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2018

US championship tournament 2017-2018

2017-12-26 to 2018-01-16

A tournament was set up for the US championship after Dolph Ziggler gave up the title.

First round matches:

  1. SmackDown 2017-12-26:
    Bobby Roode def. Baron Corbin
  2. Jinder Mahal [w/Singh Brothers] def. Tye Dillinger
  3. SmackDown 2018-01-02:
    Xavier Woods [w/Big E & Kofi Kingston] def. Aiden English [w/Rusev]
  4. SmackDown 2018-01-09:
    Mojo Rawley def. Zack Ryder

Semi-final matches:

  1. SmackDown 2018-01-16:
    Jinder Mahal [w/Singh Brothers] def. Xavier Woods [w/Big E & Kofi Kingston]
  2. Bobby Roode def. Mojo Rawley

Final:

Bobby Roode Bobby Roode Bobby RoodeBobby Roode
Baron Corbin
Zack Ryder Mojo Rawley
Mojo Rawley
Jinder Mahal Jinder MahalJinder Mahal
Tye Dillinger
Xavier Woods Xavier Woods
Aiden English

Royal Rumble 2018

2018-01-28, Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. WWE championship, Handicap match:
    AJ Styles (ch) def. Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn
    This was a 2-on-1 tag-team handicap match for the championship. Styles reverses a pop-up powerbomb and rolls up Owens to retain the championship.
  2. Smackdown tagteam championship, Two out of three falls:
    The Usos (Jimmy & Jey) def. Chad Gable & Shelton Benjamin
    Jey pins Gable after a double super-kick for the first fall. Benjamin is pinned after a roll-up for the second fall, giving the Usos a 2-0 victory.
  3. The Men's Royal Rumble:
    Elim. Ent. #Ent. Name By
    1 3 4RhynoBaron Corbin (3)
    2 4 4Baron CorbinFinn Bálor (2)
    31111SheamusHeath Slater (5)
    4 511Heath SlaterBray Wyatt (8)
    51014Sami ZaynShinsuke Nakamura (14)
    61316Apollo CrewsCesaro (15)
    71217Xavier WoodsJinder Mahal (17)
    8 917Big EJinder Mahal (17)
    91518CesaroSeth Rollins (18)
    101718Jinder MahalKofi Kingston (16)
    111618Kofi KingstonAndrade "Cien" Almas (7)
    12 119RusevBray Wyatt (8) & Matt Hardy (19)
    13 819Bray WyattMatt Hardy (19)
    141919Matt HardyBray Wyatt (8)
    15 620EliasJohn Cena (20)
    162121The HurricaneJohn Cena (20)
    172223Aiden EnglishFinn Bálor (2)
    18 724Andrade "Cien" Almas (NXT ch)Randy Orton (24)
    192327Adam ColeRey Mysterio (27)
    202528Titus O'NeilRoman Reigns (28)
    212628The Miz (IC ch)Roman Reigns (28) & Seth Rollins (18)
    221828Seth Rollins (Raw tag ch)Roman Reigns (28)
    232930GoldustDolph Ziggler (30)
    243030Dolph ZigglerFinn Bálor (2)
    252430Randy OrtonRoman Reigns (28)
    262730Rey MysterioFinn Bálor (2)
    27 230Finn BálorJohn Cena (20)
    282030John CenaShinsuke Nakamura (14)
    292830Roman ReignsShinsuke Nakamura (14)
    14Shinsuke Nakamura

    Winner: Shinsuke Nakamura (14)
    Corbin attacked everyone on his way out, including the entering Heath Slater, who had problems entering the ring. He was eventually thrown in by Sheamus, who he immediately eliminated. Tye Dillinger was set to enter as number 10, but was attacked backstage by Owens and Zayn, Sami Zayn took his spot. Nakamura eliminates Reigns to win the royal Rumble and gets a title shot at WrestleMania 34, chosing to challenge WWE champion AJ Styles.

  4. Raw tagteam championship:
    The Bar (Cesaro & Sheamus) def. Seth Rollins & Jason Jordan (ch)
    After taking out Jordan, the match becomes a 2-on-1 match, with Cesaro eventually pinning Rollins to win the titles.
  5. Universal championshp, triple threat match:
    Brock Lesnar (ch) [w/Paul Heyman] def. Kane, Braun Strowman
    Lesnar pins Kane to retain the championship, after sending both him and Strowman through the announcers' tables.
  6. The Women's Royal Rumble:
    Elim. Ent. #Ent. Name By
    1 4 5Mandy RoseLita (5)
    2 7 7TaminaLita (5)
    3 5 7LitaBecky Lynch (2)
    4 6 8Kairi SaneDana Brooke (8)
    5 8 9Dana BrookeTorrie Wilson (9)
    6 910Torrie WilsonSonya Deville (10)
    7 312Sarah LoganMolly Holly (12)
    81014Sonya DevilleMichelle McCool (14)
    91114Liv MorganMichelle McCool (14)
    101214Molly HollyMichelle McCool (14)
    111314LanaMichelle McCool (14)
    121616Vickie GuerreroSasha Banks (1) & Becky Lynch (2) & Michelle McCool (14) & Ruby Riott (15)
    131419Michelle McCoolNatalya (18)
    14 220Becky LynchRuby Riott (15)
    152122JacquelineNia Jax (22)
    161922Kelly KellyNia Jax (22)
    171522Ruby RiottNia Jax (22)
    182023NaomiNia Jax (22)
    192424Beth PhoenixNatalya (18)
    202325Ember Moon (NXT ch)Asuka (25)
    211727CarmellaNikki Bella (27)
    222630Mickie JamesTrish Stratus (30)
    232230Nia JaxSasha Banks (1) & Natalya (18) & Asuka (25) & Nikki Bella (27) & Brie Bella (28) & Bayley (29) & Trish Stratus (29)
    242930BayleySasha Banks (1)
    251830NatalyaTrish Stratus (30)
    263030Trish StratusSasha Banks (1)
    27 130Sasha BanksNikki Bella (27) & Brie Bella (28)
    282830Brie BellaNikki Bella (27)
    292730Nikki BellaAsuka (25)
    25Asuka

    Winner: Asuka (25)
    After eliminating her own sister, Nikki Bella almost eliminated Asuka, but after fighting on the ring apron for a while, Asuka eventually managed to push her down to the floor. After the mach, Ronda Rousey came in to the ring, also pointing towards the Wrestlemania sign.

