• CM Punk Takes A Shot At AEW’s Ratings
CM Punk vs. MJF was one of AEW’s top programs in their 4 year history.
This feud won Pro Wrestling Illustrated’s “Feud Of The Year” award. AEW World Champion MJF also won the “Most Hated Wrestler Of The Year” award.
MJF posed with both the plaques he received and posted the photo on Social Media, and he taped Punk’s name on Feud Of The Year plaque.
— Maxwell Jacob Friedman™️ (@The_MJF) January 12, 2023
Punk saw this on Instagram and commented the following:
“Maybe find some tape for the ratings, so nobody sees those either.”
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (January 13, 2000) – WWF SmackDown!
On this day in 2000, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF SmackDown!’.
It was pre-taped at the AllState Arena in Chicago, Illinois and featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 2000’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
No DQ Handicap Match: The New Age Outlaws vs. Bradshaw
Rikishi Phatu & Too Cool vs. Al Snow & The Hollys
Test vs. Gangrel
The Hardy Boyz vs. Prince Albert & The Big Bossman
Christian & Edge vs. Kurt Angle & Steve Blackman
No DQ Handicap Match: The New Age Outlaws vs. Faarooq
D’Lo Brown & The Godfather vs. The Head Bangers
Kane vs. Chris Jericho
Triple H & X-Pac vs. The Big Show & The Rock