• Old School WWF Veteran Celebrates His Birthday
Old School WWF New Generation Era Superstar Quebecer Pierre, later known as Jean-Pierre Lafitte (Real name: Carl Ouellet) turns 51 today.
He first debuted on WWF TV in 1993 with his fellow Canadian Tag Team partner Jacques Rougeau (formerly known as The Mountie) as The Quebecers.
They also had a brief stint in Ted Turner’s WCW in 1996 & 1997 as The Amazing French Canadians, before returning to the World Wrestling Federation in 1998.
Nowadays he’s still an active wrestler on the independent scene, calling himself PCO (short for Pierre Carl Ouellet).
HAPPY BIRTHDAY PIERRE!
• Complete Spoilers For This Week’s SmackDown (January 1, 2019) – WWE Title Match Set For Royal Rumble 2019, Interesting Angle With John Cena
WWE taped this week’s episode of SmackDown (January 1, 2019) last night in Pittsburgh, PA. You can check out the complete spoilers below:
– The New Day announce their entry into the Men’s Royal Rumble 2019 match.
– Samoa Joe def. Jeff Hardy to enter the Fatal 5 Way #1 Contenders match (which will be the main event tonight)
– AJ Styles, Shane McMahon & Mr. McMahon Backstage Segment: Styles says Vince will see the “Real” AJ Styles tonight and threatens to punch McMahon again. We get an intense staredown between Styles & Shane O’Mac.
– Shinsuke Nakamura attacks United States Champion Rusev during a Title Win Celebration segment. During this attack, Lana gets laid out by accident and Nakamura nails the Kinshasa on Rusev.
– Sonya Deville def. Naomi (Mandy Rose distracted Naomi by showing a photo of her in just a towel and saying that she sent it to Jimmy Uso)
– John Cena returned to WWE TV and issued an open challenge, but got interrupted by “The Man” Becky Lynch. Becky says she wants to take Cena’s spot and knock him off of WWE posters. They get interrupted by Andrade “Cien” Almas & Zelina Vega and this leads to a mixed tag team match.
– John Cena & Becky Lynch def. Andrade “Cien” Almas & Zelina Vega (Cena hit his signature moves on Almas and then Becky tossed Cena out of the ring and made Zelina tap out to pick up the win for her team. Cena tried to shake Becky’s hand, but Becky did the “You Can’t See Me” taunt and left)
– Backstage segment with Triple H, SmackDown Women’s Champion Asuka, Charlotte Flair, Carmella & Becky Lynch: The discussion is about who should face Asuka for the Title at Royal Rumble 2019 and HHH says he needs some time to decide.
– #1 Contenders Fatal 5 Way Match: AJ Styles def. Mustafa Ali, Samoa Joe, Rey Mysterio & Randy Orton (Styles will now challenge Daniel Bryan for the WWE Championship at Royal Rumble 2019)
WATCH: WWE Interviewer Charly Caruso Shows Off Her Butt: