[TV Review] Power Hour – 2.16.91

Commentators: Jim Ross & Paul E. Dangerously

More recycled matches and a Wrestling News Network segment full of recaps, so feel free to skip this review. I’m just posting it for posterity’s sake.

The Lineup

  • The Steiner Brothers vs. Rob Morgan & Mike Samples (Pro – 1.26.91)
  • Brian Pillman vs. Bill Ford (Pro – 1.26.91)
  • Ric Flair vs. Mike Hart (Worldwide – 2.9.91)
  • Ricky Morton, Tommy Rich, & The Junkyard Dog vs. Lt. James Earl Wright & The Master Blasters (Worldwide – 2.9.91)
  • Segment: Wrestling News Network w/ Gordon Solie
  • Ron Simmons vs. Barry Windham (Worldwide – 2.9.91)
  • Sting & Lex Luger vs. Rip Rogers & Dutch Mantell (Worldwide – 2.9.91)
  • Sid Vicious vs. Ray Diamond (Worldwide – 2.9.91)

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[TV Review] World Championship Wrestling – 2.9.91

Commentators: Jim Ross & Bob Caudle

Dusty Rhodes lets everyone know his plans now that he’s returned to WCW, El Gigante is in action, and Bob Holly makes a pre-WWF appearance to put The Fabulous Freebirds over. Okay there wasn’t a ton of interesting stuff here, but what are you gonna do?

The Lineup

  • Lex Luger vs. Jim Corbett
  • Ringside Interview: Lex Luger
  • Doom vs. Tommy Angel & Harry Bronson
  • The Steiner Brothers vs. Cruel Connection & Italian Stallion
  • Tom Zenk vs. Chuck Coates
  • Ringside Interview: Ric Flair
  • The Fabulous Freebirds vs. Dave Johnson & Bob Holly
  • Segment: Gordon Solie & Dusty Rhodes at the Omni
  • Tommy Rich vs. Mark Kyle
  • Ringside Interview: Terry Taylor
  • Ricky Morton vs. Bill Ford
  • El Gigante vs. Joe Cazana [Ric Flair on Commentary]
  • The Master Blaster vs. David Isley
  • Allen Iron Eagle & The Lightning Express vs. Arn Anderson, Barry Windham, & Sid Vicious

Read more[TV Review] World Championship Wrestling – 2.9.91

[TV Review] Worldwide – 2.9.91

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Commentators: Tony Schiavone & Gordon Solie (!!!)

Worldwide is stacked to the brim this week as not only are we graced with the presence of Gordon Solie on commentary but some of the biggest stars in the company are in action, including the WCW World Heavyweight Champion himself Ric Flair and…Magnum Force Rick. Okay look they aren’t all superstars.

The Lineup

  • Michael Wallstreet vs. David Isley
  • The Steiner Brothers vs. Mike Samples & Magnum Force Rick
  • Sid Vicious vs. Unnamed Jobber w/ Blonde Mullet
  • Ron Simmons vs. Barry Windham
  • Ricky Morton, Tommy Rich, & Junkyard Dog vs. Lt. James Earl Wright & The Master Blasters
  • Ric Flair vs. Mike Hart
  • Sting & Lex Luger vs. Rip Rogers & Dutch Mantell

Read more[TV Review] Worldwide – 2.9.91

[TV Review] Power Hour – 2.9.91

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Commentators: Jim Ross & Paul E. Dangerously

Power Hour this week is a whole lot of reused footage from the past two weeks. You honestly don’t even need to read this one. But do it anyway.

The Lineup

  • Tommy Rich vs. John Peterson (Worldwide – 2.2.91)
  • The Steiner Brothers vs. The Master Blasters (Worldwide – 2.2.91)
  • Sid Vicious vs. Todd Gallina (Pro – 1.26.91)
  • Brian Pillman & Brad Armstrong vs. The Fabulous Freebirds (Worldwide – 2.2.91)
  • Segment: Wrestling News Network w/ Gordon Solie
  • Doom vs. Greg Sawyer & John Faulkner (Worldwide – 1.26.91)
  • Barry Windham vs. Carl Robertson
  • Tom Zenk (c) vs. Arn Anderson for the WCW WORLD TELEVISION CHAMPIONSHIP (Worldwide – 2.2.91)

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[TV Review] Worldwide – 2.2.91

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Commentators: Tony Schiavone & Kevin Sullivan

This week’s Worldwide is a good one (no, really) as Arn Anderson challenges for the Television Championship, The Freebirds have an honest to god worthwhile match, and The Steiner Brothers truck the everloving hell out of The Master Blasters.

