• ON THIS DAY IN PRO WRESTLING HISTORY (May 19, 1991) – WCW SuperBrawl 1
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on May 19, 1991, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW SuperBrawl’ LIVE on PPV from the Bayfront Arena in St. Petersburg, Florida.
This was the very first of 11 annual SuperBrawl pay-per-view events between 1991 & 2001.
Here are the official results:
Vacant WCW United States Tag Team Championship: The Fabulous Freebirds defeated The Young Pistols
Dan Spivey defeated Ricky Morton
Nikita Koloff defeated Tommy Rich
Dustin Rhodes defeated Terrance Taylor
Big Josh defeated Black Bart
Oz defeated Tim Parker
Taped fist: Barry Windham defeated Brian Pillman
Stretcher match: El Gigante defeated Sid Vicious
Steel Cage: Ron Simmons defeated Butch Reed
WCW World Tag Team Championship: The Steiner Brothers (c) defeated Sting & Lex Luger
WCW World Television Championship: Bobby Eaton defeated Arn Anderson (c)
WCW World Heavyweight Championship: Ric Flair (c) defeated Tatsumi Fujinami
• BREAKING NEWS: Tony Khan Announces New AEW Show
During his appearance on Busted Open Radio this morning, AEW President Tony Khan announced that All Elite Wrestling has reached a new agreement with WarnerMedia.
Tony announced that AEW’s new TV show, AEW Rampage, will debut on August 13th on Friday nights at 10 PM EST on TNT. It will be a one hour show. It won’t go head-to-head with WWE’s SmackDown as SmackDown ends at 10 PM EST.
He also announced that both AEW Dynamite & AEW Rampage will move to TBS in 2022.
AEW will also begin airing quarterly TV specials on TNT in 2022 (similar to WWE’s Saturday Night’s Main Event back in the day).
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