Madcap Moss wins battle royal on WrestleMania SmackDown

WrestleMania SmackDown kicked off with the 2022 Andre the Giant Battle Royal. In a area stuffed with high-profile champions, an sudden performer received the match. Madcap Moss outlasted the opposite opponents by lastly eliminating United States Champion Finn Balor.

Moss outlasted a number of different WWE stars, together with Balor, Dolph Ziggler, Shanky, Jinder Mahal, Apollo Crews, and Damian Priest. Ahead of Stand & Deliver, NXT veteran Tommaso Ciampa additionally took half within the match.

The last opponents included Ciampa, Ziggler, Robert Roode, Balor, and Moss. Moss staved off elimination just a few instances as Happy Corbin briefly appeared ringside early within the match. Both of his elimination scares got here by the hands of Ciampa.

Moss additionally gave the followers in Dallas one in every of his trademark jokes following his huge win. They booed him as ordinary. The crowd was clearly behind Balor as he was the largest babyface within the match.

What does a win for Moss imply after WrestleMania?

While he has been a punching bag these days for Drew McIntyre, the win may probably imply just a little push is in retailer for Moss. He confirmed his mettle in a number of matches with McIntyre. Corbin has used Moss as a sacrificial pawn, nevertheless, so the duo may probably break up someday this 12 months.

If Corbin and Moss stick collectively, nevertheless, and if a babyface nonetheless holds the Intercontinental or SmackDown Tag Team Championships following WrestleMania, the Happy Folks may pursue these titles. Since Ciampa nearly eradicated Moss twice, maybe that could be a signal that Ciampa will be part of SmackDown following Stand & Deliver.

Things may change following WrestleMania weekend, so something is on the desk relating to future angles. While he wasn’t the anticipated title to win, Moss has been a constant presence on SmackDown over the past 12 months. He has delivered when given the possibility, not less than in matches.

The jokes, nevertheless, might have extra work.

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Edited by Genci Papraniku

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