By Jason Powell
-We are looking for correspondents for the following WWE and GFW events listed below and the NXT shows we listed yesterday. If you are attending a show and want to help, send your report (or basic results) to email@example.com
-WWE is in Halifax, Nova Scotia at Halifax Forum tonight with the following advertised talent: Roman Reigns, Bray Wyatt, Seth Rollins, Braun Strowman, Finn Balor, Alexa Bliss, Dean Ambrose, Sheamus, Cesaro.
-Global Force Wrestling is in Long Island, New York at the Sports Arena tonight with the following advertised lineup: James Storm, Moose, and John Hennigan vs. Lashley, Eli Drake, and EC3, Sienna vs. Allie vs. Taya, Eddie Edwards vs. Low Ki vs. Drago, KM vs. Braxton Sutter, LAX vs. Mario Bokara and Fallah Bah, Sonjay Dutt vs. Trevor Lee, Pat Buck and Bryce Donovan vs. Johnny Clash and Max Caster.
-WWE is in Saint John, New Brunswick at Harbour Station on Saturday with the Raw crew.
-WWE is in Montreal, Quebec at Bell Centre on Saturday with the following advertised talent: AJ Styles, Kevin Owens, Shinsuke Nakamura, Rusev, Sami Zayn, Jinder Mahal, Charlotte, Carmella, and Baron Corbin.
-GFW is in Staten Island, New York at the Staten Island Yankees Stadium with the following advertised matches: James Storm, Eddie Edwards, and John Hennigan vs. Lashley, Low Ki, and EC3, Sienna vs. Allie vs. Taya, Eddie Edwards vs. Low Ki vs. Drago, KM vs. Braxton Sutter vs. Fallah Bah, LAX vs. Sonjay Dutt and Drago, Mario Bokara vs. Trevor Lee, and Pat Buck, Dan Maff, and Anthony Bowens vs. The Heavenly Bodies.
-WWE is in Ottawa, Ontario at Canadian Tire Centre on Sunday with the following advertised matches: Jinder Mahal vs. AJ Styles for the WWE Championship, Sami Zayn vs. Kevin Owens. The advertising is a bit dated, as Styles is still listed as U.S. Champion, so the lineup may change.
-WWE is in London, Ontario at Budweiser Gardens on Sunday with the following advertised matches: Roman Reigns vs. Bray Wyatt, and Seth Rollins vs. Braun Strowman.
-The next Ring of Honor events are the War of the Worlds UK tour with stops in London, Liverpool, and Edinburgh on August 18-20. The Liverpool event will be available as an online pay-per-view via the FITE TV app.
-The next Evolve events are August 11 in Joppa, Maryland, and August 12 in Corona, New York.
Birthdays and Notables
-Dean Malenko (Dean Simon) is 57.
-Kensuke Sasaki is 51.
-Frankie Kazarian (Frank Gerdelman) is 40.
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