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Best masked wrestler that you ever saw in action?
« on: January 07, 2018, 09:01:58 pm »

IMO, it was The Spoiler. I used to see a lot of his matches on Georgia Champioship Wrestling in the 70's and 80's and I still re watch a lot of his matches on YouTube. He had great ring and physical skills and his ability to walk the ropes was 2nd to none. Yes, there were other great masked wrestlers out there but none as great as The Spoiler in my opinion.
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Re: Best masked wrestler that you ever saw in action?
« Reply #1 on: January 08, 2018, 05:44:27 am »

Prince Puma was doing great work under the mask.



Pentagon Dark and King Cuerno are also entertaining.





Jushin Thunder Liger and Rey Mysterio are all-time greats.

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Re: Best masked wrestler that you ever saw in action?
« Reply #2 on: January 11, 2018, 03:06:01 am »

Mr Wrestling (I or II??)  was a big deal in Georgia during the 70s and 80s and his turning on Magnum TA.  Before that Doctor X was a great villain in the 60s.  Don't forget when they kicked out Dusty Rhodes and the next week a masked guy who sounded just like and looked just like Dusty appeared on the scene   The Midnight Ryder
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Re: Best masked wrestler that you ever saw in action?
« Reply #3 on: January 11, 2018, 08:48:20 am »

Mr Wrestling (I or II??)  was a big deal in Georgia during the 70s and 80s and his turning on Magnum TA.  Before that Doctor X was a great villain in the 60s.  Don't forget when they kicked out Dusty Rhodes and the next week a masked guy who sounded just like and looked just like Dusty appeared on the scene   The Midnight Ryder

Or how about Stagger Lee AKA The Junkyard Dog
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Re: Best masked wrestler that you ever saw in action?
« Reply #4 on: January 11, 2018, 08:55:25 am »

I enjoy talking about all various masked wrestlers BUT my question was, in your opinion, who was the best. Which masked wrestler, not as a brief gimmick, but which one actually was the best, his mask was his identity and he was a great wrestler as well.
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Re: Best masked wrestler that you ever saw in action?
« Reply #5 on: January 13, 2018, 07:38:25 pm »

Mr. wrestling ii who was actually Dean Smith.  Not many people know that.
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Re: Best masked wrestler that you ever saw in action?
« Reply #6 on: January 13, 2018, 10:21:45 pm »

Or how about Stagger Lee AKA The Junkyard Dog
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Re: Best masked wrestler that you ever saw in action?
« Reply #7 on: Today at 08:34:39 am »

I would say Rey Mysterio.
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