• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (October 27, 1996) – WCW Halloween Havoc 1996
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on October 27, 1996, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW Halloween Havoc 1996’ LIVE on PPV from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Paradise, Nevada.
This was the 8th out of 12 annual ‘WCW Halloween Havoc’ pay-per-views that aired between 1989 and 2000.
The tagline of the event was “A Night Of Terror And Suspense!”.
The results are here:
– WCW Cruiserweight Championship: Dean Malenko defeated Rey Misterio Jr. (c)
– Diamond Dallas Page defeated Eddy Guerrero
– The Giant defeated Jeff Jarrett via DQ
– Syxx defeated Chris Jericho
– Lex Luger defeated Arn Anderson
– Steve McMichael & Chris Benoit defeated The Faces of Fear
– WCW World Tag Team Championship: The Outsiders defeated Harlem Heat (c)
– WCW World Heavyweight Championship: Hollywood Hogan (c) defeated Randy Savage
• Big Change Made To Top WWE Evolution Match
Former RAW Women’s Champion Alexa Bliss has been pulled from her tag team match at this Sunday’s WWE Evolution PPV.
WWE noted that Alexa won’t be competing in the match due to an injury (which is rumored to be a concussion) and Alicia Fox will replace her in the match.
So the match that’s gonna take place now is Trish Stratus & Lita vs. Mickie James & Alicia Fox.
Below is the match-card for WWE Evolution PPV:
– RAW Women’s Championship Match: Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Nikki Bella
– Last Woman Standing Match For The SmackDown Women’s Championship: Becky Lynch (c) vs. Charlotte Flair
– Trish Stratus & Lita vs. Mickie James & Alicia Fox
– NXT Women’s Championship Match: Kairi Sane (c) vs. Shayna Baszler
– Mae Young Classic Final: Io Shirai vs. Toni Storm
– #1 Contenders Women’s Battle Royal
– Sasha Banks, Bayley & Natalya vs. The Riott Squad