SITD 6/16/21: New NXT UK Women’s Champion, Wardlow Week

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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 NXT UK, Kay Lee Ray defends her NXT UK Women’s Title that she’s held for 649 days against the Final Boss, Meiko Satomura as well as WALTER claiming he’s one of the most dominant champions in WWE history and will forever be the United Kingdom Champion.

NWA Powerrr starts off its tournament to crown the new National Champion, as we get JTG vs. Fred Rosser vs. El Rudo (Sam Adonis) in the main event, as well as Trevor Murdoch claiming he’s not done yet with Nick Aldis, more from the mystery masked man and Colby Corino states that ‘my dad is better than yours’.

And on AEW Dark: Elevation, we get eleven matches including the start of ‘Wardlow Week’, Matt Hardy looks on as Angelico takes on Mike Sydal, as well as Scorpio Sky vs. Alex Reynolds in the main event.

Also, Sonny Kiss tells Joey Janela that ‘Bad Romance’ is over on AEW Dark, Fred Yehi debuts on NJPW Strong, Grayson Waller debuts on 205 Live, the Survival of the Fittest Tournament continues on ROH, Mustafa Ali vs. Angel Garza on Main Event and more!

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