Here's your Fight Size wrestling Update for WWE's TLC pay-per-view.
- Elias defeated Bobby Lashley in their Ladder match. The winner of the bout got to use the guitar that was hanging above and use it on their opponent. Although Elias won, Lio Rush and Bobby Lashley attacked Elias and cracked him over the back with the guitar.
- It was announced that there were a total of 13,408 fans inside of the SAP Center.
- The new SmackDown Live Women's Champion Asuka got her first main roster photo-op with Triple H.
For her, it was never about a streak or a number, it was about proving she was the best of every division she was ever a part of. Tonight, after a brutal #WWETLC match, the Empress of Tomorrow is the Champion of Today. Congratulations @WWEAsuka. #WeAreNXT pic.twitter.com/flIgmYMjEg— Triple H (@TripleH) December 17, 2018
- Carmella and R-Truth won season 2 of the Mixed Match Challenge and they earned the #30 spots in their respective Royal Rumble matches and an all-expenses paid vacation. R-Truth announced that he and Carmella are headed to WWE headquarters for their vacation.
- Braun Strowman and WWE Hall Of Famer Kurt Angle made their returns tonight at TLC. Chad Gable, Bobby Roode, Finn Balor and Apollo Crews along with Strowman and Angle played a role in giving Baron Corbin the boot from his GM duties on RAW.
- After Baron Corbin was officially removed from his GM position, Heath Slater stated during a backstage interview that he was done being a referee and that it is time for him to get back to being an in-ring competitor.
- Liv Morgan, Sarah Logan and Ruby Riott went through tables forcefully during the Natalya versus Ruby Riott Tables match.
Natalya put Ruby Riott through a table while wearing Jim "The Anvil" Neidhart's jacket.
- Dolph Ziggler got involved in Drew McIntyre and Finn Balor's match which led to Dolph and Finn brawling backstage because Finn felt that he didn't need Dolph to win.
A match between Ziggler and Balor was made official for RAW.
- Dean Ambrose became a 3-time WWE Intercontinental Champion at TLC by defeating Seth Rollins but during their match the crowd chanted, "This is boring".
- Ronda Rousey came out during the SmackDown Live Women's Championship TLC match and pushed Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair off the ladder which led to Asuka winning the SmackDown Women's Title.
- The superstars of WWE reacted to Becky Lynch, Charlotte Flair and Asuka main eventing TLC.
Congrats to all the women on #WWETLC ! Unbelievable what women can do these days! Congrats especially to @WWEAsuka from Day 1 been one of my favorites to work! I remember hearing I was first to face the empress and I was truly honored ! Congrats champ! @WWE— Dana Brooke WWE (@DanaBrookeWWE) December 17, 2018
What a night!! Congratulations @WWEAsuka!!!!— Nattie (@NatbyNature) December 17, 2018
Which match did you enjoy the most at #WWETLC?— WWE (@WWE) December 17, 2018
Ladies... take a bow. #WWETLC ------— King-sleigher (@DakotaKai_WWE) December 17, 2018
That match was incredible ---- #WWETLC— Billie Kay (@BillieKayWWE) December 17, 2018
Hell yeah! What a Main Event! -- congrats ladies, way to steal the show! #WWETLC— Peyton Royce (@PeytonRoyceWWE) December 17, 2018