Sasha Banks and Naomi were stripped of the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship after they walked out during the May 16th, 2022, episode of Raw. WWE announced a Women’s Tag Team Championship Tournament earlier this month, and the finals were held on Raw tonight.

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Raquel Rodriquez and Aliyah squared off against Dakota Kai and Iyo Sky in the Women’s Tag Team Championship Tournament Finals. The match main evented Raw this week. Raquel Rodriquez and Aliyah won the match after Aliyah scored the decisive roll-up pin on Dakota Kai.

Dakota Kai and Iyo Sky had advanced into the tournament final after defeating the teams of Tamina Snuka and Dana Brooke and Asuka and Alexa Bliss. Raquel Rodriquez and Aliyah bested Xia Li and Shotzi Blackheart in the first round. They beat Natalya and Sonya Deville in the semifinals.

Nikkita Lyons and Zoey Stark were originally booked for the tournament, but weren’t medically cleared to compete. The duo was replaced by Jacy Jayne and Gigi Dolin, who was sidelined with a concussion as well. We’ll have to wait and see how Triple H books the new Women’s Tag Team Champions. Ringside News exclusively reported that Toxic Attraction never had any main roster call-up planned for them.

Are you happy for Raquel Rodriquez and Aliyah’s big win on Raw? Sound off in the comments!

Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab is a news writer at Ringside News. He has been an avid fan of professional wrestling since 2000. His earliest memories of pro wrestling involved The Rock taking on The McMahon-Helmsley faction in 2000. Outside of his writing responsibilities, Manik is a fan of fiction, thrillers, comics, manga and anime. He’s an occasional journalist and likes to spend his free time watching movies and reading stuff about politics, science, medicine, etc. Manik also enjoys jogs in the park and workouts in the gym.  Manik is also a big of rock bands including Linkin Park, Breaking Benjamin, Metallica, Drowning Pool, Breaking Point, and Skillet. His current favorite wrestler is Kazuchika Okada and his favorite wrestler of all time is The Rock.

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