• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (June 3, 1989) – WWF Superstars of Wrestling
On this day in 1989, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Superstars of Wrestling’.
This episode was pre-taped at the Entertainment Convention Center in Duluth, Minnesota and featured matches, promos & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF SummerSlam 1989’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
Brutus Beefcake vs. Tom Stone
Arn Anderson & Tully Blanchard vs. Tom Stock & Eddie Slater
Greg Valentine vs. Chris Zarna
Tito Santana vs. Jake Milliman
The Barbarian vs. Lance Allen
King Jim Duggan vs. Dave Wagner
• WWE RAW Has A New Top Star
As we noted last week, WWE officials see big things in former NXT Cruiserweight Champion Angel Garza.
WWE is interested in pushing him up the card and that’s why he picked up a big win over former Universal Champion Kevin Owens on last week’s RAW.
WWE has indirectly confirmed the report on Garza’s push, as he got added to the RAW banner on WWE’s website (after Brock Lesnar and Becky Lynch got removed from it).
You check it out below:
The SmackDown banner on WWE’s website also got updated and Braun Strowman, Otis, Lacey Evans & Sasha Banks got added on it (and Roman Reigns is no longer in the middle – as he’s on a hiatus right now), while Daniel Bryan and Kofi Kingston were removed from it: