• Former WWE Champion To Return On Next Week’s RAW
Below are some quick WWE & AEW news updates:
– Former WWF Champion Kurt Angle will return on next week’s RAW, which will take place in his hometown of Pittsburgh.
Also on next week’s RAW, Seth Rollins & Riddle will come face-to-face.
– Gigi Dolin is injured, so Toxic Attraction is out of the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship tournament.
To replace Toxic Attraction in the tournament, the following second chance Fatal 4-Way Tag Team Match will take place on this Friday’s SmackDown:
Dana Brooke & Tamina vs. Nikki A.S.H. & Doudrop vs. Natalya & Sonya Deville vs. Shotzi & Xia Li
– Viewership & 18-49 Demo Ratings for the top Pro-Wrestling shows in the US for last week:
RAW: 1.98 Million with a 0.53 rating (up from last week’s 1.96 million viewers with a 0.54 rating)
NXT 2.0: 723,000 with a 0.18 rating (up from last week’s 597,000 viewers with a 0.13 rating)
AEW Dynamite: 957,000 with a 0.30 rating (down from last week’s 972,000 viewers with a 0.33 rating)
SmackDown: 2.62 Million with a 0.50 rating (up from last week’s 2.43 million viewers with a 0.45 rating)
AEW Rampage: 431,000 with a 0.13 rating (down from last week’s 528,000 viewers with a 0.17 rating)
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• ON THIS DAY IN WWE HISTORY (August 22, 2005) – WWE Monday Night RAW
On this day in 2005, World Wrestling Entertainment aired another LIVE episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE Monday Night RAW’.
This episode was broadcasted from the Hampton Coliseum in Hampton, Virginia and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘Unforgiven 2005’ PPV.
Here’s the official card from that night:
Kurt Angle vs. Shelton Benjamin
Rob Conway vs. Matt Hardy
The Big Show vs. Gene Snitsky
“You’re fired” Match: John Cena vs. Chris Jericho