Welcome to our WrestlingINC.com Live WWE Monday Night RAW Viewing Party. Tonight’s show comes from Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.
– Tonight’s post-Elimination Chamber version of WWE RAW on the USA Network opens up with a video package deal of highlights from final night time’s pay-per-view.
– We’re reside from the ThunderDome at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida as Tom Phillips welcomes us to RAW and followers cheer. He’s joined at ringside by Samoa Joe and Byron Saxton.
– We go proper to the ring for a particular championship celebration version of MizTV. John Morrison has a mic. He introduces new WWE Champion The Miz, who comes out to largely boos. Miz raises the WWE Title on the ramp as the massive pyro goes off. He enters the ring and extra pyro goes off when he raises the title. Miz welcomes everybody to MizTV because the boos get louder.
Miz goes on about how far he’s are available WWE. Everyone else from his technology have come and gone however he’s nonetheless standing. Miz says he’s taking all of them out. He names Batista, John Cena, Bobby Lashley, Daniel Bryan, even WWE Hall of Famer, and says they simply don’t match as much as something he has going. Miz goes on and on bragging and says he didn’t earn the respect of the followers, he demanded it. The music interrupts and out comes Bobby Lashley and MVP. Lashley is carrying a white go well with and MVP is in a blue go well with, utilizing a crutch to get round.
MVP congratulates Miz on his title win, on behalf of The Hurt Business. MVP brings up Miz’s accomplishments and says he forgot to say how Lashley destroyed Drew McIntyre final night time earlier than his win. Miz says he was attending to that. He thanks them each however says he and Morrison have extra celebrating to do. MVP and Lashley aren’t leaving. MVP asks Miz in the event that they need to reveal the phrases of their enterprise association. Morrison helped Lashley lose the United States Title, and now Miz owes Lashley to make it proper. Lashley tells Miz he owes him a shot and Miz agrees, however provides that he by no means mentioned when that might occur. Miz rants about how busy he’s and says there may be simply no time proper now.
Lashley finally ends up grabbing Miz by his tie. Lashley says they made a deal and Miz has one hour to offer him what he needs, or he shall be despatched to the emergency room. Lashley says a technique or one other he’s taking the WWE Title from Miz and it is going to be painful, cruel, and… superior. Lashley and MVP stare Miz and Morrison down because the music begins again up. Tom says Miz has one hour to grant the WWE Title match, or else.
– Lucha House Party is backstage congratulating new WWE United States Champion Riddle. He thanks them for having his again as of late. He goes on ranting about nothing and says he’s naming the eagle on the entrance title plate “Travis.” Riddle finally ends up pulling his scooter out and using off to get to the ring. We go to industrial.
WWE United States Champion Riddle vs. John Morrison
Back from the break and we see how Riddle gained the WWE United States Title at Elimination Chamber by successful the Triple Threat over John Morrison and former champion Bobby Lashley. We see a timer counting down on the display for Lashley’s ultimatum to The Miz. The clock stops at 9pm. Morrison is already within the ring now. Out subsequent comes the brand new WWE United States Champion for this non-title match. Fans chant “bro!” now. Riddle hits the ring and kicks his flip flops off for pyro.
The bell rings and so they tangle to the mat, buying and selling holds and counters. Morrison geese an enormous boot and kicks Riddle, then ranges him with a operating kick. Riddle blocks the operating standing moonsault, pulling Morrison right into a submission however he will get the underside rope to interrupt the maintain. More backwards and forwards on their toes now. Riddle misses a punt kick and Morrison ranges him with a roundhouse kick. Riddle with a Gutwrench suplex for two.
Riddle and Morrison commerce strikes now. Riddle catches a kick and delivers strikes. Morrison with a thumb to the attention to take management. Morrison takes Riddle down as followers boo. Morrison with a modified Dragon Sleeper submission now. Riddle will get despatched to the apron, then despatched to the ground with a kick to the pinnacle. Morrison then launches himself excessive rope to the ground with a corkscrew, taking Riddle again down. Morrison clutches his knee however brings Riddle again in because the referee counts.
