• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (June 26, 1993) – WCW Saturday Night
On this day in 1993, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Saturday Night’.
It was taped at the Center Stage Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the “WCW Beach Blast 1993” PPV.
The card of the show can be found here:
Arn Anderson/Paul Roma vs. Don Brodie/Warren Quinn
Beach Blast Control Center
INT- Teddy Long/Wrecking Crew
Maxx Payne vs. Dave Hart
Flair for the Gold with Dusty Rhodes/Masked Assassin
Sid Vicious/Vader vs. 2 jobbers
INT- Catherine White/Cactus Jack
Ricky Steamboat/Ron Simmons vs. Paul Orndorff/Dick Slater
• SmackDown Wrestlers Chant “Thank You Taker” On Tonight’s Show (Video)
Tonight’s SmackDown was a “Tribute To The Undertaker” and kicked off with an excellent video package looking at the 30 year WWF/E career of the legendary Undertaker.
After the video package, SmackDown wrestlers gathered on the stage and chanted “Thank You Taker” to pay tribute to one of the greatest of all time.
You can watch it below:
Michael Cole confirmed on commentary that Undertaker’s final match took place earlier this year at WrestleMania 36, where he defeated AJ Styles in a Boneyard Match to pick up his 25th win at WrestleMania.