World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE) scripted history on October 29, 2018, when the pro-wrestling company hosted its first women’s exclusive pay-per-view (PPV) event. It was a night to remember for the fans as it was all-women’s wrestling event, and the first one since its inception. WWE Hall of Famers, former women wrestlers, and the contemporary superstars all combined to put up a formidable show for the fans.
The first match of the night was between Trish Stratus and Lita vs Alexa Bliss and Mickie James. Since Bliss was injured it was Alicia Foxx who replaced her in the tag-team match. The fans quite loved the match as they chanted ‘you still got it’ throughout the contest. After a tumultuous match, it was the duo of yesteryear superstars Lita and Trish Stratus who won the match.
Video Highlights of WWE Evolution 2018: Trish Stratus and Lita vs Alicia Fox and Mickie James
Next up was a 20-Woman Battle Royal match to determine a future title shot. WWE Hall of Famer Alundra Blayze, Michelle McCool, WWE Hall of Famer Ivory and others were among the many participants in the match. It was Ember Moon and Nia Jax who battled it out in the showdown. Eventually, it was Nia Jax tossed Moon over the ropes to win the match.
Video Highlights of WWE Evolution 2018: 20-Woman Battle Royal
There were quite a few other matches that drew huge applause from the crowd. Another match that drew the loudest of noises was the 2018 Mae Young Classic Final between Toni Storm and Io Shirai. We take a look at the list of matches that took place WWE Evolution 2018.
List of all matches and results at WWE Evolution on October 29, 2018:
|1.||Trish Stratus and Lita vs. Alicia Fox and Mickie James||Tag-team Match||Trish Stratus and Lita|
|2.||20-Woman Battle Royal for a Future Title Shot||-||Nia Jax|
|3.||Toni Storm vs. Io Shirai||2018 Mae Young Classic Final||Toni Storm|
|4.||The Riott Squad vs. Sasha Banks, Natalya and Bayley||Tag-team Match||Sasha Banks, Bayley and Natalya|
|5.||Shayna Baszler vs. Kairi Sane||NXT Women’s Title Match||Shayna Baszler|
|6.||Charlotte Flair vs. Becky Lynch||Last Woman Standing – SmackDown Women’s Championship||Becky Lynch|
|7.||Nikki Bella vs. Ronda Rousey||RAW Women’s Champions Match||Ronda Rousey|
Becky Lynch vs Charlotte Flair Last Woman Standing match can be well remembered as one of the best matches in WWE history. The duo began by taunting each other, and subsequently holds. After a couple of chances here and there, it was Lynch’s resilience that stood the test of time as she was the Last Woman Standing between the two, and ended up retaining her title.
Video Highlights of WWE Evolution 2018: Becky Lynch vs Charlotte Flair (Last Woman Standing Match)
In the main event of the night, it was Raw Women’s Championship match. Current champion Ronda Rousey and challenger Nikki Bella had a great match with mostly the former being the dominant force in the match. Here’s what happened next when the duo collided in the main event.
Video Highlights of WWE Evolution 2018: Ronda Rousey vs Nikki Bella
After the match ended, Ronda Rousey celebrated ringside and embraced some of her family members in the crowd. As The Bella Twins left the stage, the entire women’s locker room entered the ring. WWE Evolution 2018 went off-air as the women division were seen celebrating Rousey’s win in the middle of the ring.