• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (March 8, 1999) – WWF RAW IS WAR
On this day in 1999, the World Wrestling Federation aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF RAW IS WAR’.
It was broadcasted from the Pittsburgh Civic Arena in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania XV’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. Steel City Street Fight: D’Lo Brown vs. Owen Hart
2. New Age Outlaws vs. Al Snow & Hardcore Holly
3. Ken Shamrock vs. Goldust
4. Test vs. X-Pac
5. Steve Blackman vs. The Godfather
6. Tori vs. Luna
7. Stone Cold Steve Austin vs. Mankind
• Shayna Baszler Reacts To Reports Of Vince McMahon Not Being Impressed With Her Match On RAW
According to the Wrestling Observer, Vince McMahon wasn’t happy with the reaction Shayna Baszler got on last week’s RAW during her match with Kairi Sane and is having doubts regarding putting her in a major title match at WrestleMania 36 against the #1 female wrestler in WWE, Becky Lynch:
“Baszler was the original pick to win the Rumble only to have McMahon a week out change plans to Charlotte Flair and have Baszler win the Chamber.
But there was negativity and uncertainty regarding McMahon’s reaction to Baszler’s match with Kairi Sane on RAW not getting the desired reaction and Baszler not coming off like a WrestleMania headliner.”
Baszler tweeted the following regarding these reports:
“Let me ask you something as you peruse Twitter. If anyone of any worth wasn’t a fan of mine, would I care? Could they REALLY stop me from winning if I REALLY want to? Pay attention……”
Let me ask you something as you peruse Twitter. If anyone of any worth wasn’t a fan of mine, would I care? Could they REALLY stop me from winning if I REALLY want to? Pay attention……
— Shayna Baszler (@QoSBaszler) March 7, 2020