At one time Eddie Guerrero was an unlikely contender to hold WWE’s top championship. At one time Eddie Guerrero was an unlikely contender to hold WWE’s top championship. He shocked fans by looking surprisingly competitive against Taker. Comments are subject to our community guidelines, which can be viewed, Ruthless Aggression saw the rise of young talent including John Cena, Brock Lesnar and Eddie Guerrero were also part of the Ruthless Aggression era, WWE legend Kurt Angle reveals how Vince McMahon denied his dream retirement match against John Cena, Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). What fans didn’t expect was a surprise cash-in on John Cena – when Cena was already battered and bloodied from surviving an Elimination Chamber match. Following interference from Goldberg – who ran in to nail Brock with a spear – Eddie reversed an F-5 and hit the frog splash for the win. 65: 29.04.2007: WWE Heavyweight Title Fatal Four Way: John Cena (c) defeats Edge and Randy Orton and Shawn Michaels (18:55) WWE Backlash 2007 - Pay Per View @ Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The 'Big Evil' character was neither Taker’s most interesting or dynamic phase in the ring. Right at your fingertips. A super-hot crowd was fully behind 'The Beast' and what he represented – a new era demolishing the old guard. They're now all WWE legends in their own right. The slow build of tension Batista and Triple H was masterfully done – the best story in the entire Ruthless Aggression era. As a renewed version of the Deadman, Taker wrestled a faster and more exciting style – kicking off the best in-ring period of his 30-year run. The biggest feel-good moment of Ruthless Aggression. When and how would the Rated-R Superstar claim his guaranteed title opportunity? After Mr McMahon had demanded to see more 'ruthless aggression', Kurt Angle set out to impress the boss by issuing an open challenge. The match is a classic main event and the moment that cemented the Ruthless Aggression era. They're now all … When Batista won the Royal Rumble and gave his Evolution pals the iconic thumbs down – signalling that he would challenge Trips for the title – it was a skin-prickling moment. And it worked superbly. The biggest feel-good moment of Ruthless Aggression. And it worked superbly. Still one of the most satisfying turns ever. And the high-flying ladder match was never his forte. It was built to make main event players out of Batista and Randy Orton – by using the star power and experience of Triple H and Ric Flair. A five-part documentary on Ruthless Aggression comes to DVD on November 16, looking at the story behind the era and superstars that made WWE history. *Ruthless Aggression is out on DVD November 16... Footy star Danny Simpson branded 'trash' by daughter's mum he tried to throttle, Ronnie snubs Hamilton from sport GOAT list amid calls for F1 star to be knighted, Dortmund prodigy Moukoko, 15, earns £6k a WEEK AND boasts £9m deal with Nike, Mount and Foden star in midfield but misfiring Kane still goalless in 2020, Messi's wife Antonela stuns fans with amazing shape as Barca Wag works out, ©News Group Newspapers Limited in England No. Instead of waiting for the Grandest Stage of Them All, Cena challenged … They're now all WWE legends in their own right. Help | Viewer Feedback | Press | Advertise With Us | Jobs | FOX Cincy | RSS | Site Map To inquire about a licence to reproduce material, visit our Syndication site. When and how would the Rated-R Superstar claim his guaranteed title opportunity? 66: 16.04.2007: Two On One Handicap: John Cena … They fought hard over the women’s title – back when WWE’s women were still battling (and would be for years to come) for equal billing next to the men. Fans were desperate for Big Dave to turn on The Game. Brock Lesnar vs Big Show is an archetypal WWE match – a spectacle of two monster-sized superstars walloping each other with giant forearms and power moves. "The Sun", "Sun", "Sun Online" are registered trademarks or trade names of News Group Newspapers Limited. Undertaker got the win but he did what every great champ should do for a rising star. When Edge won the first Money in the Bank match at WrestleMania 21, it was new and unknown territory for WWE. Edge hit Cena with two spears to become WWE champ for the first time. 2. The 'Big Evil' character was neither Taker’s most interesting or dynamic phase in the ring. Fans were desperate for Big Dave to turn on The Game. But this was more than the usual lumbering big man match-up as Brock and Show delivered one of the all-time shock moments. Beginning in 2002, Ruthless Aggression saw the rise of hungry young talent that included John Cena, Brock Lesnar, Batista, Randy Orton, and Trish Stratus. The action’s not as slick as the modern-day women’s division. But Brock really changed the course for wrestling when he defeated Rock for the WWE Championship. Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. The Sun website is regulated by the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO). Brock Lesnar made an impact when he debuted the night after WrestleMania 18 and demolished Al Snow, Maven, and Jeff Hardy.