• ON THIS DAY IN WCW HISTORY (June 5, 2000) – WCW MONDAY NITRO
On this day in 2000, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW MONDAY NITRO’.
It was broadcasted from the Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia and featured matches, interviews & segments on the road to the ‘WCW The Great American Bash 2000’ PPV.
The card can be found here:
Shawn Stasiak & Chuck Palumbo vs. Kronik
G.I. Bro vs. Billy Kidman
Hardcore Title: Terry Funk vs. Eric Bischoff
Scott Steiner vs. Vampiro
Bill Goldberg vs. Tank Abbott
Sting vs. Jeff Jarrett
Kimberly vs. Ms. Hancock
Steel Cage Match: Hollywood Hogan vs. Horace Hogan
Steel Cage Match: Vince Russo vs. Ric Flair
Gauntlet Match: Kevin Nash vs. The New Blood
• WWE SmackDown Results – New Champions Crowned In The Main Event
In the main event of tonight’s SmackDown, Sasha Banks and SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley defeated Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross to win the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship.
Sasha pinned Nikki to win the match for her team. The Boss ‘n’ Hug Connection are two time WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions now and Bayley is a double champion.
Below are the complete results from tonight’s WWE SmackDown:
– Jeff Hardy came out and claimed he didn’t slip up last week, and said an eye witness saw a man with red hair & beard was the one fleeing the crime scene. Sheamus came out and wanted Jeff to be a man and admit he’s a junkie and an embarrassment to his family. This resulted in Hardy going after Sheamus for a fight, but Sheamus laid him out.
– Mr. Money In The Bank Otis def. King Corbin via DQ after Corbin hit him with a Steel Chair
– The Miz and John Morrison pranked Universal Champion Braun Strowman and made him angry
– Lacey Evans def. Sonya Deville after distraction from Mandy Rose
– Miz & Morrison tried to prank Strowman again, but they got Kayla Braxton instead
– AJ Styles & Daniel Bryan came face to face and Bryan said he has a vision to defend the Intercontinental Championship every week on Smackdown after he becomes Champion. Styles says he doesn’t believe in handouts, but will give one to Drew Gulak tonight with a match against him.
– Drew Gulak def. AJ Styles with a Roll-Up
– Morrison smashed Strowman’s car’s windshield with a baseball bat
– SmackDown Tag Team Champions The New Day & Shorty G def. Mojo Rawley, Cesaro, & Shinsuke Nakamura
– Strowman found out where Miz & Morrison were, and flipped over the van while they were in it
— WWE (@WWE) June 6, 2020
– Jeff Hardy vs. Sheamus will take place at WWE Backlash 2020 pay-per-view
– Sasha Banks & SmackDown Women’s Champion Bayley def. Alexa Bliss & Nikki Cross (c) to win the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship