Welcome to another edition of WWE Recap Report — a breakdown of the biggest takeaways of the week from WWE programming for those who may have missed out.
Whether you need to catch up on a show, had too busy of a week to stay on top of the breaking news or just skipped out on WWE as a whole, I’ve got you covered.
Obviously, not every single thing will be recapped here in detail. But this is your TL;DR of the week to be caught up to speed before the next Monday Night Raw so you’re not left in the dark.
With that being said, here is a quick rundown of this week in WWE.
MONDAY NIGHT RAW
- The Viking Raiders defeated Cedric Alexander and Shelton Benjamin by pinfall.
- Riddle defeated Randy Orton by pinfall.
- Lana and Naomi defeated Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler by pinfall.
- The Miz and Maryse had another MizTV segment to hype Miz and Mrs., which Damian Priest interrupted to set up a match.
- Elias defeated Kofi Kingston by pinfall.
- Mace and T-Bar defeated Drew McIntyre and Braun Strowman by disqualification.
- Damian Priest defeated The Miz by pinfall.
- Sheamus attacked Humbert Carrillo, who was hoping to get a United States Championship shot, but the bell never rang.
- Asuka defeated Charlotte Flair by pinfall with some help from Rhea Ripley.
- Kyle O’Reilly returned and cut a promo about taking the next step in his career. Cameron Grimes interrupted, hoping to start a business relationship with him. Instead, they’ll be fighting later tonight.
- LA Knight defeated Dexter Lumis by pinfall.
- Beth Phoenix spoke to Io Shirai, who is planning to take some time to rest before getting her rematch for the NXT Women’s Championship. Franky Monet interrupted to say she’ll take her spot as the top of the division while she’s gone.
- Grizzled Young Veterans defeated Breezango by pinfall.
- Sarray defeated Zoey Stark by pinfall. Stark was attacked by Toni Storm after the match.
- NXT Cruiserweight Championship Match: Kushida retained over Oney Lorcan by submission. After the match, Legado del Fantasma attacked Kushida. MSK came to the rescue.
- Imperium defeated Ever-Rise by pinfall.
- Kyle O’Reilly defeated Cameron Grimes by pinfall
- Mansoor defeated Akira Tozawa
- Lince Dorado defeated Drew Gulak
- Joe Coffey defeated Eddie Dennis by pinfall. T-Bone and Primate attacked Coffey after the match. Wolfgang and Mark Coffey made the save. That set up a six-man tag team match for next week.
- Sam Gradwell defeated Dave Mastiff by pinfall.
- Jinny defeated Dani Luna by pinfall.
- Amir Jordan agrees to a No DQ Loser Leaves NXT UK match against Kenny Williams to come.
- A video package hyped Rohan Raja. He will face Teoman next week in his debut.
- Moustache Mountain defeated Noam Dar and Sha Samuels by pinfall.
FRIDAY NIGHT SMACKDOWN
- After a promo and some trash talking and threatening between heels and faces, Cesaro and Daniel Bryan defeated Jey Uso and Seth Rollins by pinfall.
- Tamina defeated Nia Jax by pinfall.
- Apollo Crews defeated Kevin Owens by pinfall.
- Dominik and Rey Mysterio defeated Alpha Academy by pinfall.
- Roman Reigns dodged Cesaro’s challenge for a Universal Championship match and instead, challenged Daniel Bryan to one more title match next week, with the stipulation that if Bryan loses, he leaves SmackDown.
- Ariya Daivari and Tony Nese defeated The Bollywood Boyz
- Ashante “Thee” Adonis defeated August Grey
What were your big takeaways from this week? Tell everyone your thoughts on this past week in WWE by leaving a comment below!