10 Landmark Firsts in Wrestling That Fans Should Know About

Few things add brutality to a match like having the participants take few spills off a ladder, which is why so many awesome wrestling moments came from ladder matches. This match type is thought to have originated in Calgary’s Stampede Wrestling, with the first one taking place in 1972, with Dan Kroffat and Tor Kamata trying to make their way up to a wad of money, as opposed to a title.