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305. Steve Casey
A champion rower for his native Ireland, Steve Casey would go on to greater success in the wrestling ring becoming one of the first Irish champions.  An incredibly gifted athlete, Casey would win the NWA and Boston version of the AWA Championship multiple times.

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  • Billed From: Sneem, Ireland
  • Key Championships Held: NWA World Heavyweight
    AWA (Boston) World Heavyweight (6)
  • Why they will get in: There is a strong Irish tradition in professional wrestling. Perhaps it should be honored?
  • Why they won't get in: For many that tradition began with Shamus!
  • Five Greatest Matches/Moments: 1.   Defeated Lou Thesz for both the NWA and AWA (Boston) Title (2/11/38)
    2.   Drew Danny O’Mahoney in Dublin (8/26/38)
    3.   Defeated Danny O’Mahoney in 18 Rounds (11/18/38)
    4.   Beat Gus Sonnenburg for the AWA Title in Boston (3/29/39)
    5.   Pinned Ed Don George for the AWA Title 11/29/39)

Should Steve Casey be in the Hall of Fame?

Definitely put him in! - 25%
Maybe, but others deserve it first. - 25%
Probably not, but it wouldn't be the end of the world. - 50%
No opinion. - 0%
No way! - 0%

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