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WWF Smackdown 6.14.2001

January 26, 2014 Leave a comment

Thursday, June 14th, 2001

Taped (6/12) from the Baltimore Arena in Baltimore, MD

List of WWF Champions at the time:
WWF World Heavyweight Champion: Stone Cold Steve Austin (4/01/2001)
WWF Intercontinental Champion: Kane (5/20/2001)
WWF World Tag Team Champions: Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho (5/21/2001)
WWF European Champion: Matt Hardy (4/26/2001)
WWF Hardcore Champion: Rhyno (5/28/2001)
WWF Light Heavyweight Champion: Jeff Hardy (6/14/2001)

~ Smackdown comes on the air with highlights of Steve Austin’s reactions to the triple threat match being made on Raw, both the emotional and physical. Michael Cole then welcomes us to the show along with Tazz as they hype what’s on tap for tonight’s action, including The Undertaker taking on Kurt Angle and the last two King of the Ring qualifying matches. Plus three title matches are signed, with Kane, Matt Hardy and Rhyno putting their gold on the line while Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho defend the Tag Team Titles against Edge & Christian. Read more…

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WCW Monday Nitro 1.04.1999

January 1, 2014 Leave a comment

Monday, January 4th, 1999

Live from the GeorgiaDome in Atlanta, GA

List of WCW Champions at the time:
WCW World Heavyweight Champion: Kevin Nash (12/27/1998)
WCW U.S. Heavyweight Champion: Bret Hart (11/30/1998)
WCW World Tag Team Champions: VACANT (1/04/1999)
WCW Television Champion: Scott Steiner (12/28/1998)
WCW Cruiserweight Champion: Billy Kidman (11/22/1998)

~ Nitro comes on the air with an overly dramatic look back at the Goldberg/Kevin Nash title match from Starrcade. We then go to the arena as Tony Schiavone welcomes us to the show along with Mike Tenay and Larry Zbyszko. As the Nitro Girls dance in the ring Tony reminds us that tonight is the rematch for the WCW Championship between Goldberg and Nash. Plus tonight begins the Ric Flair regime as the new (for now) WCW President, and Hollywood Hogan is in the house for the first time since his announcement to go into politics. Read more…

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