Wrestlemania XIII

March 23, 1997 - Rosemont - The Horizon
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  1. DARK MATCH: Billy Gunn def Flash Funk with a spinning DDT off the top turnbuckle..

  2. #1 CONTENDERS 4WAY: The Headbangers beat The Godwinns w/Hillbilly Jim and The Blackjacks and Furnas & LaFon..
    • The Headbangers will recieve a World Tag Team title shot on the March 24th edition of Monday Night RAW..

  3. INTERCONTINENTAL TITLE MATCH: Rocky Maivia def The Sultan w/Bob Backlund & Iron Sheik to retain..
    • Honky Tonk Man, in his quest to find a protege, came out and joined the announce team for the following match..
    • Quote of the Night (so far) Jim Ross referring to Lawler & Honky "You'd think you were cousins or something!"
    • After the match, The Sultan, Bob Backlund & the Iron Sheik attacked Rocky Maivia..
    • Rocky Johnson came out for the attemped save, but got attacked as well!

  4. INTERVIEW: Todd Pettengill & Ken Shamrock (says he won't be intimidated by Bret Hart or Steve Austin)..

  5. INTERVIEW: Dok Hendrix & Hunter Heurst Helmsley w/Chyna..

  6. MATCH: Hunter Hearst Helmsley def Goldust w/Marlena..
    • HHH knocked Goldust into Marlena, who fell off the apron into the arms of Chyna..
    • Chyna then put Marlena into a bearhug as HHH put Goldust away with the Pedigree..
    • Goldust carried Marlena back to the locker room after the match..

  7. TAG TITLE MATCH: Owen Hart & The British Bulldog vs Mankind & Vader went to a double countout..
    • Stu & Helen Hart were sitting in the front row but had no influence on the outcome of the match..
    • The referee threw the match out when Mankind had the Mandible Claw on the Bulldog outside the ring..

  8. SUBMISSION MATCH: Bret "Hitman" Hart def "Stone Cold" Steve Austin..
    • Started out as a brawl but turned into a great technical bout with UFC star Ken Shamrock as guest referee..
    • Bret Hart put Steve Austin into the sharpshooter and Austin passed out due to blood loss..
    • Referee Ken Shamrock called the match and declared Bret Hart the winner of the match!
    • Bret Hart then attacked Steve Austin after the match until Ken Shamrock pulled him off..
    • The crowd booed Bret Hart as he left, instantly turning him heel, and Steve Austin babyface!

  9. INTERVIEW: Todd Pettengill & The Nation of Domination..

  10. CHICAGO STREET FIGHT: Ahmed Johnson & Legion of Doom def The Nation of Domination (Faarooq/Savio Vega/Crush)..
    • All additional members of the Nation (PG13 & DLo Brown) interfered in the street fight as well..
    • Weapons used: 2X4, garbage can, noose, a wrench, nightsticks, a fire extinguisher, and even a kitchen sink!

  11. IN THE RING: Shawn Michaels..
    • Shawn Michaels came out and joined Vince, Jim Ross & The King at the announce position..

  12. INTERVIEW: Todd Pettengill & Sycho Sid (says he's the only one who isn't afraid of the Undertaker)..

  13. IN THE RING: Bret Hart & Shawn Michaels + Sycho Sid..
    • The Undertaker & Sycho Sid both had their entrances and were about to start their match..
    • Bret Hart arrived in the ring and verbally assaulted Shawn Michaels..
    • Bret Hart accused Shawn Michaels of faking his leg injury to avoid wrestling him..
    • Bret Hart says when The Undertaker slammed the cage door on his head, their friendship was over!
    • Bret Hart called Sycho Sid a fraud, so Sid powerbomed him, just to shut him up!

  14. WWF TITLE MATCH: The Undertaker def Sycho Sid to win the WWF title!
    • President Gorilla Monsoon announced that the match would be "No Holds Barred"..
    • Sid reversed a Tombstone Piledriver into a Tombstone of his own. The Undertaker kicked out!
    • Bret Hart again came out and hit both wrestlers with steel chair shots!
    • The Undertaker chased him off, then chokeslammed Sid. Sid kicked out!
    • Bret Hart came out yet again and Sid hit him this time..
    • The Undertaker scooped up the distracted Sid and Tombstoned him for the victory!
    • The Undertaker is your new World Wrestling Federation Heavyweight Champion!!!


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