WWE introduced John Cena’s return for WWE Raw in Laredo, Texas on June 27 as part of his 20th anniversary celebration. Cena has teased a possible feud with Theory—whom Vince McMahon reportedly sees as the next John Cena.
John Cena just lately posted a photograph of Kevin Owens stomping the United States Championship, which was another thinly veiled reference to Theory, the present United States Championship.
“My present-day preferred WWE Celebrity is Idea…what current WWE Celebrity is most in need of an Angle Adjustment? Principle,” reported Cena in a new Q&A on TikTok.
WWE Uncooked marketed fallout from WWE Hell in a Mobile immediately after Cody Rhodes’ immediately basic performance with a torn pec. Rhodes was penned off television for the duration of an injury angle when Seth Rollins took him out with a sledgehammer.
Uncooked also marketed a new member of the Judgment Working day, which turned out to be
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Cody Rhodes Wrecked by Seth Rollins
The only good of Cody Rhodes currently being absent for so lengthy are the thousands and thousands of pounds WWE will save on pyro.
Cody Rhodes was handled like every single bit the gladiator he is coming out of final night. Just after getting booed through placing himself on fire in AEW, it has to sense superior for Cody to be appreciated for his latest ballsy performance.
Cody Rhodes gave supporters a glimmer of hope by teasing he could be back again in 4 months to contend in Revenue in the Bank. Sadly, immediately after praising Rhodes, Seth Rollins returned with a sledgehammer and laid out the American Nightmare. Though Cody Rhodes was able to wander off on his individual power, to a thunderous ovation, this angle will possible be applied to compose him off tv for the time being.
Dana Brooke def. Becky Lynch
Dana Brooke gained the 24/7 Championship, only to efficiently defend it in opposition to Becky Lynch (thanks to outdoors interference from Asuka). When Becky Lynch primary evented WrestleMania 35, no one with a pulse could have predicted she’d be getting rid of a match for the 24/7 Championship at any point in her occupation.
Riddle def. The Miz
The MizTV segment that preceded this revolved all-around the size of The Miz’s balls.
Related to his feud against Damian Priest, The Miz wrestled in street garments and was stripped down his underwear. Fortuitously, he didn’t conquer Riddle in his underwear the way he did Priest.
Of course, as soon as Miz was stripped down to his undies, admirers chanted “tiny balls!”
The Street Profits def. The Usos by Countout
Angelo Dawkins strike a super-duper athletic dive to the exterior as he proceeds to be one of the most underrated performers in all of wrestling.
WWE refuses to defeat The Usos, still they also never put them above fifty percent the time, so The Usos have turn out to be the kings of the DQ victory. An Usos vs. Avenue Income feud feels like far more of the identical, but at least they have fantastic matches.
Theory Confronts Bobby Lashley
WWE is obviously intent on pushing Bobby Lashley for a entire world title feud, but the truth that they seem prepared to feed Principle to Lashley tells you they’re major about it.
It’ll be fascinating to see just how a great deal WWE guards Principle in what ought to be an unavoidable reduction to Lashley, particularly with a potential match versus John Cena on the horizon.
Veer Mahaan def. Dominik Mysterio by DQ
Dominik’s sole goal since WrestleMania 38 has been to get Veer Mahaan about.
This week’s countdown timer counted down to The Judgment Days’ latest member, which was 20 minutes away by this issue.
This was not the squash match that appeared inescapable on paper. Dominik actually received in some offense. This match went as a result of a business split, and Veer didn’t even get a submission victory, the match finished when Rey Mysterio went “full softball dad” and interfered on his son’s behalf.
Finn Balor, Judgment Working day Turns on Edge
Poor Damian Priest and Rhea Ripley both of those endured “what” chants, which has been a topic all over the Judgment Day’s operate.
Finn Balor pretend-joined the Judgment Day. I truly believed he was a excellent applicant to be a legit new member, but when he was unveiled as the newest member in this trend, I promptly knew it was likely to be a swerve. It was a swerve, except the swerve was on Edge, who was attacked by The Judgment Day and its new chief Finn Balor.
While it would seem like Edge is getting buried, he’s sensible to ditch this secure, which basically was not working.
Omos def. Cedric Alexander
Nevertheless Cedric Alexander said he was going to stand on his individual transferring ahead, his fresh get started was almost nothing more than obtaining squashed by Omos.
The Dirty Dawgz declared they ended up back on Monday Night time Raw, when I did not even know they left.
The Filthy Dawgz are evidently headed for a feud with Omos and MVP, which tells me WWE has randomly turned Omos babyface.
Ezekiel def. Otis
Ezekiel drop his armband fringes for this match, so possibly he’ll be taken much more seriously?
Otis awkwardly rolled out of the ring suitable right after his loss rather of attacking Ezekiel like a authentic heel.
Kevin Owens approved Ezekiel’s challenge, but only if Ezekiel would acknowledge he was Elias. Followers popped for the potential. Ezekiel admitted he was Elias, making the match formal, only to say he was lying.
Rhea Ripley def. Alexa Bliss, Doudrop and Liv Morgan
This match quickly teased a “powerhouse” showdown amongst Liv Morgan and Doudrop.
Rhea Ripley took a really frightening bump early on but quickly recovered without any signal of damage.
Liv Morgan and Alexa Bliss appeared to have fashioned some sort of alliance that sparked speculation they experienced shaped a tag staff.
Rhea Ripley hit Riptide on Doudrop, last but not least location up a lengthy-awaited feud between Ripley and Belair. This Deadly 4-Way alone tells you how loaded the women’s division is.