By Jason Powell
-NXT is taping television in Winter Park, Florida at Full Sail University. If you attend the taping, you are encouraged to send a report or even the basic results to email@example.com
-NXT TV features the return of Johnny Gargano with his first appearance since NXT Takeover: Chicago. Join Zack Zimmerman for live coverage as the show streams on WWE Network at 7:00 p.m. CT.
-Ring of Honor TV on Comet TV features War Machine vs. The Motor City Machine Guns. My full review will be available later today, and Haydn Gleed will be on Thursday morning with his members’ exclusive audio review.
-Lucha Underground features the beginning of the second round of the Cueto Cup tournament. The show airs on El Rey Network at 7CT/8ET. John Moore’s full review will be available on Thursday morning.
-Jim Ross’s “Ross Report” podcast guests are Lita and Madusa.
-Steve Austin’s latest family friendly edition features Marty Scurll. The Unleashed show had Don Callis discussing NJPW.
-Chris Jericho’s “Talk Is Jericho” podcast has Ross Hart discussing the story of Stampede Wrestling The previous show had an interview with singer Corey Taylor.
-You can find the Ross, Jericho, and Austin podcasts at Podcastone.com.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast guest is Matt Cross. Listen to the podcast at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle With Bruce Prichard” podcast focusses on the WWE Canadian Stampede pay-per-view from 1997. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com.
Birthdays and Notables
-WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar is 40.
-Gregory Shane Helms is 43.
-Sami Zayn (Rami Sebei[) is 33.
-El Generico is 33 (yes, I know).
-The late Geeto Mongol (Newton Tattrie) was born on July 12, 1931. He died at age 82 on July 19, 2003.
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