1972 RESULTS: Hottest feud of the year -- Sheik vs Rocha

Sheik and Rocha draw three consecutive sellouts. Gardens debuts for Taro Sakuro, Terry Yorkston, Chief Jay Strongbow, Danny Hodge, Chris Colt. Final appearances of Bill Miller, Tony Baillargeon, Jack Sharkey.

All shows at Maple Leaf Gardens and promoted by Frank Tunney unless otherwise noted.

72/01/02          Att: 14,500
DEATH MATCH:
The Sheik W Lord Athol Layton5:40
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
    WDQ Bulldog Brower/Dewey Robertson10:41
Ivan Kalmikoff/Mighty Igor
D Masked Marvel/Bomber Bouchard15:00
Fabulous Kangaroos: Al Costello/
Don Kent D Ben Justice/Mighty Ursus15:00
Tony Marino/Executioner
W Lee Henning/Baron Mikel Scicluna8:10
Haystack Calhoun/Tony Parisi
W Man Mountain Cannon/Mike Loren6:13
(subs for Chris Tolos)
Midgets: Farmer Jerome/Haiti Kid
W Little Brutus/Sky Low Low
Carlos Rocha W Ben Sharkey5:57
Killer Kowalski W Jerry Gosselin2:20
Edouard Carpentier W Maxim Zaranoff5:25
Giant Jean Ferre W Mad Dog Momberg3:43
(subs for Butcher Vachon)
 
72/01/09          Att: 12,000
The Sheik W Bulldog Brower4:13
Pampero Firpo W Lou Klein1:12
Mighty Ursus/Baron Mikel Scicluna
D Mighty Igor/Ivan Kalmikoff15:00
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Executioner/Gino Brito12:54
Dewey Robertson/Haystack Calhoun
D Masked Marvel/Bomber Bouchard15:00
Fabulous Kangaroos: Al Costello/Don Kent
D Tony Parisi/Tony Marino15:00
Johnny Valentine W Lee Henning5:42
Killer Kowalski W Emile Dupre5:34
Carlos Rocha W Man Mountain Cannon3:37
Ben Justice/Tex McKenzie
W Joe Killer Christie/Mike Loren6:40
 
72/02/06          Att: 18,000
The Sheik DCOR Carlos Rocha2:22
(Rocha billed as Portugese champion)
Johnny Valentine W Joe Killer Christie5:42
Pampero Firpo W Emile Dupre0:45
Haystack Calhoun
W Man Mountain Cannon1:59
Tony Parisi/Tony Marino
D Hans Schmidt/Masked Marvel15:00
Ben Justice/Tex McKenzie
W Mike Loren/Baron Mikel Scicluna6:05
Bulldog Brower/Mighty Ursus
W Lee Henning/Lou Klein8:16
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Dewey Robertson/Mighty Igor7:09
Fabulous Kangaroos: Al Costello/Don Kent
D Jacques Rougeau/Gino Brito15:00
Raymond Rougeau D Ivan Kalmikoff15:00
 
72/02/20          Att: 18,000
The Sheik W Carlos Rocha4:18
Pampero Firpo W Mighty Ursus1:48
Fabulous Kangaroos: Al Costello/Don Kent
W Mighty Igor/Ivan Kalmikoff5:52
Ben Justice/Haystack Calhoun
W Hans Schmidt/Joe Killer Christie7:46
Jacques Rougeau/Gino Brito
W Masked Marvel/
Man Mountain Cannon15:00
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/
Hartford Love
D Bulldog Brower/Tex McKenzie15:00
Johnny Valentine W Lee Henning4:18
Chris Tolos W Lou Klein7:34
Tony Parisi W Mike Loren5:33
Baron Mikel Scicluna D Tony Marino15:00
 
