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Posted On February 11, 2014By Julian RadbourneIn Columns

The Two Sheds Review: The Best of WCW Monday Nitro Volume Two

Now here’s something I haven’t said in a while. It’s time to step into WCW territory as we dip into the ever-growing pile of DVDs sent to me by the good people at Fremantle Media and Fetch Publicity for a review of The Best of WCW Monday Nitro Volume Two. As always these things begin with….. Disc 1 The Matches September 4th, 1995 It’s the very first edition of Nitro as Ric Flair challenges Sting for the United States title. So it was in the middle of a shopping centre,Read More
Road Dogg and Josh Mathews return with more “garbage juice” on this week’s episode of Are You Serious?, including a WCW clip of a World Heavyweight Championship match where Hollywood Hogan poked Kevin Nash in the chest with his index finger, prompting Nash to fall to the mat and allow Hogan to pin him. Road Dogg notes that to Hogan’s credit, his mighty finger “has been used to sign many contracts with creative control clauses.” The match outcome marked the reunion of both New World Order factions into one villainousRead More
MONDAY NIGHT WAR CLASSICS – Week 1: Lex Express Arrives in WCW (09/04/95) By Octavio Fierros, The Lex Express took a different route and unexpectedly arrived in WCW, specifically Bloomington, Minnesota, the site of the debut WCW show Monday Nitro. Lex Luger surprised the world of wrestling by appearing on WCW TV after just hours of wrestling his last WWE match. In the world where Internet was uncommon and wrestling newsletters were the only source of information, this was a major shocker. Luger was wrestling without a WWE contractRead More has disclosed the complete content listing for WWE’s upcoming three-disc DVD set highlighting WCW’s Monday Nitro program, The Very Best of Nitro—scheduled for release May 24. Disc 1 WCW History Lesson Flyin’ Brian Pillman vs. Jushin Thunder Liger 4th September, 1995 Hulk Hogan vs. Big Bubba Rogers 4th September, 1995 “Macho Man” Randy Savage & Hulk Hogan vs. Ric Flair & Arn Anderson 8th January, 1996 “Rome wasn’t built in a day.” WCW World Tag Team Championship Match Sting and Lex Luger vs. The Road Warriors 5th February, 1996Read More