By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Raw will be taped today in London, England at The O2 London. WWE has announced Seth Rollins for Kevin Owens for the Intercontinental Championship and the show is expected to feature additional Money in the Bank qualifying matches. Join me for live coverage as Raw airs on USA Network tonight at 7CT/8ET. I will not run any spoilers in my live review until they air on television.
-We are looking for reports for today’s WWE Raw taping that will be held in London, the Smackdown live event in Budapest, Hungary, Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown Live television event in London, and all of the WWE European tour events. If you are going to Raw, Smackdown, or an upcoming live event and want to help us out with off-air match result details, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-The WWE Smackdown crew is in Budapest, Hungary at Laszlo Papp Budapest Sports Arena tonight. The Smackdown shows in Europe have been headlined by AJ Styles, Luke Gallows, and Karl Anderson vs. Shinsuke Nakamura, Sheamus, and Cesaro in six-man tag matches.
Birthdays and Notables
-Robert Fuller (Robert Welch) is 67 today. He is working as Col. Rob Parker in MLW.
-Vader (Leon White) is 63 today.
–Zack Ryder (a/k/a Matthew Cardona) is 33 today.
-The late Scott Irwin was born on May 14, 1952. He died of a brain tumor on September 5, 1987 at age 35. He teamed with his brother Bill Irwin as the Long Riders and The Super Destroyers.
-The late Steve “Dr. Death” Williams was born on May 14, 1960. He died at age 49 following a long battle with cancer.
-The late Tommy Rogers (Thomas Couch) was born on May 14, 1961. He died at age 54 on June 1, 2015.
-Dennis Rodman turned 57 on Sunday.
-Glacier (Ray Lloyd) turned 54 on Sunday.
-Jimmy Yang turned 37 on Sunday.
-The late Jumbo Tsuruta died on May 13, 2000 at age 49 due to complications from a kidney transplant.
-Doug Basham turned 47 on Saturday.
-Ricky Ortiz (Richard Young) turned 43 on Saturday.
-Yojiro Kushida turned 35 on Saturday.
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