• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (January 9, 1993) – WCW Worldwide
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on January 9, 1993, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired a “1992 Year In Review” episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Worldwide’.
Apart from the ‘Berst of 1992’ matches, this episode also featured pre-taped segments & interviews, building storylines on the road to the upcoming ‘WCW SuperBrawl 3’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
– Announcement of Vader regaining WCW Title
– Big Van Vader vs. Joe Thurman & TA McCoy (WW,7/11/92)
– Ricky Steamboat & Shane Douglas vs. Steve Austin & Brian Pillman (JIP, WW, 4/11/92)
– Starrcade 92 clips: Sting vs. Big Van Vader
– WCW Magazine: clips of Vader winning WCW title from Simmons, 30/12/92, Baltimore, MD
– Vader Interview
– Starracade 92 – Rick Rude iv
– Rick Rude vs. Nikita Koloff (WW, 25/07/92 + locker room brawl)
– Starrcade 92 clips: Battlebowl
– Arm Wrestling: Vinnie Vegas vs. Van Hammer (WW, 21/11/92)
– Sting vs. Barbarian (JIP, WW, 28/11/92)
You can watch the show below:
• Title Match Set For Raw 25
The Miz will get his Intercontinental Championship rematch against “The Big Dog” Roman Reigns in two weeks, on the 25th anniversary edition of Raw.
— WWE (@WWE) January 9, 2018
Speaking of Raw 25, a new promo for the 25th anniversary episode of Raw aired on tonight’s episode of Raw and the following names were advertised for Raw 25:
– The Undertaker
– Jim Ross
– Jerry “The King” Lawler
– The Dudley Boyz
– Ric Flair
– Scott Hall
– Kevin Nash
– Bella Twins
– New Age Outlaws
– “Stone Cold” Steve Austin
• Former SmackDown Name Possibly Returning To WWE
Former SmackDown name and Mae Young Classic competitor Serena Deeb is undergoing medical testing to get signed by WWE. If everything goes well in the testing, then she’ll be back in the company.
Serena worked the Mae Young Classic tournament last year and lost in the second round. She was on SmackDown in 2009 as a part of the Straight Edge Society.