Morrison comes again in and follows however Riddle takes him again excessive rope. They tangle and get again on the apron, buying and selling huge stiff strikes. Riddle with an enormous suplex on the apron, dropping Morrison’s head on the sting. Riddle returns to the ring and stands tall as we return to industrial.
Back from the break and Riddle splashes Morrison. Morrison comes again and nails an Alabama Slam right into a 2 depend. Morrison grounds Riddle in the course of the ring now. Back and forth now as they go to the nook. Riddle fights out and finally ends up nailing an overhead kick. Riddle kips up and runs into the nook with a forearm, and one other. Riddle with an enormous suplex. Morrison geese a punt kick and dodges a standing moonsault.
Morrison rolls to the ground however Riddle kicks him from the apron. Riddle then nails the Floating Bro from the apron to the ground. Riddle brings it again in and hits a German suplex with a bridge for a 2 depend. Morrison rams Riddle again into the nook, hitting him with thrusts. Morrison runs as much as the center rope and nails a Spanish Fly for an in depth 2 depend. They tangle and Riddle hits Bro 2 Sleep. Morrison comes proper again with an enormous kick to ship Riddle to the apron.
Riddle fights again in however Morrison decks him with a knee strike to the face. Morrison goes for Starship Pain however it’s blocked. Riddle then hits the Bro Derek for the pin to win.
– After the match, Riddle stands tall with the title within the air. Fans chant “bro!” as we go to replays. Riddle hits the nook to pose because the chants proceed.
– Still to come back, the timer is all the way down to lower than half-hour for Bobby Lashley’s ultimatum to The Miz.
– We get a “coming quickly” vignette for Rhea Ripley. Back to industrial.
– Back from the break and we see Bad Bunny acting on SNL along with his WWE 24/7 Title. He shall be in Damian Priest’s nook afterward tonight in opposition to Angel Garza. Sarah Schreiber is backstage with Bunny and Priest now. Priest spots R-Truth with a referee, and he calls him out. Truth comes over with some comedy clarification however Priest is aware of what he’s as much as. Truth will get Bunny’s title fallacious and Priest aggressively corrects him, which results in Truth operating away.
– We get one other take a look at what occurred with Bobby Lashley and The Miz earlier. Miz is backstage with Adam Pearce complaining now. Miz factors out how there was nothing in writing between he and Lashley, and Pearce agrees. Pearce means that Miz step up and face all challengers, together with Lashley, as he’s now WWE Champion and everybody has doubted him. Miz says he’ll face all challengers, simply not now. Pearce goes to respect what Miz decides, however he reminds him he’s operating out of time.
The New Day vs. RETRIBUTION
We return to the ring and out first comes Xavier Woods and Kofi Kingston of The New Day. We see current happenings between The New Day and RETRIBUTION. Back to industrial.
Back from the break and the announcers lead us to a take a look at the “Punky Brewster” reboot on Peacock, which is able to function Alexa Bliss and Charlotte Flair on an upcoming episode. We see actor and former WWE author Freddie Prinze Jr. and some different “Punky” cast members within the ThunderDome crowd, together with Punky herself. Out subsequent comes RETRIBUTION – Mace and T-BAR with Mustafa Ali, Slapjack and Reckoning.
T-BAR begins off with Woods. T-BAR golf equipment Woods to the mat and delivers one other huge strike. Woods fights again and works on the arm, tagging in Kofi for the double crew to the arm. Kofi additionally ties up the arm however T-BAR overpowers and slams him. Mace tags in and slams the again of Kofi’s head into the mat a number of instances. T-BAR runs in and ranges Kofi with an enormous boot. Mace covers for two.
T-BAR scoops Kofi with an enormous backbreaker however Kofi kicks out at 2. Mace tags again in and T-BAR runs and knocks Woods off the apron with an enormous boot. T-BAR and Mace hit the massive High Justice double crew to Kofi in the course of the ring.
Instead of going for the pin, Ali is yelling again and again for them to hit the transfer once more. Mace slams Kofi’s head a number of instances. Woods pulls T-BAR excessive rope to the ground. Kofi with Trouble In Paradise to Mace to ship him out. T-BAR comes again in however Kofi nails Trouble In Paradise on him additionally, for the pin to win.
Winners: The New Day
– After the match, the music hits as The New Day celebrates. RETRIBUTION storms the ring however Woods and Kofi hit the ramp, taunting their opponents. Ali takes the mic and yells on the different members, asking how for much longer they will fail him and embarrass him, how for much longer he has to take care of this crap. Ali says he carries all of them on his again however they hold failing again and again. Ali storms out of the ring by himself as the opposite members of RETRIBUTION look on.
– We see MVP and Bobby Lashley strolling backstage. Back to industrial.
– Back from the break and we see how Bobby Lashley demanded a WWE Title shot from The Miz earlier tonight, issuing him a one-hour ultimatum to have a solution. Adam Pearce is within the ring now. He says the deadline is right here for Miz to offer Lashley a solution. Pearce introduces Lashley and out he comes with MVP. Lashley is dressed to wrestle.
Pearce then introduces the brand new WWE Champion and out comes The Miz with John Morrison, who’s limping a bit. Lashley isn’t pleased with the face that Miz remains to be carrying a go well with. Miz says he has made his choice however he wants extra time. Lashley tells him to stop stalling and losing his time, which is like losing is cash. Miz is fearful in regards to the honor the title deserves, not cash. Miz goes on however MVP interrupts, saying Miz doesn’t have a take care of different WWE Superstars, he has a take care of them. Miz says he doesn’t know what to say, he simply wants extra time.
Miz understands what Lashley needs and Lashley deserves it however Miz needs to offer everybody his finest efforts, it’s what the followers and the WWE Title deserves. Miz asks for per week, asking Pearce if he can pencil it in for subsequent week. The music interrupts and out comes Braun Strowman for an enormous pop.
Strowman says if anybody round right here is getting a WWE Title shot it’s him. Pearce says he can’t simply do what he needs… Strowman says he can do no matter he needs. He says it’s clear that Pearce and Shane McMahon have an agenda in opposition to him, which is why he was saved out of Elimination Chamber. The arguing continues amongst everybody within the ring till the music of Shane hits and out he comes.
Shane enters the ring and dances round. A “Shane O’Mac!” chant begins up. Shane says let’s everybody sit back and let cooler heads prevail. Shane says Adam must tighten his ship up just a little bit, and Braun can’t simply storm down right here and demand a WWE Title shot. Shane mocks Braun, joking about his mind measurement. Braun says Shane sucks, Miz sucks, Lashley sucks, this complete thought sucks. Braun needs a WWE Title alternative tonight. Shane thinks that concept sort of sucks, so no. Braun says if Shane gained’t give him the champ, give him the challenger. Lashley. Shane says that is intriguing. He’d like to see this match tonight. Most everybody else agrees.
Shane books Strowman vs. Lashley. Shane says he’s going to up the stakes. If Braun wins in opposition to Lashley, then subsequent week there shall be a Triple Threat for the WWE Title with Strowman, Lashley and Miz. Braun likes this concept now, however Miz isn’t thrilled. Braun stars Lashley down after which turns round to inform Shane which may be the neatest choice he’s ever made. Lashley takes benefit and takes Braun’s knee out from behind with a chop block. Lashley exits the ring and appears on as Braun will get again to his toes, limping round. We go to replays. Strowman and Lashley stare one another down as we return to industrial.
– Back from the break and we see what simply occurred with Braun Strowman.
Tornado Tag Team Match: RAW Tag Team Champions The Hurt Business vs. Lucha House Party
We return to the ring and RAW Tag Team Champions Shelton Benjamin and Cedric Alexander are already within the ring for this non-title match. MVP is on commentary. Out subsequent comes Lince Dorado and Gran Metalik of Lucha House Party.
