On this day in Pro Wrestling history on January 24, 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired their annual ‘WCW Souled Out’ event LIVE on PPV from the Hara Arena in Trotwood, Ohio.
With the previous year’s Souled Out PPV being strictly an nWo event (kayfabe wise), this was basically the first Souled Out that was officially ran by WCW.
Below are the results:
• Juventud Guerrera, Super Caló, Lizmark Jr. & Chavo Guerrero Jr. def. La Parka, Psychosis, Silver King & El Dandy
• Raven’s Rules
Chris Benoit def. Raven
• WCW Cruiserweight Championship
Chris Jericho def. Rey Misterio Jr. (c)
• WCW World Television Championship
Booker T (c) def. Rick Martel
• Larry Zbyszko def. Scott Hall via DQ
• Ray Traylor & The Steiner Brothers def. Konnan, Scott Norton & Buff Bagwell
• Kevin Nash def. The Giant
• Bret Hart def. Ric Flair
• Lex Luger def. Randy Savage