WWE RAW Review : May 25

On the ocassion of Memorial Day, The show started of with a video tribute. We can see all the NXT rookies including Simone Johnson, Daughter of The Rock. Next Up, Kevin Owens welcomed all of them are gave a morale boost to them. He said they are the future of the WWE. Some inspiring words from him, but he took a cheeky lil dig to wrestlers, who didn’t wear his shirt. He welcomed the Raw women’s champ, Asuka. Charlotte interrupted after playing last weeks Nia Jax destruction clip. Natalya entered into scene. KO left the ring before they started a huge brawl. At the end, It was Asuka who is standing on the feet.

Next up, It was Andrade vs Apollo Crews for the United States Title, It was a huge shock and surprising as Apollo Crews won the title. Both men went at each other, with hard hitting moves. Even though match started off with Apollo dominating, Andrade quickly changed the things and dominated him for the whole match.But a series of movies from Apollo Crews is too hard for Andrade to overcome. New Champ in the house : Apollo Crews. A great result, especially for people who are bored of watching Andrade, Zelina and Angel Garza being at the ring side every match and losing mostly and interfering. Hopefully this title reign will take a new direction.

The IIconics, Billie Kay and Peyton Royce are back last week after a long break. They came to ring and talked about how they should be tag champions. This was interrupted by current champions, Nikki Cross and Alexa Bliss. Iiconics took out both Alexa and Nikki. After returning, WWE creatives are trying their best to potray Iiconics as aggressive people.

Next up, MVP interviewing Drew McIntyre. After arriving at the ring, Drew was toring apart the VIP Lounge set. Even though MVP assured that there will be no issues. This didn’t end well for MVP before Bolly Lashley arrived. McIntyre hit his finisher kick, Claymore on MVP again!

Angel Garza vs KO. Even before the match has started, Angel Garza took out owens. Garza targetted the leg of Kevin Owens. Even though Angel was not at the ringside for Andrade’s match, Zelina Vega is here cheering for him. Kevin Owens struggled with single leg for whole match as he couldn’t hit some of his moves. This was one of the shocking result of this year’s Raw as Angel Garza defeated Kevin Owens clean without any interruption AFTER the match has started.

Comedy: Vking Raiders vs Street Profits for a Golf match. winner: Street Profits. This segment is one of the lowers on today’s Raw.

Buddy Murphy and Austin Theory vs Humberto and Aleister Black. After joining Seth Rollins, this was the first match for Austin Theory. He took control of Carillo . But that is not enough as Carillo tagged Aleister. But match was won by newcomer Austin Theory after defeating Carillo with his finisher, ATL. After the match, Seth Rollins warned Aleister Black, that if he interferes with Carillo, what happened to Rey will repeat on Carillo.

Charlotte vs Nia Jax vs Natalya. With Asuka Joining the commentary team, this match has become more interesting. Nia used her strength to take control of both the wrestlers, but it was backfired when they both escaped her elbow drop. Natalya and Charlotte teamed up on Nia and sent her out of the ring. Highlight of the match is when both Chrlotte and Natalya teamed up and powerbombed Nia through the Announce table. Surprisingly, Asuka helped her getting back on to ring, Nia pinned Natalya after hitting Samoan drop.

Final match of the show. Street Profits vs MVP and Lashley. Montez Ford and Lashley started off the match, but Lashley was too good for him and knocked him with his strength. He finally made a tag to Angelo Dawkins, Even though he showed his strength in the initial stages. It’s not enough to get the win as Lashley hit full nelsom slam and won the match. Drew entered the ring and chaos started with other wrestlers trying to seperate both.


WWE Raw Review :Apr 28

Last week on Raw, MVP lost to Apollo Crew in the Money In the bank qualification match. He introduced the three Raw Superstars who are contenders for MITB match. Rey Mysterio, Aleister Black and Apollo Crews to MVP Lounge, soon they got interrupted by Zelina Vega asking the three to challenge her crew, Austin Theory, Andrade and Angel Garza.

  • It’s Austin Theory, Andrade, Angel Garza vs Aleister Black, Apollo Crews, Rey Mysterio. Match has started well with Rey showing his athleticism as usually. Highlight of the match is when Apollo crews showed his strength on Andrade by performing a powerbomb and pinned. It was a decent match. WWE creative team is finally pushing Apollo Crews and fans are happy with the way his momentum is going on.
  • Next up, it was Nia Jax vs Shayna Baszler vs Asuka in a Triple Threat Match. There is no winner in this match as it has never started. Asuka called out Nia Jax for injuring her friend. Shayna went after Asuka. Nia Jax throwed hit them with ladder. It was a chaos and maybe they’re trying to save this for later. But, it was not necessary at this point.
  • Bobby Lashley vs Denzel Dejournette. Looks like the relation between Lana and The Almighty Bobby Lashley is finally ending. He asked Lana to stay backstage because he feels she is a distraction. He then dominated Denzel and pinned after a spear.
  • Liv Morgan vs Ruby Riott . What a finish from Liv Morgan at the end. She has performed her finishing move, the oblivion after taking support from the ropes. It was amazing. Finally WWE creative is pushing Liv Morgan. But, what’s this result mean for Ruby Riott? Did she turned into a jobber right after her injury? Match started off with Ruby Riott taking control of her after she ran into a Riott kick. But that’s not enough for Ruby to pin Liv, she then performed oblivion to pin her former friend.
  • Jinder Mahal is back! Modern Day Maharaja vs Akira Tozawa. He dominated the match. It’s a squash match. He kicked Akira Tozawa and pinned for the victory.
  • Apollo Crews vs Andrade for the United States Championship. just when WWE universe thought Apollo Crews is finally getting the screen time he deserve and when WWE Creative is pushing him hard, an Injury happened during this match, when he missed frog splash and injuring his knee in the process. It’s a sad news for Apollo Crews and his fans, who thought he is going to get a shot at the title. Match started off well with both men going at each other. Crews performed suplexes and Andrade hard hitting moves. Just when Andrade getting ready to plant his finisher, hammerlock DDT, Crews hit headbutt on Andrade. He then performed frog splash which he missed and injured his knee. Ref stopped the match and announced Andrade as the winner
  • Ricochet and Cedric vs Ever-Rise (Matt Martel and Chase Parker) . Richochet and Cedric has been hot tag team from the past few weeks. even though they’re two talented wrestlers individually and deserved to be in singles action.Fans are mixed with their opinion that at least they’re getting some screen time and getting the push. They defeated Matt and Chase after a dropkick and flatliner.
  • Drew McIntyre and Seth sign contract for MITB for the WWE Championship. Seth Rollings explained that he doesn’t hate Drew for being a WWE Champion, he was doing this for the sake of WWE universe and that WWE needs a champion who is a leader like him. Drew shut him up after slamming his head on the table. Buddy Murphy interrupted to help Seth Rollins but he took a claymore kck in the process after Drew missed his kick on Seth Rollins.

WWE Raw Review Apr 20

We believe This week’s Raw is better than Smackdown.
Show started with The Champ Drew McIntyre. He addressed Seth Rollins who got attacked last week. He challenged Seth to a Match. But he got interrupted by Zelina, Austin and Angel Garza. Andrade came from behind and attacked, only to receive claymore at the end.

Next up, it was Money in the bank Qualifying match. Aleister Black vs Austin Theory. It has regular interruptions from Zelina. Even though Austin took the advantage but it was not enough for him to hit a ATL. At the end, it Aleister Black hit Black Mass to pin Austin Theory and enter Money in the bank match. He’s getting the push he deserves. It’s funny how Zelina, a real life partner of Aleister is supporting his opponent and yelling at him to play fair.

Shayna Baszler vs Indi Hartwell. Another domination from Shyna Baszler. WWE Creative wants to promote her as a bad and no-nonsense character and this match has added into it. She targeted the arm of Indi just like she targeted Sarah Logan‘s arm last week. She then took it to next level when she brought the ladder and used it to hurt Indi’s arm more.

Victory for Ricochet & Cedric. They defeated NXT Roster, Shane Thorne and Brendon Vink. It was Cedric who pinned Thorne after hitting his finishing move Lumbar Check.They deserved to win after losing last week to Viking Raiders.

Nia Jax defeated Kairi Sane. It was a rematch from last week but the same result. Even though Kairi targeted Nia Jax knee to bring her down. Even though WWE trying to push Nia Jax, WWE universe is not happy with her in ring work, There are some dangerous moves in this match, which could’ve caused Injury to Kairi Sane

Amazing Promo from Seth Rollins. He said Drew is goin’ in the same route he took once, but the only difference is Drew is not brave as him. He also mentioned that WWE currently needs a leader and he’ll be the one.

Mixed reaction from the fans for this one. Apollo Crews defeated Veteran MVP. MVP started off with his good ol’ trash talking, He praised Apollo Crews but ended up forgetting Crews Name. It was funny. match has started off with reversals and hard hitting. Even though a grog splash was avoided by MVP. He couldn’t avoid sit-down powerbomb from Apollo Crews. Some fans are happy that Apollo Crews is finally getting the push but at the same time, some fans are not happy watching MVP lose.

Liv Morgan Defeated Ruby Riott. Former Riott Squad Members goin’ at each other. It looks like WWE wants to push Liv Morgan and not Ruby Riott. Another member of Riott squad has already been released. Liv hit her with Srpingboard Flatlined and pinned Ruby Riott.

Buddy Murphy vs Rey Mysterio. As we all know Mysterio recently had a dislocated finger and Buddy targeted it for the entire match. Two great wrestlers going at each other. This is one of the best match of this week’s Raw. finally It was Rey mysterio, who qualified for Money in the bank match by defeated Buddy Murphy after his Iconic 619.

NXT Champ, Charlotte Flair vs Kayden Carter. It was not a regular Charlotte’s match, where she dominates the entire match. This match has got everything. It was Kayden who started off with a submission move. But, Charlotte has cut down the domination from Kayden and locked her with a Figure-8 and won via submission.

Andrade Cien is back after taking claymore’s. He’s up against Akira Tozawa. Tozawa started off the match with some high speed moves, like he usually does. But those were not enough to pin Andrade. Andrade hit his finisher, Hammerlock DDT to pin Akira.

EST Bianca Belair defeated Santana Garrett. She was introduced by Street Profits. She was too good for Santana Garrett. She hit the K.O.D to pin Garrett. It was a short match, where WWE wants to push Bianca. can she continue like this? Only time will tell!

Time for main event. Drew McIntyre vs Angel Garza. As usually, All the three, Zelina, Andrade and Austin were at the ring side to cause the distraction. McIntyre hit one of the best chops we’ve ever seen on Garza.Both Andrade and Theory tried interrupting and they were successful, even though it helped Angel Garza to took control of Drew McIntyre, It was for a very less time. Highlight of the match is when, Drew took a huge dive over the top rope on all the three, Garza, Andrade and Austin. He attacked all the three and hit a Claymore on Angel Garza to pin. He end the show with him doing Andrade’s Tranquilo pose.


Raw Review – 13 April

This week’s raw is lot better than the Raw after Wrestlemania for so many reasons. It started of with Drew McIntyre thanking fans for the support he’s had. Just when McIntyre showing the clips of him defeating the Giant Big Show, Zelina and Andrade has interrupted and challenged for match.

Now It’s time for Money in the bank Qualification match, Empress of Tomorrow Asuka vs Ruby Riott. Match started off with Ruby Riott showing her fighting spirit. but Asuka is too good for her. Asuka ended up defeating Ruby by Submission with Asuka Lock. It was a great match.But it was not good news for Ruby Riott fans. just when fans thought she’ll get the push she deserves after the major injury, she is back to losing again. But this match is a one to watch and we hope this is a start of something new for Ruby. maybe a rivalry with Asuka? Why not!

Aleister Black vs Oney Lorcan. Thankfully this was not another squash match. Oney Lorcan has had his fair share of TV time on this ocassion. Match started off with hard stries, But with Lorcan’s uppercut, match went to next level, with Lorcan dominating Aleister with his submissions moves and hard hitting Strikes. But it was Aleister who won the match with his Black Mass. This match gave something new to the WWE universe.

Shayna Baszler vs Sarah Logan. TBH we all now who the winner will be. After her loss at Wrestlemania, there’s no way WWE goin’ to alolow Shayna lose to Sarah Logan. Another squash match to potray Queen of Spades is the dangerous woman in the WWE right now.

Akira Tozawa vs Austin Theory. It was a start for something new. looks like WWE is planning something big for Andrade, Angel Garza and Austin with Zelina at the ringside. Austin Theory hit his finishing move ATL to pin the former cruiserweight champ. After the match, all the three attacked Tozawa to show the domination

It’s time for Angel Garza vs Tehuti Miles. Another squash match to push Angel Garza. But guess what! Vega, Andrade and Theory came back again to the ring to beat up NXT’s Miles. This is the only boring match on today’s Raw.

Time for final MITB for Today’s Raw. Kairi Sane vs Nia Jax. Another squash match face palm WWE universe are particularly not happy with how they’re treating Kairi Sane as she was a top star in her home town. If things stands like this, She won’t be staying in WWE much longer. Another match to show the dominance of Nia Jax.

Bobby Lashley vs No Way Jose. Bad News? Another squash match! Good News? Will this be the end of this Lana-Lashley thing? We’ve seen Lashley yelling shut up at Lana. The whole match was dominated by Bobby Lashley and picked up the win.

Viking Raiders vs Ricochet & Cedric. We’ve seen last week that WWE are planning a new Tag Team with Ricochet and Cedric. Viking Raiders have the size advantage. But will the impressive high flying tag team can win? The Answer is NO! Even though they had fair share of chances, Viking Raiders were too powerful for them. What is goin’ to happen with Talented superstars like Ricochet and Cedric? We should wait and see!

