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WWE Women’s Evolution Stomping Grounds Results: Who Won Becky vs Ember Moon, Shayna vs Naomi. Plus Preview Of Evolution

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WOMEN’S EVOLUTION STOMPING GROUND PLUS PREVIEW OF THIS WEEK’S EVOLUTION

RAW WOMEN’S CHAMPION SHAYNA BASZLER VS NAOMI

Renee: Earlier tonight Stephanie McMahon announced that if the Horsewomen interfere in this match then Shayna Baszler will be stripped of the title and Naomi will be awarded the title.

Paige: The Horsewomen make it a habit of interfering in every match. This will make this match fair for Naomi.

Renee: Let’s go to Charly Caruso with Paul Heyman and Shayna Baszler in the locker room.

Charly: Paul Heyman what do you have to say about the stipulation Stephanie McMahon put in place for Shayna Baszler’s title match tonight against Naomi?

Heyman: (Laughs)Stephanie I keep telling you that no one can compete with Shayna Baszler one on one. You want to bar Marina Shafir and Jessamyn Duke from ringside. That’s fine with me. What do you think about that Shayna? (Shayna nods her head in approval) I will go one step further, Stephanie. I will bar myself from ringside so the whole world can see Shayna destroy Rainbow Brite one on one.

Renee: Wow we won’t see Paul Heyman at ringside either.

Paige: Naomi go get this girl.

Naomi comes out first then Shayna. With both staring each other down Naomi starts to say you won’t have your friends to help you tonight.

Renee: Paige what are you looking for in this match.

Paige: Naomi is the faster of the two so she should be using her speed. Shayna is the better technical wrestler and she also knows several submission holds. I am expecting this to be a great matchup.

Naomi starts using her speed by avoiding Shayna’s power moves then gives her a series of arm drags. Naomi whips Shayna into the corner and follows her with a clothesline. Shayna is leaned up against the turnbuckle and Naomi fires kicks to Shayna’s chest. She whips Shayna to the opposite corner and charges after her. Shayna bounces off the corner and hits Naomi with a high knee to her jaw. Naomi falls flat on her back with her legs in the air and Shayna grabs one and gives her an ankle lock. Shayna has her locked in for about 20 seconds before Naomi reveres it. Shayna starts using her power for a flurry of suplexes and gets a near pin fall. Naomi gets the upper hand and gives Shayna a springboard cross body followed by a blockbuster. Naomi gets a two count before Shayna kicks out. For the next ten minutes, Naomi and Shayna are going back and forth. The match spills to the outside. Shayna goes for a spear on Naomi but she moves and Shayna crashed into the ring barriers. Shayna is staggering around when Naomi gives her a DDT on the outside. Naomi rolls Shayna back into the ring but she does not see Asuka heading out to the ring with the Money In The Bank briefcase.

Renee: Here comes Asuka with the briefcase. Is she going to cash in while Shayna is out?

Paige: I don’t think Naomi sees her yet.

Naomi hits Shanya with an Enzugiri. Naomi goes to the top for the split legged moon sault when she sees Asuka standing right in front of her outside of the ring. Naomi lunges at Asuka but she misses her. Shayna comes up behind Naomi and rolls her up but gets a two count. Asuka has not officially cashed in the briefcase yet. Shayna gets up and gives Naomi a suplex. Asuka gets into the ring and hits Shayna with a running knee to her jaw. Shayna goes down. Naomi gives Asuka a spear. Naomi picks up Asuka and whips her into the ropes and gives her a rearview.

Renee: Come on ref get Asuka out of there.

Paige: I still haven’t seen Asuka officially cash in the briefcase.

Renee: Asuka if your cashing in the briefcase then tell the ref.

Shayna is still down and Asuka gets to her feet and Naomi gives her a diving blockbuster. Shayna is now on her feet. Naomi super kicks Asuka out of the ring. As she turns around Shayna gives her a huge kick to her face. Naomi goes down and Shayna puts her in the fujiwara armbar and Naomi taps out. The winner and still Raw Women’s Champion Shayna Baszler.

Renee: That was a great match until Asuka got involved.

Paige: You have to feel for Naomi. She had the match in control but the presence of Asuka cost Naomi the Raw Women’s Championship.

SMACKDOWN’S WOMEN CHAMPION BECKY LYNCH VS EMBER MOON

Renee: This match looks to be a fight. We saw how Evolution ended this past week. Becky and Ember fought all the way through the crowd to the back.

Paige: Ember has to keep her emotions in check.

Becky and Ember go right at each other as soon as the match starts with both exchanging punches and chops. Ember whips Becky into the ropes and connects with a dropkick. Becky pops up and Ember gives her an arm drag followed by another arm drag. Then Ember gives Becky a head scissors takedown. Ember has Becky’s head still in the head scissors. Becky kicks out and hits a clothesline on Ember. Ember gets up and Becky bodyslams her. Becky quickly goes off the ropes and gives Ember a leg drop. Becky covers her and Ember kicks out right away. Becky runs toward Ember and gets caught with a step up Enzugiri. Ember picks up Becky and hits her with a butterfly suplex. Becky rolls out of the ring. Ember goes after her and pushes Becky into the ring post. Becky goes down hard. Ember goes to the top and gives Becky an eclipse on the outside. Ember puts Becky back into the ring and goes on the top rope for a frog splash. Becky picks up her knees. Ember rolls around the ring in pain. Becky gets to her feet and picks up Ember and gives her a pump handle side slam. Becky starts to work on Ember’s arm by continuing to drop a knee on her arm. Becky then grabs her arm and jumps over the top rope snapping her arm over the top rope. Becky hops in the ring and covers Ember but gets a two count.

Renee: Becky is softening that arm up for the Disharmer.

Paige: Ember needs to turn this around.

Becky whips Ember into the corner and follows up with a clothesline. Ember falls to the mat. Becky pulls her towards the corner and smashes Ember’s arm repeatedly off the ring post. Becky rolls in the ring to avoid the count out then rolls out and smashes Ember’s arm on the ring apron. Becky rolls back into the ring and covers Ember but she kicks out. Becky gives Ember a Bexploder and puts her in the disharmer.

Paige: Becky really has it cinched in good.

You can hear Becky scream to Ember to give up. Ember is trying to get to the ropes. Finally, she gets her foot on the ropes and Becky has to break the hold. Ember rolls out of the ring to get a breather. Becky follows her out and Ember catches her with a kick to her gut. Then a second one.  And a third one. Becky is bent over in pain. Ember is flexing her arm to get the feeling back. Becky picks her head up and Ember superkicks her face. Becky goes down. Ember rolls into the ring and rolls out to avoid a count out. Ember picks up Becky and powerbombs her onto the table. Ember puts Becky back in the ring and goes for the pin but Becky kicks out. Ember starts to scream as she is measuring Becky for a step up Enzugiri. Ember connects. Then she gives Becky a fallaway slam followed by snake eyes into the corner. Becky staggers to the mat. Ember climbs to the top rope and is waiting for Becky to get up. Becky gets up and Ember connects with a dropkick off the top rope.  Ember covers Becky and she barely kicks out. Ember punches the ring in anger.

Renee: Ember keep your emotions in check.

Paige: Ember is so close to winning she can feel it.

Ember picks up Becky and bodyslams her. Ember hits the ropes and drops a leg across Becky’s chest. Ember picks up Becky and gives her a DDT. Ember goes to the turnbuckle and is getting ready for the Eclipse. Outcomes Jessamyn Duke to ringside and hops on the apron. Ember is looking at her when the ref comes over and tells her to get off the apron. Marina Shafir comes from out of the crowd and pushes Ember off the ropes and onto the floor. The ref did not see Marina who is now kicking Ember on the outside.

Renee: I hate the Horsewomen.

Paige: Paul Heyman promised us that the Horsewomen would be watching Becky Lynch’s title defenses.

Becky now gets up and hits Jessamyn with a suicide dive. Jessamyn, the referee, and Becky all go to the outside. The ref is out. Becky and Jessamyn start going at it. Marina runs over to double team Becky. She knees Becky in the back. Jessamyn and Marina pick up Becky and drop her on the ring apron. They roll Becky into the ring. The ref is still out. Ember has now gotten up and runs and jumps off the ring steps and takes out both Horsewomen. Ember goes into the ring and covers Becky but there is no ref in the ring. Ember goes outside to get the ref and roll him in the ring. The Horsewomen attack her after the ref is put back into the ring. The ref is still out. Ember starts to fight off the Horsewomen. Becky climbs to the top rope and jumps on all three outside of the ring. Becky gets up and puts Ember back in the ring. Becky goes to whip Ember into the ropes but it gets reversed. As Becky hits the ropes Jessamyn pulls down the top rope and Becky tumbles outside of the ring. Naomi runs and dives over the top rope and hits all three women.

Paige: These two will do anything to win this match.

Renee: I can’t believe how physical this match has been.

Ember gets Becky back into the ring. These two are exhausted. Becky whips Ember into the ropes and follows her and they both clothesline each other. Ember and Becky are starting to get to their feet when the Horsewomen get on the apron. Marina gets in the ring and goes after Ember. Jessamyn is looking to go after Becky. Becky sees this and hits Jessamyn with a dropkick to her knee and Jessamyn hits her face the apron. Jessamyn is out cold on the outside. Becky looks over and sees Marina and Ember fighting. Ember whips Marina off the ropes and gives her a spear. Marina rolls out of the ring. As Ember turns around Becky hits her with a superkick to her face. She wakes up the referee who counts Ember out. The winner and still Smackdown’s Women’s Champion Becky Lynch.

