I have just added the screen captures from tonight’s WWE 24 special – “WWE 24: Women’s Evolution”. If you haven’t already seen the episode, go ahead and do it, as it’s a great watch and you won’t be disappointed. Head on over to PaigePhotos.com and check out the captures using the link provided.
Paige & Sasha Banks vs. Charlotte & Dana Brooke
Charlotte will start that match against Sasha Banks. Sasha talks a little trash before running over to Dana Brooke and tagging her in. Dana comes into the ring and faces off against Sasha. Sasha bounces her in the corner and chokes boots her in the face a few times. Dana quickly pulls her into the turnbuckle and talks trash until Sasha slaps her. Paige is tagged in, and they send Dana into the ropes for a double hip toss. Charlotte runs in, and she eats a double dropkick. Charlotte and Dana regroup at ringside as we go to commercial.
We come back from the break to see Dana choking Paige on the ropes. Charlotte is tagged in, and they execute a double-team suplex for a two count. During the commercial, Charlotte blindsided Paige on the apron. Charlotte tags Dana back in, and she does a handstand choke in the corner. Charlotte tags back in, and she hits a snapmare before applying a chin lock. Paige fights out, but Charlotte kicks her before connecting with a flipping neckbreaker. Charlotte knocks Sasha off the apron and lets Dana choke Paige as the referee is distracted. Charlotte blocks Paige from making a tag and powers her to the corner. Paige fights out and takes out both Charlotte and Dana. Charlotte stops her from making a tag, but Paige superkicks her. Sasha and Dana are tagged in. Sasha hits a pair of clotheslines and a dropkick. Sasha lays Dana across the turnbuckles and delivers a double knee to the midsection. Sasha covers, but Charlotte pulls her out. Sasha ducks an attack, and Charlotte eats a superkick from Paige. Sasha gets in the ring, and Dana rolls her up for a two count. Sasha knees Dana in the face and applies the Bank Statement for the win.
Winners: Paige & Sasha Banks
Paige & Natalya vs. Naomi & Tamina
Tamina and Nattie started the match. Tamina controlled the early going her power and tossed Nattie to the mat before tagging out to Naomi. Naomi got in a few strikes before running into a drop toe hold. Paige tagged in and they made a wish with Naomi. Nattie tagged back in and hit a seated dropkick. She then attempted the sharpshooter, but Naomi escaped to the outside. Naomi hit a high kick as Nattie approached the apron, and then hit a leg drop. Tamina tagged in and continued to isolate Nattie in the corner. Paige tried to interfere to stop a double team, but the ref backed her into her corner.
[Q6] Tamina hit a snap mare and attempted a knee drop, but Nattie got out of the way and made a tag. Paige entered and hit kicks on both Tamina and Naomi. She then hit a Rampaige on Naomi and covered, but Tamina made the save. Eventually, Nattie and Paige applied their submissions, and Naomi tapped to Paige. Tamina was in the Sharpshooter but wasn’t legal.
Winners: Paige & Natalya
The Total Divas (Paige, Alicia Fox, Brie Bella, Eva Marie & Natalya) vs. Team B.A.D. and Blonde (Naomi, Tamina, Emma, Summer Rae & Lana)
Alicia Fox will start against Summer Rae. They lock up, and Alicia viciously elbows her in the face before kicking her in the back. Summer forearms her back before having a whip reversed. They move in slow motion for a few moments before Alicia hits a dropkick. Alicia hits a scary tilt-a-whirl backbreaker for a two count. All ten divas enter the ring, and the referee tries to keep the peace.
We come back from the break to see Eva Marie in the ring with Emma. The crowd is loudly booing Eva, and she taunts them. Eva connects with a head-scissor takeover. Eva hits a snap suplex and taunts the opposing team before hitting a second suplex. The crowd is lightly chanting, “You can’t wrestle.” Eva hits Natalya with a hard tag. Natalya picks Emma up, and Emma slaps her. Naomi is tagged in, and she chops Natalya. Natalya fights her back, but Naomi begins kicking away at her before missing a dropkick by a mile. Natalya slams her down before hitting a front dropkick for a two count. Paige is tagged in, and she hits the Hart Attack with Natalya. Paige hits a shining wizard on Naomi before connecting with a high knee. Naomi quickly gets out with a double knee before missing an avalanche. Emma is tagged in, and Paige goes for a wheelbarrow, but Emma counters into a suplex for a near fall. Emma stands on the hair and pulls her up. Lana is tagged in, and she gets a good reception. Lana kicks Paige in the back of the head before giving her a forearm. Paige pushes her off, but Lana takes her out with a bicycle kick. Lana taunts Brie, and the referee holds her back. Lana mocks the “YES” chant before tagging Tamina in. Tamina covers Paige for a two count. Tamina hits a suplex for a two count. Tamina applies a neck vice, but Paige fights up. Tamina sends her to the corner and punches her. Tamina puts her on the top rope and goes for a superplex, but Paige fights her off. Naomi comes in for a double superplex. Natalya goes for a tower of doom, but they fight her off. Paige then throws Naomi and Tamina out of the ring and connects with a cross-body to the floor on the heel diva team.
