• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (December 20, 2001) – WWF SmackDown!
On this day in 2001, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF SmackDown!’.
It was broadcasted from the New Orleans Arena in New Orleans, Louisiana and featured pre-taped matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 2002’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
1. Edge vs. Kurt Angle
2. Lance Storm vs. Rikishi
3. The Undertaker vs. Matt Hardy
4. The Rock vs. Test
5. First Blood Match: Stone Cold Steve Austin vs. Booker T
• WWE Planning To Turn The Revival Into Comedy Characters, Reason Behind This Move
According to the Wrestling Observer, WWE officials are planning to turn former SmackDown Tag Team Champions The Revival into comedy character.
Dash Wilder of The Revival recently fell down during his entrance on SmackDown. This was reportedly the beginning of their character change.
You can watch it below:
The reason behind this move is that The Revival isn’t willing to sign a new contract with WWE and their deal is set to expire after a few months.
So what WWE officials are planning to do is job out The Revival as comedy characters on their way out of the company.
We’ll keep you updated regarding this.