WrestleMania IV took place on March 27, 1988, at the Historic Atlantic City Convention Hall in Atlantic City, New Jersey. The main event featured the finals of a one-night, 14-man single-elimination tournament for the WWF World Heavyweight Championship, in which Randy Savage defeated Ted DiBiase to win the vacant title.

The main matches on the undercard were a twenty-man battle royal won by Bad News Brown, Demolition (Ax and Smash) versus Strike Force (Tito Santana and Rick Martel) for the WWF Tag Team Championship, and Brutus Beefcake versus The Honky Tonk Man for the WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship.

PromotionWorld Wrestling Federation (WWF)
DateMarch 27, 1988
CityAtlantic City, New Jersey
VenueBoardwalk Hall
WrestleMania IV


Bad News Brown won by last eliminating Bret HartBattle Royal9:44
Ted DiBiase (with Virgil & André the Giant) defeated Jim DugganFirst round tournament match5:02
Don Muraco (with Superstar Billy Graham) defeated Dino Bravo (with Frenchy Martin) by disqualificationFirst round tournament match4:53
Greg Valentine (with Jimmy Hart) defeated Ricky SteamboatFirst round tournament match9:12
Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated Butch Reed (with Slick)First round tournament match5:07
One Man Gang (with Slick) defeated Bam Bam Bigelow (with Oliver Humperdink) by countoutFirst round tournament match2:56
Jake Roberts vs. Rick Rude (with Bobby Heenan) ended in a time-limit drawFirst round tournament match15:00
The Ultimate Warrior defeated Hercules (with Bobby Heenan)Singles match4:29
Hulk Hogan vs. André the Giant (with Ted DiBiase and Virgil) ended in a double disqualificationQuarter-final tournament match5:52
Ted DiBiase defeated Don Muraco (with Superstar Billy Graham)Quarter-final tournament match5:44
Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated Greg Valentine (with Jimmy Hart)Quarter-final tournament match6:06
Brutus Beefcake defeated The Honky Tonk Man (c) (with Jimmy Hart & Peggy Sue) by disqualificationSingles match for the WWF Intercontinental Championship6:30
The Islanders (Haku & Tama) and Bobby Heenan defeated The British Bulldogs (Davey Boy Smith & Dynamite Kid) and Koko B. WareSix-man tag team match7:30
Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated One Man Gang (with Slick) by disqualificationSemi-final tournament match4:05
Demolition (Ax & Smash) (with Mr. Fuji) defeated Strike Force (Tito Santana & Rick Martel) (c)Tag team match for the WWF Tag Team Championship12:33
Randy Savage (with Miss Elizabeth) defeated Ted DiBiase (with André the Giant)Tournament final for the vacant WWF World Heavyweight Championship9:27