By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-Impact Wrestling airs on Pursuit Channel and Twitch TV tonight at 9CT/10ET. The show is headlined by Johnny Impact and Taya Valkyrie vs. Brian Cage and Jordynne Grace. John Moore’s review will be available on Saturday morning.
-We are also looking for reports from the ROH and Evolve events listed below along with all upcoming live events, including the NXT shows we listed on Thursday. 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
-WWE has the weekend off from live events following WrestleMania weekend. Monday’s Raw and Tuesday’s Smackdown will both be held in Montreal, Quebec at the Bell Centre and both shows will feature the Superstar Shakeup.
-Impact Wrestling’s Salute to the Troops will be held today in Fort Campbell, Kentucky at Fort Campbell Army Post. The free event will be held today from 4:30 ET to 9ET in conjunction with Tried-N-True Wrestling.
-ROH is in taping television on Saturday in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at Stage AE with the following advertised matches: Marty Scurll, PCO, and Brody King vs. Jay Lethal, Jeff Cobb, and Jonathan Gresham, Bandido vs. Shane Taylor, PJ Black vs. Eli Isom, Mark Haskins and Tracy Williams vs. TK O’Ryan and Vinny Marseglia, The Briscoes vs. Soberano Jr. and Caristico.
-Evolve 126 is in Ybor City, Florida at The Orpheum on Saturday with the following advertised matches: Austin Theory Raul Mendoza for the Evolve Championship, JD Drake vs. Shane Strickland for the WWN Championship, Angelo Dawkins vs. Eddie Kingston in a Falls Count Anywhere match, Shane Thorne vs. Curt Stallion, Lacey Lane vs. Brandi Lauren, AR Fox vs. Adrian Alanis, and Eric Bugenhagen performs.
-ROH is in Columbus, Ohio at Express Live on Sunday night at 6CT/7ET with a live event that will be broadcast on HonorClub with the following advertised matches: Marty Scurll, PCO, and Brody King vs. The Kingdom for the ROH Six-Man Tag Titles, Jay Lethal and Jonathan Gresha vs. Mark Haskins and Tracy Williams, Rush vs. Soberano Jr., Caristico and PJ Black vs. Bandido and Flip Gordon, Jenny Rose vs. Holidead.
-The NWA Crockett Cup event will be held on April 27 in Concord, North Carolina at Cabarrus Arena. Nick Aldis vs. Marty Scurll for the NWA Championship is advertised along with the one-night tag team tournament.
-The next MLW event will be held on June 1 in in Waukesha, Wisconsin at Waukesha County Expo Center with a television taping.
Birthdays and Notables
-Tony Anthony is 59.
-Nobuhiko Takada is 57.
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