72/03/05          Att: 18,000
SPECIAL REFEREE - JACK SHARKEY:
The Sheik WDQ Carlos Rocha2:55
Pampero Firpo W Arnold Skaaland1:39
Johnny Valentine W Man Mountain Cannon2:04
Mighty Igor WDQ Hans Schmidt5:03
(Igor subs for Bruno Sammartino, advertised to be making his first Toronto appearance since 1969)
Tony Parisi W Lou Klein4:54
Jacques Rougeau/Executioner
W Mike Loren/Masked Marvel7:48
Ben Justice/Haystack Calhoun
W Christopher Colt/Johnny Fargo18:50
(Greg Valentine)
Gino Brito/Tony Marino
D Chris Tolos/Lee Henning15:00
Fabulous Kangaroos: Al Costello/Don Kent
D Sweet Daddy Siki/Tex McKenzie15:00
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/
Hartford Love
D Mighty Ursus/Ivan Kalmikoff15:00
(replaces Igor)
 
72/03/19
The Sheik WCOR Pampero Firpo3:26
Danny Hodge W Johnny Fargo11:37
(Hodge billed as junior heavyweight champion; his only MLG appearance)
Carlos Rocha W Bomber Bouchard3:22
Johnny Valentine W Christopher Colt7:32
Edouard Carpentier W Lee Henning6:59
Gino Brito/Jacques Rougeau
D Bill Miller/Dan Miller15:00
Tony Parisi/Tony Marino
W Masked Marvel/Mike Loren8:55
(Loren subs for Chris Tolos)
Midgets: Joey Russell/Framer Jerome
W Sky Low Low/Frenchy Lamont (2-0)18:32
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/
Hartford Love W Lou Klein/Executioner7:52
Tex McKenzie/Ben Justice
W Hans Schmidt/Mighty Ursus8:07
 
72/04/02          Att: 14,000
The Sheik WCOR Pampero Firpo4:14
Carlos Rocha W Hans Schmidt0:06
Tony Parisi W Hells Angel8:12
Johnny Valentine W Mighty Ursus3:20
Fabulous Kangaroos: Al Costello/Don Kent
W Ivan Kalmikoff/Tex McKenzie8:29
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/
Hartford Love
W Sweet Daddy Siki/Lou Klein10:03
Lee Henning/Chris Colt
D Tony Marino/Bob Harmon15:00
Mighty Igor/Ben Justice
D Mike Loren/Man Mountain Cannon15:00
Bill Miller/Dan Miller
D Gino Brito/Tony Baillargeon15:00
Jacques Rougeau D Masked Marvel15:00
 
72/04/16          Att: 8,500
The Sheik DCOR Carlos Rocha6:10
Pampero Firpo W Gino Brito
Cowboy Bob Ellis W Joe Killer Christie2:33
Johnny Valentine W Bob Harmon4:57
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
D Stomper/Executioner15:00
Hans Schmidt/Masked Marvel
D Jacques Rougeau/Tony Baillargeon15:00
Bill Miller/Dan Miller
D Tony Marino/Tex McKenzie15:00
Tony Parisi/Ivan Kalmikoff
W Johnny Fargo/Mighty Ursus7:58
Ben Justice/Mighty Igor
W Christopher Colt/Hells Angel 112:09
The Beast W Lou Klein5:21
 
72/04/30          Att: 9,500
PORTUGESE DEATH MATCH:
The Sheik W Carlos Rocha4:40
The Beast W Mike Loren5:00
Pampero Firpo W Executioner2:10
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Ivan Kalmikoff/Stomper10:58
Ben Justice/Tex McKenzie
W Lou Klein/Christopher Colt9:08
Mighty Igor/Tony Parisi
W Johnny Fargo/Dandy Dan Miller10:28
Dewey Robertson/Tony Marino
D Hans Schmidt/Masked Marvel15:00
Lord Athol Layton W Mr. Sato10:14
Johnny Valentine W Don Serrano6:56
Cowboy Bob Ellis W Mighty Ursus3:44
 
