By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Smackdown Live is in Bakersfield, California at Rabobank Arena. WWE is advertising Dolph Ziggler vs. Baron Corbin with the winner earning a spot in the four-way WWE Championship match at the WWE Fastlane event. Join Jake Barnett for live coverage as the show airs on USA Network at 7CT/8ET, and I will be by later tonight with my audio review and again on Wednesday with my WWE Smackdown Hit List.
-We are looking for reports from tonight’s Smackdown Live in Bakersfield. If you are going to these or any another upcoming shows and want to help by sending in reports or basic results, contact me at email@example.com
-The WWE Mixed Match Challenge features Elias and Bayley vs. Rusev and Lana. The show airs at 9CT/10ET on Facebook Watch.
-WWE’s 205 Live airs tonight at 9:20 CT/10:20 ET on WWE Network after the Mixed Match Challenge. The show will feature two more WWE Cruiserweight Championship tournament matches. John Moore’s review will be available on Wednesday morning.
-There advertised dark main events for tonight’s Smackdown are AJ Styles vs. Kevin Owens vs. Sami Zayn in a Triple Threat match for the WWE Championship, Charlotte, Naomi, and Becky Lynch vs. Natalya, Carmella, and Lana.
Birthdays and Notables
-Angelo Mosca is 81.
-Akio Sato is 65.
-Baby Doll (Nickla Roberts) is 56.
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