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Former WWF Star Says Shawn Michaels & Steve Austin’s Racism Resulted In Him Not Winning The WWF World Title

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• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (December 26, 1998) – WCW Saturday Night

On this day in 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Saturday Night’.

This episode featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Starrcade 1998’ PPV.

The card of the show can be found here:

– Nick Dinsmore vs. Norman Smiley

– Fit Finlay vs. Lizmark Jr.

– INT- Konnan

– INT- Disco Inferno

– Meng vs. David Sierra

– INT- Saturn

– INT- Konnan/Stevie Ray

– Saturn vs. Shiima Nobunaga

– INT- Chris Jericho

– Eric Bischoff video

– Alex Wright vs. Bobby Blayze

– INT- Scott Hall

– Konnan vs. Stevie Ray

• Former WWF Star Says Shawn Michaels & Steve Austin’s Racism Resulted In Him Not Winning The WWF World Title

During a recent appearance on ‘Why It Ended’ podcast, former WWF Superstar Ahmed Johnson talked about how Shawn Michaels & Steve Austin’s racism held him back in the World Wrestling Federation.

Below is what he said:

“I was supposed to work against Shawn (Michaels) for the World Championship, but that kept getting pushed back further and further. There were people getting hurt and different things happening. I believe that if things would have went by the book the way I wanted to I would have probably been World Champion.

I do think that it was behind my back, not just from what Shawn was saying, but some other racist boys were saying, I really do.

Because with the things I heard from some of the boys about what Shawn was saying about handing over the belt to an African American and this, that, and the other. Then when I won the Intercontinental belt, someone scratched, ‘Congratulations Ni**er’ on my car — on my rental car.

Then you got some people saying it was Shawn, some saying it was Steve (Austin). I don’t know which one it was but they were all too cowardly to stand up to it.”

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