By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Raw is in Cleveland, Ohio at Rocket Mortgage Fieldhouse with the brand’s first show coming out of the 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.
-WWE is in Sydney, Australia at Qudos Bank Arena today with the following advertised talent: Roman Reigns, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, Big E, Billie Kay, Peyton Royce, Finn Balor, Shinsuke Nakamura, Charlotte Flair, Buddy Murphy, Daniel Bryan, and Kevin Owens.
-Submit questions for today’s members’ exclusive Q&A audio show via email at firstname.lastname@example.org. As always, please maintain the limit of three pro wrestling related questions and four non-wrestling questions.
-We are looking for reports from tonight’s WWE Raw in Cleveland, Wednesday’s AEW in Pittsburgh, and NXT at Full Sail University, and Friday’s Smackdown in Kansas City. 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
-WWE is advertising the following dark main event for tonight’s Raw: Seth Rollins vs. “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt in a cage match.
Birthdays and Notables
-Butch Miller of the Bushwhackers and Sheepherders tag team is 75.
-Horace Hogan (Michael Bollea) is 54.
-Scott Hall turned 61 on Sunday.
-Chavo Guerrero Jr. turned 49 on Sunday.
-Saraya Knight (Julia Hamer-Bevis) turned 48 on Saturday.
-Toni Storm (Toni Rossall) turned 24 on Saturday.
-Road Warrior Hawk (Mike Hegstrand) died of a heart attack on October 19, 2003 at age 46.
-Mike Graham took his own life at age 61 on October 19, 2012. Mike’s father Eddie and Mike’s son also took their own lives.
The Pro Wrestling Boom Podcast with Jason Powell features Brian Fritz of Sporting News and Between The Ropes discussing WrestleMania 36, WWE television from the empty WWE Performance Center, his own travel woes, NFL free agency, and more...