72/05/14          Att: 10,000
The Sheik W Pampero Firpo6:57
Lord Athol Layton W Mighty Ursus1:02
Cowboy Bob Ellis W Don Fargo6:47
The Beast W Ivan Kalmikoff8:00
Johnny Valentine W Chris Colt7:32
Carlos Rocha W Man Mountain Cannon0:21
Fabulous Kangaroos: Al Costello/Don Kent
D Dewey Robertson/Tony Marino15:00
Mighty Igor/Tony Parisi
W Masked Marvel/Dan Miller9:12
Ben Justice/Tex McKenzie
W Dandy Dan Miller/Lou Klein10:18
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Stomper/Executioner7:20
Midgets: Cuddles Anderson
W Celine Fontaine (2-0)10:40
 
72/06/11          Att: 11,000
The Sheik DDQ Lord Athol Layton7:12
Johnny Valentine W Killer Brooks6:01
(subs for Masked Marvel)
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Stomper/Tex McKenzie9:30
The Beast WCOR Johnny Fargo
Carlos Rocha W Mighty Ursus6:10
Pampero Firpo W Lou Klein
Magnificent Zulu W Ivan Kalmikoff3:08
Baron Mikel Scicluna/Hans Schmidt
D Mighty Igor/Dewey Robertson15:00
Ben Justice/Hans Mortier
W Dan Miller/Terry Yorkston8:12
(Mortier subs for Haystack Calhoun; Yorkston subs for Christopher Colt)
Tony Parisi/Tony Marino
W Mr. Sato/Mike Loren10:23
(subs for Tosh Togo)
Midgets: Sonny Boy Hayes W Little Brutus12:05
 
72/06/15
Ontario Place Forum
Lord Athol Layton vs Masked Marvel
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
vs Tony Parisi/Dewey Robertson
Carlos Rocha vs Terry Yorkston
The Beast vs Bud Freeman
Midgets: Sky Low Low vs Farmer Jerome
 
72/06/25          Att: 12,000
The Sheik W Lord Athol Layton3:36
The Beast W Mike Loren9:30
Johnny Valentine W Killer Christie8:31
Magnificent Zulu W Ivan Kalmikoff1:16
Ben Justice/Tony Parisi
W Killer Brooks/Lee Henning10:42
Hans Schmidt/Nikita Kalmikoff
D Tex McKenzie/Dewey Robertson20:00
Pampero Firpo W Lou Klein3:14
Carlos Rocha W Terry Yorkston3:43
Mighty Igor/Stomper
D Yoshino Mr. Sato/Masked Marvel20:00
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Haystack Calhoun/Executioner
Midgets: Haiti Kid
W Pee Wee Adams (2/3)15:10
 
72/07/09
The Sheik W Ben Justice
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Lord Athol Layton/Dewey Robertson
Midgets: Cuddles Anderson
W Celine Fontaine
Tony Parisi W Killer Brooks
Tiger Jeet Singh W Nikita Kalmikoff
Magnificant Zulu W Dandy Dan Miller
Haystack Calhoun/Hans Mortier
W Mr. Sato/Mike Loren
(Mortier replaces Marino)
Carlos Rocha W Joe Killer Christie
Johnny Valentine W Lee Henning
The Beast W Terry Yorkston
Mighty Igor/Ivan Kalmikoff
D Hans Schmidt/Kurt Von Stroheim
Tony Marino D Executioner
 
72/07/23
The Sheik WCOR The Beast6:02
Tiger Jeet Singh W Lee Henning5:50
Pampero Firpo W Executioner1:09
Magnificent Zulu W Chuck Richards2:27
Johnny Valentine W Masked Marvel6:25
Lord Athol Layton/Dewey Robertson
D Hans Schmidt/Kurt Von Stroheim15:00
Mighty Igor/Ivan Kalmikoff
W Mike Loren/Joe Killer Christie10:54
Tony Parisi/Carlos Rocha
W Killer Brooks/Mr. Sato9:15
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Tony Marino/Jose Quintaro15:53
Dan Miller/Nikita Kalmikoff
D Haystack Calhoun/Ben Justice15:00
Big Brutus W Ron Bull Johnson6:46
 