Elimination Chamber 2018 (Raw)

2018-02-25, T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. Raw Women's championship, Elimination chamber match:
    Alexa Bliss (ch) def. Mandy Rose, Sonya Deville, Mickie James, Bayley, Sasha Banks
    Sonya Deville and Bayley start out, with her "Absolution" partner Mandy Rose entering third. They paired up, but Bayley holds out until Sasha Banks entered as fourth. Rose taps out to Banks' Bank statement and is eliminated. Mickie James enters fifth. James pins Deville after jumping down from the top of the pod, but is herself eliminated by Bayley after a belly-to-Bayley. Bliss enters last, but flees the pod trying to avoid Banks and Bayley. Banks turns on her friend Bayley, and after a frog splash, Bliss steals the roll-up to eliminate Bayley. Bliss eventually gets the pinfall on Banks to retain the championship.
  2. The Bar (Cesaro & Sheamus) (ch) def. Titus O'Neil & Apollo [w/Dana Brooke]
    Cesaro pins Apollo to retain the championships.
  3. Asuka def. Nia Jax
    Stipulation: If Jax wins the match, she is inserted in the Raw Women's championship match at WrestleMania. After receiving a beating from Jax, Asuka reverses Jax' attempt at a powerbomb, rolling up Jax for a pinfall. After the match, Jax continues attacking Asuka.
  4. "Woken" Matt Hardy def. Bray Wyatt
    Wyatt sets up Hardy for Sister Abigail, but Hardy reverses it, hits a DDT and gets a pinfall victory.
  5. Universal championship #1 contender, Elimination chamber match:
    Roman Reigns def. The Miz (IC champion), Elias, John Cena, Finn Bálor, Seth Rollins, Braun Strowman
    The Miz, Rollins and Bálor start the match. John Cena enters as number four, Roman Reigns as number five. Number six is Strowman. He first eliminates The Miz. Elias enters last, and is also eliminated by Strowman, followed by John Cena, Finn Bálor and Seth Rollins. Reigns eventually spears Strowman and gets a pinfall victory.

Fastlane (SmackDown)

2018-03-11, Nationwide Arena, Colombus, Ohio, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. Shinsuke Nakamaura def. Rusev [w/Aiden English]
    Pinfall after the kinshasa.
  2. US championship:
    Randy Orton def. Bobby Roode (ch)
    Orton pins Roode after an RKO, to win the championship.
  3. Carmella & Natalya def. Naomi & Becky Lynch
    Carmella pins Lynch after a superkick.
  4. Smackdown tagteam championship:
    The Usos (Jimmy & Jey) (ch) vs. New Day (Kofi Kingson & Xavier Woods) [w/Big E] (no contest)
    Bludgeon Brothers (Harper & Rowan) comes out after a while when everyone is out, attacking both teams.
  5. Smackdown Women's championship:
    Charlotte Flair (ch) def. Ruby Riott
    Riott taps out to the Figure Eight.
  6. WWE championship, Six-pack challenge:
    AJ Styles (ch) def. Kevin Owens, John Cena, Baron Corbin, Sami Zayn, Dolph Ziggler
    Styles pins Owens after the Styles clash, after Shane McMahon had interfered repeatedly, blocking pins.

Cruiserweight championship tournament 2018

2018-01-30 to 2018-04-08

A tournament was set up for the Cruiserweight championship after Enzo Amore was stripped of the title when being released from his WWE contract, with the finals scheduled for WrestleMania XXXIV.

First round matches:

  1. 205Live 2018-01-30: Cedric Alexander def. Gran Metalik
  2. TJP def. Tyler Bate
  3. 205Live 2018-02-06: Kalisto def. Lince Dorado
  4. Roderick Strong def. Hideo Itami
  5. 205Live 2018-02-13: Mark Andrews def. Akira Tozawa
  6. Drew Gulak def. Tony Nese (subm.)
  7. 205Live 2018-02-20: Buddy Murphy def. Ariya Daivari
  8. Mustafa Ali def. Gentleman Jack Gallagher

Quarter final matches:

  1. 205Live 2018-02-27: Cedric Alexander def. TJP
  2. Roderick Strong def. Kalisto
  3. 205Live 2018-03-06: Drew Gulak def. Mark Andrews
  4. Mustafa Ali def. Buddy Murphy

Semi final matches:

  1. 205Live 2018-03-13: Cedric Alexander def. Roderick Strong
  2. 206Live 2018-03-20: Mustafa Ali def. Drew Gulak
Cedric AlexanderCedric AlexanderCedric AlexanderCedric AlexanderFinals at WrestleMania XXXIV
Gran Metalik
TJP TJP
Tyler Bate
Roderick Strong Roderick Strong Roderick Strong
Hideo Itami
Kalisto Kalisto
Lince Dorado
Mustafa Ali Mustafa Ali Mustafa Ali Mustafa Ali
Gentleman Jack Gallagher
Buddy Murphy Buddy Murphy
Ariya Daivari
Drew Gulak Drew Gulak Drew Gulak
Tony Nese
Akira Tozawa Mark Andrews
Mark Andrews

WrestleMania XXXIV

2018-04-08, Mercedes-Benz Superdome, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA

