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Major Title Change At WrestleMania Backlash. Edge’s Stable Adds New Member.

May 9th, 2022

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Ronda Rousey is the new SmackDown Women’s Champion. She won the title by forcing Charlotte Flair to say “I Quit” at WrestleMania Backlash last night.

After the match, WWE announced Flair has a broken bone in her arm.

Edge beat AJ Styles last night and added a new member to his Judgement Day faction. A masked individual cost Styles the match…and then revealed themselves to be…Rhea Ripley.

The main event saw Roman Reigns & The Usos beat Drew McIntyre & RK-Bro. Reigns pinned Riddle with a spear.

Cody Rhodes beat Seth Rollins, grabbing Rollins’ tights during a rollup after Rollins tries to do the same.

Also, Omos beat Bobby Lashley…and Madcap Moss got a rollup win over Happy Corbin.

WWE’s next big event is Hell in a Cell on Sunday, June 5th.

On Friday’s SmackDown… Shayna Baszler rolled up and pinned one-half of the WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Sasha Banks, thanks to some timely outside interference by Natalya.

Sheamus & Ridge Holland won a Tables Match over Kofi Kingston & Xavier Woods after the previously missing Butch reappeared. and got involved.

Sami Zayn got a count-out win over Shinsuke Nakamura… and Gunther beat Drew Gulak.

(STINGER: Impact)
The Briscoes are the new Impact Tag Team Champions. They took the titles from Violent By Design’s Eric Young & Deaner at Saturday night’s Under Siege special.
Taya Valkyrie pinned Deonna Purrazzo with a rollup to retain the AAA Reina de Reinas Championship. After the match, Mia Yim appeared to confront Purrazzo.
Sami Callihan also returned to Impact on the show and attacked Moose.
Josh Alexander beat New Japan’s Tomohiro Ishii in the main event to hold onto the Impact World Title.
Ace Austin beat Trey Miguel to retain the X-Division Title.
Tasha Steelz is still Knockouts Champ after a win over Havok.
Giesel Shaw beat one-half of the Knockouts Tag Champs Madison Rayne.
Chris Sabin pinned Steve Maclin with the Cradle Shock.
Honor No More won a 10-man tag over Bullet Club.
On the Countdown to Under Siege pre-show…Rich Swann pinned Laredo Kid to win a 3-way that also included Speedball Mike Bailey…and Heath & Rhino beat Raj Singh & Shera…
Willie Mack and JONAH have both left Impact Wrestling after their contracts expired.


Former Ring of Honor TV Champ Tony Deppen makes his AEW debut on tonight’s Dark: Elevation. He’s facing John Silver.

Also on the show, Abadon vs. Emi Sakura, Sonny Kiss vs. PRETTY Peter Avalon..and Keith Lee & Swerve Strickland vs. QT Marshall & Nick Comoroto.

The final qualifying match for the Owen Hart Foundation Women’s Tournament went down on Friday’s Rampage. Riho is in after a win over Yuka Sakazaki.

Four other women in the tournament met in a tag team match. Toni Storm & Ruby Soho beat Dr. Britt Baker & Jamie Hayter. Storm rolled up Baker for the pin.

Also on Friday’s show…Jay Lethal beat DDT Pro’s Konosuke Takeshita…Hook beat JD Drake.

Scorpio Sky agreed to defend his TNT Championship against Frankie Kazarian on next Friday’s Rampage.

Stu Grayson’s contract with AEW has expired and he is no longer working for the company.

New Japan’s Will Ospreay will make his GCW debut against Nick Wayne at a show in Providence, Rhode Island on June 19th.

We have the first matches announced for the NWA’s Alwayz Ready pay-per-view on June 11th.
Tyrus will defend the NWA TV Title against Mims…and Chris Adonis will challenge Jax Dane for the National Title.

That’s JUST Pro Wrestling News for Monday, May 9th. Be sure to subscribe to this feed so you don’t miss our next update.

I’m Matt Carlins. Thank YOU for listening.

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