01/10/57 01/17/57 01/24/57 01/31/57 02/07/57 02/14/57 02/21/57 02/28/57 03/07/57 03/14/57
03/21/57 04/04/57 04/11/57 04/25/57 08/15/57 08/22/57 08/29/57 09/05/57 09/12/57 09/19/57
09/26/57 10/03/57 10/17/57 10/31/57 11/07/57 11/14/57 11/21/57 11/28/57 _ _





No Show Scheduled: January 3, 1957 at the Sports Arena










January 10, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Johnny Gates drew Billy Fox.

  2. Mr. Michigan beat Steve Zold.

  3. Joe McCarthy & Jack Steele beat Lou Papineau & Juan Spindola in three falls.
    • Papineau & Spindola beat McCarthy & Steele.
    • McCarthy & Steele beat Papineau & Spindola.
    • McCarthy & Steele beat Papineau & Spindola.
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January 17, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Buck Lipscomb beat Juan Spindola.

  2. Lou Papineau beat Joe McCarthy.

  3. Billy Fox & Frank Thompson beat Jack Wentworth & Steve Zold.
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January 24, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Jack Wentworth drew Joe McCarthy (60:00).

  2. Lou Papineau & Pierre Moquin beat Jack Steele & Hans Von Schupp.

  3. Paul Bunyan beat Hans Von Schupp.
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January 31, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Hans Von Schupp beat Joe McCarthy.

  2. Paul Bunyan beat Hans Hermann.

  3. Boris & Nicoli Volkoff beat Jack Wentworth & Lou Papineau in two straight falls.
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February 7, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Jack Wentworth vs. Pierre Moquin.

  2. Joe McCarthy vs. Lou Papineau in three falls.

  3. Reggie & Stan Lisowski vs. Boris & Nicoli Volkoff Bros in three falls.
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February 14, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Johnny Gates vs. Dick Garza.

  2. Nicoli Zolotoff vs. Scotty Campbell.

  3. Lou Papineau & Pierre Moquin vs. Jack Wentworth & Joe McCarthy.
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February 21, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Johnny Gates vs. The Black Panther.

  2. Dick Garza vs. Joe McCarthy.

  3. Boris & Nicoli Volkoff vs. Carl Engstrom & Jack Wentworth.
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February 28, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. George Graham beat Al Warshawsky.

  2. Joe Smith beat Arvid Sias.

  3. Jack Wentworth & Pierre Moquin beat Joe McCarthy & Nicoli Volkoff.
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March 7, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Jack Wentworth beat Hans Von Schupp in three falls.

  2. Pierre Moquin & Paul Bunyan beat Joe McCarty & Jack Steele in three falls.

  3. The Black Panther beat George Graham in three falls.
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March 14, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Arvid Sias beat Joe Smith.

  2. Pierre Moquin & The Black Panther beat Jack Wentworth & George Graham.

  3. Dick Torio beat Joe McCarthy in three falls.
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March 21, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Steve Zold beat The Black Panther.

  2. Pierre Moquin & Billy Sharburg beat Jan Madrid & Steve Zold in three falls.
    • Madrid & Zold beat Moquin & Sharburg.
    • Moquin & Sharberg beat Madrid & Zold.
    • Moquin & Sharburg beat Madrid & Zold.

  3. Dick Torio beat Lou Papineau (19:00) in two straight falls.
    • Torio beat Papineau (13:00).
    • Torio beat Papineau (19:00).
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April 4, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Lou Papineau & Billy Sharburg beat Jan Madrid & George Graham in three falls.
    • Papineau & Sharburg beat Madrid & Graham.
    • Madrid & Graham beat Papineau & Sharburg.
    • Papineau & Sharburg beat Madrid & Graham.

  2. Cowboy Bradley beat Tony Roe in three falls.
    • Roe beat Bradley.
    • Bradley beat Roe.
    • Bradley beat Roe.

  3. Dick Torio beat Arvid Sias.
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April 11, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Billy Sharburg beat Jack Steele in two straight falls.

  2. Ethel Johnson & Kitty Powell beat Babs Wingo & Joyce Bragg in three falls.
    • Wingo & Bragg beat Johnson & Powell.
    • Johnson & Powell beat Wingo & Bragg.
    • Johnson & Powell beat Wingo & Bragg.

  3. Dick Torio beat Juan Madrid in two straight falls.
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April 25, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Joe Smith beat Jan Madrid.

