1970

Wrestling was broadcast on Wednesday evenings and Saturday afternoons. The taping schedule varied from week to week depending on the location. Where no taping date is given, the matches will usually have been broadcast live (on Saturdays) or later the same evening (on Wednesdays).

We have listed matches that took place at the events but were not billed for broadcast in the Midlands. These may have been shown in some or all parts of the country.

Click here for a key to results.


Th 1/1/70  (shifted to Thursday)

Mick McMichael v Ted Heath

Vic Faulkner v Jim Breaks

Barry Douglas v Colin Joynson


S 3/1/70

Bert Royal v Alan Dennison

Les Kellett v Bobby Graham

Mike Marino v Peter Stewart


W 7/1/70, Croydon (taped 6/1/70)

Tibor Szakacs (1) v Geoff Portz (1)

Tony Charles (KO) v Steve Haggetty


S 10/1/70, Wembley

Adrian Street (2) v Leon Fortuna (0)

Sean Regan (1) v Jock Cameron (0)

Brian Maxine (W) v Robby Baron


W 14/1/70, Croydon (taped 6/1/70)

Steve Veidor (DQ) v Mal Kirk

Zolton Boscik (W) v Tony Costas


S 17/1/70, Wembley (taped 10/1/70)

Mick McManus (W) v Jeff Kaye

Johnny Kwango (KO) v Colin Joynson

Ray Fury (1) v Billy Torontos (0)


W 21/1/70

Mike Dallas v Keith Martinelli

Jimmy Moser v Dave Barrie


S 24/1/70

Steve Wright v Bob Anderson

Les Kellett/'Romeo' Joe Critchley v Steve Logan/Colin Joynson

Bill Connor v Bobby Ryan


W 28/1/70, Blackburn (taped 27/1/70)

Ted Heath (0) v Judd Harris (1)

Jim Breaks (1) v Johnny Williams (0)


S 31/1/70, Blackburn (taped 27/1/70)

Dave Barrie (W) v Zolton Boscik

Lindy Caulder (1) v Terry Jowett (1)

Mal Kirk (RSF) v Bob Bell


W 4/2/70, Croydon (taped 3/1/70)

Johnny Yearsley v Majid Ackra (DQ)

Sean Regan (1) v Geoff Portz (1)


S 7/2/70, Greenwich

Tony Charles (1) v Manuel Polman (1)

Les Kellett (W) v Bob Kirkwood

Sid Cooper v Rev Michael Brooks (1)


W 11/2/70, Croydon, (taped 3/1/70)

Lindy Caulder (1) v Reg Trood (1)

Bruno Elrington (W) v Josef Zaranoff


S 14/2/70, Greenwich (taped 7/2/70)

Mick McManus (W) v Ian Gilmour

Tibor Szakacs (1) v Carlos Moll

Johnny Kwango (0) v Johnny Czeslaw (1)


W 18/2/70, Bedford (taped 16/2/70)

Steve Logan (W) v Tony St Clair

Clay Thomson (1) v Brian Maxine (1)


S 21/2/70, Bedford (taped 16/2/70)

Adrian Street (1) v Julien Morice(0)

Mike Marino (1) v Mal Kirk (1)

Wayne Bridges (0) v Roy St Clair (1)


W 25/2/70, Keighley

Mick McMichael v Terry Jowett (W)

Albert Wall (KO) v Carlos Moll


S 28/2/70, Keighley (taped 28/2/70)

Ian Gilmour v Alan Colbeck (W)

Steve Logan v Mal Kirk (RSF)

Geoff Portz (W) v Manuel Polman


W 4/3/70, Blackburn

Bobby Barnes v Peter Preston (DDQ)

John Lees (1) v Carlos Moll (0)


S 7/3/70, Blackburn (taped 7/3/70)

Vic Faulkner v Mick McManus (RSF)

Bert Royal (1) v Steve Logan (0)

Adrian Street v Mick McMichael (DQ)


W 11/3/70, Croydon (taped 10/3/70)

Les Kellett (DQ) v Jim Hussey

Alan Sargeant (1) v Al Nicol (0)


S 14/3/70, Walthamstow

Tony Charles (1) v Ray Fury (0)

Roy St Clair (1) v Charles Verhulst (1)

George Gordienko (KO) v Wayne Bridges


W 18/3/70, Croydon (taped 10/3/70)

Pat Roach v Tibor Szakacs (W)

Johnny Kwango (1) v Reg Trood (0)


S 21/3/70, Walthamstow (taped 14/3/70)

Steve Veidor (KO) v Honeyboy Zimba

Peter Szakacs (1) v Chris Bailey (0)

