• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (August 3, 1998) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the Denver Coliseum in Denver, Colorado and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Road Wild 1998’ PPV.
The card can be found here:
Diamond Dallas Page vs. The Barbarian
Tokyo Magnum vs. Psychosis
Brian Adams vs. Jim Duggan
Eddy Guerrero vs. Juventud Guerrera
Lizmark Jr. vs. Stevie Ray
Curt Hennig vs. Konnan
Rey Mysterio Jr. vs. Chris Jericho
Scott Hall & The Giant vs. Sting & Bret Hart
• Austin Theory Reportedly Suspended By WWE
It seems like that a legitimate suspension also took place backstage, which turns out to be of Austin Theory.
During RAW, a fan asked Dave Meltzer of the Wrestling Observer about where Theory has been, to which he replied:
“Unannounced suspension of sorts.”
Unannounced suspension of sorts. https://t.co/TX4oTKzzaq
— Dave Meltzer (@davemeltzerWON) August 4, 2020
Theory was last seen on WWE programming on the June 17 episode of Main Event.
He was suddenly taken off TV after the COVID-19 testing and after a minor accused him of sending her inappropriate messages online.
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