Strong Style Saturday Thread

It’s the weekend! Woo!

WWE No Mercy is tomorrow, headlined by Lesnar vs. Strowman and Cena vs. Reigns.

Ring of Honor’s Death Before Dishonor PPV took place last night.

The relationship between streaming service FloSports and Gabe Sapolsky’s WWN has broken down.

Japanese promotion DDT has been acquired by CyberAgent, owners of streaming service AbemaTV. More details here.

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Sunday Thread

  • CMLL’s 84th Anniversary show was last night, headlined by Gran Guerrero vs. Niebla Roja in a mask vs. mask match
  • Here’s a full list of playable characters in WWE 2K18
  • A new series of Story Time begins on the WWE Network this Monday
  • In the latest Extra Mustard column on Sports Illustrated, Eli Drake talks about winning the GFW world title and Bayley discusses her dream of headlining Wrestlemania

For some Sunday reading, check out Thomas Hall’s Smackdown 2003 review and my review of yesterday’s NJPW Destruction show.

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Sunday Thread

NXT’s Kassius Ohno will challenge Insane Championship Wrestling’s Joe Coffey for the ICW title on September 19th.

Anthem Sports Executive Vice President Ed Nordholm spoke to Wrestling Observer Radio about the future of GFW (via 411mania).

WWE will air a half hour recap of the Mae Young Classic on the Network following Raw. The show will also feature Tessa Blanchard, Jazzy Gabert & Kay Lee Ray vs. Santana Garrett, Sarah Logan & Marti Belle.

For some Sunday reading, check out my review of today’s NJPW Destruction in Fukushima show, Maffew’s latest ECW on Sci-Fi review and Scott’s last Mae Young Classic rant ahead of the final should be up soon.

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Strong Style Saturday Thread

WWE has announced a red carpet event for the Mae Young Classic before the final on Tuesday. Names expected include Ronda Rousey, Hope Solo and cast members from the Netflix series GLOW. The final itself will air live on the Network at 10pm that night.

NJPW Destruction in Fukushima takes place tomorrow, headlined by Minoru Suzuki vs. Michael Elgin in a Lumberjack match for the NEVER title and Los Ingobernables vs. CHAOS for the NEVER 6-Man titles.

The card for CMLL’s Anniversario show has been revealed.

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Sunday Thread

  • AAA Triplemania XXV was last night, headlined by Psycho Clown vs. Dr. Wagner Jr. in a mask vs. mask match. Among the news coming out of the event is that Sexy Star legitimately injured Rosemary during the Reina de Reinas match
  • WWE locker room favourite, Enzo, was sat in the front row of the Mayweather vs. McGregor fight
  • AJPW’s 45th Anniversary show took place in Tokyo early this morning, headlined by Shuji Ishikawa vs. Kento Miyahara

For some Sunday reading, check out:

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Strong Style Saturday Thread

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  • WCPW’s Pro Wrestling World Cup reaches its conclusion tonight in a show that will be streamed live on Youtube from 8pm BST. You can also catch up on the entire Round of 16 and quarter-finals shows from earlier this week.
  • Serena Deeb and Kairi Sane are the latest Mae Young Classic competitors to get spotlight videos ahead of the tournament’s start on Monday.
  • WWE superstars have been quizzed on who they believe will win tonight’s Mayweather vs. McGregor fight.

Now talk, damn it!