WWE Raw Results: News And Notes After Braun Strowman Is Fired, Rehired
January 16, 2018 - WWE
Braun Strowman was a star of a Raw that started with him revelation a story, took a startling spin when he was dismissed by Kurt Angle and became a debate de force of WWE’s premiere beast that led to nonetheless another considerable Strowman attempt certain to light adult YouTube.
One week after using a grappling offshoot to take down a lighting rig, Strowman sloping nonetheless another tractor lorry before removing his pursuit behind by approach of beast intimidation.
WWE Raw Key Competition
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From the Forbes WWE Vault:
WWE Raw Total YouTube Viewership: 10,707,444 views (Down from 14,257,173)
- Most-Viewed: Braun Strowman Pulls Part of a Raw Set Down on Kane and Brock Lesnar (3,176,128 views)
- Least-Viewed: Goldust Channels Burgess Meredith to Inspire Cedric Alexander (90,084 views)
- Median Viewership: 493,140
Last Week’s WWE Raw Social Media Score:
- Twitter: 206,000 sum interactions (Down from 212,000)
- Facebook: 374,000 sum interactions (Up from 333,000)
Average WWE Raw Attendance for “A City”: 9,235
Average WWE Raw Ticket Price at a ATT Center: $121
WWE Raw Estimated Live Gate: $1,117,435
WWE Raw: Monday, January 15, 2018 (Opening Segment YouTube Views: 65,570)
Braun Strowman observant “I was revelation them a story!” has to be a least-intimidating nonetheless a many waggish line he has ever delivered.
Kurt Angle dismissed Braun Strowman for his actions final week, that is a angriest Kurt Angle has been a WWE Superstar committing attempted carnage given he became WWE Raw General Manager. It’s clear, that in 2018 WWE Raw will have 0 toleration for homicide.
Booker T suggested Kurt Angle should have sent Braun Strowman an email or fax to let him know he was fired. The usually problem with that proof is I’m flattering certain Strowman tries to check his email by screaming during his asleep laptop.
When Strowman gets his pursuit behind due to beast intimidation, it will resolutely settle Kurt Angle as utterly presumably a misfortune Raw General Manager of all time.
Cesaro and Sheamus vs. Titus O’Neil and Apollo Crews (YouTube Views: 13,900)
Half an hour has left by though WWE mentioning a disproportion “Martin,” “Luther,” or “King,” though Titus Worldwide usually went over for a second week in a row. Compromise denied.
Seth Rollins still hasn’t gotten by to a increasingly bratty Jason Jordan. He’s a worse father figure to a male than Kurt Angle was.
Backstage, Strowman’s continued drop was highlighted by a Monster Among Men holding a hulk punch out of a chocolate cake. If Angle was a competent GM, that cake would have been filled with equine tranquilizers.
Tony Nese vs. Cedric Alexander (YouTube Views: 5,360)
What has reduction of a personality? Cedric Alexander or any of Tony Nese’s abs?
Tony Nese’s miss of a celebrity is now being described as “arrogance.” Meanwhile, Booker T’s charcterised snub with Strowman using roughshod backstage continues to be a prominence of a Raw’s commentary.
Braun Strowman melancholy to take out Raw’s radio lorry and flog a uncover off a air will make a good traffic tactic as WWE looks for a new radio understanding in 2019.
Nia Jax vs. Asuka (YouTube Views: 3,822)
A lot of people on Twitter fell for a Strowman “firing,” meditative this would lead to Strowman vs. AJ Styles during WrestleMania. These people have clearly never looked adult a word “fired” in a WWE dictionary, that has “time out” listed as a synonym.
Nia Jax vs. Asuka reminds me of a indicate during Goldberg’s strain when he was carrying an tangible argument with Steve “Mongo” McMichael that was some-more than usually a biased squash. The usually disproportion is this chronicle of Mongo McMichael, in Nia Jax, has talent.
The Revival vs. Local Competitors (YouTube Views: 1,450)
The Revival is too gifted to be off television, though not engaging adequate to have a genuine argument on a categorical register during a moment.
The Revival is so committed to an old-school mindset, their subsequent argument will be opposite amicable media.
The Miztourage vs. Roman Reigns
Elias is distant too gifted to be requisitioned as The Miz’s opening act.
With a uncover built around Braun Strowman and Roman Reigns in an Intercontinental Championship argument with The Miz, it’ll be engaging to see how Reigns is perceived during The Royal Rumble after stealing in a midcard.
“Roman sucks” chants are sounding less enthusiastic with each flitting week.
Sonya Deville vs. Sasha Banks
Sonya Deville’s win over Sonya Deville would have meant so most some-more if a Absolution storyline wasn’t rushed by a motions.
Matt Hardy vs. Heath Slater
Shouldn’t there be a postponement in Matt Hardy’s song during his opening so fans can be listened chanting “delete”?
Matt Hardy spent months in authorised crusade with Anthem Entertainment so he can cackle and punch Heath Slater’s hand?
Seth Rollins vs. Finn Balor
I could hardly even hear what Finn Balor was observant in his insert promo nonetheless it was still one of the best promos in his career we assume.
Jason Jordan wasn’t scheduled for a singular compare all night nonetheless he refused to wear genuine clothes.
Fans had no thought who to base for in a categorical eventuality that was too most of a good thing.
Of all a days to move behind a Curb Stomp, did WWE have to select tonight?
Did Raw go off a atmosphere with Balor pang from concussion-like symptoms?