Shelton and Metalik go at it whereas Cedric and Lince go at it. The champs drop their opponents. Cedric with an enormous dropkick to Lince’s again of his head for an in depth 2 depend. Cedric and Benjamin proceed to dominate. Cedric with one other shut 2 depend on Metalik. Lince assaults however Shelton fights him off to avoid wasting Cedric. Shelton straps Lince throughout his again, letting Cedric knock him off with an enormous dropkick for an in depth 2 depend. Shelton sends Lince out of the ring. Metalik fights Cedric into the nook however Shelton saves him and nails an enormous suplex to Metalik.
Cedric works Lince over at ringside. They deliver it again in. Metalik has Shelton in a single nook whereas Cedric has Lince within the different. Shelton brings Metalik out of the nook with an enormous powerbomb for a 2 depend as Lince saves the pin. Cedric was smiling and losing time as Lince broke the pin up. MVP shouts from the announce desk.
Lince will get double teamed within the nook now. They go for an enormous double crew transfer however Lince pulls Cedric to the ground and rocks him whereas Metalik is combating Shelton off. Metalik with an enormous DDT and Lince with a prime rope splash on Shelton for an in depth 2 depend that Cedric breaks up simply in time. Cedric will get double teamed right into a nook now. Cedric fights each opponents off as they cost him in a nook.
Lince with an enormous hurricanrana from the highest to Cedric. Metalik walks the highest rope however misses the stomp as Cedric strikes. Shelton runs within the ring and ranges Metalik with a clothesline. Shelton then tosses Lince right into a knee strike from Cedric. Lince stumbles proper into Paydirt from Shelton for the pin to win.
Winners: Shelton Benjamin and Cedric Alexander
– After the match, The Hurt Business stands tall within the ring because the music hits. We go to replays. MVP raises Cedric and Shelton’s arms as they stand tall with the titles.
– We see how Damian Priest helped Bad Bunny win the WWE 24/7 Title from R-Truth final week.
Damian Priest vs. Angel Garza
We return to the ring and WWE 24/7 Champion Bad Bunny is launched first to pyro. He walks down the ramp and the lights exit as Damian Priest begins his entrance. They greet on the ramp and head to the ring collectively. Priest wraps his entrance and stands tall as we return to industrial with Bunny watching from the apron.
Back from the break and out comes Angel Garza to boos. Garza tries to shock Priest because the bell hits however Priest turns him inside out. Priest takes it to the nook and beats Garza down as Bunny seems to be on. Priest with a dropkick and extra huge offense. Garza comes again with a dropkick of his personal. Garza snatches his pants off to boos, then tosses them out at Bunny. Garza works Priest over whereas he’s on the mat, speaking trash. Garza mounts Priest with strikes and shoves his face into the mat. Garza with a dropkick whereas Priest is down.
Garza retains management and retains the trash speaking going. Garza with a Camel Clutch in the course of the ring. Priest tries to combat out however Garza retains shutting him down. Garza twists Priest’s neck and taunts Bunny whereas Priest is trapped within the maintain. Priest overpowers to his toes however Garza nails him, angering Priest. Priest makes his comeback now, nailing an enormous leaping kick to the pinnacle. Priest with an enormous proper hand and one other Bell Clap, then an enormous kick to stun Garza and ship him to the mat, collapsing.
Priest will get puffed up within the nook, acquires his goal, after which fires his invisible bow & arrow. Priest fees and nails the leaping again splash within the nook. Priest follows up with the Broken Arrow however Garza kicks out simply in time. Garza tries to retreat too the apron. He fights Priest off with an enormous proper hand to the jaw. Bunny talks some trash now. Garza goes for the Wing Clipper however he can’t get Priest into place. Instead he runs and knocks Priest via the ropes to the ground. Garza invitations Bunny to step via the ropes, into the ring. Bunny hesitates and taunts Garza, pointing behind him to Priest, who has recovered.
Garza fees however Priest nails an enormous kick from the apron. Priest then leaps off the highest with one other huge kick. Priest yells out and grabs Garza in the course of the ring, placing him proper again down with Hit The Lights, previously referred to as The Reckoning. Priest covers for the pin too win.
