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• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (June 17, 1989) – NWA World Championship Wrestling

On this day in 1989, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘NWA World Championship Wrestling’.

This episode from the Center Stage Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘NWA The Great American Bash 1989’ PPV.

The card can be found here:

Highlights Of The Interview w/ Ric Flair From Clash Of The Champions 12

Terry Funk vs. Cougar Jay

Interview w/ Terry Funk

The Steiner Brothers vs. Fred Avery/Keith Steinborn

Promo By Paul E. Dangerously

The Samoan Swat Team vs. Rock Hard Rick/Mike Awesome

The Fabulous Freebirds (Hayes/Garvin) vs. Randy Rose/Mark Smith

Highlights Of Eddie Gilbert Trying To Throw A Fireball At Great Muta From Clash Of The Champions 12

Promo By The Great Muta And Gary Hart

The Midnight Express vs. Jeff James/Jim Bryant

Norman The Lunatic vs. Bob Emery

Promo By The Road Warriors And Paul Ellering

Highlights Of Lex Luger Attacking Ricky Steamboat At Clash Of The Champions 12

Interview w/ Lex Luger

Ranger Ross vs. Lee Scott

The Varsity Club (Sullivan & Rotunda) vs. Ray Lloyd/Bucky Seigler

Interview w/ The Midnight Express And Jim Cornette. Steve Williams Joins The Interview

Sting vs. Al Green

Promo By The Fabulous Freebirds

Terry Gordy vs. Steve Williams

• SmackDown Wrestler Quietly Moved To RAW

Mustafa Ali hasn’t been seen on WWE programming since December of 2019. His last televised match was against The Revival, which he lost while pairing up with Shorty G.

While Ali continued working dark matches after that, he wasn’t brought on TV even once. The reason behind it is unknown.

PWInsider is reporting that Ali has quietly been shifted from SmackDown to RAW, but the change hasn’t been made on WWE’s roster page on their website.

If that is the case, then we could see Ali returning to TV as part of the red brand soon.

It has also been rumored that Ali is the hacker on SmackDown, but it’s unknown what WWE is planning to do with that angle, since they haven’t featured the hacker on TV for a while.

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