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As we all know, when it's good it's fucking great. Lots of the fucking great stuff we remember about wrestling are the big things - angles going into WrestleMania, big title wins, massive turns and shocks. But what are some of the best moments that were just 'part of the show' and don't get talked about as much as they should?

Moments that may never turn up on a highlight reel or a Hall Of Fame ceremony video package, but are fucking great nonetheless.

The first one that comes to mind for me is this:

Evolution making their entrance for an Eight Man Tag match on Raw in 2004. I love this for many reasons. The main ones are:

 - The music's great.

 - They come out 'dripping in gold' as Adam Cole would say, with their multiple lovely title belts.

 - Then it starts literally dripping gold because the pyro starts

 - The pyro! In combination with the music, and the belts, and the four of them standing there looking like the smuggest coolest bastards on the planet.

 - The line-up of the muscles of Batista, the swagger of Flair in his robe, and young Randy Orton alongside ... okay, Triple H doesn't look his best but he still fits in.

 - That shot from behind the pyro!

 - The slow confident walk to the ring. Megastars, the lot of them.

 

It's no DX in a tank, I know, but this particular entrance, on this otherwise totally forgettable episode of Raw building towards Backlash 2004, has stuck in my mind for more than 15 years now as one of the great wrestling moments. I stand by it. I draw a line in the sand, you could say.

What are yours?

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4 hours ago, HarmonicGenerator said:

Evolution making their entrance for an Eight Man Tag match on Raw in 2004. I love this for many reasons.

I think I'm right in remembering that @CleetusVanDamme is an even bigger fan of this than I am. I watch it regularly.

ONE THOUSAND AND SEVENTY-TWO POUNDS.

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