Former unified heavyweight boxing champion Tyson Fury is coming to WWE’s Raw Monday night time.
WWE said it’s providing Fury an “open microphone” to say his piece after getting right into a heated trade with WWE famous person Braun Strowman final Friday on the premiere episode of Friday Night SmackDown on Fox.
Fury, who appeared within the entrance row on SmackDown, misplaced his cool when Strowman appeared to throw fellow wrestler Dolph Ziggler proper in his route throughout an eight-man tag group match.
After the match, Fury jumped the group barrier and tried to go after Strowman however safety intervened.
It seems to be like a WWE-boxing crossover match could possibly be on the playing cards between these two. WWE teased that Fury “will now be supplied an open discussion board this Monday night time on Raw to talk his thoughts following the explosive incident.”
WWE Raw preview: Seth Rollins, Bray Wyatt and Hell in a Cell controversy
After Sunday’s controversial Hell in a Cell pay-per-view occasion, what’s subsequent for Universal Champion Seth Rollins and “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt?
The disqualification end to Rollins and Wyatt’s “Hell in a Cell” match infuriated followers in attendance on the present in Sacramento, California, prompting chants of “refund” and “AEW”—referring to WWE rival wrestling troupe All Elite Wrestling.
In the primary occasion, Rollins was disqualified after attacking Wyatt with the whole lot however the kitchen sink. However, after the match, Wyatt managed to stand up and get some payback on Rollins along with his Mandible Claw transfer—jutting his fingers down Rollins’ throat.
Much of the controversy within the viewers and on Twitter stems from the character of the “Hell in a Cell” match—which takes place inside a metal construction and doesn’t usually finish in disqualifications. Fans feeling shortchanged have been very vocal on Sunday night time, with followers on the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento chanting “refund.”
The divisive end additionally bought roasted on Twitter by followers and wrestling personalities alike.
Even WWE Hall of Famer X-Pac was daring sufficient to criticize WWE’s Hell in a Cell script on WWE’s very personal watchalong program:
WWE Raw preview: Bobby Lashley, Lana and Rusev
Last Monday’s Raw resulted in one other controversy—a bootleg kiss between Bobby Lashley and Lana, who occurs to be married to Rusev.
Lashley and Lana made out in full view of Lana’s husband in a stunning clip that has been watched 4.three million occasions on YouTube.
Will we discover out what occurred on this sordid love triangle on Raw Monday night time?
WWE Raw preview: “Last Woman Standing” match
So far introduced for Monday’s Raw on USA Network is a “Last Woman Standing” match between latest rivals Natalya and Lacey Evans, who’ve traded victories on latest episodes of Raw.
The match was introduced throughout Sunday’s Hell in a Cell pay-per-view after Natalya picked up a win towards Evans on the kickoff show.
If the final “Last Woman Standing” match in WWE—between Charlotte Flair and Becky Lynch—is something to go by, this ought to be enjoyable.