• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (February 25, 1990) – WCW Wrestle War 1990
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on February 25, 1990, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW Wrestle War 1990: Wild Thing’ LIVE on PPV from the Greensboro Coliseum in Greensboro, North Carolina.
With both Sid Vicious & Dan Spivey injured, the last remaining member of The Skyscrapers “Mean” Mark Callous (who would become The Undertaker later that year) was teamed up with ‘The Masked Skyscraper’ in their Chicago Street Fight against The Road Warriors.
The Masked Skyscraper was portrayed by Mike Enos, the man who would become known as Blake Beverly of The Beverly Brothers in 1991.
Here are the results:
Buzz Sawyer & Kevin Sullivan defeated The Dynamic Dudes
Norman the Lunatic defeated Cactus Jack
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Express defeated The Midnight Express
Chicago Street Fight: The Road Warriors defeated Mark Callous & The Masked Skyscraper
NWA United States Tag Team Championship: Brian Pillman & Tom Zenk (c) defeated The Freebirds
NWA World Tag Team Championship: The Steiner Brothers (c) defeated Arn Anderson & Ole Anderson
NWA World Heavyweight Championship: Ric Flair (c) defeated Lex Luger by count-out
• John Cena Set To Be A Major Part Of WrestleMania 36, Update On His Role
According to The Dirty Sheets, John Cena vs. Elias was never the plan for WrestleMania 36.
Cena is prominently featured in early production of WrestleMania 36 marketing materials that will be placed around Tampa – on lamp posts, billboards and and at the airport.
Cena is scheduled to face either Goldberg or “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt at WrestleMania 36 as of this writing.
When Cena returns this Friday on SmackDown, it’s expected that he’ll announce his entry into the Elimination Chamber match.
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