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WWE Had Plans For Another Draft This Year

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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (August 1, 1993) – WWF on TSN

On this day in 1993, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly syndicated TV show on TSN (The Sports Network) in Canada.

It featured pre-taped matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 1993’ PPV.

The card can be found right here:

Steiner Brothers vs. Money Inc (Superstars 7/24/93)

Lex Express feature

Well Dunn vs. Darren Trujillo & Bret Tyler (Challenge 7/25/93)

Face to Face – Harvey Whippleman

King’s Court – Undertaker (Challenge 8/1/93)

Ludvig Borga vs. Jason Headings (Challenge 7/25/93)

Face to Face with Ray Rougeau – Marty Jannetty

The Headshrinkers vs. Kamala & Jim Duggan (Huntington, WV 6/15/93) *REPEAT FROM 7/11/93*

Face to Face with Ray Rougeau – Tatanka / Bam Bam Bigelow & Luna Vachon

• WWE Had Plans For Another Draft This Year

After SmackDown moved to FOX, WWE held a Draft in October last year. That wasn’t the only Draft WWE had planned for in a period of one year, as they had plans for another Draft this summer.

Fightful Select is reporting that WWE had a Draft scheduled to take place at the end of August this year. However, plans changed and it got moved to September, then October. WWE hasn’t decided a date for it yet.

It was also noted that the brand split won’t end. In addition, the format of the Draft is unknown, but it could be something small like a Superstar Shakeup including RAW, SmackDown and NXT, as it was rumored earlier this year.

It’s possible that WWE is waiting for the return of fans to their events to hold it or perhaps, they may have scrapped the plan entirely.

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