• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (July 23, 1984) – WWF The Brawl to End It All
On this day in Pro Wrestling history in 1984, the World Wrestling Federation held a televised event in the world’s most famous arena, Madison Square Garden in New York City, New York.
Only the Women’s Title match aired LIVE on MTV, drawing a 9.0 Nielsen rating, thus becoming the most watched program in MTV’s history.
However, the rest of the show was taped and aired on the MSG Network.
The results can be found below:
– Sika defeated Ron Shaw
– The Iron Sheik defeated Tony Garea
– WWF Intercontinental Championship: Tito Santana (c) wrestled Bob Orton Jr. to a draw
– Bob Backlund defeated Paul Vachon
– WWF World Heavyweight Championship: Hulk Hogan (c) defeated Greg Valentine
– WWF World Martial Arts Heavyweight Championship: Antonio Inoki (c) defeated Charlie Fulton
– WWF Tag Team Championship: Adrian Adonis & Dick Murdoch (c) defeated Sgt. Slaughter & Terry Daniels
– WWF Women’s Championship: Wendi Richter defeated The Fabulous Moolah (c)
– Paul Orndorff defeated Chief Jay Strongbow
– Afa defeated Rene Goulet
– Antonio Inoki won a 20-man battle royal
• New Match Announced For SummerSlam 2019 With Stipulation
As we noted earlier today, Kevin Owens challenged Shane McMahon to a match at SummerSlam 2019 and noted that he’ll quit WWE if he loses.
On tonight’s episode of SmackDown, Shane O’Mac accepted the challenge and the match is on now.
Shane also announced that Owens will face “The Big Dog” Roman Reigns on tonight’s SmackDown. Drew McIntyre is going to be the special guest referee for this match, while Elias will be the special guest time keeper and Shane will be the special guest ring announcer.
.@DMcIntyreWWE = Special guest referee ◾◽@IAmEliasWWE = Special guest timekeeper ⏱️@ShaneMcMahon = Special guest ring announcer 🎤@WWERomanReigns vs. @FightOwensFight is going to interesting… #SDLive pic.twitter.com/4Hf0MQi0UH
— WWE (@WWE) July 24, 2019
Below is the updated match-card for SummerSlam 2019:
– Universal Championship Match: Brock Lesnar (c) vs. Seth Rollins
– RAW Women’s Championship Match: Becky Lynch (c) vs. Natalya
– SmackDown Women’s Championship Match: Bayley (c) vs. Ember Moon
– Shane McMahon vs. Kevin Owens [Owens will have to quit WWE if he loses]
Announcement: Please download our official “WrestleFeed” app for the latest WWE News & SummerSlam 2019 updates!
Below are the download links for our Android/iOS app:
Android – http://bit.ly/2IVQ3yU
iOS – https://apple.co/2Oido0R