Tuesday, April 24, 2018

WWE Smackdown Preview

WWE Smackdown Live takes place tonight from Louisville, Kentucky.
Scheduled for tonight’s show is a MizTV segment featuring special guest Daniel Bryan, Smackdown Women’s Champion Carmella and Charlotte Flair will make their Backlash rematch official, Asuka and Becky Lynch vs. The IIconics and Rowan vs. Jimmy Uso.

Zack Ryder suffers knee injury before RAW

Zack Ryder revealed on Twitter that he suffered an injury to his knee while taking part in a match, taped for Main Event, against Mike Kanellis before RAW last night in St. Louis.

Ryder noted that while the rest of the WWE roster is flying out to Saudi Arabia today for the Greatest Royal Rumble, he is headed to Orlando to get an MRI.

This is the latest injury Ryder has suffered after returning last April from a torn ACL.

SPOILERS: 4/23 Impact on Pop TV taping results from Orlando, Florida at Universal Studios

The following Impact on Pop TV tapings took place on Monday in Orlando.

4/23 Impact on Pop TV taping results:

* Xplosion: Rohit Raju def. Suicide.
* Eli Drake and Scott Steiner def. LAX to retain the Impact Tag Team Championships. After the match, Drake cuts a promo about cashing in his Feast or Fired contract for a shot at the Impact World Championship. Former World Champion Austin Aries walks out (with his arm in a sling) and talks about how the Impact Grand Championship is just as important.
* Allie def. Taya Valkyrie to retain the Impact Knockouts Championship. After the match, Su Yung’s Legion of Undead Brides walk out. The lights go out and when they return, Rosemary is in the ring confronting Yung. The lights go out and Yung is gone.

* Brian Cage def. Trevor lee.

* Eddie Edwards called out oVe. Edwards started attacking them when footage of Sami Callihan displays on the screen. Callihan is at a hospital visiting Edwards’ wife Alisha. Edwards runs to the back
* Moose def. Braxton Sutter.
* Matt Sydal def. Taiji Ishimori to retain the Impact X Division Championship.
* DJZ, Andrew Everett and Dezmond Xavier def. Drago, Aerostar and El Hijo Del Fantasma.
* oVe def. KM and Fallah Bahh.
* Rosemary vs. Su Yung never takes place. Yung’s Legion of the Undead Brides attacks Rosemary. Allie runs down to make the save, but she gets outnumbered. Yung puts Rosemary in a casket.
* Pentagon Jr. def. Eli Drake to retain the Impact World Championship.


Impact Wrestling Redemption 2018 Review

Monday, April 23, 2018

WWE Raw Preview

WWE RAW is live tonight from St. Louis, Missouri.
Set for tonight is an appearance by WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar, his first appearance on WWE television since WrestleMania 34.
Plus, tonight is also the go-home show for this Friday’s Greatest Royal Rumble event.

Impact Wrestling Redemption 2018 Review

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Final Card For Impact Wrestling Redemption

Here is the official card for tonight in Orlando:
Impact World Championship – Triple Threat Match
Austin Aries (c) vs. Rey Fenix vs. Pentagon Jr.
Impact X Division Championship
Matt Sydal (c) vs. Petey Williams
Impact Tag Team Championships
LAX (c’s) vs. Eli Drake and Scott Steiner
Impact Knockouts Championship
Allie (c) vs. Su Yung
House of Hardcore Match
oVe vs. Moose, Eddie Edwards and Tommy Dreamer
Six Way Match
Brian Cage vs. Trevor Lee vs. DJZ vs. Taiji Ishimori vs. El Hijo El Fantasma vs. Dezmond Xavier
Aerostar vs. Drago
Taya Valkyrie vs. Keira Hogan

Friday, April 20, 2018

Bruno and Paul Jones, Superstar Shakeup

More Details On Plans For Ricochet And The Velveteen Dream

In the latest edition of Wrestling Observer Radio, Dave Meltzer said that while there were plans for Velveteen Dream to go to the main roster, the plan now is for Dream to remain in NXT and feud with Ricochet.
The two traded shots on social media prior to Ricochet’s NXT debut and were opponents in the ladder match at NXT Takeover: New Orleans.

WWN News and Notes

– PWInsider reports that Zack Sabre Jr. is done with WWN Live and is signing full-time with New Japan Pro Wrestling.
– SHINE will return on April 27 in Ybor City, Florida at the Orpheum. The event includes LuFisto vs. Kimber Lee.
– Speaking of LuFisto, she was recently diagnosed with cervical caner and had surgery to remove it.