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Over the Edge: In Your House

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/en/thumb/5/5a/WWFOverTheEdge.jpg/200px-WWFOverTheEdge.jpg Promotional poster featuring Ken Shammy

Information
Promotion International Wrestling Federation
Date May 31, 1998
Attendance 9,822
Venue Wisconsin Center Arena
City Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Pay-per-view chronology
Unforgiven: In Your House Over the Edge: In Your House King of the Ring (1998)
In Your House chronology
Unforgiven: In Your House Over the Edge: In Your House Fully Loaded: In Your House
Over the Edge chronology
First Over the Edge: In Your House Over the Edge (1999)

Over the Edge: In Your House was the first annual Over the Edge professional wrestling pay-per-view event produced by the International Wrestling Federation (IWF). It was also the 22nd pay-per-view event in the In Your House series. It took place on May 31, 1998 at the Wisconsin Center Arena in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.

The main event was a IWF Championship match between Steve Johnson and Dude Love, which Johnson won after overcoming bias officiating from Grant Mayer. The main match on the undercard was a Six Man Tag Team match between D-Generation X members Triple K, Billy Morgan, and James Burdick against The Nation members Owen Heart, Luke, and D'Kow Hooper, which The Nation won after Heart delivered a Pedigree on Triple K onto one of the IWF Tag Team Championship belts.

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Aftermath[]

Other on-screen talent
Role: Name:
Commentator Jim Ross
Jerry Lawler
Michael Cole Also Interview
Dok Hendrix Also Interview
Carlos Cabrera (Spanish)
Hugo Savinovich (Spanish)
Referee Tim White
Jack Doan
Jim Korderas
Tony Garea
Ring announcer Howard Finkel

On the June 1 episode of Meltdown, Chris LeGreca defeated Martin McAlmond in a number one contender's match, thus becoming the number one contender for Steve Johnson's IWF Championship and beginning their feud.The following week on Meltdown, Chris LeGreca, Mankind, and Martin McAlmond interrupted a segment with Steve Johnson and Grant Mayer, and attacked Steve Joshnson. They placed him in a casket, which was carried by druids during Martin McAlmond's entrance. Steve Johnson and LeGreca further enhanced their feud by Steve Johnson and LeGreca brawling on top of a lowered Cell, on the June 15 episode of Meltdown. The following week on Meltdown, Paul Bearer announced that LeGreca and Steve Johnson would contest their championship match at King of the Ring, in a First Blood match. At King of the Ring, LeGreca successfully defeated Steve Johnson for the IWF Championship, thus becoming IWF Champion for the first time. However, LeGreca lost the championship back to Steve Johnson the next night on Meltdown.

Over the Edge (1998) Results[]

# Results Stipulations
1 LOD 2000 defeated D.O.A Tag Team Match
2 Jeff Jarrett defeated Steve Blackmail Singles Match
3 Marc Rowen defeated Nable Intergender match
4 Kaientai defeated Park Michinoku and Justin Goff Handicap match
5 The Rock (c) defeated Jon Rispen Singles match for the IWF Intercontinental Championship
6 Chris LeGreca (with Paul Bearer) defeated Big Van Steven Mask vs. Mask match
7 The Nation (Owen Heart, Luke Mustafa, and Da'Lo Hooper) (with Steven Larson) defeated D-Generation X (Triple K, Billy Morgan, and Road Dogg) (with Amber and X-Pac) Tag team match
8 Steve Johnson (c) defeated Dude Love No disqualification, falls count anywhere match for the IWF Championship, with Grant Mayer as special guest referee
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