• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (April 1, 2002) – WWF Monday Night RAW
On this day in 2002, the World Wrestling Federation aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Monday Night RAW’.
It was broadcasted from the Pepsi Arena in Albany, New York and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Backlash 2002’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. WWF IC Title: RVD vs. Booker T
2. Spike Dudley vs. William Regal
3. WWF Hardcore Title: Bubba Ray Dudley vs. Raven
4. Hardy Boyz vs Mr. Perfect & The Big Bossman
5. Paddle On A Pole Bikini Match: Trish Stratus vs. Terri
6. Kane vs. X-Pac
• Major Stipulation Added To WrestleMania 35 Main Event
Stephanie McMahon kicked off tonight’s go-home edition of RAW for WrestleMania 35 and announced that WrestleMania 35 main event will be “Winner Takes All”, where both the RAW & SmackDown Women’s Titles will be on the line.
This means WWE is unifying the Women’s Titles and there will be just one Women’s Champion in WWE after WrestleMania 35, similar to how they only have one Women’s Tag Team Champions.
Below is the updated match-card for WrestleMania 35:
– Winner Takes All: Ronda Rousey (c) vs. Becky Lynch vs. SmackDown Women’s Champion Charlotte Flair (c) (1st Ever Women’s WrestleMania Main Event)
– Universal Championship Match: Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Seth Rollins
– No Holds Barred Match: Triple H vs. Batista (Triple H’s Career Is On The Line)
– WWE Championship Match: Daniel Bryan (c) vs. Kofi Kingston
– Farewell Match: Kurt Angle vs. Baron Corbin
– Roman Reigns vs. Drew McIntyre
– Intercontinental Championship Match: Bobby Lashley (c) vs. Finn Balor
– United States Championship Match: Samoa Joe (c) vs. Rey Mysterio
– Randy Orton vs. AJ Styles
– Falls Count Anywhere Match: Shane McMahon vs. The Miz
– WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship Match: Sasha Banks & Bayley (c) vs. Beth Phoenix & Natalya vs. Nia Jax & Tamina Snuka vs. The IIconics
– WWE Cruiserweight Championship Match: Buddy Murphy (c) vs. Tony Nese
– 6th Annual Andre the Giant Memorial Battle Royal
– WrestleMania Women’s Battle Royal