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 - Harley Race, Negro Slate Chain Match Local...
Harley Race, Negro Slate Chain Match Local grapple fans are going to be hard pressed in deciding who to cheer for as Mad Dog Harley Race and Ciclon Negro collide in a Russian chain match as the main event of International City Wrestling Club's weekly mat menu at 8:30 p.m. Monday in the Coliseum. Coliseum. Race and Negro probably don't have .more than : half "a dozen supporters be t w e e n them : among Coliseum regu-. lars. Both have seemingly vied, for the dubious honor of being the most hated grappler on the local mat scene. CHAIN MATCH rules call for the two battlers to be tethered tethered at the wrists by a 10-foot length of light steel chain. The " only things which will bring a reaction from the referee are eye gouging, choking, and hitting hitting below the belt. Otherwise, anything goes. In order to win, one of the brawlers must deck his opponent, opponent, and then using the chair, drag him. around the ring successively successively touching all four ring posts. J, C. Dykes brings his Infernos Infernos back fur a semi-final shot at Ricky Romero nd Mr. Wrestling Wrestling in Monday's semi-final which is set for two of three falls with a 45-minute limit. THE INFERNOS last Monday Monday were defeated by Romero and El Santo before 7,323 fans, probably the largest wrestling crowd ever assembled in El Paso. Bob Roop, the ex-Olympic wrestler- will face Dan Duffy in the evening's special attraction. attraction. Roop has yet to be defeated defeated since turning pro, although he was nearly taken to a draw by Mr. Wrestling last week here in El Paso. The one fall opener will send Farmer Luke Brown against Ron Paul.

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  1. El Paso Herald-Post,
  2. 10 Jul 1971, Sat,
  3. Page 11

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