WWE Extreme Rules weekend, WWE SuperShow events in Kentucky and Indiana (correspondents needed), ROH in Richmond (correspondents needed), Jonny Fairplay, Earl Hebner, Alex Wright
By Jason Powell
-WWE Extreme Rules takes place on Sunday in St. Louis, Missouri at the Scottrade Center. The top matches are Brock Lesnar vs. Triple H in a cage match, John Cena vs. Ryback in a Last Man Standing match for the WWE Championship, and Kane and Daniel Bryan vs. Seth Rollins and Roman Reigns in a Texas Tornado style match for the WWE Tag Team Championship. Join Chris Shore and I for live coverage tonight beginning with the free preview match on Sunday night beginning at 6:30 p.m. CT.
-Dot Net Members will be listening to an exclusive audio review of WWE Extreme Rules on Sunday night with Chris Shore and I discussing the event. They are currently listening to our WWE Extreme Rules audio preview as part of Thursday's Dot Net Weekly audio show. Join us on the ad-free version of the website by signing up for membership now via the Dot Net Members' Signup Page.
-Jonny Fairplay will be signing autographs at Xcon in Myrtle Beach S.C. on Saturday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ET. The actors who play Merle and T-Dog from Walking Dead will also be signing, and there will be a 4:45 screening of Ghost Trek episodes 1 and 2 featuring Disco Inferno, Colt Cabana, and Fairplay.
-We are looking for correspondents for the WWE and Ring of Honor weekend live events. If you are attending one of the shows listed below and want to help, send your report (or basic results) to firstname.lastname@example.org.
-WWE is holding a SuperShow event tonight in Bowling Green, Kentucky at E.A. Diddle Arena at Western Kentucky University. The advertised talent pool features John Cena, Sheamus, Alberto Del Rio, Ryback, Big Show, Jack Swagger, The Shield, Mark Henry, Kane, Daniel Bryan, Antonio Cesaro, Kofi Kingston, Big E Langston, AJ Lee, The Miz, and Zeb Colter.
-WWE is holding a SuperShow event on Saturday in Evansville, Indiana at The Ford Center. The show features the same talent pool as the Bowling Green event and the advertised main event is John Cena and Sheamus vs. Ryback and Mark Henry.
-Ring of Honor is in Richmond, Virginia on Saturday at the Greater Richmond Convention Center (Hall B) on Saturday with the following advertised matches: Jay Briscoe vs. B.J. Whitmer for the ROH Title, Kyle O'Reilly, Bobby Fish, and Matt Taven vs. Jay Lethal, Caprice Coleman, and Cedric Alexander, Kevin Steen vs. Jimmy Jacobs, The American Wolves vs. two members of SCUM, Adam Cole vs. Adam Page.
-TNA referee Earl Hebner is 64 today. He was born on May 17, 1949. TNA has the weekend off, so Earl will be able to celebrate this one with family and friends.
-Former WCW wrestler Alex Wright is 38 today. He was born on May 17, 1975.
-There are no pro wrestling shows listed for ESPN Classic this weekend. The AWA and UWF shows will return on Monday night.
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