• ON THIS DAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY (May 17, 1998) – WCW SLAMBOREE 1998
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on May 17, 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW Slamboree 1998’ LIVE on PPV from The Centrum in Worcester, Massachusetts.
This was the 6th Slamboree pay-per-view out of 8 that WCW aired between 1993 and 2000.
Below are the results:
– WCW World Television Championship: Fit Finlay (c) defeated Chris Benoit
– Lex Luger defeated Brian Adams
– Dean Malenko won a #1 contender (CW Title) Battle Royal
– WCW Cruiserweight Championship: Dean Malenko defeated Chris Jericho (c)
– Bowery Death match: Diamond Dallas Page defeated Raven
– Eddie Guerrero defeated Último Dragón
– WCW United States Heavyweight Championship: Goldberg (c) defeated Perry Saturn
– Randy Savage defeated Bret Hart via DQ
– WCW World Tag Team Championship: Sting & The Giant defeated The Outsiders (c)
• 3 Currently Planned Hell In A Cell Matches For Next Month’s PPV Revealed
During last night’s WrestleMania Backlash pay-per-view, WWE revealed that Hell In A Cell 2021 pay-per-view will take place on June 20.
Just like last year, this year’s PPV is also scheduled to feature 3 Hell in a Cell matches.
The currently planned Hell in a Cell matches for next month’s show are:
– Bobby Lashley (c) vs. Drew McIntyre for the WWE Championship
– Bianca Belair (c) vs. Sasha Banks for the SmackDown Women’s Championship
– Seth Rollins vs. Cesaro
We’ll keep you updated if anything changes.
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