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Jim Ross Explains Why Owen Hart Tried To Befriend The Ultimate Warrior

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (June 29, 1985) – WWF Championship Wrestling

On this day in 1985, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Championship Wrestling’.

This episode was pre-taped at the Mid-Hudson Civic Center in Poughkeepsie, New York and featured matches & interviews on the road to the “WWF The Wrestling Classic” PPV.

You can find the card below:

1. The Junkyard Dog & Tito Santana vs. Rick Hunter & AJ Petruzzi

2. Terry Funk vs. Aldo Marino

3. Killer Bees vs. Steve Lombardi & Dave Barbie

4. Magnificent Muraco vs. Rick McGraw

5. Ricky Steamboat vs. The Axe

6. Barry Windham & Mike Rotundo vs. Terry Gibbs & Rene Goulet

• Jim Ross Explains Why Owen Hart Tried To Befriend The Ultimate Warrior

While speaking on the Grilling JR podcast, WWE Hall Of Famer and AEW commentator Jim Ross discussed The Ultimate Warrior once again.

He brought up how Owen Hart tried to be friends with Warrior.

Below is what Good Ol’ JR said:

“Owen liked everybody, Owen could also see when somebody was struggling. Owen was willing to help anybody and he saw that Warrior had potential and could draw everybody money. Owen was trying to be a great teammate and help this guy be better accepted by his peers.”

Also Read: Jim Ross Says The Ultimate Warrior Was Poison & Cancer In The WWF Locker Room

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