• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (July 7, 1997) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 1997, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the Mid-South Coliseum in Memphis, Tennessee and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Bash at the Beach 1997 PPV.
The match-card can be found here:
– Public Enemy vs. Harlem Heat
– Konnan vs. Joe Gomez
– Juventud Guerrera & Hector Garza vs. Villano IV & V
– Buff Bagwell & Scott Norton vs. Chavo Jr. & Eddie Guerrero
– Diamond Dallas Page vs. Randy Savage
– Psychosis & Silver King vs. Glacier & Ernest Miller
– The Steiner Brothers vs. Chris Benoit & Steve McMichael
• Chris Jericho & Tony Khan Take Shots At WWE’s ‘Eye For An Eye’ Match
WWE will have their first ever ‘Eye For An Eye’ match between Seth Rollins and Rey Mysterio at The Horror Show At Extreme Rules in just a week from Sunday.
Former AEW World Champion Chris Jericho took to Twitter to claim that AEW held such a match between current AEW World Champion Jon Moxley and The Inner Circle’s Santana first.
“Eye for an eye match? You’re welcome…. #AEWDynamite 2/12/20 @AEWrestling”
— Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) July 7, 2020
AEW President Tony Khan also joined the conversation and took a shot at WWE, claiming that he invented the match.
He posted a gif which said the following:
“You know, I’m something of a scientist myself.”
— Tony Khan (@TonyKhan) July 7, 2020
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