• OLD SCHOOL HISTORY (January 27, 1997) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 1997, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the Veterans Memorial Auditorium in Des Moines, Iowa and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW SuperBrawl VII’ PPV.
The card can be found here:
– The Steiner Brothers vs. The Faces of Fear
– The Giant vs. Roadblock
– Jeff Jarrett vs. Eddy Guerrero
– Ultimo Dragon vs. Billy Pearl
– Lex Luger vs. Ron Powers
– Arn Anderson & Steve McMichael vs. Amazing French Canadiens
– The Outsiders vs. Team Extreme
– Kevin Sullivan vs. Joe Gomez
– Dean Malenko vs. Jerry Flynn
– Hugh Morrus vs. Chris Benoit
– Hulk Hogan vs. The Giant
• WWE Possibly Forming A New 3 Man Stable On SmackDown After A Babyface Turn
As we noted before, there have been talks about linking Sin Cara (who is set to return soon) with Rey Mysterio.
According to PWInsider, this could eventually result in a new 3 man stable being formed as WWE officials are discussing a babyface turn for Andrade and making a stable with Mysterio, Cara & Andrade.
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