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Welcome to the return of the Love/Hate column. After a couple weeks of Wrestlemania rankings, its “back to bidness here on the mothership”
Love: John Cena’s promo this past Monday night. While The Rock went to his proverbial well of catch phrases, Cena cut a heartfelt promo that made their twice in a lifetime match seem more than just a match to him. With his Donovan McNabb comparison he basically compared all his previous title wins as NFC Championship appearances, and defeating The Rock as his Superbowl. I dunno if Cena believes this or not, but he did a good job of selling the main event of Wrestlemania holding the upmost importance to him.
Hate: The Rock’s approach to this feud once again. Last year Cena clearly out classed him on the mic. The line about Rock having notes on his wrist, is one of the greatest lines I recall. EVER. I was hoping after Rocky was trumped last year on the mic, that he would turn up the heat. No such luck, with The Rock prevailin...
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After Monday’s episode of Raw went off the air, The Undertaker slowly got to his feet and walked to the back.
John Cena, Ryback and Sheamus defeated The Shield in the dark match main event by disqalification after Rollins hit Cena with a chair.
After the match, the babyfaces hit the heels with their finishers.
If you exclude Rey Mysterio’s win at WrestleMania XXII, then Cena and Batista are the last two men to win their first career world titles at WrestleMania. Since then, WWE has largely relied on the same people in the same clutch situations, as opposed to taking a risk at the big annual spectacular.
- After Monday’s episode of RAW went off the air, The Undertaker slowly got to his feet and walked to the back.John Cena, Ryback and Sheamus then defeated The Shield in the dark main event by disqualification after Seth Rollins hit Cena with a chair.After the match, the babyfaces hit the heels with their finishers to end the show.
Source: The Wrestling Observer Newsletter
Thanks to Ranjit Chahal for his help passing along the following newsbits:
– WWE officials have been discussing several outcomes for the WWE Championship match at the WrestleMania 29 pay-per-view, including an idea of having John Cena aligning with The Shield and being revealed as the leader. There has been talk of having Cena snap and...
Raw starts with John Cena coming to the ring. He gets a ton of boos. He says the arena tonight is full of Cena-crats and Rock-publicans. He hypes their match this Sunday and says he respects the Rock. Cena says the Rock’s time is up and his time is now and that the Rock will experience failure this Sunday. The crowd starts a boring chant. He goes on to say that he will shock the...
- The final WWE RAW before WrestleMania 29 will take place tonight from the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. All big names will be in attendance tonight including The Rock, The Undertaker, Brock Lesnar, Triple H and others.No matches have been announced for tonight but The Shield vs. John Cena, Ryback and Sheamus is being advertised locally.WWE is focusing on the following points...
Join us tonight at 8pm EST for live coverage of the final WWE RAW before WrestleMania 29. Tonight’s show will feature The Rock, John Cena, CM Punk, The Undertaker, Brock Lesnar, Triple H and others. Stay tuned for live coverage…Live Photos from Tonight’s WWE RAW, Plans for WWE Tag Titles, Sexy New Bellas Candids, More
- The final WWE RAW before WrestleMania 29 will take place tonight from the Verizon Center in Washington, DC. All big names will be in attendance tonight including The Rock, The Undertaker, Brock Lesnar, Triple H and others.
No matches have been announced for tonight but The Shield vs. John Cena, Ryback and Sheamus is being advertised locally.
WWE is focusing on the following points...
– After this week’s WWE RAW went off the air, The Undertaker slowly walked to the back and received cheers from the crowd. The post-RAW dark match featured John Cena, Ryback, and Sheamus defeating The Shield by DQ. Roman Reigns hit Cena with a chair resulting in the DQ. Afterwards, Cena, Ryback, and Shemus cleared the ring and hit their finishers to send the crowd home happy...
Here is the likely final card for this Sunday night’s WWE WrestleMania 29 pay-per-view:
WWE Title Match:
The Rock vs. John Cena II
World Heavyweight Title Match:
Alberto Del Rio vs. Jack Swagger
No Holds Barred Match:
Triple H (w/Shawn Michaels) vs. Brock Lesnar with HHH’s career on the line.
WWE Tag Team Title Match:
Team Hell No vs. Dolph Ziggler & Big E. Langston
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Several WWE video titles are now available on Netflix, including the following:
* The True Story of WrestleMania: Volume 1
* WWE Presents: Hart & Soul: The Hart Family Anthology
* WWE Presents: The Rise & Fall of WCW
* WWE Presents: The John Cena Experience
* WWE Presents: The Very Best of WCW Monday Nitro
* OMG! The Top 50 Incidents in WWE History
* WWE Presents: Macho Madness...