• WWE VIDEO HISTORY (April 5, 2004) – WWE Monday Night RAW
On this day in 2004, World Wrestling Entertainment aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE Monday Night RAW’.
This episode was broadcasted from the Toyota Center in Houston, Texas and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE Backlash 2004’ PPV.
Here’s the official card from that night:
1. Chris Benoit vs. Rob Conway
2. Chris Jericho vs. Matt Hardy
3. Triple H vs. Shelton Benjamin
4. Women’s Battle Royal
5. Tajiri vs. Christian
6. Kane vs. Rhyno
WATCH: Fan Captures Epic Photo Of Bayley’s Fat Bum Next To Sasha Banks:
• Tommaso Ciampa Posts An Interesting Message For New NXT Champion Johnny Gargano After NXT TakeOver: New York
In the main event of tonight’s NXT TakeOver: New York, Johnny Gargano defeated Adam Cole in a 2 out of 3 falls match to win the vacant NXT Championship.
Cole won the first fall, Gargano won the second fall and the third fall. The Undisputed Era interfered during the match, but Gargano still managed to win.
— Italo Santana ?? (@BulletClubIta) April 6, 2019
Former NXT Champion Tommaso Ciampa came out after the match to congratulate Gargano:
After TakeOver went off the air, Ciampa posting the following interesting message on Twitter:
The Best Wrestler Alive.
The Greatest Sports Entertainer of All Time.
We. Are. DIY.
We. Are. NXT.
And one of us is the real NXT Champion ? pic.twitter.com/N1ictrKDH5
— CIAMPA (@ProjectCiampa) April 6, 2019
As you can see, Ciampa didn’t mention Gargano being the NXT Champion and teased that he’s still the real NXT Champion.
Speaking of NXT TakeOver: New York, WWE announced a record attendance of 15,697 for tonight’s event.
Below are the complete results from NXT TakeOver: New York:
– NXT Tag Team Championship Match: War Raiders (c) def. Aleister Black & Ricochet to retain the Titles.
– NXT North American Championship Match: Velveteen Dream (c) def. Matt Riddle to retain the Title.
– WWE United Kingdom Championship Match: WALTER def. Pete Dunne (c) to win the Title.
– NXT Women’s Championship Match: Shayna Baszler (c) def. Bianca BeLair, Kairi Sane & Io Shirai to retain the Title
– 2 Out Of 3 Falls Match For The Vacant NXT Championship: Johnny Gargano def. Adam Cole 2-1 to win the Title.