• Ric Flair’s Final WWE Match Happened 10 Years Ago Today
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on March 30, 2008, WrestleMania 24 took place at the Florida Citrus Bowl in Orlando, Florida.
This event featured the following moments:
– Ric Flair wrestled his final WWE match
– The Undertaker’s final title win at a WrestleMania event till date
– Floyd Mayweather’s first and only WWE match
– Edge’s first and only WrestleMania main event
– Kane won the ECW Championship in 11 seconds
Below are the results:
– Battle Royal to determine the #1 contender for the ECW Championship (Dark Match): Kane won by last eliminating Mark Henry
– Belfast Brawl: JBL def. Finlay (with Hornswoggle)
– Money in the Bank Ladder Match: CM Punk def. Carlito, Chris Jericho, John Morrison, Mr. Kennedy, Montel Vontavious Porter and Shelton Benjamin
– Batista (SmackDown) def. Umaga (Raw)
– ECW Championship Match: Kane def. Chavo Guerrero (c) to win the Title.
– Career Threatening Match: Shawn Michaels def. Ric Flair
– Playboy BunnyMania Lumberjill Match: Beth Phoenix & Melina (with Santino Marella) def. Ashley & Maria
– WWE Championship Match: Randy Orton (c) def. John Cena & Triple H to retain the Title
– No DQ Match: Floyd “Money” Mayweather def. Big Show
– World Heavyweight Championship Match: The Undertaker def. Edge (c) to win the Title.
You can watch the highlights from this event in just 60 seconds below:
• Ric Flair To Undergo A Very Serious Surgery
Wrestling Observer is reporting that two time WWE Hall of Famer “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair is set to undergo a very serious surgery on July 9th.
Flair is getting this surgery to get rid of his colostomy bag (which he has needed since last year’s hospitalization).
Flair thinks he needs to get this surgery done in order to go back to serious training.