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WCW Monday Nitro 1.03.2000

July 25, 2012 1 comment

Monday, January 3rd, 2000

Live from the Bi-Lo Center in Greenville, SC

List of WCW Champions at the time:
●  WCW World Heavyweight Champion: Bret Hart (12/20/1999)
●  WCW U.S. Heavyweight Champion: Jeff Jarrett (12/20/1999)
●  WCW World Tag Team Champions: VACANT (12/27/1999)
●  WCW Hardcore Champion: Norman Smiley (11/21/1999)
●  WCW Cruiserweight Champion: Madusa (12/19/1999)

~ The first two-hour Nitro comes on the air with highlights of last week’s wackiness with Scott Steiner and Sid. We then get a look at a chartered jet we’re told has the new WCW Commissioner onboard which will be revealed tonight. After the intro Tony Schiavohne welcomes us to the show along with Mike Tenay and Bobby “The Brain” Heenan and says in addition to the new commissioner we’ll have the conclusion of the tag team championship tournament. Read more…

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WWF Raw Is War 4.23.2001

July 6, 2012 Leave a comment

Monday, April 23rd, 2001

Live from the Pepsi Center in Denver, CO

List of WWF Champions at the time:
●  WWF World Heavyweight Champion: Stone Cold Steve Austin (4/01/2001)
●  WWF Intercontinental Champion: Triple H (4/16/2001)
●  WWF World Tag Team Champions: The Undertaker & Kane (4/19/2001)
●  WWF European Champion: Eddie Guerrero (4/01/2001)
●  WWF Hardcore Champion: Rhyno (4/19/2001)
●  WWF Women’s Champion: Chyna (4/01/2001)
●  WWF Light Heavyweight Champion: Crash Holly (3/18/2001)

~ Raw comes on the air with clips of the Undertaker & Kane winning the Tag Team Titles on Smackdown and their war with Steve Austin and Triple H. We also get footage from the following Sunday Night Heat of the Backlash main event being booked: Steve Austin & Triple H vs. The Undertaker and Kane for the World, Intercontiental and Tag Titles. Yes, they waited until the week before the pay-per-view to actually announce the main event and and they did it on Heat as well.

~ Anyway Jim Ross welcomes us to the show along with Paul Heyman. Tonight Chris Benoit and Chris Jericho face Kurt Angle and William Regal in a tag-team submission match. And we might get more on Backlash. Read more…

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