Kevin Eck Contributor @TheKevinEck Updated at 12:16 p.m. ET Updated at 12:16 p.m. ET Every week, former WWE creative writer Kevin Eck runs down his thoughts from "RAW," "SmackDown" and the world of pro wrestling. This week, it's a special SummerSlam recap! SummerSlam thoughts Am I the only who … … thought the main event was brilliantly booked? Vince McMahon outsmarted the smart marks in Brooklyn, who likely were salivating at the opportunity to defecate all over the match between WWE Universal Champion Brock Lesnar and Roman Reigns. Having crowd favorite Braun Strowman come out right before the start of the match to declare that he was going to cash in his Money in the Bank contract on the winner as soon as the match was over added an unexpected layer to the bout and excited the fans so much that they mostly forgot about trying to hijack the match. Strowman ultimately … [Read more...] about Am I the only one? SummerSlam recap; Roman Reigns, Ronda Rousey rule; Bad Becky Lynch
Top 5 / Top 10 41 // 17 Aug 2018, 23:30 IST SHARE Carmella defends her SmackDown Women's Championship in a triple threat match for the first time this weekend, which also happens to be the first ever women's triple threat match in the history of SummerSlam.Carmella has had the help of James Ellsworth at both Money in the Bank and Extreme Rules but after he was fired from SmackDown Live a few weeks ago, The Princess of Staten Island has been forced to go it alone and is now aware that she doesn't have to be pinned to lose her Championship this weekend when she steps in the ring against two former Champions.Charlotte Flair is a six-time Women's Champion whilst Becky Lynch was the inaugural SmackDown Women's Champion after she won the title at Backlash in 2016, but hasn't been able to lift the Championship since. Tension is running high between Tea-Generation X members Charlotte and Becky and right now it's unknown which woman could come out on top.#5 … [Read more...] about 5 Potential Finishes For Carmella vs Charlotte vs Becky Lynch
News 14 // 13 Aug 2018, 04:00 IST SHARE What's the story?Becky Lynch recently spoke to Wrestling Compadres and weighed in on several different topics. Most notably, Lynch revealed the WWE legend who helped her build confidence. Besides, she also spoke about how she drew inspiration from "Stone Cold" Steve Austin. In case you didn't know...On Sunday, August 19th, Becky Lynch will compete against Charlotte Flair and Carmella in triple threat match for the SmackDown Women's Championship. All this transpired after Flair defeated Carmella--as a result of which the WWE higher-ups confirmed that she will be added to the Carmella vs. Becky Lynch matchup at SummerSlam. The heart of the matterBecky Lynch is widely regarded as one of the WWE's top female performers today--with several fans and experts noting that her character work and mic skills are indeed top-tier. Lynch opened up on several topics, speaking to Wrestling Compadres, and recalled how the late … [Read more...] about Becky Lynch on which WWE legend helped her build up confidence, drawing inspiration from Steve Austin
Exclusive 359 // 08 Aug 2018, 17:27 IST SHARE A member of the 4 horsewomen of wrestling along with Charlotte Flair, Bailey and Sasha Banks, Becky is one of the most loved WWE Superstars on the roster.She was the first ever SmackDown Women's Champion and is finally getting a shot at reclaiming her Championship when she takes on Carmella and Charlotte Flair for the title at Summerslam.I had the chance to speak to her over a telecon and here is what she had to say:SK: If the WWE were to introduce the Women's Tag Team Championships soon, who would you pick as your tag team partner?Becky: Charlotte Flair, of course. We already have our tag team name ready: Tea-generation X.SK: Speaking of Charlotte, she has backstabbed you once before, are you worried something like that might happen again at Summerslam?Becky: Yes it is a possibility and it's always going to be a possibility, especially in this industry as we all want to get to the top and we will be one … [Read more...] about After James Ellsworth, Becky Lynch Wants To Face This Current Male Champion In WWE
News 44 // 30 Jul 2018, 13:37 IST SHARE What's the story?Becky Lynch recently spoke to Noelle Foley of Ringside Collectibles and revealed that she would be very much open to a match with UFC legend Ronda Rousey in the future. She stated that it would be an armbar vs armbar match but said she was confident that she would win even though Rousey has shown some great skill since making her debut.In case you didn't know...A former champion in UFC and the first female UFC Hall of Famer, Ronda Rousey made her official debut in the WWE in a match against Triple H and Stephanie McMahon along with her tag team partner Kurt Angle at Wrestlemania 34, in what was one of the best matches of the night.She has since gone on to face Nia Jax for the Raw Women's Championship in an unsuccessful attempt due to Alexa Bliss cashing in her MITB contract mid-match.She, now, has the opportunity to face Bliss at Summerslam. The heart of the matterHere is what the Irish … [Read more...] about Could We See Becky Lynch Vs Ronda Rousey At Evolution?