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19. On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (June 22, 1996) – Hardcore Heaven 1996

On this day in Pro Wrestling history on June 22, 1996, ECW Extreme Championship Wrestling held their annual Hardcore Heaven event in the ECW Arena (Philadelphia, Pennsylvania).

While the upcoming Hardcore Heaven events 1997, 1998, 1999 & 2000 aired exclusively on PPV, this one was a regular live event supercard, that was taped and later released as official VHS Home Video (and years later on DVD).


Raven vs. Terry Gordy [Hardcore Heaven 1996] von OldSchoolWrestling

Below are the results from that night:

Shane Douglas Def. Mikey Whipwreck

J.T. Smith & Little Guido Def. Big Dick Dudley & Buh Buh Ray Dudley

Shootfight rules match
Taz Def. Paul Varelans

ECW World Heavyweight Championship
Raven Def. Terry Gordy

ECW World Tag Team Championship
The Eliminators Def. The Gangstas

Axl Rotten & Hack Meyers Def. The Samoan Gangsta Party

ECW Television Championship
Chris Jericho Def. Pitbull #2

Weapons match
Tommy Dreamer Def. Brian Lee

Sabu Def. Rob Vam Dam

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