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– Becky Lynch is backstage when Charlotte Flair walks up. There’s some tension there but Flair says she wasn’t trying to steal Becky’s thunder last week. Becky says it puts her in a bad position because she wanted to be happy for Flair but she wanted Carmella alone at SummerSlam. They get on the same page for tonight’s match against The IIconics and take a shot at Sasha Banks & Bayley, The Boss & Hug Connection.

The IIconics vs. Charlotte Flair and Becky Lynch

Back from the break and out comes Becky Lynch as Carmella looks on from commentary. Charlotte Flair is out next. Out next comes The IIconics, Billie Kay and Peyton Royce. They cut promos on the way to the ring, taking shots at their opponents and the city of Orlando.

The bell rings and Billie starts off with Becky. They go at it and Becky takes control. Flair tags in for a quick double team and unloads with chops. Becky tags back in for a few double team moves, also sending Peyton to the floor as she comes in. Becky goes for the Dis-Arm-Her on Billie but she scrambles to the floor thanks to Royce. Flair tags back in and launches herself over the top rope, taking out both opponents on the floor. Flair stands tall as Becky poses in the corner. We go to commercial.

Back from the break and Flair works over Billie. They collide in the middle of the ring and both go down as Carmella rolls her eyes at the announce table. Peyton tags in as does Becky. Becky gets the upperhand and a pop. Becky with a kick to the gut and an uppercut. Becky with the Bexploder suplex. Becky goes to the top and hits a flying forearm for a close 2 count.

Becky goes for the Dis-Arm-Her but Billie breaks it with a boot. Flair tags in and drops Billie. Flair goes to the top and hits a moonsault, taking down both opponents with it. Flair applies the Figure Four and then the Figure Eight on Peyton for the submission win.

Winners: Charlotte Flair and Becky Lynch

– After the match, Flair and Lynch stand tall as Flair’s music hits. They celebrate together as Carmella stands on top of the announce table and raises her title, running her mouth with her SummerSlam opponents.

– Back from the break and we see Charlotte & Becky backstage discussing their win. The Triple Threat at SummerSlam comes up and they agree to be great against each other after being great together tonight. The tension returns as they look at each other and do their “tea time” handshake to end the segment.

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2018/08/01   |   Posted by   |   (0) Comments

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Renee Young is in the ring and she brings out the woman who will face the Smackdown Women’s Champion at SummerSlam, Becky Lynch.

Renee asks Becky how does it feel to be back in the title picture. Becky says that when you wait so long, you doubt it may happen. She says she has fought hard to get here. She says she has not been the champion since 2016. She has not had a title match since Wrestlemania 33. She has not been able to sleep because she is thinking about being the Women’s Champion again. Becky says it is the excitement and pressure knowing you have a target on your back. Becky says she was not born to be a champion, she fought to be a champion. She says it will be honored to walk into Evolution as the Smackdown Women’s Champion.

Carmella makes her way to the ring. She says it is not what Becky thinks. Normally she would make some excuse for why she lost last week. That is not the case. Last week, you beat me fair and square and earned your opportunity at SummerSlam. Carmella says she did not think about the importance of Stephanie’s announcement. Carmella says they are going to be part of the first women’s pay per view. They are not representing Smackdown or Raw, they are representing every woman who has ever been in the ring. Carmella says she felt like she failed. Carmella says she has been jealous because Becky was always ahead of her.

Carmella says she was always told she would only be a manager but you were there to give her advice. Then you go on to WWE and you are the first woman drafted to Smackdown. Carmella reminds everyone was the last pick. Becky was the centerpiece while Carmella was an afterthought. Everyone has always loved Becky. Carmella starts to tear up and she says that people do not think she should be the champion. She tries so hard to block out the haters who say that she sucks and is unworthy of the title. People say that she should just go away. She says she has to put on a brave face and act like she belongs here. She is looking forward to tearing the house down.

She wishes Becky good luck and she offers her hand.

