• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (June 19, 1993) – WCW Saturday Night
On this day in 1993, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Saturday Night’.
It was taped at the Center Stage Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the “WCW Beach Blast 1993” PPV.
The card of the show can be found here:
– Big Van Vader & Sid Vicious vs. Scrubs
– Davey Boy Smith vs. Scrub
– Lord Steven Regal vs. Scrub
– Paul Roma vs. Scrub
– Wrecking Crew Fury vs. Marcus Alexander Bagwell
– Ricky Steamboat vs. Paul Orndorff
• ICW Heavyweight Champion Passes Away At Age 36
Insane Championship Wrestling posted the following sad announcement on their Facebook page:
“We are heartbroken to learn of the tragic death of ICW World Heavyweight Champion, Adrian ‘Lionheart’ McCallum. Adrian was a mainstay of ICW and British professional wrestling. Most importantly, he was our friend. His passing leaves a huge hole in the lives of those who knew him. Please respect his family’s privacy at this time.”
Adrian was only 36 years old.
You can read his final tweet below:
“One day you will eat your last meal,
You will smell your last flower, you will hug your friend for the last time. You might not know it's the last time, that's why you must do everything you love with passion” #Afterlife @rickygervais
— Lionheart (@LionheartUK) June 19, 2019