Winner: Damian Priest
– After the match, Priest recovers and stands tall with Bad Bunny as he is available in. We go to replays. Bunny raises his WWE 24/7 Title within the air however right here comes Akira Tozawa, Humberto Carrillo and Drew Gulak with their eyes on the title. Priest helps assault and clear the ring. Bunny’s music begins again up as he raises the 24/7 Title within the air. We go to replays. Priest and Bunny proceed their celebration in the course of the ring.
– Still to come back, Randy Orton will deal with Alexa Bliss and her current antics. Back to industrial.
– Back from the break and we get a brand new “coming quickly” vignette for Rhea Ripley to RAW.
– The announcers discuss Randy Orton and Alexa Bliss. We see how Bliss’ face appeared everywhere in the ThunderDome screens throughout Orton’s match with Drew McIntyre final week. Orton is backstage now as followers within the enviornment boo. Orton says failure isn’t a phrase he’s too acquainted with, his monitor report proves it, however right here currently he finds himself surrounded by it. He ought to’ve gained the Gauntlet final week and that might’ve put him better off for Elimination Chamber, however as a substitute he was the primary one eradicated. He goes on about getting distracted, and when that occurs, he takes out the supply of his downside and distracted. Like he did with “The Fiend” Bray Wyatt, he set him on hearth. We get a replay of The Fiend going up in flames at TLC. Orton says he took care of The Fiend and whereas some suppose he’s coming again, he’s not, he’s gone for good.
Orton asks why he can’t deal with the WWE Title. He’ll say us why… Orton coughs and stops his promo however regains his composure. Orton says he’s nonetheless distracted, however not by The Fiend now, he’s distracted by Alexa Bliss now. We get a partial replay of her pentagram promo from final week’s RAW. Orton is having hassle along with his throat now. He begins throwing up thick black liquid. Orton stumbles and shortly hurries off digital camera with the black liquid popping out of his mouth. That ends the phase, leaving the announcers confused.
– We see how Lacey Evans introduced her being pregnant on final week’s RAW.
WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler vs. Charlotte Flair and RAW Women’s Champion Asuka
We return to the ring and out first comes Charlotte Flair. The pyro hits as she heads down the ramp. Flair enters the ring and poses as we return to industrial.
Back from the break and we get a promo for WrestleMania 37. We return to the ring and Flair waits as her associate comes out, RAW Women’s Champion Asuka. WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler are out subsequent for this non-title match as Mike Rome does the introductions. Baszler begins off with Asuka and so they lock up. Asuka ties Baszler’s arm up. They commerce offense and Asuka applies the Octopus submission in the course of the ring. They go to the mat with Asuka specializing in the arm. Asuka retains the arm tied up and takes it to the nook to deliver Flair in.
Flair goes proper for Baszler’s arm however she breaks free and tags in Jax. Flair and Jax lock up. Jax rocks her a number of instances with strikes. Flair is upset as she unloads out of the nook for a pop. Baszler is available in however Flair cuts her off and launches her over head, sending her out to the ground. Flair kips up after which sends Jax to the ground with Asuka’s help. Fans cheer for the babyfaces as Asuka runs and retains Baszler from re-entering. Flair and Asuka stand tall whereas the champs are out on the ground. We go to replays.
Back from the break and Asuka is combating Jax off in the course of the ring. Jax drops Asuka within the nook. Baszler tags in and stomps away on Asuka. Baszler takes Asuka down and kicks her within the backbone for an in depth 2 depend. Baszler bends Asuka’s wrist and hand up now, retaining her down with a boot to the aspect of the face as followers boo and Asuka screams out. Baszler tags in Jax, then does the massive stomp on Asuka’s twisted elbow.
