By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-The NXT TV show features Io Shirai vs. Bianca Belair vs. Lacey Evans vs. Mia Yim in a four-way for a title shot against Shayna Baszler at the NXT Takeover event during Royal Rumble weekend. 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. WWE is once again airing a doubleheader with the second show airing at 3CT/4ET. Haydn Gleed and Darren Gutteridge will have a members’ exclusive audio review of both shows available later today or tomorrow.
-The latest Jim Ross Report has Jim Cornette. New shows drop on Tuesday or Wednesday at Omny.fm/shows/the-ross-report.
-Steve Austin’s latest podcast features comedian and longtime pro wrestling fan Ron Funches. Listen to the Austin podcast at Podcastone.com.
-Chris Jericho’s “Talk Is Jericho” podcast has Sami Zayn. Jericho’s previous show detailed the history of his band Fozzy. Listen to the show at Omny.fm/shows/talk-is-jericho.
-Colt Cabana’s latest podcast is labeled “Goodbye 2018”. Listen to the podcast at Soundcloud.com/coltcabana.
-The latest “Something to Wrestle With Bruce Prichard” podcast focuses on the December 22, 1997 edition of WWE Raw. Listen to the show at MLWRadio.com.
Birthdays and Notables
-Dennis Knight is 50. He also wrestled as Mideon, Tex Slazenger, Phineas Godwinn.
-Gorgeous George (George Wagner) died of a heart attack at age 48 on December 26, 1963.
-The late Mark Starr (Mark Ashford-Smith) was born on December 26, 1962. He died of a heart attack at age 50 on June 7, 2013.
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