• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (October 4, 2001) – WWF SmackDown!
On this day in 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF SmackDown!’.
It was broadcasted from the Civic Center in Mobile, Alabama and featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF No Mercy 2000’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. Edge & The Acolytes vs. Christian & Albert & X-Pac
2. Spike Dudley & The Big Show vs. Mike Awesome & Hurricane Helms
3. Rob Van Dam vs. Kurt Angle
4. Booker T. vs. Kane
5. Tazz vs. Maven
6. Bikini Contest: Torrie Wilson vs. Stacey Keibler
7. The Rock & Chris Jericho & Mike Chioda vs. The Dudley Boyz & Nick Patrick
• Huge Return Expected At SmackDown 1000
The Capital One Arena’s website is now advertising the following names for SmackDown 1000:
– The Undertaker
– Michelle McCool
– Torrie Wilson
– Teddy Long
– Vickie Guerrero
Also, the following two matches are being advertised as well:
– AJ Styles & Daniel Bryan vs. Samoa Joe & The Miz
– Charlotte Flair, Asuka & Naomi vs. Becky Lynch & The IIconics
According to the No Holds Barred podcast, the following names are also expected to appear at SmackDown 1000:
– Tony Chimel
– Shane McMahon
– The Big Show
– Hulk Hogan
It will definitely be a must-see moment if the Hulkster shows up at SmackDown 1000 on October 16.