By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-We are looking for reports from all of WWE overseas tour dates, tonight’s NXT TV taping, and the ROH/NJPW War of the Worlds shows. If you are going to Smackdown or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in reports, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-WWE is in Liverpool, England at Liverpool Echo Arena today with the following advertised matches: AJ Styles vs. Shinsuke Nakamura for the WWE Championship, Jeff Hardy vs. Rusev for the U.S. Title, Bludgeon Brothers vs. New Day vs. The Usos for the Smackdown Tag Titles, Carmella vs. Charlotte Flair for the Smackdown Women’s Championship, Daniel Bryan vs. The Miz, Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson vs. Sheamus and Cesaro, Asuka, Becky Lynch, and Naomi vs. Mandy Rose, Sonya Deville, and Lana, Tye Dillinger vs. Big Cass, Sin Cara vs. Andrade Almas, Aleister Black vs. Alexander Wolfe for the NXT Championship, and Tyler Bate, Trent Seven, and Wolfgang vs. James Drake, Sam Gradwell, and Dan Maloney.
-WWE is in Geneva, Switzerland at SEG Geneva Arena today. The Raw shows have featured Seth Rollins vs. Finn Balor vs. Elias vs. Bobby Roode in a four-way for the Intercontinental Championship.
-The NXT TV show includes Pete Dunne, Danny Burch, and Oney Lorcan vs. Adam Cole, Kyle O’Reilly, and Roderick Strong. Join John Moore for live coverage as the show streams tonight on WWE Network at 7CT/8ET.
-The new Jim Ross Report is on Westwood One following his four-year run at Podcast One. Check out the show at Omny.fm/shows/the-ross-report.
-Steve Austin’s latest podcast guest is Lane Johnson of the Philadelphia Eagles. Austin’s previous show had Wade Keller discussing WWE Backlash. Listen to the Austin podcast at Podcastone.com.
-Chris Jericho’s “Talk Is Jericho” podcast has Charlie Benante and Sami Zayn discussing The Beatles. Jericho’s previous show had Daniel Bryan discussing his return. Listen to the show at Omny.fm/shows/talk-is-jericho.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast is labeled “NY/NJ”. Listen to the podcast at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle With Bruce Prichard” podcast focusses on Brother Love. There is also a bonus edition on the 1992 Royal Rumble event. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com. The new WWE Network show “Something Else to Wrestle With” premieres today in the on demand section.
Birthdays and Notables
-The Godfather (Charles Wright) is 57.
-Mike Kanellis (Mike Bennett) is 33.
-The late Buddy Roberts (Dale Hey) was born on May 16, 1947. The Freebird died at age 65 on November 26, 2012 due to pneumonia.
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