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John Pollock and Wai Ting look back at WWF Raw Is War and WCW Monday Nitro from July 13, 1998 in this special double review.
As the two companies traded leads in the Monday Night Wars, Raw continued the mystery of whether The Undertaker was in CAHOOTS with Kane ahead of a scheduled tag team match with Steve Austin at Fully Loaded, while The Nation continued their heated rivalry with D-Generation X following an infamous parody segment involving Jason Sensation.
Nitro brought us the fallout from Goldberg’s first WCW title win the week prior, while Hollywood Hogan looked to blame fellow nWo member Scott Hall for the defeat.
This edition of the Rewind-A-Wai is presented by Espresso Executive Producer, Daniel Holmes.
WWF RAW is WAR #268
Monday July 13, 1998
East Rutherford, New Jersey
Continental Airlines Arena
*The Undertaker vs. Vader
*Brawl 4 All Match: Bart Gunn vs. Bob Holly
*Triple H & X-Pac (w/ Chyna) vs. Owen Hart & The Rock
*Marc Mero (w/ Jacqueline) vs. Steve Blackman
*WWF World Tag Team Titles: The New Age Outlaws (c) vs. Kane & Mankind (w/ Paul Bearer)
*Kai En Tai (Dick Togo, Mens Teioh & Sho Funaki) (w/ Yamaguchi-san) vs. Taka Michinoku & Too Much
*Brawl 4 All Match: Dan Severn vs. The Godfather
*WWF World Tag Team Titles: Kane & Mankind (c) vs. The New Age Outlaws
WCW Monday Nitro #148
Monday July 13, 1998
Las Vegas, Nevada
MGM Grand Arena
*Horace vs. The Barbarian (w/ Jimmy Hart)
*Jim Duggan vs. Rick Fuller
*Bret Hart vs. Fit Finlay
*Rick Martel vs. Stevie Ray
*Barry Darsow vs. Konnan (w/ Sting)
*Diamond Dallas Page vs. The Disciple
*Kanyon vs. Raven vs. Saturn
*Dean Malenko vs. Rey Mysterio Jr.
*Alex Wright & Disco Inferno vs. Kevin Nash & Lex Luger (w/ Konnan & Sting)
*Eddie Guerrero vs. Steve McMichael
*Hollywood Hogan (w/ The Disciple) vs. Scott Hall
*WCW World Heavyweight Title: Goldberg (c) vs. Curt Hennig
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