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Surprise Returns On WWE Raw. Ciampa Loses First Name.

April 26th, 2022

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Two big surprise returns on last night’s RAW.

Asuka was back…to briefly confront Becky Lynch.

And Mustafa Ali - who had asked for his release from WWE - returned to RAW. He got a rollup win over The Miz.

After the match, Ali was attacked by Ciampa. Just Ciampa. He’s the latest performer to lose his first name in WWE.

Bianca Belair is still the RAW Women’s Champion. She pinned Sonya Deville with the KOD after Deville restarted the match twice..and called in some backup in the form of Queen Zelina and Carmella.

Bobby Lashley and Omos are set for a WrestleMania rematch at WrestleMania Backlash.

Lashley won an arm-wrestling contest against Omos last night but got beat up afterward.

Damian Priest beat Finn Balor. By the way, Priest and Edge’s new faction is now known as Judgement Day.

RKBro, Cody Rhodes & Ezekiel won an 8-man tag team main event over The Usos, Seth Rollins & Kevin Owens. Randy Orton finished the match with a flurry of RKO’s for all four of his opponents before pinning Jey Uso.
Also last night, Tamina & Akira Tozawa defeated 24/7 Champion Dana Brooke & Reggie…and Veer Mahaan beat a local competitor, Sam Smothers.
Tonight’s NXT has the 2.0 debut of NXT UK’s Nathan Frazer.

Also being promoted for tonight is the rematch between Nikkita Lyons and Lash Legend.

Plus, Tony D’Angelo vs. Xyon Quinn…Solo Sikoa vs. Trick Williams…and Fallon Henley, Josh Briggs & Brooks Jensen vs. Elektra Lopez & Legado del Fantasma


Tonight’s Dark has a big 10-man tag team match: The Hardys, Top Flight & Frankie Kazarian vs. Private Party, The Blade, Angelico & Max Caster.

Also on the show: QT Marshall vs. Penta Oscuro…and Serpentico vs. Lee Moriarty

On last night’s Dark: Elevation…DDT Pro’s Konosuke Takeshita made his return to AEW with a win over Brandon Cutler. He pinned him after a jumping knee strike.
New Japan’s Minoru Suzuki beat QT Marshall…Penta Oscuro beat Max Caster…Kris Statlander beat Julia Hart…and Anna Jay, Ruby Soho & Skye Blue defeated Emi Sakura, The Bunny & Nyla Rose. Jay forced The Bunny to submit to the Queenslayer sleeper hold.
This week’s episode of NWA Powerrr premieres tonight on FITE. There are TWO title matches on the show.

The Briscoes challenge Le Rebelion for the NWA Tag Titles…

And Homicide defends the NWA Junior Heavyweight Championship against Rhett Titus.

Also on the show, Trevor Murdoch vs. Aron Stevens…and Nick Aldis vs. Jordan Clearwater.


Shingo Takagi is the new holder of the KOPW 2022 trophy. He beat Taichi Monday in a “30-Count Pinfall Match”.

Also, Bullet Club’s House of Torture - EVIL, SHO & Yujiro Takahashi held on to the NEVER 6-Man Titles with a win over Hiroshi Tanahashi & the Guerrillas of Destiny.

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