• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (September 28, 2000) – WWF SmackDown!
On this day in 2000, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF SmackDown!’.
It was broadcasted from the Civic Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF No Mercy 2000’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. WWF World Women’s Title: Lita vs. Jacqueline
2. WWF Hardcore Title: Steve Blackman vs. Road Dogg
3. Rikishi & Too Cool vs. Kane & T&A
4. Raven & Tazz vs. Chris Jericho & Jerry Lawler
5. Chyna vs. Stevie Richards
6. WWF European Title: Al Snow vs. X-Pac
7. Chris Benoit & Kurt Angle vs. The Rock & Triple H
• Huge Reunion Confirmed For SmackDown 1000
WWE has announced that Evolution (Triple H, Ric Flair, Batista & Randy Orton) will reunite at next month’s historic 1000 episode of SmackDown: SmackDown 1000.
Below is what WWE posted:
Evolution reunites: Triple H, Batista, Randy Orton & Ric Flair to appear at SmackDown 1000
“The band is back together.
At SmackDown 1000 on Tuesday, Oct. 16, Evolution reunites – Triple H, Batista, Randy Orton and Ric Flair will be in Washington, D.C. for the historic event.
Evolution is comprised of some of the most successful Superstars in history – there are 49 world championship reigns between the four members, who ran roughshod through WWE from 2002 to 2005, then rode again for a vicious rivalry with The Shield in 2014.
What does Evolution have in store as they make their first-ever appearance on the blue brand during this groundbreaking night? Find out during SmackDown’s 1000th episode, Tuesday, Oct. 16, at 8/7 C on USA Network!”
Speaking of SmackDown 1000, The Rock, The Undertaker & Rey Mysterio are also rumored to appear on this show.