James Ellsworth’s music plays and Carmella hits Becky from behind and then she gets a chair.

Charlotte Flair comes out and hits an Exploder on Carmella.

Charlotte is in the back and she is welcomed back by Renee and then she is asked about being added to the title match at SummerSlam. Charlotte says she was here to support Becky and she did not expect to have a chance to get into a title match at SummerSlam. Charlotte says the Queen is back and she is ready to reclaim her throne.

Match Number Three: Charlotte Flair versus Carmella in a Non Title Match but if Charlotte wins the Smackdown Women’s Title Match at SummerSlam will be a Triple Threat Match with Charlotte Added Match

They lock up and Charlotte backs Carmella into the corner. Charlotte misses a chop and Carmella moonwalks. We see Becky watching in the back. They lock up again and Carmella with a side head lock. Charlotte sets for the figure four leg lock but Carmella escapes. They lock up and Charlotte with a side head lock and shoulder tackle. Charlotte with a rollup for a near fall. Charlotte with a fallaway slam and Carmella goes to the floor. Charlotte with a pescado but she misses and lands awkwardly on the floor. Carmella sends Charlotte into the ringside barrier as we go to commercial.

We are back and Charlotte with a double sledge off the turnbuckles followed by a series of chops. Charlotte avoids a clothesline and hits a belly-to-back suplex. Charlotte walks across Carmella and goes up top for a moonsault but Carmella gets her boots up and hits Charlotte in the face. Carmella sends Charlotte to the floor. The referee starts his count. Charlotte gets on the apron and Carmella kicks her off. Carmella goes to the floor. Both women miss kicks and Carmella with a head scissors into the ringside barrier. Carmella sends Charlotte into Yeatonville and then Carmella returns to the ring.

The referee starts his count. Charlotte gets back into the ring but Carmella with forearms and she gets a near fall. Becky is still watching in the back as Carmella applies a reverse chin lock. Charlotte backs Carmella into the turnbuckles to get out of the hold. Carmella sends Charlotte into the turnbuckles a few times. Carmella with a kick but Charlotte bounces off the ropes with a boot to the chest for a near fall.

Charlotte with a rollup for a near fall and then she goes for the figure four leg lock but Carmella gets to the floor. Charlotte kicks Carmella and then she goes to the ringside barrier for a moonsault. They return to the ring. Charlotte with Natural Selection for a near fall. Charlotte sets for a spear but Carmella with a kick. Charlotte goes for a figure four leg lock and Carmella with an inside cradle for a near fall. Carmella with a kick and she can only get a near fall.

Carmella sets for a figure four leg lock but Charlotte rolls through and applies the figure four and bridges. Carmella taps out.

Winner: Charlotte Flair

After the match, we see Becky not happy at the result of the match.

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2018/06/18   |   Posted by   |   (0) Comments

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Women’s Money in the Bank Ladder Match: Alexa Bliss vs. Ember Moon vs. Charlotte Flair vs. Becky Lynch vs Natalya vs. Lana vs. Naomi vs. Sasha Banks.

Everyone battled at the bell. Bliss was whipped into a ladder on the floor almost immediately. Moon was tossed into the timekeeper’s area by Charlotte. Moon dove back into the ringside area, taking out Becky Lynch. Natalya slid a ladder into the ring but was nailed by Moon. Moon, alone in the ring, tried to set up the ladder but was confronted by Naomi. She fended off Naomi but was attacked by Sasha, who she nailed with a ladder and drilled with an enziguiri.

Moon tried to set up the ladder, but Banks returned. They battled near the ladder with Banks being hit with a bodypress, crashing down across the ladder. Lana swept Moon’s legs out from under her and drilled her with a ladder, then nailed an X-Factor onto the ladder. Lana pulled a larger ladder in the ring, but Natalya confronted her and slammed her on the ladder.

