By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
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-The AEW All Out pay-per-view on August 31 in Chicago, Illinois at Sears Centre. The top matches include Chris Jericho vs. Adam Page to become the first AEW Champion, Pentagon Jr. and Fenix vs. Young Bucks in a ladder match for the AAA Tag Titles, Kenny Omega vs. Pac, and Cody vs. Shawn Spears. Join me for live coverage on Saturday beginning with the one-hour pre-show at 6CT/7ET. Dot Net Members will hear an audio review after the show.
-NXT UK Takeover: Cardiff will be held Saturday in Cardiff, Wales at Motorpoint Arena. The show features Walter vs. Tyler Bate for the WWE UK Championship, and Toni Storm vs. Kay Lee Ray for the NXT UK Women’s Championship. Join me for live coverage as the show streams live on WWE Network at 1CT/2ET. Dot Net Members will hear an audio review hosted by Haydn Gleed and Darren Gutteridge, who will be attending the show in person.
-NJPW Royal Quest will be held on Saturday morning in London, England at the Copper Box Arena with the following top matches: Kazuchika Okada vs. Minoru Suzuki for the IWGP Heavyweight Championship, Zack Sabre Jr. vs. Hiroshi Tanahashi for the British Heavyweight Championship, and Tomohiro Ishii vs. Kenta for the Never Openweight Championship. The show will be available for purchase via FITE.TV and will air at 11:30CT/12:30ET.
-WWE is in White Plains, New York at Westchester County Center on Sunday with the following advertised matches: Braun Strowman vs. Baron Corbin, and The Miz vs. Samoa Joe.
-The next Impact Wrestling event will be a television taping on September 5 in Las Vegas, Nevada at Sam’s Town Casino.
-The next Ring of Honor events will be held September 6 in Dearborn, Michigan at Ford Community Center, and on September 7 in Chicago, Illinois at Odeum Expo Center.
-MLW’s War Chamber will be held September 7 in Dallas, Texas at NYTEX Sports Centre. The main event is Contra Unit vs. Tom Lawlor, Ross Von Erich, Marshall Von Erich, and a partner in a War Chamber match.
-The next Evolve events are Evolve 135 on September 20 in Brooklyn, New York at Saint Finbar Catholic Church Gym and Evolve 136 on September 21 in Queens, New York at La Boom.
-The NWA announced that it will be taping its weekly studio wrestling show on September 30 and October 1 in Atlanta, Georgia at at GPB Studios.
Birthdays and Notables
-WWE broadcaster Scott Stanford is 53.
-Walter “Killer” Kowalski (born Edward Władysław Spulnik) died on August 30, 2008 at age 81.
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