CARDS AND RESULTS
January 1, 1971 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Bob Griffin versus Silento
Rodriguez > Skandor Akbar over Chief Little Eagle > Michel Dubois over Doug Gilbert (01) > Jack Dalton (02) & Jim Dalton over Mr. Ito (01) & the Great Ota > Bobby
Shane and Luke Graham went to a draw > Ray Gunkel & Freddie Blassie & El Mongol over Buddy Colt & the Assassins (01) (Assassin #1 (01) & Assassin #2 (01)) /
Notes: Charlie Harben and Charlie Smith were credited as being referees for this card. Homer O’Dell managed Colt. It was announced that the appeal filed by O’Dell to
uphold the decision in which Colt lost the Georgia Heavyweight Title to Gunkel on November 27, 1970, and the investigation led Jones to declare the title vacant.
According to the program for this card, “Atlanta TV Wrestling”, hosted by Ed Capral, has moved back to Channel 11’s time slot of 10:30 to 11:30 PM on Saturday nights,
though it is still taping in the afternoon. Little Eagle participated in an autograph session for fans.

January 2, 1971 (Saturday) – Atlanta, GA – WQXI Studios (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Bob Griffin and Michel Dubois went to a
draw > Bobby Shane over Buddy Colt by disqualification > Jack Dalton (02) & Jim Dalton over Mr. Ito (01) & the Great Ota / Notes: This was taped for the “Atlanta TV
Wrestling” television program hosted by Ed Capral. Homer O’Dell managed Colt.

January 2, 1971 (Saturday) – Griffin, GA – Griffin-Barnesville Sports Palace (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) Notes: Although we have no
detailed information about this card at this time, it was reported that the Assassins (01) (Assassin #1 (01) & Assassin #2 (01)) injured Chief Little Eagle.

January 5, 1971 (Tuesday) – Macon, GA – Macon Coliseum (Fred Ward – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Skandor Akbar over Doug Gilbert (01) > Kubla
Khan over Bob Griffin > Paul DeMarco and Luke Graham went to a draw > Bob Armstrong & El Mongol over the Assassins (01) (Assassin #1 (01) & Assassin #2 (01)) /
Notes: Jack Crawford managed Khan.

January 8, 1971 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Bob Griffin over Skandor Akbar >
Michel Dubois & Fidel Castillo over Doug Gilbert (01) & Silento Rodriguez > Luke Graham versus El Mongol ended in a no contest > Kubla Khan over Bobby Shane >
Buddy Colt and Paul DeMarco went to a draw > Ray Gunkel & Buddy Fuller over the Assassins (01) (Assassin #1 (01) & Assassin #2 (01)) / Notes: Dubois and Castillo
were being billed as European Tag Team Champions. Jack Crawford managed Khan. Homer O’Dell managed Colt. Charlie Smith and Leo Garibaldi were credited as
being referees for this card. It was announced that Bobo Brazil would be wrestling in Atlanta soon. Gilbert participated in an autograph session for fans.

January 9, 1971 (Saturday) – Atlanta, GA – WQXI Studios (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Kubla Khan over Jim Dalton by
disqualification > Michel Dubois & Fidel Castillo and Bobby Shane & Doug Gilbert (01) went to a draw / Notes: This was taped for the “Atlanta TV Wrestling” television
program hosted by Ed Capral. Jack Crawford managed Khan.

January 12, 1971 (Tuesday) – Macon, GA – Macon Coliseum (Fred Ward – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Skandor Akbar and Bob Griffin went to a draw
at 15:00 > Kubla Khan over Tim Geohagen > Paul DeMarco versus Luke Graham ended in a no contest > Macon Tag Team Title Match: Bob Armstrong & El Mongol over
the Assassins (01) (Assassin #1 (01) & Assassin #2 (01))* to win the title / Notes: There were two referees for the DeMarco-Graham match. The Assassins had been
the reigning Macon Tag Team Champions since they went over Armstrong and DeMarco on December 15, 1970, in Macon. Jack Crawford managed Khan.

January 15, 1971 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Skandor Akbar over Silento
Rodriguez > Michel Dubois & Fidel Castillo over Jack Dalton (02) & Jim Dalton > One-Night Tournament: Buddy Colt over Bob Griffin to advance; El Mongol over Kubla
Khan to advance; Paul DeMarco over Luke Graham by disqualification to advance; Colt over Mongol by forfeit to advance; and DeMarco over Colt to win the tournament >
Georgia Tag Team Title Match: the Assassins (01) (Assassin #1 (01) & Assassin #2 (01))* versus Ray Gunkel & Buddy Fuller ended in a no contest; the Assassins
retained the title / Notes: The tournament was to determine a challenger to wrestle the NWA World Heavyweight Champion on January 22, 1971. Following the Colt-
Mongol tournament match, Mongol had to be carried from the ring. Homer O’Dell managed Colt. The Assassins had been the reigning Georgia Tag Team Champions
since they went over Mr. Ito (01) and the Great Ota in a tournament final on October 16, 1970, in Atlanta. Jack Crawford managed Khan. It was announced that Nick
Bockwinkel and Joe Flaherty would be wrestling in Atlanta soon. DeMarco participated in an autograph session for fans.

