WATCH: Nikki A.S.H Dances With The New Day After a Brutal Battle Against Charlotte Flair on WWE RAW

Published 08/03/2021, 10:15 AM EDT


Nikki A.S.H. defeats Charlotte Flair in a brutal ‘No Holds Barred’ match in which every move and every weapon is legal. It was an uphill battle for Nikki, but she finally deified the odds and beat the ‘Queen’.

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After the match got over, The New Day’s Xavier Woods and Kofi Kingston made their way out while Nikki was amongst the crowd of Allstate Arena in Chicago, Illinois, celebrating her hard-fought victory. The New Day then lifted Nikki A.S.H. on their shoulder and celebrated with her.

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The New Day came out to fight against the team of the current WWE Champion Bobby Lashley and M.V.P for a dark main event after tonight’s WWE RAW.

Before M.V.P. and Lashley made their way out, The New Day celebrated the moment with Nikki while the WWE Universe cheered for them. It was a non-televised match so a few fans captured their moments of celebration.

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This was the first time the crowd saw Kofi Kingston in action after a failed attempt to capture the WWE title Bobby Lashley at the Money in the Bank PPV.

Reportedly, Randy Orton, Riddle, and Drew McIntyre vs. Lashley and RAW Tag Team Champions AJ Styles and Omos were supposed to take part in the dark main event.

However, the authorities announced during a commercial break that the live crowd would be getting a different post-show match, which was The New Day vs. MVP and Lashley.

Nikki A.S.H. held her own against Charlotte Flair

It turns out WWE is developing Nikki as a locker room leader of the Women’s division, many people speculated that Nikki would be just another transitional champion and would lie down for Charlotte or Ripley.

On this week’s RAW, we saw Nikki going through every attack that Charlotte put her way; she endured powerbombs, spears, suplexes, and whatnot.

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Even her ring presence and movements have changed with some new transitioning moves in her fighting style as well. The WWE creative team has really made a fan favorite, and her celebration amongst the fans seems to be working for her.

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Prithvi Mishra

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Prithvi Mishra is a WWE and AEW author for EssentiallySports. Having started his career as a UFC writer, Prithvi has nearly 2 years worth of experience in covering combat sports. Eventually, Prithvi decided to write for his passion and first love- pro wrestling.

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