• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (November 23, 1997) – WCW World War 3 1997
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on November 23, 1997, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘WCW World War 3 1997’ LIVE on PPV from the The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan.
This was the 3rd one out of only 4 annual ‘WCW World War 3’ pay-per-views that aired between 1995 and 1998.
The tagline of the event was “60 Warriors 3 Rings 1 Survivor, You Do The Math.”.
The results are here:
The Faces of Fear defeated Glacier & Ernest Miller
WCW World Television Championship: Perry Saturn (c) defeated Disco Inferno
Yuji Nagata defeated Último Dragón
WCW World Tag Team Championship: The Steiner Brothers (c) defeated The Blue Bloods
Raven’s Rules: Raven defeated Scotty Riggs
Steve McMichael defeated Alex Wright
WCW Cruiserweight Championship: Eddie Guerrero (c) defeated Rey Misterio Jr.
No DQ – WCW United States Heavyweight Championship: Curt Hennig (c) defeated Ric Flair
Scott Hall won the 60-Man World War 3 Battle Royal
• Real Reason Behind WWE Bringing In Sheamus For Survivor Series 2019 Weekend
As we noted earlier today, PWInsider reported that WWE brought Sheamus to Chicago for Survivor Series 2019 weekend.
This began speculation that Sheamus could be making his return to WWE programming at Survivor Series 2019, as he got cleared to return back in September and WWE officials have been waiting for the right time and story to bring him back.
However, Sheamus might not be in town to make his WWE TV return.
According to Wrestlingnewsco, Sheamus was brought in to do some promotional work for Cricket Wireless on Saturday.
We’ll keep you updated if anything changes regarding Sheamus’ status.
WATCH: Busty Stephanie McMahon Forcefully Kissed: