• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (May 3, 1998) – ECW Wrestlepalooza 1998
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on May 3, 1998, Extreme Championship Wrestling aired ‘ECW Wrestlepalooza 1998’ LIVE on PPV from the Cobb County Civic Center in Marietta, Georgia.
This was the 3rd out of 4 “Wrestlepalooza” events held by ECW between 1995 and 2000, but at the same time the only one of them that actually aired on pay-per-view.
The results from that night:
– The bWo defeated The F.B.I.
– Justin Credible defeated Mikey Whipwreck
– ECW World Tag Team Championship: Chris Candido and Lance Storm (c) defeated The Hardcore Chair Swingin’ Freaks
– Bam Bam Bigelow defeated New Jack
– Tommy Dreamer & The Sandman defeated The Dudley Boyz
– ECW World Television Championship: Rob Van Dam (c) wrestled Sabu to a time-limit-draw
– ECW World Heavyweight Championship: Shane Douglas (c) defeated Al Snow
• Good News For Daniel Bryan, Issues That He Was Facing Revealed
Daniel Bryan lost the WWE Championship to Kofi Kingston at WrestleMania 35 and we haven’t seen Bryan on WWE TV since then.
According to Brad Shepard, Bryan was dealing with back and neck problems, but he has now been cleared to return to in-ring action and he’s expected to return in the coming weeks:
“In an update on Daniel Bryan, a source in WWE told me he was cleared this morning after neck and back problems (which is why he had time off), and he should be back in a week or two.”
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