• On This Day In Pro Wrestling History (April 25, 1999) – WWF Backlash: In Your House 28
On this day in Pro Wrestling history on April 25, 1999, the World Wrestling Federation aired ‘Backlash: In Your House 28’ LIVE on PPV from the Providence Civic Center in Providence, Rhode Island.
This was the 1st annual Backlash pay-per-view held by the WWF/WWE from 1999 till 2009 (and again since 2016) and also at the same time the final In Your House pay-per-view out of 28 that aired since 1995.
Here are the PPV results:
– The Ministry of Darkness defeated The Brood
– WWF Hardcore Championship: Al Snow defeated Hardcore Holly (c)
– WWF Intercontinental Championship: The Godfather (c) defeated Goldust
– #1 Contenders: The New Age Outlaws defeated Jeff Jarrett & Owen Hart
– Boiler Room Brawl: Mankind defeated Big Show
– Triple H defeated X-Pac
– The Undertaker defeated Ken Shamrock
– No Holds Barred – WWF Championship: Stone Cold Steve Austin (c) defeated The Rock
• WWE Possibly Changes The Viking Raiders’ Name Again
NXT Tag Team Champions The War Raiders made their RAW debut last week during the Superstar Shake-Up and they were given the name of “The Viking Experience”.
However, WWE changed their name again on this week’s RAW and called them “The Viking Raiders”. Their finisher is now called The Viking Experience.
It looks like WWE might have changed their name once again as WWE mentioned them as “The Viking Warriors” during a recent WWE Fan Council survey.
WWE asked the fans who their favorite WWE Superstar/Team is and you can check out a screenshot of “The Viking Warriors” being mentioned below:
We’ll keep you updated regarding this.
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