Natalya and Naomi battled, and Naomi was nailed down, hitting a split on the ladder. Charlotte went after Natalya and chopped her chest over and over. Natalya finally went down, and Charlotte went for the ladder, but Becky grabbed the other side. They battled over the ladder. Naomi dropkicked the ladder, taking both down.

Naomi went to use the ladder, but Bliss pulled it out of the ring. Naomi nailed her with a dropkick through the ropes. Naomi nailed a Blockbuster off the apron to the floor on Banks. They showed everyone wiped out on the floor. The crowd chanted, “This is awesome.” While I hate that chant as it’s overused, I really have enjoyed the hell out of this so far.

Naomi and Moon battled over the ladder allowing Lynch to try and climb it while they were holding it but failing to get to the briefcase. They wiped her out and continued their battle against each other. Moon hiptossed Naomi into the ladder, which was braced against the buckles;. Banks returned and used her legs to drive Moon into the buckles, then drilled down atop of Moon, with a ladder underneath. Lana tried to get involved but was nailed and stacked over Moon. Banks nailed a double knee off the ropes onto the two who were prone across the ladder.

Banks set up a ladder in the center of the ring but found Charlotte ready for her. They faced off and tried to climb the same side of the ladder. They stopped the other and battled back and forth. Flair nailed a neckbreaker. Flair tried to nail a Razor’s Edge onto a ladder in the corner but Banks pulled herself onto a ladder and started climbing. Flair was attacked by Natalya and they battled but Lynch shoved Banks off the ladder and she crashed down on Natalya and Flair.

Bliss, Banks and Lynch all climbed the ladder and battled near the top. Lana set up another ladder next to them started to climb it. Banks grabbed the case but couldn’t remove it. Natalya pulled Banks down. Moon joined the fray. Banks was pulled off the ladder and powerbombed into it but Natalya. That knocked Lynch off of it. Flair returned to the fray.

Everyone battled, being wiped out one by one as Bliss held on. Finally, Flair grabbed Bliss, who reversed a move and nailed a Code Red on her. Lana tried to get up the ladder as the others were wiped out, but Bliss pulled her down. Bliss menaced her, but Lana nailed a great kick to the head. She locked on an Accolade, paying tribute to Rusev.

Naomi hit a springboard onto the ladder and made it to the case, but Lynch yanked her down and drove her knees into the ladder. Lynch ascended the ladder, only to find Flair on the other side. They battled back and forth but Bliss toppled the ladder. Lynch crashed into the ropes, but Flair landed on her feet. She speared Bliss. Naomi smashed Banks into the ladder. Lana nailed Naomi and started to climb but Natalya pulled her into an Electric Chair.

Natalya began climbing the ladder but Moon dove into the scene and drilled her off the ladder. Flair and Moon battled with Flair spearing her into a ladder in the corner. Lynch caught Charlotte with an exploder. Lynch made it to the top but didn’t unhook the case. She looked down scared and Bliss was running around. She tipped the ladder and Lynch crashed down to a ladder that was bridged in the corner.

Bliss scrambled to the top and retrieved the briefcase.

Your winner, Alexa Bliss!

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The women in the Money in the Bank Match from Smackdown are in the ring with Paige, but there are no ladders.

Paige introduces Naomi, Lana, Becky Lynch, and Charlotte Flair.

Paige says they have the opportunity to change your lives forever. She mentions that Raw is bringing their four finest women into the match. Paige says she needed the best that Smackdown had to offer. These ladies qualified and earned their chance to be in the match. Paige says she does not care who wins, as long as one of you brings the briefcase back to her house.

Lana says she will bring it home.

Naomi interrupts and Lana asks Naomi if she can climb a ladder better than she can dance.

Naomi reminds everyone she won the Wrestlemania battle royal and she will win on Sunday.

Charlotte reminds Naomi that Naomi won because Charlotte was not in the match. Charlotte says she has won the NXT, Divas, Raw, and Smackdown Women’s Title. She will complete the cycle.

