Jim Ross To Debut New Podcast Feature, NXT U.K. TV Preview, Kofi Kingston Turns 38

WWE |By Matt Boone |Wed, August 14, 2019 - 10:01AM EDT
Grilling JR Podcast To Debut "#AskJR" Segment This Week (8/15)

- In addition to the post-TakeOver: Toronto 2019 episode of NXT TV (Preview Here), the latest weekly episode of NXT U.K. TV will premiere today on the WWE Network. The show will feature Ilja Dragunov vs. Kassius Ohno.

- WWE Champion and the subject of the latest critically-acclaimed installment of the WWE 24 documentary series, Kofi Kingston, celebrates his 38th birthday today. The leader of the Kofi-Mania movement and the current top dog on the WWE main roster blue brand was born Kofi Nahaje Sarkodie-Mensah on August 14, 1981.

Also celebrating birthdays today from the pro wrestling world are former NXT World Champion Johnny Gargano, who turns 32, WWE Hall Of Famer Bob Backlund (70) and Bobby Eaton of the legendary Midnight Express tag-team (61).

- This week's episode of the "Grilling JR" podcast features the debut edition of his new "#AskJR" segment on the show. WWE Hall Of Famer Jim Ross took to social media to hype up this week's show. Check out his tweet, which includes information on how to participate in the inaugural installment of the "#AskJR" segment, below.

Also featured below is a tweet promoting the most recent episode from last Thursday, which was the special tribute show in honor of the late WWE Hall Of Famer and former eight-time NWA World's Heavyweight Champion Harley Race.

For more information on the "Grilling JR" podcast, check out the official page for the show at WestwoodOnePodcasts.com, or visit the official website for the show at GrillingJR.com. For more information on "Good Ole' JR," follow the current voice of All Elite Wrestling on Twitter @JRsBBQ.

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