By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Friday Night Smackdown is in Indianapolis, Indiana at Bankers Life Fieldhouse with the brand’s first show coming out of the WWE Draft. Join me for live coverage as the show airs on Fox tonight at 7CT/8ET. Dot Net Members will hear my same night audio review after tonight’s show.
-WWE 205 Live is scheduled to stream live from Indianapolis on WWE Network tonight at 9CT/10ET. Anish V’s weekly written and audio reviews will be available on Saturday morning.
-Impact Wrestling Bound For Glory will be held on Sunday in Chicago, Illinois at the Odeum Expo Center. The show is headlined by Brian Cage vs. Sami Callihan for the Impact World Championship. Join me for live coverage as the show airs on pay-per-view on Sunday night at 7CT/8ET.
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-Impact Wrestling’s Prelude to Glory is in South Bend, Indiana at Palais Royale tonight with a show that will be streamed on Impact Plus. The event is headlined by Michael Elgin, Josh Alexander, and Ethan Page vs. Naomichi Marufuji, Rob Van Dam, and Rhino.
-WWE is in Trenton, New Jersey at Cure Insurance Arena on Saturday with the following advertised lineup: Seth Rollins vs. “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt for the WWE Universal Championship, Becky Lynch vs. Sasha Banks for the Raw Women’s Championship, Braun Strowman vs. Drew McIntyre.
-Impact Wrestling’s All Glory is in Merrionette Park, Illinois at 115 Bourbon Street on Saturday. Impact is advertising that their talent will be available for autographs and photos, and there will be wrestlers from Warrior Wrestling, Zelo Pro, OVW, Galli Lucha Libre, Black Label Pro and The Wrestling Revolver promotions.
-WWE is in Rochester, New York at Blue Cross Arena on Sunday with the following advertised matches: AJ Styles vs. Braun Strowman for the U.S. Championship, The Viking Raiders vs. Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson vs. Dolph Ziggler and Robert Roode.
-The next AEW Dynamite will be broadcast Wednesday on TNT from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania at Petersen Events Center. The next pay-per-view even is Full Gear on Saturday, November 9 in Baltimore, Maryland at Royal Farms Arena.
-ROH’s Honor United tour begins October 25 in London England and then stops in Newport, England on October 26, and Bolton, England on October 27.
-The next MLW event is the Saturday Night SuperFight pay-per-view on November 2 in Chicago, Illinois. The show will be headlined by Jacob Fatu vs. LA Park in a No DQ match for the MLW Championship.
-The next Evolve events are November 9 in Queens, New York at La Boom for Evolve 139, and November 10 in Brooklyn, New York at Saint Finbar Catholic Church Gym for Evolve 140.
-The NWA’s next events are December 14-16 in Atlanta, Georgia at GPB Studios. The first night will be the “Into The Fire” pay-per-view and the second two nights will be tapings for future editions of the Powerrr series.
Birthdays and Notables
-John Nord, who worked as Nord the Barbarian and The Berzerker, is 60.
-Simon Gotch (Seth Lesser) is 37.
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...