• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (August 17, 1987) – WWF Prime Time Wrestling
On this day in 1987, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Prime Time Wrestling’.
It included pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Survivor Series 1987’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
The Young Stallions vs. The Hart Foundation
Killer Khan vs. Lanny Poffo
The Battle For Bam Bam Bigelow
Highlights Of Don Muraco & Bob Orton Jr. Splitting Up As A Tag Team
Ron Bass vs. Sonny Rogers
Interview w/ Ted DiBiase & Virgil
Koko B. Ware vs. Nikolai Volkoff
Interview w/ Sir Oliver Humperdink
Bob Orton Jr. vs. George Steele
Rick Rude vs. Scott Casey
The Junkyard Dog vs. The One Man Gang
• 2 More Title Changes On Tonight’s RAW
As we noted earlier, after United States Champion Apollo Crews defeated Shelton Benjamin, Benjamin pinned R-Truth outside the ring after the match to win the WWE 24/7 Championship on RAW.
Later in the night, The Hurt Business faced Crews, Ricochet, & Mustafa Ali in a 6 man tag team elimination match.
During the match, Cedric Alexander came out and pinned Benjamin to win the WWE 24/7 Championship.
— Cedric Alexander (@CedricAlexander) August 18, 2020
After this, Alexander successfully defended the Title against Akira Tozawa in a proper match.
Alexander was celebrating his win after the match and Benjamin attacked him out of nowhere and pinned him to win the Title back.
Shelton Benjamin is now a 3 time 24/7 Champion.
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