By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-WWE Raw is in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma at Chesapeake Energy Center with the brand’s first show of 2020. WWE is advertising the return of Brock Lesnar and a pair of title matches 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.
-Submit questions for my Dot Net 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 Oklahoma City, Wednesday’s AEW in Southaven, Mississippi, and Friday’s Smackdown in Evansville, Indiana at Ford Center. 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 matches on the arena page for tonight’s Raw: Kevin Owens vs. Seth Rollins, and Asuka and Kairi Sane vs. Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair for the WWE Women’s Tag Titles.
Birthdays and Notables
-Jacqueline Moore is 56 today.
-The late Tony Halme was born on January 6, 1963. Borga, who wrestled as Ludvig Borga, took his own life at age 47 on January 8, 2010.
-Jim Powers (James Manley) turned 62 on Saturday.
-La Parka II (Jesus Alfonso Huerta Escoboza) turned 54 on Saturday.
-The late Chris Kanyon (Christopher Klucsarits) was born on January 4, 1970. He took his own life following a long battle with bipolar disorder on April 2, 2010.
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...