By Jason Powell
-WWE Smackdown Live is in Sioux Falls, South Dakota at Denny Sanford Premier Center tonight. WWE is advertising Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Randy Orton in a No. 1 contender match, and Natalya vs. Carmella 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 Sioux Falls. 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. John Moore’s review will be available on Wednesday morning.
-There are no dark main events advertised for tonight’s Smackdown event. Last week’s advertised dark main events were Randy Orton and AJ Styles vs. Jinder Mahal and Kevin Owens, and Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Baron Corbin.
Birthdays and Notables
-Shane Sewell is 45.
-Derick Neikirk is 43.
-Sin Cara/Hunico (Jorge Arias) is 40.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell and guest Court Bauer, who discusses MLW Saturday Night SuperFight, his mindset just days before the company's first pay-per-view, the $19.99 price point, future PPV possibilities, the free pre-show, former WWE and Lucha Underground creative force Chris DeJoseph joining the MLW staff, and more...