By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Raw is in Bakersfield, California at Rabobank Arena with the night after Hell in a Cell edition and the final show before the WWE Draft. Join me for live coverage as Raw airs on USA Network tonight at 7CT/8ET. Dot Net Members will also hear my weekly same night audio review.
-Prowrestling.net Live returns today at 3CT/4ET. Will Pruett and I will be taking your calls coming out of last night’s WWE Hell in a Cell at PWAudio.net.
-We are looking for reports from tonight’s WWE Raw in Bakersfield, Wednesday’s AEW in Boston, Massachusetts, and NXT at Full Sail University, and Friday’s Smackdown in Las Vegas. If you are going to Raw, Smackdown, or an upcoming live event and want to help us out with off-air match result details, contact me at email@example.com
-The advertised dark main events listed for tonight’s Raw are Seth Rollins vs. Bray Wyatt and Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair vs. Sasha Banks and Bayley.
Birthdays and Notables
-Malia Hosaka is 70 today.
-Rhino (Terry Gerin) is 44 today.
-Kaitlyn (Celeste Bonin) is 33 today.
-Aiden English (Matthew Rehwoldt) is 32 today.
-The late Chris Adams was shot to death on October 7, 2001 at age 46. His longtime friend shot him and it was later ruled to be in self defense.
-Barry Darsow turned 60 on Sunday. He worked as Demolition Smash, Repo Man, Krusher Khruschev, and Blacktop Bully among other gimmicks.
-Former TNA President Dixie Carter-Salinas turned 55 on Sunday.
-Manu (Afa Anoaʻi Jr.) turned 35 on Sunday.
-The late Bruno Sammartino was born on October 6, 1935. He died on April 18, 2018 at age 82.
-The late Gorilla Monsoon (Robert James Marella) died on October 6, 1999 at age 62 due to complications from diabetes.
-Terri Runnels turned 53 on Saturday.
-Joaquin Wilde (Michael Paris) turned 33 on Saturday. Wilde previously worked as DJZ before signing with WWE to work in NXT.
-Brian Pillman died on October 5, 1997. He suffered a heart attack and died in a Bloomington, Minnesota hotel at age 35.
The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Ring of Honor's PJ Black discussing the ROH Pure Title tournament beginning on ROH Wrestling TV this weekend, ROH's COVID-19 safety precautions, his run in WWE as Justin Gabriel with The Nexus, wrestling as The Bunny, and more...