New WWE Superstar Gets Massive Upset Win Over Shayna Baszler

Published 10/19/2021, 12:40 AM EDT


Everyone loves a great underdog story in WWE, just like Kofi Kingston’s WWE Championship win at WrestleMania a few years back. Similarly, former NXT superstar, Doudrop delivered the biggest upset of her career and advanced to the finals of the Queen’s Crown tournament on tonight’s WWE Raw.

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Doudrop faced the relentless Shayna Baszler on tonight’s edition of Monday Night Raw from the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, California.

Before competing in the singles competition on the main roster, Doudrop was paired with Eva Marie and fought for the WWE Women’s Tag Team gold. However, it looks like the WWE is showing trust in her abilities and eventually, getting the push she deserves.

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Raw Results: Doudrop upsets Shayna Baszler to advance in Queen’s Crown Tournament

Both the female superstars faced each other for the semi-finals of the tournament and the winner would go into the finals and face Zelina Vega at the WWE Crown Jewel PPV.

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Right off the bat, Baszler delivered a few stiff kicks on Doudrop which she eventually absorbed. Meanwhile, Zelina Vega was enjoying the match from the throne of the stage.

However, the match took a turn when Doudrop blocked Baszler’s kicks and countered with a body slam which led to her deliver a corner cannonball.

Towards the end of the match, Doudrop scooped Baszler for a slam but Baszler turned that into the Kirifuda Clutch, not letting her go. No matter how hard Doudrop tried, ‘The Queen of Spades’ held her down.

However, Doudrop rolled back onto Baszler and turns the Kirifuda Clutch into a pin for the win and the shot in the finals. Hence delivering a massive upset to Baszler.

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While everyone is happy with Doudrop winning the semi-finals of the tournament, it seems like WWE did wrong to Shayna Baszler. because ‘The Queen of Spade’ recently split up with Nia Jax.

It looked like the WWE Universe will see the unleashed Baszler; however, it never happened.

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Prithvi Mishra

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Prithvi Mishra is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports. He graduated from Raj Kumar Goel Institute of Technology in Ghaziabad. Having started his career as a UFC writer, Prithvi has nearly 2 years worth of experience in covering combat sports.

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