• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (September 23, 2001) – WWF Unforgiven 2001
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on September 23, 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired ‘WWF Unforgiven 2001’ LIVE on PPV from the Mellon Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
The pay-per-view with the tagline “The Greatest of Battles Are Fought from Within” was dominated by the infamous ‘WCW/ECW Invasion’ storyline.
Here are the results:
– Fatal 4 Way elimination – WWF Tag Team Championship: The Dudley Boyz (c) defeated Big Show & Spike Dudley, The Hurricane & Lance Storm and The Hardy Boyz
– Perry Saturn defeated Raven
– WWF Intercontinental Championship: Christian defeated Edge (c)
– WCW Tag Team Championship: The Brothers of Destruction (c) defeated KroniK
– WWF Hardcore Championship: Rob Van Dam (c) defeated Chris Jericho
– WCW Championship: The Rock (c) defeated Booker T & Shane McMahon
– WCW United States Championship: Rhyno defeated Tajiri (c)
– WWF Championship: Kurt Angle defeated Stone Cold Steve Austin (c)
• Major Change Coming To RAW & SmackDown Next Week
WWE will debut a new entrance stage for both RAW & SmackDown starting next week.
This means that you’ll see the current version of the entrance stages for the last time on this week’s WWE programming.
Below is what WrestleVotes reported regarding this:
“This coming week of TV is the final week with the current entrance stage. Both RAW & SmackDown are getting an updated, fresh feeling set.”
This coming week of TV is the final week with the current entrance stage. Both RAW & SmackDown are getting an updated, fresh feeling set.
— WrestleVotes (@WrestleVotes) September 21, 2019
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