By Jason Powell
-We are looking for correspondents for the following WWE and NXT events listed below. If you are attending a show and want to help, send your report (or basic results) to firstname.lastname@example.org
-NXT is at the Download Festival in Derby, England at Donington Park today, Saturday, and Sunday.
-WWE is in Sunrise, Florida at BB&T Center tonight with the following advertised matches: Jinder Mahal vs. Randy Orton for the WWE Championship, Kevin Owens vs. AJ Styles vs. Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Dolph Ziggler in a four-way for the U.S. Championship match, The Usos vs. New Day vs. The Colons for the Smackdown Tag Titles.
-WWE is in Jackson, Mississippi at Mississippi State Fair Coliseum on tonight with the Raw crew.
-WWE is in Alexandria, Louisiana at Rapides Coliseum on Saturday with the Raw crew.
-WWE is in Panama City, Panama at Coliseo Roberto Duran on Saturday with the Smackdown crew.
-WWE is in Beaumont, Texas at Ford Arena on Sunday with the Raw crew.
-WWE is in San Jose, Costa Rica at Anfiteatro Coca-Cola en Parque Viva on Sunday with the Smackdown crew.
-The next Impact Wrestling tapings will be held on July 2 for Slammiversary through July 6 in Orlando, Florida at Universal Studios.
-The next Ring of Honor events are June 23 in Lowell, Massachusetts at the Lowell Memorial Auditorium for the Best in the World pay-per-view. The same venue will host the television tapings the following night.
-The next Evolve shows are June 24 in Melrose, Massachusetts at Melrose Memorial Hall, and on June 25 in Queens, New York at La Boom.
Birthdays and Notables
-Dan Severn is 59.
-The late Ed “The Sheik” Farhat was born on June 9, 1924. He died of heart failure on January 18, 2003 at age 78.
-The late Dutch Savage (Frank Stewart) was born on June 9, 1935. He died on August 3, 2013 at age 78.
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