Becky Lynch entered Money inside the Bank as “Becky 2 Belts,” however she’s leaving the pay-in step with-view totally as the Raw Women’s Champion. In what a few might consider a massive shocker, Lynch dropped the SmackDown Women’s Championship to Charlotte Flair following an assist from Lacey Evans, the latest NXT name-up who had handiest had one most crucial roster healthy previous to her title fit at Money inside the Bank. Mere minutes later, Bayley cashed in the MITB briefcase she gained earlier inside the night and beat Flair for that very identical name. Heading into the pay-according to-view, a report had emerged indicating that Vince McMahon turned into considering making the surprising title exchange both due to the fact he is a huge fan of Evans and because he believed that a disenchanted win would instantly cement her as a pinnacle superstar.
While that stays to be visible and many fans are nevertheless scratching their heads over the decision to have Evans fast tap out Lynch and to have the Irish megastar drop considered one of her titles slightly a month after triumphing them within the first-ever women’s WrestleMania event, it changed into certainly the right decision. WWE, after all, efficiently killed a few birds with one stone: Reigniting a push for Bayley, getting some warmness on each Evans and Flair, and getting a title off Lynch.
That’s no longer a knock on Lynch, who has set up herself because of the famous maximum act in WWE, its pinnacle merchandise vendor, and a celeb who is paving the manner for different girl superstars to headline WWE continually suggests simply because the male superstars do. But if there may be one aspect that WWE fans have found out in current years, it would not take long for identical lovers to turn on a movie star once they reach the top of seasoned wrestling.