Jax wraps the harm elbow across the center rope and damages it some extra because the referee warns her. Baszler tags again in and decks Asuka whereas Jax holds her. More backwards and forwards now. Flair is available in and goes at it with Baszler. Jax tags in and so they go for a double suplex however Flair slides out and clotheslines Baszler, then decks Jax. Flair will get despatched to the apron however she fights each opponents off as soon as once more. Baszler is distributed to the ground. Flair comes again in and stuns Jax. Flair fees however Jax catches her with an enormous powerbomb in the course of the ring for a 2 depend. Jax can’t consider it.
Asuka is again on the apron now after being knocked of earlier. Jax retains management of Flair as the gang tries to rally. Baszler comes again in as they hold Flair of their nook. Baszler stretches Flair to organize for the Kirifuda Clutch. Baszler stops Flair from tagging and drags her again to their nook. Jax sends Flair into the nook however Flair knocks Baszler off the apron. Flair finally ends up dropping Jax of their nook. Flair crawls to tag Asuka in however Baszler runs over and knocks her off the apron. Flair with the Figure Four on Baszler now in the course of the ring. Jax breaks it up with an enormous leg drop to the arm, doing extra injury to it as followers boo.
Asuka is screaming for a tag on the apron as soon as once more. Flair lastly makes it. Asuka flies off the highest with a missile dropkick to Baszler. Jax tags in however Asuka unloads. Asuka with a Hip Attack to Baszler, then one to Jax, and one other for Baszler. Jax runs however Asuka strikes and Jax splashes Baszler as a substitute. Asuka with double knees to the face and extra offense to Jax for an in depth 2 depend. Asuka with the arm bar to Jax however Baszler breaks it up with a stiff kick. Fans boo Baszler.
Asuka holds Baszler and Flair fees however Baszler avoids it and Flair by chance nails Asuka with a operating huge boot. Flair and Baszler find yourself tumbling to the ground. Jax follows up with a operating leg drop to Asuka for the pin to win.
Winners: Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler
– After the match, Jax and Baszler stand tall as their music hits. We go to replays. The champs again up the ramp with their titles as Flair tries to assist Asuka up. Asuka is upset and needs none of Flair’s assist. Flair throws her arms up and exits the ring as Asuka recovers on her personal. Flair heads to the ramp, stopping to look again at Asuka within the ring as she holds her nostril from the kick.
– We see what occurred to Braun Strowman, Shane McMahon, Bobby Lashley and The Miz earlier tonight.
Jeff Hardy vs. Sheamus
We return to the ring and out comes Jeff Hardy to a pop and a few pyro. Back to industrial.
Back from the break and out subsequent comes Sheamus as Hardy waits within the ring. The bell rings and Sheamus instantly assaults with kicks. Sheamus takes management till Hardy fights again. Hardy tries to show it round from the nook however Sheamus ranges him. Sheamus grounds Hardy and drives elbows into him. Hardy fights again and sends Sheamus to the ground. Sheamus comes proper again in and Hardy stays on him. Hardy continues to unload, stomping away within the nook to maintain Sheamus down.
Sheamus powers up out of the nook with an enormous clothesline. More backwards and forwards now. Hardy kicks Sheamus to the ground after which to the barrier. Hardy additionally goes out and runs the ringside space, then leaps off the metal steps and splashes Sheamus in opposition to the barrier. We go to industrial with each Superstars down at ringside.
Back from the beak and Sheamus has Hardy down on the mat, driving elbows into him. Hardy fights again however Sheamus nails the Irish Curse backbreaker, and one other Irish Curse, and a 3rd Irish Curse backbreaker. Hardy kicks out at 2. Sheamus grounds him and unloads with forearms to the chest on the mat.
Hardy rolls round as followers attempt to rally for him. Hardy fights again and nails a jawbreaker to get a gap. Sheamus blocks a Twist of Fate. Hardy blocks a again suplex. Sheamus runs into the ring put up as Hardy strikes. Hardy nails Whisper In the Wind. They commerce huge strikes on their toes now. Hardy drops Sheamus and hits the inverted Atomic Drop, then the double leg drop and the dropkick. Hardy retains going however Sheamus catches him for a slam however Hardy kicks out at 2.
