By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
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-WWE is in Manila at Araneta Coliseum Manila tonight with the following advertised talent: Roman Reigns, Kofi Kingston, Charlotte Flair, Daniel Bryan, Shinsuke Nakamura, Big E, Ali, Bayley, Kevin Owens, Xavier Woods, Sami Zayn, R-Truth, Andrade, Carmella.
-WWE is in Calgary, Alberta at Stampede Corral tonight with the following advertised talent: Seth Rollins, Becky Lynch, Bray Wyatt, Braun Strowman, Samoa Joe, Alexa Bliss, Ricochet, Sasha Banks, Luke Gallows, Karl Anderson, Cesaro, and The Revival.
-WWE is in Shanghai, China at Mercedes Benz Arena on Saturday with the following advertised matches: Seth Rollins vs. Baron Corbin in a street fight, Becky Lynch vs. Natalya vs. Alexa Bliss in a Triple Threat for the Raw Women’s Championship.
-WWE is in Edmonton, Alberta at Rogers Place on Saturday with the following advertised main event: Seth Rollins vs. “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt for the WWE Universal Championship.
-Evolve 135 is in Brooklyn, New York at Saint Finbar Catholic Church Gym on Friday with the following notable matches: NXT UK Champion Walter vs. JD Drake in a non-title match, Austin Theory vs. Babatunde, Josh Briggs vs. Kassius Ohno, Liam Gray, AR Fox, and Leon Ruff vs. Eddie Kingston, Joe Gacy, and Colby Corino, two Evolution’s Edge tournament matches.
-WWE is in Honolulu, Hawaii at Neal S. Blaisdell Arena on Sunday with the following advertised matches: Kofi Kingston vs Daniel Bryan for the WWE Championship, Roman Reigns vs Sami Zayn, and Bayley vs. Charlotte Flair in a Honolulu Street Fight for the Smackdown Women’s Championship.
-Evolve 136 is in Queens, New York at La Boom on Saturday with the following notable matches: Austin Theory vs. Josh Briggs for the Evolve Championship, WWE UK Champion Walter vs. Kassius Ohno in a non-title match, JD Drake vs. Anthony Henry, AR Fox, Leon Ruff, Adrian Alanis, Liam Grey, and a partner vs. Eddie Kingston, Joey Gacy, Colby Corino, and a partner in a best of three falls ten-man tag match, the finals of the Evolution’s Edge Tournament, and Shotzi Blackheart vs. Kris Statlander.
-The next ROH events are the Death Before Dishonor pay-per-view on September 27 in Las Vegas, Nevada at Sam’s Town Casino, and September 28 with a television taping in the same venue.
-The next NWA events will be tapings for its studio wrestling show on September 30 and October 1 in Atlanta, Georgia at at GPB Studios.
-The next AEW event will be October 2 in Washington, D.C. at Capital One Arena with the premiere of the weekly TNT television series.
-The next Impact Wrestling events will be October 18 in South Bend, Indiana at Palais Royale, October 19 in Merrionette Park, Illinois at 115 Bourbon Street, and October 20 in Villa Park, Illinois at Odeum Expo Center with Bound For Glory.
-The next MLW event is the Saturday Night SuperFight pay-per-view on November 2 in Chicago, Illinois.
Birthdays and Notables
-Greg Valentine (Jonathan Wisniski) is 68.
-Johnny Kidd (John Lowing) is 64.
-Arn Anderson (Marty Lunde) is 61.
-Sexy Star (Dulce Maria García Rivas) is 37.
-Kavita Devi (Kavita Dalal) is 33.
-Ethan Page is 30.
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