By Jason Powell
-Impact Wrestling features Decay vs. LAX vs. Reno Scum vs. Laredo Kid and Garza Jr. in a four-way for the vacant Impact Wrestling Tag Titles. Join me for live coverage of Impact as the show airs tonight at 7CT/8ET. John Moore’s Impact Wrestling Hit List will be available on Friday.
-Dot Net Members will be listening to the new Dot Net Weekly audio show with John Canton of The John Report and I discussing all things WrestleMania weekend. Join us on the ad-free version of the site and access and our entire audio history by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-We are looking for correspondents for the WrestleMania weekend events listed below. If you are going to one of these events or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in a report, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-WrestleMania Axxess opens tonight with a 6-10 ET session at the Orange County Convention Center. Randy Orton will be taking part in a VIP autograph session, plus there will be matches held throughout the weekend.
-Evolve 80 will be held in Fenn Park, Florida at Orlando Live Events with the following top matches: Zack Sabre Jr. vs. ACH for the Evolve Championship, Tracy Williams and Fred Yehi vs. Michael Elgin and Donovan Dijak, Drew Galloway vs. Matt Riddle, and Ricochet vs. Keith Lee. The show is available via FloSlam.TV.
-The WaleMania III event will be held tonight at Tier Nightclub in Orlando. The event features Wale, Court Bauer, MSL, Ricochet, Will Ospreay, Tama Tonga, Tonga Loa, Jim Ross, MVP, Dave Meltzer, Alex Greenfield, Marty DeRosa, Conrad Thompson, Eric Bischoff, and many more. For more information, visit MLW.com.
-The WrestleCon launch party begins today at 4 p.m. ET at the Hyatt Regency in Orlando. The event features Matt Striker hosting a Q&A event with Sting, Ric Flair, and Jim Ross.
-Full Throttle Pro Wrestling is in Orlando at Gilt Nightclub at 5:30 ET with a show featuring EC3, Matt Sydal, Moose, Shannon Moore, and Brian Cage. For more details, visit Facebook.com.
-Wrestle Pro is holding a live show at WrestleCon at 8:30 ET. The top matches include Cody Rhodes vs. Brian Cage, Brandi Rhodes vs. Joey Ryan, and Fallah vs. Jeff Cobb.
-Joey Janela’s Spring Break will be held late tonight at 11:59 p.m. ET at Orlando Live Events with the following top matches: Matt Riddle vs. Dan Severn, Eddie Kingston vs. Matt Tremont, Braxton Sutter and Allie vs. Any Williams and Penelope Ford, Keith Lee vs. Lio Rush, and Joey Janela vs. Marty Jannetty. The show is available via FloSlam.TV.
Birthdays and Notables
-Ron Garvin (Roger Barnes) is 72.
-Mike “IRS” Rotunda is 59.
-Zach Gowen is 34.
-Trent Barreta (Greg Marasciulo) is 30.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell and guest Mister Saint Laurent, who offers passionate words about what MLW delivers that pro wrestling has been missing, addresses criticism of MLW's contracts, straying from the path that his family paved for him, discusses the MLW Saturday Night SuperFight pay-per-view event that will be held on November 2 in Chicago, and more (62:44)...