Sheamus runs into boots within the nook. Hardy goes to the highest and hits an enormous splash for an in depth 2 depend. Sheamus catches a kick however will get kicked again into the turnbuckles. Sheamus blocks the thrust kick within the nook with an enormous boot. Hardy blocks a clothesline and drops Sheamus with a Twist of Fate for a pop. Hardy slowly climbs as much as the highest.
Hardy goes for a Swanton however has to land on his toes because the knee offers him hassle. They commute and commerce counters. A Twist of Fate and a Brogue Kick are missed. Sheamus nails an enormous knee strike to the face after which a Brogue Kick for the pin to win.
– After the match, Sheamus hits the corners to pose because the music performs.
– Charlotte Flair is backstage with WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair. Charlotte says she will be able to’t deal with the tag crew match or doing what she loves with this Lacey Evans enterprise. She mentions Ric dancing round after Evans introduced her being pregnant, whether or not he believes it’s his or not. She goes on in regards to the essential factor right here is defending their title. Charlotte says the performer we noticed on the market tonight wasn’t her. She tells Ric to go dwelling. Ric says he by no means mentioned the newborn was his. He says he really noticed numerous potential in a superb particular person in Evans, he noticed her being an amazing competitor and thought he may encourage her like he did with Charlotte. Ric goes on and says he was making an attempt to increase the model. He wished to be the person behind the RAW Women’s Champion as a result of he needs the ladies’s division to be the highest a part of the corporate. He goes on however Charlotte doesn’t see it the way in which he does. She accuses him of making an attempt to take her highlight and says she doesn’t discover his antics humorous. When she’s within the ring she’s on the market to not show she’s Ric Flair’s daughter, however that she’s Charlotte Flair. She says he’s nonetheless making an attempt to be The Nature Boy on her time. She will get emotional and says she’s grateful for all the pieces he’s finished and the doorways he has opened, however he must let Charlotte be herself. She tells Ric she loves him a number of instances and says that’s it. She walks off and RAW goes again to industrial.
– Back from the break and we get a replay displaying how Randy Orton began choking on the black liquid throughout his earlier backstage promo.
Naomi and Lana vs. Dana Brooke and Mandy Rose
We return to the ring and Naomi and Lana are of their nook. Dana Brooke and Mandy Rose are additionally out within the ring already. Naomi and Brooke lock as much as begin, going to the nook with Naomi in management.
Lana is available in for the double crew. Lana then bulldogs Brooke for a 2 depend. We see WWE Women’s Tag Team Champions Nia Jax and Shayna Baszler watching backstage. Dana turns it round on Lana and in comes Rose. They double crew Lana and Rose nails a operating knee for a 2 depend. Rose takes Lana to the nook and unloads with kicks to the intestine.
Brooke tags in and hits the cartwheel again elbow into the nook. Lana avoids one other double crew. She reaches for a tag and at last will get it. Rose sends Lana into the nook however Lana knocks Brooke off the apron to the ground. Lana runs again over and helps Naomi drop Rose with a double crew for the pin.
Winners: Lana and Naomi
– After the match, Naomi’s music hits as she and Lana rejoice, heading to the stage. Rose and Brooke are upset at ringside.
– We see Bobby Lashley backstage warming up for the principle occasion.
AJ Styles vs. Ricochet
We return to the ring and out comes AJ Styles with Omos. Back to industrial.
Back from the break and the Progressive Match Flo replay for this week exhibits current highlights of Omos utilizing his uncooked energy. AJ and Omos wait collectively now as Ricochet makes his entrance to a pop.
The bell rings and so they go at it. Ricochet knocks AJ to the ground early on. AJ runs proper again in however Ricochet slams him and drops an elbow, then one other for a 2 depend. Ricochet has a suplex blocked. AJ kicks Ricochet’s knee out within the nook. AJ with a snap suplex into the turnbuckles now. AJ with a backbreaker for a 2 depend.
