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Today in History: Chyna Returns to the Ring at Sacrifice 2011

May 15th, 2011: Chyna made her return to the ring at 2011?s Sacrifice, teaming with Kurt Angle to face Jeff Jarrett and Karen Jarrett. Karen spent most of the match being terrified by the sight of Chyna and avoiding all contact with her...

Today in History: Lay-Cool Become Co-Women’s Champions

May 14th, 2010: At a certain point in time, if you feuded with either Layla or Michelle McCool, you feuded with the both of them. Women’s Champion Beth Phoenix learned this the hard way when she had to defend her title in a Handicap match...

Today in History: Trish Stratus Becomes a Two-Time Women’s Champion

May 13th, 2002: Trish Stratus and Bubba Dudley teamed up to face Jazz and Stevie Richards in a Mixed Tag Team match that put both Jazz’s Women’s Title and Richards’s Hardcore Title on the line...

Alicia Fox Has a Meltdown

May 12th, 2014: Alicia Fox had long seemed a bit off-kilter, but took a loss to Paige for her to finally crack. Alicia dominated much of said match before a Paigeturner out of nowhere put her down for the count. She was livid...

Today in History: Roxxi Gets Her Head Shaved at Sacrifice 2008

May 11th, 2008: At 2008's Sacrifice, the Knockouts took part in a Makeover Battle Royal, the winner becoming the number one contender to Awesome Kong‘s Knockouts Title. A Battle Royal would take place...

Today in History: Debra Wins the Women’s Championship

May 10th, 1999: Acting Commissioner Shawn Michaels booked a Women’s Title match pitting champ Sable against Debra, but gave it a “twist” in making it an Evening Gown match...

Today in History: Alpha Female, Gail Kim & Lei’D Tapa vs. ODB, Madison Rayne & Velvet Sky at Joker’s Wild II

May 9th, 2014: At TNA’s One Night Only: Joker’s Wild II Pay-Per-View, six Knockouts took part in a Elimination Tag Team match: Alpha Female, Gail Kim and Lei’D Tapa took on the team of Madison Rayne, ODB and Velvet Sky...

Today in History: Beth Phoenix Makes Her WWE Debut

May 8th, 2006: After watching Mickie James defeat Maria, Trish Stratus couldn’t resist fighting Mickie, despite one arm being in a sling. Mickie soon got the better of Trish...

Today in History: Awesome Kong vs. Velvet Sky in a Stretcher Match

May 7th, 2009: Awesome Kong was on a warpath, seeking revenge against The Beautiful People. She had already decimated Madison Rayne in a Stretcher match, and now it was time for Velvet Sky to have her turn...

Today in History: Jacqueline Wins the Cruiserweight Title

May 6th, 2004: When Cruiserweight Champion Chavo Guerrero put his title on the line in an open challenge, Jacqueline gladly accepted...

Today in History: Velvet Sky & Kurt Angle vs. Angelina Love, Winter & Jeff Jarrett

May 5th, 2011: In the main event of Impact, Velvet Sky found herself in a Handicap match, but she wasn’t with help: Kurt Angle was her partner as they faced off against the zombie-like Angelina Love, Winter and Jeff Jarrett...

Today in History: Paige vs. Tamina Snuka at Extreme Rules 2014

May 4th, 2014: Paige made her first Pay-Per-View defense of the Divas Title – just her second defense overall – at Extreme Rules 2014, facing off with Tamina Snuka...

Today in History: Kane Kidnaps Lita

May 3rd, 2004: In the midst of a Highlight Reel interview with Matt Hardy, Lita appeared on the Titan Tron to tell him that she never loved him and that she had found someone else. In the midst of her confession she broke down...

Today in History: Kharma Begins Her Assault on the Divas Division

May 2nd, 2011: One night after making an explosive debut at Extreme Rules, Kharma made her presence felt again, interrupting a match between Kelly Kelly and Maryse. Kelly knew what was coming...

Today in History: Michelle McCool Says Goodbye and Kharma Says Hello

May 1st, 2011: Layla and Michelle McCool, once thick as thieves, met at 2011?s Extreme Rules in a match that was destined to split them for good: a Loser Leaves Town match. The duo formerly known as Lay-Cool did battle, and the ending was bittersweet...

Today in History: Brie and Nikki Bella Are Fired

April 30th, 2012: The night after Nikki Bella lost the Divas Title to Layla at Extreme Rules, she was given a rematch, of sorts: she and sister Brie were booked in a Triple Threat match with the new champ...