• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (January 14, 2001) – WWF Sunday Night HEAT
On this day in 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Sunday Night HEAT’.
It was broadcasted from the Oakland Arena in Oakland, California and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 2001’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
1. TAKA Michinoku & Sho Funaki vs. Too Cool
2. The APA vs. Lo Down
3. Albert vs. Crash Holly
• One Of The Worst Accidents In Wrestling History Took Place 19 Years Ago Today
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on January 14, 2001, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW Sin’ LIVE on PPV from the Conseco Fieldhouse in Indianapolis, Indiana.
This PPV is infamous for Sid Vicious breaking his leg during the main event … an injury that eventually kind of ended his career. Sid returned to pro wrestling years later, but mostly wrestled for the minor leagues.
You can watch it below:
Below are the results from this PPV:
– WCW Cruiserweight Championship: Chavo Guerrero Jr. (c) defeated Shane Helms
– Reno defeated Big Vito
– The Jung Dragons defeated Evan Karagias & Jamie Knoble
– Ernest Miller defeated Mike Sanders
– Penalty Box match – Guest referee Jim Duggan: Team Canada defeated The Filthy Animals
– WCW Hardcore Championship: Meng defeated Crowbar and Terry Funk (c)
– WCW World Tag Team Championship: The Natural Born Thrillers defeated The Insiders (c)
– First Blood Chain match – WCW United States Heavyweight Championship: Shane Douglas defeated Gen. Rection (c)
– NO DQ: Totally Buffed defeated Goldberg & DeWayne Bruce
– 4 way – WCW World Heavyweight Championship: Scott Steiner (c) defeated Jeff Jarrett, Sid Vicious and Road Warrior Animal