–Tony Schiavone and Bobby Heenan are in the booth and they are live from Huntington Beach, California. Schiavone says that the crowd is the biggest ever to see a WCW event. This passes the eye test but there was no accurate way to verify how many people were there to see the show since WCW did not sell tickets to the event.
–A video package hypes Meng.
–United States Champion Sting is interviewed by Gene Okerlund. Sting says that he has home field advantage and the fans – including his mother and father who are at ringside – will give him the energy to defend the U.S. title.