Browsing: Smackdown

Rivalries between wrestling fans is nothing new since it has existed since its inception of such, but there should be a line that should never be crossed as it might affect our favorite wrestlers who put their bodies on the line for our enjoyment on a weekly basis. Competition is always significant as it is essentially what makes things better due to how different companies want to be better than the other, thus the same happens with wrestling as the likes of AEW, WWE, and NJPW (to name a few) try to have a product that the audience will like.…

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It’s Summerslam, It’s Nashville, Tennessee. What more could we ask for? It’s the Biggest Party of the Summer in one of the greatest party cities in America! Bianca Belair defends her Raw Women’s Championship in her home state of Tennessee against the opponent that took her title from her at this very same event last year, Becky Lynch. The Uso’s defend the Undisputed Tag Titles against the Street Profits once again. Pat Mcafee is in action against Happy Corbin and Youtube sensation Logan Paul will test his metal against the Miz. All that and more, coming up next on Summerslam. …

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On tonight’s episode of Friday Night Smackdown: Drew McIntyre takes on Sheamus in Good Old Fashioned Donnybrook Match. Who will earn a title shot at Clash at the Castle? The New Day takes on the vicious Viking Raiders. Will the New Day be able to withstand the new look raiders? All this and a whole lot more! GREAT Drew McIntyre vs Sheamus in a Donnybrook Match: McIntyre hit Sheamus with a suplex and then threw him into a stack of barrels. Sheamus tried to White Noise McIntyre onto a pile of steel chairs but McIntyre reversed it into a future…

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With a new chapter starting after an abrupt ending to McMahon’s historic leadership, where are we exactly as fans of Vince’s legacy? I’ve never looked at wrestlers as characters. I’ve always seen them as gimmicks and personas but characters is too broad a term of fictitious assignment for the world of pro wrestling. As a simulated sport, there was a point when a wrestler was discussed or recalled upon different years of their career. For example, Bret Hart ‘97 is more aggressive and a greater promo, than Bret Hart ’99, who lost considerable momentum and impact than previous years. Terry…

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Tonight on Friday Night Smackdown: we hear from new WWE co-CEO Stephanie McMahon. What will she have to say about her father’s shocking retirement? Smackdown Women’s Champion Liv Morgan comes face to face with her SummerSlam opponent, Ronda Rousey. What will the two women have to say to each other? And in light of his reported walkout, will Brock Lesnar make his scheduled appearance?  GREAT Stephanie McMahon: Stephanie opened the show by thanking her father, Vince, for all he has done in leading the WWE. The crowd was hot and needed little prodding to do ‘Thank You Vince’ chants. Stephanie…

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Brock Lesnar has left the SmackDown just hours before show was supposed to go on air. It comes after Vince McMahon announced his retirement from WWE. Ex-WWE Chairman Vince McMahon announced his retirement from WWE via twitter on Friday. The announcement sent shockwaves across the wrestling world and some major implications are supposed to follow. Brian Alvarez of Wrestling Observer Newsletter has reported that according to several sources, Brock Lesnar has left the arena upon finding out about Vince’s status. It currently remains unclear whether Lesnar will be appearing on the show but it’s more likely that he will not…

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WWE SmackDown Women’s Champion Liv Morgan has reflected on how WWE Hall of Famer Lita was a huge inspiration for her, claiming she wants to give fans that same feeling. Liv Morgan shocked the entire pro wrestling world when she won the WWE SmackDown Women’s Championship at the Money In The Bank pay-per-view earlier this month. Now, just some weeks after the most important win of her career and with her first title defense on the horizon, Liv Morgan has joined Pat McAfee at his ‘Pat McAfee Show’ to discuss how she admires WWE Hall of Famer Lita and how…

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WWE Superstar Bayley could possibly make her return at Summerslam. The ‘role model’ has been out of action for over a year. Former 3-time WWE women’s champion Bayley may be soon back in action according to a new report by PWInsider. The site has reported that Bayley is currently scheduled to be in Nashville for Summerslam. It remains to be seen in what capacity she’ll be appearing at the event. It might be just for a backstage event. Though, it will be a sensible decision to book her return for Summerslam as it will certainly generate a huge crowd pop…

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On tonight’s episode of Friday Night Smackdown: Natalya takes on Smackdown Women’s Champion Liv Morgan in a championship contender’s match. Will the BOAT earn a title opportunity? Mr. Money in the Bank, Theory, goes head to head with Madcap Moss. Will Moss do what he promised and take out Theory? And in the main event, Angelo Dawkins of the Street Profits takes on Jimmy Uso. GOOD Pat McAfee: McAfee opens the show ripping on Happy Corbin and promises to beat Corbin at SummerSlam. Corbin comes on the big screen to tell Pat that he isn’t a fighter and belongs behind the…

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GREAT The Bloodline: Roman Reigns opens by asking Paul Heyman why he looks so nervous even though Roman has defeated everyone who has challenged him. Heyman responds that he is nervous because he knows what Brock Lesnar is capable of when no one expects him to perform; listing Lesnar’s first heavyweight title and conquering the Undertaker’s streak as previous examples. Mr. Money in the Bank Theory ended the segment by circling the ring with the contract in an effort to taunt Roman.  Matt Cookson WR Star Rating – 3.5 stars ABOVE AVERAGE The Viking Raiders vs Jinder Mahal and Shanky:…

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