• Old School Wrestling Veteran Celebrates His Birthday
Old School Wrestling Veteran Shawn Hernandez celebrates his 47th birthday today.
After touring the independent scene during the 90s, he arrived in the World Wrestling Federation in 2000 and wrestled as a ‘Jobber To The Stars’ in dark matches, but also on several episodes of the weekly TV show “WWF Jakked” / “WWF Metal”.
Hernandez then made a name for himself in Total Nonstop Action, where he became a member of ‘Latin American Xchange’ (LAX) and won the NWA World Tag Team Championship (2x), as well as the TNA World Tag Team Championship (5x), before he left the promotion in 2014.
HAPPY BIRTHDAY HERNANDEZ!
• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (February 11, 1990) – NWA Main Event
On this day in 1990, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘NWA Main Event’.
This episode featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW WrestleWar 1990’ PPV.
The card can be found below:
– Norman The Lunatic vs. Sgt. Buddy Lee Parker
– The Rock n Roll Express vs. The MOD Squad
– Road Warriors & Steve Williams vs. The Samoan Swat Team
• WWE Causing Major Confusion Regarding RAW Wrestler’s Status
Former NXT Cruiserweight Champion Angel Garza is filling in for United States Champion Andrade on RAW (as Andrade is currently suspended).
While Garza is working as a heel on RAW, that isn’t the case in NXT.
The Wrestling Observer noted that Garza worked NXT Live Events this past weekend as a babyface, which has caused major confusion regarding his status among fans:
“He worked all of the NXT house shows this weekend and he was a complete babyface every night.”
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