Natalya On Her Relationship With Ronda Rousey, How It Changed After Rousey Returned To WWE

Natalya’s friendship with Ronda Rousey has turned sour (at least on-screen), and Nattie talked about their feud ahead of their Money in the Bank match. Natalya is set to challenge Rousey for the Smackdown Women’s Championship at Money in the Bank on Saturday and she discussed her relationship with Rousey on After the Bell with Corey Graves. You can check out some highlights below, per Fightful:
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7/2 WWE MONEY IN THE BANK RESULTS: Full report and analysis of both MITB matches, Theory vs. Lashley, Rousey vs. Natalya, Belair vs. Carmella

SPOTLIGHTED PODCAST ALERT (YOUR ARTICLE BEGINS A FEW INCHES DOWN)... Commentators: Jimmy Smith, Corey Graves, Byron Saxton. -A video package aired previewing the show. (1) ASUKA vs. BECKY LYNCH vs. ALEXA BLISS vs. SHOTZI vs. LACEY EVANS vs. LIV MORGAN vs. RAQUEL RODRIGUEZ – Women’s Money in the Bank.

Sonnen Theorizes Why Rousey Expressed Interest In Carano Fight

Chael Sonnen believes there’s more to Ronda Rousey’s recent comments about Gina Carano than she’s letting on. Recently, “The Rowdy One” suggested that she’d only ever return to mixed martial arts (MMA) competition for one opponent. That opponent being Carano, a fellow pioneer in women’s MMA.
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6/3 WWE SMACKDOWN RESULTS: Keller’s report on Usos vs. Riddle & Nakamura for tag team titles, Madcap returns, Six-Pack Challenge for Rousey title match

SPOTLIGHTED PODCAST ALERT (YOUR ARTICLE BEGINS A FEW INCHES DOWN)... COLUMBUS, OHIO AT OHIO STATE UNIVERSITY’S SHOTTENSTEIN CENTER. -The Smackdown opening theme aired. -Michael Cole and Pat McAfee introduced the show as the camera panned the crowd. They previewed the key advertised matches. -New Day made their ring entrance....
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VIP AUDIO 6/3 – WKH – Smackdown Review: Breaking Punk injury news, then full rundown including Rousey’s next opponent, Madcap drops suspenders, Sami helps Usos, Riddle & Nakamura vs. Usos, more (24 min.)

SPOTLIGHTED PODCAST ALERT (YOUR ARTICLE BEGINS A FEW INCHES DOWN)... SHOW SUMMARY: In this edition of the Wade Keller Hotline, PWTorch editor Wade Keller begins with the breaking C.M. Punk injury news and how it affects his AEW Title status. Then a full rundown of WWE Friday Night Smackdown including Ronda Rousey’s next opponent established, Madcap Moss gets serious, Riddle & Nakamura challenges Usos, Drew McIntyre tells “D” jokes, and more.

Sasha Banks Reportedly “Mad” About Ronda Rousey Getting WrestleMania 38 Spot

As previously reported, Sasha Banks and Naomi were suspended indefinitely by WWE after walking out of Monday’s episode of RAW. Dave Meltzer of discussed what may have caused Banks to walk out on Wrestling Observer Radio. “Sasha has always had issues, she was mad that Ronda got...

WWE Legend Pitches Becoming Ronda Rousey's Manager

Paige (real name Saraya-Jade Bevis) hasn't appeared on WWE programming in any capacity since March 2020, but the former Divas Champion hasn't given up on one idea that could get her back on TV — managing Ronda Rousey. "The Anti-Diva" dipped her toe into the world of managing in 2019, working alongside Asuka and Kairi Sane as the Kabuki Warriors. She pitched the idea as far back as 2018 during Rousey's initial run and floated the idea out on Twitter this week after WWE posed a question about Rousey's future on Twitter.

Paige Teases Interest in Becoming Ronda Rousey’s Manager

WWE asked fans on Twitter this past Friday who should challenge SmackDown Women’s Champion Ronda Rousey next. “Manager maybe?” Paige tweeted in response to the message, teasing that she would like to be Rousey’s manager. Paige had hinted at returning to the ring earlier this year, but...
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WrestleMania Backlash: Rousey wins SmackDown Women’s title

Despite being a show filled with rematches, WrestleMania Backlash blew past expectations on Mother's Day. - Cody Rhodes defeated Seth Rollins via roll-up pinfall. - Omos defeated Bobby Lashley via pinfall after interference from MVP. - Edge defeated AJ Styles via ref stoppage following interference from a masked individual who...