By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-The NXT TV show includes the announcement of the NXT Championship match for NXT Takeover. Join John Moore for live coverage as the show streams tonight on WWE Network at 7CT/8ET. John’s audio review will be available for members on Thursday morning.
-WWE 205 Live airs tonight at 6CT/7ET on WWE Network. Anish V’s review will be available on Thursday morning along with his members’ exclusive audio review.
-The NXT UK show streams today at 2CT/3ET on WWE Network.
-Lucha Underground’s preview lists a “Seven to Survive” match with seven wrestlers in an elimination match for the Gift of the Gods Championship. The show airs at 7CT//8ET. John Moore’s review will be available on Thursday morning along with his members’ exclusive audio review.
-The Mae Young Classic will air on WWE Network tonight at 8CT/9ET. The show will feature the semifinal matches heading into the finals at Sunday’s WWE Evolution. Check the main page later for the list of matches that will run on tonight’s show.
-Total Divas airs on E! tonight at 8CT/9ET. The preview lists the women heading to Miami to celebrate Natalya and Nia Jax’s birthday, and Nikki Bella is hounded by paparazzi as she flirts with a bartender. WWE’s 30-minute Evolution special will air immediately following the show.
-The new Jim Ross Report features the second part of his interview with Matt Hardy. Check it out later today at Omny.fm/shows/the-ross-report.
-Steve Austin’s latest podcast features WALTER. The previous show had Gregory Iron. Listen to the Austin podcast at Podcastone.com.
-Chris Jericho’s “Talk Is Jericho” podcast is on Jericho and cryptozoologist MK Davis and Jericho’s search for the Honey Island Swamp Monster. Jericho’s previous show had Paul Stanley of KISS for Jericho’s 500th episode. Listen to the show at Omny.fm/shows/talk-is-jericho.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast is labeled “Swanson & Ritner”. Listen to the podcast at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle With Bruce Prichard” podcast focuses on Judgement Day 1998. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com.
Birthdays and Notables
-Bill Dundee (William Cruickshanks) is 75.
-Dale Torborg is 47.
-The late Sapphire (Juanita Wright) was born on October 24, 1934. She died of a heart attack at age 61 on September 11, 1996.
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