What Happened After SmackDown, Kidd vs. Cesaro Taped, NXT Matches, Ambrose, Regal Comments on WCW List, WWE Filming Roundtables, Zack Ryder Comments on Being Off RAW, John Laurinaitis Selling Injuries, AM RAW, Punk and Jericho Comment
May 24, 2012 · 0 Comments
– Antonio Cesaro vs. Tyson Kidd was taped last night to air on this week’s WWE Superstars.
– Matches taped for this week’s WWE NXT were Derrick Bateman vs. Jinder Mahal, Percy Watson vs. Heath Slater, Maxine vs. Alicia Fox and tag team action with Ezekiel Jackson & The Great Khali vs. Drew McIntyre & Johnny Curtis.
– The dark main event after last night’s tapings saw Sheamus defeat Alberto Del Rio by DQ when Ricardo Rodriguez interfered and attacked Sheamus.
– Jim Ross, Michael Hayes, Pat Patterson, “Road Dogg” BG James and Gene Okerlund will be filming new Roundtables segments in Stamford, CT tonight. The topics will be History of Monday Night RAW and Hardcore Wrestling.
– William Regal isn’t happy with WWE.com’s list of top 50 WCW stars. Regal, who was ranked #35, wrote the following:
“Whoever put together the top 50 WCW superstars on WWE.com needs a kick up the selection box.”
– The May 19th episode of WWE’s AM RAW scored a 0.49 rating with 545,000 viewers.
– To sell his injuries from WWE Over the Limit, John Laurinaitis has been walking on crutches in public this week. Laurinaitis was seen on crutches and selling his injuries at an airport in Virginia yesterday.
– Zack Ryder wrote the following on Twitter about his absence from RAW:
“For those counting, I haven’t been on Raw in 4 weeks. This could be like a modern day Goldberg streak.”
There is no show booked on Thursday due to a previously canceled date so if tonight’s show is canceled, the RAW brand won’t have a show until Friday in Ecuador. Here are some comments from Twitter:
CM Punk: “Flight canceled. Everything just went sideways. Sorry San Paulo, we’re working on it. Keep ya posted…”
Chris Jericho: “Flight to Sao Paulo cancelled. Mad scramble to find a place to sleep tonight. Status of show unknown. Sorry everybody we’ll keep u posted!”
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