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Real Reason Behind Planned Women’s Match Being Cancelled At WWE Super ShowDown 2019

Natalya Alexa Bliss WWE Super ShowDown 2019

• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (June 8, 1988) – NWA Clash Of The Champions II: Miami Mayhem

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on June 8, 1988, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘NWA Clash Of The Champions II: Miami Mayhem’ LIVE on TBS from the James L. Knight Center in Miami, Florida.

This was the second out of 35 NWA/WCW Clash of the Champions events that all aired on TBS between 1988 and 1997.

The results from that night:

– NWA United States Heavyweight Championship: Barry Windham (c) defeated Brad Armstrong

– NWA United States Tag Team Championship: The Fantastics (c) defeated The Sheepherders

– Jimmy Garvin & Ronnie Garvin defeated The Varsity Club

– Nikita Koloff defeated Al Perez by DQ

– NWA World Tag Team Championship: Arn Anderson & Tully Blanchard (c) wrestled Sting & Dusty Rhodes to a double DQ

• Real Reason Behind Planned Women’s Match Being Cancelled At WWE Super ShowDown 2019

As we noted earlier, WWE officials were in talks with Saudi Arabia officials regarding doing a women’s match at WWE Super ShowDown 2019 for a while now and they even brought Alexa Bliss & Natalya to Jeddah in hopes of doing a singles match, but it didn’t happen.

According to Brad Shepard, the real reason behind a women’s match not happening is that some important people in Saudi Arabia rejected the idea:

“According to a source in #WWE, the planned women’s match at #WWESSD was canceled by big wigs outside of GSA, who wouldn’t budge. The source believes that they’re working for a prince who is a rival to Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Al Saud (the driving force behind these shows).

The source also told me the women were ‘so disappointed’.”

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