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On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (April 26 – 1995 & 1998) – Triple H’s WWF Debut & The First Ever Inferno Match

Triple H HHH Hunter Hearst Helmsley - Intercontinental Champion

– On this day in Pro Wrestling history in 1995, Triple H (known as Hunter Hearst Helmsley at that point) made his WWF debut at a TV taping. He went on to defeat Buck Zumhofe. You can watch his debut below:

– On this day in Pro Wrestling history in 1998, In Your House 21: Unforgiven took place and it featured the first ever Inferno match. Below are the results from the show:

Farooq, Ken Shamrock & Steve Blackman def. The Nation (The Rock, D’Lo Brown and Mark Henry)

European Championship Match: Triple H (c) def. Owen Hart to retain the Title.

NWA World Tag Team Championship Match: The New Midnight Express (c) def. The Rock ‘n’ Roll Express to retain the Titles.

Evening Gown Match: Luna Vachon def. Sable

WWF Tag Team Championship Match: The New Age Outlaws (c) def. LOD 2000 to retain the Titles.

Inferno Match: The Undertaker def. Kane

WWF Championship Match: Dude Love def. Stone Cold Steve Austin (c) via DQ.

You can watch the Inferno match below:


The Undertaker vs Kane (Unforgiven 1998) by thetexasrattlesnake

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