By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Smackdown Live will be taped today in London, England at the 02 Arena. The show includes the main roster debut of Andrade Almas and Zelina Vega, and New Day will face Sheamus and Cesaro with the winning team earning one spot in the men’s Money in the Bank ladder match. 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 London, the WWE Raw live event in Birmingham, England, and all of the WWE European tour dates this week. 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
-WWE is in Birmingham, England at Genting Arena tonight with the following advertised lineup: Roman Reigns vs. Samoa Joe, Seth Rollins vs. Finn Balor vs. Bobby Roode vs. Elias in a four-way for the Intercontinental Championship, Matt Hardy and Bray Wyatt vs. Curtis Axel and Bo Dallas for the Raw Tag Titles, Nia Jax vs. Bayley vs. Sasha Banks vs. Alexa Bliss in a four-way for the Raw Women’s Title, Braun Strowman and Bobby Lashley vs. Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn, Ember Moon and Natalya vs. Ruby Riott and Liv Morgan, Rhyno, Heath Slater, Zack Ryder, and Chad Gable vs. Baron Corbin, Jinder Mahal, Goldust and Mojo Rawley, and Pete Dunne vs. Mark Andrews for the WWE UK Championship.
-The ROH TV show is headlined by The Briscoes vs. The Young Bucks for the ROH Tag Titles. My written review went up on Monday and Haydn Gleed’s members’ exclusive audio review will also be up today or tomorrow.
-WWE’s 205 Live airs at 9CT/10ET on WWE Network. John Moore’s review will be available on Wednesday morning.
-WWE has been advertising the usual dark matches of AJ Styles vs. Shinsuke Nakamura for the WWE Championship, and Carmella vs. Charlotte Flair for the Smackdown Women’s Championship. Keep in mind that they rarely follow through with what’s advertised for the dark matches these days.
Birthdays and Notables
-Kevin Von Erich (Kevin Adkisson) is 61 today.
-Ron Simmons is 59 today.
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