Becky says if anyone is going to win on Sunday, it will be her. Becky reminds everyone that she was the first woman drafted to Smackdown and the first Smackdown Women’s Champion. She says she is going to grab that briefcase and cash it in and become the Smackdown Women’s Champion again.

Charlotte wishes her luck and Becky says she does not need luck. Becky says she is willing to go through anything and anyone, including her best friend. Becky reminds Charlotte that she won last week.

Naomi reminds Becky and Charlotte there are six other women in the match.

Peyton Royce and Billie Kay make their way to the stage.

Billie asks Peyton if she is thinking what Billie is thinking. Peyton says it will take a miracle for Smackdown to bring back the briefcase. Billie says that is true, but the WWE Universe smells funny.

Peyton does a Becky Lynch impression. Billie Kay does a Charlotte Flair impression.

Naomi wants to know if they are done yapping their mouths.

Billie says they didn’t forget about Naomi and Lana. Billie and Peyton dance like Lana and Naomi.

Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville make their way onto the stage. Mandy tells Paige that she hates to break it to her because she will be disappointed on Sunday. The talent outside the ring is superior to the talent in the ring.

The women in the ring go to the floor and we have a brawl.

Match Number Four: Carmella, Sonya Deville, Mandy Rose, Billie Kay, and Peyton Royce versus Asuka, Naomi, Charlotte Flair, Lana, and Becky Lynch

Sonya and Naomi start things off and Sonya with a kick. Naomi with a head scissors and Lana tags in. Lana with a running elbow into the corner followed by a kick and neck breaker. Lana gets a near fall. Lana with a front face lock and Sonya runs her into the corner. Carmella tags in and kicks Lana. Carmella moonwalks and misses a bronco buster. Lana kicks Carmella away and Becky tags in and hits a clothesline followed by a drop kick. Becky with a back heel kick and uppercut followed by a clothesline. Becky with an exploder and she gets a near fall.

Becky kicks Sonya when she tries to interfere. Peyton tags in and she hits a spinning heel kick after Becky deals with Billie on the apron. Billie tags in and they hit a series of double kicks and Billie gets a near fall. Sonya tags in and he punches Becky.

We go to commercial.

We are back and Billie kicks Becky. Peyton tags in and kicks Becky. Sonya tags in and Becky with an inside cradle for a near fall. Sonya with a spear for a near fall. Billie tags in and applies a cravate. Billie sends Becky to the mat and returns to the cravate. Becky gets to her feet and she punches Billie but Billie with a knee. Billie taunts Becky but Becky escapes a slam and hits an enzuigiri. Charlotte and Peyton tag in and Charlotte with a clothesline and she knocks everyone off the apron. Charlotte with chops and she struts. Charlotte kicks Billie and hits a fallaway slam.

Peyton with a kick to Charlotte but Charlotte with a spear. Charlotte goes up top and she kicks Carmella off the apron. That delay allows Peyton to get her knees up. Sonya tags in and then she tags in Mandy. Mandy with a kick and Sonya with a sliding kick. Charlotte avoids a double suplex and she tags in Asuka who hits a missile drop kick on Mandy. Mandy blocks a German suplex and Mandy with an elbow. Asuka applies the Asuka Lock and it is broken up. Everyone gets in the ring and Carmella tags in. Asuka with a hip attack and then she sends Mandy to the floor. Charlotte goes up top and hits a moonsault on Billie and Peyton. Sonya and Mandy send Becky into the ringside barrier. Naomi with a splash onto Sonya on the floor. Asuka with a round kick to Mandy but Carmella with a thrust kick to Asuka and Lana makes the save.

Carmella sends Lana to the floor. Asuka misses a round kick but she applies the Asuka Lock and Carmella taps out.

Winners: Asuka, Charlotte Flair, Becky Lynch, Naomi, and Lana

After the match, Becky, Charlotte, Naomi, and Lana surround Asuka as they look up to the briefcase.

We go to credits.

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