1908 - Frank Gotch defeats Georg Hackenschmidt in Chicago, Illinois to win the World Heavyweight Title, ending Hackenschmidt's near-three-year-long reign. Gotch's American Heavyweight Title, which he had won on December 17, 1906 from Fred Beell, was vacated. Gotch held the title until retiring in August 1912.
2006 - WWE held its post-WrestleMania 22 RAW live from the same arena, Allstate Arena in Rosemont, Illinois. Heat was also taped before RAW. RAW got a 4.1 rating on USA Network. The results were: - In a dark match, The Highlanders (Robbie and Rory McAllister) defeated La Résistance (Robért Conway and René Duprée), when Duprée was pinned with an inside cradle. Heat: - Goldust and Snitsky defeated Colt Cabana and Brad James, when Snitsky pinned Cabana after a double-team wheelbarrow suplex. - Lance Cade pinned Viscera with his feet on the ropes. - Matt Striker pinned Chandler McClure. - Trevor Murdoch pinned Eugene after a DDT. RAW: - The Spirit Squad (Kenny and Mikey (with Johnny, Mitch and Nicky)) defeated World Tag Team Champions The Big Show and Kane to win the title, when Kenny pinned Show after a legdrop off the top, after all five members of the Spirit Squad hit the High Spirits on Show. - Chris Masters defeated Eric Priest by submission with the Masterlock. After the match, Carlito came out, spat apple in Priest's face and raised Masters' hand, but then gave Masters a back-cracker and spat apple in Masters' face. - WWE Women's Champion Mickie James and Candice Michelle defeated Trish Stratus and Torrie Wilson, when Mickie pinned Torrie after the Chick Kick. Mickie was dressed like Trish Stratus for the match. - WWE Intercontinental Champion Shelton Benjamin pinned Chavo Guerrero after an Exploder suplex to retain the title. Before the match Chavo dedicated the match to Eddie Guerrero, since he didn't get a title match at WrestleMania. After the match, in a segment which aired on WWE.com Unlimited, Todd Grisham interviewed Chavo and asked him about his loss, in which Chavo simply said he let everyone down, including Eddie, and said that he quit. - Edge (with Lita) and Triple H defeated WWE Champion John Cena in a handicap match, when Triple H got the pin after the Pedigree as Cena was going for the Five-Knuckle Shuffle on Edge.