It appears extra skilled wrestling content material shall be added to the TV schedule someday this 12 months.
Within the newest Wrestling Observer E-newsletter, Dave Meltzer cited a key participant in enterprise saying that a whole lot of offers are being talked about for 2021. The particular person advised Meltzer that extra individuals within the TV world are keen to speak enterprise now that issues are trying extra hopeful on the earth.
Meltzer added that the Friday at 10 pm timeslot after SmackDown has been mentioned by a number of corporations relating to a one-hour present. The thought behind that is that this is able to be an excellent time to air a wrestling present since so many followers are house due to SmackDown.
It’s unclear if Friday evening is what AEW is taking a look at for his or her new TV present or if this story is said to a different firm like Impression Wrestling or MLW. There are plans for a one-hour present on TNT someday this 12 months so Friday’s at 10 pm easter could possibly be a chance. That has been the timeslot used for a few of their pay-per-view countdown reveals.
WrestlingNews.co reached out to a supply to see if the extra hour on Friday was associated to WWE. We had been advised that there aren’t any plans for WWE so as to add an additional hour of WWE programming on Fox Sports activities 1 or elsewhere.