AJ grounds Ricochet however he fights up and rocks AJ a number of instances. AJ comes proper again with a dropkick. AJ retains management with extra offense. Ricochet counters and unloads with offense now. AJ slams Ricochet excessive rope. Ricochet comes again with a hurricanrana for an in depth 2 depend. More backwards and forwards now.
Ricochet rocks AJ and hits a German suplex with a 2 depend. Ricochet can’t get the pin. Ricochet finally ends up going for the 630 however has to roll via. AJ finally ends up dropping Ricochet with an enormous knee to the face. AJ follows up with Styles Clash in the course of the ring for the pin to win.
Winner: AJ Styles
– After the match, AJ stands tall as his music hits and we get replays. We come again and Omos has joined AJ within the ring now. Fans boo as Omos lifts Ricochet with ease, then drives him down into the mat. AJ stands tall with Omos once more, trying down at Ricochet as followers proceed to boo.
– Omos, AJ Styles, Lana, Naomi and Riddle are introduced for RAW Talk.
– The Miz and John Morrison are backstage discussing who they need to be rooting for in the principle occasion. Braun Strowman walks up and stares at them each. They stroll away in concern. Back to industrial.
#1 Contender’s Match: Braun Strowman vs. Bobby Lashley
Back from the break and out first comes Braun Strowman because the smoke goes off on the ramp. Bobby Lashley is out subsequent with MVP. If Strowman wins this match, he shall be added to subsequent week’s WWE Title match to make it a Triple Threat with Lashley and new WWE Champion The Miz.
Lashley enters the ring and poses within the nook as extra pyro goes off. Strowman watches him, staring him down from behind. Before they will begin the match, the music hits and out comes the brand new WWE Champion, nonetheless carrying a go well with. The bell rings and so they measurement one another up, then lock up and go to the nook. Lashley takes Strowman off his toes first and slams him. Miz has joined the announcers for commentary. Strowman comes again and slams Lashley for a 1 depend. Strowman kilos on Lashley whereas he’s down now. Strowman whips Lashley into the turnbuckles as MVP barks orders.
Strowman works Lashley over and hits a operating splash within the nook. Lashley tries to keep away from a powerslam however Strowman simply tosses him excessive rope to the ground. Strowman runs across the ring to degree Lashley however Lashley strikes and Strowman collides with the metal ring steps, taking place. Lashley leaps off the steps to drop Strowman at ringside. Lashley brings it again in and geese a clothesline, then dropkicks Strowman’s knee out. Lashley with a Flatliner to Strowman for an in depth 2 depend.
Lashley kilos on Braun whereas he’s down. Lashley waits for Strowman to rise up now. Lashley goes for The Hurt Lock however Strowman overpowers and fights him off. Lashley retains combating and goes for an enormous suplex however can solely get him half manner within the air. Strowman fights and ranges Lashley with an enormous clothesline. Strowman with a splash within the nook.
Strowman with the operating powerslam in the course of the ring for an in depth 2 depend. No one can consider it.
Lashley avoids one other operating powerslam after which hits an enormous Spinebuster. Lashley runs the ropes and hits an enormous Spear on the dazed Strowman. Lashley covers for the pin to win and hold Strowman out of subsequent week’s WWE Title match.
Winner and New #1 Contender: Bobby Lashley
– After the match, Lashley stands tall as his music hits. Tom confirms Lashley vs. The Miz with the WWE Title on the road for subsequent Monday. Lashley assaults Strowman and decks him to cease him from getting up. Lashley applies The Hurt Lock whereas Braun is on one knee. Fans boo. Strowman passes out. Miz tries to run in on Lashley however Lashley catches him and drives him into the mat with an enormous Spinebuster. MVP watches from the nook now, barking orders. Lashley waits for Miz to get again up, then delivers an enormous Spear. Lashley stands tall as his music begins again up and MVP raises his arm within the air. Strowman is down on the skin and the WWE Champion is flat on his again in the course of the ring. Lashley poses within the nook as we go to replays. Lashley has the WWE Title belt now. He poses within the nook whereas elevating the title within the air. Fans boo him because the post-Elimination Chamber version of RAW goes off the air.
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