• Spoiler On Which Title Will Be Defended Inside The Elimination Chamber In 2023
WWE Elimination Chamber 2023 will take place on Saturday, February 18th 2023, at the Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
According to Xero News, current plan is for Gunther to defend the Intercontinental Championship against the following 5 men inside the Elimination Chamber:
– Braun Strowman
– Drew McIntyre
– LA Knight
– Santos Escobar
Speaking of Gunther, he recently crossed 200 days as the Intercontinental Champion.
He won the Title on the June 10th episode of SmackDown, by defeating Ricochet.
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• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (December 28, 1984) – MSG House Show *The Slap Heard Around The World*
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on December 28, 1984, the World Wrestling Federation held a televised house show in the World’s most famous arena, Madison Square Garden, in New York City, New York.
The show aired on the MSG Network and included Gorilla Monsoon & Gene Okerlund on commentary.
Backstage at this event, ‘Dr. D’ David Schultz slapped ABC’s 20/20 reporter John Stossel for calling wrestling “fake”.
As a result of this incident, Stossel filed a lawsuit against both the World Wrestling Federation and David Schultz.
You can watch it below:
38 Years ago today, backstage at a WWF MSG House Show, 'Dr. D' David Schultz slapped ABC's 20/20 reporter John Stossel for calling wrestling fake.
As a result of the incident, Stossel filed a lawsuit against both the World Wrestling Federation and David Schultz. pic.twitter.com/24EpKTd1Mj
— WrestleFeed (@WrestleFeedApp) December 28, 2022
The entire incident was featured on a season 2 episode of VICE’s Dark Side of The Ring documentary-series.
Here are the results from this event:
Brutus Beefcake defeated SD Jones
Salvatore Bellamo defeated Johnny Rodz
World Martial Arts Champion Antonio Inoki defeated David Schultz (Schultz and Inoki’s last MSG appearance)
The Junkyard Dog defeated Paul Kelly (JYD’s MSG debut)
Vacant WWF Jr. Heavyweight Title: The Cobra defeated The Black Tiger
Jimmy Snuka & the Tonga Kid wrestled Roddy Piper & Bob Orton Jr. to a double DQ
Mike Rotundo (sub. for Angelo Mosca) defeated Rene Goulet
WWF Tag Team Champions Adrian Adonis & Dick Murdoch wrestled Jack & Jerry Brisco to a double count-out
Barry Windham defeated Mr. Fuji
WWF World Champion Hulk Hogan defeated The Iron Sheik