• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (July 1, 1999) – WCW Thunder
On this day in 1999, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Thunder’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Cajundome in Lafayette, Louisiana and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW The Bash at the Beach 1999’ PPV.
The card of the show can be found here:
1. Perry Saturn vs. DDP
2. BA & Swoll vs. Disorderly Conduct
3. Eddie Guerreoro vs. La Parka
4. The West Texas Rednecks vs. Damien, El Dandy, Silver King & Villano V
5. WCW Cruiserweight Title: Rey Mysterio Jr. vs. Blitzkrieg
6. WCW TV Title: Rick Steiner vs. Buff Bagwell
• WWE Hall Of Famer Says Matt Riddle Needs To Improve, Riddle Says Old WCW Wrestlers Hate Him
During a recent interview with Reality Of Wrestling, two time WWE Hall of Famer Booker T said the following about WWE NXT wrestler Matt Riddle:
“I was listening to Matt Riddle talk about Goldberg. I got a chance to watch Matt Riddle work. This guy needs a lot of work. You talk about somebody that needs to work on their craft? This Matt Riddle needs to work on his craft and that’s coming from Booker T.”
Riddle (who said negative things about WWE Hall of Famer Goldberg) tweeted the following after reading Booker T’s comments:
— matthew riddle (@SuperKingofBros) June 28, 2019