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Inaugural NXT UK Tag Team Champions Crowned At NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool

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• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (January 12, 1998) – WCW MONDAY NITRO

On this day in 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.

It was broadcasted from the Jacksonville Memorial Coliseum in Jacksonville, Florida and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Souled Out 1998’ PPV.

The card can be found here:

– Bill Goldberg vs. Jerry Flynn

– Marty Jannetty vs. Black Cat

– Chris Benoit vs. Dean Malenko

– Booker T. vs. Perry Saturn

– Lex Luger vs. Hugh Morrus

– Steve McMichael vs. Chris Jericho

– Juventud Guerrera vs. Rey Mysterio Jr.

– Ric Flair vs. Jim Neidhart

– The Outsiders vs. The Steiner Brothers

• Inaugural NXT UK Tag Team Champions Crowned At NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool

In the opening match of today’s NXT UK TakeOver: Blackpool, Grizzled Young Veterans (Zack Gibson and James Drake) defeated Moustache Mountain (Trent Seven and Tyler Bate) to become the inaugural NXT UK Tag Team Champions.

During the match, Trent Seven got busted open and was bleeding from the head. Below are some GIFs from this match:

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