  2. Babs Wingo beat Vicki Lynn.

  3. Joe Smith & Billy Sharburg beat Jan Madrid & Arvid Sias.

  4. Vicky Lynn & Ethel Johnson beat Babs Wingo & Betty Hawkins.
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August 15, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Buddy Rogers NC Billy Darnell.
Note: This show was said to be the return of wrestling to the Sports Arena.

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August 22, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Rocco Colombo vs. The Mighty Zorro.

  2. MWA Junior Heavyweight Champ Paul DeGalles vs. Silent Mortimer.

  3. Bearcat Wright vs. Jack Vansky.

  4. Billy Darnell vs. The Dark Secret in three falls.
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August 29, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. American Tag Champs Ray Stevens & Edmund Francis vs. Rocco Colombo & Bearcat Wright.

  2. George Bollas vs. The Mighty Zorro.

  3. Billy Darnell beat The Dark Secret in two straight falls.
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September 5, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Chief White Owl beat Frank Allman.

  2. Bearcat Wright beat Chris Averoff.

  3. Bearcat Wright beat George Bollas.

  4. American Champ Buddy Rogers beat Billy Darnell in three falls. There are no records of a title by this name, but Rogers was the Eastern States champ at the time.
    • Darnell beat Rogers (7:00).
    • Rogers beat Darnell (13:00).
    • Darnell forfeited the third fall.
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September 12, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Fritz Von Goering beat Chief White Owl.

  2. The Mighty Zorro beat Jack Vansky.

  3. Nell Stewart beat Elaine Ellis in two straight falls.

  4. Buddy Rogers NC Bearcat Wright in three falls.
    • Wright beat Rogers (0:45).
    • Roger beat Wright (10:45).
    • Rogers NC Wright.
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September 19, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Irish Mike McGee drew Chris Averoff.

  2. The Mighty Zorro vs. Buddy Rosen.

  3. Chet Wallick NC Fritz Von Goering.

  4. Bearcat Wright beat Buddy Rogers in three falls. Joe Walcott was the referee. This was billed as a title match.
    • Rogers beat Wright.
    • Wright beat Rogers.
    • Wright beat Rogers.
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September 26, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Prelim match.

  2. Prelim match.

  3. Prelim match.

  4. ??? Champ Bearcat Wright vs. The Mighty Zorro in three falls.
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October 3, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Paul DeGalles beat Chief White Owl in three falls.

  2. Billy Darnell & Chet Wallick beat Fritz Von Goering & Chris Averoff in two straight falls.

  3. Bearcat Wright NC The Mighty Zorro in three falls.
    • Wright beat Zorro.
    • Zorro beat Wright.
    • Wright NC Zorro.
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October 17, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Johnny Valentine beat Chet Wallick.

  2. Billy Darnell beat Charlie Hoover.

  3. Fritz Von Goering beat Bearcat Wright in two straight falls.

  4. Buddy Rogers beat the Mighty Zorro in two straight falls.
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October 31, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Farmer Samson beat Bill Scholl.


    Edmund Francis beat Buddy Rosen.


    Frankie Talaber beat Paul DeGalles.

  2. Fritz Von Goering beat Buddy Rogers via DQ.
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November 7, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Lee Chona LeClair beat Teresa Thies.

  2. Buddy Rosen drew Irish Mike McGee (30:00).

  3. Johnny Barend beat George Drake.

  4. Buddy Rogers beat Fritz Von Goering in three falls.
    • Goering beat Rogers.
    • Rogers beat Goering.
    • Rogers beat Goering.
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November 14, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Buddy Rosen beat Irish Mike McGee via DQ.

  2. Billy Darnell & Bob McCune beat Charlie Hoover & Shag Thomas.

  3. Johnny Barend beat Fritz Von Goering.
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November 21, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Farmer Samson beat Shag Thomas.

  2. Johnny Barend beat Edmund Francis.

  3. Ivan Bornov & Fozo Malenko beat Billy Darnell & Bob McCune.
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November 28, 1957 in Toledo, OH
Sports Arena drawing ???
  1. Lee Chona LaClair beat Techmukaza.

  2. Betty Garcia beat Lola LaRay.

  3. Lola LaRay & Techmukaza beat Betty Garcia & Lee Chona LaClair.

  4. Johnny Barend & FarmerBrenner beat Ivan Bornov & Fozo Malenko.
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