WCW Monday Nitro (1995–2001)

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The toughest wrestlers in the world, get together with the hottest babes in professional wrestling to bring you two hours of exciting WCW Monday night action. High flying moves, chair shots... See full summary »

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Tony Schiavone ...
 Himself / ... (282 episodes, 1995-2001)
Scott Bigelow ...
 Bam Bam Bigelow (120 episodes, 1998-2001)
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The toughest wrestlers in the world, get together with the hottest babes in professional wrestling to bring you two hours of exciting WCW Monday night action. High flying moves, chair shots, cat fights - WCW Nitro has it all. Written by Hollywood.

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The night Mick Foley won the WWF title on WWF Raw (1993), the announcers, insultingly, mentioned it wouldn't put butts in the seats, and then nearly 500,000 viewers changed channels to watch "Raw". See more »

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Tony Schiavone: You kind of ran to the back there, when Sting came out.
Eric Bischoff: Diet drink. You oughta give it a try.
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Nitro By Name, Nitro By Nature
26 June 2002 | by (England) – See all my reviews

WCW Monday Nitro made it's debut in September 1995 and ran until March 2001-that's almost six years of top notch action. Along with the WWF's Monday Night Raw, Nitro was a brilliant programme.

Along the way we had the big guns such as Hulk Hogan, Sting and Ric Flair but the great thing about Nitro was the way it highlighted some of the undercard wrestlers such as Billy Kidman and Rey Mysterio Jr.

Nitro was a very unpredictable programme for a long while. In one edition Lex Luger made a surprise return to WCW after wrestling in the WWF 24 hours earlier. You never knew what would happen on Nitro-anybody could show up, friendships could be broken up and throughout the series there were some wild brawls.

I strongly recommend tracking down old WCW Nitro tapes particularly from the 1996-1998 era.


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