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On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (March 28, 1999) – First WrestleMania Match Between The Rock & Stone Cold Steve Austin

WrestleMania 15 - Stone Cold Steve Austin vs. The Rock for the WWF Championship

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on March 28, 1999, WrestleMania XV took place. This PPV marked Stone Cold Steve Austin’s second WrestleMania main event and the first WrestleMania main event for The Rock.

This was also the first of three WrestleMania matches between The Rock & Stone Cold.

This PPV also marked the final WrestleMania appearance of Gorilla Monsoon (who passed away in October 1999) and the WWF debut of Nicole Bass. Below are the results from this PPV:

WWF Hardcore Championship Match: Hardcore Holly def. Billy Gunn (c) & Al Snow to win the Title.

WWF Tag Team Championship Match: Owen Hart & Jeff Jarrett (c) def. Test & D’Lo Brown to retain the Titles.

Brawl For All: Butterbean def. Bart Gunn

Singles Match To Become Special Guest Referee In The Main Event: Mankind def. The Big Show via DQ.

Four Corners Elimination Match for the WWF Intercontinental Championship: Road Dogg (c) def. Ken Shamrock, Goldust & Val Venis to retain the Title.

– Kane def. Triple H via DQ.

WWF Women’s Championship Match: Sable (c) def. Tori to retain the Title.

WWF European Championship Match: Shane McMahon (c) def. X-Pac to retain the Title.

Hell in a Cell Match: The Undertaker def. Big Boss Man

No DQ Match for the WWF Championship: Stone Cold Steve Austin def. The Rock (c) to win the Title.

You can watch all the highlights from WrestleMania 15 in just 60 seconds below:

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