SITD 4/21/21: ROH’s 500th Episode, NJPW Cup USA Semi-Finals

Shot In The Dark 4/21/21
Photo Courtesy: AEW, ROH, NWA


John Siino reviews this week’s editions of AEW Dark, AEW Dark: Elevation, NXT UK, NWA Powerrr, 205 Live, NJPW Strong, Ring of Honor, and Main Event in under 15 minutes on Shot In The Dark.

This week, ROH presents its 500th Episode with a fantastic opener featuring Jonathan Gresham defending the Pure Championship against Jay Lethal, as well as brothers Mark Briscoe vs. Jay Briscoe.

NJPW Strong continues with the semi-finals of the New Japan Cup USA featuring Tom Lawlor vs. Hikuleo and Brody King vs. Lio Rush.

And on AEW Dark: Elevation, we get a rare appearance from Kenny Omega as he teams up with Konosuke Takeshita and MT Nakazawa to take on Danny Limelight and Mike & Matt Sydal.

Also, Sonny Kiss declares no more time for games on AEW Dark, Strictly Business causes havoc on NWA Powerrrr, former tag team partners go head to head on NXT UK, singles action on 205 Live and Main Event and more!

You can also check out video versions of our reviews on YouTube at

  • Tuesday – upNXT – NXT Review (Free Show/Twitch)
  • Wednesday – Shot In The Dark w/ John Siino (Free Show)
  • Wednesday – BDElite – AEW Review (Free Show/Twitch)
  • Friday – DEEP IMPACT – IMPACT Rebellion Primer (Free Show)
  • Friday – The Other Guys & WrestleMania SmackDownWatchAlong (Twitch)
  • Sunday – IMPACT Rebellion WatchAlong & Review (Free Show/Twitch)

But wait! There’s more! On the upNXT Patreon, Braden and Davie do retro NXT reviews, Best Match Ever, Top 5, Reviews from the 6ix, and tons more. This week’s schedule:

  • April 23rd: upYOURS w/ Chris Thunder – MCW Brewery Brawl 2019
  • April 24th: wasNXT – NXT March 13th 2013

Last week’s shows included Mortal Kombat (1995) Review, upNXTMania, BME Mania show stealers, and more!

Photo Courtesy: AEW, ROH, NWA

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