• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (April 13, 1990) – WWF/AJPW/NJPW Wrestling Summit
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on April 13, 1990, the WWF/AJPW/NJPW Wrestling Summit was broadcasted from the Tokyo Dome in Tokyo, Japan and aired live on japanese television.
This was a co-produced show by Vince McMahon’s World Wrestling Federation, Antonio Inoki’s New Japan Pro Wrestling and Giant Baba’s All Japan Pro Wrestling.
Here are the results from the event:
Dan Kroffat, Doug Furnas & Joe Malenko defeated Samson Fuyuki, Tatsumi Kitahara & Toshiaki Kawada
Jushin Thunder Liger defeated Akira Nogami
Jimmy Snuka & Tito Santana defeated Kenta Kobashi & Masanobu Fuchi
Bret Hart wrestled Tiger Mask to a time-limit-draw
The Great Kabuki defeated Greg Valentine
Jake Roberts defeated The Big Boss Man
IWGP Tag Team Title Match: Masa Saito & Shinya Hashimoto (c) defeated Masahiro Chono & Riki Choshu
Jumbo Tsuruta & King Haku defeated Mr. Perfect & Rick Martel
Genichiro Tenryu defeated Randy Savage
WWF World Heavyweight Title Match: The Ultimate Warrior (c) defeated Ted DiBiase
Non-Title match: Andre The Giant & Giant Baba defeated Demolition (c)
Hulk Hogan defeated Stan Hansen (12:30)
• The Rock Reveals What He Thinks About AEW (Video)
During a recent live stream on Instagram, Old School WWF Legend The Rock was asked if he watches All Elite Wrestling.
Below is what The Rock said about watching AEW:
“Yeah I watch AEW, of course I do. I’m very happy for the success of that company because it’s always a good thing and it creates a hunger which is good.”
You can watch this below:
Speaking of The Rock, he also tweeted about a promo from Cody Rhodes on AEW Dynamite last year:
Rhythm, cadence, tone, intent, passion, execution. Great promo, brother. You ? dropped that MF. @CodyRhodes
— Dwayne Johnson (@TheRock) November 7, 2019