By Jason Powell, ProWrestling.net Editor (@prowrestlingnet)
-NXT 2.0 was taped in Orlando, Florida at the WWE Performance Center. The show includes Kayden Carter and Katana Chance vs. Roxanne Perez and Cora Jade for a shot at the NXT Women’s Tag Titles. Join John Moore for his weekly live review as the show airs tonight at 7CT/8ET on USA Network. John’s same night audio reviews are available exclusively for Dot Net Members.
-The AEW Dark online show streams tonight on the AEW YouTube page at 6CT/7ET. Dot Net contributor Briar Starr’s reviews of the show are available on Wednesday mornings.
-Last week’s NXT 2.0 finished with an B grade majority 44 percent of the vote in our weekly post show poll. A finished second with 31 percent. I gave the show a C+ grade.
Birthdays and Notables
-Jon Heidenreich is 53.
-The late Boris Malenko (Lawrence Simon) was born on June 28, 1933. He died of Leukemia at age 61 on September 1, 1994. He is the father of Joe Malenko and Dean Malenko.