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The Smarks Go Over The Shake-Up & Greatest Wahhabi Rumble (or WrestleMANia 34A)

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The Smarks are back for their 25th episode and you could be forgiven for thinking it's 25 years in the past, if not more. WWE has signed a 10 year co-operation deal with the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and that means we get WrestleMania 34A with no women wrestlers in the land of wahhabist testosterone. The Greatest Royal Rumble, a one-off spectacle with tickets nearly being given away, goes Friday, April 27 at noon Eastern time.

So how long ago was this thrown together? By the looks of it on many fronts, a couple of weeks ago. Titles are floating between the brands with the Superstar Shake-Up causing just a little confusion with fans. And yet the brand crossover event Backlash runs in two weeks. Will the WWE Universe have to wait until then for the situation to level out?

Lesnar and Reigns again this time in a steel cage. Styles and Nakamura again but with more low blows. A 4-man Ladder Match for the Intercontinental belt with competitors from both rosters. The same situation for the one-on-one US title. An Ultimate Jobber Match with John Cena and Triple H. A Coffin Match with Undertaker and Rusev. Seven title matches in all, but the "Womens Evolution" is denied entry. Plus the FIFTY man Rumble match. What in the actual fu...

Join The Smarks as we formulate, pontificate, elucidate and bitch.