January 16, 1971 (Saturday) – Atlanta, GA – WQXI Studios (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Jim Wilson over Luke Graham by
disqualification > Paul DeMarco over Mr. Ito (01) > Michel Dubois & Fidel Castillo and Jack Dalton (02) & Jim Dalton went to a draw / Notes: This was taped for the
“Atlanta TV Wrestling” television program hosted by Ed Capral.

January 19, 1971 (Tuesday) – Macon, GA – Macon Coliseum (Fred Ward – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Jim Wilson over Kubla Khan by
disqualification > Bob Griffin over Mr. Ito (01) > Assassin #2 (01) over Joe Flaherty > Bob Armstrong & Bob Griffin & Joe Flaherty & Jim Wilson over Kubla Khan & Mr. Ito
(01) & the Assassins (01) (Assassin #1 (01) & Assassin #2 (01)) > Texas Death Match: Luke Graham over Paul DeMarco / Notes: Jack Crawford managed Khan.

January 22, 1971 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Paul Jones Sports Arena (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Luke Graham over Joe Flaherty >
Michel Dubois & Fidel Castillo over Silento Rodriguez & Sabu Singh > Buddy Colt over Bob Griffin > the Assassins (01) (Assassin #1 (01) & Assassin #2 (01)) over Jack
Dalton (02) & Jim Dalton > NWA World Heavyweight Title Match: Dory Funk, Jr.,* over Paul DeMarco to retain the title / Notes: It was reported that DeMarco created a gash
above Funk, Jr.’s right eye that required ten stitches. Funk, Jr., had been the reigning NWA World Heavyweight Champion since he went over Gene Kiniski on February
11, 1969, in Tampa, FL. Homer O’Dell managed Colt. Funk, Jr., participated in an autograph session for fans.

January 23, 1971 (Saturday) – Atlanta, GA – WQXI Studios (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Jim Wilson over Nick Adams > Michel
Dubois & Fidel Castillo over Tim Geohagen & Silento Rodriguez > Buddy Colt over Sabu Singh / Notes: This was taped for the “Atlanta TV Wrestling” television program
hosted by Ed Capral. Homer O’Dell managed Colt.

January 26, 1971 (Tuesday) – Macon, GA – Macon Coliseum (Fred Ward – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Mr. Ito (01) & the Great Ota over Joe Flaherty &
Jim Wilson > Bob Armstrong over Skandor Akbar by disqualification > Bob Griffin over Buddy Colt by disqualification > Fence Match (No Time Limit): Luke Graham over
Paul DeMarco / Notes: Homer O’Dell managed Colt.

January 29, 1971 (Friday) – Atlanta, GA – Atlanta Municipal Auditorium (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Jim Wilson over Mr. Ito (01) >
the Great Ota over Joe Flaherty > Skandor Akbar & Kubla Khan over Jack Dalton (02) & Jim Dalton > Bob Griffin and Luke Graham went to a draw > Michel Dubois & Fidel
Castillo versus the Assassins (01) (Assassin #1 (01) & Assassin #2 (01)) ended in a no contest > Buddy Colt over Paul DeMarco / Notes: During the Dubois/Castillo-
Assassins match, Assassin #1 opened up a major cut on Castillo that left blood all over the ring. Jack Crawford managed Khan. Homer O’Dell managed Colt. It was
announced there would be a tournament held for the vacant Georgia Heavyweight Title on February 5, 1971. The title had been vacant since the NWA reportedly
recommended such action following an appeal filed by O’Dell and Colt after Colt seemingly lost the title to Ray Gunkel on November 27, 1970. The Daltons participated
in an autograph session for fans.

January 30, 1971 (Saturday) – Atlanta, GA – WQXI Studios (Paul Jones (01) – Promoter / Georgia Championship Wrestling) > Kubla Khan over Billy Spears > El Mongol
over Luke Graham by disqualification > Jim Wilson over Gene Bobo / Notes: This was taped for the “Atlanta TV Wrestling” television program hosted by Ed Capral. Jack
Crawford managed Khan.
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