By Jason Powell
-WWE Raw will be held tonight in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at Chesapeake Energy Arena with the follow up to The Club attacking John Cena last week. Join me for live coverage of Raw beginning with Raw Pre-Show notes as that show streams on WWE Network at 6:30 p.m. CT, and stick around for my actual live review as Raw airs on USA Network at 7:00 p.m. CT.
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-The advertised dark main event for tonight’s Raw is John Cena and Roman Reigns vs. AJ Styles and Seth Rollins
Birthdays and Notables
-Ahmed Johnson (a/k/a Anthony Norris) is 53.
-TNA Champion Drew Galloway is 31.
-ODB (a/k/a Jessica Kresa) is 38.
-Mike Bucci turned 44 on Sunday. He worked as Simon Dean and Nova.
-Gorilla Monsoon (a/k/a Robert “Gino” Marella was born on June 4, 1937. He died at age 62 on October 6, 1999 due to complications of diabetes. His name came up a lot over the weekend in connection with the death of Muhammad Ali, as they had a pro wrestling angle together in 1976.
-Mikey Whipwreck (a/k/a John Watson) turned 43 on Saturday.
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