Renee: Becky picks up the win even with all the interference.

Paige: Becky really earned this win. What a physical match this was. I can’t wait to see what happens on Evolution this week.

THE SHOW ENDS

PREVIEW OF THIS WEEK’S WOMEN’S EVOLUTION

How will Naomi and Ember Moon react to losing their title matches at Stomping Grounds? What in the world is Stephanie McMahon up to? Will Sonya DeVille get her hands on former best friend Mandy Rose? Also this week we have another first round match in the Queen Of The Ring Tournament with Lacey Evans facing Kairi Sane. Sarah Logan defends the TV title against Natalya. Bayley will be the guest on “A Moment Of Bliss.”

EMAIL ADDRESS IS BIGSPORTSFANANDMORE@OUTLOOK.COM

DISCLAIMER.  THIS IS MY CREATION AND NOT WWE’S.  I HAVE NO INSIDE KNOWLEDGE OR SOURCE WITHIN WWE.  THIS IS SOMETHING I HAVE CREATED AND IS NOT FACTUAL.  THE ONLY RULE I AM USING IS TO BE ON THIS SHOW YOU HAVE TO BE ON THE CURRENT ROSTER.  NXT INCLUDED.  IF YOU ARE LEGIT HURT LIKE NIA AND RONDA YOU WILL BE WRITTEN OFF TV.  I HOPE WHOEVER READS THIS ENJOYS IT.

IN ADDITION, AS YOU CAN SEE I DON’T SCRIPT A FULL MATCH THAT IS TOO MUCH WORK.  OBVIOUSLY, I DO SCRIPT HOW I WANT THE MATCH TO END.

 

WWE WOMEN’S EVOLUTION MONEY IN THE BANK EDITION

WOMEN’S EVOLUTION MONEY IN THE BANK PAY PER VIEW

At this time I don’t plan on having all women’s pay per views.  Maybe I will do one or two during the year. But for now, I will have my pay per views when WWE has them in real life.

My match order for tonight:

Smackdown Women’s Champion Becky Lynch vs Bayley

Women’s Money In The Bank Match

Raw Women’s Champion Becky Lynch vs Shayna Baszler

SMACKDOWN WOMEN’S CHAMPION Becky Lynch vs Bayley

Stephanie is at ringside with Tamina for this match. This was a good match. Not much bending of the rules. Becky would be the aggressor then Bayley was the aggressor. Several near pin falls for each. Stephanie ordered Tamina to give Bayley the advantage. Bayley did not seem pleased.  This was a very physical match and Bayley legit got close to winning several times. Tamina trips up Becky as she goes off the ropes and Bayley takes advantage. After giving Becky a stunner off the ropes she gets Becky in the Guillotine Choke wearing her down. Becky does not submit but was hurt.  Bayley gives Becky an exploder suplex followed by a second back suplex. Becky rolls out of the ring and Tamina picks her up and smashes her back into the ring post twice. Bayley rolls Becky into the ring and goes to the top rope and jumps off with a diving back elbow. Bayley then  locks Becky in a scissored Arm-bar.  Bayley stomps Becky’s head while she has this hold in. Becky is hurting and needs to do something big, Bayley goes to the top rope and comes down with a macho man elbow and Becky reverses it and puts Bayley in the disarmer and Bayley taps out. Becky wins the match but paid the price and she is definitely hurting as a result of this match.

WINNER IS BECKY LYNCH

MONEY IN THE BANK LADDER MATCH. PARTICIPANTS: Carmella, Charlotte Flair, Asuka, Lacey Evans, Alexa Bliss, Naomi, Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville.

Match Highlights.

  • At the beginning of the match, all the women look at Alexa Bliss and remember what she did during a Moment Of Bliss. They all get together to take her out of the match. She gets handcuffed to a gate near ringside. So she is effectively out of the match.
  • Asuka and Lacey square off several times during the match.
  • Naomi and Carmella take huge bumps a few minutes into the match and are not seen for a while.
  • Mandy and Sonya double team Charlotte. Sonya saves Mandy a couple of time when Charlotte tries to do some serious damage to her.
  • Asuka and Lacey fight on the ladders. Mandy and Sonya knock them off.
  • Naomi and Carmella get back in the match and all 7 women are going crazy with wild spots.
  • Mandy keeps directing Sonya to take out other women then tries to climb the ladder only to have another woman knock her off.
  • About 18 minutes into the match Sonya takes out Lacey Evans by throwing her over the ropes onto a ladder. Every other woman is down and Sonya climbs the ladder. Mandy gets up and pulls her down and yells at her before she starts to climb the ladder. Sonya pulls her down and they start fighting.  As they are heading towards the ropes Naomi using a ladder knocks them both out of the ring. Carmella then kicks the ladder into Naomi’s ribs knocking her out of the ring. Carmella starts to climb the ladder but Asuka jumps from the turnbuckle and dropkicks the ladder and Carmella goes crashing down to the mat. Asuka grabs a ladder and climbs up and wins the Money In The Bank Match

WINNER IS ASUKA

RAW WOMEN’S CHAMPION Becky Lynch vs Shayna Baszler

Paul Heyman comes out with Shayna Baszler. Becky limps out to the ring obviously hurting from a physical match with Bayley. Baszler goes on the attack immediately. Backing Becky into the corner with punches and kicks to Becky’s midsection. Baszler arm drags Becky to the match and goes for the twisted arm stomp. Baszler had Becky well scouted and wants to eliminate the Disarmher from the match by damaging her arm. Baszler with a Fujiwara armbar then is on the mat really trying to break her arm. Becky is hurt but won’t tap out. Baszler is working Becky all over and puts her in a stretch muffler. Becky still won’t tap out.  Becky finally gets some offense in kicking Baszler in the gut several times. Becky throws Baszler into the ropes and gives her a high knee to the jaw. Becky tried to put her in the disarmher but her arm is too damaged. Baszler gains the advantage again. Whips Becky into the ropes and gives Becky a fireman’s carry takedown.  Baszler drops a leg across Becky’s chest and goes for the pin but Becky kicks out. Baszler puts Becky in the Cross arm breaker submission hold and Becky just will not tap out.  Heyman is screaming from the outside for Becky to tap out saying Baszler is going to break your arm. Becky gets to the ropes after a while of being in that hold. Baszler puts Becky in a Kirifuda Driver into a submission hold but again Becky does not give up. Baszler stands Becky up and goes for a suplex but Becky reverses and rolls up Baszler and gets a 2 and a half count. Baszler kicks out. Baszler is now getting frustrated yelling at Becky to just lose already. The fans are screaming Becky’s name and she is trying to feed off the crowd. Becky tries to kick Baszler but she catches her leg.  Than Becky gives her an Enzugiri. She puts Baszler in the corner and using the ropes to spring her body kicks Baszler in the side several times. This could be Becky’s last chance here as the damage her body has taken tonight has worn her down. Becky does manager to ger Baszler into a Cross arm breaker.  Becky gets up and whips Baszler off the ropes and gives her a dropkick. Picks up Baszler and gives her a pump handle side slam. Becky goes off the top rope and leg drops Baszler and puts her in the disarmher. Heyman gets on the ring apron in front of Becky and Baszler gets up and drives a knee into her back. Baszler picks up Becky and throws her into the corner past the turnbuckle and Becky’s shoulder slams into the ring post. Baszler then puts Becky in the ring and again does a twisted arm stomp twice. Baszler then puts Becky in the Fujiwara armbar and Becky passes out from the pain and the ref calls for the bell and Baszler wins the belt.

EMAIL ADDRESS IS BIGSPORTSFANANDMORE@OUTLOOK.COM

DISCLAIMER.  THIS IS MY CREATION AND NOT WWE’S.  I HAVE NO INSIDE KNOWLEDGE OR SOURCE WITHIN WWE.  THIS IS SOMETHING I HAVE CREATED AND IS NOT FACTUAL.  THE ONLY RULE I AM USING IS TO BE ON THIS SHOW YOU HAVE TO BE ON THE CURRENT ROSTER.  NXT INCLUDED.  IF YOU ARE LEGIT HURT LIKE NIA AND RONDA YOU WILL BE WRITTEN OFF TV.  I HOPE WHOEVER READS THIS ENJOYS IT.

IN ADDITION, AS YOU CAN SEE I DON’T SCRIPT A FULL MATCH THAT IS TOO MUCH WORK.  OBVIOUSLY, I DO SCRIPT HOW I WANT THE MATCH TO END.

Sports Picks 5-21

After going 4-3 on Sunday to raise my figure to plus 6650 mellamonies I am back with 10 plays today. MLB picks are 200 and everything else is 100.

