• New Champions Crowned At AAA TripleMania & NJPW Resurgence, Ric Flair Makes 1st Post-WWE Appearance
Below are some notes from tonight’s AAA TripleMania:
– Impact Knockouts Champion Deonna Purrazzo def. AAA Reina de Reinas Champion Faby Apache to become a double champion
– AEW World Champion Kenny Omega (with Konnan) def. Andrade El Idolo (with Ric Flair) to retain the AAA Mega Championship
This was Ric Flair’s first wrestling appearance after his recent release from WWE. This means Flair didn’t have a 90-day non-compete clause.
Below are some notes from tonight’s NJPW Resurgence:
– The Good Brothers (Karl Anderson & Doc Gallows) def. Jon Moxley & Yuji Nagata
– Jay White (c) def. David Finlay to retain the NEVER Openweight Championship
– Hiroshi Tanahashi def. Lance Archer (c) to win the IWGP United States Heavyweight Championship (They will face off again in a rematch, this time in an AEW ring)
– Will Ospreay returned from his neck injury and said he’s the real IWGP World Heavyweight Champion and will defend the Title on NJPW Strong.
WATCH: Maryse Showcases Her Super Hot Knockers & Buns:
• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (August 14, 1993) – WWF Superstars
On this day in 1993, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Superstars of Wrestling’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Utica War Memorial in Utica, New York and featured matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 1993’ PPV.
Here’s the match-card:
1. Razor Ramon vs. Duane Gill
2. Ludvig Borga vs. Mike Khoury
3. Rick & Scott Steiner vs. Glen Ruth & Mike Bell
4. Shawn Michaels vs. Darren Trujillo
5. Tatanka vs. Fred Williams
6. The Heavenly Bodies vs. Bert Centeno & Rich Meyers