Cheap Pop & Cheap Heat of the Week in Wrestling: 4/23/2017 | Smark Out Moment

Cheap Pop & Cheap Heat of the Week in Wrestling: 4/23/2017

Posted by Ross K. Foad Sunday, April 23, 2017
Welcome to another edition of Cheap Pop and Cheap Heat from Smark Out Moment! Each week, we break down the world of professional wrestling and examine two of the polar opposite ends of the spectrum: one thing that was by far the worst thing (Cheap Heat) and the best thing (Cheap Pop) to happen over the past 7 days in sports entertainment. So, what went down this week that we loved and hated about the business?

babyface Cheap Pop professional wrestling WWE Cheap Heat heel

CHEAP POP OF THE WEEK:
JINDER SURPRISE

The wrestling landscape got a bit of a shock this week when Jinder Mahal became the new No. 1 contender for the WWE Championship.

Some hate it with a passion, but as weird an outcome as it is, many are applauding WWE's use of a curve ball. Nobody saw this coming, and that is what makes it a bit different and exciting. Normally, angles like this are leaked months in advance, which often leaves little room for surprise.

Also, can we take The Bollywood Boyz assist in his match as a sign of a new faction? The idea of some cruiserweight integration with the main roster is another idea that I can get behind and could lead to some interesting opportunities too.

Ok, WWE are likely going down the predictable heel "because they aren't from around here" route, but everything else about this shakes up the scenery as we know it.

Jinder may very well be swatted down and never enter the main title picture ever again, but none of us can be sure, and that is where WWE works best. If we, the fans, cannot even determine the predetermined

WWE SmackDown Live Championship Bollywood Boys 6 Pack Challenge

CHEAP HEAT OF THE WEEK:
SHAKY GROUNDS

I think that The Miz is one of the finest intercontinental champions of all time, and I think that Dean Ambrose is incredibly entertaining, but did they really just move them over to Raw to pick up a feud barely two months gone over the very same title? I am sure that they will deliver, but was the Superstar Shake-Up not meant to freshen things up and give people new opponents and opportunities?

Meanwhile, Kalisto was put in a bin, and Apollo Crews was teased to be forming a tag team with Titus O'Neil.

Good to see that Raw is making the most of its recent transfers then....

WWE Shake Up Dean Ambrose The Miz Raw Smackdown

So there you have it, my two choices for the week. What do YOU think are the Cheap Pop and Cheap Heat this week in professional wrestling? Let us know your thoughts in the comments below!


Subscribe to Smack Talk on iTunes and Stitcher
THIS POST WAS WRITTEN BY A GUEST WRITER

If you would like to sponsor a post on this website, purchase an ad, become an affiliate, or take part in any kind of promotional opportunities of the sort, please use the contact form to send us an email and we'll get in touch as soon as possible.

0 comments:

Current EVENTS

Watch WWE NXT TakeOver: Philadelphia Results

NXT TakeOver: Philadelphia Predictions and Results

Watch Royal Rumble 2018 PPV Live Results

WWE Royal Rumble 2018 PPV Predictions and Results

WWE Drinking Game Royal Rumble rules

Check out the WWE Royal Rumble Drinking Game rules!

WANT TO WRITE FOR US?

If you would like to join the Smark Out Moment writing team, please send an email via the contact form.

Follow Us





Subscribe to Smack Talk on iTunes and Stitcher

SEARCH THIS SITE

FOLLOW AMT ON SOCIAL MEDIA

SUPPORT SMARK OUT MOMENT

JOIN THE TEAM

Follow by Email

SMARK MY WORDS