• WWE Signs Former NJPW Wrestler
According to PWInsider, former NJPW wrestler Karl Fredericks has signed with WWE for their NXT brand.
He left New Japan Pro Wrestling in August 2022 and started at the WWE Performance Center this week.
WWE is also interested in signing NJPW wrestlers Tama Tonga and his brother Hikuleo. They are the sons of WWE Veteran Haku.
At the recent NJPW Wrestle Kingdom 17 pay-per-view, Tonga defeated WWE RAW Superstar Karl Anderson to win the NEVER Openweight Championship.
You can watch it below (the finish got botched):
— All Wrestling Media (@AWegrp) January 4, 2023
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (January 10, 2000) – WWF RAW IS WAR
On this day in 2000, the World Wrestling Federation aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF RAW IS WAR’.
It was broadcasted from the Kiel Center in St. Louis, Missouri and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF Royal Rumble 2000’ PPV.
Here’s the card:
The Road Dogg vs. Billy Gunn
The Hardy Boyz vs. Kurt Angle & Steve Blackman
Val Venis vs. Edge
Hardcore & Crash Holly vs. Chris Jericho & Chyna
Hunter Hearst Helmsley vs. X-Pac
Too Cool & Rikishi Phatu vs. The Headbangers & Al Snow
The Dudley Boyz vs. The Godfather & D’Lo Brown
The Big Show & Test vs. Big Boss Man & Prince Albert
D-Generation X vs. Mankind, The Rock & The Acolytes