• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (January 21, 1992) – WCW Clash of the Champions 18
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on January 21, 1992, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW Clash Of The Champions 18’ LIVE on TBS from the Kansas Expo Center in Topeka, Kansas.
This show featured the WCW debut of Old School WWF Legend Jesse “The Body” Ventura.
Below are the results:
– The Steiner Brothers defeated Big Van Vader & Mr. Hughes
– Marcus Alexander Bagwell & Brian Pillman defeated Taylor Made Man & Tracy Smothers
– Johnny B. Badd defeated Richard Morton
– P.N. News defeated Diamond Dallas Page
– Falls Count Anywhere: Cactus Jack defeated Van Hammer
– The Fabulous Freebirds defeated Brad Armstrong & Big Josh
– Vinnie Vegas defeated Thomas Rich
– Dustin Rhodes, Barry Windham & Ron Simmons defeated The Dangerous Alliance
– Sting & Ricky Steamboat defeated Steve Austin & Rick Rude
• Former World Champion Reveals Why He Didn’t Get A Chance To Announce His In-Ring Retirement In WWE
During a recent interview with TV Insider, former World Heavyweight Champion Christian revealed why he didn’t get a chance to announce his in-ring retirement in WWE.
Below is what “Captain Charisma” said:
“For me, I’ve never been the guy to go out there and say, ‘That’s it. I’m done.’ Honestly, I think what happened is when I got hurt, nobody knew this was going to be the end. It was a bit of a process. It was four or five months down the line when we realized I wasn’t coming back from it.
So, it’s kind of hard to go back after and say, ‘Remember five months ago when I was off TV? Well, guess what?’ It got to a certain point when it was too hard to go back and do anything. I’m completely fine with my career. I feel like I accomplished everything I ever set out to accomplish. On to the next chapter.”
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