Event Title

WCW Monday Nitro Episode 288


Night of Champions


March 26, 2001


Boardwalk Beach Resort in Panama City Beach, Florida, United States of America, North America


  1. WCW United States Heavyweight Champion Booker T beat via pinfall to win the WCW World Heavyweight Championship
  2. Billy Kidman & Rey Mysterio Jr. beat 3 Count (Shannon Moore & Evan Karagias) and Kaz Hayashi & Jimmy Yang via pinfall in a Triple Threat Match when Mysterio pinned Moore (0:03:38)
    Stipulations: The winners of this match will face the WCW Cruiserweight Champions later in the show
  3. WCW Cruiserweight Champion Shane Helms beat Chavo Guerrero Jr. via pinfall (0:04:39)
  4. WCW World Tag Team Champions Chuck Palumbo & Sean O'Haire beat Team Canada (Lance Storm & Mike Awesome) via pinfall when O'Haire pinned Awesome (0:03:21)
  5. Shawn Stasiak (w/ Stacy Keibler) beat Bam Bam Bigelow via pinfall (0:01:23)
    Stipulations: If Bigelow wins this match, he will get to tattoo Stasiak
  6. Billy Kidman & Rey Mysterio Jr. beat WCW Cruiserweight Tag Team Champions Elix Skipper & Kid Romeo via pinfall when Kidman pinned Skipper to win the WCW Cruiserweight Tag Team Championship (0:04:43)
  7. Sting beat Ric Flair via submission (0:07:17)