• BREAKING NEWS: WWE Announces Triple H As The New Head Of Creative
WWE announced the following on their corporate website today:
“STAMFORD, Conn.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– WWE® (NYSE: WWE) and its Board of Directors today announced the appointment of Stephanie McMahon and Nick Khan as co-Chief Executive Officers.
Ms. McMahon has also been appointed Chairwoman of the Board, and Mr. Khan will continue to serve as a member of the Board. These appointments follow Vince McMahon’s retirement announcement on Friday, July 22.
“We are grateful for the opportunity to lead WWE together with our unmatched management team,” said Ms. McMahon and Mr. Khan. “We recognize this is a tremendous opportunity and responsibility, and we look forward to serving the WWE Universe.”
Additionally, WWE executive Paul Levesque will assume all responsibilities related to WWE’s creative, in addition to his regular duties.”
WATCH: Stephanie McMahon’s Buns Exposed By Triple H:
• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (July 25, 1999) – WWF Fully Loaded 1999
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on July 25, 1999, the World Wrestling Federation aired ‘WWF Fully Loaded 1999’ LIVE on PPV from the Marine Midland Arena in Buffalo, New York.
This was the 2nd out of 3 Fully Loaded pay-per-views that aired from 1998 to 2000.
Here are the results:
WWF Intercontinental Championship: Jeff Jarrett (with Debra) defeated Edge (c)
Acolyte Rules- WWF Tag Team Championship: The Acolytes defeated The Hardy Boyz (c) & Michael Hayes
WWF European Championship: D’Lo Brown defeated Mideon (c)
WWF Hardcore Championship: The Big Boss Man defeated Al Snow (c)
The Big Show defeated Kane
Iron Circle: Ken Shamrock defeated Steve Blackman
For the rights to D-Generation X: The Road Dogg & X-Pac defeated Billy Gunn & Chyna
Strap match – #1 contender at SummerSlam: Triple H defeated The Rock
First Blood – WWF Championship: Stone Cold Steve Austin (c) defeated The Undertaker