Various: WWE Crown Jewel Update, NJPW Super Junior Tag League Night 1 Results, Indies

WWE Crown Jewel Card Update

WWE officials currently have plans for Seth Rollins to compete in only one match at their Crown Jewel 2019 event later this month in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, the Wrestling Observer’s Dave Meltzer reported.

Meltzer reported that despite Rollins being advertised to compete in two matches at the event, WWE officials currently have plans for Rollins to only compete in the Universal Championship match against “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt and is expected to be removed from the Team Hogan vs. Team Flair five-on-five tag team match during next week’s set of television tapings.

NJPW Super Junior Tag League Night 1 Results

NJPW Super Junior Tag League 2019 Night 1 quick match results:

  • Volador Jr. & Titan defeated Tiger Mask & Yuya Uemura via pinfall (12:58)
  • Ryusuke Taguchi & Rocky Romero defeated TJP & Clark Connors via submission (15:37)
  • El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru defeated Roppongi 3K via submission (15:28)
  • Taiji Ishimori & El Phantasmo defeated Birds of Prey via pinfall (22:17)

Here is the partial card for NJPW Super Junior Tag League 2019 tournament Night 2, which takes place this Thursday at the Korakuen Hall in Tokyo, Japan. Night 2 airs live on New Japan World starting at 5:30AM EST.

  • Tiger Mask & Yuya Uemura vs. Ryusuke Taguchi & Rocky Romero
  • Volador Jr. & Titan vs. TJP & Clark Connors
  • El Desperado & Yoshinobu Kanemaru vs. Taiji Ishimori & El Phantasmo
  • Birds of Prey vs. Roppongi 3K

Misc. Wrestling News & Notes

Major League Wrestling announced that this week’s upcoming MLW Fusion special on beIN Sports was produced by Jimmy Havoc and is titled “Jimmy Havoc’s Slaughterhouse.”

Taya Valkyrie reportedly broke the record for longest ever Impact Knockouts championship reign this past weekend, according to Fightful. Taya’s currently owns the record at 283 days and counting, eclipsing the previous record of 279 days set by Taryn Terrell in 2014.

NJPW announced that due to the damage to the venue caused by Typhoon Hagibis, they have cancelled their Road to Power Struggle event on October 18th in Nagano, Japan.

ROH announced a new match for the card of their Final Battle 2019 event on December 13 in Baltimore, Maryland:
– ROH World Championship – PCO vs. Rush (c)