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.