- RAW Women's Champion Alexa Bliss celebrates her 27th birthday today. Bliss was born on August 9, 1991.
- As noted, Renee Young will be filling in for Jonathan Coachman on commentary for this coming Monday night's WWE SummerSlam 2018 "go-home" edition of WWE RAW. Paul Heyman tweeted the following reaction to the news on Thursday morning:
I applaud @WWE for the decision to have @ReneeYoungWWE sit in this coming Monday as a guest commentator on #RAW. The entire program has just been handed an instant upgrade. Bravo! A most worthy recipient of this extraordinary opportunity! https://t.co/ct3xOXt6IO— Paul Heyman (@HeymanHustle) August 9, 2018