MLB

Take the A’s at the Indians

Take the Rockies at the Pirates

Take the Yankees at the Orioles

Take the Tigers at home vs the Marlins

Take the Mets at home vs the Nationals

Take the Brewers at home vs the Reds

Take the Astros at home vs the Whitesox

Take the Padres at home vs the Diamondbacks

NHL

Take the Blues at home vs the Sharks

NBA

Take the Bucks -3 at the Raptors

WWE WOMEN’S EVOLUTION

WOMEN’S EVOLUTION TV SHOW EPISODE # 5 May 8TH

SEGMENT 1

Contract signing

Stephanie McMahon opens the show in the ring.  There is a table and 3 chairs.

Stephanie: In 11 days at Money in The Bank we will have another first for our women’s division.  Becky Lynch “The Man” will be defending both the Raw and Smackdown’s Women’s Championship belts in two separate matches.  First, let’s introduce the challengers.  Bayley.

We hear Bayley’s music and she comes out to the ring.

Stephanie: Next we have “The Queen of Spades” Shayna Baszler.

We hear Baszler’s music and she comes out to the ring with Paul Heyman.

Stephanie: Now ladies and gentleman your Raw and Smackdown Champion Women’s champion “The Man” Becky Lynch.

Becky’s music hits and out comes Becky. All three wrestlers look at each other before sitting down.

Stephanie: Thank you all for coming and let’s hope we can be civil here during this contract signing.

Heyman: Stephanie do you mean my client?  Is the Queen of Spades and the next Raw Women’s Champion not civil?

Stephanie: Paulie why do you always make everything about you? (Heyman laughs)

Becky: Why am I even here? You two dopes come out here every week and argue like children. I am ready to sign.

Heyman: Champ Champ I would not be so eager to sign contracts. Your Raw title reign is coming to an end. You might still have the Smackdown title by the end of the night. That is until my client comes to get it.

Stephanie: There you go again Paulie. You think you got this all figured out.

Bayley: Just maybe Paulie I will have the Smackdown title and your client will have nothing.

Becky: Or maybe I knock all of your heads off your shoulders.

Heyman: Becky. You have no idea what your dealing with.

Becky: Hey Heyman does your client ever talk for herself or does she wear the pants in your partnership.

Heyman: Oh Becky how I enjoy your humor. My client is not here to play games.

Stephanie: Paul I don’t know who you think you are. Shayna Baszler I guess is unbeatable and maybe we all should just give her both titles and go home. (Bayley Laughs)

Heyman: My client prefers to beat up her opponents and not be given anything.

Becky: I came from nothing. I had to fight and (Heyman cuts her off)

Heyman: Please Becky not this story again. We are all a little tired of hearing it. Maybe my client should kick you in the face to shut you up just like she did to Bayley last week. Why don’t you ask Bayley what happens when you mess with my client.

Becky: Boy would I love to see Shayna vs Bayley.

Stephanie: I bet you would.  Becky are you afraid to fight Bayley at full strength?

Heyman: Yeah because Bayley can’t hurt my client. (Bayley and Stephanie get mad and Bayley and Shayne have a stare down)

Becky: I see a good match here. Stephanie why don’t you let me run this show.

Stephanie: Becky, would you like to see Bayley vs Shayna next week? WWE Universe would you like to see Bayley vs Shayna next week? (The fans cheer loudly) Then next week it will be Bayley vs Shayna. Becky’s Money In The Bank opponents going head to head.

Becky: This ought to be fun.

Stephanie: Hang on there Champ. It would only be fair if you also have to wrestle next week.

Becky: Bring it on.

Heyman: Stephanie might I make a suggestion?

Stephanie: Paul do you always have to talk?

Heyman: Stephanie I think you’re going to like this one.

Stephanie: (Stephanie looks at Heyman in anticipation) Go ahead.

Heyman: I think in the true spirit of this. Since Becky is wrestling two different opponents at Money In The Bank then she should have to wrestle two opponents next week in the same match in a handicap match.

Stephanie: Paul I like it.

Becky: Bring it on. I don’t care who my opponents are.

Heyman: You might regret that.

Becky signs the contracts and the segment ends.

Paige: Wow. Next week is going to be crazy.

Renee: I am surprised we didn’t see any fireworks during this contract signing.  Tonight we have Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville vs VBB.

Paige: We also have Lacey Evans vs Alexa Bliss. And we have the IIconics defending their tag team titles against the Sky Pirates.

We go to our first commercial break

SEGMENT 2

Naomi vs Alicia.  Naomi wins pretty easily as she gets ready for the Money In The Bank Match.

Kayla Braxton interviews Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville

Kayla: Mandy have you put your issues aside with Sonya?

Mandy: Issues? We have no issues.  Sisters fight sometimes.

Kayla: So you guys had a fight?

Sonya: Kayla, Mandy and I are totally fine. We are on the same page.

Mandy: Besides Kayla. One of us is going to win the Money in The Bank Match and the title will be with Fire and Desire.

VBB is in the ring already and outcomes Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville.

We go to our second commercial break

SEGMENT 3

Back from the commercial break, the match has started.

VBB wins as Mandy and Sonya collide while Sonya was standing on the ring apron.  Dana pins Mandy.

Stephanie McMahon is in the ring with an announcement regarding Money in The Bank Match

We go to our third commercial break.

SEGMENT 4

Stephanie: As everyone knows Money in The Bank is less than 2 weeks away and we still have one spot left.  We have had 7 qualifying matches already and I wanted to do something special with this last spot.  I was thinking hard about this and I have to come to one exciting conclusion.  So would the following women’s superstars please come to the ring? Natalya, Zelina Vega, Ember Moon, Nikki Cross and Ruby Riott. (All females come to the ring) I brought you all out here because you lost your Money in The Bank qualifying match. I am going to give all of you another chance to qualify for the Money in The Bank match. Next week there will be a gauntlet match with the winner getting the last spot in the Money in The Bank Match. (The wrestlers get excited in the ring)

Charlotte’s music hits and out she comes to the ring.

Charlotte: Stephanie are you serious. Are you really serious? A gauntlet match with these women? And the Queen is not invited.

Stephanie: Charlotte how many chances do you want?  You lost at WrestleMania. You lost last week against Bayley. Why should I give you another shot?

Charlotte: When you asked me to take out Ronda I did.  You promised me a championship opportunity and you backed out.  I want to know what is the issue you have with me.

Stephanie: You were handpicked by my father to win the match at WrestleMania. And you didn’t deliver. Why should we reward you?

Charlotte: I am a little confused here I thought you screwed over Ronda.  So you should have no issue with me.

Stephanie: Charlotte we did that because we didn’t fully trust you.  Look around this ring and look in the back.  This division is stacked with talent and we don’t need you.  We didn’t need Ronda and we don’t need Becky.

Charlotte: Really? So you need the Shemale? (looking at Moon). You need someone who is old and washed up (looking at Natalya). You need a tattooed freak? (looking at Ruby). (looks at Nikki Cross) I don’t even know what that is.

Natalya: (Grabs the mic from Charlotte) You need to watch what you say because there are 5 people in this ring that don’t like you.

Ember: We are sick and tired of you getting all the opportunities.

Charlotte: That’s because I earn them. I take them. And if I couldn’t beat any of you I would retire.

Stephanie: You would? Did I hear you right?

Charlotte: Yes you did.

Stephanie: I got an idea. If you want in the Gauntlet match your in. Under one condition. If you lose the Gauntlet match your WWE career is over. (Charlotte looks concerned) You just said you could beat any of these women.  So here is your chance to prove it.

Charlotte: (Looks around) I smell a setup.  But the queen accepts.

Stephanie: One other thing I forgot to tell you. You will have a match tonight. If you lose the match you will be the first entry in the gauntlet match.

Charlotte: Who is my opponent or is this going to be another mystery opponent.

Stephanie: I am going to go in the back and find something special for this big match. I hope you’re ready. Stephanie’s music hits as we go to commercial break

We go to our fourth commercial break.

SEGMENT 5

Nikki Cross and Mickie James are in the ring as we come back from commercial break.  We are waiting for the Riott Squad.

Charly Caruso interviews Paul Heyman and Stephanie McMahon

Paulie and Stephanie are talking in the back when Charly Caruso walks by.  We can hear Paulie say that’s a good idea let’s do it.

Charly: Stephanie have you decided who Charlotte’s opponent will be?

Stephanie: Yes I have.  Charlotte I hope you are ready.  Your opponent will be Bayley!!

Heyman: And Shayna Baszler. (Paulie is laughing)

Stephanie: And this will be a no disqualification match.

Charly: What two wrestlers will be facing Becky Lynch next week?

Heyman: Stephanie and I have decided that each of us will select one wrestler to face Becky Lynch. We will let you know who that wrestler is next week. (Heyman starts laughing)

Renee: Oh my god. I don’t like the looks of this for Charlotte. And Becky

Paige: We could be seeing the end of Charlotte Flair in the WWE.

The Riott squad is in the ring and Liv Morgan and Sarah Logan are working well together.  We see a much more vicious Logan in this match. Riott Squad wins cleanly.

We go to our fifth commercial break.

SEGMENT 6

Ember Moon vs Zelina. Good match.  Ember wins in a hard fought match.

Charly interviews Charlotte

Charly: Charlotte can I get your reaction to facing Shayna Baszler and Bayley in a no disqualification match.

Charlotte: You want my reaction? (Charlotte raises her voice) You want my reaction Charly? Stephanie continues to stack the deck against me and now Paul Heyman wants to get involved. (Charlotte shakes her head up and down) If they want a fight then they will get one.

