Event Title

WrestleMania III

Tagline

Bigger, Better, Badder

Date

March 29, 1987

Venue

Silverdome in Pontiac, Michigan, United States of America, North America drawing 93,173

Host

Vince McMahon

Ring Announcer

Howard Finkel

Commentators

Gorilla Monsoon
Jesse Ventura

Interviewers

Gene Okerlund
Vince McMahon
Mary Hart
  1. The Can-Am Connection (Rick Martel & Tom Zenk) beat Don Muraco & Bob Orton, Jr. (w/ Mr. Fuji) via pinfall when Martel pinned Muraco (0:05:37)
  2. Billy Jack Haynes drew Hercules (w/ Bobby Heenan) via double countout (0:07:52)
  3. Hillbilly Jim, The Haiti Kid, & Little Beaver beat King Kong Bundy, Little Tokyo, & Lord Littlebrook via disqualification in a Six-Man Mixed Tag Team Match (0:03:25)
  4. Harley Race (w/ Bobby Heenan & The Fabulous Moolah) beat The Junkyard Dog via pinfall (0:03:23)
    Stipulations: The loser of this match is forced to kneel and bow to the winner
  5. The Dream Team (Greg Valentine & Brutus Beefcake) (w/ Johnny Valiant & Dino Bravo) beat Jacques & Raymond Rougeau via pinfall when Valentine pinned Raymond (0:04:03)
  6. Roddy Piper beat Adrian Adonis via submission in a Hair Match (0:06:13)
    Notes: This was billed as Piper's retirement match
  7. WWF World Tag Team Champions The Hart Foundation (Bret Hart & Jim Neidhart) & Danny Davis beat The British Bulldogs (The Dynamite Kid & Davey Boy Smith) & Tito Santana via pinfall in a Six-Man Tag Team Match when Davis pinned Smith (0:08:50)
  8. Butch Reed (w/ Slick) beat Koko B. Ware via pinfall (0:03:38)
  9. Ricky Steamboat (w/ George Steele) beat WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion Randy Savage (w/ Miss Elizabeth) via pinfall to win the WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship (0:14:35)
  10. The Honkytonk Man (w/ Jimmy Hart) beat Jake Roberts (w/ Alice Cooper) via pinfall (0:07:04)
  11. The Iron Sheik & Nikolai Volkoff beat The Killer Bees (B. Brian Blair & Jim Brunzell) via disqualification (0:05:43)
  12. WWF World Heavyweight Champion Hulk Hogan beat Andre the Giant (w/ Bobby Heenan) via pinfall (0:12:07)
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