By Jason Powell
-We are looking for correspondents for the following WWE and Evolve events as well as the NXT events we listed in Thursday’s Dot Net Daily. If you are attending a show and want to help, send your report (or basic results) to email@example.com
-WWE is in Abu Dhabi at Zayed Sports City Tennis Stadium tonight with the second of back to back shows in the venue. The advertised main event is Roman Reigns vs. Triple H.
-WWE is in New Delhi, India at the Indira Gandhi Indoor Soccer Stadium on Saturday. The event is headlined by Triple H vs. Jinder Mahal, The Shield vs. Sheamus, Cesaro, and Samoa Joe, Braun Strowman vs. Kane, Finn Balor vs. Bray Wyatt, Alexa Bliss vs. Sasha Banks, Jason Jordan vs. Elias, Enzo Amore vs. Kalisto, Apollo Crews and Titus O’Neil vs. Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson, Jeet Rama and Kishan Rafter vs. The Miztourage.
-WWE is in Pikeville, Kentucky at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center on Saturday with the following advertised matches: AJ Styles vs. Baron Corbin in a champion vs. champion match, Randy Orton vs. Rusev, Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Sami Zayn, The Usos vs. Shelton Benjamin and Chad Gable for the Smackdown Tag Titles, Bobby Roode vs. Dolph Ziggler, Naomi and Charlotte vs. Natalya, Tamina, and Lana.
-WWE is in Louisville, Kentucky at the KFC Yum Center on Sunday with the following advertised matches: AJ Styles vs. Baron Corbin in a champion vs. champion match, Randy Orton vs. Rusev, Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Sami Zayn, The Usos vs. Shelton Benjamin and Chad Gable for the Smackdown Tag Titles, Bobby Roode vs. Dolph Ziggler, Naomi and Charlotte vs. Natalya, Tamina, and Lana.
-Evolve 96 is in Corona, New York at Elmcor Youth and Adult Activities on Saturday with Keith Lee vs. Walter for the WWN Championship, Jaka and Tracy Williams vs. James Drake and Anthony Henry, Matt Riddle vs. Fred Yehi, Zack Sabre Jr. vs. DJZ, Darby Allin vs. Austin Theory, Jason Kincaid vs. AR Fox. The show will be available via the FITE TV app. Plus, William Regal will be in attendance for pictures and autographs.
-Evolve 97 is in Melrose, Massachusetts at Melrose Memorial Hall on Sunday with the following matches: Zack Sabre. Jr. vs. Jaka for the Evolve Championship, Matt Riddle vs. Walter, Keith Lee vs. Tracy Williams vs. Darby Allin with the winner allowed to book himself in any match, Fred Yehi vs. Austin Theory for the FIP Championship, AR Fox vs. DJZ, Jason Kincaid vs. Jarek 1:20. The show will be available via the FITE TV app.
-The next Ring of Honor events will be the Final Battle pay-per-view on December 15 in New York, New York at the Hammerstein Ballroom, and the television taping the following night in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at 2300 Arena.
-Impact Wrestling has not officially announced when their next television tapings will take place, but they will reportedly return to Orlando in January.
Birthdays and Notables
-Slick (Kenneth Johnson) is 61.
-Toshiaki Kawada is 54.
-Chigusa Nagayo is 53.
-Tyler Mane (Daryl Karolat) is 51.
-Michael Cole (Michael Coulthard) is 49.
-Jerelle Clark is 42.
-Jimmy Rave is 35.
-Enzo Amore (Eric Arndt) is 31.
The new edition of the Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features guest Eli Drake talking about signing with the NWA, his departure from Impact Wrestling, rejecting an intergender match with Tessa Blanchard, his WWE developmental run, and much more...