Iron Sheik Celebrates, WWE Classics OnDemand & Wrestling On ESPN Classic Updates, More

Published On 03/15/2013 | By Staff | News

– WWE Hall of Famer The Iron Sheik turns 70 years old today.

– Late WWE Hall of Famer Antonio Rocca died on this date in 1977 at age 55.

– No pro wrestling shows are listed for ESPN Classic this weekend. The AWA and UWF shows will return on Monday, and ESPN Classic will be running a more active schedule of wrestling next week.

– Here are the latest updates for the WWE Classics OnDemand service:

The Big Events:
* WWF Survivor Series 1998

Bret Hart:
* Bret & Keith Hart vs. Dynamite Kid & Great Gama Stampede Wrestling 8/28/81
* WWF champion Bret Hart vs. Bob Backlund Superstars 7/30/94
* The Hart Foundation vs. Hillbilly Jim & Uncle Elmer Maple Leaf Wrestling 12/15/85
* Bret Hart vs. Mankind (first ever meeting) Shotgun Saturday Night 1/25/97

Classics Rewinds:
* Legends of Wrestling Roundtable: Wrestlemania
* Monday Night Wars: Raw 9/15/97
* Monday Night Wars: Nitro 9/15/97
* Tuesday Night Titans 11/1/85
* Wrestlemania 23

* Randy Orton: Evolution of A Predator Part 2

TV Classics:
* Extreme Championship Wrestling 7/31/98
* NWA’s WCW on TBS 6/18/88
* Monday Night Raw 1/18/99

March Mania:
* No Disqualification Match: Steve Austin vs. Kurt Angle Smackdown 3/15/01
* The Rock vs. Mankind Raw 3/22/99
* Chris Jericho vs. Kane Raw 7/19/04
* The Undertaker vs. John Cena Vengeance 2003

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