• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (January 08, 2000) – WCW Saturday Night
On this day in 2000, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Saturday Night’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Winthrop Coliseum in Rock Hill, South Carolina and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Souled Out 2000’ PPV.
The card of the show can be found here:
1. Curt Hennig vs. David Sierra
2. Lash Leroux vs. Al Green
3. Kid Romeo vs. Mike Sanders
4. Dean Malenko & Perry Saturn vs. Villanos IV & V
5. La Parka vs. Adrian Boyd
6. The Mamalukes vs. Disorderly Conduct
7. Booker T vs. Chris Williams (“Wildcat” Chris Harris)
8. Disco Inferno vs. Scott Armstrong
9. David Flair & Crowbar vs. Lord Steven Regal & Dave Taylor
• Chris Jericho & Another Former WWE Star Join All Elite Wrestling, Updated Roster For AEW
At today’s All Elite Wrestling’s rally, Old School WWF Legend Chris Jericho made an appearance to announce that he’s going to be a part of the All Elite Wrestling roster.
Jericho said that he’s not in this for the money, as he already has the money – he’s here to do something different.
Jericho says AEW will not only change the world, but it will change the Universe!
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) January 9, 2019
Jericho then says he’s going to be a part of AEW’s Double Or Nothing event, which takes place on May 25th. You can watch Jericho’s entrance and speech at the rally below:
Another former WWE Superstar that’s going to be a part of AEW is former WWE Cruiserweight Champion Neville (a.k.a PAC).
It should be noted that All Elite Wrestling is going to have equal pay for both male & female wrestlers.
Also, WWF Attitude Era Veteran Billy Gunn is going to be a producer in AEW.
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) January 8, 2019
Below are the confirmed names for the AEW roster so far:
– Cody Rhodes
– The Young Bucks
– “Hangman” Adam Page
– Brandi Rhodes
– Britt Baker
– Christopher Daniels
– Scorpio Sky
– Frankie Kazarian
– PAC (f.k.a Neville in WWE)
– The Good Hearts
– Joey Janela
– Penelope Ford
– Billy Gunn (Producer)
– Chris Jericho
WATCH: Stacy Keibler’s Skirt Pulled Down: