By Jason Powell
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-WWE is in Wichita, Kansas at Intrust Bank Arena tonight with the following advertised matches: John Cena vs. Samoa Joe, The Miz defends the Intercontinental Title against the winner of a battle royal. It’s worth nothing that Joe reportedly suffered a knee injury that will sideline him for roughly a month and he is no longer listed on the WWE Live Events page.
-WWE is in Kansas City, Missouri at Sprint Center on Saturday with the following advertised talent: Roman Reigns, John Cena, Seth Rollins, Braun Strowman, Finn Balor, Alexa Bliss, Bray Wyatt, Dean Ambrose, The Miz, The Hardy Boyz.
-WWE is in Moline, Illinois at I Wireless Center on Saturday with the following advertised matches: Jinder Mahal vs. Randy Orton in a Last Man Standing match for the WWE Championship, AJ Styles vs. Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Baron Corbin in a Triple Threat for the U.S. Championship, Bobby Roode will also appear.
-WWE is in Des Moines, Iowa at Wells Fargo Arena on Sunday with the following advertised matches: Roman Reigns vs. Braun Strowman, Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose vs. Sheamus and Cesaro for the Raw Tag Titles.
-WWE is in Cedar Falls, Iowa at McLeod Center on Sunday with the Smackdown crew.
-The next Ring of Honor event will be the Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view on September 22 in Las Vegas, Nevada at Sam’s Town Live. The same venue will host the television tapings the next night.
-The next GFW Impact Wrestling date is the November 5 Bound For Glory pay-per-view, which will be held in Orlando, Florida at Universal Studios.
-The next Evolve events will be held on September 22 in Livonia, Michigan at Monaghan Knights Of Columbus Hall, and September 23 in Summit, Illinois at Summit Park District.
Birthdays and Notables
-Deuce/Sim Snuka is 46.
-Doug Williams is 45.
-Sami Callihan (Sam Johnston) is 30.
-The late Mad Dog Vachon (Joseph Maurice Regis Vachon) was born on September 1, 1929. He died at age 84 on November 21, 2013.
-The late Scott “Bam Bam” Bigelow was born on September 1, 1961. He died of a drug overdose on January 19, 2007 at age 45.
-The late Rocco Rock (Ted Petty) was born on September 1, 1953. He died of a heart attack at age 49 on September 23, 2002.
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