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This Day In Wrestling History – February 3rd‏



Trivia

2000 – The formation of the XFL is announced by NBC and WWF

Title Changes

1962 – Luther Lindsay & Ricky Waldo defeat Rikidozan & Toyonobori to win the JWA All Asia Tag Team Titles

1969 – Antonio Inoki & Kintaro Ohki defeat Tom Jones & Buster Royd to win the vacant JWA All Asia Tag Team Titles

1978 – Karl Krupp defeats Fritz von Erich to win the Texas Brass Knuckles Title

1989 – Brickhouse Brown defeats King Parsons to win the WCCW Texas Heavyweight Title

1996 – The Eliminators (Saturn & Kronus) defeat Cactus Jack & Mikey Whipwreck to win the ECW Tag Team Titles

2001 – the WWF Hardcore Title 24/7 Rule sees the belt pass from Raven to K-Kwik, to Crash Holly and back to Raven

2004 – on Smackdown, Rikishi & Scotty 2 Hotty defeat The Basham Brothers (Danny & Doug) to win the WWE Tag Team Titles

Birthdays

Happy birthday to WWE Hall of Famer Dory Funk Jr (72), one-time WWF Intercontinental and Tag Team Champion Marty Jannetty (53), indy regular Becky Bayless (31) and former WWE interviewer Angela ‘Savannah’ Fong (28)

Also, today would have been the birthday of WWE Hall of Famer Kerry Von Erich (53)


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2 Responses

  1. havok says:

    XFL lol, cant believe its been that long already

  2. Bruce Hart says:

    I can’t believe I watched the XFL every weekend it was on.

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