By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Friday Night Smackdown is in Kansas City, Missouri at Sprint Center with Brock Lesnar and Cain Velasquez meeting face to face less than a week before their WWE Championship match at Crown Jewel. Join me for live coverage as the show airs on FS1 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.
-We are looking for reports from upcoming events listed on this page and the NXT events listed on Thursday. If you are going to one of these events or another upcoming show and want to help by sending in a report, contact me at email@example.com
-WWE is in Sunrise, Florida at BB&T Center tonight with the following advertised matches: Seth Rollins vs. AJ Styles in a cage match for the Universal Championship, Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte Flair for the Raw Women’s Championship.
-Ring of Honor is London, England at York Hall today. The show will be streamed live today on HonorClub and FITE TV at 1CT/2ET. The full card will be listed on the main page.
-Impact Wrestling is taping television tonight and Saturday night in Windsor, Ontario at St. Clair College. Ken Shamrock is among the wrestlers advertised.
-WWE is in San Juan, Puerto Rico at Coliseo De Puerto Rico on Saturday with the following advertised talent: Seth Rollins, Ricochet, AJ Styles, Becky Lynch, Braun Strowman, Rey Mysterio, King Corbin, Karl Anderson, Luke Gallows, Sasha Banks, “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt,
-ROH is in Newport, England at Newport Centre on Saturday with the following notable matches: Marty Scurll and Flip Gordon vs. Tracy Williams and Flamita, The Briscoes vs. Aussie Open, Matt Taven vs. Joe Hendry, Rush and Jeff Cobb vs. PCO and Brody King. The show will be streamed live Saturday morning on HonorClub and FITE TV at 11:30CT/12:30ET.
-ROH is in Bolton, England at Bolton Whites Hotel on Sunday with the final Honor United event featuring the following notable matches: Rush vs. Jeff Cobb for the ROH World Championship, Aussie Open vs. Marty Scurll and Flip Gordon, Joe Hendry vs. Silas Young, Dalton Castle vs. Rampage Brown, Matt Taven vs. Mark Hasksins, Hikuleo and Kenny King vs. The Briscoes, and Jay Lethal and Jonathan Gresham vs. PCO and Brody King. The show will be streamed live Sunday morning on HonorClub and FITE TV at 11:30CT/12:30ET.
-Impact Wrestling is in Mississauga, Ontario at Don Kolov Arena on Sunday with Throwback Throwdown. The event will air live on Twitch TV.
-The next AEW Dynamite will be broadcast Wednesday on TNT from Charleston, West Virginia at Charleston Coliseum. The next pay-per-view even is Full Gear on Saturday, November 9 in Baltimore, Maryland at Royal Farms Arena.
-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 other two nights will be tapings for future editions of the Powerrr series.
Birthdays and Notables
-Dot Net Member Assassin V is 50 today (he’s really old).
-Atsushi Onita is 62.
-Too Cold Scorpio (Charles Scaggs) is 55. He also worked as Flash Funk in WWE.
-Perry Saturn (Perry Satullo) is 53.
-Latin Lover (Victor Ruiz) is 52.
-Rosa Mendes (Milena Roucka) is 40.
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