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  1. Intercontinental championship, triple threat:
    Seth Rollins def. The Miz (ch), Finn Bálor
    Rollins pins Miz after the curb stomp.
  2. Smackdown Women's championship:
    Charlotte Flair (ch) def. Asuka (subm.)
    Flair breaks Asuka's undefeated streak when she makes her tap out to the figure eight.
  3. US championship, fatal 4-way:
    Jinder Mahal [w/Sunil Singh] def. Randy Orton (ch), Bobby Roode, Rusev
    Mahal pins Rusev after the coloss.
  4. Mixed tagteam match:
    Kurt Angle & Rowdy Ronda Rousey def. Triple H & Stephanie McMahon (subm.)
    Triple H tries to take out Angle not allowing him to tag. Rousey has Stephanie down for a pin when Triple H drags the referee out of the ring. Eventually, Stephanie taps out of Rousey's arm bar.
  5. Smackdown tagteam championship, triple threat:
    Bludgeon Brothers (Harper & Rowan) def. The New Day (Kofi Kingston & Big E) [w/Xavier Woods], The Usos (Jimmy & Jey) (ch)
    Harper pins Kingston after powerbomb from top rope.
  6. Undertaker def. John Cena
    Cena was in the audience since Undertaker hadn't answered his challenge. When told he did, Elias instead enters. As Cena is leaving, Undertaker appears. Undertaker pins Cena after a tombstone.
  7. Shane McMahon & Daniel Bryan def. Kevin Owens & Sami Zayn (subm.)
    Stipulation: If Owens and Zayn won, they would be rehired. Owens and Zayn starts taking out Bryan, making it 2-on-1, but Bryan makes a comeback as Owens tries to pin McMahon after a frog splash. Bryan locks Zayn in a facelock and Zayn taps out.
  8. Raw Women's championship:
    Nia Jax def. Alexa Bliss (ch) [w/Mickie James]
    Jax starts by taking out James, and then continues by steamrolling over Bliss. Jax pins Bliss after a Samoan drop from the second rope.
  9. WWE championship:
    AJ Styles (ch) def. Shinsuke Nakamura
    Styles retains by pinfall after the Styles clash. Nakamura attacks Styles after the match.
  10. Raw tagteam championship:
    Braun Strowman & Mystery partner def. The Bar (Sheamus & Cesaro)
    Strowman had not revealed his partner, but wanted to pick a member of the audience. Ten year old Nicholas joined him, becoming champion when Strowman singlehandedly won the match by pinning Cesaro.
  11. Universal championship:
    Brock Lesnar (ch) [w/Paul Heyman] def. Roman Reigns
    Lesnar suplexes Reigns multiple times, but he kicks out of pins. Reigns spears Lesnar over the announce tables. Lesnar pins Reigns after an F-5 to retain.

Greatest Royal Rumble

2018-04-27, King Abdullah International Stadium, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. John Cena def. Triple H
    Cena pins Triple H after two consecutive AAs.
  2. Cruiserweight championship:
    Cedric Alexander (ch) def. Kalisto
    Alexander pins Kalisto after countering the salida del sol into a lumbar check.
  3. Raw tagteam championship:
    Bray Wyatt & Matt Hardy def. The Bar (Sheamus & Cesaro)
    This match was for the vacated title. Hardy pins Sheamus after an elevated Twist of fate.
  4. US championship:
    Jeff Hardy (ch) def. Jinder Mahal [w/Sunil Singh]
    Hardy pins Mahal after the swanton bomb.
  5. Smackdown tagteam championship:
    Bludgeon Brothers (Harper & Rowan) (ch) def. The Usos (Jimmy & Jey)
    Rowan pins Jimmy to retain.
  6. Intercontinental championship, Ladder match:
    Seth Rollins (ch) def. Finn Bálor, Samoa Joe, The Miz
    Rollins beats Finn Bálor to the top of the ladder, to grab and retain his championship.
  7. WWE championship:
    AJ Styles (ch) vs. Shinsuke Nakamura (2xCO)
    The match ends in a double count-out when the match turns into a brawl outside the ring.
  8. Casket match:
    Undertaker def. Rusev [w/Aiden English]
    Undertaker puts Rusev into the casket, but English stops him from closing it. The second time this happens, Undertaker takes down English, putting them both into the casket.
  9. Universal championship, Steel cage match:
    Brock Lesnar [w/Paul Heyman] (ch) def. Roman Reigns
    Lesnar retains the championship when he lands first after being speared through the cage wall onto the floor.
  10. 50-man Royal Rumble match:
    Elim. Ent. #Ent. Name By
    1 3 3Sin CaraDolph Ziggler (2)
    2 4 5Curtis AxelMark Henry (5)
    3 6 6Mike KanellisMark Henry (5)
    4 7 7Hiroki SumiMark Henry (5)
    5 5 7Mark HenryDolph Ziggler (2) & Daniel Bryan (1)
    6 8 8ViktorDaniel Bryan (1)
    71112Dash WilderHornswoggle (12) & Tony Nese (10)
    81212HornswoggleTony Nese (10)
    91014Tony NeseKofi Kingston (9) & Xavier Woods (14)
    101516Bo DallasKurt Angle (16)
    111316Primo ColónKurt Angle (16)
    12 216Dolph ZigglerKurt Angle (16)
    131920KonnorElias (20)
    141420Xavier WoodsElias (20)
    15 920Kofi KingstonElias (20)
    161621Kurt AngleElias (20)
    172324Drew GulakTucker Knight (24)
    181825GoldustLuke Gallows (21)
    191724Scott Dawsonhimself
    202128Luke GallowsRey Mysterio (28)
    212629FandangoMojo Rawley (29)
    223030Tyler BreezeMojo Rawley (29)
    232431Tucker KnightBig E (31)
    242733Chad GableApollo Crews (33)
    252234RhynoRoderick Strong (34)
    263235Karl AndersonRandy Orton (35)
    272935Mojo RawleyRandy Orton (35)
    283335Apollo CrewsRandy Orton (35)
    292538Bobby RoodeBaron Corbin (42)
    303438Roderick StrongBaron Corbin (42)
    313741BabatundeBraun Strowman (41)
    324041Dan MathaBraun Strowman (41)
    333141Big EBraun Strowman (41)
    343641Heath SlaterBraun Strowman (41)
    353942Titus O'NeilBraun Strowman (41)
    364242Tye DillingerBraun Strowman (41)
    372842Rey MysterioBaron Corbin (42)
    383842Baron CorbinRandy Orton (35)
    393542Randy OrtonElias (20)
    402044EliasBobby Lashley (44)
    414343Curt HawkinsBraun Strowman (41)
    424545The Great KhaliBraun Strowman (41) & Bobby Lashley (44)
    434850Shelton BenjaminChris Jericho (50)
    444750Shane McMahonBraun Strowman (41)
    454450Bobby LashleyBraun Strowman (41)
    465050Chris JerichoBraun Strowman (41)
    474650Kevin OwensBraun Strowman (41)
    48 150Daniel BryanBig Cass (49)
    494950Big CassBraun Strowman (41)
    41Braun Strowman

    Winner: Braun Strowman (41)
    After lasting over 70 minutes, Daniel Bryan is eliminated third last by Big Cass. Strowman is awarded a trophy and a Greatest Royal Rumble championship title.

