Wrestling Tuesday / July 23
WWE Raw, live from Grand Rapids last night on TNN: Jim Ross & Jerry Lawler broadcast from an area adjacent to the stage, much like the old Nitro set-up... Lilian Garcia, in red, is the ring announcer... Eric Bischoff opens the show with HHH & Shawn Michaels... Unification Match for the WWE Intercontinental Title, now inclusive of the European Title, Ladder Match: European champion Rob van Dam d IC champion Jeff Hardy to WIN THE WWE IC TITLE... 'Taker attacks Chris Nowinski... WWE champion Molly Holly/ Wm Regal d Trish Stratus/ Bubba Ray Dudley... Singapore Cane Match: Brock Lesnar d Tommy Dreamer... The Island Boys debut, attacking D-Lo Brown & Shawn Stasiak as Brown & Stasiak are wrestling a match... Goldust congratulates Booker T on his WWE Vengeance win, then gives him a Don King wig... In a contender's match, Chris Benoit d Booker T... Big Show d Spike Dudley... Dx reforms as Michaels and HHH are in mid-ring... HHH turns on Michaels, leaving him lying in the ring... WWE Smackdown boss Stephanie Mc Mahon arrives... ME: WWE champion The Rock d Eddie Guerrero... After the match, Rock faces off with Lesnar... To end the show,
Paul Heyman and Brock Lesnar get into Stephanie's limo and Steph proclaims them now signed with Smackdown.... NEXT WEEK: WWE RAW live in Greensboro...Rob on 1st row... For the WWE Intercontinental Title, champion Rob van Dam takes on Chris Benoit.
- NWA Wildside this Fri July 26 in Cornelia, Ga's Wildside Arena has Rainman vs Rick Michaels in the ME. The group tapes for national television on Sat Aug 3 with Adam Jacobs taking on John Phoenix. The third anniversary show is Sat Sep 21. The Annual Fright Night is Fri/Sat Nov 1/2.
- Rock has signed for another movie, Spy Hunter, due in the theatres Christmas, 2003.
- Chris Jericho performs as alter ego Fozzy in concert next month in Australia.
- Beginning with Wed's NWA TNA show, cost-cutting measures are being put into effect. You will see no pyro, fewer TNA girls, possibly no managers and a new look, as the group moves to the Nashville Fairgrounds.
- Carolinas Wrestling Fed in Graham, NC this past Sat night saw Ric Converse d Sexton Tyler... Mikael Yamaha/ Madd Maxx d Corey Diesel/ Otto Schwantz.
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