As the year 2017 headed to eclipse, it’s time to look back some of the most infamous moments of the year. At this time, WWE has provided us with the top 10 shocking moments from the year 2017 on their official website. The term ‘shocking’ sits well with WWE programming since we habituated to see surprises that make the episodes of Raw, Smackdown and NXT so entertaining.
WWE.com listed out 10 such surprising moments in the year 2017 which is as follows:
10. Big Cass turns on Enzo Amore
9. Adam Cole debuts in NXT
8. Randy Orton burns down Sister Abigail’s resting place
7. Paige returns
6. Tommaso Ciampa turns on Johnny Gargano
5. Braun Strowman tips over an ambulance
4. John Cena proposes to Nikki Bella at WrestleMania 33
3. Kevin Owens beats up Vince McMahon
2. The Shield reunites
1. The Hardy Boyz return to WWE
Speaking of these shocking moments, we should certainly start with the first one from the year when Randy Orton burnt the Wyatt house which was an eternal peace home for Sister Abigail. This was the setup behind the WWE Championship match at Wrestlemania 33 between the two of them. But, the intensity of such a horrific actions from The Viper was interesting to see.
Going forward towards Wrestlemania, we have seen the return of the Hardy Boyz in a standing ovation from 75000 crowds. The crowd went nuts with this surprising return on the show, out of nowhere. Plus, it was even more pleasant to see them winning the tag titles on that night. Also, the proposal segment of John Cena and Nikki Bella broke the internet being the first-ever on live television in front of live audience.
Some other mentionable moments from 2017 was Vince McMahon’s return to Smackdown Live only to get a beat-down by the Prizefighter. Being the dominant heel, Owens proved his potential by putting his hands on none other than The Boss.
Also, the crowd gave one of the best reactions of the entire year once Paige was back on board on WWE Raw following Survivor Series. It was good to see her back on live TV after overcoming so much odds in her life which will be converted into a film, sooner. You can check out all these shocking moments in the embedded video alongside this articles.