• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (March 10, 1991) – WWF Wrestling Challenge
On this day in 1991, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Lee Civic Center in Ft. Myers, Florida and featured matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania VII’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
– The Legion of Doom vs. Shinji & Alan Reynolds
– The British Bulldog vs. Scott Allen
– The Viking (The Berzerker) vs. Brian Costello
– The Ultimate Warrior Interview
– Mr. Perfect vs. Pat Armstrong
– WrestleMania Report
– The Orient Express vs. Jim Powers & Frankie Lancaster
WATCH: Asuka Almost Breaks Her Neck:
• Former WWF Manager Passes Away
We are saddened to announced that Wally Yamaguchi (known as Yamaguchi-san in the WWF) has passed away at the age of 61.
He’s best known for being the manager of WWF Attitude Era stable “Kaientai”.
The cause of death is unclear right now, but he was suffering from health problems after suffering a stroke back in 2017. He was also suffering from heart problems.
Jimmy Suzuki, the President of Tokyo Championship Wrestling, shared this sad news of passing of his best friend on Twitter:
My best friend Wally Yamaguchi (Yamaguchi San)passed away .
He had stroke about one year ago. Had hart problem as well and he was on bed for about one year. I’ll have my show on March 13 as TCW Wally Yamaguchi Memorial Show. R.I.P. pic.twitter.com/bSkErjS9wm
— Jimmy Suzuki (ジミー鈴木） (@JimmySuzuki1) March 9, 2019
Jimmy Suzuki will now be holding a memorial show for his late friend on March 13.
Yamaguchi was most famous the following WWF Attitude Era moment: