• Sasha Banks Was Mad About WrestleMania 38 Plan Getting Changed
WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Sasha Banks & Naomi walked out of RAW because they weren’t happy with their Hell In A Cell 2022 plans.
WWE was planning to book Bianca Belair vs. Naomi for the RAW Women’s Championship and Ronda Rousey vs. Sasha Banks for the SmackDown Women’s Championship at Hell In A Cell, which Bianca & Ronda both retaining their Titles against the Women’s Tag Team Champions.
Sasha & Naomi weren’t happy about the fact that WWE had no plans for their Tag Team Titles and walked out.
On Friday’s SmackDown, it was announced that Sasha & Naomi have been suspended indefinitely and have been stripped of their Titles.
According to the Wrestling Observer, Sasha had issues with WWE’s creative for a while now.
The original plan for WrestleMania 38 was for Charlotte Flair to defend the SmackDown Women’s Championship against Sasha, but Sasha got replaced by the returning Ronda Rousey, which left The Boss unhappy:
“Sasha has always had issues. She was mad that Ronda got the WrestleMania spot, which was planned for Sasha Banks and Charlotte Flair, which was planned for months.
She got moved down and they gave her the tag belts as kinda like a concession because she got moved down.”
WATCH: Charlotte Flair’s Complete Uncensored NipSlip From WrestleMania 38:
• ON THIS DAY IN WWE HISTORY (May 23, 2002) – WWE SmackDown!
On this day in 2002, World Wrestling Entertainment aired another episode of their weekly TV show ‘WWE SmackDown!’.
This episode was pre-taped at the BancorpSouth Center in Tupelo, Mississippi and featured matches, interviews & storyline segments on the road to the ‘WWE King of the Ring 2002’ PPV.
Here’s the match-card:
1. Triple H. vs. Lance Storm
2. Test vs. Randy Orton
3. Edge & Maven vs. Christian & Kurt Angle
4. D-Von Dudley vs. Rikishi
5. Hurricane Helms vs. Chavo Guerrero Jr
6. Chris Jericho vs. Mark Henry