We go to our sixth commercial break.

SEGMENT 7

Kayla Interviews Lacey Evans

Kayla: Lacey what is your mindset going into your match with Alexa Bliss.

Lacey: Alexa Bliss is a little troll who lays with pigs. What kind of lady has a pet pig?

Kayla: You have been insulting every woman that has crossed your path. What is your goal?

Lacey: I need to teach these so-called women how to act like a lady. Alexa your first lesson is tonight.

Sky Pirates are in the ring without Asuka

Paige: The Sky Pirates told Asuka to stay in the back because they wanted to win this match alone.

Out come the IIconics

We go to our seventh commercial break.

SEGMENT 8

Sky Pirates have dominated this match with the only offense IIconics have been able to mount has been by double teams. Sky Pirates have had several close pinfalls. Peyton and Billie keep rolling out of the ring to frustrate the Sky Pirates. Kairi hits a running DDT on Billie Kay. Then a Tokyo slam. Kairi hits the Insane elbow then puts the Anchor on Billie. Peyton runs into the ring to bait Io in.  Billie is tapping out but the ref does not see it. Kairi looks around and sees the ref arguing with Peyton and Io. She releases the hold on Billie and goes after Peyton. Billie rolls out of the ring. Kairi and Io double team Peyton.  Io lands a moonsault on Peyton and covers her for the win and new champions. Paige and Renee on commentary immediately say on air that Billie was the legal man in the ring and the ref got confused. Peyton is arguing this too as the Sky Pirates are celebrating with the titles.  A second ref comes down and tells the original ref what happened. The Sky Pirates already went up the ramp and the ref rules the match a no contest.

Charly Caruso interviews Mandy Rose

Charly: Mandy what happened out there tonight?

Mandy: I am not sure why Sonya was in the way. I was about to win the match and Sonya got in the way.

Charly: Got in the way?

Mandy: Yes. I thought we were on the same page. (Sonya walks by)

Sonya: You get pinned and once again it’s my fault. (Mandy walks away)

Charly: Sonya? (Sonya walks the opposite way)

Paige: It looks like the problems continue for Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville.

Carmella’s music hits and she joins the commentary team.

Paige: Welcome Carmella.

Carmella: Hello Paige and Renee huuunnnyy.

Renee: I noticed you’re still limping around. How is your knee? Will you be 100 percent by Money In The Bank?

Carmella: Mella will be money once again.

Lacey’s music hits and out she comes

We go to our eighth commercial break.

SEGMENT 9

Alexa’s music hits and Lacey goes out of the ring at her.  Both are brawling as the match gets into the ring.

Lacey gets the upper hand early on but Bliss fights back. Lacey hits the woman’s right to Alexa. Lacey then goes over to yell at Carmella and asks her how is the knee feeling? The ref jumps out of the ring and walks towards Carmella to keep the peace. Bliss gets to her feet and Asuka comes into the ring and superkicks Bliss and she is out. Asuka then slides out of the ring and hides. Evans turns around and does a moonsault on Alexa for the pin. Now she taunts Carmella again and tells her to get in the ring so she can finish the job. Asuka sneaks back into the ring and goes behind Lacey. Carmella starts to laugh and says look behind you. Lacey turns around and Asuka gives her a running knee knocking Lacey out of the ring in front of Carmella.  As Lacey stands up Carmella all of the sudden shows she was playing possum and superkicks Lacey before walking to the back.

Kayla interviews Paul Heyman.

Kayla: Paulie is there any way your client Shayna Baszler can co-exist with Bayley for one night?

Heyman: Kayla my client the Queen Of Spades is all about business.  We have a plan and a purpose here and we are going to stick with it.

Kayla: Last week Shayna Baszler kicked Bayley. Do you think Bayley will try to get even with your client?

Heyman: If Bayley knew what was good for her she will stay out of my client’s way.  Bayley will have to deal with my client next week.

We go to our ninth commercial break.

SEGMENT 10

Paige: Next week on A Moment of Bliss we will have all 7 participants in the Money in the Bank match.  That should be interesting.

Renee: Also we have the two women who are teaming up in the main event tonight going one on one in Shayna Baszler and Bayley. Also Becky Lynch will be in action against two women.

Paige: Not to mention we will have the Gauntlet match to determine the last entry in the Money In The Bank Match.

Shayna Baszler comes down to the ring with Paul Heyman followed by Bayley and Stephanie McMahon.

Outcomes Charlotte Flair.

The match is really a 2 on 1 with Bayley and Shayna double teaming Charlotte. After several minutes Shayna and Bayley start to argue with each other. Shayna throws Charlotte out of the ring and starts to fight with Bayley. Shayna DDT’s Bayley as Charlotte goes under the ring and grabs a kendo stick. She goes back in the ring and starts to beat Shayna with the kendo stick. Paul Heyman goes under the ring and finds another Kendo stick as Stephanie baits Charlotte from the outside. Heyman hands the kendo stick to Shayna and they start exchanging shots. Bayley gets up and goes after Shayna and finds herself in the middle of a kendo stick crossfire. Both Charlotte and Shayna are swinging the kendo sticks wildly hitting each other and Bayley. Bayley falls down and rolls out of the ring. Stephanie hands a metal pipe to Bayley. Charlotte’s kendo stick has splintered down to nothing. Charlotte has been worn down from getting double teamed and Shayna is going in for the kill now. Shayna hits the ropes but Bayley grabs at her legs and pulls her out of the ring and hits her in the midsection with the pipe. Bayley slides into the ring and a dazed Charlotte goes for a last grasp spear.  Bayley sidesteps her and she hits the post hard. Bayley is sizing her up as Shayna starts to get back into the ring.  Bayley runs and hits Charlotte across the jaw with the pipe knocking her out cold. Shayna charges at Bayley. Bayley at the last second sees her and hits Shayna in the head with the pipe. Shayna falls on top of Charlotte and the ref counts out Charlotte. Paul Heyman has a stunned look on his face. Stephanie comes into the ring as Bayley is standing with one foot on Shayna who is out cold on top of Charlotte who is also out cold as the show ends.

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NO LIMITS EPISODE # 4 May 1st

SEGMENT 1

Paul Heyman opens the show with Shayna Baszler in the ring.

Heyman: My name is Paul Heyman.  Looks around and smiles.  And I am the representative for your Queen Of Spades Shayna Baszler. There is only one thing for me to say.  Have we got your attention now?  If you need a refresher of what my client Shayna Baszler has done the last two weeks please look at the screen.  (Video shows Shayna laying waste to Charlotte twice and also Tamina) Now, what’s next for my client.  Is there someone else she can beat up? (Paulie rubbing his head then smiles) OOH, How about Becky two belts?  The champ champ The Man or whatever else she is calling herself these days.  Maybe it’s time to go after the top dog.  That’s if she is finished playing with the puppies in this division.

Becky’s music plays and out she comes.

Becky: You know Paulie you come out here with this dope and you say a lot of stuff.  You have a problem with Charlotte and you rough her up.  Big deal I already did that.  You then go after the McMahon family. Big deal I already did that.  Now, this Queen of Spades wants a piece of me.  I will slap her head right off her should(Paulie cuts her off)

Paulie: You better watch your tone with my client. Let’s not make promises you can’t keep.  You see when you and Charlotte took out our friend Ronda Rousey you woke up something inside of my client.  The fire is always burning inside.  But now gasoline has been poured all over it. My client is angry and let me assure you that you can’t handle the fire my client will bring.  Shayna Baszler does not need anyone’s help.  Believe me.  Have you been watching the last two weeks?  Have you seen what my client is capable of.  You have been swimming in the shallow side of the pool.  My client resides in the deep end.  Do you dare to swim with the sharks?

Becky: Your friend was the baddest woman on the planet and I not only beat her but took her out. (paulie interrupts again)

Paulie: Uhh Champ Champ the whole world saw that Ronda’s shoulders were up.  You beat nobody.  Stephanie McMahon screwed over Ronda Rousey.  So this whole character you have built for yourself is only a lie.

Becky: Laughs well I got these two belts around my waist.  But it’s typical of you and everybody else to try to take that moment away from me.  I will defend these belts any time any where any place.

Paulie: I really hope you mean it because we are here to officially challenge you for those belts at the Money In The Bank Pay Per View.  Are you game?  Prove to my client that you are the Man and not Raggedy Ann.

Becky: I accept.

We hear Stephanie McMahon’s music and she comes out but stays on the ramp.

Stephanie: I hate to break up this party but neither of you have the power to make matches.  Paulie this is not the ECW.  And we know what you did to that company.  What makes you think you can just make your own matches.

Paulie: Stephanie the PPV is coming up and why isn’t our champion booked to defend her title?  Didn’t we already prove to you that we mean business? Or do we need to set another example?

Stephanie: Set another example? Just who do you think you are?  I can have your client taken out whenever I want.

Paulie: Oh really.  Stephanie if you could have you would have done it last week.  But we are here for business.  And my client wants those championship belts.

Becky: You know I am standing right here.  And I am getting sick and tired of people trying to take away my mom(Stephanie interrupts Becky)

Stephanie: Becky this is about Paulie and me so but out. (Becky gets mad and yells toward Stephanie)

Paulie: If you need me to book this for you then I will.  Becky Lynch has two belts.  So I say she has to defend each belt in separate matches.  One vs my client and the other one vs whoever you want.  Becky says she is a fighting champion.  Let her prove it.

