The first half of today’s roundup will be dedicated to the shocking finale of Raw where Kevin Owens took his rightful place as Universal Champion!
Champion of the Universe – WWE
In a fantastic close to last night’s Raw, Kevin Owens became the second ever Universal Champion last night on Raw eliminating Big Cass & Seth Rolins with an assist from The Game, Triple H. Pro Wrestling is #1 and the best.
Following the shocking ending of Raw, “The Man” Seth Rollins and Commissioner Stephanie McMahon had words about her husband’s actions.
Owens’ First Photoshoot – WWE
WWE also has footage of Owens’ first photoshoot as champion before going to call his wife.
Cesaro Injured – Cageside Seats
WWE is reporting and Cesaro’s Twitter is indicating he may have suffered contusions on his spine after being backdropped into a ring post last night on Raw. Heal up quick Swiss Superman.
Cruiserweight Division – What Culture
Johnny Gargano, Tommaso Ciampa, & Cedric Alexander joined Rich Swann, Noam Dar, Brian Perkins, & TJP (announced last week) as the first 7 confirmed names for the new RAW cruiserweight division.
Ryback Podcast – Wrestling Observer
The former Ryback is spilling the beans about his WWE departure in a new podcast. Reeves says he walked away from a 3-year 1.5 million dollar deal and he was lied to about a number of opportunities, like being the top heel in the company, having the championship, and facing AJ Styles at WrestleMania 32.