• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (May 19, 1997) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 1997, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the Asheville Civic Center in Asheville, North Carolina and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW The Great American Bash 1997 PPV.
The card can be found here:
– Steven Regal vs. Prince Iaukea
– Masahiro Chono vs. David Taylor
– Scotty Riggs vs. Michael Wallstreet
– The Steiner Brothers vs. Jeff Jarrett & Steve McMichael
– Ric Flair vs. Syxx
• Reason Behind Rey Mysterio vs. Samoa Joe Ending Quickly At Money In The Bank 2019
As seen at Money In The Bank 2019 PPV, Rey Mysterio defeated Samoa Joe in a short, bloody and controversy filled match to become the new United States Champion.
Mysterio is a Grand Slam Champion now.
According to PWInsider, WWE decided to end the match quickly when Joe got busted open during the match. The match lasted about two minutes. You can watch it below:
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