Ric Flair vs. Ricky Steamboat forgotten classic unearthed in rare Hidden Gem

  • Published: 15 August 2019
  • Years before their legendary trilogy of bouts in 1989, famous foes “Nature Boy” Ric Flair and Ricky “The Dragon” Steamboat go toe-to-toe in an NWA World Heavyweight Title Match at Boogie Jam 1984: Courtesy of WWE Network.
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Comments • 56

  • magmanamous bazooka
    magmanamous bazooka  6 months back

    There was no commentary, but the crowd were filling up for that.

    • LegendsNeverDie
      LegendsNeverDie  6 months back

      This is the wrestling I miss! It makes me feel like I am a kid again.

      • MAELOx 45
        MAELOx 45  6 months back


      • mephosto
        mephosto  6 months back

        early 80s steamboat/flair, this is a treat

        • What About
          What About  6 months back

          Very cool.

          • Tulley Novielli
            Tulley Novielli  6 months back

            Lit 🔥

            • Q2RAW GAMING
              Q2RAW GAMING  6 months back

              They have always had excellent matches even back when they battled for the TV Title in Mid Atlantic!!

              • Adrian Tuz
                Adrian Tuz  6 months back

                Cuando la WWE no era una miarda como ahorea

                • O'Haire
                  O'Haire  6 months back

                  The Ultimate Babyface vs. The Ultimate Heel.

                  • Λινα Παπαδακου

                    Old school wrestling is my favourite

                    • Nathan Matthew
                      Nathan Matthew  6 months back


                      • Rary Gabriel
                        Rary Gabriel  6 months back

                        Before stone cold/the rock and john cena/randy orton rivalry.

                        • bigbabyzubas
                          bigbabyzubas  6 months back

                          This was how it was.

                          Everyone getting into every hit and counter.

                          Those days were different.. Not as many distractions.

                          • Supernamek2121
                            Supernamek2121  6 months back

                            Rich Flair was Born old or he just got in the wrestling business too late in terms of age obviously he was capable of doing wrestling until 2011

                            • Thomas Johnson
                              Thomas Johnson  6 months back

                              He actually started when he was 23 In 1972. He wrestled for 40 years. Amazing career!

                            • Papa Aaron
                              Papa Aaron  6 months back

                              Coz Lots of alcohol

                          • Jay Why
                            Jay Why  6 months back

                            I miss the days when the camera wasn't bouncing up and down and switching camera angles every 2 sec

                            • Jose Miguel
                              Jose Miguel  6 months back

                              I thought I was the only one that gets annoyed by that

                            • Ryan Foley
                              Ryan Foley  6 months back

                              And the classic audience track

                          • SERKAN AYDIN
                            SERKAN AYDIN  6 months back

                            SENE KAÇ ACABA ? YEAR ?

                            • Jalen Payton
                              Jalen Payton  6 months back

                              Ricky Steamboat, one of the legends who never won The WWF Championship

                              • Mike H.
                                Mike H.  6 months back

                                Old school 🏫 memories.

                                • QAFAR QULUZADE《HEROIC GUY》

                                  Legend boi

                                  • Jonas Madoenho
                                    Jonas Madoenho  6 months back


                                    • Tiger567 R
                                      Tiger567 R  6 months back

                                      This will always be better than wrestling now.

                                      • pac 1
                                        pac 1  6 months back

                                        Tiger567 R hello tiger

                                    • TylerArkinson-55 LRPW
                                      TylerArkinson-55 LRPW  6 months back

                                      I'm pretty much addicted to old school wrestling!

                                      • Matt R
                                        Matt R  6 months back

                                        Better Steamboat feud Vs Flair or Vs Savage. Let the great debate begin

                                      • Van Jhelum
                                        Van Jhelum  6 months back

                                        I hope you can upload their 6 star match,on March 18,1989 Landover.

                                        • Trinity Hemphill
                                          Trinity Hemphill  6 months back

                                          THE NATURE BOYY

                                          • Drizzy123 _YT
                                            Drizzy123 _YT  6 months back

                                            Wow og

                                            • Igor180
                                              Igor180  6 months back

                                              In the thumbnail it looks like the ring has the same colors of the 24/7 Championship😂🤣

                                              • Randy Orton
                                                Randy Orton  6 months back

                                                Two great Legends

                                                • lexorcism
                                                  lexorcism  6 months back

                                                  When tough guys went to war in coloured diapers

                                                  • Tamzid Mohsin Khan
                                                    Tamzid Mohsin Khan  6 months back

                                                    Ric Flair is God of Wrestling

                                                    • Wrestling Reaction
                                                      Wrestling Reaction  6 months back

                                                      When Wrestling was Wrestling.

                                                      • Justin Snow
                                                        Justin Snow  6 months back

                                                        I loved this rivalry back in the ol' WCW days. They had great chemistry.

                                                      • MIGHTYKNOWN
                                                        MIGHTYKNOWN  6 months back

                                                        He stole his submission finisher

                                                      • Ghost 8856
                                                        Ghost 8856  6 months back


                                                        • Lahmer Ayoube
                                                          Lahmer Ayoube  6 months back

                                                          2 legend

                                                          • Kieron Brunwin
                                                            Kieron Brunwin  6 months back

                                                            I only came here because I thought one of them died.

                                                            • Gold$onic1 🎮
                                                              Gold$onic1 🎮  6 months back

                                                              I don't think they did. If they dies there would be few videos about the main person.

                                                          • frank alfred
                                                            frank alfred  6 months back

                                                            at that time wrestling was invented

                                                            • Oli Freakin Davis
                                                              Oli Freakin Davis  6 months back

                                                              No wrestling was alive back then CMLL has been around since 1933

                                                          • Little T’s adventures
                                                            Little T’s adventures  6 months back


                                                            • Richard Lopez
                                                              Richard Lopez  6 months back


                                                              • Sarjil Khan
                                                                Sarjil Khan  6 months back

                                                                Very nice

                                                                • The Fiend Fan1
                                                                  The Fiend Fan1  6 months back

                                                                  What a classic

                                                                  • roadbalk 1
                                                                    roadbalk 1  6 months back

                                                                    Ric flair he is the GOAT

                                                                    • JMY
                                                                      JMY  6 months back