Location: Glasgow, Scotland at The SSE Hydro
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Welcome to the WWE Raw pre-show, and we are live on the WWE Network. Scott Stanford, Booker T, Lita, and Jerry Lawler hype what we will see tonight, which is Brock Lesnar vs. Goldberg at Survivor Series. There was a video package to hype the Charlotte – Bayley feud as well as the TJ Perkins – Brian Kendrick feud.
Welcome to WWE Monday Night Raw, there is a recap video of last week’s episode of Raw. The show opens with Stephanie McMahon walking down to the ring. McMahon said that Mick Foley couldn’t make the show but said that they’re in Glasgow, Scotland. McMahon said that Survivor Series is heating up and putting RAW vs. SmackDown. She also plugged Lesnar vs. Goldberg. She started introducing Team Raw for Survivor Series. Kevin Owens, Chris Jericho, Roman Reigns and Braun Strowman walked down to the ring. She officially announced Seth Rollins as the fifth man on Team RAW. Rollins said that after Survivor Series, business is not done between him, Owens and Jericho. McMahon hyped Team SmackDown Live and told them all that they will make RAW proud and that fight like their jobs depend on it because they do. McMahon walks to the back. Owens told them that McMahon is right and that they need to get on the same page. Jericho agreed with him. Owens said that they all have to listen to the co-captains of Team RAW. They need winners and listen to them, and they will be winners. Rollins punched Jericho in the face. Rollins and Reigns then attacked Owens and Jericho while Strowman just stood and watched. Strowman then attacked Rollins and Jericho. McMahon announced that a Fatal 5 Way Match with Roman Reigns vs. Braun Strowman vs. Rollins vs. Kevin Owens vs. Chris Jericho would be the main event of the show.
Tag Team Match: Sin Cara and Rich Swann vs. Brian Kendrick and Noam Dar.
Dar and Swanna started things off. Dar hit him with a series of strikes then a drop kick. Swann backed him into a corner and then Cara was tagged in. Cara clotheslines Dar to the floor and hit an outside dive to Kendrick. Back in the ring, Kendrick knocked Cara off the top rope to the floor.
We’re back with Kendrick and Dar in control of Cara. Moments later, Cara fought back and tagged in Swann, who hit a series of moves to Kendrick. Swann ran into a big boot, but he fought through it and hit hurricanrana followed by a splash for 2. Cara sent Dar to the floor and then hit an outside dive. Swann rolled up Kendrick for the win.
Winners: Sin Cara and Rich Swann
Post-match, Kendrick taunted Dar, who then beat up Kendrick.
There was a video package to hype Lesnar vs. Goldberg.
There was a backstage segment with Sami Zayn and McMahon. She complains about Shane not appearing on RAW. McMahon told him that he was annoying, so she booked him in a match against Rusev. The winner of the matches faces Dolph Ziggler for the Intercontinental Title at Survivor Series.
Enzo Amore and Big Cass, Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson, Golden Truth, Cesaro and Sheamus walked down to the ring. These Superstars will be on Team RAW at Survivor Series. Sheamus mocked the fans in attendance, so Cass and Amore mocked the way Sheamus looked. Sheamus brought up how Amore and Cass embarrassed Anderson and Gallows. Cesaro said that Gallows could have called Sheamus, the red rooster. Sheamus said that he is out of her and they can deal with Team SmackDown. New Day walked down to the ring and was dressed up like Scottish Warriors. Sheamus pointed out that Halloween was last week. New Day reminded them that they are the RAW Tag Team Champions. Big E said if they fight then they will lose. If they run then, they’ll lose. Amore said that he would put people in their places. Goldust said that Big E has a braveheart and that they are with them.
Tag Team Match: Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson vs. New Day.
Anderson and Kingston started things off with Anderson hitting him with a back elbow and then some monkey flips. Kofi with a knee strike for 2. Big E was tagged in and hit a back elbow. Big E knocked Gallows off the apron, but Gallows popped back up and kicked him. Anderson with a flying knee strike then worked over the jaw of Big E. Gallows got the hot tag and hit a series of elbows to Big E. Gallows missed a leaping elbow drop, and Big E got the hot tag to Kingston. Kofi hit a springboard elbow to Anderson then some more strikes and a drop kick. Kofi with a springboard vie then sent Gallows to the floor and kicked Anderson in the face. Big E was tagged in, and they went for their finisher, but Gallows super kick Big E. Anderson hit a spine buster to Kofi. Anderson and Gallows hit the Magic Killer on Big E for the win.
