• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (January 16, 1988) – NWA World Wide Wrestling
On this day in 1988, Jim Crockett Promotions aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘NWA World Wide Wrestling’.
This episode featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘NWA Bunkhouse Stampede 1988’ PPV.
The card can be found below:
– Interview Hayes/Garvin
– Interview Sheepherders
– [Clip] The Sheepherders & Johnny Ace attacking The Rock n’ Roll Express
– Dr. Death Steve Williams vs. Mark Fleming
– [Clip] The Midnight Express & Dick Murdoch attacking Dusty Rhodes, Nikita Koloff & Barry Windham
– Interview Cornette, Midnight Express & Dick Murdoch
– Road Warriors vs. Scrubs
– Interview Road Warriors
– Warlord, Barbarian & Ivan Koloff vs. Scrubs
– Mike Rotunda vs. Bob Riddle
– Interview Lex Luger
– Arn Anderson & Tully Blanchard vs. Sting & Barry Windham
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• Hall Of Famer Signs 2 Year Deal With WWE, Royal Rumble 2019 Role Revealed
During a recent edition of Dinner With The King podcast, WWE Hall of Famer Jerry “The King” Lawler revealed that he has signed a two year deal with WWE and he’s going to call the Men’s Royal Rumble 2019 match.
Below is what he said on his podcast:
“My contract is up every year on January 10. On the 8th, I hadn’t heard a word. I sent a text to Kevin Dunn and said, ‘My contract is up the day after tomorrow. I just want to know where we stood.’ The very next day, I got a new contract in the mail. Not only one year, but a 2 year deal. With a raise!”
The Royal Rumble is coming up. They sent me a text message and I am going to be calling the Men’s Royal Rumble. Me, Michael Cole and JBL.”