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Yearly Review: WWF April 1991

What’s going on in the WWF in April 1991? Check it out.

WWF World Championship Scene: (currently held by: Hulk Hogan)
Hogan continued his feud with Sgt. Slaughter and they competed against each other at Rampage ’91 on April 24th, 1991. Hogan was able to get the pin after a leg drop. Hogan was also helping the Ultimate Warrior fight off Sgt. Slaughter and his managers following a match at SNME #29. Other than that, the WWF World Championship scene was rather quiet.

WWF Intercontinental Championship Scene: (currently held by: Mr. Perfect)
During the month, Perfect successfully defended the championship against the British Bulldog and Texas Tornado. Perfect also won a 20-man battle royal at SNME #29 last eliminating Greg Valentine. Perfect also wrestled Bret Hart and Jake Roberts but lost to both men by count-out. There wasn’t a new feud developed at this time for Perfect.

WWF World Tag Team Championship Scene: (currently held by: The Nasty Boys)
At SNME #29 the Nasty Boys were able to successfully defend the championships against the Bushwhackers. They saved their championships by getting disqualified against the Rockers during the April 15th taping of Superstars.

The Nasty Boys would wrestle the Legion of Doom for the remainder of the month but would lose each match by count-out.

Other Happenings:
– The Undertaker continued his feud with the Ultimate Warrior by distracting the Ultimate Warrior and attacking him at SNME #29. Paul Bearer had a casket with him that had Warrior’s logo on it.

– Roddy Piper and Ted DiBiase continued their feud as well. Piper actually got involved in Ted’s SNME #29 match with Bret Hart by chasing Sensational Sherri to the backstage area with a broom. Piper would lose on the house market several times by submission as DiBiase worked on Piper’s knee.

– During the April 15th taping go WWF Superstars, the Mountie started a feud with Big Bossman. The Nasty Boys attacked Bossman after a job match and allowed Mountie to shock Bossman with his shock stick.

– Jake Roberts revealed a new, bigger snake to combat Earthquake. During the April 16th taping of Wrestling Challenge, Roberts revealed a snake named Lucifer who was billed as being Damien’s bigger brother. They wrestled at Rampage ’91 with Earthquake winning by disqualification after Roberts tried to put his snake on Earthquake.

Ratings:
SNME #29: 7.7

2 Comments Post a comment
  1. “…by chasing Sensational Sherri to the backstage area with a brook.”

    With a WHAT now??? :)

    February 17, 2013
    • Bob Colling #

      Brook… wow. Nice one on my part. BROOM! Fixed.

      February 17, 2013

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