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WEEKEND EVENTS CENTER – Nov. 20 & 21
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– WWE’s main roster is off this weekend before the Survivor Series PPV in Atlanta on Sunday.
– WWE’s NXT brand is in Venice, Florida on Friday and Ft. Pierce, Fla. on Saturday. All of the champions are scheduled including NXT champion Finn Balor, Women’s champion Bayley, and tag champions Dash & Dawson. Plus, Samoa Joe and Apollo Crews.
BIG FRIDAY SHOWS
– Ring of Honor tours Nashville, Tenn. on Friday night with a main event of The Briscoes vs. Young Bucks. Plus, ROH World champion Jay Lethal, a special appearance by Jerry Lynn, and two Women of Honor matches. (Full Show Info)
– Ric Flair and Ricky Steamboat headline Big Time Wrestling Friday night in Norfolk at the Norfolk Scope arena and Saturday night in Powhatan, Virginia. Also scheduled for both shows are Rock ‘n Roll Express, Scotty 2 Hotty, and Gangrel.
– Pro Wrestling Syndicate has a huge show Friday night in Sayreville, N.J. centered on Justin Credible’s retirement match. Also scheduled are Diamond Dallas Page, Scott Steiner, Colt Cabana, Raven, and Tommy Dreamer, who faces Credible. Plus, Homicide is a late addition replacing Buff Bagwell. (Full Show Info)
BIG SATURDAY SHOWS
– Omega Championship Wrestling tours Smithfield, N.C. on Saturday night. Jeff Hardy is scheduled to attend. The main event is Trevor Lee vs. Ethan Carter III vs. Matt Hardy for the OMEGA Title. (Full Show Info)
– CZW and WSU have a double-header Saturday in Voorhees, N.J. at Flyers Skate Zone. Included are The Dollhouse from TNA, “Blue Pants” Leva Bates from NXT, Havok, Team Tremendous, Lio Rush, Drew Gulak, and more independent stars. (Full Event Info)
– NWA Smoky-Mountain tours Kingsport, Tenn. with Jax Dane defending the NWA World Title against Arrick Andrews. Plus, Ray Rowe, Kid Kash vs. Chase Owens, and more stars in action. (Ticket Info)
– OVW is presenting a mega-card at Louisville Slugger Field in Louisville, Ky. featuring The Wolves, Shelton Benjamin & Charlie Haas, The Pope, Rob Conway, ODB, Rebel, a ladder match, a battle royal, and more.
– James Storm is wrapping up his Georgia independent run for RCW in Chatsworth, Ga. Notably, RCW is advertising the show as Storm’s “final trip to RCW before becoming full time with the WWE.”
ETC. SATURDAY SHOWS
– Former WCW star Lodi tours AIWF in Mt. Airy, N.C. Lodi is scheduled to defend the AIWF Title. … ECWA tours New Castle, Delaware with Matt Saigon vs. Sean Carr for the ECWA Hvt. Title. … Code Red Wrestling has an animal benefit show Saturday at Century III Mall in West Mifflin, Pa. … IWF Pro runs the IWF Centre in Nutley, N.J. … United Wrestling Coalition (UWC) tours Kelly’s Bar/Banquet Hall in Wrightstown, N.J. … Clash Wrestling tours the Taylor Town Trade Center in Taylor, Michigan. … Pro Wrestling Express (formerly NWA East) has their anniversary show at The Wrestleplex in McKeesport, Pa. (Local News Report & Interview)