72/08/13
The Sheik WDQ Tony Parisi3:06
WOMEN'S WORLD TITLE:
Fabulous Moolah W Joyce Grable (2-1)8:30
Carlos Rocha W Executioner5:59
The Beast W Masked Marvel4:31
Tiger Jeet Singh W Killer Tim Brooks11:30
Johnny Valentine W Nikita Kalmikoff5:07
Pampero Firpo W Ivan Kalmikoff0:32
Magnificent Zulu/Mighty Igor
W Hans Schmidt/Kurt Von Stroheim3:14
Ben Justice/Tex McKenzie
D Don Kent/Man Mountain Cannon15:00
(subs for Al Costello)
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
D Tony Marino/Dewey Robertson15:00
Dan Miller W Mike Loren10:05
(subs for Johnny Rougeau)
Big Brutus WDQ Lee Henning3:55
Peggy Patterson D Dottie Downs15:00
 
72/08/27
The Sheik W Magnificent Zulu4:22
Tony Parisi W Killer Tim Brooks1:22
Mighty Igor/Tony Marino
W Dan Miller/Joe Killer Christie9:25
Lord Athol Layton/Dewey Robertson
D Don Kent/Man Mountain Cannon15:00
Johnny Valentine W Masked Marvel12:17
Tiger Jeet Singh W Kurt Von Stroheim5:22
Ben Justice/Tex McKenzie
W Brutus/Nikita Kalmikoff8:30
Pampero Firpo W Executioner1:13
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Haystack Calhoun/Ivan Kalmikoff8:10
(subs for Fred Curry)
Carlos Rocha W Mike Loren5:36
The Beast W Lee Henning10:45
Joyce Grable/Peggy Patterson
W Fabulous Moolah/Dottie Downs (2-1)10:24
 
72/09/10
The Sheik WDQ Tony Parisi5:17
Lord Athol Layton/Dewey Robertson
W Killer Brooks/Big Brutus9:53
Johnny Valentine W Kurt Von Stroheim6:31
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W The Beast/Tarzan Zorra10:26
Ben Justice/Haystack Calhoun
W Dandy Dan Miller/Nikita Kalmikoff7:57
Chief Jay Strongbow W Taro Sakuro4:59
Tony Marino/Tex McKenzie
W Hans Schmidt/Mike Loren9:54
(subs for Executioner)
Pampero Firpo W Lou Klein2:21
Magnificent Zulu W Lee Henning2:13
Mighty Igor/Ivan Kalmikoff
D Man Mountain Cannon/Don Kent15:00
Midgets: Sonny Boy Hayes
W Pee Wee Adams (2/3)
 
72/10/01
The Sheik WDQ Magnificent Zulu
Kurt Von Hess/Karl Von Schotz
D Lou Klein/Ivan Kalmikoff
Lord Athol Layton/Dewey Robertson
W Hans Schmidt/Lee Henning
Pampero Firpo W Tarzan Zorra
Chief Jay Strongbow W Mike Loren
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Tex McKenzie/Nick DeCarlo
Johnny Valentine W Mighty Ursus
The Beast W Nikita Kalmikoff
Dandy Dan Miller D Man Mountain Cannon
Fabulous Kangaroos: Al Costello/Don Kent
D Ben Justice/Haystack Calhoun
Mighty Igor/Tony Marino
W Big Brutus/Killer Brooks
 
72/10/15
The Sheik W Magnificent Zulu
(Zulu accompanied by Ivan Kalmikoff)
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
W Ben Justice/Lou Klein
Fabulous Kangaroos: Al Costello/Don Kent
W Haystack Calhoun/Tex McKenzie
Tanya West W Kay Casey
Sweet Daddy Siki W Mike Loren
Johnny Valentine W Lee Henning
Pampero Firpo W Mighty Ursus
Chief Jay Strongbow W Nikita Kalmikoff
Ivan Kalmikoff/The Beast
D Kurt Von Hess/Karl Von Schotz
Big Brutus/Man Mounatin Cannon
D Tarzan Zorra/Tony Marino
Lord Athol Layton/Dewey Robertson
D Killer Brooks/Dandy Dan Miller
 
