We are just hours away from the start of Summer Slam and Episode 125 has all sorts of content related to what has already been an incredible weekend of pro wrestling action.
We kick things off with a huge preview of Summer Slam ’16 with Evan Makeba and The Butcher, our friends from The Max Wrestling Podcast. We leave no stone un-turned and all the matches get analyzed in this near 2 hour preview. Will The Miz retain his Intercontinental Championship? Will The New Day’s long reign as Tag Team Champs end? Can Roman Reigns conquer Rusev and win the United States Championship? Can Charlotte regain the WWE Women’s Championship? Can Randy Orton really take Brock Lesnar to Viperville? Can AJ Styles beat John Cena again? Who becomes the first ever WWE Universal Champion and can Dolph Ziggler take the WWE World Championship from Dean Ambrose? We cover all this in detail and some of our answers and predictions might surprise you.
We then review NXT Takeover: Brooklyn II. NXT put on yet another classic event last night and we cover all the great matches for you. How did Ember Moon and Bobby Roode do in their debuts? Could No Way Jose get event with Austin Aries? Could Johnny Gargano and Tomassa Ciampa capture the NXT Tag Team Titles from The Revival? Could Bayley hand Asuka her first defeat and take back the NXT Women’s Championship? And what happened in the NXT Championship match between Shinsuke Nakamura and Samoa Joe? We have all the answers for you here on Episode 125.
We then close things out by reviewing the Cruiserweight Classic matches from August 17, 2016. Jack Gallagher took on Akira Tozawa, Noam Dar battlds Ho Ho Lun, and The Brian Kendrick tried to keep his dreams alive when he battled Tony Neese. Who prevailed to advance to the Elite 8? We let you know here on Episode 125.