WCW Saturday Night - Saturday, 02/27/99
WCW Saturday Night - Saturday, 02/27/99
- Welcome to Saturday Night! Tonight's main event is the Barbarian vs. Meng
- Cat (w/ Sonny Onoo) vs. Steve Armstrong
- The Cat comes out to Glacier's music and lights.
- Penzer and the Cat do their usual routine on the mic.
- Armstrong nails the Cat during the middle of the Cat's standard five-
- Armstrong grabs the mic and offers his own count to five.
- Armstrong lands an atomic drop on a charging Cat.
- The Cat fires back with a sidekick and several forearms.
- Onoo gets in a choke.
- The Cat uses Billy Silverman as leverage to prevent a sunset flip.
- The Cat continues with shots to the throat and a hip toss.
- Armstrong answers with his own hip toss.
- The Cat knees Armstrong and tosses him out of the ring.
- Tenay and Hudson talk about a Flair annoucement coming this Monday.
- The Cat misses a chair shot, allowing Steve to send him across the ropes.
- Back in, Armstrong lands a lariat, a scoop slam, and a suplex.
- The Cat rakes Armstrong's eyes, then lands a spinning roundhouse for the
- Scott and Mike ramble.
- SuperBrawl highlights
- Jerry Flynn vs. Disciple
- Sign: "I forgot my sign."
- They trade wristlocks to begin.
- Flynn levels the Disciple with a lariat, then nails him with a series of
- The Disciple counters with a lariat and a few chokes.
- The Disciple continues with a suplex and a few right hands.
- Flynn elbows the Disciple.
- The Disciple poorly executes a backbreaker.
- Flynn chops the Disciple, then kicks him and executes a belly-to-belly.
- Flynn arm drags the Disciple, then applies a cross-armbreaker for the win.
- Gene has info on the state of the wrestling business on the hotline.
- Nitro footage
- Van Hammer vs. Johnny Swinger
- Hammer shoves Swinger to begin.
- Swinger boots Hammer, who answers with a shoulderblock.
- Hammer nails Swinger in the corner.
- Hammer stops Swinger's boot, then chokeslams him from the top.
- Hammer lands a backbreaker, but misses a boot.
- Swinger works on Hammer's leg by slamming it across the apron.
- Hammer lands an axehandle outside.
- Back in, Swinger sends Hammer across the cable.
- Swinger continues with kicks and a splash.
- Hammer slams Swinger, then lands a Cobra Clutch Slam.
- Hammer lands the Flashback for the win.
- Gene chats with Saturn
- Saturn isn't wearing the dress, but has it in his hands.
- Saturn is angry at J.J. Dillion for making him wear the dress.
- Saturn asks J.J., "Want to see how weird I can get?"
- Thunder footage
- Silver King vs. Eric Watts
- The two spend a long time locking up.
- Watts lands an elbow, then catches Silver King's boot and lands an
inverted atomic drop.
- Watts lands a lariat.
- Silver King yanks Eric's hair, but Watts answers with a headscissors
- Watts continues with a chokeslam.
- Silver King DDTs Watts, then tosses him outside.
- Silver King sends Watts into the post, then ties him up in a rope.
- Silver King lands a lariat on the tied-up Watts, then does a flip off the
apron onto him.
- Silver King chokes Watts with the rope.
- Back in, Silver King lands a spinkick and a DDT.
- Silver King lands a swift kick, but misses a springboard moonsault.
- Watts lands a crossbody off the top rope.
- Watts powerbombs Silver King into the corner.
- Watts lands a reverse Russian Leg Sweep for the win.
- PPV highlights
- Lenny Lane vs. Juventud Guerrera
- Lane enters.
- Juvy enters.
- Lane poses a bit.
- Juvy lands a dropkick and headscissors.
- Juvy yanks Lane's hair, then sends him across the ropes.
- Juvy lands a springboard dropkick.
- Outside, Lane sends Juvy against the rails.
- Juvy drops Lane across a rail, then tosses him into the steps.
- Back in, Lane lands a face slam and a scoop slam.
- Tenay says he'll make an appearance in Las Vegas with Randy Savage and his
- Lane continues with a lariat and a knee.
- Lane misses a splash, but recovers to send Juvy across the ropes.
- Lane slams Juvy, but misses an elbow.
- Lane recovers and bulldogs Juvy.
- Lane clotheslines Juvy and gets several close roll-ups.
- Juvy bulldogs Lane.
- Lane tries to stop an aerial move by Juvy, but Juvy shoves him down and
lands a crossbody.
- Lane rolls through the crossbody for two.
- Juvy lands the Juvy Driver out of nowhere for the win.
- The new Konnan video airs.
- Nash vs. Mysterio re-airs.
- Hotline plug
- PPV Highlights
- Kendall Windham vs. Meng
- Hudson pretends that he's in the building and about to run away as Meng
- Meng begins with a flurry of punches.
- Windham lands a lariat and punches, but Meng no-sells.
- Windham lands a shoulder, but finally takes Meng down with a drop toe
- Meng chops Windham, then delivers a shot to the throat.
- Meng lands a few boot and rakes Windham's back.
- Windham lands a few chops, but his attempt at a bulldog is stopped.
- Meng kicks Windham on the ropes, then applies the Tongan Death Grip for
- Nitro footage
- Buddy Lee Parker vs. Saturn
- Parker grabs the mic and teases Saturn.
- Saturn responds with a lariat and a few boots.
- Parker lands a lariat and an axehandle outside.
- Saturn suplexes Parker, then sends him in.
- Parker knees Saturn, then lands a belly-to-back.
- Parker lands a knee from the top.
- Saturn boots Parker.
- We go to an extreme view of the action as Saturn puts Parker's head in his
dress and nails him.
- Saturn slams Parker, then lands a splash from the top.
- Saturn ends things with the DVD.
- Gene chats with Hennig and Windham
- Thunder footage of Raven
- The Barbarian (w/ Jimmy Hart) vs. Meng
- Hart challenges Meng to come out.
- Meng comes out, chasing after Hart.
- Meng chops the Barbarian, and clotheslines him.
- The two trade lariats, and then Meng spears Barbarian.
- The Barbarian pounds Meng, then lands an inverted atomic drop.
- Meng lands a boot, but Hart nails him with a two-by-four. The ref DQs the
- Meng puts on the Tongan Death Grip on Hart, then clotheslines the
Barbarian out of the ring.
- Meng tosses the Barbarian into the steps.
- The Barbarian shoves a ref out of the way, but misses a chair shot.
- Meng nails the Barbarian with a chair, then sends him into the rails as we