By Jason Powell
-Prowrestling.net Live returns today at 3CT/4ET at PWAudio.net. Will Pruett and I will be taking your calls during the live audio show.
-WWE Raw will be held tonight in Washington, D.C. at Verizon Center. The show features Sasha Banks vs. Bayley with the winner getting a shot at the Raw Women’s Championship at SummerSlam. Join me for live Raw as the show airs on USA Network at 7:00 p.m. CT.
-We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s WWE Raw in D.C., the Smackdown live event in Columbus, Georgia, and Tuesday’s Smackdown in Richmond, Virginia. If you are going to Raw, Smackdown, or an upcoming live event and want to help us out with reports or live updates, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-The Smackdown crew is in Newark, Delaware at Bob Carpenter Center tonight with the following advertised talent: John Cena, AJ Styles, Randy Orton, Kevin Owens, Jinder Mahal, Shinsuke Nakamura, Charlotte, Baron Corbin, Dolph Ziggler, and Sami Zayn.
-Dot Net Members will be listening to my Raw audio review later tonight. There will not be a Q&A show this week due to the live show this afternoon. Join us on the ad-free version of the Prowrestling.net website and special section of our free iPhone and Android apps by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-There are no dark matches advertised for Raw. The recent dark main events have featured Bray Wyatt vs. Seth Rollins.
Birthdays and Notables
-Torrie Wilson is 42 today.
-Zack Sabre Jr. (Lucas Eatwell) is 30 today.
-Angelo Dawkins (Gary Gordon) is 27 today.
-Al Perez turned 57 on Sunday.
-The late Perro Aguayo Jr. was born on July 23, 1979. He died at age 35 due to cardiac arrest due to a cervical stroke suffered during a match on March 21, 2015.
-Shawn Michaels (Michael Shawn Hickenbottom) turned 52 on Saturday.
-Kenny King (Kenny Layne) turned 36 on Saturday.
-Akira Tozawa turned 32 on Saturday.
-The late Fabulous Moolah (Mary Lillian Ellison) was born on July 22, 1923. She died on November 2, 2007 at age 84.
-The late Hiro Matsuda (Yasuhiro Kojima) was born on July 22, 1937. He died at age 62 on November 27, 1999 following a battle with prostate cancer.
-The late David Von Erich (David Adkisson) was born on July 22, 1958. He died in Japan on February 10, 1984.