Stephanie: For once Paulie you have a good idea.

Becky:  Bring it on.  I fought hard to get these titles.  Just imagine how hard I will fight to keep them.

Paulie: My client is requesting to get the first match against Becky.  Just so there are no excuses.

Becky: I never make excuses about anything.

Stephanie: Is that what you want?  Is this what the WWE Universe wants?  We will have Becky Lynch vs Shayna Baszlar for the Raw’s Women’s Championship.  And for the Smackdown Women’s Championship, it will be Becky Lynch vs(Stephanie starts to think about it.)  Before Stephanie can name a person we see Charlotte’s face on the titantron.

Charlotte: Stop right there.  Just stop right there. Stephanie, I hope you’re not going to screw me over again. I never lost my title at Wrestlemania.  That’s my rematch

Becky: There she goes Ric’s daughter feeling entitled again. Stephanie how many more times do I have to beat this dope.

Stephanie: Charlotte you expect me to give you a title match after what you have been doing to me?

Charlotte: What I have been doing to you? I have been getting screwed over since Wrestlemania. You know it’s the right thing to do.  I am the Queen. You owe me.

Paulie: My client is the Queen slayer.

Charlotte: My father never liked you Paulie(Paulie starts laughing) Stephanie I am the Queen of this woman’s division.  Little Becky is just borrowing my championship belt

Stephanie: I am not just going to give you a world title match.  So here is what I am going to do.  If you can win your match later on tonight you will challenge Becky Lynch for the Smackdown’s women title at Money In The Bank.

Charlotte: Who is my opponent?

Paulie: Don’t look at my client.  She has already earned a title shot.

Charlotte: Who is my opponent?

Stephanie: You will find out later tonight.  One other thing.  Paulie if Shayna Baszler gets involved during the match she will lose her title shot.

Paulie: Now your finally thinking Stephanie.  We already got what we want.

Becky and Shayna get into a stare down before Becky’s music plays.

Paige: What a night we have in store for you.  As we just heard Charlotte Flair will be facing a mystery opponent with the winner facing Becky Lynch at Money In The Bank for the Smackdown Women’s Title.

Renee: And Shayna Baszler will be facing Becky at the PPV for the Raw’s Women’s title.  Double duty for The Man at Money In The Bank.

Paige: When you want to be The Man and hold both titles then you need to defend both belts.  Becky might have bitten off more than she can chew. Tonight we have in a Money In The Bank Qualifying match Naomi vs Ruby Riott.  We also will have two participants in the Money In The Bank match going one on one when The Princess of Staten Island Carmella faces off against the Sassy Southern Belle Lacey Evans.

Renee:  I can’t wait to see that match.  Also after the events of last week’s matches, we have two matches set for tonight.  Mandy Rose will be facing off against Ember Moon.  We saw last week Mandy Rose getting involved and costing Ember Moon the match against her tag team partner Sonya Deville.  Also, Sonya Deville gets to pay for the sins of Mandy Rose and faces off against Beth Phoenix.

Paige: We also have VBB off their first win last week taking on Mickie James and Nikki Cross.  We also have the IIconics defending their tag team titles against from what we have been told one of the best women’s tag teams in the world.

Renee: Wow that sounds exciting.  Also in a Moment of Bliss we have the Sky Pirates with Asuka.  Get ready for another action packed show.

Charly is in the back with Naomi

Charly: Naomi how are you feeling going into one of the biggest matches of your career.

Naomi: Charles I am feeling great tonight.  I am ready.  I want to taste that championship belt once again and this is the first step.  Ruby Riott get ready to Feel The Glow.

We see Sonya Deville in the ring.  Outcomes Beth Phoenix with Natalya.  Beth Phoenix is in charge.  Sonya takes control for a couple of minutes trying to cut down Beth at the legs.  Beth recovers and whips Sonya into the ropes and clotheslines her.  Picks her up and body slams her.  Gets her up and delivers a Glam Slam for the win.

In the locker room, we see the Riott Squad.  There are definitely some issues here.

Ruby: Ok things got a little out of control last week.  I really need both of you by my side tonight.

Sarah: That’s ok.  I am going to sit this one out.  You said you didn’t need us to win.  Prove it.

Liv: (looking concerned) Sarah we have been through so much.  All three of us.  We all said some things we didn’t mean.  Let’s all apologize and put it behind us. Ruby(Liv looks at Ruby) Sarah(Liv looks at Sarah)

Ruby and Sarah just stare at each other.

Ruby: I have a match to get ready for.

Liv and Sarah start talking as we head back to the ring.

In the ring is Mickie James and Nikki Cross and their opponents VBB.  The match starts as Lana and Dana are double teaming Mickie. Lana keeps baiting Nikki to get into the ring while Dana goes to work on Mickie.  Finally Mickie makes the tag and Nikki comes in wild flooring both members of VBB. Nikki charges at Dana and she misses and hits the ring post hard.  Mickie runs into the ring and Lana takes her out of the ring and they start brawling.  Dana gets the pin on Nikki using her tights as leverage. Winner VBB.

We see Charly Caruso in the back with Carmella.

Charly: Carmella you are the first ever woman to win the Money In The Bank Match.  Tonight what are your thoughts on facing one of your opponents in the match Lacey Evans.

Carmella: Money In The Bank is a few weeks away and I need to get my mind right for this most dangerous match.  And as you know I won this match twice so I know how to win.  Zelina Vega watch your back because you won’t know when I am coming but I am coming huuunnnny.

Charly: Your thoughts on Lacey Evans tonight.  Lacey interrupts the interview.

Carmella: I am surprised you didn’t hit me from behind like you always do huuunnnnyyyy.

Lacey: Are you speaking English. A lady never talks like that.  But you are from Staten Island and we know what kind of trash comes from Staten Island.

Carmella: It’s time someone whips your ass

Lacey: I have seen this movie before sugar.  Lady (points to herself) (Then points to Carmella) and the Tramp.

Carmella: (gets right into Lacey’s face) I will see you in the ring.

The IIconics are defending their titles next.

Charly is backstage with Charlotte Flair.

Charly: Charlotte what are your thoughts about your match tonight?

Charlotte: People say I am entitled.  But this is the second time I am having a match to get a title shot where my opponent is a mystery.  I guess I am so good that I need to be at a disadvantage.

Charly: Are you concerned about Shayna Baszler interfering in your match.

Charlotte: I hope I do see her tonight.  I have to settle a score with her.  (Charlotte looks around) Seems like I have a lot of scores to settle around here. (Charlotte walks away)

Paige: Things are getting freaky backstage.

IIconics are in the ring with a local jobber team.  IIconics grab the mic

Peyton: The IIconics are fighting champions and tonight we will prove it by beating the best Japanese tag team in the world.

Billie: After all, we are International treasures.  Once we win this match tonight this moment will become

Billie & Peyton: IICONIC

IIconics win the match in 2 minutes.

Charly with VBB

Charly: Dana Lana you guys have won 2 straight matches how do you feel.

Dana: All I wanted was a chance.  This is my life and I have given my life to this business.  Lana feels the same way as I do.  We are just two ladies who wanted a chance to compete.

Lana: I have done everything asked of me and I still wasn’t given anything.  Dana and I just decided to take what we want.

We see Mandy Rose walking towards the ring. Ember Moon comes out for a match with Mandy Rose.  Ember starts taking the fight to Mandy hitting her with chops and knees. Ember keeps yelling you want to get involved in my matches.  You want to rob me of my title chance.  Mandy gets an advantage by poking Ember’s eye.  Mandy snapmares Ember by her hair.  This gets Ember enraged.  She regains the advantage and pummels Mandy for a few minutes before winning the match with the Eclipse.

We see Stephanie McMahon in the back talking to someone we can’t see.

Stephanie: I have faith in you.  I know you are going to win this match and face Becky Lynch.  Don’t worry about anything.  I got your back

A Moment Of Bliss starts as Alexa Bliss comes out to the ring.

Alexa: Welcome to A Moment Of Bliss.  And my guests today have made a big impact at No Limits.  Please welcome Asuka and the Sky Pirates Kairi Sane and Io Sharai.

The 3 Japanese stars make their way to the ring.

Alexa: Welcome to A Moment Of Bliss.  Who is the Leader of this group?

Asuka: We don’t have a leader.

Alexa: Excuse me.

Kairi: We have no leader

Alexa: I am sorry I don’t understand what you are saying

Asuka: Are you making fun of us

Alexa: Not at all I like Chinese people.

Io: (Talking very loudly) We are from Japan, not China

Alexa: Okay my mistake.  So Kairi.  They call you the Pirate Princess.  Asuka you’re the Empress of tomorrow and Io what are you?

Io: Genius Of The Sky

Alexa: I am sorry I don’t speak Korean.

Io: It’s Japanese (Alexa laughs) Is something funny to you?

Alexa: This is my show and I ask the questions.

Kairi: So ask us a question.

Alexa: The IIconics.  You seem to have something going on with the IIconics.  Don’t you think it’s unfair there are 3 of you and only 2 of them?

Io: We don’t cheat.

