• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (June 15, 1998) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 1998, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the Nassau Coliseum in Uniondale, New York and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW Bash at the Beach 1998’ PPV.
The card can be found here:
Philly Street Fight: Public Enemy vs. Hugh Morrus & The Barbarian
Chris Benoit vs. Fit Finlay
Masahiro Chono & Hiroyoshi Tenzan vs. High Voltage
Sting & Kevin Nash vs. Harlem Heat
Steel Cage Match: Randy Savage vs. Diamond Dallas Page
Disco Inferno & Alex Wright vs. Magnum Tokyo & CIMA
Ultimo Dragon vs. Dean Malenko
Chris Benoit & Steve McMichael vs. Harlem Heat
Goldberg vs. Glacier
• Rusev Says ‘Maybe’ He’ll Join IMPACT Wrestling, Reveals Who’s The Greatest Wrestler Today
Former United States Champion Rusev, who was released by WWE during the budget cuts in April, recently revealed who’s his favorite pro wrestler right now.
While talking on his Twitch stream, Rusev said that he thinks RAW Women’s Champion Asuka is the greatest professional wrestler.
You can check out what he said below:
“Asuka is the greatest women’s wrestler. I don’t know how you don’t know that! I’ve been saying that for years. Asuka is the greatest professional wrestler.”
He also commented on rumors of him joining IMPACT Wrestling:
“As I said, any Bulgarian can go and debut. They may have another kid from Bulgaria. I keep saying that. Could be anybody. Look, I don’t know why you think it’s me. I understand why you think it’s me, but I can’t confirm or deny. Or I don’t wanna confirm or deny. Maybe they wanna pay me a million dollars for one match. Who knows? Maybe I’ll come in.”
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