SITD 9/28/22: Daniels Turns On Uemura, Avalon returns to NWA

SITD 9/28/22: Daniels Turns On Uemura, Avalon returns to NWA
Photo Courtesy: NWA, IMPACT Wrestling, NJPW


John Siino reviews this week’s editions of AEW Dark, AEW Dark: Elevation, IMPACT Wrestling, Women of Wrestling, NXT Level Up, NJPW Strong, NWA USA, NWA Powerrr, and WWE Main Event in under 15 minutes on Shot In The Dark.

This week on NJPW Strong, Taiji Ishimori makes his return by taking on Alan Angels in the main event, QT Marshall puts out a challenge to Shota Umino, Ren Narita takes on the debuting Jakob Austin Young and Christopher Daniels turns on Yuya Uemura after their loss to Shane Haste & Bad Dude Tito.

On IMPACT Wrestling, we have the go-home show for ‘Victory Road’, as Brian Myers defends the Digital Media Championship in a Ladder Match against Bhupinder Gujjar, Heath challenges any member of Honor No More to a Street Fight, Motor City Machine Guns vs. Aussie Open and a Hold Harmless Contract Signing between Sami Callihan, Steve Maclin & Moose.

Peter Avalon returns to NWA USA in a six way scramble #1 Contender Match for the NWA Junior Heavyweight Championship against Kerry Morton, Mike Bennett, Colby Corino, PJ Hawk & Joe Alonzo.

Also, we go to Arthur Ashe Stadium for a ‘Grand Slam’ episode of AEW Dark: Elevation, a ‘Pretty Empowered’ Surge episode of NWA Powerrr, Dante Martin vs. Anthony Henry on AEW Dark, Andre Chase vs. Myles Borne on NXT Level Up, Leia Makoa (Reka Tahaka) vs. Glitch the Gamer (Vertvixen) on Women of Wrestling, Alpha Academy vs. Mustafa Ali & Shelton Benjamin on WWE Main Event and more!

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