• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (January 17, 1988) – WWF Wrestling Challenge
On this day in 1988, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Wrestling Challenge’.
It was broadcasted from the Municipal Auditorium in Nashville, Tennessee and featured pre-taped matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 1988’ event.
The card can be found right here:
– Jake The Snake Roberts vs. Gino Carabello
– Demolition vs. Omar Atlas & Rex King
– Hacksaw Jim Duggan vs. Joe Mirto
– Rick Rude vs. Van Horne
– Young Stallions vs. Los Conquistadors
– Ted DiBiase/Andre The Giant Interview
– Ultimate Warrior vs. Brian Costello
– Bolsheviks, One Man Gang & Butch Reed vs. The Killer Bees, Lanny Poffo & Rick Hunter
• WWE Hall Of Famer Not Happy With How WWE Debuted New Stars This Week
WWE debuted some of their new main roster call ups this week and WWE Hall of Famer Bubba Ray Dudley wasn’t impressed with how EC3 & Lacey Evans debuted (they debuted in backstage segments and didn’t do much).
SD ➡️ SD3?
— WWE (@WWE) January 16, 2019
Below is what Bubba said about these debuts on Busted Open Radio:
“I hate to say this because I’m such a fan, but I don’t think I’ve ever seen more of an underwhelming way to debut somebody. I hate to say it, but EC3 and Lacey Evans.”
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