WWE Smackdown is live tonight at 8/7c featuring Baron Corbin vs. Dolph Ziggler with the winner being added to the main event WWE Championship match at Fastlane on 3/11. Plus Bobby Roode defends his title in a U.S. Championship Open Challenge, and the New Day in action against Chad Gable and Shelton Benjamin.
We also have the latest edition of Mixed Match Challenge on Facebook immediately after, with Elias and Bayley taking on the husband-and-wife pairing of Rusev and Lana. There are two Cruiserweight Championship tournament matches on 205 Live with Drew Gulak vs. Tony Nese, and Akira Tozawa vs. Mark Andrews.
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This week’s Monday Night RAW wasn’t quite as good as the last two weeks, but it was every bit as newsworthy as we inch closer to the Elimination Chamber PPV on 2/25. The main event has now been changed to a 7-man Elimination Chamber match for the first time in history, as both Seth Rollins and Finn Balor have been added to the bout (DETAILS). We also know who will enter first, and who will enter last. The biggest piece of news is that Ronda Rousey will be at the show to officially sign her WWE contract.
- Who will enter the Chamber first?
- Ronda Rousey confirmed for Elimination Chamber PPV
- Update on Jason Jordan and the latest on his health
- Most recent WWE Elimination Chamber PPV card
Lisa Mary Moretti (56) is the latest name to be inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame and will join Goldberg and the Dudley Boyz in the class of 2018. Better known to wrestling fans as Ivory, she was an original member of the cast of GLOW in the last 80s and early 90s, before joining WWE and becoming a three-time women’s champion. FULL DETAILS.
- Ivory discusses her Hall of Fame induction
- Hulk Hogan claims he’s on “good terms” with WWE
- Seth Rollins confronts John Cena
- Rumor: WWE Backlash to be co-branded?