Wrestling Tuesday / June 19
WWF Raw, live from Tampa last night :
Spike Dudley, along with Molly Holly, calls Steve Austin out. Austin insults Spike. Molly slaps him. Austin gives Molly the Stunner. In a KOTR qualifier, Kurt Angle defeats WWF Lightweight champion Jeff Hardy. Cutaway to Kane' playing games @ WWFNY. Another stalker video airs. Tazz defeats Hardcore Holly.
Steve Austin talks things over with Yoshihiro Tajiri. In the second KOTR qualifier, Rhyno defeats Tajiri. Diamond Dallas Page debuts as Sarah's stalker. In the third KOTR qualifier,
Edge defeats Saturn. A clip of Mick Foley is shown from Live with Regis. WWF European champion Matt Hardy, with Lita, defeats Albert.
After the match, Justin Credible and X-Pac attack The Hardyz. Steve Austin confers with Vince Mc Mahon, and gives him the ultimatum:
it's Linda or him. In the fourth KOTR qualifier,
Christian defeats The Big Show.
In the Main Event, Spike Dudley, Chris Benoit & Chris Jericho defeat The Dudley Boyz & Steve Austin when Benoit & Jericho force Austin into
- UPN has notified the WWF that recent ratings for Smackdown are a concern.
- WWF attendance continues to slide. Weekend shows in Ft Lauderdale and Toronto each drew less than 60% capacity. Ft. Lauderdale ran a 3-for-1 ticket deal.
- NY Senator Tom Libous is pushing a bill to declare pro wrestling as entertainment, and to have a doctor examine the participants before they enter the ring.
- Vampiro injured his knee this past Sat night working the ME for EMLL in Mexico City.
- Missy Hyatt & Tammy Sytch have shot content for a proposed adult wrestling website.
- A million homes in NYC lost power Sun night and caused TW customers to miss WWF Heat.
- Arn Anderson, David Finlay and Ricky Santana were backstage last night in Tampa. All 3 are expected to be offered positions as agents for the New WCW.
- DDP's WWF deal is for 2 years / $500,000.
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