Wrestling Observer Radio with Bryan Alvarez and Dave Meltzer is back with tons to talk about including UFC on FOX results featuring a Fight of the Year contender, Superstar Shakeup this week in WWE, Arena Mexico, New Japan notes, a whole bunch of historical mailbag questions and tons more! A fun show as always so check it out~!
UFC on FOX leads us off, with Dustin Poirier defeating Justin Gaethje by TKO in the fourth round in a fantastic match that could be considered a Fight of the Year contender. Bryan and Dave run down the entire card.
Some discussion about the SuperStar Shakeup coming up on Monday and Tuesday. Names are thrown out regarding who could switch where and what feuds would make the most sense. There’s also talk about some more names that could be brought up from NXT.
Katsuya Kitamura is out of New Japan due to reasons that haven’t come to light just yet. Dave talks about him, the newest crop of young lions and the latest from CMLL. Dave also talks about what went down on Impact this week.
Mailbag questions for this week include if Sumie Sakai winning the Women of Honor title was the right choice, why Tsrutua dropped the Triple Crown before losing to Misawa in their famous match, the Gino Hernandez/Paul Boesch relationship, the Vince McMahon movie and more.
Start - 19:28: UFC on FOX
19:28 - 23:45: Superstar Shakeup
23:45 - 31:03: NJPW
31:01- 33:08: CMLL
33:08 - 37:23: Impact
37:23 - end: Mailbag