On this day in Pro Wrestling history on July 15, 1995, ECW hosted “Heatwave 1995: Rage In The Cage!” in the ECW Arena in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
The 1996 edition of Extreme Championship Wrestling’s annual Heatwave event saw a total of 3 Main Events, including 2 Steel Cage matches at the end of the card and one World Heavyweight Championship match in the middle of the card.
ECW World Champion The Sandman defended his belt against Axl Rotten, while Stevie Richards faced Luna Vachon in a rare inter-gender steel cage match, plus the Gangstas and Public Enemy collided in the second cage match of the night, which was also the last match on the card.
Here are the results:
Mikey Whipwreck def Mike Norman
ECW World Tag Team Championship
Tony Stetson & Don E. Allen def Raven & Stevie Richards via countout
Hack Meyers def Val Puccio
The Pitbulls & Tommy Dreamer def Raven and The Dudley Brothers
ECW World Heavyweight Championship
The Sandman def Axl Rotten
Dean Malenko & 2 Cold Scorpio def Eddie Guerrero & Taz
Luna Vachon def Stevie Richards via submission
The Gangstas def The Public Enemy