Tully Blanchard



Height: 5'10"

Weight: 240 lbs

Real Name: Tully Blanchard

DOB: 1/22/1954

Hometown: Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Other Names: The Midnight Stallion, Tully Blanchard(NWA/WCW)

Wrestler Since: 1975

Finishing Maneuver: Slingshot Suplex

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #316(1998)

Other Related Websites:
The Four Horsemen - Rollercoaster Bio
Brain Busters - Rollercoaster Bio
Tully Blanchard - Cagematch Bio
Tully Blanchard - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Tully Blanchard - Wikipedia Bio

History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (18 - 21, 1 Draw, 1 DDQ, 1 DCO)
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (May 1, '82) = Blanchard fell to Ted DiBiase.
- Mid-South Superdome Extravaganza (November 25, '82) = The Dynamic Duo (Blanchard & Gino Hernandez) were beaten by Mil Mascaras & Chavo Guerrero Sr.
- NWA Starrcade '84 (November 22) = Blanchard retained the NWA Television Championship, pinning Ricky Steamboat.
- NWA Great American Bash '85 (July 6) = Blanchard lost the NWA Television Title to Dusty Rhodes in a "Steel Cage" Match.
- NWA Starrcade '85 (November 28) = Blanchard lost the NWA United States Title to Magnum T.A. in a "Steel Cage I Quit" Match.
- NWA/AWA Rage In A Cage (April 28, '86) = Blanchard stayed the NWA National Champion, winning, via DQ, over Ronnie Garvin.
- NWA Great American Bash '86 (July 5) = Blanchard lost a "Taped Fist" Match to Ronnie Garvin.
- NWA Great American Bash '86 (July 26) = Blanchard won a "Taped Fist" Match over Ronnie Garvin.
- NWA United States Tag Team Title Tournament (September 28, '86) = Blanchard & Jimmy Garvin took down Jimmy Valiant & Manny Fernandez, then fell to Bobby Jaggars & Dutch Mantell. Ivan Koloff & Krusher Khruschev won the tournament.
- NWA Starrcade '86 (November 27) = Blanchard won the NWA Television Title from Dusty Rhodes in a "First Blood" Match.
- NWA '87 Crockett Cup Tournament (April) = Blanchard & Lex Luger defeated the MOD Squad, the Armstrongs, and Isao Takagi & Giant Baba, before losing in the finals to Dusty Rhodes & Nikita Koloff.
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 4) = The Four Horsemen (Blanchard, Arn Anderson, Ric Flair, & Lex Luger) & JJ Dillon lost a "Wargames" Match to Dusty Rhodes, Nikita Koloff, the Road Warriors, & Paul Ellering.
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 18) = Blanchard lost a "Barbed Wire Ladder" Match to Dusty Rhodes.
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 31) = The Four Horsemen & JJ Dillon lost a "War Games" Match to Dusty Rhodes, Nikita Koloff, the Road Warriors, & the War Machine.
- NWA Starrcade '87 (November 26) = Blanchard & Arn Anderson stayed the NWA World Tag-Team Champions, winning, via DQ, over the Road Warriors.
- NWA Bunkhouse Stampede (January 24, '88) = Blanchard competed in the Bunkhouse Stampede, which was won by Dusty Rhodes.
- NWA Clash of the Champions I (March 27, '88) = Blanchard & Arn Anderson lost the NWA World Tag-Team Titles to Lex Luger & Barry Windham.
- NWA '88 Crockett Cup Tournament (April) = Blanchard & Arn Anderson won over Kendall Windham & the Italian Stallion and the Fantastics, before losing in the finals to Lex Luger & Sting.
- NWA Clash of the Champions II (June 8, '88) = Blanchard & Arn Anderson, as the NWA World Tag-Team Champions, fought to a Double Disqualification with Dusty Rhodes & Sting.
- NWA Great American Bash '88 (July 10) = Blanchard & Arn Anderson, as the NWA World Tag-Team Champs, fought to a Draw with Nikita Koloff & Sting.
- WWF Survivor Series '88 (November 24) = The Brain Busters (Blanchard & Arn Anderson), Demolition, the Bolsheviks, the Fabulous Rougeau Brothers, & the Conquistadors fought in a "Tag-Team Elimination" Match against the Powers of Pain, the Young Stallions, the Rockers, the Hart Foundation, & the British Bulldogs. The Brain Busters fought to a Double Disqualification with the Rockers. The Powers of Pain were the sole 'survivors'.
- WWF Royal Rumble '89 (January 15) = Blanchard competed in the Royal Rumble, which was won by Big John Studd.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #20 (February 16, '89) = The Brain Busters fought to a Double Count-Out with the Rockers.
- WWF Wrestlemania V (April 2, '89) = The Brain Busters defeated Strike Force.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #21 (April 25, '89) = The Brain Busters won, via DQ, over the WWF Tag Champs, Demolition.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #22 (July 18, '89) = The Brain Busters won the WWF Tag-Team Titles from Demolition in a "Three Falls" Match.
- WWF Summerslam '89 (August 28) = The Brain Busters took down the Hart Foundation.
- WWF Saturday Night's Main Event #24 (October 31, '89) = The Brain Busters lost a "Three Falls" Match to the Rockers.
- TSWA Spring Spectacular (March 31, '90) = Blanchard won a "Steel Cage" Match over Bam-Bam Bigelow.
- AWA SuperClash IV (April 8, '90) = Blanchard defeated Tommy Jammer.
- TSWA Summer Sizzler (June 9, '90) = Blanchard fell to Paul Orndorff.
- ECW Double Tables (February 4, '95) = Blanchard lost to the ECW World Champion, Shane Douglas.
- NWA 50th Anniversary Show (October 24, '98) = Blanchard & Tom Pritchard lost a "Four Corners" Match to Eric Sbraccia & Knuckles Nelson, who won the NWA World Tag-Team Titles. Khris Germany & Kit Carson and the Border Patrol were the other participants.
- Heroes of Wrestling (October 10, '99) = Blanchard pinned Stan Lane.
- Wrestle Reunion #1 (January 29, '05) = Blanchard lost to the NWA World Champion, Jeff Jarrett.
- World Wrestling Legends PPV (March 5, '06) = Blanchard & David Flair fell to Mike Graham & Dory Funk Jr.
- WWE WrestleMania XXVIII (April 1, '12) = The Four Horsemen (Blanchard, Arn Anderson, JJ Dillon, Ric Flair, & Barry Windham) were inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame.

