• 5 More NXT 2.0 Stars Expected To Be Called Up To The WWE Main Roster Soon
According to PWInsider, there have been talks going on backstage about NXT 2.0 Superstar Solo Sikoa making his debut on the WWE main roster next month.
For those who don’t know, Sikoa is the son of WWE Hall Of Famer Rikishi and the younger brother of Undisputed WWE Tag Team Champions The Usos.
In an update to this, the following NXT 2.0 wrestlers are also expected to get called up to the WWE main roster soon:
– Santos Escobar
– Joaquin Wilde
– Cruz Del Toro
– Elektra Lopez
– Indi Hartwell
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (August 26, 1999) – WWF SmackDown! Debut Show
On this day in 1999, the World Wrestling Federation aired the first episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF SmackDown!’.
This was in fact the first regular weekly episode, while there was a separate stand-alone pilot ‘WWF SmackDown!’ show on TV earlier that year on April 29, 1999.
Here’s the card:
– Triple H/Chyna/The Rock/Shawn Michaels/Mankind Interview
– Jeff Jarrett vs. Billy Gunn
– Al Snow Interview
– Tag Team Title Match: The Acolytes vs. X-Pac & Kane vs. Big Show & Undertaker
– Big Boss Man/Al Snow Interview
– Hardcore Title Match: Big Boss Man vs. Al Snow
– Road Dogg vs. Chris Jericho
– Chris Jericho/Howard Finkel Interview
– Chris Jericho/Ken Shamrock/Howard Finkel Segment
– Stephanie/Test Interview (Test proposes to her and she agrees)
– Shane McMahon vs. Mankind
– Stone Cold Steve Austin Interview
– Evening Gown Match: Ivory vs. Tori
– WWF Title Match: The Rock vs. Triple H (HBK as guest referee)