• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (June 3, 1996) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 1996, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the the Asheville Civic Center in Asheville, North Carolina and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW The Great American Bash 1996’ PPV.
The card can be found here:
1. John Tenta vs. Big Bubba Rogers
2. Faces of Fear vs. High Voltage
3. Sgt. Craig Pittman vs. Disco Inferno
4. Steve Regal vs. Jim Duggan
5. Kevin Sullivan vs. Prince Iaukea
6. Ric Flair & Arn Anderson vs. Rock & Roll Express
7. The Giant vs. Ice Train
8. Scott Norton vs. Hugh Morrus
9. Steiner Brothers vs. Sting & Lex Luger
• AEW & CM Punk In ‘Advanced Talks’ About An Appearance At ALL OUT PPV
All Elite Wrestling’s ALL OUT pay-per-view will take place on August 31st in Chicago.
According to Slice Wrestling, AEW officials and former WWE wrestler CM Punk are in ‘advanced talks’ about an appearance at ALL OUT.
AEW officials have also talked about Punk possibly having a match in his hometown at this PPV. No word yet on what Punk thinks about this opportunity.
AEW wants Punk to join their roster and become a regular full-time AEW Superstar.