By Jason Powell, Prowrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-Impact Wrestling’s Slammiversary pay-per-view will be held on Sunday in Toronto, Ontario. The event will be headlined by Austin Aries vs. Moose for the Impact World Championship. Join me for live coverage of Slammiversary as the show airs on pay-per-view television and FITE TV on Sunday at 7CT/8ET.
-We are looking for reports from the WWE and ROH live events listed below as well as the NXT live events we listed yesterday. If you are going to one of these events or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in a report, contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
-ROH is in Nashville, Tennessee at Municipal Auditorium tonight with the following top matches: Nick Aldis vs. Flip Gordon for the NWA Championship, Punishment Martinez vs. Scorpio Sky for the ROH TV Title, The Briscoes vs. The Young Bucks vs. The Addiction.
-WWE is in Lexington, Kentucky at Rupp Arena on Saturday with the following advertised matches: Roman Reigns and Seth Rollins vs. Drew McIntyre and Dolph Ziggler, The B-Team vs. Bray Wyatt and Matt Hardy for the Raw Tag Titles, Alexa Bliss vs. Nia Jax and Natalya vs. Alicia Fox for the Raw Women’s Championship.
-WWE is in St. Louis, Missouri at Chaifetz Arena on Saturday with the following advertised matches: AJ Styles vs Rusev vs Samoa Joe for the WWE Championship, Shinsuke Nakamura vs Jeff Hardy for the U.S. Championship, and Daniel Bryan vs The Miz.
-ROH is taping television on Saturday in Atlanta, Georgia at Center Stage with the following advertised matches: Sumie Sakai vs. Madison Rayne for the WOH Title, Kenny King vs. Marty Scurll, Karen Q vs. Jenny Rose, and Jay Briscoe vs. Christopher Daniels.
-WWE is in Pikeville, Kentucky at Eastern Kentucky Expo Center on Sunday with the Raw crew.
-WWE is in Springfield, Illinois at Bank of Springfield Center on Sunday with the Smackdown crew.
-The next ROH events will be held on July 20 in Nashville, and July 21 in Atlanta.
-Evolve 108 will take place on August 4 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Evolve 109 will be held on August 5 in Melrose, Massachusetts.
Birthdays and Notables
-Mike Sanders is 49.
-Adam Rose (Raymond Leppan) is 39.
-The late June Byers (DeAlva Sibley) died on July 20, 1998 at age 76.
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