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
- Braun Strowman beat Mace and T-Bar by DQ in a handicap match. Drew McIntyre came out to help (despite arguing with Strowman ahead of time). Then, Mace and T-Bar beat both of them by count-out.
- Damian Priest and The New Day defeated The Miz, Elias and Jaxson Ryker
- Sonya Deville lifted Charlotte Flair’s suspension and they forced referee Eddie Orengo to apologize to her.
- Sheamus and Humberto Carrillo fought each other to piggyback off last week’s brawl.
- RKBRo (Randy Orton and Riddle) defeated Cedric Alexander and Shelton Benjamin by pinfall.
- Rhea Ripley, Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler defeated Asuka, Lana and Naomi by pinfall.
- Charlotte Flair defeated Mandy Rose by pinfall.
- Braun Strowman defeated Drew McIntyre by pinfall to earn his way into the WWE Championship match at Backlash.
- Mercedes Martinez defeated Dakota Kai by disqualification after Raquel Gonzalez interfered.
- Grizzled Young Veterans were cutting a promo before they were interrupted by Timothy Thatcher and Tommaso Ciampa. They came to blows, with Ciampa and Thatcher standing tall.
- Zayda Ramier defeated Toni Storm by pinfall due to a distraction from Zoey Stark.
- Bronson Reed defeated Austin Theory by pinfall.
- Imperium defeated Drake Maverick and Killian Dain by pinfall.
- Candice LeRae and Indi Hartwell attacked Ember Moon and Shotzi Blackheart. The scheduled match against Robert Stone Brand’s Aliyah and Jessi Kamea didn’t happen.
- Adam Cole spoke to Arash Markazi about how Kyle O’Reilly got lucky in their unsanctioned match and Karrion Kross is good, but not great.
- A vignette aired for Diamond Mine.
- Six-Man Tag Team Match: Legado del Fantasma defeated Kushida and MSK by pinfall.
- Drew Gulak defeated Akira Tozawa
- Mustafa Ali defeated Ricochet
- Teoman defeated Rohan Raja by referee stoppage.
- Jinny, Isla Dawn, Xia Brookside, Dani Luna and Emilia McKenzie will fight for the chance to become the No. 1 contender to the NXT UK Women’s Championship.
- Sha Samuels defeated Levi Muir by pinfall.
- Meiko Satomura defeatd Aoife Valkyrie by pinfall.
- Gallus defeated Symbiosis (Eddie Dennis, Primate and T-Bone) by pinfall.
FRIDAY NIGHT SMACKDOWN
- Six-Person Tag Team Match: Bianca Belair and The Street Profits defeated Bayley and The Dirty Dawgs by pinfall.
- Natalya and Tamina defeated Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler by pinfall.
- Big E defeated Apollo Crews by disqualification due to interference from Commander Azeez. Kevin Owens came out to make the save and help even the odds, but Sami Zayn turn the tide back for the heels. Then, Azeez took out Zayn.
- Roman Reigns defeated Daniel Bryan by submission to retain the Universal Championship.
- August Grey and Jake Atlas defeated The Bollywood Boyz by pinfall.
- Ever-Rise defeated Ariya Daivari and Tony Nese by pinfall.
What were your big takeaways from this week? Tell everyone your thoughts on this past week in WWE by leaving a comment below!