Alexa: Please answer the question.  (Io looks confused and Alexa sighs) You three can’t talk.  Now you can’t hear.  I seriously need to talk to my agent about booking better guests.

Asuka: You know something you have a big mouth. Maybe I will shut you up during the Money In The Bank Match. Or maybe I can just shut you up now. (The three of them start to surround Alexa) What do you have to say about that?

Alexa: (Points to something) Duck

Suddenly the IIconics appear and Billie Kicks Io in the face and Peyton kicks Kairi in the face and Alexa kicks Asuka in the face. They start to pummel each one before kicking them out of the ring. Bliss picks up the mic

Alexa: And that ends A Moment Of Bliss

We see Liv Morgan and Sarah Logan in the back

Liv: Are you going ringside for Ruby’s match?

Sarah: No. She said she can handle it by herself.

Liv: We are a group.

Sarah: You can go if you want.  I am staying right here.

We go to our sixth commercial break.

SEGMENT 7

Ruby Riott comes out to the ring alone.

We see Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville in the locker room.

Mandy: Where were you when Ember Moon was savagely attacking me.

Sonya: Mandy it’s always about you.  I had to deal with Beth Phoenix because of you.  Where were you when I needed you.

Mandy: I had a match to get ready for.

Sonya: Really.  I see where this is going.

Mandy: (looking upset now)I am sorry.  We are better together than apart.  Besides (Mandy looks around) seeing how things are going around here we all could use someone to watch our back.  Mandy sticks out her hand.

Sonya: (Thinks about it then sticks her hand out) Okay.  We cool.  But at Money In The Bank, it’s every woman for herself.  Mandy walks away.

Feel the Glow starts to play and outcomes Naomi.

The match starts with Ruby gaining the early advantage. Naomi starts to fight back.  Liv Morgan starts to come out to the ring.  Sarah comes out and grabs her and both watch the match from the top of the ramp.  Naomi hits a high knee to the jaw stunning Ruby.  Then Naomi hits a rear view and a split legged moon salt for the pin.  After the match, Liv goes to the ring to console Ruby.  Sarah goes back to the locker room.

We see Carmella warming up for her match.

Carmella heads out to the ring first followed by Lacey.  We see both wrestlers sizing each other up before one makes a move.  They lock up and Lacey shows her power.  Carmella relies on her speed to keep Lacey off balance.  Lacey backs Carmella into the corner and yells I need to teach you some manners.  Carmella kicks her in the gut. (We see Zelina Vega watching the match on TV in the locker room) This match goes back and forth and is very physical.  Lacey lands a kick to the back of the knee hurting Carmella.  Lacey gets Carmella outside the ring and rams her knee into the ring post twice.  Carmella is grabbing her knee when the referee orders Lacey back in the ring and attends to Carmela’s knee.  Lacey is walking around the ring saying Carmella needs to be taught manners.  Carmella makes her way to her feet and Lacey runs at her and slides to try to kick her.  Carmella catches her leg and bends Lacey’s body and she catches her throat on the bottom rope.  Carmella makes her way back in the ring still favoring her knee.  She whips Lacey into the turnbuckle but collapses.  The ref again is checking her knee.  Lacey sees Alexa Bliss come up on the apron and Lacey lunges for her.  Alexa ducks and rams a shoulder to her gut through the ropes then snaps her head on the top rope dazing Lacey. Carmella staggers behind Lacey and rolls her up for the pin.  Carmella quickly rolls out of the ring grabbing her knee.  Carmella wins and Lacey looks at Alexa.  Alexa smiles and laughs at Lacey.  Lacey asks for a microphone and challenges Alexa to a match next week.

Paige:  We have been told that Alexa Bliss has accepted Lacey Evans’ challenge and that match will happen next week.

Renee: Also Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville are back on the same page and will be facing VBB.

Becky Lynch has joined the commentary team for this match.

Paige: Welcome champ

Becky:  Thanks I am glad to be here

Renee: Hi Becky.  Can I ask you if you have any concerns about having 2 matches at Money In The Bank plus having to worry about the winner of the briefcase.  You could lose both belts.

Becky: I know I got a big bullseye on my back.  I am ready to take on all challengers.

Outcomes Charlotte Flair to the ring and she is waiting for her opponent.  We hear Stephanie’s music play and she comes out to ringside. Charlotte grabs a mic

Charlotte: Hey Stephanie where is your mystery opponent.  I’m waiting.  (Stephanie just smiles) Then Charlotte points at Becky and says: Looks like you got another bodyguard.

Becky: This dope better worry about her opponent and not The Man.

Paige: Do you know who the opponent is?

Becky: Doesn’t matter neither one is beating me.

Then we hear Bayley’s music hit.  Charlotte looks at the ramp and is ready to fight.  Bayley comes through the crowd and sneaks up behind Charlotte and attacks her.  Bayley knocks Charlotte to the mat and is stomping her.  This is as vicious a Bayley as we have ever seen.  Bayley is really roughing up Charlotte.  Bayley puts Charlotte in a headlock and is punching her head repeatedly.  Bayley hits the ropes and dropkicks Charlotte who was sitting on the mat.  Bayley goes for a pin and gets a two count.  Bayley picks up Charlotte and kicks her in the gut then Belly to Bayley.  Two count.  After a few minutes, Charlotte starts to go on offense.  Charlotte screams in anger and starts chopping and kicking Bayley as she is in the corner. Charlotte gets Bayley and gives her a backbreaker then an exploder suplex.  She goes for the figure 8 and Bayley rolls out of the ring.  Charlotte goes after her and clotheslines her from behind.  Bayley goes into the announce table. Becky gets up to get out of the way.  Charlotte is squaring up for the Queen’s boot but Bayley ducks and she hits Becky by accident knocking her down.  Stephanie stands up and Charlotte turns to go after her.  Bayley from behind plants a knee in Charlotte’s back and she goes flying into the ring post.  The referee is trying to get this match back in the ring.  Bayley rolls into the ring.  Becky gets up and looks at Charlotte who has made her way to her feet and superkicks her in the face.  Becky rolls her into the ring.  Bayley picks up Charlotte and gives her an exploder suplex.  Bayley to the top rope and drops an elbow on Charlotte and gets a two count.  Stephanie is now standing by ringside and yelling to Bayley to finish her off.  Bayley picks up Charlotte and jumps on her back and puts a sleeper hold on her.  Charlotte drops a backpack stunner on Bayley.  Quickly she puts Bayley in the figure 8.  Bayley can’t reach the ropes.  Stephanie hops on the ring apron to distract the referee.  Charlotte is frustrated and runs towards Stephanie.  She goes to kick her off the apron and Stephanie pulls the ref in the way.  The ref is knocked out.  Bayley has rolled to the outside.  Stephanie drops to the floor and Charlotte follows her and is chasing her around the outside.  Just as Charlotte is about to pass by Bayley, who now has a chair, she smashes it into Charlotte’s face knocking her out cold.  Bayley puts her in the ring and Stephanie gets the ref to wake up and see that Bayley has covered Charlotte.  The ref counts 3 and Bayley is going to Money In The Bank to challenge Becky for the Smackdown’s Women Championship.  Becky gets in the ring and is holding up both belts staring at Becky.  Out of nowhere, Shayna Baszler drops Becky with a kick.  Bayley just looks at Shayna and starts to walk slowly to her and Baszler drops Bayley too as the show ends.

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Raw and Smackdown Review 3-27

Wrestlemania is now less than 2 weeks away.  Let’s talk about this week’s Raw and Smackdown.

I honestly don’t know where to begin with my Monday Night Raw review.  This show was so bad.  This show was so boring.  This show did absolutely nothing to further anything for Wrestlemania.  Last week Raw took a step back.  This week Raw fell off the face of the Earth.  I am going to review every segment which my man BC Amplified counted 11.  I wasn’t going to originally but I want to bury every segment of this show.

OMG Ronda.  Who is writing her promos.  When the announcement came Monday afternoon saying the triple threat women’s match featuring Ronda/Becky/Charlotte was the main event of the card, all it did was officially confirm what we have known all along.  Twitter exploded with everyone making comments.  Becky and Charlotte’s comments were what you would expect any woman who helped build up that division and revolution.  Ronda’s comments were what you would expect someone who is not a lifer in the business.  And it was brilliant.

Let’s face it.  For as talented and beautiful and amazing as all these women are this does not happen without Ronda.  Case closed.  Truth hurts.  But this angle has been screwed from the start and WWE botches it in every way possible.  I won’t give them grief for Becky getting injured by Nia before Survivor Series which did change a lot of things.  I will give them grief for copying what they did the year before with the women of SmackDown Live going to Raw and jumping all the women in the locker room setting up Survivor Series.

Copying and recycling angles and pushes and characters doesn’t always work.  Especially when you are trying to copy an iconic angle and character like Stone Cold Steve Austin.  No one should ever try to duplicate that.  The Austin/Vince McMahon feud was done brilliantly.  Becky is not Stone Cold.  She can’t cut promo’s like Stone Cold.  She can’t sell that angle like Stone Cold.  This is in no way putting Becky down.  Becky is a great worker.  She needs to be her own character.

We already have Charlotte using her father’s legendary gimmick.  For Ric it was a lifestyle.  He lived that life.  Charlotte does not.  What Charlotte has become is the female face of the company.  I have much more to say about this on my Smackdown Live review.

