• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (January 27, 1997) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 1997, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Des Moines, Iowa and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW SuperBrawl VII’ PPV.
The card can be found here:
The Steiner Brothers vs. The Faces of Fear
The Giant vs. Roadblock
Jeff Jarrett vs. Eddy Guerrero
Ultimo Dragon vs. Billy Pearl
Lex Luger vs. Ron Powers
Arn Anderson & Steve McMichael vs. Amazing French Canadiens
The Outsiders vs. Team Extreme
Kevin Sullivan vs. Joe Gomez
Dean Malenko vs. Jerry Flynn
Hugh Morrus vs. Chris Benoit
Hulk Hogan vs. The Giant
• WrestleMania 36 Main Event Confirmed On Tonight’s RAW
In the opening segment of tonight’s RAW, Men’s Royal Rumble 2020 winner Drew McIntyre came out and announced that he’s going to face Brock Lesnar for the WWE Championship in the main event of WrestleMania 36.
McIntyre laid out an open challenge after this, which was answered by “The Best Tag Team In The World” Luke Gallows & Karl Anderson.
McIntyre defeated Gallows & Anderson in a 1 on 2 Handicap match.
After the match, Lesnar attacked McIntyre from behind and laid him out with an F5!
— WWE (@WWE) January 28, 2020
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