Winners: Luke Gallows and Karl Anderson
There was a video package to hype Lesnar vs. Goldberg.
Jericho and Owens talk about getting Strowman on their side that they can use him. Jericho walks into Strowman’s locker room aggressive while Owens is nice. Strowman asked if he is going to be on Jericho’s list again. Owens said that they’re glad that Strowman is on their team. Strowman said that he is on Team Braun.
Tag Team Match: The Shining Stars vs. Golden Truth.
R-Truth and Epico started things off. R-Truth knocked him down and hit a leg drop for 2. Epico backed him into the corner and Primo was tagged in. Primo hit a drop kick. Moments later, R-Truth fought back and got the hot tag to Goldust, who hit a series of moves. Primo tried to give him a timeshare and then rolled him up for the win.
Winners: The Shining Stars
Michael Coel introduces the RAW Women’s team for Survivor Series, which is Charlotte Flair and Nia Jax. They both walk down to the ring and Jax told her that she doesn’t work for Flair. Cole then introduces Alicia Fox. Fox said that she could be civil at Survivor Series with Jax. Fox said that Team RAW is a survivor. Cole brings out Bayley. Bayley tried to cut a promo, but the crowd started chanting. Bayley said that she is ready for Survivor Series and said that the match could play out in various ways. Charlotte introduces Dana Brooke, but Cole mentioned that Brooke is not on the team, but Sasha Banks and she walks down to the ring. This set up a tag team match.
Six-Woman Tag Team Match: Bayley, Sasha Banks, and Alicia Fox vs. Charlotte Flair, Dana Brooke, and Nia Jax.
The match starts off with Jax and Fox. Jax threw her down and tagged in Flair, who hit a snap mare then a headlock. Banks got the hot tag and tossed the heels to the floor. Back in the ring, Banks put Brooke in a facelock, but Brooke dragged into her corner and tagged in Jax, who issued a splash. Banks put the kicks to Jax, but Jax knocked her down with a tackle.
We’re back with Jax in control of Banks. Flair was tagged in and worked over Banks with knee strikes. Bayley got the hot tag and hit a series of strikes. Bayley used the middle rope on Flair and then a spear in the corner. Jax took out Fox. Flair accidentally kicked Jax and Bayley pinned Jax.
Winners: Bayley, Sasha Banks, and Alicia Fox
Rollins was doing a promo in the back, but Strowman interrupted and told him that he would snap him like a limb.
Lana introduces Rusev for the following match.
Singles Match: Sami Zayn vs. Rusev.
Rusev attacked Zayn right out of the gate and hit him with a series of kicks. Zayn tossed him to the floor.
We’re back with Zayn hitting a crossbody to Rusev. Zayn went for a back suplex, but Rusev blocked it. Rusev caught him with a head kick for 2. Rusev missed a splash in the corner but rebounded with a big boot for 2. Zayn hit his finisher for the win.
Zayn will face Dolph Ziggler for the WWE Intercontinental Title at Survivor Series.
Fatal 5-Way Match: Kevin Owens vs. Braun Strowman vs. Chris Jericho vs. Seth Rollins vs. Roman Reigns.
All five starts brawling. Strowman knocked Reigns down with an elbow. Rollins started hitting Strowman with a kendo stick.
We’re back with the other four Superstars attacking Strowman. Things break down in the ring with Reigns and Rollins standing alone in the ring. Reigns and Rollins went to the floor and was about to powerbomb Strowman through a table, but Jericho and Owens attack them from behind. Reigns fought back and hit a Superman punch to Strowman. Owens tossed Reigns into the barricade and then into the steel steps. Rollins powerbomb Jericho through a table that Strowman was laying on. Rollins tossed Owens back in the ring, and Owens kneed him in the face. Owens was kicked in the face by Rollins for 2. Rollins went to the top rope and missed a frog splash. Owens went for the powerbomb, but Rollins blocked and hit the Pedigree. Jericho pulled out of the referee. Rollins took out Jericho with a dive. Back in the ring, Rollins missed a knee strike and Jericho went for the Walls, but Rollins blocked and kicked him in the head. Rollins with a Pedigree to Jericho. Owens super kicked Rollins and Reigns hit Owens with a superman punch. Reigns fell out of the ring, Owens fell on Jericho and got the win.
Owens celebrated in the ring to close the show.
Thanks for watching along and we will see you next time.