• NJPW Wrestle Grand Slam Results – 2 New Champions Crowned
– Chase Owens won by last eliminating Toru Yano (c) in a 22-man New Japan Ranbo with handcuffs for the provisional KOPW 2021 Trophy [Pre-Show]
– Bullet Club (El Phantasmo and Taiji Ishimori) (c) def. The Mega Coaches (Ryusuke Taguchi and Rocky Romero) to retain the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Tag Team Championship
– Robbie Eagles def. El Desperado (c) to win the IWGP Junior Heavyweight Championship
– Kazuchika Okada def. Jeff Cobb
– Dangerous Tekkers (Zack Sabre Jr. and Taichi) def. Los Ingobernables de Japon (Tetsuya Naito and Sanada) (c) to win the IWGP Tag Team Championship
– Shingo Takagi (c) def. Hiroshi Tanahashi to retain the IWGP World Heavyweight Championship
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• Old School ECW Veteran Would Have Celebrated His Birthday
Today would have been the 54th birthday of Old School ECW Veteran Pitbull #2 (Real name: Anthony Durante).
Pitbull #2 wrestled for Extreme Championship Wrestling from 1994 till 1997, teaming with Pitbull #1 Gary Wolfe as ‘The Pitbulls’.
On September 25, 2003, Anthony Durante and his girlfriend died of a Fentanyl overdose, but the bodies were found days later, while their kids, an 8 month old girl and a 21 month old boy, were alone in the house among their dead bodies.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY & † REST IN PEACE
July 26, 1967 – September 25, 2003