Tamina stops Paige from making the tag and puts her back in her corner. Emma is tagged in, and she puts Paige in the corner. Emma stomps away at her, but Paige counters with a sloppy move into the turnbuckle. Brie and Naomi are tagged in. Brie clotheslines Naomi and knocks Lana off the apron. Brie kicks away at Naomi’s chest a la Daniel Bryan. The crowd is loudly doing the “YES” chant. Brie hits the Bella Buster, but Lana breaks it up. Natalya clotheslines Lana, and Tamina lays Natalya out with a Samoan Drop. Eva comes in and gives Tamina Sliced Bread #2 to loud boos. The divas continue taking each other out before Paige hits Emma with a fall-away slam. Naomi hits the Rear View on Paige before Brie knocks her down. Naomi avoids a knee to the face and dropkicks her. Naomi taunts the crowd before hitting a split-legged moonsault, but Brie kind of gets the knee up. Brie goes to the top rope, but Naomi is clearly on the opposite side of the ring. Lana knocks Brie off the top rope. Naomi tries to capitalize, but Brie counters into the Yes Lock for the win.
Winners: The Total Divas
Nikki Bella makes her way to the ring in a neck brace clapping for the Total Divas. They embrace in the ring and lift Brie onto their shoulders.
WWE.com have posted a wonderful new photoshoot of the Divas “saddling” up for WrestleMania. As always, Paige looks amazing so go and head over to PaigePhotos.com using the links provided to check out the photos in full.
Renee Young is with Paige and Natalya. She asks them about their match against Naomi and Tamina. Paige says that they have a rocky relationship in the past, but she has always respected Natalya. She may have had a rough track record with tag team partners, but it helps to have a crazy cat lady for a night. Natalya calls Paige the Miley Cyrus of the Divas Division. It is time to make a statement with Wrestlemania around the corner. Naomi says they are ready for their Wrestlemania Moment. Tamina says if they have to step over them, so be it.
Paige & Natalya vs. Naomi & Tamina
Natalya and Tamina start things off and they lock up. Tamina pushes Natalya away. They lock up again and Natalya with a waist lock. Tamina uses her rear end to escape the hold. Tamina with a wrist lock. Natalya tries for a reversal and Tamina sends Natalya to the mat. Tamina with an Irish whip but she misses a splash into the corner and Natalya with a rollup for a near fall. Paige tags in and they hit a double suplex for a near fall. Paige with a running knee but Tamina runs Paige into the corner and tags in Naomi. Paige with an Irish whip and Naomi floats over and uses her rear end for a moment but Paige with a kick. Paige with a knee into the corner. Naomi gets her feet up and Naomi charges at Paige but Paige catches her and hits a fallaway slam. Tamina interferes and checks on Naomi on the floor. Paige with a cannonball off the apron onto Tamina and we go to commercial
We are back and Tamina tags in and Naomi draws Paige to the floor. Naomi retreats to the announce table and Tamina with a super kick. Tamina sends Paige back into the ring and Tamina knocks Natalya off the apron. Tamina with shoulders in the corner and she tags in Naomi. Naomi with a snap mare and reverse chin lock. Paige with punches but Naomi with a leg lariat and she gets a near fall. Naomi kicks Paige’s hand when she tries to make the tag. Naomi chokes Paige in the ropes and Tamina is tagged in. Naomi Irish whips Paige to Tamina for a clothesline. Naomi suggests that someone else has the deed to this house. Tamina tags in and punches Tamina but Paige stops her. Tamina keeps Paige from making the tag. Naomi uses her boot to choke Paige and the referee warns her. Naomi with a front face lock. Naomi with a few kicks followed by a drop kick. Naomi goes for a splash against the ropes but Paige moves and Naomi goes to the floor. Naomi stops Paige from making the tag and then Naomi goes for a sunset flip but she picks up Naomi and hits a head butt.
Natlaya tags in and she knocks Tamina off the apron. Natalya with a slingshot atomic drop followed by a run over Naomi’s back and a drop kick. Natalya sets for the Sharpshooter but Tamina stops Natalya. Natalya with a discus clothesline to Tamina and then Naomi with Rear View for the three count.
Winner: Naomi & Tamina