SITD 5/12/21: Loser Leaves NXT UK match, Debuts on 205 Live


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 on NXT UK, we see former tag team partners Kenny Williams vs. Amir Jordan in a Loser Leaves NXT UK match, Nathan Frazer accepts a challenge on Supernova Sessions and Ilja Dragunov vs. Dave Mastiff comes to an abrupt end.

ROH saw the wrestling debut of Quinn McKay as she took on Angelina Love. EC3 & Flip Gordon reluctantly team up to take on The Briscoes, and PCO accepts an open challenge.

And on AEW Dark: Elevation we see the Dark debut of Jade Cargill followed by a business proposal, a showcase on Danny Limelight and Jungle Boy’s music gets altered?!?

Also, on NJPW Strong, Jon Moxley and Yuji Nagata face off in tag team action before their upcoming title fight, Varsity Blondes get a new addition to their team on AEW Dark, Thunder Rosa agrees to a match with serious stipulations on NWA Powerrr, we see two new wrestlers debut on 205 Live, Jinder Mahal and his new entourage debut on 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 – The Other Guys & SmackDown WatchAlong (Twitch)
  • Sunday – WrestleMania Backlash WatchAlong (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:

  • May 14th: Reviews From The 6ix – WWF Backlash 2001
  • May 15th: upYOURS w/ Brandon From NJ – Samurai Cop (1991)
  • May 16th: WrestleMania Backlash Review

Last week’s shows included Pee Wee’s Big Adventure (1985), WCW WarGames 2000 (Nitro Sep 4th 2000) and more!

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