By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-All Elite Wrestling Dynamite is live from Jacksonville, Florida at Daily’s Place with fans allowed at ten percent of the venue’s roughly 5,500-seat capacity. The show includes the Jon Moxley and MJF contract signing for the AEW Championship match that will be held at the All Out pay-per-view. Join Jake Barnett for the weekly live review as the show airs on TNT at 7CT/8ET. Dot Net Members will hear my same night audio review shortly after the show.
-Dot Net Members will be listening to the new Dot Net Weekly audio show today with Jake Barnett and I discussing all the news of the week and previewing NXT Takeover XXX and WWE SummerSlam. Join us on the ad-free version of the website by signing up for membership today via the Dot Net Members’ Signup Page.
-NXT UK streams today on WWE Network at 2CT/3ET. The show continues to be in “best of” mode due to the pandemic. First-run shows will resume on September 17.
-The latest edition of The Miz hosted “Cannonball” airs on USA Network at 7CT/8ET.
-Monday’s WWE Raw received a D grade majority vote from 33 percent of the voters in our weekly post show poll. F finished second with 23 percent of the vote. Using the empty venue curve (as we are for all shows these days), I gave the show an F grade because it was a creative failure.
Birthdays and Notables
-Sgt. Slaughter (a/k/a Robert Remus) is 71.
-Great Khali (a/k/a Dalip Singh Rana) is 47.
-Jazz (a/k/a Carlene Moore-Begnaud) is 46.
-Milano Collection A.T. (a/k/a Akihito Sawafuji) is 44.
-Longtime booker and pro wrestler George Scott was born on August 27, 1929. He died at age 84 on January 20, 2014.
-Luna Vachon died of a drug overdose at age 48 on August 27, 2010.