• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (June 8, 1996) – WCW Pro
On this day in 1996, World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW PRO’.
This episode featured pre-taped matches, interviews & segments, building storylines on the road to the upcoming ‘WCW The Great American Bash 1996’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
Eddie Guerrero vs. The Gambler
Public Enemy vs. Southern Posse
GAB Control Center
Steve Armstrong vs. Diamond Dallas Page
Steiner Brothers vs. Pat Tanaka & Jobber
Glacier Teaser Promo
Madusa vs. Bull Nakano
• BREAKING NEWS: NJPW Announces Return Date
NJPW (New Japan Pro Wrestling) has not held any event since February 26 due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.
The company has now announced that they’ll be returning with live shows on June 15th, while following the COVID-19 guidelines. The shows will be held without fans.
It was also confirmed that the NJPW Cup will be making its return, and it’ll be held between June 16th and July 3rd. 9 Shows will take place in between those dates and all of them will be streamed live.
The winner of the NJPW Cup will face Tetsuya Naito for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship & IWGP Intercontinental Championship on July 12th with 33% attendance.
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