Here to brighten up your Thursday Morning is another episode of the Chad Dukes Wrestling Show!
Today, Chad Dukes is joined by Jerry “The King” Lawler and discusses WWE Extreme Rules and Billy Corgan joining TNA with Goat and Thom
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WWE NXT 8PM & 11PM + On Demand on WWE Network & Hulu Plus
Previously on NXT…
Tensions boiled over as Sami Zayn rescued Alex Riley from a ring apron power bomb at the hands of Kevin Owens and unleashed a tope con hilo onto the NXT Champion. Now, Zayn AND Riley will meet in the main event of tonight’s NXT. With the spectre of another NXT Takeover rumored to be on the horizon could we be headed towards Owens-Zayn II?
Here’s the full card of action:
- WWE NXT Tag Team Champions Blake & Murphy will take on our pal, Enzo Amore and Colin Cassady in a non-title match
- Dana Brooke vs. Bayley
- Hideo Itami vs. Adam Rose
- Becky Lynch vs. Sarah Dobson
- Sami Zayn vs. Alex Riley
Lucha Underground 8PM El Rey Network & Saturdays at 4PM on UniMas
Previously on Lucha Underground…
Career vs. Championship. Tonight in the temple, Lucha Underground Champion Prince Puma will put his title on the line against Drago, who boss Dario Cueto has vowed to banish from Lucha Underground should he lose.
In the other major match on the show, Hernandez, Cage, & King Cuerno will battle in an #1 Contenders Match to be the next challenger to the Lucha Underground Championsip.
Here’s the lineup:
- Fenix vs. Killshot
- Argenis vs. Famous B vs. Ricky Mandell vs. Vinnie Massaro
- #1 Contenders Match: Hernandez vs. Cage vs. King Cuerno
- Lucha Underground Championship vs. Drago’s Career: Prince Puma vs. Drago
Jeff Hardy Breaks Leg – With Spandex
One-half of the TNA Tag Team Champions Jeff Hardy broke his leg in a dirt bike accident that was filmed by the other half of the tag team champions. The Hardys had recently won the belts in a tournament on Impact Wrestling after the were vacated by the Wolves due to an injury to Eddie Edwards. So it’s about this time I ask…are the TNA Tag Titles cursed?
King of Bad News – PW Torch
Bad News Barrett is your 2014 King of the Ring. Barrett defeated Neville in the finals of last night’s King of the Ring tournament.
Survey Time – WWE
How many of you came to see…WCW? Wait wrong survey. WWE is asking fans who they’d like to see Sting face next up on their website.
Verne Gagne Passes – Wrestling Observer
One of the most important figures in professional wrestling, Verne Gagne passed away at the age of 89. Gagne owned and promoted the AWA promotion and is responsible for training some of the biggest names in the industry. Condolences to the Gagne family.
Billy Corgan: Rock Star, Senior Producer of TNA Wrestling – Rolling Stone
Smashing Pumpkins frontman Billy Corgan has signed on to be the Senior Producer, Creative and Talent Development for TNA “effective immediately.”
Raw Fallout – WrestleZone
Check out reactions from the KOTR participants to their wins and losses from last night leading into tonight’s King of the Ring special.
King of the Ring Returns! – Wrestling Observer
The King of the Ring Tournament is back starting tomorrow night on Raw. It will be a two-night affair with opening round matches on Raw and the Semifinals & Final this Tuesday exclusively on the WWE Network. This will be the first KOTR in 5 years.
No Match for Rousey – PW Torch
UFC President Dana White said in an interview with the Fight Network that Ronda Rousey’s involvement in WWE is “one and done.” Now, he could be bluffing to keep future plans under wraps so stay tuned.
Punk to write “Drax” – With Spandex
CM Punk will co-write a new Marvel series focused on Drax from Guardians of the Galaxy.