72/10/29
The Sheik WDQ Sweet Daddy Siki7:11
Pampero Firpo W Tarzan Zorra1:48
WOMEN'S WORLD TITLE:
Fabulous Moolah
W Debbie Johnson (2-1)7:02
Lord Athol Layton/Dewey Robertson
D Kurt Von Hess/Karl Von Schotz
Killer Brooks/Mike Loren
D The Beast/Lou Klein
Johnny Valentine W Nikita Kalmikoff6:32
Chief Jay Strongbow W Mighty Ursus
Big Brutus/Dan Miller
W Tex McKenzie/Nick DeCarlo11:07
Joyce Grable W Toni Rose7:26
Tony Parisi/Tony Marino
W Joe Killer Christie/Lee Henning11:55
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
D Haystack Calhoun/Ben Justice
 
72/11/19          Att: 14,000
The Sheik DNC Pampero Firpo4:02
Chief Jay Strongbow W Frenchy Martin4:09
Johnny Valentine W Lou Klein2:40
Sweet Daddy Siki W Nikita Kalmikoff10:49
Haystack Calhoun W Joe Killer Christie5:57
(scheduled to be Calhoun/Bulldog Brower vs Christie/Maked Marvel)
Dewey Robertson/Lord Athol Layton
W Big Brutus/Pat Lawrence10:11
Tex McKenzie/Ben Justice
D Lee Henning/Killer Brooks15:00
Mike Loren/Mighty Ursus
D The Beast/Nick Decarlo
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
D Tony Parisi/Tony Marino
Kurt Von Hess/Karl Von Schotz
D Mighty Igor/Ivan Kalmikoff
 
72/12/03          Att: 12,500
SOUTH AMERICAN DEATH MATCH:
The Sheik W Pampero Firpo5:21
Chief Jay Strongbow W Ron Bull Johnson3:28
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
D Tony Parisi/The Beast
Kurt Von Hess/Karl Von Schotz
W Sweet Daddy Siki/Dan Miller
(subs for Bulldog Brower)
Dewey Robertson/Lord Athol Layton
W Big Brutus/Andy Martin10:42
(subs for Mighty Ursus)
Johnny Valentine W Killer Brooks4:19
Dandy Dan Miller W Ivan Kalmikoff7:07
Tex McKenzie/Mighty Igor
W Hans Schmidt/Lou Klein11:05
Tony Marino W Mike Loren9:44
Haystack Calhoun/Ben Justice
W Lee Henning/Nikita Kalmikoff12:11
 
72/12/17          Att: 15,300
The Sheik DNC Johnny Valentine5:29
Tiger Jeet Singh W Lee Henning0:58
Chief Jay Strongbow W Big Mike Loren4:40
Pampero Firpo W Ivan Kalmikoff1:50
The Beast/Sweet Daddy Siki
W Hans Schmidt/Lou Klein11:07
Lord Athol Layton/Dewey Robertson
W Joe Killer Christie/Big Brutus8:45
(Robertson returns in 1974 as The Crusader)
Mighty Igor/Tony Parisi
W Killer Brooks/Dan Miller8:33
Ben Justice/Haystack Calhoun
D Kurt Von Hess/Karl Von Schotz15:00
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
D Tex McKenzie/Tony Marino15:00
Midgets: Sonny Boy Hayes/Louie
W Frenchy Lamont/Pee Wee Adams17:27
 
72/12/28 [Thurs]
U.S. TITLE:
Tiger Jeet Singh DDQ The Sheik5:10
(Sheik is without manager Abdullah Farouk)
Bulldog Brower W Ron Bull Johnson2:37
Luis Martinez/Tex McKenzie
D Kurt Von Hess/Karl Von Schotz15:00
Tony Parisi/Dominic Denucci
WDQ Eric the Red/Hans Schmidt3:05
Ben Justice W Big Mike Loren6:15
Nick DeCarlo D Lee Henning15:00
The Beast W Joe Killer Christie8:32
Midgets: Farmer Jerome
W Sonny Boy Hayes16:06
Lord Athol Layton/Dewey Robertson
D Baron Mikel Scicluna/Big Brutus15:00
Love Brothers: Reginald Love/Hartford Love
D Haystack Calhoun/Sweet Daddy Siki15:00