• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (March 3, 2001) – WWF Jakked / WWF Metal
On this day in 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly syndicated TV show ‘WWF Jakked’ (night version) aka ‘WWF Metal’ (afternoon version).
It featured pre-taped mid-card matches on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania X-Seven’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
– Test vs. Al Flemming
– Essa Rios vs. Samoa Joe
– Christian vs. “Grandmaster Sexay” Brian Christopher
• Gillberg Retires After Defeating Former WWE Wrestler With A Jackhammer In His Final Match (Video)
Former WWF Light Heavyweight Champion Gillberg (age 60) is now retired from in-ring competition.
Gillberg faced former WWE wrestler James Ellsworth in his final match at an Adrenaline Championship Wrestling event and won the match after hitting a Jackhammer.
You can watch it below:
Ellsworth tweeted the following regarding Gillberg’s final match:
“Last night I wrestled Gillberg in his last match @ACW_Pro
It was an honor that he chose me to be his final dance partner
He’ll still be doing appearances, just not having actual matches
He’s a one of a kind great person who’s always been great to me.”
Gillberg then thanked Ellsworth:
“Thank you my brother could have not picked a better person you da man thanks again.”
Thank you my brother could have not picked a better person you da man thanks again
— The Real Gillberg (@Duanegill3) March 1, 2020