• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (June 3, 1996) – WCW PRIME
On this day in 1996, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Prime’.
This episode featured pre-taped matches & segments, building storylines on the road to the ‘WCW The Great American Bash 1996’ PPV.
The show was hosted by Dusty Rhodes & Chris Cruise.
Here’s the card:
1. Alex Wright vs. Pat Tanaka
2. Jushin Thunder Liger & Kensuke Sasaki vs. Armstrong Brothers
3. Great American Bash Control Center
4. Eddie Guerrero vs. Steve Doll
5. “Macho Man” Randy Savage vs. Barbarian
6. Great American Bash Control Center
7. Chris Benoit vs. “Lifeguard” Steve Collins
8. Prime Cut “Moo Match” of the Week: Sting & Lex Luger vs. Steiner Brothers
• Complete Results From Tonight’s WWE NXT & AEW Dynamite – New Champion Crowned, Tag Team Returns
Below are the complete results from tonight’s WWE NXT:
– Johnny Gargano & Candice LeRae def. NXT North American Champion Keith Lee & Mia Yim in a Mixed Tag Team Match
– Adam Cole vs. Velveteen Dream for the NXT Championship at NXT TakeOver: In Your House will be a “Backlot Brawl”
– Isaiah “Swerve” Scott def. Tony Nese
– Breezango def. One Two & Undisputed Era to become the new #1 contenders for the NXT Tag Team Championship (this was Breezango’s in-ring return)
– Santana Garrett def. Aliyah
– Cameron Grimes def. Bronson Reed (Karrion Kross attacked Bronson Reed after the match)
– El Hijo Del Fantasma def. Drake Maverick to win the NXT Cruiserweight Championship (Lucha Kidnappers interfered during the match)
– Triple H came out after the match and offered an NXT contract to Maverick
#WWENXT is the land of opportunity.
— WWE NXT (@WWENXT) June 4, 2020
Below are the complete results from tonight’s AEW Dynamite:
– Kenny Omega & Hangman Page (c) def. Kip Sabian & Jimmy Havoc to retain the AEW World Tag Team Championship (Omega & Page will now defend their Titles against Best Friends at AEW Fyter Fest in July)
– Brian Cage def. Shawn Dean (AEW World Champion Jon Moxley came out after the match and told Cage to watch his mouth when bringing up his name, and he will not be intimidated by Cage)
– Chris Jericho def. Colt Cabana (After the match, Jericho said Mike Tyson is a piece of sh*t and challenged him, but Orange Cassidy came out)
– Nyla Rose def. Big Swole (Britt Baker & Big Swole got into a heated exchange after the match)
– FTR got interviewed and said facing The Young Bucks isn’t a dream match for them. Cash Wheeler said they didn’t attack The Bucks because they don’t want any excuses when they finally face and defeat them. The Butcher and The Blade interrupted and wanted to fight FTR. FTR said they will face them next week on Dynamite.
– Brodie Lee offered Colt Cabana a spot in Dark Order
– Cody Rhodes (c) def. Jungle Boy to retain the TNT Championship (Cody will now defend his Title against Marq Quen on next week’s Dynamite)
Both athletes go through the table!
Who have you got taking the win tonight for the #TNTChampionship?
— All Elite Wrestling (@AEWrestling) June 4, 2020