— Asuka’s road to WrestleMania 35 took a massive detour tonight on SmackDown LIVE.
In an impromptu match, Charlotte Flair beat “The Empress of Tomorrow” to capture the SmackDown Women’s Championship. Flair won by forcing Asuka to submit to the Figure-Eight Leglock.
Becky Lynch offered her two cents on Flair’s victory.
In this post-match interview with Kayla Braxton, “The Queen” reflects on becoming an eight-time champion and talks about what that means for WrestleMania.
— In the video below, WWE 205 Live General Manager Drake Maverick reveals that Oney Lorcan will not only compete on WWE NXT but also on WWE 205 Live as the newest member of the Cruiserweight division.
— NXT wrestler Dan Matha hasn’t wrestled in recent months due to an undisclosed injury.
According to a tweet by Casey of Square Circle Sirens, Matha is recovering from surgery. Matha last wrestled on December 9.
Casey also noted that NXT wrestler Jaxson Ryker has a bad back. He last wrestled on March 13.