Apollo Crews Archives

NXT 2.0 Recap 8/9: A New Challenger For The North American Title
Thea Hail Apollo Crews def Roderick Strong Pretty Deadly def Malik Blade & Edris Enofé Zoey Stark def Cora Jade And in non-match action last night on NXT 2.0: Some Chase U Drama With Thea Hail Cameron Grimes Congratulates Solo Sikoa Sanga encourages Yulisa Leon and Valentina Feroz More Conflict Between Roderick Strong and The Creed Brothers Some More Wendy Choo and Tiffany Stratton Nonsense Tony[...]
NXT 2.0 Preview 7/12: Roxanne Perez Will Cash In Against Mandy Rose
 Will she be able to put the ultimate dagger in the faction's back tonight by taking their leader's title?  Let's see what WWE.com says. Riding high after winning the NXT Women's Tag Team Titles alongside her partner Cora Jade, Roxanne Perez wants to cash in on her success and put an end to Toxic Attraction's reign[...]
NXT Great American Bash Recap: Who Escaped With The NXT Title?
Wendy Choo North American Champion Carmelo Hayes retains against Grayson Waller NXT Tag Team Champions The Creed Brothers retain against Roderick Strong & Damon Kemp And seeing as we couldn't possibly go two hours with just wrestling matches and nothing else, we saw the following non-wrestling action at NXT Great American Bash: Tony D'Angelo shows Legado del Fantasma how serious[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap 6/28: They Actually Killed A Guy Off!
 And then there was last night's episode of NXT 2.0. NXT Champion Bron Breakker found out how dangerous Cameron Grimes can be on last night's NXT 2.0, courtesy of WWE. First, let's cover some of the action that went down on last night's NXT 2.0 on the USA Network. Cora Jade & Roxanne Perez defeated Kayden Carter & Katana Chance to become the Number[...]
NXT 2.0 Recap 6/7: A WWE Raw Star Returns To NXT For A Fresh Start
 He then asks who will step up and challenge him next, which brings out WWE Raw star and former NXT star Apollo Crews  He says he's back in NXT  to make history and congratulates Breakker on his accomplishments before saying he'll make history with him down the road. Next, we get a video of crazy Joe Gacy talking to his[...]
The former Dabba-Kato debuts as an ally of Apollo Crews at WrestleMania 37
Wale rapped Big E to the ring during his entrance, Apollo Crews followed, and the Intercontinental Championship got underway. Match Graphic for Big E vs Apollo Crews Championship at WrestleMania 37 Night 2   So the Nigerian Drum fight, an ancient duel created by Apollo's ancestors, apparently just meant the ring would be surrounded by drums, kendo sticks,[...]
Apollo Crews challenges Big E to a Nigerian Drum Fight for the Intercontinental Championship at WrestleMania
It wasn't that long ago that Apollo Crews was hit in the head too hard and began speaking with a Nigerian accent, but the WWE Superstar has fully embraced the change and his supposed royal Nigerian heritage As a result, Crews has challenged rival Big E to a "Nigerian Drum Fight" at WrestleMania Crews claims[...]
Match graphic for Big E vs. Apollo Crews for the Intercontinental Championship at WWE WrestleMania.
Apollo Crews may now speak with a Nigerian accent, but otherwise the WWE Superstar appears to be trapped in some kind of neverending loop where he challenges Big E for the WWE Intercontinental Championship over and over and over again, and despite losing each time, continues to get new rematches In the latest news, Crews[...]
In a total mindf**k, Apollo Crews reveals he's had a thick Nigerian accent all along and was just faking not having an accent before on WWE Smackdown.
Apollo Crews will once again challenge Big E for the Intercontinental Championship at WWE Fastlane later this month But unlike the last seven or eight times Apollo Crews faced Big E for the Intercontinental Championship, this time will be totally different Why? Because unlike other Apollo Crews, this Apollo Crews can speak with a Nigerian[...]
WWE Clash of the Champions key art (Image: WWE)
Nevertheless, Asuka defended her Raw Women's Championship against Zelina Vega, and now Apollo Crews will challenge Bobby Lashley for the United States Championship. In a pre-recorded video while he makes his entrance with Ricochet, Apollo Crews cuts a very smiley promo about not selling out and being the underdog and winning the United States Championship from[...]
A look at WWE Payback (Image: WWE)
Challenging for the United States Championship, Lashley's cohorts called out the current reigning Apollo Crews in the preshow, specifically commenting on his previous neck injury at the hands of Lashley Although this trio may hope to capitalize on Crews' bulging disc issues, Apollo did not seem to be bothered by the lingering words offered from[...]
Key art for The Horror Show at Extreme Rules (Image: WWE)
Although the crowd was sparse due to COVID concerns, their presence brought the much-needed audience interaction that was missing from previous pay-per-views such as Money in the Bank. Key art for The Horror Show at Extreme Rules (Image: WWE) The momentum of the matches inside the ring was quickly disrupted by an interlude of Bray Wyatt's "Firefly[...]
WWE Backlash PPV: Match Card, Predictions, Live Coverage
Apollo Crews is the first match of the night, and probably the one most appropriate to be relegated to the pre-show, which it is. WWE Backlash PPV: Match Card, Predictions, Live Coverage (WWE) WWE Backlash Kickoff: Andrade vs Apollo Crews Andrade comes to the ring first with Selina Vega and Angel Garza in tow Apollo Crews hits the[...]
Drew McIntyre and Seth Rollins brawl in wild contract signing on Raw, courtesy of WWE.
This week's Monday Night RAW opened with the MVP VIP lounge, with the guests including Rey Mysterio, Jr., Aleister Black, and Apollo Crews, with MVP boasting about how he knows Crews will go all the way in this year's Money in the Bank match The lounge is then crashed by Zelina Vega and her associates[...]
WWE Royal Rumble 2019: John Cena Storyline-Sidelined; Braun Strowman Joins Rumble (UPDATED CARD)
Sasha Banks MEN'S ROYAL RUMBLE Announcers: Michael Cole, Corey Graves, JBL, and Jerry "The King" Lawler R-Truth (#30), Drew McIntyre, Big E, Kofi Kingston, Xavier Woods, Seth Rollins, Jeff Hardy, Dean Ambrose, Samoa Joe, Bobby Lashley, Braun Stowman, Elias, Baron Corbin, Andrade, Jinder Mahal, Rey Mysterio, Mustafa Ali, Apollo Crews, Titus O'Neil, Randy Orton WOMEN'S ROYAL RUMBLE Announcers: Renee Young, Beth Phoenix, Tom Phillips, and Corey Graves Carmella (#30), Ember Moon,[...]
Apollo and Titus O'Neil
WWE has decided to drop the Crews from the name of superstar Apollo Crews, reportedly due to similarity to Nikolas Cruz, the shooter at last week's tragic school shooting in Florida Crews will simply be known as Apollo from now on, as his WWE.com profile, Twitter username, and Raw entrance graphics seem to confirm. While tweeting[...]
Superstar Shakeup: The WWE Trades That NEED To Happen
But right now she needs her mojo back beyond being Charlotte's equal rival or Bayley's best friend, and there's no better way than to make her a dominant heel who cares for no one. Apollo Crews to Raw credit//WWE Apollo had the misfortune of being a super babyface with a name too close to a Rocky character[...]