-I actually got a laugh out of that opening segment. The only thing that would have made it better would have been The Authority paying Price Is Right games to win the prizes. Mercury and Noble’s reactions to the car were great. It was another Authority opening, but it was at least different and good… Read More JC’s Top Rope Report: Random RAW Thoughts For 6.29.15
Episode 26 -Alberto el Patron and Johnny Mundo are both in Dario Cueto’s office. They both say they should be #1 Contender over Hernandez. Cueto makes Mundo vs Alberto for later, with the winner facing Hernandez next week in a new #1 Contender’s Match. -Cortez Castro and Mr. Cisco beat Son of Havoc and Angelico.… Read More JC’s Top Rope Report: Catching Up With Lucha Underground Ep. 26-30
ROH is available to almost everyone now, a new war is brewing! Roderick Strong v. Shinsuke Nakamura : The Ring of Honor fans openly welcomed Nakamura with the traditional streamer toss while loudly chanting ‘Nakamura’.
Episode 21 -Big Ryck is in Dario Cueto’s office with a new crew, Killshot and The Mack. Cueto says he is introducing a new Trio’s Championship tonight, and Cueto tells Ryck his crew can be in the tournament. -Johnny Mundo defeated Angelico in the opening match. If you did a shot every time a kick… Read More JC’s Top Rope Report: Catching Up With Lucha Underground Ep. 21-25
-Boy have I missed Paul Heyman promos. Hearing a Heyman promo to start the show instead of an Authority one was great. And yes, Brock Lesnar should have noogied Michael Cole to death. -The Sheamus/Roman Reigns match may have been brutal, but the crowd did just not care at all when Sheamus had control of… Read More JC’s Top Rope Report: Random RAW Thoughts For 6.22.15
Episode 16 -Aerostar defeats Drago in the opener to even up their series at one a piece. Dario Cueto comes out and says the two will have a best of five series, with the winner to be granted one of Cueto’s “unique opportunities.” Hey, more Drago/Aerostar is fine with me. -Cage defeats Prince Puma after… Read More JC’s Top Rope Report: Catching Up With Lucha Underground Ep. 16-20
Episode 11 -Mr. Cisco and Cortez Castro beat Pimpinela Escarlata and Mascarita Segrada in the opening comedy tag match. Handful of mis-timed spots. After the match, Cisco, Castro and Bael attack Big Ryck and end up burning his eye with his cigar.
ROH is available to almost everyone now, a new war is brewing! The Decade (Whitmer & Page) v. War Machine (Rowe & Hanson)
-ANNNDDD Sheamus loses his first match after winning Money in the Bank. This company sometimes. I don’t care if it was buy a distraction or not, you want to start building Sheamus up as a threat and he is already an after thought on the first show.