• ON THIS DAY IN WWF HISTORY (June 6, 1998) – WWF Shotgun Saturday Night
On this day in 1998, the World Wrestling Federation aired an episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWF Shotgun Saturday Night’.
It was pre-taped at the Rosemont Horizon in Chicago, Illinois and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWF King of the Ring 1998’ PPV.
This episode was hosted by Michael Cole & Kevin Kelly.
Here’s the card:
– The Junkyard Dog tribute
– Funaki & Dick Togo vs. Steve Boz & “The Fallen Angel” Christopher Daniels
– INTERVIEW: Jeff Jarrett & Tennesse Lee
– Vader vs. Rex Royal
– Edge Promo
– 2 Cold Scorpio vs. Jesus
– INTERVIEW: Steve Austin
– Too Much vs. Headbangers
– Clips of Steve Austin on Mancow’s radio show
• WWF Interviewer Todd Pettengill Is Back To Promote This Sunday’s NXT TakeOver: In Your House (Video)
WWF’s Old School “In Your House” event will return this Sunday night, but this time as an NXT TakeOver event.
WWF Interviewer Todd Pettengill is back to promote NXT TakeOver: In Your House with a promo, just like he used to do back in the 90s, taking the fans back to the good old days.
You can watch it below:
Todd Pettengill is back to promote this Sunday's NXT TakeOver: In Your House! pic.twitter.com/IhHWFs4iU2
— World Wrestling News (@WWENewsMafia) June 6, 2020
Below is the match-card for NXT TakeOver: In Your House:
– Backlot Brawl For The NXT Championship: Adam Cole (c) vs. Velveteen Dream [If Dream loses, he can no longer challenge for the NXT Championship while Cole is still champion]
– NXT Women’s Championship Match: Charlotte Flair (c) vs. Rhea Ripley vs. Io Shirai
– NXT North American Championship Match: Keith Lee (c) vs. Johnny Gargano
– Finn Balor vs. Damian Priest
– Tommaso Ciampa vs. Karrion Kross (with Scarlett)
– Mia Yim, Shotzi Blackheart and Tegan Nox vs. Candice LeRae, Dakota Kai and Raquel González