Backlash 2018

2018-05-06, Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. Intercontinental championship:
    Seth Rollins (ch) def. The Miz
    Pinfall after the curb stomp.
  2. Raw Women's championship:
    Nia Jax (ch) def. Alexa Bliss
    Jax pins Bliss after a Samoan drop.
  3. US championship:
    Jeff Hardy (ch) def. Randy Orton
    Hardy pins orton after a Swanton bomb.
  4. Daniel Bryan def. Big Cass
    Cass taps out to the Yes lock. Cass attacks Bryan after the match.
  5. Smackdown Women's championship:
    Carmella (ch) def. Charlotte Flair
    Flair misses a moonsault, allowing Carmella to land a kick and get a pinfall victory.
  6. WWE championship, No disqualification:
    AJ Styles (ch) (2xKO) vs. Shinsuke Nakamura (2xKO)
    The match ends in a double knock-out when both main fail to answer the 10-count after double low blows.
  7. Braun Strowman & Bobby Lashley def. Sami Zayn & Kevin Owens
    Lashley pins Owens after a powerbomb.
  8. Samoa Joe def. Roman Reigns
    Joe sends Reigns through the Spanish announce table before the match officially starts. Joe wins by pinfall.

Money in the Bank

2018-06-17, Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Illinois, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. Daniel Bryan def. Big Cass
    Cass taps to a heel hook.
  2. Bobby Lashley def. Sami Zayn
    Lashley gets a quick pinfall victory over Zayn after a vertical suplex.
  3. Intercontinental championship:
    Seth Rollins (ch) def. Elias
    Rollins rolls up Elias and gets a pinfall while grabbing the tights.
  4. Women's Money in the Bank, Ladder match:
    Alexa Bliss def. Sasha Banks, Becky Lynch, Ember Moon, Lana, Natalya, Naomi, Charlotte Flair
    While Lana and Bliss are fighting in the ring, Naomi climbs the ladder, but it is misaligned with the briefcase, so she is unable to get the contract down. With the contract unhooked, Lynch climbs up and almost grabs it until Lynch tilts the ladder. She then ascends and simply lifts the briefcase off.
  5. Roman Reigns def. Jinder Mahal [w/Sunil Singh]
    Pinfall after spear.
  6. Smackdown Women's championship:
    Carmella (ch) def. Asuka
    Carmella superkicks Asuka to retain her championship, after James Ellsworth distracts Asuka, dressed up in her robes and mask.
  7. Last man standing match, WWE championship:
    AJ Styles (ch) def. Shinsuke Nakamura
    Syles drives Nakamura through the announcers table to get a ten-count and retain the championship.
  8. Raw Women's championship:
    Nia Jax (ch) def. Rowdy Ronda Rousey (DQ)
    Rousey has Jax in an armbar with Jax about to tap, when Alexa Bliss attacks Jax with the Money in the Bank briefcase. She continues to work the arm with the briefcase before cashing in.
  9. Raw Women's championship:
    Alexa Bliss def. Nia Jax (ch)
    Bliss performs the Twisted Bliss from the top rope, to win the championship.
  10. Men's Money in the Bank, Ladder match:
    Braun Strowman def. Samoa Joe, Finn Bálor, Rusev, Kevin Owens, Bobby Roode, The Miz, Kofi Kingston
    Everyone start ganging up on Strowman, burying him underneath the ladders. He eventually makes it back up, getting the briefcase to win.

United Kingdom Championship tournament

2018-06-18, Royal Albert Hall, London, England, UK

Watch on WWE Network.

First round matches:

  1. NXT Arena (Florida, USA, 2018-05-10):
    Jack Gallagher def. Drew Gulak (watch on Youtube)
  2. Download Festival (Derby, England, 2018-06-08):
    Ashton Smith def. Joseph Conners (watch on Youtube)
  3. Flash Morgan Webster def. James Drake (watch on Youtube)
  4. Zack Gibson def. Amir Jordan (watch on Youtube)
  5. Travis Banks def. Ligero (watch on Youtube)
  6. Download Festival (Derby, England, 2018-06-09):
    Jordan Devlin def. Tyson T-Bone (watch on Youtube)
  7. Dave Mastiff def. Kenny Williams (watch on Youtube)
  8. Joe Coffey def. Tucker (watch on Youtube)

Matches on the main event:

  1. Second round matches:
    Zack Gibson def. Jack Gallagher (subm.)
    Gibson catches Gallagher's diving headbutt, applies the Shankly gates and Gallagher submits.
  2. Joe Coffey def. Dave Mastiff
    Pinfall after clothesline.
  3. Flash Morgan Webster def. Jordan Devlin
    Devlin misses a moonsault from the top rope, allowing Webster to hit a reverse DDT to pin him.
  4. Travis Banks def. Ashton Smith
    Pinfall after the Kiwi crusher.
  5. #1 contender for NXT Women's championship, Triple threat:
    Toni Storm def. Isla Dawn, Killer Kelly
    Storm pins Dawn after a Storm Zero.
  6. Semi-final matches:
    Zack Gibson def. Flash Morgan Webster (subm.)
    Webster submits to the Shankly gates.
  7. Travis Banks def. Joey Coffey
    Banks rolls up Coffey with a casadora, after a couple of big boots, to get the pinfall victory.
  8. British Strong Style (Tyler Bate & Trent Seven & Pete Dunn (WWE UK champion)) def. Undisputed Era (Kyle O'Reilly & Roderick Strong (NXT tag ch) & Adam Cole (NXT NA ch))
    Tyler Bate pins Fish to win.
  9. Final:
    Zack Gibson def. Travis Banks (subm.)
    Winner goes on to face UK champions Pete Dunne at NXT UK Championship on the following day. Gibson applies the Shankly gates, but Banks does not submit the first time. He does the second time, however.
Zack Gibson Zack Gibson Zack Gibson Zack GibsonZack Gibson
Faces UK champion
Amir Jordan
Drew Gulak Jack Gallagher
Jack Gallagher
Flash Morgan WebsterFlash Morgan WebsterFlash Morgan Webster
James Drake
Tyson T-Bone Jordan Devlin
Jordan Devlin
Tucker Joe Coffey Joe Coffey Travis Banks
Joe Coffey
Dave Mastiff Dave Mastiff
Kenny Williams
Ligero Travis Banks Travis Banks
Travis Banks
Ashton Smith Ashton Smith
Joseph Conners

