• OLD SCHOOL VIDEO HISTORY (May 31, 2000) – WCW Thunder
On this day in 2000, Ted Turner’s World Championship Wrestling aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WCW Thunder’ on TBS.
This episode was pre-taped at the Idaho Center in Boise, Idaho and featured matches & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WCW The Great American Bash 2000’ PPV.
The card of the show can be found here:
1. WCW Hardcore Title: Terry Funk vs. Chris Candido
2. Sting vs. Billy Kidman vs. Horace Hogan
3. WCW World Heavyweight Title: Jeff Jarrett vs. Shane Douglas
4. WCW World Tag Team Titles: Shawn Stasiak & Chuck Palumbo vs. Kronik
5. David Flair & Vince Russo vs. Ric Flair & Reid Flair
6. Kevin Nash & Scott Steiner vs. Tank Abbott & Rick Steiner
• WWE Tag Team Expected To Return Soon
According to Post Wrestling, Akam has been cleared to return to in-ring action and this means that former RAW Tag Team Champions AOP (Akam & Rezar) are expected to return to WWE programming soon.
WWE officials are now figuring out a storyline for AOP’s return.
There have been some rumors that AOP might return to WWE programming as a part of the SmackDown Live brand, as SmackDown’s tag team division is very weak at the moment.
We’ll keep you updated regarding this.