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SUN. UPDATE: Payback preview, UFC Countdown show today, Rusev's star stolen, Super match yesterday, WWE injury angle notes, Cena, big weekend coming, Bruno anniversary

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WWE Payback from the Baltimore Arena Sunday on PPV and WWE Network

*Seth Rollins vs. Randy Orton vs. Roman Reigns vs. Dean Ambrose for WWE title - With another show in two weeks with a title match, they need a strong angle or hook coming out of tonight to set the next show up.  I don't expect a quickie title change but that may be what they come up with.  Most expect Rollins to retain with help from Kane, but whatever they do, it has to clearly set up a match right away.  This should be a very good, if not great match.
*John Cena vs. Rusev for U.S. title in an I Quit match - One would think Lana will somehow cost Rusev the match here, bringing another step into her face turn
*Ryback vs. Bray Wyatt - Could go either way.  This is the first match of their program and I don't see it as a one-time thing, so a Wyatt win to bring it back would seem to make sense.  This depends a lot on how much time they are given and where it's placed on the show.  It's a hit-or-miss match. 
*New Day vs. Tyson Kidd & Cesaro 2/3 falls - This is to set up the Chamber match.  This could involve other teams coming out, but New Day winning with outside interference is what they've been doing.  With 2/3 falls, this is expected to be either the best match or second best match of the night, unless they do the rushing two falls thing that often gets done in 2/3 fall bouts.    
*Dolph Ziggler vs. Sheamus - With Ziggler winning last time, I could see Sheamus winning this time, but expect both in the IC title chamber match.
*Neville vs. King Barrett - These two have been having really strong house show matches and this could be a real sleeper.  I can see Neville doing more than usual given it's his first actual PPV match
Axel Mania & Macho Mizdow vs. The Ascension (preshow match at 7:30 p.m. Eastern time)
        On paper this show looks strong.  Everything on the PPV portion figures to be at least decent and most should be good.  I don't sense the interest level of a lot of shows given the four-way main event and the feeling of a "B" show, but for three hours of entertainment, it looks good.

Shooto Brazil airs on UFC Fight Pass at 6 p.m. Sunday

Felipe Froes vs. Paulo Guerreiro for featherweight title
Rony Torres vs. Benito Tavares
Luiz Cane vs. Ricardo Silva
Pedrinho Falcao vs. Thiago Manchinha
Guilherme Jacare vs. Edson de Souza
Felipe Colen vs. Alex Trem Bala
Oton Jasse vs. Marcio Breno
Ivan Paiva vs Antonio Pedreira
Yago Bryan vs. Carlos Eduardo
Guilhereme Doin vs. Denilson Oliveira
Matheus Nacacche vs. Alir de Oliveira
Elves Oliveira vs. Lucas Bigous

Raw will be live on Monday night from Richmond, VA.

Smackdown and Main Event will be taped on Tuesday night in Norfolk, VA.

The story behind the Elimination Chamber as a network special, why and how it came about, as well as a look at the next two WWE major shows, Payback and Elimination Chamber and NXT Takeover, is the lead story in this week's Observer.  We also have a look at the injury situation with Daniel Bryan, Sami Zayn and Hideo Itami.  We also look at the Mayweather-Pacquiao business, New Japan & ROH working together for big shows, a detailed story on Global Force Wrestling including talent and television outlets and the TV scene, a lawsuit that has nothing to do with WWE & UFC, but where the result will be very important to both, Tough Enough, has NOAH turned the corner, as well as the monthly business rundowns for WWE & TNA.

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The lead story looks at the addition of the Elimination Chamber show, why this is being done, plans for the future and how this relates to it, the Elimination Chamber card as well as notes on the Chamber matches.  We also look at Daniel Bryan and the poor job of pushing his appearance and how they are pushing the Payback main event.

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We've got a major piece on Global Force Wrestling.  We look at the talent list, notes on the schedule for different talent, notes on the taping schedule, different TV stations they are talking with, Spike talks about getting into wrestling, the business ideas behind all this, as well as thoughts on the talent and both who is surprisingly not listed.

