Buddy Murphy faces Roman Reigns in a nice SmackDown in-ring debut for Murphy, Shane McMahon annoys Kevin Owens again, Orton and The Revival team up to take on New Day, and Ember Moon battles Charlotte Flair in a good episode of SmackDown Live.
This good episode of RAW featured a surprise return, a champ versus champ match, and a fun underdog match between Cedric Alexander and Drew McIntyre among other varied moments.
This year’s SummerSlam was a mostly good show. It featured some fun moments and had a few very entertaining matches, including the main event of Seth Rollins versus Brock Lesnar for the WWE Universal Title.
The Cruiserweight Title and Women’s Tag Titles are on the line on a good kickoff show for this year’s SummerSlam.
Adam Cole puts his title on the line against Johnny Gargano in a 2 out of 3 falls match with three different stipuations in another fun NXT TakeOver.
Takeover: Toronto is previewed on this episode of NXT with a bunch of videos to get us ready for the big show. Also, Shane Thorne took on Joaquin Wilde in a good match.
Pete Dunne and Roderick Strong fight in a great main event on an entertaining episode of NXT.
Jordan Myles faced Angel Garza in the semifinals of the Breakout Tournament, Damian Priest battled Keith Lee in the main event, and some matches for Takeover were set up in an okay episode of NXT.
Dana Brooke battles Sarah Logan and the team of Titus O’Neil and No Way Jose faces EC3 and Eric Young in an average episode of Main Event.
KUSHIDA battles Apollo Crews in a fun match on a pretty good show that also featured the final first round match of the NXT Breakout Tournament and the return of NXT Champion Adam Cole.
WWE 205 Live Episode 138 #205Live Original Air Date: July 16, 2019 Event Date: July 16, 2019 (aired live) City: Worcester, MA Venue: DCU Center Commentary: Vic Joseph, Aiden English, Nigel McGuinness Ring Announcer: Greg Hamilton Video At Extreme Rules (Kickoff), Drew Gulak defended his Cruiserweight Title against Tony Nese. Backstage Drew Gulak says …
Shane McMahon holds a town hall meeting for the SmackDown roster on a pretty entertaining episode of SmackDown Live.
This week’s RAW was an average show with some good moments scattered throughout.
This year’s Extreme Rules was an up and down show with some really good, some not so good, and some fairly uninteresting matches.
The Cruiserweight and Intercontinental titles are both on the line in two very good matches to kick off this year’s Extreme Rules!
The Street Profits put their tag title on the line against Burch and Lorcan in a great main event on an entertaining NXT that also featured another fun Breakout Tournament match (Myles vs BOA) and a look at the new Io Shirai!
Roderick Strong faces Tyler Breeze in the main event of an entertaining episode of NXT that also featurs the continuation of the NXT Breakout Tournament with Isaiah “Swerve” Scott versus Cameron Grimes.
Damian Priest debuts against Raul Mendoza, Taynara Conti faces Xia Li, and the Undisputed Era battles Dream, Breeze, and Riddle in a six man tag match on a good episode of NXT.
Mia Yim and Bianca Belair settle their rivalry, and Kona Reeves tries to get a win back from Keith Lee on a good episode of NXT that mostly serves as a recap of Takeover XXV.
The 25th NXT Takeover provided a night of great matches and memorable moments. This was possibly the most consistently great Takeover out of all of them.