Extreme Rules

2018-07-15, PPG Paints Arena, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. Raw tagteam championship:
    B-Team (Bo Dallas & Curtis Axel) def. Deleters of Worlds (Matt Hardy & Bray Wyatt) (ch)
    Dallas pins Hardy after a neckbreaker of the top rope.
  2. Finn Bálor def. "Constable" Baron Corbin
    Bálor tries to perform the coup de grâce from the top rope, but Corbin counters. Corbin tries the End of days, but Bálor rolls him up to get a quick pinfall.
  3. Smackdown Women's championship:
    Carmella (ch) def. Asuka
    James Ellsworth was suspended in a shark cage above the ring. He tries to drop several items to Carmella. He also manages to open the door, but gets caught in the chains, hanging upside-down from the cage, allowing Asuka to attack him. While attacking him, Carmella ambushes her, runs her face into the side of the cage and gets a pinfall victory to retain.
  4. US championship:
    Shinsuke Nakamura def. Jeff Hardy (ch)
    Nakamura hits a low blow on Hardy before the match, and immediately goes for the Kinshasa kick after the bell rings. He quickly covers Hardy to win the championship.
  5. Steel cage match:
    Kevin Owens def. Braun Strowman
    Owens handcuffs Strowman to the top rope, but continues fighting him instead of climbing out. Strowman breaks free, and both climb to the top of the cage where Strowman chokeslams Owens down onto the announcer's table, giving him a token victory.
  6. Smackdown tagteam championship:
    Bludgeon Brothers (Harper & Rowan) (ch) def. Team Hell No (Daniel Bryan & Kane)
    Bludgeon Brothers had attacked Team Hell No earlier in the evening, leaving Bryan to face them on his own. Kane comes out to the ring half-way in the match, with one foot in a cast. Harper pins Bryan after a doomsday device.
  7. Bobby Lashley def. Roman Reigns
    Lashley slams Reigns onto the German announce table, and then spears him in the ring to get a pinfall victory.
  8. Raw Women's championship, Extreme Rules match:
    Alexa Bliss (ch) [w/Mickie James] def. Nia Jax [w/Natalya]
    Bliss DDT's Jax onto a chair to get the pinfall, with some help from James.
  9. WWE championship:
    AJ Styles (ch) def. Rusev [w/Aiden English]
    Styles pins Rusev after an phenomenal forearm from the top rope.
  10. Intercontinental championship, 30-minute Iron Man match:
    Dolph Ziggler (ch) [w/Drew McIntyre] def. Seth Rollins (draw)
    Most falls in 30 minutes wins the match.
    Falls:
    1. Rollins pins Ziggler after inside cradle (Ziggler-Rollins 0-1)
    2. Rollins pins Ziggler after a stomp (0-2)
    3. Ziggler is disqualified when McIntyre interfers (0-3)
    4. Ziggler pins Rollins after McIntyre kicks him before being sent backstage (1-3)
    5. Ziggler pins Rollins after a superkick (2-3)
    6. Ziggler pins Rollins after the zig-zag (3-3)
    7. Ziggler pins Rollins with his feet on the ropes (4-3)
    8. Rollins pins Ziggler after a slingshot (4-4)
    Rollins stomped Ziggler and set him up for a pinfall in the very last second, but the time expired and Ziggler retained his championship. GM Kurt Angle came out, set the match into overtime. McIntyre came back in, distracting Rollins long enough to allow Ziggler to get a quick pin.

Summerslam 2018

2018-08-19, Barclays Center, Brooklyn, New York, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. Intercontinental championship:
    Seth Rollins [w/Dean Ambrose] def. Dolph Ziggler (ch) [w/Drew McIntyre]
    Rollins pins Ziggler after the kingslayer.
  2. Smackdown tagteam championship:
    The New Day (Xavier Woods & Big E) [w/Kofi Kingston] def. Bludgeon Brothers (Harper & Rowan) (ch) (DQ)
    Bludgeon Brothers are disqualified when Rowan attacks Woods with the mallet.
  3. Money in the Bank:
    Braun Strowman def. Kevin Owens
    The match was for Strowman's Money in the Bank contract from the Money in the Bank PPV. Strowman quickly pins Owens, after a running powerslam.
  4. Smackdown Women's championship, Triple threat match:
    Charlotte Flair def. Becky Lynch, Carmella (ch)
    Lynch has Carmella in the dis-arm-her, when Flair puts Lynch through the Natural selection and pins her to win the championship. Flair is attacked by Lynch after the match.
  5. WWE championship:
    Samoa Joe def. AJ Styles (ch) (DQ)
    Joe disrespects Styles' family which is in the audience, causing Styles to attack him with a steel chair to be disqualified.
  6. The Miz def. Daniel Bryan
    The Miz gets something from his wife Maryse in the audience and attacks Bryan with it to get a pinfall victory.
  7. Finn Bálor def. "Constable" Baron Corbin
    Bálor comes out as The Deamon, and makes a quick job of the "constable", getting a pinfall after a "coup de grâce".
  8. US championship:
    Shinsuke Nakamura (ch) def. Jeff Hardy
    After Hardy misses a Swanton bomb on the ring apron, Nakamura hits the Kinshasa on Hardy to get a pinfall retaining the championship.
  9. Raw Women's championship:
    Ronda Rousey def. Alexa Bliss (ch) (subm.)
    Rousey catches Bliss in an armbar, forcing Bliss to tap out.
  10. Universal championship:
    Roman Reigns def. Brock Lesnar [w/Paul Heyman] (ch)
    The match hasn't started yet when Braun Strowman comes to the ring with his Money in the Bank contract. He declares that he will be watching the match and cash in on the winner. Lesnar drops Strowman outside the ring, but takes too long to come back in, allowing Reigns to hit the spear and get the pinfall victory.

