Bobby Eaton



Height: 6'0"

Weight: 235 lbs

Real Name: Robert Eaton

DOB: 8/14/1958

Hometown: Huntsville, Alabama

Other Names: The Sultan of Swing, the Earl of Eaton(WCW), "Beautiful"(NWA/WCW)

Wrestler Since: 1976

Finishing Maneuver: Alabama Jammer

Previous PWI 500 Rankings: #272(1998), #215(1997), #120(1996), #66(1995), #84(1994), #48(1993), #27(1992), #30(1991)

Other Related Websites:
Midnight Express - Rollercoaster Bio
Bobby Eaton - Online World of Wrestling Bio
Bobby Eaton - Wikipedia Bio
History: (Under Construction)

Pay-Per-View/Show Summary: (41 - 59, 1 Draw, 1 DDQ)
- NWA Mid-America Tag-Team Title Tournament (August 12, '78) = Eaton & George Gulas competed in the tournament, which was won by Ken Lucas & Dutch Mantel.
- NWA Mid-America Tag-Team Title Tournament (December 1, '79) = Eaton & Tojo Yamamoto fell to Ken Lucas & Gorgeous George Jr. Jim Dalton & Butch Malone won the tournament.
- WCWA Christmas Star Wars '84 (December 25) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Dennis Condrey) lost to the American Tag-Team Champs, the Fantastics.
- NWA Central States Tag-Team Title Tournament (November 21, '85) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) beat Rufus R. Jones & Art Crews, Marty Jannetty & Brett Sawyer, and Akio Sato & Tarzan Goto, before losing in the finals to the Battens.
- NWA Starrcade '85 (November 28) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) lost a "Street Fight" Match to Jimmy Valiant & Miss Atlanta Lively (Ronnie Garvin).
- NWA 1st Annual Jim Crockett, Sr Memorial Tag Team Tournament Cup (April 19, '86) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) beat Sam Houston & Nelson Royal, then lost to the eventual winners, the Road Warriors.
- NWA Great American Bash '86 (July 5) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) & Jim Cornette lost a "Steel Cage" Match to Dusty Rhodes, Magnum T.A., & Baby Doll.
- NWA Great American Bash '86 (July 26) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) & Jim Cornette lost a "Steel Cage" Match to Baby Doll & the Road Warriors.
- NWA United States Tag-Team Title Tournament (September 28, '86) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) fought to a Double Disqualification with Dick Murdoch & Ronnie Garvin. Ivan Koloff & Krusher Khruschev won the tournament.
- NWA 2nd Annual Jim Crockett, Sr Memorial Tag Team Tournament Cup (April '87) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Stan Lane) beat the Garvins and the Road Warriors before falling to the eventual winners, Dusty Rhodes & Nikita Koloff.
- NWA United States Tag-Team Title Tournament (April/May '87) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) defeated Baron Von Raschke & Shaska Whatley and Barry Windham & Ronnie Garvin to win the tournament.
- NWA Starrcade '86 (November 27) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) lost a "Scaffold" Match to the Road Warriors.
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 4) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Stan Lane) lost, via DQ, to the NWA World Tag-Team Champs, the Rock-n-Roll Express.
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 18) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) retained the NWA United States Tag-Team Titles, beating the Fabulous Freebirds.
- NWA Great American Bash '87 (July 31) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) lost, via DQ, to the NWA World Tag-Team Champions, the Rock-n-Roll Express.
- NWA Starrcade '87 (November 26) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) lost a "Scaffold" Match to the Rock-n-Roll Express.
- NWA Bunkhouse Stampede (January 24, '88) = Eaton fought to a 20-Minute Draw with the NWA Television Champion, Nikita Koloff.
- NWA Clash of the Champions I (March 27, '88) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) stayed the NWA United States Tag-Team Champions, winning, via DQ, over the Fantastics.
- NWA 3rd Annual Jim Crockett, Sr Memorial Tag Team Tournament Cup (April '88) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) won a "Triangle" Match over the Sheepherders and the Lightning Express, then fell to the eventual winners, Lex Luger & Sting.
- NWA Great American Bash '88 (July 10) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) won the NWA United States Tag Titles, defeating the Fantastics.
- NWA Clash of the Champions IV (December 7, '88) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) fell to Ric Flair & Barry Windham.
- NWA Starrcade '88 (December 26) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) beat the Original Midnight Express (Dennis Condrey & Randy Rose).
