MONDAY NIGHT RAW 3/28/2016
The Undertaker announced on Raw this would not be his last WrestleMania like Vince McMahon falsely led us to believe. He said Shane’s blood would be on Vince.
Shane McMahon went face to face with the Deadman and belittled him by mentioning his legacy died two years ago when he lost to Brock Lesnar at Mania.
The Deadman countered that Shane had been Vince’s bitch since birth. After that, Shane lost it and attacked his nemesis. The Undertaker recovered and dismantled the announce table. Shane escaped a power bomb and jumped off the top rope onto The Deadman, breaking the table in half.
Zack Ryder vs Chris Jericho
AJ Styles interrupted the match to taunt Y2J. Styles wouldn’t leave until Jericho acknowledged he would face him at WrestleMania. Ryder seized the opportunity and got the victory with a cradle pin. Disgruntled, Chris pushed the cameraman out of the way and finally accepted AJ’s challenge.
Becky Lynch vs. Charlotte with Ric Flair- Sasha as guest commentator
Ric Flair grabbed Becky’s leg, which aided Charlotte to utilize her Natural Selection to get the win.
Vince McMahon interview with Renee Young
Vince explained to Renee he knew his son would do anything to beat The Undertaker. Shane appeared and ridiculed his father. Shane-O-Mac recalled that Vince had stolen the company from his own father. Shane would keep the tradition and steal WWE from Vince McMahon.
Curtis Axel and Bo Dallas with The Social Outcasts vs. The Big Show and Kane
The match was immediately disqualified after a disturbance from Heath Slater and Adam Rose. Several superstars competing in the upcoming Andre the Giant Battle Royal joined the fight including, R-Truth, Goldust, Mark Henry, and The Ascension. The Big Show and Kane impressed with a quadruple chokeslam to The Social Outcasts.
Triple H and Stephanie McMahon
Stephanie wanted the WWE Universe to grovel at Triple H’s feet as a sign of respect. Triple H revealed he was obsessed with being the WWE Champion. He enjoyed the money, the power, and the title. His obsession led him to being a 14 time champion and the greatest WWE superstar in the history of the company, according to him at least.
Roman Reigns ran to the ring from the main entrance and pulverized Triple H.
Kofi Kingston with The New Day vs. Alberto del Rio with The League of Nations
Kofi was tangled in the ropes, which allowed del Rio to jump off the post onto Kofi’s midsection. Kingston eventually won with a diva roll up.
Former WWE on-air personality and current SportsCenter anchor Jonathan Coachman approached The New Day. He confessed they were his favorite wrestlers to interview. He also announced SportsCenter would be reporting live at WrestleMania on Sunday. Then Coachman professed he loved Booty O’s and danced with the reigning tag team champions.
Roman Reigns interview with Renee Young
Bubba Ray Dudley sabotaged Roman’s interview. He was upset because Reigns beat him up last week. Bubba Ray and D-Von Dudley beat up Reigns then they fed him to Triple H. The Game bashed Roman’s face onto his championship belt.
Konnor with Viktor vs. Kalisto
Kaliso delivered a corkscrew off the top rope then won with a Tornado DDT.
Ryback made an appearance, shouted “feed me more!” In Kalisto’s face, then left the ring.
Brock Lesnar and Paul Heyman
Dean Ambrose walked to the ring with a wagon and filled it with weapons from under the ring. Brock picked up a kendo stick and just stared at The Lunatic Fringe.
Paige with Brie, Natalya, and Alicia Fox (Team Total Divas) vs. Emma with Tamina, Naomi, Lana, and Summer Rae (Team Bad and Blonde)
Tamina distracted the ref while Lana worked with Emma to get the win. The ladies continued to fight even after the match was over. Eva Marie joined the party and went after Lana. Team Bad and Blonde retreated but Team Total Divas were not pleased with Eva Marie’s presence.
Stardust, The Miz, and Kevin Owens vs. Sin Cara, Sami Zayn, and Dolph Ziggler
During the past few weeks, KO had walked out on several tag team matches. Tonight, Stardust and The Miz repaid Owens by walking out on him. Zayn took advantage and hit Kevin with the Helluva Kick for the huge victory.
Triple H and Stephanie McMahon
Hunter and Stephanie returned to finish their speech since Roman Reigns crashed their original statement. As expected, Roman attacked Triple H again, throwing him into the barricade. The League of Nations and The Dudley Boyz aided The Game. Before you knew it the entire locker room poured into the arena. The Usos assisted Reigns while everyone else seemed to be on Team Authority. Roman flew over the top rope to take out Triple H along with a string of superstars. Is this a preview of what to expect for the main event at WrestleMania?
The Road to WrestleMania made its final stop before WrestleMania on SmackDown. Dean Ambrose made a big statement and WWE provided a sneak peek of what to expect at the show of shows this weekend.
AJ Styles vs. Heath Slater with The Social Outcasts
The Social Outcasts bragged about their upcoming match at WrestleMania’s Andre the Giant Battle Royal. AJ overcame The Outcasts’ shenanigans to seal the win over Heath with a Phenomenal Forearm. Is this foreshadowing what we can expect against Chris Jericho?
Jey Uso with Jimmy Uso vs. D-Von Dudley with Bubba Ray Dudley
D-Von missed a flying head butt while Jimmy took care of Bubba outside the ring. In the end, D-Von prevailed with a Spinebuster. The animosity between these two tag teams have escalated in the previous weeks. Can the Dudley’s match their success on the big stage over the weekend?
Erick Rowan with The Wyatt Family vs. Dean Ambrose
The Lunatic Fringe unleashed a full throttle assault on Rowan for the huge victory going into WrestleMania. Let’s see if the unstable maniac can use this as momentum in his natural environment at Mania.
by Ashley D’Hooge