Hell in a Cell

2018-09-16, AT&T Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. Hell in a Cell:
    Randy Orton def. Jeff Hardy
    Orton attacks Hardy's ear with a screwdriver, but Hardy comes back, and tries to jump Orton from the Cell ceiling. Orton barely escapes, and as the referee calls for EMTs for Hardy, Orton covers him for a pinfall. Hardy is stretchered out.
  2. Smackdown Women's championship:
    Becky Lynch def. Charlotte Flair (ch)
    After going after Flair's arm, Lynch rolls her up for a pinfall victory.
  3. Raw tagteam championship:
    Dolph Ziggler & Drew McIntyre (ch) Seth Rollins (IC ch) & Dean Ambrose
    McIntyre breaks Rollins' powerslam on Ziggler, allowing Ziggler to pin Rollins and retain the championship.
  4. WWE championship:
    AJ Styles (ch) def. Samoa Joe
    Styles reverses Joe's coquina clutch, getting Joe's shoulders down long enough for the referee to count to three.
  5. Maryse & The Miz def. Brie Bella & Daniel Bryan
    Bella rolls up Maryse for a pin, but she reverses it and gets a pinfall of her own.
  6. Raw Women's championship:
    Ronda Rousey (ch) [w/Natalya] def. Alexa Bliss [w/Mickie James & Alicia Fox] (subm.)
    Bliss keeps targeting Rousey's ribs, and is almost successful, until Rousey locks her arm bar and Bliss taps out.
  7. Universal championship, Hell in a Cell, special referee: Mick Foley
    Roman Reigns (ch) vs. Braun Strowman (no contest)
    This was Strowman's cash-in of his Money in the Bank contract. Dolph Ziggler and Drew McIntyre come to ringside, but are stopped from entering by Seth Rollins and Dean Ambrose. The four fights on top and on the side of the ring, until Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman arrive. Lesnar kicks open the ring and attacks both combattants, while Heyman takes out Foley, spraying him in the eyes. The match is then stopped by a second referee.

Super Show-Down

2018-10-06, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. Smackdown tagteam championship:
    New Day (Kofi Kingston & Xavier Woods) [w/Big E] (ch) def. The Bar (Cesaro & Sheamus)
    Kingston pins Cesaro after stomping him form the top rope.
  2. Smackdown Women's championship:
    Charlotte Flair def. Becky Lynch (ch) (DQ)
    Flair sets up the figure eight leglock on Lynch, but she reaches the championship belt and attacks Flair with it, getting herself disqualified.
  3. John Cena & Bobby Lashley def. Kevin Owens & Elias
    Cena pins Lashley.
  4. The IIconics (Billie Kay & Peyton Royce) def. Asuka & Naomi
    Royce pins Naomi after a double-team move.
  5. WWE championship, no disqualification, no count-out:
    AJ Styles (ch) def. Samoa Joe (subm.)
    Joe taps out to the calf crusher.
  6. Six-man tagteam match:
    Bella Twins (Brie & Nikki Bella) & Ronda Rousey def. Riott Squad (Liv Morgan & Ruby Riott & Sarah Logan) (subm.)
    Rousey locks both Morgan and Logan in a double arm bar, to win the match.
  7. WWE cruiserweight championship:
    Buddy Murphy def. Cedric Alexander (ch)
    Murphy counters Alexander jumping from the top rope, getting a pinfall victory to win the championship.
  8. Six-man tagteam match:
    The Shield (Dean Ambrose & Roman Reigns (Universal ch) & Seth Rollins (IC ch)) def. Braun Strowman & Dolph Ziggler & Drew McIntyre
    Ambrose pins Ziggler after the Dirty Deeds.
  9. #1 contender match for WWE championship:
    Daniel Bryan def. The Miz
    The Miz goes for a quick Skullcrushing finale, but Bryan reverses it into an inside cradle, to gain a pinfall and a shot at the WWE championship.
  10. No diqualifications:
    Triple H [w/Shawn Michaels] def. Undertaker [w/Kane]
    Billed as last time ever. Triple H starts out dominating the match, but Undertaker takes over. Triple H attacks with a sledgehammer, but with no referee, there is no one to count a pinfall. After Michaels' attacks Undertaker with the Sweet CHin Music, Triple H attacks again with the sledgehammer, hits a pedigree and wins by pinfall.

Evolution

2018-10-28, Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

Mae Young Classic first round matches (taped 2018-08-08 at Full Sail University, Winter Park, Florida USA):

  1. Episode 1: Tegan Nox (Wales) def. Zatara (Chile)
  2. Rhea Ripley (Australia) def. MJ Jenkins (USA)
  3. Lacey Lane (USA) def. Vanessa Kraven (Canada)
  4. Meiko Satomura (Japan) def. Killer Kelly (Portugal)
  5. Episode 2: Deonna Purrazzo (USA) def. Priscilla Kelly (USA) (subm.)
  6. Zeuxis (Puerto Rico) def. Aerial Monroe (USA)
  7. Kacy Catanzaro (USA) def. Reina González (USA)
  8. Mercedes Martinez (USA) def. Ashley Rayne (USA)
  9. Episode 3: Kaitlyn (USA) def. Kavita Devi (India)
  10. Toni Storm (Australia) def. Jinny (England)
  11. Xia Li (China) def. Karen Q (China/USA)
  12. Mia Yim (South Korea) def. Allysin Kay (USA)
  13. Episode 4: Hiroyo Matsumoto (Japan) def. Rachel Evers (USA)
  14. Taynara Conti (Brazil) def. Jessie Elaban (USA)
  15. Nicole Matthews (Canada) def. Isla Dawn (Scotland) (subm.)
  16. Io Shirai (Japan) def. Xia Brookside (England)

Mae Young Classic second round matches (taped 2018-08-09):

  1. Episode 5: Toni Storm (Australia) def. Hiroyo Matsumoto (Japan)
  2. Rhea Ripley (Australia) def. Kacy Catanzaro (USA)
  3. Lacey Lane (USA) def. Taynara Conti (Brazil)
  4. Meiko Satomura (Japan) def. Mercedes Martinez (USA)
  5. Episode 6: Io Shirai (Japan) def. Zeuxis (Puerto Rico)
  6. Deonna Purrazzo (USA) def. Xia Li (China) (subm.)
  7. Tegan Nox (Wales) def. Nicole Matthews (Canada)
  8. Mia Yim (South Korea) def. Kaitlyn (USA) (subm.)

