The official logo for NWA: WCW Halloween Havoc'90. (Photo Credit: WWE)
The official logo for NWA: WCW Halloween Havoc’90. (Photo Credit: WWE)

OCTOBER 27, 1990

  1. Ricky Morton and “Wildfire” Tommy Rich defeated The Midnight Express (“Beautiful” Bobby Eaton & “Sweet” Stan Lane) [with: James E. Cornette] when Rich pinned Lane after hitting him with Cornette’s tennis racket while The Southern Boys (Steve Armstrong & Tracy Smothers) distracted the referee.
  2. The Fabulous Freebirds (Michael”P.S.”Hayes & “Gorgeous” Jimmy Garvin) [with: Little Richard Marley] defeated The Renegade Warriors (Chris & Mark Youngblood) when Garvin pinned Mark Youngblood.
  3. NWA United States Tag Team Champions: The Steiner Brothers (Rick & Scott Steiner) defeated The Nasty Boys (Knobbs & Sags) to retain the NWA United States Tag Team Championship when Scott pinned Sags.
  4. NWA World Tag Team Champions: Doom (Butch Reed & Ron Simmons) [with: “The Godfather of Professional Wrestling” Theodore R. Long] battled NWA World Television Champion: “The Enforcer” Arn Anderson & “Nature Boy” Ric Flair to a double count-out.
  5. Stan Hansen pinned NWA United States Heavyweight Champion: “The Total Package” Lex Luger to win the NWA United States Heavyweight Championship.
  6. NWA World Heavyweight Champion: Sting pinned Sid Vicious to retain the NWA World Heavyweight Championship.  During the match, Sting and Vicious were fighting in the crowd and when they returned, Sting attempted a bodyslam but Vicious adjusted his weight and fell on top of him to pin the champion.  But then when a different Sting came to the ring with a rope attached to his wrist, it was revealed that Vicious pinned a fake Sting and the referee allowed the match to continue.

NWA: WCW Halloween Havoc’90 Credits:
Executive Producer – Jim Herd
Producers – Keith Mitchell, Jim Ross
Director – Craig Leathers
Associate Director – Dan Bynum
Technical Director – Rodney O’Rear
Audio – Mardy Beeson, Bruce Greenhut, Mark Harper
Electronic Graphics – Bill Rennolds
Creative Design – James Burns
Video – Craig Marlow, Dave Greany
Videotape – Al Maxwell, Ken Horstmann
Camera – Jeanne Anderson, Jackie Crockett, Carlos Matthews, Wade Bobbitt, Rick Rieger, Oz Coleman, Pat Rondou
Steadicam – Steve Shepard
Steadicam Assistant – Stanley Taitt, John McCreadie
Camera & Production Support – Bill Tinsley, Neal Pruitt
Production Manager – Bob Smith
Unit Manager – Lee Estroff
Engineer In Charge – Bill Kieri
Stage Manager – Chris Huber
Post Production – Rob Wright, Kemper Rogers
Grips – James R. Busch, Bob Hull
Special Events Director – David F. Crockett
Stage Production – Theatrical Stage Employees Union Local No. 2
Lighting by – TTF Lighting
Lighting Director – Russ Morris, Joe Schweickert
Automated Lighting – Pan Command
House Audio – Seriously Sound, Inc., Randall Malone
Transmission by – Illinois Bell Program Services
Special Thanks – UIC Pavilion (Chicago, Illinois)

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