• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (June 27, 1998) – WWF Shotgun Saturday Night
On this day in 1998, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Shotgun Saturday Night ‘.
It was pre-taped at the Frank Erwin Center in Austin, Texas and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF King of the Ring 1998’ PPV.
This episode was hosted by Michael Cole & Kevin Kelly.
Here’s the card:
Darren Drozdov vs. Shawn Summers
INTERVIEW: Steve Austin
Val Venis vs. Trench Phillips
Terry Funk, Bradshaw & Dustin Runnels vs. Too Much & Jerry Lawler
The Legion of Doom 2000 vs. The New Midnight Express
• WWE Planning ‘Terminator’ Themed Match Between Bray Wyatt & Braun Strowman At Extreme Rules: The Horror Show
Universal Champion Braun Strowman and Bray Wyatt are set to face off in a non-title “Wyatt Swamp Fight” at Extreme Rules: The Horror Show next month.
WrestlingInc is reporting that WWE is planning a mixture of a Terminator film and a horror movie kind of bout between them.
They’ve been looking for a location where they can shoot the match. Bray Wyatt and Jeremy Borash are reportedly putting the match together.
The match is going to feature various spots from past and present storylines.