• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (May 20, 1989) – NWA World Championship Wrestling
On this day in 1989, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘NWA World Championship Wrestling’.
This episode from the Center Stage Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia and featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘NWA The Great American Bash 1989’ PPV.
The card can be found here:
– Sting vs. Jack Victory
– Scott Steiner vs. Tom Branch
– Terry Funk vs. Eddie Guerrero
– Ron Simmons & Ranger Ross vs. Lee Scott & The Enforcer
– Round 1 – Tag Team Title Tournament: The Road Warriors vs. The Fabulous Freebirds
– Butch Reed vs. Cougar Jay
• Wrestling World Reacts To Shad Gaspard’s Death
Below is how the wrestling world reacted to this sad news:
My heart is heavy praying for the entire Gaspard’s family pic.twitter.com/3VGbptAHbn
— Trinity Fatu (@NaomiWWE) May 20, 2020
I’ve never seen that face without a smile.💔🖤 RIP Shad. pic.twitter.com/jtYSTGdOGg
— Daria Berenato (@SonyaDevilleWWE) May 20, 2020
I’m at a loss for words. Hug, call, reach out to your loved ones. I love you all. #RIPShad
— CASH (@CashWheelerFTR) May 20, 2020
💔 I know you’re up there man. Watching down on so many. You will be missed. Love you bro. https://t.co/who5ns0m6A
— 🥀 Ever After OUT NOW! (@itsLioRush) May 20, 2020
Goodbye, my friend.
My thoughts are with Shad’s family. I can’t fathom their loss.
— Florida Man (@WWEBigE) May 20, 2020
Loss for words.. Shad you were such an amazing person, you will be missed. RIP 💔🙏🏻 pic.twitter.com/JLTlkeNoxz
— Mandy (@WWE_MandyRose) May 20, 2020
💔 Extremely heart breaking news.
Nothing but positive things to say about Shad through our limited interactions.
Couldn’t help but improve your mood.
Those are my kinda people 🙏❤️ https://t.co/9Dhu3TaHDk
— Ethan Page played by Julian (@OfficialEGO) May 20, 2020
— EVIL UNO of the DARK ORDER (@EvilUno) May 20, 2020
Absolutely heartbreaking #RIPShadGaspard
— Billie Kay (@BillieKayWWE) May 20, 2020
I know we weren’t really close but the funny thing is every time we saw each other and spoke you would think we were boys since childhood. I know a good heart when I see one and you my friend had a Good Heart. RIP SHAD. pic.twitter.com/dycZ6Rrnxx
— THE REAL WORLD CHAMPION (@TheMooseNation) May 20, 2020
— Dean Muhtadi (@MojoRawleyWWE) May 20, 2020
My Love, Thoughts, Prayers and Support Go out to The Family of Shad Gaspard. Nothing will ever Fix the loss of a loved one. As a Universe We owe it to ourselves and to others to Be a Positive Light in this world as long as we can Because Nothing is Ever Guaranteed. #RIPSHAD ❤️🙏🏿
— Titus O'Neil (@TitusONeilWWE) May 20, 2020
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