The Lineup

  • Brian Pillman & Brad Armstrong vs. The Fabulous Freebirds
  • Sid Vicious vs. Dave Johnson (Power Hour – 2.2.91)
  • Clip: Sting (c) vs. Ric Flair for the WCW WORLD HEAVYWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP (Meadowlands – 1.11.91)
  • Doom vs. Scott Allen & Carl Robertson
  • Tom Zenk (c) vs. Arn Anderson for the WCW WORLD TELEVISION CHAMPIONSHIP
  • Tommy Rich vs. John Peterson
  • The Steiner Brothers vs. The Master Blasters

Read more[TV Review] Worldwide – 2.2.91

[TV Review] Power Hour – 1.26.91

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Commentators: Jim Ross & Paul E. Dangerously

Power Hour starts of WCW’s weekend of shows by re-airing a bunch of stuff from the past two weeks of Pro. Back then it made sense as Pro didn’t air everywhere and Power Hour was on TBS. Watching it now, however…different story.

The Lineup

  • Minotaur vs. Keith Hart (Pro – 1.19.91)
  • The Master Blasters vs. Tim Parker & Scott Allen (Pro – 1.19.91)
  • Rick Steiner vs. Mike Samples (Pro – 1.19.91)
  • Wrestling News Network w/ Gordon Solie
  • Brian Pillman vs. Lt. James Earl Wright (Pro – 1.19.91)
  • Terry Taylor vs. Joe Barrett (Pro – 1.19.91)
  • Tom Zenk (c) vs. Moondog Rex for the WCW TELEVISION CHAMPIONSHIP (Pro – 1.12.91)

Read more[TV Review] Power Hour – 1.26.91

[TV Review] Pro – 1.19.91

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Commentators: Tony Schiavone & Larry Zbyszko

This week on Pro we get a couple of fun squash matches (including one that makes Minotaur of all people look good), an actual competitive match between Brian Pillman and Lt. James Earl Wright, and a vignette from Arn Anderson & Barry Windham that…hasn’t aged well, to say the least.

The Lineup

  • The Master Blasters vs. Tim Parker & Scott Allen
  • Rick Steiner vs. Mike Samples
  • The Danger Zone w/ Paul E. Dangerously & Ric Flair
  • Brian Pillman vs. Lt. James Earl Wright
  • Brickhouse Bonus w/ Jack Brickhouse
  • Terry Taylor vs. Joe Barrett
  • Minotaur vs. Keith Hart
  • The Southern Boys vs. Ed Brock & George South
  • Vignette Time: Arn Anderson & Barry Windham Go ‘Back to the Basics’

Read more[TV Review] Pro – 1.19.91

[TV Review] Worldwide – 1.5.91

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Commentators: Tony Schiavone & Dutch Mantell

Worldwide is the third (!) of four (!!) shows to air on Saturday from WCW. Granted it’s syndication so it did probably vary from area to area but I’m going with the stuff I’ve seen on the internet and the internet never lies to me. Main event is, uh, Ricky Morton vs. Bobby Eaton but not the one from Power Hour. In fact it turns out the Power Hour one was from two weeks ago and originally aired on Worldwide. WCW continuity is going to drive me crazier than I already am, can’t wait!

The Lineup

  • The Master Blasters vs. Pablo Crenshaw & Todd Brewer
  • Dutch Mantell vs. Dave Johnson
  • Wrestling Wrap-Up w/ Gordon Solie
  • Tom Zenk vs. Tim Hughes
  • The Big Cat vs. Jamie McKinnon
  • Ricky Morton vs. Bobby Eaton
  • Michael Wallstreet vs. Scott Sadlin

Read more[TV Review] Worldwide – 1.5.91