Quarter-finals (taped 2018-08-09):

  1. Meiko Satomura (Japan) def. Lacey Lane (USA)
  2. Io Shirai (Japan) def. Deonna Purrazzo (USA)
  3. Rhea Ripley (Australia) def. Tegan Nox (Wales) (referee stoppage)
  4. Toni Storm (Australia) def. Mia Yim (South Korea)

Semi-finals (taped 2018-08-09):

  1. Toni Storm (Australia) def. Meiko Satomura (Japan)
  2. Io Shirai (Japan) def. Rhea Ripley (Australia)

Matches on the main event:

  1. Trish Stratus & Lita def. Alicia Fox & Mickie James [w/Alexa Bliss]
    Stratus hits the chick kick on James, and gets a pinfall victory.
  2. 20-Woman Battle Royal:
    Elim. Name By
    1Peyton RoyceAlundra Blayze & Kelly Kelly
    2Billie KayMolly Holly & Sonya Deville
    3Molly HollySonya Deville
    4Kelly KellySonya Devilla & Mandy Rose
    5Torrie WilsonMandy Rose
    6Sonya DevilleMandy Rose
    7Alundra BlayzeNia Jax
    8Maria KanellisNia Jax
    9LanaTamina
    10Mandy RoseCarmella
    11Dana BrookeEmber Moon
    12Michelle McCoolEmber Mmon
    13NaomiTamina
    14CarmellaEmber Moon
    15IvoryAsuka
    16AsukaEmber Moon
    17TaminaEmber Moon
    18Zelina VegaNia Jax
    19Ember MoonNia Jax
    Nia Jax

    Winner: Nia Jax
    Nia Jax earns a future championship match.

  3. Mae Young Classic final:
    Toni Storm def. Io Shirai
    Toni Storm manages to block Shirai's jump from the top rope, and hits the Storm Zero to win by pinfall.
  4. Sasha Banks & Natalya & Bayley def. Riott Squad (Liv Morgan & Sarah Logan & Ruby Riott)
    Sasha Banks pins Liv Morgan after a Frog Splash.
  5. NXT Women's championship:
    Shayna Baszler def. Kairi Sane (ch) (subm.)
    Sane submits to Baszler's headlock. Baszler becomes the first two-time NXT Women's champion.
  6. Last woman standing match, Smackdown Women's championship:
    Becky Lynch (ch) def. Charlotte Flair
    Lynch retains her championship when Flair cannot make it back to her feet after a powerbomb through a table.
  7. Raw Women's championship:
    Rowdy Ronda Rousey (ch) def. Nikki Bella [w/Brie Bella] (subm.)
    Brie intervened on her sister's behalf on several occasions, almost allowing Nikki to pin Rousey, but Rousey eventually drops her from the top rope and locks her arm, to win by submission.
Meiko SatomuraMeiko SatomuraMeiko SatomuraMeiko SatomuraToni StormToni Storm
Winner
Killer Kelly
Ashley RayneMercedes Martinez
Mercedes Martinez
Lacey LaneLacey LaneLacey Lane
Vanessa Kraven
Taynara ContiTaynara Conti
Jessie Elaban
Toni StormToni StormToni StormToni Storm
Jinny
Rachel EversHiroyo Matsumoto
Hiroyo Matsumoto
Mia YimMia YimMia Yim
Allysin Kay
KaitlynKaitlyn
Kavita Devi
Tegan NoxTegan NoxTegan NoxRhea RipleyIo Shirai
Zatara
Isla DawnNicole Matthews
Nicole Matthews
Rhea RipleyRhea RipleyRhea Ripley
MJ Jenkins
Kacy CatanzaroKacy Catanzaro
Reina González
Io ShiraiIo ShiraiIo ShiraiIo Shirai
Xia Brookside
ZeuxisZeuxis
Aerial Monroe
Deonna PurrazzoDeonna PurrazzoDeonna Purrazzo
Priscilla Kelly
Karen QXia Li
Xia Li

WWE Crown Jewel

2018-11-02, King Saud University Stadium, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Watch on WWE Network.

WWE World Cup qualifiers (not on the main event):

  1. Raw 2018-10-08: John Cena (qualified directly)
  2. The Conquistador wins a 10-man battle royal
    He unmasked to reveal himself as Kurt Angle.
  3. SmackDown 2018-10-09: Jeff Hardy def. Samoa Joe (referee stoppage)
  4. Randy Orton def. Big Show
  5. Raw 2018-10-15: Seth Rollins def. Drew McIntyre (count-out)
  6. Dolph Ziggler def. Dean Ambrose
  7. SmackDown 2018-10-16: The Miz def. Rusev [w/Lana]
  8. Rey Mysterio def. Shinsuke Nakamura
  9. Raw 2018-10-29: Bobby Lashley replaces John Cena.

