• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (March 18, 2002) – WWF Monday Night RAW [Brock Lesnar Debuts]
On this day in 2002, the World Wrestling Federation aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Monday Night RAW’.
It was broadcasted from the Joe Louis Arena in Detroit, Michigan and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Backlash 2002’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. WWF IC Title: RVD vs. Christian
2. Lita vs. Trish Stratus
3. Edge & Kane vs. Booker T & Kurt Angle
4. WWF Hardcore Title: Al Snow vs. Maven
5. WWF World Tag Titles: Billy & Chuck vs. Dudley Boyz
6. Hulk Hogan & The Rock vs. Kevin Nash & Scott Hall
17 Years ago today, "The Next Big Thing" Brock Lesnar made his WWF debut! pic.twitter.com/SIKdIFp8fD
— WWFOldSchool.com (@WWFOldSchoolcom) March 18, 2019
• Braun Strowman’s WrestleMania 35 Role Revealed
On tonight’s episode of RAW, “The Monster Among Men” Braun Strowman revealed that he’s going to be a part of the Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal at WrestleMania 35.
Braun has competed in an Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal before as well (on the WrestleMania 33 Kickoff Show in 2017) and lost.
— WWE (@WWE) March 19, 2019
Below is what the WrestleMania 35 match-card looks like as of this writing:
– RAW Women’s Championship Match: Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair (1st Ever Women’s WrestleMania Main Event)
– Universal Championship Match: Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Seth Rollins
– No Holds Barred Match: Triple H vs. Batista (Batista’s Final Match)
– Farewell Match: Kurt Angle vs. Baron Corbin
– Randy Orton vs. AJ Styles
– Shane McMahon vs. The Miz
– WWE Cruiserweight Championship Match: Buddy Murphy (c) vs. Tony Nese OR Cedric Alexander
– 6th Annual Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal