SITD 6/9/21: Mickie James-NWA Powerrr, Kojima debuts on NJPW Strong

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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 see former Women’s Champion, Hikaru Shida debut a new look during the main event against Diamante, and Santana & Ortiz start to work their way back up towards a Tag Team Championship match.

NWA Powerrr comes off of its When Our Shadows Fall pay-per-view with Billy Corgan and the debuting Mickie James starting off the show with some major announcements. We also get the debut of BLK Jeez and a mysterious masked man makes his way to the promotion.

And on NXT UK, Pretty Deadly defends their Tag Team titles against Jack Starz and a mystery partner, Noam Dar, and Ilja Dragunov have a stellar opener, and Rampage Brown takes on Joe Coffey in the main event.

Also, the Joey Janela/Sonny Kiss dissension continues on AEW Dark, Satoshi Kojima debuts on NJPW Strong, Ari Sterling, and August Grey continue their hot streaks on 205 Live, the Survival of the Fittest Tournament starts on ROH, Mustafa Ali vs. Jeff Hardy on Main Event and more!

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