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David McKeown

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Re: The Official WWE thread
« Reply #600 on: April 22, 2018, 06:24:42 AM »
Thinking back on the show I think the build for many matches was poor and the order of the matches killed the momentum a bit but the in ring stuff wasn't actually that bad. The IC match was very strong as was the AJ match. The Charlotte Asuka match was awesome and the Rousey match exceeded expectations.

The even was highly unpredictable. Going on PP odds at the start of the start of the show the favourites didn't win any of the following. IC US, Smackdown Women or Smackdown Tag matches.

The AJ-Nakamura match was not strong. It was only ok, which given the way it as positioned as a dream match both by the WWE and by hardcore fans meant it was severely underwhelming.

I didn’t see the IC match so of what I saw only the Rousey match was an unqualified success, as the ending of the Asuka match was a puke worthy swerve.

I thought was the AJ-Nakamura match was strong considering it was face v face. With the heel turn I expect better possibly at Backlash but I thought it was a good match which was maybe hurt a little from its position on the card. I think we can agree to disagree on the Charlotte v Asuka match which I thought was match of the night.

Looking forward to seeing who gets called up on Tuesday. I was hoping Damo might get the nod but rumour has it that's off till after summerslam.

Spoke to soon as Sanity minus Nikki have been called up to the main roster. Always great to see a local lad doing well.

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Re: The Official WWE thread
« Reply #601 on: April 30, 2018, 02:58:01 PM »
Congratulations to Titus O'Neil on becoming the 21st Century Shockmaster!  ;D ;D


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Re: The Official WWE thread
« Reply #602 on: April 30, 2018, 04:44:10 PM »
Congratulations to Titus O'Neil on becoming the 21st Century Shockmaster!  ;D ;D




It was a planned skit that is a call back to a real fûck up he had falling over carrying a barrel when he was on NXT.

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Re: The Official WWE thread
« Reply #603 on: May 03, 2018, 01:23:50 AM »
Having watched it again I am not convinced he meant it but it was hilarious