• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (October 22, 2000) – WWF No Mercy 2000
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on October 22, 2000, the World Wrestling Federation aired ‘WWF No Mercy 2000’ LIVE on PPV from the Pepsi Arena in Albany, New York.
This pay-per-view featured the in-ring return of “Stone Cold” Steve Austin, after missing an entire year due to an injury.
Here are the results from that night:
The Dudley Boyz won The Dudley Boyz Invitational Tables match
The APA & Lita wrestled T&A & Trish Stratus to a no-contest
Steel Cage: Chris Jericho defeated X-Pac
Right to Censor defeated Billy Gunn & Chyna
No Holds Barred: Stone Cold Steve Austin wrestled Rikishi to a no-contest
WWF European Championship: William Regal (c) defeated Naked Mideon
WWF Tag Team Championship: Los Conquistadores defeated The Hardy Boyz (c)
Triple H defeated Chris Benoit
No DQ – WWF Championship: Kurt Angle defeated The Rock (c)
• Triple H Teases The Return Of D-Generation X
To promote their WWE 2K20 video game, WWE released some a match simulation of D-Generation X (Triple H & Shawn Michaels) vs. DIY (Johnny Gargano & Tommaso Ciampa).
Below is what WWE tweeted:
There's dream matches, and then there's DREAM MATCHES…
— WWE (@WWE) October 21, 2019
This led to Triple H teasing DX’s return as he tweeted the following:
“The only place you can watch DIY take on DX … for now. #WeAreNXT”
— Triple H (@TripleH) October 21, 2019
This led to Gargano posting the following GIF after reading The Game’s tweet:
— Johnny Gargano (@JohnnyGargano) October 21, 2019
DX (HBK & HHH) was last seen in action at WWE Crown Jewel 2018 PPV, where they defeated The Brothers Of Destruction (The Undertaker & Kane) in the main event.
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