WWE Posts Final WCW Monday Nitro, Kelly’s Favorite ’80s Star



– Today marks the eleven year anniversary of the final episode of WCW Monday Nitro. The show began with Vince McMahon appearing via satellite from Gund Arena in Cleveland, Ohio, the site of that evening's Raw is War broadcast on TNN, announcing that he had purchased World Championship Wrestling. The show ended with a simulcast on Raw with an appearance by Shane McMahon on Nitro as he interrupted his father's gloating over the purchase to explain that he actually owned WCW.

 

WWE has posted several clips from the episode including Ric Flair's emotional WCW farewell speech, Booker T vs. Scott Steiner: in a Title vs. Title Match, Shane Helms vs. Chavo Guerrero in a Cruiserweight Title Match, Sean O'Haire and Chuck Palumbo vs. Lance Storm and Mike Awesome, Shawn Stasiak vs. Bam Bam Bigelow, Vince McMahon firing Jeff Jarrett, Sting vs. Ric Flair and Shane McMahon saying he bought WCW.

 

– Kelly Kelly says "The Enforcer" Arn Anderson is her favorite '80s Superstar. She says of the 2012 WWE Hall of Fame inductee to WWE Magazine in an interview, "I admire everything he accomplished in the ring. He was the greatest bad guy ever."

 

She also reveals the best thing about being on the road as a WWE Diva: "Traveling with the girls. We have a lot fun getting in trouble together."

 

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