• Attitude Era Veteran Passed Away 18 Years Ago Today At The Age Of 32
On this day in 2003, we lost Old School WWF Attitude Era Veteran Crash Holly (Real name: Mike Lockwood) at the young age of 32 due to a heart attack caused by a drug overdose.
As the kayfabe cousin of fellow WWF Veteran Hardcore Holly, Crash Holly wrestled for the World Wrestling Federation (later renamed World Wrestling Entertainment) from 1999 till 2003.
He won the WWF Hardcore Championship 22 times between 2000 and 2002. He also won the WWF Tag Team Championship, WWF European Championship and WWF Light Heavyweight Championship.
† REST IN PEACE CRASH HOLLY
August 25, 1971 – November 6, 2003
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (November 6, 2000) – WWF RAW IS WAR
On this day in 2000, the World Wrestling Federation aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF RAW IS WAR’.
It was broadcasted from the Compaq Center in Houston, Texas and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Survivor Series 2000’ PPV.
Here’s the match-card:
1. The Undertaker vs. Val Venis
2. T&A vs. Too Cool
3. Triple H, Billy Gunn & Road Dogg & Chyna vs. Chris Benoit, Perry Saturn, Dean Malenko & Eddie Guerrero
4. World Tag Titles: Bull Buchanan & The Goodfather vs. The Hardy Boyz
5. Steve Blackman vs. Kane
6. Jerry Lawler vs. Raven
7. Tables Match: The Dudley Boyz vs. Edge & Christian
8. Stone Cold Steve Austin vs. Kurt Angle vs. Rikishi