Six teams fought it out in opening match at WWE Elimination Chamber for the prestigious honor of being the inaugural WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions. Who walked out with the belts?
The six teams involved were:
- Carmella & Naomi (starting in the far left pod)
- The Riott Squad’s Liv Morgan & Sarah Logan (starting in the far right pod)
- The IIconics of Billie Kay & Peyton Royce (starting in the near right pod)
- Nia Jax & Tamina (starting in the near left pod)
- Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville (starting in the ring), calling themselves Fire & Desire
- Sasha Banks & Bayley (starting in the ring), calling themselves The Boss & Hug Connection
Never before in @WWE have this many women-specific championships been active at the same time.
— WWE Stats & Info (@WWEStats) February 18, 2019
Sasha Banks & Bayley started the Women’s Tag Team Championship match in Elimination Chamber with Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville. The pods will open at “regularly scheduled intervals,” and Nia Jax & Tamina will enter the Chamber last.
Order of events:
- Sasha Banks & Bayley and Mandy Rose & Sonya Deville started the match at 0:00
- The Riott Squad entered the Chamber at 4:35
- The IIconics entered the Chamber at 8:19
- Naomi & Carmella entered the Chamber 13:11
- The IIconics eliminated Naomi & Carmella at 17:09 with a tandem roll-up
- Nia Jax & Tamina entered the Chamber at 18:07
- Nia Jax eliminated The IIconics at 20:09
- Tamina eliminated The Riott Squad at 24:44
- Bayley (along with Sasha Banks, Mandy Rose, and Sonya Deville) eliminated Tamina and Nia Jax at 27:03
- The final two teams were the first two teams, Bayley & Sasha Banks and Sonya Deville & Mandy Rose
- Sasha Banks forced Sonya Deville to tap out to a modified Banks Statement at 32:57 to win the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championship
— TDE Wrestling (@totaldivaseps) February 18, 2019
Sasha Banks & Bayley last eliminated Sonya Deville & Mandy Rose to win the WWE Women’s Tag Team Championships
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