By Jason Powell
-WWE Smackdown Live is in Richmond, Virginia at The Coliseum for the first show coming out of Sunday’s WWE Battleground. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage as the show airs on USA Network at 7CT/8ET, and I will be by on Wednesday with my WWE Smackdown Hit List.
-We are looking for correspondents for tonight’s Smackdown Live in Richmond. If you are going to Smackdown or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in reports, contact me at email@example.com
-Dot Net Members will hear my Smackdown audio review later tonight. Join us on the ad-free version of the Prowrestling.net website and mobile website by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-WWE’s 205 Live airs tonight on WWE Network at 9CT/10ET. We will not have live coverage. Rather, John Moore will have his review up on delay either later tonight or on Wednesday morning.
-The dark main events advertised for tonight’s Smackdown event are John Cena, Randy Orton, and AJ Styles vs. Jinder Mahal, Kevin Owens, and Dolph Ziggler, and Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Baron Corbin.
Birthdays and Notables
-Finn Balor (Fergal Devitt) is 36.
-Kenzo Suzuki is 43.
-El Zorro (Jesús Cristóbal Martínez Rodriguez) is 42.