• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (October 24, 1987) – NWA World Championship Wrestling
On this day in 1987, Jim Crockett Promotions aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘NWA World Championship Wrestling’.
This episode featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to ‘Starrcade 1987’.
The card can be found below:
Jimmy Valliant & Bugsy McGraw vs. Scrubs
Barry Windham vs. John Savage
The Mighty Wilbur vs. David Isley
The New Breed vs. Bob Riddle & Gladiator #1
Ivan Koloff & The Warlord vs. Rick Ryder & Rex King
Jimmy Garvin & Michael Hayes vs. Rick Idol & Thunder Foot #1
Kevin Sullivan vs. Terry Jones
Starrcade Control Center
Tully Blanchard & Arn Anderson vs. Keith Steinborn & Ricky Nelson
Mike Rotunda vs. Alan Martin
Rock n Roll Express vs. Larry Stephens & Tony Suber
Midnight Express vs. George South & The Italian Stallion
Ricky Santana vs. Thunder foot #2
• BREAKING: Hulk Hogan Confirms WWE Return At WWE Crown Jewel PPV
During an interview with Orlando Sentinel, WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan has confirmed that he’ll be travelling to Saudi Arabia with the WWE crew for next week’s WWE Crown Jewel PPV.
Below is what Hogan said:
“There are a lot of plans in the works. I’m looking forward to going to Saudi Arabia with the WWE, looking forward to WrestleMania — but yeah, we’re moving forward at a rapid pace. It’s exciting to have this opportunity again after all these years where I was there and gone.”
Hogan was last seen on WWE programming in 2015. He was reinstated into the WWE Hall of Fame just hours before this year’s Extreme Rules PPV.
Below is the match-card for WWE Crown Jewel PPV (which takes place on November 2):
– D-Generation X (Shawn Michaels & Triple H) vs. The Brothers Of Destruction (The Undertaker & Kane)
– Vacant Universal Championship Match: Brock Lesnar vs. Braun Stroman
– WWE Championship Match: AJ Styles (c) vs. Daniel Bryan
– WWE World Cup: John Cena, Kurt Angle, Jeff Hardy, Randy Orton, Rey Mysterio, Seth Rollins, Dolph Ziggler & The Miz
– SmackDown Tag Team Championship Match: The Bar (c) vs. The New Day
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