Ronda’s tweet was perfect.  In case you missed it or need a reminder here it is:

Well said Ronda.

So as we open the show on Raw we already know there is going to be a beat the clock challenge with Ronda/Becky/Charlotte.  For what reason I don’t know.  At least they are all on the same show this week.  I have been critical of Ronda’s promos.   I think she tries hard.  She is just not as polished and others are.  To be fair there are still some wrestlers who have been doing this for far longer than Ronda who still can’t cut great promos.  But Ronda is in the main event.  She needs to deliver.

As she hits the ring her comment was brilliant.  “For the first time ever women are going to be the main event at Wrestlemania.  For the Raw women’s championship, it’s going to be me vs Charlotte vs Becky.  And I only have one thing to say.  Your welcome.”  Boom she drops the mic.  Perfectly done.  That is all she needed to say.

Then she grabs the mic and says something else.  Drops the mic again.  Then grabs the mic again and says another thing.  Then drops the mic again.  I really don’t care what she said.  To me the whole spot was ruined.  Then out comes the Riott Squad, who we haven’t seen for a while to get buried even more.  Out comes Becky to ring side.  Cuts a stupid pointless promo.  Stop with the Ronnie and weirdo please.  Becky’s promo made absolutely no sense.  Becky got hot and WWE forced her into this match.  Anyone who has any common sense knows what Ronda’s presence means to this division.  Then Charlotte.  I am the reason we are in the main event.  These women are supposed to hate each other and no one attacks one another.

Ronda beats Sarah Logan in 90 seconds.  Charlotte can’t get Ruby Riott to tap out in less than that.  She gets mad and kicks Becky who does win in less than 90 seconds.  Big deal.  This whole angle was very poorly done.  It was just the start to an awful night.

Next up we have Finn Balor facing Lashley and Lio Rush in a handicap match.  Finn needs to win to force a title match against Lashley at Wrestlemania.  Haven’t we seen this exact scenario before.  OMG. Just horrible.  Lio comes out and says he is injured and can’t compete.  So here comes Jinder Mahal into the match.  Which pretty much means with all the extra people outside the ring becomes a 5 on 1 which we all know Finn will win because “The Demon” is coming to Wrestlemania as Finn probably wins the strap back as Lio turns on Lashley.  This intercontinental title has become a joke.

Now we see Elias in the first of a few promos on the streets if NYC.  I love the Elias gimmick.  Always have.  I would like to see him wrestle more and out in a good angle.  Funny thing about these promos.  You didn’t need to script this angle.  This is what happens every day in NYC.

Next up we once again have Aleister Black and Ricochet beating the Raw tag team champions The Revival in a non-title match.  How many times has this been?  Another repeat match that maybe gets on the Wrestlemania card.  I told you this was going to get worse.

Out comes Drew McIntyre to cut a promo no doubt wanting Roman Reigns’ answer to his challenge.  Once again another Wrestlemania match with no build.  I will give WWE a slight pass because maybe Roman came back earlier than expected and they had no idea what to do with him.  They did the stupid Shield reunion for the I don’t know 10th time.  We all know Roman is accepting the challenge.  But we got Joe who was not happy that Drew mentioned his family.  Roman beats up Drew.  Drew gives Roman a low blow and there you have it.  A main event worthy match that was not built the right way.

You want a time check.  We still have 2 hours to go.

Now we see Dean Ambrose confronting Drew in the back about his comments calling him a cockroach.  Dean challenges Drew to a last man standing match.  There is your main event.  I thought Dean was dead after the last time he fought Drew.  Is Dean staying or going?  Who the hell knows.  At this point I don’t even think Dean knows.  If he is leaving why is he main eventing Raw.

Next up we have the Boss Sasha Banks vs Nattie in a repeat from last week’s match that Nia and Tamina interrupted.  We still have not been told who Boss & Hug Connection will be facing at Wrestlemania.  Well at least confirmed.  Smart marks know it will be a fatal 4-way match with Nattie & Beth vs IIconics vs Nia and Tamina.  WWE is sure doing a great job getting their entire women’s division tag team division in a match at Wrestlemania.  They sure don’t care about the Smackdown Live women.  More on that later.

More of the same.  Nia and Tamina break up the match and we see Beth Phoenix get pushed even more.  Sasha and Nattie are too good of wrestlers to have their match continuously interrupted.  This was another segment that we just saw last week.  Are you kidding me WWE?  Wrestlemania is 2 weeks away.

Next up is the announcement of the Hart Foundation going into the Hall of Fame.  We see a video of them with Nattie crying for her father.  I like this Hall of Fame class.  I will be there for the ceremony.  I would have liked to see the entire Hart Foundation go in together.  Please Martha Hart let Owen get inducted into the HOF to take his rightful place among the elite.

Next we have a backstage interview with Kurt Angle.  Baron Corbin crashes the interview.  Please Vince replace Corbin with John Cena.  Please Cena just show up and take out Corbin and let Angle have his moment.  The best part of this segment was the beautiful Charly Caruso.

Now predictable we see Boss & Hug backstage and here comes Charly Caruso again.  Giving her more camera time is always a good thing.  Sasha said we will take on all opponents at any time.  So boom there is your official fatal four-way match for the Women’s tag team titles.

Next up “A Moment Of Bliss” with Braun Stroman and via satellite Michael Che and Colin Jost.  Again another waste of a segment with both SNL members now in the Andre the Giant battle royal taking up two spots that is more deserving to actual WWE superstars.  This segment was longer than Bliss’ previous spots.  I am starting to get concerned that WWE is going back to using the women just as pretty faces.

Next up is another Elias segment in front of Madison Square Garden.  You knew he would put in a Billy Joel reference.  If anyone has not seen Billy perform at the Garden, I suggest you do.  It is quite the performance.

Time check we have 1 hour and 15 minutes to go.  I had to re watch this because I was falling asleep.

Next up is yet another rematch from last week with Apollo Crews Vs Baron Corbin.  ZZZZZZ.

Then we see a promo for the big Wrestlemania event.  We are told all three will be on ESPN Sportscenter the next day at 7:30 for an in studio interview.  No doubt they all took a ride together on Vince’s private plane.  These women are supposed to hate each other yet on Sportscenter, which I watched they were all smiles.  Just unreal.

Out comes Seth Rollins for yet another promo about his match with Brock Lesnar without Brock in the building.  Out comes Paul Heyman who again cuts a great promo as he always does.  This match has no build and I feel bad for Seth because he had worked so hard for this.

Next up is the continuation of the Kurt Angle retirement tour.  Samoa Joe is coming from Smackdown to face Kurt because of their extensive history at TNA.  Kurt just can’t do it anymore and it is painful to see him in the ring at this point.  It is even more painful to see the United States champ lose on TV for the second week in a row.  While I can understand losing to Kofi Kingston but not to Kurt Angle.  WWE does a great job of burying their champions.

Here comes the Game for another segment about his match with Batista.  Batista wants The Game to put his career on the line in this match.  Wow is this supposed to create juice for this match.  They should have stopped after the face to face and left it alone.  The Game wrestles what 2 or 3 times a year.  He is the boss so no matter what happens if wants to wrestle again he will.

Elias promo number 3.  Would have loved to see him in a brawl with another wrestler.  But no.  And why?  Because WWE refuses to put him into an angle with another wrestler.  Instead he will be just a comic foil at Wrestlemania either getting jumped by Cena or Taker or someone like that or being put into an impromptu match with Bliss against R Truth and Carmella.  Anything that gets Carmella camera time is fine by me.

Next up is the main event that we just saw two weeks ago.  Of course Drew wins.

This was 3 hours out of my life I can’t ever get back.  Make that 4 hours because I had to go back and watch the parts I fell asleep for.  If there was a lower grade than F to give this, I would do it.

Now for Smackdown.  There were a few things I was looking forward to.  The fatal four way to decide who faces Asuka at Wrestlemania and the continuation of the Kofi and the New Day angle.  We had no idea what was going to happen with this.  I thought Kofi might be putting his career on the line for a match with Daniel Bryan.  I also wanted to see if the Uso’s vs The Hardy’s was going to be set for Wrestlemania.  But curve balls were thrown at us right from the start.

The New Day starts the show which was kind of expected.  Big E and Xavier are really selling this great.  They are talking about quitting the WWE.  Big E and Xavier are both great on the mic.  It’s more of the same spiel as we have heard for a few weeks now.  They politely call out Vince McMahon.  They didn’t demand it like Ronda did.  So that was an interesting touch.  Out comes Vince and says “let’s get serious.  You guys are not quitting.”

Daniel Bryan comes out and starts saying Kofi has had several shots and didn’t get job done.  Then finally Xavier called him a hypocrite because not too long ago he was in the same spot as Kofi.  Vince then told Kofi he had done all he could do and his partners need to run a tag team gauntlet match to get Kofi to get to Wrestlemania.  HMMM could they be setting up a huge swerve with the New Day.  More on that later.  But I started to wonder who is going to be in that tag team gauntlet.  That match will close the show and most likely needing an hour of TV time.

Daniel Bryan admitted on Total Bella’s that he loves to play the heel.  Granted that show was taped in November of last year before his full heel turn actually played out.  Daniel is such a good worker in the ring and on the mic.  Thank god Brie kept pushing him to fight for his dream.

