Event Title

King of the Ring '96 Taping

Date

June 23, 1996

Venue

MECCA Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States of America, North America drawing 8,762
  1. The BodyDonnas (Skip & Zip) (w/ Kloudi) beat The New Rockers (Marty Jannetty & Leif Cassidy) via pinfall when Skip pinned Cassidy (0:08:06)
  2. Hunter Hearst Helmsley beat Aldo Montoya (0:03:00)
  3. Steve Austin beat Marc Mero (w/ Sable) via pinfall (0:16:49)
    Stipulations: The winner of this match would advance to the Finals of the 1996 King of the Ring Tournament
  4. Jake Roberts beat Vader (w/ Jim Cornette) via disqualification (0:03:34)
    Stipulations: The winner of this match would advance to the Finals of the 1996 King of the Ring Tournament
  5. WWF World Tag Team Champions The Smoking Gunns (Billy & Bart Gunn) (w/ Sunny) beat The Godwinns (Henry O. & Phineas I. Godwinn) (w/ Hillbilly Jim) via pinfall when Billy pinned Phineas (0:10:10)
  6. The Ultimate Warrior beat Jerry Lawler via pinfall (0:03:50)
  7. Mankind beat The Undertaker (w/ Paul Bearer) via pinfall (0:18:21)
  8. Ahmed Johnson beat WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Champion Goldust (w/ Marlena) via pinfall to win the WWF Intercontinental Heavyweight Championship (0:15:34)
  9. Steve Austin beat Jake Roberts via pinfall (0:04:28)
    Stipulations: The winner of this match would be crowned the 1996 King of the Ring
  10. WWF World Heavyweight Champion Shawn Michaels (w/ Jose Lothario) beat The British Bulldog (w/ Jim Cornette & Diana Hart Smith) via pinfall (0:26:25)
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