Bloodline Civil War match criticized for being too long by veteran wrestling personality

During his podcast, veteran wrestling personality Jim Cornette gave his thoughts on the Bloodline Civil War match at the 2023 WWE Money in the Bank PLE…

“I understand that at the start they were in no hurry, they were milking it because the issue is over and Roman [Reigns]’s over… Did this match need to be 33 minutes bell to bell?”

“It was the right finish… Historically, World Champions have lost falls in tag team matches to set sh*t up. I didn’t mind that, if they’d beaten Solo [Sikoa], people would have kind of been, ‘ehhhh’ because that’s what you’d expect and obviously Roman wanted to get the family over. So the only problem I had was goddamn the first 15 minutes was a schlog, wasn’t it?” (quotes courtesy of