Johnny Kincaid (0) v Ivan Penzecoff (1)


W 25/3/70, Nottingham

Peter Stewart v Tom Dowie

Johnny Saint v Bill Ross


S 28/3/70, Nottingham

Mick McManus v Alan Dennison

Andy Robin v Bobo Matu

Mick McMichael v Al Nicol


M 30/3/70, Hemel Hempstead (taped 24/3/70)

Alan Sargeant (1) v Leon Fortuna

Geoff Portz v George Gordienko (W)


W 1/1/70, Brierly Hill

Mal Kirk (W) v Jack Rowlands

Alan Dennison/Ted Heath (KO) v Ian Gilmour/Jeff Kaye


S 4/1/70, Brierly Hill (taped 1/1/70)

Alf Marquette (DQ) v Judd Harris

Steve Veidor (W) v Barry Douglas

Pat Roach (1) v John Cox (1)


W 8/4/70, Halifax (taped 6/4/70)

Adrian Street v Bert Royal (DQ)


11/4/70, Halifax (taped 6/4/70)

Les Kellett (W) v Steve Haggetty

Jackie Pallo (RSF) v Mick McMichael

Mick McManus/Steve Logan (W)v Roy St Clair/Tony St Clair

This was the annual FA Cup Final day special.


W 15/4/70, Hemel Hempstead

Pat Roach v Judo Al Hayes


S 18/4/70, Watford

Ivan Penzecoff v Peter Stewart

Steve Veidor v Tony Charles

Geoff Portz v Tug Holton


S 25/4/70, Watford

Bruno Elrington v John Cox

Ian Gilmour v Tony Costas

Johnny Czeslaw v Judo Al Hayes


W 29/4/70, Shoreditch

Brian Maxine v Clay Thomson (DQ)


S 2/5/70, Shoreditch (taped 29/4/70)

Steve Haggetty (1) v Eddie O'Shea (0)

Sean Regan (1) v Jock Cameron (1)

Les Kellett (KO) v Reg Trood


W 6/5/70, Harrogate

Bert Royal (1) v Alan Dennison (1)


S 9/5/70, Harrogate (taped 6/5/70)

Mick McManus (W) v Vic Faulkner

Mike Marino v Pete Roberts

Paul Luty v Peter Stewart (KO)


W 13/5/70, Bolton

Steve Veidor v Albert Wall (W)

Steve Wright (1) v Alan Wood (1)


S 16/5/70, Bolton (taped 13/5/70)

Les Kellett (DQ) v Hans Streiger

Masambula (W) v Jack Martin

Pete Roberts v Steve Bell (1)


W 20/5/70, Croydon (taped 19/5/70)

Johnny Kwango (1) v Tug Holton (0)

Mike Marino (W) v Jock Cameron


S 23/5/70, Wembley

Jon Cortez (1) v Julien Morice (0)

Pat Roach (W) v Ray Hunter

Brian Maxine (1) v Ted Heath (0)


M 25/5/70, Morecambe (taped 20/5/70)

Tibor Szakacs v Hans Streiger (DDQ)

Tony St Clair v Barry Douglas (W)


W 27/5/70, Croydon (taped 19/5/70)

Johnny Kincaid (0) v Jimmy Ryan (1)

Geoff Portz (1) v Mal Kirk (1)


S 30/5/70, Wembley (taped 23/5/70)

Steve Veidor (KO) v Roy St Clair

Zolton Boscik (RSF) v Sid Cooper

Tony St Clair (1) v Peter Rann (0)


S 6/6/70, Leicester (taped 2/6/70)

Leon Arras (W) v Ray Steele

Jackie Pallo (1) v Ian Gilmour (0)

Bert Royal/Vic Faulkner (1) v Honeyboy Zimba/Masambula (1)


S 13/6/70, Halifax (taped 10/6/70)

Les Kellett (DQ) v Maurice LaRue

Mick McManus (W) v Johnny Saint

Bert Royal/Vic Faulkner (1) v Leon Arras/Bobby Graham (1)


S 20/6/70

Jim Breaks v Jon Cortez

Steve Veidor v Geoff Portz

Peter Stewart v Colin Joynson


W 24/6/70, Croydon (taped 23/6/70)

Wild Angus v Tibor Szakacs (KO)

Judo Al Hayes (DQ) v Maurice LaRue


S 27/6/70, Wembley

Jackie Pallo (W) v Ted Heath

Zolton Boscik (1) v Julien Morice (0)

Ray Glendenning (0) v Wayne Bridges (1)