- NWA Clash of the Champions V (February 15, '89) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) took down the Russian Assassins.
- NWA Chi-Town Rumble (February 20, '89) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) & Jim Cornette won a "Loser Leaves Town" Match over Paul E. Dangerously, Randy Rose, & Jack Victory.
- NWA Clash of the Champions VI (April 2, '89) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) fell to the Samoan Swat Team.
- NWA World Tag-Team Title Tournament (May/June '89) = The Midnight Express defeated Butch Reed & Bob Orton Jr to reach the semi-finals of the tournament.
- NWA Clash of the Champions VII (June 14, '89) = The Midnight Express won over the Samoan Swat Team, then were beaten by the Freebirds, who won the vacated NWA World Tag-Team Titles.
- NWA Great American Bash '89 (July 23) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane), Steve Williams, & the Road Warriors won a "Wargames" Match over the Fabulous Freebirds & the Samoan Swat Team.
- NWA Halloween Havoc '89 (October 28) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) & Steve Williams were beaten by the Samoan Savage & the Samoan Swat Team.
- NWA Clash of the Champions IX (November 15, '89) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) defeated the Dynamic Dudes.
- NWA United States Tag-Team Title Tournament (January/February '90) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) won over the Rock-n-Roll Express, then were beaten by the eventual winners, Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk.
- NWA WrestleWar '90 (February 25) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) fell to the Rock-n-Roll Express.
- NWA Capital Combat (May 19, '90) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) won the NWA United States Tag-Team Titles, beating Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk.
- NWA Clash of the Champions XI (June 13, '90) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) stayed the NWA United States Tag Champs, but lost, via DQ, to the Rock-n-Roll Express.
- NWA Great American Bash '90 (July 7, '90) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) retained the NWA United States Tag-Team Titles, taking down Tracey Smothers & Steve Armstrong.
- NWA Running the Gauntlet Tournament (September '90) = Eaton defeated Tracey Smothers and Richard Morton before losing to Sid Vicious.
- NWA Halloween Havoc '90 (October 27) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Lane) fell to Ricky Morton & Tommy Rich.
- NWA Starrcade '90 (December 16) = Eaton beat Tom Zenk.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XIV (January 31, '91) = Eaton lost to the WCW World Television Champion, Tom Zenk.
- WCW WrestleWar '91 (February 24) = Eaton defeated Brad Armstrong.
- WCW Superbrawl I (May 19, '91) = Eaton won the WCW Television Title, beating Arn Anderson.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XV (June 14, '91) = Eaton lost a "Three Falls" Match to the WCW World Heavyweight Champion, Ric Flair.
- WCW Great American Bash '91 (July 14) = Eaton & PN News won a "Scaffold" Match over Steve Austin & Terrance Taylor.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XVI (September 5, '91) = Eaton competed in a "Battle Royal", which was won by El Gigante.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '91 (October 27) = Eaton defeated Terrance Taylor.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XVII (November 19, '91) = Eaton took down Firebreaker Chip.
- WCW Starrcade '91 (December 29) = Eaton & Brian Pillman were beaten by Abdullah the Butcher & Sting.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XVIII (January 12, '92) = Eaton, Arn Anderson, & Larry Zbyszko lost to Ron Simmons, Dustin Rhodes, & Barry Windham.
- WCW Superbrawl II (February 29, '92) = Eaton & Arn Anderson retained the WCW World Tag-Team Titles, winning, via DQ, over the Steiner Brothers.
- WCW WrestleWar '92 (May 7) = The Dangerous Alliance (Eaton, Arn Anderson, Steve Austin, Rick Rude, & Larry Zbyszko) lost a "Wargames" Match to Nikita Koloff, Dustin Rhodes, Barry Windham, Ricky Steamboat, & Sting.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XIX (June 16, '92) = Eaton & Arn Anderson fell to Dustin Rhodes & Barry Windham in the first round of the NWA World Tag-Team Title Tournament.
