• AEW Wrestler Took A Shot At WWE Releasing 18 Wrestlers On This Week’s Rampage
WWE released 18 wrestlers on Thursday and the sad news was delivered by John Laurinaitis (Head of WWE’s Talent Relations) as usual.
Bryan Danielson (fka Daniel Bryan in WWE) faced Anthony Bowens on Rampage. Bowens’ tag team partner Max Caster said the following in his promo before the match:
“I’m gonna put you in poverty dawg, because I’m ending careers quicker than your father-in-law.”
Laurinaitis is Bryan’s father-in-law. He is Brie Bella’s step-father and Brie is married to Bryan.
Bryan went on to defeat Bowens.
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• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (November 5, 1998) – WCW Thunder
On this day in 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Thunder’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Civic Center in Roanoke, Virginia and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW World War 3 1998’ PPV.
The match-card of the show can be found here:
1. Kanyon vs. Barry Horowitz
2. Alex Wright vs. Raven
3. Booker T vs. Fit Finlay
4. Kaz Hayashi vs. The Cat
5. Horace Hogan vs. Norman Smiley
6. Eddie Guerrero vs. Rey Mysterio Jr.
7. WCW World TV Title: Chris Jericho vs. Prince Iaukea
8. Scott Hall vs. Disco Inferno
9. Lex Luger vs. Scott Steiner