The Flagship: AEW Residency, NJPW Resurgence, Champion Carnival, CyberFight/WWE & more!

2h 59m | May 17, 2024

The Flagship returns this week with a full show covering NJPW's recent Resurgence show as well as a catch-up on the Best of the Super Juniors tournament, AEW's upcoming residency in Arlington, a look at AJPW's Champion Carnival finals between Jun Saito and Kento Miyahara, CyberFight looking to strengthen their relationship with WWE plus a lot of news on TV rights/deals including the NBA potentially moving to NBC, NWA's third TV deal, NXT staying on Tuesdays and more.

  • AEW Residency in Arlington: Today, AEW announced a new residency in Arlington, Texas, as part of their "Path to All In" tour. The tour will see multiple episodes of AEW Collision and ROH Death Before Dishonor held at the Esports Stadium in Arlington, Texas.
  • NJPW Resurgence & Best of the Super Juniors: Reviews and recaps of recent NJPW shows, including Resurgence and Best of the Super Juniors.
  • AJPW Champion Carnival: AJPW finished its Champion Carnival tournament with the final between Jun Saito and Kento Miyahara.
  • CyberFight/WWE relationship: CyberFight has a new President, and one of his main goals is to "strengthen the relationship with WWE." We'll discuss what it means for NOAH, DDT, TJPW, Marigold, and the Japanese wrestling scene.
  • TV Rights News: There is a lot of news on TV rights. The NBA is potentially moving to NBC and leaving Warner Bros Discovery; what does that mean for AEW? Does the NWA have a third TV deal? Plus, the CW confirmed that NXT is staying on Tuesday nights.

All this and much more on tonight's episode of The Flagship!

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