By Jason Powell
-I hope you all have a great New Year’s Eve, and here’s a premature Happy New Year! This will be the final Dot Net Daily of the year, and this feature will return on Monday. Thank you all very much for another great year at Prowrestling.net.
-Tonight’s WWE Smackdown television show is headlined by Roman Reigns and Dean Ambrose vs. Sheamus and Kevin Owens. This will be the final edition of WWE Smackdown on Syfy, as the show moves to USA Network next week and will include the debut of Mauro Ranallo as the new play-by-play announcer. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage as the show airs tonight on Syfy at 7:00 p.m. CT.
–We are looking for correspondents for the Corpus Christi and Hidalgo, Texas events listed below. If you are going to either show or the upcoming TNA Impact Wrestling television tapings and want to help, email me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-WWE is in Corpus Christi, Texas at American Bank Center on Sunday with the following advertised matches: Dean Ambrose vs. Kevin Owens for the Intercontinental Title, Kane vs. Bray Wyatt, and New Day vs. The Uso Brothers vs. Luke Harper and Erick Rowan for the WWE Tag Team Championship. Neville vs. King Barrett is also advertised, but don’t get your hopes up unless Barrett has been medically cleared since Monday.
-WWE is in Hidalgo, Texas at State Farm Arena on Sunday with the following advertised talent: Roman Reigns, Sheamus, Alberto Del Rio, Dolph Ziggler, Jack Swagger, Tyler Breeze, Charlotte, and Paige.
-There are no NXT events listed until the January 7 television taping at Full Sail University.
-Matt Cross is 35 today. He was born on December 31, 1980. He appeared on the WWE Tough Enough season hosted by Steve Austin, and has gone on to work as Son of Havoc in Lucha Underground.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell and guest Jim Ross on his role in AEW, Tony Khan as a leader, whether Ross knew Shawn Spears was going to hit Cody with a chair shot to the head, working with Excalibur and Alex Marvez, his new book and speaking engagement deal, and much more... Search "Pro Wrestling Boom" in Apple Podcasts or any podcast app to subscribe.