- WCW Beach Blast '92 (June 20, '92) = The Dangerous Alliance (Eaton, Arn Anderson, & Steve Austin) lost, via DQ, to Nikita Koloff, Dustin Rhodes, & Barry Windham.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XX (September 2, '92) = Eaton & Arn Anderson defeated Dick Slater & Greg Valentine.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '92 (October 25) = Eaton, Arn Anderson, & Michael Hayes fell to Shane Douglas, Johnny Gunn, & Tom Zenk.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXI (November 18, '92) = Eaton & Arn Anderson were beaten by Kensuke Sasaki & Erik Watts.
- WCW Slamboree '93 (May 23) = Eaton & Chris Benoit lost to Marcus Bagwell & Too Cold Scorpio.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXIV (August 18, '93) = Eaton was taken down by Too Cold Scorpio.
- WCW Fall Brawl '93 (September 19) = In a dark match, Eaton fell to Erik Watts.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (February 17, '94) = Eaton, Mike Enos, & Rambo were beaten by Manabu Nakanishi, Takayuki Iizuka, & Akira Nogami.
- ECW When Worlds Collide (May 14, '94) = Eaton & Sabu defeated Terry Funk & Arn Anderson.
- WCW Bash At The Beach '94 (July 17) = In a dark match, Eaton & Steve Keirn were beaten by the Armstrongs.
- WCW Fall Brawl '94 (September 18) = In a dark match, Eaton & Steve Keirn again lost to the Armstrongs.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXX (January 25) = Eaton fell to Alex Wright.
- WCW Slamboree '95 (May 21) = In a dark match, Eaton & Steven Regal defeated Ricky Santana & Fidel Sierra.
- WCW Great American Bash '95 (June 18) = Eaton & Steven Regal lost to the WCW World Tag-Team Champs, the Nasty Boys.
- WCW Bash At The Beach '95 (July 16) = Eaton & Steven Regal lost a "Triangle" Match to the WCW World Tag-Team Champions, Harlem Heat. The Nasty Boys were the other participants.
- WCW Halloween Havoc '95 (October 29) = In a dark match, Eaton & Steven Regal fell to Chris Benoit & Dean Malenko.
- NJPW Sumo Hall (November 13, '95) = Eaton & Johnny B. Badd lost to Masahiro Chono & Hiro Saito.
- WCW World War III '95 (November 26) = Eaton competed in the "WWIII Three-Ring Battle Royal", which was won by Randy Savage.
- WCW Starrcade '95 (December 27) = In a dark match, Eaton & Steven Regal were beaten by the American Males.
- WCW Clash of the Champions XXXII (January 23, '96) = Eaton & Steven Regal lost to the WCW World Tag-Team Champs, Lex Luger & Sting.
- WCW Slamboree '96 (May 19) = Eaton & Dick Slater won over Alex Wright & the Disco Inferno and Jim Duggan & VK Wallstreet, with both wrestlers later competing in the "Lord of the Ring Battle Royal", which was won by Diamond Dallas Page.
- WCW Hogg Wild '96 (August 10) = In a dark match, Eaton fell to Alex Wright.
- WCW World War III '96 (November 24) = Eaton competed in the "WWIII Three-Ring Battle Royal", which was won by the Giant.
- WCW Profiles In Pain (May 2, '98) = Eaton was pinned by the Barbarian.
- WCW World War III '98 (November 22) = Eaton competed in the "WWIII Three-Ring Battle Royal", which was won by Kevin Nash.
- OVW The Last Dance (June 27, '01) = Eaton & Ron Waterman defeated the Disciples of Synn.
- OVW Tag-Team Title Tournament (July/August '01) = Eaton & Randy Orton beat Derrick King & Jason Lee, then fell to Chris Michaels & Sean Casey. Rico Constantino & the Prototype won the tournament.
- HWA 4th Annual Pillman Memorial Show (August 9, '01) = Eaton lost to Terry Taylor. Ricky Steamboat was the special referee.
- NWA-TNA PPV (Show #57, August 13, '03) = Eaton was pinned by Kid Kash.
- RoH Midnight Express Reunion (October 2, '04) = The Midnight Express (Eaton, Condrey, & Lane) & Jim Cornette brawled with Prince Nana & the Embassy.
- IWC A Call To Arms 2 (December 11, '04) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) won the IWC Tag-Team Titles, beating Southern Comfort.
- Wrestle Reunion #1 (January 29, '05) = The Midnight Express (Eaton, Condrey, & Lane) fell to the Rock-n-Roll Express & the Fantastics.
- IWC Super Indy Tournament IV (April 29, '05) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) retained the IWC Tag-Team Titles, defeating Southern Comfort.
- IWC Showdown In U-Town 2: The Aftermath (April 30, '05) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) lost the IWC Tag-Team Titles to the Unholy Alliance (Sebastian Dark & Hentai).
- Wrestle Reunion #2 (August 27, '05) = The Midnight Express (Eaton, Condrey, & Lane) took down Mick Foley, Terry Funk, & Dory Funk Jr.
- World Wrestling Legends (March 5, '06) = The Midnight Express (Eaton, Condrey, & Lane) were beaten by the Armstrongs.
- IWC Night of Legends '11 (April 16) = The Midnight Express (Eaton & Condrey) fell to The Rock & Roll Express.

