• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (May 17, 1999) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 1999, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the Five Seasons Center in Cedar Rapids, Iowa and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW The Great American Bash 1999’ PPV.
The card can be found here:
1. WCW Cruiserweight Title: Rey Misterio Jr. vs. Evan Karagias
2. David Flair vs. Buddy Lee Parker
3. Madusa & Randy Savage vs. Charles Robinson & Ric Flair
4. Hardcore Match: Fit Filay vs. Hardcore Hak
5. WCW TV Title: Sting vs. Rick Steiner
6. Curt Hennig vs. Konnan
7. Chris Benoit & Dean Malenko vs. Perry Saturn & Raven
8. WCW World Title: Kevin Nash vs. DDP
• Reason Behind Police Not Revealing Ashley Massaro’s Cause Of Death
As we all know by now, former WWE Diva Ashley Massaro passed away at the age of 39 on Thursday.
The Suffolk County Police Department PIO released a statement to Hollywood Life regarding why they won’t release Ashley’s cause of death:
“I can confirm that she has passed and has died and that she was 39 and that she was from Smithtown but I can not confirm any other details because we don’t have them. And since it was considered a non criminal death we will not have them. We normally don’t release that info for non criminal deaths.”
Below is what Ashley’s daughter, Alexa, posted on Instagram regarding her mother’s passing: