WWF The Wrestling Classic

1985 World Wrestling Federation pay-per-view event

WWF The Wrestling Classic was a professional wrestling pay-per-view (PPV) event made by the World Wrestling Federation (WWF). It was held on November 7, 1985 at the Rosemont Horizon in Rosemont, Illinois. The main event of the PPV was the finals of a 16-man tournament and saw Junkyard Dog defeat Randy Savage.

WWF The Wrestling Classic
PromotionWorld Wrestling Federation
DateNovember 7, 1985
VenueRosemont Horizon
CityRosemont, Illinois
Pay-per-view chronology
WrestleMania WWF The Wrestling Classic WrestleMania 2


# Results Matches[1] Times
1 Adrian Adonis (with Jimmy Hart) defeated Corporal Kirchner First Round Tournament match 03:22
2 The Dynamite Kid defeated Nikolai Volkoff 00:09
3 Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated Ivan Putski 02:47
4 Ricky Steamboat defeated Davey Boy Smith 02:53
5 Junkyard Dog defeated The Iron Sheik 03:27
6 Moondog Spot defeated Terry Funk (with Jimmy Hart) by countout 00:27
7 Tito Santana defeated The Magnificent Muraco (with Mr. Fuji) 04:16
8 Paul Orndorff defeated Bob Orton by disqualification 06:27
9 The Dynamite Kid defeated Adrian Adonis (with Jimmy Hart) Quarter Final Tournament Match 06:00
10 Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated Ricky Steamboat 04:00
11 The Junkyard Dog defeated Moondog Spot 00:45
12 Tito Santana fought Paul Orndorff to a double count-out 08:00
13 Hulk Hogan (c) defeated Roddy Piper by disqualification Singles match for the WWF Championship 07:00
14 Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated The Dynamite Kid Semi Final Tournament match 05:00
15 The Junkyard Dog defeated Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) by count out Tournament Finals match 09:00


Pin Pinfall Sub Submission CO Countout DCO Double countout DQ Disqualification Ref Referee's decision
First round Quarterfinals Semi-finals Finals
Adrian Adonis   4:00  
Corporal Kirchner Pin
Adrian Adonis   6:00  
The Dynamite Kid     Pin
The Dynamite Kid     0:06
Nikolai Volkoff Pin
The Dynamite Kid       5:00  
Randy Savage Pin
Ivan Putski 3:00
Randy Savage Pin
Randy Savage 4:00
Ricky Steamboat Pin
Davey Boy Smith 3:00
Ricky Steamboat Ref
Randy Savage   9:00  
The Junkyard Dog      CO
The Iron Sheik Pin
The Junkyard Dog 3:00
The Junkyard Dog 0:45
Moondog Spot Pin
Terry Funk 0:17
Moondog Spot CO
The Junkyard Dog
Don Muraco 4:00
Tito Santana Pin
Tito Santana 8:00
Paul Orndorff DCO
Paul Orndorff 7:00
Bob Orton, Jr. DQ


  1. "WWF The Wrestling Classic Results". The Internet Wrestling Database. Retrieved 2014-06-25.