Their social media war from last week wasn’t directly addressed on Raw last night (Mar. 4), but everything that went down between Ronda Rousey and Becky Lynch last week made for an “Easter Egg” of sorts for fans who followed along online.
Rousey’s promise to beat “the living $#!+” out of “Rebecca Quin” had internet fans questioning just how stiff the shots Rowdy landed on Lynch were, even if Ronda waited until the broadcast ended to start taunting The Man to “tweet about it, b****”:
The closing scene of Raw delivered the heel turn a lot of people have been wanting from Rousey, but it also represented the latest twist for twist’s sake on the road to a WrestleMania 35 Triple Threat between Ronda, Becky & Charlotte Flair. But, while their Twitter feud may lose the thread itself from time to time, the story there is a lot more straight forward. The champ insists she’s a force of destruction about to take out both her rivals:
And Lynch may be bloodied, but she’s not broken. She’s also exactly where she wants to be, in the middle of a ‘Mania main event story… and the primary resident in Ronnie’s head:
It’s been a bumpy ride on-screen and on social media for this program the last few weeks. Here’s hoping we’re buckled in for a straightforward ride to a couple of great matches, first Sunday in Cleveland at Fastlane when a banged-up Becky fights The Queen for a spot in the title match at the Showcase of the Immortals, then at MetLife Stadium on April 7 to close the night in East Rutherford, New Jersey.