Title Summary:
- AWA Southern Heavyweight Champion (1970's)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion (2/1979 - 4/29/1979)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(2) (10/24/1979 - 11/25/1979)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(3) (12/1979 - 2/17/1979)
- NWA Mid-America Television Champion (1980)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(4) (2/1980)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(5) (7/23/1980 - 1980)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(6) (10/1980 - 1980)
- CWA World Heavyweight Champion (10/20/1980 - 1980)
- NWA Georgia National Television Champion (1/22/1981 - 1/23/1981)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(7) (5/1982 - 6/07/1982)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(8) (1982)
- AWA Southern Tag-Team Champion w/ Sweet Brown Sugar (1982)
- AWA Southern Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Sweet Brown Sugar (1982 - 11/02/1982)
- AWA Southern Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Duke Myers (12/1982 - 1/1983)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(9) (1/10/1983 - 1/1983)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(10) (2/14/1983 - 2/25/1983)
- NWA Mid-America Heavyweight Champion(11) (2/28/1983 - 3/07/1983)
- AWA Southern Tag-Team Champion(4) w/ Duke Myers (5/16/1983 - 6/1983)
- Mid South World Tag-Team Champion w/ Dennis Condrey (3/13/1984 - 5/02/1984)
- Mid South World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Dennis Condrey (5/23/1984 - 10/01/1984)
- WCWA America Tag-Team Champion w/ Dennis Condrey (1/11/1985 - 3/08/1985)
- NWA World Tag-Team Champion w/ Dennis Condrey (2/02/1986 - 8/16/1986)
- NWA United States Tag-Team Champion w/ Stan Lane (5/16/1987 - 4/26/1988)
- NWA United States Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Stan Lane (7/10/1988 - 9/10/1988)
- NWA World Tag-Team Champion(2) w/ Stan Lane (9/10/1988 - 10/29/1988)
- NWA United States Tag-Team Champion(3) w/ Stan Lane (5/19/1990 - 8/24/1990)
- WCW World Television Champion (5/19/1991 - 6/03/1991)
- WCW World Tag-Team Champion w/ Arn Anderson (1/16/1992 - 5/03/1992)
- SMW "Beat The Champ" Television Champion (3/01/1993 - 4/19/1993)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Tag-Team Champion w/ Rikki Nelson (2000)
- IWC Tag-Team Champion w/ Dennis Condrey (12/11/2004 - 4/30/2005)
- UCW Tag-Team Champion w/ Dennis Condrey (2/11/2005 - ??)
- NWA Rocky Rop Tag-Team Champion w/ Dennis Condrey (7/23/2005 - 8/19/2005)
- NWA Mid-Atlantic Hardcore Champion (5/15/2009 - 11/05/2009)

PWI Achievement Awards: (1 win, 1 1st RU, 0 2nd RUs, 1 3rd RU)
- 1986 Feud of the Year, 3rd Runner-Up (Midnight Express vs. Rock-n-Roll Express)
- 1987 Tag-Team of the Year (Midnight Express)
- 1988 Tag-Team of the Year, 1st Runner-Up (Midnight Express)