• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (August 23, 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 Hilton Coliseum in Ames, Iowa and featured matches & segments on the road to the ‘WWF Unforgiven 1999’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. WWF Hardcore Title: Al Snow vs. Road Dogg
2. WWF World Tag Titles: The Big Show & The Undertaker vs. The Acolytes
3. WWF European Title: D-Lo Brown vs. Mark Henry
4. The Rock vs. Gangrel
5. Crash Holly vs. Hardcore Holly
6. Handicap Match: Mideon & Viscera vs. Kane
7. WWF World Heavyweight Title: Mankind vs. Triple H
• SmackDown Wrestler Teases Return Of Tag Team
The team was scheduled to feud with The New Day for the SmackDown Tag Team Championship after Money In The Bank, but the plan was scrapped because of the heat Ryker got backstage.
Ryker finally broke silence and took to Instagram to tease the trio’s return on the day of the debut of WWE ThunderDome.
“Forgotten Sons….. Time to return. @wwe #wwesmackdown #CantStopUs”
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It will be interesting to see how WWE deals with them, as Steve Cutler and Wesley Blake had distanced themselves from Ryker after he sparked controversy on Twitter.
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