• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (October 28, 1989) – NWA Halloween Havoc 1989
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on October 28, 1989, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired ‘NWA Halloween Havoc 1989’ LIVE on PPV from the Philadelphia Civic Center in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
This was the 1st out of 12 annual ‘WCW Halloween Havoc’ pay-per-views that aired between 1989 and 2000.
The tagline of the event was “Settling the Score”.
The results are here:
– Tom Zenk defeated Mike Rotunda
– The Samoan SWAT Team defeated The Midnight Express & “Dr. Death” Steve Williams
– Tommy Rich defeated The Cuban Assassin
– NWA World Tag Team Championship: The Fabulous Freebirds (c) defeated The Dynamic Dudes
– Doom defeated The Steiner Brothers
– NWA United States Championship: Lex Luger (c) defeated Brian Pillman
– The Road Warriors defeated The Skyscrapers via DQ
– Thunderdome match – Bruno Sammartino as Guest Referee: Ric Flair & Sting defeated The Great Muta & Terry Funk
• Roman Reigns’ First Appearance Announced Since Leukemia News
“The Big Dog” Roman Reigns announced on last week’s RAW that he’ll be on a hiatus as he battles leukemia.
With that being said, Reigns’ next public appearance has already been announced and it is being advertised in January 2019 for the ACE Comic Con Arizona.
Announcing the initial guest list for #ACEcomiccon Arizona 2019!!! https://t.co/MoNFkNpuAw Join us @GilaArena January 11-12-13! Pricing & on sale days / times will be posted next week. Stay tuned! #aceuniverse pic.twitter.com/sTPyCiG8Y9
— ACEcomiccon (@ACEcomiccon) October 27, 2018