W 1/7/60, Croydon (taped 23/6/70)

Peter Szakacs(1) v Sid Cooper (0)

Sean Regan v Bruno Elrington (KO)


S 4/7/60, Wembley (taped 27/6/70)

Steve Veidor (1) v Jim Moser (0)

Mick McManus (KO) v Al Nicol

Alan Sargeant (1) v Mick McMichael


W 8/7/70, Wembley (taped 6/7/60)

Tibor Szakacs (0) v Albert Wall (0)

Joe Murphy (W) v Robby Baron


S 11/7/70, Catford

Tony St Clair (1) v Reg Trood (0)

Steve Veidor (KO) v Jim Hussey

Peter Rann (1) v Arjit Singh (0)


W 15/7/70, Wembley (taped 6/7/60)

Jon Cortez (W) v Eddie Capelli

Sean Regan (DQ) v Hans Streiger


S 18/7/70, Catford (taped 11/7/70)

Roy St Clair (DQ) v Mal Kirk

Alan Colbeck (1) v Alan Sargeant (0)

Spencer Churchill (DQ) v Tug Holton


W 22/7/70, Croydon

Pat Roach v Seigi Sagaguchi

Hans Streiger v Yoshiaki Yoshimura


S 25/7/70, Huddersfield (taped 22/7/60)

Les Kellett (DQ) v Leon Arras

Steve Veidor v Rocky Wall (W)

Alan Colbeck (W) v Al Nicol


W 29/7/70, Huddersfield (taped 22/7/60)

Adrian Street (W) v Dave Barrie

Mal Kirk (KO) v Roy St Clair (billed as John Cox)


S 1/8/70, Wembley

Jackie Pallo (KO) v Johnny Saint

Honeyboy Zimba (KO) v Bill Torontos

Brian Maxine (1) v Al Nicol (0)


W 5/8/70

Steve Veidor v Henri Pierlot (Les Thornton)

Ivan Penzecoff v Bill Torontos


S 8/8/70, Wembley (taped 1/8/70)

Mick McManus (KO) v Jeff Kaye

Judo Al Hayes (1) v Jim Moser (0)

Peter Szakacs (1) v Alan Sargeant (0)


W 12/8/70, Southport

Tony St Clair (1) v Jack Martin (0)

Jackie Pallo (W) v Mike Dallas


S 15/8/70, Southport (taped 12/8/70)

Johnny Saint v Kevin Conneely

Bobby Barnes v Steve Wright (DKO)

Bert Royal/Vic Faulkner (W) v Alf Marquette/Pete Roberts (Judokas) (0)


W 19/8/70, Ossett

Peter Preston (RSF) v Al Nicol

Vic Faulkner (1) v Alan Dennison (1)


S 22/8/70, Ossett (taped 19/8/70)

Bert Royal (DQ) v Steve Logan

Masambula (1) v Leon Arras (1)

Tony St Clair v Ray Steele


W 26/8/70, Catford (taped 24/8/70)

Steve Logan (1) v Johnny Kincaid (0)

Bruno Elrington (W) v Ray Hunter


S 29/8/70, St Albans

Jon Cortez (1) v Tony Costas (0)

Brian Maxine (W) v Ivan Penzecoff


M 31/8/70, Doncaster (taped 26/8/70)

Vic Faulkner (W) v Dave Barrie

Bobby Graham v Ray Steele (DQ)


W 2/9/70

Brian Maxine (1) v Johnny Kwango (0)

Tibor Szakacs (KO) v Roy St Clair


S 5/9/70, St Albans (taped 29/8/70)

Mike Marino (1) v Tony Charles (0)

Mick McManus (W) v Peter Szakacs

Joe Murphy (1) v Julien Morice (0)


W 9/9/70, Wolverhampton (taped 8/9/70)

Bobby Barnes (0) v Steve Wright (0)

Not billed but possibly broadcast: Alan Dennison (W) v Alf Marquette


S 12/9/70, Wolverhampton (taped 8/9/70)

Johnny Saint (1) v Tony Barry (0)

Rocky Wall (KO) v Pete Curry

Jon LaPaque/Pete LaPaque v Jack Martin/Keith Martinelli (W)


W 16/9/70, Leicester (taped 14/9/70)

Jackie Pallo (KO) v Bobby Graham

Ted Heath (W) v Dave Barrie


S 19/9/70, Leicester (taped 14/9/70)

Masambula v Mike Marino (NC)

Alan Colbeck (W) v Jon Cortez

Ray Steele v Billy Howes (W)


W 23/9/70, Bolton

Jackie Pallo (W) v Alan Dennison


S 26/9/70, Bolton (taped 23/9/70)

