January 24, 1988 – Hamilton, Ontario – Copps Coliseum
SINGLES MATCH Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat defeated “Ravishing” Rick Rude by DQ:
OH STAGE “Mean” Gene Okerland & Jesse Ventura & Dino Bravo & Frenchy Martin: Dino Bravo lifted 715 lbs for a new world’s record for bench pressing. The controversy followed with accusations that the spotter (Jesse Ventura) helped Dino Bravo with the lift!
WWF WOMENS TAG TEAM TITLE 2/3 FALLS MATCH The Jumping Bomb Angels (Noriyoi Tateno & Itsuki Yamazaki) defeated The Glamour Girls (Leilani Kai & Judy Martin) to win the WWF Women’s Tag Team titles:
ROYAL RUMBLE MATCH “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan won the Royal Rumble last eliminating the One Man Gang:
TAG TEAM 2/3 FALLS MATCH The Islanders (Haku & Tama) defeated The Young Stallions (Paul Roma & Jim Powers) in 2 straight falls:
IN THE RING (CONTRACT SIGNING) “Mean” Gene Okerland & “President” Jack Tunney & Hulk Hogan & Andre The Giant & Ted DiBiase: Andre The Giant played head-games with Hulk Hogan by taking his time in signing the contract. Ted DiBiase stood behind Andre The Giant, still vowing to buy his way to the WWF championship.