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The Monday Night War Began Once Again 9 Years Ago Today

On This Day In Pro Wrestling History - January 4, 2010 - WWE Raw vs. TNA Impact Wrestling

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on January 4, 2010, WWE Hall of Famer Bret Hart made his 1st appearance on RAW since 1997.

Also on that night, WWE Hall of Famer Hulk Hogan made his TNA debut.

This night also marked the return of the Monday Night War as both WWE & TNA were airing Live, head-to-head, on a Monday night. This wouldn’t last long though.

On RAW, Shawn Michaels & Bret Hart finally settled their differences, but a big WrestleMania 26 angle was kicked off when Vince McMahon kicked Bret in the groin.

Here’s the official card of RAW from that night:

1. WWE Divas Title Tournament – Round 1: Maryse vs. Brie Bella

2. No. 1 Contenders (US Title) Match: MVP vs. Jack Swagger vs. Carlito vs. Mark Henry

3. Unified Tag Titles: DX vs. JeriShow

4. Sheamus vs. Evan Bourne

5. Randy Orton vs. Kofi Kingston

Here’s the official card for TNA iMPACT from that night:

– X-DIVISION STEEL ASYLUM MATCH: Alex Shelley vs. Chris Sabin vs. Homicide vs. Kiyoshi vs. Jay Lethal vs. Consequences Creed vs. SUICIDE vs. Amazing Red (Jeff Hardy returns!)

– Jeff Hardy/Shannon Moore Interview

– Christy Hemme & Kevin Nash Interview

– Knockouts Title: O.D.B. vs Tara

– Ric Flair Debuts in TNA

– Christy Hemme & Mick Foley Interview

– Bobby Lashley & Kristal Lashley Promo

– Velvet Sky, Lacey Von Erich & Madison Rayne Segment (Strip Poker)

– Sean Waltman & Scott Hall segment

– Hulk Hogan, Scott Hall, Sean Waltman, Kevin Nash & Eric Bischoff in-ring segment (Sting in the rafters)

– Knockout Tag Titles: Awesome Kong & HAMADA vs Taylor Wilde & Sarita

– Velvet Sky, Madison Rayne, Lacey Von Erich & Sean Morely Segment (Val Venis Debut)

– Mick Foley segment

– Nasty Boys Interview (Nasty Boys Debut)

– Hernandez & Matt Morgan vs Raven & Dr. Stevie Richards

– Christy Hemme, Pope D’Angelo Dinero & Orlando Jordan Interview

– Pope D’Angelo Dinero vs Desmond Wolfe

– Jeremy Borash, AJ Styles & Eric Bischoff segment

– Jeff Jarrett & Hulk Hogan segment

– Christy Hemme, Christopher Daniels, Jeremy Borash & Mick Foley segment

– Shannon Moore/Jeff Hardy segment

– Samoa Joe vs Abyss

– Eric Bischoff & Kristal Lashley segment

– The Nasty Boys/Bubba The Love Sponge segment

– Jeremy Borash & Kurt Angle Interview

– AJ Styles vs Kurt Angle

– Mick Foley, Eric Bischoff, Kevin Nash, Scott Hall, Sean Waltman & Hulk Hogan segment

        
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