By Jason Powell
-NXT Takeover: Orlando takes place tonight in Orlando, Florida at Amway Center. The show is headlined by Bobby Roode vs. Shinsuke Nakamura for the NXT Championship. Join me for live coverage of the show as it streams live on WWE Network at 7CT/8ET.
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-Ring of Honor Supercard of Honor takes place tonight in Lakeland, Florida at the Lakeland Center. The show features Jeff Hardy and Matt Hardy vs. The Young Bucks in a ladder match for the ROH Tag Titles. The event is available on iPPV via FITE TV for $29.99. For more details, visit ROHwrestling.com or Fite.TV.
-WrestleMania Axxess runs all day at the Orange County Convention Center. VIP Premium signings feature Roman Reigns at 10 a.m. ET, AJ Styles at 1 ET, and Dean Ambrose at 3 ET, the VIP sessions include Nikki Bella at 10 ET, Chris Jericho at 1 ET, Bray Wyatt at 6 ET, and Bayley at 8 ET. There are three different sessions for general admission autograph signings. For a talent rundown, visit WWE.com.
-Jim Ross’s one-man show is today with guests Tony Schiavone and Paul O’Brien at 2:30 p.m. ET at Plaza Live Orlando. Ross will be back at the same venue with a 2:30 ET start time on Sunday with guests Bruce Prichard and Jim Cornette.
-Shimmer runs today at noon ET in Orlando at the Orlando Events Center with the following top matches: Mercedes Martinez vs. Candice LeRae for the Shimmer Championship, Vanessa Kraven and Tessa Blanchard vs. Mia Yim and Kay Lee Ray for the Shimmer Tag Titles, and Santana Garrett vs. Shayna Baszler.
-Wrestling Revolver’s show will be held at 12 p.m. ET at Wyndham Orlando Resort with a show headlined by Ricochet vs. Shane Strickland.
-The WrestleCon Women’s SuperShow takes place at 4ET at Wyndham Orlando Resort with the following top matches: Su Yung vs. Taya Valkyrie, Taeler Hendrix and Chelsea Green vs. Santana and Gabi Castrovinci, Kennadi Brink vs. Jazz, Jessicka Havok vs. Kellyanne.
-Chikara “Bad Wolf” runs at the Orlando Events Center at 4 ET.
-The WWN SuperShow will be held in Orlando at the Orlando Events Center at 8 ET with the following top matches: Drew Galloway vs. Fred Yehi vs. Jon Davis vs. Matt Riddle vs. Parrow vs. Tracy Williams in an elimination match to become the first WWN Champion, Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Mark Haskins for the Evolve Championship, Progress Champion Pete Dunne vs. ACH, Ethan Page vs. Jimmy Havoc.
-Chikara is in Orlando at Orlando Live Events Center at 8 p.m. ET.
-Combat Zone’s “Best of the Best” event takes place in Orlando at the Wyndham Resort at 8:30 tonight.
-Bruce Prichard and Conrad Thompson are holding a live “Something to Wrestle With” event tonight with doors opening at 11:30 p.m. in Orlando at Backbooth.
-Beyond Wrestling is running at 11:55 p.m. at the Orlando Events Center with a show headlined by Matthew Riddle vs. Donovan Dijak.
Birthdays and Notables
-Randy Orton is 37.
-Jesse Sorensen is 28.
-Stanislaus Zbyszko (Jan Stanisław Cyganiewicz) was born on April 1, 1879. He died on September 23, 1967.