• AEW Signs Recently Released WWE Wrestler
According to Fightful Select, AEW has signed Shane “Swerve” Strickland (fka Isaiah “Swerve” Scott in WWE).
He was a member of the Hit Row stable in WWE. He was released from the company in November 2021, just a few weeks after his main roster debut.
Shane recently wrestled a match for NJPW.
Below are his top accomplishments in pro-wrestling:
– 1x NXT North American Champion
– 1x MLW World Champion
– 1x CZW World Champion
– 1x Evolve Champion
– 2x Lucha Underground Trios Champion
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• ON THIS DAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY (FEBRUARY 23, 1997) – WCW SUPERBRAWL VII
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on February 23, 1997, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW SuperBrawl VII’ LIVE on PPV from the Cow Palace in San Francisco, California.
This pay-per-view featured the Heel Turn of “The Macho Man” Randy Savage who joined the nWo New World Order in the process.
Here are the results from that night:
WCW Cruiserweight Championship: Syxx defeated Dean Malenko (c)
Konnan, La Parka & Villano IV defeated Juventud Guerrera, Super Caló & Ciclope
WCW World Television Championship: Prince Iaukea (c) defeated Rey Mysterio, Jr.
Diamond Dallas Page defeated Buff Bagwell via DQ
WCW United States Heavyweight Championship: Eddie Guerrero (c) defeated Chris Jericho
The Public Enemy defeated Harlem Heat and The Faces of Fear
Jeff Jarrett defeated Steve McMichael
San Francisco Death match: Chris Benoit defeated The Taskmaster
WCW World Tag Team Championship: Lex Luger & The Giant defeated The Outsiders (c)
WCW World Heavyweight Championship: Hollywood Hogan (c) defeated Roddy Piper