Title Summary:
- SCW Heavyweight Champion (5/17/1978 - 6/1978)
- SCW Heavyweight Champion(2) (7/1978 - 9/06/1978)
- SCW Heavyweight Champion(3) (1/10/1979 - 1/11/1979)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight Champion(4) (1/12/1979 - 6/1979)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight Champion(5) (7/04/1979 - 1979)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight Champion(6) (2/1980 - 8/23/1980)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight Champion(7) (1980 - 4/1981)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight Champion(8) (4/1981 - 4/07/1981)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion w/ Gino Hernandez (1981)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Gino Hernandez (1981)
- SCW World Tag-Team Champion w/ Gino Hernandez (8/1981 - ??)
- SCW World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Gino Hernandez (?? - 1982)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Gino Hernandez (4/1982 - 6/1982)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Gino Hernandez (1982 - 10/1982)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight Champion(7) (1/01/1983 - 2/28/1983)
- SCW Southwest Tag-Team Champion(5) w/ Gino Hernandez (3/21/1983)
- SCW Southwest Heavyweight Champion(8) (6/13/1983 - 9/11/1983)
- NWA Central States Heavyweight Champion (1/26/1984 - 2/09/1984)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Television Champion (3/28/1984 - 3/16/1985)
- NWA World Television Champion (4/28/1985 - 7/06/1985)
- NWA United States Heavyweight Champion (7/21/1985 - 11/28/1985)
- NWA National Heavyweight Champion (3/04/1986 - 9/28/1986)
- NWA World Television Champion(2) (11/27/1986 - 8/17/1987)
- NWA World Tag-Team Champion w/ Arn Anderson (9/29/1987 - 3/27/1988)
- NWA World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Arn Anderson (4/20/1988 - 9/10/1988)
- WWF World Tag-Team Champion w/ Arn Anderson (7/18/1989 - 10/02/1989)
- NWA World Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Barry Windham (9/12/1998 - 10/10/1998)

PWI Achievement Awards: (2 wins, 1 1st RU, 1 2nd RU, 2 3rd RUs)
- 1978 Rookie of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up
- 1984 Most Hated Wrestler, 2nd Runner-Up
- 1987 Match of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (War Games: The Match Beyond)
- 1987 Feud of the Year (Four Horsemen vs. Superpowers & Road Warriors)
- 1988 Tag-Team of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Brain Busters)
- 1989 Tag-Team of the Year (Brain Busters)