The world of WWE is never a quiet one, however this week has been significantly newsworthy for the world’s greatest skilled wrestling firm.
WWE toured Europe this week, however a wide range of points induced modifications to the marketed playing cards. An sickness to Roman Reigns noticed Triple H be part of The Shield, whereas Kurt Angle grew to become an honoury Shield member as soon as once more in England.
Two of the most important items of stories this week got here on Tuesday’s SmackDown Live. In the principle occasion of the present, AJ Styles defeated Jinder Mahal to win the WWE Championship.
The win for Styles implies that he’ll now face Raw’s Universal Champion Brock Lesnar at Survivor Series in a non-title champion vs champion match, which may very well be top-of-the-line WWE matches of the yr.
There was much less excellent news for Kevin Owens and Sami Zayn, who had been each despatched dwelling from the tour by WWE after SmackDown.
Both Owens and Zayn featured on the present the place they had been beat-down by The New Day, and experiences point out that WWE had been sad with the best way the duo reacted after the section had ended.
While no official punishment has been introduced for the pair, this isn’t a great signal for the SmackDown faction.
One man who has skilled his justifiable share of controversial moments over the previous 50 years has been Ric Flair, whose ESPN documentary Nature Boy lastly aired within the United States this week.
The documentary acquired wonderful opinions, and featured an enormous array of speaking heads together with The Undertaker, Triple H and Ric’s daughter Charlotte.
Nature Boy was some of the in style reveals on Cable TV this week, additional emphasising Ric’s fame and story.
Perhaps Flair will likely be a future visitor for Piers Morgan, after the outspoken TV presenter referred to as out WWE commentator Corey Graves this week.
Graves referred to Enzo Amore as ‘the only guy less liked in England than Piers Morgan’ whereas commentating on Raw, resulting in Morgan reacting on Twitter.
Graves, who was compelled to retire from wrestling resulting from concussion points, responded to Morgan with typical fashion.
I’m sorry, I meant no disrespect. I had no concept who you had been. I merely googled “most hated man in England.”
Welcome to relevance although! https://t.co/g0R8dXQs6m
— Corey Graves (@WWEGraves) November eight, 2017
Before Morgan provided up maybe the harshest insult of all – evaluating himself to John Cena, and Graves to perennial WWE loser Heath Slater.
There was higher information for John Cena than being in comparison with Piers Morgan nevertheless, as he was named because the fifth man on SmackDown’s Survivor Series group to tackle Raw later this month.
Cena will likely be joined by Shane McMahon, Shinsuke Nakamura, Bobby Roode and Randy Orton to tackle Kurt Angle, Braun Strowman, Jason Jordan, Finn Balor and Samoa Joe.
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