So what do we have next.  In a huge curve the WWE threw at us.  We see Becky getting interviewed backstage.  Becky can’t sell this anymore if she ever did.  The same old stuff gets said over and over in her promos.  Can’t we get her something better to say?  Charlotte comes out to the ring in her wrestling gear.  She was not advertised for a match as far as I knew.  So immediately I start to do the math.  Gauntlet match around an hour of TV time.  The opening segment took up about 13 minutes of TV time.  We have the fatal 4 way women’s match that you figure is 10 to 15 minutes of time.  Is this the whole show?

So Charlotte says on the way to the ring that she is no third wheel and she is about to show you that she is not.  We go to commercial and I am like who is she going to face?  4 of the women are already set to be in a fatal 4-way match.  It’s not Becky.  Asuka in a non-title match?  It was clear Charlotte was going to win the match but is beating Asuka the right way for Asuka to go into her Wrestlemania match?  There is Lana but she has not wrestled in a while.  So what is the plan?

It’s Asuka in a title match.  Wow.  Can you imagine if Charlotte wins the belt?  What would happen to the Wrestlemania main event?  I doubt Charlotte would be doing double duty at Wrestlemania.  So as we put the pieces together if Charlotte wins then the fatal 4-way match gets scraped and not only Asuka but one of those four or more get screwed out of a Wrestlemania match.

This match was bad ass.  I can watch these two in a match any day of the week.  Why does Asuka get buried so much when she is so talented in the ring?  She makes Becky tap out at the Royal Rumble and gets buried after it.  Then she loses to Mandy Rose.  Then beats Mandy and Sonya Deville with both Mandy and Sonya in advertently costing each other the match.  Asuka should not need any help to win a match.

Would they really give Charlotte the strap going into Wrestlemania?  At the 40-minute mark the match ends with gasp Charlotte winning the strap from Asuka.  Even though this was a great match why does Asuka get buried?  Is the WWE going to unify the Raw and Smackdown titles?  That would be a huge mistake if you ask me.

Social media has exploded after this match.  Everyone is hating on Charlotte.  It’s not her fault.  If she is doing a lot of behind the scenes politicking, then yes you can blame her.  But don’t hate on her for doing what her bosses want her to do.  I feel so bad for all the women that are seemingly getting left behind.

Aside from Asuka we have Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville.  WWE were working on an angle to split them up.  What happens to that and do we even care anymore.  I feel bad for Carmella who works so hard and treats the fans so amazingly great.  I feel bad for Naomi who has seemingly fallen out of favor despite being a talented performer.  I even feel bad for Lacey Evans who we did not see on either show doing her cat walk.  I am sure she would rather be in the ring but this is what the WWE creative gives us.

I love the Women’s Revolution.  I think the women were out performing the men every week.  This was until they stopped pushing the women.  I wonder what Stephanie McMahon thinks about all of this.  All the work the women did was for Ronda/Charlotte/Becky to have a moment at Wrestlemania.  Or is the plan to have all the Horsewomen have a title and do a pose in the center of the ring in Met Life stadium.  That leaves out Ronda who in her year plus time did as much as anyone to make that moment.  It does not happen without her.

I heard a rumor that Vince was afraid no one would care about the Asuka match at Wrestlemania.  Well that is the fault of the WWE Uncreative and booking.  Asuka who didn’t lose a match at NXT and was billed as a top tier talent is being treated like a glorified jobber.  Well maybe not to that extent.  But her tile reign was awful.  If she is not booked on TV, there is nothing she can do to get over with the fans so that her match at Wrestlemania becomes interesting.

Another rumor is why the Raw and Smackdown women’s title should be unified.  The thought is that with the tag team division now being brought in there isn’t enough women to compete for the Smackdown women’s title.  What?  I can name 7 women on Smackdown roster that are not tag teams.  Here is the list: Carmella, Naomi, Mandy, Sonya, Lana, Zelina and now Asuka.  The only real tag team on Smackdown is the IIconics.

How about Raw.  We have Alexa, Alicia Fox (whatever her status is), Dana Brooke, Ember Moon (when she returns from her injury), Mickie James (I know she could be getting phased out) and Ruby Riott.  So that is 6.  If you unify the titles than 2 of the 3 participants in the main event join that group.  I don’t buy it unless the WWE is going to release a lot of talent.

I have been wanting the women to get their own weekly show.  Now I am not so sure anymore.  WWE Uncreative can’t do anything right.  I have wanted the Horsewomen angle to start in the worst way possible and that is the only thing that can save the main event right now.  So maybe that is what is going to happen.  But why build up the women’s division only to tear it down.  I don’t get it.

There is just too much male and female talent on the roster getting wasted.  TV time is precious and probably a huge task to get done every week.  But this company needs more TV time and getting the women their own show makes total sense to me.  If you are now going to spotlight the Horsewomen, then please give these very talented and much deserving women their own platform.  It is obvious with FOX on board there will be pretty significant changes being made.

Next up is Kurt Angle taking on AJ Styles.  AJ says he respects Kurt and this is not an exhibition match.  He is taking this match serious.  Quick time check AJ walks to the ring at the 47-minute mark.  Just after one minute of actual wrestling time we hear a buzz which only means one thing.  Here comes a run in.  It’s Randy Orton and he RKO’s Styles.  He looks at Angle then continues to beat down AJ.  Then Angle Slam to Randy.  Angle picks up AJ and they hug.  What a waste of a spot.  WWE needed to burn some time so they threw in a match they advertised prior to the show and this match got the short end of the stick.  If you saw Angle the night before then you knew it was for the better.

We now see an interview back stage with Rey Mysterio and his son Dominick talking about the Samoa Joe match at Wrestlemania.  Good lord his son will be involved in the match.  I bet he turns on his father.  That is the only thing that will interest me.  Let him turn on his father helping Joe win and then Joe takes out Dominic.  Also we find out Mysterio will be on Raw to face Kurt Angle.  Looks like Kurt is facing all his best opponents over the years that are under WWE contract.  This gives me hope Cena gets into that Wrestlemania match.  Since Cena does not have any set match yet.

Next up is the Miz for another promo on his match with Shane McMahon.  We get word Miz had a Wrestlemania proposition for Shane.  He wants this match to be a falls count anywhere match.  I like it.  Shane will definitely do something sick during this match.  Another great promo by the Miz.  He is so good on the mic.

Out comes Shane with security guards in front of him.  Plus, he has Sanity, Shelton Benjamin and Andrade.  Shane says the security guards are to protect Miz from Shane.  Shane comes out and has the great line of saying “My only regret is that I didn’t do more harm to your father and truly punish him for spawning his greatest MIZTAKE in life and that’s when he impregnated your mother.”  This angle has super heat now.

Miz attacks the security and breaks through them.  He then fights off Benjamin, Andrade and Sanity.  This match is going to be all over Met Life stadium.

So we have past the one-hour mark and now it’s time for the tag team gauntlet match.  First up is Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson.  Xavier and Big E win this match quickly.  WWE buries another talented tag team who are most likely AEW bound.  Next up is Nakamura and Rusev.  This match was a little more physical.  Xavier and Big E win this one too.  Much like last week we see a crowd of wrestlers watching in the back cheering on New Day.

Out comes the Bar.  Big E seemingly hurts his leg during the match.  The Bar are getting the better of Xavier and Big E.  Xavier wins by a rollup on Sheamus.  Xavier and Big E are exhausted.  The Bar attacks Xavier and Big E after losing.  They put Big E through a table.  Finally, The Bar leave.  Who is coming out next?

It’s the Uso’s.  Once in the ring they grab the mics and start a promo.  They said we have had wars with the New Day.  We respect Kingston and feel he deserves to face Daniel Bryan.  Kofi has the respect of the locker room and the fans.  Then the Uso’s forfeit the match.  If you weren’t a fan of the Uso’s before you are now.

We see in the locker room Daniel and Rowan going crazy tearing up the room.  Out comes Daniel and Rowan.  Around the 1:55 mark of the night with only 5 minutes left the match needs to get completed.  Bryan tells Rowan to clear the announce table.  He does and also throws the chairs out of the way.  Hmmmm.  That is usually not done.  Xavier takes out Bryan outside the ring.  Rowan goes for his iron claw on Xavier and he reverses it and smashes him into the steel post.  Then Big E does the same thing.  He throws Rowan over the table against the barrier.  I immediately saw how this was going to end.  It’s the same thing Alberto Del Rio did to the Big Show in a last man standing match.  Big E dumped the table on Rowan who was the legal man in the match.  Big E goes into the ring and the New Day get the count out victory to win the match.  Out comes Kofi who hugs his boys.

Kayla Braxton interviews Vince as he is getting into his limo.  He says Kofi is going to Wrestlemania.  But can a B Plus player beat Daniel Bryan?

Out comes the locker room to celebrate with the New Day.  Some are saying that Xavier and Big E were looking at Kofi saying to themselves what about us and suggesting a heel turn during the Wrestlemania match.  Anything is possible I guess.  But I would be shocked if that happened.  I do expect Kofi to win the strap but he won’t hold it long.

Overall the show was good.  The Angle/Styles spot was bad.  They also did Asuka wring but the match itself was great.  I say this was a B show.