It’s the first time looking at a WCW magazine, and boy, it’s a long one. There’s some interesting information throughout and plenty of material. (more…)
Posts Tagged ‘Vampiro’
Tags: Billy Kidman, Bobby Heenan, buff bagwell, Ernest Miller, Goldberg, Hulk Hogan, jeff jarrett, lex luger, Ready To Rumble, Ric Flair, Sting, Tank Abbott, Three Count, UFC, Vampiro, WCW, WCW Magazine
Tags: Billy Kidman, Booker T, buff bagwell, Chris Benoit, DDP, Dean Malenko, Kevin Nash, sid vicious, Terry Funk, Vampiro, WCW
At the beginning of 2000 World Championship Wrestling face a lot of obstacles, and for the most part they weren’t able to overcome them. WCW World Champion Bret Hart suffered a career ending concussion at Starrcade against Goldberg, thus having to vacate the championship. Goldberg is out due to nearly losing his arm after suffering a gash when he punched a limo on Nitro. Bret was scheduled to defend against Sid Vicious on the show.
WCW United States Champion Jeff Jarrett suffered injuries on January 10th and thus couldn’t defend against Chris Benoit in a three stages of hell match. Instead, Billy Kidman would compete against three different opponents in the matches.
Despite the two major injuries, WCW tried the best they could to present Souled Out on January 16th from Cincinnati, Ohio. (more…)
Tags: 2000, Sting, Vampiro, WCW
By the spring of 2000, World Championship Wrestling was in some serious danger and needed to create new stars. They seemingly stumbled upon on with Vampiro, who was getting some good babyface reaction. However, once Vince Russo and Eric Bischoff did a reboot for the company, Vampiro was turned heel and began a feud with the most popular WCW wrestler, Sting. (more…)