By Jason Powell
-We are looking for correspondents for the following WWE events listed below, as well as the NXT events that we listed yesterday. If you are attending a show and want to help, send your report (or basic results) to firstname.lastname@example.org
-WWE is in Hanover, Germany at TUI Arena today with the following advertised matches: Kevin Owens vs. Roman Reigns in a No Holds Barred match for the WWE Universal Championship, Bayley vs. Charlotte for the Raw Women’s Championship, Big Cass and Enzo Amore vs. Rusev and Jinder Mahal, Neville vs. Rich Swann for the NXT Championship, Sami Zayn vs. Braun Strowman, Sasha Banks vs. Nia Jax. Chris Jericho and Big Show are also advertised.
-Evolve 78 is in Joppa, Maryland at MCW Arena tonight with the following top matches: Timothy Thatcher vs. Fred Yehi for the Evolve Championship, Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Keith Lee, Drew Galloway vs. Jeff Cobb, Tracy Williams vs. ACH, and Matt Riddle vs. Anthony Henry. This event and Evolve 79 are available via FloSlam.
-WWE is in Regensburg, Germany at Donau Arena on Saturday. There is a dated lineup that lists Seth Rollins vs. Chris Jericho, but the lineup will likely be similar to the Hanover event.
-WWE is in Moline, Illinois at I Wireless Center on Saturday with the following advertised matches: Bray Wyatt vs. John Cena vs. Baron Corbin vs. AJ Styles for the WWE Championship, Dean Ambrose vs. The Miz for the Intercontinental Title, and Randy Orton vs. Luke Harper.
-Evolve 79 is in Queens, New York at La Boom tonight with the following top matches: Timothy Thatcher vs. Zack Sabre Jr. for the Evolve Championship, Drew Galloway vs. Matt Riddle, Ethan Page vs. Darby Allin, Tracy Williams vs. Keth Lee, ACH vs. Jason Kincaid.
-WWE is in Cedar Rapids, Iowa at U.S. Cellular Center on Sunday. There is a dated lineup on the arena website, but the lineup is likely similar to the Moline event.
-The next Ring of Honor event is March 4 in Manhattan, New York at the Hammerstein Ballroom. The show is headlined by Adam Cole vs. Bobby Fish for the ROH Title. The 15th Anniversary pay-per-view will be held on March 10.
Birthdays and Notables
-Shinsuke Nakamura is 37 (and still hasn’t worked WWE main roster television).
-WWE broadcaster Corey Graves (Matthew Polinsky) is 33.
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