Les Kellett v Masambula (NC)

Dave Barrie (1) v Steve Wright (0)

Bert Royal/Vic Faulkner (DQ) v Adrian Street/Bobby Barnes (Hells Angels)


W 30/9/70, Halifax

Adrian Street (W) v Mick McMichael


S 3/10/70, Halifax (taped 30/9/70)

Les Kellett v Steve Logan (DQ)

Bert Royal/Vic Faulkner (1) v Ian Gilmour & Jeff Kaye (Barons) (1)


W 7/10/60, Croydon (taped 6/10/70)

Tony Charles v Pat Roach (W)


S 10/10/70, Walthamstow

Brian Maxine (KO) v Mick McMichael

Johnny Kwango (DQ) v Tug Holton

Johnny Czeslaw (1) v Steve Haggetty (0)


W 14/10/70, Croydon (taped 6/10/70)

Les Kellett (W) v Lee Sharron

Joe Murphy (0) v Alan Sargeant (0)


S 17/10/70, Walthamstow (taped 10/10/70)

Mike Marino (1) v Jim Moser (0)

Mick McManus (W) v Johnny Kincaid

Ivan Penzecoff v Reg Trood


W 21/10/70, Nottingham

Andy Robin (RSF) v Steve Haggetty

Al Nicol (0) v Ted Heath (0)


S 24/10/70, Nottingham (taped 21/10/70)

Lee Thomas (1) v Bobby Graham (1)

Vic Faulkner (DQ) v Jackie Pallo

Barry Douglas v Enrique Shubasco (NC)


W 28/10/70, Bolton

Les Kellett (KO) v Steve Haggetty

Dave Barrie (1) v Paul Mitchell (1)


S 31/10/70, Bolton (taped 28/10/70)

Alan Dennison (1) v Alan Wood (1)

Tibor Szakacs (W) v Ray Glendenning

Johnny South (1) v Bob Anderson (0)


W 4/11/70, Huddersfield

Les Kellett (W) v Tom Dowie

Not billed but possibly also shown: Johnny Saint (1) v Jackie Robinson)


S 7/11/70, Huddersfield (taped 4/11/70)

Tony Charles (W) v Pete Stewart

Pete Ross (1) v Jim Breaks (1)

Bobby Graham v Roberto Lothario (DQ)


W 11/11/70, Lime Grove

Bert Royal (W) v Mick McMichael

Vic Faulkner (RSF) v Jim Breaks


S 14/11/70, Wembley

Jon Cortez (1) v Sid Cooper (0)

Ian Campbell v George Gordienko (KO)

Brian Maxine (W) v Mark Rocco


W 18/11/70, Lime Grove (taped 11/11/70)

Dave Barrie (W) v Mick James (Jackson)


S 21/11/70, Wembley (taped 14/11/70)

Mick McManus (KO) v Julien Morice

Judo Al Hayes (1) v Wolfgang Saturski (Starck)

Johnny Kincaid (1) v Billy Torontos (1)


W 25/11/70, Derby (taped 23/11/70)

Jon Cortez (1) v Jim Breaks (1)


S 28/11/70, Derby (taped 23/11/70)

Mike Marino v Geoff Portz (DKO)

Pat Roach (W) v Jack Fallon

Jim Moser v Billy Howes (KO)


W 2/12/70

Gwyn Davies v Mike Marino


S 5/12/70

Steve Logan v Masambula

Adrian Street v Peter Preston

Jim Breaks v Alan Colbeck


W 9/12/70, Doncaster

Tony Charles (W) v Ray Glendenning


S 12/12/70, Doncaster (taped 9/12/70)

Abe Ginsberg (W) v Steve Haggetty

Bobby Barnes v Mick McMichael (DQ)

Lee Sharron v Ray Steele (KO)


W 16/12/70, Croydon (taped 15/12/70)

Steve Veidor (1) v John Kowalski (0)

Mick McManus (KO)v Dave Barrie


S 19/12/70, Lime Grove

Jim Breaks (2) v Zolton Boscik (0)

Ted Heath (DQ) v Peter Preston

Pete Stewart v Pete Roberts


W 23/12/70, Croydon (taped 15/12/70)

Brian Maxine (W) v Reg Trood

Robby Baron (0) v Le Petit Prince (1)


S 26/12/70, Lime Grove (taped 19/12/70)

Alan Colbeck (W) v Mick McMichael

Roy St Clair (0) v Tony Charles (1)

Abe Ginsberg/Eric Cutler (Black Diamonds) v Masambula/Jim Moser (W)