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[Flashback PPV Recap] NWA-TNA Weekly PPV #2 – June 26, 2002

Venue: Von Braun Center (Huntsville, AL)

Commentators: Mike Tenay/Don West/Ed Ferrara

Match Lineup:

  • Jerry Lynn Vs. AJ Styles Vs. Psicosis Vs. Low-Ki in a round robin elimination match for the TNA X-Division Title
  • Scott Hall Vs. Jeff Jarrett
  • Brian Christopher (w/Hermie Sadler and Sterling Marlin) Vs. K-Krush
  • America’s Most Wanted (James Storm/Chris Harris) Vs. The Rainbow Express (Bruce/Lenny Lane)
  • Cheex Vs. Frank Parker
  • 9 Woman Lingerie Battle Royal
  • Apolo Vs. David Young

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[Flashback PPV Recap] NWA-TNA Weekly PPV #1 – June 19, 2002

Ten years ago, TNA debuted as a weekly PPV event. Relive the first episode through my insanely detailed recap which I guarantee will have you saying “HOW THE F*CK DID THEY SURVIVE PAST THE FIRST YEAR?!?” by the end of it. Click “read more” for the whole rundown.

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[Flashback PPV Recap] WWF Summerslam 1991

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Date: August 26, 1991

Location: Madison Square Garden (New York, New York)

Commentators: Gorilla Monsoon/Bobby Heenan/”Rowdy” Roddy Piper

It’s been 21 years since Summerslam 1991 first aired live on Pay Per View. Does the event still hold up? Read this detailed and stream of consciously written recap to find out.

Lineup for WWF Summerslam 1991:

  • Match Made in Heaven: The Wedding of “Macho Man” Randy Savage and Miss Elizabeth
  • Match Made in Hell [Special Guest Referee: Sid Justice]: Hulk Hogan/The Ultimate Warrior Vs. The Triangle of Terror (Sgt. Slaughter/Col. Mustafa/Gen. Adnan)
  • Jailhouse Match: The Big Boss Man Vs. The Mountie
  • No Countouts, No Disqualifications: The Nasty Boys (Brian Knobbs/Jerry Sags) (c) Vs. The Legion of Doom (Animal/Hawk) for the WWF Tag Team Titles
  • Mr. Perfect (c) Vs. Bret “The Hitman” Hart for the WWF Intercontinental Title
  • The Bushwhackers (Luke/Butch) Vs. The Natural Disasters (Earthquake/Typhoon)
  • Greg “The Hammer” Valentine Vs. Irwin R. Schyster
  • Ricky Steamboat/Davey Boy Smith/Kerry Von Erich Vs. The Warlord/Power and Glory (Paul Roma/Hercules)

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[Flashback PPV Recap] WCW Beach Blast 1992

Date: June 20, 1992

Location: Mobile, Alabama (Mobile Civic Center)

Commentators: Jim Ross/Jesse “The Body” Ventura

Complete Card for WCW Beach Blast 1992:

  • Falls Count Anywhere: Sting (c) Vs. Cactus Jack for the WCW World Heavyweight Title
  • 30 Minute Non-Title Iron Man Challenge: Rick Rude  Vs. Ricky Steamboat
  • Bikini Contest: Missy Hyatt Vs. Madusa
  • The Steiner Brothers (Rick/Scott Steiner) (c) Vs. The Miracle Violence Connection (Steve Williams/Terry Gordy) for the WCW World Tag Team Titles
  • Ron Simmons Vs. “The Taylor Made Man” Terry Taylor
  • Dustin Rhodes/Barry Windham/Nikita Koloff Vs. The Dangerous Alliance (Steve Austin/Bobby Eaton/Arn Anderson)
  • Brian Pillman (c) Vs. Scotty Flamingo for the WCW Light Heavyweight Title
  • Marcus Bagwell Vs. Greg “the Hammer” Valentine

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