Mike Sharpe

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Title History

 

  • NWA (Vancouver) Pacific Coast Heavyweight title defeating Guy Mitchell (June 27, 1977);
  • NWA (Vancouver) Canadian Tag Team titles w/Black Avenger defeating Eric Froelich & Guy Mitchell (October 3, 1977);
  • NWA (Vancouver) Canadian Tag Team titles w/Salvatore Martino defeating Iron Sheik & Texas Outlaw (October 9, 1978);
  • Mid South Brass Knuckles title defeating Ron Bass (????, 1979);
  • Mid South Louisiana Heavyweight title defeating Mike George (September 5, 1979);
  • Mid South Mississippi Heavyweight title defeating Mike George (September 19, 1979);
  • Mid South Mississippi Heavyweight title defeating Mike George (January 17, 1980);
  • Stampede International Tag Team titles w/Duke Myers defeating Bobby & Leo Burke (Febuary 28, 1981);
  • Mid South Louisiana Heavyweight title defeating Killer Khan (August 18, 1982);
  • NWA Mid America Heavyweight title defeating Korstia Korchenko (December 17, 1984);

 

Career Highlights

Canada’s Greatest Athlete:

  • Mike Sharpe is the son and nephew of tag greats Mike & Ben Sharpe..
  • Mike Sharpe is the self-proclaimed ‘Canada’s Greatest Athlete’ (stolen gimmick from Gene Kiniski)..World Wrestling Federation – “Iron” Mike Sharpe:
  • Mike Sharpe was briefly pushed in the WWF in the mid 80s, fans would yell “WIMP” at Sharpe..
  • Mike Sharpe wore a leather band on his right arm — allegedly to help heal an injury — and used a forearm smash..
  • ~~~Commentators in the WWF later joked that he had the slowest healing injury in sports history..
  • May 2, 1987 – WWF @ Boston Garden: Iron Mike Sharpe defeated Sivi Afi..
  • October 16, 1987 – WWF @ Madison Square Garden: Ivan Putski defeated Iron Mike Sharpe..
  • February 6, 1988 – WWF @ Boston Garden: Sam Houston defeated Iron Mike Sharpe..
  • February 6, 1988 – WWF @ Philadelphia Spectrum: Iron Mike Sharpe defeated Brady Boone using the loaded forearm support..
  • Mike Sharpe is best known as the WWF’s loudest jobber, but was a champion wrestler in several territories..World Wrestling Federation – “Iron” Mike Sharpe:
  • February 1, 1993 – WWF RAW: High Energy (Owen Hart & Koko B. Ware) beat Mike Sharpe & Glen Ruth..
  • February 15, 1993 – WWF RAW: Iron Mike Sharpe competed in a battle royal won by Razor Ramon..
  • May 10, 1993 – WWF RAW: Mr. Perfect defeated Iron Mike Sharpe..
  • June 28, 1993 – WWF RAW: The Smoking Gunns defeated Iron Mike Sharpe & Barry Horowitz..
  • August 16, 1993 – WWF RAW: Men on a Mission defeated Iron Mike Sharpe & Barry Horowitz..
  • October 18, 1993 – WWF RAW: Tatanka defeated Iron Mike Sharpe..
  • March 07, 1994 – WWF RAW: Doink the Clown defeated Mike Sharpe..
  • July 04, 1994 – WWF RAW: Duke “The Dumpster” Droese defeated Iron Mike Sharpe..
  • May 15, 1995 – WWF RAW: Man Mountain Rock defeated Iron Mike Sharpe..Retirement:
  • Mike Sharpe has been training wrestlers in New Jersey in the 90s..
  • Iron Mike Sharpe is having kidney problems that have kept him hospitalized in Canada for the past four months..

 

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