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We look at last week's UFC show in Australia, the heavyweight title picture, the Mark Hunt stoppage and match-by-match coverage.

We also look at the latest Pro Wrestling NOAH major show, which included appearances by Kenta Kobashi and Yuji Nagata, as well as NOAH's Mitsuharu Misawa Memorial tour coming up next month.

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--Wrestler fired once from major promotion, doesn't last long on his return

--The Santo Memorial tournament for 2015

--Notes on the format of the AAA World Cup tournament

--Who is now heading two promotions at the same time and why the move was made

--Update on Dragon Gate's King of Gate tournament

--Minoru Suzuki promoting a show

--New Japan lineups for all the big shows in June as well as the Dominion PPV in July

--Notes on this year's Best of the Super Junior tournament

--Hall of Famer and health issues noted

--Shinya Hashimoto Memorial show

--Fujinami vs. Funaki Battle of Hall of Famers for the first time

--Notes from the AGON promotions and main event pay

--Notes on a promotion which claimed a TV deal and it falling apart

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--A look at TNA's Slammiversary show

--Notes on TNA's prospects on PPV

--Update on Jeff Hardy

--Notes on the best of five series between the Wolves vs. Aries & Roode

--Update on TNA money issues

--Update on TNA creative team

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--Who turned down an offer to come in

--TNA announcing situation

--Notes on TNA's relationship with AAA

--What happened with TNA and Wrestle-1

--Can TNA talent work for GFW

--Best stuff at the TNA tapings

--Updates on UFC PPV numbers

--Managers meeting and why

--Dana White's reaction regarding complaints about the Reebok deal

--An interesting legal question stemming from the deal

--UFC schedule notes

--Anthony Pettis injury notes

--Josh Barnett vs. Ryron Gracie

--Metamoris news

--Fight Pass promotion

--New Fight Pass deals made

--Rousey talks coaching vs. Cyborg

--Lots of new UFC fights

--Active UFC fighter sort of does a pro wrestling match

--Huge Bellator signing of Olympian

--This week's Bellator show 

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--Myself, Bryan and Tom Lawlor will be back tonight talking WWE Payback, UFC and the Nevada commissions new policies of drug test failures late tonight.  You can also send questions to the show, but it's best to concentrate on current topics because time will be limited, to

--Tonight's show is expected to be sold out.

--The only combat sports thing getting lots of traction as far as mainstream is GGG with 50,000 searches last night.  In sports, lots of NBA interest and The Preakness.

--It was 52 years ago today that Bruno Sammartino beat Buddy Rogers to win the WWWF title in Madison Square Garden for the first time.  If you look back from an historical perspective, that should be on the list for one of the biggest matches in history because it was really the match that kicked of the Sammartino legacy.

--The Countdown to UFC 187 will air on FS 1 today at 5:30 p.m. Eastern time.

--TNA announced today its 2016 U.K. tour with shows on 1/29 in Manchester, 1/30 in London and 1/31 in Birmingham.

--As noted earlier, the Brie Bella injury on Friday night was a work, as they did the exact same thing last night in Atlantic City. 

--People were raving about how great the ROH TV match with Shinsuke Nakamura vs. Roderick Strong was yesterday in Toronto.

--Rusev's star from the Russian Federation was stolen on Friday night.  I've heard conflicting stories, one saying it was at the arena and the other saying it was at the airport.  If he is wearing one tonight it means they had a new one made quickly.

--Titus O'Neil was named Celebrity Dad of the Year in the MEGA Dads awards.  This prompted his friend Dave Bautista to write:  "You're everything a WWE star should be.  Get out there and represent our company."  He then wrote about his lack of a push saying "WWE:  Sorry there's nothing for you creatively" and followed it by writing #sameoldbullshit.

--John Cena has to be honest when it comes to the weights at the very least.  There was a video of him doing a squat and TMZ wrote that it was with 600 pounds.  Cena then on Twitter wanted to clear it up saying it was 396 pounds.

