- Above is the Kickoff pre-show for tonight's WWE Hell In a Cell event, featuring host Jonathan Coachman with SmackDown General Manager Paige, WWE Hall of Famer Booker T, Peter Rosenberg and David Otunga. The pre-show will also feature Rusev Day vs. SmackDown Tag Team Champions The New Day.
- WWE NXT referee Drake Wuertz revealed on Twitter that three new female referees were training with the brand this weekend. He tweeted this photo with Yali Sapphire, Aubrey Edwards and Beckie Phillips. Aubrey, who has used the name Gearl Hebner on the indies, actually started with NXT back in the summer. WWE's first full-time referee started back in 2017, Jessika Carr (Kennadi Brink).
It was great to have these three ladies training with us this week at @WWENXT. Excited to see what the future holds for @thefemaleref @RefAubrey and @beckietheref #NXTVenice pic.twitter.com/AJmY8VGlKn— Drake Wuertz (@WWEDrakeWuertz) September 16, 2018