Now that FCW tv tapings have come to a close, and the stars are now on WWE NXT programming – lets take a look back at some of the jaw dropping matches in FCW.
#11 – October 9th, 2011 – Naomi took on FCW newcomer Leah West. Leah put up a hard fight against former FCW Divas champion Naomi. Naomi was able to pick up the victory, sadly for Leah – this was her last match in FCW.
#10 – July 31st, 2011 – Naomi took on Sonia w/ Audrey Marie at ringside. Sonia, also a FCW newcomer at the time, was no match for Naomi it seemed. Within a short time Naomi was able to pick up the victory.
#9- April 3rd, 2012 – Triple threat Divas championship match, the champion Raquel Diaz taking on Sofia Cortez and Audrey Marie. This was the first of many triple threat matchs under Diaz’s championship reign. Cortez, recently debuted before this match and Audrey had just lost her championship which made them want to impress while Raquel just wanted to hold onto her prized possession.
#8- September 25th, 2011 – Audrey Marie vs Aksana for the FCW Divas Championship. Audrey had 2 victories over Aksana the weeks prior, and Aksana was set out to prove those were flukes. While Aksana went for a spine buster, Audrey was able to roll through, get the victory and win her first FCW Divas Championship.
#7- January 16th, 2011 – Rosa Mendes took on Kaitlyn. Rosa, was brought back to FCW to ‘regain’ the Queen of FCW crown that she desired. While Kaitlyn was a standout and winner of NXT’s season 3. These two clased in a battle of strength and fire. Kaitlyn picked up the victory with her new finisher the flatliner.
#6- January 15th, 2012 – Caylee Turner took on Audrey Marie for the FCW Divas Championship. Turner was a standout on WWE’s Tough Enough series, while Audrey Marie was doing a great job defending her Championship gold. In a match full of outwitting, Audrey was able to come out on top with a victory.
#5- June 10th, 2012 – Audrey Marie took on Paige w/ Sofia Cortez at ringside. The two were named possible contenders for the Divas championship the previous week by GM Summer Rae. While Marie was going for a roll up, Sofia made sure Paige was loosing this match – removing her hand from the ropes. Giving Audrey the win and a future shot at Raquel’s Divas Championship.
#4- May 27th, 2012 – Raquel Diaz took on Paige w/ Sofia Cortez at ringside. The two generation Divas battled it out for the FCW Divas Championship. Although a miscue by Sofia lead to a chair being thrown in the ring – Raquel in typical Guerrero fashion played possum while Paige caught the chair. Leading to a DQ and Raquel retaining the championship.
#3- March 13th, 2011 – Rosa Mendes took on Aksana for the Queen of FCW crown. The whole point of Rosa’s FCW return was for her to capture the crown and Aksana was standing in her way. To anyone who says Rosa can’t wrestle… they need to watch this match. In a battle of strength and power – these Divas showed that the crown was just as important as the Divas Championship. Rosa Mendes finally picks up the victory and wins her first ‘title’!
#2- July 15th, 2012 – Audrey Marie vs Paige in the first ever FCW Divas NO DQ match. For the last couple of weeks of FCWtv these two Divas have fought to pinfalls, dq’s until they made FCW history books. In a back and forth battle, the ref couldn’t stop these two from hurting eachother. Paige attempted to use a chair to no evail, Audrey ended up planting a huge ddt out of nowhere to secure the victory over her foe.
#1- Moment in FCW – Naomi def. Serena to become the first ever FCW Divas Champion. Following a long tournament featuring all of FCW’s Divas, Naomi stood tall the new Divas Champion.