• On This Day In WWF History (September 3, 1983) – WWF Championship Wrestling
On this day in 1983, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Championship Wrestling’.
This episode was pre-taped from the Agricultural Hall in Allentown, Pennsylvania and featured matches & storyline segments involving the 1983 WWF Superstars.
Here’s the card:
Tito Santana vs. Bob Bradley
The Masked Superstar vs. Charlie Brown
Sgt. Slaughter vs. Frankie Williams
Iron Mike Sharpe vs. Steve King
Tony Atlas vs. Ben Ortiz
Big John Studd vs. Rocco Verona
The Invaders vs. Bill Dixon & Ken Jugan
Salvatore Bellomo vs. Jeff Craney
• The Fiend Out Of Universal Title Picture, #1 Contenders Match For Universal Title Announced
After losing the Universal Championship to “The Big Dog” Roman Reigns in a Triple Threat No Holds Barred match at WWE Payback 2020, “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt is out of the Universal Title picture, for now.
WWE has announced a Fatal 4 Way #1 Contenders match for this week’s SmackDown, and The Fiend is not a part of it.
Below is what’s scheduled to take place on this week’s SmackDown:
– New Universal Champion Roman Reigns & Paul Heyman will address the fans
– Big E vs. Sheamus vs. Matt Riddle vs. King Corbin (Winner faces Roman Reigns for the Universal Championship at WWE Clash Of Champions 2020)
– Nia Jax & Shayna Baszler (c) vs. SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley & Sasha Banks for the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship