• Former Intercontinental Champion Returned To WWE TV After 2 Years On This Week’s RAW
On this week’s RAW, a brawl broke out between Cody Rhodes & Seth Rollins, which led to referees and backstage officials coming out to break it out.
One of the people that tried to break up the brawl was former Intercontinental Champion Curtis Axel (son of “Mr. Perfect” Curt Hennig).
The best part of this segment is Curtis Axel trying to separate Cody and Rollins
— ᴜɴᴄʟᴇ ᴅʀᴇᴡ (@westonroad_) May 31, 2022
This was Axel’s 1st appearance on WWE programming in over 2 years. He was last seen on SmackDown on February 28, 2020, where he lost to Daniel Bryan.
Axel now works as a backstage producer in WWE.
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (May 31, 1999) – WWF RAW IS WAR
On this day in 1999, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF RAW IS WAR’.
It was broadcasted from the Mark of the Quad in Moline, Illinois and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF King of the Ring 1999’ PPV.
Here’s the match-card:
1. The Big Show vs. Billy Gunn
2. Beaver Cleavage vs. Christian
3. WWF Intercontinental Title: Jeff Jarrett vs. The Godfather
4. The Undertaker vs. Vince McMahon
5. Road Dogg vs. Big Boss Man
6. WWF World Tag Titles: The Acolytes vs. Kane & X-Pac
7. Val Venis vs. Ken Shamrock
8. Hardcore Match: Triple H vs. Mankind
9. WWF World Heavyweight Title: The Undertaker vs. Stone Cold Steve Austin