • WWA (Indianapolis) World Tag Team titles w/Assassin (Guy Mitchell) defeating Boris & Nicoli Volkoff (July 17, 1965);
  • WWA (Indianapolis) World Tag Team titles w/Assassin (Guy Mitchell) defeating Moose Cholak & Wilbur Snyder (March 3, 1966);
  • WWA (Indianapolis) World Tag Team titles w/Assassin (Guy Mitchell) defeating Dick the Bruiser & Wilbur Snyder (June 25, 1966);
  • Stampede International Tag Team titles w/Earl Black won a tournament (July 9, 1971);
  • Stampede International Tag Team titles w/Earl Black defeating Bill Cody & Dan Kroffat (August 11, 1971);
  • Stampede International Tag Team titles w/Dave Ruhl defeating Sugi Sito & Chin Lee (May ??, 1972);
  • Stampede International Tag Team titles w/Gil Hayes defeating Lennie Hurst & Dan Kroffat (November ??, 1972);

 

Career Highlights

 

  • Joe Tomasso wrestled under a mask as The Bat..
  • Joe Tomasso achieved his greatest success while teaming with Guy Mitchell as the Midwest version of the Assassins..
  • Early 70s: Joe “Tweet Tweet” Tomasso also wrestled with great success up in Calgary in Stu Hart’s Stampede promotion..
  • April 30, 1988: Joe Tomasso (who retired from wrestling in 1976) passed away at the age of 65..