John Siino reviews this week’s editions of AEW Dark, AEW Dark: Elevation, NXT UK, IMPACT Wrestling, 205 Live, NJPW Strong, NWA Powerrr, NWA USA, and Main Event in under 15 minutes on Shot In The Dark.
This week on IMPACT Wrestling, we see the return of Kenny King as he becomes the newest member of Honor No More, Matt Cardona defeats Jordynne Grace for the Digital Media Championship, W. Morrissey searches for Moose at his hotel and the Guerillas of Destiny make their IMPACT debut with Bullet Club members Jay White & Chris Bey vs. Speedball Mike Bailey, Jake Something, Ace Austin & Madman Fulton.
NXT UK sees Meiko Satomura defend the Women’s Championship against Blair Davenport in a Japanese Street Fight, Dave Mastiff & Jack Starz take on Ashton Smith & Oliver in the finals of the tag team title #1 contender tournament and Nathan Frazer seems to have some car problems in the parking lot.
On NWA Powerrr, Matt Cardona has a message for Trevor Murdoch ahead of their upcoming NWA World’s Heavyweight title match this weekend, Kamille defends the Women’s Championship against Kiera Hogan, and we have a pair of Team War matches that are four teams of three men in an elimination style battle.
Also, Best Friends take on Chaos Project on AEW Dark: Elevation, we have the Junior Heavyweight Championship semi-finals on NWA USA, Lee Moriarty vs. Anthony Henry on AEW Dark, Kushida vs. Damon Kemp on 205 Live, Ian Riccaboni makes his debut on NJPW Strong, and Veer returns on Main Event.
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