January 6, 2008–SECW: Bob Armstrong & Tommy Rich & Buff Bagwell beat Steve Lawler & Chick Donovan & Bulldog Raines -DQ..
January 20, 2008–SECW: Tommy Rich & Brad Armstrong beat Bulldog Raines & Rowdy Matiz in a West Georgia Tornado match
January 27, 2008–Southern Extreme Championship Wrestling: Tommy Rich & Kidd Body Drop beat Chick Donovan & Kidd Enigma
February 7, 2008–NAWA Ring Champions: Tommy Rich & Jimmy Powell vs. Bulldog Raines & Steve Lawler ended in a Double DQ..
February 10, 2008–Southern Extreme Championship Wrestling: Tommy Rich defeated Billy Love in Carrollton, Georgia …
February 17, 2008–Southern Extreme Championship Wrestling: Tommy Rich & The Nightmare defeated Billy Love & Sal Rinauro..
February 21, 2008–NAWA Ring Champions: Steve Lawler & Bulldog Raines (w/Jackie Rosedale) beat Tommy Rich & Kenny Arden..
March 2, 2008–SECW: Tommy Rich & Adrian Hawkins & Austin Creed defeated TC & Cody Gunn & Pretty Boy Floyd…
March 23, 2008–SECW: Tommy Rich & Chris Lightning defeated Pretty Boy Floyd & Awesome TC in Carrollton, GA…
March 28, 2008–Georgia Wrestling Promotions: Tommy Rich defeated Murder One (mystery opponent) by DQ..
April 3, 2008–Southern Extreme Championship Wrestling: Tommy Rich vs. Abdullah the Butcher ended in a Double DQ..
May 15, 2008–Georgia Pro Wrestling Association: Tommy Rich defeated the Masked Superstar in Tifton, Georgia ..
May 22, 2008–Southern Extreme Championship Wrestling: The Super Destroyer defeated Tommy Rich by DQ in Carrollton, GA..
June 5, 2008–NAWA Ring Champions: Tommy Rich & Chris Ganz defeated Jason Valentine & Air Paris in Rome, Georgia ..
June 6, 2008–NAWA Ring Champions: Tommy Rich & Bambi defeated Nigel Sherrod & Peggy Lee Leather in Cedartown, Georgia ..
July 4, 2008–Southern States Championship Wrestling: Tommy Rich took pictures and signed autographs for the fans . .
July 5, 2008–Southern States Championship Wrestling: Jarrod Michaels defeated “Wildfire” Tommy Rich by DQ..
July 6, 2008–Southern Extreme Championship Wrestling: Rob Adonis defeated Tommy Rich in Bremen, Georgia ..
October 4, 2008–Southern Championship Wrestling: Tommy “Wildfire” Rich defeated The Bounty Hunter
November 28, 2008–Southern Championship Wrestling: “Wildfire” Tommy Rich defeated The Lethal Luchador
November 29, 2008–Peachstate Wrestling Alliance: “Wildfire” Tommy Rich defeated The Lethal Luchador
August 9, 2009–JCW Bloodymania: Sabu defeated Raven w/”Wildfire” Tommy Rich.
June 5, 2010–Legends of Wrestling: Abdullah the Butcher vs. Tommy Rich ended in a Double DQ in Conyers, Georgia[Booking Information] Tommy “Wildfire” Rich, the Former NWA World Heavyweight Champion, Georgia Heavyweight Champion, USWA Heavyweight Champion and Wrestling Legend is now taking booking thru his personal email. Tommy is available for Wrestling Bookings, Personal Appearances, or Conventions. To book Tommy Rich send an email at email@example.com and he will get back to you to discuss a booking.
Tommy Rich was managed by Alexandra York (Terri Runnels), Paul E. Dangerously, Jimmy Hart..
Tommy wrestled in: Memphis,Georgia,Mid-South,AWA,NWA,WCW,ECW,All-Japan,IWA,USWA,SMW,Continental,Southeast..
Nobody can deny that Tommy Rich was one of the most popular wrestlers in the 1980s..
TeriLynn wrote: Your facts aren’t right about trainers, debuts. Although if you or anyone would like to book Tommy, you can contact me through email @ firstname.lastname@example.org. Through the past years there have been many different evaluations of Tommy Rich and based on this information there have been many misinformed people. I can honestly say no one knows the real truth of the man Tommy “Wildfire” Rich as I do. The “truths” of Tommy Rich you’re thinking how do I know? That is simple, for the past 30 years while everyone has been passing judgement I have sat idle. Now it is time for the real truth to be known. I am his friend, personal confidant, mother of his children, the Grandmother of his five grandchildren, I am his wife! TeriLynn Kateyed57@t-mail.com
Brandon Welch wrote: The last ever match between Tommy Rich and Buzz Sawyer was a closed steel cage match (with manager Paul Ellering in a little cage 30ft above the ring) called “The Last Battle of Atlanta on October 23, 1983 in the Omni. Rich won, it was a bloodbath and concluded their 18month fued. I saw Rich wrestle before and after and this match (and the fued in general) really took a lot out of him. He would go on to fued with Ted DiBiase over the Georgia National title, and have great matches (even under a mask in the amusing Mr.R story line) but he was never quite as fast or explosive as he had been when battling Sawyer. They murdered each other every night and it was unlike any wrestling conflict I have ever seen. Sawyer is one of the best wrestlers I saw, he could do a great match with a huge man like Crusher Jerry Blackwell or a ring scientist like Arn Anderson. He had the best powerslam ever, better than the Steiners. To bad he ODed at the age of 32 and is completely forgotten by many modern fans. He would have done great in a promotion like ECW because he could look fantastic in any kind of match. It would have been great to see him get a popular as Mick Foley.
July 26, 1956
Height and Weight
6'3" 240 lbs
1974 in Memphis
Mr. R (Georgia)
Thomas Rich (WCW)
The Big Don (ECW)
Lou thesz press
Spinning Toe Hold