• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (April 20, 1991) – WCW World Championship Wrestling
On this day in 1991, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘World Championship Wrestling’.
This episode was pre-taped from the Center Stage Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW SuperBrawl I’ PPV.
The card of the show can be found here:
– Sting Lex Luger vs. Mike Samples & Joe Cruz
– Tommy Rich vs. One Man Gang
– Big Van Vader vs. Jeff Sword
– Danger Zone: Horsemen
– Nikita Koloff vs. Rob Morgan
– Young Pistols & Big Josh vs. Magnum Force & Chuck Coates
– Dustin Rhodes & Ricky Morton vs. Terry Taylor & Larry Zbyszko
• Maria Kanellis Reveals Her “Big Announcement” During RAW
WWE released over 45 on-screen employees and over 100 backstage employees over the past weeks to make budget cuts due to the ongoing Coronavirus pandemic.
Two of those wrestlers were Mike and Maria Kanellis, who signed with the company in 2016.
The couple has been pretty vocal about their release on social media.
Earlier today, Maria announced that she and her husband are going to make an announcement during tonight’s RAW:
“Tonight during Raw! Mike and I will be making an announcement!! #NonEssentialWrestlers #NonEssentialFamily #QuarantineLife #mondaythoughts
Tonight during Raw! Mike and I will be making an announcement!! #NonEssentialWrestlers #NonEssentialFamily #QuarantineLife #mondaythoughts @WWE @njpw1972 @IMPACTWRESTLING @ringofhonor @AEWrestling @RealMikeBennett pic.twitter.com/LxFclqZmbz
— MariaKanellisBennett (@MariaLKanellis) April 20, 2020
Well, Maria’s “big announcement” was that they are starting a new podcast titled “Non-Essential Wrestler Podcast”:
— MariaKanellisBennett (@MariaLKanellis) April 21, 2020
WATCH: Maria Kanellis Was SO HOT: