Columnist Chris Toplack, takes an in-depth look back at one of the greatest character changes of all-time…
The fallout from Starrcade continues on the debut episode of Thunder, where Sting is stripped of the world title and speaks for the first time in over a year
After almost a year and a half of waiting, fans gather at Starrcade 1997 to witness the title match showdown between Hollywood Hulk Hogan and WCW’s silent avenger
The Manager of the Horsemen and the World Champion discuss their superiority over the recent defectors of their faction, and The Nature Boy tells Sting that he’s not in his league.
At Starrcade 1990, the mystery of the Black Scorpion is revealed when the character arrives in a spaceship to face Sting, only to be unmasked as Ric Flair
At WCW Halloween Havoc, Sting and Ric Flair team up to face Terry Funk and the Great Muta in the Thunderdome Steel Cage match, and the action gets hot!
One of professional wrestling’s most storied careers comes to an end due to an unfortunate injury at Night of Champions
The mysterious man from The Stinger’s past continues to play his mind games at WCW Clash of the Champions XII
Eric Bischoff and WCW unveil their new prime time flagship show, and pro wrestling moves into the era of the Monday Night War
Muta defeats Sting in a no disqualification match for the belt, as he continues to develop himself as one of the sport’s premier young stars.
The Shockmaster makes his legendary – and infamous – debut at WCW Clash of the Champions XXIV, falling through a wall and losing his helmet
1988 – Sting talks with Jim Ross, saying he’s tired of The Horsemen’s tactics, and Nikita Koloff says he’ll be there to have his tag team partner’s back
WWE is hinting at a dream match between The Undertaker and Sting, which seems impossible but is actually FAR from it
In one of the biggest moments of all time, Hulk Hogan turns his back on WCW at Bash at the Beach, and reinvents himself as the leader of the New World Order
Sting & Lex Luger defeat Tully Blanchard & Arn Anderson to win the third – and final – Jim Crockett Sr. Memorial Cup tag team tournament