By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
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-Dot Net voters gave the NXT UK Takeover: Blackpool event an A grade with 72 percent of the vote. 28 percent of the voters gave it a B grade. I gave the show a B+ and enjoyed it.
-Tyler Bate and Trent Seven vs. Zack Gibson and James Drake for the NXT UK Tag Titles received the nod with 47 percent of the vote for best match on the UK Takeover special. The main event between Pete Dunne and Joe Coffey came in second with 39 percent of the vote.
-Monday’s WWE Raw received a B grade with 35 percent of the vote. I gave the show a C+ grade.
-Tuesday’s WWE Smackdown received a majority vote of B as the letter grade with 38 percent of the vote. I gave the show a C+ grade.
-We are looking for reports from the NXT live events listed below. 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
-NXT is in Venice, Florida at Venice Community Center tonight. NXT does not advertise matches or talent for the Florida spot shows.
-NXT is in Tampa, Florida at University Area CDC Gynmasium on Friday.
-NXT is in Citrus Springs, Florida at Citrus Springs on Saturday.
Birthdays and Notables
-Kevin Fertig, who worked as Kevin Thorn in WWE, is 42.
-Chase Stevens is 40.
-Sage Beckett (MaryKate Glidewell) is 34.
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