--We want to send sympathies to Nigel McGuinness on the passing of his father.

--The first ROH show from Philadelphia is available right now for VOD at  Hopefully the second show will be up today.  


1968 - Giant Baba beat Killer Kowalski in Osaka to win the World League tournament
1974 - Mr. Wrestling (George Barnes) beat Larry O'Dea in Sydney to win the WCW TV title
2006 - Hiroshi Tanahashi beat Giant Bernard to win the vacant IWGP title that Brock Lesnar had vacated i Sapporo

--Another busy week upcoming, with the Wednesday NXT special, UFC's biggest show since January on Saturday, and the AAA World Cup on Sunday.  New Japan World will also have the jr. tourney with shows on Friday, Saturday and Monday mornings.

--Spike's next PBC show is 5/29 from the Barclays Center with Amir Khan vs. Chris Algieri as the main event.

--PBC will also be live on NBC on Saturday night.

--In picks from last night, Jack Encarnacao and John Pollock both went 4-1.  Encarnacao was the only one to pick Philippe Nover, which really should have gone the other way.  Pollock was the only one to pick Mark Munoz.  Me, Front Row Brian, David Bixenspan, Mike Sempervive and Steve Juon went 3-2 and Josh Nason and Mike Sawyer went 2-3.

--PWA on 7/3 in Meaford, ONT at the Fourth Canadian Training Centre.

--Victory Commonwealth Wrestling on 6/7 in Toronto at Lee's Palace.

--The Bruiser Brody Memorial show and 56th anniversary of the debut of Wrestling at the Chase from last night in East Carondelet, IL promoted by Southern Illinois Championship Wrestling with guest appearances by Stan Hansen, Barbara Goodish and former AWA announcer Mick Karch:  Jake Dirden & Bobby D & Daniel Gunner b Brandon Espinosa & Curtis Wylde & Bubba Troll, Ax Allwardt b Jim Hoffarth, Chaz Wesson b Waco, Gary Jackson b Barackus, Lucy Mendez b Paloma Starr, Keith Smith Jr. b Ken Kasa, Attila Khan & Chris Hargas b Ricky Cruz & Ron Powers, Flash Flanagan b Daniel Eads, Ron Powers won Bruiser Brody Memorial Battle Royal (thanks to Patrick Brandmeyer)

--Big Show is expected to return at TV this week.  He's been out selling the beating from Roman Reigns in the last man standing match.

--Trish Stratus will be a torch bearer for the Pan American Games.

--Not that this necessary means anything, but Chris Jericho is advertised for house shows this summer against King Barrett.

--Curtis Axel was given last night off from house shows to attend the induction of his father into the Pro Wrestling Hall of Fame in Amsterdam, NY.  It was a super emotional moment as he read the eulogy that his grandfather, Larry Hennig, gave to Curt Hennig at his funeral.  

--UCW from last night in Bay City, MI:  Brian Fury won Battle Royal, Danny Shay b John E Bravo, Black Bushido b Bryan Castle, Ingrid Isley b Shayla Hyde, Taeler Hendrix b Ingrid Isley, Ben Boone & Bry Sullivan b Kharma Police, Jake Something b Mad Dragon Hakeem Zane, Justin Mane b Brian Christopher-DQ, Dave Duponte b TK Parker, Caleb Stills b Gangrel (thanks to Leonard Brand)

--GOUGE from yesterday in Raleigh, NC:  Ivan Putin & Vladimir Ryker b Rob Van Pillman & Old School, Jimmy Jack Funk Jr. b Victor Andrews, Otto Schwanz & Zero Gravity b No Direction, Mickey Gambino b Juan Jeremi, Jakob Hammermeier b Seymour Snott.  Next show is 5/30 in Guquay Varina, NC at the Draft Line Brewery.

--Ken Shamrock vs. Kimbo Slice TV commercial at

--Wrestling bloopers at

--A Jim Ross interview in Baltimore, where he did a show last night

--Jeff Jarrett beat Matt Riviera to win the Western States Heritage title Friday night in King City, CA.  


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