WWE has had many nights that can doubtless stay in infamy eternally, some as a consequence of unexpected tragedy and a few as a consequence of inventive buffoonery. This one very a lot falls into the latter class and even practically 10 years later nonetheless has followers unbelievably miffed. By the top of 2013, WWE followers have been firmly behind one man, or slightly one beard, that being Daniel Bryan. The 2014 edition really began off with some promise, with Bryan and Bray Wyatt, nonetheless in his cult chief section, delivering their match of the yr candidate.
Nonetheless, from there, the wheels fell off in a giant unhealthy method, with WWE additionally giving followers John Cena versus Randy Orton for the umpteenth time. This was an indication of issues to return because it appeared WWE was steadfast in sustaining their valuable established order regardless of evolving tastes from followers. Followers have been already dreading the thought of Batista, contemporary off a return, profitable the Rumble, thus establishing Batista versus Randy Orton at WrestleMania.
Sadly, their fears have been realized when quantity 30 wasn’t Daniel Bryan, however poor Rey Mysterio, who obtained the complete brunt of the followers’ outrage. The match got here right down to Batista and, of all individuals, Roman Reigns, who really obtained a reasonably respectable crowd response. Sadly it was the Animal who’d depart along with his hand raised, main followers and even Mick Foley to bash the consequence on-line. Moreover, this was the ultimate onscreen look for CM Punk in WWE earlier than his now-infamous walkout the next evening — so, simply a cursed show all around.