-The third week of the WWE Cruiserweight Classic airs tonight on WWE Network at 8CT/9ET following the weekly NXT television show. Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Tyson Dux is among the matches. Zack Zimmerman has the night off again this week, so I will be covering the show as it airs on WWE Network. However, Zack will be back on Thursday with his audio review.
-NXT TV features Samoa Joe revealing whether he will accept the challenge of Shinsuke Nakamura for an NXT Title match. Again, Zack has the night off, so join me for live coverage as the show streams on WWE Network at 7:00 p.m. CT.
-Ring of Honor TV on Comet TV is headlined by Jay Lethal vs. Kyle O’Reilly for the ROH Title in the main event, plus new talent are spotlighted. ROH airs tonight on Comet TV at 11:00 p.m. CT.
-Jim Ross’s latest “Ross Report” podcast guest is Bruce Mitchell, the senior columnist at PWTorch.com, and a man I conquered in bowling last week.
-Steve Austin’s new family friendly show features Gabriel Iglesias. The Unleashed show has awesome comedian and podcast host Bill Burr in what is a must listen show for me.
-The latest “Talk Is Jericho” podcast hosted by Chris Jericho has Bayley. Jericho’s previous show had Cosplay with Tanya Tate.
-You can find the Ross, Jericho, and Austin podcasts at Podcastone.com.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast guest is Luther Ward. Listen to the podcast at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
-The Taz Show is a daily show with a video feed option that is live from 7-9 a.m. ET. You can view or listen to the shows at Play.it.
Birthdays and Notables
-Paul “Triple H” Levesque is 47 today.
-Dolph Ziggler (a/k/a Nick Nemeth) is 36 today.
-Shannon Moore is 37 today.
-Rhonda Sing died on July 27, 2001 of a heart attack at age 40.
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