what are some of the best 80s matches?

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  1. Manny ManhaTTan

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    my favorite have been
    Flair vs Steamboat Chi-town Rumble,
    Macho Man vs Hogan Wrestlemania 5
    Macho Man vs Steamboat Wrestlemania 3

    I've seen Dynamite Kid vs Tiger Mask on YouTube from a 1982 event in Japan and it's on par with some of the best shyt in the modern era :whew:
    (check that out)

    What other GOAT 80s matches are there?
     
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    Heel Bret Hart vs face Macho Man SNME in 87
     
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    Jumbo Tsuruta vs Genichiro Tenryu
    Naoki Sano vs Jushin Lyger
     
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    Ric Flair vs Terry Funk 'I Quit Match' - Clash of the Champions Nov. '89

    Ric Flair and Barry Windham vs. Midnight Express - Clash of the Champions Dec. '88

    Ric Flair vs. Barry Windham - Crockett Cup '87

    Hart Foundation vs. The Brain Busters - Summerslam '89

    British Bulldogs vs. The Dream Team - WrestleMania II

    Ric Flair vs. Sting - Clash of the Champions March '88

    Magnum TA vs. Tully Blanchard 'I Quit Cage Match' - Nov. '85

    Midnight Express vs. The Fantastics - Clash of the Champions March '88
     
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    Those Windham vs Flair matches might be my fav Flair matches. Barry was sublime in his prime.
     
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    That Tully and Magnam TA I Quit match is :picard::whew:
     
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    :ohhh::takedat::whoo::obama: co-fkin-sign on ALLLLL these.

    There's also a Fantastics/Midnight match that's probably a lil' harder to find, they went for almost the whole hour on NWA WorldWide one time, I was only 8 and I knew that was some special shyt goin' on.

    Also, just about any Bulldogs/Hart Foundation match you look up was dope work for its time.
     
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    Yea this question is pretty board especially with the 80s being the golden age of wrasslin IMO

    I know alot of the usuals will be mentioned in here so I'll take the time to mention Bob Backlund, check out most of his stuff on youtube
     
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    Dynamite Kid vs Macho at the Wrestling Classic....the GOAT 5 minute match :wow:
     
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    Savage steamboat wrestlemania 3
     
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    Please keep these going. I'm having a good time reminiscing. This is my era right here! I loved every second of these.

    Any of the good NWA WCW stuff was my favorite. I like WWF but The Midnight Express, Fantastics, Horsemen, Road Warriors, etc.. days were the best. I loved them. I'm having watched wrestling in so long, i'm going to try to remember my favorite ones.
     
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    @Change - Here's some more matches for ya...



    Ric Flair vs. Lex Luger - Great American Bash '88

    Ric Flair vs. Lex Luger - Starrcade '88

    Ric Flair vs. Terry Funk - Great American Bash '89

    Ric Flair and Sting vs. Terry Funk and the Great Muta - Thunderdome Cage Match Halloween Havoc '89

    Ric Flair and Sting vs. Great Muta and dikk Slater - Clash of the Champions Sept. '89

    Sting vs. The Great Muta - Great American Bash '89

    The Fantastics vs. The Sheepherders - Crockett Cup '86

    Road Warriors vs. Midnight Express - Scaffold Match Starrcade '86

    Rock N Roll Express vs. The Andersons - Cage Match Starrcade '86
     
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    Steamboat vs Flair 2 out of 3 falls - Clash Of Champions, April '89

    Steamboat vs Flair- Wrestle War '89

    Ho Kogan vs Mr. Wonderful Paul Orndorff cage match - SNME 1/3/87
     

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