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 AEW Dark: Elevation, we have the fallout from Double or Nothing as Matt Hardy & Private Party seek their revenge on Jungle Boy and Christian Cage. We also see the debut of the Tate Twins as well the Dark roster’s reactions to performing in front of a full crowd for their first time.
NXT UK has Trent Seven vs. Sam Gradwell, Nathan Frazer vs. Sha Samuels, Kenny Williams debuts a new look as well as the next couple of television being set up.
And on NJPW Strong, Tom Lawlor defends his Openweight Championship against former Team Filthy mate Chris Dickinson, a new challenger is set up, and El Phantasmo vs. Wheeler Yuta.
Also, we get a special go-home Surge episode on NWA Powerrr, AEW Dark has five matches from their Fan Fest, newcomers take on veterans on 205 Live, 8-man action as VLNCE UNLTD takes on The Foundation on ROH, the long awaited blow-off as Ricochet takes on Mustafa Ali on Main Event and more!
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