New Zealand Heavyweight title (3 times 1963, ’64, ’84);
British Empire/Commonwealth Heavyweight title (8 times);
NWA Australasian title (1964);
Australasian Tag Team titles;
Steve Rickard is a former policeman turned wrestler and wrestling promoter who bought the Hutt Park Hotel (in Wellington, NZ)..
Steve Rickard won the New Zealand Heavyweight title 3 times defeating Al Hobman, Peter Maivia and Siva Afi..
Steve Richard won the British Empire/Commonwealth Heavyweight Championship an incredible 8 times!
1964: Steve Rickard defeated Peter Maivia for the NWA Australasian Title in Auckland, New Zealand..
Steve Rickard & Mark Lewin beat King Kamaka & Hiro Sasake for the Australasian Tag Team titles..
Steve Rickard became the promoter the NWA New Zealand promotion..
Early 1990s: Steve Rickard promoted the Main Event, a New Zealand TV Show that showcased local New Zealand talent..
~~~As well as international names such as the Nasty Boys, Siva Afi, The Bull (Mr. Hughes), The Terminator (Johnny Ace)..
~~~As well as Lou Perez, the Mongolian Mauler, the Russian Brute, Al Green and more..
1991: Steve Rickard (the guest ring announcer) was viciously attacked by the Mongolian Mauler in the conclusion of a match..
~~~The Mongolian Mauler had just gotten pinned by Siva Afi in the finals of a tournament..
October 2004: Steve Rickard is promoting a show on December 12 at Singapore Indoor Stadium..
~~~featuring Barbarian, Honky Tonk Man, Dusty Wolfe and Warlord, and “the first cage match in Singapore in 10 Years”..
2005: Steve Rickard is currently living with his wife Lorraine in Oriental Bay, Wellington, New Zealand..
~~~He still runs the occassional wrestling show in Asia..