Matches on the main event:

  1. World Cup Quarter finals:
    Rey Mysterio def. Randy Orton
    Orton is about to hit the RKO, but Mysterio counters and rolls Orton up to get a pinfall victory. Orton hits Mysterio with an RKO after the match.
  2. Jeff Hardy vs. The Miz
    Hardy reverses the Twist of Fate into the Skullcrushing finale, to get a pinfall victory.
  3. Seth Rollins (Intercontinental champion, Raw tagteam champion) def. Bobby Lashley [w/Lio Rush]
    Rollins pins Lashley after the stomp.
  4. Dolph Ziggler [w/Drew McIntyre] def. Kurt Angle
    Ziggler sends Angle into the ring post, hits the Zig Zag and gets a pinfall victory.
  5. Smackdown tagteam championship:
    The Bar (Sheamus & Cesaro) [w/Big Show] (ch) def. New Day (Big E & Kofi Kingson) [w/Xavier Woods]
    Big Show punches Big E, allowing Sheamus to hit a Brogue kick and get the pinfall victory.
  6. World Cup Semi finals:
    The Miz def. Rey Mysterio
    The Miz hits the 619 but The Miz counters the Frog splash, allowing him to get a pinfall victory.
  7. Dolph Ziggler [w/Drew McIntyre] def. Seth Rollins (IC ch, Raw tag ch)
    McIntyre pushes Rollins off the top rope, allowing Ziggler to hit a superkick and get a pinfall victory.
  8. WWE championship:
    AJ Styles (ch) def. Samoa Joe
    Styles pins Joe after the phenomenal forearm, to retain the championship.
  9. Universal championship
    Brock Lesnar (ch) [w/Paul Heyman] def. Braun Strowman
    The match is for the vacant Universal championship, which was vacated by Roman Reigns due to illness. Baron Corbin entered the ring to present the championship to the referee, but instead attacks Strowman with it. After six F-5s, Lesnar wins by pinfall.
  10. World Cup final:
    Shane McMahon def. Dolph Ziggler [w/Drew McIntyre]
    McIntyre is sent back out from the ring, and The Miz attacks Ziggler before the match. Miz hurts his leg jumping out of the ring before the bell rings and the referee calls for stopping the match before it starts. Instead of a forfeit, SmackDown General Manager McMahon inserts himself in the final, replacing The Miz. Raw GM Baron Corbin tries to interfere, but is sent away from the ring. McMahon hits the coast-to-coast and gets a pinfall victory to win the tournament.
  11. D-Generation X (Triple H & Shawn Michaels) def. Brothers of Destruction (Undertaker & Kane)
    Despite last month's Triple H vs. Undertaker being billed as "last time ever", we get the remactch as a tagteam match. With a combined age of over 200 years, pace is fairly slow. After Undertaker and Kane slowly grind down their opponents, Triple H makes a comeback, pinning Kane after a pedigree.
Raw
wrestlers
Seth Rollins Seth Rollins Dolph ZigglerShane McMahon
Bobby Lashley
Kurt Angle Dolph Ziggler
Dolph Ziggler
SmackDown
wrestlers
Jeff Hardy The Miz The Miz Shane McMahon
The Miz
Randy Orton Rey Mysterio
Rey Mysterio

Survivor Series 2018

2018-11-18, Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA

Watch on WWE Network.

  1. 5-on-5 women's elimination match:
    Team Raw (Mickie James & Tamina & Nia Jax & Sasha Banks & Bayley) [w/Alexa Bliss] Team SmackDown (Carmella [w/R-Truth] & Naomi & Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville & Asuka)
    Order of elimination:
    1. Naomi (by Tamina)
    2. Tamina (by Carmella)
    3. Mickie James (by Mandy Rose)
    4. Carmella (by Bayley)
    5. Mandy Rose (by Sasha Banks) (subm.)
    6. Sonya Deville & Bayley (count-out)
    7. Sasha Banks (by Asuka)
    8. Asuka (by Nia Jax)
    Survivor: Nia Jax
    Banks and Bayley replaced Natalya and Ruby Riott after a on-screen fight on the pre-show. Mandy Rose replaced Charlotte Flair, who replaced an injured Becky Lynch in the 1-on-1 match against Ronda Rousey. Nia Jax pushed Banks off the top rope to allow Asuka to eliminate her. Raw-SmackDown 1-0 (or 1-1 with preshow).
  2. Champion vs. champion:
    Seth Rollins (IC ch) def. Shinsuke Nakamura (US ch)
    Rollins pins Nakamura after a superkick and a stomp. Raw-SmackDown 2-0 (2-1).
  3. Champions vs. champions:
    The Bar (Sheamus & Cesaro) (SmackDown tagteam champions) [w/Big Show] AOP (Akam & Rezar) (Raw tagteam champions) [w/Drake Maverick]
    Rezar pins Cesaro after a AOP double-teams him while Sheamus and Big Show are busy with Maverick outside the ring. Raw-SmackDown 3-0 (3-1).
  4. Cruiserweight championship:
    Buddy Murphy (ch) def. Mustafa Ali
    Murphy counters Ali's top rope dive, hits him with Murphy's Law and gets the pinfall victory.
  5. 5-on-5 men's elimination match:
    Team Raw (Bobby Lashley [w/Lio Rush] & Finn Bálor & Dolph Ziggler & Drew McIntyre & Braun Strowman) [w/Baron Corbin] Team SmackDown (The Miz & Jeff Hardy & Samoa Joe & Rey Mysterio & Shane McMahon)
    Order of elimination:
    1. Samoa Joe (by Drew McIntyre)
    2. Finn Bálor (by Rey Mysterio)
    3. Dolph Ziggler (by Shane McMahon)
    4. Jeff Hardy (by Braun Strowman)
    5. Rey Mysterio (by Braun Strowman)
    6. The Miz (by Braun Strowman)
    7. Shane McMahon (by Braun Strowman)
    Survivors: Bobby Lashley, Drew McIntyre, Braun Strowman
    SmackDown dominates the early part of the match, with the Raw team not being able to get along. Once Strowman gets started, the tide turns and Raw can win the match easily. Raw-SmackDown 4-0 (4-1).
  6. Rowdy Ronda Rousey (Raw Women's ch) def. Charlotte Flair (DQ)
    Charlotte Flair replaced SmackDown women's champion Becky Lynch, who was injured after invading Raw earlier in the week. After a long and grueling match, Flair rolls out of the ring. When Rousey runs after her, she attacks her with a kendo stick, getting herself disqualified. Flair keeps hitting Rousey with the stick, only leaving the ring to pick up a steel chair. Raw-SmackDown 5-0 (5-1).
  7. Champion vs. champion:
    Brock Lesnar (Universal ch) [w/Paul Heyman] def. Daniel Bryan (WWE ch)
    Lesnar rolls up Daniels for a pinfall victory. Raw-SmackDown 6-0 (6-1).
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