Top 5 / Top 10 54 // 21 Dec 2018, 09:45 IST SHARE 2018 is about to culminate in a few days.It was not a stupendous year for WWE. They recorded their lowest ever ratings in history. They produced some incredible shows like SummerSlam and Evolution as well as some real underwhelming ones like Crown Jewel and Backlash.WWE has evolved a lot in the last decade. It has become much more global and rich, but one thing that is still unchanged is the practice of unexpected heel turns.2018 saw some big and some small heel turns. But four of them stood apart from others. Namely Shinsuke Nakamura at WrestleMania, Becky Lynch at Summerslam, Dean Ambrose on Raw, and Daniel Bryan on Smackdown Live.Today we will dwell deep into all these heel turns and will decide who actually had the best heel turn of 2018.Special Mention: Johnny GarganoIf someone would have told me that Gargano will be a heel at the end of the year, I would not have believed him. But here it is, … [Read more...] about Who had the best Heel Turn of 2018?
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Top 5 / Top 10 76 // 16 Sep 2018, 17:30 IST SHARE We're only hours away from the first pay-per-view since SummerSlam. Hell in a Cell will be an intense show, with a card featuring superstars from both brands. Despite the fact that there aren't as many matches as SummerSlam, the pay-per-view promises to be a gripping one. With NFL season underway, WWE may want to carry off a heel turn or two so that the excitement carries over to Monday Night.In this article, I shall look at 5 heel turns that could take place during the show. Let me know if you agree or disagree with my speculation here. Let's have some fun before the pay-per-view hits our screens.After all, who doesn't like a surprise or two? Any heel turn can potentially turn a brand or storyline around on its head.Without any further prologue, here is my list of contenders...#5 Charlotte FlairWe all saw Becky Lynch go heel at SummerSlam this year. Even though WWE tried their best to make the crowd … [Read more...] about 5 Heel Turns That Could Happen At Hell In A Cell
News 47 // 14 Sep 2018, 20:00 IST SHARE What's the story?Former WWE Tag Team Champion, and current WWE writer 'Road Dogg' Jesse James has responded to fans who have been critical of the recent heel turn of SmackDown Live superstar Becky Lynch. In case you didn't knowAt SummerSlam 2018, Charlotte Flair captured her seventh championship, defeating then champion Carmella in a match that also featured Lynch.After the match, the Lass-Kicker attacked Flair, blaming her, as the match was initially supposed to be just Carmella vs Lynch.Since then, the women have feuded on SmackDown Live, with Lynch disguising herself as a fan to attack Flair this week on SmackDown Live.Despite turning on her best friend, Lynch has received a positive reaction from fans, with the WWE portraying both women as having equally valid reasons, instead of their standard heel-face dynamic.The heart of the matterResponding to a fan who said WWE needs to listen to the support Lynch … [Read more...] about WWE Writer Road Dogg Responds To Fan Criticism Of Becky Lynch’s Heel Turn
Top 5 / Top 10 200 // 07 Sep 2018, 21:08 IST SHARE WWE is essentially like a soap opera, all the good guys are destined to become bad guys and all the bad guys will at some point become relatable enough to be seen as good again. There was once a famous wrestling quote about how every wrestler should be able to work both face and heel to be seen as a success and WWE definitely makes sure that one is on the CV before they are willing to sign any talent to a contract.Survivor Series is right around the corner and it appears that there are a number of stars who are currently on the verge of turning heel, they are just waiting for that one big push. Heel turns aren't always a bad thing, sometimes superstars work better as heel characters and their turn can then bring out the best in their opponent and create a memorable storyline for the watching WWE Universe.#5 Big EThe New Day are the current SmackDown Tag Team Champions but throughout the past year, … [Read more...] about 5 Heel Turns That Are Poised To Happen This Fall
News 390 // 20 Aug 2018, 06:16 IST SHARE Charlotte Flair won the SmackDown Women's Championship, but the only thing fans can talk about was the heel turn by Becky Lynch to end the post-match segment.This part of the show began with Flair making her entrance first debuting a pink robe followed by Becky Lynch who came to the ring with a much more colorful attire then usual.The Champion, Carmella, made her way down to the ring also covered in pink via her new sweatsuit and in-ring gear.The story of the night was Carmella using the competitiveness of Flair and Lynch to drive a wedge between them and secure the title in the midst of the confusion.As corny as her tactics were, Carmella's game plan proved effective as she managed to isolate Flair and Lynch at various points in the match.Carmella focused majority of her offense on wearing down Lynch with different slaps and holds until Flair entered the ring and booted Lynch in the face.Flair would regain … [Read more...] about *SPOILERS*: Title Change Leads To Shocking Heel Turn At SummerSlam