The Bullet Points

Welcome to another edition of The Bullet Points. This week we bullet point all the main points in wrestling between the week of Sunday 14th June to Saturday 20th June

WWE Backlash Results

• Randy Orton pinned Edge

• Drew McIntyre pinned Bobby Lashley to retain the WWE Championship

• Asuka and Nia Jax went to a double count out in their Raw Women’s Championship Match.

• Braun Strowman beat The Miz and John Morrison to retain the WWE Universal Championship

• Bayley and Sasha Banks beat Iconics, Alexa Bliss and Nikki Cross to retain the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships

• Sheamus beat Jeff Hardy

• Apollo Crews beat Andrade to retain the WWE United States Championship

Christian made his return on RAW this week.

Raw

• Randy Orton challenged Christian to a unsanctioned match when Christian returned to defend Edge.

• Randy Orton delivered a punt kick to Christian and pinned him in their unsanctioned match.

• Ric Flair low blowed Christian as the match begun.

• Asuka pinned Nia Jax to retain the WWE Raw Women’s Championship

• In the match, the ref made a fast count for a controversial finish.

• Drew McIntyre and R-Truth beat Bobby Lashley and MVP to retain the WWE Championship

• Street Profits agreed to face The Viking Raiders in a Tag Team Championship Match next week.

• Bobby Lashley asked Lana for a divorce.

• MVP approached Apollo Crews about helping him keep the United States Championship.

• Big Show made an appearance to help defeat Akira Tozawa and his ninjas.

• Dominick Mysterio attacked Seth Rollins.

• It was announced Rey Mysterio would make his return next week.

• Iconics challenged Bayley and Sasha Banks to a Tag Title Match next week.

Smackdown

• Matt Riddle made his Smackdown debut and interrupted AJ Styles Championship celebration

• Matt Riddle beat AJ Styles in a non title match.

• Bray Wyatt hosted a firefly funhouse segment and brought back his old Wyatt Family personna.

• Jeff Hardy come a sit down interview to discuss his feud with Sheamus.

• Mandy Rose and Sonya Deville appeared on Miz TV

Ricky Starks made his debut in AEW

Dynamite

• Ricky Starks made his debut and answered Cody open challenge.

• Cody pinned Starks to retain the AEW TNT Championship

• FTR and Young Bucks battled Superbad Squad, Butcher and the Blade after Bucks defeated SuperBad Squad.

• Best Friends defeated Le Sex Gods

• Orange Cassidy attacked Jericho at the end of the show.

• Hangman Page and Kenny Omega beat Natural Nightmares to retain the AEW Tag Team Championships

• Anna Jay joined the Dark Order

• Colt Cabana was giving an envelope by Brodie Lee in Lee quest to have Cabana in the Dark Order.

NXT

• William Regal announces next week that Keith Lee would defend his championship against Finn Balor and Johnny Gargano

• Regal also announced the winner would face Adam Cole in a championship vs championship match on July 8th

• Bayley and Sasha Banks beat Tegan Nox and Shotzi Blackheart to retain the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships

• Afterwords Io Shirai attacked the tag champions.

• Imperium beat Breezango to retain the NXT Tag Team Championships

• Undisputed Era took Roderick Strong to therapy

• Candice LeRae and Mia Yim brawled backstage

• Santos Escobar hit Thrill of the Hunt on Drake Maverick and he left on a stretcher.

Any Other Business

• This week news broke about allegations within the Wrestling circuit with the #speakingout movement. We at The Wrestling Book stand by anyone who has been a victim of personnal or physical abuse and will not report on these matters out of respect for the people speaking out.

• A WWE development talent tested positive for Covid-19.

• WWE cancelled television tapings on Tuesday to test everyone for Covid-19.

• Orange Cassidy vs Chris Jericho is booked for Fyter Fest

• Impact continue to tease a former champion returning.

• AJ Styles is rumoured to have fallen out with Paul Heyman over the firings of Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson

• WWE introduced a small number of fans into the performance centre for their shows.

• Edge required surgery for his triceps injury he sustained at Backlash, looks possibly to be out for 8 months.

• Kris Statlander has torn her ACL and will be out of action for months

• WWE will hold Extreme Rules on July 19th

• Billy (Gunn) informed his fans not to send fan mail to his house in a statement on Twitter.

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