Saturday Night's Main Event I was the first Saturday Night's Main Event special taped on May 10, 1985 and airing on NBC the following day. The show also featured Cyndi Lauper's new music video The Goonies 'R' Good Enough. The intro muaic was Animotion's song "Obsession" and the closing credits featured Hulk Hogan's then entrance music, "Eye of the Tiger" by Survivor.
- Numbers in parentheses indicate the length of the match.
- (c) refers to the champion(s) heading into the match.
- Dark Match: Salvatore Bellomo defeated Johnny Rodz
- Dark Match: Les Thornton defeated Rick McGraw
- Dark Match: Big John Studd defeated Tony Garea
- Dark Match: Jose Luis Rivera defeated Charlie Fulton
- Dark Match: Moondog Spot defeated Steve Lombardi
- Ricky Steamboat and The US Express (Barry Windham and Mike Rotunda) (w/Lou Albano) defeated Nikolai Volkoff, The Iron Sheik, and George Steele (w/Fred Blassie) (6:30)
- Hulk Hogan (w/Mr. T) (c) defeated Bob Orton (w/Roddy Piper) via disqualification to retain the WWF Championship (6:54)
- Wendi Richter (c) defeated The Fabulous Moolah to retain the WWF Women's Championship(4:00)
- The Junkyard Dog (w/ Bertha Ritter) defeated Pete Doherty (3:15)
Other on-screen talent
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