-- For those who may have missed it yesterday, the July 20th edition of WWE SmackDown scored a 2.04 (2.0) cable rating, with 2,964,000 viewers..
-- AWA returns to ESPN Classic tonight, featuring the following matches…
* Jim Evans vs. Jonnie Stewart
* Jamie Magnum vs. Nikita Koloff
* Kent Carlson vs. Col. DeBeers
* Tom Bennett and Todd Becker vs. Texas Hangmen
* The Trooper vs. Larry Zbyszko
-- WWE tapes tonight in Kansas City, MO. Here is an early preview:
* The only thing advertised for tonight's WWE Smackdown tapings is WWE crowning a #1 contender for the World Title.
* Triple H is advertised for the tapings, likely in his usual non-televised role.
* After several weeks of regular non-televised appearances, John Cena is not scheduled for tonight's show.
* Sheamus will face Alberto Del Rio & John Laurinaitis in a handicap dark match.
* Rey Mysterio, Sin Cara, Daniel Bryan, Kane, Cody Rhodes, Ryback, Hunico, Drew McIntyre, Great Khali, and Natalya have all been advertised for tonight's tapings.