Nothing in this world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not: nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not: the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Crockett Cup '85: Fantasy Wrestling Tournament Coming Soon!
I'm excited to announce I'm contributing a special series for one of my favorite wrestling sites, the Mid-Atlantic Gateway.
It’s time to take a look at one of wrestling’s biggest events from the mid-80s and see what they might have been like with a few historical alterations.
What if Jim Crockett Promotions hosted its tag team tournament the Crockett Cup in 1985 and included teams from promotions outside the National Wrestling Alliance (“NWA”)? First, let’s take a look at the tournament itself.