Time for Main event. Andrade vs Drew. Zelina, Angel Garza, Austin all were at the ringside. Match started off with WWE champion dominating Andrade. There were some trash talking from Austin and Garza from the ring side to irk Drew McIntyre. Draw Mcintyre took out Angel and Theory and then Drew picked up the with his finisher Claymore.When the match is over Garza hit with his Chop block. Monday Night Messiah, Seth Rollins came to ring to hit and superkick and finished off with Curb stomps.Intersting one! Start of a new feud.


Apollo Crews Vs Aleister Black : RAW

This is the highlight of the Raw after Wrestlemania. Even though it was Aleister Black who won the match. It was Apollo Crew who won the hearts of the WWE Universe. Fans love watching him perform. Today proved again that he has to be pushed better and why he deserve more than jobbing! Superplex from the middle rope. Even though he had a bad leg, he put Aleister Black in trouble. He showed power by powerbombing Aleister after reversing hard hitting swipes. double standing Moonsault and what not! It is safe to say that Apollo Crews is a complete package and deserves more than jobbing! Check out some of the reactions from the match:

  • Aleister Black and Apollo Crews are putting on a show right now. This is a ton of fun.
  • But Apollo Crews (a guy who has potential) losing to Aleister Black
  • Apollo Crews is having the best match of his WWE career on #Raw against Aleister Black!
  • Apollo Crews and Aleister Black just had a 28 minute match on Monday Night Raw and it was real good
  • Apollo Crews is unbelievably talented
  • Clearly, Paul Heyman is a fan of Apollo Crews. He’s never looked this strong on the main roster.
  • Apollo Crews and Aleister Black putting on a DOPE match
  • What a match! Aleister Black and Apollo Crews showed out!
  • I never wanna hear anyone say anything bad about Apollo Crews again! That match was amazing.
  • Apollo Crews is one of those guys who needs to get sent back to #WWENXT he would put on great matches with basically anyone
  • Great job Apollo Crews! There is no crowd but you deserve a standing ovation for your performance tonight!

Raw After Wrestlemania

Raw after Wrestlemania always comes with different kind of surprises like returning of the superstars, new champs and what not!

  • Raw Started Off with Liv Morgan vs Asuka. even though Liv Morgan impressed, It was Empress of Tomorrow who came out as a winner. She made Liv tapout with her finishing move, Asuka Lock (winner:Asuka)
  • Street Profits(Montez Ford and Angelo Dawkins, Bianca Belair vs Angel Garza, Austin Theory and Zelina Vega.Match was actually a Tag Team match between Street profits and Angel Garza, Austin Theory, with no divas involved. But because of the interference of Zelina Vega, Ref called it a win for Street Profits by disqualification. Belair then came to ring to challenge Zelina Vega for a match which ended in a no contest because a brawl broke out. So, Street Profits challenged all the three for a 6 man tag team match. Streetprofits defeated Angel Garza, Austin and Vega. It was Bianca who pinned Zelina after K.O.D (winner:Street Profits and Bianca Belair)
  • Aleister Black vs Apollo Crews. This is the highlight of today’s Raw. Also, This is the longest match for Aleister Black on Raw. This match has everything. Apollo Crews took Alesiter Black to places where no one has ever done till now. Despite all the fforts and hardwark, Alesiter Black pinned Apollo Crews after the famous Black Mass! BAM! (winner:Aleister Black)
  • Cedric Alexander and Ricochet vs Oney Lorcan and Danny Burch. It was an interesting match. looks like WWE wants to use Cedric and Ricochet as a tag team. They both have enough talent to go to higher places.Cedric and Ricochet combined well and has done some aerial moves on Oney and Danny. At the end, Cedric and Ricochet won by pinfall (winner: Cedric Alexander and Ricochet)
  • Seth Rollins vs Denzel Dejournette. Nothing special to say about his match. It was a casual squash match where seth dominated and pinned Denzel after a stomp. (winner: Seth Rollins)
  • Nia Jax vs Deonna Purrazzo. Finally Nia Jax has returned. She showed some great strength as usually. A squash match at this time is not needed. She has already established as a top superstar. A squash match now is unnecessary. (winner: Nia Jax)
  • Humberto vs Brendan Vink. 6 feet 5 Brendan Vink dominated with his strength early in the match but it was Humberto who came out as winner after moonsaults. A dim match which has nothing to mention about. (winner: Humberto)
  • The match started off with Big Show trying to chop the hell out of Drew McIntyre. But it was reversed by Drew with a giant slam. Even though Big Show Chokeslammed Drew moments later, it was not enough to pin Drew. Drew, a moments later pinned Big Show with a Claymore Kick (winner: Drew McIntyre)

This Raw has nothing special comparing to other Raw after Wrestlemania. Apart from Apollo Crew vs Aleister Black, there are no highlights. It was boring, squash matches.