Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer is back tonight with tons to talk about,
First up there’s Raw from Monday night, featuring segments that clearly show the gap between New Japan and the WWE in terms of quality. There’s also the main event pitting Kevin Owens, Bobby Roode, Braun Strowman and Finn Balor in a fatal four way match.
There’s also news notes on New Japan’s upcoming shows, Jeff Hardy legal update, history of Dusty Rhodes and the 35th anniversary of the Road Warriors.
Mailbag has Jeff Cobb’s status with New Japan, Brock Lesnar returning to New Japan, Ronda Rousey/WWE/UFC Hall of Fame, CM Punk and Bellator, history of wrestling in Winnipeg, Kona Reeves and more. A fun show as always so check it out~!
Start - 33:58: Raw
33:58 - 37:08 : Anniversary of Dusty Rhodes’ death
37:08 - 48:45: 35th anniversary of the debut of the Road Warriors
48:45 - 53:34: New Japan future lineups
53:34 - 1:00:00: Wrestling Observer Hall of Fame thoughts
1:00:00 - 1:00:56: Rashad Evans’ status
1:00:56 - 1:04:59: Jeff Hardy pleads guilty
1:04:59 - end: Mailbag