And while three-plus hours of the event were nothing short of outstanding, the final 15 minutes or so left the viewer puzzled and confused as to not only the booking of the event but the future of WWE as a whole. It was that distinction that made him the backbone of the Atlanta-based organization throughout the late s until the end of WCW in The confusing psychology didn’t play out as smart and instead was overthought. Flair similarly turned out to be the perfect foil to Rousey’s physicality inside the ring during the match. Alliance Survivor Series match, for the majority of Raw Kurt Angle went around the backstage area portraying himself as the man who saved the WWF and wanting to be praised for doing so. He has written and hosted various podcasts and digital shows for ESPN

Soon after, Lesnar hit a final F5 to finish Bryan off and continued to sell his leg in a manner that completely put Bryan over in defeat. Jericho attacked Rock with a Breakdown and Austin pinned Rock for a near-fall. Cruiserweight Championship — Enzo Amore c def. Promotional poster featuring Lita and Torrie Wilson. As a result of the final match, Angle kept his position as Raw General Manager and Raw won brand supremacy Retrieved 20 December

Pinfall after a Small package. But after an attack from behind by Corbin, Team Raw left its syrvivor Among Men” in the ring as fellow survivors Lashley and McIntyre walked off alongside the acting Raw general manager. The Survivor Series which also did not feature any elimination tag team matches is notable for the debut of the Elimination Chamber match.

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In other projects Wikimedia Commons Wikiquote. Jax was booed lustily each time she entered the ring in retaliation for her accidentally breaking Becky Lynch’s face on Raw and making her medically ineligible to face Ronda Rousey on Sunday. Retrieved October 22, The match paled in comparison to previous years including an epic main event yet still provided plenty of entertainment thanks to an expected mix of big spots and creative booking.

As expected, Lesnar dominated the entire first half by throwing Styles around like a rag doll, dragging him by his hair and delivering a quad of German suplexes. Triple H in a No Disqualification match. In the end, Syrvivor, Reigns, and Rollins performed the triple powerbomb from the second rope on Wew followed by Ambrose pinning Kingston to win the match, opening the event with for Raw. Six-man tag team match [37]. Retrieved December 18, In the first match, Elias faced Matt Hardy.


This page was last edited on 17 Februaryat Bayley tagged in and eliminated Lynch with a roll-up. After those two matches, the winners would face off in one final match to unify both championships.

He followed with Murphy’s Law to end seried brilliant match. Pinfall after a Breakdown. Just days after Becky Lynch’s injury inserted Charlotte Flair into her “dream match” Raw women’s champion Ronda Rousey, the two turned in one hell of a piece of business including a violent postscript that suddenly has the debate about which match actually will headline WrestleMania 35 in New York a very healthy one.

The same can’t be said for the finish, which was forced and nothing else. The audience delighted in seeing Ross pummel Heyman before he was carted off by security.

Jax then took advantage with a trio of leg drops and a Samoan drop to finish Asuka. And all you people in this audience and all you people watching at home, I just shut your mouth, too.

In what was a fairly brilliant piece of booking, WWE chose to capitalize on the natural heat Jax received from the crowd by turning her into a super heel. After Cesaro gave chase outside the ring, Maverick ran into the outstretched elbow of the Big Show.

The fourth was Strowman, who ended up being one of the two survivors in Raw’s victory after being left with a survior to end the match. Natalya applied the Sharpshooter on Banks to eliminate her. The crowd was left stunned, forced to debate whether to be more angry sreies the inconceivable leaps of psychology or the fact that the top stars on each brand were booked out of the match so early.

Elias came out to play a song and bragged about defeating Matt Hardy, who then attacked Elias.

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Based on his actions at the end of the WWF vs. He was at the center of some of the match’s top moments early on when he tagged himself in to shorten an entertaining standoff between Balor and Nakamura to have his own with Shinsuke and then Roode. Retrieved November 8, Angle performed an Angle Slam on Cena only for Shane to break the cover.


In nothing short of a tour de force of high spots and impact moves, Murphy and Ali took advantage of every minute given them. Women’s champs — Charlotte Flair of SD def. Jey then survivot to the top rope and connected with a splash on Sheamus for the pin. This page was last edited on 4 Januaryat Angle could not bring himself to do it, after which, Chief Operating Officer Triple H returned his first appearance on Raw since WrestleMania 33attacked Jordan with a Pedigreeand declared himself Jordan’s replacement.

Booked just hours before the start of the show — and without any history between them survlvor fuel it — both superstars were given way too much time to tell a simplistic story. Asuka was the sole survivor, rallying from behind against both Tamina Snuka and Natalya to close the match with a pair of Asuka Locks.

McMahon agreed with Angle and looked for a way to reward him. Owens and Zayn won, keeping their jobs, and continued to feud with Shane McMahon. Styles was then attacked by The Singh Brothers, but fought them off. The interference of Zayn and Owens, arguably SmackDown’s top two stars over the past few months, causing their own team the match was survjvor booking. To replace him, Jerry Lawler was brought back, making his first appearance since his resignation from the company in the end of February after No Way Out.

Big Show was eliminated by Shane after a Leap of Faith. Retrieved 19 November It’s tired and stale and it robbed the company of what was on pace to be a contender for the best show of This article is about the professional wrestling pay-per-view event.