• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (December 31, 1983) – WWF Championship Wrestling
On this day in 1983, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Championship Wrestling’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Agricultural Hall in Allentown, Pennsylvania and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments involving the 1983 WWF Superstars.
Here’s the card:
– The Wild Samoans vs. Tony Garea & SD Jones
– Eddie Gilbert vs. Ken Jugan
– Paul Orndorff vs. Steve Lombardi
– Sgt. Slaughter vs. Ted Bailey
– The Masked Superstar vs. Nick DeCarlo
– Tito Santana vs. Iron Mike Sharpe
• Cody Rhodes Provides Big Motivation To RAW Wrestler
2018 turned out to be a bad year for former Intercontinental Champion Zack Ryder.
Ryder, who is currently a part of RAW, noted on Twitter that he didn’t have a single match on WWE’s Flagship show in 2018, but he’s still optimistic and ready.
Below is what Ryder tweeted:
— Zack Ryder (@ZackRyder) December 27, 2018
Former WWE Superstar & current IWGP United States Heavyweight Champion Cody Rhodes went on to motivate Ryder by tweeting the following:
Some perspective for you babe…several years ago the biggest star in the world(in MSG), the Rock was standing in the ring and the crowd was chanting “we want Ryder”…
Whatever you do now, do it without fear. I mean Pam went and did that Pratt Institute thing… https://t.co/rUymi8SSXr
— Cody Rhodes (@CodyRhodes) December 28, 2018
In a little spoiler for tonight’s taped edition of RAW, Ryder finally got a match on RAW in 2018!
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