• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (March 26, 1988) – WWF Superstars of Wrestling
On this day in 1988, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Superstars of Wrestling’.
This episode was pre-taped in Winston-Salem, North Carolina and featured matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF WrestleMania IV’ PPV.
The card can be found right here:
1. The British Bulldogs vs. Bill Newkirk & Iron Mike Sharpe
2. Hercules vs. David Stoudimiere
3. Jake Roberts vs. Pete Sanchez
4. Demolition vs. Mark Young & Mike Richards
5. Jim Duggan vs. Tom Stone
6. Randy Savage vs. Terry Gibbs
• WWE Changes Another Wrestler’s Name
SmackDown Live wrestler Mustafa Ali is the latest wrestler whose name has been changed.
From this point on, he’ll only be known as “Ali”.
Below is what Ali tweeted about this name change:
Mustafa means the "chosen one" with an emphasis on being chosen from amongst the people.
Name or not, nothing has changed. I fight for the people. I am one of them.
— ALI / Adeel Alam (@AliWWE) March 26, 2019
Ali now joins the following WWE wrestlers whose names were shortened:
– Luke Harper to Harper
– Erick Rowan to Rowan
– Elias Samson to Elias
– Adrian Neville to Neville (no longer in WWE)
– Alexander Rusev to Rusev
– Big E Langston to Big E
– Antonio Cesaro to Cesaro
– TJ Perkins to TJP (no longer in WWE)
– Andrade “Cien” Almas to Andrade
– Mustafa Ali to Ali
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