• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (April 1, 2001) – WWF WrestleMania X-Seven
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on April 1, 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired ‘WrestleMania X-Seven’ LIVE on PPV from the Astrodome in Houston, Texas.
This was the 17th annual WrestleMania event and had the tagline “Houston, We Have A Problem”.
The inaugural WrestleMania happened in 1985 and even nowadays WrestleMania is still by far the biggest professional wrestling event on the planet each year.
Here are the PPV results:
WWF Intercontinental Championship: Chris Jericho (c) defeated William Regal
Tazz & The APA defeated Right to Censor
WWF Hardcore Championship: Kane defeated Raven (c) & Big Show
WWF European Championship: Eddie Guerrero defeated Test (c)
Kurt Angle defeated Chris Benoit
WWF Women’s Championship: Chyna defeated Ivory (c)
Street Fight: Shane McMahon defeated Mr. McMahon
TLC – WWF Tag Team Championship: Edge & Christian defeated The Dudley Boyz (c) and The Hardy Boyz
The Iron Sheik won the Gimmick Battle Royal
The Undertaker defeated Triple H
No DQ – WWF Championship: Stone Cold Steve Austin defeated The Rock (c)
• The Undertaker Apologizes To Chris Jericho For Using His Catchphrase
The Undertaker showed his “American Badass / Big Evil” side on this week’s RAW when he cut a promo on AJ Styles.
You can watch it below:
During the ending moments of his promo, Undertaker called Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson “a$$-clowns”.
This led to the following exchange between a fan, Chris Jericho and The Undertaker on Twitter:
Fan: “@IAmJericho – BIG lawsuit incoming for @undertaker’s use of “assclown”.”
Jericho: “Hardly! He’s the @undertaker…he can used as many of my catch phrases as he wants!!! ?”
Undertaker: “My bad @IAmJericho ….I knew I had heard that somewhere before….”
— Chris Jericho (@IAmJericho) March 31, 2020
My bad @IAmJericho ….I knew I had heard that somewhere before….
— Undertaker (@undertaker) March 31, 2020
WATCH: The Undertaker Having Fun With His Daughter (Part 2):